Same-day delivery startup Deliv expands to 1,400 cities, rivalling Amazon’s Prime Now

 As Amazon continues to expand its retail muscle beyond its own e-commerce portal, there’s been some activity among startups and businesses hoping to develop systems that can help others compete better with it. Deliv, a “crowdsourced” same-day delivery startup that currently partners with some 4,000 retailers to help them offer same-day delivery services to rival ...

New Formula Two chassis with Halo revealed for 2018 | F1 pictures

The new Formula Two car which the series will use from the 2018 season has been revealed at Monza. Source: F1 Fanatic

Sony’s Xperia XZ1 will ship with Android Oreo and a camera that doubles as a 3D scanner

 It’s hard to shake the feeling that Sony’s Xperia line exists primarily as a method for getting its camera technology out in the world. It’s not that they’re not solid phones, it’s just the company doesn’t seem particularly concerned with selling a lot of them, or doing much innovating outside of the imaging side of ...

Drivers risk looking like "idiots" with Monza slipstreaming – Sainz

The combination of long straights, plus the high drag from Formula 1’s 2017 cars, means there could be competitive gains to be made if teammates can help each other with a tow in qualifying.That was what McLaren tried to do in Belgium last weekend, when Stoffel Vandoorne assisted Fernando Alonso in the team’s attempts to get ...

Building health AIs should be UK ambition, says strategy review

 A wide-ranging, UK government-commissioned industrial strategy review of the life sciences sector, conducted by Oxford University’s Sir John Bell, has underlined the value locked up in publicly-funded data held by the country’s National Health Service — and called for a new regulatory framework to be established in order to “capture for the UK the value ...

Garmin debuts three new wearables and a mobile payment solution

 Garmin has three new wearable devices it’s debuting at IFA 2017, including the vivosport GPS-enabled activity tracker, the vivomove HR hybrid touchscreen smartwatch and the vivoactive 3, a smartwatch with Garmin Pay, which supports Visa and MasterCard credit and debit cards to enable mobile payments on the go. The Garmin vivoactive 3 includes GPS, a ...

Wolff "protecting" Bottas with no team orders – Villeneuve

The Canadian reckons Bottas is not on the same level as Hamilton and that Mercedes should have already started using team orders to boost the Briton’s chances in the championship.Bottas is currently 34 points behind Hamilton in the standings with eight races remaining, the three-time world champion trailing Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel by seven points.Ferrari already ...

Lowe’s qualifying shock after Williams switch

Lowe returned to Williams, the team that launched his Formula 1 career in the late 1980s, at the beginning of this season, after a three-year stretch of winning World Championships with Mercedes.In an exclusive interview with GP Gazette, Lowe said it hasn’t been a lack of race wins that has taken adjusting to, rather the ...

Hamilton: 2018 design shift could decide title fight

There has been little to choose between the two teams all season and there are still eight grands prix to go in the 2017 F1 championship race.But Hamilton warned Mercedes cannot afford to take its eye off 2018 preparations.”In terms of rate of development we are as strong as anyone,” he said. “But there’s a ...

Magna’s new MAX4 self-driving platform offers autonomy up to Level 4

 Top tier 1 automotive industry supplier Magna has introduced a new functional autonomous driving platform concept it’s showing off to automaker customers, which it says can work with any vehicle without impact to either car design or looks, and which can add scalable self-driving capabilities all the way up to SAE Level 4 (highly automated ...