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Mitsubishi e-evolves with sporty, all-electric SUV concept

Earlier this year at the Geneva Motor Show, Mitsubishi broke some hearts when it turned its once-revered Eclipse into a small SUV. Now it’s committing sacrilege once again, turning a different hallowed “E” – the “Evolution” of Lancer Evolution fame

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Pre-order page leaks OnePlus 5T specs, price and release date

Despite the OnePlus 5 only having been available for a few months, there have been rumors that its successor, the OnePlus 5T, is not far away. The sudden ‘out of stock’ status of the OnePlus 5 served only to fuel

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Announcing the startups featured in Startup Alley pavilions at Disrupt Berlin

 We invited innovative early-stage startups to apply for a free exhibit table in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin (4-5 December) and — wow — the response blew us away. The selection process gets harder every time, and that’s just the way

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Chinese social media giant Weibo is raising $700M to fund acquisitions

 Weibo, the Twitter-like Chinese social network that is profitable unlike Twitter, is raising $700 million as it looks for acquisitions to continue the rocket ship growth its business has seen in 2017. The Beijing-based company, which is listed on the

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Lexus offers a taste of autonomous tech in LS+ Concept for Tokyo

Like pretty much all major car manufacturers these days, Lexus very much sees autonomous vehicle technologies as part of its future. A new concept vehicle unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show offers a glimpse at what it might have in

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Lexus offers a taste of autonomous tech in LS+ Concept for Tokyo

Like pretty much all major car manufacturers these days, Lexus very much sees autonomous vehicle technologies as part of its future. A new concept vehicle unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show offers a glimpse at what it might have in

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Nissan puts 429 hp, 373 miles of range and autonomy into IMx electric SUV concept

Just last month, Nissan revealed the near future of its electric program when it detailed the second-generation Leaf. Now it dives deeper into the electrified future, dazzling Tokyo Motor Show attendees with the IMx, an all-electric crossover concept that promises

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Nissan puts 429 hp, 373 miles of range and autonomy into IMx electric SUV concept

Just last month, Nissan revealed the near future of its electric program when it detailed the second-generation Leaf. Now it dives deeper into the electrified future, dazzling Tokyo Motor Show attendees with the IMx, an all-electric crossover concept that promises

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Parrot releases drones for firefighters and farmers

 Parrot is continuing its push into the commercial drone space with two new drones. The Bebop-Pro Thermo and Bluegrass are aimed at specific targets namely firefighters and farmers. Both join Parrot’s Professional range of drones that include the Disco-Pro AG

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New pneumonia vaccine protects against over 70 strains of the disease

A new vaccine targeting dozens of new strains of pneumonia could potentially save “hundreds of thousands of lives” according to researchers. Early studies show the new vaccine effectively protects against a variety of bacteria that causes pneumococcal disease including pneumonia,

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New pneumonia vaccine protects against over 70 strains of the disease

A new vaccine targeting dozens of new strains of pneumonia could potentially save “hundreds of thousands of lives” according to researchers. Early studies show the new vaccine effectively protects against a variety of bacteria that causes pneumococcal disease including pneumonia,

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Looking at your phone while crossing the street could now cost you up to $99 in Honolulu

 Hate it when you see people staring at their phones while crossing the street? You’ll like this, then: it’s about to be banned by a city for the first time. Honolulu has been working on a bill for a few

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UK banks don’t want to deal with crypto companies

British banks are reportedly staying away from companies that handle cryptocurrencies According to the FT, the ambition of British banks to be see as a global hub for the fast-growing fintech sector are being questioned as companies that wanted to do

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Satechi Bluetooth Aluminum Wireless Remote is designed for both work and play

If you work in an office, you’ve undoubtedly seen a PowerPoint presentation. Yeah, they can sometimes be painful to watch, but that is often the fault of the person presenting. True, you typically need to be interested in the content

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Can squishy sensors make it easier to use your smartwatch?

Smartwatches may be handy, but their small touchscreens can make them awkward to use with our big ol’ fingers. It was with this in mind that computer scientists at Germany’s Saarland University created a system known as DeformWear. It lets

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Can squishy sensors make it easier to use your smartwatch?

Smartwatches may be handy, but their small touchscreens can make them awkward to use with our big ol’ fingers. It was with this in mind that computer scientists at Germany’s Saarland University created a system known as DeformWear. It lets

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Twitter announces new ‘transparency center’ for ads

 Twitter is responding to political scrutiny over the role it may have played in spreading Russian misinformation, and to a bipartisan Congressional bill proposing new regulations for online ads, with some new initiatives of its own. So it’s launching an

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Target adds AR shopping to its mobile website

 Target is rolling out a new way to shop using augmented reality technology, initially on its mobile website. The feature, called “See It In Your Space” will allow online shoppers to use their smartphone camera with Target’s website in order

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Toyota introduces LPG hybrid taxi for Japan

Toyota has unveiled the production version of the JPN Taxi concept for the Tokyo Motor Show, using a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and electric drivetrain to achieve 19.4 km/l (45.6 mpg, 5.51 l/100km). Safety equipment is also a big part

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Toyota introduces LPG hybrid taxi for Japan

Toyota has unveiled the production version of the JPN Taxi concept for the Tokyo Motor Show, using a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and electric drivetrain to achieve 19.4 km/l (45.6 mpg, 5.51 l/100km). Safety equipment is also a big part

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