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Jeep Grand Cherokee Reveals Its 707-Horsepower SUV

That's right! This 6.2-litre V8 Hellcat engine , seen previously in the Challenger and the Charger, now sends 707bhp of power to the all-wheel-drive in the Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, while producing a colossal turning momentum of 875Nm. Dropping the supercharged 6.2-liter V8 in the Grand Cherokee's engine bay was easier said than done. Taking care of safety is a set of 15.75-inch (400 millimeter) Brembo brakes in front and 13.78-inch (350 mm) rotors in the rear, with the company looking ...

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

Nunes acknowledged Monday that he met with a "source" on the White House grounds just before announcing that associates of President Donald Trump had been caught up in USA surveillance. In his press briefing, Spicer said the White House had no objection to Yates's testimony and denied any coordination with Nunes to block it. Spicer said that Yates had asked the Justice Department for permission to testify publicly and that it had been granted.

Spotify planning direct listing that stops short of IPO

If the codependent nature of Spotify and Universal's agreement isn't enough, this chart from Statista should make it clearer: According to the RIAA , streaming brought in more than half of the United States music industry's revenue in 2016.

Twitter sues government to stop unmasking of anti-Trump account

Following Trump's inauguration in January, anonymous Twitter feeds that borrowed the names and logos of more than a dozen USA government agencies appeared to challenge the president's views on climate change and other issues. A recent message cites the text of the First Amendment. Your Views: Readers' Letters Victim advocates fear family violence summit an empty gesture ahead of election John Drinnan: When does plain talk become hate speech? .

Honor 8 Pro hands-on review

It's a BIG phone, featuring a QuadHD 5.7-inch display with 2,560 x 1,440 resolution. Next to this Cortex A73 quad-core CPU (running 2.4 GHz) and four low-power Cortex A53 cores (at 1.8 GHz) we have a Mali-G71 GPU with support for Vulkan graphics and API that increases graphics performance up to 400%.

Knicks' Rose out for season with torn meniscus

In his first season with the Knicks, Rose averaged 18 points per game and 4.4 assists per game. If I'm a Knicks fan, I'm increasingly nervous w/ every day that goes by without the Knicks waiving Rose. On Sunday, The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Rose will miss the rest of the 2016-17 season with a torn meniscus. Rose, who previously said he would like to return to NY, missed the Knicks' previous two games with what the team described as soreness and swelling.

Palmer Luckey is out at Facebook

Luckey was a cofounder of Oculus , which was acquired by Facebook in 2014 for $2 billion. Palmer Luckey, the co-founder of Oculus VR and designer of the Oculus Rift, is stepping down from his position at the company. This is Luckey's last week at Oculus, a spokesperson confirmed to CNNTech. That spurred Facebook's purchase of Oculus for almost $3 billion in 2014.

Xbox One New Update Includes Beam Integration

Beam is a live streaming service that was acquired by Microsoft along with the name a year ago, by an unknown number. This is no doubt helped by the removal of the Now Playing window. Similarly, the pop-up Guide overlay has been overhauled to put key features more easily in reach. Cortana will also appear as an overlay on the screen, allowing users to set reminders and alarms, access Party controls, and play music with simple voice controls.

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

Overheating can lead to cracked cylinder heads that leaks oil and create the possibility of an under-hood fire. Ford Motor Co., the second largest US automaker, on Wednesday announced two new recalls affecting 440,000 vehicles and expects to spend about $295 million to fix the issues.

ICICI Bank partners Truecaller for UPI-based mobile payment

The announcements were made at the company's first annual " Stay ahead " event in New Delhi. The popular service, which first started as a way to help you identify unknown callers, is now spreading its wings beyond being your complementary phonebook and voice call app.

Android O on Nexus 5X, 6P gets a preliminary root

Its aim for 2017 is to roll out new tools that will protect users who install apps from outside Google Play and aren't supported by its existing systems. One of the most hated UI element as a result of multiple flavors of Android is the inconsistency in the icons. For the unfamiliar, users can instruct the Google Assistant to carry out specific tasks on their smartphone.

Han Solo spinoff to reveal how character 'got his name'

So it comes as both utter relief and no surprise from Disney on Thursday that Carrie Fisher's performance in December's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" won't be altered through hologram technology. "That (the story) picks up with Han Solo when he was 18-years-old and takes him through when he was 24". Ben, however, has been seduced by the dark side of the Force and fights for the First Order as Kylo Ren, which means there is plenty of Skywalker-Solo family drama left to be explored in the ...

Senate votes to block internet privacy regulations

The Republican-controlled Senate voted along party lines Thursday to repeal Internet privacy protections that were approved by the Federal Communications Commission just days before Donald Trump won the election. The nation's largest broadband companies - AT&T, Comcast and Verizon - have each made acquisitions in an effort to build their digital content holdings, making them not only the companies that provide a broadband pipe into your home, but also companies whose own content rides that ...

EBay to launch Guaranteed Delivery in U.S. this summer

This is necessary for eBay since Amazon can deliver an item within an hour and let you track packages to an exact spot on the map. EBay will start rolling out Guaranteed Delivery this summer for shoppers in the US. If the items a consumer orders are covered under the guarantee, eBay says they will arrive by the delivery date. Year-to-date, EBAY has gained 14.05%, versus a 6.07% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.

US Imposes Electronics, Liquids Ban on Airlines From 13 Nations

The statement said that "following instructions from the concerned United States departments", the airline would be banning any electronic device in flight cabins except for "cellular telephones and medical devices". The Qatar Airways booking agent I talked to was clearly unaware of any potential electronics ban on her airline, for example. The new measure, expected to be announced on Tuesday by the Department of Homeland Security, was in response to an unspecified terrorist threat and ...

UK Government Pulls Youtube Ads Amid Extremism Concerns

A Government spokesman said that the committee expected a "high quality of service", and confirmed that Google had been summoned for discussions about how it would provide this. "Multimillion-dollar social media companies with ample funds are simply not investing almost enough in taking proactive action to stop extremist content from appearing and to stop it being monetised", he said."Profit comes first for these people, " he added.

Google Makes JPEGs 35% Smaller

Google scientists have developed a new way to compress JPEG images which makes them 35% smaller than is possible using existing compression methods, the company has announced on its Research Blog. Google describes the slower compression process as a "worthy tradeoff". The advantage to using Guetzli instead of a new format is that the images are still regular JPEG files, and so they're still compatible with nearly every browser and application that exists.

All New Honda WRV to only come in two variants in India

Exterior: On the exterior front, the new Honda WR-V takes design inspirations from Honda Jazz but chrome grille and headlamp integrated signature style LED DRLs & position lamps gives it a new look altogether. It comes with a 1.2 litre i-VTEC Petrol engine which has a capacity to churn out 89 bhp and a torque of 110 Nm. We would also like to add that there are just two variants for sale in both the petrol and diesel derivatives.

Several injured in attack at German train station; 2 arrests

The outlet quoted a transit agent describing the scene after a man leaped out of a vehicle and went on the attack. One photo from the scene shows paramedics treating someone lying on the ground, taped off by a cordon. Terrified passengers have taken to social media to say the situation inside the station "looks bad". Twitter user Bruno Macedo tweeted: "Man with axe chased by police in Dusseldorf".

Trying to buy a Nintendo Switch in Denver? Good luck with that

Video game stories from other sites on the web. Of course, before you start rearranging your gaming space or flushing beloved fish down the toilet, check to make sure your Switch is fully updated and your Joy-Cons are charged. A 3.7-volt 4310 mAh Li-ion battery powers the Nintendo Switch, easy to replace if damaged. This slow software trickle was likely what doomed the Wii U to be the worst seller out of Nintendo's home console offerings.

China's 2017 military budget rise slows again

Beijing's decision to opt for a low increase in military expenditure contrasts sharply with U.S. president Donald Trump's recent announcement that he will push for a 10 percent increase in defence spending. Naval War College. Ms. Fu said recent talks with China's neighbors had eased those tensions, a position Beijing has repeated often in recent weeks as Mr.

Central GST & Integrated GST law cleared in GST Council today

The four-tier tax structure will be kept at the 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent as previously approved. "So the applied rate is going to be what the council has decided", finance minister Arun Jaitley told a press conference, while expressing optimism of the prospects of the reform kicking in from July.

Office Depot, Inc. Announces New Advertising Agency of Record

The company's shares were given away at $3.64 per share worth to an income of some $85,300 on account of Allison Michael R. (NASDAQ:ODP) could bring EPS of $0.15/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Office Depot , Inc. According to consensus agreement of 13 analysts Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) will report earnings per share of $0.1 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company's results on 3/1/17 Before Market Open.

Spotify trialling Hi-Fi music tier, report claims

However, Spotify has been facing some thought competition recently from alternate services like Google Play Music, Tidal or Pandora. For the uninitiated, Hi-Fi music or lossless audio are audio files that don't lose any data in compression, resulting in higher-quality playback.

Dana White Announces Georges St-Pierre vs. Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight title. UFC president Dana White made the fight announcement Wednesday while appearing on " SportsCenter ". While GSP being listed as the slight favorite might come as a bit of a surprise, the line is likely aided by two factors.

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Reports Rise in Net Earnings

Buffett re-emphasized points he's made in the past, such as his advice to avoid high Wall Street fees by investing in low-priced index funds. Berkshire's profits rose as Buffett's many investments in subsidiaries including Geico continued to pay off.

Mobile's LTE-U network is launching this Spring

LTE-U equipment and mobile devices andintelligently tap into and share underutilized unlicensed spectrum without affecting other users on the same band, including those using conventional Wi-Fi. The FCC representative said that the transmitters have already been approved as LTE base stations before. Both sides presented their cases to the FCC, which launched a proceeding to examine the issue during the previous administration.

Pre-order: AMD new Ryzen chips with Core i7 beating performance

We'll do our best! The company seems to have invested those years in developing a new technology altogether to make their Ryzen series much more powerful than the best of Intel's offerings while keeping the price less than half of what Intel products cost.

Kansas House debates overriding veto of tax bill

Kansas lawmakers failed to override Gov. Sam Brownback's veto of bill increasing income taxes to balance budget. Kansas has struggled to balance the budget since GOP lawmakers slashed personal income taxes in 2012 and 2013 at Brownback's urging.

IOS 10.3 Beta 3 Release Date

The new update brings with it brings with it a new feature called Find My AirPods and this makes things a whole lot easier for anyone who has lost their ear buds. This third beta includes mostly bug fixes, though reviewers have identified a new "App Compatibility" section under Settings. The new betas, following standard Apple procedure, were yesterday first released to members of the Apple Developer Program ($99 per year).