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Mercedes-Benz C-Class 'bleeding seat' problem resurfaces

<b>UPDATE:</b> <i>We received the following statement from Mercedes-Benz: "In rare instances, we incorrectly ordered some of the replacement parts for the seating surfaces. The approved replacement parts will not demonstrate the previous symptoms."</i><p>It appears Mercedes-Benz has another problem with "bleeding …

Daimler AG

The cheesiest lines from Law and Order: SVU's gamer episode

<i>Trigger warning for sexual assault and spoilers for this evening's Law and Order: SVU episode follow.</i><p>Tonight, <i>Law and Order: SVU</i> tackled the harassment of women in gaming in an episode titled "Intimidation Game". It's been a hot topic in our industry since August of last year, and the SVU writers …

So, here's what I thought about that video game hate crime episode of Law & Order

<i>Law & Order: Special Victims Unit'</i>s take on recent well-publicized hate campaigns against women in video games was a plodding procedural with some truly terrible dialog. But it managed to hit most of the hotspots of the last few months.<p><b>Trigger Warning and Spoilers</b><p>It's worth noting that if this show …

Ermac is back in Mortal Kombat X (update)

NetherRealm Studios unveiled the latest returning fighter for <i>Mortal Kombat X</i> today, psychokinetic combatant Ermac.<p>During a livestream for <i>Mortal Kombat X</i>, NetherRealm's Tyler Lansdown, Derek Kirtzic and Paulo Garcia showed off Ermac in battle for the first time. Many of his trademark moves, like his …

Destiny heavy ammo bug fix incoming

A longstanding<i>Destiny</i> bug in which players lose valuable heavy weapons ammo is being targeted for annihilation by Bungie's engineers.<p>In a Bungie blog update today, sandbox engineer Jon Cable offers a nice layman's look at how deep bugs get by the team, and why they can be so tricky to fix. This is …

Law & Order: SVU to air episode based on GamerGate

The social media campaign known as GamerGate has been in the mainstream eye nearly since its inception, with coverage from outlets ranging from The New York Times to CNN. Now the harassment that springs from GamerGate will be showcased in an unexpected new place: NBC crime drama <i>Law & Order: …

Gamergate

Law & Order is sending Ice-T to investigate Gamergate-style harassment

The Gamergate movement, irrecoverably linked to the online harassment of women in the games industry, has drawn the ire of Joss Whedon, Patton Oswalt, Seth Rogen, and a number of other celebrities. But people who doxx, SWAT, and threaten women on the internet are set to face their biggest challenge …

Honda says Houston death may be linked to faulty airbag

Honda Motor Co.said another death could be linked to faulty airbags in its vehicles.<p>The automaker said Thursday it is looking into a crash of a 2002 Honda Accord on Jan. 18, in Houston. The driver's side airbag inflator in the car may have ruptured, sending shrapnel into the cabin and killing the …

General Motors

TOTD: Can the 2017 Jaguar XE Topple the BMW 3 Series, Other Rivals?

It’s been a long time since Jaguar has stolen so much of the spotlight in the luxury category. But with a deluge of new products — including the F-Type and upcoming F-Pace CUV — Jaguar could be on its way to becoming a major player in the U.S. Its new entry-level luxury car, the XE, may seal its …

Jaguar Cars

Rolls-Royce Phantom Nighthawk Bespoke Build Brings Bounty Of Carbon Fiber

The Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe is undoubtedly one of the finest machines to ever grace the street, but as always with Rolls-Royce, each …

Renault Alpine could be coolest Vision Gran Turismo concept yet [w/video]

Automakers have been lining up one after another to present their vision for a fictitious track car as part of the Vision Gran Turismo series. But this latest video game fantasy comes from a brand you may have never heard of, unless you really know your European automotive history or have been …

Ford Recalls 211,000 Cars for Door Handles, Loose Seat Belt Fasteners

Ford is recalling 210,980 vehicles in the U.S. for faulty interior door latches and seat belt fasteners, the automaker said today. The recall includes the 2010-2013 Ford Taurus, Taurus Police Interceptor, and Lincoln MKS, which have faulty springs in their door handles, as well as the 2014 Ford …

Seatbelt

Nissan, Infiniti Backtrack On Radical Performance Offerings

A lot can change in a year, especially in the auto industry it would seem. Not long ago, senior Nissan and Infiniti execs were touting some pretty …

OpTic MiDNiTE Plays Call of Duty with IGN

Domination on Core.<p>During IGN's world premiere live stream of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare's Havoc DLC, prominent YouTuber and streamer OpTic …

Call of Duty

Podcast Unlocked Episode 180: Is the Xbox 360 Dead?

Also: we are WAY too obsessed with In-N-Out Burger.<p><b>DOWNLOAD PODCAST UNLOCKED EPISODE 180</b><p>The Xbox's sales are down year over year for the fourth …

Marvel Cinematic Universe

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The New Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio Is A Modern Day Classic

Ferrari Pininfarina Sergio<p>Posted in Rides<p>When concept cars hit our desks, we don’t have a lot of hope that they will ever hit the assembly line. …

Trion Nemesis

Trion is the latest company entering the supercar game, and its bid for high-speed glory is called the Nemesis. The Trion Nemesis is packed with an …

Toyota's 850-horsepower Camry is insane

Toyota unveiled an 850-horsepower Camry sedan at a Las Vegas trade show Tuesday.<p>Yes, it's insane. No, you can't buy one.<p>Compare that horsepower figure to a Lamborghini Huracán, which packs 602, or a Dodge Challenger Hellcat with 707.<p>Toyota (TM) calls it the "Sleeper Camry." Generally speaking, a …

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The Australians Have Built The Ultimate Muscle Car For Surfers

The Australian love affair with good old-fashioned V8 engines is as well documented as their affection for outdoor activities — especially surfing!<p>So it shouldn't surprise anyone that Australia's Holden Cars and RedBull Racing teamed up to build the most insane surfer wagon in human history.<p>As a …

Autoblog: New Cars, Used Cars for Sale, Car Reviews and News

Toyota built a robot that plays basketball. It uses artificial intelligence to shoot perfect free throws. Check out the video. Transcript: Cue is a …

SLP revives Yenko name with supercharged 2015 427 Camaro

The storied Yenko name is back on the scene, and it comes courtesy of well-known Chevrolet tuner SLP. This 2015 Yenko 427 Camaro builds on the standard Bowtie muscle car by adding in a hand-built, all-aluminum V8 displacing – you guessed it – 427 cubic inches. The latter sings to the tune of 700 …

Galpin and Henrik Fisker to unveil 'Ultimate American Muscle Car' in LA

When Henrik Fisker appeared on the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show presentation schedule with back-to-back debuts with Galpin Auto Sports and Galpin Motors, we were rather intrigued. Especially when rumors suggested that the project with GAS would be the "Ultimate American Muscle Car." That gossip has …

Can Fuel-Cell Cars Boost Hyundai's Technology Leadership Image?

Green cars may be designed for practical purposes--cutting fuel consumption, lowering planetary damage--but they can be as good for a carmaker's …

Study: Game and app developers helped generate $36.3B of revenue in Washington last year

To say that the interactive media industry has an impact on the Washington economy would be an understatement.<p>According to a new study from Seattle’s …

Made in America: Game industry grows 4 times faster than U.S. economy

The economy of the United States is on the upswing. Unemployment is down to 5.8 percent, and we’re adding hundreds of thousands of new jobs every months — and the video game industry is partially responsible for that.<p>The Entertainment Software Association, the game-industry lobbying group, released …

Video Game Industry Grows Four Times Faster Than US Economy, ESA Says

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has published a new study that, among other things, claims the video game industry is growing at a rate four times faster than the US economy.<p>The new study, called <i>Video Games in the 21st Century: The 2014 Report</i>, also reveals that hiring trends for the …

Gaming Industry