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Polestar Precept showcases a greener EV, expands on the Google-based control system

Polestar Precept showcases a greener EV, expands on the Google-based control system

1 month ago   |   Pocket-lint

Polestar is using its new Precept concept to explore two areas. The first is about make the whole car greener - not just the drivetrain - as well as expanding on the...
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Updated Android Auto attempts to irons out V5 creases

1 month ago   |   Sunday Times Driving

GOOGLE'S Android Auto app has, since its launch in 2014, attempted to provide a viable alternative to the often tempestuous entertainment software in modern cars. Designed so...
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Woman and two children injured after being hit by car in Nuneaton on school run

Woman and two children injured after being hit by car in Nuneaton on school run

1 month ago   |   The Sun

A WOMAN and two children have been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car on the school run. Emergency crews were scrambled to Nuneaton at around 3.30pm after the horror...
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Two dead and seven injured in seven car pile-up in East London

Two dead and seven injured in seven car pile-up in East London

1 month ago   |   The Sun   |   4 articles

TWO people died and seven others were injured in a seven car-pile up in East London today. The man and woman were declared dead at the scene of the horror smash in Romford at...
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Google parent pulls the plug on power-generating kite project

Google parent pulls the plug on power-generating kite project

1 month ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Google-parent Alphabet is shutting down its power-generating kites company Makani, the first closure of a so-called moonshot project since founders Larry Page and...
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Google Cloud rolls up in an AMD second-gen Epyc test car, looks you in the eye, pats the passenger seat

1 month ago   |   The Register

Meanwhile: Chip fabs still running just fine in China, FYI, says analyst Google has added rentable virtual machines powered by AMD's second-generation Epyc Rome server...
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The beautifully understated nav display on the 2020 Jaguar XE is second to none

The beautifully understated nav display on the 2020 Jaguar XE is second to none

1 month ago   |   TechRadar

With apologies to Audi and several other automakers, the best car nav display in any car is in the 2020 Jaguar XE. I was blown away by the crisp and clear directional aid...
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First NHS staff to be tested for coronavirus at Chessington World of Adventures

First NHS staff to be tested for coronavirus at Chessington World of Adventures

The facility will allow NHS workers to remain in their cars while they are tested. NHS staff are to be tested for coronavirus from next week at Chessington World of... Read more ...

Man in self-isolation watches through window as traffic wardens ticket his cars

Man in self-isolation watches through window as traffic wardens ticket his cars

Peter Pratt was sent home from work last week after picking up a sore throat and bad chest - coronavirus Covid-19 symptoms. He could not collect his parking permits and nobody... Read more ...

Traffic warden issues four fines to man who can't move car due to self-isolation

Traffic warden issues four fines to man who can't move car due to self-isolation

He has four fines so far - but can't leave the house to move his car A man who is in self-isolation due to the Coronavirus pandemic, as per the government guidance, has been... Read more ...

Police hunt boy who flagged down healthcare worker's car and coughed in her face

Police hunt boy who flagged down healthcare worker's car and coughed in her face

The culprit told the "distressed" victim she now had coronavirus and ran away laughing in Banchory, Aberdeenshire. Read more ...

Love Island's Molly-Mae Hague's cat returns home after being hit by two cars

Love Island's Molly-Mae Hague's cat returns home after being hit by two cars

Molly-Mae Hague's beloved tabby cat has returned home after spending two weeks under vet's care when he was hit by two different cars and somehow survived Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: Do you still have to pay Car Tax while the UK is in lockdown?

Coronavirus UK: Do you still have to pay Car Tax while the UK is in lockdown?

Formerly busy roads across the UK are empty as people stay inside Coronavirus continues to disrupt daily lives across the globe, with people breaking lockdown rules at risk of... Read more ...

Pensioner, 73, crashed into nurse after going week without food in...

Pensioner, 73, crashed into nurse after going week without food in self-isolation

Lucy Duncan( raced to the rescue of an elderly man who feared he had coronavirus An off-duty nurse rushed to help an elderly man who crashed into her car after going more than... Read more ...

Woman who coughed at police officer after saying she had coronavirus jailed...

Woman who coughed at police officer after saying she had coronavirus jailed for 12 weeks

Police spoke to the woman after she was seen kicking a car A woman who claimed she had coronavirus and coughed in a police officer's face has been jailed. Joanne Turner, 35... Read more ...

You can turn your car into a home office with handy attachments

You can turn your car into a home office with handy attachments

Handy steering wheel attachments for laptops and the use of onboard wi-fi in the latest models means the car could be the ideal place to get work done during the pandemic. Read more ...

Sorry, Life After Lockdown Won't Be Dramatically Different

Sorry, Life After Lockdown Won't Be Dramatically Different

Now that we're all locked up for the foreseeable future , we have time to imagine how we may have changed by the time normal life returns. The reality is we won't change much... Read more ...