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Mexico gives automakers more time to meet USMCA rules

Twelve automakers requested additional time to meet regional content requirements under the North American trade agreement that went into effect in July......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsJan 23rd, 2021

Ford plans a small van for Mexico plant

Suppliers have been approached about a possible Transit Connect successor to begin production in 2023, said people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Pickups largely shielded from chip shortage

Automakers appear to have minimized the production impact on their most profitable vehicles during the global microchip shortage. Here’s the latest data from AutoForecast Solutions......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Remembering Allan McDonald the Engineer Who Said "No" To the Challenger Launch

Long-time Slashdot reader Nkwe shares an article from NPR: His job was to sign and submit an official form. Sign the form, he believed, and he'd risk the lives of the seven astronauts set to board the spacecraft the next morning. Refuse to sign, an.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 50 min. ago

Results of "Universal Basic Income" Program? Employment Increased

The Associated Press reports: After getting $500 per month for two years without rules on how to spend it, 125 people in California paid off debt, got full-time jobs and reported lower rates of anxiety and depression, according to a study released W.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 50 min. ago

The SvarDOS Community Builds an Open Source DOS Distribution

Long-time Slashdot reader sproketboy shared a link to SvarDOS, "an open-source project that is meant to integrate the best out of the currently available DOS tools, drivers and games." From their site: DOS development has been abandoned by commercia.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 50 min. ago

The Product Manager asterisk

Product manager might be one of the most grey roles within a startup. However, as a company progresses and the team grows, there comes a time when a founder needs to carve out dedicated roles. Of these positions, product management might be one of th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News21 hr. 50 min. ago

Automaking is only part of GM CEO"s vision

GM's reach into insurance, robotaxis and electric delivery vans is part of a broader strategy to stretch what's typically a one-time transaction into a wider profit net over the lifetime of the vehicle......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Increased variety of EVs boosts industry"s recovery

EV sales rose 34 percent last month, according to Morgan Stanley, while overall sales for the seven automakers that reported February results declined 9.3 percent......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Review: WandaVision sticks the landing with a very Marvel-esque finale

But the rumored major cameo failed to materialize, despite two post-credit scenes Meet the happy couple: Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany). [credit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Why the "Small Internet" Movement Wants to Revive Gopher

Long-time Slashdot reader lee1 shares a new article from Linux magazine: The danger and irritations of the modern web have unleashed a movement dedicated to creating a safer and simpler alternative. The old Gopher network and the new Gemini protocol.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Can Users Poison the Data Big Tech Uses to Surveil Them?

"Algorithms are meaningless without good data. The public can exploit that to demand change," argues a new article in MIT's Technology Review (shared by long-time Slashdot reader mspohr): Data is fed into machine-learning algorithms to target you wi.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

America"s Air Force Is Having To Reverse Engineer Parts of Its Own Stealth Bomber

Long-time Slashdot reader AmiMoJo shares a report from The Drive: In a surprising turn of events, the United States government is calling upon its country's industry to reverse engineer components for the Air Force's B-2 Spirit stealth bomber. An of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Perseverance rover roves across Mars for the first time

NASA's Perseverance rover landed on Mars just over two weeks ago, and now it has completed its first series of tests......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Watch UFC 259: Live stream Blachowicz vs. Adesanya today

There's still time to sign up for ESPN+ so you can stream UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya online today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Ten inspiring outdoor living spaces for dining and socialising this summer

As spring approaches in the northern hemisphere, it's time to start preparing for sunnier days and warmer evenings. For this lookbook, we've rounded up ten inviting spaces featuring outdoor furniture for relaxed al-fresco dining and socialising. Read.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Twitter Is Testing An "Undo" Option After Sending Tweets

Twitter is working on a feature that could offer users a short window of time to rethink posting a tweet even after they hit send. CNN reports: The company confirmed to CNN Business on Friday it is testing an undo option that would potentially let us.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

Twitter is testing an "undo" option after sending tweets

Twitter is working on a feature that could offer users a short window of time to rethink posting a tweet even after they hit send......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

"A bridge to music"s future?": Abbey Road sets stage for festival avatar 5,000 miles away

In March 2020, the world-famous Abbey Road recording studio shut its doors for the first time in almost 90 years......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMar 6th, 2021

The End of the Just in Time Supply Chain Method

A pandemic and weather anomalies have revealed the fragility of the just in time supply chain method, all but assuring that we will see changes......»»

Category: itSource:  BaselineRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021

Davenport University Stages Second Drive-Through Commencement to Honor 2021 Graduates

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Following a successful fall event, Davenport University is preparing to host its second drive-through commencement celebration, this time to recognize its 2021 graduates, on May 2. The commencement will.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMar 5th, 2021