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A Driverless Chevy Coming "Sooner Than You Think," Says GM President

Services like Uber and Lyft are set to boom, Dan Ammann says, because self-driving cars will "take the driver out of the equation."<p>The car industry is on the verge of its biggest transformation in more than a century, with a fleet of fully self-driving cars coming “sooner than you think,” according …

Toyota beats VW sales

Japan's Toyota has reported its nine-month sales figures, showing that the company shifted more vehicles than German rival Volkswagen. Both firms had …

Automotive Industry

Are Humans Really Headed To Mars Anytime Soon?

With recent news headlines proclaiming that dozens of people have been selected as finalists for a Martian astronaut corps, it might seem like a trip to this alien world might finally be close at hand.<p>But let's have a little reality check. What are the chances that we really will see people on the …

Space Science

Tata-made Land Rovers not okay, says China-run channel | world

India's Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover was not only selling cars with faulty gearboxes in China but was also passing on the blame to consumers, …

Land Rover

Not worth it: Madonna on why she never went to police after rape

Pop queen Madonna has revealed she did not go to police after getting raped during her early days in New York because she feared humiliation.<p>The …

Crime

Kareena Kapoors Udta Punjab Romance on Wheels

If you wistfully longed for <i>Jab We Met</i>'s Geet to make a comeback to the silver screen, you may perhaps be happy with the first look of actress Kareena …

Tim Cook offered Steve Jobs his liver, and other revelations from new biography

I can’t wait to read <i>Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader.</i> The upcoming biography, by veteran reporters Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli, promises to be the definitive telling of Steve Jobs’ life.<p>The writers scored interviews with major players including …

Apple debuts $17,000 watch, some waiting for killer app | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) launched its long-awaited watch on Monday, including yellow or rose gold models with sapphire faces costing up to $17,000, but some investors questioned whether Chief Executive Tim Cook’s first product would be a breakaway hit.<p>Apple’s first new device …

IT

Apple Watch Event: 8 Things You Need to Know

Apple's long-awaited smartwatch has finally arrived, and here are all the details<p>The Apple Watch is finally here—almost. Orders open April 10, with the watch actually available on April 24, the company announced today during a live event in San Francisco. The most basic version will cost $349 for …