Harshavardhan Rajagopal

19 Flips | 4 Magazines | 32 Likes | 4 Following | 2 Followers | @Harshavardh161h | Keep up with Harshavardhan Rajagopal on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Harshavardhan Rajagopal”

Damper and Awe: 6 Types of Automotive Dampers Explained

Dampers are largely responsible for determining a car's driving character, so choosing the right one matters.<p>From the June 2017 issue<p>First, they’re called dampers, not shocks. And dampers, as any suspension engineer will tell you, get no respect. In fact, considered against the noisier, flashier, …

Magnetism

404 Page

Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Project Management

Startup Promises Immortality Through AI, Nanotechnology, and Cloning

One of the things humans have plotted for centuries is escaping death, with little to show for it, until now. One startup called Humai has a plan to …

SPIED: BMW 6 Series or potentially 8 Series spy photos surface

Up until now, the upcoming BMW 8 Series has been a bit like Bigfoot — everyone’s heard of it, but no one’s seen it. However, that’s about to change, …

Tesla Model S P100D officially dethrones the Toyota Mirai with longest range for zero emission cars

As we previously reported, the Tesla Model S P100D gets a lot of attention for its title of the ‘Quickest Production Car in the World’ – a very headline grabbing title, but it also has the longest range of any electric vehicle available almost everywhere today.<p>Now that the Environmental Protection …

Porsche's new twin-turbo V-8 to be shared across VW Group

Replacing the old 4.8-liter engine, this new 4.0-liter unit packs new features and better efficiency.<p>Have you heard of the International Vienna Motor Symposium? It's basically a conference that looks at the latest powertrain innovations, from electric to good ol' gas. At the 37th symposium, which …

Automotive Design

Saved from the scrapheap: Ferrari 308 reborn as electric supercar

<b>(CNN) —</b> The look is unmistakably Ferrari. The sound? That's another story.<p>The news that this classic Ferrari 308 GTS has been converted into an electric car may have some petrol heads fuming, but for fans of cleaner wheels this just might be their dream machine of choice.<p>Using the chassis from a …

Classic Cars

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia preview

By now you’re probably tired of reading about Alfa Romeo’s new Giulia, whose introduction in the United States seems to be taking forever.<p>Recall Alfa …

Mahindra releases radical Formula E concepts made with legendary automotive design house Pininfarina

The Mahindra Formula E team has released images of three new concept cars created in concert with legendary automotive design firm Pininfarina. The radical designs are meant to show fans a "potential form of Formula E in the future."<p>“Formula E is one of the most exciting signs of the changes …

Formula E

Microsoft To Stop Producing The Xbox 360

Game over.<p>Microsoft is killing the Xbox 360.<p>In a Tuesday blog post, Xbox head Phil Spencer said Microsoft has decided to stop manufacturing the gaming console, which first debuted a decade ago.<p>"While we've had an amazing run, the realities of manufacturing a product over a decade old are starting …

Xbox 360

The Samsung Galaxy TabPro S 2-in-1 Slate Is the iPad Pro's Latest Rival

Samsung's ambitious 2-in-1 Windows 10 newcomer is a direct rival to the 12.9-inch iPad Pro and the Microsoft Surface Pro 4.<p>4<p>1<p>The ultra-thin Galaxy TabPro S tablet is the result of a close collaboration between Samsung, Intel, and Microsoft. With full Windows 10 on board, the newcomer is part of a …

Scientists Cleverly Use Cargo Ships For New Tsunami Warning System

The public-private partnership is making waves for all the right reasons.<p>Sometimes public-private partnerships make so much sense you wonder why they didn't happen sooner.<p>When it comes to understanding and predicting tsunamis, a long-standing difficulty has been collecting real-time data from the …

Geology

2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG First Look

More Loco, Less Eco<p>Turbocharged four-cylinders and eco-diesels continue to infiltrate Mercedes-Benz’s U.S. lineup, but there’s more to the automaker than efficient, small-displacement engines. Arriving in the second quarter of 2014, the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG will be the S-Class to covet, …

The Charger Hellcat Is The Most American/Insane Car You Can Buy

There's really only two things you need to know about the 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat: it may be the most American car you can buy right now, and it's …

2017 Audi R8

The software makes the difference.<p>Hardware matters, but often it’s the software that tells the hardware how to operate that makes the difference. That’s true for smartphones that tech websites tear down to reveal $40 worth of parts, but increasingly also for cars—even the ones that don’t drive …

Le Mans