• Temporary closings set for GM Lordstown
Temporary closings set for GM Lordstown

Detroit-Hamtramck builds the Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid electric, Cadillac CT6, Chevrolet Impala and the Buick LaCrosse sedans. Separately, another 1,300 workers are being cut from the Detroit-Hamtramck plant starting in March. The dismissal of about 2,000 jobs due to the suspension of third shifts at the Lordstown and Lansing Grand River plants...

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  • Nokia Sues Apple Alleging Patent Infringement
Nokia Sues Apple Alleging Patent Infringement

In the USA, a suit is on the books in the eastern district of Texas. The official press release on the matter unfortunately doesn't go into more details, so we don't yet know exactly how Apple is supposedly infringing these patents.

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  • Netflix Twitter account hacked by OurMine
Netflix Twitter account hacked by OurMine

The messages posted to the Netflix Twitter account just say "Don't worry, we are just testing your security, contact us to tell you more about that". For example, it told Netflix US followers: "Hey, it's OurMine". The website states that services include social media account protection for $30, while website or corporate network protection co...

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  • Fiat Chrysler Faces Another Recall for Roll-Away Complaints
Fiat Chrysler Faces Another Recall for Roll-Away Complaints

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is now investigating the automaker's 2013-16 Ram 1500 pickup truck and 2014-16 Dodge Durango sport-utility vehicle over transmissions that are shifted electronically using a rotary control on the center console.

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  • BlackBerry to open autonomous vehicle research center in Canada
BlackBerry to open autonomous vehicle research center in Canada

While QNX competes with other little-known companies including Green Hills Software and Wind River to build operating systems, it could face stiff competition soon from Apple, which is building its own system for autonomous vehicles. Chen was joined by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to launch the research centre. After helping usher in th...

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  • Uber driver arrested after Bloomfield Township man stabbed
Uber driver arrested after Bloomfield Township man stabbed

Allemon told the police he felt that the tap on his window was disrespectful to his vehicle. The Oakland County Prosecutor's Office filed a charge of assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder against Allemon, who was arraigned on Sunday.

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  • Facebook Messenger adds group video chatting on iOS and Android
Facebook Messenger adds group video chatting on iOS and Android

Then, jump into an existing group conversation, or create a new one, and tap on the video icon on the corner of the screen to enter the video chat. Messenger group video chat works a little differently, but with a similar design. With split-screen group video chat feature added to its popular Messenger app, Houseparty, a popular teen app no...

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  • BlackBerry Opens Autonomous Vehicle Research Lab in Ottawa, Canada
BlackBerry Opens Autonomous Vehicle Research Lab in Ottawa, Canada

BlackBerry is hoping its security and safety credentials help it win a seat at the table as an array of automakers, chip and sensor providers and software developers work in competitive co-operation to bring self-driving cars to the mass market.

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  • You can now save Instagram posts to view later
You can now save Instagram posts to view later

As Instagram explains, the posts are stored on a separate tab in your profile - and don't worry, it's completely private. The posts in that folder, as Instagram notes, are "only visible to you". You can save things in the same way you like them - simply click the save button along the bottom of the post. Instagram says the bookmarking ico...

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  • Centre creates email ID for tip-off on black money
Centre creates email ID for tip-off on black money

The government also said a new email ID had been created for people to give tip-offs on black money to tax authorities. "People can give information about those trying to convert black money into white on this email address", he said. The government, said Adhia, through the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) is getting data about every single deposi...

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  • The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Not Coming to 360, PS3
The Walking Dead: A New Frontier Not Coming to 360, PS3

The Walking Dead is now the latest title which began as a game available on both last and current generation systems to drop the older hardware in order to put its attention toward developing for contemporary hardware. Once you have all the prerequisites, you are now ready to transfer. A New Frontier's release next week, developer Telltale ha...

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  • Video from San Francisco shows Uber's self-driving vehicle running red light
Video from San Francisco shows Uber's self-driving vehicle running red light

However, the California DMV doesn't seem to agree with Uber. In its latest funding round, Uber was valued at more than $60 billion, but has racked up losses at it expands and takes on competitors such as Lyft. In a blog post Tuesday, Levandowski warned that "complex rules and requirements could have the unintended effect of slowing innovation" a...

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  • Analysts Weigh in on The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)
Analysts Weigh in on The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

MCF Advisors LLC now owns 2,208 shares of the company's stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. The firm's earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) calculated at 419.80M for the last 12 months.

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  • Stock Worth Mentioning: Will Pier 1 Imports Inc Go Down Anytime Soon?
Stock Worth Mentioning: Will Pier 1 Imports Inc Go Down Anytime Soon?

Smith, Pier 1 Imports' current President and CEO on December 31, 2016. UNP has price to earnings growth ratio of 3.21, it is adding factors in a stock's estimated earnings growth into its current valuation that showed 20.91 by price to earning ration.

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  • Facebook Messenger gets a new camera that's basically Snapchat
Facebook Messenger gets a new camera that's basically Snapchat

In an article published by BBC News , Ben Wood said that this move is "undoubtedly Messenger reacting to the challenge it has from rivals such as Snapchat". Facebook knows people get snap-happy over the holidays but would prefer they don't get Snapchat-happy. With the bold act of imitating Snapchat, Facebook encourages people to use its platform...

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  • Twitter's latest update lets you broadcast live video from within its app
Twitter's latest update lets you broadcast live video from within its app

Twitter said in a blog post that the live video integration will be rolling out to all iOS and Android apps "over the coming days". With their added live video streaming feature, registering for a Periscope account is no longer needed. Twitter has an advantage that it's still seen as the best platform for citizen journalism, and its acquisition o...

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  • Leonardo DiCaprio says 'no one was cooler' than Alan Thicke
Leonardo DiCaprio says 'no one was cooler' than Alan Thicke

Robin Thicke is remembering his late father Alan Thicke as "the greatest man I ever met". "The good thing was that he was beloved and he had closure", he added. However, the show helped launch the career of his sidekick on the show, Arsenio Hall, and displayed a strong ear for local L.A. music, offering national TV appearances for the Red Hot C...

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  • Dishonored 2 New Game Plus mode available now in beta on PC
Dishonored 2 New Game Plus mode available now in beta on PC

New Game + or New Game Plus - or whatever you want to call it; you say po-tay-to, I say po-tah-to - is usually seen as a relatively cheap and non-labour intensive way for developers to squeeze a bit more life out of their release. This allows you to create even more combinations with the larger set of powers at your disposal. Details are coming soo...

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  • Microsoft issues fix for Windows 10 update that killed internet connections
Microsoft issues fix for Windows 10 update that killed internet connections

A spokesman for Virgin Media said: "We're aware that some customers using Windows PCs are having issues getting online following a Microsoft Windows 10 update", said a spokesman for Virgin Media. Microsoft identified the setbacks right away and sent out patches. Who knows if the software giant will solve these complaints in the coming Windows 1...

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  • BMW November sales up 5.9 percent, Mercedes poised to overtake
BMW November sales up 5.9 percent, Mercedes poised to overtake

Essentially, to no one's great surprise, the new E-Class Coupe looks like a bigger take on the more compact C-Class Coupe, and a smaller take on the S-Class Coupe. The E400 has Mercedes' turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6, good here for 329 hp and 354 pounds-feet of torque. Nearly 200 mm shorter than the S-Class Coupe, the new E-Class Coupe is 123 mm...

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