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Malaysian Premier: Plane Debris to Be Sent to France

July 30, 2015 9:30 am | by Greg Keller & Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press | News | Comments

A sea-crusted wing part washed up on an island in the western Indian Ocean may be the first trace of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 since it vanished nearly a year and a half ago, and ...

Tesla Goes Head-to-Head with BMW

July 30, 2015 9:30 am | by Megan Crouse, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Tesla has some competition on the road in the form of the hybrid electric BMW i8, and one video pit the two cars head to head in a drag race.

CEO Elon Musk wants Tesla owners to serve as a sales force,...


California Guard Uses Drone to Search for Missing Teacher

July 30, 2015 9:27 am | by Julia Horowitz, Associated Press | News | Comments

The California National Guard is using a drone to search El Dorado National Forest for a missing San Francisco teacher, marking the first time the Guard has used an unmanned aircraft for a ...


Photos of the Day: Plane Debris Found in Ocean Could Belong to Missing MH370 Flight

July 30, 2015 9:26 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

This image taken from video, shows a piece of debris from a plane, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Saint-Andre, Reunion. Air safety investigators, one of them a Boeing investigator ...


Toyota Robot Can Pick Up After People, Help the Sick

July 30, 2015 9:25 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Toyota's new robot that glides around like R2-D2 is devoted to a single task: picking things up. HSR, short for "human support robot," comes with a single ...


IBM's Watson Computing Technology Learns Japanese

July 30, 2015 9:21 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

The IBM Watson super-brainy computing technology, which has helped organize massive data as well as beaten champions on the Jeopardy TV show, is now learning Japanese ...


Mini Recalls About 35K Cars to Bolster Side Crash Resistance

July 30, 2015 9:18 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Mini is recalling about 35,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because they don't meet side-impact crash-test requirements. The recall includes certain Cooper and ...


Tesla Offers 1st Incentive in Owner Referral Program

July 30, 2015 9:14 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Electric car maker Telsa Motors Inc. is offering its first incentive, $1,000 to new-car buyers who are referred by current Tesla owners. Owners who make a referral also ...


Ford F-150 Gets Mixed Crash Test Results

July 30, 2015 9:09 am | by Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer | News | Comments

Ford's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks cost more to repair than steel-bodied ones ...


Fiat Chrysler Raises Outlook as Q2 Profits Jump 70 Percent

July 30, 2015 9:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles raised its revenue forecast after strong sales in North American and recovery in the European market boosted second-quarter profits by 70 percent ...


Suffolk County, N.Y., Places Restrictions on Drone Use

July 29, 2015 5:25 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Amazon is really getting serious about drones. The electronic commerce company suggested that an airspace be reserved for commercial drone flight during a NASA conference on Tuesday. The proposal, which pertained...


Tesla Ownership Reaching New Demographic: Millennials

July 29, 2015 4:10 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | Round Ups | Comments

Tesla vehicles are making their way into a wider variety of garages thanks to an increased market for the used Model S. According to ...


19th R&D-Product Development Metrics Summit

July 29, 2015 4:00 pm | by Goldense Group, Inc. | Events

This Summit covers everything an executive needs to know relating to measuring R...


Honda Opens New Silicon Valley Facility, Announces R&D Initiative

July 29, 2015 2:44 pm | by Jake Meister, Real Time Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Honda opened its new Silicon Valley research and development facility Thursday, thus revamping its operations in the area which started in 2000. The company uses the California-based operation for research and prototyping...


Wing Being Examined May Be from Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane

July 29, 2015 2:28 pm | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | News | Comments

Several news outlets are reporting that a wing recently found on a French island today, could be from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which went missing on March 8, 2014 ...



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