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Watch the Entire 50-Plus-Year Evolution of the Porsche 911

The joke about Porsche never changing the design of the 911 is, at best, played out. Yes, the car has maintained a similar silhouette over the last five decades of its existence. Yes, the engine is still at the wrong end of the chassis. But underneath that steadfastly teardrop-shaped body, a whole …

Why Google's Stand-Alone VR Headset Could Be A Game-Changer

The power of all-in-one solutions<p>Current virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Playstation VR all require help.<p>While VR headsets get all the glory, the PC's behind them do all the heavy lifting. Even solutions like Samsung's Gear VR and Google Cardboard that don't need to be …

Virtual Reality

How Cloud Computing Pioneers Are Ruling the Business World

According to the latest statistics, 78% of US small businesses have now fully adopted cloud computing.<p>Cloud computing's inevitable march is taking over the world of business. According to the latest statistics, 78% of US small businesses have now fully adopted cloud computing. Furthermore, it's …

Crude oil just had its biggest day in 7 years

Crude oil just had its biggest day in seven years.<p>On Friday, West Texas Intermediate crude futures in New York surged 12% to $29.44 per barrel, its biggest intraday percentage gain since February 2009.<p>On Thursday, WTI fell to a 12-year low of $26.21. Prices had been declining earlier in the week …

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT vs Porsche Cayenne Turbo S vs BMW X5 M - performance SUV drag race

the most expensive cars ever sold at auction

Some people have more money than sense. This can be a good thing, because sometimes things cost more than a logical mind can comprehend.<p>Take this …

This is BMW's new 600bhp M760Li XDrive

You know that BMW M7 that BMW definitely doesn’t make? Well it still doesn’t. Because it makes the M760Li XDrive instead.<p>You thought that B7 Alpina …

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Rand McNally Launches Dash-Mounted Digital Infotainment Hub

When you hear the name Rand McNally, it probably conjures up an image of a big, 11-by-15.5-inch anthology of U.S. and Canadian road maps. After all, the Rand McNally Road Atlas has been helping drivers find their way to North American destinations since at least 1924. But in an age of …

This 1937 Film Perfectly Explains the Secrets of Engine Lubrication

A vast number of the engineering challenges faced by those who develop internal-combustion engines come down to one simple factor: friction. Countless years have gone into creating surfaces, coatings, oils, and bearings that attempt to overcome this universal force.<p>And yet the most basic way in …

Handy

Why Elon Musk Shouldn't Worry About the $3.5 Billion He's Lost This Year

Low oil prices make alternative energy-based companies like Tesla and SolarCity a harder sell. But the situation is only temporary.<p>Tesla founder Elon Musk is having a bad year so far. But that may not last for very long.<p>Due to recent stock market declines, he's lost a reported $3.5 billion on his …

Technical Assistant - Engineering

<b>Location:</b> Western Australia<b><br>Salary:</b> Negotiable<b><br>Description:</b> The Company: Our Client is an International Oil and Gas Operator involved in 2 of …

Vendor Planner X 3 Job in Crewe: Vendor Planner X 3 Jobs

<b>The Company:</b><br>Is a leading Automotive manufacturer with a reputation for outstanding quality the world over. With demand increasing and an upturn in …

Project Planner - P6 Job in Stone: Project Planner - P6 Jobs

<b>The Company:</b><br>Our client is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while …

Employment

Instrumentation Trainer - Omani Nationals Job in Oman: Instrumentation Trainer - Omani Nationals Jobs

<b>The Company:</b><br>Our Client is a National Refining and Petrochemicals company operating in Oman. Due to recent expansion, they are currently looking to …

Human Resources

Maintenance Planner Job in Middlesbrough: Maintenance Planner Jobs

<b>The Role:</b><br>Reporting to the Site Maintenance Manager the job holder has responsibility for planning and scheduling maintenance work in the relevant …

Commissioning Mechanical Engineer Job in Baku: Commissioning Mechanical Engineer Jobs

<b>The Role:</b><br>Only candidates who already have the rights to work in Azerbaijan will be considered for this role<p>• Demonstrate personal HSSE leadership and …

Network Design Engineer - Electrical - 30046 Job in Gaydon: Network Design Engineer - Electrical - 30046 Jobs

<b>The Company:</b><br>Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the …

Russia Dominating Nuclear Energy Market

<i>Global Risk Insights is the main source of the below article (original source written by Ian Armstrong)</i><p>Global sanctions may have affected the economy …

Eleven Undervalued Stocks Distinctly Suited For 2016

The stock market remains in a foul mood, exacerbated by extreme volatility driven by investor anxiety over a dismal global economic picture and increasing concern over what next year might bring. Part of what some economists worry about is the threat of another recession, however unlikely that may …

Harmony Gold Mining swings to profit

JOHANNESBURG--South African miner Harmony Gold Mining Co. (HAR.JO) reported a second-quarter profit of 76 million South African rand ($4.8 million), …

Opalised pearls dating back 65 million years unearthed by miners sifting Coober Pedy spoil heap

The world's first recorded opalised pearls, relics of creatures in an ancient inland sea dating back 65 million years, have been unearthed by two …

Asteroid mining is not science fiction | Financial Times

Loony Luxembourg? Or great forward thinking by the Grand Duchy?<p>The Luxembourg government’s announcement this week that it is to promote a commercial …

3 still missing, 76 miners trapped underground rescued

JOHANNESBURG - All 79 miners trapped underground after a collapse at the Lily Gold Mine in Baberton have been rescued.<p>Relief efforts continued well …

Asteroid mining: is this the next space race?

Asteroids could become big business. At least, a number of governments seem to think so. Last year, the United States passed the Space Act of 2015, …

Chuquicamata Copper Mine

<b>Location:</b> <b>In Codelco, 15 km north of the city of Calama, Atacama Desert.</b><p><b>250km north-east of Antofagasta, 1,200km north of Santiago. (22°17'S</b> …

Veladero Gold Mine

<b>Location:</b> <b>The Veladero mine is located in the San Juan province of Argentina, immediately to the south of the Pascua-Lama property, in the highly</b> …

Agnew Open Pit & Underground Gold Mine

<b>Location:</b> <b>Agnew, Western Australia.</b><p><b>Products:</b> <b>Gold.</b><p><b>Owner:</b> <b>Gold Fields Limited.</b><p><b>Mineral Resources at 3.5 Moz.</b><p><b>Mineral Reserves at 1.2 Moz.</b><p><b>Life of Mine</b> …

What do you know about your batteries?

<i>By Dr. Rebecca DeWinter-Schmitt, Director, Human Rights in Business Program, Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law, American University</i> …

Human Rights