The TechieTalk Show on Mar 26th 2015

Remote Controlled Train In Australia
Four hours is still a very long time to be stuck in a locomotive travelling through 130-degree heat. That’s why these engines can be remote controlled. They’re outfitted with GE’s Locotrol Distributed Power system: a series of 250 telemetry and environmental sensors that generate 9 million data points every hour. Engineers working from a (hopefully air conditioned) remote location can moderate each of the four locomotive’s power outputs as easily as if they were in the cab themselves.
55 million tons of ore
boasts a 4,400 horsepower engine and a set of four can propel each 232-car long, 30,000 ton ore shipment up to 50 mph. That translates into four, 4-hour rides every day from the company’s mine in the remote Pilbara region out to a stockyard in Port Headland. “Every time they go past that point, they transmit data that’s received at our Remote Monitoring and Diagnostic Center in Erie, Pa., and that enables us to get a status update on the locomotives- the different parameters of oil and water temperature and so on,”

Samsung Galaxy S 6 release date April 10th.
http://www.engadget.com/2015/03/26/galaxy-s6-and-s6-edge-us-april-10/

The Galaxy S6 lets you remove most apps (including Samsung’s)

http://www.engadget.com/2015/03/23/galaxy-s6-lets-you-remove-bloatware/

Microsoft makes office free for tablets or devices less than 10
inch

http://recode.net/2015/03/25/microsoft-makes-office-free-for-small-pcs-and-tablets/

Chrome data compression coming to computer browser
Browse more for less!

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/data-saver-beta/pfmgfdlgomnbgkofeojodiodmgpgmkac

Fire Put off by Sound
https://newsdesk.gmu.edu/2015/02/pump-bass-douse-blaze-new-mason-invention-fights-fires/

Pilot Cockpit door
http://www.popsci.com/how-locking-mechanisms-work-airbus-cockpit

Cheaper to book direct hotels than online sites
http://twocents.lifehacker.com/forget-expedia-its-becoming-cheaper-to-book-hotels-dir-1693390583/+andyoooo

The Silicon Valley Gender Trial
Ajit Nazre joined Reliance in 2012.
http://recode.net/2015/03/23/a-whos-who-of-the-kleiner-perkins-ellen-pao-trial/

http://www.ajitnazre.com/
iOS Google Translate App

Mercedes to introduce 10 plug-in hybrids before 2017
The automaker is planning to launch 10 new plug-in hybrid models between now and 2017 — on average, that’s a new green machine every four months. The only two confirmed US models so far are the 2016 C350e (above) and S550e, both of which arrive this fall, but Mercedes is promising that vehicles from the C-Class on up (including the GLE-Class SUV) will get the semi-electric treatment. Between these and pure EVs like the B-Class Electric Drive, you may not have to compromise on model selection just because you want an eco-friendly ride with a tri-star badge.
Ford to introduce cars that limit speed automatically
The system monitors road signs with a camera mounted on the windscreen, and slows the vehicle as required. As the speed limit rises, the system allows the driver to accelerate up to the set speed – providing it does not exceed the new limit.