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Here’s how Volkswagen plans to sell 1M electrified cars annually

Volkswagen is embarking on a green car offensive. The company is working on a new modular platform for electric vehicles, while Porsche and Audi are each designing long-range EVs that will hit the market in a few years.
Virtual Reality

Microsoft Research project could bring quality VR to phones

Next month, a team of researchers will present the FlashBack system, which uses a different method of rendering objects to deliver high quality VR content to underpowered hardware.

Meet the photographer who steampunks her own exquisite cameras

Photographer Dora Goodman's handcrafted restorations breathe life into old cameras, with additions such as gold and wood. Despite their beauty and expense, she's not willing to sell her creations.

Here’s what made last night’s Top Gear premiere really interesting

The LaFerrari Spider got a very unusual reveal on "Top Gear." Gordon Ramsay brandished what he said was a key to the new convertible supercar, which the celebrity chef also claimed would be limited to 150 units.

To get the straight skinny on all things Tesla, livestream today's annual meeting

Telsa's 2016 annual shareholders meeting livestreams from the Computer History Museum today. CEO Elon Musk's Q&A should be the most entertaining and elucidating part. Questions preselected from the Tesla Motor Club will lead off.
Cool Tech

Classic Pong game gets mechanical makeover

More than 40 years after it took the gaming world by storm, Pong has been brought to life again via the creative genius of Daniel Perdomo, who has created a coffee-table version of the game that can be played in your living room.

Mophie cuts the cord with its first wireless charging iPhone 6S and Galaxy S7 cases

Looking to cut the charging cable? Mophie's latest charging case not only offers backup battery and wireless charging, but also magnetically connects to its base, meaning that you don't have to take the time to clip your phone into a base.

Dell refreshes its Inspiron family of 2-in-1s and notebooks at Computex 2016

Dell revealed a refreshed lineup of Inspiron 2-in-1 hybrids and laptops that arenow available. This includes the world's first 17-inch 2-in-1 solution with 1,920 x 1,080 resolution.

New EU hate speech rules agreed to by Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Microsoft

In a moment of unity among tech giants and the European Union, Facebook, Twitter, Google-owned YouTube, and Microsoft agreed on Tuesday to a new code of conduct that seeks to address hate speech within 24 hours in Europe.
Social Media

New details of huge Tumblr data breach reveal possible connection to LinkedIn hackers

New details of the massive data breach suffered by Tumblr in 2013 reveal a possible connection between a spate of social media hacking incidents that occurred around the same time, including the theft of over 160 million LinkedIn passwords.