Hyundai unveils walking concept vehicle Elevate at CES 2019

The legs, which can lock in any position, even fold up under the body, so on roads the Elevate can drive along on its wheels like a normal auto. It combines the technology found in electric cars and robots, allowing it to travel across hard terrain, ... More..

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Departures halted at London's Heathrow Airport due to drone sighting
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Departures halted at London's Heathrow Airport due to drone sighting

The airport in West London is the businest in the United Kingdom, as well as being the second businest airport in the world in terms of worldwide passenger traffic. He also told Parliament the police will be ...More..

Elon Musk Says Tesla is Breaking Ground on Shanghai Gigafactory
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Elon Musk Says Tesla is Breaking Ground on Shanghai Gigafactory

Cheaper Model 3 versions will be produced in Shanghai for the Chinese market amid a pinched auto market and Chinese automakers such as BYD and Geely building their own electric vehicles. Domestic production...More..

Apple's CES OOH Message Makes Privacy Clear 01/08/2019
by | Tuesday, January 08, 2019

Apple's CES OOH Message Makes Privacy Clear 01/08/2019

The massive billboard isn't far from the convention center where CES takes place, so it will doubtlessly be seen by thousands of attendees, as well as companies showing off their wares. For both startups and ...More..

Trump says government workers hurt by shutdown can
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Trump says government workers hurt by shutdown can "make adjustments"

He also said that he should not have to lower his demand for $US5.6 billion, though he said he understood the impact the impasse was having on affected federal workers struggling to pay their bills. "A see-th...More..

China protests over USA warship sighting as trade talks start
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

China protests over USA warship sighting as trade talks start

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping in December agreed to put on hold a spiraling trade dispute of tit-for-tat import tariffs on hundreds of billions worth of goods. And an editoria...More..

Would Apple ever do something like this? Unrealistic iPhone XI renders?
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Would Apple ever do something like this? Unrealistic iPhone XI renders?

The flash is aligned with the third sensor, but seems to have no spatial relationship to anything: it's off the center of the curve of the camera patch. The flash LED and a microphone hole sandwich the third ve...More..

Tesla to break ground on Shanghai factory
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

Tesla to break ground on Shanghai factory

The suit also seeks to subpoena the New York Times, Business Insider and Gizmodo, which all spoke with Musk or Banks about the events surrounding Musk's tweet. A local plant will help Tesla lower prices in th...More..

China cuts banks' reserve ratio to ratchet up support for 2019
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

China cuts banks' reserve ratio to ratchet up support for 2019

The cut in banks' reserve requirement ratios is the fifth such move over the past year as the economy also faces mounting pressure from US tariffs. The central bank said this will help expand coverage of its ...More..

LA suing IBM-owned Weather Channel over user location tracking
by | Monday, January 07, 2019

LA suing IBM-owned Weather Channel over user location tracking

He added, "Think how Orwellian it feels to live in a world where a private company is tracking potentially every place you go, every minute of every day". you are going to have some problems". The Weather Chann...More..

Piers Morgan Attacks Greggs for Releasing Vegan Sausage Roll
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Piers Morgan Attacks Greggs for Releasing Vegan Sausage Roll

The roll arrived in 950 stores across the country yesterday is being sold at £1. Laura said: "We were absolutely gutted, we went to Strood, The Pentagon, Chatham High Street and none of them were selling them...More..

Armagh couple win life-changing £115m in New Year's EuroMillions jackpot
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Armagh couple win life-changing £115m in New Year's EuroMillions jackpot

Her husband Patrick Connolly, 54, added: "I've got a wonderful wife, a wonderful family and wonderful friends, so this is the icing on the cake". "We are quite level-headed people; we are not overly extravaga...More..

Volvo Polestar 2, Tesla Model 3 range, self-driving Lexus
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Volvo Polestar 2, Tesla Model 3 range, self-driving Lexus

The auto will go into production shortly after the long-range hybrid Polestar 1 , which will enter production later this year. The teaser image doesn't show much, except for the handsome sweeping lines of th...More..

Canada's unemployment rate sticks at 43-year low of 5.6 per cent
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Canada's unemployment rate sticks at 43-year low of 5.6 per cent

The Bank of Canada has been watching wage growth ahead of its rate decisions as it tries to determine how well-indebted households can absorb higher borrowing costs. "Without bottom-up wage pressure, further mo...More..

Marriott says fewer guests affected in Starwood hack
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Marriott says fewer guests affected in Starwood hack

Hotel megachain Marriott International has gone into further detail on the cyber-raid on its reservation database, including the number of payment cards and passport details siphoned off by hackers. The hotel...More..

Apple cuts earnings forecast
by | Sunday, January 06, 2019

Apple cuts earnings forecast

That figure is more than 7 percent lower than Apple's previous forecast of $89 billion to $93 billion, which it issued at the end of its fiscal 2018. When Apple sales started falling in China in 2016, Appl...More..

Giant tuna fetches record $3.1 million in auction at Japan´s new market
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Giant tuna fetches record $3.1 million in auction at Japan´s new market

The record price - which equates to about $5,000 a pound - is more than double the previous high set in 2013, according to Masayuki Fukuda, an official in charge of trading operations at the Tokyo market. In pr...More..

BC housing market shows signs of moderation: assessment agency
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

BC housing market shows signs of moderation: assessment agency

That is a 1.9 per cent decrease from the 54,655 homes listed in 2017 and a 6.9 per cent decrease from the 57,596 homes listed in 2016. However, some non-urban areas' detached markets remained relatively robust,...More..

Powell says he would not resign as Fed chair if Trump asked
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Powell says he would not resign as Fed chair if Trump asked

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Friday moved to ease concerns in financial markets, saying that while USA economic momentum is solid, the central bank is sensitive to the risks highlighted by invest...More..

Filing Taxes during Government Shutdown
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Filing Taxes during Government Shutdown

And while some of the lights may still be on in the building, the agency is now operating with only 12.5% of its workforce, or fewer than 10,000 federal employees. "You still owe the money by April 15th", Knuff...More..

Impeachment? Trump Says He's Too Successful for That
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Impeachment? Trump Says He's Too Successful for That

On Thursday night, House Democrats passed legislation to fund eight closed departments through September 30, and the Department of Homeland Security through February 8. "I'm realistic, not optimistic", he added...More..

USA stocks rally after strong jobs data, dovish Fed comments
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

USA stocks rally after strong jobs data, dovish Fed comments

A new jobs report on Friday showed U.S. employers added more than 300,000 jobs in December - well above expectations. The Federal Reserve, which has raised interest rates four times in 2018, is likely to pu...More..

What Tim Cook left out about China in Apple's revenue guidance
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

What Tim Cook left out about China in Apple's revenue guidance

Blaming mostly macro headwinds, he failed to admit the launch of new iPhones haven't successfully lured consumers and acknowledge growing competition from domestic players. And market data has shown that the c...More..

Here's What Analysts Are Saying About Apple's Slowing iPhone Sales
by | Saturday, January 05, 2019

Here's What Analysts Are Saying About Apple's Slowing iPhone Sales

In some developed markets, iPhone upgrades also were not as strong as we thought they would be. The announcement caused Apple to temporarily halt trading in its shares, and when the stock resumed trading ...More..

RBI scales down printing of ₹2,000 note to minimum: Finance Ministry official
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

RBI scales down printing of ₹2,000 note to minimum: Finance Ministry official

It has been made a decision to limit the printing of 2,000 currency notes to minimum. The Rs 2,000 note was introduced in November 2016 after the Narendra Modi-led government demonetised Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 d...More..

U.S. Seeks to Patch Trade Relations With China
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

U.S. Seeks to Patch Trade Relations With China

If made, it will be very comprehensive, covering all subjects, areas and points of dispute. Trump sent his own congratulatory message in return, saying that it was his priority to promote constructive relatio...More..

Passengers fall ill on Frontier flight from Cleveland to Tampa
by | Friday, January 04, 2019

Passengers fall ill on Frontier flight from Cleveland to Tampa

When the plane from Cleveland landed today, passengers were held on board for an hour. Airport spokeswoman Michele Dynia said it's unknown if the passengers drank from the fountains in Terminal A but they w...More..

Man attacks employee at St. Pete McDonald's, gets pummeled
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Man attacks employee at St. Pete McDonald's, gets pummeled

James told Atlanta Black Star that Taylor, now in jail and facing battery charges, "grew enraged and started cursing" at her when she tried to explain that customers must request straws . As soon as Biandudi...More..

Cathay Pacific to honour cheap business-class tickets sold in error
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

Cathay Pacific to honour cheap business-class tickets sold in error

Cathay Pacific accidentally sold first and business-class tickets for a fraction of their normal prices. A business-class return ticket to NY from Vietnam's Da Nang costs around $16 000 for travel in July...More..

New year, new minimum-wage rate as of January 1, 2019
by | Thursday, January 03, 2019

New year, new minimum-wage rate as of January 1, 2019

South Dakota is one of 20 states that are raising minimum wages for 2019. Volunteer firefighters in NY state are eligible for accidental disability and death benefits through Workers' Compensation if they are...More..