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Nissan's brain-to-vehicle technology revealed… drive like a Jedi

Nissan will be displaying its B2V technology on a driving simulator at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas between January 8 and 12. The idea behind ...


BlackBerry software will power Baidu's self-driving vehicle technology under new deal

Under the pact, BlackBerry will provide its QNX self-driving auto operating system to be used by Baidu's Apollo autonomous driving platform . Much as with ...


New York's JFK Airport experiences meltdown amid cold weather

At 4:30 p.m., the Port Authority reported power and heat were out in about 80 percent of the west end of Terminal 4 - the very arrivals section that was aff...


Amazon's next step? Buying Target by the end of 2018, analyst predicts

But one local retail expert told The New Daily Amazon's interest in brick-and-mortar takeovers could "bode well" for struggling Australian department stores...


AAP loses Vishwas, nominates Sanjay Singh, 2 others for RS

AAP leader Kumar Vishwas tore into the party leadership on Wednesday after his claim for a Rajya Sabha candidature was ignored, allegedly because of his "cour...


Dominion Energy Pays $7.9B For Utility Co. SCANA

DOMINION ENERGY and fellow energy corporation SCANA have announced that they are to combine in an all-stock merger worth US$14.6bn, including debt. Dominion ...


Falling energy prices hold United States consumer inflation to 0.1% in December

Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted December's consumer inflation rate would climb to 5.10 percent, the highest since July 2016, from 4.88 percent in Nov...


Marriott forced to issue apology after China error

Delta Air Lines Inc., the Zara apparel chain and Irish medical-equipment maker Medtronic Plc all came under fire. Marriott International has issued an apolog...


Infosys December quarter net profit jumps 38% to Rs 5129 crore

And lastly, net profit for the quarter came in 42.12% higher than the estimated figure of Rs. 3609 crores. Infosys expects to finish the year ending March 31 ...


Fiat Chrysler Plans to Invest More Than $1B in Michigan Plant

Fiat Chrysler is moving production of heavy-duty trucks from Mexico to MI and paying bonuses to US workers in response to the. The investment at the assembly ...


Louisiana tried to woo auto plant with $500M in incentives

Mazda Motor Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Masamichi Kogai and Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda joined Alabama Governor Kay Ive...


Cross-strait trade picked up in 2017: Chinese customs

Gas imports hit a new annual record, smashing the previous high by 20 percent, on the back of a massive gasification drive that gained momentum late in the year...


Uber built secret program to evade law enforcement

She said Uber's guidance to employees bars use of the tool where it isn't legal. Uber's on-site managers followed protocol and alerted company headquarters ab...


Ford Urges Some Ranger Owners Not To Drive After Takata Deaths

Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 2006 Ranger pickup trucks not to drive them after discovering that a man was killed in a wreck involving an exploding Taka...


India launches Cartosat-2 with 31 satellites

The satellites have been placed into a 505 km polar sun-synchronous orbit. The rocket's shield had failed to separate, due to which the satellite could not laun...


NH Sam's Club store to close permanently

At least 29 were closed Thursday, it said, and others will stay open for a few weeks. Sixty three Sam's Club locations across the USA are closing down - app...


Apple says all iPhones, iPads and Macs affected by chip flaws

However, Google and Amazon say that they haven't hit any serious slowdowns after applying their patches. "[Intel] can confirm it is aware of the class actions...


Dropbox has confidentially filed to go public

The sources said Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. are acting as underwriters, which was reaffirmed by a tipster who spoke separately to CNBC ....


Clothing review boosts Tesco Christmas trade

The retailer hailed a "strong" third-quarter performance in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, with United Kingdom like-for-like sales up 2.3% in the p...


Circuit City plans comeback online

Shmoel told his audience at CES that Circuit City's revamped website will include virtual vignettes, search by photo, augmented reality and real-time tech sup...