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Back-Up Plan for Building Bigger Lats

If you want to lift big, you have to learn to pull. And if you want a bigger back, you have to learn to pull with your lats. The only way to do that …

Hacking Facebook’s Legacy API, Part 1: Making Calls on Behalf of Any User

<b>Summary</b>A misconfigured endpoint allowed legacy REST API calls to be made on behalf of any Facebook user using only their user ID, which could be …

Linux Introducing New Common Automotive Infotainment Software

While it seems that Apple and Google rule the world, we often forget about that little penguin in the corner, Linux. Sure, it doesn’t have the slick design of something with a pre-bitten fruit logo or control over the world’s internet queries, but Linux quietly runs most of the rest of the internet …

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How the Mazda Miata went from sketch to immortality

Our favorite little sports car hit the scene on Feb. 9, 1989.<p>Just as the Ford Mustang will forever be connected to the 1964 New York World's Fair, the Mazda Miata will always be able to trace its roots back to the Chicago Auto Show. On February 9, 1989, Mazda officially unveiled its all-new …

Mens Fashion 2018 - Latest Mens Fashion Trends

The brand lands stateside tonight at 9pm EST.<p>From dadcore to classic tuxes to a couple <i>very</i> intense get-ups, here's what the guys wore.<p>The 55-year-old's work was huge in the women's world, and the Jack Spade brand created under her umbrella was a menswear force in the 2…<p>The perfect layer for chilly …

Men's Fashion

Stress Tester: How to Test a Car's Handling Without Driving It

The lab rig that tells you everything you'd ever need to know about a car's chassis.<p>free samples<p>Front sensors track wheels through their full range of motion.<p>Electric screw actuators move the test car's body up, down, and through pitch and roll motions.<p>A steering robot turns the wheel while …

The Physics of Diffusers: How to Make a Car Really Suck

Gettin' down with downforce.<p>Finessing the Flow <br>The diffuser acts as an expansion chamber to manage the air as it exits from underneath the car and reintegrates it with higher-pressure ambient air. Smoothing this transition reduces turbulence and drag in the car's wake and improves airflow under the …

Engineering

Garage Banned: Three Racing Ideas So Good, They Were Outlawed

When it comes to motorsports, if you’re not innovating, you’re not winning. Or, to liberally paraphrase NASCAR’s finest rule-bender, the late Smokey Yunick, to compete is to cheat. But when new ideas are too bleeding-edge, they often get banned. Here are a few of our favorites.<p><b>Active …

Ten Things You Probably Didn't Know—And Neither Did We—About McLaren's P1

We recently had the opportunity to participate in a technical workshop hosted by McLaren to discuss all things P1. The long-awaited successor to the famed F1 has been touted by the Woking-based operation as “the world’s best car on road and track.” So we took the opportunity to discover what will …

Two Metals Enter, One Leaves: The Miracle of Friction Stir Welding

Expect to see more of this technique used in vehicle construction moving forward.<p>slow your rollout<p>So far, friction stir welding has been used only in specialized roles.<p>2013 Honda Accord (front subframe)<p>2010 Toyota Prius (rear hatch)<p>2007 Audi R8 (part of space frame)<p>2006 Mazda MX-5 Miata (trunk and …

Engineering

Three Early-Hybrid Energy-Storage Fears that Never Materialized – Feature

When hybrids first nosed through auto-show curtains at the turn of the century, we were intrigued by their fresh approach to more efficient propulsion. At the time, skeptics raised a few potential battery pitfalls—concerns that have now been disproven.<p><b>MYTH #1:</b> The naysayers predicted that depleted …

Show-Me States: How Temperature and Convertible Sales Relate – Feature

There’s a strong correlation between the warmth of your locale and how likely you are to drive a convertible. In Alaska, where even the bear farts are cold, only 0.34 percent of vehicles are droptops. Convertibles make up 3.92 percent of balmy Hawaii’s car fleet. But check out the fun-lovers of the …

The Physics Of: Redline

The secrets of sky-high engine speeds.<p>spinners<p>how come diesels don't rev?<p>Automotive diesel engines usually don't spin past 5000 rpm. Thanks to diesel fuel's higher energy density and more abrupt combustion, heavier components are necessary. Long strokes that augment torque also add inertial mass, …

Engines

Where greenhouse gases come from, in one graph

Here’s a tiny version of a large, information-dense graphic from research consultancy Ecofys:<p>You should click and look at the big version, or better …

Barbour Iphone 5 Cover

Stylish cover for the iPhone 5 over at Proporta, it is part of a collection made in collaboration with the English heritage brand, Barbour. The flip …

iPhone 5

Blender Agency X Prohunter Rolex Submariner

To celebrate ten years of activity, Oslo fashion agency BLENDER AGENCY commissioned custom watch builder Prohunter an ultra limited series of the …

Watches

Union Wood Wallet | By Madera

Madera is a recent brand founded by Chris Hong and is based in Perth, Australia. Devoted to wood, they only make products with sustainable, renewable …

Button Trackr

Button TrackR is the latest item tracking creation by the smart guys over at Phone Halo. Remember the Wallet TrackR? (a small device the size of a …

Wallet

Project Ugly Horse: Part VIII

<i>Now With More EcoBoost</i><p>There's an EcoBoost 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder in there somewhere, and it's headed straight for Ugly Horse.<p>For the second time in my life, I'm staring at an engine in the back of a truck with no concept of how to get it safely into the garage by my lonesome. The …