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Tesla is looking to raise $1 billion in stock and debt

Tesla is looking to raise $1 billion in stock and debt

The influx of cash takes some of the risk out of the Model 3 launch and provides additional capital for either Model 3 production equipment or investment in the company's battery factory, analysts at Baird said in a note. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is not most companies. When pressed via a series of questions to his Twitter posts about whether Tesla would raise funds in 2017, Musk said on October 9: " Probably not then either". Read More

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Selena Gomez Admits She Reads Your Instagram Comments

Selena Gomez Admits She Reads Your Instagram Comments

The Same Old Love singer also revealed that she feels most creative when she is "sad". Asked what she would be if her music career had flopped, Selena suggested she'd hit the kitchens and become a chef. Her current favorite TV show binge is Curb Your Enthusiasm , songs she loves include "Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey and "That's What I Like" by Bruno Mars , and if she wasn't a singer or actress, she'd be a chef. Read More

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Wall Street plunges amid concerns over Trump's agenda

Expectations of those tax cuts are a major reason for the 10-per cent surge in the S&P 500 since Trump's election. "Combine that with [The Wall Street Journal], a notably right-leaning publication, claiming that if Trump doesn't "show more respect for the truth" (https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-presidents-credibility-1490138920) then "most Americans may conclude he's a fake president" and the optimism that caused investors to flock to the major indices has been seriously undermined by, ... Read More

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Android O Developer Preview now available for download

Android O Developer Preview now available for download

Google is hoping its newest version of Android is sweeter than the last. Additionally, Android 8.0 Oreo is rumored to come with active notifications such as e-mail or chat apps. You wouldn't have to switch to an account manager to just long into an app. Developers do need to add support for the API, so there's nothing live on Android to test this so far. Read More

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Andromeda Patch 1.04 Out Now On PS4 & Xbox One

Andromeda Patch 1.04 Out Now On PS4 & Xbox One

The thing is, though: the Xbox One version of the game has some pretty significant frame rate issues . Mass Effect Andromeda offers daily missions. First time controls of the characters are handed over already happens 600 years after any event of the trilogy, including the Reaper invasion. The narrative isn't astounding, but keeps you invested and drives you forward. Read More

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Sizing John A Golden First For Harrington

Sizing John A Golden First For Harrington

But the horse looked nervous at the start and unseated Kelly after only two fences to the dismay of the jockey who was left punching the ground in frustration. After yesterday's return to form, it's no real surprise that the Ruby Walsh/Willie Mullins combination has been backed into favouritism overnight, with Djakadam now a general 3/1 shot. Read More

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Woman Who Went Viral For Her Fried Chicken Videos On Life Support

Woman Who Went Viral For Her Fried Chicken Videos On Life Support

If you like looking for unique food recipes (and how to make them) on YouTube and like to laugh at the same time, you probably know about Felicia " Auntie Fee " O'Dell. Fans fell in love with O'Dell after her video "Sweet Treats For Kids" received 500,000 page views overnight and skyrocketed her to internet fame. She also played a judge in the 2016 movie Bank . Read More

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Ryder Twin is Captured in New 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Trailer

Ryder Twin is Captured in New 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Trailer

Whether or not the reviewers agree (I think they will), I think it's great that a major game release's reviews aren't being withheld until after launch. Mass Effect: Andromeda will be released on March 21st for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. With the help of other explorers, his mission is to guide humanity into this unexplored galaxy in search of a new home. Read More

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Caught On Camera: Bikers Box In, Beat Driver

Caught On Camera: Bikers Box In, Beat Driver

The California Highway Patrol said the incident took place at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday on southbound Highway 101 near the Cesar Chavez exit in San Francisco. The bump led several in the group to surround Lien's vehicle, and he hit the gas in a panic, plowing over motorcyclist Edwin Mieses and breaking his spine. Read More

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Trump Tells Planned Parenthood To Stop Abortions

Trump Tells Planned Parenthood To Stop Abortions

Meanwhile, Republicans in Congress said that they will shortly move legislation to strip federal funds from Planned Parenthood , and a provision stating that was added to the Affordable Care Act repeal released on Monday. The nonprofit organization provides a multitude of medical services, including cancer screenings, sexually transmitted disease testing and, most controversially, abortions. Read More

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Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild

In Breath of the Wild , you'll still be traveling on horseback, but you'll have to catch and tame your companion - and they aren't invulnerable. Nature isn't always so pleasant, mind you. These references aren't so in-your-face that Zelda newcomers will feel left out, mind you. "Whenever you cut grass, you would get rupees", Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma said to Game Informer . Read More

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Microsoft relaxes some Windows 10 update and upgrade rules

Microsoft relaxes some Windows 10 update and upgrade rules

Opting to "Restart now" will begin the upgrade process, though users can also schedule a time that is more convenient (and reschedule if the designated time turns out to be less convenient than expected) or hit the "Snooze" button. He also explains that Microsoft is adding a new icon to the Windows Update Settings page so you can see at a glance if your device is up to date or not. Read More

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VX nerve agent used to kill Kim Jong Nam, police say

Kim was preparing to board a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Chinese territory of Macau, where he has been living. On Wednesday they also arrested 47-year-old Ri Jong Chol, a North Korean who had a Malaysian work visa for a small herbal medicine firm and lived in Kuala Lumpur with his wife and two children. Read More

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Microsoft aims to reshape India digitally

The Skype app for Android isn't great - it's often slow, with somewhat-awful call quality and the occasional crash. BotsThe app is also introducing chatbot into the mainframe of the app , which seems to be a helpful addition. The project is still under private preview. Nadella highlighted the Microsoft Garage India-only app , Kaizala , which is being used by the government of the Andhra Pradesh region to help coordinate a major local festival by, for example, conducting polls, ... Read More

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Evers, Holtz Advance In Wisconsin Superintendent Race

Humphries shook up the race last week by making public a document he says shows Holtz had offered him a deal for a $150,000 state job and broad control over the largest school districts if he dropped out of the race. Evers is completing his second term as the state's top education official in charge of the Department of Public Instruction. Turnout for this spring primary is expected to be low. Read More

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UPS drone launched from truck on delivery route

UPS drone launched from truck on delivery route

Monday's trial was the clearest indication that Atlanta-based UPS wants to use drones for home delivery, as do internet retailer Amazon .com Inc. and Google parent Alphabet Inc. The government is now using 15 "Zips" drones to make up to 150 emergency deliveries per day of life-saving blood to 21 transfusion facilities in the western half of the country. Read More

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Young millennials top list of worst-behaved drivers

The category of young millennials also leads the risky habit of speeding with drivers ages 19-24 1.4 times as likely as all drivers to report having driven 10 miles per hour over the speed limit on a residential street. Not surprisingly, most people thought they were much or somewhat more careful than average. An annual survey of USA drivers reveals some traffic safety trends and attitudes that could be good for business in the collision fix industry. Read More

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Nintendo Switch OS and UI Revealed After Console Ships Early

Here's hoping Nintendo comes out and officially confirms suspicions soon! The highly-anticipated console is a portable and at-home game system. The video uploaded by hiphoptherobot and posted to NeoGAF apparently shows the Nintendo Switch booting up and going through the starting screens- including a simple tiled panel format for the main menu. Read More

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McDonald's Develops Better Straws to Let You Enjoy Shakes

All McCafes in 80 cities of the world will use the new straw with the fantastic drink Shamrock Shake. "A lot of designs we came up with would work well when the shake was full, or might work when the shake was empty", he tells Fast Company , "but in a lot of situations, we found if we didn't get the diameters just right, we'd end up drawing in air". Read More

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Splatoon 2 On Nintendo Switch Offers LAN Play Mode

Yes, The Nintendo 3DS has several mature games, which aren't exactly intended for the younger audiences to play, but this doesn't take away the fact that the handheld consoles has an awfully impressive amount of games in its library. "This is what we're seeing in the Switch footage; no sign of the improved lighting so far, but the stadia and players are still close to what we have on PS4 and Xbox One". Read More

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Dubai sets autonomous flying cars loose this summer

DUBAI'S dramatic skyline will soon be filled with buzzing passenger drones ferrying tourists and commuters. Dubai officials have revealed plans to launch autonomous drone passenger craft as early as this July. Mr. Al Tayer went on to explain why the partnership with Tesla is a strategic move for RTA stating that "Tesla has been selected for its pioneering endeavors in the manufacturing of electric vehicles". Read More

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Tim Cook says augmented reality is 'a big idea like the smartphone'

It has to be ingrained in the public. "We have to think through every demographic", Cook said. Cracking down on illegitimate news sources may be a necessary step in protecting the Fourth Estate. "It's nearly as if a new course is required for the modern kid, for the digital kid", Cook said. Google slashed ad revenue for more than 340 fake news sites a year ago by cutting off access to GoogleAds; Facebook launched a feature in December that allows users to report posts sharing false ... Read More

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Is Google Trying To Make Maps A Social Network?

Alternatively, you can create your own customised list, that can be named whatever you want, and can be shared with your friends via text, email, social networks and other apps. A tap on either Uber, Lyft, Juno, Gett, or another on-demand ride brand presents a full list of hailing options. The days of dedicated satnavs are surely numbered, with the likes of Waze and Google Maps bringing turn-by-turn directions to smartphone owners for free. Read More

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Here's What's New In Windows 10 Build 15031 For Insiders

Here's What's New In Windows 10 Build 15031 For Insiders

For more on the updates in the latest Insider build, head on over to Microsoft's blog below. To date, all we have seen of Project Neon is a few application previews from certain developers, which seemed to feature much fancier transparency options for the UI, as well as new animations to make everything feel more fluid. Read More

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Super Bowl ad causes Google Home speakers to 'meltdown'

Super Bowl ad causes Google Home speakers to 'meltdown'

During Super Bowl LI Sunday, Google touted its Google Home device, which uses voice commands to perform various tasks around the house such as playing music or turning lights off and on. Scott Foster tweeted: "Our Google Home just went a little bonkers with the Google Home commercial". They weren't alone, either, with a raft of complaints quickly popping up on the social network. Read More

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Apple to make iPhones in India this year

The Karnataka Government has accepted Apple Inc's proposal to begin manufacturing operations in Bengaluru . Currently, no concrete timeline exists for when the factory in Bengaluru will begin production, however, Indian media is reporting a June 2017 opening date. Read More

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Amazon Hits $3.7B For Q4, Millions Join Prime

Amazon Hits $3.7B For Q4, Millions Join Prime

On average, analysts forecast that CA will post $2.51 EPS for the current fiscal year. "It's called negative leverage and the street hates it". The Company's global segment includes export sales from its internationally focused Websites, including export sales from its sites to customers in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Read More

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Sony Adds External HDD Support to PS4

Sony Adds External HDD Support to PS4

There doesn't seem to be any special trick to it: Just plug in any USB-enabled hard drive, and the PS4 will treat it as an acceptable form of storage. The support will come in the next PS4 system update, which is available for beta testers at the moment. The upcoming update will bring PS4 software's build number to 4.50 and it has been dubbed as the "Sasuke" update. Read More

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Atlanta Falcons: Road To The Super Bowl

Football fans have to wait until Sunday to find out who will win Super Bowl LI . "There are so many people that support the Atlanta Falcons, beyond on the field, the players and coaches, and we want to recognize that", Blank told "CBS This Morning" Wednesday. Read More

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Facebook unveils new app to boost user connections

Facebook unveils new app to boost user connections

What are your thoughts on Facebook's new Discover People section on its mobile app? Nevertheless, some analysts suggest that the silver lining of this new feature is that it would be quite beneficial for business networking and dating purposes, given the fact that its structure allows someone to simply find your profile then tap to message you. Read More

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Snapchat users may have migrated to Instagram Stories

The Wall Street Journal reported that General Motors, which had spent about $40 million on Facebook marketing every year, decided that its ads weren't reaching customers, and announced plans to pull them. And like Snapchat and Instagram, a user can directly comment on the story. According to an August poll by comparison app Wishbone , 43 percent of over 30,000 people surveyed said they would delete Snapchat if Instagram adds filters to its Stories feature. Read More

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Google Waymo Performing Better Than Other Self-Driving Cars, Says California DMV

Google Waymo Performing Better Than Other Self-Driving Cars, Says California DMV

In 2015 the cars ran 424,331 miles with 341 disengagements, and previous year mileage increased to 635,868 while disengagement sharply fell to 124 times. "Disengagement" refers to a situation where the autonomous vehicle required a human operator to step in and take control of the vehicle. This is based on a report published on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Read More

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