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Ocean’s 8 Is, Unfortunately, Far Less Than the Sum of Its Glittery Parts

<i>Ocean’s 8</i> opens with a familiar setup: Debbie Ocean, sister and inheritor of her brother Danny’s con-person mantle, is let out of prison on parole, …

James Corden

Roseanne’s Cancellation Is a Sudden Cultural Shift

It usually takes time for big cultural waves to crest into the world of television. The morning after the 2016 election, ABC executives had an …

Gun Control

Freddie Highmore Is America’s Top Doc

Freddie Highmore, slight, pale, well-mannered, and low-key English, is, at 26, so earnest that he seems to be from another, more genteel, and …

Sterling K. Brown

How a Hacker Proved Cops Used a Secret Government Phone Tracker to Find Him

And how it might change what cops can do with our smartphones.<p>On a warm summer’s day in 2008, police spotted a man walking outside his apartment in Santa Clara, California, one of the many bedroom communities spread across Silicon Valley. Undercover FBI officers saw him outside the building and …

Surveillance

Larry Page's silence speaks volumes as Alphabet faces one ethical crisis after another

Who speaks for Alphabet these days?<p>Mark Zuckerberg is the face of Facebook. Jeff Bezos is definitely in charge of Amazon. Tim Cook runs Apple. Satya …

Facebook is full of could-be CEOs — but no one ever leaves

“The stakes are more intense than ever.”<p>This month was the perfect month to leave Facebook.<p>The social giant, which has been under fire over the past 18 months because of Russia or Cambridge Analytica or Myanmar or one of numerous other company oversights, shuffled its executive deck in a major way. …

Social Media

Hamilton drops big Monaco prediction for Ricciardo

Daniel Ricciardo will be very hard to beat in his slick new Red Bull car at his favourite Formula One circuit in Monaco this weekend, according to …

New Privacy Rules Could Make This Woman One of Tech’s Most Important Regulators

DUBLIN — If Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t know who Helen Dixon is, he will soon.<p>From an unassuming townhouse in the Irish capital, Ms. Dixon, the country’s data protection commissioner, leads an agency that was once a bureaucratic backwater. Employees share offices and have few of the perks available in …

Privacy

Dashdash, a platform to create web apps using only spreadsheet skills, nabs $8M led by Accel

Sometimes I think of spreadsheets as the dirty secret of the IT world today. We’ve seen a huge explosion in the number of productivity tools on the market tailored to help workers with different aspects of doing their job and organising their information, in part to keep them from simply dumping …

OnePlus’ Bullets Wireless headphones don’t tangle and can fast-charge

Not ‘truly’ wireless earbuds, but they look great<p>OnePlus is accompanying its new phone launch today by also releasing its first pair of wireless headphones, called the Bullets Wireless. Yes, they support USB-C fast charging, are Google Assistant-integrated, weather-resistant, and use the AptX codec …

Trump Tower transcripts detail quest for dirt on Hillary Clinton

<b>(CNN) —</b> Thousands of pages of interview transcripts with the participants of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting shed new light on how eager Donald Trump Jr. and senior members of the Trump campaign were to obtain damaging information on Hillary Clinton — and how frustrated and angry they were that …

Donald Trump

U.S. threatens sanctions against Airbus after WTO rules Boeing was harmed by Europe's subsidies

The U.S. threatened to impose sanctions against the European Union after the World Trade Organization ruled that Airbus received illegal government funding to develop jetliners, costing Boeing Co. sales.<p>The final decision affirmed a 2016 finding that the EU had failed to eliminate unfair subsidies …

Aviation

Elon Musk criticizes media on how they report on Tesla crashes

We have recently reported on the worrying trend of crashes involving Tesla vehicles ending up on national news and now Tesla CEO Elon Musk criticizes the media on the situation in a tweetstorm.<p>After a second Tesla accident in a week made national front pages, it’s becoming clear that Tesla crashes …

Keghart.com

Former RoA foreign minister Vartan Oskanian analyses the current challenges that Armenia faces, the causes of the Velvet Revolution and what lies …

The 10 most expensive bottles of wine in the world

Fine wine has been one of the best performing asset classes of the last 20 years, and with some bottles fetching thousands of pounds at auction, buying high-end cases could be the answer to an early retirement.<p>But what should you be looking for? Cult Wines, one of the largest UK fine wine …

Wine

The WIRED Guide to Net Neutrality

Net neutrality is the idea that internet service providers like Comcast and Verizon should treat all content flowing through their cables and cell …

The 13 best new cars for grads

The 2,000-horsepower Nissan Qashqai is being billed as the world’s fastest SUV

The world’s fastest SUV isn’t a Porsche Cayenne or Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. It may very well be a first-generation Nissan Qashqai, a humble …

Nissan

Tesla Semi gets another electric truck order for Earth Day

Months after the unveiling and official launch of its ‘Tesla Semi’ electric truck program, the company is still accumulating orders for the vehicle a year ahead of production.<p>It has now received another order for Earth Day.<p>Earlier this month, it was announced that Tesla Semi secured another large …

The Truth About Electric Vehicles

There something distinctly American about our relationship with our cars and the open road. The freedom to go where we want, when we want, and on our own schedule. Aside from the flag, there’s probably no greater symbol of freedom in America than the automobile. The freedom and individuality …

You Can Now Put A Deposit On The World’s First Rolls-Royce SUV

The wait for the world's first Rolls-Royce SUV is almost over. After years hidden away in development, the Cullinan will finally break onto the …

The Aston Martin Vantage Looks Nice As Hell In Black

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage made the rounds in the media in a wonderfully eye-searing shade of highlighter green/highlighter yellow possibly named …

Report: Daniel Ricciardo Might Drive a Ferrari in 2019

The Aussie may swap midnight purple racing overalls for some dyed rosso corsa.<p>Clive Rose—Getty Images<p>James GilboyView James Gilboy's Articles<p>The …

Tesla registers 5,000 new Model 3 VINs after production shutdown

Tesla managed to maintain a Model 3 production rate of about 2,000 units for 3 weeks before shutting down production last week to make some upgrades that they hope will result in increasing the rate.<p>Now, the automaker is registering 5,000 new Model 3 VINs after the production shutdown.<p>As we …

Watch the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Hit 212 MPH

Fastest 'Vette shows off on track in Germany<p>As we found out when we rode shotgun in the new Corvette ZR1, the model is not just quick, it’s ferocious. Don’t believe us? Watch this video that shows the car hitting an average of 212 mph on a test track in Papenburg, Germany.<p>The Corvette makes two …

Why Your Next Car Might Use 48-Volt Technology

Automakers worldwide increasingly talk about electrifying their fleets, but it doesn’t mean every future car or truck will need to be plugged in. …

Engineering Firm That Panned Tesla Model 3's Build Quality Lauds Its Electronics And Handling

Two months ago, <i>Autoline</i> posted a video in which engineering and manufacturing expert Sandy Munro—CEO of Munro & Associates, a Detroit-area consulting …

China’s Car Revolution Is Going Global

On a bright spring day in Amsterdam, car buffs stepped inside a blacked-out warehouse to nibble on lamb skewers and sip rhubarb cocktails courtesy of …

The Bizarre Reason Some Countries Drive On the Left

It has to do with swords and colonialism. Seriously.<p>Around 65 percent of the world drives on the right-hand side, while the remaining 35 percent drives on the left. Why isn't there a consensus? It has a lot to do with the British empire...and swords. I'm not joking.<p>As this <i>Carfection</i> video explains, …

Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak has its first outing with Romain Dumas

Hill Climb champ on why electric power is the fastest route to the top<p>ALÉS, France — Romain Dumas' first sight of the Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak was, like the rest of the world, via the weekend livestreamed press conference. Between stints at Monza, viewing it on his phone, he watched the covers …