China’s NIO Sold 3,268 Autos Last Quarter, Most of Them Last Month

Nio, originally launched as NextEV in 2014, announced that it had delivered 3,268 electric SUVs in the third quarter of 2018. Not only does this beg the question of when Nio swapped from Formula E and electrified hypercars to utility vehicles, but it also makes us wonder how a burgeoning EV firm managed to surpass production goals. […]

Stephen Hawking’s last paper on black holes is now online

Stephen Hawking never stopped trying to unravel the mysteries surrounding black holes — in fact, he was still working to solve one of them shortly before his death. Now, his last research paper on the subject is finally available online through pre-publication website ArXiV, thanks to his co-authors from Cambridge and Harvard. It’s entitled Black […]

Michael Bublé QUITS after son's cancer battle: 'This is my LAST record, family means more'

News about Bublé’s son Noah’s cancer battle broke two years ago when the singer suddenly pulled out as the host of the 2017 BRIT Awards. The superstar has barely been seen in public since then, focussing on his family. It seems he has also been on a life-changing personal journey which forced him to recognise […]

Garmin’s rugged $300 smartwatch can last two weeks on a charge

Garmin has added another entry to its growing list of rugged devices for outdoors enthusiasts. It’s a smartwatch called Instinct, and it was built to comply with military standards for shock and water resistance. It’s also encased in a fiber-reinforced polymer shell with a chemically strengthened and scratch-resistant display. Since it was obviously created for […]

Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL pictures leak for what might be the last time

Ahead of Google’s Pixel 3 event tomorrow, the larger variant of its phone suffered multiple leaks before we got hands-on time with a retail boxed version over the weekend. Just to (hopefully) put a cap on things before the show starts, Evan Blass has posted pictures showing clear looks of the Pixel 3 and Pixel […]

Cruise secrets: Avoid doing THIS until the last day to save money

Cruise holidays can be a pricey choice when it comes to excursions, tips and travel. Another expensive part can be souvenirs, with many passengers opting to buy a few mementoes to remember their trip. However, the choice of whether to get them on the ship or at the port can be a difficult one to […]

Porsche Confirms 911 Speedster As the 991 Series’ Last Hurrah

Introduced over the summer as a way of showcasing Porsche’s digitized rendering capabilities, the 911 Speedster Concept appeared in the flesh at the Paris Auto Show this week. It won’t remain a concept for much longer. With the 991 Series on its way out, Porsche has decided to make the Speedster its swan song, putting it into limited […]