Too little, too late? Merkel comes to Chemnitz to ease ethnic tensions, but faces mass protest

German Chancellor Angela Merkel finally visited the eastern German city of Chemnitz, more than two months after massive right-wing protests there. However, twenty times as many people came to protest against her than to see her. In late August, the city of Chemnitz witnessed a surge of anti-immigrant sentiment after the fatal stabbing of a […]

‘I breastfed a stranger’s baby inflight’: Airline attendant comes to rescue of hungry infant (VIDEO)

A Philippine Airlines flight attendant has shared her experience breastfeeding a passenger’s hysterical baby after its mother ran out of formula. Social media responded with strident support – and concern. Posting on Facebook, Patrisha Organo, 24, shared the extraordinary story of her “check flight”, the final hurdle before becoming qualified aircrew, which ended in her […]

Xiaomi’s new gaming smartphone comes with a Joy-Con

We’ve already seen the likes of Razer and ASUS making a push in the gaming smartphone market, but what you probably don’t know is that Xiaomi has also been somewhat involved in this space — just not with its own identity. Dubbed Black Shark, this startup has been leveraging Xiaomi’s investment and smartphone manufacturing know-how, […]

Spotify comes to Wear OS with stand-alone app, Spotify Connect support

Enlarge (credit: Spotify/Fossil) Wear OS gains a popular new app today that many have been waiting for, as Spotify announced that it’s bringing a stand-alone wearable app to Google’s smartwatch platform. Spotify’s stand-alone app lets you browse and control music from your wrist. It seems to be a lighter version of Spotify’s mobile app, allowing […]

Murphy Brown Recap: Murphy Comes to Grips With Her Own #MeToo Moment

Need to catch up? Check out our previous Murphy Brown recap here. Murphy Brown tackled the #MeToo movement this week, as Murphy was rocked by a painful memory from her distant past. Murphy’s TV show has to complete a mandatory sexual harassment seminar, which everyone groans about — except Pat, who’s excited to participate. (“Today, […]

A rocket goes up, a rocket comes down. The photos are something else

Trevor Mahlmann/Special to Ars In some respects, Sunday night’s launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California was nothing special. After all, SpaceX has launched 35 rockets in just the last 21 months. This rocket had already been launched once before as well, back in July, from this very launch pad. […]

Pininfarina PF0 motor and battery tech comes from Rimac

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Green,Misc. Automakers,Coupe,Crossover,SUV,Electric,Future,Luxury,Performance,Supercars Ex-Porsche and Bugatti engineers sign on; first SUV to pack 940 hp. Continue reading Pininfarina PF0 motor and battery tech comes from Rimac Pininfarina PF0 motor and battery tech comes from Rimac originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 30 Sep 2018 08:15:00 EDT. Please see our […]