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Turo car sharing marketplace launches in Germany

Turo car sharing marketplace launches in Germany

25 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Peer-to-peer car sharing platform Turo is expanding to Germany officially starting today, after acquiring Daimler's Croove in-house product forpvoding essentially the same...
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Your car knows you're cheating on your diet

Your car knows you're cheating on your diet

49 minutes ago   |   The Next Web

General Motors first started tracking customers in 1996. Using its popular OnStar service, those in select GM vehicles could ask for directions, diagnose vehicle-related...
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Bill Ford says smart cities aren't ‘just a science project'

Bill Ford says smart cities aren't ‘just a science project'

1 hour ago   |   The Verge

In many ways, Ford Motor Company's future is defined by its past. Bill Ford, the chairman of the company, and the great-grandson of its founder, announced plans to invest $11...
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Perovskite Solar Cells: Mesoporous Interface Mitigates the Impact of Defects

Perovskite Solar Cells: Mesoporous Interface Mitigates the Impact of Defects

2 hours ago   |   R&D Magazine

NewsThe scientists explored different architectures of perovskite cells, preparing them under identical conditions using metal-oxide electron transport layers. Contributed...
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Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

4 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   7 articles

SoftBank's $1.2 billion primary direct investment deal has officially closed, according to Uber itself, which confirmed the deal closure and provided the following statement to...
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Mercedes-Benz updated one of its most legendary vehicles - and it looks impressive

Mercedes-Benz updated one of its most legendary vehicles - and it looks impressive

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Mercedes-Benz revealed its 2018 G-Series SUV on Monday. While the exterior hasn't changed much, some of the interior and internal features are new. The SUV has been revamped to...
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Peugeot embraces electric cars in bid to return to US market

Peugeot embraces electric cars in bid to return to US market

7 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Carmaker Peugeot has announced a raft of ambitious plans that will see it re-enter the US market and offer an all-electric fleet by 2025. Speaking at the Automotive News World...
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Study reveals secrets of 'fluid-like' heat flow in solid semiconductor at nanoscale

8 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Researchers are applying the same "hydrodynamic transport model" used to study flow in fluids to explain heat transport in a solid semiconductor, with potential implications...
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SpaceX test fire of Falcon Heavy rocket will finally happen on Friday

SpaceX test fire of Falcon Heavy rocket will finally happen on Friday

8 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry, as has been the case for SpaceX virtually any time the private aerospace manufacturer and transport service company attempts...
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Drone comes to the rescue of two swimmers in Australia

Drone comes to the rescue of two swimmers in Australia

8 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

One day, they may yet turn against us, but for now, they're still our allies: A drone rescued two teenage swimmers in distress off the course of New South Wales in Australia...
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Aston Martin Vanquish spied winter testing

Aston Martin Vanquish spied winter testing

Some new images of the Aston Martin Vanquish have turned up that show the car out testing in the snow. It could well be the only Vanquish to be driven in the snow, as most... Read more ...

Why you should care about the warrantless surveillance bill on its way to...

Why you should care about the warrantless surveillance bill on its way to Trump's desk

After debate ended in a close cloture vote on Tuesday, the Senate has voted to pass a bill that will renew one of the NSA's most controversial practices for another six years... Read more ...

Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

Activision CEO Eric Hirshberg Leaves After Eight Years

Eric Hirshberg is leaving Activision after eight years as CEO of Activision Publishing, a division of Activision Blizzard. Hirshberg arrived to the company as an outsider from... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

Nintendo Switch goes big with a bunch of new eShop games today

If you own a Nintendo Switch and you have found you've run out of things to play, then we've got some good news for you. The Nintendo Switch eShop adds an impressive 16 titles... Read more ...

Samsung Patents A Borderless Phone Design With No Notch

Samsung Patents A Borderless Phone Design With No Notch

Samsung has patented a borderless phone design with no notch which would be a design for the company that would seek to outdo competitors with a device that offers the most... Read more ...

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

As the hibernating bear of sales analysis wakes up from its post-Christmas lull, it is time for companies to brag about how much hardware they sold over the holiday. First up... Read more ...

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

Will 2018 be Pokémon's most legendary year yet?

The Pokémon Company has big plans for the New Year as they unleash some of the series' most elusive Pokémon on the world. Incredibly rare legendary Pokémon will be making a... Read more ...

I'm sure it's just a coincidence that 2017 was one of the hottest years on...

I'm sure it's just a coincidence that 2017 was one of the hottest years on record

2017 was one of the hottest years on record, according to new data from NASA and the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. Depending on who you listen to, last year was... Read more ...

Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

Uber's big SoftBank deal has officially closed

SoftBank's $1.2 billion primary direct investment deal has officially closed, according to Uber itself, which confirmed the deal closure and provided the following statement to... Read more ...

Facebook won't retreat from Stories as it adds desktop posting

Facebook won't retreat from Stories as it adds desktop posting

Facebook Stories might feel redundant since 300 million people use its other Snapchat clones on Instagram and WhatsApp. But Facebook is convinced that the narrative, ephemeral... Read more ...