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Chevy Bolt named vehicle of the Year at the Detroit Auto Show

Monday morning, the winners were announced. The truck and utility vehicle categories were split apart for 2017, reflecting the increasing shift from the passenger auto to truck side of the market. With an EPA-rated 33 miles of range, it is the firs...

Mysterious "Fast Radio Burst" Pinpointed for First Time in the Deep Cosmos

In order to catch this particular FRB in the act, astronomers had to use the National Radio Astronomy Observatory's Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array , located near Socorro, New Mexico, which provided more than 80 hours of observation time. -You can't...

Tesla's Gigafactory ramps up to full battery production

The new batteries, which previously had to be shipped to Tesla from Japan, initially will be installed in the company's Powerwall and Powerpack storage units. According to a report by Electrek, the automaker has revealed new aerial pictures of its ...

The final minute of 2016 will have one extra second - here's why

Then you might have to wait a little longer, since scientists chose to give 2016 a little extra time in the limelight. The International Earth Rotation & Reference Systems Service ( IERS ) confirmed in a statement that it would be necessary to intr...

Blizzard Celebrate Diablo's 20th Anniversary

This is part of Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls which allows gamers to visit the Cathedral dungeon of the original game. Blizzard is known mostly for its World of Warcraft franchise but it's also the developer behind the critically acclaimed Diablo f...

Warriors Visit Cavaliers Battle of Giants

Yup, that's right. On their way to the court, the Warriors had to walk past a enormous photo of LeBron James' critical block on Andre Iguodala in Game 7 that helped seal Cleveland's victory. Kevin Love also posted a double-double with 14 points...

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Short Interest Down 15.7% in November

The company has PEG ratio of 0.53. Finally, Edmond DE Rothschild Italia SGR SPA boosted its position in shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV by 0.6% in the third quarter. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) shares declined -0.54% and ende...

Super Mario Run takes fastest-downloaded crown but Nintendo shares fall again

The music is music to the ears of any '80s and '90s Nintendo fan, and yes, you can play with one hand. Mr. Miyamoto, creator of the Super Mario Bros. Nonetheless, can you just imagine what Super Mario Run would look like if it did have ads? This ...

Alec Baldwin Reveals What Goes Into His 'SNL' Donald Trump Impression

Keep an eye out for Baldwin's Trump when SNL returns on January 14. Many widely condemned NBC's decision to book Trump as a move that normalized the then-presidential hopeful by treating him just like any other celebrity. Alec Baldwin has reveale...

Area McDonald's Franchisee Sued Over Extra Value Meal

The complaint, obtained by LawNewz .com, says that while the Extra Value Meal costs $5.90, if he purchased each item separately it would cost 41 cents less. Gertie and his lawyers believe the restaurant group should be forced to pay for allegedly fa...

Instagram Introduces Stickers for Stories and Becomes a Lot More Like Snapcaht

Instagram is also offering holiday-themed stickers for a limited time, such as a Christmas tree, a dreidel or a gingerbread man. You can add them to your videos and photos. After you've captured a photo or video for an Instagram Story, you can...

Elon Musk wants to fix traffic forever by staring 'The Boring Company'

Essentially, he wants to dig tunnels under American roadways to divert vehicular traffic and the name of his new company-we're not kidding-will be, The Boring Company. "It's a really simple and obvious idea and I wish more people would do it: build m...

Group Of Killer Whales Observed Eating A Shark

Several killer whales were caught on video while feeding on a sevengill shark . The footage starts off looking like a water ballet. The group of killer whales comprised of three whales. "And all of a sudden one of them brought it up, brought up th...

Putin, Abe agree to bolster economic ties

The Kuril Islands stretch from Japan's northernmost island, Hokkaido, to Russia's Kamchatka peninsula. On Friday, both leaders continued the negotiations in Tokyo and then held a joint press conference. "I would like you to take our concerns into c...

Bill Gates compares Trump to JFK

Gates told reporters following the meeting that he and the president-elect had a wide-ranging conversation about the "power of innovation", particularly in areas of public health, education, foreign aid and energy. Bill Gates speaks during a discu...

Winter storm watches posted for later Sunday and Monday

Thursday . The advisories and warnings were for counties along Lake Michigan and the state's northern border. Forecasters said snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches are possible tonight into early Thursday morning. By Sunday , the surface te...

Vandenberg launch of Falcon 9 rocket postponed

ULA has been making it known to potential customers that it can add launches to its 2017 schedule while SpaceX remains offline. In September, one of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets exploded on a launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in F...

David Warner stars in Australian win over New Zealand

Starc then led Australia to a 3-0 sweep as he bowled out New Zealand for 147 off 36.1 overs. Had he not sacrificed himself chasing an unlikely single off the last ball of the innings, Warner would have become only the 11th player to carry his b...

Facebook's Year in Review for 2016 isn't just fun and games

Diwali emerged as the most talked about the topic from India on Facebook in 2016, the social networking giant revealed in its "Year in Review" top 10 list on Thursday. The video has been viewed more than 160 million times worldwide. Rounding ou...

IPhone 6S battery issues may be more widespread than Apple initially thought

Apple notes that some phones shut down "under normal conditions in order for the iPhone to protect its electronics", but that it would be releasing a software update next week to garner more information. The battery problem was reported to Apple ...

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Apple watchOS 4 revealed: So what's new?

Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . We hope Apple plans to bring the software to all exi...

India set to launch heaviest satellite on Monday

Putting it simple, today's launch success will help India to no longer depend on Europe's Ariane launches for putting its own heavy satellites into the geostationary orbits. Th...

OneLogin admits recent breach is pretty dang serious

The service allows users to access multiple apps and sites using a single sign-on. However according to Motherboard , multiple customers provided it with a copy of an email ...

Wales boss Coleman says not interested in Palace job

Wales manager Chris Coleman has declared his focus is exclusively on his team's upcoming World Cup qualifiers, and not speculation linking him to the vacant Crystal Palace jo...

Why the 'Tabby Star' is mystifying astronomers

Last week, astronomers rushed to unravel the mystery surrounding KIC 8462852 , also known as Boyajian's Star, Tabby's Star, or our personal favorite, the alien megastructure star ...

Grand Theft Auto V Surpasses a Whopping 80 Million Units Sold

The publisher of " Grand Theft Auto " and other video games reported profit and sales in the latest quarter that beat analysts' expectations. Digitally-delivered net revenue grew...

Google's AlphaGo now on the Go

Jie and Go are only one game through a three-game match this week, but the first game was a pretty big sign that not only is AlphaGo a skillful player, it is learning how to improv...

Samsung to unveil world's first 'stretchable' display panel

Its biggest rival Samsung Display Co. also announced yesterday that it would demonstrate the most advanced flexible organic light-emitting diode ( OLED ) panel technology, so...

Snapchat Introduces Another New Feature for Instagram to Copy

Now Snapchat users will be able to create a custom story and invite friends to contribute to the collection, the firm said. How you can tell if your photo or video was added ...

Rebel Wilson vows to tell all during court case

Hollywood movie star Rebel Wilson has rapped a hallucinated Oscar acceptance speech in court. Wilson's lawyer, Matthew Collins QC, said her "world collapsed" when the article...

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Hacking group offers subscription for NSA code

It was claimed by anonymous insiders earlier this week that the spy agency had been forced to warn Microsoft of the EternalBlue Windows exploit it developed after it was stolen b...

Ford updates its 2016 vehicles to support Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Ford updates its 2016 vehicles to support Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Whereas standalone Android Auto or CarPlay head units can set drivers back hundreds, this over-the-air update comes completely free of charge {/pullquote}. Keep in mind that whil...

Happy Star Wars Day!

Happy Star Wars Day!

Maybe the biggest of the unofficial holidays is Star Wars Day , which of course happens May the Fourth. But Thursday is "May The Fourth Be With You" day. While Shrek may be th...

North Korea: New long-range missile can carry heavy nuke

Mr Kim warned the United States "should not disregard or misjudge the reality that its mainland and Pacific operation region are in [North Korea's] sighting range for strike". Was...

Microsoft's new mobile app enables Windows developers to test on iOS

Microsoft announced at its Build 2017 event that the next major Windows 10 update will be called the Fall Creators Update. Windows Insiders will be the first to try out numerous ...