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When You’re on Live TV and Your Kid Walks In…

Anything can happen when cameras are rolling for live TV, and sometimes hilarity ensues. For a daily dose of humor, check out this video that shows …

BBC

Toyota 86 Sports Coupe Adds 860 Special Edition

With the demise of Toyota’s hipster brand, the former Scion FR-S sports coupe switched flat-brim hats, becoming the Toyota 86 for the 2017 model year. One hangover of its Scion days, however, was that the 86 was offered in only one trim level. Now that’s changing with the arrival of the 2017 Toyota …

Toyota

Caterpillar to move global headquarters to Chicago area

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N) will move its global headquarters to the Chicago area from its longtime home in central Illinois this year, the company said on Tuesday, as it continues to grapple with weak demand for its earth-moving equipment.<p>The company’s decision to move its …

Caterpillars

Miss Canada to body-shamers: 'My body is not naturally lean and that's OK'

Miss Canada Siera Bearchell has no patience for body-shamers.<p>The 23-year-old beauty queen is standing up to bullies who criticized her size, admonishing her for gaining weight since winning the Miss Canada pageant last summer.<p>"I was recently asked, 'What happened to you? Why have you gained weight? …

Fitness

Totally True Facts with Mike Myers

Mike Myers Wrote a Love Letter to Canada

Cisco AppDynamics deal seeks to boost ratio of software revenue

(This January 25 story was refiled to correct misspelling in headline)<p>(Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc’s decision to acquire software startup AppDynamics for $3.7 billion, nearly double the private-market valuation, reflects Cisco's struggles in building its software business, according to company …

IT

Prep These Make-Ahead Breakfast Bowls for Faster, Easier Mornings

Breakfasts that you can make ahead of time in bulk, like burritos or mini omelets, give you a quick, filling breakfast for any morning. Breakfast …

Breakfast

How to make the perfect lemon curd

A ray of sunshine in one of the darkest months of the year, lighter and zingier than marmalade (and considerably quicker to make), lemon curd is guaranteed to brighten up any breakfast or tea, as well as making a great filling for cakes. (You’re back on the cakes, right?) Formerly often known as …

Baking

Jaws Drop as Toyota Reveals a Completely Redesigned Camry

Toyota's best-selling model has long been described as little more than a “refrigerator” on wheels, with even the company’s CEO acknowledging that his products lack “passion.”<p>So there was a moment of stunned silence when a completely redesigned version of the familiar Toyota Camry rolled out on …

Detroit Auto Show

Golden Globes red carpet fashion: necklines plunge south, metallics shine and women wear menswear

The big trend on the<p>74th Golden Globesred carpet was, well, golden. The stars arriving in golden garb were matched by just about as many in silver, making sparkly metallics one of the night’s top looks.<p>Among the standouts Sunday at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills were Kerry Washington in a …

Mars to buy pet healthcare provider VCA for $7.7 billion

(Reuters) - Candy and pet food conglomerate Mars Inc is buying veterinary hospital operator VCA Inc (WOOF.O) for $7.7 billion in a deal that will give the maker of Pedigree pet food an even bigger share of the $4 billion global pet healthcare market.<p>The deal will help family-owned Mars, better …

Dog Food

Toyota Updates Entune to 3.0, Adds Wi-Fi

Toyota announced the arrival of a new, third-generation Entune multimedia system at the 2017 CES in Las Vegas. Going by the name Entune 3.0, the unit offers a number of new features over its second-generation counterpart.<p>Playing catch-up to competitors such as General Motors, the latest generation …

Wi-Fi

10 Years Ago Today: Steve Jobs Introduces the iPhone

Today marks the tenth anniversary of the day Steve Jobs introduced the original iPhone at Macworld in San Francisco. In what has become one of the most iconic moments in Apple's storied history, Jobs teased the device as if it were three separate products: a widescreen iPod with touch controls, a …

How Congress might crack down on H-1B abuse

A popular visa program may soon get a makeover.<p>Employers say H-1B visas are crucial because they allow foreign workers to fill skill gaps in the American workforce. Foreigners are in hot pursuit of them, too: Last year demand was three times more than the annual limit of 85,000.<p>But critics of the …

Immigration

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

How to quit sugar this year: 'It's a lifestyle change, not a diet'

Week four is when most people experience a crash, and mine is monumental. But by week six, I’ve come through the other side<p>• From getting stronger to writing that novel – how to achieve your goal<p>It’s Monday night, and I’m clutching an eight-pack of mini Kellogg’s cereals in the queue of my local …

Nutrition

The largest internet company in 2030? This prediction will probably surprise you

Thirty years ago, it was a big deal when schools got their first computers. Today, it's a big deal when students get their own laptops.<p>According to …

Ford just said it will release an electric SUV in 2020 — here are 8 others on the way

Ford announced its intention to enter the electric SUV space at the same time it said it will scrap the plans for its $1.6 billion factory in Mexico. Instead, the automaker will release 13 electric vehicles over the next 5 years as part of a $4.5 billion investment.<p>One of those EVs will be an SUV …

Electric Vehicles

See Bill Gates and Warren Buffett sing, eat Dairy Queen treats in VR

What do billionaire friends do in their spare time? Goof off, tease each other and eat junk food, just like the rest of us.<p>Think billionaires just sit around inside their vaults swimming in dollars, Scrooge McDuck-style? That sounds great and all, but Bill Gates and close pal Warren Buffett have an …

Virtual Reality

Toyota Camry History: A Closer Look at the Lineage of America's Best-Selling Sedan

Celebrating the Arrival of the Eighth Generation of Toyota’s Popular Four-Door<p>No other midsize sedan is as popular as the Toyota Camry in overall sales. With its reputation for reliability and fuel efficiency, the Camry won buyers over since its inception, especially those looking for a …

Mid-Size Car

We dedicated a year to self-improvement: here’s what it taught us

From brain and body to money and sex, we optimised aspects of our lives to see if self-help culture works<p>On 1 January last year we began a new research project called “Optimised”. We had published a book called The Wellness Syndrome the year before, questioning the growing pressure to become …

Weightlifting

How to Read and Use Histograms

The histogram is a useful but often misunderstood tool that your camera provides to help you get the correct exposure on your images. In this article …

2016 Toyota Camry XSE

<i>2016 Toyota Camry XSE</i> – It is a car that is sold only, thanks to its reliability. For this <i>Toyota Camry XSE 2016</i> implemented a more sporty and elegant …

Where are the first 11 Microsoft employees today?

Maybe you spotted a precocious Bill Gates in the lower left? Look at that killer head of hair!<p>The photo was taken just before the then-startup left Albuquerque for Seattle. Unsurprisingly, Microsoft couldn't find anyone willing to move to New Mexico.<p>Early employee Bob Greenberg, pictured in the …

Bill Gates

First drive in the all-new Toyota hybrid C-HR

The Toyota C-HR really is a crossover – a cross between a hatchback, SUV and coupe. It’s a rival to the Nissan Qashqai that, unlike any number of …

Remembering the Royal family's festive fashion over the years

Here's what it was like to work on the original iPhone, codenamed 'Project Purple'

<i>This post from Terry Lambert, associate professor of management at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question, "What was it like working on the original iPhone project (codenamed Project Purple)?"</i><p>I wrote about 6% of the Mac OS X …

University of Michigan