Xbox One dashboard shown in most complete video yet

Microsoft has shown off parts of its Xbox One dashboard previously, but the company has now started to demonstrate it fully with just under a month until the console is released. In a new video briefly posted to the official Xbox One site, Microsoft demonstrated apps, games, and TV switching from the very start of…

Rolls Royce Chicane Phantom Coupé Will Terrify Continental GTs

With the talents of the world’s finest automotive designers and craftspeople at a customer’s disposal, inspiration for a Bespoke Rolls-Royce can strike anywhere. Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Dubai Brand Manager, Mohammed EL-Arishy’s imagination was piqued whilst dining at the Goodwood Hotel, adjacent to the Home of Rolls-Royce. Photographs of motor racing greats negotiating the historic Goodwood…

The 2014 Porsche Panamera Turbo S Is A $200,500 Porsche Sedan

The new Panamera Turbo S gets 50 more horsepower thanks to new turbochargers, so for a base price of $180,300, you now get 570 horses in a 192 mph car. Go for the extended-wheelbase Executive, though, and you’re looking at a $200,500 Porsche four-door. America, what a country! The Panamera Turbo S uses updated turbos…

Obamacare official apologizes for website glitches

Marilyn Tavenner, administrator of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), said the website faces “complex technical issues” four weeks after it opened for enrollment. “We know that consumers are eager to purchase this coverage. And to the millions of Americans who have attempted to use Healthcare.gov to shop and enroll in healthcare…

House panel kicks off Pentagon acquisition reform drive

The committee’s chairman, U.S. Representative Buck McKeon, said some successful efforts were already under way, but the U.S. military acquisition system still faced significant challenges including cost overruns and schedule delays, and those would get worse due to mounting pressure on U.S. budgets.

U.S. lawmakers call for action to curb Internet child trading

U.S. lawmakers called Tuesday for federal action to prevent parents from giving unwanted adopted children to strangers met on the Internet, and the Illinois attorney general urged Facebook and Yahoo to police online groups where children may be advertised. The demands come as nations whose orphans have been adopted by Americans contend that the U.S.…

Senate confirms new U.S. top telecom regulator

Republican Senator Ted Cruz said earlier on Tuesday he had lifted his block on the nomination after meeting with Wheeler and receiving affirmation that the FCC would not pursue new disclosure rules for sponsors of political ads.Some Democrats have suggested that the FCC’s existing oversight authority over broadcasters could be used to force TV advertisers…

In Boston speech, Obama seeks to reset ideas about his health law

(Reuters) – After four rocky weeks while his landmark health insurance law has been disparaged as poorly managed, expensive and disappointing, President Barack Obama will travel to Boston on Wednesday to try to reset expectations about Obamacare. Obama is scheduled to deliver a speech in 271-year-old Faneuil Hall, where some of the seeds of the…