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Domino's and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars

Domino's and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars

President Russell Weiner says that includes whether they'll come outside if it's raining or snowing. Customers will be able to track exactly where their pizza is as the journey happens before being informed via text message that their food is outside and ready to collect.


New Polestars released by Volvo

New Polestars released by Volvo

Both cars have been given an aerodynamic exterior kit made from carbon fibre. On the outside the two get aerodynamic improvements that Polestar claims increase downforce by 30 percent for improved handling at high speed - furthermore Polestar says the parts were developed and tested at the Nürburgring Nordschleife where Volvo set the record for the fastest four-door road-legal auto around the infamous Green Hell (they posted a time of 7:51.110 around the 20km+ circuit earlier this year).


Facebook Updates Policy To Combat Fake News

Facebook Updates Policy To Combat Fake News

Effective immediately, the company will stop business pages, which the social network refers to as Pages, from advertising on Facebook for an unspecified period of time if they repeatedly shared stories ultimately deemed as " fake news ". Facebook is already working in collaboration with fact-checkers like Snopes and the AP to detect news stories which are outright hoaxes and lies. Facebook came under scrutiny after the 2016 US presidential election, in which President Donald Trump walked ...


NYPD Ditching Outdated Windows Phones for iPhones

NYPD Ditching Outdated Windows Phones for iPhones

With Apple's iPhone replacing the Windows Phone devices, the NYPD can rest assured that their software won't go out-of-date any time soon. By April, the smartphone program's 911 app-equipped program was partially responsible for a 12-percent dip in response times (that's good in the right direction).


Valve's Steam and Microsoft's Halo coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Valve's Steam and Microsoft's Halo coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Windows Mixed Reality is an wonderful new experience combining the thrill of virtual reality with a phenomenal sense of presence. Developer 343 Industries, the studio responsible for overseeing Halo , has previously created demonstrations for the HoloLens augmented-reality headset that is still in early testing at Microsoft .


Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to launch on September 12 alongside iPhone 8

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to launch on September 12 alongside iPhone 8

While the MIX was a runaway hit, Xiaomi has already prepared its fans for a second coming, with the designer of the device having first launched a video teasing what could be the MIX 2. Furthermore, Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 hints global market later. Under the hood you will find a Snapdragon 835 chipset with an octa-core CPU and the Adreno 540 GPU.