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2018 Range Rover Velar First Drive | Nontraditional by design

I'm traversing Norway's stunning landscapes but don't want to take the 2018 Range Rover Velar offroad. It's not capability I'm worried about (though I'll admit the road-biased 22-inch hoops and 40-series tires give me pause). Rather, it's the <i>look</i> of the thing — I mean, have you seen it?<p>From the …

Tesla Model 3 Performance version coming, after 'production hell' ends

Now that the Tesla Model 3 has officially entered production, the electric-car maker's main goal will be to ensure the manufacturing process ramps up …

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Ford may now know how carbon monoxide gets into Explorer Police Interceptors

"I could have killed somebody, I could've died," says officer who crashed.<p>Officer Brandy Sickey of Henderson, La., said she blacked out when she crashed her Ford Explorer Police Interceptor in April, as <i>CBS News</i> reports. Medical records state she suffered from carbon monoxide poisoning. There have …

2017 Porsche Macan S

Learning to live with crossovers.<p>Reinhold Niebuhr was on to something when he prayed for the serenity to accept the things he could not change and the courage to change the things he could. Consider this Porsche Macan S, for example, a vehicle we awarded accolades as the top compact-luxury SUV …

Tesla has a new Autopilot ‘2.5’ hardware suite with more computing power for autonomous driving

Tesla has been equipping all its vehicles produced since October 2016 with a “supercomputer” as part of its Autopilot 2.0 hardware to run its deep learning neural net computer vision technology, which the company believes will eventually enable fully self-driving capability through future software …

Google Maps v9.59 beta adds Q&A section, Picture-in-Picture support, monthly driving stats, and more notification channels [APK Download]

Article Contents<p>A new update to Google Maps is rolling out to the beta channel members right now, and like so many previous releases, there are a few …

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Password guru regrets past advice

<b>The author of an influential guide to computer passwords says he now regrets several of the tips he gave.</b><p>Bill Burr had advised users to change their password every 90 days and to muddle up words by adding capital letters, numbers and symbols - so, for example, "protected" might become "pr0t3cT3d4!".<p>…

Tesla has been working on a backup plan in case its self-driving promises fail

Meet ‘HW 2.5’<p>Tesla has quietly developed a new hardware suite with more computing power to help achieve its goal of full automation, according to <i>Electrek</i>. The updated onboard computer, dubbed “HW 2.5,” would seem to contradict the previous vow by Tesla CEO Elon Musk that all vehicles released since …

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Amazon’s latest wacky idea: mobile drone stations on trains, boats, and vans

Amazon’s engineers are cooking up some wild ideas on how to integrate drones into major cities. In the latest patent filing, the e-commerce giant shows how special facilities connected to trains, boats, and vans could be used as storage space and repair stations for drones.<p>The drones would be moved …

Facebook bans ‘cloaking’ of spam sites that fool filters

“Cloaking” sounds sci-fi, but it’s actually a trick used today by spammers to show content moderators or search engine spiders an innocent-looking version of their site while real visitors just see ads and scams. For example, some spammers try to fool Facebook’s review team and tech by showing any …

Fired Google memo writer gives first big interviews to rightwing YouTubers

James Damore, the engineer fired this week for his criticism of diversity, spoke with two YouTube personalities who have espoused anti-feminist views<p>James Damore went from an unknown software engineer at Google to widespread internet notoriety when the technology company fired him for writing a …

Suspect in killing of Missouri police officer is captured

<b>(CNN) —</b> The man accused of killing a small-town Missouri police officer during a routine traffic stop over the weekend has been taken into custody after a manhunt, the state patrol said.<p>Ian James McCarthy, 39, of Clinton, Missouri, was arrested Tuesday without incident after a driver reported that …

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The ACLU is suing the DC Metro for not letting it put up posters of the first amendment

In the United States, self-promotion is a bipartisan issue.<p>Four seemingly disparate parties filed suit today for their right to free speech, i.e. advertising, on the Washington DC metro system. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), …

Donald Trump tweets just as often when he's on vacation, but the tweets start later

Everyone likes sleeping in.<p>Donald Trump is in the middle of a 17-day vacation, which will mean by the end of August he’ll have taken three times as many vacation days as his predecessor, Barack Obama. But this story isn’t about litigating presidential vacation days.<p>Rather, it’s to figure out how …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will likely include some sort of advanced Force Touch technology

How do you know everything interesting or even mildly exciting about the as-yet unreleased Galaxy Note 8 has already been leaked, revealed, …

Anthony Scaramucci dropped a curious claim about Mike Pence in his infamous New Yorker interview

A portion of Anthony Scaramucci's profanity-laced conversation with a reporter from The New Yorker two weeks ago was left out of the magazine's initial bombshell report, which helped lead to Scaramucci's removal as White House communications director.<p>According to The New Yorker's Washington …