The 2017 Mini Countryman: SUV practicality, car-like driving fun

The littlest SUV has quirky charm and coped like a champ in the snow. Although we usually cover our own travel costs, in this case that was not an option; flights and two nights accommodation on this trip to Portland were paid for by Mi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

In the 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special, black is the new chrome

The 2017 Harley-Davidson Road King Special goes for the bad-attitude black-trimmed performance look with this edition. There's a lot to say about the new engine's new power and heat management, but did you see the black trim? The post In the 2017 Har.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

Oh God, Disney"s Avatar Ride Sings Now

Ever wondered what sailing down the River Styx would be like? Taking a boat into a scary and unknown world, only to be greeted by a terrifying figure signaling your impending fate? Thanks, Disney!Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News7 hr. 36 min. ago

How to Talk Across the Aisle When You"re Marching For Science (Or Climate Change)

The March for Science brought historic numbers of scientists to the streets to stand up for evidence-based reasoning, but whether it actually helped heal the partisan divide on issues like climate change is far less certain. A cursory look at the pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News13 hr. 28 min. ago

Startups Struggle For Survival As Investors Turn "Picky"

An anonymous reader quotes The Wall Street Journal: Eighteen months ago, Beepi Inc. was rapidly expanding its online used-car business to 16 U.S. cities where people could buy cut-rate vehicles adorned with giant shiny bows. Beepi doesn't exist anymo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 36 min. ago

What Is Net Neutrality and Why Does It Matter?

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block. The head of the Federal Communications Commission, Ajit Pai.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News15 hr. 4 min. ago

Ballz is my new digital enemy and favorite mobile game

 I’ve played my fair share of iPhone games, but few have taken over my mind and life like Ballz. From Ketchapp, Ballz is about as simple as it is infuriating. It’s a mix between old-school Pong and Threes. The player starts with a si.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 4 min. ago

Weekend Watch: The Mesmerizing Timelapse of Machine Embroidery

Watching timelapse videos of embroidered designs come to life is almost as fun as learning how to do it yourself! Read more on MAKE The post Weekend Watch: The Mesmerizing Timelapse of Machine Embroidery appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News15 hr. 4 min. ago

Tribeca Film Festival is ground zero for these pioneering VR experiences

The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival had a bigger showing of VR experiences this year than ever before, featuring 29 VR installations and experiences. Here are our five favorites. The post Tribeca Film Festival is ground zero for these pioneering VR experi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 28 min. ago

Bits: Farhad’s and Superior Mike’s Week in Tech: There’s No Flying Car

The so-called flying car is really a hovercraft, people. Also we chat about net neutrality, earnings and Uber......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News16 hr. 52 min. ago

The LEGO has landed: New set allows you to build the Moon rocket

If there’s a downside, like the Apollo program itself, this set comes at a high price. LEGO In 2014, Felix Stiessen and Valerie Roche proposed the idea for.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News17 hr. 52 min. ago

New 2017 iPad Review: Apple Offers a Budget Tablet

New 2017 iPad Review: Apple Offers a Budget Tablet is a post by Kevin Purcell from Gotta Be Mobile. Apple’s new 9.7-inch 2017 iPad doesn’t come with a lot of surprises except for one, the $329 price tag Apple gave the 32GB model. It now c.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News18 hr. 44 min. ago

How the Amazon Echo Look improves privacy

Look! A new Amazon Echo!The Amazon Echo Look is like the original Echo, plus a camera.The $200 device delivers the Alexa virtual assistant. But the camera is optimized for helping you choose clothing to look your best when you get dressed.The Echo.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News20 hr. 44 min. ago

Amonkhet review: A gleaming Egyptian city where humans are fattened for slaughter

The latest Magic set has a dark secret that will soon arrive and kill everything. ©2017 Wizards of the Coast LLC in the USA & other countries. Illustration by Sam Burley......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News22 hr. 20 min. ago

Profit Gains Lift Dow 1.9; Nasdaq Rises 2.3%

Strong profit reports and rising earnings forecasts are driving stocks higher. McDonald’s, Ingersoll-Rand surprise on the upside......»»

Category: financeSource:  barronsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Self-driving technology could boost market for mergers and acquisitions

The race to deploy self-driving cars could bring new life to the mergers and acquisitions market......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Car Dogs" have their day on screen

A new feature film about a day in the life of a car dealership resonated with some store employees who could identify with the long hours, the hypercompetitive atmosphere and the sense of camaraderie among stressed-out salespeople......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

For Lexus sedans, it could be do or die

With car sales falling at Lexus, Toyota's top branding officer says the luxury line is contemplating sedans that are more casual and sporty - and maybe even a station wagon......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 29th, 2017

Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s Tunnel Vision Gets Rendered

Elon Musk shows off a video about his tunnel boring company, The Boring Company, a self-driving Apple test vehicle is spotted in the wild and Cloudera and Carvana each price their IPO at $15; one does well, the other not so much. All this on Crunch R.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

Tesla must complete brake fix to regain top safety rating, Consumer Reports says

Tesla needs to complete fixing its Model S sedan emergency braking system to regain Consumer Reports' top safety rating, the magazine said on Friday, noting that a recent update by the luxury electric car maker was not enough......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017

IDC MaturityScape Benchmark: IT Security in Australia, 2017

"2016 has been a record high when it comes to breaches at both the global and local levels, which is pushing Australian organisations to gain awareness on their assets, the risks to which they are exposed to, as well as on how to mitigate the loss of.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated NewsApr 28th, 2017