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Ford, DHL deliver new electric van

Ford, DHL deliver new electric van The StreetScooter Work XL is based off a Ford Transit chassis fitted with a battery-electric drivetrain from Deutsche Post. Deutsche Post said it would consider broadening an electric van alliance with USA carmaker Ford after teaming up to put zero-emissions delivery vans on the road. [Full Article...]

Leaked images claim to show 'Apple OLED TV' at secret testing facility

Leaked images claim to show 'Apple OLED TV' at secret testing facility The original Weibo posting claims that the device's display is about "60 inches, and it'll sport a narrow design with a metal body". Two of the leaked photos seem to be from a closed-circuit TV screen that's displaying front and rear camera views of the Apple TV set as it rests on a rotating desk, with connecting cables going down to the floor. [Full Article...]

Google's voice dictation tech now supports Armenian and 30 more languages

Google's voice dictation tech now supports Armenian and 30 more languages This feature will probably be available across Google products and can be helpful for products like auto Audio Captioning on YouTube . With this update, searching for stuff on your phone in these eight languages will get easier and faster. [Full Article...]

Google Improves Collab Tools in Sheets, Slides, and Docs

Google Improves Collab Tools in Sheets, Slides, and Docs Select File Version history Name current version. Google is also adding the ability to view a "clean" version of any document, without any editing marks on it. Google launched five examples of this in the general template gallery, including a mutual non-disclosure agreement (NDA) template, which lets you quickly create an NDA and collect signatures using the DocuSign add-on for Docs. [Full Article...]

Deadline for Google Lunar X Prize Moon Race Extended Through March 2018

Deadline for Google Lunar X Prize Moon Race Extended Through March 2018 These teams now have until March 31, 2018 to complete the mission. The second place team will win a $5 million purse. The competition offers $20 million to whatever private group can land a robot on the surface of the moon, get it to travel 500 meters on the lunar surface , and send back high-resolution images to the Earth and it was supposed to have a victor this year. [Full Article...]

Maersk defies analysts with unexpected loss, yet shares gain

Maersk defies analysts with unexpected loss, yet shares gain That prompted system shutdowns that meant several of its shipping terminals across the world were unable to operate. "The profit was $490 million higher than the same quarter previous year, based on higher rates". The boost was mainly driven by a 22-percent increase in the average freight rate, and partly by a 1.7-percent increase in volumes, according to the report. [Full Article...]

We Happy Few Retail Release Date Revealed

We Happy Few Retail Release Date Revealed Those who do pre-order will also receive a little bonus, with a 15 percent discount off the general version of the game, as well as a special Jolly Brolly in-game parasol weapon. It's certainly exciting that We Happy Few has an actual date as to when it will officially be completed next year, and Compulsion Games is also set to thank fans who have been playing it since its Early Access and Game ... [Full Article...]

A Vicious Vegetarian Dinosaur?

A Vicious Vegetarian Dinosaur? A odd-looking vegetarian dinosaur named Chilesaurus could be the "missing link" between the plant eaters and meat eaters of its time, researchers report. Usually dinosaurs in this group share two main features: a bird-like hip structure and a beak-like arrangement for eating. The inverted hips allow for larger, more complex digestive systems which enabled larger plant-eaters to evolve. [Full Article...]

Bethesda's Prey is getting a free trial on Xbox One and PC

Bethesda's Prey is getting a free trial on Xbox One and PC So you can now splurge a lesser amount of money on a game that's still great, and experience it for yourself. Bethesda announced that new Prey trials are available for PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. You must survive using the tools found on the station, your wits, weapons, and mind-bending abilities. It's up to you to uncover the mysteries of Talos I and safeguard the world from the Typhon t... [Full Article...]

Google Home voice calling is rolling out in the USA and Canada

Google Home voice calling is rolling out in the USA and Canada If you're still clinging onto your landline, you might as well throw it out right now. And to get a bit insane: If you've got Google Home set up to recognize different voices, your wife/husband/kids can say, "OK Google, call my mom" - and it should dial up the respectively correct mom. [Full Article...]

Engineers Charge Ahead on Zinc-Air Batteries

Engineers Charge Ahead on Zinc-Air Batteries The researchers think they can "produce a family of hybrid materials" instead of using precious metals. Those catalysts are also rather cheaper than platinum or iridium, suggesting the possibility of cheaper zinc-air kit in future. In a press release today, the team explained that previous efforts to create rechargeable zinc-air batteries have failed due to a lack of suitable electrocatalysts. [Full Article...]

Lebanon scraps controversial rape law after campaign

Lebanon scraps controversial rape law after campaign Rights groups hope the momentum now flows to Arab countries with similar provisions such as Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait and Syria. A proposal to repeal Article 522 of the penal code - which deals with rape, assault, kidnapping and forced marriage - was introduced previous year and approved by a parliamentary committee in February. [Full Article...]

Rock of Ages 2: Bigger & Boulder August Release Date Set in Stone

Rock of Ages 2: Bigger & Boulder August Release Date Set in Stone Rock of Ages 2 will be $15 and, on PS4 and Steam , you'll be able to get a $20 bundle that includes the original, the sequel, and some minor DLC like the Smiley Boulder. The sequel introduces new co-op and competitive online play features, and improved physics and destructible environments, as well as some new DLC content. [Full Article...]

BT to remove half of the UK's remaining telephone boxes

But, the booths are still used by people who can't afford mobile phones, and in emergencies. In addition, the telephone boxes are increasingly expensive to maintain and fix considering decreasing usage by the public. Numerous iconic red telephone boxes which have become synonymous with the U.K, are set to be removed from unused sites around the country. Back in 1992 before the proliferation ... [Full Article...]

EI du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) Announces Earnings Results

The stock declined 0.61% or $0.17 reaching $27.6 per share. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown -6.1%, while the company's earnings per share has grown -3.4%. Beacon Tru accumulated 17,194 shares or 0.21% of the stock. Financial Architects has an ownership of 1,292 stocks of the basic materials firms shares valued $103,000 after scooping up an extra 199 shares through out the p... [Full Article...]

RiverPark Advisors LLC Cuts Position in Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA)

RiverPark Advisors LLC Cuts Position in Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCA) Gateway Investment Advisers LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Liberty Media Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $214,000. The firm owned 16,930 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 1,280 shares during the period. [Full Article...]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A spotted on TENAA, specs revealed

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A spotted on TENAA, specs revealed On the software front, the smartphone is likely to run Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box with Xiaomi's MIUI 8 on top, which is surprising considering Xiaomi has already launched MIUI 9 last month. Backed by a 4100mAh battery, the Redmi Note 4 also comes with an IR blaster and the Mi remote control app. The primary camera has been slashed from the previously available 16MP snapper on its pre... [Full Article...]

AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 scarcely available

AMD Radeon RX Vega 64 scarcely available Unfortunately, AMD has no control over individual retail pricing, so it looks like Vega is going to be stuck at these higher prices for some time as long as they keep selling. Of course, this could be a general stock issue, because the Vega 64 has shot up in price across all online retailers in the United Kingdom, with most outlets now pitching around the £550 mark (around $710, AU$900); and it'... [Full Article...]

Resources for the North American Total Solar Eclipse of 2017

The total eclipse will cross 14 states, from OR to SC, on a viewing path about 70 miles wide. "Watch the shadows of the trees for projections of the eclipse". "Don't get your eyes damaged this eclipse", Gillihan said. Beneath a path about 70 miles wide, stretching from OR to SC, the sun will be completely hidden by the moon. [Full Article...]

Solar eclipse: Wear proper glasses - or risk eye damage

It would also be visible in the Horn of Africa, the Arabian peninsula, southern Pakistan, parts of China, Taiwan. People in a 70 mile wide path will experience totality or a full solar eclipse . The path of totality is a relatively thin ribbon, around 70 miles wide, that will cross the USA from West to East. At second contact, which is when totality begins. [Full Article...]


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