REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 13:52

Opinion: Why manufacturers won't ditch ICE models yet

Demand for the ID 3 will be strong, but not enough to warrant VW axing the Golf Volkswagen can't stake its future on the new ID 3, so the Golf is sticking around. And the same is happening at Porsch...

Opinion: Why manufacturers won't ditch ICE models yet

Source: co.uk

The unthinkables: manufacturers' most oddball models Sometimes a manufacturer breaks the mould, with fantastic results. Sometimes, however, it doesn't all go to plan... No one saw the Alfa Romeo SZ or Volkswagen Phaeton coming: cars unlike anything their maker – sometimes any maker – had created before. We review the good, the bad and the ugly A Fe...
2019-06-15, 12:26

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" to implement. The developers "aren't happy" with the upgrade's performan......
2019-08-13, 03:39

2020 iPhone Top Models to Get 5G Support, OLED Displays on All Models: Kuo As per noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple's 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch iPhone models set to arrive in 2020 will offer 5G support, while the 6.1-inch model will stick with LTE....
2019-06-18, 09:52

Under the skin: How manufacturers are preserving pistons Variable valve lift and timing in combustion engines has been around for some time. Now Hyundai has found a way to control how long inlet and exhaust valves stay open to gain more efficiency Hyundai and Kia have unveiled an innovative new petrol engine design, and they're not the only firms commit...
2019-07-31, 23:13

Gun Manufacturers Sued Over Las Vegas Mass Shooting The parents of a woman killed in the 2017 Las Vegas massacre have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the manufacturers of the AR-15 style rifles used by the gunman....
2019-07-04, 03:26

Manufacturers Move Supply Chains Out of China U.S. manufacturers are shifting production to countries outside of China as trade tensions between the world’s two biggest economies stretch into a second year....
2019-07-14, 16:26

'Manufacturers are building cars designed to last, and it's hurting them' Opinion 13 Jul, 2019 The quality of cars today is so good that customers are keeping them longer which is hurting new car sales, says Mike Rutherford...
2019-07-14, 04:26

8 Ways Overseas Drug Manufacturers Dupe the FDA From taking inspectors hostage to making stuff up, generic drug makers can try to look like they were following the regulations while actually subverting them....
2019-08-07, 15:39

Manufacturers Cut Spending as Trade War Dents Confidence U.S. manufacturers are investing less in their factories and workforces as the trade dispute with China makes it more difficult to anticipate costs and demand....
2019-09-08, 17:13

Budget OLED TVs are tempting, but are manufacturers jumping the gun? It sounds like a dream come true for cinephiles: OLED TVs, previously the reserve of high-end TV ranges from the likes of LG, Panasonic, or Sony, are sharply dropping in price.Until recently, the cheapest OLED TV on the market was the LG B8 OLED, the bottom rung on LG’s 2018 TV range, and one...
2019-09-07, 13:26

What Small Manufacturers Say About New Foreign Investment Rules Contract manufacturing is the outsourcing of part of the manufacturing process of a product to a third-party, specializing in design, production, assembly and distribution....
2019-08-31, 16:39

Auto Industry Slowdown Cause For Concern, Say Dealers And Manufacturers The slowdown in the Indian auto industry has left most automobile manufacturers as well as dealers in a pessimistic and sombre mood, as sales continue to elude dealerships. At the second conclave of......
2019-09-05, 03:39

China to push to attract more high-tech manufacturers China will push to attract more high-tech manufacturers to set up in the world's No.2 economy, the nation's commerce ministry said late on Friday, without giving further details....
2019-08-11, 07:26

Difficult to imagine new F1 manufacturers joining - McLaren's Seidl McLaren Formula 1 team principal Andreas Seidl says it is "pretty difficult to imagine" any new entry investing the money currently required to be successful in the championship...
2019-07-06, 09:39

EV Deadlines May Disrupt Industry: Auto Component Manufacturers ACMA, the apex body of auto component manufacturers, has now cautioned the government that the deadlines to bring in electrification in the Indian auto industry could be highly disruptive to the......
2019-06-12, 17:39

Manufacturers Want to Quit China for Vietnam. They're Finding It Impossible. As China’s trade fight intensifies with the U.S., companies are rushing to set up new supply chains in countries such as Vietnam. They’re quickly finding no place offers the complete solution that China does....
2019-08-21, 19:00

Podcast: How Suzuki rose to take on MotoGP's leading manufacturers After clinching victory in a stunning British Grand Prix by just 0.013s, the Tank Slapper's podcast discusses if Suzuki and Alex Rins are now genuine title contenders in MotoGP again...
2019-09-04, 03:26

U.S. hiring cools; manufacturers reduce hours for workers U.S. job growth slowed in July and manufacturers slashed hours for workers, which together with an escalation in trade tensions between the United States and China could give the Federal Reserve ammunition to cut interest rates again next month....
2019-08-02, 18:13

"This Will Pass": Nitin Gadkari Assures Manufacturers Amid Slowdown Amid a widespread slowdown in the economy, Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday assured asked industries that things will get better and asked people to not lose heart....
2019-09-14, 23:26

Union Budget 2019: Electric Two-Wheeler Manufacturers Welcome Announcements The electric vehicle segment in the Indian auto sector has welcomed the announcements to give tax incentives on loans for EVs, as well as GST reduction on electric vehicles....
2019-07-05, 12:39

Japan big manufacturers' mood hits near 3-year low as trade war bites Japanese big manufacturers' business confidence worsened to a nearly three-year low in the quarter to June, a central bank survey showed, in yet another sign of the growing economic toll exerted by slowing global demand and the U.S.-China trade war....
2019-07-01, 06:13

Manufacturers don't control consumer relationships, platforms like Google do, says Sorrell Manufacturers don't have the direct relationships with shoppers they thought they would with the advent of the internet — it's platforms like Facebook that are in control, according to Martin Sorrell, executive chair of marketing group S4 Capital....
2019-09-12, 15:52

Mexican manufacturers demand background checks for migrant labor Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum, but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals....
2019-07-03, 07:39

Trump's Mexico Tariff Threat Trips Up Manufacturers Shifting Out of China The trade fight between the U.S. and China has pushed firms to shift manufacturing to Mexico to avoid tariffs and keep prices steady. Now the prospect of new U.S. tariffs on Mexican goods over immigration now threatens to disrupt that shift and drive up costs for American consumers....
2019-06-02, 20:13

Globalfoundries Launches Legal Battle Against Taiwan Semiconductor, Also Targets Manufacturers Chip maker Globalfoundries has launched a legal attack on several fronts against larger rival Taiwan Semiconductor, including a request that the U.S. government impose an import ban that could hit items such as iPhones, Lenovo laptops and a slew of other electronic devices....
2019-08-27, 00:39

Trade war is turning China's local manufacturers to the domestic market, says tech giant Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com sees a business opportunity in factories that have been affected by trade tensions between the world's two largest economies, the company's chief financial officer said....
2019-08-14, 10:52

Courtney Love, Infamous Former Addict, Will Not Sell Out to the Sackler Family, Manufacturers of the Opioid Crisis On Monday afternoon, Purdue Pharma heiress Joss Sackler’s fashion brand, LBV Care of Joss Sackler, will send a collection of tote bags and statement bracelets down the runway for New York Fashion Week, marking her first public outing in the city after fleeing to Palm Beach earlier this summer. Repre...
2019-09-10, 05:13

Nearly 25% of households will ditch traditional TV by 2022 Cord cutting is on the rise in the U.S. and the trend isn't about to change, according to eMarketer. The market research company reported Tuesday that nearly 25% of households will ditch traditional television by 2022....
2019-08-06, 12:39

iPhone 11 may finally ditch Lightning for USB-C A report a few weeks ago claimed the iPhone 11 will ship with an 18W charger in the box, which is easily one of the most exciting iPhone 11 rumors so far. That’s the same USB-C charger that ships with the 2019 iPad Pros and which can be purchased separately from Apple’s store (both onlin...
2019-06-11, 01:52

Workers are ready to ditch passwords Workers across the world are ready to embrace new security measures and ditch passwords for good, new research has claimed.A report from Okta found that a majority of employees are prepared to embrace change due to the stress caused by needing to remember passwords for multiple devices.Over two-thir...
2019-06-18, 12:52

US soldiers shot 170 civilians in this ditch Two walls have brought me to tears. They are on opposite sides of the world, 8,600 miles apart. Both are filled with names of people I never knew but who have helped shaped the person I have become....
2019-07-31, 18:26

The Fed should ditch the rate cut and re-establish its independence The Fed’s big problem is that the economy isn’t doing badly enough for rate cuts — no matter how much the president begs. Last Friday the Bureau of Economic Analysis announced that the economy grew by a 2.1 percent annual rate in the second quarter of 2019. That was better than the 1.8 percent growt...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Why open sourcerors might want to ditch Android for iOS Apple has long been the proprietary bad guy, but Google’s privacy-sucking ways in Android should give open source freedom fighters reason to consider switching....
2019-06-06, 02:13

29 dead in India after bus plunges into ditch More than two dozen people were killed Monday after the bus they were riding in slid off a highway and plunged 50 feet into a ditch in India, authorities said....
2019-07-09, 02:52

Do you have student loans? You may have to ditch your dream job The very student debt that’s taken on to allow someone to pursue their ambitions later morphs into a burden that requires them to ditch those plans.       ...
2019-07-09, 13:13

They Solemnly Swear Their Wedding Will Ditch Tradition As millennials reach marrying age, more couples are veering away from classical ceremonies. Some are writing their own vows—or hiring ghostwriters to help them....
2019-08-06, 15:52

Should you ditch your cash? A growing number of cities say no way From Philadelphia to San Francisco, several cities and states have passed or are considering bills banning retailers from refusing to accept cash       ...
2019-09-09, 12:26

Ditch your air-conditioning. You'll be fine | Franklin Schneider A hot room won’t usually kill you, but a hot planet will. If you feel sweaty, just imagine how your grandchildren are going to feel We think of air conditioning as a “first world” luxury, but it’s really more of an American one. In Europe, fewer than 5% of households have air conditioning, according...
2019-08-11, 17:52

Ditch the city and bet the farm on these rural retreats As the world becomes increasingly tech-driven, the enchantment of the all-American farm magnifies for many seeking a country escape or new forever home. Some of these properties are viable, working farms in need of fresh attention, while others retain or channel bucolic vibes — and all are guarantee...
2019-08-29, 05:39

Helmets don't eliminate concussions. It's time for the NFL to ditch them The league’s brain trauma epidemic needs radical solutions. If recent changes aren’t protecting players then we need to rethink the game’s fundamentalsOne of the dumbest storylines of the NFL preseason was Antonio Brown and his banned helmet. The whole saga stunk of a marketing ploy, a soap opera bu...
2019-09-06, 14:00

The Warriors’ last-ditch effort to keep Kevin Durant This isn’t the full-court press that resulted in the Hamptons Five, but the Golden State Warriors will do what they can to try to keep Kevin Durant in the Bay Area. With NBA free agency officially set to begin Sunday at 6 p.m., Steph Curry was heading to New York to meet with Durant, according...
2019-06-30, 16:26

iPhone 11 may ditch 3D Touch for cheaper alternative Debuting almost four years ago with 2015's release of the iPhone 6S, Apple's 3D Touch technology offered a radical new way for users to interact with their iPhones, allowing for three levels of pressure-sensitive control over apps and OS functions.Now, analysts for British investment bank ...
2019-05-28, 09:13

Delay Brexit? I'd rather be dead in a ditch, says PM Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Thursday he would never delay Britain's exit from the European Union, due on Oct. 31, saying he would rather be "dead in a ditch" than do so....
2019-09-05, 19:52

‘I wish I’d told Dad how much I hated him’ – when children ditch their parents What pushes someone to cut all ties with their mother or father?As a child, Laura craved unconditional love. But instead of cuddles and family outings, her lasting memories are of bitter rows. “My mum never wanted children,” she says. “She told me that the only reason she didn’t get an abortion was ...
2019-08-27, 13:13

Is it time for technology conferences to ditch meat? Last night, I stumbled on an interesting tweet thread from Manchester-based PHD student Oli Clark, who argued that conferences should serve vegetarian food as the default option. This would be a reverse of the current situation, where events offer several meat-infused dishes, and scarcely anything f...
2019-06-27, 21:13

First Fiesta R5 WRC 2 win followed roll, ditch tyre change Gus Greensmith rebounded from rolling and changing a tyre in a ditch to give the Ford Fiesta R5 Mk II a maiden World Rally Championship class win in Turkey...
2019-09-17, 10:52

Healthy brunch spots ditch Hollandaise for whole grains Say buh-bye to Benedicts and bloody marys: Brunch is on a diet. Long the bastion of leisurely weekend indulgence, the late-morning social tradition has found itself on a health kick. Chicken and waffles are being edged off the menu by bone broth and grain bowls, the better to cap off an early-mornin...
2019-07-12, 23:39

Teen drowns after floodwaters sweep him into Missouri ditch A Missouri teen died over the weekend after he got swept into a ditch during a raging flash flood, according to authorities and a new report. The teen, identified by the Springfield News-Leader as John Wheeler, 13, was walking by the surging water in Joplin just before 9 a.m. Saturday when he slippe...
2019-08-26, 22:00

Deutsche Bank, in a Last-Ditch Effort to Stop Its Spiral, Could Lay Off 20,000 The German bank is said to be preparing a sweeping restructuring that will eliminate thousands of jobs and bring to an end its 20-year foray into Wall Street....
2019-06-29, 00:13

IHG hotels to ditch travel-sized amenities to help environment The hospitality company that owns the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza hotel chains announced Tuesday it's ditching travel-sized bathroom amenities to cut down on plastic waste. ...
2019-08-01, 01:13

IOTA wants to ditch its most centralized component, but the timeline is still murky IOTA, a distributed ledger protocol for the Internet of Things, has released a new white paper detailing an upcoming software upgrade that promises to improve scalability and get rid of the network’s most centralized component – the Coordinator. The plan, more commonly known as the Coordicide, will ...
2019-05-28, 19:52

Iran says progress at last-ditch nuclear deal talks 'not enough' European countries offered too little at last-ditch talks on Friday to persuade Iran to back off from its plans to breach limits imposed by its nuclear agreement with world powers, Iran's envoy said....
2019-06-29, 02:52

PM May's successor must ditch her EU deal and leave on Oct. 31: pro-Brexit Conservatives Prime Minister Theresa May's successor should abandon her Brexit deal and commit to taking Britain out of the European Union by Oct. 31, an influential pro-Brexit group of Conservative lawmakers said on Wednesday....
2019-06-06, 14:00

Would Rather Be Dead In Ditch Than Delay Brexit, Says Boris Johnson Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Thursday he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than delay Brexit beyond next month, as he urged opposition lawmakers who oppose his plan to support an early election....
2019-09-06, 02:13

Boris Johnson says he’d ‘rather be dead in a ditch’ than ask for Brexit delay British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday put aside his recent defeats to again call for a general election — insisting he would “rather be dead in a ditch” than ask for another delay for Brexit. The PM was humiliated Wednesday when 21 rebels from his own party helped support a bi...
2019-09-06, 01:00

Jeep employees, retirees say Renault's presence put them 'in the ditch' While FCA considers a merger with Renault, older Jeep employees and retirees recall their last dance with the French automaker in the 1980s, when Renault merged with American Motors Corp., which owned Jeep at the time....
2019-06-03, 19:01

Would "Rather Be Dead In A Ditch" Than Delay Brexit: UK's Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Thursday he would never delay Britain's exit from the European Union, due on October 31, saying he would rather be "dead in a ditch" than do so....
2019-09-07, 01:13

California mom arrested, sons found unresponsive in a ditch PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A Central California woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her 12-year-old son and critically injuring her 7-year-old son who were found unresponsive in a ditch. The Tulare County Sheriff’s office said someone called 911 Saturday to report that 45-year-old ...
2019-06-30, 09:26

Senators make last-ditch plea to Trump on guns President Donald Trump spoke for 40 minutes with three leading senators Wednesday about expanding background checks, keeping alive the Senate’s long-running gun negotiations with the White House for at least one more day.Trump is expected to be briefed on Thursday by White House officials on his opt...
2019-09-11, 22:39

Ditch Your Long Pants and Grab Some Under Armour Shorts While They're Only $15 It might only be May, but it is already too hot for pants. Shorts season is officially here. If pulled your shorts from last summer out of your dresser and realized they’re out of commission, don’t worry. Right now, you can snag a pair of Under Armour Men’s Raid 10" Shorts in two different colo...
2019-05-24, 00:00

Cable Provider Altice Looks to Help Customers Ditch the Remote Cable operator Altice USA is hoping to nestle itself in consumers’ living rooms with the launch of a new at-home speaker, Altice Amplify, that includes technology from Amazon.com’s Alexa....
2019-08-07, 15:00

World’s top personality test doesn’t really work – should we ditch it? The 'Big Five' model of personality is widely used, but it turns out it doesn't work for people in low- and middle-income countries, or even just older people in the West...
2019-07-10, 22:52

Analyst: Apple will soon ditch its butterfly keyboard design After years of controversy and technical difficulties, Apple could be about to give up on the butterfly mechanism keyboard in its MacBooks. According to a report authored by Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo -- who has a decent record in accurate Apple pred......
2019-07-05, 10:52

The 2020 McLaren GT Will Convince You To Ditch Your Private Jet For Good There are some experiences of such intense beauty that they can cause your brain to short-circuit a little. Whipping the 2020 McLaren GT on an empty mountain road in the south of France, turning a sharp corner only to be immediately faced with a monolithic column of rock was definitely one of those ...
2019-09-18, 03:00

| Ponting calls for cricket to ditch neutral umpires Ricky Ponting called for cricket to ditch its requirement to have neutral umpires after a number of incorrect decisions in the first Test of the Ashes....
2019-08-03, 15:26

Drowning in student loan debt? You may have to ditch your dream job The very student debt that’s taken on to allow someone to pursue their ambitions later morphs into a burden that requires them to ditch those plans.       ...
2019-07-11, 01:26

Forget the rebrand – Kim Kardashian West should ditch her shapewear range entirely Shapewear or ‘Solutionwear’ is a necessity – if you don’t want your butt, boobs, gut or thighs to move or breathe at all. Let’s get rid of it altogetherAnother day, another Katastrophic Kardashian product launch – this time Kim Kardashian West’s “Kimono” shapewear line, which launched last week to w...
2019-07-02, 19:39

3 Killer Cloud Service Deals That Will Make You Ditch Dropbox This Labor Day holiday, we’ve assembled three of the best cloud backup and storage options around, each at least 90 percent off their regular price. And if you use the discount code SAVE15STORAGE during checkout, you’ll save an added 15 percent off of your total....
2019-08-31, 20:13

Johnson sends 'ditch the backstop' message to EU via Brexit adviser David Frost to meet senior officials in new government’s most significant contact so farBoris Johnson has sent his most senior EU adviser and Brexit negotiator to Brussels to deliver in person his message that the UK will leave without a deal unless the bloc abolishes the Irish backstop.David Frost,...
2019-07-31, 20:00

Ditch the Skillet; Fire Up Your Oven to Cook Perfect Bacon There is more than one way to cook bacon—all of them fine—but baking it in the oven is unrivaled in terms of ease. There’s no splattering grease, no need to watch it closely, and the low-and-slow, even heating of the oven means each strip comes out perfectly crispy end to salty end. You don’t even h...
2019-06-06, 22:01

A Last Ditch Legal Effort to Stop the Keystone XL Pipeline Has Failed A new president is looking more and more like advocates’ only way of stopping the Keystone XL Pipeline. The Nebraska Supreme Court approved the pipeline route that cuts through the state, which environmental advocates argued was illegal.Read more......
2019-08-23, 23:39

Salon Media in talks for $5M fire sale in last-ditch effort Salon Media Group, a one-time digital darling, has fallen on hard times. It lost its CEO of the past three years last week and appears to be on the brink of a deal to sell itself for a fire sale price of $5 million....
2019-05-21, 14:32

MacBooks could ditch butterfly switches in favor of an optical keyboard Apple’s MacBooks have suffered somewhat at the hands of their keyboards – with a number of complaints about the by now infamous butterfly switch – but it seems the company might have plans to move away from a mechanical switch entirely, given the existence of a patent exploring ...
2019-08-28, 12:00

Last-ditch talks to keep Iran under nuclear limits headed for failure Last-ditch talks to persuade Tehran not to exceed nuclear limits within days were on course for failure on Friday, as Iranian officials said their demands had not been met and Washington rebuffed European calls to ease sanctions to allow negotiations....
2019-06-28, 16:39

Mexican officials hope to avert U.S. tariffs in last-ditch talks Mexican officials will seek to persuade the White House in talks hosted by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday that their government has done enough to stem immigration and avoid looming tariffs....
2019-06-05, 14:52

Game of Thrones creators ditch HBO for Netflix in big-money deal David Benioff and DB Weiss will exclusively develop shows and films for the streaming giant in a deal worth a reported £164mGame of Thrones creators David Benioff and DB Weiss have become the latest high-profile names to join Netflix, signing an estimated $200m (£164m) deal with the streaming giant....
2019-08-08, 23:00

At least one new iPhone next year might ditch Face ID and bring back Touch ID A sketchy rumor said a few days ago that Apple is making a cheaper iPhone for the Chinese market that will ditch the Face ID sensors in favor of an in-display fingerprint reader. Separately, a different report said Apple has four iPhones in the works for 2020, including a cheaper iPhone 8 replacemen...
2019-07-11, 17:39

Bay Area techies plan to ditch San Francisco for these 5 cities: Survey Even the tech crowd thinks San Francisco is too expensive for homeownership. That's according to the findings from a recent survey by robo-advisor Wealthfront. Here's where they would rather be....
2019-05-22, 22:52

35st mum fears she'll die young but struggles to ditch 4,000 calorie-a-day diet A MUM spoke about her weight concerns on 5Star documentary, Eating Ourselves to Death. The diabetic parent worries she will die young due to her 35st bulk....
2019-06-27, 21:39

De Blasio to ditch Puerto Rican Day parade to campaign in Iowa Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to ditch his own city’s National Puerto Rican Day Parade — so he can campaign in corn country as part of his long-shot 2020 presidential campaign. The 62nd annual procession up Fifth Avenue — billed as “America’s largest cultural celebration&#...
2019-06-06, 22:39

Ditch the flip-flops and comedy shirts: summer fashion for men Many British men struggle with what to wear come the summer. Here’s how to look cool during the hottest monthsIt’s easy to remember the heatwave of last summer through rose-tinted goggles: Soleros for lunch, long nights splayed out in parks and endless reggae playlists. But it is impossible for me t...
2019-05-29, 12:39

UK, France and Germany in last-ditch effort to save Iran deal Diplomatic offensive aims to dissuade Tehran from breaching uranium limitsBritain, France and Germany are to mount a last-ditch effort to dissuade Iran from effectively quitting the nuclear deal, warning time was running out for negotiations and the risk of war in the region “has not been averted”.T...
2019-06-19, 21:39

Want to save more in your 401(k) retirement plan? Ditch these stock market myths Stocks dropped over 6% last month — their worst May since 2010. That sour stretch looks like perfect proof of the old adage, “Sell in May and go away." But is it?       ...
2019-06-24, 03:39

Too soon to ditch Neil Woodford but Patient Capital's board needs a shake-up Investors ought to tell the directors: move aside and get some independent faces in the boardroomThe five directors of Woodford Patient Capital Trust would like to remind the world that they exist. It’s been hard to tell the past week.The board of the investment trust employs Neil Woodford to manage...
2019-06-10, 21:26

Boris Johnson Vows ‘I’d Rather Be Dead in a Ditch’ Than Ask for an Extension on Brexit (LONDON) — Boxed in by opponents and abandoned politically even by his own brother, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson struggled Thursday to keep his Brexit plans on track, and he accused lawmakers of thwarting democracy by blocking his call for a new election. Johnson remained determined to...
2019-09-06, 04:39

Delay Brexit? 'I'd rather be dead in a ditch,' says British PM Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised on Thursday he would never delay Britain's exit from the European Union, due on Oct. 31, saying he would rather be "dead in a ditch" than do so....
2019-09-06, 11:26

One of these models doesn't exist Virtual humans are gradually scaling the uncanny valley, and like artificial intelligence, they're coming for our jobs. A case in point is Imma, a digital Instagram model who has garnered over 50,000 followers thanks to her (its?) trendy, street-styl......
2019-05-23, 00:39

US makes last-ditch attempt to stop Iranian supertanker setting sail The United States has unsealed a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian oil tanker anchored off the coast of Gibraltar. It is the latest twist involving the vessel at the center of a standoff between Tehran and the West....
2019-08-17, 22:39

Mexican officials to meet Pence in last-ditch talks to avert tariffs Mexican officials will seek to persuade the White House in talks hosted by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday that their government has done enough to stem immigration and avoid looming tariffs....
2019-06-05, 10:26

Ontario government may ditch blue box program after report finds 30% goes in trash Ontario is considering the value of the province’s blue box recycling program after a report was delivered to the government with some significant findings....
2019-08-07, 22:39

Dear Netflix: Please ditch the algorithm and focus on human-curated ‘Collections’ Netflix is reportedly testing an all-new recommendation system that harnesses the power of employed biological neural networks – that’s humans if you insist on dumbing it down. Dubbed ‘Collections,’ the new system works like every collection of anything did before about 10 years ago – people sort it...
2019-08-24, 00:26

U.S. launches last-ditch effort to stop Turkish invasion of northeast Syria With tens of thousands of Turkish troops massed near the border, a high-level Defense Department delegation plans to present what U.S. officials describe as a final offer to address Turkey’s concerns at a meeting Monday in Ankara....
2019-08-05, 15:13

Priyanka Chopra and Sophie Turner Ditch Pants for Oversized Blazers The J Sisters are serving looks--and coordinating ones at that. As the Jonas Brothers' Happiness Begins tour makes its way through the United States, Sophie Turner and Priyanka......
2019-08-30, 17:39

World's biggest sovereign wealth fund to ditch fossil fuels Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global gets go ahead to divest $13bn of investmentsThe world’s largest sovereign wealth fund, which manages $1tn (£786bn) of Norway’s assets, has been given the go ahead for the largest fossil fuel divestment to date by dropping more than $13bn of investments.Norway’...
2019-06-13, 17:39

Kevin Hart Suffers "Major Back Injuries" After His Car Crashes Into a Ditch Kevin Hart's Labor Day weekend has taken an unexpected turn. Early Sunday morning, the comedian was involved in a car accident on Malibu's Mulholland Highway, E! News can......
2019-09-02, 01:00

Thousands of students ditch class for ‘school strike’ against global warming Protesters - many of them too young to vote - took to the streets Friday across the World to demand tougher action against global warming as the 28-nation bloc elects a new parliament....
2019-05-24, 22:00

Antonio Brown makes last-ditch effort in Raiders helmet crusade Antonio Brown is trying for the Helmetgate Hail Mary. The Raiders wide receiver is continuing his bizarre fight over which helmet he uses, despite the NFL and NFLPA shutting down his pleas. Brown wants to wear the Schutt Air Advantage that he has always used, but the league has deemed it unsafe. The...
2019-08-19, 19:52

Judge orders Georgia to ditch 'vulnerable' voting machines by 2020 A federal judge has ordered Georgia to stop using its old, "vulnerable" paperless voting machines by next year. US District Court Judge Amy Totenberg will allow the state to use the machines for special and municipal elections in November, accepting......
2019-08-17, 14:26

Watch Recipe: Ditch Potatoes And Make Healthy Cutlets With Poha Not denying the amazing taste that potatoes offer, but it can be boring to eat or serve the same kind of cutlet every time. Bring in a change and ditch potatoes to make cutlets with poha....
2019-05-24, 19:39

iPhone 11 will reportedly ditch a marquee feature that took Apple 5 years to develop Another day, another potential iPhone 11 leak. We already know so much about Apple’s upcoming next-generation iPhone models. The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max, and iPhone 11R (or whatever Apple ends up calling it) are basically shaping up to be “S” upgrades to last year’s “S...
2019-05-28, 16:26

Supreme Court to hear Trump bid to ditch 'Dreamers' immigration program The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether President Donald Trump acted lawfully when he moved to end a program that protects from deportation hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought into the country illegally as children, a key element of his hardline immigration policie...
2019-06-28, 18:26

Pro-charter forces make last-ditch Albany plea to lift cap on schools ALBANY — Dozens of charter school advocates from across the five boroughs made a last-ditch plea at the state Capitol building Wednesday, pushing the Legislature to lift a cap that’s blocking more charters in the city. James Merriman, CEO of NYC Charter School Center, joined with representatives of ...
2019-06-05, 22:39

HQ Trivia's Last-Ditch Attempt to Win You Back Is More Cash Prizes—With Strings Attached Those who still play HQ Trivia and plan to tune in for Season 4 may have more chances to win some of that sweet free cash. But there’s a catch. (Isn’t there always?)Read more......
2019-05-22, 06:52

Huawei unveils Harmony operating system, won't ditch Android for smartphones Huawei Technologies unveiled on Friday its proprietary operating system for smartphones and other devices, as U.S. trade restrictions imposed in May threaten to cut the Chinese firm's access to U.S. technologies such as Android....
2019-08-09, 18:26

Call of Duty Pros Agree To Ditch Their Cosmetics To Avoid A Major Bug Days before a major Black Ops 4 event, Call of Duty pro players are agreeing to ditch their cosmetic items in order to avoid a bug that could affect the outcome of matches....
2019-07-16, 06:00

Bihar Cops Thrashed By Mob After Bodies Of 2 Missing Boys Found In Ditch A group of policemen in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district were held hostage and then thrashed by a mob of angry villagers on Saturday after the bodies of two boys who had been missing for the past two days......
2019-09-08, 11:39

All iOS 13 supported iPhone and iPad models Apple announced iOS 13 yesterday, and as usual, it turned out to be a massive release of new features and improvements. We can't imagine there being an iPhone user out there who wouldn't want to get iOS 13 on their device, once it becomes available this fall.This, however, raises the question of iOS...
2019-06-04, 23:26

Should You Buy a PS4 or Xbox Now, or Wait for the New Models? How to Decide With E3 wrapped up, you’re probably ecstatic about all the new games that were just announced. And there was plenty of console news, too. Sony’s already talking about its upcoming PlayStation 5, Microsoft is teasing its newest console — codenamed “Project Scarlett” &md...
2019-06-21, 23:26

iPhone Pro Models Said to Indeed Be in the Pipeline for Apple Apple is said to be readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including "Pro" iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest laptop in years....
2019-08-22, 16:00

How these former fashion models were able to reinvent their careers People often move to New York City to reinvent themselves. But some folks make it big, only to have their careers, and public identities, go away. It’s all too common in the youth-obsessed industry of fashion, where most models (with the rare exceptions of, say, Naomi Campbell or Cindy Crawford) hav...
2019-06-15, 23:01

Kia recalls Niro models in UK for urgent fix Electrical relay fitted to certain hybrid and plug-in hybrid Niro models is prone to overheating Kia has issued a voluntary recall notice to UK drivers of its Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid compact SUV models.  This is because an electrical relay fitted to 5020 vehicles built between November 2016 ...
2019-05-31, 14:39

Cupra considering high-performance 'R' models News 4 Sep, 2019 Cupra's line-up is set to rapidly expand by the end of 2020, with more extreme 'R' variants potentially on the way...
2019-09-04, 15:00

Four Pixel 4 models might have been leaked by a new FCC listing The leaks and rumors about Google’s forthcoming Pixel 4 smartphone series, which we expect to be unveiled in early October, have been coming at a steady clip lately, with our previous reporting rounding up everything from leaked images to details about the new rear camera setup, as well as the...
2019-09-03, 22:39

VW drops last 2 wagon models sold in U.S. VW's American dealers will be wagonless for the first time since 1965 when output of the Golf SportWagen and Golf Alltrack wagons for the U.S. is discontinued at year end. The slow-selling two-wheel and all-wheel-drive wagons are victims of growing crossover sales, which now account for more than ha...
2019-07-17, 21:13

Teen birth control pill use linked to adult depression, but don’t ditch them yet: experts This isn’t the first time researchers have looked at a possible link between the two, but one expert says women should take the study with a grain of salt....
2019-08-31, 00:26

Parents told to ditch euphemisms and use correct terms for body parts around their children Parents have been told to stop using words such as "bits," "front bottom," "flower," and "tuppence" with their daughters and instead use the correct terms for body parts....
2019-09-06, 05:52

Army tests robot-force attack on enemy 'tank ditch, minefield' Surging into heavy enemy fire, navigating rigorous terrain and forward-placing sensors and weapons close to enemy targets, teams of Army robots conducted a “deep assault through a breach” during an exercise intended to prepare the service for a new kind of man-machine drone warfare....
2019-07-31, 20:13

Natural high: Brazil's Guarana growers ditch chemicals for ancient knowledge For the Guarana growers of the Amazon, the caffeine-rich berries aren't just a fortifying brew but part of ancient tradition that respects their rainforest home....
2019-06-13, 13:26

Exclusive: Ping An-backed Lufax to ditch P2P lending on regulatory woes - sources Lufax, one of China's largest online wealth management platforms that is backed by financial giant Ping An Insurance , plans to exit its once-core peer-to-peer lending (P2P) business, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
2019-07-18, 12:26

Ditch Your Laptop Charger For Anker's Lilliputian PowerPort Atom PD 1, Now Cheaper Than Ever [Exclusive] I struggle to remember a time that a single-port USB charger generated as much buzz as Anker’s PowerPort Atom PD 1. The tiny, 30W USB-C GaN charger was almost constantly sold out when it came out earlier this year, but now our readers can get it for the best price ever....
2019-05-29, 18:52

Ditch Maida Parathas, Try This Protein-Rich Ragi Roti For Weight Loss Protein-rich diet: Ragi or finger millet is a treasure trove of health benefits. The wonder grain is gluten-free, protein-rich, fibre-rich and teeming with many minerals. Ragi is incredibly versatile......
2019-08-05, 13:26

Minnesota city council votes to ditch Pledge of Allegiance, reconsiders after backlash A Minnesota city is reconsidering its decision to no longer say the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of city council meetings after facing major backlash. ...
2019-06-28, 17:26

Ohio real-estate developers ditch ‘blockchain hub’ plans over lack of interest Real-estate developers attempting to reinvigorate a failing shopping mall with the blockchain are stepping away from the idea after realizing it’s not what the public want. The shopping mall, located in Cleveland, Ohio’s Tower City was originally planned to become a “blockchain-focused technology hu...
2019-07-03, 05:52

Darren Sharper’s last-ditch legal effort denied by judge after serial rape plea A federal judge has rejected an attempt by former NFL star Darren Sharper to overturn his 2016 plea deal and 18-year prison sentence for drugging and raping at least nine women in four states. Sharper, who retired in 2011 after a 14-year career and a Super Bowl win with the New Orleans Saints, filed...
2019-08-01, 19:26

The new rules of holiday eating: ditch TripAdvisor, embrace disaster, and make a plan for when you're 'hangry' Dining out while away can lead to meltdowns. From setting a budget to finding a place to eat, here’s how to make the most of your mealtimes away from homeEating out on holiday is considered a treat. And on one level, it is. You have enough cash to blow on a plate of pasta puttanesca that tastes the ...
2019-07-18, 00:39

Exclusive: Ping An-backed Lufax to ditch P2P lending amid regulatory woes - sources Lufax, one of China's largest online wealth management platforms that is backed by financial giant Ping An Insurance , plans to exit its once-core peer-to-peer lending (P2P) business, three sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
2019-07-18, 10:00

Boris Johnson says he would rather 'be dead in a ditch' than delay Brexit, in rambling speech – live news PM addresses police in Wakefield after brother Jo Johnson quits citing ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’Lords agree to rule out filibusterHow the papers covered Johnson’s horror day in CommonsExplainer: is no deal blocked? Is an election happening? 7.15pm BST ...
2019-09-05, 20:39

Report on 2017 Destroyer Crash Prompts Navy to Ditch Touchscreen Controls for Mechanical Ones The U.S. Navy announced plans to revert its destroyers’ throttle and helm controls from touchscreens back to mechanical systems starting in 2020, USNI News reported this week, after the release of a federal accident report that cited the system’s poor design as a contributing factor to a fatal 2017 ...
2019-08-12, 03:39

Tesla cuts the price of the Models S and Model X Tesla Tesla has lowered the US base prices of its two most expensive models, the Model S sedan and Model X SUV. The electric carmaker's price cuts come amid a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles. Tesla wouldn't say if slowing sales influenced the decision, but the compa...
2019-05-22, 02:00

The next Apple Watch may come in titanium and ceramic models Apple Watch Series 4 appeared to mark the death of the Edition line, but those luxurious models might be ready to come roaring back. iHelp BR said it has discovered animations in the watchOS 6 beta that reference not just the previously rumored retu......
2019-08-17, 21:26

BMW Motorrad Updates Select Models For 2020 BMW Motorrad has announced updates for some select models. Here's a lowdown on which motorcycle gets what update. While the updates have been announced internationally, the models sold in India will......
2019-07-06, 15:26

Cadillac debuts new models of CT4 sedan via Instagram Cadillac on Thursday used Instagram to unveil new models of the 2020 CT4, a subcompact sedan the brand hopes will assist in attracting a younger, sportier demographic....
2019-09-13, 01:52

I've Driven Base Models All My Life And I Need Something Nicer! What Car Should I Buy? Brandon lives in Indiana and has owned only base model cars. He wants to treat himself to something a bit nicer. He needs to rack up high mileage and has up to twenty grand to spend on a quality used commuter car with some upgrades. What car should he buy?...
2019-08-16, 12:26

Dodge models top list of most-stolen vehicles Nearly all the top 20 most-stolen models and variants have large engines or are luxury vehicles or pickups, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute....
2019-08-01, 18:39

Here's Why The Names Of So Many Aston Martin Models Start With A 'V' If I had to rank all the letters of the alphabet from lamest to coolest, ‘v’ would be somewhere in the top five—it’s sharp and badass, commanding the kind of respect only the fronting letter of vampires and vacations can garner. But apparently Aston Martin has the same idea. From the Vantage to the ...
2019-08-13, 08:00

Ferrari one-off models have five-year waiting list The Ferrari P80/C Italian firm won’t make more than three unique cars a year The growing trend for one-off Ferraris is in response to clients’ increasing demands for extreme personalisation, says Ferrari commercial and marketing boss Enrico Galliera. Such is demand, Galliera says unique models “h...
2019-07-09, 14:39

Facebook will launch new Portal models this fall Facebook has apparently been busy designing new variants of its Portal video chatting devices. According to the company's Vice President of AR/VR, Andrew "Boz" Bosworth, Facebook plans to unveil new Portal models this fall. Bosworth has made the anno......
2019-06-11, 10:13

Toyota to ramp up EV plans with six global models Toyota will launch six global EV models on its e-TNGA platform Japanese firm accelerates electrification programme, aims to work with partners to rapidly develop line-up Toyota will ramp up development of battery-electric vehicles, with plans to launch at least 10 models worldwide from 2020 onwar...
2019-06-07, 10:13

More Track Capable Cadillac V-Series Models Are on the Way Cadillac unveiled the new CT4-V and CT5-V to the public late on Thursday evening. The cars were not received by the enthusiast public particularly enthusiastically, and I think Cadillac could read the room....
2019-06-02, 17:26

BMW 'could produce 100 electrified models by 2023 if demand was there' The BMW iX3 prototype undergoing testing Development boss Klaus Frohlich says there are no technical restrictions to producing electrified vehicles – just a shortage of customer demand BMW “could launch 100 electrified cars by 2023” if customer demand was there to buy them, according to the firm’...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Kia recalls Niro models worldwide for urgent fix Electrical relay fitted to certain hybrid and plug-in hybrid Niro models is prone to overheating Kia has issued a voluntary global recall notice to drivers of its Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid compact SUV models.  This is because an electrical relay fitted to 5020 vehicles built between November 2...
2019-05-31, 20:52

Nintendo reportedly has even more new Switch models in the works Following months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo finally confirmed the existence of the Switch Lite last month, announcing that the new model of the console would launch on September 20th for $199. Not long after, we learned that the original Switch model was getting an upgrade as well to extend...
2019-08-08, 05:26

Photos: Apple iPhone models through the years Do you remember your first iPhone? Take a stroll down memory lane with this gallery of all the iterations of Apple's flagship mobile device. You might be surprised at how outdated they look....
2019-08-08, 20:39

Apple just registered 7 laptop models we might see this fall Apple has registered seven unreleased Mac models with the Eurasian Economic Commission today. These models, first spotted by MacRumors, are all described as “portable” computers, making it increasingly likely that each belongs to a new MacBook that could arrive in the next couple of months. The fili...
2019-06-14, 04:26

Unlicensed photo studios are endangering NYC’s models A study conducted by a former city Buildings commissioner found that several Big Apple photo studios are operating without proper licences and forcing models to work in shady conditions. The review — commissioned by Pier59 Studios owner Federico Pignatelli, a self-described “model-rights advocate” —...
2019-09-02, 03:39

China will exempt 16 Tesla models from purchase tax China will exempt 16 Tesla Inc electric vehicle (EV) models from purchase tax, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said in a statement on its website....
2019-08-30, 14:26

Audi confirms six new RS models to be revealed this year Audi's SUV-focused RS expansion will include hot Q3, Q3 Sportback and Q8, plus new RS6 Avant and RS7 Sportback Audi Sport will significantly broaden its line-up in the next year, with a new preview image showing the number of new RS models due to launch before 2019 is out. The darkened shot shows s...
2019-08-06, 23:26

Investment grade bond funds suck in record $12.3 billion as investors ditch stocks: BAML Investors plowed a record $12.3 billion into investment grade bond funds and ditched equities over the past week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as worries over trade tensions and the......
2019-06-07, 13:13

First aftermarket AMD Navi graphics cards won't be cheaper than AMD models Back when the AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT and RX 5700 launched on July 7, we praised them for offering excellent value, even after Nvidia tried to beat AMD in pricing. And, while that's still definitely the case, you shouldn't expect to be able to pick up a third-party AMD Navi card for cheaper ...
2019-08-01, 21:39

Alpine boss: future models must be lightweight, sporty Standalone brand could develop a diverse portfolio, but agility and lightness will remain core values More Alpine models will be developed in order to grow the marque into a bona fide brand, but only if they remain true to its core values of being lightweight and sporty, according to the firm’s CEO...
2019-09-10, 17:39

Deal: Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro is up to $480 off at B&H (multiple models) The 2017 iPad Pro models are getting fairly high discounts at B&H, but, as you might have already guessed it, the most expensive variants receive the biggest decrease in price. Now, if you head to B&H's site thinking that you'll be spending no more than $500, you'll be quite disappointed.The cheapes...
2019-05-22, 00:39

2020 Subaru models will greet you, help you keep your eyes on the road DriverFocus, to be offered on some 2020 Subaru models, uses an infrared camera to monitor your eyes and can alert you if aren't paying attention.       ...
2019-08-06, 21:00

Ferrari mixes sport with power in new Spider and GTS models Italy's Ferrari showed off two new cars on Monday as it pursues an aggressive roll-out of new premium models to sustain turbo-charged core earnings and share price growth....
2019-09-09, 13:39

Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in certain of its Focus and Fiesta cars due to complaints related to the vehicles' transmission from several customers....
2019-08-14, 18:13

Ford extends warranty on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars that were reported to have had problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-14, 19:13

Ford extends warranties on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranties on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars in the United States and Canada after reports of problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-15, 00:26

Dodge models top list of most-stolen vehicles, study says Nearly all the top 20 most-stolen models and variants have large engines or are luxury vehicles or pickups, according to the Highway Loss Data Institute....
2019-08-01, 12:39

New models show that the earth is warming faster than first thought Scientists have made no secret of the extreme challenges posed by climate change, with the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) repeatedly stressing the importance of keeping global warming below two degrees. But now it seems the situati......
2019-09-17, 19:00

Some MacBook Air 2018 models are faulty, but Apple will fix them for free Apple has identified an issue with the logic board in some models of the MacBook Air 2018, and while the issue only affects a “very small number” of the laptops, according to Apple, the company will fix the affected machines free of charge.As 9to5Mac reports, Apple has sent an internal...
2019-07-01, 12:52

Insider says iPhone 11 sales are even better than expected, and now most models are sold out Apple on Friday started iPhone 11 preorders, with all three models available to consumers, including the cheaper iPhone 11 and the premium iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro. With six colors for iPhone 11 and four options for the Pro versions, and with three storage tiers for all three models, users su...
2019-09-17, 00:00

New Volvo SUVs: bigger and smaller XC models in pipeline News 12 Aug, 2019 Volvo SUV range set to grow with flagship XC100 and entry-level sub-XC40 on the radar. Our exclusive images preview how they could look...
2019-08-12, 22:26

Nissan Kicks, Datsun GO And GO+ Models To Get CVT Automatic Option Soon Addressing the growing demand for automatic cars in India, Nissan will soon launch CVT automatic options for the Datsun GO, GO+ MPV, and Nissan Kicks soon....
2019-08-16, 20:52

Deal: Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is up to $300 off on Amazon (multiple models) Microsoft newest Surface Pro 2-in-1 laptop is getting massive discounts on Amazon, but none of the deals includes any accessories. If you want a brand new device that you can use as a laptop, you should definitely try to buy a keyboard for the Microsoft Surface Pro 6.However, if you just need a tabl...
2019-06-12, 14:39

Eleven iPhone 11 models have been listed on a regulatory database There’s little question that Apple has iPhone 11 models in the works for later this year, but if there was any doubt, the appearance of eleven unannounced handsets on a regulatory database should quell it.The smartphones were spotted on the Eurasian Economic Commission’s regulatory dat...
2019-05-23, 13:39

Meet the locals: the biggest London models of the moment This season's biggest international catwalk names all call the capital home. Meet fashion's fresh faces AWENG CHUOL, JESS MAYBURY, JESS COLE and LUCAN GILLESPIE, photographed in and around their London neighbourhoods...
2019-09-12, 13:26

Google Stadia will support “a variety of business models” Google's Phil Harrison (you may remember him from his days at Sony). Last month, when Google revealed its upcoming Stadia streaming gaming platform, it left open the major question of precisely how Google and game developers would make money from these games ...
2019-05-21, 15:52

Samsung is bringing the mid-tier Galaxy A50 to the US along with budget models Samsung is rounding out its budget and mid-tier smartphone offerings in the US with the Galaxy A50, which borrows and even exceeds some features from the more premium Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10e. Alongside the A50, Samsung is also bringing the Galaxy A20 and Galaxy A10e to more carriers to offer cons...
2019-06-12, 01:26

Xiaomi Launches Four New Mi TV Models in India, Including Its Biggest Mi TV 4X 65-inch price in India is set at Rs. 54,999, while Mi TV 4X 43-inch is priced at Rs. 24,999 and Mi TV 4X 50-inch carries a price tag of Rs. 29,999. Mi TV 4A 40-inch price is set at Rs.......
2019-09-17, 13:26

Some MacBook Pro models are now banned from US flights due to fire risk Some MacBook Pro 15-inch models have been branded a fire risk by the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and therefore you won’t be able to take them on board an airplane.You may remember that back in June, Apple initiated a recall for certain MacBook Pro 15-inch laptops sold between Se...
2019-08-14, 14:39

Dealers Dangle Deals to Move Outgoing Models Dealership lots remain crowded with aging vehicles at a time when car companies typically focus on selling newer models, posing a threat to dealers’ profits while promising bigger discounts for shoppers....
2019-08-16, 14:00

These 22 new vehicles are the highest-quality models of the year, according to J.D. Power The three Korean automotive brands are producing the highest quality vehicles in the U.S., according to an influential annual survey by J.D. Power.       ...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Google cuts the price of all Pixel Slate models by $200 The Chrome OS powered Google Pixel Slate was launched last year. The cheapest model, when the tablets were released, was one powered by an Intel Celeron processor sporting 4GB of memory and 32GB of storage. This entry-level version of the Pixel Slate started at $599. We use the past tense because it...
2019-05-27, 06:26

Physicists now have even better models for blood spatter from gunshot wounds Enlarge / Dexter might be a (fictional) serial killer, but he's also a leading expert in blood spatter pattern analysis. Two new papers could help real forensic scientists better analyze such patterns to solve crimes. (credit: YouTube/Showtime) Physicists continue to contribute their unique insigh...
2019-08-29, 22:00

Apple Is Recalling Some MacBook Pro Models Because of Overheating Batteries Apple on Thursday recalled some MacBook Pro laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 due to a “battery that may overheat and pose a safety risk.” The Cupertino, California-based technology giant said in a statement that it is asking customers to stop using the computers. The...
2019-06-20, 22:39

Apple is updating old iPhone and iPad models to fix a GPS issue In addition to releasing iOS 12.4, Apple has also announced that it's patching older versions of the platform for devices that can't run the latest rollouts. We're talking about models as old as the iPhone 4s and the first-generation iPad mini. Not t......
2019-07-23, 14:52

Trump 2020 win projected by 3 different models, New York Times op-ed says The combination of a strong economy and the built-in advantages for an incumbent give President Trump a "formidable" advantage in his bid for re-election, Steven Rattner wrote in the New York Times. ...
2019-05-28, 16:13

The secret high-pressure world of plus-size models After coming in third on 2018’s “America’s Next Top Model,” plus-size contestant Khrystyana Kazakova was thrilled to land a contract with a top-tier agency. But the feeling didn’t last long: The size 8 beauty was soon informed that she wasn’t “big enough” to net the most competitive jobs. “I was tol...
2019-07-31, 21:26

New Ferrari hybrid tech to spread to other plug-in models News 29 May, 2019 The first plug-in hybrid Ferrari is the SP90 Stradale, a V8 supercar, but electrification will work its way across Ferrari's range...
2019-05-29, 20:52

Indian Scout Celebrates 100th Anniversary With Two New Models The Indian Scout has completed 100 years since the model was first introduced, and now Indian Motorcycle has introduced two new Scout models to mark the 100th anniversary....
2019-09-04, 08:39

New video shows Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 models like never before There are at least half a dozen new flagship Android smartphones set to be released in the coming months, and each one is more exciting than the last. We’ve got the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ coming in just a few weeks, and Huawei’s next-generation Mate 30 Pro won’t be far ...
2019-07-17, 22:26

Google’s EfficientNets are better at analyzing images than existing AI models In a paper, Google researchers describe a family of models -- EfficientNets -- that achieve state-of-the-art accuracy on popular image benchmarks.Read More...
2019-05-30, 05:39

New Audi A6 Allroad marks 20 years of rugged models Audi’s rival to the Volvo V90 Cross Country is available to order from August priced from £55,000 Audi has released the first images and details of its fourth-generation A6 Allroad ahead of it going on sale in August.  Dubbed the A6 Allroad quattro, it arrives as Audi celebrates two decades since t...
2019-06-05, 19:26

Best mirrorless camera 2019: 10 top models to suit every budget What's the best mirrorless camera right now? It's not an easy question to answer but we reckon we can point you in the right direction – whatever your budget. Mirrorless cameras have evolved in countless ways ever since they came on the market 11 years ago, and there's lit...
2019-09-06, 15:26

Calvin Klein is using plus-size models to reinvent its brand This past spring, you couldn’t miss her. Commanding 4,000 square feet of premium Soho air space and wearing nothing by CK underwear, the indie rapper Chika gazed knowingly from Calvin Klein’s massive billboard — just like Kate Moss and Kendall Jenner before her. But the 22-year-old musician’s proudl...
2019-09-02, 07:13

Toyota To Launch An Electric Version Of all Models From 2020 Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will be coming up with a brand new battery electric vehicle (BEV) platform and is planning to launch 10 new BEVs by 2025....
2019-06-09, 15:26

Ferrari's Most Customized Models Have a Wait Period of Four to Five Years As people without stupid amounts of wealth, we all might equate the splurge of buying a one-off Ferrari with, say, getting a nice watch that isn’t on clearance. But while that watch will either come home with us in a shopping bag or arrive at the door in a few days, a one-off Ferrari can take more l...
2019-07-10, 23:39

Some 737 Models, Including MAX Variant, May Have Defective Wings: Boeing Boeing announced Sunday that some of its medium-haul 737s, including the 737 MAX 8, could have a defective wing part, but that there had been no reports of flight issues linked to the defect....
2019-06-03, 04:39

Hyundai plans more diverse designs for future models ‘Chess-piece’ philosophy will bring Hyundai, Kia and Genesis cars greater individuality, as well as setting them apart from segment rivals Future Hyundai, Genesis and Kia designs will become more differentiated from one another, and their models within each segment will become more individual. That...
2019-05-24, 04:39

Michaels-Beerbaum: 'Role models should speak their minds' Speaking to DW, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum, one of the most successful women in show jumping, talks about being a pioneer in a male-dominated sport and why athletes should speak their mind when it comes to politics....
2019-07-18, 23:13

'Flying saucer' drone can fly twice as long as regular models The biggest problem with drones is their lack of endurance, but Swiss researchers have developed a new model that helps reduce that problem. Eschewing the regular four blade design, EPFL startup Flybotix's drone has just two propellers, letting it fl......
2019-07-16, 17:13

Next Apple Watch could include new ceramic and titanium models Apple’s next Apple Watch revision could include new materials for the case, including titanium and ceramic. That’s according to new assets pulled form the latest watchOS beta release, as uncovered by Brazilian site iHelp.br (via 9to5Mac). The new screens discovered in the beta show grap...
2019-08-17, 23:26

Miami swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $1M for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday. Miami Velvet — the “most famous swingers club” in the city, according to the Miami Herald — used ...
2019-09-17, 10:00

iPhone 11 preorders start strong as consumers flock to the Pro models There’s no getting around the fact that iPhone sales over the past few years have been somewhat stagnant at best. This, though, shouldn’t come as much of a surprise given that iPhone users are holding onto their devices for much longer than in years past on account of improved durability...
2019-09-18, 06:39

Synology announces new FlashStation and DiskStation models for all-flash arrays Two new rack-able FlashStation models and a much-needed successor to the RS18017xs+ are solid options for the enterprise, while prosumer-focused DS620slim provides headroom for six 2.5" SATA drives....
2019-07-31, 18:13

You might not be happy when you see this accessory for the 2019 Apple iPhone models (VIDEO) For some reason, both Apple and Google thought that it would be okay to house the rear cameras on their upcoming phones in a square module mounted in the upper left corner of the devices' rear panel. We've seen renders of the 2019 iPhones and an actual photo shared by Google of the Pixel 4. Interest...
2019-06-15, 09:39

Models, Musicians Face Lawsuits Over Fyre Festival Payments Models who promoted the Fyre Festival on social media and musicians who were booked to perform at the doomed music festival have been sued by a bankruptcy trustee who is attempting to recover payments they received from William “Billy” McFarland or companies he used to organize the event....
2019-08-30, 14:00

Future Models From Fiat Chrysler To Get ZF's 8-Speed Automatic Transmission The new 8-speed automatic transmission could be installed in almost all vehicle segments with a front-longitudinal drive configuration. A technical innovation of the upgraded transmission is the......
2019-07-05, 08:52

| Samsung's foldable screens fail in some early review models Some test models of Samsung's new foldable phone suffered defects after only days of use, casting a shadow over next week’s introduction of a $1,980 device meant to rejuvenate a flagging market and showcase the Asian company’s technology expertise....
2019-05-21, 17:00

Huawei is selling lock screen ads on certain models; users are not happy Have things come to this for Huawei? Is the company having so much trouble selling its phones that it needs to sell lock screen ads on its handsets? Several tweets from Huawei owners (via Android Police) show how those using the pre-installed "random landscape backgrounds" are having the real estate...
2019-06-14, 04:13

French fashion group Kering pledges to hire only over-18 models Kering, the French fashion group whose brands include Gucci and Saint Laurent, said it would only work with models aged over 18, as the fashion industry aims to tighten up its ethical guidelines....
2019-05-21, 15:26

Land Rover Offers Upgrades For Older Defender Models Land Rover Classic is introducing a range of upgrades for older Defender models and these will be inspired by the limited-edition Defender Works V8 - 70th Edition....
2019-08-01, 09:39

UPDATE 1-Ford extends warranty on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars that were reported to have had problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-14, 18:13

Aprilia and Moto Guzzi Models Recalled For Brake Issues In USA Four models each of the Aprilia and Moto Guzzi have been recalled in USA for an issue with the front brake master cylinder. The total number of affected models is 1,701 units....
2019-08-16, 20:52

Downtown Girls Basketball is a glamorous squad of models, creatives People stop and stare — and often sneak photos during games. But the women of Downtown Girls Basketball are used to it. The all-female team, which is made up of models, artists, filmmakers, gallerists, authors and fashion designers, meets every Tuesday evening at a court in Tribeca, to play full-cou...
2019-08-18, 01:52

FAA bans certain models of MacBook Pros from flights following recent recall The FAA has banned some older-generaion MacBook Pro laptops that have been recalled by Apple because the batteries are prone to overheating.       ...
2019-08-14, 19:39

Five Models On Sale, 3 Lakh Annual Sales In India By 2021: Kia CEO Kia Motors' global CEO H W Park has told us exclusively that Kia will aim for an aggressive start to it India operations with 5 new models for India - one every 6 six months - by 2021. The company......
2019-06-20, 14:39

2020 iPhones: OLED displays, different sizes, 5G support on two models Apple iPhone XS and XS MaxThis year’s iPhone upgrades will reportedly focus primarily on the cameras, but according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple has a number of important physical and internal changes in the pipeline for 2020.New display sizes and OLED panels for allAs previous reports have indica...
2019-06-17, 19:39

Mini planning smaller and larger models to expand range Mini Countryman British firm's chief says there is room for compact models and bigger SUVs in future line-up Mini is keen to make models both larger and smaller than its current range, company boss Bernd Körber has revealed to Autocar. Speaking at the Frankfurt motor show, he said he’d like to se...
2019-09-10, 15:13

Latest and greatest models have no appeal for 30% of cell phone users The lure of owning the latest phone is wearing off for many buyers who just want a phone that works well. This could be an issue for the upcoming iPhone 11....
2019-09-07, 06:39

Mobile Game Lets You Build Gundam Models Without All The Clutter Building Gundam models is an exciting hobby, but if you’re on the go or don’t have a shelf for all your giant robots, you’re in a rough spot. Gundam Battle: Gunpla Warfare is a new mobile game looking to make it easy to build and battle robots on the go. There’s some mobile game jankiness, but so fa...
2019-08-02, 00:39

Apple expands keyboard repairs to newer models of MacBook Apple Inc said on Tuesday it will repair typing-related problems in 'butterfly' keyboards for an expanded set of laptops, that include newer versions of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models....
2019-05-21, 20:52

Major voting machine maker backs away from paperless models Voting machine security is still a sore point, but at least some vendors are starting to change their tune. ES&S chief Tom Burt has declared that his company will "no longer sell" paperless voting machines as the "primary" voting device for a gi......
2019-06-10, 01:52

Google launches TensorFlow.Text library for language AI models Google today introduced TensorFlow.Text, a new library for training language understanding AI. The news comes days after the beta release of TensorFlow 2.0.Read More...
2019-06-10, 22:52

New Volvo SUVs: models larger than XC90 and smaller than XC40 considered News 18 Jul, 2019 The Volvo SUV range could be set to grow with a flagship car sitting above the XC90 and an entry-level sub-XC40 one on the radar...
2019-07-18, 19:26

2019 Subaru Outback and Legacy Models Recalled Over Faulty Welds Another day, another recall. This time, it affects the 2019 Subaru Outback and 2019 Subaru Legacy. And it sounds serious, too, as Subaru is offering to buy back a few thousand cars if they’re found to have the defect....
2019-07-17, 23:00

Qantas to inspect six A380s after cracks found on early models' wings Airline’s head of engineering says inspections already completed on two aircraft generated ‘no concerns’The wings of six Qantas A380s will be inspected after small cracks were found on some early models of the superjumbo jets.Airbus has detected small cracks on the outer rear wings of early A380s, w...
2019-07-10, 10:52

There are calls for models wearing fake pregnancy bumps in ad campaigns to be banned There are calls for fashion firms to stop using fake bump models, after reality star Arabella Chi was used as ASOS's maternity model despite never having been pregnant....
2019-06-29, 02:13

Hyundai Motor lays out U.S. recovery plan, places hope on new SUV models South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co laid out its U.S. sales turnaround plan on Monday with an expanded line-up of sport-utility vehicles (SUV), after posting its biggest quarterly profit jump in seven years....
2019-07-22, 14:26

Models flaunt curves in nothing but duct tape in sexy swimwear trend MIAMI Swim Week provided the opportunity for the Black Tape Project to debut its new designs. In a kinky catwalk show, models rocked the duct tape looks....
2019-07-16, 16:13

2020 iPhone Models May Sport 120Hz Displays, Tipster Claims Apple may add quick and ultra-smooth displays to its 2020 lineup of iPhone handsets, for which the company is said to currently be in discussion with Samsung and LG....
2019-07-22, 16:26

Models Call for Victoria's Secret to Fight Against Sexual Harassment in New Petition Victoria's Secret made headlines on Tuesday after more than 100 models signed a petition urging the company to protect its talent from sexual harassment and abuse. In an open letter......
2019-08-07, 04:13

'I love staring at one spot for six hours!' Life models on the secrets of disrobing What sort of person would stand naked and still for hours, often in agony? Nude models talk about how tough yet life-changing the work can be, even when posing for hen partiesThe first time Dominic Blake took his clothes off in front of an art class was, as you might imagine, a daunting experience. ...
2019-08-14, 07:39

Hurricane Dorian spaghetti models: How the storm-tracking tool works The pasta-bilities are endless. Experts are using their noodles to figure out where Hurricane Dorian will make landfall — by studying spaghetti models. The long-range forecast models are known colloquially as spaghetti plots because of the multiple strings that are generated by some of the fas...
2019-08-29, 19:13

BlackBerry To Offer Cybersecurity For Future Jaguar Land Rover Models Jaguar Land Rover and technology firm BlackBerry today announced the expansion of the companies' corporate partnership to develop next-generation intelligent vehicles for the carmaker....
2019-09-05, 18:13

Meet Alec Yoder, the elite gymnast who models in his free time Olympic hopeful Alec Yoder is an elite gymnast by day and a high fashion model by night. While training for 2020, he found time to work with Hugo Boss.       ...
2019-08-09, 11:13

2019 iPhone Models to Support Apple Pencil, Analyst Claims 2019 line-up of iPhones are expected to come with support for Apple Pencil -- a wireless stylus pen from Apple, a new analyst note from Citi Analysts suggests....
2019-08-01, 09:13

Nude models gather in NYC to protest Facebook and Instagram's female nipple ban An artist commissioned a nude protest in New York City on Sunday which sought to highlight Instagram and Facebook's ban on photos showing female nipples....
2019-06-02, 22:26

MAX's Return to Flight Delayed by FAA's Reevaluation of Safety Procedures for Older 737 Models A review of Boeing Co.’s 737 MAX jets has expanded to include emergency procedures used by pilots on earlier 737 models, further delaying the MAX’s return to service, according to U.S. government officials....
2019-05-24, 22:26

Jean-Luc Brunel: three former models say they were sexually assaulted by Jeffrey Epstein friend Special investigation: As attention turns to associates of the deceased billionaire sex offender, the French model scout is back in the headlinesOn a hot Friday evening in France last month, Jean-Luc Brunel was revelling in his natural habitat: a lavish party packed with the rich and beautiful. Rela...
2019-08-18, 00:39

Perfect Just As You Are: Massachusetts Bill Would Reward Companies for Not Altering Models’ Appearance in Their Ads One lawmaker in Massachusetts is set on making money moves in favor of “body confidence” by sponsoring legislation that would provide financial incentives to companies that did not alter the look of models in their ads....
2019-06-05, 08:39

Deal: Apple Watch Series 4 models available at all-time low prices on Amazon Apple's love for high profit margins combined with its popularity means the company's products are very rarely discounted. But if you hop over to Amazon right now, certain Apple Watch Series 4 models can be purchased at all-time low prices.Representing the biggest discount currently available, Amazo...
2019-05-23, 19:26

Electric cars are coming: new models unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show The Frankfurt Motor Show offers a first look at the some significant new electric cars: An 8-seat Mercedes, the affordable ID.3 from Volkswagen, and a car that drove all the way to show from China....
2019-09-13, 10:52

Google releases EfficientNet-EdgeTPU classification models for Coral boards Google's new AI classification algorithms are optimized to run on the Edge TPU at the heart of the Coral Dev Board and Coral USB Accelerator.Read More...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Florida swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $892G for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday....
2019-09-17, 13:26

FAA Bans Some Recalled MacBook Pro Models From Flying, Citing Fire Risk The Federal Aviation Administration has “banned select MacBook Pro” units from flying in the air after Apple issued a warning that some contained batteries that pose a fire risk, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.Read more......
2019-08-14, 10:26

‘The models have bellies, hips and thighs that jiggle’: the rise of body-positive swimwear From larger-cup bikinis to modest beachwear, fashion is finally beginning to cater for a range of women’s bodiesIf there’s one thing Sasha Khan loathes, it is shopping for swimwear. Which makes it a strange coincidence that, on the day we speak, Khan has just been bikini shopping. “I buy swimwear ab...
2019-06-05, 16:26

Apple MacBook Pro models deemed a fire risk, banned from flights around the globe UPDATE: While airlines in the US were the first to issue bans over the affected MacBook Pro laptops, others around the world have followed suit after warnings from both the US and EU. Virgin Airlines in Australia is the most recent to ban affected models from being stowed in checked-in luggage,...
2019-08-27, 05:26

Hyundai Motor logs biggest profit gain in seven years on currency, new models South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co on Monday posted its steepest quarterly net profit gain in over seven years, as a weaker local currency helped lift U.S. income, while new models boosted domestic sales....
2019-07-22, 08:52

Diet Rich In Fattening Foods Linked With Depression In Mice Models: Study A new study conducted on mice has now revealed that a diet rich fatty foods and junk foods disrupts function of the brain and may trigger depression....
2019-07-18, 22:52

Apple Fixes GPS Time Rollover Issue on Older iPhone, iPad Models The latest iOS update fixes the GPS time rollover issue that would affect the iPhone 4s, first-generation iPad mini, iPad 2, third-generation iPad, iPhone 5, and the fourth-generation iPad from......
2019-07-24, 09:52

Huge selection of Apple Watch Series 4 models is substantially discounted at Macy's While the newest generation of the crazy successful Apple Watch has been on sale several times of late at all kinds of major third-party retailers, the highest discounts have typically been available for just a handful of configurations. But Macy's is now running an extensive promotion on a bunch of...
2019-06-13, 11:52

Instagram models swimming with sharks: Bikini babes pose in JAW-DROPPING pics TWO photographers take stunning snaps of models and sharks. The travel bloggers have attracted 300,000 followers on their France and Jesse Instagram page....
2019-05-25, 18:39

A Series of President Trump’s Campaign Ads on Facebook Are Using Stock Models to Portray Supporters (NEW YORK) — A series of Facebook video ads for President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign shows what appears to be a young woman strolling on a beach in Florida, a Hispanic man on a city street in Texas and a bearded hipster in a coffee shop in Washington, D.C., all making glowing, v...
2019-07-03, 14:26

Hurley Haywood on life as a gay racing champion: 'I didn't have any male role models' The three-time Le Mans champion was pictured with blondes and sponsored by Penthouse. But he lived a very different life away from the trackWhen Hurley Haywood emerged in the racing scene 50 years ago he looked like someone out of central casting. He had the trim frame, the sandy locks, the sapphire...
2019-05-24, 10:26

Cracks Found In A380s Models, Airbus To Ask Airlines To Check Older Jets European aircraft maker Airbus will ask airlines operating 25 of its oldest A380 super-jumbo jets to inspect their wings after cracks were found in some models, the EU's Aviation Safety Agency said....
2019-07-09, 16:39

Apple details Overton AI development tool, whose models have processed ‘billions’ of queries In a newly published paper, Apple researchers describe a system -- Overton -- that automates AI and machine learning model creation and deployment.Read More...
2019-09-14, 00:52

Ford Models chairman accused of plunging company into debt with ‘reckless’ spending Josee Neron, a former VP of Operations, says Chairman Gerald Banks spent money in a "frivolous and reckless manner for years" — using company funds to pay for exorbitant executive salaries, redecorate the office with expensive furniture and attend a client's European wedding, according to the a...
2019-09-14, 15:00

Dell unveils new XPS, Inspiron, and Vostro models with Intel Comet Lake processors Ahead of the IFA 2019 conference in Berlin, Dell unveiled a slew of new XPS, Vostro, and Inspiron models packing Intel's latest-generation Core processors.Read More...
2019-08-21, 17:00

Ford's 2020 Explorer and Escape expected to lead explosion of new car models Ford is launching a long line of new car models, starting with the Escape and Explorer in 2020. Ford could see a $2 billion profit with this move.       ...
2019-06-13, 19:39

Half a dozen Skagen hybrid smartwatch models are on sale for $60 a pop after massive discount Skagen is one of many traditional fashion brands that have tried their hand at combining classic wristwatch designs with modern wearable technology in recent years, but although some of the results are absolute head-turners, they're not exactly competitively priced against affordable smartwatches fr...
2019-06-18, 11:01

Nintendo’s rumored exchange program for new Switch models with better battery life isn’t real For most Nintendo Switch owners, if there was one thing they could change about the console, it would probably be the battery life. The standard Switch model could only last 2.5 to 6.5 hours on a single charge, but the updated model that Nintendo unveiled in July improves upon that number significan...
2019-08-20, 03:26

Xfinity Mobile has an absolutely bonkers deal on select Apple iPad models Comcast's Xfinity Mobile is an MVNO that uses Verizon's wireless 4G LTE network. To help it sign up customers (at last count it has 1.5 million of them since starting service in 2017), the cable company wanted to offer the Apple iPhone. Comcast wanted to offer the handset so badly, it agreed to sell...
2019-06-14, 03:26

Senator proposes bill that would blow up business models for Facebook, YouTube, other tech giants Sen. Josh Hawley, a well-known tech critic, is introducing legislation that would remove the liability immunity big technology companies receive for user-posted content under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) of 1996....
2019-06-19, 08:13

Higher price, fewer models and brands pose challenge to adoption of 5G smartphones in Gulf Despite the ongoing buzz around the launch of 5G smartphones in the UAE and the GCC currently, industry experts expect the adoption to remain slow.“The average selling price remains measuredly high while options in terms of models and brands to choose from remain few,” Nabila Popal, se...
2019-07-11, 15:52

Models call on Victoria’s Secret CEO to lead in combating sexual misconduct in fashion industry More than 100 models have signed a letter addressed to Victoria’s Secret’s CEO urging the lingerie giant to take a leadership role in protecting the safety and well-being of models and aspiring models in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against some men in the industry. “I...
2019-08-09, 07:13

Facebook open-sources deep learning framework Pythia for image and language models Facebook's Pythia deep learning framework, which is now available in open source, is designed to benchmark natural language processing and vision AI models.Read More...
2019-05-22, 03:00

Enterprise software vendors mix and match monetization models: What happens when subscription, usage and licensing converge? Enterprise software vendors are subscription happy, but they're delving into usage plans for customers too. Toss in some perpetual licenses and your negotiations with strategic vendors are about to get more complicated....
2019-08-12, 07:13

Want To Ditch Junk Food? These 5 Tips Can Help You To Start Liking Healthy Food! Aspiring to eat healthy is much easier than actually doing it. So how does one practice 'mind over matter' and get themselves to opt for the healthier food every single time?...
2019-05-26, 20:39

Healthy Diet: 5 Healthy Whole Wheat Recipes To Help You Ditch Refined Flour Whole wheat, just like other whole grains, is a rich source of dietary fibre and protein, which are two of three essential macro-nutrients required for a healthy body. Here are 5 healthy whole wheat......
2019-08-19, 14:26

Maruti Suzuki Announces 5 Year, 1 Lakh Kilometre Warranty Scheme On Select Diesel Models The scheme is only applicable for new car buyers and cannot be availed by existing customers. All the cars that come under this scheme are powered by the 1.3-litre diesel engine tuned different power......
2019-08-20, 15:26

High Tax On Luxury Cars Restricting Market, Preventing Local Assembly Of More Models: Jaguar Land Ro The auto industry has been going through a slump in volumes since the past eight months and sales continue to remain disappointing as we move into the ninth month of this de-growth. Luxury carmakers......
2019-07-21, 13:13

Victoria's Secret models demand company works harder to protect them from sexual misconduct Victoria's Secret models Christy Turlington Burns, Milla Jovovic and more signed a petition calling on the brand to do more in the wake of #MeToo claims.        ...
2019-08-08, 08:39

High-Protein Diet: Ditch Parathas, Try This Protein-Rich Ragi Roti For Weight Loss Ragi or finger millet is a treasure trove of health benefits. The wonder grain is gluten-free, protein-rich, fibre-rich and teeming with many minerals....
2019-08-02, 17:52

These colleges let students ditch extra loans. But will students pay more in the long run? Don't take out another student loan, colleges say. We'll give you money - if you give us a percentage of your income after college. Is it a good deal?       ...
2019-06-20, 20:13

Windows 10 crushes the competition while users ditch Windows 7 Windows 10 has passed something of a milestone in that according to both major analytics firms which compile stats on OS adoption, it is now present on more PCs than it isn’t on – in other words, Windows 10 has exceeded a 50% market share, going by stats from both firms.Previously, the...
2019-09-03, 12:39

Insider claims Apple will launch 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch 5G iPhone models next year Leaks concerning this fall’s upcoming iPhone models continue to trickle out at a steady pace, but some analysts are already looking ahead to 2020. In a research note shared with AnTuTu (via MacRumors), TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo revealed new details about the prospective ...
2019-06-17, 18:00

Survey shows "strong interest" in a 5G iPhone, little interest in the 2019 models A number of manufacturers will be releasing 5G phones this year even though coverage is very limited. In the U.S. for example, AT&T's real mobile 5G service (not its 5G Evolution poser) is offered in 19 markets through the use of a Netgear Nighthawk 5G mobile hotspot. Verizon's 5G network is up and ...
2019-06-03, 23:13

Monsoon Special: Ditch Oily Bread Rolls! Make Street-Style Yet Healthy Baked Bread Rolls At Home Stuffed with a flavourful mashed potato filling, bread rolls are perfect to beat those sudden cravings. Bread rolls can be baked to crisp and still taste immensely delicious....
2019-07-10, 23:52

Google's new deal takes $200 off all Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL models While all of the excitement lately from Google has been over the mid-range Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, the high-end Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are both still available. And now the pair are on sale at the Google Store (via Droid-Life). Both phones have been reduced in price by $200. With the 25 % d...
2019-05-29, 01:52

Audi RS history - 25 years of Audi Sport models The first Audi RS model was released in 1994, with the launch of the RS2 Avant As Audi celebrates a quarter-century of RS models, we take a look back at the sporting sub-brand's top hits It's 25 years since the formidable Audi RS2 performance estate was launched, packing a snorting Porsche-fettle...
2019-07-16, 11:26

Audi RS history – 25 years of Audi Sport models The first Audi RS model was released in 1994, with the launch of the RS2 Avant As Audi celebrates a quarter-century of RS models, we take a look back at the sporting sub-brand's top hits It's 25 years since the formidable Audi RS2 performance estate was launched, packing a snorting Porsche-fettle...
2019-07-16, 16:52

The Tesla Model S and Model X Base Models Just Got Dropped Tesla, at least for the moment, has quite the limited manufacturing capacity. For most consumers, that doesn’t matter one whit. But one of the end results of that is Tesla’s lineup is constantly shifting and moving in subtle ways. So it may not surprise you that Tesla banished the base model “standa...
2019-07-16, 23:39

Recall for over 5,000 Kia Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid models News 31 May, 2019 Kia has recalled 5,020 hybrid and plug-in hybrid examples of the Niro in the UK due to an overheating issue in an electrical relay...
2019-05-31, 19:13

2018 iPhone Models Said to Get This iPhone 11 Pro Feature Multi-cam simultaneous recording that was showcased on the iPhone 11 Pro at the Apple event earlier this month will be debuted on the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and the latest iPad Pro....
2019-09-17, 13:26

|OPINION:SAishobbledbymarketchangeasrandwrestleswithchallenges The downside of being the most liquid emerging market currency is that it’s hard to avoid the impact when investors turn cold on risk assets. Unfortunately, South Africa’s rand has other issues to wrestle with too....
2019-05-30, 21:52

|OPINION:Tradewarthreatenspeacedividendforstocks The Cold War had a chilling effect on the market for decades. The trade war with China and intensifying tensions with Mexico threaten to do the same, says Stephen Gandel....
2019-06-01, 15:52

|OPINION:Therainbownationneednotbeachildishdaydream South Africa’s past is something people only seem comfortable to engage with based on how it informs their present. When we went to the polls to vote last month, many South Africans, politicians included, sounded off on inequality, race and privilege, says Khulekani Magubane....
2019-06-02, 19:52

Opinion: No revolution in the EU The European Parliament will be more heterogeneous than before, finding a majority and reaching compromise will be a serious challenge, writes Bernd Riegert....
2019-05-27, 17:13

|OPINION:Sorry,Amazon.KimKardashianisnowastore Luxury fashion is getting ready for its selfie. If it likes what it sees, the global apparel market could become a battle of the Everything Store against the Everyone Store, says Andrea Felsted....
2019-06-01, 15:52

Opinion: is the new 1 Series still a driver's car? BMW's shift from rear-wheel drive for the latest 1 Series won't please everyone, but it makes sense when you look at the figures In an increasingly homogenised world, variety is always welcome – and from that perspective alone it’s a shame that BMW has abandoned rear-wheel drive for the 1 Series. F...
2019-05-27, 03:13

Opinion: The revolt of the masses 2.0 The French revolution overthrew aristocracy, the velvet one ousted Communist regimes. Today, says Ivaylo Ditchev, massed ranks of digital natives are rising up against the final bastion of inequality: the expert....
2019-06-01, 07:26

Opinion: The forgotten lessons of D-Day Representatives from a number of countries are commemorating the Allied landing at Normandy 75 years ago with a gigantic show. But some are forgetting the lessons we must learn from World War II, says DW's Martin Muno....
2019-06-05, 19:00

Opinion: What's next for journalism in the Erdogan era? Journalists have had a hard time in Erdogan's Turkey: initially dismissed from their jobs, hundreds went on to be arrested. Now, they're grappling with the publication of a blacklist. Bülent Mumay asks what's next....
2019-07-11, 21:52

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2019-06-04, 03:39

Opinion: Frankfurt is when electrification gets serious With tough new emissions targets about to be introduced, car firms are having to push electrified cars like never before Thanks to striking British Airways pilots, we took the train from London to Frankfurt (just one change at Brussels, if you’re interested).  The German city's impressive Victorian...
2019-09-10, 15:13

|OPINION:Mugabeisdead,buthehasplentyofimitators Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, who died on Friday at the age of 95, was a genuine hero but he failed to deliver the justice he sought for his people. His life story is a warning to all well-meaning authoritarians and the nations willing to tolerate them – a warning that appears to be going ...
2019-09-07, 19:00

| OPINION | There is just so much Nigeria can do for its citizens in SA Anger in Nigeria boiled over and young Nigerians took to the streets protesting South African aggression and unleashing some of their own on South African-owned businesses, writes Gimba Kakanda....
2019-09-09, 20:00

Opinion: why the McLaren F1 still excites 25 years on from our first spin in the legendary F1, we reflect on the innumerable areas in which it still stands out Just how fast is a McLaren F1? In May 1994, an eager 14-year-old picked up a copy of Autocar that promised to reveal all. Inside, an in-depth road test – sorry, the only road test –...
2019-06-08, 09:52

Opinion: Sudan must not become another Egypt The conflict between Sudan's ruling military council and protesters is worsening, with reports of deaths and injuries in Khartoum. After months of peaceful protest, demonstrators now deserve Europe's full support....
2019-06-03, 20:13

Opinion: In the end, it was a backroom deal The nomination of Ursula von der Leyen for European Commission president is a victory for Angela Merkel, but a blow to the EU parliament. There's a lesson the parties can learn from this fiasco, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
2019-07-03, 04:52

Opinion: Not your grandparents' Europe Europe has come a long way over two generations, but it's not yet where it needs to be. The EU needs to reform its unequal voting system and give citizens true political voices as Europeans, argues DW's Cristina Burack....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Opinion: JLR and BMW is an old alliance rebooted It shouldn't come as that big a surprise to see the two brands partnering up on electrification Nineteen years ago, BMW’s ownership of the then Rover Group was about to hit the rocks. Into its fifth year, the Rover 75 saloon had just arrived in showrooms but, behind the scenes, BMW - then a much sm...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Opinion: Think twice about outrageous CEO (retirement) pay Daimler chief Dieter Zetsche is just the latest to have his retirement pay package highlighted. Though modest by international standards, these payoffs reward mediocrity and must come to an end says DW's Timothy Rooks....
2019-05-22, 09:26

|OPINION:Whyprotestorswerethekeyspeakersatthisyear'sWEFonAfrica SA is losing enough money to gender-based violence each year to send over a million children to school or build several hospitals. It's only fitting that the World Economic Forum on Africa was forced to take a good look at the problem, says Marelise van der Merwe....
2019-09-08, 16:52

Opinion: Ineos Grenadier is more convincing now than ever Building a credible Land Rover rival with zero experience won't be easy, but Ineos has the ingredients to make it work When Sir Jim Ratcliffe first discussed his own line of simpler-than-the-Defender 4x4s in earnest, the idea that a company with no experience of building cars from a standing start ...
2019-09-18, 18:39

Opinion: Maguire is not enough for United to succeed "Manchester United have dramatically improved their defensive options with the signings of Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka, but there is still much to do to challenge for the top four."...
2019-08-05, 23:13

Opinion: The EU must respect the nation-state The EU needs unity where such things as the single currency require it. But it also needs to have respect for the diversity of nation-states and their importance for democracy, says Boris Kalnoky....
2019-08-18, 05:52

|OPINION:Whata(great)timetobeanSAentrepreneur As South African entrepreneurs, we’ve always punched above our weight on the global stage. But lately, we’ve been undervaluing ourselves. Letting the country’s challenges get to us. Now it’s time for us to rediscover the unshakeable optimism that’s made us great, says Dov Girnun....
2019-09-07, 19:00

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 will be one of the most significant cars in the history of the company. The first fully electric car developed on Volkswagen’s all-electric MEB platform, ...
2019-08-22, 18:00

Opinion: Don't bet against Kim Clijsters in her tennis comeback at age 36 Seven years after retiring, four-time major tennis champion Kim Clijsters, 36, announces she is making a comeback and will return to the WTA in 2020.        ...
2019-09-17, 01:39

Opinion: EU must react to pressure from Turkey Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip to blackmail the EU. Europe must step up and decide how to react — before it is too late, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
2019-09-16, 01:39

Opinion: This Borussia Dortmund can win the Bundesliga Borussia Dortmund's season started with a stutter but a dominant win over Bayer Leverkusen saw them purring along at their best. This team, playing in this style, can go all the way, writes Janek Speight....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Opinion: America's weekend of terror Nearly 30 people have been shot dead in El Paso and Dayton. Don't expect the violence to end — the US won't tighten its gun laws, and the president continues to sow hatred, says DW Washington correspondent Carla Bleiker....
2019-08-05, 03:39

Opinion: The Kremlin fears its own people Russian police reacted with force and arrested more than 1,000 people during opposition protests in Moscow. As the nervousness of Russia's rulers increases, so does the courage of its opposition, writes Mirodrag Soric....
2019-07-31, 21:00

Opinion: Optimists are stupid. Serves them right. Research by Boston University's School of Medicine in the USA suggests optimists have a 50 percent chance of living longer than pessimists. The study fills DW's Zulfikar Abbany with dread....
2019-08-27, 21:13

Opinion: Top 100 NFL players from HBCU programs The HBCU schools have a storied history and produced many Pro Football Hall of Famers. Here are the 100 greatest NFL players from HBCU programs.       ...
2019-08-28, 08:39

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her example, writes DW's Felix Steiner....
2019-08-15, 04:39

Opinion: NFL now entering the player empowerment era By forcing his way out of Houston and into Seattle, defensive force Jadeveon Clowney became the latest high-profile player to flex his muscle       ...
2019-09-01, 10:00

Opinion: Boko Haram — no end in sight Ten years ago, the radical Boko Haram sect became a terror organisation and embarked on a trail of murder and mayhem that continues today. The Nigerian government has learnt little from past mistakes, says Thomas Mösch....
2019-08-01, 12:13

Opinion: Germany is fighting for its identity On the 80th anniversary of the first battle of World War II, the right-wing populist AfD party scored its strongest-ever results in two states. Germany is now wrestling with itself, says DW's Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
2019-09-01, 23:26

|OPINION:Thetrust-buildingtoolSteinhoff,Tongaatetalcouldhaveusedbetter Integrated reporting (IR) is becoming a buzzword globally, and with good reason. And SA was an early adopter, although not everyone has kept up, says Mark Graham....
2019-09-02, 00:13

Opinion: BMW could revive British car manufacturing The 75 was made under BMW’s ownership of Rover BMW sold Land Rover nearly 20 years ago, but maintains a strong presence in British industry BMW’s long relationship with the British car industry was triggered way back in 1993. The then Rover Group approached the company and asked to buy BMW’s imp...
2019-08-12, 05:39

Opinion: Boris Johnson, the UK dictator The British prime minister wants a hard Brexit, no matter the cost. He didn't even hesitate to suspend Parliament. It's the kind of move you'd expect from a military dictatorship, writes DW's Barbara Wesel....
2019-08-29, 01:39

|OPINION:WhyfewerinternationalstudentsarechoosingUScolleges-anditisn'tjustaboutTrump The number of new international students going to the US for college and university fell in the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 academic years, according to the Institute of International Education....
2019-09-02, 00:13

Opinion: A political bombshell in Kosovo Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj has surprisingly resigned after being requested to face a special war crimes tribunal in The Hague. This will have far-reaching political consequences, says Vilma Filaj-Ballvora....
2019-07-20, 18:52

Opinion: 'Let's hope it wasn't a foreigner' Germany is in shock after a child was killed at Frankfurt's central train station. When tragedies like these happen, people in the country with migrant backgrounds are particularly affected, says DW's Erkan Arikan....
2019-08-01, 07:26

Opinion: Nissan will need to up the Juke's game Outgoing Juke used radical styling to obscure its dynamic flaws. The new model won't have that option It would be very easy to paint the outgoing Juke as a prime example of style over substance, yet it isn’t quite that bad. However, it isn’t great either. While it’s clear a lot of attention was la...
2019-09-04, 00:39

Opinion: The power of informal networks In his latest book, historian Niall Ferguson discusses the way networks influence history. This can help us understand the conflicts in the world today, such as the protests in Hong Kong, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-09-04, 21:26

Opinion: Open discussions, not ingratiation The president-elect of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, wants a more objective debate about the rule of law in Europe. But that doesn't mean she'll cozy up to the populists, says DW's Rosalia Romaniec....
2019-07-21, 23:26

|OPINION:AsZimbabwegrappleswithMugabe'slegacy,whowillputthecountrybacktogether? Robert Mugabe's role in Zimbabwe's fight for economic emancipation has not been disputed by many, but at the same time, the country's ultimate economic ruin left him with a conflicted legacy, says Crecey Kuyedzwa....
2019-09-06, 19:39

Opinion: The IPCC is right, if we want food, we have to look after our land As we learn how climate change leaves our food security — and us — hanging in the balance, it's time to stop behaving as though the planet were an endless store of goodies, says DW's Tamsin Walker....
2019-08-08, 19:26

Opinion: Ukraine is tired of yesterday Nowhere is democracy's huge and impressive potential more striking than in Ukraine. The parliamentary elections have confirmed a political shakeup, which offers a lot more than just new faces, says DW's Bernd Johann....
2019-07-22, 17:39

Opinion: EU-Mercosur pact is still alive Opponents of free trade with South America's Mercosur states are delighted that Austria is stymieing a potential deal. But the agreement is not dead yet, says Bernd Riegert....
2019-09-19, 19:26

Opinion: Two all-English finals? Be careful what you wish for... Liverpool and Tottenham in the Champions League final, Arsenal and Chelsea in the Europa League final. Is it all a question of money? And do German teams need to spend more to keep up? No and no, writes DW's Matt Ford....
2019-05-31, 14:26

Opinion: Thailand's democratic dictatorship Although Thailand's military junta has now been formally elected into office, its hold on power shows that the country's politics are a tangled hybrid of democracy and authoritarianism, says Pravit Rojanaphruk....
2019-06-06, 14:39

Opinion: The significance of Germany's Basic Law Most Germans greatly value their Basic Law, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo Di Fabio....
2019-05-24, 02:13

Opinion: Why Jon Stewart fights for the 9/11 heroes In a recent congressional hearing, Jon Stewart displayed passionate conviction for the men and women sickened by exposure to Ground Zero toxins. His testimony has resonated around the country....
2019-06-14, 07:52

Opinion: Turkish democracy is still alive The Turkish opposition’s victory over the ruling party in Istanbul’s rerun election is an important victory for democracy. It also sets the stage for a possible shift in the country’s politics, writes DW's Erkan Arikan....
2019-06-24, 05:00

Opinion: A Persian Gulf war can have no winners After the attacks on two oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, the US is blaming Iran. How credible is the accusation, asks DW's Rainer Sollich, and could there be other powers at play?...
2019-06-15, 14:13

Opinion: The significance of Germany's constitution Most Germans greatly value their constitution, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo Di Fabio....
2019-05-23, 11:13

Opinion: Why we remember Tiananmen Square Thirty years have gone by since the world watched the Tiananmen Square massacre in China. So why must we remember the events of June 4? It's a deceptively simple question, says academic Perry Link....
2019-06-03, 20:13

Opinion: America is failing its workers With the 2020 presidential debates officially underway, the candidates need to be asked about their positions on some fundamental worker rights. The United States is the world's wealthiest nation, but when it comes to basic rights like paid leave and health care, its workers are far behind those in ...
2019-07-01, 14:52

Opinion: Is the only safe Jew in Germany an invisible one? That the German government's anti-Semitism commissioner advised Jews against wearing a yarmulke is a scandal. If Felix Klein is right, then German society has a fundamental problem, writes Michel Friedman....
2019-05-31, 14:26

Opinion: The US and Germany — an everyday estrangement US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has just been to Berlin. The composed diplomatic courtesy shows just how far Germany and the US have drifted apart, writes DW's Jens Thurau....
2019-05-31, 22:52

Opinion: Last chance for German carmakers Emissions-cheating scandals hitting German car manufacturers have strained relations between policymakers and the auto industry in the country. But DW's Henrik Böhme says it's still the carmakers calling the shots....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Opinion: Car design - the new Mission Impossible? i8 fulfilled its objective as a 'statement piece' for early EV adopters Why planning ten years ahead is getting harder than ever Who’d be BMW Group design director Adrian van Hooydonk, a man consistently accused of popping “all-new” designs out of jelly moulds and somehow simultaneously wrecking ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Opinion: Ford's new Puma is a fresh take on the SUV The 'very European' new compact SUV could be the future of the family car The sense of excitement senior Ford people have for the Puma is clear. Ford has taken an admirably fresh look at the booming compact SUV market and decided that another scaled-down, old-school SUV is not the way of the future...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Opinion: Trump vs. Huawei, and the end of the smartphone? The trade spat between Washington and Beijing has reached a new level, with successful Chinese telecoms equipment provider Huawei stuck in the eye of the storm. Where will this all end, asks DW's Henrik Böhme....
2019-05-24, 20:52

Opinion: Why Germany beats the pessimists While investors from all over the world seek their fortunes in Germany, the prophets of doom are talking down Europe's biggest economy. Facts and fears hugely diverge, says economist Thomas Straubhaar....
2019-06-07, 13:13

Opinion: Hong Kong wants democracy More than one million people took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest the new extradition-to-China law. What they're calling for is totally legitimate, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-06-12, 22:26

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson says he'd rather be 'dead in a ditch' than request Brexit delay... as he pays tribute to 'fantastic' brother Jo Boris Johnson said he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than ask the EU for an extension to Brexit as he paid tribute to his "fantastic" brother Jo following his shock resignation today....
2019-09-06, 01:26

Brexit news latest: Boris says he'd rather be 'dead in a ditch' than request Brexit delay... as he pays tribute to 'fantastic' brother Jo Boris Johnson said he would "rather be dead in a ditch" than ask the EU for an extension to Brexit as he paid tribute to his "fantastic" brother Jo following his shock resignation today....
2019-09-05, 20:13

Opinion: Walmart CEO is the kind of corporate courage we need right now Corporate courage is in short supply. CEOs generally avoid controversial public issues lest disgruntled groups strike back. That's why Walmart's actions to limit ammunition sales and advocate for new gun safety legislation mark a significant milestone. CEO Doug McMillon's leadership heralds a new er...
2019-09-07, 16:39

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests are really about Hong Kong’s future, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-07-23, 09:13

Opinion: Boris Johnson's clowning glory The UK got the news on Tuesday that Boris Johnson is the next Tory party leader and is now set to become the country's new prime minister. Rob Mudge asks how it could all go so horribly wrong....
2019-07-23, 17:26

Opinion: More money won't alone fix Germany's military woes Germany's new defense minister, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, has told the Bundestag she wants a bigger defense budget. But simply throwing more money at the problem is not the solution, says DW's Nina Werkhäuser....
2019-07-25, 01:13

Opinion: If it wants to take next step, Big 12 needs to win in the College Football Playoff Oklahoma has made the College Football Playoff three of the last four seasons. But for the Big 12 to take the next step it must win on biggest stage.       ...
2019-07-16, 02:39

| OPINION: Mugabe remained defiant on land until the very end The elephant in the room remains Robert Mugabe's land policy, argues Liesl Louw-Vaudran./ Was it a heroic battle against the neocolonial west that could have worked out, given more time and resources? Or was it merely a ploy to stay in power despite an ailing economy?...
2019-09-06, 15:52

Opinion: The EU's future and the European Parliament vote Will the elections for the European Parliament really determine the future of the EU? DW's Felix Steiner urges voters to remain calm and exercise their constitutional rights....
2019-05-25, 17:00

Opinion: What I learned as acting CEO of Cambridge Analytica Cambridge Analytica made many mistakes on the path to notoriety. But its biggest mistake was believing that complying with government regulations was enough and thereby ignoring broader questions of data ethics and public perception. As the man who stepped in as its CEO during one of the biggest dat...
2019-08-20, 11:26

Opinion: Language between self-censorship and political correctness What society perceives, and how people feel, is influenced in no small way by language. That's why there have always been attempts to control language and thus thought, writes Alexander Görlach....
2019-05-30, 15:13

Opinion: Georgians oppose Russian meddling Hundreds of Georgians were injured protesting against Russian MP Sergei Gavrilov addressing Orthodox law-makers in parliament. A veritable political crisis might be looming, says Christian F. Trippe....
2019-06-23, 07:52

Opinion: Does Porsche have the brand appeal of Tesla? Porsche has a brilliant past and present, but Tesla’s reign as the cool kid of EVs means brand competition is fierce Porsche, purveyor of extraordinary sports cars. Tesla, purveyor of sometimes-questionable-quality electric cars. Today, the day which many Porsche traditionalists might never have th...
2019-09-04, 20:13

Opinion: Germany faces turbulent times The resignation of Social Democrat leader Andrea Nahles makes early elections in Germany more likely. But both the CDU and the SPD should avoid any hasty decisions, says DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
2019-06-02, 21:39

Nancy Pelosi Had a Good Opinion For a Change Asked about the horrific photo of Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter Valeria which made headlines earlier this week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters that entering the U.S. shouldn’t be a crime....
2019-06-27, 20:26

Opinion: a beginner's guide to the Nurburgring 24 hours Fantastic machinery, crazy fans and action-packed racing should make the N24 a fixture on any petrolhead’s calendar The Nürburgring is a place that enjoys hallowed status within the collective psyche of petrolheads everywhere. For decades, the treacherous 15.5-mile Nordschleife circuit that scythes...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Opinion: EU chooses self-interest over compassion for refugees In the EU's game of "refugee bingo," far-right Italian Interior Minister Minister Matteo Salvini can only win. He has little reason to give in to states looking for lasting migration policy, says DW's Bernd Riegert....
2019-07-18, 21:00

Opinion: 1999 World Cup team still the best the US has had — for now Picking the best U.S. women's soccer team is a nearly impossible task, but since Ali Kreiger raised the question, Nancy Armour gives it a shot.       ...
2019-06-24, 10:26

Opinion: Winners and losers from a spectacular Indianapolis 500 Simon Pagenaud scored his first victory and NBC broadcast its first Indy 500, but neither meteorologists nor Marco Andretti had a good day.        ...
2019-05-28, 06:39

Opinion: Why Formula E is succeeding in New York City An exciting season finale proves the electric race series is maturing quickly, and that manufacturers are firmly on board Even in its third season on the calendar, there’s something surreal – and a little incongruous – about the ABB Formula E Championship racing in New York City. Partly it’s watch...
2019-07-15, 17:52

Opinion: Women in Turkey (and elsewhere) are not fair game A Turkish man kills his former wife in broad daylight, and thousands take to the streets to protest violence against women. But the shocking crime is not just a problem in Turkey, writes Beate Hinrichs....
2019-09-01, 08:26

Opinion: Another Tiananmen Square in Hong Kong? The protests in Hong Kong are increasingly becoming a thorn in Beijing's side. How much longer will the Communist Party leadership sit back and watch? Don't count out China making a rash decision, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-08-22, 10:13

Opinion: Is too much being asked for France as it hosts World Cup? France is trying to become first team to hold the men's and women's World Cup titles at same time.        ...
2019-06-07, 01:52

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office wants your opinion on AI inventions The U.S. Patent and Trademark's Office wants public comment on patenting artificial intelligence inventions and how AI may reshape intellectual property.Read More...
2019-08-28, 12:26

Opinion: Theresa May's toxic Brexit legacy Don't be fooled by the tears she shed. Prime Minister Theresa May stumbled her way through a disjointed and dysfunctional Brexit process and has left the UK in a shocking state of paralysis, writes Rob Mudge....
2019-06-07, 07:26

Opinion: Afghanistan's roller-coaster history It should be joyous: 100 years of independence. But Afghanistan is in mourning after a wedding was attacked. The US and the Taliban are thrashing out a deal, but DW's Florian Weigand predicts an uncertain future....
2019-08-19, 17:00

Opinion: Take Turkey's threats to invade Syria seriously A Turkish invasion of Syria appears to be imminent. But a new military offensive could have self-destructive consequences for Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government, writes journalist Rainer Hermann....
2019-08-10, 15:26

Opinion: Myanmar's Suu Kyi cozying up to Orban is absurd Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and Hungary's prime minister, Viktor Orban, have issued a joint anti-Muslim statement. The Burmese leader has finally lost the moral standing she once enjoyed, says Verena Hölzl....
2019-06-08, 09:39

Opinion: Football needs more women like Stephanie Frappart Football, a man's game? For decades people said it. But women have been helping to shape the sport for ages. Now, Joscha Weber argues, it's time for this to become more apparent with people like Stephanie Frappart....
2019-08-15, 04:39

U.S. World Cup goal celebrations polarizes opinion The United States' record 13-0 drubbing of Thailand at the Women's World Cup on Tuesday did not sit well with everybody, with opinion divided on whether the team should have so mercilessly punished a hapless opponent....
2019-06-12, 10:13

Opinion: German slowdown is a warning signal There's no denying anymore that Germany's economy is slowing. Yet, this isn't the time for stop-gap measures, says DW's Henrik Böhme. Instead, he argues, sober-minded decisions by both politics and businesses are needed....
2019-08-14, 23:26

Opinion: Banning phones from roads is easier said than done The campaign to eradicate mobile phone usage is promising, but is there any feasible means of enforcing such a law? While today’s Transport Committee report shines a welcome spotlight on the epidemic of mobile phone use at the wheel, a request from MPs for tougher enforcement is merely talk until a...
2019-08-13, 14:00

If a Doctor Only Tells You to Lose Weight, Consider a Second Opinion It’s no secret that doctors sometimes can’t look past body weight when seeing larger patients. If you think your real health problems are being ignored, it’s worth seeking a second opinion....
2019-08-13, 18:52

Opinion: Keep 2020 Olympians away from Trump until after the election There should be no White House visit immediately after the 2020 Olympics, Christine Brennan writes. The athletes should wait until after election.       ...
2019-08-22, 18:26

Opinion: Why Vanderbilt can win the SEC football title, and why Alabama could not With the start of the college football season coming when Florida and Miami play Saturday, here are the first SEC rankings of the season.       ...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Opinion: Action, not outcry will save the Amazon The Amazon rainforest is on fire and it's all Bolsonaro's fault. The world is outraged, but that's not going far enough. The global community will have to pay up to save this vital ecosystem, says DW's Vanessa Fischer....
2019-08-24, 05:13

Opinion: 11 NFL legends with the strangest career stops A number of all-time NFL greats played briefly at the end of their careers with unfamiliar teams. Here are the strangest stops for those legends.       ...
2019-08-01, 03:52

Opinion: What does Volkswagen's new Nurburging record prove? The ID R has just become one of the most important cars on the planet after tearing around the Nordschleife in just over six minutes How do you follow up setting an outright record on the Pikes Peak International Hillclimb, one of the world’s oldest and toughest motorsport challenges, with an elect...
2019-06-03, 18:26

Opinion: New Porsche 718 GT4 receives the engine it deserves Naturally aspirated, 911-derived flat-six is good news for eco-warriors and thrill-seekers alike Much of the new Cayman GT4’s mechanical make-up seems familiar. The last-generation version had a Porsche GT department suspension overhaul and an aero kit that could develop downforce over both axles. ...
2019-06-18, 17:39

Opinion: German bureaucracy discriminates against women "Men first" is the premise in German officialdom, which treats heterosexual women as appendages to their husbands. Germany has a long way to go to make gender equality a bureaucratic reality, writes DW's Nancy Isenson....
2019-08-28, 18:00

Opinion: Clemens Tönnies' resignation is inevitable Schalke chairman Clemens Tönnies has revealed a blatantly racist world view. The club and Tönnies have attempted to row back on the comments but there must be no way back in such cases, writes David Vorholt....
2019-08-04, 01:26

Opinion: The fine art of defusing Italy's budget row The European Commission has once again said that Italy's fiscal policies lack prudence and violate the bloc's budget rules. DW's Andreas Rostek looks at Brussels' attempts to bring Rome to its senses....
2019-06-05, 19:00

Opinion: In Tehran, diplomatic hope dies last German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas' Iran trip made clear that Europe’s role in the Middle East is little more than that of a well-meaning extra. Yet these diplomatic efforts are still important, says Matthias von Hein....
2019-06-11, 08:26

Opinion: India's government is playing with fire India's ruling party has delivered on its promise to revoke the special autonomous status for Jammu and Kashmir. It is a risky move, but there is a clear rationale behind it, says DW's Rodion Ebbighausen....
2019-08-05, 18:39

Opinion: Foreign aid is a hindrance to Rohingya repatriation Local and international NGOs have been working hard to provide relief to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. But their efforts are proving to be counterproductive in repatriation attempts, says DW's Khaled Muhiuddin....
2019-08-25, 17:39

Opinion: Hong Kong unrest has no end in sight The Hong Kong government has put a controversial extradition law on ice. But the government's suspension will not solve the unrest, it only means a temporary respite, says DW's Philipp Bilsky....
2019-06-15, 16:52

Opinion: China, US digging in for long battle What's in a name? Clearly a great deal in the high-stake trade war between the US and China, which has escalated after US President Donald Trump named China a currency manipulator, says DW's Clifford Coonan....
2019-08-06, 16:39

Opinion: Tom Brady, the ageless wonder, has a lot more football left in him Patriots QB Tom Brady, who turned 42 on Saturday, literally wrote the book on defying age and performing at such a high level this late in his career.       ...
2019-08-06, 17:00

Opinion: Why Canadian GP controversy is good for Formula 1 Vettel rejoined circuit just ahead of Hamilton Sebastian Vettel's contentious penalty for his Canadian Grand Prix moment has sparked plenty of debate Several of us were talking about the Canadian Grand Prix in the office this morning – or, specifically, the penalty that cost Sebastian Vettel vict...
2019-06-10, 18:13

Opinion: The exciting season the Bundesliga needed The Bundesliga season is over, and although Bayern Munich have won the title for the seventh consecutive time, DW's Jonathan Harding thinks this has still been a season for the ages....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Opinion: The price of the EU's inaction in the Middle East As the EU has adopted a noticeably more pragmatic stance towards Arab autocrats, shifts in the balance of power within this strategically vital region are ­triggering realpolitik, says DW's Loay Mudhoon....
2019-05-22, 22:52

Opinion: NFL must do the right thing and bench Antonio Brown Roger Goodell can show how much the NFL cares about women by putting Antonio Brown on the sideline while investigating rape allegations against him.       ...
2019-09-12, 01:52

Opinion: End of the road for the International Motor Show German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened Frankfurt's IAA motor show, likely for the last time. Not because her mandate is nearing an end, but because the car industry as we know it is history, says DW's Henrik Böhme....
2019-09-13, 17:39

Opinion: Eurovision demonstrates the power of empathy This year's Eurovision Song Contest entries varied from a call to action to end capitalism to pure party songs. The winner won on a personal note, says DW's Rick Fulker....
2019-05-21, 18:26

Opinion: Gay men are nearly invisible in golf, but we’re not non-existent Someday a PGA Tour golfer will come out to the pleasant realization that what was to him a seismic announcement is barely worth the noting.       ...
2019-06-30, 23:00

Opinion: Merkel must step up her China strategy On her latest visit to China, Angela Merkel managed to sign 11 deals and also brought up the Hong Kong crisis. But she failed to take genuinely courageous and determined stance on China, says Maximiliane Koschyk....
2019-09-08, 19:13

Opinion: Volodymyr Zelenskiy's grace period must end Thus far, the West has been reluctant to criticize the Ukrainian comedian-turned-president. But with some reforms he has instigated appearing anti-democratic, a clear response is now needed, writes Roman Goncharenko....
2019-09-14, 08:26

Opinion: Will Antonio Brown conform to the Patriot Way? The Patriots, after their 33-3 win over the Steelers, seem ready to embrace the combustible Antonio Brown. But will he conform to the Patriot Way?       ...
2019-09-09, 20:52

|OPINION:Don'tbefooled-SAhasajobscrisis,andtheinformalsectorisn'tfixingit The publication of South Africa’s latest unemployment figures was this time accompanied by an argument that official statistics don’t count economic activities in the informal sector, says Mike Rogan....
2019-09-14, 11:52

Opinion: Trump calling off Taliban talks is not the end The US president's surprise announcement has stalled negotiations. But neither the US nor the Taliban can risk scrapping the troop pullout deal entirely — the consequences would be dire for both, says Florian Weigand....
2019-09-08, 22:26

Opinion: This is where the top remaining NBA free agents should sign We’re making our best pitch to each of the top remaining NBA free agents about where they should go once signing period begins at 6 p.m. Sunday.       ...
2019-06-30, 16:26

Second opinion on DJI Osmo Action, the GoPro killer A second take on a quick review shows settings that have too many options and can't be read well in bright sunlight. But camera offers many great features.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:00

Opinion: Is the VW ID 3 the real electric car game-changer? The just-revealed Volkswagen hatchback promises to make its mark on EV acceptance We’ve all heard many assertions over the past decade on when the turning point will be for electric vehicles.  A brief history: it was the Nissan Leaf which, while not the the first EV on sale, was the first EV to off...
2019-09-09, 22:00

Opinion: Jaguar gets on the front foot with an electric XJ Electric XJ will follow in the footsteps of Jaguar's EV pioneer, the I-Pace JLR's plans for an electric XJ have been confirmed, and could be the first step in a significant regeneration for the brand You’ve got to admire the boldness of JLR’s new electric Jaguar plan, coming as quickly as it does...
2019-07-05, 13:13

To Pak Media's Questions On Kashmir, UN Gives "Clear Opinion" The United Nations today indicated its acknowledgement of the Indian stance that Jammu and Kashmir is a bilateral issue and said dialogue between India and Pakistan is an "absolute essential element......
2019-09-18, 21:13

Opinion: Iran must save P5+1 nuclear deal — not the EU Iran has waited for the EU to react as it reneges on its obligations under the international nuclear agreement. The ball, however, is in Iran's court, writes Rainer Hermann, of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung....
2019-09-07, 22:13

Opinion: Major League Baseball is at a crossroads. What does it want to become? Baseball is at a crossroads. Juiced balls, intentional or not, is among the litany of anxieties that are troubling the players and the union.       ...
2019-07-10, 02:26

Opinion: Are the good years over for German firms? When BASF, the world's largest chemical company, drastically slashes its earnings forecast, it's an alarm signal for the German economy as a whole, say DW's Henrik Böhme....
2019-07-10, 14:26

Opinion: Don't bet against Kim Clijsters in her tennis comeback at age 36 Seven years after retiring, four-time major tennis champion Kim Clijsters, 36, announces she is making a comeback and will return to the WTA in 2020.        ...
2019-09-13, 01:00

Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change Vladimir Putin has talked about global warming's toll as Siberia's Irkutsk region struggles to recover from floods. But there's a simple reason why Russia won't get behind climate protection policies, says Andrey Gurkov....
2019-07-06, 20:26

Opinion: Unnecessary Sea-Watch 3 provocations from both sides The arrest of the "Sea-Watch 3" captain raises the question of who stands to benefit from such acts of protest. Ultimately, it may play into the hands of Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, writes Bernd Riegert....
2019-07-01, 20:39

Opinion: why Ferrari has brought back the GTS after 50 years Ferrari 812 GTS The new Ferrari 812 GTS showcases a key new goal for Ferrari: unpredictability These days, Ferrari model line-ups are fairly predictable. For example, most of us would’ve put money on the F8 Spider, revealed today (Monday), arriving as the drop-top sibling of the F8 Tributo and su...
2019-09-09, 22:00

Opinion: Huawei's 5G plan for Germany is a bad deal China does everything it can to block access to information, particularly from the foreign press. So letting a Chinese firm build Germany's 5G network is naive, to say the least, says DW Director General Peter Limbourg....
2019-07-09, 21:13

Opinion: Red Sox must answer some big questions after firing Dave Dombrowski Boston parted ways with Dave Dombrowski, who helped construct the 2018 World Series champions. Why is the Red Sox's GM spot so unstable?       ...
2019-09-11, 12:13

Opinion: MLS right not to punish Alejandro Bedoya for speaking out against gun violence MLS chose on Monday not to discipline the Philadelphia Union's Alejandro Bedoya, who used an on-field microphone to make a plea for gun control.       ...
2019-08-06, 02:26

Opinion: German politician's murder is an attack on democracy Politician Walter Lübcke may have been murdered by a right-wing extremist. If that turns out to be the case, the killer was targeting the heart of Germany's democratic system, says DW's Marcel Fürstenau....
2019-06-19, 06:26

Opinion: President Trump's critics fall silent With John Bolton's departure, a reckless warmonger leaves the White House. This may be a good sign for diplomacy, but he was also one of the last critical voices in Trump's environment, says DW's Oliver Sallet....
2019-09-11, 13:00

Opinion: C'mon, FIFA. Let the women have their day with World Cup final FIFA allowed two confederations to schedule championship games of men's tournaments on the same day as the World Cup final for the women.       ...
2019-07-07, 21:13

Opinion: Rolling out the red carpet for 'nasty' leaders is actually rather British Seeing Donald Trump go after London Mayor Sadiq Khan was as predictable as seeing Trump spell his name wrong. But Khan's mistaken about one thing, Mark Hallam says; it's very British to fawn over this misogynist fibber....
2019-06-03, 18:26

Opinion: How good are U.S. women? Game against Sweden will be indication In the last 10 games between the teams, the Americans are 3-4-3. And one of those losses is perhaps the most galling in the USWNT's history.       ...
2019-06-18, 23:26

Opinion: China's newest EV start-up is worth taking seriously Human Horizons HiPhi 1 There are nearly 500 EV start-ups registered in China, and most are doomed to failure. Can Human Horizons be any different? Thanks to Chinese government incentives pushing 'New Energy Vehicles', the country is the world’s largest electric car market. And there are literally...
2019-08-01, 14:26

Opinion: Volkswagen's 'friendlier, people-focused' era begins with the ID 3 Electric hatch's 'smiling face' is a sign that Volkswagen is leaving the legacy of Dieselgate behind There was some light relief at the Frankfurt show's annual Volkswagen Group night during the reveal of the ID 3, as the curtains failed to fall at the right moment. But beyond all that, it was the b...
2019-09-10, 15:13

Opinion: Africa's new free trade zone is still just a dream Trade within Africa has enormous potential. Whether a new free trade zone on the continent will realize that potential is up to the more than 50 nations participating in it, writes DW's Claus Stäcker....
2019-07-08, 19:39

Opinion: Ebola in Congo — incompetence, mistrust and greed A year after the outbreak of Ebola in eastern DRC, the government and aid organizations have still not succeeded in bringing the disease under control. There are many reasons for this, says Dirke Köpp....
2019-08-01, 19:13

Opinion: Matt Patricia still isn't the right coach for the Lions The Lions' latest debacle doesn't help any argument that Matt Patricia can lead this team to the playoffs. His team blew 18-point fourth-quarter lead.       ...
2019-09-10, 16:26

Opinion: Led by Megan Rapinoe, this World Cup should be a seminal moment From her comments about Donald Trump to her criticism of FIFA, Megan Rapinoe has been the perfect voice for the Women's World Cup. It's up to FIFA to follow her lead and show that it is serious about the women's game....
2019-07-08, 03:13

Opinion: Woes are mounting for Patriots, but Belichick and Brady will see them through The New England Patriots have taken one blow after another, with the latest being center David Andrews likely to miss the season.       ...
2019-08-28, 08:39

Opinion: Scrapping the INF treaty is risky — and a lost opportunity The INF treaty was far from perfect. But instead of abandoning the deal altogether, Russia and the US should have modernized the agreement. Yet it seems neither side was willing to do so, says DW's Bernd Riegert....
2019-08-03, 01:26

Opinion: China pulling the strings in Hong Kong The message of the mass protests in Hong Kong is clear: China's interference is not welcome. But city leaders aren't listening. The basic principle of "one country, two systems" is in jeopardy, says Dang Yuan....
2019-06-16, 22:00

Opinion: Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's colonial ruler Jair Bolsonaro says Emmanuel Macron's offer to help Brazil fight the Amazon forest fires makes him look like a colonial ruler. The Brazilian president's outrageousness is hard to top, writes Astrid Prange de Oliveira....
2019-08-27, 21:13