A Google self-driving car was recently pulled over by a police officer in California for driving too slow.
A Mountain View, California police officer noticed that some cars were trailing behind a small, white car. The cop pulled the Google self-driving car because it was running at 24 mph along a road with a 35 mph speed limit, according to The Washington Post.
A photo of the incident went viral online this week after Facebook user Zandr Milewski posted a photo of the cop pulling over the Google self-driving car. more >>
The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid will soon be launched to add to the growing list of the Japanese carmaker's hybrid vehicles in the present market.
The new crossover, which will become Toyota's eighth hybrid car, is the most fuel-efficient among all the RAV4 editions. The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid will also top the performance levels of all its predecessors, according to CNET.
The new Toyota hybrid car is powered by a non-turbocharged, 2.5-liter four cylinder engine and the electric half of the powertrain. The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid's all-wheel drive will be able to put out a combined 194 horsepower and 2016 pound-feet of torque, the report details. more >>
Ken Ham, CEO and president of the Creation Museum, has announced that the grand opening of the Ark Encounter will take place on July 7, 2016, at Williamstown, Kentucky, and will initially be open for "40 days and 40 nights."
"We are so excited that the construction progress and schedule landed on this 7/7 date. Genesis 7:7 states that Noah and his family entered the Ark. So it's fitting we allow the public to enter the life-size Ark on 7/7," Ham revealed.
In anticipation of large crowds, the Noah's Ark project will operate for 40 days straight, before starting normal hours of operation on Aug. 15. more >>
The MacBook Pro 2016 could be released earlier than expected, if the latest rumors and speculations are to be believed.
When Apple unveiled the MacBook Pro 2016 and MacBook Air 2016 two months ago, the tech giant did not announce a definite release date for the two devices. The company's silence has spurred rumors that one of the new laptops will be out earlier than expected, or anytime between November this year and January 2016, according to Vine Report.
The latest rumors reported by the Venture Capital Post say Apple will release the MacBook Pro 2016 in December this year. The speculation is based on the discovery of a chip coded AAPLJ951 that refers to that specific device. But there are also rumors contradicting this and saying the new Apple laptop will be released around spring next year, the report relays. more >>
A new teaser for Xiaomi Mi5 has sparked online rumors that the new flagship phone will be launched on Dec. 3 during an official event of the Chinese smartphone maker.
There were earlier speculations that the Xiaomi Mi5 would be launched on Nov. 11 because of a teaser that circulated on the Chinese social network Weibo. In the teaser, a mystery device was seen bearing the caption "Mi Dual 11," according to Realty Today.
The teaser spurred speculations that Xiaomi will launch two smartphones, specifically the Xiaomi Mi5 and Xiaomi Note 2 (pro). Chinese publication Anzhuo said Xiaomi may be gearing up for an event on Dec. 3, in which the company is expected to launch the Mi5, but the phone may not be officially released until 2016. more >>
The HTC One M10 will be one of the two smartphones that the Taiwanese tech firm will be releasing in early 2016, the latest rumors say.
HTC is rumored to be planning a product release in the first quarter of 2016. The Taiwanese company is planning to release the HTC One M10 and HTC One X9 early next year, according to the International Business Times.
Rumors about the HTC One M10 proliferated after fans were disappointed with the HTC One M9, which was unveiled earlier this year. The Taiwanese firm may be working to release another flagship phone fast to compensate for the dismal sales of the M9, which failed to live up to the expectations of the consumers, Master Herald reports. more >>