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I tried a car stereo that blocks everyone else's bad music

We got a demonstration of the new tech at Harman's booth in Las Vegas' Hard Rock Hotel this week, and we can say that it works even if it's still imperfect. Using an array of speakers that fire directly at the driver and each passenger, ISZ lets the individual choose what he or she wants to listen …

Self-driving cars, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto take over CES 2015

LAS VEGAS -- It all started on the Sunday before the 2015 International CES, when Audi sent an A7-based research model on a self-driving journey from the San Francisco Bay Area to Las Vegas. That night, Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of Nvidia, took the stage at a press conference. Instead of talking about …

Google Hangouts update comes to iOS, brings smart sharing and new stickers- Technology News, Firstpost

After Android received the Google Hangouts update last month, the company released an update for iOS users, as promised.<p>Google has made some …

Apps

Up to three more Broadwell-based Chromebooks in the works

We only saw one new Chromebook at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, but if you listened to our Chrome Show podcast, you’d know why: The …

Big Eyes review – Tim Burton’s most grown-up movie in years

Tim Burton once told me that the inspiration for the skull-headed Jack Skellington figure from <i>The Nightmare Before Christmas</i> probably lay in his adverse reaction to spending endless hours drawing doe-eyed creatures as a Disney animator. Having struggled to stay awake while working on films such as</i> …

Taken 3, review: 'a tragedy'

The third instalment of this Liam Neeson-led franchise is a far cry from the original, says Robbie Collin<p><b>Director: Olivier Megaton. Starring: Lian Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Forest Whitaker, Dougray Scott. Certificate: 12A. Running time: 109 minutes</b><p>Liam Neeson’s new film is the latest …

Sachin Tendulkar to play himself in biopic

After a stellar cricketing career which spanned over two decades, iconic Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar is all set to play himself in a film made on …

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Court rejects prosecution's application - Firstpost

Jan,08 2015 18:56:41 IST<p>The Mumbai sessions court on Thursday rejected the prosecution's application to re-examine the RTO officer who examined the …

India

Chennai Open: 156th-ranked qualifier Bedene shocks Feliciano Lopez to enter QFs - Firstpost

Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia shocked world no.14 Feliciano Lopez from Spain to storm into the men's singles quarterfinals at the ATP Chennai Open tennis …

Tennis

Novak Djokovic Shocked by Ivo Karlovic in Qatar Open Quarters

Top seed Novak Djokovic joined second-seeded Rafael Nadal on the sidelines in Doha after the Spanish star lost in the first round.<p>Qatar:<p>World number …

Toshiba's TransferJet SD cards get NFC previews

Toshiba's been hawking its Eye-Fi competitor TransferJet for years now, letting you push data from your SD card to your PC without removing it from your camera. Now, however, the company has cooked up a way for users to see what's on the card without even picking it up off the table. Simply pick up …

Toshiba

Govt says coal reforms to go on after workers end strike | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India will stick to its plans to open up the coal industry to private firms and sell a stake in state-run Coal India Ltd(COAL.NS), despite the resistance by mine workers, the country’s coal and power minister said on Thursday.<p>A labourer unloads coal from a supply truck at a …

Education in Pakistan: building more schools to combat extremism

After Peshawar, Pakistan must not turn a blind eye to the connection between its ghost schools and the growth of radicalism in its most neglected regions<p>Eight years ago, I briefly held what was perhaps the best job in Pakistan. I was the documenter of good news.<p>You see, good news has become bit of …

Bengaluru fears that it is turning 'a city of child molesters'

But eight other cities reported even more cases of sexual assault against minors.<p>Another case of sexual assault against a child was reported in …