Thursday July 20-th, 2017

North American International Auto Show kicks off in Detroit North American International Auto Show kicks off in Detroit

General Motors added another feather in it's cap. Ford, after insisting throughout the presidential campaign that its plans for Mexico were set in stone, has now handed Trump two gift-wrapped victories since the election. Barring any significant p...

Oldman, Le Bon pay tribute to Bowie on 70th birth anniversary

According to The Guardian , charity concert was held yesterday at Brixton Academy in London to celebrate Bowie's birthday. Even without the events that immediately followed, the album received critical acclaim and was cited as some of Bowie's "oddes...

Feds Arrest Volkswagen Exec Alleging Conspiracy and Fraud

Liang agreed to cooperate with investigations in the us and Germany, making him a valuable resource to uncover information about the participation of higher-ranking VW officials. Details of the actual settlement are unclear, but the Justice Departmen...

NY mayor proposes a new voting system

Additionally, an automatic voter registration would proposed in efforts to streamline DMV services by automatically sending voters' information used in a DMV application directly to the County Board of Elections. "The opposition to this is going to b...

Newfound Asteroid Gives Earth a Close Shave

Slooh also said that the asteroid did not only cross earth, but also crossed Venus. Asteroid 2017 AG13 closely passed by Earth on January 9. "This is moving very quickly, very nearby to us", Eric Edelman, an astronomer with Slooh , said dur...

'Carpool Karaoke' EP Previews Difference Between James Corden Segment, Apple Music Series

Corden had no comment on that show, but when asked by a reporter about other " Late Late Show " bits that could be turned into longer-form TV, Corden revealed that there was "quite a bidding war" for his Emoji News. "One is made as a bit on a talk ...

Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace revealed - but it's just a Tiguan in the USA

The U.S. -spec 2018 Tiguan is closely related to the model sold in Europe. In the United States, this is the only version of the VW Tiguan that will be offered, but here we're getting the Allspace name attached to this longer version that's been ex...

Binary star system predicted to merge & explode in five years

This kind of event, called a luminous red nova, has only been observed a few times, and for a few months should shine brightly in the heavens, even to the naked eye. It wasn't until 2008 that astronomers were able to catch their first glimpse of a ...

The Kia Stinger GT Is A 360bhp, RWD Sports Saloon The Kia Stinger GT Is A 360bhp, RWD Sports Saloon

From the side and rear, there are echoes of Maserati and Audi (makes sense - Kia design chief Peter Schreyer had a long stint there), though it took us until now to realize that the Stinger's kinked glass is shared across the Kia lineup; It's the...

Enormous iceberg set to break off Antarctic coast

The ice block now separating from Larsen C contains about 10 percent of its mass, and would be among the 10 largest break-offs ever recorded, Luckman said . During the last Antarctic winter, the rift averaged about three miles per month of growth. ...

Apple tipped to launch trio of new iPads in second quarter Apple tipped to launch trio of new iPads in second quarter

The tech behemoth will probably unveil the trio sometime in Q2 2017. The company will release a second generation of the 12.9-inch iPad with an A10X chip from TSMC. Other big changes to the iPad family might include new OLED displays, Kuo of KGI Se...

Trump warns Toyota on Mexican auto plan

Toyota president Akio Toyoda said in Japan on Thursday that the carmaker has no immediate plans to curb production in Mexico, preferring to wait until after Trump's January 20 inauguration before deciding whether to make any changes. Japanese automak...

Astronauts Wrap Up Preps for Friday Spacewalk

The International Space Station got a power upgrade today when spacewalkers hooked three new lithium-ion batteries into the electrical system. For example, Kimbrough's flight navigator, Peggy Whitson, spent nearly 48 hours outside the command module,...

Earth, Moon Photographed From Mars

The picture we see of the Earth and our moon staring back at us is eerily reminiscent of the famous "pale blue dot" image of Earth that was captured by the Voyager 1 probe in 1990 and showed us what Earth looked like from 3.7 billion miles away.

How Did Kyle Korver Trade Cause Blazers' Trade? How Did Kyle Korver Trade Cause Blazers' Trade?

Korver is one of the best 3-point shooters in league history and experienced something of a career renaissance during his stint in Atlanta. While the details of the trade have not been finalized nor announced by the league, Korver didn't play agai...

United States auto sales near record highs in 2016

For December 2016, the USA automobile industry notched a new record peak as more generous discounts, strong light-truck demand and solid gains from General Motors , Honda and Nissan led light-vehicle sales to an all-time high. and Nissan Motor Co. p...

FAA Gives SpaceX Approval; Relaunch Postponed To Monday

Under those regulations, the company itself, not the government, is in charge of investigating any launch mishaps. The go-ahead came in the form of a launch license issued today by the Federal Aviation Administration for SpaceX's launch of ...

NJ still tops list of states losing residents NJ still tops list of states losing residents

And the winners? South Dakota had the biggest share of inbound moves, followed by Vermont , Oregon , Idaho, and SC. Nevada also fell from third to fourth place among states in the Pacific and Mountain West, behind Oregon , Idaho and Washing...

Girl who ordered dollhouse from 'Alexa' donates it to Dallas hospital Girl who ordered dollhouse from 'Alexa' donates it to Dallas hospital

Eventually, anyone with an Amazon Echo at home and SYNC 3 compatibility in their Ford automobile will be able to communicate with Alexa in-car as well as at home. The great thing about this, aside from the fact that you can do so much more than j...

Scientists Trace the Origins Of Radio Waves To A Distant Galaxy Scientists Trace the Origins Of Radio Waves To A Distant Galaxy

This impressive cosmic radio flasher has somewhat humble origin. A composite image of FRB 121102 , located in a dim and distant host galaxy. Researchers in London have concluded that the source of some odd and very quick flashes of light, first ...

Razer presents the world's first laptop with three monitors Razer presents the world's first laptop with three monitors

Based on Razer Blade Pro, Project Valerie has three 17.3-inch 4K displays, with the two extra displays mechanically sliding out of the main screen. Project Valerie neat deployment mechanism that slides out screens in their right place. "The compl...

NASA to launch two new asteroid missions in coming years

Lucy and Psyche were part of five proposed missions that Nasa looked into. The Lucy project will investigate the Trojan asteroids, which share an orbit with Jupiter, while Psyche will journey to the asteroid belt to study a huge, metallic astero...

NASA Picks Potential $188M Mission to Explore Black Holes, Cosmic X-Rays' Polarization NASA Picks Potential $188M Mission to Explore Black Holes, Cosmic X-Rays' Polarization

The new mission was selected by NASA's Astrophysics Explorers program , which is designed to create more frequent access to space for astronomers, particularly in small and medium mission types. The IXPE mission will send three telescopes to analy...

The Man-made Climate Change is Real, New Evidence Reveals The Man-made Climate Change is Real, New Evidence Reveals

Meteorologist Anthony Watts noted Hausfather's study only goes up to 2015 , when El Nino pumped up ocean temperatures. But this recent study , conducted by the University of California, Berkeley and Berkeley Earth and soon to be published as ...

Mobile Dropping Fees and Surcharges, Not Raising Prices Mobile Dropping Fees and Surcharges, Not Raising Prices

The second rule is "You Shouldn't Have to Pay for What You Don't Use", and to this end the Uncarrier has introduced " KickBack " on the T-Mobile ONE plan. That makes every T-Mobile press conference an event, and anticipation was running high in advan...

Washington Post Admits To Washington Post Admits To "Fake News" Story On Russian Hacking

This kind of monitoring was nothing new, Lunderville said . "On Thursday, the Department of Homeland Security released new information regarding various websites and other items that they said we should be looking for, and they said it was linked to ...

Honor 6X: P9's dual camera trickery goes budget Honor 6X: P9's dual camera trickery goes budget

And now, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Huawei's keeping a good thing going with a new Honor phone bound for worldwide waters - the Honor 6X . The cameras can focus in as low as 0.3 seconds thanks to Phase Detection Autofocus Tec...

Eurozone December CPI Inflation Rate Hits 39-Month High At 1.1% Eurozone December CPI Inflation Rate Hits 39-Month High At 1.1%

The ECB has for years been cutting interest rates and printing money to try and get inflation back up to 2%. Data overnight also showed a strong end of year for euro area busines activity, with the bloc's final composite PMI climbing to 54.4 last m...

Mobileye NV (MBLY) Stock Soars on Autonomous Vehicle Test Mobileye NV (MBLY) Stock Soars on Autonomous Vehicle Test

In related news, Intel announced Intel GO In-Vehicle Development Platforms for Automated Driving, which is specifically tailored for the self-driving technology market in that it's highly scalable and created to meet the high compute demands of ...

Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof: 'I do not regret what I did' Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof: 'I do not regret what I did'

In federal court Wednesday, and acting as his own attorney, Dylann Roof spoke at length publicly for the first time since being convicted of murderous hate crimes over the 2015 deaths of nine black churchgoers in Charleston. Assistant US Attorney N...

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): Tesla Motors Releases New Pictures of its Gigafactory Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): Tesla Motors Releases New Pictures of its Gigafactory

Tesla's giant battery factory in Nevada, US, has rumbled into life and started producing the battery cells that will be built into the firm's future electric cars. " Tesla's mission is to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy thro...

Rosie O'Donnell writes possible tweet against Donald Trump Rosie O'Donnell writes possible tweet against Donald Trump

In the article shared by the 54-year-old telvision personality, Hurt claimed Trump kicked him off the golf course at Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, Florida, last week because the businessman wasn't happy with the biographer's book....

Lenovo Unveils Gaming Laptop Series Called Lenovo Unveils Gaming Laptop Series Called "Legion"

They're getting started at CES with one gaming laptop that weighs about five pounds and another that combines a 4k display with Dolby Atmos sound. Nvidia 10-series laptop GPUs are quite a step up from 9M-series GPUs, although the 1060 is still one ...

Tesla Falls Short Of Delivery Estimates Due To Production Problems

Is 2017 the year Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) motors higher once more ... or will TSLA stock crash and burn? While looking at the Stock's Performance, Tesla Motors, Inc. Tesla vehicle deliveries represent only one measure of the company's fina...

Nintendo Switch DESTROYS PS4 and Xbox One in 2016 Nintendo Switch DESTROYS PS4 and Xbox One in 2016

Nintendo Switch could take the battle to PS4 and Xbox One, as Nintendo scores a major victory against its rivals. Apparently, by the end of this year, Nintendo internet searches were more than that of the Xbox One and PS4 combined. And now, in an in...

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