Money

Musk says hyperloop test tunnel will open in December

A lot of details remain unknown, but The Boring Company's ultimate goal is to build a high-speed underground public transportation system known as the Loop. Existing Chicago..., [Full Article...]

Culture

McGuinness and Flintoff announced as new hosts

McGuinness and Flintoff announced as new hosts Rory Reid, the show's previous co-presenter, will now host Top Gear's companion show, Extra Gear , along with Sabine Schmitz. McGuinness, a vastly popular English comedian, said of his new role: "Getting the Top Gear gig is a real honor and I'm thrilled the BBC have given me this opportunity". [Full Article...]

Tech

Samsung Announces Improved HMD Odyssey Plus VR Headset

Samsung Announces Improved HMD Odyssey Plus VR Headset The screen door effect is one of the major drawbacks associated with virtual reality headsets . No word on pricing, but the company says the Odyssey+ should be available starting today at the Microsoft Store and its own online storefront. [Full Article...]

Research

Bye-bye, BepiColombo: Rocket's red glare kicks off a marathon mission to Mercury

Bye-bye, BepiColombo: Rocket's red glare kicks off a marathon mission to Mercury European and Japanese space agencies say an Ariane 5 rocket has successfully lifted a spacecraft into orbit for a joint mission to Mercury , the closest planet to the sun. It also has the highest orbital eccentricity of any planet and virtually no axial tilt. "This wider array of instruments will enable us to not only make new discoveries, b... [Full Article...]

Sport

Chelsea vs Man United: What I told my players at half-time - Mourinho

Chelsea vs Man United: What I told my players at half-time - Mourinho I was a big lad so they didn't question my age at the time . Manchester City brushed aside Burnley 5-0 to pull clear at the top of the Premier League on Saturday after Chelsea snatched a point in a dramatic late finish against Manchester United . [Full Article...]

People

Rally held in Taipei to demand independence referendum

Rally held in Taipei to demand independence referendum Press Secretary Ian Jungli noted that the public in Taiwan should make her own decision, otherwise, China will decide for her. "We have to be real Taiwanese, not fake Chinese", Kuo Jung-min added. The alliance said the rally, staged in front of the headquarters of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), drew more than 50,000 protesters, acco... [Full Article...]