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Boeing’s flying car lifts off in race to revolutionize urban travel

The PAV is part of the Boeing NeXt portfolio, but the PAV isn't the only autonomous aircraft in the mix. The whole shebang measures some 30 feet long and 28 f...


Huawei announces record sales, 5G chip launch

At the announcement of its 5G modem, the Balong 5000, Richard Yu, boss of the Consumer Business Group (that's the bit that isn't getting banned right left and c...


French minister announces Ghosn resignation from Renault

The appointments may begin to ease a Renault-Nissan leadership crisis that erupted after Ghosn's November 19 arrest in Japan and swift dismissal as Nissan c...


10% of TSA employees called out Sunday as shutdown continues

That 10% of unscheduled absences compared to 3.1% on the same date a year ago. The higher-than-average callout rate is attributed to the financial hardship bein...


Apple Pay expands its reach to Target, Taco Bell, other top retailers

The move is particularly notable for Apple and Google, as Samsung Pay was technically (albeit unofficially) supported at Target already, courtesy of a tec...


Toyota and Panasonic confirm EV battery joint venture

Batteries manufactured by the company will allegedly power a large portion of the one million Toyota EVs and fuel-cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) that the comp...


Saudi to support South Africa's oil industry

Supplying 40% of South Africa's crude oil, according to the Department of Energy, Saudi Arabia's significance as a trade partner can not be overstated. They als...


Sir James Dyson to move company headquarters to Singapore

Dyson, which raked in more than £4.4 billion in turnover a year ago, also announced that it is moving its corporate headquarter to Singapore to cater to its g...


Dollarama launches online store with about 1000 products

Dollarama Inc. (DOL.TO) has officially opened its online store across Canada, allowing customers to purchase about 1,000 of its products in bulk. The online p...


David Attenborough tells Prince William humans are 'wrecking' the world

He said more people now, than ever, are out of touch with the natural world. Prince William has turned interviewer, taking to the stage in Switzerland for a q...


Drone Activity Halts Air Traffic At Newark Liberty International Airport

According to the FAA , "Generally, drone operators should avoid flying near airports because of other air traffic". FAA spokesman Greg Martin told CNN that th...


Liverpool Travelodge reception destroyed by digger driver in ’30 minute’ rampage

Remember the man who rammed a small digger into a Travelodge near Liverpool yesterday? The video , which is on social media showed the driver of the co...


Starbucks delivery coming to Boston

It tested the idea in 200 Miami stores last fall. The service, which follows successful trials in the U.S., will allow customers to order a hot drink from Sta...


Tesla's Model 3 gets green light in Europe

In December Tesla delivered 25,250 Model 3 sedans, making it the 12th best selling vehicle overall. It's a critical step that signals the EV maker's best-se...


U.S. to seek Huawei exec's extradition from Canada

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner. However, Canada's ambassador to the US David MacNaughton in an interview , did not say when th...


Truaxe Founder Found Dead At 40

The note, which was circulated to employees on Monday, said that Truaxe passed away over the weekend and directed offices and warehouses and stores to close f...


British vacuum firm Dyson moving headquarters to Singapore

Dyson , named after British vacuum inventor James Dyson , is moving its headquarters to Singapore , CEO Jim Rowan said on a conference call with reporters Tue...


Maruti Suzuki starts booking for updated Baleno

Once launched in the Indian market, deliveries of the 2019 Baleno Facelift will commence from the 1st week of February. Since its debut in India in 2016, Maru...


International Monetary Fund lowers growth forecast for Pakistan, region

For the eurozone, growth was switched down from 1.8 percent in 2018 to 1.6 percent in 2019, 0.3 percent lower than projected three months ago. "For South Afri...


Huawei not only firm that could build Canada's eventual 5G networks: Goodale

Hua says China wants the U.S.to withdraw the arrest warrant against the Huawei Technologies executive and "not make a formal extradition request to the Canadi...


Carlos Ghosn Offers to Wear Ankle Tag in Return for Bail

He was seen as the quintessential Davos figure, someone on the A-list of the global economic summit in the Swiss ski resort. " Renault wants to exercise th...


China Claims Economy ‘Resilient’ Despite Lowest Growth Since 1990

China consumes almost half the world's copper and the metal is considered a good barometer of economic conditions given its widespread use in power grids, commu...


Davos: IMF raises Saudi economic growth forecast for 2020

European markets closed mostly lower overnight over signs of slowing economic growth around the globe. Weakness for German auto manufacturers due to new fuel ...


China`s economy slumps to 28 year low to 6.6% in 2018

The world's second-largest economy is on a long-term slowing trajectory as it shifts from the investment-led model of the past while carrying a heavy debt load....


France fines Google $57 million over data transparency

The commission found that Google didn't present information about data-processing purposes and data-storage periods in the same place, sometimes requiring users...


Sonjay Dutt Details Terrible Travel Day, Stuck In Sub-Zero Temperatures

With no customs officers on duty overnight, the 250 passengers were forced to stay on board with food and water running short. Lau told CNN that after almos...


China population rises 15.23 million in 2018, but rate slows

The year prior, China's economy grew at a 6.8 percent rate, revised down from 6.9 percent earlier. Tariffs are scheduled to rise to 25 percent on some $200 bi...


Trump cancels Davos 'out of consideration for the 800000 great American workers'

Vox's Dara Lind noted that on January 15, the White House released an updated list of Cabinet officials who will be attending the forum, including Treasury Secr...


More than 770 million emails and passwords exposed in a massive breach

Discovered by the Renowned security researcher Troy Hunt who said that multiple people reached out to him last week and pointed to a constellation of 12,000 f...


Tesla to cut thousands of jobs, sees smaller fourth-quarter profit

Musk said the need for lower priced versions of Model 3 becomes even greater on July 1, when the USA tax credit again drops in half, making the vehicle $1,875...