• Faraday Future may have received a $1.5 billion lifeline

    8 monthes ago - By Engadget

    To say Faraday Future has had a rough time would be an understatement between its financial crisis, executive exodus and CEO troubles. However, things might be looking up for the electric car maker. A Business Insider source has claimed that an un...
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  • Vizio SmartCast TVs now support Amazon Alexa voice controls

    Vizio SmartCast TVs now support Amazon Alexa voice controls

    8 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    The future is here: I can now walk into my apartment and tell Amazon's Alexa voice-activated assistant to turn on my Vizio M-Series television , thanks to a new Alexa skill. In order to get the feature to work, you first need to obviously own a Vizio television that supports Alexa integration. Next, the Vizio Alexa Skill needs to be added to your supported device - in my case, an Amazon Echo. From there, you should be able to turn the television on and off using voice commands, as well as control specific features like volume, channel changing and input switching. Taking things a step...
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  • Flush with new cash, embattled electric-car startup Faraday Future hopes to turn the page on a rough 2 years

    Flush with new cash, embattled electric-car startup Faraday Future hopes to turn the page on a rough 2 years

    8 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The long-suffering electric-car outfit Faraday Future hopes to turn the page on what has been a rough couple of years for the company.
    A new, Hong Kong-based investor has promised a $1.5 billion infusion - $550 million of which is already in the bank, a source familiar with the company's business dealings told Business Insider.
    The company says it plans to recharge its operations, beginning with a supplier summit at its Los Angeles-area headquarters Tuesday and Wednesday. Bosch, LG Chem, Fuji Technical & Miyazu, and Velodyne are among the suppliers in attendance.
    Lingering challenges are...
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