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Out of thin air: is this the world's newest type of cloud?

Ten years ago, Gavin Pretor-Pinney decided to rebrand clouds, or what he likes to refer to as the “patron goddesses of idle fellows.” For too long, clouds had been co-opted by bleak expressions like “head in the clouds” and “under a cloud”; dismissed as stains on otherwise beautiful blue skies; and …

Daily Deals: Corsair PC Gaming Accessories, Big Blu-Ray Sale, Become a Millionaire in GTA V

A million dollar pre-order bonus and some of the best PC gaming deals in a while.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>Save</b> …

With Q80 Inspiration, Infiniti targets Aston Martin

This is the Infiniti Q80 Inspiration. It's a four-door, four-seat super ... thing. Infiniti calls it a fastback; we call it huge.<p>Imposing from any angle, the Q80 Inspiration measures close to 17ft long, 7ft wide and 4.5ft high – almost identical to the dimensions of the Aston Martin Rapide. 
The …

Carbon Fiber

Mercedes Future Truck Semi Is an Auto-Driving Rolling Light-Show

No, we’re not changing our name to <i>Truck and Driver</i>, but our inner five-year-olds freak the hell out when we see stuff like the Mercedes-Benz Future Truck 2025, which just made its debut at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Germany. While its name isn’t the most inventive in the world—how about …

Roads

Apple iPhone 6: Record 10 million units sold in first three days

Apple has announced it sold a record 10 million iPhones in the first weekend after its new, larger phone models went on sale in 10 countries on …

Mobile Technology

Customized tablets make way to India for Rs 5,000 onwards

Challenging the one-size-fits-all approach of leading electronics manufacturers, a home-grown company has brought in a new concept of customized …

iPhone 6 launch: Fans queue up across the world

The sales for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus began in full swing in many countries today. The devices hit retail stores in Australia, US, UK, Canada, …

Cadillac's Ultra-Luxe Flagship to Be Built in Detroit

To be more specific, Cadillac’s forthcoming flagship sedan actually will be assembled in Hamtramck, a city that’s almost completely surrounded by Detroit.<p>The General Motors plant there opened in 1985 assembling Eldorados and Sevilles, so this completes a circle in a way. The facility’s 1600 workers …

General Motors

Major Cuts Threatened at Lotus

The big surprise about Lotus’s announcement of job losses is that it has taken so long to happen.<p>It’s been more than two years since former Lotus CEO Dany Bahar’s acrimonious split from the company and the axing of his ambitious plans to introduce five entirely new models. Since then things have …

Lotus Cars

Owner Gets Stolen Jaguar E-type Back 46 Years Later

Forty-six years after it was stolen in front of his Manhattan apartment building, Ivan Schneider has been reunited with his 1967 Jaguar XK-E. A retired trial lawyer now living in Florida, the former New York resident told the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> that he thought the car was gone forever and went on to …

Classic Cars

Renault's R.S. 01 Is a Stylish, $400K Spec-Series Racer

It has a Nissan GT-R engine and a Dallara-built carbon-fiber tub, and—if you have $400,000 sitting around—you can buy one and enter what’s likely to be a spectacular bangs-and-bumps pro-am championship racing series. Meet the Renault R.S. 01.<p>Yes, that’s right, Renault. Despite the brand’s complete …

Sports Cars

Watch VW’s Monstrous 544-hp Beetle GRC Tear It Up in New Video

To get folks stoked for the debut of the Beetle GRC at the Port of Los Angeles Global Rallycross event this weekend, Volkswagen has released a bitchin’ video of the thing in action. With well over 500 horsepower on tap, the Beetle-based machine is one of the most powerful rally cars in the …

Los Angeles

2014 Nissan Juke NISMO RS

A faster kind of funky.<p>On this planet since 2010, the Nissan Juke is the poster child for nonconformist new-wave crossovers. The design looks strangely amphibian, or like something you might encounter while scuba diving a deep reef near the Bahamas. Or a thing to be served with drawn butter and a …

The Maze Runner review – the acting's great. Shame about the rest of it

This adaptation of James Dashner’s YA novel is good in parts, but the clunky design and awful sound make it seem like it’s been cobbled together for TV<p>The Maze Runner is not a good movie, but it wins points for omitting much of what makes typical teen films excruciating.<p>There’s no love triangle and …

Windows Phone 9 Developer Preview Releases in January: Report

Microsoft might release the developer preview of the next iteration of its mobile operating system, rumoured to be called Windows Phone 9, by January …

First Ubuntu Touch smartphone due before 2015

Mozilla, with its Firefox OS, isn't the only player aiming to offer a reliable, competitive and affordable alternative to Android, iOS and Windows …

Mobile

BlackBerry's latest Porsche Design smartphone is real, ridiculous

Well folks, the rumors and leaks were true (as usual): the heated BlackBerry/Porsche Design love affair has once again borne fruit, this in time in the form of the new Porsche Design P'9983. At its core, we're looking at a device running BlackBerry 10.3 along with a few Porsche-produced bits like a …

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BlackBerry has yet another Porsche Design smartphone coming next month

The P'9983 is the smartphone that thinks it's a car<p>BlackBerry is launching its next Porsche Design-branded smartphone, the P'9983, in October. Unlike the P'9982, its Porsche-emblazoned predecessor, the new P'9983 has a QWERTY keyboard — but just like a real Porsche, the P'9983 will likely be sold …

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Verizon, Motorola to unveil fast-charging Droid in October

The latest smartphone in Verizon's Droid franchise will boast rapid charging as its marquee feature.<p>Droid still does.<p>Verizon Wireless's premier smartphone franchise, the Droid line, will get a new sibling when the carrier unveils another Droid smartphone next month, according to people familiar …

Mobile

Watch how Nissan's hybrid supercar fares on Top Gear's test track

Nissan's hybrid supercar might have had to bow out of its Le Mans run with transmission issues, but there are plenty of other famous racetracks that it can run around. The vehicle traveled over to <i>Top Gear's</i> test track at Dunsfold Aerodrome, where Ollie Marriage put it through its paces. The <i>Top Gear</i> …

Next-generation Apple iPads and OS X Yosemite to launch on October 21: Report

The frenzy around the new iPhones and the Apple Watch has barely subsided, and seems like Apple is already preparing for another major announcement. …

Building Bucephalus: An Interview With Loaded Gun Customs

Reading time: about 10 minutes.<p>American<br>• Art<br>• British<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<p>Bucephalus is a motorcycle that lit up the web when it was introduced earlier …

Superbikes

Roku hits 10 million sales milestone

Roku's streaming-media boxes are among the most popular in a growing field of rivals, but the rare glimpses of its sales suggest some slowing momentum.<p>Roku has sold 10 million of its streaming devices in its lifetime, climbing a rung higher on the milestone ladder from the 8 million it reported in …

Televisions

Custom PS4 Nike Air Jordans show why your next sneakers need HDMI ports

If you've ever wanted to showcase your love for the Playstation 4 on the streets, these $950 custom sneakers might help you step out in style. As reported by <i>DualShockers</i>, the "JRDN 4 X PS4" combines the design of the classic Nike Air Jordan 4 with elements from Sony's next-gen console, most notably …