Merriam-Webster finally adds these spicy and political words in the dictionary

Merriam-Webster finally adds these spicy and political words in the dictionary
Sriracha is there too!Image: Nick Ut/AP/REX/ShutterstockOur favorite dictionary-turned-Twitter-wise-guy is back with fresh insights into our crazy, crazy times. SEE ALSO: Monday's Google Doodle is an ode to English lexicographer Samuel Johnson Merriam-Webster is expanding its vocabulary list with over 250 new words and definitions. While some of them reflect outstanding technological and societal changes, others seem to hint at how messed up our post-Trump era has become. Two of the new words included in the dictionary's recent additions are

How to Play the Electric Car Hysteria

How to Play the Electric Car Hysteria
 Is every company an electric car maker these days?China's largest SUV manufacturer Great Wall Motor Co. on Friday said it Take S&T Motiv Co. or Hanon Systems. The two South Korean auto parts suppliers make motors and thermal management systems, respectively. They're generating an increasing percentage of revenue from electric cars made by Hyundai Motor Co., General Motors Co. and Tesla.LIDAR sensors, which measure distance using light and which are produced by companies including Apple supplier Sunny Optical Technology Group

This Company Says Its Software Can Pick Soccer Stars

This Company Says Its Software Can Pick Soccer Stars
About a decade ago, when Eric Castien was writing a history of Real Madrid soccer stars, he asked scouts and coaches what defined the greats. “They all pointed to their head and said, ‘It’s in between the ears, something complex, maybe even magic,’ ” the Dutch journalist and entrepreneur recalls. Could they be more specific? Not really.Castien went looking. In 2012 he met Ilja Sligte, an assistant professor at the University of Amsterdam and a rising star in cognitive neuroscience.

Puerto Rico Tries to Recover as Burst Dam Imperils Thousands

Puerto Rico Tries to Recover as Burst Dam Imperils Thousands
In San Juan, it was as if Hurricane Maria left everyone to fend for themselves.Two days after Maria hit, electricity and mobile phone service was nonexistent in the capital and across most of Puerto Rico, which was already buckling under the financial fallout from the nation’s largest municipal insolvency. On Friday, San Juan’s main arteries were cut off by waist-high pools of filthy water and dangerous piles of debris. Desperate motorists searched for dry stretches of asphalt, only to be

Ford to Slash $14 Billion in Costs Under New CEO

Ford to Slash $14 Billion in Costs Under New CEO
win over Wall Street and convince wary investors that he has a plan to reverse a three-year stock slide. With profits and market share falling, Ford is being outmaneuvered by competitors such as Tesla Inc. when it comes to getting electric vehicles and autonomous technology on the road. The former football player is trying to rewrite this reality by focusing on the company’s “fitness” and opening up to more partners and potential acquisitions.Ford shares rose 0.5 percent to $12.40

Apple iPhone X vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Which one is worth $1,000?

Apple iPhone X vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Which one is worth $1,000?
Forget about McGregor vs. Mayweather. The iPhone X vs Galaxy Note 8 is the true fight of 2017, and in this case, the matchup is more even than anyone could ever have imagined. Let’s look at this heated dual round-by-round to see if we can declare a winner in the $1,000 smartphone range. (Note: These are preliminary ratings. We will update this article when we get our hands on Apple’s new flagship phone.) Round 1: Design Aside from their size, the

5 Zayn Malik & Gigi Hadid Costumes That Are Couple Goals This Halloween

5 Zayn Malik & Gigi Hadid Costumes That Are Couple Goals This Halloween
If you're looking for the perfect Halloween couples costume, look no further than the perfect celebrity couple. These Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid couple costumes are guaranteed to be a hit at any party. And, bonus, they're easy to pull together if you're a procrastinator like me. The great thing about Zayn and Hadid is that they have a range of looks, from totally dressed down, to impeccably decked out at fashionable events, to his sexy “Pillowtalk” music video,

Automakers Plan Electric Car Blitz as Tesla Burns Billions

Automakers Plan Electric Car Blitz as Tesla Burns Billions
Here are two facts that defy logic: By the end of the year, electric-car maker Daimler AG and Volkswagen AG. General Motors Co. raised the stakes Monday by James Dyson is getting into the game, announcing last week that he’s investing two billion pounds ($2.7 billion) to develop an electric car and the batteries to power it. The reasons for chasing Tesla are part city hall, part show business. Regulators in Beijing have laid out a plan to mandate electric

How to create 3d motion animation videos with Text to Speech SYNC using VideoBuilder

How to create 3d motion animation videos  with Text to Speech SYNC using VideoBuilder
You've heard it time and time again - groundbreaking, revolutionary, cutting-edge - virtually every hyped up adjective in the book to explain VideoBuilder, and for good reason. This brand-new video software helps you create 3D animated videos! How to create 3d motion animation videos with Text to Speech SYNC using VideoBuilder . We're talking about 3D animated backgrounds, text, lower thirds, intros and outtros, and yes even 3D animated spokespeople to overlay on your videos. There is no other software