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A National Law On Autonomous Cars Is Probably A Long Way Off A National Law On Autonomous Cars Is Probably A Long Way Off
- September 19, 2016

Uber has announced the launch of its pilot program of autonomous Uber vehicles in Pittsburgh. A sentiment no doubt shared by Uber drivers who, in addition to being exploited by Uber itself, are in no hurry to add robots to the list of ride competitors driving down prices. (more...)
Ford Motor Company (F) Cuts Down Profit Estimates Owing To Recalls Ford Motor Company (F) Cuts Down Profit Estimates Owing To Recalls
- September 18, 2016

As with the initial recall, Ford says that dealers will replace side door latches on those vehicles at no charge. The original recall had been limited to about 830,000 vehicles in certain hot-weather states. Vehicles affected by the recall include cars, SUVs and vans. If you have questions about this recall or how it might affect you, you're encouraged to visit the recalls section of Ford.com and enter your car's vehicle identification number. (more...)
Lady Gaga announces new album 'Joanne' Lady Gaga announces new album 'Joanne'
- September 17, 2016

That's never been more apparent than now, following a recent announcement about her next big project:Lady Gaga's new album comes out October 21, the singer tweeted on Wednesday, and it's a loving tribute to the aunt she never knew. "It's all the toughness of the pain that happened as a result of losing her that made us all strong, and made us all who we are". " Perfect Illusion is also about relationships being in love and so high and intoxicated with someone that you are unable to see that ... (more...)
Apple Watch 2 Review Roundup: The Good, The Bad And The In-Between
- September 16, 2016

You should see fewer delays when loading apps in watchOS 3 generally, and even fewer delays when you load them from the Dock . The Apple Watch is ready to help in the case of an emergency. Like a lot of Apple Watch functionality, you need your iPhone to do anything meaningful here. And it's curiously non-configurable, where you simply can not remove numerous app bubbles from the bath. (more...)
Lucky number 7! Apple's stock is soaring
- September 16, 2016

Not long after the company rolled out its new mobile operating system, some users complained it "bricked" their iPhones and iPads. Apple has already gotten rid of the physical home button in the iPhone 7. According to the CEO, the matte black iPhone 7 has been the most popular color option among pre-orders through his company. On Tuesday, September 13, T-Mobile US (NASDAQ:TMUS) released its sales information for this weekend's iPhone 7 and " iPhone 7 Plus" pre-orders. (more...)
IOS 10 released to all with widgets, Siri improvements and more!
- September 15, 2016

With this inaugural MARVEL STICKERS collection, "Items of Power", iPhone and iPad users can now express themselves creatively, become a part of the Marvel Universe, and further show off what they are feeling. If it stops and no update appears. Open up the Settings app, and tap on the General menu section. "An unknown error occurred (1671)". The best improvements on iOS 10 aren't to specific apps but little overall tweaks. (more...)
Key Things To Know About Apple's New iOS 10 Software
- September 15, 2016

The iconic and much-advertised method of swiping your finger across the unlock bar is set to disappear from the user interface altogether with the latest iOS 10 update. Also , check on apps that have pending updates. iOS 10 .0.1 contains a fix for the bricking issue, Apple said . For this, connect your device to the computer with the help of the cable. (more...)
What Upgrades Did Apple Make to Its 2nd-Generation Watch? What Upgrades Did Apple Make to Its 2nd-Generation Watch?
- September 14, 2016

Before watchOS 3, Apple Pay could only be used to tap the watch on a credit card machine or public transport barrier to pay, but now apps can handle payments too. Continuing its awesome track record of accessibility, the Activity app has now also been optimized for wheelchair users and even takes into account different pushing techniques and speeds. (more...)
Sonic Mania Collector's Edition Looks Sweet Sonic Mania Collector's Edition Looks Sweet
- September 14, 2016

Sega has put together a North American Sonic Mania collector's edition . Pressing the power switch on the Sega Genesis base will make it play the iconic "Sega" startup audio clip. The picture also lists the game as downloadable. Last week, Sonic the Hedgehog's Twitter account asked fans if they would be interested in buying a collector's edition for Sonic Mania , which is due to launch digitally early next year. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise to spin-off software assets in $8.8B transaction Hewlett Packard Enterprise to spin-off software assets in $8.8B transaction
- September 12, 2016

Assets which were owned by United Kingdom software group Autonomy are set to be back in British ownership after it emerged that Micro Focus plans to buy a chunk of Hewlett Packard Enterprise's software business in a multi-billion pound deal. (more...)
Apple's iPhone upgrade program: How to turn your 6s into a 7
- September 11, 2016

Belkin's double Lightning port adapter is just one way to listen to music while charging . And it has two ports: a lightning port and a 3.5mm audio jack. There's no news about the cost of individual AirPods yet, however as a pair will cost £159 in the United Kingdom, including a charging case, a price of around £69 should be expected. (more...)
Driver escapes vehicle dangling from Austin parking garage
- September 11, 2016

The vehicle, a 2004 Toyota 4runner, was hanging from the side of Littlefield Garage, located near Sixth Street and Congress Avenue at 508 Brazos Street. The driver, a 24-year-old man whose name has not been released, is seen moments later miraculously escaping from the dangling auto without injury, KXAN reported. (more...)
HC dismisses 21 parliamentary secretaries of Delhi Government HC dismisses 21 parliamentary secretaries of Delhi Government
- September 11, 2016

The Aam Aadmi Party put up a fearless face following the Supreme Court's refusal on Friday to stay the Delhi High Court's verdict on the dispute between Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant-Governor Najeeb Jung. The court fixed November 15 for the final hearing of the petitions. The apex court sought response from the centre within six weeks on seven appeals filed by AAP against the 4 August verdict of the Delhi High Court. (more...)
Apple is shifting the focus of its secret car project Apple is shifting the focus of its secret car project
- September 11, 2016

In a retrenchment of one of its most ambitious initiatives, Apple has shuttered parts of its self-driving vehicle project and laid off dozens of employees, according to three people briefed on the move who were not allowed to speak about it publicly. (more...)
Google to buy software developer Apigee for $625 million Google to buy software developer Apigee for $625 million
- September 09, 2016

Application programming interfaces (APIs), which allow apps to share data and information with each other, are becoming big business. With Apigee , the company was able to provide an API layer on top of its data to customers and software companies so they could better understand the agribusiness and challenges that might exist today for farmers. (more...)
Belkin made the iPhone 7 Lightning adapter we all knew was coming
- September 09, 2016

Adding in the 3.5mm to Lightning adapter makes the situation even worse, with a total of two adapters and a Lightning cord plugged into the iPhone. Still, if you want to charge and listen to headphones with a 3.5mm jack, you'll need to plug the iPhone 7's 3.5mm adapter into Belkin's adapter in an unholy cluster of dongles. (more...)
All PlayStation VR units include a disc containing eight game demos
- September 08, 2016

You will need a PlayStation Camera and a PS4 to use it. For starters, the standard PlayStation 4 console will be receiving a fresh new slim down model but, Sony is also pushing their PlayStation 4 Neo console into the market along with their virtual reality headset, the PlayStation VR. (more...)
EPA shuts down 17 wells after Oklahoma earthquake EPA shuts down 17 wells after Oklahoma earthquake
- September 08, 2016

Environmental Protection Agency notified the state on Tuesday that 17 wells were ordered closed. Texas officials believe it is unlikely for disposal wells to be a major cause or if we are even likely to see an quake like this one in our area anytime soon. (more...)
Four-door Bentley goes 200 mph Four-door Bentley goes 200 mph
- September 08, 2016

Notably, it's the first four-door Bentley to break the 200-mph mark. Bentley Motors is today announcing the introduction of a new flagship to the Flying Spur range, blending luxury, style and power: the Flying Spur W12 S. Tinted front and rear lamps, as well as C-pillar-mounted W12 S badging and trim-specific seven-spoke, 21-inch wheels further differentiate the model. (more...)
Facebook Testing New Feature to Encourage More Conversations Facebook Testing New Feature to Encourage More Conversations
- September 07, 2016

While the News Feed has changed drastically from how it first started for many users in 2006. In late August Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said something absolutely no one believed: that Facebook was not a media company. "That passionate outpouring of sentiment, much of it negative, was being fueled by News Feed itself", one of News Feed's engineers, Andrew "Boz" Bosworth, who is now vice president of ads and business platform, said in 2011. (more...)
Candidate's Facebook account calls for rape of journalist
- September 07, 2016

Just after noon Tuesday, West Deptford GOPs made an about-face in a statement released by email saying it "cannot find any reasonable reason to believe Mr. In a post dated August 10, Krawitz asked Nuzzi on Facebook: "How's. The. Gun". Philbin said that Krawitz was not vetted by the party and that he does not know Krawitz. (more...)
Windows Phone share of Italian market falls below 5% Windows Phone share of Italian market falls below 5%
- September 07, 2016

As mentioned in a previous post, the untimely release of iOS 9.3.5 cut short the use of the iOS 9.3.4 jailbreak. The success of the iPhone SE, including feature set, buyer demand, reaction, and demographic, provide valuable clues about the response to the expected launch of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. (more...)
Gov't to monitor situation following Hanjin Shipping's court receivership: minister
- September 07, 2016

Last week, creditors led by the Korea Development Bank rejected a plan by Hanjin Group to spend another 500 billion won ($447.2 million) to rescue the shipping firm, way short of Hanjin Shipping's more than 6 trillion won ($5.37 billion) in debts. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 shipments delayed amid reports of exploding batteries Samsung Galaxy Note 7 shipments delayed amid reports of exploding batteries
- September 04, 2016

We will come up with a fix as soon as the investigation is finished. The company told local media that it had stopped shipping the Note 7 to shops and network partners and is now conducting "additional tests.for product quality". Battery explosion? S-Pen get stuck? "My boyfriend's Galaxy Note 7 exploded while charging at night", the Ppomppu user wrote, according to Business Korea . (more...)
Trump adds deputy campaign manager for stretch run Trump adds deputy campaign manager for stretch run
- September 04, 2016

Bossie has been something of a fixture in Washington since Bill Clinton's first term, when he gained notoriety as a dogged staffer on the Senate's special committee on the Whitewater scandal, and then as a chief investigator for the House's Government Reform and Oversight Committee - a position he lost in 1998 because of his overzealous practices. (more...)