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2015 Honda IndyCar aero kit unveiled, and it's nuts

In a bid to wrest an manufacturer's title from Chevy, Honda goes all in on aero.<p>If you were disappointed by Chevy's high-downforce aero kit a few weeks ago, Honda has the cure with what must be the wildest collection of wings and widgets fitted to a modern Indy car.<p>You'll quickly run out of fingers …

Windows 10’s Xbox app ‘is just the beginning’ on PC, according to research firm

Microsoft is mashing up the capabilities of the Xbox One with Windows when the company pushes out the next major upgrade for the operating system. And this is potentially the start of something bigger for the corporation’s gaming division.<p>In the United States, 58 percent of people who play games on …

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Bevy of new leaks gives closer peek at Windows 10 for phones

More screenshots of Windows 10 for phones have leaked, giving us a closer look at Microsoft's mobile operating system.<p>We got a brief look at the …

Windows 10

Hackers holding websites to ransom by switching their encryption keys

Websites taken offline in new attack, which sees hackers change codes to permanently lock owners out unless they pay a ransom<p>Ransomware – hacking and locking a computer and demanding money to let users back in – has moved to the web following a spate of attacks that cripple websites by changing the …

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The Smell of Success: Meet the Poop-Powered Bus

Energy<p>On top of the traditional diesel models, hybrid, electric and even hydrogen powered buses are now a common sight on the world's roads. But in the south-west of England, one scheme has taken things a step further, and started to fuel buses with food – and human – waste.<p>Manufactured by Scania, …

Musk: Tesla Model 3 will be cheaper than Chevy Bolt

He also said that hydrogen sucks.<p>Chevy aimed a shot across Tesla's bow with the Chevy Bolt a family-sized concept car unveiled at the first press conference of the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. But Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk doesn't seem worried.<p>At the Automotive News World Congress, Musk dropped …

5 Energy Innovations Dazzle at Detroit Auto Show

New cars and technologies debut that promise greater fuel efficiency.<p>Vehicles in the future will be lighter, able to drive themselves, and run longer on a single battery charge, based on models in the spotlight at this year's North American International Auto Show in Detroit.<p>The innovations show an …

The Most Interesting Car At The Detroit Auto Show Is Actually A Bike

Two new concept “cars” at this year’s Detroit Auto Show also happen to be bikes. To get anywhere, you’ll have to pedal, but the vehicles also have …

Eight new electrified vehicles at NAIAS

Have you noticed how the so-called “green car” space has gravitated to the upper scale demographic? There are two sides to the coin on that. It can …

Tesla Model S “Insane Mode” freaks out unsuspecting riders

Electric cars come with a certain stigma that Tesla Motors is doing its best to squash. The auto maker’s Model S has obliterated many of them, but …

2016 Tesla Model X Prototype Caught Performance Testing in California

Tesla’s long-promised, very often delayed Model X crossover just got a bit more real: Here’s a somewhat-crappy video of what looks like a camouflaged Model X being flogged on a California pier.<p>Of course, we can’t absolutely confirm that this is in fact the all-electric crossover that Elon Musk has …