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Tesla Motors Starts Shipping The Model S Sedan, Its First Family-Focused Electric Car [Livestream]

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Tesla Motors, the electric car company founded by PalPal founder and all-around tech industry badass Elon Musk, today began shipments of the Model S, the electricity-powered sedan it first unveiled back in 2009. Above we’ve embedded a livestream of the event, being held right now in Fremont, California. According...
Tesla Motors Starts Shipping The Model S Sedan, Its First Family-Focused Electric Car [Livestream]

BitTorrent Turns Web Browsers Into a File-Sharing Hub

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Downloading torrents in a web-browser is nothing new. Opera integrated BitTorrent support half a decade ago, and for other browsers there are plugins and web-based tools available. However, BitTorrent Inc. believes that much more can be done from the browser environment. A few hours ago the San Francisco-based company released...
BitTorrent Turns Web Browsers Into a File-Sharing Hub

Fiat's 500e EV debuts at the LA Auto Show, we go eyes-on

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We've had ample opportunity to ogle the electrical version of Fiat's venerable 500 when the Italian firm fortold its US arrival years ago. This week at the LA Auto Show, the car finally made its official debut, so naturally, we had to swing by and check it out. While...
Fiat's 500e EV debuts at the LA Auto Show, we go eyes-on

On the road: Mercedes Benz SLK 250 CDI Sport Edition 125 – review

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'This car arrives soon after the number of members in my family increases from two to three, one more than the number of seats'The timing of this one's arrival couldn't be much worse. First, the weather has just changed, from that lovely early spring we had to a more genuine British April, complete with...
On the road: Mercedes Benz SLK 250 CDI Sport Edition 125 – review

What the heck is torque steer? (ABCs of Car Tech)

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You may have heard the Car Tech guys mention "torque steer" in our reviews. Today, I explain just what that phenomenon is and how to deal with it. [Read more]...
What the heck is torque steer? (ABCs of Car Tech)

Targeting Influencers: A Case Study With Chevy Volt

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I don’t write about cars. I don’t really even write about gadgets. But I’m writing about the Chevy Volt electric car today. Why? Because the folks at Chevy are using influencer targeting as a method to get the word out about their car. No, I’m not succumbing to the...
Targeting Influencers: A Case Study With Chevy Volt

Acer debuts Haswell-based Aspire S7, S3 ultrabooks

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Acer has debuted its first ultrabooks powered by Intel's fourth-generation Core series processors. The Taiwanese notebook maker has also taken the opportunity to redesign the Aspire S7 based on user feedback, while also using its new styling cues in the new Aspire S3. Both notebooks also share Acer's dual-torque hinge...
Acer debuts Haswell-based Aspire S7, S3 ultrabooks
Coming someday: A Tesla electric pickup truck

Monitor your car's performance with the Torque app for Android

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With the help of diagnostic scanner hardware, the Torque Lite and Torque Pro apps for Android give you a peek into the inner workings of your car's brain. [Read more]...
Monitor your car's performance with the Torque app for Android

Introducing BitTorrent Torque

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Over a decade ago we introduced BitTorrent technology and BitTorrent clients, and the Internet was profoundly changed.  This week we are aiming to revolutionize the web once again by integrating the power of BitTorrent with the most familiar experience on a computer: the browser. Today, we are proud to announce...
Introducing BitTorrent Torque
The Tumanako project looks to make electric vehicles open source

On the road: Renault Clio dCi 90

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'Sometimes a car just has a nice feel about it, and this is one'You know how car thieves sometimes put a fishing rod through your letterbox, fish the keys off the radiator (or the little table in the hall, if you're posh), reel them back out through the letterbox and then vamoose in your vehicle? Well,...
On the road: Renault Clio dCi 90

BitTorrent Torque alpha puts file seeds on the web, makes desktop apps look stale

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Almost without fail, BitTorrent downloads have had to spread through a dedicated client, whether it's on the desktop or a router. Thankfully, BitTorrent Torque has just come in alpha form to liberate the peer download service from its software chains. All that's needed now is a web browser that...
BitTorrent Torque alpha puts file seeds on the web, makes desktop apps look stale

Kyocera Torque hitting Sprint March 8th, carrying $100 price tag and Bear Grylls' seal of approval

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We first heard about -- and went to town on -- Kyocera's latest smartphone toward the end of last month. Thankfully, the Torque happens to be an "ultra-rugged" device, meaning its creators didn't mind at all when we tossed it against a wall or two. The LTE-packing Ice Cream...
Kyocera Torque hitting Sprint March 8th, carrying $100 price tag and Bear Grylls' seal of approval

Toshiba goes perpendicular to solve MRAM's power issues, rethink cache memory

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As much of a breakthrough as magnetoresistive RAM might be for its ability to retain data while powered off, its susceptibility to leak currents while turned on has made it impractical as a replacement for cache-oriented memory like SRAM. Toshiba's new approach could almost literally turn the situation on...
Toshiba goes perpendicular to solve MRAM's power issues, rethink cache memory

At London Olympics, technology tries to stay a step ahead

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LONDON -- Sailors off the south coast of England will repel spray from swells using new water-resistant nanotechnology for their harnesses. Michael Phelps will compete in a swimming cap and goggles designed to minimize torque while moving through a pool. And some of the fastest people in the world will...
At London Olympics, technology tries to stay a step ahead

Kyocera Torque review: a rugged phone delivering superior sound

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More Info Kyocera Torque coming to Sprint's Direct Connect lineup in March, we go hands-on (video) Kyocera Torque hitting Sprint March 8th, carrying $100 price tag Kyocera teases tissue conduction audio technology for mobile phones at CTIA Sacrificing a smartphone's thin and sleek form factor with a case is...
Kyocera Torque review: a rugged phone delivering superior sound

Kyocera Torque: Not Exactly Elegant, but Can Handle All Your Drops and Dunks

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This week, I dropped my smartphone on cement, threw it down a flight of subway stairs, and dunked it in a pot of water. This wasn’t spurred by frustration, or accident-prone-ness. I’ve been testing the new Kyocera Torque from Sprint, a rugged, waterproof phone that’s meant to be banged around....
Kyocera Torque: Not Exactly Elegant, but Can Handle All Your Drops and Dunks
BitTorrent introduces Torque, a JavaScript interface for in-browser downloads

MotoCzysz e-motorbike crackles past 100MPH at TT Zero for $15,000 prize

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Jitters over wet track conditions didn't stop MotoCzysz's Michael Rutter from becoming the first electric motorcycle rider at the Isle of Man's TT Zero to hit 100MPH -- aka the fabled "ton". He also snapped up the £10,000 ($15,400) prize offered by the island's government for the achievement, although...
MotoCzysz e-motorbike crackles past 100MPH at TT Zero for $15,000 prize

Path announces Sprint partnership for easier app downloads

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Path plans to announce a partnership with Sprint on Wednesday that will allow Sprint customers to download the social networking app to their Android phones without having to search for it in the Google Play store. Allowing Android users of certain phones, including the Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One and Torque...
Path announces Sprint partnership for easier app downloads

Report: Chinese carmaker blatantly copies Ford F-150

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Filed under: Truck, China, Etc., Work, Ford, Humor, Design/Style, Diesel The Ford F-150 has just picked up a doppelganger in China. According to CarNewsChina, Jianghuai Auto Corporation has just unveiled its new 4R3 pickup, and sure enough, the vehicle looks to be a near carbon copy of America's best-selling truck....
Report: Chinese carmaker blatantly copies Ford F-150

Crowdfunding site Zilencio Creativo wins Startup World: Rwanda

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The hunt for the world’s best startup continued in Kigali, Rwanda last week as ten technology startups battled it out to be crowned winner of The Next Web’s global competition Startup World. Over 100 people gathered for the event held at Lemigo Hotel, with a panel of expert judges including...
Crowdfunding site Zilencio Creativo wins Startup World: Rwanda

Exagon Motors Furtive-eGT electric supercar eyes-on

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There are few things we love more than custom-crafted carbon fiber cars with meaty all-electric powertrains and torque for miles and miles and miles. So, when we wandered by the display for the Furtive-eGT from Exagon Motors and, we couldn't help but stop and throw together a gallery --...
Exagon Motors Furtive-eGT electric supercar eyes-on

This Chrome extension makes torrent downloading ridiculously easy

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Downloading a BitTorrent file isn’t the most complicated thing in the world, but as with all technology, making things easier is just fine by me. The process usually requires the download of a piece of software, or BitTorrent client, such as uTorrent. Not a big deal, but if you’ve recently...
This Chrome extension makes torrent downloading ridiculously easy

Hand blender with a feed tube

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The Cuisinart CSB-80 Smart Stick PowerTrio High-Torque Hand Blender includes convenient attachment. A highlight of the set is a 4-cup food processor work bowl with a feed tube....
Hand blender with a feed tube
Test Driving The Super-Connected, All-Electric Tesla Model S [TCTV]

How to create the best video chat experience

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This post is sponsored by Citrix® GoToMeeting®. Attend your meetings from anywhere. Try GoToMeeting today for Free! Whether you’re using a top-of-the-line TelePresence solution (remember them from 24?) or simply playing with a standard laptop webcam, it’s a good bet that you’ve already had a video chat in one...
How to create the best video chat experience
Production R8 e-tron sets lap record at Nürburgring, Audi gains more EV bragging rights

Ferrari outs 949HP LaFerrari hybrid, gives FF drivers iPad minis and Siri (video)

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Everyone knew Ferrari was cooking up its first hybrid, and that it would be very quick when it was pegged as an Enzo successor. Still, we didn't quite expect the sledgehammer that is the LaFerrari. Never mind the very redundant naming scheme: there's a 789HP V12 mated with 160HP...
Ferrari outs 949HP LaFerrari hybrid, gives FF drivers iPad minis and Siri (video)
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