Toyota Prius 2015 will be Lighter and Fuel-efficient Toyota is going to debut its next-generation Prius car in 2015. And it is expected that Toyota Prius 2015 will be based on an all-new TNGA architecture that will make it lighter and fuel-efficient.
Jan 24 2014, 12:08am CST
Startup Silentium is on to a Billion Dollar Opportunity From the thrum of heating and ventilation units to the thump of home theaters, the noise of fellow humans at work and play is increasingly hard to escape. Even in remote areas, such as the wilderness around California’s...
Jan 22 2014, 4:11am CST
Startup Kateeva Aimes at Killing LCD TV Displays There are few problems harder in technology than bringing a new type of display to market. Since the invention of television and the CRT in the early 1900s, it’s been successfully pulled off twice. First, with the...
Jan 20 2014, 9:17am CST
SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference In a press release issued January 14, semiconductor industry association SEMI provided synopses of key presentations at its Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS) being held in Half Moon Bay, California. In SEMI’s words...
Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST
The Future Of 3D Printing And Manufacturing 3D printers are extensively used in manufacturing. However, so far, their use has been limited and restricted to specific processes. What will a future 3D printing manufacturing ecosystem look like?
In an interesting...
Jan 15 2014, 3:21pm CST
Jellyfish Aircraft Hovers Two scientists have invented a jellyfish aircraft prototype. It is the first one of its kind and proves that there may be more methods of taking to the skies than the standard one employed worldwide.
Jan 15 2014, 5:57am CST
Tesla Stock Rises After Increased Demand Tesla Motors stock rose by 16% after an increase in demand for its vehicles. Especially, the Model S sedan is up for grabs and has been a major contributor to the coffers of Tesla Motors.
Jan 15 2014, 2:11am CST
Fairfax ups investment in troubled BlackBerry Fairfax Financial ups investment in troubled BlackBerry
TORONTO (AP) — Fairfax Financial Holdings said Wednesday it is buying another $250 million of convertible debt in BlackBerry in what Fairfax says is...
Jan 8 2014, 5:41pm CST
Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip Electric race car debuts on Las Vegas Strip, will be driven in Formula E Championship
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new kind of race car made its debut Monday with cartoonishly loud revving, the smell of burning...
Jan 6 2014, 10:51pm CST
3D Printing This Year And Next: A Talk With Brock Hinzmann “I’d much rather that people talk about the uses of 3D printing in robotics (such as drones) rather than about issues such as privacy,” says Brock Hinzmann. He is referring to current debate around consumer applications...
Dec 31 2013, 5:11pm CST
7 Reasons That Russia Is Not The Soviet Union National Review published a rather overheated piece the other day that contained an entertaining line: “Russia has become the Soviet Union with a better suit”. The idea that Russia is fundamentally the same as the...
Dec 31 2013, 8:46am CST
Home electricity use in US falling to 2001 levels Despite more gadgets, electricity usage in US homes is falling to levels last seen in 2001
NEW YORK (AP) — The average amount of electricity consumed in U.S. homes has fallen to levels last seen more than...
Dec 30 2013, 12:42pm CST
Revisiting My 2013 Predictions: The Crystal Ball Wasn't Awful Last December, when I was relatively new to Forbes, I closed the year with a look into what I admitted would be a hazy-at-best crystal ball for 2013. Before looking ahead to next year, it seems only fair to look back at...
Dec 29 2013, 7:26am CST
Tablets a hit with kids, but experts worry Tablets increasingly popular with small children, but some worry about the long-term effects
NEW YORK (AP) — Tablet computers are so easy to use that even a 3-year-old can master them.
Dec 24 2013, 9:26am CST
Duck Dynasty's Cracker Barrel PR? Talk Taxes Set in real Louisiana bayou country, A&E’s popular reality series Duck Dynasty follows a brood of real-life brothers who manufacture duck calls and love to go bird hunting. But Phil Robertson of the cast gave an...
Dec 22 2013, 11:31am CST
Britain Has Installed Too Much Solar Power Too Early That Britain currently has half a million households with solar panels is hailed as some great victory: I insist that it’s a disaster. That in the next couple of years a further half million will be installed is said to...
Dec 21 2013, 6:16am CST
BlackBerry posts 3Q loss of $4.4B BlackBerry announces $4.4 billion loss, partnership with Foxconn
TORONTO (AP) — BlackBerry reported a massive $4.4 billion loss in the third quarter and 56 percent drop in revenue in its first results...
Dec 20 2013, 8:35am CST
Plastic Gun Ban Extended The US government has extended a ban on 3D plastic guns since they might end up in the wrong hands. The introduction of 3D printers has made the manufacture of plastic guns a reality and hence the law has to step in to restore some order.
Dec 4 2013, 3:11am CST
Fisker Bankruptcy is Imminent The bankruptcy of Fisker Automotive is imminent. However, this financial collapse of the car maker could have future consequences for taxpayers that are not good at all.
Nov 27 2013, 5:41am CST
Microsoft is Busy Trying to Meet Xbox One Demand Microsoft has been busy trying to meet the rising demand for the Xbox One console. It may just fulfill the need that exists on such an urgent basis for the gaming unit.
Nov 23 2013, 3:20am CST
Microsoft’s 3D Printing App '3D Builder' Arrives on Windows 8.1 While not a part of the mainstream yet, 3D printing has a small audience that is getting bigger with the passage of time. That is why Microsoft has just released its 3D Builder which is to arrive on Windows 8.1. The creation of solid objects whether toys, decorative objects or tools for practical purposes will be a reality in every home one day.
Nov 16 2013, 7:29am CST
Curved iPhone is Coming Apple Incorporated is said to be in the process of developing curved iPhone screens and novel sensors.
Nov 12 2013, 3:35am CST
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