Leclerc forced to settle for third choice F1 race number

F2 champion Leclerc will make his grand prix debut next season with Sauber, having recently been chosen as one of the Swiss squad’s two drivers alongside Marcus Ericsson. The launch of the Alfa Romeo livery concept last weekend hinted that Leclerc had chosen 16 as his permanent race number, which was subsequently confirmed by the team.Speaking ...

Caption Competition 142: Christmas at Red Bull | Caption Competition

For our final Caption Competition of the year the Red Bull pair are in the Christmas spirit – someone even persuaded Max Verstappen to don an elf outfit. Source: F1 Fanatic

Google Maps will soon tell you when it’s time to get off your train or bus

 Google is about to launch a small but useful update to Google Maps that will give you live guidance and interactive real-time notifications during your journey. The idea here is to give you real-time updates while you are on your transit journey. These updates will appear in the Google Maps app and, maybe most importantly, ...

Hamilton expects to continue in F1 until 2020

The Mercedes driver fended off a stern challenging from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel to clinch his fourth F1 world title with two races to spare. Hamilton’s current deal with Mercedes expires at the end of next season, with talks regarding an extension planned for the coming weeks. In this clip from … Keep reading Source:

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle': Film Review

'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle': Film Review
High school nerd Alex Wolff transforms into The Rock in Jake Kasdan’s action-fantasy sequel ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.’ read more Source: Hollywood Reporter Reviews

F1 trademarks Las Vegas, New York and Miami grand prix titles | F1 Fanatic Round-up

In the round-up: F1 trademarks Las Vegas, New York and Miami grand prix titles • FIA’s Jorda appointment criticised • Bette Hill dies Source: F1 Fanatic

Holography-based 3D printing produces objects in seconds instead of hours

 3D printers are useful devices for all kinds of reasons, but most have a critical weakness: they simply take a long time to actually make anything. That’s because additive manufacturing generally works by putting down an object one microscopic layer at a time. But a new holographic printing technique makes it possible to create the ...

Jony Ive is leading Apple’s design team again

 Two years ago, Jony Ive was promoted to chief design officer at Apple. The newly created role found the company’s beloved designer taking a break from day to day management of the team, handing the reins over to VPs Richard Howarth and Alan Dye. The duo took over the management of its industrial design and ...

Kaspersky Lab: D.C. office ‘no longer viable’ and will close

 Following months of controversy and conflicting accounts, Kaspersky is pulling back in D.C. As Bloomberg initially reported, the Russian security firm is closing its office in the U.S. capital. The D.C. office specialized in developing Kaspersky’s relationship with the U.S. government and supplying its software for federal contracts. Read More Source: TechCrunch

Education technology meets its limits

 Developing skills-based online courses and credentials is the easy part. The hard part is getting employers to pay attention. Read More Source: TechCrunch