Hayao Miyazaki doc: An analog animation master finds new technical challenges

The trailer for Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki If the name Hayao Miyazaki means anything to you, new documentary Never-Ending Man will, too. The film provides a pretty intimate, charming portrayal of the legendary animator from the announcement of his retirement (September 2013) through much of the production on Boro The Caterpillar, Miyazaki’s first film done entirely with CGI (that short film debuted […]

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’: Here’s The Technical Reason This Movie Looks So Incredible

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, which has earned rave reviews so far, is being hailed as the best animated movie of 2018. That comes down to a matter of taste, which makes the claim debatable. But here’s something that’s definitely not up for debate: this film doesn’t look like any other animated feature. So how exactly […]

Passengers Stranded for Nearly 30 Hours Due to Technical Issue With Scoot Plane

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Mic drop: Trump ditches headset after technical difficulties at G20

Trump had barely arrived at the G20 summit in Argentina before the gaffes began. Listening to a greeting from Argentinian President Mauricio Macri, Trump ditched his translation headset, apparently due to technical difficulties. The leaders, who know each other personally from their days in the business world, greeted each other like old friends at Macri’s […]

X Factor 2018: Dermot O’Leary forced to apologise after MAJOR technical fault stops show

X Factor viewers tuned in to see the first live shows of the series kick off earlier this evening.  However, moments into the show, host Dermot O’Leary, 45, was forced to apologise for a technical fault and epic blunder, which both came within seconds of each other.  The voiceover introduced Danny Tetley as Anthony Russel […]

Face scanning in US airports is rife with technical problems

If you’ve had misgivings about the effectiveness of Homeland Security’s airport face scanning (let alone the privacy implications), you’re not alone. The department’s Inspector General has issued a report warning that the scanning system is struggling with “technical and operational challenges.” Customs and Border Protection could only use the technology with 85 percent of passengers […]

Porsche Drops Technical Specs for Electric Taycan

Electric cars are a polarizing matter among automotive enthusiasts. While a small group of ardent EV loyalists exist, a large portion of car people look at them with varying levels of contempt. However, let’s not kid ourselves, electrification is an inevitability. Even if EVs don’t proliferate like rabbits in springtime, standard powertrains will continue to […]

Sydney Airport hit with major delays after a technical failure – is your flight affected?

The IT failure affected the CCTV system delaying the processing of passengers at the airport’s international terminal and domestic terminal one and two. Without a functioning CCTV system, airport staff were unable to process passengers for their flights with delay times of over two hours. Hundreds of passengers have therefore been left angry and have […]

'Fire and Fury' author Wolff fakes technical glitch to dodge question on Trump's alleged affair

The author of the Trump-bashing bestseller ‘Fire and Fury’ Michael Wolff was hit with an inconvenient question in an Australian TV interview. So inconvenient, in fact, that he had to feign a technical malfunction and run off. The meltdown occurred during an interview with Channel 9’s “Today Australia” anchor Ben Fordham, who asked Wolff about […]