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Google Hit With Second Discrimination Lawsuit

Google Hit With Second Discrimination Lawsuit

Google has another lawsuit related to diversity on its hands. James Damore was sacked from the company after objecting to diversity training, with a memo arguing that the company's efforts in that regard were misguided, partly due to fundamental biological differences between men and women.


Ferrari 488 Pista, the fastest prancing horse auto

Ferrari 488 Pista, the fastest prancing horse auto

The Pista sports the same 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 as the 488 GTB , but it's been tuned to put out a McLaren 720S-rivalling 537kW. The specs help the stallion hit 100km/h in a claimed 2.85 seconds before reaching a top speed in excess of 340km/h.


Apple To Debut New AirPods This Year And In 2019

Apple To Debut New AirPods This Year And In 2019

Since their launch the wireless headphone market has become a lot busier, so it will be interesting to see if Apple can keep hold of its market dominance with its new iterations. The second new AirPods model will be created to "survive splashes of water and rain" but has not be designed for full submersion in water. The first AirPods include a chip known as the W1, and Apple released the W2 with the Apple Watch past year.


Ford fires NA president Raj Nair over 'inappropriate behavior'

Ford fires NA president Raj Nair over 'inappropriate behavior'

He has held various director roles at Ford since 2000. His replacement has not yet been named. Nair's tenure as product boss wasn't without controversy. His appointment came after Hackett shook up the company's senior management in an effort to speed up the decision-making process at the global car-making giant, and remove some of the bureaucracy that was impeding it.


Renault Zoe gets new motor

Renault Zoe gets new motor

A new dark metallic purple body colour joins the range, dubbed Aconite. Renault hopes that this, along with the promise of more responsive motorway performance thanks to a more powerful 80kW electric motor, will help the ZOE to maintain its position as the best-selling electric vehicle in Europe.