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4 October 2017 6:05 PM Koenigsegg ready to challenge Bugatti Chiron's 0-400-0 kph record

The Swedish purveyor of insane-o-mobiles has a few choices it can pull from its quiver of hypercars. In a picture posted to its Facebook page, Koenigsegg shows a One:1 with the caption "0 - 400 - OMG!" The One:1 is a so-called "megacar," according to the automaker. That term refers its megawatt of power under the hood—a first for a production car. Also, its name refers 45

3 October 2017 6:01 PM Emergency alerts accidentally sent to mobiles at 1.30am by New Zealand's Civil Defence

Many people received a rude awakening when the New Zealand Civil Defence accidentally sent a test message at a "very inconvenient hour". Sent at 1.30am and titled "Emergency Alert", many people received a rude awakening — quite literally — when the New Zealand Civil Defence accidentally sent a test emergency alert. Three emergency alert messages accompanied 3

26 September 2017 12:32 AM Nine charts which tell you all you need to know about North Korea

As North Korea and the United States continue to trade threats, we have little idea how the war of words is perceived to the people of North Korea because the regime of Kim Jong-un maintains an iron grip over the population, carefully controlling access to the outside world. The country is often depicted as isolated and thoroughly out of step with the 21st century 8

1 June 2017 11:40 AM Sony Xperia XZ Premium breaks cover in India

The premium flagship form Sony is finally here Sony Mobiles India today unveiled the most awaited Sony flagship, the Xperia XZ Premium in India. The smartphone was announced back in February at the Mobile World Congress 2017, being the first smartphone to come with a 4K HDR display. The smartphone features Sony’s Motion Eye Camera which is capable of shooting 12

5 May 2017 1:24 AM Samsung's Galaxy S8 is the best Android phone on market and shape of things to come for all mobiles

This is mainly because of its physical design. Samsung has done away with the side 'bezels' (the bits of non-screen on each side of the phone) and most of the bezels on top and bottom. The result is a device which is almost all screen. This has some huge advantages. First, it allows Samsung to increase the size of the screen (which most people like, whether 6

23 May 2016 4:00 AM NZH Focus: Rescuers reach trapped 36 in Central Otago

• The group were in 13 vehicles spread across an area of 100m, some 4500ft above sea level on Waikaia Bush Rd, near Piano Flat. Rescuers have reached the 36 people stranded on an off-road track in Central Otago. The group stuck on Waikaia Bush Rd is currently being moved via snowcats to a point below the snowline, where they will be transferred to four wheel 8

19 May 2016 12:57 AM Telstra deal means live Netball Australia games on your mobile

Telstra has signed a rights deal with Netball Australia that will see the telco show games live on both mobiles and via Telstra TV. Telstra has announced that it’s signed a new five year deal with Netball Australia that will see it becoming the sport’s "Official Telecommunications and Technology Partner", which probably sounds great on a business card somewhere 8

20 April 2016 7:56 AM Americans cutting their wires

Americans are starting to give up on land based broadband are are connecting using their mobiles rather than fixed, wired Internet connections to their homes. The study, conducted for the Commerce Department by the U.S. Census Bureau suggests that Low-income Americans are still one of the biggest demographics to rely solely on their phones to get online 8

9 March 2016 3:43 PM Google's 'Destinations' tool helps you plan entire holidays with a single search

The latest feature from Google is a way to plan and book holidays on the go. Called Destinations, it can help you work out where to go on holiday and then let you book it, all from your mobile phone. It brings up results based on the most visited itineraries, and based on historic visits by other travellers. Searching Google on a mobile for a continent 9

6 February 2016 8:06 PM Pawan Negi star of IPL auction, Shane Watson costliest

Total 132 players bought; Indian players more sought after The auction of players for the ninth season of IPL T20 was another intense bidding war between team owners, with equal demand for marquee, as well as new players. Eight teams, which collectively had a purse of Rs 198 crore, bought 132 players at a cost of Rs 136 crore at the auction 6