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Bugatti's record-breaking speed run required special wheels and nerves of steel

Speed kills. That had to be on the minds of Bugatti and Michelin engineers (and driver Andy Wallace), when together they pushed a modified Chiron to 304.77 miles an hour. As you would expect, driving a production car that fast in...

Bugatti's record-breaking speed run required special wheels and nerves of steel

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U.N. chief Guterres calls for 'nerves of steel' in the Gulf U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, commenting on Friday on the situation in the Gulf, said "I have only one strong recommendation: nerves of steel", U.N. spokeswoman in Geneva Alessandra Vellucci said....
13:51, 2019-06-21

Wheels: Locking More Than the Doors as Cars Become Computers on Wheels Concern that cars could be seriously hacked — by criminals, terrorists or even rogue governments — has prompted a new round of security efforts on the part of the auto industry....
19:00, 2019-05-21

How to Check for Speed Traps, Speed Limits, and Traffic Accidents in Google Maps Starting today, Google Maps is expanding its traffic features to more regions. The app will now display the speed limit for roads you’re currently on, as well as the location of various key pieces of traffic information—such as accidents, mobile speed trackers, and traffic cameras—in over 40 countri...
23:34, 2019-05-30

Google Maps now shows speed limits and speed cameras in 40+ countries Almost six years after Google’s purchase of the Waze navigation app, one of the features previously exclusive to the latter now appears to be a staple of Google Maps in more than 40 countries around the world. Google has confirmed to various tech outlets that its own Maps application is now sh...
04:17, 2019-05-30

Google Maps speed camera alerts and speed limit indicators rolling out worldwide One of the important features that differentiate Waze from other navigation apps like Google Maps is the possibility to see in-depth traffic information and get alerts about speed cameras and speed limits indications.Surprisingly, the feature didn't make it to Google Maps yet, even after the search ...
05:17, 2019-05-28

Dutch battle nerves before getting the better of New Zealand Netherlands coach Sarina Wiegman did not hold back after her side labored to a 1-0 win over New Zealand in their women's World Cup opener on Tuesday, slamming players for "strolling" through the match in Le Havre....
14:17, 2019-06-12

Intel wants to use AI to reconnect damaged spinal nerves AI's use in medicine could soon extend to one of the medical world's toughest challenges: helping the paralyzed regain movement. Intel and Brown University have started work on a DARPA-backed Intelligent Spine Interface project that would use AI to......
08:34, 2019-10-04

A prosthetic leg that attaches to nerves feels like part of the body People who have had a leg amputated found that a prosthetic leg with sensors felt like an extension of their own bodies and helped them avoid tripping over...
21:34, 2019-10-02

Parris overcomes nerves to lead England to win against Scots Ellen White got England off to a winning start at the Women's World Cup against Scotland on Sunday, curling in a shot to give the 2015 semifinalists a 2-1 victory against the tournament newcomers       ...
22:34, 2019-06-09

Albon feeling nerves and excitement ahead of Red Bull F1 debut Alexander Albon will be battling nerves and excitement in equal measure when the Thai rookie makes his Red Bull debut at this weekend’s Belgian Formula One Grand Prix....
08:17, 2019-08-30

Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at U.S.-Mexico border Number 12,026 - better known as Marcial Artigas, 33, from Holguin, Cuba - waited nervously at a migration office at the U.S.-Mexico border as a Mexican official called out numbers from a long list of hopefuls waiting to cross to the United States....
00:34, 2019-07-16

Markets find a floor as Chinese data soothe nerves Stock markets enjoyed a tentative recovery on Thursday after better-than-expected Chinese export data, while a steadying of the yuan restored some calm to global markets following a stormy few days that sent investors scrambling for safety....
15:51, 2019-08-08

Bebe Rexha: Pooch will help me through nerves of supporting Jonas Brothers Bebe Rexha has said having her Insta-friendly pet pooch Bear will help get her through the nerves of supporting the Jonas Brothers on their worldwide tour....
18:34, 2019-07-20

Ducati MotoGP team's nerves over Danilo Petrucci have been eased Ducati's sporting director Paolo Ciabatti says the team's early worries over Danilo Petrucci have now been eased, as it nears decision time for its 2020 MotoGP line-up...
18:51, 2019-05-27

Pep Guardiola blames nerves for Man City's shock Wolves loss "Nerves affected Manchester City in their surprise 2-0 defeat at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday, according to manager Pep Guardiola whose side are now eight points behind leaders Liverpool after eight matches."...
19:34, 2019-10-06

'The best days of our lives' - why Lioness Leah Williamson won't get pre-match nerves "England\u0027s Leah Williamson is about to make her World Cup debut. She will be part of Phil Neville\u0027s squad to face Scotland in their first match in Group D on Sunday - but don\u0027t go thinking that she might get nervous."...
23:17, 2019-06-08

'My nerves are going fast': The Grapes of Wrath’s hard road to publication Famously written in 100 days, John Steinbeck’s novel drew on years of other work and an agonised sense of duty to migrant farm workersIn March 1938, shortly before he began working on The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck wrote to his agent Elizabeth Otis to turn down a commission to write about migra...
20:17, 2019-08-13

Deal: Get a Pixel 3a from Best Buy for as low as $200 (activation required) Google's mid-range Android smartphones, the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are getting decent discounts at Best Buy as long as you agree to activate your newly acquired phone with one of the major carriers in the US.While the Pixel 3a XL is just $100 cheaper with activation, the Pixel 3a is getting a mass...
16:51, 2019-07-03

Stock markets find a floor as Chinese data soothe nerves Stock markets enjoyed a tentative recovery on Thursday after better-than-expected Chinese export data and a steadying of the yuan restored some calm to global markets....
12:17, 2019-08-08

Asian markets rally after China's trade comments soothe nerves Stocks in Asia rallied on Friday, following Wall Street's lead. Markets are getting a boost after China gave investors a bit of a reason to be optimistic about trade talks with the United States....
06:00, 2019-08-30

Artificial skin can sense 1000 times faster than human nerves An artificial skin inspired by the human nervous system can sense pressure and temperature. It has been tested on a robotic hand and improved the hand's ability to grasp a cup of coffee...
22:17, 2019-07-17

CFB notebook: Schools not required to report injuries The NCAA declined to implement standardized injury reports in college football for the 2019 season as a potential response to the rise of legal sports wagering....
13:51, 2019-08-08

| Risk for Boks if Steyn required at pivot ‘Supersub’ Frans Steyn’s rustiness as a flyhalf could be a problem for SA if Elton Jantjies had to leave the park against Australia on Saturday, writes Rob Houwing....
22:17, 2019-07-19

No EU candidate gets required majority for IMF nomination: source A majority of European Union governments gave their support to Kristalina Georgieva as the bloc's candidate to lead the International Monetary Fund, but she failed to reach a large enough majority to be nominated, an EU official said....
22:00, 2019-08-02

AZ Free Fishing Day on Saturday, no license required TUCSON – Are you up for some family time and relaxing outdoor recreation? If so, grab the fishing pole and some bait. Arizona Game and Fish Department is celebrating the annual Free Fishing Day this Saturday. No fishing licenses are required on Saturday for people fishing any public waters in Arizon...
23:34, 2019-05-29

'There will be nerves': Waugh on reformed trio making Test return for Ashes – video Former Australia captain Steve Waugh has promised the side set to face England in the Ashes will be no 'shrinking violets'.Much has been made of the overhaul of team culture that took place following the ill-tempered tour of South Africa that contained several unsavoury moments and culminated in the...
18:01, 2019-07-31

How JWoww's Boyfriend Zack Helped Calm Her Nerves at 2019 CMT Music Awards JWoww and Zack Clayton Carpinello had a date night at the 2019 CMT Music Awards! The Jersey Shore star was accompanied by her new beau at Wednesday's award show, held at the......
01:34, 2019-06-07

Russia cut June oil output by more than required in global pact Russia reduced oil production in June by more than the amount agreed in a global deal to cut output, the energy minister and industry sources said on Monday, as the sector still felt the impact of a contaminated crude crisis that crippled exports....
16:17, 2019-07-01

EU rules active consent is required for tracking cookies A big change will soon be coming to websites in the EU as Europe's top court has ruled that pre-checked consent boxes for cookies are not legally valid.Going forward, consent will need to be obtained before a website stores or accesses non-essential cookies such as tracking cookies used for tar...
11:00, 2019-10-02

Ben Stokes: No Australia, I wasn't out with two runs required Ben Stokes' heroics would have been in vain had Australia not burnt a review trying desperately to remove Jack Leach as England closed in on the total required to seal a miraculous Ashes victory....
16:34, 2019-08-27

Tomic fined £45,000 for 'not meeting required professional standards' "Australia\u0027s Bernard Tomic was fined £45,000 for not playing up to the required standards at Wimbledon in his first-round loss to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, tournament organisers said on Thursday."...
13:34, 2019-07-04

Here's how you can get a Moto G7 Play for an insanely low $29.99 (carrier activation required) The G7 Play is arguably the least impressive member of Motorola's latest mid-range smartphone family, but at the right price, the 5.7-incher can also be a pretty smart buy, what with its respectable octa-core Snapdragon 632 processor, generous 32 gigs of internal storage space, modern Android 9.0 Pi...
12:34, 2019-07-03

No nerves this time for Shane Lowry as home crowd wills him to victory | Andy Bull The Irishman conquered his fears and the horrible weather for a memorable Open triumphThey were nervous at the 1st, and so was he. The ovation they gave Shane Lowry when he stepped out to begin the final round of the 148th Open soon settled down into an uneasy silence. Lowry is an anxious man. He ha...
21:34, 2019-07-21

Buckle up on a tour bus, experts say. But seat belts aren't always required Travelers who take a bus tour might not think to do something they'd do automatically if they were getting into their own cars: buckle up.       ...
01:00, 2019-09-21

Deal: Unlocked Apple iPhone X on sale for $200 off at Best Buy (activation required) Deals that require activation are quite often available at various US retailers. It makes it easier for carriers to enroll more consumers under their banners and helps retailers sell some devices faster. If you don't mind getting a new smartphone and being coerced to activate it right away, we have ...
05:00, 2019-05-23

LAX: Uber, Lyft curbside pickup to end around Halloween; shuttle will be required Starting Oct. 29, passengers arriving at LAX will have to take a shuttle to a lot where they can meet their Uber or Lyft driver.       ...
19:34, 2019-10-04

SpaceX's Mars rocket prototype rattles nerves of nearby residents in Texas flight test SpaceX test-launched an early prototype of the company's Mars rocket on Tuesday, rattling the nerves of people living near the Texas site and clearing another key hurdle in billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's interplanetary ambitions....
03:34, 2019-08-28

Delta flight's 8-hour delay frays passengers' nerves; police called to break up fight Port Authority police officers at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City reportedly had to intervene after a fight broke out on a Delta flight that was delayed around eight hours Thursday....
02:51, 2019-08-18

World stocks are rallying after a trio of central banks cut rates and China calmed investors' nerves AP Images / Richard Drew World stock markets rallied on Thursday after central banks in New Zealand, India, and Thailand announced surprise cuts to interest rates. China also fixed its reference rate at a stronger level than expected, and released positive trade data for July. Oil prices rebounded ...
17:17, 2019-08-08

Mattel's Hot Wheels: New and old The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Ford Explorer launch required major redo of aging plant As part of a $1 billion overhaul for robots and new tooling, more than 11,000 workers transformed the Chicago Assembly Plant in just 30 days in preparation for the redesigned Explorer....
20:51, 2019-08-26

Required gamer viewing: The history of M2’s Japanese retro-port empire You may not know Japanese game studio M2 by name, but you've probably played one of its retro-revival projects. [credit: My Life In Gaming ] If you speak a certain language about classic vid...
15:34, 2019-05-21

Phoenix Police Now Required to Self-Report Every Time They Point a Gun at Someone: ‘That’s a Traumatic Event’ Phoenix is well known for its oppressive heat and obnoxious Republicans. But with police misconduct rapidly working its way up the power rankings, city officials have announced that Phoenix officers will now be required to document every instance in which they point their gun at someone....
20:34, 2019-08-21

Tennis Player Fined $56,500 For Lacking ‘Required Professional Standards’ at Wimbledon (WIMBLEDON, England) — Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic was fined his full prize money of 45,000 pounds ($56,500) at Wimbledon on Thursday for not meeting “the required professional standards” in his first-round loss. Tomic, a quarterfinalist in 2011, lost to Jo-Wilfried Tson...
21:34, 2019-07-04

Tinder required to provide user data to Russian government: report The Russian government on Monday reportedly announced that the dating app Tinder is required to release user data to state intelligence agencies in an effort to control online activity....
18:00, 2019-06-03

UK's Royal Navy might not have the ships required to safeguard Strait of Hormuz from Iran The United Kingdom is planning an ambitious joint operation with European partners to help secure shipping through the strategically crucial Strait of Hormuz even though it might not have the ships needed....
01:34, 2019-07-25

Coach Who Made $850,000 Last Year Says His Unpaid Players Are Required To Donate $50 To Program At a post-workout press conference earlier this week, Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns coach Billy Napier announced a rather odd initiative for the members of his football team. Napier said that, starting this year, all scholarship members of the team will be required to donate a minimum of $50 to ...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Amazon customer helpline not required, says Europe's top court in boost for e-commerce U.S. online retailer Amazon does not have to provide a helpline phone number to consumers, Europe's top court said on Wednesday in a ruling that could boost e-commerce merchants....
12:51, 2019-07-10

Italy's Salvini says Rome should take stake in combined FCA-Renault group 'if required' Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday the Rome government should take a stake in a combined Fiat Chrysler- Renault group if necessary, given the importance of the car sector for the domestic economy....
20:17, 2019-05-27

Italy's Salvini says Rome should take stake in combined FCA-Renault group "if required" Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Monday the Rome government should take a stake in a combined Fiat Chrysler- Renault group if necessary, given the importance of the car sector for the domestic economy....
23:17, 2019-05-27

U.S. Government Says It's Not Required to Provide Migrant Kids in Custody With Toothpaste and Soap The U.S. Justice Department argued in federal court this week that government agencies like Customs and Border Protection have no responsibility to provide toothbrushes, toothpaste, and soap to migrant kids who are currently held in America’s vast network of concentration camps. Human rights organiz...
21:51, 2019-06-20

The First Driving Game for a Home Console Required a Hell of a Lot of Imagination and Some Math I’ve covered some of the history of driving and racing video games before, including finding the oddly Volkswagen-sourced origins of first-person driving video games, tracking the evolution of how video game cars looked, and, of course, showing you the worst driving video game of all. Today I want t...
01:51, 2019-06-05

No Document Required For Updating Aadhaar Photo, Mobile, Email: UIDAI Aadhaar mobile number update: In order to obtain an Aadhaar number, individuals are required to provide certain demographic and biometric information during the enrolment process. The biometric......
13:51, 2019-09-13

Why Did Tyrrell Put Six Wheels On Their Formula One Car? The six-wheel Tyrrell P34 is one of the most iconic car designs in Formula One history. It had to have had some kind of engineering reasoning behind it, right? But what in the world can it even be?...
00:51, 2019-08-09

Big Little Lies Is Spinning Its Big Little Wheels On Friday, IndieWire dropped an enlightening behind-the-scenes report that detailed the disarray in the director’s chair and writers’ room of Big Little Lies as the show transitioned to a new director and then back to the original during the production of the (mercifully) nearly finished season two....
05:17, 2019-07-16

Mattel's Hot Wheels: New and old The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
00:17, 2019-06-15

Cancer patients get new wheels TUCSON – Young cancer patients got new wheels on Monday. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society teamed up with Tucson Subaru to gift bikes to children battling cancer. The new wheels were personalized for each patient to make sure they reflected their unique styles. Organizers sat this is the fourth year...
03:17, 2019-09-25

Motorola's Moto G7 Power is free at Metro by T-Mobile (new line or port in required) A couple of months back, when Metro by T-Mobile released the Moto G7 Power, it sold the phone starting at just $59 to customers who switched from other carriers. That was an excellent price, considering the fact that the handset was - and still is - normally sold for about $200.Now, Metro offers an ...
21:34, 2019-06-16

Read this: Filming The Amazing Spider-Man’s fish dinner scene required “about 90 branzinos” Over the course of just a few minutes in 2012's The Amazing Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, and Denis Leary sit around a dinner table eating branzino—which, unlike Garfield’s Peter Parker, we can confidently tell you is a kind of fish. The scene really isn’t all that remarkable aside fr...
22:17, 2019-09-11

Holocaust history now required in Oregon schools after law championed by teen, concentration camp survivor Oregon public schools will now be required to teach students about the Holocaust, and other genocides throughout history, after the passage of a new bill signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown on Monday....
17:17, 2019-07-16

Florida schools required to teach mental health courses after state ed board vote Florida's public schools will be required to give students at least five hours of instruction on mental health issues beginning in 6th grade after the state's board of education approved changes to the curriculum Wednesday....
23:34, 2019-07-18

California dive boat crew did not have required watchkeeper when fire broke out, report finds All six crew members on a scuba diving boat were asleep when it caught fire off the coast of California last week, killing 34 people, federal investigators announced Thursday....
21:17, 2019-09-12

Hospitals now required to reveal secret prices lists online for every medical procedure, service Hospitals across the country rang in the New Year with a federal mandate to reveal their once-secret master price lists.        ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Virginia couples no longer required to list race on marriage applications, attorney general says Couples planning to get married in Virginia are no longer required to provide their race on marriage applications, the state's attorney general told state clerks on Friday....
22:51, 2019-09-15

Sit the New Toyota Supra on Different Wheels and It Looks Choice Engine swap a 2020 Toyota Supra? Been there, caught fire to that. But a regular A90 modified as a normal person would, with just new wheels, tires, and suspension? This is a new one from HKS, and it’s done the Gunsai....
08:00, 2019-05-26

Behind the wheel of Lamborghini’s supercomputer on wheels I'm six-foot-three-inches tall. I mention that fact pretty often in car reviews because it adds context when I remark on head and leg room. If my large frame will fit in a compact car, maybe yours will too. Being comfortable while driving is imp......
01:51, 2019-06-08

This Aston Martin Has Most Excellent Wheels It has been far too long since an OEM took a risk on the design of its wheels. There are only a handful of differently stylized wheels on the market today, most unfortunately featuring some variety of twist design—please pardon me while I attempt to keep my lunch down. Aston Martin’s new DBS Superle...
03:51, 2019-05-22

Wheels: Gentlemen, Start Your Algorithms A racetrack veteran compares the Self Racing Cars contest in California to hot-rod modders of old: “This event, with its hackers, tinkerers and engineers, is just like that.”...
19:00, 2019-05-21

The Byton M-Byte isn't just a car – it's a 'smart device on wheels' "We called it a ‘smart EV’, and that was really the vision that we had – to build a kind of digital living space," Dr Daniel Kirchert, CEO of electric car startup Byton, tells TechRadar at GreenTech Festival in Berlin. "A smart device on wheels."Byton whipped the wraps off its f...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Mattel revs up Hot Wheels to new digital generation The iconic best-selling brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy and digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display.        ...
15:34, 2019-06-14

Why Some Trucks Have Those Extra Wheels That Don't Always Touch The Ground Ever notice that some big trucks sometimes have random-looking extra tires attached to them that seem to be pointlessly floating? Those aren’t spares and they’re not for decoration, even when they’re mounted on the top of the truck....
09:00, 2019-09-10

What we've been playing in September: 'Control' and 'Wheels of Aurelia' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we dove into Remedy's latest third-person shooter, Control, and the indie driving sim Wheels of Aurelia. One of our editors als......
15:17, 2019-09-13

Wheels: New Parts for Old Cars May Keep Them Running, but Sink Their Value While technology like 3-D printing makes car collecting less expensive and more accessible, it has also made it harder to determine the actual value of a car....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Watch This Man Drive His Car On Wheels Made Of Chains It’s been over a week since we’ve brought you shenanigans from one of the Jalop-est channels on YouTube, Garage 54. So, to quench your thirst for goofy wrenching, here are the Russian Automotive “Scientists” driving a Lada with wheels made of chains. Yes, the team welded each individual link togethe...
03:34, 2019-08-06

A brief history of spinning: 6 game show wheels Fox’s new big-money summer quiz Spin The Wheel suggests, in its title, an embrace of game show basics. As TV spectacles go, what is more straightforward than Jane Citizen spinning a wheel of cash? “Everyone knows how to spin the wheel,” Spin The Wheel executive producer Justin Timberlake observes at...
18:34, 2019-07-31

Are bigger wheels really ruining ride quality? We pitted a sporty supermini against a big-rimmed, and theoretically more comfortable, premium SUV to find out You’ll have read plenty on these pages over the years about how a car’s wheel size affects how it drives. There’s a reason why we bang on about it with such regularity: yes, there may be s...
10:17, 2019-06-30

NFC-enabled Hot Wheels cars keep tabs on which is fastest Hot Wheels has done a lot over the past few years to reinvent itself as a brand that's more than just little die-cast cars. We've seen remote control vehicles, augmented reality racing and even cars you build yourself. Now the brand's next step......
10:00, 2019-06-15

Locking More Than the Doors as Cars Become Computers on Wheels Concern that cars could be seriously hacked — by criminals, terrorists or even rogue governments — has prompted a new round of security efforts on the part of the auto industry....
17:51, 2019-05-22

GLOBAL MARKETS-Markets find a floor as Chinese data soothe nerves Stock markets enjoyed a tentative recovery on Thursday after better-than-expected Chinese export data, while a steadying of the yuan restored some calm to global markets following a stormy few days that sent investors scrambling for safety....
14:17, 2019-08-08

2019 Mazda 3s Recalled for Wheels That Could Fall Off During Driving If you happen to be driving your 2019 Mazda 3 and hear or feel some very unnatural rattling, then your car might be one of the ones affected by the recall for wheels that could fall off during driving. You need to get that checked immediately....
19:17, 2019-07-01

Atlanta runs out of patience as Mindhunter spins its wheels At the beginning of this season of Mindhunter, I expressed concern that the show was moving towards a tired trope in crime stories: The quasi-supernatural “they understand them because they’re like them” profiler character. Now, I’m pleased to report that I have indeed been outsmarted, and the show ...
02:34, 2019-08-20

NASA gives the Mars 2020 rover its legs and wheels The Mars 2020 rover is looking more and more like an actual rover, now that there's only a year left before its target launch date. NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory engineers have installed the vehicle's starboard legs and six wheels (aka its mobility......
07:34, 2019-06-21

Mattel's Hot Wheels ready for a digital track The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
16:51, 2019-06-22

Porsche Has A Very Specific Official Way Of Aligning The Crest On Its Wheels It shouldn’t be too surprising to learn that Porsche is extremely detail oriented. But the company is so obsessive over everything, it even has an official policy on an appropriate way to align the company’s crest in the center caps of every wheel on every single one of its cars....
10:17, 2019-09-29

Survival On Doomed Ethiopian Airlines Jet Came Down To 2 Cockpit Wheels For 2 1/2 minutes as Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 roared above Addis Ababa, the jet's survival depended on the pilots turning a pair of wheels in the cockpit....
22:00, 2019-06-20

Guy Installs Manhole Covers Instead of Wheels and the Results Are Hilarious Manhole covers are round and tires are round, so it only makes sense to wonder whether the former can be used as a substitute for the latter, right? Wrong. That makes no sense at all. But YouTuber Garage 54 ENG is in the business of conducting nonsensical experiments, so watch him bolt steel drainag...
21:34, 2019-07-10

'AGT': Musician nails second chance after Simon Cowell said he was ‘getting on my nerves’ Musician Lamont Landers didn't let his second chance on "America's Got Talent" go to waste after getting off to a very rocky start with Simon Cowell.        ...
20:34, 2019-06-27

F1's 2021 18-inch wheels revealed at Monza in Alesi F2 demo run Formula 1's prototype 18-inch wheels have been revealed at Monza, where ex-Ferrari driver Jean Alesi gave Formula 2's equivalent their on-track public debut...
18:34, 2019-09-07

Blame Game Starts As Wheels Come Off India's Auto Sector When Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed that a preference by millennials for ride-hailing apps was contributing to a painful slump in car sales, it sparked an online backlash from furious......
10:17, 2019-09-15

Lyft renames its Bay Area bike-sharing program Bay Wheels Today, Lyft is renaming its Bay Area bike share system. It's now Bay Wheels, no longer Ford GoBike. As part of the transition, the company is introducing new e-bikes with pedal assist for hills and the option to dock the bikes or lock them outside of......
17:51, 2019-06-11

Ford's 1958 Nucleon Concept Was 'Atoms For Peace' On Wheels It was the late 1950s. GM’s Motorama had the public mesmerized with jet-inspired fin-festooned and chrome-covered show cars. Ford needed something to match. Ultimately, they decided to go with the nuclear option. They built an “atomic-powered” concept car. They built the Ford Nucleon....
10:17, 2019-09-29

The Internet Is Losing Its Mind Over The Giant Wheels on This Lifted Mercedes SLK The first-generation R170 Mercedes SLK was an elegant piece of design, with its squared-off rear end flanked by triangular taillights, and its aggressive-but-not-too-aggressive sloping hood featuring two long bulges. It’s this classiness that makes seeing an SLK with a lift and huge tires so bizarre...
04:17, 2019-05-29

Lyft pulls Bay Wheels e-bikes after two catch fire in San Francisco Lyft’s San Francisco bike-share subsidiary Bay Wheels yanked its entire fleet of pedal-assisted electric bikes on Wednesday after multiple reports of bikes catching fire. “Out of an abundance of caution, we are temporarily making the ebike fleet unavailable to riders while we investigate and u...
23:17, 2019-08-01

2020 Mahindra Thar Spotted With LED Taillamps And Alloy Wheels The upcoming 2020 Mahindra Thar has been recently spotted testing in India, and this time around we get to see the new-generation off-road SUV with a set of alloy wheels and LED taillamps. While we......
00:34, 2019-10-06

'Fastest Woman On Four Wheels' Jessi Combs Killed In Jet-Car Crash Yesterday, while attempting to beat her own land speed record, the 52,000 horsepower jet-powered car driven by racer, fabricator, and television personality Jessi Combs crashed in the Alvord Desert in Oregon, killing her, as local news reports. Combs was 39 years old and held the title of “fastest w...
20:34, 2019-08-28

Uber and Lyft to turn the wheels on car ownership: industry experts Ride-hailing apps like those of Uber Technologies and Lyft Inc are expected to alter the state of car ownership towards subscription-based services and shared ownership, auto industry experts said at a conference on Wednesday....
03:51, 2019-05-23

Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Four wheels bad, but three sehr gut. Germans climb aboard cargo bikes As Berlin tries to switch to greener transport, people are choosing the bike, not the electric car – and it’s becoming a status symbolIn a fashionable corner of the capital of Germany, Europe’s “car nation”, parents picking up or dropping off their offspring have lined the edge of a popular playgrou...
19:00, 2019-08-25

The ‘Fastest Woman on Four Wheels’ dies in crash while attempting to break record Racer and TV personality died in a jet-operated car crash in Oregon. The world's "fastest woman on four wheels" died while trying to break her own record....
14:00, 2019-08-29

Without Wires or Bluetooth, This Case Lets You Add Buttons and Scroll Wheels to Your Smartphone It won’t be long before smartphones ditch every last physical button, but is that necessarily a good thing? Fewer components in a device means more profit for manufacturers, but users are left having to learn awkward touchscreen gestures to compensate. Researchers at Columbia University are bringing...
20:34, 2019-06-12

My Buddy Wheels: ride-on cuddly bikes for kids | Martin Love Whether it’s a dinosaur, unicorn or little pony, these soft balance bikes are guaranteed to get your children up and ridingMy Buddy WheelsAges 2 to 3 year olds Price £70, available late June, halfords.comWhether it’s on scooters or space hoppers, roundabouts or roller skates, kids love nothing more ...
14:34, 2019-06-16

Wheels fall off Peloton shares as stock market debut disappoints The fitness start-up Peloton saw its share price fall on its stock market debut, becoming the latest in a line of newly traded companies to receive a frosty reception from investors this year....
20:51, 2019-09-26

SC woman not cited for DUI after caught driving Power Wheels truck intoxicated WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) – A South Carolina woman who police say was driving drunk will not be cited with a DUI because her vehicle of choice was a toy truck. News outlets quote police as saying that instead they charged 25-year-old Megan Holman with public intoxication. Megan Holman/ Associated Pr...
07:34, 2019-06-15

Renault ECU/steering wheels sealed as Racing Point protest goes ahead The FIA has been directed to seal and impound both Renault Formula 1 cars' electronic control units and steering wheels, to allow Racing Point's protest against the team to proceed...
17:51, 2019-10-13

NASA Put Wheels on Its Mars 2020 Rover and Holy Crap This Is Actually Happening It’s amazing what a set of wheels can do. What was once a vague chunk of metal, wires, and circuit boards is now finally starting to look like an actual rover. Read more......
00:51, 2019-06-22

In Desperate Attempt To Get Buyers Below Retirement Age, C8 Corvette Ditches Chrome Wheels For as long as I can remember, you could always get your Chevrolet Corvette with a set of chrome wheels. Always. Everyone was so focused on whether or not they could that no one stopped to ask if they should. (The answer to that is nobody should.) With the new, C8 Corvette, they are no longer an opt...
21:51, 2019-08-02

Special PJs for special kids (WBIR) For the past year, Martha Sileno has watched her 4-year-old son receive treatment in a diaper. Noah was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital last summer. He’s a fighter, but cannot stand the hospital gowns. “The gowns were ...
03:34, 2019-09-19

Hot Wheels team up with Apple for new high tech toy cars and ambitious kid's video game Hot Wheels id is a new line of die-cast cars that have NFC chips in them just like those used in fellow toys-to-life games like Skylanders, LEGO Dimensions and Disney Infinity....
15:34, 2019-06-14

Amazon reportedly ramps development on Alexa-powered home robot on wheels Bloomberg reported last April that Amazon was working on a home robot codenamed “Vesta” (after the Roman goddess of the hearth and home), and now the publication says that development on the project continues. Plus, the report includes new details about the specifics of the robot, includ...
21:17, 2019-07-12

Wheels: A Deadly Blaze in the Alps Made a Biker a Hero and Tunnels Safer for All Two decades ago, 39 people died inside the Mont Blanc Tunnel in a fire so horrific it changed safety standards forever. The truth eventually caught up to the legend of a man who rushed in....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Country legend Tanya Tucker releases first single in 17 years, “The Wheels Of Laredo” One of the most impressive performances at last night’s CMT Music Awards was Tanya Tucker and Brandy Carlile dueting to Tucker’s signature song, “Delta Dawn,” before being joined onstage for a larger girl power group sing with artists like Trisha Yearwood and Martina McBride. The performance served ...
23:51, 2019-06-06

Thrill to the Charming Music Made by Hot Wheels Mustangs Hitting Xylophone Keys Humans have been making music for thousands of years, and yet somehow it has taken us until the year of our Great Camshaft two thousand and one score less one until someone has figured out you can make sweet, sweet music by running Hot Wheels into xylophone keys....
22:34, 2019-06-01

Wheels: Tesla Got an Early Lead, but Luxury Electric Rivals Are Racing to Catch Up Several months ago, Jaguar introduced the I-Pace sport utility vehicle, and more rival electrics will soon be available from Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Volvo....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Mattel shares soar on narrower-than-expected loss, strong sales of Barbie, Hot Wheels Shares of Mattel jumped 7% in late trading Thursday after the company posted a narrower-than-expected loss and strong sales of Barbie and Hot Wheels....
17:51, 2019-07-31

Save $100 at Sprint on a Pixel 3a or Pixel 3a XL lease; new line required The surprise smartphone hits of the year are Google's mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Offering the great photographic experience that the Pixel handsets are known for with pricing starting at $399 turned out to be a genius move made by Google. And with the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL now shaping up t...
09:51, 2019-06-21

'Rocketman' hurts: Playing Elton John required falling down stairs, singing underwater Taron Egerton paid his dues playing a struggling Elton John in 'Rocketman.' That's really him falling down stairs and even trying to sing underwater.        ...
10:34, 2019-06-03

How to Tell if Your Stainless Steel Pan is Hot Enough Without a Thermometer Stainless steel pans are kitchen workhorses, but they have an ever so slight learning curve, particularly when it comes to searing food without it sticking. Letting the pan get nice and hot before even adding the oil is key, but determining the temperature of something by sight is not a skill most h...
20:00, 2019-06-13

EU claims new steel tariffs "working well" The European Union has expressed its satisfaction with the 25% tariffs on steel products initially introduced last year. That increase came in response to the United States' decision to impose levies of their own....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Steel as strong as an Army tank The tubes used to build the roofs on the automaker's new generation of crossovers are also stronger than railroad tracks. Here's how the engineers did it....
10:17, 2019-08-03

U.S. Steel Boosts Revenue Outlook United States Steel Corp. said on Thursday that it expects to post better financial results than expected for its latest quarter, at a time when the company is planning to implement cost cuts and other organizational changes....
22:51, 2019-10-10

Withings Steel HR Sport Review If you are looking for a smartwatch that lasts a really long time, tracks your activity, steps, heart rate, workouts and sleep patterns, while at the same time packing some serious style, it’s hard to think of a gadget that fits all those criteria better than the Withings Steel HR Sport.We’ve been u...
18:17, 2019-05-21

The long road to 'greener' steel Everyone is talking about the dangers of man-made carbon. Yet getting businesses to get it out of the environment is a Herculean task. Still new CO2 mitigating production ideas may be around the corner for steelmakers....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Fast food turns to 'ghost kitchens' and restaurants on wheels as chains like &pizza and Chick-fil-A battle for delivery dominance &Pizza Fast-casual chain &pizza and food-tech startup Zume are partnering to unleash a fleet of mobile kitchens, assisting in the fast-casual pizza chain's delivery and expansion efforts. Executives expect thousands of mobile kitchens to take over America, as dining room real estate becomes an unn...
06:51, 2019-09-20

Louisiana steel factory lays off 376 employees A Louisiana steel mill unexpectedly laid off 376 employees and says the factory will shut down in November. (Oct 1)        ...
02:34, 2019-10-02

UPDATE 2-British Steel to be placed into administration -report British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, will be placed into administration as early as Wednesday, Sky News reported, jeopardising some 25,000 jobs....
12:34, 2019-05-22

British Steel collapses but will trade in administration The UK's second-largest steel maker has been battling a financial crunch over the past year. A court has now ordered its liquidation, leaving thousands of workers staring at job losses....
13:51, 2019-05-22

UK has agreed an indemnity for British Steel receiver: PM May Britain has granted an indemnity to the official receiver handling the collapse of British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday....
15:34, 2019-05-22

The World Doesn't Need Trouble in Chinese Steel The world’s largest steel industry is being squeezed between rising iron-ore costs and falling steel prices. More trouble for global steelmakers and Chinese banks alike won’t be far behind....
20:17, 2019-06-21

U.S. says its producers harmed by some structural steel imports The U.S. government on Monday said domestic producers were being harmed by imports of fabricated structural steel from China and Mexico, and that it would instruct the customs agency to collect cash deposits from importers of such steel....
12:51, 2019-07-09

Turkey's steel imports into Europe a 'problem' Turkey's steel imports into Europe are a "greater problem" for the industry than the slowdown in demand from car makers, the boss of Europe's third largest steelmaker has told Sky News....
02:17, 2019-09-20

U.S. Steel plans to lay off hundreds of workers in Michigan United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with the State of Michigan....
20:51, 2019-08-20

U.S. pet doctors steel themselves for online pharmacy challenge A David and Goliath battle is brewing in the business of selling prescription medicines for pets, pitching veterinarians against online giants moving into this lucrative corner of the growing market for animal supplies....
14:17, 2019-06-12

Steel pension fund in talks about £10.5bn buyout The trustees of the £10.5bn British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) are in secret talks to offload it two years after it was handed £550m to secure a rescue of the UK's biggest steel producer....
19:51, 2019-06-29

UPDATE 1-U.S. Steel's Slovak plant to cut workforce by around a fifth United States Steel Corp's factory in Slovakia will lay off 2,500 people, or around a fifth of its workforce, by the end of 2021 as it tries to compete with a glut of cheap steel imports from non-EU countries, it said on Friday....
18:34, 2019-07-19

Brazil says Turkey backs down on steel tariffs Turkey has decided not to impose tariffs on steel imports from Brazil after concluding an investigation into a dispute between the two countries, Brazil's Economy Ministry and Foreign Ministry said on Friday....
18:34, 2019-05-24

Theater company brings Shakespeare to steel A Pittsburgh theater company is bringing Shakespeare to the site of a once mighty steel company’s blast furnace. Quantum Theatre is using the backdrop of the Carrie Furnace for its production of “King Lear,” the bard’s darkest tragedy. It tells of grief and madness, family va...
17:00, 2019-05-26

U.S. Steel's Slovak plant cutting around a fifth of its workforce United States Steel Corp's factory in Slovakia will lay off 2,500 people, or around a fifth of its workforce, by the end of 2021 to deal with a difficult steel market, the company said on Friday....
16:17, 2019-07-19

Mexico says steel magnate detained, more arrests likely The Mexican attorney general's office said late on Tuesday that Alonso Ancira, the chairman of steelmaker Altos Hornos de Mexico, was detained in Spain by Interpol for his alleged involvement in "a series of crimes that gravely hurt" state oil firm Pemex....
07:17, 2019-05-29

What happens to a place when its steel industry collapses – podcast The announcement that British Steel was entering insolvency came as a hammer blow to Scunthorpe, where it employs 5,000 people. It has become a familiar story in recent years, and Helen Pidd returns to Redcar, which lost the majority of its steelworks in 2015. Also today: Rory Carroll on the case of...
09:51, 2019-05-29

Steel producer Nucor CEO Ferriola to retire Top U.S. steel producer Nucor Corp said on Friday Chief Executive Officer John Ferriola would retire on Dec.31 and will be succeeded by senior executive Leon Topalian....
16:34, 2019-09-06

The Latest: Health authorities threaten US Steel shutdown CLAIRTON, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a fire at U.S. Steel coke plant (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Health authorities are threatening to shut down U.S. Steel’s suburban Pittsburgh coke plant unless it comes into compliance with air emissions standards. The Allegheny County Health Department issue...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Network Rail bids for parts of British Steel Firm makes bid to safeguard supply of tracks as up to a dozen buyers including Greybull make offersNetwork Rail has made a bid for parts of British Steel ahead of an initial deadline for offers for the company, which collapsed into liquidation in May putting 4,500 jobs at risk.The company, which man...
01:51, 2019-07-01

How Eugen Systems built the massive RTS Steel Division 2 French independent developer and self-publisher Eugen Systems launched its real-time strategy game Steel Division 2 on Steam on the Windows PC and Mac.Read More...
15:51, 2019-09-23

Chinese Steel Slowdown Slams Iron-Ore Prices Iron-ore prices posted their biggest one-month fall in almost eight years as China’s huge steel engine cools and global shipments of the commodity rise....
23:17, 2019-09-03

British Steel collapses, threatening thousands of jobs LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Insolvency Service says British Steel has been ordered into compulsory liquidation after talks with the government failed to secure a bailout. The move threatens some 5,000 workers employed by the company, with another 20,000 jobs in the supply chain. The official recei...
11:51, 2019-05-22

U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination that producers in both countries had dumped fabricated structural steel on the U.S. market at prices below fair market value....
03:17, 2019-09-05

British Steel is open to new buyers: UK business minister British Steel, which was forced into liquidation on Wednesday after failing to secure an emergency government loan, is open to new buyers, business minister Greg Clark said on Wednesday....
15:34, 2019-05-22

USA aim golf-clap at their celebration critics and show their steel Carli Lloyd celebrated her goals on Sunday like she was on the links. And while her team are scary in attack the quality of their defence is still a mysteryIn a result that surprised no one, the US women’s national team punched past Chile to secure a spot in the knockout round of the Women’s World C...
10:34, 2019-06-17

Thyssenkrupp: German steel giant's board wants to sack CEO Thyssenkrupp has been struggling through a failed merger bid, falling profits and difficult restructuring. Now the conglomerate's board wants CEO Guido Kerkhoff out....
08:00, 2019-09-25

British Steel arm engineers sale to France's Systra The engineering division of British Steel is racing to secure a sale days after Turkey's military pension fund secured the exclusive right‎ to buy the UK's second-largest steel producer....
18:17, 2019-08-19

HII cuts first steel for Columbia-class submarine program Huntington Ingalls Industries cut the first steel plate of the Columbia ballistic missile submarine at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia, marking the start of advance construction for the new class of subs....
18:34, 2019-05-24

U.S. shale shippers will pay surcharge for Trump steel tariffs Plains All American Pipeline LP said on Friday it will tack on a fee for users of a new oil pipeline to pay for the cost of the Trump administration's tariffs on imported steel, with analysts and traders calling it the first U.S. energy pipeline operator to do so....
01:34, 2019-08-03

U.S. Steel to idle Indiana plant, 150 jobs at risk U.S. Steel said on Friday it will idle a plant in Indiana by mid-November as part of the consolidation of its till mill operations in the United States, a move which could result in lay-offs for nearly 150 employees....
02:51, 2019-08-24

French giant wades into British Steel auction A French engineering giant has joined the battle for control of the UK's second-biggest steel producer with an approach to buy ‎part of the ailing company that is attracting scrutiny from pensions watchdogs....
16:51, 2019-06-22

China's Jingye plots fresh bid for British Steel A Chinese steelmaking group has approached ministers with a renewed attempt to buy British Steel amid talks over a rescue led by Turkey's military pension fund....
06:00, 2019-10-03

Could the government step in to save stricken British Steel? The loss of strategic industrial capacity – and well-paid jobs – suggests every avenue ought to be exploredTo see the Scunthorpe steelworks in action is to witness British manufacturing prowess at its most visually stunning.Huge slabs of steel, glowing orange with heat, flow seamlessly through the p...
05:34, 2019-05-26

Clark to face MPs in British steel industry probe The business secretary‎ and the former owners of British Steel are to be called to give evidence to a parliamentary inquiry with the future of the UK's second-largest producer continuing to hang in the balance....
20:34, 2019-06-07

UK will leave no stone unturned to help steel sector - minister Britain's government will leave "no stone unturned" to support the country's steel sector amid the crisis facing producer British Steel and it has been in contact with former owners Tata Steel, a minister said on Tuesday....
15:17, 2019-05-21

UK minister says he talked about Port Talbot with Tata Steel A British government minister said on Tuesday that talks he held with Tata Steel this week were about issues relating to the firm's site in Port Talbot in Wales....
15:17, 2019-05-21

For China’s ‘Steel Roses,’ World Cup Is Only the Latest Letdown China’s women’s national team was once one of the world’s best. Now it hopes to regain its glory as part of Xi Jinping’s effort to make China a soccer superpower....
07:51, 2019-06-20

Scientists invent foam that can stop a bullet as well as steel can When designing armor capable of stopping a bullet, the two most important factors are weight and resistance to penetration, and they’re often at odds with one another. A thick steel plate can stop many projectiles but at some point the weight becomes impractical for most applications. Now, new...
10:00, 2019-06-06

Elon Musk, Man of Steel, reveals his stainless Starship The crowds assembled near Boca Chica Beach on Saturday evening. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars ] BOCA CHICA BEACH, Texas—Elon Musk spoke about his vision of a brighter future for humanity ...
14:17, 2019-09-29

ArcelorMittal takes the knife to European steel output again ArcelorMittal underlined the problems facing the European steel industry when it cut production for the second time this month, blaming weak demand and high imports....
19:34, 2019-05-29

British Steel lenders urge swift end to auction Lenders to British Steel are urging the government to conclude efforts to find a buyer for the stricken business as they seek to protect their financial position amid mounting losses....
21:34, 2019-08-06

Steel Division 2 debuts with massive World War II tank battles French independent developer and self-publisher Eugen Systems has launched its real-time strategy game Steel Division 2 on Steam on the Windows PC and Mac.Read More...
00:34, 2019-06-21

U.S. oil firms challenge pipeline surcharge for steel tariff: filing Two U.S. shale producers have challenged an energy pipeline operator's proposed surcharge for the Trump administration's 25% tariff on imported steel, raising the stakes for pipeline builders facing higher construction costs....
01:17, 2019-08-21

Britain to fund steel in $480 million climate change package Britain announced 390 million pounds ($480 million) of spending for low carbon technology on Thursday, most of which will go to the steel industry in a fund to help it reduce emissions....
19:00, 2019-08-29

French tussle erupts for control of British Steel unit A division of British Steel, the ailing Scunthorpe-based industrial group, is at the centre of a takeover tussle between two French rivals, days before a deadline for offers for the company....
15:34, 2019-06-28

China's top steel city Tangshan summons 48 firms over air pollution China's top steelmaking city of Tangshan has summoned executives from 48 regional companies with high pollution emissions to a meeting and ordered them to trim output to reduce the smog....
14:51, 2019-06-17

UPDATE 4-U.S. oil firms challenge pipeline surcharge for steel tariff Two U.S. shale producers have challenged an energy pipeline operator's proposed surcharge for the Trump administration's 25% tariff on imported steel, raising the stakes for pipeline builders facing higher construction costs....
07:00, 2019-08-21

"2.5 Times More Steel Than Eiffel Tower" Used For New Amazon India Campus Built with over 2.5 times more steel than the Eiffel Tower, a built-up area spanning about 65 football fields, a helipad and 49 elevators which move one floor per second, e-commerce giant Amazon's......
16:17, 2019-09-12

A New Metal Foam Is as Bulletproof as Heavy Steel Armor, Researchers Say Making a vehicle that’s completely impervious to bullets isn’t impossible, but it would be so bulky and heavy from its thick armor plating that it would barely be able to move. Unless you build it using a new bulletproofing material developed at North Carolina State University that mimics lightweigh...
18:00, 2019-06-06

UPDATE 3-U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination that producers in both countries had dumped fabricated structural steel on the U.S. market at prices below fair market value....
08:00, 2019-09-05

Danielle Steel is a prolific writer, but is that to be envied? | Oliver Burkeman Working all the time, she’s written 179 books. But compulsive productivity has a flip sideThe novelist Danielle Steel has written 179 books, releasing them at the rate of seven a year – and for all I know, she’ll have released a few more in the days between my writing this column and you reading it....
18:17, 2019-05-31

Brexit will not save troubled steel industry, says trade body UK Steel’s director general warns leaving EU will not give steel greater trading opportunitiesThe trade body for steelmakers has rubbished claims that British Steel could be more easily saved if the UK were outside the European Union and warned that the turmoil of a no-deal Brexit could further dama...
15:51, 2019-05-27

UPDATE 3-British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs under threat British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency 30 million pound ($38 million) loan by later on Tuesday, two sources close to the situation said....
15:17, 2019-05-21

ArcelorMittal makes deeper cuts to steel production in Europe ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, cut steel production in its main market, Europe, for the second time this month, blaming weak demand and high imports....
11:51, 2019-05-29

China steel firms lagging on carbon compliance: study Chinese steel companies have fallen behind their international counterparts on energy efficiency and carbon compliance, putting them at risk of a surge in costs once regulations are tightened, a research report published on Wednesday said....
23:51, 2019-07-31

Nippon Steel's damaged Kimitsu plant to be shut until end-December Japan's biggest steelmaker, Nippon Steel Corp, said on Thursday one of the two steelmaking plants at its Kimitsu Steel Works will be shut until the end of December, to repair a chimney that collapsed in a typhoon last month....
15:00, 2019-10-03

British Steel says funding is in place for all employees to be paid in full for May British Steel is continuing "to work with all parties to achieve an outcome that secures its future success", with funding in place for employees to be paid for May, a spokeswoman has said....
02:51, 2019-05-22

UPDATE 5-U.S. shale shippers will pay surcharge for Trump steel tariffs Plains All American Pipeline LP said on Friday it will tack on a fee for users of a new oil pipeline to pay for the cost of the Trump administration's tariffs on imported steel, with analysts and traders calling it the first U.S. energy pipeline operator to do so....
08:17, 2019-08-03

Ministers agree £300m British Steel support package The government has agreed to provide financial support to British Steel potentially worth hundreds of millions of pounds, paving the way for Turkey's military pension fund to secure the company's immediate future....
21:17, 2019-08-09

UPDATE 4-British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs at stake * Unions say: Save the steelworks (Adds context on EU steel equities, the EU ETS, comment from British Steel, from the British government, from UK Steel.)...
17:00, 2019-05-21

British Steel on verge of collapse as government talks stall Corbyn calls for nationalisation of Brexit-hit producer if £30m loan not forthcoming‘I’m worried sick’: Scunthorpe frets over British Steel slumpBritish Steel could fall into administration as soon as Wednesday, putting 5,000 jobs directly at risk and endangering thousands more in the supply chain, ...
22:34, 2019-05-21

Government sets deadline for final British Steel bids Bidders for British Steel have been told to submit their final offers for the company by midnight on Monday as advisers to the government draw up detailed contingency plans for the potential closure of its vast Scunthorpe steelworks....
15:51, 2019-07-13

China plans to toughen emission checks on steel mills China will continue to enforce production restrictions in heavy industry in winter this year and will tighten its emission assessment on steel mills when granting exemptions from curbs already in place, an environment ministry official said on Saturday....
15:51, 2019-07-13

British Steel falls into liquidation after failing to secure funding British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, has collapsed after failing to secure emergency government funding, jeopardising some 25,000 jobs, Britain's Official Receiver said on Wednesday....
15:34, 2019-05-22

British Steel owner Greybull: We worked hard to keep it alive British Steel's owner Greybull Capital said on Wednesday it had worked hard to keep Britain's second largest steel producer alive but that the challenges of Brexit had proven insurmountable....
15:34, 2019-05-22

Mexico freezes oil exec, steel accounts in corruption probe Mexican authorities have frozen the bank accounts of a former head of Mexico’s state-owned oil company and those of steel maker Altos Hornos de Mexico, in what looks to be a major new push to punish alleged corruption...
05:17, 2019-05-29

Local firefighter spreads hope one steel cross at a time TUCSON- Golder Ranch firefighter Camden Garcia has faced challenges in his life, but that hasn’t stopped him from spreading the message of hope. “I started having headaches,” said Garcia. “Kinda went to the doctors and trying to figure it out… After quite a few studies ...
14:00, 2019-09-25

Retaliatory tariffs were key to getting U.S. to lift steel and aluminum levies: Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada's retaliatory tariffs on American goods were key to restoring free access to the U.S. market for Canadian steel and aluminum....
01:00, 2019-05-22

British Steel collapses after failing to secure extra funding British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, has collapsed and put 25,000 jobs at risk after failing to secure emergency government funding, Britain's Official Receiver said on Wednesday....
19:17, 2019-05-22

'Fastest woman on four wheels' Jessi Combs killed in jet-car crash at 36 Racing star Jessi Combs, who hosted "MythBusters" on Discovery Channel, reportedly died in a jet-car crash while trying to beat a speed record.       ...
03:34, 2019-08-29

'Fastest woman on four wheels' Jessi Combs killed in jet-car crash Jessi Combs, known as the "fastest woman on four wheels," was killed in jet-car crash while attempting to break a land-speed record.        ...
18:00, 2019-08-29

Jessi Combs, 'fastest women on four wheels,' dies in jet-car crash at 36 Jet-car speed racer Jessi Combs has died in a crash in Oregon's Alvord Desert while trying to break a land-speed record.        ...
18:00, 2019-08-29

Jessi Combs, 'fastest women on four wheels,' dies in jet-car crash at 39 Jet-car speed racer Jessi Combs has died in a crash in Oregon's Alvord Desert while trying to break a land-speed record.        ...
01:51, 2019-08-30

'Fastest woman on four wheels' Jessi Combs killed in jet-car crash at 39 Racing star Jessi Combs, who hosted "MythBusters" on Discovery Channel, reportedly died in a jet-car crash while trying to beat a speed record.        ...
01:51, 2019-08-30

He’s One of the Biggest Backers of Trump’s Push to Protect American Steel. And He’s Canadian. Barry Zekelman’s campaign to fight imports is a case study in how to gain access in Washington. His company is the largest steel industry donor to the president’s political operation....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Chinese steel city steps up fines, prosecutions in pollution battle China's smog-prone northern city of Tangshan has issued new guidelines to punish and prosecute companies and individuals found guilty of pollution offences, amid warnings it might miss its air quality goals for this year....
15:00, 2019-10-03

Kashmir’s main city a maze of razor wire and steel barriers The main city in the India-administered part of disputed Kashmir is a maze of razor wire coils and steel barricades watched by soldiers in riot gear during unprecedented lockdown...
04:17, 2019-08-14

China's steel heartland Hebei warns cities for pollution failures China's biggest steel producing province of Hebei has summoned the leaders of three cities after they failed to control air pollution in the first half of this year, the local environmental protection agency said in a notice....
09:34, 2019-08-12

"Murderous Assault": State-Run Steel Firm's Chairman Attacked In Delhi The chairman of India's largest state-owned steel producer was assaulted by some people armed with iron rods in the national capital on Wednesday night, the Steel Authority of India Ltd said....
10:00, 2019-08-08

Weight of history: Chongqing Steel and China's state sector dilemma A year and a half ago, Chongqing Iron and Steel Corp (CISC) , China's oldest steelmaker, was rescued from the brink of bankruptcy in a deal hailed as a shining example of how struggling state companies can be revamped....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Macuahuitl: Aztec Wooden ‘Paddles’ Are Obsidian Swords, Sharper Than Steel The Spanish conquerors of the 16th century were met by the sophisticated Aztec culture when they first landed on the shores of Mexico.  ...
01:51, 2019-07-05

Mexico's government says U.S. duties on structural steel part of normal investigation Mexico's government said on Wednesday that new duties imposed on some Mexican structural steel by the U.S. Commerce Department are part of a normal investigation when an industry feels it is being affected by imports that use unfair practices, such as dumping or subsidies....
03:17, 2019-09-05

The British Steel scandal is a corporate disaster entirely made in the UK | Prem Sikka The government must stop appeasing the financial industry and start scrutinising corporations and their shareholdersThe collapse of British Steel Limited, with the potential loss of at least 5,000 jobs, has once again exposed deep fault lines in the government’s laissez-faire economic ideology and i...
15:00, 2019-05-24

'No stone unturned' to help British Steel amid collapse fears - govt Ministers will leave "no stone unturned" in supporting the UK steel industry, MPs have been told, as the country's second largest producer teeters on the brink of collapse....
20:00, 2019-05-21

Massive steel sculpture takes pride of place on Belgian highway A 60-metre tall semi-circle of steel cast to look from a distance like a towering but incomplete ring, is set to surprise drivers taking a scenic tour in the south of Belgium to France or Luxembourg....
21:51, 2019-08-13

China raises anti-dumping duties on some US, EU steel tubes and pipes China said on Friday that it was raising anti-dumping duties on certain alloy-steel seamless tubes and pipes used at utilities and imported from the United States and the European Union....
11:17, 2019-06-14

Nippon Steel to cut capex spending as U.S.-China trade war crimps demand Nippon Steel Corp will cut its planned capital expenditures for the three-year period to March 2021 by between 10% and 20% as weaker steel demand amid the U.S.-China trade war has eroded its profits, a company official said on Friday....
10:34, 2019-08-30

Australia's BlueScope Steel forecasts weak first-half, shares drop Australia's BlueScope Steel Ltd warned lower sales margins would crimp first half earnings as it posted a fall in full-year profit on Monday, prompting the biggest drop in the company's shares in two years....
05:34, 2019-08-19

Steel Ministry Seeks Higher Duties To Deter Chinese Imports The steel ministry has proposed the higher duties as part of its recommendations to the finance ministry for the upcoming 2019-20 budget that is due out on July 5....
16:51, 2019-06-21

Trump administration approving almost half of requests to avoid steel tariffs The Trump administration has granted about one out of every two requests from importers to be exempted from the tariffs it has placed on imports of steel and aluminum products....
03:51, 2019-09-26

British Steel enters insolvency after rescue talks with government fail Steelmaker directly employs 5,000 people and thousands more in the supply chainWhat went wrong at British Steel?British Steel has entered insolvency, putting 5,000 jobs directly at risk and endangering thousands more in the supply chain after talks with the UK government failed to reach an agreement...
21:00, 2019-05-22

Judith Kerr was both sweetness and steel – and I'll miss her | Nancy Banks-Smith She was as dedicated to her work as she was to her family, right to the end. And no one could draw a tiger’s smile quite like her, remembers Nancy Banks-Smith• Share your tributes and memories of Judith KerrWhen I went to interview Nigel Kneale about Quatermass he would keep talking about his wife. ...
20:17, 2019-05-23

Surfers Unaware Of Cyanide Leak From Steel Plant For Days In US Lake Paul Grenchick was surfing with friends along the Indiana shore of Lake Michigan on Thursday evening. Little did he know, just up the river, thousands of fish were dying, and investigators were......
15:51, 2019-08-20

Double whammy for EU as China slaps anti-dumping tax on stainless steel China plans to impose an anti-dumping tax on some stainless steel imports from the European Union and three Asian countries. For the 28-nation bloc, the move is more than just a key export market for steel being at risk....
18:34, 2019-07-22

British Steel's Turkish rescuer plans to move chemical firm out of UK Ankara’s military pension fund Oyak to relocate its Tyneside factory amid Brexit alarmThe Turkish firm poised to buy British Steel recently announced plans to move a chemicals factory it owns from Tyneside to Europe, after sounding the alarm about Brexit uncertainty.Chemson, a Wallsend-based firm th...
04:00, 2019-08-20

Plains All American to remove steel tariff surcharge on Cactus II oil pipeline Plains All American Pipeline LP filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to remove a proposed surcharge on its Cactus II oil pipeline, tacked on as a result of the Trump administration's tariff on imported steel....
19:51, 2019-08-26

Trump Brain Status: ‘The Wheels on the Bus Go Round and Round’ Donald Trump is doing a stellar job meeting everyone’s expectations that he’ll embarrass himself—and his constituents back home—during a trip to the annual G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, and then during meetings in South Korea....
22:17, 2019-06-29

2019 International Yoga Day: Fun Yoga Postures On Two-Wheels We all could do with some semblance of peace in our lives. Especially if you live in a big city and your primary mode of commuting is two-wheels. Here are a few yoga tips which are not only easy to do......
16:34, 2019-06-21

China steel mill boss detained for pollution offences: state media The boss of a steel mill in the city of Tangshan in Hebei province has been detained after his plant was found to have violated anti-smog restrictions, state media reported on Monday....
06:51, 2019-07-22

Lethbridge College graduates find sustainable alternative to steel re-enforcement bars Three Lethbridge College graduates have earned a prestigious award for their work exploring bamboo as an alternative to steel in concrete construction projects....
07:51, 2019-08-31

Steel Executive Seized in Spain in Mexican Corruption Case Tied to Pemex Spanish police arrested the chairman of a leading Mexican steelmaker on Tuesday as part of a widening probe into alleged bribery linked to the sale of a fertilizer plant by the steel firm to state-run oil giant Petróleos Mexicanos....
06:51, 2019-05-29

U.S. Steel to idle three blast furnaces, hurt by lower prices and soft demand United States Steel Corp on Tuesday said it would idle two blast furnaces in the United States and a third in Europe, as lower steel prices and softening demand led the steel producer to forecast current-quarter earnings below the Wall Street estimates....
03:51, 2019-06-19

French government: Ascoval rescue deal not impacted by British Steel woes A rescue deal for the Ascoval steel plant in northern France is not impacted by the current woes at British Steel since the Ascoval transaction involves another unit of British Steel not impacted by the liquidation process, said the French government....
15:34, 2019-05-22

US imposes duties on steel from Vietnam originally produced in South Korea, Taiwan The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday it would impose duties of up to 456% on certain steel produced in South Korea or Taiwan that are then shipped to Vietnam for minor processing and finally exported to the United States....
08:34, 2019-07-03

China churns out record daily steel output in June - Reuters calculation China's daily crude steel output rose to record levels in June, according to Reuters calculations, even as anti-pollution production curbs pushed whole-month production slightly lower, official data showed on Monday....
07:17, 2019-07-15

Jennifer Lopez Bares Her Abs of Steel on 2019 CFDA Fashion Awards Red Carpet Jennifer Lopez is bringing the heat to the 2019 CFDA red carpet. The pop singer is showing off her abs of steel in a two-piece orange ensemble designed by Ralph Lauren and she looks......
03:34, 2019-06-04

UPDATE 1-Plains All American to remove steel tariff surcharge on Cactus II oil pipeline Plains All American Pipeline LP filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to remove a proposed surcharge on its Cactus II oil pipeline, tacked on as a result of the Trump administration's tariff on imported steel....
19:51, 2019-08-26

Steel Magnate Lakshmi Mittal's Brother Held In Bosnia For Suspected Fraud Industrialist Pramod Mittal, the younger brother of steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, was arrested Wednesday in Bosnia for suspected fraud and "abuse of power", a prosecutor said....
07:17, 2019-07-24

In Michigan steel towns, tariffs meant to revive industry cost jobs Steel prices rallied following the tariffs imposed in March 2018, feeding optimism in U.S. steel towns. But higher prices later hurt demand from automakers....
17:51, 2019-09-26

China to impose anti-dumping tax on stainless steel from the EU, Japan and South Korea China said on Monday it will impose anti-dumping duties on some stainless steel products imported from the European Union, Japan, South Korea and Indonesia....
08:51, 2019-07-22

Steel industry begins to idle plants, shows signs of weakness — despite Trump’s support U.S. Steel announced it will temporarily halt production at two domestic plants. The closure runs in sharp contrast to the narrative President Trump has offered about the steel industry....
18:34, 2019-06-19

Trump order for federal purchases of iron and steel may come too late to lift U.S. metals producers Trump's efforts to shore up U.S. steel industry have widened the gap between companies like U.S. Steel, that use costly legacy blast furnaces, and companies like Nucor, that use cheaper, more efficient electric-arc furnaces....
22:17, 2019-07-15

Stocks to Watch: Square, Exxon Mobil, Consolidated Edison, U.S. Steel, Motorola Solutions Some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Friday’s session include Square, EOG, Consolidated Edison, U.S. Steel and Motorola Solutions....
22:00, 2019-08-02

Kashmir’s Main City is a Maze of Razor Wire and Steel Barriers as the Lockdown Continues (SRINAGAR, India) — The main city in the India-administered part of the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir has turned into a vast maze of razor wire coils and steel barricades as drones and helicopters hover overhead. Wearing flak jackets and riot gear, paramilitary soldiers carry automatic ...
19:00, 2019-08-14

China steel hub Hebei moves 2019 industrial capacity cutting targets forward China's top steelmaking province of Hebei has moved up the target dates for cutting industrial capacity and relocating plants by two months to the end of October, the provincial environmental department said....
08:51, 2019-07-08

Steel industry to suffer major losses from rising carbon prices and climate regulations, report says Failure to reduce carbon emissions puts on average 14% of the companies' potential value at risk, according to a new analysis of corporate earnings profiles....
22:17, 2019-07-31

Deal: Grab a Withings Nokia Steel Limited Edition hybrid smartwatch at half price French company Withings makes some of the nicest smartwatches if you like minimalist design. On top of that, they are priced very competitively, as most of them cost no more than $200. Not to mention that the company often offers discounts on some of its most popular products.This time it's not With...
22:00, 2019-06-07

State Bicycle Co 4130 Road: ‘A retro steel bike to make hipsters smile’ | Martin Love Known for its single-speed urban bikes, this cool American bike builder has just released its first affordable retro racer with gearsState Bicycle Co 4130 RoadPrice £549.99, statebicycle.co.ukFrame steelGears 8 speedSizes 49cm to 62cmAbout 20 years ago I went for my first “proper” bike ride. I borro...
09:34, 2019-06-23

Here's More Big Speed A new dawn breaks. The world is as it was yesterday, and yet, not, for there is more Big Speed, and sideways action, bristling with electricity and noise. Here, now, take in the thundering wild of rally, Rally Estonia, Finnish driving, sideways driving, all wheels sliding with all-wheel drive....
10:34, 2019-07-16

Giant steel tubes form crossing on flood-hit road in Yorkshire Dales after bridge on world cycling championship route collapses Giant steel tubes are being used to form the basis of a temporary crossing after a bridge on the world cycling championship route was destroyed by floods....
07:51, 2019-08-14

Getting up to speed with AI and Cybersecurity The first computer virusMany people are unaware that the first computer virus predates the public internet.In 1971 Bob Thomas, an American IT academic wrote Creeper, the first computer program that could migrate across networks. It would travel between terminals on the ARPANET printing the message &...
03:00, 2019-07-05

How to speed up your old, tired Mac Has your Mac gone from feeling super speedy to super sluggish? Have boot times gone from seconds to minutes? Are you starting to think that it might be time to buy a new Mac? Not so fast! Here's how you can give your old Mac a new lease of life....
14:17, 2019-07-09

A Big Wing Could Be the Secret to Big Speed I don’t know if you’ve seen this new thing in racing, but I think science recently said that there is a correlation between aerodynamic downforce and supercharged E36 BMWs setting really fast hill climb times. This car’s enormous rear wing echoes the mega hill climb racers of the era, and the splitt...
02:17, 2019-07-18

Bugatti Needs To Do A Top Speed Run For The Chiron Already I was having a really hard time caring about the Buggati Centodieci this week. Another special-edition version of an already limited car selling for an ungodly amount of money. Then, I saw that its top speed is 231 mph. And now I’m angry....
11:34, 2019-08-19

Just So You're Up To Speed, This Is Gardner Minshew Quarterback Nick Foles fractured his clavicle in the Jacksonville Jaguars’ first game of the season, and his injury meant the door was wide open for rookie Gardner Minshew to strut right through it, because Gardner Minshew looks like a guy who struts, or at least saunters....
05:51, 2019-09-11

‘Need for Speed Heat’ isn’t anything like ‘Payback’ The long-running Need for Speed franchise is stuck in a rut. The 2015 reboot, simply titled Need for Speed, was criticized for its cringeworthy live-action cutscenes. Its successor two years ago, Need for Speed Payback, had an irritating upgrade syst......
16:51, 2019-08-21

What happens when you go speed dating with Lib Dems? Political party conferences are best known for seaside resorts, slightly dodgy canapes and warm white wine - but what are the chances of finding love?...
20:51, 2019-09-16

Intelligent speed assistance: everything you need to know We took a Focus on a 200-mile drive to test its ISA system Why do we need it, how does it work and what’s it like to use? We look at the tech that can automatically curb your car’s speed to the prevailing limit On 16 April this year, the European Parliament gave the green light to the fitment of ...
13:17, 2019-05-26

British Steel to 'receive £300m support package from Government' British Steel will receive hundreds of millions of pounds in financial support from the government, paving the way for the company's future to be secured by Turkey's military pension fund, it was reported today....
17:17, 2019-08-09

Tariffs on tap: Craft breweries facing increased steel, aluminum costs — and warn that costs may fall to consumers When it comes to the US-China trade war tariff talks, what’s on tap for craft breweries is dealing with the ripple effects of this impacting their bottom line....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Number of speed bumps in UK increases to 42,000 News 18 Jul, 2019 The UK now has 42,000 individual speed bumps on a total of 14,000 different roads, with London Boroughs having the most...
19:51, 2019-07-18

What’s Driving You Crazy? I-10 & Ina speed limit MARANA – The speed limit on Interstate-10 and Ina Road is What’s Driving ou News 4 Tucson viewers crazy. The overpass opened up in March but more work was left to do. News 4 Tucson viewer, Ken calls it a hazard because drivers are doing 65 or 70 miles per hour then have to slow down to 5...
08:51, 2019-06-17

New high-speed train would get you from NYC to DC in 30 minutes A futuristic high-speed train travel pod that creators hope will one day zip passengers from New York to DC in just 30 minutes was unveiled in Manhattan on Friday. The Virgin Hyperloop One, a roughly 20-foot vessel with seats inside, uses a revolutionary pressurized air system to hover above train t...
01:17, 2019-09-28

Golf: Game has a need for speed, say Clarke A man with a passion for high-performance sports cars and an admitted need for speed it is hardly a surprise that Darren Clarke has zero tolerance for slow pokes -- particularly on the golf course....
20:51, 2019-09-03

Pop's need for speed: 'You have to drop new stuff constantly' Pop stars are under pressure to produce a continuous stream of new music, with many releasing two albums a year. What’s behind the explosive pace?The music industry in 2019, says Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis, could be compared to a Pez dispenser. He is not talking about big heads – rather, the ...
19:34, 2019-09-19

Golf’s New Breed Tries to Speed Things Up PGA Tour executives have long resisted singling out anyone for taking a long time to hit a shot. So some of the top young players are applying peer pressure....
01:51, 2019-08-18

Need For Speed: Heat seems painfully uncool Need For Speed: Heat is the newest entry in EA's racing franchise, but the trailer makes it look as uncool as ever. Did you know that we "own the night"?Read More...
22:51, 2019-08-14

Here's ZF's New Two-Speed Transmission for Electric Cars Pretty much all mainstream electric cars integrate their electric motors with single-speed, often 10:1-ish gear reductions, mostly because it’s cheap and easy, and it works. But now, the German transmission company that changed the industry with the now-ubiquitous eight-speed automatic is showing of...
05:17, 2019-07-17

5G in Australia: getting up to speed with the future of mobile As the super-fast network is rolled out across the country, we look at how much it will cost, when you can get it and what it means for the NBN – and your healthAustralia’s mobile networks are currently embarking on major upgrades to get the country ready for 5G. While patches of 5G networks are alr...
18:17, 2019-07-31

There's Nothing Quite Like Draymond Green At Full Speed Draymond Green’s curse (well, other than the invisible backpack) is that no matter how good he gets at basketball, the most immediately and undeniably impressive basketball feats, the truly unmistakable displays of superhuman ability, will never be available to him. He will never pour on the hailsto...
23:51, 2019-06-11

How to Speed Up or Slow Down Any HTML5 Video Chrome: I never really got why people like watching sped-up videos until I got a fun Tech 911 question asking about just that. Then I tried it out, and I understand it perfectly now; what you lose in quality (and suffer in chipmunk voices), you gain in time—sweet, sweet time....
06:51, 2019-05-28

How to speed up tech recruitment: Get rid of recruiters The recruitment industry is broken and no longer fit for purpose. It’s up to us hiring managers help it change or even remove it completely.Read More...
03:51, 2019-09-16

'Fast & Furious' Loses Some Speed The “Fast & Furious” franchise lost a bit of speed at the domestic box office, with the car-racing series spinoff “Hobbs & Shaw” opening to a so-so $60.8 million over the weekend....
11:00, 2019-08-05

Best CDN providers of 2019 to speed up any website A content delivery network (CDN) works to accelerate almost any website by caching its files in servers around the world. Whether your visitors come from Europe, North America, Asia or anywhere else, content is automatically served from the nearest location for the fastest possible speeds.If you&apo...
17:34, 2019-05-24

How to Speed Up Your Android Hotspot Connection Being able to turn your smartphone into a miniature access point that can give other devices an internet connection—like your laptop—is one of the best features ever. It’s saved my bacon plenty of times, those rarer moments when I need to use my laptop for something (like editing a Lifehacker post),...
02:17, 2019-07-23

Here's How Google Is Hoping to Speed Up Its Big Upgrade to SMS RCS, or Rich Communication Services was supposed to be the messaging protocol that banished SMS to the dark ages and upgraded today’s texting experience with modern features like read receipts, better multimedia sharing, way bigger character limits, and more.Read more......
02:17, 2019-06-19

2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed: preview News 26 Jun, 2019 The revamped Goodwood Festival of Speed will open its doors to the public on July 4, with a host of new attractions and a new theme...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Final Cut Pro X gets a speed boost through Apple's Metal The latest Final Cut Pro X update, released today, takes advantage of Apple's Metal API to provide leaps in performance. With a new Metal-based engine, the updated Final Cut Pro X improves playback and accelerates tasks like rendering, real-time effe......
09:51, 2019-10-08

Why Bugatti Thinks It Could've Gone Faster Than That 304-MPH Speed Run, But Chose Not To Just recently, Bugatti took a pre-production, monstrously powerful Chiron out to break the 300-mph barrier that, until now, was said to be elusive only by virtue of the limits of modern tire technology. But while Bugatti hit nearly 305 mph, the company wants everyone to know it could’ve gone faster....
07:00, 2019-09-06

Full speed ahead for deregulation train Labor Secretary Patrick Pizzella knows he is likely to be demoted by the Trump administration before the end of the year, but doesn’t mind. He is, in fact, eagerly helping the process along by setting things up for his expected replacement, Eugene Scalia, the former Labor Department solicitor under ...
09:34, 2019-09-06

This AI-powered autocompleter tool can speed up your coding Gmail‘s autocomplete feature is such a boon when you’re replying to a ton of emails and want to send quick responses. If you’ve been dreaming of a similar feature for programming, you’ll be glad to know that TabNine can now help write your code, thanks to its new AI-powered autocompler that integrat...
09:34, 2019-07-25

PyTorch 1.3 comes with speed gains from quantization and TPU support The latest version of Facebook's open source deep learning library PyTorch comes with quantization, named tensors, and Google Cloud TPU support.Read More...
21:51, 2019-10-10

Curbing air pollution won't speed up global warming Some studies suggest cleaning up the air could unintentionally accelerate global warming. New research revealed little evidence of a strong inverse relationship between air quality and warming....
16:51, 2019-08-02

Canada passes law to speed pardons for pot possession The Canadian government passed a law late on Wednesday that would allow its citizens with a criminal record for marijuana possession to be pardoned without any cost and expedite a process that previously could take up a decade....
18:00, 2019-06-20

Bond Investors Get New Tools to Speed Up Trading Electronic bond-trading platforms are racing to expand their offerings as traders demand greater integration of the technology that is transforming how they buy and sell holdings....
02:51, 2019-06-20

How Volvo's Polestar is getting its debut model up to speed The Polestar 1’s initial production run will reach the Volvo subsidiary’s first customers later this year, which explains the intense amount of fine-tuning still going on at the Hallered Proving Grounds, near Gothenburg. ...
19:00, 2019-06-18

Sainz: Hulkenberg would stay if F1 was about "speed and talent" Carlos Sainz Jr believes Nico Hulkenberg would stay in Formula 1 "if it was about speed and talent", after Hulkenberg was dropped by Renault and snubbed by Haas for 2020....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Analysis: why the public is split on speed limiters Will speed limiters make our roads more or less safe? Half of car buyers are in favour, but only a quarter are against, our survey finds The recent burst of publicity around the mandatory introduction of speed limiters on new cars from 2022 has certainly brought them to the attention of car buyer...
02:51, 2019-08-02

The Riotous, Internet-Speed Sound of 100 gecs This duo’s debut album, “1000 gecs,” smashes electro-pop, dance music, punk and dozens of other rapid-fire reference points into something genuinely new and exhilarating....
19:17, 2019-09-04

New Firefox Competes With Chrome on Speed And Privacy Mozilla launched a new version of Firefox on Tuesday spotlighting its speed and privacy features as the San Francisco-based open source upstarts continue to compete against Google Chrome’s global browser dominance.Read more......
14:00, 2019-05-22

2019 Triumph Speed Twin Review The Triumph Speed Twin is the latest addition to company's modern classic ranks and it might be a Bonnie, but it scores high on performance. It is perhaps one of the top modern classic motorcycles......
10:00, 2019-08-13

Need For Speed Heat's Hero Car Is A Turned-Up Polestar 1 The Need for Speed games have been the gateway to car culture for youths across the globe for decades, introducing kids to badass cars that seemed like they could only feasibly exist in their imaginations. Its newest iteration, Need for Speed Heat, doesn’t disappoint—and it’s because it features a r...
23:51, 2019-08-14

Tom Brady campaigns for better 'Madden' speed rating New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was among NFL players who expressed their annoyance at some of the ratings that were released Monday for the new edition of “Madden.”...
20:51, 2019-07-16

The Fed’s plan to speed up payments despite banks’ resistance Most countries today settle and clear retail bank transfers within minutes if not seconds. In the US it takes days -- and the banks want it that way.Read More...
13:51, 2019-08-13

Test Your Typing Speed in 54 Languages at 10FastFingers Hoo boy, I just got my heart rate up with a typing test. At 10FastFingers, you can test your typing speed in most major and European languages, measure yourself against other typists in your language, and compete in realtime (but only in English)....
15:51, 2019-05-28

At $6,400, Could This 2006 Hummer H3 With a 5-Speed Have You Humming a New Tune? Getting a Hummer isn’t all that hard. Getting one with a stick like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe H3 on the other hand is a rare opportunity. Let’s see if this one’s price blows it for us....
16:00, 2019-07-05

Hamilton: Ferrari's F1 speed edge like a jet mode Lewis Hamilton has likened Ferrari's straightline speed advantage to it having a "jet mode", after he was beaten once again to pole position for the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix...
16:51, 2019-09-28

How to speed up web browsing and save money on Android Who doesn't want faster browsing? Here's a quick and simple trick that will help both speed up your browsing on your Android smartphone, and save on data charges if you don't have an unlimited data package....
16:00, 2019-07-05

How to speed up the discovery of new solar cell materials A broad class of materials called perovskites is considered one of the most promising avenues for developing new, more efficient solar cells. But the virtually limitless number of possible combinations of these materials’ constituent elements makes the search for promising new perovskites slow and p...
02:00, 2019-06-06

You Got a 'Free' Internet Speed Upgrade. Then Your Bill Went Up. Cable and telecom companies are leaning heavily on their broadband businesses to drive growth as pay TV subscribers dwindle. They are using a range of tactics to shift consumers onto faster, premium speed tiers....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Sprint 5G: coverage map, phones and speed tests The Sprint 5G coverage map is live in select US cities and they’re the second American carrier with a 5G phone. That’s a pretty good start for the nation’s fourth-largest network.Sprint 5G speed tests were found to offer 350 and 450 Mbps in Dallas, Texas, according to Tom’...
09:34, 2019-06-08

The results of the first big iPhone 11 Pro speed test are definitely a surprise Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max were released earlier this month after months and months of rumors, many of which turned out to be wrong. It seems odd that iPhone leaks from well-known sources might be wrong, especially since we’re so used to knowing everythin...
21:00, 2019-09-30

Google Maps shows your speed while you're driving Google isn't just counting on speed limits in Maps to encourage safe driving -- it's now showing your actual speed. Android Police has learned that Google Maps is rolling out an optional speedometer that kicks in while you're using driving navigatio......
03:51, 2019-06-07

Bentley Bentayga Speed 2019 review New Speed model replaces original W12 Bentayga, adding more power and poise to an already fine example of its art. Not much to look at, but great to travel in Change comes fast down Bentley way. At the beginning of last year, those interested in a superbly engineered but excruciatingly entitled Be...
16:17, 2019-05-29

ZF Introduces New 2-Speed Transmission For Electric Cars Vehicles with the new 2-speed drive consume less energy, which in turn extends range by up to five percent when compared to a one-speed unit. Shifts take place at 70 kmph....
15:51, 2019-07-17

New Samsung SSDs for servers double in speed and can 'never die' Samsung's solid-state drives (SSDs) are about to get a lot faster. The company already has some of the best SSDs on the market, and it's introducing two new SSD series that will take advantage of the new PCIe 4.0 interface for dramatically increased throughput.The new Samsung SSDs are call...
04:34, 2019-09-19

Apple focuses on speed, privacy with new software Apple announced upcoming changes to its phone, watch and computer software that highlight its increasing emphasis on digital services, speed and personal privacy. The software updates were previewed Monday at a conference in San Jose, Calif. (June 3)        ...
05:34, 2019-06-04

Slack update brings more speed to your chats Slack has revealed a significant upgrade to its dekstop app that should make online collaboration easier than ever.The company says that its desktop app now launches 33 percent faster and uses 50 percent less RAM than previous versions thanks to a number of tweaks and changes to the back-end of its ...
14:00, 2019-07-23

Ferrari P80/C makes UK debut at Festival of Speed P80/C's designers worked with a large degree of creative freedom One-off 488 GT3-based track car has taken four years to develop; it pays homage to the Dino and 330 models The Ferrari P80/C, a one-off track car based on the 488 GT3, has been displayed and demonstrated at the Goodwood Festival of...
18:17, 2019-07-05

Trump administration moves to speed up deportations The Trump administration is planning to expand a procedure to speed up deportations to include undocumented immigrants anywhere in the US who cannot prove they've lived in the US continuously for two years or more....
02:17, 2019-07-23

Are Apple's Shares Approaching a Speed Bump? As consumers celebrate Apple’s unveiling of its new iPhone, investors best beware. The company’s stock tends to rise in the month leading up to announcing a new phone, only to fall in the month following the reveal....
10:34, 2019-09-11

The Parking Lot at the Goodwood Festival of Speed Never Disappoints On the rainy fourth and final day of the Goodwood Festival of Speed I did one of my favorite things: take a gander at the parking lot. Yeah, there’s loads of cool metal running up the hill faster than Kate Bush, but there’s also a ton of good stuff parked up outside. Here’s a selection of what I fou...
18:34, 2019-07-08

High-speed LiFi will soon be available on Air France flights In-flight internet -- if and when an airline offers it -- is often unreliable and slow. Oledcomm wants to take things up a notch by making high-speed LiFi available on Air France and KLM flights. The French tech company will equip a reproduction of a......
13:17, 2019-06-12

This new high-speed train concept would get you from NYC to DC in 30 minutes A futuristic high-speed train travel pod that creators hope will one day zip passengers from New York to DC in just 30 minutes was unveiled in Manhattan on Friday. The Virgin Hyperloop One, a roughly 20-foot vessel with seats inside, uses a revolutionary pressurized air system to hover above train t...
22:00, 2019-09-27

Need for speed: is the 'Netflix effect' to blame for the NBN's failures? The NBN says Netflix has put pressure on its fixed wireless service, but the growth in streaming has been anticipated for years Politicians, tech experts and even the NBN itself talked up the arrival of Netflix and other streaming video services years before the government-owned company blamed it fo...
14:17, 2019-07-11

City begins rollout of thousands of new speed cameras Thousands of new speed enforcement cameras are coming to New York City. The state’s new speed law went into effect on Thursday — allowing city officials to dramatically expand the number of school zones with cameras from 225 now to 750 by June 2020. Each zone will have multiple cameras. Ticket...
15:17, 2019-07-12

Speed Up Your Internet by Limiting Bandwidth-Hungry Apps You might be paying your ISP for a certain service tier, but that doesn’t mean that you’re getting those speeds both ways—the fine print will likely indicate that your upload speeds are much, much slower than your download speeds....
07:17, 2019-07-17

Piola: F1 teams' low-downforce changes for high-speed Silverstone As the journey to Silverstone is short for most Formula 1 teams, bringing new parts is not nearly as complex as shipping them to far-flung corners of the Earth...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Amazon Forests Are Being Razed at Breakneck Speed, and Not Only in Brazil Huge expanses of rainforest are being cut down in Colombia, Bolivia and Peru. The trend shows how advances in political stability and economic integration can drive deforestation....
22:00, 2019-08-30

British man sets new cycling speed record of more than 174mph Neil Campbell rode a £15,000 custom bike released from the back of a speeding PorscheA British man has set a new cycling speed record of more than 174mph on a £15,000 bike released from the back of a Porsche as it hurtled down a runway.Architect Neil Campbell, 45, broke the previous record of 167mph...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Cobra's Expensive New Dashcam Let Me Avoid Speed Traps In a world of hidden speed cameras, insurance scams, and daily dents and dings, putting some protection on your dashboard is a prudent move. But plugging in a radar detector and then also adding a video camera with its sundry of dangling wires and suction attachments creates a mess—and more blind s...
21:51, 2019-08-02

Fed to Create Payments System to Speed Money Transfers The Federal Reserve plans to develop a faster payments system for banks to exchange money, providing a public option to another real-time network built by big banks....
21:17, 2019-08-05

Shouldn't Let "Minor Speed Bumps" Come In Way Of Relations With US: Envoy Hopeful that India and the United States will find a "mutually satisfactory" solution to their bilateral differences, the Indian Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla said that the two countries......
20:34, 2019-07-12

Changeover to greener cars needs to speed up, say world's engineers They say older combustion-engined cars need to disappear more quickly to achieve air quality goals globally The rate at which older combustion-engined cars are removed from the world’s roads will have to speed-up if air quality around the globe is to be tackled rapidly, the world’s car engineers bel...
15:17, 2019-07-11

In Speed Flies Wondercars Of Rally Action, Finland Here we see what is both speed and metal together with humans, cast aloft in celebration of speed and metal together with humans. Of difficulty. In difficulty, we have the speed. Transformational speed, in that it transforms a car into a car soaring through the air, that air being the air that exist...
03:34, 2019-08-06

2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed: show report There were new exhibits, a redesigned layout and some important anniversaries at this year's world-renowned motoring festival They said it would be different for 2019, and it was. Since the Goodwood Festival of Speed began its relentless climb 26 years ago towards today’s status as Europe’s — possi...
19:00, 2019-07-08

Newly Announced Need For Speed Has Some Serious Vice City Vibes Need For Speed Heat was just announced as the newest entry in the long-running series. A stylish trailer showed off elements we’ve come to expect from these games, like police chases and car customization. It also showed off a Florida setting and some neon aesthetics. Good news for folks who both n...
16:34, 2019-08-14

Students set new hyperloop speed record at SpaceX competition Technical University of Munich students just reached massive speeds, breaking their own record at the annual SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-24

Microsoft continues its quest to speed up Xbox One’s dashboard Microsoft's working to improve the speed and experience of the Xbox One dashboard. It is testing an update that adds more dedicated buttons to its Home menu.Read More...
00:17, 2019-07-25

U.S. trials boast speed, Lyles-Coleman showdown The speed show that is the backbone of the American athletics championships takes on added significance in Des Moines, Iowa this week when the United States select a team for this year's worlds which are being held in Doha....
03:34, 2019-07-23

8-year-old German boy crashes during second high-speed joyride He apparently didn’t learn his lesson. An 8-year-old speed demon who took his mom’s Volkswagen Golf for a joyride last week did it again two days later — clocking speeds of 110 miles per hour before crashing the car in Germany, authorities said. The grade-schooler swiped the car keys around mi...
21:17, 2019-08-26

How a building boom in the Brazilian Amazon could speed its deforestation Development in the Amazon has brought new homes, new highways and a new dam. It also brought a new wave of deforestation that could permanently cripple the rain forest....
03:51, 2019-06-29

For the first time, high-speed rail available during Hajj pilgrimage Some of the millions of Muslim pilgrims expected to make the Hajj pilgrimage will be riding the Haramain High Speed Rail (HHR), which links Mecca and Medina....
03:34, 2019-08-10

We Should Have Bought Six-Speed V6 Honda Accord Coupes When We Had the Chance “What’s a V6 that doesn’t sound like crap,” Regular Car Reviews’ host Mr. Regular asks from behind the wheel of somebody’s 2016 Honda Accord V6 six-speed manual coupe. He immediately answers his own question: “This.”...
03:17, 2019-07-03

High Speed Train to Mecca Open For First Hajj For centuries, the yearly Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca has been a massive logistical undertaking. Pilgrims have long piled into buses for overland journeys from India, onto ships for crossings of the Red Sea from Egypt, and into specially chartered planes arriving at temporary outdoor terminals. This ye...
05:00, 2019-08-11

VW targeting F1 Goodwood Festival of Speed record with evolved ID. R Volkswagen aims to break the 20-year-old Formula 1-established overall Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb record with its updated ID. R electric prototype, says its motorsport boss Sven Smeets...
17:51, 2019-07-03

8-year-old German boy takes mom's car on high-speed joyride — again An 8-year-old boy has taken his mother's car on a joyride for the second time in a week. Police said the grade-schooler didn't appear to care about traffic laws....
06:51, 2019-08-24

Ford GT MKII Debuts At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed Ford and Multimatic revealed the GT MKII at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. It's a limited-edition, track-only GT that represents the next stage in Ford GT performance. With a 700 horsepower coming......
03:00, 2019-07-05

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019: full preview The 26th annual Goodwood FoS will be the summer’s premier automotive event. Here’s the new models we know will be there so far Next month the Duke of Richmond will once again open up his substantial grounds to Britain’s car enthusiasts, as the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed gets under way.  The ev...
23:17, 2019-06-27

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2019: the best of Aston Martin The British marque is celebrating 70 years since first racing at Goodwood, and has brought all manner of metal to this year's Festival of Speed to celebrate...
16:00, 2019-07-05

More than half of drivers break 30mph speed limits News 27 Jun, 2019 New Government data reveals 52 per cent of car drivers break 30mph speed limits, compared with 46 per cent on motorways...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Wife reverses full speed into husband’s car The damages will cost nearly $10K and some time to repair, but egos may take a bit longer. Buzz60’s Tony Spitz has the details.        ...
18:17, 2019-07-01

Ted Cruz bill would speed FDA approval of drugs OK'd in other countries Drugs and medical devices that have been authorized in other developed countries would face fast-track approval in the U.S. under a bill introduced Thursday by Ted Cruz....
00:17, 2019-07-19

Fed Official Urges Firms to Speed Shift From Libor Randal Quarles, the Federal Reserve vice chairman in charge of financial regulation, urged companies and financial institutions Monday to speed up their preparations for a looming interest-rate shift....
00:51, 2019-06-04

Cboe Seeks to Add 'Speed Bump' to Stock Exchange Cboe is proposing to hit the brakes on high-frequency trading by introducing a split-second delay to one of its stock exchanges, according to a new regulatory filing....
01:00, 2019-06-08

Opera's stricter privacy controls could also speed up your web browsing Opera doesn't want to miss the browser privacy bandwagon, and it's taking an unusual angle to sell it: it's promising a speed boost. The newly released Opera 64 includes a tracker blocker that prevents sites from tracking you across the web (usually......
17:17, 2019-10-08

APAC firms will need AI as speed increasingly critical in cyberdefence With cybercriminals taking less and less time to break into corporate systems, enterprises will have to tap artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to bolster their ability to defend against attacks and beef up their network resilience....
12:34, 2019-10-06

High-Speed Traders Back Exchanges in Fight With SEC Three big high-speed trading firms asked a federal court to halt a SEC initiative that would limit the rebates that stock exchanges pay to attract investors’ orders....
03:34, 2019-06-15

Novartis CEO pledges to speed data integrity disclosures Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan promised to inform U.S. regulators quickly if credible questions emerge internally over data integrity, he told investors on Monday, following data manipulation allegations involving the Swiss drugmaker's $2.1 million gene therapy Zolgensma....
14:34, 2019-09-09

Novartis CEO promises to speed data integrity disclosures Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan, facing an uproar over data manipulation involving $2.1 million gene therapy Zolgensma, pledged on Monday to tell regulators quickly if credible questions emerge in future over data integrity....
17:00, 2019-09-09

US moves to scrap speed limits on pig slaughter lines New rules will allow production lines at pork plants to run faster, despite concerns over safety and qualityThe US government has given the go-ahead to new rules to eliminate production line speed limits at pig slaughterhouses, deeming restrictions “unnecessary” despite fears that lifting them will ...
20:51, 2019-09-18

How to enjoy high-speed thrills in a Dacia Sandero Fun in slow motion: Can this sub-1.0-litre Sandero deliver the same thrills as a McLaren? Can you really have fun driving slowly? As the prospect of speed limiters looms, we find out with a 0.9-litre budget hatch Coming over the crest, I saw the road gyrating gratuitously into the distance. At t...
20:00, 2019-05-25

City of London to become first UK region with 15mph speed limit News 28 May, 2019 The City of London Corporation’s Court of Common Council has voted to implement a 15mph speed limit across the Square Mile...
13:34, 2019-05-28

Blade helicopter-sharing app to speed transplant organs Blade has begun deploying helicopters in the Big Apple to quickly transport human organs for emergency transplants. The helicopter-sharing app — better known for flying summer beachgoers from New York City to the Hamptons — has teamed up with NYU Langone Health to give doctors faster access to vital...
04:00, 2019-10-02

Six JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499 Offer Up To 1 Gbps Speed JioFiber plan price per month: Through six JioFiber monthly plans, Reliance Jio offers internet speed in the range of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. Each of the six JioFiber packs comes with features including free......
08:34, 2019-09-12

Man Sets World Record For Highest Speed Reached On A Tuk Tuk A man who has set a new world record for the highest speed reached on a tuk tuk says he is "over the moon" at his achievement. Matt Everard, 46, from Essex, UK, set a speed of 119.583 kmph on a tuk......
14:38, 2019-05-21

Google Maps now shows speed limits in more than 40 countries Almost six years after Google’s purchase of the Waze navigation app, one of the features previously exclusive to the latter now appears to be a staple of Google Maps in more than 40 countries around the world. Google has confirmed to various tech outlets that its own Maps application is now showing ...
02:34, 2019-05-31

Didn’t Major in Computer Science? This $40 Training Can Get You up to Speed You’ve still got time to get in on the bull rush of data science possibilities with the training from The Complete Computer Science Master Class Bundle. This massive 11-course package, an almost $2,800 value, is available for a limited time for only $39 from TNW Deals....
18:17, 2019-09-17

Need For Speed In Real Life Part Two: More Cars, More Racing A few months ago, I lost my mind over a very fun, in-real-life Need for Speed video. It was only a minute long, but the joy sustained me for quite a while. Now, Part Two is out and it’s nearly five minutes long! You guys....
00:51, 2019-09-26

Faster BAC Mono heading to Goodwood Festival of Speed BAC will “turn the dials up a notch” on road-legal single-seater, and previews new model in first images Cheshire-based Briggs Automotive Company (BAC) is set to unveil a new version of its Mono single-seater at next month’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.  Details of the new car are limited at this st...
21:51, 2019-06-05

Florida man leads cops on low-speed chase, gets 5th DUI: police A Florida man looked very pleased with himself in his mugshot despite being arrested for his fifth DUI Thursday after leading police on a low-speed chase....
17:51, 2019-09-24

Average internet speed up one year after net neutrality repeal Nearly a year after the repeal of net neutrality took effect, the average internet speed in the United States for fixed broadband rose 28% and the country is now ranked No. 7 globally....
04:00, 2019-06-19

The 2019 BMW X7 Is Huge But So Great At High-Speed Cruising Maybe it was because I had just climbed out of a BMW i8 to get into the 2019 BMW X7, but man was I floored by how huge it was. Huge in every sense. Huge in stature. Huge in girth. Huge in presence. Huge to sit in. I was really going to have to exercise some serious depth perception with this car....
04:51, 2019-09-04

Speed restrictions give FX market participants the hump Speed bumps appear to be gathering favour among stock exchanges, but their potential to level the playing field in the FX market is tempered by concerns around transparency and the impact on trading costs....
16:00, 2019-05-21

Ask the Captain: Is there a speed limit for planes taxiing on the ground? Some airports have speed limits but more often airplanes will have a limitation in the flight manual for maximum taxi speeds.        ...
15:51, 2019-05-21

Amazon Forests Vanish at Breakneck Speed. It’s Not Just in Brazil. Huge expanses of rainforest are being cut down in Colombia, Bolivia and Peru. The trend shows how advances in political stability and economic integration can drive deforestation....
14:51, 2019-08-31

Tucson City Council to vote on speed limit changes TUCSON – Tucson’s city council is set to vote on some speed limit changes advised by the city’s Traffic and Safety Engineering team on Thursday. This is a result of widened roadways and annexations. “We’ll be changing speed limited about a dozen roadways and it’s...
06:00, 2019-10-10

Fire at Saudi high-speed train station injures at least five A fire broke out in the Haramain high-speed rail station in Saudi Arabia's coastal city of Jeddah, injuring at least five people, authorities said on Sunday....
02:51, 2019-09-30

Bentley Flying Spur Speed seen with plug-in hybrid system Spyshots of Bentley's sportiest Flying Spur show charging flap for hybrid powertrain, likely to be Porsche Panamera-sourced Bentley is believed to be testing an upcoming flagship Speed variant of its new Flying Spur luxury saloon, and new spyshots show it sporting a plug-in hybrid powertrain.  The ...
07:17, 2019-09-13

Beth Grant is kind of glad her Speed character died Today marks the 25th anniversary of one of the great action flicks of the 90s, Speed. In honor of the film’s anniversary, we sat down with Beth Grant—who plays the ill-fated Helen—to talk about filming her death scene, and why she’s actually kind of glad her character kicked the bucket....
01:51, 2019-06-11

JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499/Month. Compare Features, Speed Here JioFiber plan price, internet speed and other features: In six JioFiber plans priced from Rs 699 to Rs 8,499, Reliance Jio Infocomm offers internet speeds to the tune of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. The monthly......
13:51, 2019-09-13

Future Models From Fiat Chrysler To Get ZF's 8-Speed Automatic Transmission The new 8-speed automatic transmission could be installed in almost all vehicle segments with a front-longitudinal drive configuration. A technical innovation of the upgraded transmission is the......
10:00, 2019-07-05

Legal setback for Trump administration plan to speed some deportations A federal judge ordered the Department of Homeland Security to set aside a plan that would make more people vulnerable to expedited deportation until a court can rule on the matter....
18:51, 2019-09-28

Maritime Operators Set Full Speed Ahead for Cleaner Ships While the U.N. and environmentalists are sounding alarms the Paris signatory countries are falling behind schedule on cutting emissions, a move toward cleaner ships has picked up speed over the past three years, affecting everything from the way new vessels are built and what kind of fuel they use t...
01:34, 2019-07-04

Congestion Charge zone to get 20mph speed limit by 2020 News 11 Sep, 2019 Public consultation results in 20mph speed limit for all TfL-managed roads inside the Congestion Charge zone by early 2020...
10:00, 2019-09-12

4 Your Health: Walking speed may reveal aging to brain and body (NBC News)-  New research suggests the current screening guidelines for lung cancer may be putting first responders at risk. Studies show about 30 percent of lung cancers are linked to environmental exposure, including first responders. But screenings are only recommended for older adults who are l...
08:17, 2019-10-12

Honda's fastest lawnmower breaks speed record It only took Honda's Mean Mower V2 6.29 seconds to go from zero to 100 and beat the Guinness World Record for the fastest acceleration of a lawn mower.       ...
02:17, 2019-06-12

Placid Markets Punish High-Speed Trader Virtu A slide in trading volumes and volatility is dragging down shares of Virtu Financial, high-speed traders make more money when markets are swinging around wildly....
22:00, 2019-09-30

Bloodhound heads for high-speed tests in South Africa Brit-build supersonic car is expected to exceed 500mph in South African test and will aim for land speed record next year Bloodhound, the land speed record car bidding to set a new supersonic land speed record of around 800mph in South Africa next year, will leave the UK in the next two weeks for a...
23:51, 2019-09-30

Elon Musk says the Tesla Model S just set a new track speed record The Model S has set a new record for the fastest four-door car at California's Laguna Seca racetrack, according to Elon Musk. The Tesla boss didn't give any more details in his brief tweet announcing the news, but did say that a video of the lap will......
21:51, 2019-09-11

U.S. Forest Service aims to speed up logging, infrastructure projects The U.S. Forest Service, which manages millions of acres of national forests and grasslands, on Wednesday proposed "bold" changes for how it carries out environmental reviews of logging, road building and mining projects on public land, a move that raised red flags for environmental groups....
03:34, 2019-06-13

Cheaper sensors could speed more self-driving cars to market by 2022 The first heavily automated mass-market vehicles for consumers could go on sale as soon as 2022, if one or more vehicle manufacturers adopt a new sub-$500 lidar sensing package being developed by Silicon Valley startup Luminar....
07:17, 2019-06-13

Bloodhound car aiming for land speed record has final UK tests Vehicle is to be shipped to South Africa – where goal is to reach speed of 1,000mphA sleek machine that looks like a mash-up between a grandprix car, a fighter plane and a spaceship has undergone a final, ear-splitting test in the UK before being shipped to a desert in South Africa where it may even...
04:17, 2019-10-01

Prepare to jump to light speed: Inside the mission to go interstellar Proxima Centauri is 4 light years away. Ambitious space mission Breakthrough Starshot is developing a way to push spacecraft there at a fifth of the speed of light...
15:01, 2019-05-21

'Go old man, go!' Mobility scooter fugitive evades police in low-speed chase The speeding double amputee in New Zealand says he didn’t have time to stop because he needed to get his tea readyNew Zealand police embarked on what may be the world’s slowest chase while attempting to stop a man fleeing them on a mobility scooter.The slow-motion pursuit took place on Wednesday in ...
22:51, 2019-08-23

Blasts that produce gamma-ray bursts may exceed the speed of light A new model of gamma ray bursts suggests the blasts that trigger the cosmic phenomena may travel faster than the speed of light within surrounding gas clouds....
22:51, 2019-09-25

Brazil clears new pesticides as government aims to speed approvals Brazil's Agriculture Ministry on Tuesday approved 63 pesticides for commercial use as the government seeks to reduce a backlog of applications for new agricultural chemicals....
23:17, 2019-09-17

Around the world in 48 hours? Former astronaut to attempt global speed record Enlarge / The flight path for One More Orbit's journey around the world. (credit: One More Orbit) As a veteran of three spaceflights (including a stint as commander of the International Space Station), former NASA astronaut Terry Virts has orbited the planet more than 3,400 times. Now, Virts said,...
01:17, 2019-07-02

Former F1 Driver Scott Speed Breaks Back In Rallycross Jump Scott Speed, who broke his back while landing a jump in a Nitro World Games rallycross heat race over the weekend but still finished the heat before getting out of the car, said on Instagram Sunday that he’s going the non-surgical route for his broken back. The recovery is expected to take six to ei...
07:17, 2019-08-20

Comcast Xfinity internet customers just got a free speed boost Comcast's internet speeds just got a lot faster. In what is expected to be a nationwide upgrade, the company has deployed free downstream speed boosts in cities within its West division -- namely Oregon and Washington....
18:17, 2019-09-24

Murray hoping to regain lost speed during Asian swing "Andy Murray is looking to improve his speed around the court as he steps up his return to singles action at the Zhuhai Championships in China following career-saving hip surgery."...
19:51, 2019-09-22

Daredevil breaks cycling speed record, hitting 174mph A British man has broken a cycling speed record, hurtling down a runway at over 174 miles per hour (280 km/h) on a custom-made bike in what he called the "biggest rush you'll ever experience."...
18:17, 2019-08-19

How a Mormon housewife sold America the big speed-reading scam “There’s no way to dramatically increase reading speed without a decrease in comprehension,” a psychologist told The Post. “Whoever claims to be a speed-reader is likely skimming.”...
02:34, 2019-09-22

HSBC axes CEO Flint after only 18 months in role to speed up growth HSBC ousted Chief Executive Officer John Flint after just 18 months in that role, in a surprise move that the lender's chairman said was necessary to accelerate progress of its strategic priorities....
11:00, 2019-08-05

Slow walking speed in midlife linked with faster aging A new study finds that a slow walking speed at the age of 45 correlates with premature cognitive and physical aging, and that slow gait may predict aging....
22:00, 2019-10-13

UAE consumers can experience 10GHz speed and 1ms latency in 5G network in 2020 Customers in the UAE will be able to experience speeds of 10GHz and above and will be able to download larger files in milliseconds in 2020 through fifth-generation cellular technology [5G].Telecom operators in the UAE are offering speeds of 1GHz speed now with the non-standalone (NSA) network infra...
13:17, 2019-07-16

Trump administration pushes to speed up cases of migrant families Immigrants can get permits to work legally in the United States once their asylum applications are pending before a judge for six months, which many with fast-tracked cases won’t get to do, lawyers said....
05:34, 2019-08-04

Cop’s Tesla runs out of battery power during high-speed chase A police officer’s Tesla ran out of battery power in the middle of a high-speed chase in California last week, reports said Wednesday. The cop from the Fremont Police Department was pursuing a suspect in a department-issued Tesla Model S car last Friday when he suddenly noticed he was running ...
03:51, 2019-09-26

Germany: 8-year-old takes car for high-speed autobahn joyride The child halted his trip after beginning to feel unwell. Police said no one was hurt by the boy's 140 kilometer/hour trip down an autobahn near Dortmund....
18:34, 2019-08-21

Yandex Looks at 10-Fold Increase in Driverless Car Fleet to Speed Up Testing Yandex, a Russian equivalent to Google, said it is considering expanding its fleet of self-driving cars to up to 1,000 within the next two years in order to speed up tests on the fledgling technology....
11:34, 2019-08-19

The weaponisation of information is mutating at alarming speed | Sophia Ignatidou As countries and companies line up to enter the disinformation business, privacy has to be reclaimedCommunication has been weaponised, used to provoke, mislead and influence the public in numerous insidious ways. Disinformation was just the first stage of an evolving trend of using information to su...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Consultation into expanded London 20mph speed limit launched News 6 Jun, 2019 Transport for London has launched a consultation into implementing a 20mph speed limit on all the central London roads it manages...
13:17, 2019-06-06

Daniel Jones’ speed gives Giants’ offensive coordinator options Mike Shula isn’t running to dig up the old plays he used to call when he was with the Panthers and his quarterback was Cam Newton, but with rookie Daniel Jones showing off some mobility, the Giants’ offensive coordinator may keep a few in mind. “There’s some similarities with his feet and his quickn...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Briton Campbell smashes cycling speed record at 174mph British cyclist Neil Campbell has hit a speed record of more than 174mph to become the fastest man on bike with his pulsating ride at Elvington Airfield in North Yorkshire....
17:34, 2019-08-19

The 2020 Corvette Uses GPS and Hydraulics to Automatically Lift the Car Over Speed Bumps The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has a lot going for it between the mid-engine configuration, the 495 horsepower V8, the eight-speed dual-clutch transmission, and, of course, the price. But one feature worth talking about is the hydraulically-actuated front suspension lift.Read more......
20:17, 2019-07-19

Gareth Southgate urges Marcus Rashford to use his speed more effectively • Southgate: ‘He needs to spend less time dropping back’• ‘England strikeforce most potent in the world’Marcus Rashford has been encouraged by England’s coaching staff to modify his style and make better use of his speed in an attacking trio that Gareth Southgate now believes is as accomplished as a...
04:00, 2019-09-09

Startups at the speed of light: Lidar CEOs put their industry in perspective As autonomous cars and robots loom over the landscapes of cities and jobs alike, the technologies that empower them are forming sub-industries of their own. One of those is lidar, which has become an indispensable tool to autonomy, spawning dozens of companies and attracting hundreds of millions in ...
12:51, 2019-06-30

Silicon LED created by buzzing surface with high-speed electrons  Enlarge / If only controlling electron behavior was as easy as building atom illustrations out of children's toys... (credit: Japatino / Getty Images) A long time ago, in a place not so far away, I used to believe that future lasers and optics would knock electronics into a tin hat. Yet silicon el...
21:00, 2019-07-22

Anti-Gravity Research May Pave the Way for Warp Speed Travel Researchers at CERN (the European Organisation for Nuclear Research) are looking for experimental confirmation to establish the existence of antigravity. The secrets of antigravity may be unlocked, they believe, by an in-depth study and exploration of the properties of anti-matter and this could he ...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Soaring Temperatures Speed Up Spring Thaw on Greenland’s Ice Sheet Temperatures in Greenland have been as much as 40 degrees Fahrenheit above normal, helping fuel a pulse of melting across much of the ice sheet surface....
05:17, 2019-06-18

Hands-on: OnePlus 7 Pro 5G burns 4G iPhone 11 Pro in highway speed test We matched Apple's iPhone 11 Pro against the OnePlus 7 Pro 5G in a real world speedtest across multiple sites in Los Angeles, California. Guess which won?Read More...
20:00, 2019-10-09

Staten Island inhabitants are furious over speed of turkey relocation Turkeys are continuing their invasion of Staten Island. While the state waits for the final OK to move dozens of the wild birds to an upstate sanctuary, residents in one besieged neighborhood are complaining the removal is taking too long. City Councilman Steven Matteo told CBS New York his office g...
23:51, 2019-06-29

Maharashtra Moves To Speed Up $10-Billion Hyperloop For Bombay-Pune Maharashtra has granted infrastructure project status for a $10-billion plan to build the world's first ultra-fast hyperloop project, aiming to link the financial hub of Mumbai with the neighbouring......
17:17, 2019-08-01

Residents on Tucson’s west side rejoice over new speed humps TUCSON – Pop the champagne, it is a celebration here on McMillan Street as new bumps are in the road. “I decided I wasn’t going to run any errands this morning because this was too exciting. I had to wait 10 years for this and everything is on hold,” said speed hum initiator ...
11:51, 2019-06-28

Bret Baier: Biden is a frontrunner, but 'big speed bumps' could lie ahead Fox News host Bret Baier argues that Joe Biden may hit some bumps in the road hindering his lead in the preemptive polls for the 2020 presidential election....
19:34, 2019-05-22

Lyft making driverless data public in bid to speed development The ride-hailing company hopes sharing its research data will encourage industry and academic collaboration to more quickly solve the technical challenges of autonomous driving....
01:17, 2019-07-24

Lyft Makes Self-Driving Research Public in Bid to Speed Development Lyft is making research data on self-driving technology available to the public in a bid to accelerate the development of robotic cars, which is seen as critical to the ride-hailing giant's future......
14:51, 2019-07-24

These Six Monthly JioFiber Plans Offer Up To 1 Gbps Internet Speed JioFiber monthly plan price: The top three JioFiber plans priced from Rs 2,499 to Rs 8,499 per month include "platform access to first day-first show" movies and sports content additionally....
12:00, 2019-09-09

Adobe adds pro-level speed controls to Premiere Rush CC Adobe has added professional-style speed controls to its mobile Premiere Rush CC video editing app, making it much more useful for YouTubers and other creators on the go. You can do simple speed changes much like in the main Premiere Pro CC app by ei......
23:00, 2019-08-06

Porsche Taycan sets four-door EV speed record at the Nürburgring Porsche really, really wants to convince you that the Taycan will outperform Tesla's cars in the right circumstances. The automaker reported that its pre-production EV set a (rather specific) lap record for four-door, all-electric cars on the Nü......
03:17, 2019-08-27

China unveils prototype of high-speed floating train A leading Chinese train builder has unveiled a working prototype of a magnetic-levitation, of maglev, train it says can carry passengers at speeds up to 373 mph....
04:51, 2019-05-25

NYSE Aims to Speed Up Trading With Core Tech Upgrade A troubled technology overhaul at the New York Stock Exchange is about to face its biggest challenge yet: the upgrade of the core technology on its flagship exchange....
16:51, 2019-08-05

Red Bull: Hungarian GP win vs "mighty" slow-speed Mercedes difficult Christian Horner says Red Bull knows it will be difficult to win this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix given the Mercedes Formula 1 car's "mighty" performance in slow-speed corners...
10:00, 2019-08-01

Lorry speed limit increases improve road safety News 26 Jun, 2019 New higher speed limits for lorries have caused the number of speeding HGVs to drop by 70 per cent, improving road safety...
19:17, 2019-06-27

City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution The City of London Corporation, which runs London's historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the closure of some streets at lunchtime in an effort to reduce air pollution....
20:17, 2019-05-24

UPDATE 1-Novartis CEO promises to speed data integrity disclosures Novartis Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan, facing an uproar over data manipulation involving $2.1 million gene therapy Zolgensma, pledged on Monday to tell regulators quickly if credible questions emerge in future over data integrity....
16:34, 2019-09-09

Oakland A's Sign Pitcher After He Throws 96 MPH At A Ballpark Speed Test Nathan Patterson hasn’t played high-level baseball since his senior year of high school, but after an impressive round at the speed pitch challenge at a Rockies game, where he hit 96 mph on the radar gun, the 23-year-old now has a signed contract with the Oakland A’s....
18:00, 2019-08-02

'Steel Magnolias' is 30! Go inside Julia Roberts' lavish, pink-drenched movie wedding Before she became a "Runaway Bride," Julia Roberts had an over-the-top pink wedding in 1989's "Steel Magnolias." That was the beginning of the drama.        ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Shirley MacLaine's Ouiser in 'Steel Magnolias' has been in a bad mood for 40 years Julia Roberts and Shirley MacLaine face off in a scene from "Steel Magnolias," which is being re-released in theaters with Fathom Events        ...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Free soloing at speed: Swiss climber plays 'joker card' It's one thing climbing over 1,800 feet up a vertical rockface as fast as you can, it's another thing altogether to do it without the use of safety ropes....
18:34, 2019-10-09

Bentley centenary: 2019 Bentayga Speed meets 1919 EXP2 Bentayga and EXP2 are separated by 100 years but inextricably linked by an engineering ethos How better to celebrate 100 years of Bentley than by introducing its oldest model to one of its very latest? If you are to understand why Bentleys are as they are today, it is important also to understan...
18:17, 2019-07-31

France reverses decision to cut default speed limit from 90kmh to 80kmh News 31 May, 2019 French government reverses last year’s decision to cut the default speed limit by 10kmh on roads without separation barriers...
12:51, 2019-05-31

Astounding Peter Sagan speed illustrated by finish-line camera "A finish-line camera caught the moment Peter Sagan crossed the line on Stage 5 and illustrated the breath-taking speeds elite cyclist reach as they battle it out on Tour de France."...
05:17, 2019-07-11

New York City bests the US carrier speed charts, see where your state ranks Hot on the heels of several reports about the network performance of the big US carriers in previous quarters now comes a more specialized one by OpenSignal, the all-important mobile performance in all 50 US states and in major metropolitan markets for the first quarter. Needless to say, the largest...
17:34, 2019-05-31

UK passport program uses AI to create a virtual speed-line for white people The lighter your skin, the better AI-powered facial recognition systems work for you. The UK Home Office knows this, because the government‘s been briefed several times on the problem. And a recent report shows that it knew it was developing a passport program built on biased, racist AI. It just doe...
23:34, 2019-10-09

Ex-F1 driver Scott Speed to miss ARX final rounds with back injury Former Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver champion Scott Speed will miss the final two rounds of Americas Rallycross due to a back injury he sustained at the Nitro Rallycross event....
10:00, 2019-09-25

California sues Trump administration over high-speed rail funds California on Tuesday sued the Trump administration in U.S. District Court after the U.S. Transportation Department confirmed it would withhold $929 million in high-speed rail funding awarded to the state in 2010....
21:51, 2019-05-21