• Polestar 1 Drops Its Top In The Virtual World
Polestar 1 Drops Its Top In The Virtual World

The Polestar 1 will arrive in 2019, with numbers to be capped at just 500 units per year due to its finicky carbon fiber-intensive production process. Now under construction, it is due for completion in mid-2018. Polestar has reworked roughly 50 percent of the car's structure, however, optimizing it for a sharp, agile ride befitting of a GT perfor...

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  • Polestar 1 is a 592bhp hybrid coupe from Volvo's performance sub brand
Polestar 1 is a 592bhp hybrid coupe from Volvo's performance sub brand

Described by Polestar as an "Electric Performance Hybrid ", the GT's powertrain is a heavily reworked version of the 2.0-litre twincharged four-cylinder petrol engine and electric motor pairing found in T8 variants of the XC60 and XC90. "The flat rate subscription means that having a Polestar auto becomes a hassle free experience for the custome...

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  • Mississippi School Replaces Jefferson Davis' Name With Barack Obama, Upgrade
Mississippi School Replaces Jefferson Davis' Name With Barack Obama, Upgrade

Before the vote, students from each class at the school gave presentations on the name they most preferred. Davis Magnet appears to be the first school in MS to be named after former president Obama. Davis, a former USA senator and secretary of war, served as president of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. The school is not the first t...

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  • Hurricane Ophelia moving at crawl in northeastern Atlantic
Hurricane Ophelia moving at crawl in northeastern Atlantic

Forecasters say the stormy weather will be caused by ex-Hurricane Opelia, which hit the U.S. this week and is now heading across the Atlantic with winds of more than 70mph. Ophelia may not threaten the US - but it could move near the Azores islands, and the National Hurricane Center on Thursday cautioned those in the islands to keep an eye on the...

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  • The Stranger Things mobile game will keep you distracted until Season 2
The Stranger Things mobile game will keep you distracted until Season 2

The show revolves around a group of boys in smalltown in who stumble on a mysterious government research project and a telekinetic girl - and the alternate universe of the Upside Down. The animation and graphical quality of the game is also quite remarkable, and the pixel art is exceptionally well done. Normal difficulty is for those who like to ex...

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  • Walmart Just Leaked Google's Stuff A Day Early
Walmart Just Leaked Google's Stuff A Day Early

Wal-Mart accidently shows Google Home Mini smart speakers and Pixel 2 XL on its website. There's still a lot that we don't know about Home Mini. It's all going down on October 4 at 9:00 a.m. The Google Assistant-powered speaker was listed for pre-order at $49 and is expected to arrive on October 19. "I'd expect the new Pixel smartphones to ...

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  • Apple TV 4K won't let you download 4K movies
Apple TV 4K won't let you download 4K movies

The remote of the Apple TV also was met with positive feedback due to its simplicity and its versatility in implementing Siri. As this Apple TV 4K support document (discovered by MacRumors ) explains, you will not be able to download 4K content directly to your device for offline viewing.

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  • Minecraft is available for New Nintendo 3DS right now
Minecraft is available for New Nintendo 3DS right now

Based on the announcement , it is confirmed that the new Minecraft will have both Survival mode and Creative mode providing gamers the choice they love. During today's Nintendo Direct broadcast highlighting 3DS and Nintendo Switch titles, Nintendo revealed that Minecraft will release on the New Nintendo 3DS today on the 3DS eShop, whil...

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  • Israel's Teva Pharma appoints Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as CEO
Israel's Teva Pharma appoints Lundbeck's Kare Schultz as CEO

The stock rose 19.10% or $2.96 reaching $18.46 per share. About 4,907 shares traded or 0.74% up from the average. It has underperformed by 58.40% the S&P500. 39 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 296.72 million shares or 2.25% less from 303.55 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Shikiar Asset has invested 0.05% in Ultralife Corp.

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  • 'It' Movie Shakes Box Office: 'Massive, Record Breaking' Weekend Opening
'It' Movie Shakes Box Office: 'Massive, Record Breaking' Weekend Opening

It, the New Line/Warner Bros. adaptation of Stephen King's classic novel, is expected to end its opening weekend with $117.2 million at the box office. The prior year, Warner assigned oversight of "It" to its New Line Cinema unit. "It" also opened well overseas, grossing $62 million in 46 markets and posting the highest ever horror openings i...

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  • Three changes for Wales ahead of Moldova clash
Three changes for Wales ahead of Moldova clash

Showing composure and awareness that belies both his age and experience, Woodburn looked up and struck the ball cleanly with his right boot, the ball flying past Austrian keeper Lindner into the back of the net, and sending Wales into absolute raptures.

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  • Another Monster Black Hole Found in the Milky Way
Another Monster Black Hole Found in the Milky Way

Observations from the Alma telescope in Chile showed that molecules in the elliptical cloud, which is 200 light years from the centre of the Milky Way and 150 trillion kilometres wide, were being pulled around by vast gravitational forces.

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  • Lenovo's mixed reality headset offers built-in tracking for $350
Lenovo's mixed reality headset offers built-in tracking for $350

The next major feature update to Windows 10 will begin rolling out from October 17. "For the first time, we are talking about a mixed reality system that fully immerses you in the experience not limited to a mobile device screen size", added Myerson.

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  • 'A no brainer': Mercedes to extend Valtteri Bottas' contract
'A no brainer': Mercedes to extend Valtteri Bottas' contract

Vettel had been linked to Mercedes in media speculation, and the team's non-executive chairman Niki Lauda said last weekend there had been some contact as the German considered his options. Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo, meanwhile, will face an uphill battle to score a second successive podium after Spa. And while he would not be willing to join...

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  • Nest launches more affordable smart thermostat
Nest launches more affordable smart thermostat

If you're willing to pop your existing thermostat off the wall for a minute, there's a compatibility checker here. One with the same energy-saving features people have come to expect from a Nest Thermostat. First, the new device is much cheaper priced at only $169 versus the original's $249 price putting it within reach of more buyers. Otherwis...

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  • Verizon's new unlimited plans come with a few unpleasant surprises
Verizon's new unlimited plans come with a few unpleasant surprises

Verizon indicated then that "we deliver whatever the content provider gives us". News of these changes comes after Verizon customers in July reported speed caps on Netflix's Fast.com speed tool, as well as YouTube. Video streaming while tethered is also limited to 1080p. Mobile hotspot speeds are limited to a meager 600kbps. The limita...

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  • Hajime Tabata Hints Final Fantasy XV Nintendo Switch Version At Gamescom 2017
Hajime Tabata Hints Final Fantasy XV Nintendo Switch Version At Gamescom 2017

Square Enix is milking Final Fantasy XV for all of its worth. The gameplay has been reworked into some easy to use touch controls, and the new artstyle is traying to appeal the wider audience of mobile games. The trailer - which you can see above - showcases a selection of scenes from the original game, in new adorable chibi form. Everyone on ...

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  • HTC Vive VR headset gets a $200 discount
HTC Vive VR headset gets a $200 discount

As HTC's system comes with controllers, that means the rival systems essentially cost the same now, though in both cases users will also need a beefy PC to power the virtual reality (VR) experience. Although this is still $100 more than the Rift/Touch kit , at least the Vive headset has become somewhat more affordable now. There's no word yet ...

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  • The Gorgeous BMW Z4 Concept Proves The Sports Car Isn't Dead
The Gorgeous BMW Z4 Concept Proves The Sports Car Isn't Dead

But it's very likely an accurate portrayal of what the production version of BMW's third-generation Z4 (and successor to the Z3) will look like when it goes on sale next year. The driver's cockpit area is all rendered in black with the remainder of the passenger compartment done in orange with carbon fiber accents. A head-up display is also inc...

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  • GoDaddy boots white nationalist site after protest violence
GoDaddy boots white nationalist site after protest violence

After being inundated by tweets from outraged activists, web-hosting company GoDaddy announced it would no longer host the site, saying it had violated its terms of service. Web hosting provider GoDaddy has withdrwan services to a far right website which published an article criticising a woman who died during protests in the U.S.

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