Amazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX tablets: the full story | The Verge

Amazon has announced two new top-of-the-line Kindle Fire tablets. Dubbed “HDX,” they come in two screen sizes: 7 inches or 8.9 inches. They also feature an innovative new tech-support feature called “Mayday,” which lets you have a live video chat with an Amazon representative any time of the day or night. via Amazon’s new Kindle…

Palo Alto to require wiring for fast EV chargers in new homes

‘Scout,’ a 4-meter-long autonomous boat built by a group of young DIYers, is attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean. It is traveling from Rhode Island, where it launched on 24 August, to Spain, where all being well it will arrive in a few months’ time. Via Engadget – Palo Alto to require wiring for fast…

Robotic Boat Hits 1,000-Mile Mark In Transatlantic Crossing

‘Scout,’ a 4-meter-long autonomous boat built by a group of young DIYers, is attempting to cross the Atlantic Ocean. It is traveling from Rhode Island, where it launched on 24 August, to Spain, where all being well it will arrive in a few months’ time. Via Slashdot – Robotic Boat Hits 1,000-Mile Mark In Transatlantic…