SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe high cost of an electric battery is still the biggest factor holding the electric car back from being mass marketed like its internal combustion counterparts, three experts said at a panel discussion Monday in Toronto.According to Sarwant Singh, of the international business research and consulting firm Frost and Sullivan, “the cost of the battery today is almost the same as the cost of the car.” This upfront cost is what makes it difficult for the e car to penetrate the market and compete with traditional vehicles.Dave Pascoe, vice president of electric vehicle technology at Magna E Car Systems, who also participated at the panel discussion, said the high cost of the battery isn’t the only problem with the power source in these cars. In the past, there have been problems with battery life and limited range of the batteries on long trips.As it stands, the current cost for the batteries is roughly $500 to $600 per kilowatt hour of energy, or as Singh estimates, about 10 times the cost of a traditional internal combustion engine.In terms of the cars themselves, General Motor Co.’s Volt is expected to cost more than $40,000, while the Nissan Leaf is expected to sell for about $30,000. Both companies plan to sell these cars next year.According to Joe Cargnelli, the third panelist, in an attempt to boost sales and volume to address the high battery cost, Toyota initially sold the Prius hybrid electric car at a loss.Experts can’t agree on a solution, as some feel increased production will fix the high cost of the batteries and others suggest new technology is the answer.Read moreHow much would you pay for an electric car? Does the high upfront cost of the battery outweigh the benefits of an e car?How much would you pay for an electric car?survey software(This poll is not scientific.

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileLoudon Wainwright III, McGarrigle is a music industry icon in her ownThe Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.

Picture: Michael KleinSource:News Corp AustraliaTomic agreed with Gibson that he needed fresh support, but argued I don want to do it, there no point in getting anyone, because I go out and go party, do whatever joked that his home town, Gold Coast, was the city in Australia for old, retired people like me before saying he wouldn be happy if he left the sport now.He added that the presence of tennis four Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray had hindered his climb up tennis rankings.could been top five, I could won some Slams if I would played back 10 years ago, I would been top three in the world. But now in the last 10 years, you got these three or four guys that control the sport . There a lot of good players out there, Tomic said.Gibson fired back: Could have, would have, should have.don have to [control the sport].

Like, you have one of the most clever and manipulative men in Westeros, who clearly plans every step of the way in his quest to climb the social hierarchy, but this same man somehow failed to account for the slight contingency that there might be a wizard child who can see everything he ever fucking done.There even a fucking monologue where he tells us to assume the worst, and then nothing can surprise you. How the fucking hell did LF not assume that Bran would use his powers to expose him? Did he assume that he could continue his meaningless proxy war without any repercussions after seeing the magic of the First Men in full power? And don tell me that he was extremely horny for Sansa and that his emotional side overtook his rational side. Fcking hell, he knows how to restrain himself, especially after the duel with Brandon.

Pro drivers traditionally indulge in some of the goofiest superstitions in the sports world, although the latest generation might be a bit more pragmatic. The green car superstition appears to have hit its peak between the 1920s and the 1950s, and a lot of pros today claim not to be bothered by it at all. Still, race car drivers are a nervous bunch.

There are two obvious differences between the two versions, however. The first difference is that the current film is live action, so there are lots of rococo sets and intricate digital creations to look at. And yet, despite the zillions of dollars that must have been spent on the Hogwarts ish production design, the sad fact is that neither of the showstopping numbers, the title song and Be Our Guest, is as magical or imaginative as it was in a cartoon which came out over a quarter of a century ago..

How long your shirt should be is simply a matter of covering your bottom. The mostly accepted length is mid thigh. Your shirt must be able to conceal your buttocks even when you are leaning. If these yogurts all sound like good options, it is because they are. Although they all share the yogurt moniker, each offers different health benefits, and some include additives you may want to avoid. My mother served us Dannon yogurt for the protein and calcium, and decades later, those nutrients remain most prevalent in traditional yogurt.

These short bar codes are called zero suppressed numbers. There’s a set of rules around forming zero suppressed numbers from full numbers, but the basic idea is to leave out a set of four digits, all zeros. In the case of the Sprite UPC code, the 049 at the beginning is the first three digits of Coke’s 049000 manufacturer ID.

Shannen Doherty, “90210 Charmed”Shannen Doherty had an impressive resume before she appeared as Brenda Walsh in Beverly Hills, 90210 in 1990. She had previously starred in Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985) and the critically acclaimed Heathers (1988). Doherty starred on the show from 1990 1994, and the details around her departure are a bit muddled.

It was all beautiful. Surprising, but wearable. His setting was uptown, but these clothes were not defined by a particular neighborhood or tribe or demographic. Some tips: just be friendly. If you start getting really territorial with the guys next to you, you gonna have a bad time. If you are next to a fraternity, just be polite, say hi, say you setting up for vets, they will be appreciative and helpful.

Now Jao, the third born, is trying to make it in a sport he started just three years ago. His strength is attacking the rim, where he can draw fouls or finish well above the outstretched arms of opposing big men. He can space the floor with his jump shot, but he would rather pump fake a defender out of the way, knife into space and create for himself and teammates..

The oil now must be brought to recycling centers or city dumps, where consumers are often charged to leave it.” It’s a hidden cost many of us may not understand up front. There’s also the issue of time and possible frustration. “Most people also don’t want to hassle with accumulating enough oil to make the trip and expense worthwhile.

I was named after my great grandmother, who was a missionary in Sumatra in the early 20th century. There, she met my great grandfather, who was also a missionary. I not sure of most of the details, but by the time WWII rolled around, they had three children.

Is Rappers Wearing Skirts a Fashion TrendMany people have their own opinion on why they think the Rap Stars are wearing skirts and dresses. When skinny jeans came out as a fashion trend some people didn’t like seeing men wearing them. Now there are Rap Stars wearing skinny jeans with skirts together as a fashion trend.

The point is, it has the potential to make games look incredible. 5 points submitted 19 days agoUsually in the replays I see where the goaltender screwed up, and booped too late, or too early, or aimed too far away from where the ball was in relation to the goaltender. I notice a lot of people complaining about boops not registering, but I very rarely experience it.

Gathering spiritual tools for your personal and spiritual empowerment practicesIn my book, Finding Home Breaking Free from Limits, I talk about the benefits of having a toolbox full of spiritual tools available to fit every human need. As time goes on, the spiritual practitioner will find that certain tools fit them perfectly and they begin to use them daily, or at least consistently to fit specific areas of focus. Other tools may not resonate as loudly with our unique spiritual personalities, so even though they are good to have around, they may not get used very often..

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Snyder reached the final on the strength of his superior conditioning. In the semifinals, Snyder trailed Georgian Elizbar Odikadze 4 0 at the break. He punished Odikadze in the second period, pushing him out of bounds and throwing him to the mat. Do as DreamLand17 suggests and head down to the police station and see about filing a police report and if it is necessary in this case. The more information that you have beforehand the better. This helps in the defense that your card or identity was stolen instead of being someone trying to scam the system (as happens sometimes)..

Yes, it matters both for the health of your spine and to actually increase your flexibility over time! Bending at the hips with bent knees and a straight(er) spine will protect your back (especially the lumbar spine) and get more length in your hamstrings than if you kept your legs straight and bent at the waist. Doing it that second way will just stress your lumbar spine without actually lengthening the most stubborn parts of your backbody chain. Using blocks can bring the ground up to you and take additional pressure out of the spine..

For those wanting to delve more deeply into BLDC control there are also many different micro controllers and other electronic hardware intended for industrial users and these usually have very good documentation. So far, I have not found any comprehensive descriptions of how to do BLDC control with an Arduino microcontroller. Also, if you are interested in doing regenerative braking, or using a BLDC for power generation, I have not found many products that are suitable for use with small motors or much information on how to control a 3 phase generator.

Its not confusing, it respect, it their most famous role. (Guess what, I call Cranston, Heisenberg) Its not like I didn think y would know who the actor was, I was just typing I guess. I didn mean for it to come across that way . And can fields go back to the late seventies fox trot and back into the pack some light. Missing she’s a broad skate at one point in this case it’s that crane. And now topping the leader board Nile DeMarco who of course is death and had a mortar scripts for a good.

These are areas particularly fraught with roadblocks and worries for many, of course. And it’s natural for people to be suspicious of AI I experienced it myself somewhat last week. My hotel was part of the same compound as the Future of Go Summit, and access to certain areas was gated by Baidu’s machine learning powered facial recognition tech.

Wasn my goal to trade Khalil when we got here, Gruden said Sunday. Of the reasons I here is because of him. Unfortunately, we had a standoff with a contract, and we could not come to terms. I would love to see a movie that focused on a man of science blinded by ambition destroy his life to become doctor doom. Sacrifice his humanity for power and intelligence and not just for powers sake. Have him do it because he truly believes he is right and the smartest being in the universe.

What a tool. Asking those hard hitting question like “Is President Obama Planning to Start FEMA consentration camps?” Inquiring minds want to know. Destroying our country in the process means nothing to them. The ‘This Works’ brand has a great product called Perfect Legs which is possibly one of the best products I’ve tried to immediately take the glare off legs. It goes on easily with a subtle golden colour to smooth imperfections on legs and gives legs a very flattering sheen. It’s great for day time without being too shimmery..

That it’s in their DNA. There is no modifier here. Then you claim that I’m making an absolute statement about what you believe. The concept of fascism is dependent on the merger of corporations with the state. The power inherent in government is combined with corporate power, this brings the majority of power in a nation under a small group of individuals. This is known as an Oligarchy.

The back was an extra 2″ wide though since mobility in that direction is not as big a deal. That’s a fairly traditional thing to do. The more traditional way is to have it be kind of curvy. We are born with natural instincts about our lives and how we are supposed to live them, however, our instincts can change but most of the time if they are our natural instincts they will stay the same. We might be able to do multiple things with our instincts in terms of living our lives and that is what living is meant for isn’t it? Instincts are always going to be there , there is no way we are going to be able to get away from them because they are feeling and nobody can get away from a feeling no matter what the feeling is and no matter how much you might want to get away from a certain feeling if it is a good instinct you will feel good about getting a new and better job or if something bad is going to happen your instincts will tell you before it actually happens so that you can get away from the bad thing so that you don’t get hurt. Your instincts will tell you if you are going to get hurt, not that you always listen to them because most people are stubborn and we think that our instincts don’t matter when they really do..

Often these threads have no/few responses and they take up space.Thanks for asking. It would be helpful to hear other opinions.What makes 5 a magic number?If an action is enough of a problem to need to be restricted why not 2 or 3? Or if 5 seems tolerable, why not 10?And what about hubbers that everyone considers credible could they earn an extra couple new threads, (above “average” hubbers), based on their reputation?Of course if this is such a serious problem for so many hubbers, why not just nip it in the bud and restrict everyone to one new thread per day?Just an opinion, I hope you don’t mind, but you have to remember that old adage, “It takes all kinds.” It is very possible that if it weren’t for certain ppl who enjoy starting a lot of threads, the forum might become increasingly sterile. It’s like the circle of life.

Talk to yourself as if you are reading from a paper. Picture three boxes underwater. You have to swim to get them and open each box slowly one at a time and narrate what you feel. These spells allow continued healing even after the Druid is unable to heal, the HoT will continue. Also A Druid can cast an in combat resurrection spell called Rebirth, giving the group a continued chance of success. The Druid is also excellent at mana efficiency if played and spec’d correctly.

Indeed, neither did Sharapova. “It put a lot of doubts in my game. My game was based on being powerful and hitting very deep strokes. Oh! Also! I know it not the easiest thing to do, but try coming up with names for planets and such that are your own. Using names from other series is fine, but we have a reference in our mind for what those should look like and I not sure if that what you were going for. 2 points submitted 27 days ago.

I was getting B on my lecture exams (class with large proportion of graduate students) and got in the 99th percentile on the ACS with about 20h of studying the week before. Its not as scary as the ochem one. 9 points submitted 1 year agoThis is something I thought about quite a bit, specifically as it relates to athletes and celebrities.

This will severely impact the green tech industry and likely set back the implementation of renewables years. Obama is in the pocket of big business, doesn care about global warming one bit, and is a corrupt politician like the rest of them. He sacrifice Israeli safety to further support his radical Muslim brothers around the world.

Sounds like yall do more than we do, but even so that is a ton of travelling. Maybe a better play for you than burning out (did this with other companies myself) is to just scale back both the traveling and the income. Sometimes it better to improve quality of life than to make the next thousand..

Greater numbers of people in the 2010s have access to the Internet since Apple and IBM computers became household items and heavily infiltrated schools, recreation centers, and libraries. In fact, some libraries are totally digital and have Macs as well as PCs, with books on download. The first such library was built in San Antonio, Texas..

After all, it is just a job. You do great. First year is absolutely draining and fun and terribly hard but also very rewarding. Much of America feared John F. Kennedy because he was Irish Catholic and Democrat. Many hated him as much as they did blacks, women, LGBTQ, Russians, Jews, Native Americans, Asians, the whole Eastern Hemisphere, and everything south of Texas.

Eye contact may be the most used of all flirting signal by women to show interest. A women will look over the male population in the area until someone looks attractive to her, then she gives her interest a 3 to 4 second stare when he looks her way. She may then drop her eyes but maintain eye contact for 2 3 seconds to see if you are looking at her..

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe passing of Tony Curtis will no doubt inspire film buffs to revisit his work in The Defiant Ones (1958), Some Like it Hot (1959) and Spartacus (1960). But the turning point in his career came just before he landed those classic roles, when he played slimy press agent Sidney Falco in Alexander Mackendrick’s Sweet Smell of Success (1957). If you want to celebrate Curtis’s memory, this is the place to start.

The actors actually wore chain mail under their scuba suits. Talk about commitment to a role.FOR THE ZOMBIE LOVER 28 DAYS LATERSome movies just stick with you and Pulse, which first hit screens in 2001, has a resonance few can match. Directed by Japan’s Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Pulse is a film that takes its time.

I kept emphasizing to my CC company that Ubik has a return policy and that they are not honoring it. Took a screen shot of everything and sent that to them as well. Anything with Ubik Mobile Corp or Edgardo Jovet on it, I printed and sent it to my CC company..

SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA report by a United Nations panel suggests the world’s population should shift away from a meat based diet and cut fossil fuel consumption in order to make more sustainable use of the world’s natural resources.The International Panel for Sustainable Resource Management says billions of people have to take action in order to reverse some of the damaging trends harming the environment and depleting resources.”Two broad areas are currently having a disproportionately high impact on people and the planet’s life support systems,” said Achim Steiner, UN under secretary general and executive director of the UN Environment Programme. “These are energy in the form of fossil fuels and agriculture, especially the raising of livestock for meat and dairy products.”The report calls for a significant shift in diets away from animal based proteins toward more vegetable based foods.The panel also noted that there needs to be a dramatic improvement in how energy is used in the home particularly for heating, cooling and electronic gadgets and for travel.Read more.Would you eat less meat and/or use less fuel to help the environment? Let us know if you’ve taken any steps to live more sustainably.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.

The first field we need to edit is the export KEY_CONFIG field. Next, change the following fields at the bottom of your file to you liking. There are two e mail lines, but you only need to edit the first one. Being an avid collector of electronic gadgets I think that i have purchased just about one of everything, after convincing myself that I would indeed be able to make use of it and it would enrich my life. Well, I must admit, most of those items are now stored in the boxes they came in, for many reasons but the biggest would have to be because the gadget just didn’t do all that I wanted. It is, of course, the Apple iPod Touch 8GB.

Dimethicone Free MakeupDimethicone free and silicone free makeup is not easy to find but is becoming more in demand. The ‘slick’ of dimethicone is considered useful for smoothing pores and fine lines as well as smoothing the cuticle in the hair shaft, so you will find it in many more products than you expected. It is added to everything, from concealers to eyeshadows and lipgloss.

Winning is always good for sneaker sales. See Jordan (Michael) who is still on Nike’s payroll.But Nike is facing a tough challenge from resurgent rival Adidas (ADDYY) as well as Under Armour. Sales in North America, which account for nearly half of Nike’s overall revenues, were flat in the most recent quarter.Nike is still doing well in China and Western Europe.

If you’re a social runner, you may scope out local running groups in your city. Even if you’re a lone wolf, the support of fellow runners may get you out of bed and on the pavement when your training hits a rough patch. However, running and jogging are distinguishable from walking.

The cunning reptile is still on the loose. Gustave tracking enthusiast Patrick Faye claims that his long tenure of terror is a direct result of political and social unrest in the area. However, malaria isn’t the only threat to visitors. Some of you were also frustrated about the fact we have not been able to make video play on some smart phones and tablets. We are working on this and are committed to a solution for the Olympics. The reason we are able to do this for video content on other BBC sites (eg News) is because rights management tends to be much more straightforward in those areas.

“I’m talking directly to you. No miscommunication,” West said. “Did you not want the Yeezys? Nike would make you believe it was my fault that you couldn’t get them, but that was not the case. Bruhat says she wanted to work someplace with a close connection to a style of knitwear. She was drawn to Fair Isle of the history, she said. Is a place that has given its name to a style of knitwear that has gone around the world.

I quickly must get back into racing shape. The week off from running felt good, but the last few runs have been godawful. I’ll be flying out to Washington next week for a 2 mile race on the 4th of July, so hopefully I’ll feel better over the next few days.

Attendees use virtual reality headsets during a launch event in August for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)Of course, there were also innovations that you, the home viewing audience, experienced firsthand. Getty Images and the Associated Press deployed myriad robot cameras to capture the glory of the games at every angle from under the water to high in the sky.

Adenuga released his debut studio album Greatest Hits in late 2007 and his second, Microphone Champion in 2009, both independently, while his third studio album Doin’ It Again was released in 2011 by AATW. His fourth studio album, Konnichiwa, was released on 6 May 2016 to critical acclaim, winning that year’s Mercury Prize. I’m an activist.” His influence on contemporary British popular culture as a key figure in the grime scene saw him appear on Debrett’s 2017 list of the most influential people in the UK..

How much do you want to bet that most of the first reactions to Val Venis’ name being on here were “HELLO LADIES!”, “this guy is still alive?” and “really?”? First off, yes, Val Venis (or Sean Morley, as I believe he prefers to go by now) is alive and, despite him not seeming to be that big of name, was at one point one of the most popular stars in the Attitude Era. How did he get to that point? Well, he was hired by WWE largely because of his run with CMLL, where he wrestled from 1997 1999 (WWE graciously allowed him to work with both them and CMLL for a time) under the name Steele. There, he had a long running feud with lucha star Rayo de Jalisco Jr.

I have one pair. I started a few years ago with the Nano 2. I had one of each Nano from 2 4 and like them less and less as they progressed. Take King Crimson’s “Lark’s Tongues in Aspic” as a verbatim example.However, after the flood of the retarded hip hop and family, I started to appreciate the synth disco and listening with real pleasure pieces like Dee D. Jackson’s “Cosmic Curves” or results of the collaboration between Moroder and Donna Summer or with Sparks. I also appreciate the trance produced by DJs like Armin van Buuren, Tiesto, Paul van Dyk and Paul Oakenfold.To have an article about synth pop without mentioning the influence of Norway’s a ha is simply ludicrous.Take On Me from 1985’s Hunting High Low was a shining moment in the genre, and a huge success, followed by the even better single, The Sun Always Shines on TV.