The 2018 Audi A5 Sportback: A Stunning $60,000 Luxury Car For Only $42,000

The 2018 Audi A5 Sportback: A Stunning $60,000 Luxury Car For Only $42,000

Photos Credit: Audi We’ve always been attracted to fastback car designs–sexier than a sedan, not as clunky as a station wagon, the best of both automotive universes. The Audi A7 is one of the top entrants, and now the German automaker has introduced a baby brother of sorts with the new 2018 Audi A5 Sportback, a stunning package of style, design, practicality, performance and reasonable pricing that’s going to give the competition plenty of sleepless…

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Super Bowl 2018: Who might perform at the half-time show?

Super Bowl 2018: Who might perform at the half-time show?

The confetti has been ordered, the wind machines are powered up… now the world’s biggest gig just needs a headliner. And the rumours have already starting swirling about who might perform at next February’s Super Bowl. The half-time show is basically the most prestigious live slot in music and normally attracts a worldwide TV audience of 120 million or so. Only the absolute top artists in the world are invited to perform – with recent…

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Porn ID checks set to start in April 2018

Porn ID checks set to start in April 2018

A nine-month countdown to the introduction of compulsory age checks on online pornography seen from the UK has begun. The April 2018 goal to protect under-18s was revealed as digital minister Matt Hancock signed the commencement order for the Digital Economy Act, which introduces the requirement. But details as to how the scheme will work have yet to be finalised. Experts who advised ministers said the targeted date seemed “unrealistic”. The act also sets out…

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UK's first heart pump targets 2018 clinical trial

UK's first heart pump targets 2018 clinical trial

The UK’s first artificial heart pump has moved a step closer to being used on patients, scientists have said. It has been developed at Swansea University’s Institute of Life Science 2 by Calon Cardio, and clinical trials are due to begin in late 2018 with the aim of a full rollout two years later. The pump is implanted into the failing heart and should last about 10 years. Stuart McConchie, chief executive of Calon Cardio,…

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Can the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport Compete in the Saturated Luxury Market?

Can the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport Compete in the Saturated Luxury Market?

Photos Credit: Hyundai Motor America I’ll admit, I expected very little from the 2018 Genesis G80 Sport when I was invited out to Napa Valley, California to test it out along the winding coastline. It’s incredibly tough to make a mark in a luxury automotive market heavily saturated with high-priced sedans and sports cars, all essentially offering variations on the same designs. Because of this, the biggest problem Genesis will face isn’t going to be…

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Roseanne sitcom to be revived in 2018 on ABC

Roseanne sitcom to be revived in 2018 on ABC

The US sitcom Roseanne is set for a revival, ABC network bosses have confirmed after competing with Netflix to restart the show two decades after it ended. Most of its original cast will return for next year’s eight-episode revival. It becomes one of a slate of TV series being revived, including Will & Grace, Twin Peaks, The X Files, 24, Prison Break and The Gilmore Girls. Roseanne aired for nine seasons in the late 1980s…

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Jimmy Kimmel back to host Oscars in 2018 – what could possibly go wrong?

Jimmy Kimmel back to host Oscars in 2018 – what could possibly go wrong?

Jimmy Kimmel is returning to host the Oscars in 2018. The late-night talk show host said: “If you think we screwed up the ending this year, wait until you see what we have planned for the 90th anniversary show!” He was referring to this year’s infamous mix-up, in which La La Land was mistakenly announced as best picture winner instead of Moonlight. No-one has hosted the Oscars in back-to-back years since Billy Crystal in 1997-98….

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SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix has announced the introduction of the world’s first GDDR6 modules, with a data rate of up to 16Gbps and a theoretical bandwidth of 768GB/s of bandwidth if paired with a 384-bit I/O bus. SK Hynix’ own press release suggests such a product is coming within the next 12 months, in fact, when it states “SK Hynix has been planning to mass produce the product for a client to release high-end graphics card by…

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