Feb. 6, 1973 A hazard to birds and planes. A company’s phallic monument to itself. The CN Tower faced no shortage of criticism when construction began. But no one flagged what would be the most enduring
Following reports at the end of last year that Samsung’s manufacturing plant in Austin was working on the early batches of A9 system-on-chips (SoC) for the presumptively named Apple iPhone 7, it appears
Sports car fans, now might be a good time to book a flight to Switzerland. The 2015 Geneva Motor Show is a month away and already high-end brands such as Ferrari, McLaren, and Porscheare lining up to new
Can't we have one car on the market that isn't too fast for its own good? Okay, I admit it. When I heard the official horsepower number for the US-market variant of the next-generation MX-5—and that number
One driver's car retires, another joins the team. For 2016, Jaguar is making a few updates to the F-Type's lineup. The three big ones you need to know: 1. All four wheels get in on the party. One of our
NA engines were once the norm, but today, the turbos are winning. Over the past 45 years or so, BMW was responsible for some of the very best naturally aspirated engines the world has ever seen. Thumb
It's an issue of perception. The EcoBoost is overshadowed by big brother, but it doesn't deserve to be. My soft spot for Mustangs with half the requisite cylinders is both expansive and well-documented.
Don't call it a comeback. It's a defiant wake-up call to car-builders who consider porcine heft business as usual. BARCELONA, SPAIN — Five lugs good, four lugs better! The first two generations of Mazda
Humans have a well-defined internal clock that shapes our energy levels throughout the day: our circadian process, which is often referred to as a circadian rhythm because it tends to be very regular.
"Anyone can claim a lap time," says a Chevy spokesman. Let's play a game of "two truths and a lie." One: The 2015 Corvette Z06 is wickedly, astoundingly fast. Two: The internet is a place where non-credible
John Reese is CEO of Validea.com and Validea Capital, and portfolio manager for the National Bank Consensus funds. Globe Investor has a distribution agreement with Validea.ca, a premium Canadian stock
Ford exec Raj Nair dropped the number during a Daytona interview There's a lot to be excited about with the all-new 2017 Ford Raptor: The weight-saving aluminum body. The crazy-cool combo 4WD/AWD drivetrain.
Looking to curb rear-end collisions, federal safety regulators announced plans Thursday to add two new features to a list of recommended safety technologies. The move by the National Highway Traffic Safety
Sometimes, intruding into the screenings, the peddling of shows and the actors preening, here on the TV Critics Press Tour, a serious discussion breaks out. A sort-of seminar on a topic that matters. sex.
There have been many attempts to unite console and PC gamers in cross-platform play, but this could be the one that works Five years ago a scintillating rumour crept across gaming news sites and forums
A police video of officers confronting and then fatally shooting a black man in southern New Jersey has raised questions and stirred anger over another death at the hands of police. The video of the Dec.
Recreating the era of the real-world-drivable race car. Jim Glickenhaus longs for an era when you could drive a race car on public roads, end up at a major endurance race, win, and then drive back home.
The Mi Note is yet another reason for Samsung to be worried Xiaomi, one of the fastest-growing tech companies in China, has announced its latest flagship device. The Mi Note is a 6.95mm-thick smartphone
Guardian journalist Tania Branigan visited the North Korean capital after an absence of four years. Although her tour group was guarded at all times, she was allowed to take photographs. Here are some
Total War: Warhammer, a new entry in Creative Assembly's long-running Total War series, was announced accidentally following the release of a new official art book covering the history of the Total War
If the Audi R8 is the bogey, this makes sense. About halfway through the NSX's three-year development, the engineers made what they called a dramatic shift: Instead of positioning the V6 engine across
Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web. I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend