President Donald Trump instructed the U.S. trade representative to consider slapping an additional $100 billion in tariffs on Chinese goods Thursday in a dramatic escalation of the trade dispute between the two countries.Trump's surprise move came a day after Beijing announced plans to tax $50 billion in American products, including soybeans and small aircraft, in response to a U.S. move earlier this week to slap tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports.And it intensified what was already shaping up to be the biggest trade battle since World War II. Global financial markets had fallen sharply as the world's two biggest economies squared off over Beijing's aggressive trade tactics. But they had calmed down Wednesday and Thursday on hopes the U.S. and China would find a diplomatic solution.Instead, the White House announced after the markets closed Thursday that Trump had instructed the Office of the United States Trade Representative to consider whether $100 billion of additional … [Read more...] about Trump order: Escalate biggest trade war threat since WWII. Stocks had started recovery, now what?
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The Tesla Model 3 is probably one of the most awaited EVs (Electric Vehicles) to arrive next year. Recent reports claim that Tesla Motors will begin the mass production of the vehicle in mid-2017 and aims for a 2018 launch. Tesla Motors also acquired the Germany's Grohmann Engineering firm to aid in the development of its automated manufacturing systems and also to start the mass production of Tesla Model 3. The company plans to make 500,000 Electric Vehicles annually starting in 2018 right after the Tesla Model 3 becomes available that why it needs Grohmann Engineering. According to a report from Elektrek, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk stated at a shareholders meeting for the SolarCity merger vote that the Tesla Model 3 doesn't include free charging and free unlimited charging. Free long distance charging is included but not free local. Reports suggest that the company will have the same program to Model S that it would only have a certain kWh allowance per year. The Tesla Model 3 will … [Read more...] about Tesla Model 3 Release Date, News & Update: New Cameras, Sensor for Better Autopilot? Cheapest EV from Tesla Motors? Prototype Images Unveiled!
California-based "Lucid Motors" Air enter electric cars business today after it unveils a model. Did Tesla find a competitor in "Lucid Motors?" Engadget has reported that the new incredible luxury vehicle the "Lucid Motors Air" aims to outrun not only the traditional gas-powered cars but also the Tesla's Model S rechargeable car. More so, the "Lucid Motors" Air luxury electric sedan: the $100,000-plus Air which previously unveiled at the LA Auto Show is expected to release in 2018. If the Arizona factory of "Lucid Motors Air" will start the selling of its cars in 2018, this will surely compete for the release of Tesla rechargeable car. Way similarly to the Tesla Model S car, the "Lucid Motors Air" boasts its 100kWh battery with a plan for the future upgrade of up to 130kWh. Additionally, the Air electric car the "Lucid Motors Air" is capable of shifting from 0-60mph in just as short as 2.5 seconds. Furthermore, this new car the "Lucid Motors" Air is voice operated and … [Read more...] about ‘Lucid Motors Air’ Release Date, Latest News & Update: Luxury Electric Car Packed With 400-mile Range Unveiled, Will This Beat Tesla’s Rechargeable Car Models in 2018?
By Stratos GroupDesign by Marty Smith City of Heroes has had one of the most successful launches in massively-multiplayer history, with over 100,000 subscribers signing on within the first two weeks after the game hit the shelves. Its appeal isn't difficult to comprehend, as it features a world based on comic book mythology, complete with a powerful character generator and no-nonsense, all-action gameplay. It's not a stretch to call City of Heroes the MMO game for people who hate MMO games. Of course, if you just intend to jump into City of Heroes unprepared, you may find yourself in over your head, as there are literally hundreds of possible character designs, thanks to COH's system of primary and secondary powers. Your ability to mix and match power sets, plus custom-design your hero's look, will make it easy for you to make a character that stands out from the crowd--or make the 100th Wolverine clone on your server. It's up to you. Luckily, GameSpot's game guide to City … [Read more...] about City of Heroes Walkthrough
(Some Of) The Big Stuff:Ten-year Ubisoft veteran Jade Raymond left the French video game giant this week. She produced the original Assassin's Creed, its sequel, and various entries in the Splinter Cell series. Most recently, she worked on Watch Dogs and was managing director of Ubisoft Toronto. She called the decision to leave Ubisoft "one of the hardest decisions" of her career. No word yet on what she's doing next. Her replacement is Splinter Cell and Rainbow Six veteran Alexandre Parizeau.Sunset Overdrive creative director Marcus Smith this week explained why the upcoming Xbox One game runs in 900p, not 1080p. He said developer Insomniac Games had the game running at 1080p at one point, but decided to shift to 900p so it could create a level of on-screen mayhem that would make Transformers director Michael Bay proud.On Wednesday, Respawn Entertainment announced details on Titanfall's biggest ever update. The wide-ranging update includes multiple new game modes, including a co-op, … [Read more...] about Weekly Recap: Huge Titanfall Update, Sunset Overdrive Is 900p, and Jade Raymond Leaves Ubisoft