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Tesla says robotaxis coming to U.S. roads next year, slams rivals’ use of Lidar

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Chief Executive Elon Musk said Tesla Inc robotaxis with no human drivers would be available in some U.S. markets next year, continuing a habit of bold pronouncements that have excited many investors while often missing deadlines. FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. Read More

Say what? Ukraine’s Poroshenko vows to win NEXT presidential election a day after crushing defeat

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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, who has suffered a major defeat at hands of comedian-turned-politician Volodymyr Zelensky, remains optimistic and has announced plans to win next parliamentary and presidential elections. Poroshenko held a meeting with his supporters right at the doorstep of his administration in Kiev on Monday, thanking them and stating that their “big victories” Read More

Landslide victory: Early Ukraine election results show Zelensky’s near 50-point lead over Poroshenko

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Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has secured an impressive victory against incumbent president Petro Poroshenko in Sunday’s run-off, the first official results confirm. The 41-year-old showman secured over 73 percent of the vote, the Central Election Commission’s latest data shows, with just over 54 percent of the ballots counted. Poroshenko only managed to rake up a bit over Read More

BLIND Japanese sailor completes pioneering non-stop Pacific crossing

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Steering a vessel in the open sea may sound like an impossible task for a blind person, but 52-year-old Mitsuhiro Iwamoto has proven otherwise by completing an impressive non-stop journey across the Pacific. The Japanese-born sailor who now resides in San Diego reached the port of Fukushima in his 40-foot (12-meter) cutter on Saturday morning Read More

Samsung’s folding phone breaks for reviewers

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Earlier this week, Samsung sent out its remarkable new folding smartphone to a number of media outlets, including the BBC. Perhaps now it wishes it hadn’t. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman: The Verge’s Dieter Bohn: CNBC’s Steve Kovach: Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. We’re still waiting on a statement from Samsung about this. But it’s a Read More

‘Future nightmares’: Twitter users can’t handle VIDEO of truck-pulling robot dogs

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A pack of dog-like robots pulling a truck along a road has social media blowing up as people freak out over the impressive, yet unnerving, display of mechanical strength. Boston Dynamics released a video of its SpotMini robots showing off their latest trick, joining forces to pull a truck along a road in freakish unison. Read More

‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’ & art historian’s laser scans may prove critical to Notre Dame restoration

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As France and the wider world mourns the blaze that gutted the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral, speculation is growing online that help in rebuilding the national treasure may come from the unlikeliest of places: a video game. French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to rebuild the devastated building, even as some 400 firefighters were still battling Read More

Malin React has appointed Graham Penman as business unit manager

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4/15/2019 Photo: Malin React Business Unit Manager Graham Penman. ABERDEEN — Malin React, a newly launched arm of the Malin Group, has appointed industry stalwart, Graham Penman as a business unit manager to head up its operation. With over 25 years of experience in engineering, subsea installation, construction and project management, Graham has previously held Read More

Enphase Energy Service Program for Early Adopters Reaches Milestone and Expands

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FREMONT, Calif., April 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENPH), a global energy technology company and the world’s leading supplier of solar microinverters, today announced that over 2,500 homeowners have joined the Enphase Upgrade Program, a service program that gives homeowners several options for upgrading to the latest, more efficient and reliable microinverters Read More