Mohammed Qureshi

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Elon Musk left hidden message on Tesla Roadster he launched into deep space

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk left a hidden message on the Tesla Roadster that his SpaceX company launched into space onboard the world’s most …

Elon Musk plans Boring Co. flamethrower rebranding to avoid customs scrutiny

20,000 preorders and it’s already stirred up plenty of controversy<p>In nearly every respect, The Boring Company flamethrower has been one of Elon Musk’s most talked-about creations just this year. After many comments of disbelief that the device actually existed, the flamethrower may be attracting …

Edward Snowden’s New App Turns A Smartphone Into a Security System

Edward Snowden, who blew the whistle on NSA surveillance of U.S. citizens, knows a thing or two about spying. He’s now released an app, Haven, that …

Ripple's XRP just hit a new record high, flying past litecoin's market value

Since bitcoin jumped Monday following the launch of the first bitcoin futures contract on a major exchange, less popular cryptocurrencies have surged.

Turning workers into 'super workers' with robotic suits

<b>If you've watched the Iron Man film franchise, you'll know that a powered suit gives inventor Tony Stark superhuman strength to fight the bad guys.</b><p>But away from the the fictional world of blockbusting movies, robotic exoskeletons offer more prosaic and useful help for humans.<p>The military has been …

Russia cites video game as ‘irrefutable’ proof that U.S. is helping Islamic State

Russia‘s defence ministry says it has “irrefutable evidence” that the United States is helping the Islamic State in Syria. The ministry posted its …

Donald Trump's Tweets Triggered Intel CEO's Exit From Business Council

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich was one of the first executives to leave President Donald Trump’s manufacturing council after the commander-in-chief failed …

USB 3.2 doubles your connection speeds with the same port

Your future computer or phone will be capable of stupidly fast transfer speeds. The USB 3.0 Promoter Group unveiled the USB 3.2 specification that effectively doubles the current USB 3.1 spec by adding an extra lane. As such, it will allow for two lanes of 5 Gbps for USB 3.0, yielding 10 Gbps, or …

Gear & Gadgets

A dark web marketplace is down and users suspect foul play

AlphaBay Market, one of the dark web’s largest markets for drugs, guns, and other illegal paraphernalia, has been shut down since midnight Tuesday night. Although the site is sometimes down for maintenance, the site’s admins have yet to comment on the downtime, leading some to speculate that the …

Watch the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS rip some gnarly doughnuts

When Porsche debuted the 2018 911 GT2 RS at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, everyone assumed the 700-horsepower super coupe would be pretty good at spinning in circles. Now, we have video evidence.<p>The GT2 RS' first attempt at doughnuts didn't turn out so well, with a kind of half-hearted turn …

Some iPhones may face US ban in Apple-Qualcomm legal tussle

If Qualcomm wins its latest legal battle against Apple, it could be a lot harder to buy certain iPhones in the US.<p>The company plans to file a complaint with the US International Trade Commission, accusing Apple's iPhones of infringing six of Qualcomm's mobile patents.<p>As part of the filing, Qualcomm …

IPhone 7

Revealed: Microsoft's Xbox One X benchmarks

We were hoping that E3 would be the venue to put to rest the question of Xbox One X's raw gaming potential, but only a handful of native titles were …

PS4 Pro

Ransomware has been around for almost 30 years, so why does it feel like it's getting worse?

Ransomware is not new. The malware, which encrypts data and demands payment in exchange for decryption keys, has been with us for almost 30 years.<p>So …

Driving a car made from biodegradable materials

A car made from biodegradable natural materials has passed road safety tests in the Netherlands.<p>TU Ecomotive, a student team from Eindhoven University of Technology, unveiled LINA earlier this year.<p>The four-seater's lightweight structure is made from sugar beet and flax which takes 20% of the …

How to Build The Ultimate Smartphone Projector

In this video, DIY Perks will be making a really well-designed smartphone projector that stands head and shoulders above most others out there! It …

Videography

HTC U11 is a cheaper HTC U12 Plus alternative - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The HTC U11 gives you excellent performance, a gorgeous design, water resistance and a big-screen for much less than the HTC U12 Plus.<p><b>The Bad</b> The HTC U11’s squeezable sides feel more gimmicky than novel, as does HTC's virtual assistant. The stunning glass rear is prone to smudging, and the …

UK copyright body throws idle threats at Kodi box owners

Audio-visual enthusiasts know and recognise that Kodi is the swiss-army knife of media centres. But for lots of people around the world, the software is synonymous with movie and TV show piracy. "Fully-loaded" Kodi boxes have made the open-source platform a huge target for copyright authorities and …

Raspberry Pi

Check out BMW’s new ‘performance’ X3 SUV for 2018 | Trusted Reviews

<b>BMW has launched the next generation of the BMW X3, the company’s luxury SUV range, revamping the design and introducing a new performance version of</b> …

From warehouse to your door, a human may never touch your online purchase

In a decade or so, the package delivery — from the time you click on an item you want until it arrives at your door — will almost never involve a …

Comment Of The Day: Why No One Drives Corvettes Edition

It is very hard to find fault with the modern Chevrolet Corvette. It offers performance and capability that many six-figure exotics can’t even touch, …

Hyperlane: A special lane for self-driving vehicles

A US company is proposing special lanes on roads purely for self-driving vehicles.<p>The Hyperlanes would be controlled by a central computer allowing self-driving cars to travel along at speeds over 100mph (160kph).<p>BBC Click spoke to Baiyu Chen, a co-founder of Hyperlane to find out more about how …

The best video games of 2017 so far

With trippy PS4 explorers, hilariously enjoyable Nintendo Switch releases and perhaps the greatest game of the decade – here are the best games we’ve played this year<p>More on the best of 2017 so far: Albums | TV | Films

Nintendo Switch

Watch a Porsche spin out of control while trying to keep up with a Tesla Model S on Ludicrous mode

The performance versions of the Tesla Model S have become the vehicles to beat in some performance car circles. While most know not to try to race one from a standstill because of its insane ludicrous torque, there are still some who dare.<p>It’s funny because we were just discussing yesterday how it …

Tesla

This app uses augmented reality to turn your smartphone into a ruler

One resourceful company is reinventing the ruler. Creative collective Laan Labs has developed a nifty mobile app that relies on augmented reality technology to turn your smartphone into a legitimate measuring device.<p>To accomplish this, AR Measure factors in the distance between various points in 3D …

Augmented Reality

An Advanced AI Has Been Deployed to Fight Against Hackers

Guarding A Global Grid<p>It takes a truly massive network of hundreds of thousands of computers to help scientists around the world unravel the …

Artificial Intelligence

2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE

Shocking performance, shocking price.<p>Chevrolet must have one hell of an overtime budget for its performance-vehicles department. In just the past few years, there have been SSs, Stingrays, 1LEs, Z51s, Z06s, ZR1s, ZL1s, and even V-6 models that have consistently rewritten the bang-for-buck equation. …

"Mind reading" technology can now decode complex thoughts

In the past, "mind reading" systems have been able to guess what single-digit number a person might be thinking of, but deeper thoughts have been …

The Brain

A new ransomware attack is hitting airlines, banks and utilities across Europe

A major ransomware attack has brought businesses to a close throughout Europe, in an infection reminiscent of last month’s WannaCry attack. The most severe damage is being reported by Ukrainian businesses, with systems compromised at Ukraine’s central bank, state telecom, municipal metro, and …

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday.<p><b>1. Apple's iOS 11 is out in public beta, and entails a massive update for the iPad.</b> That includes a new file management app and multitasking features.<p><b>2. Google was hit by a massive €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) fine by EU regulators</b> …

Report: Lamborghini Considering Four-Seat Sports Car

Miura successor is possible<p>Lamborghini may have pushed the envelope when it announced it was building an SUV, but the niche supercar company isn’t averse to expanding its lineup even more. According to a new report, Lamborghini is looking into a four-seat sports car, and it may even develop a …

Sports Cars