Seth Faulkner

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Minecraft creator steps up to the Ice Bucket Challenge for a cold hit

The Ice Bucket Challenge is making its way through the gaming industry and has soaked another participant: <i>Minecraft</i> creator Markus "Notch" Persson.<p>The Ice Bucket Challenge dares someone to take a bucket of ice water over their head or donate money toward fighting ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's …

McLaren 650S Sprint is ready to hit the track running in Monterey

McLaren isn't exactly the most plebeian brand to begin with, so it makes sense for the company to take advantage of the lavish parties and wealthy folks descending on California for the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. In addition to the insane P1 GTR, McLaren is showing off the track-focused 650S …

Yamaha XJ650 by Ad Hoc

The sign of a truly skilled custom motorcycle builder is the ability to create something beautiful from inauspicious beginnings. I’m not saying that the shaft-drive Yamaha XJ650 is a sow’s ear, but it’s certainly not in the same aesthetic league as a Moto Guzzi Le Mans or BMW R100, say.<p>Yamaha’s …

Pebble Beach 2014: Ferrari GTB/C Speciale sells for $26.4 million

An extremely rare 1964 Ferrari GTB/C Speciale was sold for a stunning $26.4 million at a Saturday night car sale in Monterey.<p>The sale at the RM Auctions event was one of many high-profile auctions held during the annual Monterey Car Week in the run-up to Sunday's glamorous Concours d'Elegance car …

10 Things You Might Not Know About AFSOC

Air Force Special Operations Command, there's more than meets the eye.

Civil Air Patrol cadets and leaders watch a balloon they helped launch at Balloon Fiesta Park in Albuquerque, N.M., July 13, 2014. The New Mexico CAP’s new balloon program allows members to participate in lighter-than-air flight while furthering their aerospace education. (Photo by Lee Ross) #AirForce #hotairballoon #civilairpatrol

Good morning #AirForce fans! We hope you have an awesome #MilitaryMonday! http://t.co/ZUGy5ipGLx

Airman 1st Class Jordan Gese, 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron boom operator, off-loads fuel to an F-16C Fighting Falcon during an in-air refueling mission over Afghanistan, July 22, 2014. Gese, an Aberndeen, S.D., native, is deployed from the 93rd Aerial Refueling Squadron, Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.

Airman helps restore historic aircraft

<b>MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. (AFNS) --</b> <i>(This feature is part of the "Through Airmen's Eyes" series on AF.mil. These stories focus on a single</i> …

RT @MCASBeaufortSC: The first F-35B Lightning II JSF lands @MCASBeaufortSC #marines #aviation @usmc @thef35 @LockheedMartin http://t.co/ujRjxfHUaw

Every Marine a rifleman... Some just get bigger weapons. http://t.co/9TixIBh9cs

Kickin' Up Dust... Semper Fidelis embodied. http://t.co/WBJyqekMzx

Hide and Seek — Marine Corps Style http://t.co/0YOfXLDyiN

Marines have a blast at RIMPAC 2014 alongside 22 other nations. #RIMPAC2014 http://t.co/sYaCvNCMwx

Marines Arrive in Style: Marine Week Seattle

RT @MARFOREUR_AF: #Marines of SP-MAGTF Crisis Response supported a military-assisted departure of US Embassy staff in #Tripoli http://t.co/…

But first, let me take a selfie. #SelfieSunday http://t.co/FWmeA9gbLs

Vietnam vet with PTSD says service dog saved his life

<b>MEET YOUR NEIGHBOR: Jon Gurley, 68</b><p>When Jon Gurley has nightmares, Gunner rubs a wet nose on his face to comfort him.<p>When Gurley wakes up, he says …

Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego

Flight Support: Keeping the Birds in the Air

Canada’s INKAS Can Build You An Armored G63 AMG Limo

For those in need of an armored car, a former military vehicle seems like a sound choice. Those tend to be cramped, loud, and low on amenities …

1918 Cadillac Type 57 Is Now Part Of Historic Register

The National Historic Vehicle Register has a new member today. Earlier in the year, we told you about the creation of the register and the first …

2015 Audi R8 LMX V-10

And then there was light.<p>The race to get laser headlights to market was sprinkled with drama, and the question of whether Audi or BMW won is probably not entirely settled. We have written about it before—BMW has already staged a handover ceremony for the first eight vehicles, but the Audi R8 LMX is …

How We’d Spec It: 2015 Jaguar F-type R Coupe

Our ultimate fantasy—no, not that one, the car-related one—involves a pile of money appearing out of thin air alongside directions to the nearest exotic car dealership. But what would we buy? The choices are many, but as soon as staffers laid eyes on the 2015 Jaguar F-type coupe, many minds were …

2015 Ford F-150 Order Guide Now Available

There’s now a mountain of detail available on the 2015 Ford F-150, as the entire order guide has surfaced on the Internet. CLICK HERE to download the entire 34-page, extremely detailed document.<p>In our zeal to bring this information to you as quickly as possible, we’re not going to do an in-depth …

Facebook has only “pivoted” on one kind of privacy — in other ways, it’s becoming more dangerous

I must give credit where it is due: As Slate’s Will Oremus wrote in a piece called “Facebook(s fb)’s Privacy Pivot” a few days ago, the social …

Apple Stores Soon to Offer iPhones Via Carrier Early Upgrade Programs

- Jul 28, 2014<p>Late August should see the kickoff of a new program at Apple’s retail stores, which will allow customers to purchase a new iPhone via …