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Tundra Versus the F-150 – What’s Wrong with Toyota?

Can the Toyota Tundra go toe-to-toe with the Ford F-150, and does it make sense to try? The F-150 is the most popular vehicle in the U.S., despite a 12 percent drop in sales. Ford still managed to sell 787, 422 F-150s in 2020. Toyota sold a little over 109,000 Tundras in 2020, down two […] The post Tundra Versus the F-150 – What’s Wrong with Toyota? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Japan, Technology, Sales, Quality, Production, Ford, Ram, Autos, F-150, Toyota, Trucks, Chevrolet, Nissan, New Cars, Titan, Silverado


Elon Musk Takes Center Stage on Saturday Night Live

Billionaire Elon Musk will host “Saturday Night Live'” on May 8th, the comedy series announced last week. Known for his controversial, biting remarks, the Tesla and SpaceX CEO apparently did not win over any fans among the cast. Cast members were not happy with Musk’s invitation. Social media comments indicated their displeasure. The self-proclaimed techno […] The post Elon Musk Takes Center Stage on Saturday Night Live appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Technology, Media, Safety, Tesla, Quality, Green, Electric Vehicles, Autos, Autonomous Vehicles, Saturday Night Live, Liability, Sales And Marketing, Hot Takes, Musk


Kia 2021 Seltos and 2020-21 Soul are Flaming Hot

Kia has recalled 2021 Seltos SUVs and 2020-21 Soul wagons with 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engines. 147,249 vehicles are involved. Inconsistent piston ring heat treating may cause engine damage. This can lead to a loss of power, and an increased risk of fires or crashing. 2020-2021 Kia Souls produced between 11/24/2018-10/24/2020, and 2021 Seltos produced between 11/20/2019-10/15/2020 […] The post Kia 2021 Seltos and 2020-21 Soul are Flaming Hot appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Quality, Production, Soul, Recall, Korea, Autos, Kia, Hot Takes, SUVs, Nhtsa, News Blog, Hot Stuff, Safety Recall, Buy/Drive/Burn, Seltos


2021 BMW M3 and M4 Competition xDrives Arrive Soon

BMW’s 2021 M3 and M4 Competition cars, both endowed with xDrive all-wheel-drive, will arrive in August. Four hundred and seventy-nine lb-ft of torque is on tap. As BMW explains, both cars have three driving modes, the first being 4WD or default. While rear-wheel biased, the focus is on traction and handling. 4WD Sport, the second […] The post 2021 BMW M3 and M4 Competition xDrives Arrive Soon appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Europe, Design, Technology, Germany, Marketing, Quality, Autos, Bmw, Consolidation, Ultimate Driving Machine, Enthusiasm, News Blog, Xdrive, Tuners, Rare Rides, Platform Sharing


Kigurumi Onesies - Best Onesies EVER!

  Onesie.  Onesies.  Even the word makes you smile, even if it's just on the outside.  You can't deny it.  Wearing a onesie from Kigurumi is a whole other level of onesie happiness.  They make the best onesies EVER. The generous peeps of Kigurumi set me up with two of their onesies, the Lobster and the Walrus.  They arrived in such professional and spiffy packaging.  I couldn't wait to set them free.  I tend to anthropomorphize things. Yes...that's me.      The quality of these onesies is incr...
Tags: Animals, Pets, Best, Quality, Onesie, Lobster, Joy, Larry, The Pet Blog Lady, Walrus, Kigurumi, Excellent


This Startup Is Using Drones to Conduct Airplane Inspections

Aircraft inspection is the important, federally-mandated process of checking recently flown planes for signs of damage. Commercial airliners incur all sorts of wear and tear as they travel the skies, so it’s crucial to identify and track what it looks like. In recent years, the aviation industry has sought to…Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Technology, Articles, Quality, Airplane, Lidar, Science and Technology, Inspection, Google Cloud, Emerging Technologies, Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Ascent Aviation Services, Colby Harvey, Draftmainblades Bv


2021 Hyundai Elantra Chosen Hispanic Motor Press Car of the Year

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra has been selected Car of the Year during Automobility LA by the Hispanic Motor Press. The 2021 Hispanic Motor Press Awards (HMPA) jury panel included 24 Hispanic automotive journalists, content creators, and industry influencers, who analyzed more than 100 new 2020 and 2021 vehicles. Now in its 11th year, the annual […] The post 2021 Hyundai Elantra Chosen Hispanic Motor Press Car of the Year appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Design, Media, Marketing, Awards, Global, Events, Pr, Quality, Green, Korea, Autos, Sales And Marketing, Hyundai, New Cars, Award, Hyundai Elantra


Mitsubishi Tries Harder in 2021 J.D. Power Study

Mitsubishi Motors’ third-place ranking in the latest J.D. Power Customer Service Index (CSI) indicates the brand is trying harder to improve the experience for service done under warranty and or customer pay. Up one spot from 2020 among non-premium, mass-market nameplates, Mini ranked the highest with a score of 864, Buick ranked second at 859, followed […] The post Mitsubishi Tries Harder in 2021 J.D. Power Study appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Media, Maintenance, Customer Service, Quality, Industry, Autos, Survey, CSI, Mitsubishi, J.d. Power, Satisfaction, Buick, Mitsubishi Motors, News Blog, Service Experience


Page Object Model for UI Testing

Software companies are taking more strides to produce quality code. In order to do that they increase the testing for their applications. One of the testing methods used is UI testing, validating the client facing application is behaving as expected. Within the UI testing space there is one method of writing tests that has been at the front of UI testing for many years, Page Object Model or POM. POM treats each “page” in an application as an object in code for example in C# a page might look lik...
Tags: Blog, Ui, Quality, Testing, eLearning, Page Object Model, SearchButton


2021 Mercedes-Benz Elevates S-Class Standards and Pricing

The all-new 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class, the flagship of the line, will arrive in US dealerships in the first half of 2021. Boosting greater comfort, safety, and the overall experience for driver and passengers, the S-Class embodies not only the brand’s flagship, but a 12.9 percent increase from the 2020 S 450 4Matic Sedan, to the […] The post 2021 Mercedes-Benz Elevates S-Class Standards and Pricing appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Germany, US, Quality, Luxury, Autos, Autonomous Vehicles, Mercedes Benz, New Cars, Flagship, News Blog, Big Ticket, German engineering, S 500


Hyundai Ends Kona EV Sales in South Korea

Hyundai Motor Company will end sales of its best-selling electric vehicle, the Kona EV, after a series of fires and faulty braking systems prompted mass recalls in South Korea. According to Reuters, Hyundai was reviewing the end of Kona EV sales in South Korea, while an unidentified source said sales would continue in Europe. The […] The post Hyundai Ends Kona EV Sales in South Korea appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: South Korea, Europe, Technology, Safety, Quality, Green, Recall, Electric Vehicles, Korea, Autos, Hyundai, Kona, Hyundai Motor Company, News Blog, US Market, Kona EV


Develop Quality Code

As software continues to dominate every facet of our lives, developers are faced with an ever-increasing pressure to produce bug free code. The responsibility of clean quality software falls upon everyone that is involved in the process of designing, creating, testing, and releasing an application. To have the highest confidence that users will love your application, each member of the team needs to be conscious of the need for a high-quality product. If each member of the team, not just QA, tak...
Tags: Blog, Quality, eLearning, Unit testing, Glenford Myers


Brand-New Tesla Model Y's Roof Flies Off On First Drive Home

I know we’ve covered Tesla’s chronic quality control issues here before, and I realize that among hardcore Tesla-stans this may feel like we’re picking on Tesla unfairly but in our defense, Tesla really does have some terrible quality issues. Sometimes we get a really dramatic and baffling issue, like this one where…Read more...
Tags: Science, Tesla, Quality, Tesla Model Y


UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Recruitment No. 7/2020

UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Advt. No. 07/2020  Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Dholpur House, New Delhi invites Online application on prescribed recruitment form by 13/08/2020 for following Sarkari Naukri Government Jobs vacancy posts especially Faculty (Assistant Professor) as Specialist Medical, Scientific Officers etc. in various Central Government Departments/Organisations in the prescribed online format (Advt. No. 07/2020). SarkariNaukriBlog dot... Please Click on the Title to Read...
Tags: Jobs, Medical, Research, Engineer, Quality, Officer, Architect, PSC, Faculty, Manisha, Scientific, Specialist, UPSC, Metallurgy, HotJob, Assistant Professor


The Chevy HHR, Cobalt Might Not Be Entirely Safe

Better clean up that spilled drink. It’s a safety hazard. Yes, two low-end, Recession-era Chevrolets have been singled out by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for an investigation, this one pertaining not to faulty ignition switches (that’s all in the past), but the pooling of flammable liquid in areas where such things should not […] The post The Chevy HHR, Cobalt Might Not Be Entirely Safe appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, General Motors, Quality, Gm, Autos, Investigation, Nhtsa, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Chevrolet Cobalt, Chevrolet HHR, News Blog


PSA PSA: Replacement Jack Stands Recalled

The Harbor Freight saga continues, with the company now issuing a recall of the jack stands meant to replace earlier jack stands recalled due to their collapse risk. After calling back its 3- and 6-ton Pittsburgh brand stands, the tool company learned of a mechanic who did exactly as he was told, trading in his […] The post PSA PSA: Replacement Jack Stands Recalled appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Quality, Recall, Psa, Autos, Pittsburgh, News Blog, Harbor Freight, Jack Stands


The Safety Innovation That Put Volvo on the Map Is Behind Its Largest Recall

To be fair, three-point seat belts didn’t exactly set American consumers on fire back in 1959, but the innovation eventually caught on, becoming the industry’s dominant passive restraint. Yet even safety features can contain safety defects, which is why Volvo Cars is embarking on its largest recall to date. The (Chinese-owned) Swedish automaker has announced […] The post The Safety Innovation That Put Volvo on the Map Is Behind Its Largest Recall appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Quality, Recalls, Autos, Volvo, Volvo Cars, News Blog


Scholarship Productivity Form

Universities try to quantify quality. It looks something like this.
Tags: Law, Quality, Law Schools, LawProfBlawg


PSA: Harbor Freight Can’t Bear the Weight?

Earlier this year, media outlets, us included, put out a warning about Harbor Freight jack stands that could collapse under the weight of vehicles they’re designed to suspend with ease. The company issued an urgent recall (see above) for two popular models, claiming that owners could exchange the stands at their point of purchase for […] The post PSA: Harbor Freight Can’t Bear the Weight? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Quality, Autos, News Blog, Harbor Freight, Jack Stands


QOTD: Do the Evolution?

Things change. Once upon a time, the greatest concern among Americans was getting home in time to watch that Three’s Company episode where Jack wakes up in bed with Mr. Roper. Now, it’s antibody testing and virus-rocked retirement funds. Things change in the automotive world, too, and along with it, our perceptions. Preconceptions often become […] The post QOTD: Do the Evolution? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Quality, Autos, Jack, Qotd, Three s Company, News Blog, Question of the Day, Automotive Ranking


How to Fix Your Suddenly Crappy Google Nest Videos

Now that most of us are spending all day at home, we’re consuming a ton more data, and while Comcast’s tubes of internet haven’t burst yet, they’re definitely fuller than ever before. In an effort to get ahead of a potential disaster, some companies are taking measures to reduce the data burden of their…Read more...
Tags: Google, Quality, Surveillance, Camera, Comcast, Nest, Lifehacks


UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Recruitment No. 5/2020

UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Advt. No. 05/2020  Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Dholpur House, New Delhi invites Online application on prescribed recruitment form by  02/04/2020 for following Sarkari Naukri Government Jobs vacancy posts especially Engineers, Directors, Officers etc. in various Central Government Departments/Organisations in the... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (Manisha)]
Tags: Jobs, Engineer, Quality, Veterinary, Accounts, Delhi, Director, Officer, PSC, Manisha, Hindi, Chemist, UPSC, Rajbhasha, Civil Engineer Naukri, HotJob


How to build a vocal booth at home

Be it a dedicated room, wardrobe, reflection filter or just some blankets, here are our top tips to treating your room to get the best sound possible. Studio For the best experience and quality, or maybe just a one off recording, it may be cost efficient and easiest to head to the local studio for recording vocals. Most professional studios will have dedicated rooms, with the best quality microphones and sound proofing equipment. However if you want to regularly record vocals at home ...
Tags: Echo, Podcast, Music, Diy, Isolation, Quality, Noise, How To, Wardrobe, Building, Mic, Microphone, Studio, At Home, Closet, Reverb


Toyota Owners in the Great White North Finally Get Their White Paint

A friend once had a ’94 Olds 88 with delaminating paint, souring the Olds ownership experience and causing him to pine for his recently departed ’86 model. The newer model’s hood and trunk lid looked like hell, but at least he wasn’t alone in his misery (there were a lot of peeling 1990s GM cars […] The post Toyota Owners in the Great White North Finally Get Their White Paint appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Repairs, Quality, Paint, Gm, Autos, Toyota, Warranty, Toyota Canada, News Blog, Peeling Paint, Toyota Owners


UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Advt. No. 02/2020

UPSC Government Jobs Vacancy Advt. No. 02/2020  Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Dholpur House, New Delhi invites Online application on prescribed recruitment form by  13/02/2020 for following Sarkari Naukri Government Jobs vacancy posts especially Medical Officers, Research Officers, Assistant Engineers, Scientists etc. in various Central Government... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (Manisha)]
Tags: Jobs, Electronics, Medical, Research, Engineer, Quality, Chemistry, Anthropology, Officer, PSC, Manisha, Specialist, MBBS, UPSC, Ayurveda, Unani


Quality—Quality—Quality

As a music engineer and record producer Jimmy Iovine has worked with a Who’s Who in the music industry— John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Patti Smith, Stevie Nicks, and Tom Petty. He also co-produced the movie 8 Mile, co-founded the company Beats with Dr. Dre., and was hired by Steve Jobs to help create Apple Music. […]
Tags: Steve Jobs, Miscellaneous, Quality, Filmmaking, New York Times, Rian Johnson, Jimmy Iovine, Dre, Tom Petty, Ben Sisario, Craig Mazin, Screenwriting


Recruitment in BoB Financial Solutions Limited 2019-20

Job Vacancy in BOB Financial Solutions Limited (BFSL) Bob Financial Solutions Limited invites online application for the recruitment of various Govt. Job Naukri vacancies of Officers and Managers in various disciplines and at various levels. ( = || []).push({}); BOB Financial Solutions Limited (BFSL) (Formerly known as BOBCARDS Limited) is an NBFC... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (Manisha)]
Tags: Jobs, Mba, Engineer, Quality, Manager, Vice President, Officer, Manisha, NBFC, IT(Computer, BOB Financial Solutions Limited, BOB Financial Solutions, Government-jobs-for-Graduates


Phantom Braking Leads to Mazda 3 Recall

A system designed to detect obstacles on the road ahead and automatically apply the brakes is acting up in current-generation Mazda 3 vehicles. Seems it’s seeing things that aren’t there. On Friday, Mazda announced a recall of 35,390 Mazda 3 sedans and hatchbacks in the U.S., spanning the 2019 and 2020 model years. The company […] The post appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Safety, Quality, Recall, Autos, Mazda, News Blog, Automatic Emergency Braking, Mazda 3


QOTD: Willing Spirit, Weak Flesh?

Yesterday, the awe-inspiringly tall Matthew Guy asked about examples of daily drivers that achieved stratospheric odometer readings, which immediately catapulted this writer back to the middle of the previous decade — a better era for most things, save vehicle design. Back then, your author’s beloved Camry Coupe was still running like a dream at 261,000 […] The post QOTD: Willing Spirit, Weak Flesh? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Quality, Reliability, Autos, Qotd, Matthew Guy, News Blog, Question of the Day


Recruitment for Job Vacancy in UP Metro Rail Corporation 2019

Job Vacancy Recruitment in  Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation 2019 The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Limited (UPMRC) has been constituted is set up by the Government of Uttar Pradesh in collaboration with Government of India for development and management of Metro Rail Projects in the state of Uttar Pradesh as a Special Purpose Vehicle for implementation and operation of... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (Manisha)]
Tags: Jobs, Safety, India, Environment, Public Relations, Engineer, Quality, Manager, Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, Manisha, CA-ICWA-Finance, Metro Rail, Civil Engineer Naukri, HotJob, Sarkari Naukri in Uttar Pradesh (UP