Steve December 2, 2021

Tesla’s megacasting technique—using giant casting machines to make car bodies with just a few massive cast parts—greatly reduces the complexity of the body assembly process, saving costs and improving efficiency. Tesla is producing Model Y at Gigafactory Texas using an enormous Giga Press to cast a single rear body piece, which replaced 70 different parts. […]

Steve December 2, 2021

South Korea is tightening recently relaxed restrictions on social gatherings as it grapples with its worst wave of the virus since the start of the pandemic By KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press December 3, 2021, 3:34 AM • 3 min read SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea is tightening recently relaxed restrictions on social gatherings as […]

Steve December 2, 2021

The omicron variant of COVID-19 has been discovered in at least five states, showing yet again how mutations of the virus can circumnavigate the globe with speed and ease By MICHELLE L. PRICE and BOBBY CAINA CALVAN Associated Press December 3, 2021, 3:32 AM • 5 min read NEW YORK — The omicron variant of […]

Steve December 2, 2021

The CPU (or processor) is the brain of your computer, so it’s vital that it runs nice and smoothly. Under duress, the CPU temperature can start getting hot, at which point your PC may start slowing down, crashing and – over the long term – the CPU may die. Here’s how to cool down your […]

Steve December 2, 2021

Discord users are facing a weird issue when making calls where it keeps disconnecting and reconnecting automatically. This ruins the experience, as you miss out on what was said or shown during the call. Here are several troubleshooting tips to help resolve the issue. Discord Calls Disconnecting Discord hasn’t addressed or identified the cause of […]

Steve December 2, 2021

WASHINGTON —  Congress approved a government spending bill late Thursday, averting a potential government shutdown with about 24 hours to spare after the latest example of the partisan standoffs crippling Washington’s most basic functions. Republican and Democratic congressional leaders had brokered an agreement Thursday morning to fund the government through Feb. 18. But getting the deal […]

Steve December 2, 2021

Alec Baldwin said he has only one unresolved question about the fatal shooting on the “Rust” film set: “Where did the live round come from?” Baldwin detailed his shock and disbelief after the Oct. 21 shooting that killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, 42, and discussed the moments before it in an interview with ABC News’ George […]

Steve December 2, 2021

A former Arizona nurse who sexually assaulted an incapacitated patient at a long-term care facility where she later gave birth was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday. The man, Nathan Sutherland, was sentenced to the maximum allowed under the sexual assault charge that he pleaded guilty to in September. The sexual assault of the […]

Steve December 2, 2021

Source: The Hill Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said on Thursday night that he is supporting a GOP effort to nix President Biden’s vaccine mandate for larger businesses, which is expected to get a vote in the Senate next week. “Let me be clear, I do not support any government vaccine mandate on private businesses. That’s […]

Steve December 2, 2021

World’s third-largest economy has lagged other rich nations in its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Published On 3 Dec 20213 Dec 2021 Japan’s services sector activity grew at the fastest pace in more than two years in November on a jump in new business, signalling stronger consumer confidence as the coronavirus pandemic subsided. The world’s […]

Steve December 2, 2021

Hwaseong, South Korea – Asia-Pacific countries have almost entirely missed out on the global recovery of air travel, with flights still down more than 90 percent compared with pre-pandemic levels, new figures show. The region is the only part of the world to see practically no improvement in air travel during the past year, with […]

Steve December 2, 2021

The US states of New York and Hawaii have reported its first cases of the Omicron variant, as the United States brought in new measures to combat COVID-19. New York became the fourth state to confirm cases of the new strain, while Hawaii is the fifth with a total of at least 10 cases now […]

Steve December 2, 2021

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Steve December 2, 2021

Toyota has reportedly partnered with China’s BYD to build a new affordable electric car to launch next year. The Japanese automaker has widely been recognized as a laggard in the transition to electric vehicles. Years of betting on hydrogen fuel cells and hybrid vehicles has put Toyota behind on battery-electric vehicles. The automaker only recently […]