Like all proper supercars, Zenvo’s $1.8 million ST1s can catch fire on a warm day, especially if you push them on the track. It’s true that 1,100 horsepower generates some heat, but that’s fine as long as you’re prepared. Read more....
Oil tanker Ye Chi reported fire in superstructure in living quarters to MRCC Shanghai caught fire yesterday (August 3) afternoon off Dayangshan Island, Shanghai.
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The U.S. Navy has confirmed that a fire broke out on board USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20) while the ship was in Viktor Lenac Shipyard in Rijeka, Croatia this past Friday, with the extent of damage still unknown. The Navy said the fire occurred July 31 and lasted about 45 minutes before it was extinguished by […] The post U.S. Show More Summary
Danish supercar startup Zenvo has had a string of bad luck bringing its 1,104-horsepower ST1 to market. After a prototype version suffered a crash during a track day event back in 2010, a more advanced example famously caught fire while being tested by Jeremy Clarkson for an episode of Top Gear that aired in 2014. Now the supercharged and...
Halt and Catch Fire, a show about technological innovation in the '80s, has been a throwback in the best possible way. A large part of that lies in its music selection, which not only re-creates the era, but allows the characters to inhabit wonderfully specific worlds — from Cameron writing... More »
AMC's computer-business drama just finished one of the year's best TV seasons. It deserves another one.
Recently, while discussing Halt and Catch Fire, my husband reminded me of the allegory of the long spoons, in which the tables in hell are heaped high with the most delicious of foods, yet not one of the inhabitants can enjoy the feast because their unwieldy utensils disallow them from... More »
Trouble can follow you from anywhere, to anywhere — from your past jobs, past relationships, past missteps — sometimes all the way to northern California. That's the lesson that Donna, Gordon, Cam and Joe learn in the Season 2 finale...Show More Summary
[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers from the Season 2 finale of AMC's Halt and Catch Fire. Read at your own risk.] Looks like Halt and Catch Fire is prepping for another major reboot. After a season that jumped forward in...Show More Summary
True to its technological roots, Halt and Catch Fire received a major upgrade for its second season. Building on the strength of its first go-round’s final episodes, the AMC series about a quartet of troubled computer geniuses trying to build the next big thing in the Silicon Prairie of ’80s... More »
In the end, everyone is who she is. As the second season of Halt And Catch Fire ends, Cameron and Donna take what they’ve learned and triumph, while Gordon and Joe revert back to who they were and are left behind. Not that the lead characters of season one see themselves that way, necessarily. Show More Summary
Showrunner Jonathan Lisco tells THR how Joe getting betrayed will change him and whether the season-two finale could be a satisfying series ender. read more
As Halt and Catch Fire's Mackenzie Davis explains, this season has been all about watching Cameron come to terms with just how ambitious she really is.
Season 2 of Halt and Catch Fire comes to a conclusion Sunday night. One of the most compelling characters this season has certainly been Donna, played by Kerry Bishé. Last year she was introduced as the wife of main character Gordon, but has clearly become an equal lead on the show as Cameron’s (Mackenzie Davis) business partner at the online gaming company Mutiny.
If you purchased an NVIDIA Shield tablet sometime within the last year to get your gaming fix, you’re in a bit of a pickle. A recall released by the company today says that the battery found within certain models “can overheat and pose...Show More Summary
Over the past year, Nvidia’s Shield Tablet has become one of the top tablets for Android users. Today, the company recalled the devices, saying they’re prone to, uh, no easy way to say this, exploding into flames. Read more...
If you happen to own an Nvidia Shield tablet, don’t use it again until you check which battery it uses, otherwise, it could catch fire. There are two batteries types used in the devices, and one is faulty. To check which one is used in your particular Shield, go into your Settings menu scroll down […]
Nvidia is issuing a voluntary recall for its 8-inch Shield tablets after determining that they may, in fact, combust. The company has learned that the battery in the device has the potential to overheat and catch fire, and thus Nvidia will be replacing the products with versions that don’t burst into flames. Show More Summary
Fiat Chrysler’s woes related to millions of Jeeps that could catch fire after being rear-ended continued today as a judge rejected the company’s request for a new a trial in the wrongful death case of a four-year-old boy. A Georgia judge denied the car maker’s motion to retry the case in which a jury earlier this year ordered the company … [More]