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The Indian man who changed his name to Regret

His parents named him Sathyanarayana Iyer. But he changed it to Regret Iyer. The BBC’s Geeta Pandey meets him in the southern Indian city of Bangalore to find out if he has ever regretted his decision. Mr Iyer wears many hats – he describes himself as a writer, publisher, photographer, journalist, cartoonist and many other things. When I met the ... Read More »

Tesla’s electric semi truck: Elon Musk unveils his new freight vehicle

Tesla’s new semi truck Tesla Motors Electric carmaker Tesla unveiled a sleek electric semi truck with semi-autonomous capabilities and a new roadster Thursday evening in a flashy live-streamed event at its design studio in Hawthorne, California. Emphasizing the truck’s “badass” performance, Tesla CEO Elon Musk pitched the new Tesla Semi as the safest, most comfortable truck ever. The semi is a fully electric Class 8 ... Read More »

T.I. Gifts His Best Friend’s Daughter A New Car

T.I. rewards good work. T.I. and his best friend, Philant Johnson, are still working together, even though one of those men isn’t walking this Earth anymore. Back in 2006, Johnson, who was also the rapper’s assistant, was shot several times and killed by Hosea Thomas. The man would later be sentenced to 66 years behind bars, thanks in part to the ... Read More »

Jones giving his 1925 Model T to Ga. Tech Auto Show

Fred Jones poses for a photo with his 1925 Model T Monday in his garage. Below, Jones sits in the driver’s seat of the car, which he’s donating to the Georgia Tech Auto Show. –Daniel Evans In 2008, Fred Jones’ 1925 Model T Speedster helped him live out a longtime dream. Now, he’s giving it away, in hopes that it ... Read More »

Future Names His Favorite Songs Off His Two New Albums

  Future made history by becoming the first artist to ever debut at No. 1 on the Top 200 chart in consecutive weeks. With that kind of success, it is no surprise that the Atlanta rapper views his FUTURE and HNDRXX albums fondly. In an interview with Hypebeast, Future managed to narrow down his favorite tracks from each project, selecting ... Read More »

Steve Ballmer Says Smartphones Broke His Relationship With Bill Gates

Steve Ballmer said his decision to push Microsoft into the hardware business contributed to the breakdown of his relationship with longtime friend and company co-founder Bill Gates. Ballmer’s only regret: not doing it sooner. Ballmer, who was chief executive officer of Microsoft for 14 years, told Bloomberg Television that if he could do it all again, he would have entered ... Read More »

Chinese Billionaire’s Son Purchases Eight iPhone 7 Smartphones for His Dog

  In today’s weird news, a Chinese billionaire’s son purchased eight iPhone 7 smartphones. But that’s not the weird part. The iPhone 7 smartphones were purchased for the son’s dog. You may need a moment to digest what you just read, but the story is fantastically true. Wang Sicong is the son of Wang Jialin, a Chinese businessman whose net ... Read More »

facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to keep His First ‘live Q&A’ on June 14

facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has had a hectic month already. other than talking to ISS astronauts using fb stay, the 32-12 months-antique entrepreneur also discovered two of his social media debts hacked – Twitter and Pinterest. To make this month even busier, Zuckerberg on Wednesday announced he might be holding his first Q&A session on fb live on Tuesday subsequent ... Read More »

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak on Cook, FBI, Tesla, and His Life

Steve Wozniak, known to the world at large for being the co-founder of Apple, took to user-curated social news website Reddit on Wednesday night to answer any questions people had for him, in what is described in Internet speak as an AMA (Ask Me Anything). Among dozens of responses, Wozniak spoke highly of Apple’s current CEO Tim Cook, pointing out ... Read More »

Opinion: Modi Declared It An Exam. ‘Must Try Better’ Is His Grade – By Shashi Tharoor

This is a political budget. The government has at last discovered the virtues of attending to the needs of the agriculture sector and the rural poor, but this has more to do with upcoming state elections than with a coherent economic vision. Between sending reassuring signals to the ratings agencies abroad by announcing that it will stick to its previously-declared ... Read More »