Month – August 2016

Elon Musk Faces Cash Squeeze at Tesla, SolarCity - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalTwo pillars of Elon Musk’s empire are facing financial crunches as the entrepreneur seeks to combine the two companies through a controversial acquisition. Tesla Motors Inc., TSLA 0.32 % which makes electric cars, disclosed in a securities filing …5 Things We Just Learned About the Tesla-SolarCity DealFortuneMusk Promises Major Upgrade In Tesla Autopilot’s […]

Lenovo Yoga Book Embraces Android And Windows, Ditches Keys For Dual-Screens, Halo Keyboard, And Pen - Forbes

ForbesLenovo has never been a company that shies away from new, unexpected design innovation. Lenovo was a pioneer in the convertible device market with the original Yoga-branded laptops, which featured 360-degree hinges that made it possible to use the …Rewriting the tabletThe VergeLenovo’s Yoga Book could make physical keyboards an endangered speciesCNETHands On With Lenovo’s […]

Fox national poll: Clinton and Trump in virtual tie in 4-way race - Politico

PoliticoAfter weeks of slipping in the polls, Donald Trump is narrowing the advantage Hillary Clinton built in the wake of last month’s nominating conventions, a new Fox News poll of registered voters shows. The poll, released Wednesday evening, shows Clinton …Both Parties See Risk From Trump Candidacy in Down-Ballot RacesWall Street JournalWhy Clinton will always […]

Supreme Court won't let North Carolina use strict voting law - Washington Post

Washington PostThe Supreme Court will not allow North Carolina in the coming election to use a strict voting law that a lower court found was enacted “with almost surgical precision” to blunt the influence of African American voters. The court said Wednesday it would …Supreme Court won’t reinstate North Carolina voter ID lawCNNSupreme Court Blocks […]

Dilma Rousseff Ousted in Historic Brazil Impeachment Vote - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalBRASÍLIA— Dilma Rousseff, a former leftist guerrilla who defied a dictatorship but struggled as Brazil’s president, was removed from office Wednesday following an impeachment trial she condemned as a coup. Far from ending Brazil’s monthslong political …Brazil’s President Rousseff ousted from office by SenateYahoo NewsBrazil’s Senate ousts Dilma Rousseff in impeachment voteCNNDefiant to […]

How to Go to Cuba Now - New York Times

New York TimesTourists wait for the driver for a car tour around Revolution Square in central Havana. Credit Mauricio Lima for The New York Times. Once off-limits to most Americans, Cuba became just another stop on JetBlue’s international network on Wednesday, when …A 72-minute trip from Fort Lauderdale to central Cuba makes historyMiami HeraldHistoric commercial […]

Lenovo launches the Yoga Tab 3 Plus, a "personal TV" - Android Police

Android PoliceLenovo has announced the Yoga Tab 3 Plus, a mid-sized tablet that the company claims is better than a portable television, at IFA in Berlin. The Chinese company is specifically touting the Tab 3 Plus’s screen and audio. The Yoga Tab 3 Plus is built …Rewriting the tabletThe VergeLenovo’s Yoga Book could make physical […]

5 Things We Just Learned About the Tesla-SolarCity Deal - Fortune

FortuneWhen Tesla tsla CEO Elon Musk first proposed buying his other company SolarCity scty in June, some people thought Musk had gone into insane mode just like his electric cars. There were the glaringly obvious conflicts of interest, as Musk is not only …Tesla Motors: We’re Going to Need to Sell More Stock, AgainMotley FoolTesla […]