Why is there no smoking in Gears 5?…

Enlarge / Don't expect any more cigar-chomping characters to show up in the Gears games going forward. The upcoming Gears 5 will not feature any on-screen depictions or references to smoking, according to the developers…

Ars is hiring a technology reporter

Getty / Aurich LawsonArs Technica seeks a Technology Reporter with deep expertise in GPUs, CPUs, systems architecture, storage innovations, networking, and other consumer-focused hardware. The Technology Reporter will report to the Senior Reviews Editor and…