Video and pictures: Alfa Romeo Sauber launch the C37 F1 car for 2018

The C37 is the first car for the Alfa Romeo and Sauber partnership One-Minute Read Tuesday, February 20, 2018 – 12:35pm The Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team have unveiled their car for the 2018 Formula One championship season – the C37. See related Formula 1 2018 guide: Grand Prix calendar and car launch dates Launched today, the C37 model “signifies the first year of the partnership between two great brands in motorsport”, Alfa Romeo and Sauber Motorsport. Drivers Marcus Ericsson and Charles Leclerc will get behind the wheel of the C37 this season and Sauber technical director Joerg Zander is positive the new car have an impact. Zander told Motorsport.com:… Read More

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The iPhone, the Pixel, and the tragic anxiety of having to choose

I’ve had a restless weekend that’s spilling over into my work week. Or maybe it’s more accurate to say that my work week has spilled over into my weekend. Whatever it is, I’ve been gripped by a fever of indecision caused by comparing Apple’s iPhone X and Google’s Pixel 2 XL side by side. I’m that rare human that has access to both phones and the ecosystem flexibility to not be immediately tied to iOS or Android. As a result, I’ve now become a most wretched electronics consumer, spoiled by the bounties on offer before me and paralyzed to choose between them. Things didn’t use to be so neurotic. Ever… Read More

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People hate Snapchat’s redesign so much that another Wall Street analyst downgraded the stock (SNAP)

Snap has recently redesigned the Snapchat app to make the distinction between friends and brands clearer. Users have reacted overwhelmingly negatively to the visual changes. This prompted analysts at Citi to downgrade its stock rating from “Neutral” to “Sell.” Wall Street is not impressed by the Snapchat redesign. Analysts at Citi bank are the latest to downgrade Snap’s stock rating, going from “Neutral” to “Sell” in a note to investors on Thursday morning. Raymond James similarly downgraded the stock to “Underperform” earlier in January. Analysts Mark May and Hao Yan wrote: “While the recent redesign of [Snap’s] flagship app could produce positive long-term benefits, [there is a] significant jump in… Read More

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Sony takes on ride-hailing in Japan as Uber looks for partners

eSony says it’s partnering with Daiwa Motor Transportation and five other local taxi companies in Japan to build a new taxi hailing system to match drivers with riders via a mobile app, similar to how Uber and countless others manage their ride-sharing services. Sony, however, plans to use AI to better predict demand to dispatch taxis more efficiently, says Nikkei, by factoring in traffic, ride histories, weather, and local events. Sony has previously implemented its AI technology in products like its Aibo robot dog. Sony aims to launch the new venture in spring alongside a new payment service. The six taxi companies (Green Cab, International Motor, Kusumi Transportation, Checker Cab… Read More

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Tottenham can win the Champions League says Lucas Moura

Description Tottenham midfielder Lucas Moura celebrates his goal against Rochdale in the FA Cup Credits Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images Alt Text Lucas Moura Tottenham Champions League Mohamed Salah praises Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool tactics and Lazio confirm Stefan de Vrij will leave on a free One-Minute Read Tuesday, February 20, 2018 – 11:52am Football news and talking points Moura: Spurs can win the Champions League New Tottenham signing Lucas Moura believes the north London club can win the Champions League this season. See related Champions League round of 16: fixtures, results and facts Spurs came back to draw 2-2 in the last-16 first leg against Juventus in Turin and will be confident… Read More

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A Swiss skier botched his landing, lost his skis, and crashed painfully on the lip of the halfpipe at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Joel Gisler crashed during a qualification run ahead of the men’s halfpipe final on Thursday.Gisler attempted a backward spin but clattered into the halfpipe’s lip and lost his skis as he slid down the slope.The Swiss skier received medical assistance but eventually walked away on his own. A Swiss freestyle skier bodged a trick and landed painfully on the lip of the halfpipe at the Winter Olympics on Tuesday. SEE ALSO: … …read more Source:: AOL.com       

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Women are more attractive in groups than when they’re alone because of something called the ‘cheerleader effect’

Research shows that women seem more attractive when they’re in a group compared to when they’re alone. It could be because when people look at a group, their brains average out the faces they see. This psychological trick is known as “the cheerleader effect.” When you ask people who use dating apps about what turns them off, something that often comes up is “group photos.” One or two is fine, but the whole dating app thing is rendered pretty useless if you can’t identify which person in a photo you’re talking to. However, there could be a subconscious reason some of us favour our group pictures. According to a new… Read More

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Kim Yo Jong, North Korea’s propaganda princess, is reportedly pregnant

Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and the head of Pyongyang’s propaganda department, is reportedly pregnant. Kim got widely positive press coverage for her trip to the Olympics, despite her role in a North Korean regime that tortures and kills its own citizens. Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and the head of Pyongyang’s propaganda department, is reportedly pregnant. During her trip to the Winter Olympics, Kim told South Korean President Moon Jae In that she’s expecting her second child, according to reports and sources reviewed by the Korea Herald. Kim exhibited some discomfort, the Korea Herald said,… Read More

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