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David Coulthard pulls world's most colorful donuts in a Red Bull F1 car

With cars covered in blue, red, yellow and purple, Red Bull has some of the most colorful chassis on the Formula One grid since Benetton. But the team kicked things up a notch when it arrived in Hyderabad, India, for a demonstration event.<p>In an apparent nod to local traditions, the road show team …

The most expensive car to insure… is a Nissan?

When affordable motoring is the topic, Nissan declaring war on your wallet isn’t the first thing that would usually come to mind, but one of the …

Nissan GT-R

Rodgers, Watt headline Pro Bowl rosters

The Pro Bowl rosters have been announced, with teams set to be finalized on January 21.<p>The Pro Bowl roster was announced by the NFL and while there were a few surprises and snubs, the usual suspects will take a trip to Phoenix including Andrew Luck, Dez Bryant, J.J. Watt and more.<p>Last year, the NFL …

Has Google figured out the future of Google Glass?

Image copyright Kevin C. Tofel/Gigaom.At one point, a consumer version of Google Glass was expected to launch in early 2014. That’s what Google …

Wearable Tech

Ray Rice, Ravens reach settlement, report says

Disgraced former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice reached a financial settlement with the NFL team on Thursday, multiple sources told The Baltimore Sun.<p>Rice had filed a grievance against the team in October after his $35 million contract was terminated the month before in the wake of video …

Samsung Galaxy S6 review: The first great smartphone of 2015 - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The upscale Samsung Galaxy S6's smooth glass-and-matte-metal body, improved fingerprint reader, and convenient new camera shortcut key make the phone a stunner. Samsung's decluttered take on Android 5.0 brings the beauty inside, too.<p><b>The Bad</b> Longtime fans will bristle at the Galaxy S6's …

Phones

Sony offers discounts after Christmas PlayStation Network hack

Sony has apologised to PlayStation owners for disruption to its online gaming service the PlayStation Network (PSN) caused by the Lizard Squad hacking group for four days over Christmas.<p>The hackers took the gaming service offline on Christmas Eve, preventing new users from connecting and …

Boxing Day

China's Remote Fortresses Lose Residents, Gain Tourists

Massive earthen structures once sheltered clans from warlords and bandits. Can they be prototypes for "green" buildings?<p>HEKENG, China—Count the <i>tulou</i>.<p>It started like a game. How many of these strange, fortress-like structures could I tally from a vehicle window? They were so big, looming like …

Why PSN went down: Lizard Squad’s capabilities ‘far exceed typical DDoS groups’

The threat is real, and it is only getting worse.<p>The group that has claimed responsibility for taking down the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live online gaming services is capable of doing real damage, according to NexusGuard chief scientist Terrence Gareau. NexusGuard is a cyber-security firm that …

Report: LeBron James won't hesitate to leave Cavs if 'hand is forced'

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James reportedly won't have a problem leaving the Cavs if the situation looks to be doomed.<p>With the Cleveland …

Basketball

Cops arrest man tied to hacks on Xbox and Playstation networks

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Police in the U.K. appear to have collared one of the grinches responsible for a massive DDoS attack on XBox Live and Sony …

Top 15 International Destinations for 2015

Every New Year's resolution involves three key ingredients -- the commitment to better one's self, the passion to try something new, and the inevitable promise to venture beyond one's comfort zone -- and no one act accomplishes those goals more than international travel.<p>With 2015 on the horizon, …

Apple Sued Over Storage-Devouring iOS 8

Apple is facing a class action lawsuit over the storage on its iPhones, iPads and iPods.<p>A class action lawsuit was filed Tuesday in California, alleging that Apple "fails to disclose" to people that as much as 23.1 percent of the advertised storage space on 8 GB and 16 GB devices would be consumed …

Paul Walker's family suing Roger Rodas' estate over exotic car collection worth $2 million | Fox News

More than a year after Paul Walker died in a fiery crash, the family of the late actor is demanding nearly $2 million from the estate of Roger Rodas, who was behind the wheel of the red Porsche Carrera GT at the time of the crash and fire that claimed both men's lives.<p>According to legal documents, …

Apple had a merry Christmas, device activations show

New data from analytics firm Flurry says Apple and its iPhone dominated the holidays, with Samsung far behind.<p>For both Apple and consumers this holiday season, the iPhone appears to be the gift that keeps giving.<p>Apple devices accounted for 51.3 percent of all device activations in the week leading …

iPhone