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2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Sedan: 455 M3-Baiting Horsepower!

Striking at the heart of luxury performance.<p>In a world where the highest-profile Cadillac—you know the one—rides on gigantic rims, factory or otherwise, it’s telling that the new 2016 ATS-V’s only available wheel diameter is a humble 18 inches. As the ATS-V sedan and coupe make their long-awaited …

15 best Android fitness apps and workout apps

There isn’t much you can do for your body that is better than getting in shape, staying in shape, and working out. It lowers all of the bad things (cholesterol, blood pressure, etc) and heightens all of the good things (muscles, stamina, etc). Owning an Android device won’t do these things for you …

Boost the Passion in Your Relationship With These 5 Steps

Although the stability and love of a committed relationship is wonderful, do not make the mistake of underestimating the importance of relationship maintenance. Here are five key ideas to ensure your continued growth and connection with your love in the most passionate ways possible.<p>Relationship …

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Lighter Than Air? Toyota's Quixotic Plan To Sell Hydrogen Cars Feels Almost Real

“They are not out of the race. They are a viable alternative to other zero-emission vehicle technologies,” Wolf-Henning Scheider of Bosch told Reuters last week in Berlin. He was talking about hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles, the long dreamed of cars of the future. And yesterday, Toyota unwrapped one …

Google Wallet Promo: Send a new user as little as penny, get $5 credit in return

Who among us doesn’t like free money? I have a feeling no one is raising their virtual hand. For those of us looking to make an extra buck without much effort, Google has our backs — as long as you’re willing to refer a few friends to Google Wallet, that is.<p>Simply put, Google is running a new …

How to Change Your Self-Perception to Leverage Your Hidden Strengths

Our self-perceptions are often instilled in us before we have a say in them. Learning to change how we see ourselves helps us find our hidden …

The Subaru Concept for Gran Turismo 6 Is So, So Rad

Subaru has fully revealed the fully digital Viziv GT Vision Gran Turismo, which will find its way into Gran Turismo 6 when the next update for the game happens. It took up the mantle from the Viziv 2 Concept that debuted at the Geneva show earlier this year, but this is clearly a much more extreme …

The Power of Kindness (and One Surefire Way to Know If You "Get" Mindfulness) - Mindful

In my last blog, I wrote that I had been experimenting with a slightly adapted working definition of mindfulness—“the awareness and <i>approach to life</i> …

From warp drives to holodecks: 7 Star Trek technologies scientists are working on

Science fiction is well known for imagining future technology before it gets here. And this is particularly true for <i>Star Trek</i>.<p>Some of the gadgets portrayed on <i>Star Trek</i> have since become a reality, including wireless communications and portable flat-screen computers (iPads, essentially). Other …

The New Airplane Design Some Say Looks Like a Flying ‘Doughnut’

A major plane manufacturer filed a patent for a new plane design that has a shape and seating arrangement so futuristic and out of the ordinary some have likened it to a “doughnut” or a “flying saucer.”<p>The Airbus design was submitted to the U.S. Patent Office in October. (Image source: …

2016 Toyota Mirai Fuel-Cell Sedan Debuts with Fancy Tech, Tire-Fire Styling

The Prius was just the precursor to this fuel-cell sedan.<p>The first-generation Toyota Prius wasn’t cute—that sucking-on-a-lemon face, awkwardly tall body, stubby trunk, funny little wheels—and yet we’re being barraged by image after image of the little frumpster during a Toyota slideshow at the …

10 Best Business Books of 2014

These 10 business books were the real eye-openers for entrepreneurs in the year 2014.<p>Every year, I select 10 books that, IMHO, provided the most value to their readers. Some of these may already be on your radar, but others you might have missed. Enjoy!<p>1. <i>How to Be a Power Connector</i><p><b>Author:</b> Judy …

A Mindful Gift from Thich Nhat Hanh (Thay) to All of Us

Last week I wrote about Thich Nhat Hanh’s brain hemorrhage landing him in the hospital. The most recent update from Plum Village shows that while his …

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