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February 23, 2018 4:19 PM VW says shift to electric vehicles could hit profitability

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) said profitability could take a hit this year after posting record 2017 earnings on Friday, as the carmaker invests billions of euros in electric vehicles (EVs) and launches a raft of new models. Europe’s largest automotive group said it expects a return on sales for 2018 of between 6.5 and 7.5 percent before 20

February 22, 2018 6:05 PM Consumer Reports: Chevy Bolt Best Small Green Car

The Bolt beat out other cars in its category such as the BMW i3, Ford Focus EV and the Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid. It also beat the Toyota Prius which had been named Top Pick in this category in the past. "The Bolt offers consumers further proof that mainstream electric cars can deliver strong driving performance," the magazine said in an announcement 26

February 22, 2018 5:11 PM Are the 97 injuries connected to this stroller the fault of the strollers or the users?

Are the 97 injuries connected to this stroller the fault of the strollers or the users? Nearly 100 injuries including kid concussions and adult broken bones from a front-wheel detachment mean there’s a problem with 493,000 BOB jogging strollers, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Stroller seller Britax says the strollers use proven 23

February 20, 2018 5:20 PM Queen Elizabeth Sits Front Row Next to Anna Wintour for London Fashion Week Show

Queen Elizabeth made a rare appearance on the sidelines of a catwalk as she graced London Fashion Week alongside Anna Wintour ... but she didn't seem that impressed. The Queen was spotted sitting in the front row Tuesday at Richard Quinn's fashion show, and while a bunch of people -- including Anna -- clapped for the models as they strutted ... Elizabeth 17

February 19, 2018 9:10 PM Why the iPhone Is Losing Out to Chinese Devices in Asia

Apple’s market share is stagnant or declining in Asia, paving the way for other smartphone makers NEW DELHI—The iPhone X has set a new benchmark for smartphone prices and bolstered Apple Inc.’s bottom line, but its steep price may be hobbling its future in Asia’s biggest markets and allowing Chinese challengers to grab market share. Buyers from India 31

February 19, 2018 1:27 PM Is a bigger iPhone X coming in 2018?

A large iPhone X model could look something like this concept, which shows the substantial size difference of a 6.5-inch phone compared to the first-gen iPhone X. (Credit: Martin Hajek) According to media reports, Apple is reportedly targeting three new phones for later this year. One of them, dubbed 29

February 15, 2018 7:43 AM Airbus' improved earnings clouded by plane troubles

PARIS – European planemaker Airbus says its earnings improved last year but it was hindered by further problems, both to its long-troubled military aircraft program as well as more recent engine problems on its single-aisle models. The company said Thursday that it surged to a profit of 1 billion euros ($1.25 billion) in the fourth quarter, from a loss of 816 million 23

February 14, 2018 11:28 PM SI Swimsuit Rookie of the Year Alexis Ren Excited to Be Modeling Pioneer

Alexis Ren's not trying to hear the haters dismissing her as an Instagram model who has no biz being SI's Swimsuit Rookie of the Year -- she's too busy changing the game ... for the better, she says. Alexis told us she's excited to be part of the new wave of nontraditional models, who don't get their start on catwalks and glossy magazines. She's not planning 20

February 13, 2018 9:42 PM Broadcom scales back Qualcomm board challenge to simple majority

(Reuters) - Broadcom Ltd (AVGO.O) cut the number of board seats it was trying to win at Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) to six from 11 on Tuesday, saying this would let Qualcomm shareholders push the U.S. chip maker toward a sale while ensuring continuity. The move came following Singapore-based Broadcom’s meeting with proxy advisory firm ISS on Monday and concern 30

February 10, 2018 4:06 AM Porsche, Audi to develop joint electric car platform to save costs

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Porsche and Audi, Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) main luxury car divisions, plan to develop a joint platform for electric vehicles that will enable them significantly cut down on costs, German newspapers quoted their chief executives as saying. “By 2025, we’re facing a low single-digit billion euro sum to develop the architecture,” Audi CEO Rupert 13