Expensive News – ZF Marine Introduces iDrift

Expensive News – ZF Marine Introduces iDrift ZF Marine’s iDrift debuted aboard a Viking 48C at the Miami International Boat Show. ZF Marine introduced its iDrift technology aboard a Viking 48C at the Miami International Boat Show. iDrift allows controlled drift for fishing. It works by interfacing with ZF Marine’s Joystick Maneuvering System and iAnchor station-keeping software, letting helmsmen maintain a compass heading while...

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Expensive News – Is Android security turning a corner?
Mar22

Expensive News – Is Android security turning a corner?

Expensive News – Is Android security turning a corner? Android security has always been an uphill fight. Unlike iOS, there’s no single mandatory App Store, making it easier for a bad link to give rise to a persistent malware problem. At the same time, the operating system is spread across dozens of carriers and device manufacturers, making it hard to push out fixes once a vulnerability is discovered. But after 2015’s Stagefright...

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Expensive News – Android O brings fun customizations that set the stage for bigger changes
Mar22

Expensive News – Android O brings fun customizations that set the stage for bigger changes

Expensive News – The Android O developer preview just dropped, and we’ve been poking around to see what’s new with the latest version. So far, it’s hard to judge the new features on Android O since most require app developers to update their code, but some digging does show tons of interesting settings that hint at what’s to come. Before we go further, note that this is a developer preview of Android O. It’s designed for...

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Expensive News – New Electronics
Mar13

Expensive News – New Electronics

Expensive News – New Electronics Take a look at the best in new marine electronics. LOW DRAG ‘DUCER Garmin’s first-generation Panoptix Forward transducers. Garmin’s first-generation Panoptix Forward transducers used trolling motors or transom-hung brackets, which weren’t ideal for those seeking a low-drag option. The company’s Panoptix multibeam PS51-TH through-hull transducer ($1,499) addresses this issue while delivering...

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Expensive News – Self-drive legislation could sideline small players
Mar04

Expensive News – Self-drive legislation could sideline small players

Expensive News – Self-drive legislation could sideline small players Fiat Chrysler provided Google Waymo with 100 Pacifica Hybrid minivans for self-driving testing. Self-drive legislation could sideline small players BILL ALLOWS WAYMO AND UBER TO TEST, NOT SMALLER TECH COMPANIES   Several states are considering legislation that could exclude technology companies from operating self-driving vehicles within their borders.The...

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Expensive News – Of course McLaren’s new Super Series can drift
Mar04

Expensive News – Of course McLaren’s new Super Series can drift

Expensive News – Of course McLaren’s new Super Series can drift Of course McLaren’s new Super Series can drift DID YOU EXPECT ANYTHING LESS? With McLaren’s second-gen Super Series heading to its unveiling at the Geneva motor show, the British automaker has been doing its due diligence with various teasers of the successor to the 650S. The latest, a video of the new car dishing out copious amounts of drift, is certainly making us...

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