Chevrolet Corvette C5, Nissan 300ZX In Disguise
Wished you could have that shiny red Corvette instead of the Nissan you hold the keys to? Well, this guy did, and it resulted in him turning his Nissan 300ZX into a C5 Chevrolet Corvette impersonation. This Nissan has had a full-blown identity shift with bodywork that, at a very quick glance, might have you thinking it was a Corvette. [...]
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Artemis, the ag-tech startup formerly known as Agrilyst, today announced that it has raised an $8 million Series A funding round. The round was co-led by Astanor Ventures and Talis Capital, with participation from iSelect Fund and New York State's Empire State Development Fund. With this, the company, which won our 2015 Disrupt SF Battlefield competition, has now raised a total of $11.75 million. When Agrilyst launched, the company mostly focused on helping indoor farmers [...]
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New bill needed to tackle hostile activity by Russia and others, says home secretaryHostile state actors – spies, assassins or hackers directed by the government of another country – are to be targeted by refreshed espionage and treason laws, the home secretary has announced.In a speech to security officials in central London, Sajid Javid revealed plans to publish a new espionage bill to tackle increased hostile state activity from countries including but not limited to [...]
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The Austrian vice chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, resigned on Saturday after two German newspapers published footage of him apparently offering lucrative government contracts to a potential Russian benefactor. The daily Süddeutsche Zeitung and the weekly Der Spiegel published extracts of covert video on Friday, which purportedly showed Strache offering government contracts to a Russian woman purportedly interested in investing large amounts of money in Austria.Austria prepares for fresh elections after Ibiza video scandalContinue reading... [...]
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Trump criticized Fox News for ‘wasting airtime' on Buttigieg, saying Fox is ‘moving more and more to the losing side'Pete Buttigieg jabbed at Donald Trump during a Fox News town hall on Sunday, saying he understands why people and the media are “mesmerized” by the president's tweets because “it is the nature of grotesque things that you can't look away”. Related: Trump lashes out at Justin Amash after Republican talks of impeachment Continue reading... [...]
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DHS: 2018 saw increase in migrant naturalizations
Does this mean President Trump's immigration crackdown is working? Ron Meyer and Chuck Rocha weigh in. [...]
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Britain's largest carmaker hit by weak Chinese market and falling diesel salesJaguar Land Rover suffered the largest loss in its history last year, sinking £3.6bn into the red as it wrestled with a weak Chinese market, falling diesel sales and a one-off downward revision to the value of its business.Britain's largest carmaker, owned by India's Tata Motors, pointed to a return to profitability in the fourth quarter of the year, when it recorded a £120m [...]
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Ukraine's new president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, took the oath of office on Monday and immediately announced he was dissolving parliament and calling a snap election, aiming to win seats in a legislature still dominated by politicians loyal to his predecessorUkraine's leader takes office and immediately calls snap electionContinue reading... [...]
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In partnership with TechCrunch, The Europas Awards, recognising the hottest tech startups in Europe since 2009, is now open for its public vote. We've sorted and sifted through a record number of entries this year to compile an editorially driven long list of some of Europe's most exciting startups and investors. Voting is now live, so please go and vote. The public vote will close on 29 May 2019, 11:59 PM BST. Vote in the awards by individual [...]
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It's a year since Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force and leaky adtech is now facing privacy complaints in four more European Union markets. This ups the tally to seven markets where data protection authorities have been urged to investigate a core function of behavioral advertising. The latest clutch of GDPR complaints aimed at the real-time bidding (RTB) system have been filed in Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Spain. All the complaints argue that [...]
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