'The world's fastest bike': Cannondale unveils new SystemSix just days before the start of the Tour de France – and Trek, Specialized, and Canyon should be sweating

CannondaleThe $11,000 2019 SystemSix. Cannondale claims it’s the new fastest road bike in the professional peloton. The American bicycle manufacturer Cannondale on Monday launched its first aero road bike, the SystemSix, which it claims is “absolutely the lowest-drag, most efficient, all-around fastest UCI-legal road bike on the market today.” The Connecticut-based company bases its claim on extensive testing using computational fluid dynamics, wind-tunnel data, and a “constant feedback loop.” “SystemSix…

July 2, 2018
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Spielberg Wanted Jaws 2 to Be Saving Private Ryan with Sharks

Jaws is the first, and still easily one of the best, summer blockbusters. Because it was so successful, Jaws 2 happened and it was a very similar movie to its predecessor that is fine, but not nearly as memorable as it possibly could have been. Especially when considering what Steven Spielberg originally wanted to do with the sequel. Basically, he wanted to use Robert Shaw’s infamous monologue about the USS…

July 2, 2018
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Tesla spikes after hitting Model 3 production goal hours after self-imposed deadline

REUTERS/Noah Berger REUTERS/Noah BergerTesla made true on its promise of building 5,000 Model 3 sedans in a week, it said Sunday.The goal was met thanks to around-the-clock shifts and a makeshift assembly line in an outdoor tent. Shares surged more than 5% when news of the production milestone crossed. B skeptics say the production rate may not be sustainable.Follow Tesla’s stock price in real-time here. Tesla spiked as much as…

July 2, 2018
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Colin Trevorrow Says The Book Of Henry Is Basically Star Wars

12 minutes ago There are a number of different ways that one could describe Colin Trevorrow’s The Book of Henry. “Unconventional” is an adjective I might use for his drama. “Unpredictable,” is another. As is “flawed.” But never once did it cross my mind that The Book of Henry — the story of a young boy who helps his mother (Naomi Watts) catch a potential abuser from beyond the grave…

July 2, 2018
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Desire's Director Is Defending That Masturbation Scene After Some Netflix Users Complained

12 minutes ago Netflix added an Argentinian movie called Desire or Desearas to its streaming service in the U.S. way back in December, but over the past few days there have been complaints on social media about a scene in the movie. The scene in question depicts young women (under the age of 10) playing around before one figures out how to have a climax with a pillow. People have…

July 2, 2018
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Delhi's Waterlogging Problem's Answer? GPS For Portable Water Pumps

New Delhi: The Delhi government has decided that GPS-enabled tracking devices would be installed in portable water pumps, a first of its kind move to effectively deal with waterlogging in the city during this monsoon. The move is aimed at ensuring proper accountability of temporary mobile pumps to drain out stagnant water. Delhi PWD Minister Satyendar Jain has directed officers that the location of the temporary mobile pumps along with…

July 2, 2018
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New Video Gives Avengers: Infinity War Some Epic Alternate Endings

16 minutes ago Warning: SPOILERS for Avengers: Infinity War are ahead! When Doctor Strange was on Titan in Avengers: Infinity War, he used the Eye of Agamotto, a.k.a. the Time Stone, to view over 14 million alternates futures to learn of all the possible outcomes of the upcoming conflict with the Mad Titan. Only in one of them did the heroes emerge triumphant, and despite Infinity War’s depressing ending, Avengers…

July 2, 2018
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Yes, even in victory, Roger Federer still gets the Centre Court jitters

2:53 PM ET Peter BodoTennis Eight-time champion Roger Federer began his title defense in style at Wimbledon, brushing aside Dusan Lajovic 6-1, 6-3, 6-4 in 79 minutes on Centre Court. Roger Federer’s long-term apparel deal with Nike is done. He walked out for his opening-round match at Wimbledon on Monday morning wearing a headband, jacket, shirt and socks from the Japanese brand Uniqlo. 2 Related “It feels like walking out…

July 2, 2018
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Mob Beats Up Suspected “Child-Lifter” In West Bengal's Bolpur

Bolpur (West Bengal): A middle-aged man was severely beaten up by villagers in Bolpur town today on suspicion of his being a child-lifter, police said. The villagers alleged the man, who was driving a taxi, tried to force an 11-year-old girl into his vehicle when she was playing in a field at Rajatpur, in the outskirts of Bolpur town. As the girl raised an alarm, the villagers began chasing him….

July 2, 2018
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Rishabh Pant seals tri-series victory for India A despite Sam Hain hundred

3:00 AM ET Alan Gardner at The Oval India A 267 for 5 (Pant 64*) beat England Lions 264 for 9 (Hain 108, Livingstone 83, Khaleel 3-48) by five wicketsScorecard The shape of the English summer is set to be defined over the next ten weeks by Virat Kohli’s India. A day out from that tour beginning in earnest, India lifted their first silverware, thanks to the A team’s five-wicket…

July 2, 2018
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