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Samsung topples Intel as world’s largest chipmaker

Samsung registered a record profit of $12.6 billion in its second quarter earnings report, but hidden in those numbers lies another milestone. Of its $54 billion in revenue, $15 billion came solely from Samsung Semiconductors -- pushing it above the $14.8 billion that all of Intel brought in. In …

2017 East Rutherford SX | Event Schedule

This weekend’s round of the 2017 Monster Energy Supercross Series, the 2017 East Rutherford SX, will have a much different schedule than normal. As a …

GM killing off most popular Buick in Canada as consumers move toward crossovers

General Motors Co. is killing off the Buick Verano compact car – the most popular vehicle in the Buick lineup in Canada – in another sign of how consumers are abandoning passenger cars in favour of crossover utility vehicles.<p>Production of the Verano will cease on Oct. 16 at the Lake Orion plant in …

Tonight Show: Maya Rudolph, Martin Short, Jimmy Fallon's Windy City Blue spoofs cop shows

Maya Rudolph and Martin Short helped Jimmy Fallon spoof ’80s cop shows on <i>The Tonight Show</i> with <i>Windy City Blue</i>, a fake series they joked was really a …

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IOMTT: 2016 TT Gets Underway

IOMTT Press Release:<p>The first qualifying session for the 2016 Isle of Man TT Races takes place this evening. The solo and sidecar newcomers will be …

Period Lancia Rally Documentaries Require No Translation

Set to the sweet, sweet sounds of Seventies Italian disco.<p>Back when Lancia was operating at the zenith of racing prowess, when it could afford to throw millions of lira into motorsport, it put on quite a show. Come, take a ride with Centro Storico Fiat, and let us remember the glory days of Italy's …

What You Need to Know About The Contenders of The 100th Indianapolis 500

At noon today, 33 drivers will fight to win the hundredth running of the Greatest Spectacle in Racing. Here are your top contenders.<p>The hundredth Indianapolis 500 is just hours away, and the Field of 33 is more open than it's been in years. Just one driver can win, however. These are the</b> …

Report: First Hyundai N Performance Model to Launch in 2017

Genesis brand to also receive high-performance models<p>Hyundai has revealed that the first vehicle from its N performance division will debut in 2017. Speaking with <i>Autocar,</i> N brand boss Albert Biermann, who left BMW M in 2014 for Hyundai’s performance division, has revealed that the i30 (Elantra GT …

Life Begins at 40: Volvo Rules Out Smaller Models

Volvo has always been high in the running for being the world’s most rational automaker, with independence from Ford having allowed it to create what will go on to become an entire range of models from just two platforms and a single engine architecture. But despite the popularity of premium small …