Lloyd Anthony D Peters

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2014 Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG 4MATIC

Warning: Weapons-grade four-cylinder underhood.<p>TESTED<p>When Mercedes-Benz sends a model to AMG for high-performance finishing school, it’s hardly news. But until the CLA, nearly every car to make the trip to Affalterbach was packing an engine with a “V” cylinder layout. (The C30 five-cylinder diesel …

Why Redskins Star Alfred Morris' Dream Is This Humble 1991 Mazda 626

Washington Redskins breakout running back Alfred Morris is the kind of guy who could probably drive whatever he wants. But his ride of choice is …

Twitter User Growth Decelerating: +6% In Q3 To 231.7 Million Now Vs +10% In Q1

Twitter’s percent user growth is slowing. In a new S-1 amendment to its IPO filing, Twitter notes it hit 231.7 million monthly users by the end of Q3 2013, up 6.13% from 218.3 million at the end of Q2. If you look back, you’ll see Twitter had 6.86% growth in Q2, 10.27% in Q1, and 10.77% in Q4 2012. …

TechCrunch Has Redesigned, Again

A while back, we were at a dinner, and when one of us mentioned that we were an editor at TechCrunch, the guy across the table from us chimed in, without introducing himself, with a well-worn complaint: “Why does your site load so slow? It’s unreadable on the tablet.”<p>It’s not like we’re oblivious …

Sony Alpha 7 and 7R: the full-frame mirrorless ILC is finally here (update: hands-on photos!)

Photo junkies, brace yourselves for some very big news. Sony has finally announced its much-anticipated (and leaked) mirrorless camera, debuting not one, but two feature-packed models. The $1,700 Alpha 7, which is positioned as a step-up cam for APS-C interchangeable-lens camera owners, includes a …

Why Do Car Ads Show Car Salesmen As Subhuman Slaves?

There's something strange going on in car advertising. Something I don't believe we've seen before. It's a recent trend in car advertising to portray …

Cadillac Elmiraj Concept

The future of Cadillac's Art & Science design language.<p>Design themes, particularly those as radical as Cadillac’s initial razor-edged Art & Science (A&S) motif, typically enjoy a half-life of just a few years. Rooted in the 1999 Evoq concept and influencing production models from the 2003 CTS sedan …

Top Gear Reviews the Pagani Huayra

With a resumé of test driving only the finest from the automotive world, Richard Hammond takes the<p>With a resumé of test driving only the finest from the automotive world, Richard Hammond takes the Pagani Huayra for a spin in the latest episode on <i>Top Gear</i>. The striking Italian mid-engine sports car …

Yelp for Windows Phone review: Solid search, but map features are lacking - CNET

Yelp has become a go-to site to get ratings and reviews on local restaurants, shops, hair salons, and the list goes on. The local search company's app for Windows Phone brings the same simple search and browse features from its Web site to mobile, making it easy to find and vet businesses wherever …

Windows Phone

Digital Retox – My Week Using Tech Every Minute

Can too much information drive you crazy? I’m about to find out. As we struggle to adapt to the mobile age, digital detoxes have become a trend. But I wanted to see what true toxicity feels like. So I’ve begun what I’m calling a Digital Retox, where I’ll be using high-tech devices during my every …

Motorola to release $20 Skip, an NFC accessory that unlocks Moto X with a tap

With the release of a flagship phone comes a barrage of accessories, and every once in a while, it's something new you're not quite sure you need. Take, for example, the Moto Skip -- an NFC-based tag designed to unlock the soon-to-be-available Moto X with one tap. Just pair it up via NFC once; …

Top 10 Most ‘Murican Cars

Happy Independence Day, My Fellow Americans.<p>Last year, we celebrated the last Fourth of July by naming our Top 13 Muscle Cars. This year we’re doing something a bit different. Today we’re celebrating Independence Day by gathering up our Top 10 Most ‘Murican cars. The cars don’t even need to be …

Sports Cars