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2019 Lexus LX 570 review: Age without wisdom - Roadshow  CNET · 2 hours
The LX is big, plush and pretty darn capable. But against a growing crop of newer, full-size luxury SUVs, it's really showing its age. more
2019 Lexus LX 570: Can this big SUV still cut it? - Roadshow  CNET · 2 hours
The LX 570 is ancient now but still wildly capable off-road. Can it keep up with its more modern competition? more
Top 5 tech gifts for drivers - Roadshow  CNET · 3 hours
Cooley picks out his favorite affordable, high-tech toys for the car. more
BASF is working to make darker cars more visible to lidar - Roadshow  CNET · 14 hours
The chemistry giant is changing the way paint is formulated to only eliminate materials that absorb lidar and make the paints highly... more
Enter to win* a Lego Bugatti Chiron replica! - Roadshow  CNET · 14 hours
We're giving away a Lego Technic: Bugatti Chiron toy replica for one lucky follower. This sweepstakes ends Dec. 16, 2018. more
2019 Hyundai Kona Electric priced at $36,450 before incentives - Roadshow  CNET · 20 hours
If you include the $7,500 federal tax incentive, the price dips just below the $30,000 mark. more
China's US-built car tariffs will scale back starting Jan. 1 - Roadshow  CNET · 22 hours
The tariffs will be suspended for three months while the two parties seek a new trade agreement. more
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Completes First Manned Spaceflight  ASTRO WATCH · 23 hours
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, named VSS Unity, successfully flew to suborbital space for the first time on Dec. 13 with four NASA-supported technology... more
Starbucks adding delivery services to more than 2,000 stores via Uber Eats  TechCrunch · 23 hours
Starbucks is expanding its partnership with Uber Eats to more than 2,000 stores in the United States next year, about a quarter of all... more
Mid engine Corvette delayed over electrical gremlins, report says - Roadshow  CNET · 23 hours
Instead of appearing in Detroit, it may not surface until the New York Auto Show in April. more
Hitting 209 mph in VW’s speed-record Jetta - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
I finally crest the 200-mph mark on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Volkswagen’s modified Jetta land-speed record race car. more
2019 Kia Forte is ready for prime time - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
Kia's compact sedan is all new for 2019 and should give cars like the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla a run for their money. more
Five things you need to know about the 2019 Subaru WRX video - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
Turbocharged power, all-wheel-drive grip and upgrades like Recaro seats continue to make the WRX a joy for enthusiasts. more
2019 Toyota Prius is ready for the snow - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
With the addition of a new all-wheel-drive setup, the Prius is more versatile than ever. more
2019 Subaru WRX review: All-wheel-drive fun, all the time - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
While it's not as polished as its competition, the WRX remains one of our favorites, because it's just so much fun. more
'Billion-Dollar View': See Incredible Footage from Virgin Galactic's 1st Spaceflight (Video)  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Watch the vehicles separate, the engine blaze and the horizon spin in dramatic in-flight video taken from today's (Dec. 13) flight of Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity. more
Engineering Explains dives deep on the Mazda rotary engine - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Jason Fenske uses an incredible 3D-printed model to show just how Mazda's magic spinning Doritos make power. more
Where DOES Space Begin? Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Flies Right into the Debate  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
"SpaceShipTwo, welcome to space," reads a triumphant tweet from Virgin Galactic posted during today's successful test flight after the company's vehicle reached 51.4 miles... more
Starbucks expands delivery to 2,000 stores via UberEats  THE VERGE · 2 days
There’s good news for people who can’t be bothered to leave their apartments for their morning coffee, and terrible news... more
New undersea maps lead to hydrothermal vent and species discoveries  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
A spectacular new hydrothermal vent field, named JaichMatt, has been discovered during an expedition aboard Schmidt Ocean Institute's R/V Falkor. The vents were identified using Monterey Bay Aquarium... more
Researchers pioneer machine learning to speed chemical discoveries, reduce waste  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Machine learning algorithms can predict stock market fluctuations, control complex manufacturing processes, enable navigation for robots and driverless vehicles, and much more. more
Toyota, Lexus recall 133,000 trucks and SUVs in two separate recalls - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
These recalls are unrelated to the Takata recall the automaker announced earlier Thursday. more
Google Maps now shows nearby Lime bikes and scooters in 13 cities  TechCrunch · 2 days
Google has partnered with Lime to show nearby bikes and scooters in 13 cities worldwide. If there’s a Lime vehicle available nearby, Google Maps... more
Where DOES Space Begin? Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Flies Right into the Debate  SPACE.COM · 2 days
"SpaceShipTwo, welcome to space," reads a triumphant tweet from Virgin Galactic posted during today's successful test flight after the company's vehicle reached 51.4 miles... more
Lincoln Continental might soon rock suicide doors, new teaser hints - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
It's a solid nod to history while also being something relatively unusual in 2018. more
Amazon's one-day outdoor sale offers Energizer lights at new low prices  Windows Central · 2 days
Let us enlighten you about a few great offers. A flashlight is an essential piece of any well-thought-out travel pack. It's obvious to bring along on... more
AutoComplete: The Aston Martin Valkyrie's engine is certifiably insane video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Plus: You can buy the first new Supra for charity, and Honda is bringing self-driving ATVs to CES. more
For a longer battery life: Pushing lithium ion batteries to the next performance level  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Conventional lithium ion batteries have reached performance limits. Scientists have now developed a new nanostructured anode material for lithium ion... more
Luminar lidar can tell what you're thinking - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Volvo is using a new lidar and AI to guess your next move by scanning your arms and legs. more
Honda's CES 2019 booth will be loaded with robots once again - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Their goal is to contribute to a "cleaner, safer and more convenient world." more
Virgin Galactic achieves space on SpaceShipTwo test flight  SPACE NEWS · 2 days
Virgin Galactic achieved a long-awaited milestone Dec. 13 when its SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle performed its longest test flight to date,... more
Virgin Galactic’s spaceplane finally makes it to space for the first time  THE VERGE · 2 days
At long last, space tourism venture Virgin Galactic has sent a vehicle into space. Early Thursday morning, the company’s passenger spaceplane, the VSS Unity,... more
The first 2020 Toyota Supra will be auctioned for charity on Jan. 19 - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
The American Heart Association and Bob Woodruff Foundation will split the proceeds. more
Virgin Galactic crew takes off for space in flight milestone  REUTERS · 2 days
A Virgin Galactic space tourism vehicle took off from California's Mojave desert under clear skies on... more
Toyota, Lexus recall 65,000 cars to replace Takata airbag parts permanently - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Previously, these vehicles had faulty Takata parts replaced with working Takata parts. more
Getaround to expand Uber partnership to four more cities  TechCrunch · 2 days
Getaround, the peer-to-peer car-sharing service that first launched at TechCrunch Disrupt NY in 2011, is expanding a partnership with Uber that gives users access to rideshare-ready vehicles. The program, which launched as a pilot... more
Is this electric aircraft the new flying car? video - CNET  CNET · 2 days
This fully electric VTOL aircraft could be the newest take on the flying car that we’ve all been waiting for. more
2019 Kia Forte review: Competent commuter - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
The Kia Forte is a compelling compact sedan for the practical shopper, even if it isn't exciting to drive. more
The McLaren 720S Track Pack is my orange crush - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
A new race-focused Track Pack doesn't make the 720S any less enjoyable to drive on the street. more
Uber Limousine Service Ruled Illegal by Top German Court  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Uber said it had taken Uber Black out of service in 2014, adding that the services it now operates in four German cities complied with the law. more
Uber told self-drive cars unsafe days before accident  BBC · 2 days
A leaked email sent to Uber bosses by a staff member arrived days before a car hit and killed a pedestrian. more
2019 Toyota Prius AWD-e first drive review: Efficient stability - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
With the addition of all-wheel drive, an already solid hybrid is now even more so. more
Grab lands $150M for Yamaha Motor to double down on motorbike on-demand services  TechCrunch · 2 days
Grab, the Southeast Asia ride-hailing firm that bought out Uber’s local business, has added another investor to its rolling cast of backers... more
Volvo Trucks teases the all-electric semi truck it’s bringing to California in 2019  TechCrunch · 2 days
Volvo Trucks released teaser images Wednesday of the electric trucks it plans to bring to California next year as part of a... more
Virgin Galactic ready for milestone SpaceShipTwo flight  SPACE NEWS · 2 days
A test flight more than a decade in the making is scheduled to take place Dec. 13 as Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo suborbital... more
Malaysia's Proton launches 1st SUV with China's Geely  ABC NEWS · 3 days
Malaysian national car maker Proton has launched its first SUV in a bid to turn around its fortunes, more than a year after China's Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd. bought a key... more
2019 BMW 330i Sedan: A return to form - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
BMW's new 3 Series is far better to drive than its predecessor. more
2020 BMW M340i xDrive Prototype on track at Algarve - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
We test the hotter version of BMW's new 3 Series -- the M340i xDrive -- at the Algarve International Circuit. more
40 groups ask Catherine McKenna to retain 'stringent' pollution standards for automakers  CBC · 3 days
A group of 40 organizations, including a General Motors car dealership in Guelph, says Canada needs to keep tough vehicle pollution standards and move... more
Cadillac XT6 SUV coming to Detroit Auto Show - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
The XT6 will slot between the midsize XT5 and fullsize Escalade in Cadillac's SUV lineup. more
40 organizations ask Catherine McKenna to keep 'stringent' pollution standards for automakers  CBC · 3 days
A group of 40 organizations, including a General Motors car dealership in Guelph, says Canada needs to keep tough vehicle pollution standards and move... more
Volvo Trucks is bringing its all-electric semi truck to California in 2019 - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
The Volvo VNR will demonstrate its capabilities for a year in California before going on sale to the whole US... more
Audi finally gets a new permanent global CEO, Bram Schot - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Top management at Audi finds greater stability after the June arrest and October dismissal of former CEO Rupert Stadler. more
Changing consumer behavior is the key to unlocking billion dollar businesses  TechCrunch · 3 days
In the summer of 2012, I had just learned of a new service where a driver would pick you up in their own car, not a... more
Is AMD Ryzen 5 2600 a good CPU for Fortnite?  Windows Central · 3 days
Best answer: AMD's Ryzen 5 2600 is an excellent mid-range CPU, perfect for gaming and Fortnite. Amazon: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 CPU ($160) Amazon: ASUS GTX 1060 GPU... more
Cloudy headlights can cut light output by 80 percent, AAA warns - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
DIY and professional headlight restoration kits aren't all they're cracked up to be, either, says the motor club. more
Hyundai Motor Group promotes Albert Biermann to head of R&D - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Biermann is the first non-Korean to hold the position at the family-owned and operated group, which includes Hyundai and Kia. more
Uber launches a bus service in Egypt  TechCrunch · 3 days
Uber, which is gearing up to go public early next year, is really doubling down on this whole multi-modal transportation provider effort. Earlier this month, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi announced the launch of UberBus,... more
Virgin Galactic to Attempt Flight to Space This Week  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Virgin Galactic plans to perform the next test flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital spaceplane as soon as Dec. 13, a flight that could be the first by the vehicle to... more
2020 VW Passat sketched ahead of Detroit debut - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Volkswagen's updated midsize sedan gets a little more style, but largely stays the course. more
New research on deep reefs finds 195 species of coral  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Queensland Museum scientists have used remotely operated vehicles and specialised diving techniques to find 195 coral species in deeper reef areas in the Great Barrier Reef region. more
The McLaren 720S Track Pack is just as enjoyable on the street - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
A new Track Pack doesn't change the character of McLaren's already brilliant 720S. more
Audi names interim chief Bram Schot CEO  TechCrunch · 3 days
Audi has a new CEO. Bram Schot was just named the car company’s chief executive after serving in that role on an interim basis since June. He was appointed to the spot after  then-CEO Rupert... more
2019 Chevy Bolt EV review: No longer unique, still something special - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Chevy's compact EV is no longer the only affordable 200-mile EV on the block, but it still has much to offer electric... more
Five more things you need to know about the 2019 Chevrolet Bolt video - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Chevy's far-roaming EV hasn't changed much for 2019, but we've gotten to know it much better. Here are... more
Uber Sued by Defunct Startup Sidecar, Says It's 'Hell-Bent on Stifling Competition'  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Defunct startup Sidecar, which pioneered on-demand ride-hailing, is suing Uber, alleging it engaged in predatory pricing and anticompetitive practices. more
VW sold at least 6,700 preproduction cars to consumers, and that's not good - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
The beleaguered German giant allowed thousands of its test vehicles to get into public hands, and the German... more
2019 Porsche Macan S: As lovely as ever - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
Porsche's updated Macan gets a slightly new look and some bright new colors. more
2019 BMW 3 Series first drive review: Comeback kid - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
BMW’s new 3 Series isn’t perfect, but this compact sport sedan is a dynamic return to form. more
Elon Musk’s plans for 2019 might include a Tesla pickup truck prototype  TechCrunch · 4 days
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has floated the idea for an all-electric pickup truck numerous times in the past two years. Now, he’s back at... more
Hertz plans slightly speedier rentals using facial recognition and fingerprints  THE VERGE · 4 days
Hertz announced Tuesday that it is going to lean on facial recognition and fingerprint verification technology... more
Virgin Galactic to attempt flight to space this week  SPACE NEWS · 4 days
Virgin Galactic plans to perform the next test flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital spaceplane as soon as Dec.... more
How to set up eSIM on the Apple iPhone XR and XS  THE VERGE · 4 days
Sometimes a single phone number isn’t enough — if you need to go abroad, for example, or need separate business and personal numbers, two... more
Report: Morgan Stanley lands coveted Uber IPO role  TechCrunch · 4 days
The investment bank is said to be leading Uber's IPO, expected in the first quarter of 2019. JPMorgan, meanwhile, has reportedly been hired to lead Lyft's offering. more
Here’s how Lyft envisions self-driving cars communicating with pedestrians  TechCrunch · 4 days
The question of how self-driving cars will interact and communicate with humans is one that has come up before, but the answer is still up in the air. Google has... more
China's US-built vehicle tariff will reportedly drop from 40 percent to 15 percent - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
This could be a sign of de-escalation in the trade war between the world's two largest economies. more
Your next car may be a skateboard - Roadshow  CNET · 4 days
Planning on buying an electric car? A skateboard chassis might be in your future. more
Lyft is making it easier for people in food deserts to access groceries  TechCrunch · 4 days
Access to healthy food is particularly difficult in food deserts — areas where more than 40 percent of households don’t have access... more
Facebook relaunches search ads to offset slowing revenue  TechCrunch · 4 days
It’s an ad duoply battle. Facebook is starting to test search ads in its search bar and Marketplace, directly competing with Google’s AdWords. Facebook first tried Sponsored Results back in 2012 but... more
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Engineering Explains dives deep on the Mazda rotary engine - Roadshow
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2019 BMW 3 Series first drive review: Comeback kid - Roadshow
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Skydio R1 drone with Apple Watch control can now fly over water, more car-tracking modes added
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There's a new V8-powered racing Prius in the world, and this one handles - Roadshow
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Looking past the hype about 'trackless trams'
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Fortnite season 7 arrives with Santa, planes, and lots of snow
THE VERGE
Waymo One is Alphabet’s public self-driving car service, culminates nearly decade-long project
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Watch SpaceX launch thousands of pounds of cargo and experiments to the International Space Station
THE VERGE
Three astronauts will launch to space on today — two months after botched flight
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2018 LA Auto Show wrap-up: Audi, Jeep, Kia, Porsche and Rivian brought the heat - Roadshow
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Faraday Future's fight against investor Evergrande not going well, report says - Roadshow
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Apple Shares New Shot on iPhone Ad Featuring Lavishly Decorated Japanese Trucks
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Nissan is replacing cabin air filters for free in California - Roadshow
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Android Auto 3.8 improves media browsing, supports MMS, RCS, & message previews
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The 2020 Kia Soul debuts in LA and it's still quirky, cooler than ever - Roadshow
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How Suzuki Connect’s Advanced Telematics Take Your Driving Experience to the Next Level
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Carfection: For the love of cars Podcast, Ep. 11 - BMW M3 - Roadshow
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Watch NASA engineers track the harrowing landing of a spacecraft on Mars today
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Virgin Orbit’s rocket flies strapped to the wing of an airplane for the first time
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Lamborghini boss Domenicali teases the idea of a new Espada - Roadshow
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