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What's The Top Speed of the Noble M600? | Top Gear USA

You can own James Hunt’s last race-winning car

Motorsport enthusiasts or anyone who just saw <i>Rush</i> all know that name very well. James Hunt, the British racer who had a fantastic, controversial, and …

Money Movers: The Most Expensive Car, Boat and Motorcycle Sold At Auction (Plus The Airplane Made By Henry Ford)

This summer a 1954 Mercedes-Benz W196R Formula 1 single-seat coupe became the most expensive car ever sold at auction, commanding $30 million at the Bonhams Goodwood Festival of Speed sale in England. It had won the 1954 Formula 1 world championship with the legendary Argentinean driver Juan Manuel …

Ark Nova: the aubergine has landed

Alien invasion is a concept for which we still lack definitive proof, even if some scientific thinking now asserts that life on Earth might well have its ancestry in extraterrestrial space bacteria that arrived on a comet a few billennia ago. In any case, if aliens were to take over the world and …

LG and Samsung's new smartphones put design behind the curve

Curved phones aside, design experts see a bright future for flexible displays<p>Currently, smartphones almost universally follow a single form: a rectangular slab with a flat, equally rectangular display. In recent weeks, we've seen signs from LG and Samsung that things could be changing soon.<p>Earlier …

Miley Cyrus Goes As Lil Kim for Halloween

Nic Cage’s $276,000 Tyrannosaurus Skull Might be Illegal

Celebrities often have to list their assets in bankruptcy cases, which can give us incredible information, like the time we heard about Gary Busey’s old surfboard and collection of tambourines and moccasins (the shoes, not the snakes). Likewise, back when Nic Cage was having money troubles, one of …

How Many Games Can You Fit On A PS4 or Xbox One Hard Drive?

Next-gen is nearly upon us, and games are about to get a whole lot bigger. Xbox One and PS4 games dwarf previous gen in size, and many need to be installed to be playable even with the disc. Add downloadable games on top of that and the hard drive becomes one of the central pieces of a next-gen …

Android 4.4 KitKat Targets Google’s Next Billion Users, Adds Pervasive Search & Improves Google Now

Today Google announced details of its long-awaited Android 4.4 KitKat operating system for the first time, going beyond just the candy bar branding. KitKat is designed around three major tentpoles, Google told TechCrunch, including reaching the next billion (it previously announced 1 billion …

Android 4.4 KitKat is out now

<b>Google's latest iteration of Android, 4.4 KitKat, has officially been released alongside the new Nexus 5 smartphone. The update should roll out to</b> …

Love This Solar Bike!

Ele is a solar bicycle with solar panels on its wheels that rotate 30 degrees on both sides, to face toward sun. This is to absorb as much sun-power …

Lexi Jayde

2014 Z/28: The Baddest Camaro Ever

It costs more than a ZL1, has less horsepower, and only comes with one speaker. So why would you want a Z/28? Because its the most aggressive, driver-focused Camaro ever made. Oh, and its warrantied for driving on the track.<p>It costs more than a ZL1, has less horsepower, and only comes with one …

What To Expect Before Becoming 'Engineer #1' at a Startup

“It kinda sucks to be engineer #1.”<p>That’s what a couple of my friends – engineers at Google and Bloomberg who have been following the rise of startup culture with intrigue – told me recently. They were referring to non-founder engineers, most commonly the first hire for technology businesses.<p>Often …

Linquet uses the cloud to make sure you never lose anything valuable again

Linquet is an internet of things company with its sights set on connecting real objects to the cloud. The company’s name is pronounced Link-et, and …

Mitsubishi cars get Nokia's Here Traffic road updates in near real time

If you're the sort of driver who needs up-to-the-moment road conditions, you may want to consider a Mitsubishi for your next ride. The automaker's touchscreen-equipped 2014 Lancer and Outlander models in North America can now use Nokia's Here Traffic services, including (almost) real-time …

FBI struggles to seize 600,000 Bitcoins from alleged Silk Road founder

The FBI has found that seizing an anonymous decentralised peer-to-peer currency was trickier than it seemed, following the Bureau’s bust of the international drugs marketplace, Silk Road.<p>When Ross Ulbricht, known as Dread Pirate Roberts to users of the site, was arrested last week, the FBI seized …

Disney’s Paper Generators Create Electricity Without Batteries

What are the experiences we could create when batteries are removed from electronics? Disney Research explores the idea with its new electric paper.<p>We’ve all talked about an Internet of things, but there are huge bottlenecks–like the fact that our battery technology is stagnant, and mining all that …

Clean Energy

Observing the Earth: Incredible Satellite Photos of Earth from the European Space Agency | Colossal

<p>Though I don’t have a homepage set, the first page in my daily rounds is always the Astronomy Picture of the Day (site currently down), a website …

Manchester United manager David Moyes ignored Sir Alex Ferguson's advice over restructure of coaching staff

David Moyes was warned of the risks of breaking up the successful coaching team at Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson but opted to bring in his own staff, according to former goalkeeping coach Eric Steele.<p>Assistant manager Mike Phelan, first team coach Rene Meulensteen and Steele were released …

Alex Ferguson: Abramovich tried to lure me to Chelsea All the details: http://gu.com/p/3j8x8 Ferguson claims approach was made by Chelsea in 2003

Liverpool go top of Premier League

Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League table on Saturday after a 3-1 home win over Crystal Palace, while Manchester City climbed to third by beating Everton.<p>Luis Suarez was making his first Anfield appearance since completing a 10-game ban for biting Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic last …

Arsenal claim point to reclaim lead

West Bromwich Albion ended Arsenal's streak of eight straight away wins in the Premier League by holding the league leaders to a 1-1 draw at home Sunday.<p>Arsenal couldn't match the fluidity they displayed in their 2-0 dismantling of Napoli in the Champions League midweek, and West Brom took a 1-0 …

Nature of Leadership: Q&A With ‘Captain Phillips’ Writer Billy Ray

The hijacking of the container ship MV <i>Maersk Alabama</i> by Somali pirates off the coast of Africa in April 2009 captured Americans’ attention not just …

LG to Start Mass Production of Flexible OLED Smartphone Screens

6-inch LG smartphone with a bendable screen rumored to be announced next month.<p>Curved screens are slowly making their way into more and more consumer …

Why the Red Cross cares how video games treat war crimes

War has laws; why can't war games reflect them?<p>It's a simple question that the International Committee of the Red Cross has been weighing for nearly two years.<p>Under the Geneva Conventions, the Red Cross is mandated to protect the victims of international and internal armed conflict. During the 31st …

GTAV overtakes GTAIV lifetime sales in the UK

Grand Theft Auto V has overtaken the lifetime sales of Grand Theft Auto IV in the UK after three weeks on sale, sales tracking company Chart-Track has reported.<p>Rockstar's latest open-world title sold 1.57 million units in the UK after its first day on sale, overtaking previous record holder Call of …