Ryan Cheah

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A new way of extracting copper

MIT researchers have identified the proper temperature and chemical mixture to selectively separate pure copper and other metallic trace elements …

Watch a time-lapse build of an iconic GM small-block V8

The crew at Hagerty loves old cars, and it means getting their hands dirty. Here's a video celebrating the 60th anniversary of an American icon.<p>The GM small-block needs no introduction; it's been the backbone of both American transportation and performance for 60 years now.<p>You can thank Zora …

I survived a 400-horsepower Toyota Corona wagon

Kevin Harris shoved a turbocharged 1JZ into his Corona wagon. It's fast, terrifying, and completely brilliant.<p>Kevin Harris looks over from the passenger seat of his 1979 Toyota Corona wagon and shouts.<p>"It'll rev to eight grand."<p>The words are half dare. It's not fear that keeps me from sending that …

2016 Mercedes-Benz C450 AMG Sport First Drive

"AMG Lite" Still Proves Substantial<p>A. M. G.<p>Those three letters carry a lot of weight, especially to those who firmly believe that AMG is the hallowed performance pinnacle of the Mercedes-Benz brand. Those purists probably lifted an eyebrow at the front-drive platforms behind the CLA45 AMG and GLA45 …

The best mobile games of 2014

December is drawing to a close, so it’s the right time to reflect back on all the great games we played in 2014. Mobile devices continued to offer …

Magnetically Levitating Elevators Could Go Up, Down, And Sideways

Elevators: not just for elevating anymore<p>For more than a century, elevators have gone pretty much just up and down. Ever since the first elevator was introduced in 1854, a cable-based design has pulled the elevator car along a single shaft, using steel ropes connected to a counterweight.<p>But now, …

This McLaren F1 replica was built from scrap by a Top Gear fanatic

If <i>Field of Dreams</i> had been made about an automotive enthusiast, its most famous line would need to have been, "If you build it, they will come... and then build their own replicas of yours." More evidence of that comes from Polish amateur mechanic Jack Mazur, who decided to build a copy of his …

SMR: Young entrepreneur is on path to make nuclear fusion a hot commodity

When Richard Dinan, a UK entrepreneur best known for his appearances in a reality TV show Made in Chelsea, reported that he set up Applied Fusion …

You Can Now Buy 100% Nuclear Energy -- In Germany!

In Germany, you can now go to a company called <b>MAX</b>ATOMSTROM to purchase electricity that was produced completely from nuclear energy.<p>Starting last week, <b>MAX</b>ATOMSTROM offers a 100% nuclear power plan, a first for Germany. Timed to coincide with the 20th United Nations’ Framework Convention on Climate …

Twitter's Jack Dorsey: Tech Can Help Cities Make Better Decisions

It’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the new tech gadgets, gizmos, software, and systems coming out, but as Jack Dorsey says, “At the end of the day, technology is really just a tool. That’s all it is. And great tools … allow us to focus on things that are more meaningful to us.” Dorsey spoke at the …

Fortune.com

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Why You Should Sell Your Business to an MBA

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a company owner considering all potential exit strategies, selling the business to a newly minted MBA grad may not be the first thing that comes to mind.<p>The search fund, a private investing vehicle borne out of business schools known …

Entrepreneurship

An Air Conditioner That Saves Energy By Separating Out The Humidity

So, it’s worth noting a technology that substantially reduces energy consumption, even if it’s not particularly sexy. The Advantix AC uses 30% to 70% …

San Francisco

Feds Shutter Illegal Drug Marketplace Silk Road 2.0, Arrest 26-Year-Old San Francisco Programmer

Another year, another dark web takedown.<p>A year ago, the FBI shut down Silk Road, an anonymous online narcotics website that generated $1.2 billion in sales, and arrested its alleged creator Ross Ulbricht in a San Francisco library. On Thursday, the FBI announced that it has done it again, seizing …

Why Legalizing Medical Marijuana Will Make Investors Extremely Wealthy

I never thought I’d see more people invest in marijuana than smoke it.<p>But those investments are exactly what’s about to happen given a recent survey from some of the most influential and social analysts in the BioPharma space. In fact, according to Investing.com and our research, two-thirds (2/3) …