Day: January 9, 2019

New Documents Link Huawei to Suspected Front Companies in Iran, Syria

The U.S. case against the chief financial officer of China’s Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company’s suspected ties to two obscure companies. One is a telecom equipment seller that operated in Tehran; the other is that firm’s owner, a holding company registered in Mauritius. U.S. authorities allege CFO […]

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Tesla Sued for Passenger Death Due to Defective Battery

Chicago law firm Corboy & Demetrio said on Tuesday it filed a lawsuit against electric carmaker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) alleging that its 2014 Model S sedan had a defective battery pack that caused the death of an 18-year old passenger in an accident last year. Last May, a Tesla driven by Barrett Riley with passenger […]

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Smartphone Users Warned to Be Careful of The Antichrist

If you are a conspiracy theorist who wants to know how the earth or humanity would end, here’s a little tip for you. The Antichrist is almost here. All you need to do to hasten his journey is to use your phone and other modern technology, and soon enough, he will check into earth. People’s […]

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Hyundai Shows Off ‘Walking Car’ at CES

Hyundai has shown off a small model of a car it says can activate robotic legs to walk at 3mph (5km/h) over rough terrain. Also able to climb a 5ft (1.5m) wall and jump a 5ft gap, the Hyundai Elevate could be useful for emergency rescues following natural disasters, it said. It was part of […]

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CES 2019: IBM’s Hourly Weather Reports Will Cover Entire Earth

A weather forecasting system that can provide hourly updates for any location on the planet has been announced by technology giant IBM. Currently in many African, Asian and South American countries, weather reports may be available only every six to 12 hours and only for broad patches of land up to 15km (9.3 miles) wide. […]

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Google at CES 2019: Assistant Gets Smarter

Google not only made a bunch of announcements itself, but also partnered with other companies, including Samsung, Lenovo and McAfee to tout new Assistant integrations. *Here’s everything Google announced at CES this year:* The Assistant will be in 1 billion devices by the end of the month. That includes phones, smart speakers and household appliances. […]

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