New FIA rules tweak to make F1 engine customer teams more competitive | 2018 F1 season

Formula One power unit manufacturers have been told they must supply equal engines to their customer teams in a new rules clarification issued by the FIA. Source: F1 Fanatic

Britain's Rowland to be Williams young driver

Briton Oliver Rowland says he is “immensely proud” as he is named Williams young driver for 2018. Source: BBC F1

Mercedes says sticking to long wheelbase "a no-brainer"

The longer wheelbase of the Mercedes has usually been linked to the team’s struggles on twistier circuits over the past seasons.While other teams have taken a different path, Allison insists that there was more to be gained by continuing to develop ideas that work well, and that the team understands, rather than spreading R&D resources ...

Compare McLaren’s new MCL33 for 2018 with last year’s car | 2018 F1 season

The big change inside the 2018 McLaren has already generated a huge amount of debate but how does the new car compare to the old one? Use these interactive images to see. Source: F1 Fanatic

McLaren says “last-minute” engine change didn’t compromise its new car | 2018 F1 season

McLaren says it didn’t have to make any fundamental changes to the design of its MCL33 when it switched from Honda to Renault. Source: F1 Fanatic

First pictures of McLaren’s Renault-powered MCL33 in new livery revealed | 2018 F1 season

McLaren has revealed its new Renault-powered car for the 2018 F1 season with a revised colour scheme. Source: F1 Fanatic

Is Uber selling its Southeast Asia business to Grab?

 If you read the tech press, you might have seen reports that Uber is pursuing a sale in Southeast Asia that would see Grab, its Singapore-headquartered rival valued at $6 billion, acquire Uber’s business in the region. Rumors of such a tie-in have been rife for a while. Uber sold its China business in exactly such ...

Nissan and DeNA will begin testing a self-driving taxi service in Japan next month

 Nissan Motor and DeNA announced today that field tests of Easy Ride, the self-driving taxi service they developed together, will begin next month in Japan. This means that Nissan and DeNA now rank among Uber, Lyft, GM, Didi Chuxing and other companies pioneering self-driving taxi pilots, with the goal of launching commercially within the next ...

Angry Birds maker craters on bad guidance, losing half its market value

 Angry Birds maker Rovio’s stock price tanked cratered after their latest quarterly earnings report painted a dismal future for the game maker. The stock is down 50 percent after the company sent investors a warning in their latest earnings report that revenues were likely to suffer in 2018. Despite a strong over reliance on the Angry ...

Apple devices are butt dialing 911 from its refurbishing facility – 20 times per day

 Since October, emergency responders in Elk Grove and Sacramento County, California have received over 1,600 false alarm 911 calls coming from an Apple repair and refurbishing site in the area. It’s not clear if the calls are coming from Apple’s iPhones or Watches but each time a call originates out of the Elk Grove facility, ...