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by | September 13, 2017 | 00:26

Keen to make us forget that the new RS 4 no longer packs a V8, Audi Sport says it's 17-percent more efficient than the old model, averaging 8.8 l/100 km (26.7 mpg US) with corresponding Carbon dioxide emissions of 199 g/km. Set for United Kingdom delivery during the second quarter of 2018, the new model builds on the developments brought to the RS5 Coupe earlier this year with the adoption of a turbocharged 2.9-litre V6 petrol engine developed in a joint venture between Audi and Porsche .

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:17

DCMS followed up with a report that police were sweeping the campus, with more info to come. "We are assessing the situation now, and will have more information as soon as it becomes available", the statement reads. The office of New Hampshire's attorney general confirmed they are also responding to the scene. Police earlier reported they were seeking a man with "salt-and-pepper blond hair" who was wearing a red camouflage shirt.

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:11

The campaign, which is open to all Porsche Cayenne owners and will run until September 29, is meant to promote Porsche's After Sales expertise and to enhance relations with QAF Eurokars Sdn Bhd's (the company being the distributor of Porsche vehicles in the country) valuable customers; to provide customers with expert information to help them make better and more informed decisions with regard to their vehicle maintenance; as well as to offer customers tools that make the maintenance ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:09

The new limited-edition R8 V10 RWS is apparently aimed at "purists", according to Audi Sport GmbH boss Stephan Winkelman. It's not known if a rear-wheel drive R8 will offer the same amount of power as its all-paw brother or, like the Lambo, come with the wick turned down.

by | September 12, 2017 | 01:12

Users of the current Fire TV Stick are able to interact with Alexa through the included voice remote - they hold down the button, speak and Alexa offers Echo-like responses. This makes it more powerful than the 2nd generation Fire TV Stick, but still not as powerful as the 2nd generation Fire TV. The previous Fire TV box is unavailable through Amazon, which could indicate that it has discontinued the device.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:39

Combined sales of Jaguars and Land Rovers in China was up 29.9% year-on-year in China to 12,096, making it JLR's biggest single market. The vehicle will also feature the Sayer AI-powered steering wheel. The company has chose to create a bespoke surfboard made entirely out of recycled plastic - and some of the components used during vehicle design have been given a new life.

by | September 11, 2017 | 02:44

L.A. Noire releases for all three consoles on November 14. LA Noire for PS4 and Xbox One comes with the full version of the original game and all DLC , along with expected updates such as better graphics. As for the HTC Vive game The VR Case Files, they will include seven self-contained cases from the original game "rebuilt specifically for virtual reality".

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:46

A third executive at a FTSE 100 company said they had "no appetite to sign", while a fourth source at a different company said they were still undecided. "And as the United Kingdom makes progress towards establishing stronger trading links with markets like the US, India, Japan and Mexico, British businesses which know these markets well should stand ready to use their expertise and networks to cement future relationships".

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:48

We'll see whether or not he can do it. "The potential consequences of military action are too horrific", Guterres said . "Certainly, that is not the first choice". Diplomatic sources said Russian Federation and China opposed the measures as a whole, except for the ban on textiles, during a meeting Friday of experts from the 15 Security Council members.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:38

Even while approving the new installations-which are likely to irritate neighbors China and Russia-South Korean officials insisted the deployment was "provisional", as the environmental survey Moon demanded had not yet been completed before North Korea's alleged hydrogen bomb test this week.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:24

They could also dim the screen display and mute the voice feedback to hide that they were controlling the device. This Dolphin Attack method is likely to work on all the digital voice assistants such as Google Assistant, Samsung S Voice, Amazon Alexa , Apple, Siri , Samsung Bixby and more on devices such as MacBooks, iPads, Amazon Echo , Audi Q3 and more.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:25

Meanwhile, T-Mobile is on top in the U.S., with a speed score of 23.17 and Ookla says they owe it to their "tightly-spaced cell site grid and a smaller subscriber base" as well as their expansion into new markets and even reforming other spectrum to LTE.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:17

With the shift to Samsung's glass sandwich design, their smartphones haven't been the easiest to fix, and the Galaxy Note 8 isn't much different in this regard either. Coming to the specifications of Samsung Galaxy C8 smartphone , the phone comes with a display of 5.5 inches. You will see the dual cameras and the small metal ring around it.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:10

WhatsApp had started testing the PIP feature on Android smartphones in July. The picture-in-picture video calls - which was available to beta uses till now - has been rolled out for both Android and iOS users . Facebook owned WhatsApp has imparted two new features on their messaging application i:e PiP support and ability to have text as a status message. But now users can type their favourite quotes with their font choice on a bright background.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:07

On the morning of 6 September, an active region on the sun belched out two huge streams of radiation . The scientists said the data collected will help predict when and where X-class flares might occur in the future and this information can be channelled into the multi-billion pound space weather industry to better protect satellites from the dangers of the sun .

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:06

And on that sobering note, we'll see the new TVR at the Goodwood Revival this weekend along with a number of equally fascinating sights. Drivers with string-backed leather gloves strained to get a better view of the Griffith. The company has had what can only be described as an interesting ownership history, but its British owners acquired it from Russian entrepreneur Nikolay Smolensky in 2013.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:04

The listing says that players will work to rebuild the relationship between Osiris and one of his students, Ikora Rey, while at the same time preventing a "dark future" from taking hold. Mercury's mapped area, part of Destiny 2's new feature set, is named the Infinite Forest. While dedicated Destiny 2 players may have known about the DLC from the image included in the expansion's cover-the symbol for Osiris himself-it's encouraging to know what is coming down the pipeline, and how the ...

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:04

Now these smartphones run Touchwiz software based on Android Nougat aka Android 7.0. How To Update Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to Android Nougat - To update Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime to Android Nougat you need to download the update. Quite surprisingly, the device may not come packed with Bixby, but that will be confirmed when the tablet officially starts selling in Europe when it releases in the coming days.

by | September 10, 2017 | 01:38

The "animoji" facial expression capture appears to be exclusive to the high-end OLED iPhone expected at the September 12 release event. "Both Apple and Accenture are leaders in building incredible user experiences and together we can continue to truly modernise how businesses work through awesome solutions that take advantage of the incredible capabilities of Apple's technologies".

by | September 08, 2017 | 01:19

To enable the Night Mode on Desktop user would need to click on the profile photo and select Night Mode , the last option with a moon icon. While Twitter has flicked the switch on the feature, the rollout procedure means that not everyone will see it straight away.

by | September 08, 2017 | 01:21

Google is now considering options of either becoming a strategic partner or buying out HTC's smartphone business, said the report, which added that the possible deal will not involve HTC's Vive VR business or the entire company. In 2011, Google bought Motorola for $12.5 billion in a effort to ramp up its hardware ambitions. Even as another longtime OEM partner, LG, is said to have taken on a second-generation Pixel phone this year, HTC still retains the manufacture of another Pixel phone .

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:51

More than 2 million 2017 graduates took the ACT test, and the national composite score was 21, out of 36 possible points. Students performed slightly better on the ACT this year than they did last year, and Hispanic students notched a special victory: Their level of college-readiness rose even as more of them took the exam.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:45

Besides, categorized under strongest sun-storm after 2015 (X2.2), X-class solar flare hit the earth yesterday at 5:10 a.m. EDT (0910 GMT). Three hours later, a more powerful X9 was sent hurling into space. The solar flare activity was many times the size of the Earth. These radiation flares, which can disrupt communications satellites, Global Positioning System and power grids by reaching the upper earth atmosphere, were detected and captured by the US Space Agency's Solar Dynamics ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:34

It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat powered EMUI 5.1, which is Honor's customised user interface. Also, it comes with Hybrid Dual SIM (nano SIM + nano SIM/microSD) support. For selfies, it has a 5MP front facing shooter. If you were surprised by the Honor V9 Play's pricing, the Honor 6 is going to blow you away. The measurements of this phone are about 143.8x72x8.85mm, and its total weight is about 150 grams.

by | September 07, 2017 | 02:21

Because of this, as well as economies of scale in investment, clouds around the world will begin to converge - becoming more and more centralised. "We expect to build cloud alliances around the world". "We hope that in the future customers will be able to ask for Huawei cloud and be able to connect to the entire world". Aside from Microsoft, the company also has a series of partnerships with other companies which it has likened to airline alliances where they agree to cooperate on a ...