Thousands were evacuated from the CES tech show in Las Vegas.
In an unprecedented turn, a major blackout happened during one of this year's biggest tech shows.
Heavy rainfall was to blame for the power outage that impacted the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas Wednesday, according to officials with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.
A storm system that dumped more than half as much rain as the Las Vegas Valley saw all of previous year also brought with it the wettest January day on record.
The robots served a racy but utilitarian function by drawing gawkers to the club, much the way provocatively clad "booth babes" lure CES visitors to wares on the convention floor. "No Problem. You can still dunk in the dark", continues to be heralded by many as a great example of real-time social media engagement.
The lights went out at around 11:13AM PST after over an inch of rain fell in Las Vegas, causing flash flooding across the city. Power was restored around 1:15 p.m. Intel had a tongue-in-cheek announcement for a product called "Blackout".
However, one of the most interesting trends was the way the tech and automotive industries doubled down on partnerships and cooperation at CES 2018.
Toyota Motor Corp announced on Monday a self-driving electric concept vehicle that it will tailor for companies to use for tasks like ride hailing and package delivery, underscoring how automakers are no longer simply building cars but also providing services to go with them. My colleague @jeffersongraham is inside South Hall here and says there is still power.
Others had humorous takes, with Intel's account calling it the "the biggest thing to hit CES since 5G". Most of its display was lit as hundreds of attendees passed by in the dark on their way to a brightly lit giant screen TV over South Hall.
Having two of the top skill position players in the league in wide receiver Antonio Brown and running back Le'Veon Bell helps. But it was obvious that the Jaguars game was still haunting Roethlisberger, even this past week when the Steelers were idle.
He added that he understands it's tough for Mexico to deal with these negotiations during its current election. He also noted the US business community is largely opposed to the Trump administration's stance on NAFTA.
The annual CPI in rural areas in December ruled higher at 5.27 per cent, while in urban India it rose by 5.09 per cent. Capital goods output, a proxy for investment, grew by 9.4 per cent in November as against 5.3 per cent a year ago.
The offer is limited to the iPhone SE , iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, and the iPhone 7 Plus . It will also come in 32 GB and 128 GB variants with no clear indication whether Apple will keep it's 3.5 mm headphone jack.
So it was nothing short of astounding that the highest in the judiciary should come to the court of the media to seek redress. The statement said the judges in their letter have also hinted at other instances which they will raise later.
Yesterday, the nation woke up to the shocking news of a fire that erupted in the upmarket and popular Kamala Mills in Mumbai . But this time the BMC has decided not to listen to such requests, and take action".
The bureau also is proposing or has granted more than a dozen other wind-power leases and projects from ME to North Carolina. The Trump-owned private club is on the Atlantic in Palm Beach with its own white sand beach.
Scepticism is high after the SPD scored a humiliating 20.5 percent in the September ballot, its worst of the post-war era. But when those talks collapsed in November, she had to once more woo a reluctant SPD for a new power pact.
As per TV reports, Karni Sena has gheraoed the Mumbai office of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC ) on Friday. The film has finally received a green signal from the CBFC which awarded it a "U/A" certificate with some modifications.
The Italian was exonerated in May 2016. "In one moment you stay here, in another moment another person replaces you", said Conte. Asked if more could be read into their conversation, Conte added: "No, not other situation or other conversation".
Visibility could drop to 100 metres in some places bringing unsafe driving conditions and hindering flight take offs, he added. Light winds will stop mists clearing leaving many parts of the country under a thick pea-soup through much of the day.