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Ford Motor: Shares Can Roar A Lot Higher In 2018

Ford Motor has reached multiple new sales records in 2017. The F-series produced record results. Total sales, though, slipped slightly.<p>Strong U.S. …

Investing

Skully has crashed and burned

Last week TechCrunch came to you with the dramatic departure of AR helmet maker Skully’s CEO and co-founder Marcus Weller and now several sources from inside the company tell us the startup is no more.<p>Operations have ceased within the company, and we’re told the website will be turned off at some …

How (and why) Russia hacked the US election

Hacking, fake news, information bubbles ... all these and more have become part of the vernacular in recent years. But as cyberspace analyst Laura …

APIs

Ford Wins Best Small Engine ‘Oscar’ for 5th Year Running

<b>STUTTGART, Germany</b> – Ford’s tiny yet powerful 1.0‑litre EcoBoost engine has been voted best in class at the International Engine of the Year Awards …

Engines

Dark

<b>Headline:</b> No Lights? No Problem! Ford Fusion Autonomous Research Vehicles Use LiDAR Sensor Technology to See in the Dark<b>Created:</b> 4/11/2016 7:19</b> …

Ford Fusion

Why You Might Soon Text Robots As Often As Your Friends

The robots are coming ... to help run your life, or sell you stuff, at an online texting service near you.<p>In coming months, people who use Facebook's …

Artificial Intelligence

TopGear VelociRaptor for sale at Barrett-Jackson auction on April 8!

Posted at 12:12h in Blog, News, Videos by Kenzie Delatorre<p>The Hennessey VelociRaptor truck driven by Jeremy Clarkson on TopGear is being sold at the …

Driving the Future: Why Formula E is a Motor Industry Game-Changer

Formula E represents a vision for the future of the motor industry, creating a framework for R&D around the development of the electric vehicle and …

Formula E

Is a Smartphone-Shaped Gun a Smart Idea?

While folding or even box-shaped pistols are nothing new, this is the first weapon designed to look like it’s not a weapon at all—a feature that …

The Army's Fearsome Apache Chopper is Finally Getting an Upgrade

There’s a great line in the beginning of Ted, the 2012 comedy in which a child’s wish on a shooting star brings his beloved teddy bear to life:</i> …

Military

Shelby

<b>Headline:</b> Shelby American, Hertz and Ford Motor Company Launch 50th Anniversary Edition Ford Shelby GT-H<b>Created:</b> 3/22/2016 7:23 AM<b>Push Notification:</b> …

Ford Motor Company

Ford GT Cars 5th, 8th in Class at 12 Hours of Sebring

<b>Headline:</b> Ford GT Cars 5th, 8th in Class at 12 Hours of Sebring<b>Created:</b> 3/21/2016 8:28 AM<b>Push Notification:</b> No<b>Region:</b> North America<b>Release Start …

Ford GT

The world's first solar airport no longer pays for electricity

Fed up with their hefty electricity bill, managers at Cochin International Airport in southern India took matters into their own hands.<p>Three years ago, they began adding solar panels -- first on the roof of the arrivals terminal, then on and around an aircraft hangar. The success of those initial …

Airports

Ex-Worker Says VW Destroyed Documents, Obstructed Justice

Volkswagen deleted documents and obstructed justice after the U.S. Environmental Protection accused the company of cheating on emissions tests, a …

Corruption

Windshield Wiper De-Icer | New Ford Escape

Ford bulks up bulletproofing in police cars

In a sign of the times, Ford Motor says it is upgrading protection in the doors of its police cruisers to defend against armor-piercing bullets.<p>With a greater danger that assailants will use high-powered or assault rifles with rounds that can easily punch through cars doors, Ford officials say it's …

Law Enforcement

Ford Transit gets new ergonomic, tech options; new engine for E-Series

Last week at the NTEA Work Truck Show, Ford introduced enhancements across its van lineup for the 2017 model year designed to make the vehicles more …

Trucking

NASA Salvages Mars Mission That Should Have Launched by Now

NASA's next Mars mission is still alive.<p>The space agency said Wednesday it's shooting for a 2018 launch of the Mars Insight spacecraft. The robotic …

Mars Mission

DARPA’s Experimental VTOL Plane Looks Like the Osprey of Tomorrow

Aurora’s VTOL concept holds design promise.<p>The (unmanned) VTOL X-Plane, nicknamed LightningStrike, integrates two large rear wings and two smaller …

Aviation

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Planning Human Test Space Flights By 2017

Space Travel

ford_ethisphere_2016

<b>Headline:</b> Ford Only Automaker on Ethisphere Institute’s List of 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies<b>Created:</b> 3/4/2016 3:06 PM<b>Push Notification:</b></b> …

North America

Photos of the Day: Astronaut Scott Kelly Returns to Earth After Year in Space

Photos

China Expected To Lay Off Millions At State-Owned Industrial Firms

The Chinese government is reportedly preparing to implement the most severe cutbacks in state-owned enterprises — including its industrial sector — …

China

Is China Winning The Space Race?

China has thrown the aerospace gauntlet at the rest of the world.<p>China Manned Space Agency announced over the weekend that they'll be launching a …

Space Exploration

Drone of the Week: UAVs to Spot Sharks (and Their Victims) in Land Down Under

<i>“We’re gonna need a bigger drone.”</i> (That’s the line, right?)<p>Rescue authorities in New South Wales (NSW), Australia will be launching camera-equipped …

Drones

NASA Begins Work to Build Quieter Supersonic Passenger Jet

The return of supersonic passenger air travel is one step closer to reality with NASA's award of a contract for the preliminary design of a "low …

Google Self-Driving Car Strikes Bus on California Street

A self-driving car being tested by Google struck a public bus on a Silicon Valley street, a fender-bender that appears to be the first time one of …

Google's Autonomous Cars Driving Circles Around Competition

Several big-name companies have been testing driverless car technology for several years, with each experiencing varying levels of success. One of …

Autonomous Cars

Humans Steal Robot Jobs In Mercedes-Benz Factory

Conventional wisdom long suggested that factories will increasingly rely on automation and robots in coming years — likely at the expense of human …

Mercedes-Benz

Ford’s Answer To Pothole Damage

1:28<p>In this episode, how computer-controlled shock absorbers keep things steadier on the Ford Fusion V6 Sport. Welcome to your Manufacturing …