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Tesla recalls 53,000 vehicles built in 2016 over faulty parking brake

Quality and reliability problems continue to plague the electric car maker. Enlarge (credit: Tesla) Tesla is voluntarily recalling 53,000 Model S and Model X electric vehicles because of problems with the parking brake. As was the case for Tes.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaApr 21st, 2017

Lawsuit Accuses Comcast of Cutting Competitor"s Wires To Put It Out of Business

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: A tiny Internet service provider has sued Comcast, alleging that the cable giant and its hired contractors cut the smaller company's wires in order to take over its customer base. Telecom Cable L.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News51 min. ago

Steam Summer Sale gems: 15 great games under $5

A cornucopia of richesSteam Summer Sales are a great time to pick up top-notch PC games for rock-bottom prices. Case in point: There are nearly 20,000 games on discount during Valve's 2017 sale, and nearly half of those are under $5.But a lot of thos.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News59 min. ago

Air Force’s F-16 ‘Wild Weasels’ Hunt Missile Sites, Destroy Them

SALON DU BOURGET, France — Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons are no strangers to combat, having conducted, as of last year, well over half of... SALON DU BOURGET, France — Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcons are no strangers to combat, havi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

BBC Technical Glitch Leaves TV Presenter In Silence

Viewers of BBC's News at Ten were entranced last night when a glitch in its system produced over four minutes of surreal beauty. Two readers share a report: Huw Edwards was left sitting in silence for four minutes at the start of BBC News at Ten on T.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Tesla in Talks to Set Up Electric Car Factory in Shanghai

The company said foreign production was needed to make its models more affordable overseas. Its plan for a plant would require a Chinese partner......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Lenovo confirms upcoming special-edition ThinkPad won’t cost $5,000

Lenovo is set to official announce a special edition ThinkPad laptop in October in celebration of the brand's 25th anniversary. The special laptop will be aimed at enthusiasts and superfans who provided ideas and feature requests. The post Lenovo con.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 43 min. ago

So far, Beyond Good and Evil 2 prototype looks like No Monkey’s Sky

Creative director gets spaceship over 20,000 kmh but never lands the thing. Hmm. Enlarge / Fly, monkey, fly! (credit: Ubisoft) Ubisoft creative director Michel Ansel took to YouTube on Thursday to finally show the world that, yes, Beyond Good.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

Trump plans to dismantle Obama-era “Startup Visa”

Obama-era rule granted visas to immigrants who lined up $250,000 in capital. Enlarge / US President Donald Trump during a visit to the Department of Homeland Security in January. (credit: Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) A regulation f.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Interpol seeks 5 ex-VW managers over emissions fraud, report says

The U.S. has issued international arrest warrants for five former VW managers accused of wrongdoing in connection with the carmaker's diesel emissions-cheating scandal, a German newspaper reported......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News3 hr. 26 min. ago

Tesla Is Talking To the Music Labels About Creating Its Own Streaming Service

An anonymous reader shares a Recode report: Music industry sources say the carmaker has had talks with all of the major labels about licensing a proprietary music service that would come bundled with its cars, which already come equipped with a high-.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

Wheels: BMW and Volkswagen Try to Beat Apple and Google at Their Own Game

European carmakers and suppliers are trying to build the computing capacity they will need as vehicles digitize and become driverless......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News3 hr. 34 min. ago

5 Things to Know About the Battlefield 1 July Update

5 Things to Know About the Battlefield 1 July Update is a post by Adam Mills from Gotta Be Mobile. DICE is planning to release a huge Battlefield 1 update in July and today we want to go over what we know, and what we think we know, about the July Ba.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Interpol seeks five ex-VW managers over emissions fraud, report says

The U.S. has issued international arrest warrants for five former VW managers accused of wrongdoing in connection with the carmaker's diesel emissions-cheating scandal, a German newspaper reported......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 hr. 26 min. ago

A Cyberattack ‘the World Isn’t Ready For’

In May, a so-called ransomware attack hit computers in over 150 countries. But two weeks earlier, one security expert found something a lot worse......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News4 hr. 34 min. ago

Human tentipede: Rhinowolf’s modular tents link up to keep everyone (too) cozy

The RhinoWolf tent is modular in design, allowing multiple units to be connected to one another to sleep as many people as necessary. The camp shelter also comes equipped with a built-in sleeping bag and mattress too. The post Human tentipede: Rhinow.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 43 min. ago

The Rave 15 sleeping bag features built-in gills for heat ventilation

Are you a sweaty sleeper? The Nemo Rave 15 is a sleeping bag designed with gills for better breathability. The spoon-shaped bag boasts unique features to improve body temperature regulation. The post The Rave 15 sleeping bag features built-in gills f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 43 min. ago

Facebook wants to make it harder for people to copy your profile picture

In our digital day and age, there are more ways than one to steal an identity. Facebook unveiled a new feature that promises to give users "more control over who can download and share their profile pictures."  The post Facebook wants to make it har.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 43 min. ago

Stephen Hawking Says He Is Convinced That Humans Need To Leave Earth

Reader dryriver writes: Back in May, renowned physicist Stephen Hawking made yet another doomsday prediction. He said that humanity has 100 years left on Earth, which knocked 900 years off the prediction he made in November 2016, which had given huma.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 50 min. ago

The ultracheap Moto E4 smartphone is finally available unlocked

Motorola's E line has proved over the last few years that you can spend double digits on a new phone and still get a quality experience. The newest generation should offer an even better bang for your buck. The post The ultracheap Moto E4 smartphone.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

NBC’s first foray into esports is a $100K 2v2 Rocket League tournament

NBC is set to broadcast a brand new, 2v2 Rocket League tournament this summer showcased across its regional, national, and international networks with a $100,000 prize pool up for grabs. The post NBC’s first foray into esports is a $100K 2v2 Ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 51 min. ago