China"s numerous green-car startups to dwindle to 2-3 in 5 years, exec says

Of dozens of startup electric car makers in China, only two or three will be around in five years' time, the chief of Nio told Reuters on Thursday......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsApr 20th, 2017

Facebook is failing to meet the burden of securing itself, security chief says

Chief Security Officer described security report as a “very painful process.” Enlarge / Facebook Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos. (credit: Dave Maass) Facebook is failing to live up to the responsibility it faces for adequately securing.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News41 min. ago

The butt of every space joke is high in the sky this week

This week, you can look to the night sky to see the butt of every planetary joke.  Make your way to a relatively dark, light pollution-free area to see the planet Uranus high in the sky, glowing a blue-ish, green color in the constellation Pisce.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

Apple Watch"s LTE Suspended In China Possibly Due To Government Security Concerns

The Apple Watch Series 3's best new feature has been mysteriously blocked in China. According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, China has cut off the Apple Watch's LTE connectivity on Sept. 28 after brief availability from China Unicom. Indus.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

18 pessimistic opinions on the next 10 years of fake news (and 5 optimistic ones)

 A topic like fake news (more broadly the question of trust and verification on the internet) is a complex one. Sometimes you just have to poll the room and get a feel for what people are thinking before drawing any conclusions. That’s wha.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Google DeepMind: AI becomes more alien [Software]

Google's DeepMind says it has made another big advance in artificial intelligence by getting a machine to master the Chinese game of Go without help from human players. #Google #alphaGo #GO #AI #artificial intelligence #.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

Tim Cook assures fans the Mac Mini isn’t forgotten

It's been quite a while since Apple updated the venerable Mac Mini. In fact, it's been three long years since Apple devoted any attention to the beloved machine. In that time frame, Apple has gone through three full iPhone release cycles while also m.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Look up to see the butt of every space joke this week

This week, you can look to the night sky to see the butt of every planetary joke.  Make your way to a relatively dark, light pollution-free area to see the planet Uranus high in the sky, glowing a blue-ish, green color in the constellation Pisce.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Consumer Reports Expects Tesla"s Model 3 To Have "Average Reliability"

There may be only a few hundred Tesla Model 3s on the street, but Consumer Reports already has an opinion on the new car's dependability. From a report: "We are predicting that the Model 3 should have about average reliability," said Jake Fisher, dir.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Almost Half of Tech Workers Worry About Losing Their Jobs Because of Ageism, Says Survey

An anonymous reader quotes a report from SiliconBeat: More than 40 percent of tech workers worry about losing their jobs because of age, a new survey shows. Jobs site Indeed also found that 18 percent of those who work in the tech industry worry "all.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 21 min. ago

Be concerned about how apps collect, share health data, expert says

Americans should be concerned about how health and wellness apps collect, save and share their personal health data, a medical media expert says......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News2 hr. 40 min. ago

Russian automaker Volga hides Tetris Easter egg in dashboard display

Russian automaker Volga hid an Easter egg for those who play with the car's on-board trip computer display located in the gauge cluster. Push enough buttons in a sequence and voila -- you'll find yourself playing Tetris! The post Russian automaker Vo.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 41 min. ago

Saudi Arabia Car Finance Market 2017-2021 - Major Players are Al Rajhi Bank, National Commercial Bank, Riyad Bank, Al Amthal Finance

DUBLIN, October 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Saudi Arabia Car Finance Market Outlook to 2021 - Rising Used Car Demand and Increasing Focus of Banks on Consumer Finance to Stabilize the Market Growth" report has been ad read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Watch a jacked Jeff Bezos christen Amazon"s new wind farm atop giant turbine

Jeff Bezos’ image has morphed over the years in much the same way his company has. In the early days as an online bookseller, the Amazon founder looked like someone that would sell books on the budding Internet. Today, he looks like he sells &n.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 56 min. ago

Alphabet leads $1 billion investment in Lyft, but is GM on the way out?

The ride-hailing service is on the ups, but GM might be headed to Uber. Enlarge / A Lyft-branded car picks up a passenger in San Francisco on June 20, 2015. (credit: Ramin Talaie | Getty Images) In September, we found out that Alphabet was po.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 5 min. ago

Microwaves will be obsolete by 2027. Here’s what’s going to replace them

RF cooking is like a microwave that actually works, and quickly, too. In the next few years, it could make its way into your kitchen. The post Microwaves will be obsolete by 2027. Here’s what’s going to replace them appeared first on Digital Tren.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 13 min. ago

Kia Stinger GT Gets Aero Kit, Widebody Treatment for SEMA

If you’re in the camp that says the Kia Stinger GT looks a bit too tame for its sporty aspirations, then perhaps you’ll like a modded version that’s headed to SEMA. In collaboration with West Coast Customs, Kia has spiced up the Stinger with a.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

Wheelman Review

Netflix's car chase movie has a few great action sequences, but a mediocre screenplay. Wheelman premieres exclusively on Netflix on October 20. Frank Grillo gets behind the wheel of a car, and for most of Jeremy Rush’s Wheelman, he never leav.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

Trump says Puerto Rico hurricane response was a "10" but these numbers prove otherwise

President Trump gave the federal response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico a 10 out of 10 on Thursday. Yes. Really. He gave himself the highest marks for what has been a well-documented and tragic mess. SEE ALSO: Photos from Puerto Rico reveal the d.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

Canada"s "Super Secret Spy Agency" Is Releasing a Malware-Fighting Tool To the Public

Matthew Braga, reporting for CBC News: Canada's electronic spy agency says it is taking the "unprecedented step" of releasing one of its own cyber defence tools to the public, in a bid to help companies and organizations better defend their computers.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 41 min. ago

PayPal reports solid Q3, active user base reaches 218 million

The company says it grew its active account base by 8.2 million during Q3......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News3 hr. 56 min. ago