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Air pollution may be hurting our brains

Pollutants Could Hinder Cognitive Function Through Smell<p>Air pollution doesn't only harm lungs. It could also impair brain function.<p>A new study from European researchers found breathing polluted air diminishes cognitive abilities.<p>Scientists have known for a while that reduced lung function can have …

An SEC lockdown almost killed this startup right after it launched — now it's worth more than $6.5 billion

But founder and CEO Renaud Laplanche isn't the type of leader who likes to go around telling the world about his success.<p>He's more reserved and humble, merely calling his accomplishment, "A big honor for sure…but outside of that particular [IPO] week, it's really business as usual."<p>But one thing …

2016 Cadillac CTS-V Priced From $84,990, Starts Sales This Summer

The order books are now open for the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V, which officially goes on sale this summer priced from $84,990, including a $995 destination …

Chevrolet Debuts Corvette Stingray and Z06 Design Packages

For 2016, Chevrolet is helping design-challenged Corvette Stingray and Z06 buyers choose cool, coordinated interior and exterior colors with three new design packages: Spice Red, Jet Black Suede, and Twilight Blue. Red, white, and blue might’ve been more patriotic, but we think red, black, and blue …

Weekly Recap: GM posts solid profits, not looking for partners

Plus: Notes On The Shanghai Motor Show, Software Tampering, And Ford's Expansion In Mexico<p>General Motors is not looking for partners. It's big enough already. So says CEO Mary Barra, who shot down overtures from outspoken Fiat-Chrysler chief Sergio Marchionne this week.<p>Barra said GM will look to …

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible Automatic

A folding top and an automatic can't dilute the Z06.<p>“Convertible” and “automatic” are two words that can suck the joy out of a sports car the way fat-free and sugar-free can ruin a dessert. But that’s not quite the case with the Chevrolet Corvette Z06. The Z06 convertible proves that there doesn’t …

Lamborghini Aventador SV production limited to 600 units

Six hundred. That's how many examples of the Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce Lamborghini will make. Not per year, but in total. So if you want one, you'd better act fast.<p>The production figure was announced at the new SV's Chinese debut at the Shanghai Motor Show this week, following the supercar's …

Galaxy S7 And Galaxy Note 5 specs, features, release date

There are two great mobile releases ahead for Samsung in the next twelve months, with both the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy Note 5 due to be released. …

9 Pieces of Technology Every Entrepreneur Should Invest in This Year

The technology world is moving fast. While not every new piece of equipment or software can speed up your business, you should stay up to date. …

How A Chevy Camaro Gets Greener: Student Competition In EcoCar 3

All cars are getting more fuel-efficient under the rising requirements for corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) from now through 2025.<p>Still, if you …