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Self-Flying Air Taxi Tested in New Zealand

Self-Flying Air Taxi Tested in New Zealand

The technology, eight years in the making, had been searching for its own Kitty Hawk , where it could test "an air taxi, affectionately named Cora , that could take off like a helicopter and transition to flying like a plane", according to the release.


Apple Is Now Letting Accessory Makers Manufacturer Lightning to 3.5mm Adapters

Apple Is Now Letting Accessory Makers Manufacturer Lightning to 3.5mm Adapters

Apple started allowing manufacturers to use its Lightning port receptacle on MFi accessories a few years ago and it has been adopted by a lot of docks, game controllers, Made-for-iPhone chargers, and other products since then. Apple's documentation for the new specs lists battery packs and speakers as products that could benefit from using a USB-C receptacle. As for the Lightning to standard audio jack cable, it will save you having to plug in the extra adapter that Apple includes in the ...


Tillerson seeks neutral site for Trump-Kim talks

Tillerson seeks neutral site for Trump-Kim talks

Abe called for close cooperation between Japan and South Korea and the United States. Signing a peace treaty would require addressing issues regarding the US military's presence in South Korea and its transfer of wartime operational control to South Korea and United Nations forces there, Koh said.


Spotify launched in South Africa at R60/month

Spotify launched in South Africa at R60/month

Desktop users can access Line-In by clicking on the three dotes next to each artist, song or album. Based on the pricing of company stock traded on private markets, the company, launched in 2008 and headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, is valued at $23.4 billion.


Microsoft Teams to get new enterprise-grade calling features later this year

Microsoft Teams to get new enterprise-grade calling features later this year

Moller as Teams customers. Microsoft's Slack competitor Teams hit its first birthday this week, trumpeting some big numbers and a slew of new features. She did, however, call out one additional statistic, that being that Microsoft has more than 125 million users on Office 365 today - and since Teams is built on the backbone of Office 365, "the data we get through the Microsoft Graph lets us do things we want to do around AI, cognitive services, and machine learning to power the future of ...


Here's How To Add Mario Kart To Your Google Maps This Week

Here's How To Add Mario Kart To Your Google Maps This Week

From now until March 17th, you'll be able to replace the standard Google Maps navigation arrow with 3D image of Mario driving his kart around the streets of the world. The Google Maps' update for " Mario Time" is accessible for both Android and iOS gadgets. Maybe knowing the strategies of your regular Mario Kart player, Google has likewise issued a notice: "Just keep in mind to practice safe driving on the road-we don't encourage throwing bananas or red shells at other drivers in real ...