Czinger reveals $1m Hyper GT with 1233bhp V8 and gullwing doors

American hypercar start-up Czinger has revealed “the most powerful grand tourer ever produced” to join its uber-fast 21C hypercar, as it pushes to become an established car maker with “a portfolio like Lamborghini”. Named the Czinger Hyper GT, the two-door, four-seat saloon concept will get the same 1233bhp twin-turbocharged 2.88-litre hybridised V8 engine as the… Continue reading Czinger reveals $1m Hyper GT with 1233bhp V8 and gullwing doors

Power Up Anywhere With the Best Travel Adapters

The pandemic is far from over, but parts of the world are once again welcoming travelers. Whether you’re planning a country-hopping odyssey or a quick business trip, your journey will go more smoothly with the right kit. That includes a good travel adapter so you can safely charge all of your gadgets wherever you land.… Continue reading Power Up Anywhere With the Best Travel Adapters

Thrones v. Rings: The Biggest Battle in TV History Is Here

The Monitor is a weekly column devoted to everything happening in the WIRED world of culture, from movies to memes, TV to Twitter. Fantasy stories, in recent years, have become the stuff of prestige TV. This isn’t to say the genre wasn’t always prestigious, but now properties like The Sandman and The Witcher are getting… Continue reading Thrones v. Rings: The Biggest Battle in TV History Is Here

Zūm founder strikes balance between accessibility and a massive logistics network

Zūm’s mission is simple – to introduce student transportation that is reliable, efficient, sustainable and transparent. To achieve the feat of modernizing an incredibly outdated, stuck-in-the-mud system, Zūm relies on cloud-based analytics software to create an agile bus routing system with real-time visibility for schools and parents. The startup also uses a diverse fleet that… Continue reading Zūm founder strikes balance between accessibility and a massive logistics network

The Best Ebook Subscription Services for Every Kind of Reader

While an ebook subscription might sound ideal, you should take some time to consider the pros and cons of each one. These digital reading services are often billed as the equivalent of Netflix or Spotify for books, and there are similarities, but ebook subscriptions also have some unexpected restrictions. Content: All ebook subscription services offer… Continue reading The Best Ebook Subscription Services for Every Kind of Reader

Shima Capital Closes $200M Maiden Fund to Support Web3 Founders

Shima Capital, a San Francisco, CA-based global venture firm that invests in early-stage blockchain companies across all market cycles, launched its debut fund. Shima Capital Fund I raised $200 million receiving support from notable investors including Dragonfly Capital, Bill Ackman, Animoca, OKex, Mirana Ventures, Republic, and Andrew Yang, among others. Founded in 2021 by veteran investor Yida Gao, Shima… Continue reading Shima Capital Closes $200M Maiden Fund to Support Web3 Founders

Crypto.com Reportedly Doing More Layoffs After Promising It Wouldn’t

The crypto bloodbath continues. Hush Hush Though the company has yet to make a public announcement, Decrypt reports that embattled cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com is set to make yet another round of mass layoffs. What was that about fortune favoring the brave? The trading platform cut an initial five percent of its workforce back in June,… Continue reading Crypto.com Reportedly Doing More Layoffs After Promising It Wouldn’t

Accident with autonomous vehicle near Reutlingen?

An autonomous car is said to have been involved in an accident on Monday. One person died and several were injured. It was surprising news following the fatal accident of a Uber robot car 2018 in Arizona. At that time, a test car ran over a woman crossing the street. It turned out that the… Continue reading Accident with autonomous vehicle near Reutlingen?

Lyft announces new battle plan in the autonomous vehicle race

Motional Lyft is planning to deploy a massive driverless car fleet beginning in 2023. In anticipation of that milestone the company, which has partnered with self-driving car developer Motional, is updating its existing robotaxi service in Las Vegas with brand new all-electric models. The IONIQ-5 vehicles, developed by Motional atop a Hyundai platform, provide L4… Continue reading Lyft announces new battle plan in the autonomous vehicle race

California Wants Tesla to Stop Calling Half-Finished System “Full Self-Driving”

This could be really bad for Tesla. Name Game Tesla’s “Full Self-Driving” (FSD) package may soon come to a full stop — under its current name, at least, because California authorities aren’t fans of what they say is the feature’s misleading name. In a complaint against the electric automaker last month, the California DMV alleged… Continue reading California Wants Tesla to Stop Calling Half-Finished System “Full Self-Driving”