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Google Buys Softcard Technology to Improve Wallet

Google has announced a deal with Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T to pre-install Google Wallet on all of their Android devices in the US from later this year. As part of the agreement, it’s buying technology from Softcard, the mobile payments app owned by the three carriers.<p>There had been rumors that …

AT&T's CES splash: It's not about smartphones anymore

The company is aggressively pursuing new areas, such as Internet of Things, connected cars and smart homes.<p>LAS VEGAS -- AT&T had a lot to share at its developer conference, including new partners for its smart home and connected car programs and a panel discussing the Internet of Things.<p>Oh, and the …

Internet of Things

DeMarco Murray's Historic Season Has Created A Tricky Contract Decision For The Cowboys

He leads the league in every major rushing category. He has more rushing yards by himself than 27 NFL teams, more rushing attempts than 20 teams, and more rushing touchdowns than 25 teams.<p>The Cowboys on the most surprising team in the NFL at 6-1.<p>Murray's historic season comes at a tough time for …

NFL

This Unearthed Footage Of 13-Year-Old Kim Kardashian Reveals She Was Always An Insufferable Egomaniac

For Kim Kardashian’s birthday yesterday, Entertainment Tonight unearthed this twenty-year-old home video from Kim’s eighth grade graduation in 1994. So if you’ve ever wondered if Kim Kardashian was always the worst person alive or if this is a relatively new attribute, then HOLY F*CK, YOU HAVE NO …

Kim Kardashian: The Art of Reality

By 11:30 a.m. the line was already out the door and down the street. “That’s good,” Kim Kardashian said calmly as she looked at the ever-enlarging crowd of people waiting to see her at Nordstrom in Santa Monica. She watched from behind the tinted-glass safety of her black SUV, as the driver turned …

Former U.S. counterterror chief: 'Imminent threat' remains

The former head of U.S. counterterror operations said Tuesday the "imminent threat" posed by an al Qaeda offshoot in Syria hasn't lessened after a U.S. air campaign there.<p>Speaking to CNN's Jim Sciutto, Matt Olsen said by his analysis the threat from the Khorasan group "is still in the same place as …

Spa tries to block Infiniti Eau Rouge name

The best thing going for Infiniti right now hits a roadblock.<p>Speaking to <i>Bloomberg</i> yesterday, the director of one of Formula 1's most famous circuits, Pierre-Alain Thibaut, declared that Spa-Francorchamps would fight Infiniti parent company Nissan's attempt to trademark the name "Eau Rouge" for use …

Patents

Mind the hyphen: Revived Mercedes ultraluxury line to be called Mercedes-Maybach

It'll change Mercedes into three distinct brands.<p>After spying a wild, mysterious Mercedes concept car last week, one theory floated around the office was that we were looking at the profile of the new Maybach. That's not the case, but in the course of digging up dirt on upcoming Mercedes models, we …

Automotive Design

Beats celebrates slimline LeBron's big, fat return to Cleveland

Apple's Beats reaches for profundity as it shows LeBron James losing weight and gaining soul in a new campaign.<p>You wear headphones to shut out the world.<p>You wear Beats headphones to shut out the world, while simultaneously shouting to it that it isn't as cool as you are.<p>Some wondered that when …

Basketball

2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD takes on the Ford F-250 in a Twist Test

Looking to land a blow in a pickup news cycle that has lately been dominated by Ford—first with the aluminum 2015 F-150 and then the Super Duty diesel’s massive output numbers—Chevrolet pitted its Silverado 2500 HD against a Ford F-250 in a torsional flex-off and filmed the results.<p>Employing the …

Chevrolet

Chris Harris on the Next Bugatti Veyron: "I Couldn't Care Less"

The words barely penetrated my waking consciousness, but something registered from the pages of a weekly British car magazine: “Bugatti Veyron replacement will have over 1500 hp and hit 290 mph.” Whatever. I couldn’t care less, I thought, as I went off to water the tomato plants. Ten years ago, I’d …

Sports Cars

First Drive: 2015 Bentley Continental GT Speed

More is more.<p>One might rightfully worry that Bentley's 12-cylinder will become the next victim of downsizing. The aging double-VR6 whips up 567 hp, which seemed like a shedload until the Bentley Continental GT V8 S came along. Its Audi-sourced overachiever bangs out 521 hp using four fewer …

Automotive Design

717-hp Hennessey HPE700 Mustang Is Out for Hellcat Blood

Just a week after Saleen released information and images of its upcoming Mustang-based S302 mega pony car, Hennessey Performance has dropped into our laps renderings and information on its sinister HPE700 Mustang. (Coincidence? We think not.) And as usual with a Hennessey product, it is absolutely …

Sports Cars

How We'd Spec It: The Perfect 2015 Ford F-150 Pickup

A major event has heralded the imminent arrival of Ford’s groundbreaking, aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 pickup at dealerships: The truck’s online configurator is live. That means you can now go to Ford’s website and start mixing and matching cabs, bed lengths, engines, and drive configurations. Most …

2015 Ford Mustang GT Manual

It's more refined than ever, but is the new Mustang still a stallion?<p>With the new Ford Mustang finally sitting before us, a walkaround is the first order of business. Circling the newest pony, there’s no mistaking it for anything but a Mustang. The all-new 2015 model retains the right proportions, …

Sports Cars

First Impressions: 2015 Ford Mustang GT

There will be no "for a Mustang" disclaimers this time.<p>Last week at our Performance Car of the Year testing, we had a 2015 Mustang GT in our high-horsepower posse. It was...quite popular. Without further ado, here is a collection of our impressions, plus our official test data.<p>And fret not, there's …

Sports Cars

I Lived Out Of My Car For Four Months To Join The Tech Revolution

<i>Varner wrote about his experiences on Quora in March 2013. Recently, he provided Business Insider with an introduction to that Quora post explaining what he's been doing since he stopped calling his 2004 Honda Civic home.</i><p>Two years ago, I jumped head-first into the Silicon Valley tech world. Armed …

Silicon Valley

Meet the $3.14M Bugatti Veyron Legend Ettore Bugatti

There's an elephant inside.<p>It's easy to forget that a Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse packs 1200 hp and 1106 lb-ft of torque when just a few months ago the buzz was that brand new Veyrons were piling up, waiting for buyers. It's also easy to forget that after the parade of five other Legends …

Sports Cars

Now that it’s legal, here’s how to unlock your phone on all four U.S. carriers

Advertisement<p>62 Comments<p>Credit: Sashkin/Shutterstock<p>After you’ve finished up with a two-year smartphone contract, one of the easiest ways to save …

Kim Kardashian's bottom is not up for grabs

Obsession over celebrity bums stems from racist sexualisation of black women, and now white Kim's unique attribute has made her fodder for fashion magazines' lascivious urges<p>• Nicki Minaj's bottom-heavy album cover<p><b>Fashion magazines are obsessed with Kim Kardashian's bum, but no one would describe a</b> …

Stoya Answers Your Questions On Coming And Post-Sex Cleanup

Illustrated by Sydney Haas<p><i>We love chatting with Stoya — writer, thinker, on-screen-sex haver — about all manner of sexual, sensual, and feminist</i> …

Ja Rule: 'I Took It Upon Myself To Become A Man'

The rapper born Jeffrey Atkins was raised by his mother in Hollis, Queens. For the boy who would become Ja Rule, the neighborhood represented a duality: Crime, drugs and violence were common, but so were the intoxicating sound and culture of hip-hop. It didn't hurt that he would sometimes spot …

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Buying a Home

The process of <b>buying a home</b> could be summed up into 3 words — It. Is. Expensive. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or selling one dream home for …

Why Vacation Sex Is So Important

Illustrated By Ly Ngo.<p><i>This story was originally published on June 22, 2014.</i><p>Maybe you have six roommates — or a three-year-old who throws screaming …

New York City

Harley-Davidson unveils its first electric hog

Harley-Davidson unveiled its first electric motorcycle Thursday, and promised it will still sound really cool.<p>"The sound is a distinct part of the thrill," chief marketing officer Mark-Hans Richer said in a news release. "Think fighter jet on an aircraft carrier."<p>The electric Harley, dubbed Project …

Apple just obsoleted the Mac and nobody noticed

With iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, Apple is finally showing us its idea of how we’ll compute in the future. Perhaps not surprisingly, this pristine vision of our computing destiny — unveiled after years of secret, patient and painstaking development — aligns perfectly with how we currently use our …

Peer inside the Corvette Z06's monster 650-hp V8

The LT4 gets the cutaway treatment.<p>This is the new American face of shock-and-awe horsepower tactics: a pushrod engine whose power density and output make the European exotics look foolish for all their overhead-cam trickery. It's such a typically American engineering tour de force that I'm …

Sports Cars

Christina Hendricks: A Letter to Men

The sexy star of Mad Men — the one voted America's best looking by an Esquire survey of women — has a few things she'd like to get off her chest. Also, watermelon.<p><b>We love your body.</b> If we're in love with you, we love your body. Your potbelly, everything. Even if you're insecure about something, we …

Relationships

Google overtakes Apple as world's most valuable brand

Google has usurped Apple as the most valuable brand in the world after three years at the top, according to a new survey<p><b>Google</b> has been named ahead of <b>Apple</b> as the world's most valuable brand, according to a new survey.<p>Apple's brand value fell by 20pc in the past year to just under $148bn (£88bn), …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …