Record $50m auction sale for 1957 Ferrari

AsiaOne ... Paris – A legendary 1950s Ferrari has fetched a world record 32 million euros (S$50.3 million) at auction, going under the hammer in Paris. Applause broke out after the hammer came down on the bidding for the 1957 335 S Spider Scaglietti at the … ... We Up It ... Emirates 24|7 ... The Times (subscription)

Privacy is pricey – AsiaOne

AsiaOne ... BlackBerry never really went away. Moving with the times, they’ve come up with a great idea for a product – by combining all their strengths, such as their hallmark physical keyboard, and heightened smartphone security features that they’re renowned … ... Tech Times ... News4C ... National Daily Press ...  – –

Electric Cars 6th Feb 2016

  1. Google Apparently Wants Its Driverless Electric Cars To Be Cordless, Too
  2. VBB-3 electric ‘bullet car’ to reach 370mph in record-breaking attempt
  3. Who Should Pay For Electric Car Charging Infrastructure?

Weird convergence: Extinct wildebeest cousin and dinosaur shared noses

Christian Science Monitor ... An artist’s interpretation of Rusingoryx atopocranion on the Late Pleistocene plains of what is now Rusinga Island, Lake Victoria. Scientists have found many links between Rusingoryx and hadrosaur dinosaurs – particularly the large, hollow dome that … ... RedOrbit ... Thelakeandeswave ... Maine News Online ...  – –