Ford to boost investment in electric cars by 2022

January 15, 2018 9:16 am0 comments
Ford to boost investment in electric cars by 2022

Ford says it will boost its investment in electric vehicles to $ 11bn (£8bn) in the next five years, more than doubling a previous commitment. Chairman Bill Ford said the car maker would have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its range by 2022. It comes as countries around […]

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CES 2018: Food store AI sees what you put in basket

January 13, 2018 9:57 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A prototype system spots what shoppers pick up so that they can avoid queuing to pay at the till. BBC News – Technology

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CES 2018: CarWink emojis seek to replace driver hand gestures

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] A small display that shows images offers motorists a new way to communicate to each other. BBC News – Technology

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CES 2018: Merge Blaster mixes real world with game

January 12, 2018 10:22 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A hi-tech toy gun lets gamers play virtual reality-style games without having to wear a headset. BBC News – Technology

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Apple health data used in murder trial

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Apple health data used in murder trial

Health data has provided crucial evidence at a trial in Germany, in which a refugee is accused of rape and murder. Apple’s Health App accurately records steps and has been pre-installed on the iPhone 6S and newer models. Data suggesting the suspect was climbing stairs could correlate to him dragging […]

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CES 2018: Were robots more than a gimmick at the tech show?

January 11, 2018 10:53 pm0 comments
CES 2018: Were robots more than a gimmick at the tech show?

Media playback is unsupported on your device If you’ve ever wanted a robot to do the vacuuming, then the CES tech show has something for you. The Aeolus robot is designed to perform a range of household tasks – including mopping floors, rearranging furniture and putting away dishes. However, like […]

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