Jeannie Wojciechowski

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Sochi Winter Olympics on track to be warmest ever

At Brigantina restaurant by the yacht pier in Sochi, dozens of diners bask in the sunshine, eating <i>moules marinieres</i> and quaffing glasses of rose. Down the coast at Adler, the palm-fringed promenade is packed with people in light jackets, lounging on terraces and drinking coffee or beer.<p>Welcome to …

Shaun White's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Major bummer alert, America: Shaun White will leave the Sochi Olympics without a gold medal.<p>The two-time gold medalist and high-flying American …

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Amazing Cityscape Views from the Rooftops of Dubai

Photographer Karim Nafatni gives new energy to the glowing lights of bustling Dubai in his stunning series of cityscapes, simply called <i>Rooftop Photography</i>. As we have seen before, the Dubai-based photographer and major airline pilot is certainly not afraid of heights! In his ongoing series, Nafatni …

By The Numbers: America's Best Value Destinations

For a domestic vacation that won't break the bank this year, check out these 50 affordable hidden gems. Hotel search trivago.com has compiled a list of the best value destinations on home turf for 2014. Based on the yearly average overnight price of a standard double room, combined with the …

Associated Press News

What The Internet Would Look Like As A World Map

The world of the Internet mirrors the real-world in myriad ways: there are members (we call them populations), websites (destinations to visit), acquisitions of companies (redrawn political boundaries). So what if the Internet could be visualized like our global politics?<p>That’s exactly what …

Internet

I tried a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. Here’s what it was like.

The first thing you notice about Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell SUV is that you hardly feel like you're driving. It's more like you're floating. When the engine kicks in, you don't get the jolt that you do with a car that runs on gasoline. It's not even like a typical hybrid, which starts you off on …

Chevy Spark EV Tops EPA Rankings In Fuel Economy

One yearly right of passage for many vehicles is how they do in the fuel efficiency rankings in the Environmental Protection Agency’s annual Fuel …

GadgetellSolutions Media

11Jun/18<p>If you’re a retailer reading this article, there’s a 50 percent chance that within the next 24 months you expect to gain the ability to send …

eCommerce

Rolls-Royce And Bentley Want To Get Into The Electric-Car Game

In interviews with Business Insider, executives from both brands said they are seriously considering a plug-in hybrid car. Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) combine the ability to run on electricity stored in a battery with an internal combustion engine. They usually offer an EV mode range …

Audi Says Synthetic 'E-Fuel' From Microorganisms Is Better Than Gas Or Diesel

Hydrogen and natural gas are among the alternative fuels starting to get more attention as car companies work to reduce emissions. But Audi is exploring another option that you may not have heard much about yet: e-fuels.<p>The German automaker, which aims to develop synthetically engineered e-fuels as …

Heatwave hastens utilities’ move to storage and electric vehicles

January’s heatwave that struck across southern Australia (and the one that is occurring this week) appears to have had a dramatic impact on the …

Johnson Controls And LTU Work Together On Automotive Batteries

Johnson Controls will work in tandem with Lawrence Technological University (LTU) in Southfield, Mich. on automotive batteries.<p>Johnson Controls, a …

Empowered Qatari girls win first GCC hybrid electric car competition

An all-women team of Qatari students won the first GCC hybrid electric vehicle competition held in Abu Dhabi over the weekend. Showing some serious …

Cross Country Rally: Across the Finish Line

At 7:30am today, two Tesla Model S sedans rolled quietly to a stop outside New York's City Hall to set a record speed time for an electric vehicle …

Wirelessly Charging All-Electric Transit Buses Grow Their Numbers in Europe

In Milton Keynes, 75 miles north of London, the UK is launching its first all-electric buses. The years-long pilot program consists of eight buses …

Chevy Spark EV : Maybe the Best Overall Electric Car Out There

SYNDICATED NEWS<p>PHOTO CAPTION: Kelly Blue Book says Chevrolet Spark EV offers the best value to own over five years.<p>John Goreham finds the Spark EV is …

BMW Advertises i3 And i8 Electric Cars On Olympics Broadcasts

The Winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia, are now underway, and official partner BMW is using the games to promote its two plug-in offerings, the i3 …

Electric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases Even More Than Expected, NASA Says

A trial program with electric cars at the Kennedy Space Center is going better than expected, cutting greenhouse gas emissions in company vehicles.<p>In …

Audi Q8 E-Tron could have 370-mile range

Audi technical boss Ulrich Hackenberg has a huge job ahead of him if he's going to add more electrified models his employer's portfolio. Currently, the German company's electrified offerings amount to just the Q5 Hybrid in the US and the A3 E-Tron in Europe, but British auto mag <i>Autocar</i> is claiming …

Fisker vs. Tesla

A Lesson in Not Taking Shortcuts<p>The recent emergence of the modern plug-in electric vehicle has brought more automaker start-ups to the marketplace than we’ve seen in decades, with Fisker Automotive and Tesla Motors the most prominent examples. While there were numerous parallels and connections …

Electric Vehicles

Making eMotion green: An IBM SmartCloud platform for electric cars - Cloud computing news

February 7, 2014 | Written by: Arun Anandasivam<p>Categorized: Archive<p>Share this post:<p>Activities such as Tesla Motors’ electric cars, BMW’s i3 …

Tesla Model X Is AWD Only, Model S Gets The Option

Tesla has confirmed that the Model X will be all-wheel drive only, and Elon Musk has said that an AWD Tesla Model S will be available in early 2015. …

Audi Quattro Hybrid System, Aero-Efficient Wheels Revealed In Patents

Audi is launching a technological offensive over the next few years, and among its innovations are a new hybrid powertrain and a wheel design …

The Dash Builds Wearable Fitness Sensors Into The Headphones You’re Using Anyway

We’re finally starting to see some real consolidation around wearable tech, and Kickstarter project The Dash is a great example of that trend in action. It’s a pair of Bluetooth in-ear headphones that also offer up performance tracking via in-built health and body sensors. With passive noise …

Bitstamp halts withdrawals amid targeted attack

The Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp has announced it is suspending withdrawals as a result of the same transaction malleability bug that triggered a freeze at the M. Gox exchange earlier this week. According to Bitcoin core developer Jeff Garzik, the issue is more widespread than the team initially …