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Porsche: 6 billion Euros for electric vehicle development

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The purely electric Mission E sports vehicle has a system power of 600 hp, meaning that it is estimated to require fewer than 3.5 seconds to sprint from 0 to 100 km/h. It will offer a range of 500 kilometers (311 miles) in the NEDC. The goal is to construct 400 rapid charging stations across the major European traffic routes by 2020. Read More »

SpaceX launches its Falcon Heavy rocket and puts a Tesla in space

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SpaceX was the first company to successfully launch and land a booster rocket - the Falcon 9 - that was sent into space . But let's not mince words: holy sh*t, was the launch an incredible thing to witness. An initial test flight was set to take place in 2013, but was delayed by 5 years due to structural challenges. "That was awesome", a SpaceX commentator said roughly five minutes into the launch. Read More »

Notts County boss Nolan gutted after Swansea thumping

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Swansea City completed an impressive 8-1 win in the FA Cup , achieving the record of their biggest ever win in the competition. Huddersfield was another victor in the fourth-round replays on Tuesday, beating second-tier Birmingham 4-1 after extra time to set up a last-16 meeting with Manchester United _ three days after losing at Old Trafford in the Premier League. Read More »

Apple overtakes Samsung on the smartphones market in Q4 2017

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With consumers showing no strong desire to upgrade to more expensive new flagship devices, both China and the USA - the world's largest and third-largest smartphone markets - saw a decline in the last quarter, leading to a 6.3% year-on-year drop in total shipment volume in the quarter, according to IDC . Read More »

Release of Republican memo fuels Trump, FBI distrust

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Representative Devin Nunes , the committee's Republican chairman who commissioned the Republican memo , declined comment. At the same time , the memo confirms that the investigation into potential Trump links to Russian Federation actually began several months earlier, and was "triggered" by information involving a different campaign aide. Read More »

Apple mulls refunds for battery replacement on old iPhones

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Hogan said Apple is "seeing strong demand" for the discounted battery replacements so far. However, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that customer satisfaction has been "off the charts" for iPhone X . In the same earnings report , Apple showed why, even as the iPhone matures, the company as a whole will be just fine though. "Specifically, the iOS 10.2.1 ReadMe notes said that this update 'also improves power management during peak workloads to avoid unexpected shutdowns on iPhone", the Apple ... Read More »

Broadcom raises offer for rival Qualcomm to US$82 a share

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In addition to raising the value of its bid, Broadcom is said to be enticing Qualcomm to go along with the acquisition by raising the value of the break-up fee, which is normally 3% to 4% of the total size of a transaction. The increase, though, is coming entirely in Broadcom shares, which may indicate that Broadcom simply can't raise the funds to increase the cash element of its offer on the open market. Read More »

Deepika Padukone reveals details about her next with Irrfan Khan

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I think Padmaavat is Shahid's first costume drama and a costume drama has its own set of unique challenges which I had faced during Bajirao Mastani and it takes some time to get adapted to it. "It's such a pleasure to play somebody who is not only vulnerable, delicate, regal, grace personified and pure, but also who is fearless and stands up for what is right at every stage and has absolutely no fear in doing so". Read More »

Nintendo finally puts to rest the Toad hat vs. head debate

We grew up playing the game, watching Nintendo cereal commercials, and being scarred by the live-action, "Super Mario Bros". And, of course, does the character Toad from Super Mario Odyssey wear a hat, or is that just his head? Some fans are glad to know the reality of Toad's anatomy, but many people aren't so hot on the idea of Toad's mushroomy head being a part of his actual body, especially considering a Mario cartoon from the '80s imagined the mushroom cap as a hat. Read More »

DayZ Releasing on Xbox Game Preview This Year

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The PUBG Xbox One S bundle includes the console with a 1TB hard drive, an Xbox Wireless Controller, a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial, and a full-game download of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds . Microsoft today revealed a brand new Xbox One S bundle that includes the worldwide phenomenon, PlayUnknown's Battlegrounds. 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial so you can discover over 100 Xbox One games across three generations of games. Read More »

Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Cut to "Sell" at Vetr

About 125,191 shares traded. Vetr downgraded shares of Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report released on Monday, January 29th. Jefferies maintained Activision Blizzard , Inc. (NYSE:WGO) rating on Monday, August 14. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 24 by Credit Suisse. Read More »

Twitter account of Anupam Kher, Swapan Dasgupta hacked

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Anupam Kher's account seems to be up and running again, after being temporarily inaccessible. Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher's twitter account has been hacked. "So opened it. Have spoken to twitter already". Dasgupta's account was also compromised. On January 22, Ayyildiz Tim targeted the Twitter account of former Milwaukee County sheriff David Clarke, a supporter of Trump, following a string of attacks on conservative media personalities in the US. Read More »

Microsoft to Discontinue Windows 10 S in Favor of Simplified 'S Mode'

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Windows 10 Home users, for example, will be able to switch off S mode for free. In truth, under the skin Windows 10 S was always a locked down version of Windows 10 Pro, but the new development came to light during a Bugbash held over the weekend in which testing of the lockdown process was held for Home, according to Neowin . Read More »

Capcom Vancouver lays off staff, Dead Rising reduced in scope

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But it doesn't appear that employees are the only victim here, as Dead Rising could be quite different with its next iteration. Most importantly, it still remains a sadistically fun game to play. So, like we've mentioned, the layoffs aren't just about restructuring the company, but also to help reign the project in a bit. As for the poor, unnamed game that got canceled, don't weep for it too much. Read More »

Honor - Design and Display

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Its very much on-trend 5.65-inch, 2160x1080, 18:9 FHD+ display is actually very close to 21:9, with Honor designing the screen thus to grant users a movie-like widescreen experience. It's nothing new, as HTC introduced this style of camera setup back in 2014 with the introduction of the HTC One M8 , but it's good to see the technology make its way round the other side, and on a phone with a more attractive price tag. Read More »

TVS Ntorq 125 cc Automatic Scooter Launched, Price - Rs 58750

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With the official unveiling just hours away now, here's what you should expect from the upcoming TVS 125 cc scooter. "It is a great addition to our scooter portfolio". There are also LED turn indicators and LED tail lamp that gives it a premium touch. The company has spent about ₹100 crore in developing the Ntorq 125 and creating capacity at the plant. Read More »

Google to roll out camera updates for Pixel 2 devices

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For most of its life, the photography-focused processor has been devoted to improving photos taken through Google's own applications, offering HDR+ technology for the Pixel camera app. We wanted to make sure we improved on all aspects - not only image quality, but performance and power. (R) Image With HDR+ and Pixel Visual Core . Best of all, any app could gain access to Google's magnificent homegrown silicon, provided that the developers follow Google's guidelines in adding Visual Core ... Read More »

HTC U12 shows up in live photos

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But, in a very interesting new report, it has now been alleged that HTC showcased the flagship smartphone during a 5G event held by a local carrier in Taiwan. So it's still a mystery whether it will be announced as HTC U12 or something else. Chances are that the fingerprint scanner will be on the back of the phone unless HTC has managed to implement the fingerprint scanner under the display like the Vivo smartphone. Read More »

Android Nougat dethrones Marshmallow to become Google's most popular OS

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In the February distribution numbers, Android 7.0/7.1 is finally on top, while Oreo continues its very slow ascent. According to a report by NDTV Gadgets 360, Google has released the Android distribution chart for February 2018 and Android Nougat now comprises 28.5 percent of the overall market share and Android Marshmallow stands at 28.1 percent. Read More »

Amtrak Train was Braking in Final Seconds Before Crash, NTSB Says

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The normal signals - which are similar to traffic lights - that are created to warn engineers of approaching danger were shut off during the time of the accident , he said. Regulators have demanded the implementation of positive train control for decades, and the technology is now in place in the Northeast, but railroads that operate tracks used by Amtrak elsewhere in the US have won repeated extensions from the government. Read More »

'Call of Duty' Rumor: Black Ops 4 to Come Out This Year

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The Switch version will support DLC, HD Rumble and motion controls. Again this shouldn't be that huge of a shock but it's is a big deal that a Nintendo Switch version is coming which says Activision is excited to work with the ground-breaking hybrid system. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 3S And Redmi 3S Prime Receives MIUI 9.2 Update

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The previous generation, Redmi Note 4 features a 5-inch HD display with a 2.5D curved glass. Though the company hasn't made any official announcement yet, several recent leaks hint share details on design and specifications. Recently, there have been a few leaks regarding the Redmi Note 5 and it appears that the device could come in two variants. But regardless of the number of variants, the move to the all-new 18:9 FullHD+ display, coupled with improved specs is sure to bring Xiaomi ... Read More »