Jeffrey Nyantakyi

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Darkness Falls while Black Science emerges

A fateful decision comes to an end with a 128 page graphic novel written by David Hine and illustrated by Stjepan Sejic titled <b>The Darkness: The Death</b> …

Acura NSX Engineer Targeting Ferrari 458 at 911 Prices

View 10 Photos<p>When Acura NSX chief engineer Ted Klaus visited Motor Trend headquarters earlier this year, he said his team's "benchmark budget went up significantly this year I call it tasting and testing the best. " And after months of benchmarking, Acura has its target set on one Italian supercar …

Small Cars for a Big Future: Suzuki Readies Four Concepts for Tokyo

Although the U.S. has been free of new Suzukis for nearly a year now, the Japanese automaker has a future in the rest of the world, and that future will be on display at the 2013 Tokyo auto show. Exhibiting “small cars for a big future,” Suzuki has readied a quartet of pint-sized concepts that very …

2014 Roush Stage 3 Ford Mustang

To Roush or to Shelby, that is the question.<p>TESTED<p>It’s hard to do anything but love the basic goodness of the Ford Mustang. Its brutally simple reci­pe ensures not only lots of old-fashioned fun behind the wheel, but also an enormous aftermarket that can, for a price, one-up the factory’s effort …

The 'lightweight' Rolls-Royce

WARNING: the following images of the latest Rolls-Royce may contain sacrilege.<p>This is the Chicane Phantom Coupe, the latest offering from the company's Bespoke department, built to celebrate the spirit of Goodwood, Rolls' local circuit.<p>That means that the woodgrain loveliness you'd usually find …

Have It Your Way: 2015 BMW M3 / M4 Dealer Order Guide Appears Online

In Germany, swirly camouflage is every child’s favorite Halloween costume.<p><i>Update: The 2015 BMW M3 and M4 have been officially revealed. Click here for full info and photos.</i><p>Excited for BMW’s redesigned 2015 M3 sedan and newly christened M4 coupe? We are—especially after we recently got a tantalizing …

Chevy Unveils a Pair of Sonics, One Inspired by the Greatest Motocross Rider in History, for Vegas

It’s easy to get lost in the shuffle of the bizarro alternate universe that is SEMA, so Chevrolet is counting on numbers to keep the bow-tie brand in in the limelight. When the show starts, Chevy will have no fewer than 39 tricked and tweaked cars and trucks on the floor. While the deets on the …

2014 Lincoln MKZ 2.0T AWD

Mainstream ingredients and some luxury spice, but slightly undercooked.<p>TESTED<p>It’s hard not to root for Lincoln in its struggle to become a bona fide luxury brand, but it’s also hard to find compelling reasons to do so. The MKZ, poster car for the Lincoln Motor Company’s renaissance program, is a …

This Guy Turned A Ford Fiesta Into Optimus Prime

Albeit in a somewhat uncomfortable-looking pose<p>Artist Hetain Patel's first car was a 1988 Ford Fiesta. Now, together with his father, he's souped up a different Fiesta into a _Transformers-_style robot sculpture. It does not move or fight villains, unfortunately. Here's Patel's description of the …

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Measure Your Heart Rate Using Headphones

It works with pretty much any cheap pair of earbuds.<p>At a medical device exhibition in Yokohama, Japan last week, researchers from the Kaiteki Institute Inc. and Bifrostec Inc. demonstrated a prototype technology that can turn $8 earbuds into a heart rate monitor.<p>The microphones in a pair of earbuds …

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Eek Week: Spider Venom Could Make You and Your Dog Feel Great

As a courtesy to bug-phobes, some of the more lurid images in this post will be hidden until and unless you press this button.<br>SHOW<p>Fear of spiders is based, at least in part, on the fact that a few of them can bite us. When they do, it can hurt. A lot. But did you know spider venom is actually being …

This Portable Blowtorch Uses Only Water As Fuel

UK-based researchers say their new system is safer and cooler than other gas-fueled metal-melters.<p>Researchers from ITM Power, a UK-based clean energy company, say their new blowtorch prototype produces fire using only water as fuel. The electrolyser system turns hydrogen and oxygen gases from water …

Carlos Slim Gives $74 Million To Make Genomic Research Less Ethnically-Biased

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Hélu, the world’s 2nd-richest man, is giving an additional $74 million to a genomics center in Boston in order to right a bias in the field–a kind of scientific racism, you might call it. The problem: most samples of DNA analyzed in biomedical research come from …

Facebook results smash expectations but shares fall after young teens log off

Revenues rise past $2bn after 45pc jump in people viewing Facebook via mobile phones but shares fall as it admits younger teens use site less<p>Facebook has finally cracked the problem of how to make money from mobile phone users after the company reported bumper results.<p>The social network said …

Starbucks warns on 2014 profits

World's biggest coffee chain Starbucks reveals that profits rose to $481.1m in the fourth quarter.<p>Starbucks has warned that profits next year will fall below Wall Street expectations, despite fourth-quarter profits jumping 34pc.<p>Shares in the world's biggest coffee chain, one of the economy-defying …

Top Social Security Tax To Rise 2.9% In 2014; Benefits Going Up 1.5%

The nation’s nearly 63 million Social Security recipients will get a 1.5% cost of living increase in 2014, the government announced today, after the shutdown delayed release of the September increase in the Consumer Price Index.<p>Meanwhile, the maximum amount of a worker’s pay subject to the Social …

Barclays’ chief Antony Jenkins must be ruthless in his pursuit of a lower-cost business

The Transform programme that Antony Jenkins initiated when he took over as chief executive of Barclays amounted to nothing short of an attempt to revolutionise the bank’s culture.<p>Now it is well under way, he has decided to build on the momentum he has already generated and embark on a new …