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Mercedes to invest $1 billion to make its Alabama plant EQ ready

Mercedes-Benz has set the ball rolling across the globe, making strategic provisions and investments in its electric endeavour. Latest in the scheme of things is the 1.3 billion dollar investment into its Alabama facility in the US to make it EQ ready. Mercedes’ electric car range is…

Mercedes is building smarter headlights for its cars of the future

In a dark garage at the Mercedes-Benz headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany, a flat gray S-Class illuminates a white screen at the end of long hall. The headlights blast on and while the light is bright, it’s not that impressive. Then Stefan Toepfer, electronic and software developer for exterior…

Word 2016: A guide to its desktop publishing tools

Microsoft Word has come a long way since the “pre-Windows, non-mouse” versions used between 1983 to 1990. Back then, there were NO graphics, not even a graphical user interface. The Word 1.0 for Windows 3.0 version was a notable improvement, but then it took two decades…

Bluetooth support is finally making its way to Google Home

Do you own a Google Home smart speaker? If so, did you know it actually has a Bluetooth chip inside? Yes, really. Except it wasn’t activated up until this point, for reasons that are unclear. Anyway, here’s the good news: Bluetooth support is finally rolling out to a…

Force India might drop India from its name

Force India is considering a name change to give it a more global appeal and flavour. So the Formula 1 team is mulling over drop the ‘India’ from its name. The team boss, Vijay Mallya, said that the whole idea behind naming it Force India was…

Ford using first over-the-air software updates to its 2016 cars

inShare SAN FRANCISCO, – Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would delve into the growing arena of “over-the-air” software updates, adding Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its Sync 3-equipped 2016 vehicles for the first time via a wireless software update. The latest upgrade to…