Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon launches computer coding program for school kids

Orlando Magic's Aaron Gordon launches computer coding program for school kids

When Aaron Gordon was growing up in San Jose, Calif., he would sometimes get a sneak peek at emerging technologies because his mother worked in Silicon Valley.

That early exposure has helped the 23-year-old Orlando Magic forward develop an appreciation for tech, with Gordon famously using a drone…

Ex-Porsche CEO tries to save combustion engine from scrap heap

Ex-Porsche CEO tries to save combustion engine from scrap heap

Using pulsed microwaves to ignite fuel rather than spark plugs or glow plugs, MWI Micro Wave Ignition engineers say they can cut consumption of gasoline and diesel by as much as 30 percent, and emissions by as much as 80 percent, because the fuel burns at lower temperatures. The German startup has won some powerful backers including shareholder Wendelin Wiedeking, former CEO of Porsche.