Honda says U.S. driver seriously injured by Takata inflator rupture

Honda said a driver of a 2002 Accord was seriously injured after a Takata airbag inflator ruptured during a March 3 crash in Las Vegas......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsApr 19th, 2017

Driverless Cars Need a Lot More Than Software, Ford CTO Says

In an interview, Ken Washington, Ford's Chief Technical Officer, shared company's views on how autonomy will change car design. From an article: The biggest influence will be how the cars are bought, sold and used: "You would design those vehicles di.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 32 min. ago

SBA Head Sees Businesses Held Back by Lack of Loans, Workers

Six months into her tenure as head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon sees a split among small business owners -- they are increasingly optimistic, she says, but many are held back by their inability to get loans or find the right wo.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News6 hr. 16 min. ago To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life

The UK's Crown Prosecution Service has pledged to tackle online abuse with the same seriousness as it does hate crimes committed in the flesh. From a report: Following public concern about the increasing amount of racist, anti-religious, homophobic a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 48 min. ago

Younger consumers use two or more apps for streaming music, mobile messaging, says Nielsen

 Millennials’ reputation for a lack of brand loyalty extends to digital services, according to a new report out from Nielsen this morning. The measurement firm’s latest study looks into how the generation consisting of 18 to 34-year-.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

PS4 deal with four ace games for £230 and save big on a PS4 Pro at Tesco

Get the best PS4 deals this side of Black Friday With the Xbox One X pre-orders finally going live, we can expect to see some seriously hot PS4 deals appearing in the run-up to Black Friday. Tesco is off to a flyer today though as a fresh vouch.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

Intel promises a 40-percent speed boost with its 8th gen Core chips

 Intel might be sticking to the familiar Kaby Lake architecture for the eight generation of its Core chips, but the its internal testing looks pretty promising as far as performance goes. The company says the chips are capable of a 40-percent in.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 8 min. ago

Cloud driver profiles mean any Tesla could automatically become your Tesla

 Tesla has a plan to move its personalized driver profiles, which track things like seat and steering wheel position, to the cloud. This would mean Tesla drivers can download to them to theoretically any connected Tesla vehicle and have all thei.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

"Snapchat race" driver killed friend in Aberystwyth crash

Ricafort Gamboa is jailed for crashing while trying to reach 100mph to film Snapchat footage......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News10 hr. 16 min. ago

Desktops are dead? Lenovo says no as it shoves new gaming PCs into the spotlight

Lenovo is taking sides in the VR arena by dishing out three new Lenovo Legion desktop PCs optimized for the Oculus Rift headset. The new gaming towers are based on seventh-generation Intel Core CPUs, and Nvidia/AMD graphics. The post Desktops are dea.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 25 min. ago

Elon Musk is one of 116 tech experts asking for a UN ban on killer robots

Autonomous killing machines should be outlawed alongside chemical weapons and landmines, say company bosses. The United Nations should put an outright ban on the development and manufacture of autonomous killing machines, says a group of 116 le.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 8 min. ago

Healthy Aussie Pirates Set To Face Cash ‘Fines’, Poor & Sick Should Be OK

Village Roadshow says it will carry through on threats to track down Australia-based Internet pirates this year and force them to pay a 'fine' or face court. Interestingly, anyone who is sick or in dire financial straights will only have to promise t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News14 hr. 48 min. ago

Qualcomm to extend tie-up with TSMC to FinFET, says executive

Qualcomm has an almost 10-year collaboration with TSMC, and the tie-up will extend to FinFET process technology, said Sudeepto Roy, VP of engineering for Qualcomm Technology Licensing, at a recent event with Taiwan's media......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Digitimes Research: Global TDDI chip shipments for 2017 to shoot up 191% on year

Global TDDI (touch and display driver integration) chip shipments for 2017 are estimated to drastically soar 191% on year due mainly to increased shipments of hybrid in-cell TDDI chips and the growing incorporation of TDDI chips into display panels,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 25 min. ago

Xbox One X pre-orders are almost sold out... except here

Don't miss your chance to pre-order the Xbox One X. Microsoft finally opened up Xbox One X pre-orders last night at Gamescom 2017. Unsurprisingly, demand has been seriously high already, and if you're in the market for one at launch, you&a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News15 hr. 32 min. ago

Taiwan 2Q17 economic growth estimated at 2.13%, says DGBAS

Taiwan's economic growth for first-quarter 2017 has been upward adjusted by 0.06pp from 2.60% estimated in late May to 2.66% and growth for second-quarter 2017 is estimated at 2.13%, according to the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Stat.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 1 min. ago

Taiwan to build AI innovation ecosystem, says MOST

Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) will undertake five strategic tasks to establish an AI (artificial intelligence) innovation ecosystem in a bid to boost development of AI-related industries and application, according to MOST ministe.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 1 min. ago

Global DRAM revenues increase 17% in 2Q17, says DRAMeXchange

Sales in the global DRAM market surged 16.9% sequentially to US$16.51 billion in the second quarter of 2017, when PC DRAM contract prices rose over 10%, according to DRAMeXchange. The revenues for the quarter were also a new historical high......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News19 hr. 1 min. ago

Did you catch Daenerys" "Terminator" moment in "Game of Thrones"?

Dany didn't speak the Terminator catchphrase Sunday night on Episode 6 of Game of Thrones, but did she really need to?  The outstretched hand pretty much says it for her. Image: hbo Of course that's Emilia Clarke in the 2015 sequel Terminator:.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News21 hr. 16 min. ago

Forza Motorsport 7 release date, trailers and news

Your Xbox One and PC are getting a Forza 7 game that Microsoft says is 'racing reborn' with over 700 cars. Update: Gamescom is taking place right now in Cologne and during its press conference Microsoft revealed a brand new trailer for Forza Mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017

After 15 Years, Maine"s Laptops-in-Schools Initiative Fails To Raise Test Scores

For years Maine has been offering laptops to high school students -- but is it doing more harm than good? An anonymous reader writes: One high school student says "We hardly ever use paper," while another student "says he couldn't imagine social stud.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 20th, 2017