Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

IndyCar to introduce Red Bull-developped aeroscreen in 2020 IndyCar to introduce Red Bull-developped aeroscreen in 2020

RBAT says the enhanced driver safety technology is created to reduce the risk of injury from flying debris or other objects striking the cockpit area. "IndyCar has always been on the forefront of driver safety", said Scott Dixon , the five-time and ...

Boring Co shows 127 miles per hour tunnel run without guide wheels Boring Co shows 127 miles per hour tunnel run without guide wheels

Musk thinks his tunnel designs are the answer to road congestion and is argues his tunnelling tech can both cut costs and the time it takes to construct tunnels. What happens if a auto breaks down, or if a collision somehow takes place, and how p...

Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade fears Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade fears

The index is down 4.2% so far in May, though it's still sporting a gain of 12.6% for the year. Declining issues outnumbered advancers for a 3.96-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and a 4.12-to-1 ratio on the Nasdaq. Future contracts for the Dow rose more than...

Canopy Growth Corporation (CGC) Stock Recorded change of 2.29% Canopy Growth Corporation (CGC) Stock Recorded change of 2.29%

This research is typically not concerned with how the underlying financials of the company look but how the stocks have been trading. Generally, as the price of stock rises, the RSI will rise as well, because average gains will outstrip average losse...

Saudi Aramco signs US LNG deal with Sempra Saudi Aramco signs US LNG deal with Sempra

Saudi Arabian Oil Co., also known as Aramco, said Wednesday it would buy 5 million tons of liquid natural gas per year from Sempra Energy, based in San Diego. Aramco has been exploring natural gas partnerships and assets in North America, the Russian...

Amazon facial recognition shareholder proposals are voted down Amazon facial recognition shareholder proposals are voted down

Yet the Amazon measures represented a growing backlash against facial-recognition software, which is increasingly used everywhere from police departments to rock concerts to homes, stores and schools. Media Lab have both said the technology is flaw...

Allianz leads C$100 mln funding round for fintech Wealthsimple Allianz leads C$100 mln funding round for fintech Wealthsimple

This is Wealthsimple's fifth round of financing since announcing a strategic partnership with Power Financial in 2015. The first four rounds were provided exclusively from Power Financial - which had invested $238-million in Wealthsimple , as ...

Stocks of two top Chinese surveillance giants dive on US blacklist report Stocks of two top Chinese surveillance giants dive on US blacklist report

The United States placed Huawei Technologies on a trade blacklist last week, making it extremely hard for USA firms to do business with the world's largest telecom network gear maker, in a major escalation in the trade war. The company's products e...

CIBC posts marginal rise in profit on higher expenses, loan loss provisions CIBC posts marginal rise in profit on higher expenses, loan loss provisions

The correct version of this piece can be accessed at https://slatersentinel.com/news/2019/05/21/british-columbia-investment-management-corp-takes-position-in-canadian-imperial-bank-of-commerce-cm.html. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.12, ...

The Audi TT Is Getting Replaced by an The Audi TT Is Getting Replaced by an "Emotive" Electric Car

When it launched in 1998, the two-seat TT won numerous fans but more importantly, it established Audi as a design leader. The third-generation TT Mk3 continued that in 2014, including a 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder in the Audi TT RS.

Skoda reveals electric Citigo-e iV as affordable EV offering Skoda reveals electric Citigo-e iV as affordable EV offering

It's Skoda's first production hybrid but, given how long we've been able to buy Passat and Golf GTEs, it perhaps doesn't feel like quite the landmark moment the Czech company hopes. Nevertheless, it ought to be a more than pleasant thing; we've alway...

Tesla sales set for record-breaking quarter, CEO Elon Musk reportedly says Tesla sales set for record-breaking quarter, CEO Elon Musk reportedly says

In the email sent late on Wednesday, Musk said the company had racked up over 50,000 net new orders this quarter as of Tuesday. "Sob! We're obviously very sad that the lovely and talented Adam now won't be joining us, but know he'll do a great job at...

Royal Mail to introduce second daily delivery of parcels Royal Mail to introduce second daily delivery of parcels

The aim of the investment programme is to focus on customer service improvements, digital initiatives, network enhancements and new ways of working to deliver more productivity and efficiency. Total parcel volume was up eight per cent a year ago, whi...

Oil plummets 5pct, on track for biggest weekly drop in 2019 Oil plummets 5pct, on track for biggest weekly drop in 2019

The ongoing shift in USA trade policy may become a growing concern as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) insists that 'consumers in the United States and China are unequivocally the losers from trade tensions, ' and the group goes onto say that 'f...

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket With 60 Satellites Lifts Off From Cape Canaveral SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket With 60 Satellites Lifts Off From Cape Canaveral

There's a chance that sections of the nose cone will be retrieved as well. Approximately one hour and two minutes after liftoff, the Starlink satellites will begin deployment at an altitude of 440km. "The goal of the Starlink system is to provide h...

Telstra launch Australia's first 5G hotspot Telstra launch Australia's first 5G hotspot

Telstra was quick to announce that they would be bringing the HTC 5G Hub to their network, and it has gone on sale online today and in stores on 28 May - making it the first commercially-available 5G device in Australia. The small plan costs $70 pe...

Tesla’s new Autopilot function is dumber, more risky than a human driver Tesla’s new Autopilot function is dumber, more risky than a human driver

It doesn't appear to react to brake lights or turn signals, it can't anticipate what other drivers will do, and as a result, you constantly have to be one step ahead of it". Earlier in May, Consumer Reports' own Model 3 (that it purchased for testi...

Quinnipiac Poll: Strong economy not helping Trump with voters Quinnipiac Poll: Strong economy not helping Trump with voters

Bernie Sanders to Sen. "It's former vice president Joseph Biden and then there's everyone else, descending from Senator Bernie Sanders to Senator Elizabeth Warren to Senator Kamala Harris to a bunch of people most Democrats have never heard of", M...

China Says Lodged 'Solemn' Protest With US Over Huawei China Says Lodged 'Solemn' Protest With US Over Huawei

Major Japanese and British mobile carriers said this week they would delay releasing new Huawei handsets as a result of the USA sanctions. China berated the United States for "bullying" Huawei on Thursday as Panasonic joined a parade of foreign c...

Nike, Adidas, among 170 firms urge Trump to end China trade war Nike, Adidas, among 170 firms urge Trump to end China trade war

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said a resumption of trade talks with China is not on the calendar yet. Trump predicted a swift end to the trade war with China, although no high-level talks have been scheduled between the two countries sinc...

Coli Scare has Company Officials Recall 60K Pounds of Raw Beef Products Coli Scare has Company Officials Recall 60K Pounds of Raw Beef Products

A full list of recalled beef products from Aurora Packing can be viewed here. The problem was discovered during random sample testing by the FSIS. Products covered by the recall carry an establishment number of "EST". According to the USDA, symptom...

The walking robot that assists driverless delivery vans The walking robot that assists driverless delivery vans

An undated handout image of Digit , a two-legged walking robot that can lift packages that weigh up to 40 pounds. If Digit encounters an unexpected obstacle, it will send an SOS to the vehicle so that a navigation solution can be found.

Three reviewing Huawei 5G smartphone launches following United States ban Three reviewing Huawei 5G smartphone launches following United States ban

While the USA technology major on Wednesday put off this decision for 90 days after United States temporarily eased the ban on Huawei, Indian retailers are still wary of recommending the brand to their customers. Japanese telecom firm SoftBank said i...

Corn gains for 8th session as rains stall U.S. corn planting Corn gains for 8th session as rains stall U.S. corn planting

Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) corn futures rose for a seventh straight session and hit the highest point in a year on Tuesday on worries about reduced U.S. Department of Agriculture's Crop Progress compared to last week, but planting still remains be...

Las Vegas Backs Elon Musk’s $49 Million Underground Transit System Las Vegas Backs Elon Musk’s $49 Million Underground Transit System

Announcing the deal on Twitter, Elon Musk said The Boring Company plans to start construction on the Loop by July and is aiming to have it completed by "end of year". The Boring Company is all about high-speed underground tubes. The Las Vegas Con...

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