VW will boost e-Golf production to meet growing demand – Roadshow

It’s a wonder what a range boost will do to an EV’s sales volume.

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Verne Troyer got a ‘Tesla’ for Christmas and it’s amazing – Roadshow

It’s not exactly a P100D, but he’s still plenty excited about it.

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Single metalens focuses all colors of the rainbow in one point

Metalenses — flat surfaces that use nanostructures to focus light — promise to revolutionize optics by replacing the bulky, curved lenses currently used in optical devices with a simple, flat surface. But, these metalenses have remained limited in the spectrum of light they can focus well. Now a team of researchers has developed the first single lens that can focus the entire visible spectrum of light — including white light — in the same spot and in high resolution.

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Watch the new Mercedes A-Class tackle winter testing like a champ – Roadshow

It’s unlikely that it’ll come to the US as a hatch, but we can keep hoping.

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Hyundai teases 2019 Veloster with a whole lotta LEDs – Roadshow

I wouldn’t expect this to be an option at the dealership.

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Apple offers replacement iPhone batteries effective immediately – CNET

The discount, offered as part of a battery slowdown controversy, was expected to be offered beginning in January.

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Google Doodle welcomes new year with penguin pals – CNET

Our feathered friends return to strike an optimistic note about what’s in store for us in 2018.

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India’s scientific institutions among world’s best: Minister

Kolkata, Jan 1 – Describing the country's scientific and research institutions as comparable with the best in the world, Union Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan on Monday said India ranks third in the world in the field of nanotechnology. In terms of scientific publications, we are on the fifth spot and we have become third in nanotechnology in the world… among the government-funded institutions in scientific research, our Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has become ninth in the list of 1,200 institutions in the whole world, he said.

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