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Clocks to read 11:59:60 tonight as time lords add leap second

Software could crash and markets suffer as a leap second is added to world time at midnight tonight<p>Airlines, trading floors and technology companies are braced for chaos today as world timekeepers prepare to add a leap second to global clocks.<p>Immediately before midnight dials will read 11:59:60 as …

Business Development

How successful people beat stress

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>There are two kinds of people in this world: those who believe they can make things happen and those who believe things happen to <i>them</i>.<p>The first group are convinced that the outcome of their lives and careers is more or less in their …

Self-help

Roush Stage 3 Mustang cranks out 670 hp and 545 lb-ft

Roush really underestimated what the RS3 package would produce. Earlier, they said 630 hp. We like surprises.<p>Last time we reported on the 2015 Roush Stage 3 Mustang, a.k.a. RS3, the company had just opened the order banks and hinted to us that the final output figure of the RS3's supercharged …

Weekly Recap: Autonomous driving goes commercial in Nevada

Plus: Notes On McLaren F1, The Chevy Volt, And Lamborghini's SUV<p>Nevada granted Daimler Trucks North America the first license to run an autonomous commercial vehicle on public roads in the United States Tuesday, marking another milestone in the technology's rapid advancement.<p>Gov. Brian Sandoval and …

On-Demand Grocery Startup Instacart Raises $44 Million From Andreessen Horowitz

On-demand grocery delivery startup Instacart wants to make its service available in every city in the United States. To make that happen, it’s raised $44 million in Series B funding led by Andreessen Horowitz. Along with the funding, a16z partner Jeff Jordan will be joining the company’s board.<p>The …