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Elon Musk pitches 150 miles per hour rides in Boring Company tunnels for $1

Elon Musk pitches 150 miles per hour rides in Boring Company tunnels for $1 Elon Musk and project leader Steve Davis alluded that the team at The Boring Company is challenged to match the digging space of a snail (0.03 MPH) and get up to 1/10 of the average human walking speed of about 0.03 miles per hour, compared to the current pace of around 0.0003 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

Novartis legal head resigns over Cohen payments

Novartis legal head resigns over Cohen payments Ehrat said. "As a co-signatory with our former CEO, I take personal responsibility to bring the public debate on this matter to an end", Mr. Ehrat said in a statement . The company has said it quickly determined that Cohen's business would be unable to provide the services it anticipated and decided not to engage further, but was contractually bound to keep making monthly payments of $100,000. [Full Article...]

Metro Exodus Delayed For PS4, Xbox One, PC

Metro Exodus Delayed For PS4, Xbox One, PC This means that the game won't be in stores until at least January next year, and may not turn up until March at the latest. Koch Media, Deep Silver's publisher, acquired THQ Nordic back in February, and stated at the time that they wanted the studio's games to release as planned with minimal interference in their workflow process. [Full Article...]

OnePlus 6 Images Leaked By Amazon Germany; Price, Colours, And More

OnePlus 6 Images Leaked By Amazon Germany; Price, Colours, And More Looks like a pretty neat deal if you are indeed planning to get the OnePlus 6! The flagship device will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset with RAM of up to 8GB and up to 256GB of internal storage . The OnePlus 6 notch is seen, along with a dual rear camera and the fingerprint scanner below it. The camera will also come with features such as optical image stabilization , slo... [Full Article...]

RAGE 2 Officially Announced, Gameplay Reveal Coming Tomorrow

RAGE 2 Officially Announced, Gameplay Reveal Coming Tomorrow There will be guns, people in Mad Max-inspired costumes, and definitely a lot of killing. This comes after we got our first big leak from Walmart Canada . The video game company has shared a series of images that suspiciously coincide with one Walmart leak . And one of the games which appeared on this list was Rage 2 . [Full Article...]

Critical PGP vulnerability could reveal text of your encrypted business emails

Critical PGP vulnerability could reveal text of your encrypted business emails Professor Schinzel posted on Twitter that the university would publish its findings in the early hours of Tuesday morning, before alerting the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), who first reported the vulnerability . If you use your email for sending sensitive information and want to protect it, the OpenPGP and S/MIME standards used for end-to-end encryption have been broken. [Full Article...]

NES Classic Coming Back June 29

NES Classic Coming Back June 29 Nintendo released the NES Classic Mini in 2016, but after a limited run of only a few months discontinued production. Do you already own the NES Classic Mini or do you plan on picking one up this summer? A full list of games available on the NES Classic can be found here. [Full Article...]

Emergency alert system test of cell phones had mixed success

Emergency alert system test of cell phones had mixed success These test alerts will also be distributed on television and radio in those provinces. Well, the tests themselves weren't exactly ideal, as they failed in Quebec and were a mixed bag in Ontario yesterday . "But in Canada everything is in order with the precaution" to prevent the proliferation of false signals to mobile devices, said the press-Secretary of the CRTC Patricia Valladao. [Full Article...]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, Snapdragon 730 specifications leaked

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, Snapdragon 730 specifications leaked Back in FebruaryQualcomm unveiled its Snapdragon 700 series with a focus on AI, as is the trend. Obviously, the 730 is supposed to be the punchier of the two unreleased chipsets, but believe it or not, it could one-up the 10 nm FinFET LPP fabrication process of the Snapdragon 845 flagship , adopting a smaller, more energy-efficient 8-nanometer LPP (Low Power Plus) node. [Full Article...]

Prominent Runner: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Prominent Runner: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Activision Blizzard has just announced record first-quarter financial results exceeding their outlook provided in February, with highlights including a operating cash flow of $529 million (up 29% year to year) as well as a net revenue of a record $1.97 billion, surpassing the $1.73 billion for the first quarter of 2017. [Full Article...]