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The Honda Super Cub is so iconic, Japan just made it a 3D trademark

Its basic shape has endured well over 50 years.<p>Honda just made an announcement that when you think of it, is surprising only in that it took this long to happen. The Honda Super Cub, the best-selling internal-combustion vehicle ever, has just been granted a three-dimensional trademark by the Japan …

Motorcycles

First Bentley SUV teased in video short

The Bentley SUV is coming and there's not a thing we can do to stop it. The latest indication that the wing-badged behemoth is on the way is this teaser video, which (thankfully?) doesn't show us a whole lot of the new vehicle, aside from its Continental GT-inspired headlights and its …

2013-14 Nissan Sentra & Versa Investigated For Brake Problems

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administrations' Office of Defects Investigation has launched a probe of the 2013 and 2014 Nissan Sentra and …

Next-generation Volvo XC90 interior revealed

Volvo has officially kicked off the slow burn that will lead to the eventual unveiling of the next-generation XC90, in August. Its initial foray into the public eye will be with these, a series of 20 images of the new three-row SUVs interior, which is very, very Swedish (there are even the most …

2009–2013 Nissan 370Z: A Certified Pre-Owned Guide

Speed costs money: How fast do you want to go? If you answer $25,000, check out a pre-owned Z.<p>The shopper seeking a sub-$30,000, rear-drive sports car with a warranty has few choices. In the new-car market, there’s the Mazda MX-5 Miata and the Subaru BRZ/Scion FR-S, all great fun but not truly …

Ann Arbor

Considering a Porsche Cayman S or Boxster S? Buy the GTS instead

Because no one does a Special Value Package like Porsche.<p>It doesn't matter if you favor the left or right side of your brain, or if you don't put any stock in the whole brain-hemisphere thing—the Porsche Cayman and Boxster GTS are attractive propositions. Especially for those on the fence about …

Alfa Romeo

Watch this Gymkhana-style relay in the dark with Ken Block and friends

Aventador to M4 to R8 to Hoonigan Fiesta in a race against the lights.<p>Yup. This is a PR stuntput on by Castrol, but at least it's really cool. In "Blackout", Ken Block joins BMW DTM shoe Augusto Farfus, Audi Le Mans and DTM champion Mike Rockenfeller, and Lamborghini test driver Adrian Zaugg in a …

AT&T announces rollout of voice-over-LTE ahead of likely iPhone 6/iOS 8 integration this fall

United States-based carrier AT&T today officially announced its rollout of voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) calls. The VoLTE rollout comes in tandem with AT&T HD Voice launch, which provides better sounding phone calls. Starting on May 23rd, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Wisconsin will be the initially …

Windows Phone beats BlackBerry in North American Web traffic

Traffic from Microsoft's mobile OS has been flat, but BlackBerry's share fell, according to mobile ad network Chitika.<p>Microsoft's Windows Phone mobile operating system has surpassed BlackBerry in yet another market stat.<p>Surveying all recent Web traffic generated by smartphone operating systems in …

Windows Phone

Nintendo being sued over motion patents in the Wii and Wii U

Nintendo's not having a great 2014. Between lackluster financial results, an accidental controversy, and now a lawsuit from Philips, life could be better. The Dutch electronics company Koninklijke Philips (better known as just Philips, for <i>obvious reasons</i>) is suing Nintendo over motion patents that …

HTC One Mini 2 officially announced, is less impressive than its full-size sibling

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>HTC announced the HTC One Mini 2, a smaller version of the flagship HTC One M8, on Thursday. Unfortunately, it won’t have all …

Smart Keyless Access System KISI Lets You Swipe To Open Your Door

In TechCrunch Disrupt NY’s Hardware Alley this week, smart keyless access system maker KISI was showing off its mobile-connected device, which allows you to control entry to a building with a simple-to-install system that can be managed via your smartphone. Since launching last year, KISI has gone …

OtterBox Defender for iPad mini with Retina display (black) $36 shipped (Reg. 80), more

Amazon offers the OtterBox iPad mini with Retina display Defender Series case in black for $35.80 with free shipping. That’s over $40 less than OtterBox’s current asking price and easily the best deal we’ve seen on this particular model.<p>This newly updated Defender case is built specifically for the …

Samsung NX3000 Camera Lets You Get Serious About Selfies

In the NX Mini, Samsung introduced a camera for the selfie-obsessed, including an LCD that flips a full 180 degrees and special settings for self …

Future iPhones Could Capture 'Super-Resolution' Photos Using Optical Image Stabilization

Today, the US Patent & Trademark Office published Apple patent application number 20140125825 that describes a method of producing super-resolution images using optical image stabilization (OIS) and burst-mode photos (via <i>AppleInsider</i>). This may allow future models of the iPhone to generate images …

United Airlines iOS update lets passengers watch TV and movies directly through its app

Airlines increasingly warming to tablets as an alternative to the traditional seat-mounted screens. After an update to its iOS app today, United Airlines allows users to watch in-flight entertainment from an iPhone or iPad, a feature it first promised in February. While there aren't many new …

Jeep Will Produce SUVs in 6 Countries In Global Push

Jeep, one of the strongest brands owned by the newly merged Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, plans a huge global push over the next five years, with sales more than doubling to 1.9 million worldwide by 2018, and most of the growth coming from outside North America.<p>Jeep’s manufacturing footprint will be …

We love roll cages because they save lives

Scary video, but the drivers were okay thanks to hoops and crossbars.<p>If you're going to be racing, everything—from the simplest battery tie-down to your seats and HANS device—needs to be up to snuff. Because, frankly, you never know when it will all go to hell.<p><b>WATCH THIS: This 30-second video made</b> …

Ferrari F40 Promo Film Is The World's Best Car Ad

The world's best marketing B-roll.<p><i>Photo by Silodrome</i><p>We'd suggest that a promotional video for the F40, Ferrari's 1980s supercar masterpiece, was probably unnecessary—Maranello only planned to build 400 examples of Enzo's twin-turbo magnum opus, but due to overwhelming demand, the company eventually …

Dodge Viper: The prodigal snake comes home

The end of the SRT experiment means a homecoming for Viper.<p>SRT Viper. I never got used to saying that. It sounded weird and it felt weird. Because it <i>was</i> weird.<p>Thankfully, that's over.<p>The standalone SRT brand is dead, effective immediately. The Viper comes back home to Dodge, where it began so long …