Year: 2019

Hospital’s Audi TT, Mercedes-AMG GT, VW Beetle Come in Kid Sizes

Three toy cars—an Audi TT, a Mercedes-AMG GT, and a Volkswagen Beetle—are roaming the halls of a hospital in Camden, New Jersey. Their mission: to calm kids down as they drive into surgery. The cars were donated by a nearby auto dealership. Heading into surgery doesn’t usually involve a test

Surface Pro 7’s dreadful iFixit score shows it’s time to dump the old design

This year Microsoft took a huge leap in terms of internal design which helped Surface Pro X and Surface Laptop 3 score better on iFixit’s repairability scale. Traditionally, Surface devices used to be the least repairable devices on the market but things changed with Surface Pro X and Laptop 3.

Microsoft measurably improves Surface Pro X by releasing ARM64 Chromium-based Edge browser

The Surface Pro X and other Windows 10 on ARM laptops have a significant app gap, due to x64 apps not working on the platform.   These days however we do much of our computing in the browser, and many have complained that Microsoft has not released a native ARM64 Edge

David Beckham Gives a Sneak Peek at His First Hotel, The Londoner Macao

England’s former soccer captain — and one of the most recognizable faces on the planet — David Beckham has unveiled plans for an unexpected career shift: “Golden Balls” is taking a swing at hotels. Beckham, 44, has unveiled plans for his first property, an ambitious, London-themed hotel in Macao, in

Early part of flu season ‘not as scary’ as feared, but CDC urges vaccinations

The ominous signs for a harsh flu season have been lurking like the virus itself. First there was this year’s outbreak in Australia – sometimes a predictor of similar trouble in the U.S. – to the presence of the H3N2 strain, which carries an especially powerful punch. So far, though,

Tesla pickup and Semi get potential new rivals from startup Neuron

Just when it appears no other company could possibly jump into the fray and announce its intentions to build electric vehicles, there’s other. This time, it’s California-based startup Neuron, and it’s eying Tesla’ssoon-to-be-revealed pickup and the company’s Semi with its latest reveals. At the Shanghai Import Expo in China last

WHO launches initiative to boost insulin access for diabetics

The World Health Organization on Wednesday said it had begun an initiative that would cut prices and dramatically increase insulin access for diabetics. The UN health agency voiced alarm ahead of World Diabetes Day Thursday at the soaring prevalence of diabetes in the world, with nearly three times more diabetics