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Ventev USB Chargers

In our collective, constant quest to keep all mobile devices charged, CH came across two great options from Ventev that had us super-charged. The company covers all the mobile and wireless bases, from phone accessories and charging packs to wireless infrastructure packages, but their battery and …

The controversial case of GMO apples that won't turn brown

Sliced apples that never cease looking fresh: that's the promise from a Canadian company behind new apples that have been genetically engineered to retain their alluring color even after being cut open. But the apples, currently being evaluated for approval by the US Department of Agriculture, …

CES: Steam Controller Hands-On Impressions

One IGN editor got a chance to try out Valve’s upcoming controller. Here’s what he thought.<p>Valve came to CES 2014 in Las Vegas with something to …

Call of Duty Championship coming in March with $1 million on the line

Activision and Microsoft are teaming up again for the second annual Call of Duty Championship.<p>The two companies announced plans for the major event, which will take place March 28-March 30 in Los Angeles. The tournament touts a $1 million prize pool, and the 32 best teams around the world shall …

Making money as a Zelda speed runner

One of the stars of the Awesome Games Done Quick charity event explains why he can't stop playing The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.<p>Cosmo Wright is one of the few people in the world who can make a living playing video games. But unlike the professional gamers who battle against other humans in</i> …

Tron The Move - Huawei Announces Android-Powered Tron Games Console

Well, what a bombshell. No sooner has the Chinese government announced a relaxation of its ban on games consoles, than Huawei – the preeminent Chinese manufacturer of telecoms equipment – revealed its Android-powered microconsole, the Huawei Tron.<p>In implementation terms, the Tron is not a …

Getting Started With Google Chromecast: The Unofficial Manual

As the new year arrives, many of us are greeting it with shiny new gadgets, courtesy of the holiday season. And one in particular has been a noteworthy hit—Google’s Chromecast streaming device, which is still holding strong as Amazon’s bestselling electronic.<p>Unlike many other new gadgets this year, …

World’s Most Stylish Light Bulb

When it comes to fluorescent lighting, we look to the design-worthy light bulb from Plumen. The popular European bulb is available in a US version …

Mad Catz now shipping its $249.99 'Mojo' Android game console

Mad Catz has officially joined the crowded field of Android-based game consoles. The company has announced that its $249.99 Mojo box is now shipping. The device — which we previewed back at E3 in June — runs stock Android 4.2.2 Jellybean and puts all of the same Android games, apps, and media you …

Da Vinci's String Organ Must Be Heard To Be Believed

The man who painted the Mona Lisa, and was the first to sketch out the helicopter and the submarine, also dabbled in music. So here's the question: What musical instrument did Leonardo da Vinci design?<p>There isn't an easy answer. His 15th-century sketches indicate something between a harpsichord and …

George Clooney Through the Ages

Because this man did not just appear on this earth with silver hair and celebrity. As he told us in our new profile, he "came from somewhere."<p><b>As ubiquitous and universally beloved</b> as his face is now, it's easy to forget sometimes that Clooney's actually gone through plenty of different faces, in …

The 8 Greatest GIFs Of BigDog In Action

Our favorite shambling robotic pack mule has come a long way over the years.<p>The BigDog family of robots, developed by Boston Dynamics, has come a long way since it was first created in 2005. To celebrate some of the headless robot's coolest technological achievements, I made these eight GIFs. Enjoy.<p>…

Take a break from the holiday grind with this classic rally recap

You deserve some personal time.<p>Well, the meal is over. And you're probably pleased that it is. Sure, the food was great, but your aunt was starting to nag, and the precocious second cousin you hardly know started to ask pretty piercing questions about your personal life.<p>But as the food coma sets in …

EA developing open-world Star Wars game

EA Canada is developing an open-world Star Wars game. That's according to several job advertisements spotted by Superannuation at Kotaku today. It would be the second major open-world Star Wars game, following MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic.<p>An animation director job posting from October says EA …

VW Just Made Road Trips Infinitely Better

Is it just us, or is there nothing worse (or more hazardous) than tinkering with the radio, looking for the perfect on-the-road jam? If only every …

Road Trips

Revitalizing the Old Paint on a 1958 Porsche Speedster

Paint restoration is a painstaking and challenging skill to master. But it can also be hugely satisfying.<p>One of the more challenging tasks is …

Forza Motorsport 5 [w/videos]

A Powerful First Salvo In The Next Generation Of Racing Games<p>Given time to write and unlimited reader patience, I'm sure I could create a raw list of hundreds of good reasons to buy <i>Forza Motorsport 5</i>, the newest title in the storied Forza franchise. But, for those of you interested in cutting to …

Name That Shifter, No. 154 - Feature

On Monday, we presented this week’s shifter and asked you to identify the make and model of the vehicle whence it came. Repeat winner Jake S recognized the six-speed manual as belonging to the 2004 Subaru Forester STi. That’s right, an STi-tuned Forester existed—but not here.<p>The Forester STi …

13 Air Travel Facts You Can Use To Impress The Hottie In The Window Seat

Holiday travel season is here, and there's nothing more draining than waiting in long security lines at the airport, or sitting in one of those slippery leather chairs while your flight is perpetually delayed. And because some of you unfortunately aren't home yet, we know you'll have a lot of time …

10 Ingenious Bike Hacks

Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-onssome silly, and some essential.<p>Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-ons—some silly, and some essential.

American Cities

Steve McQueen: the unseen photographs

A new collection of unpublished images of Steve McQueen by acclaimed photographer Barry Feinstein captures the public and private life of a true American icon<p>Barry Feinstein was the perfect photographer to shoot stills on the set of Steve McQueen’s classic movie Bullitt. As an artist, photographer, …

George Harrison

Take Your Bacon to the Next Level with Pink Peppercorns

A sprinkling of black and pink peppercorns is a great way to dress up your bacon for company.<p>We're the first ones to admit that bacon needs little help to be the star of your brunch spread. Whether it's accompanying fluffy waffles or scrambled eggs, that salty, meaty bite anchors any gut-busting …

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Mercedes SLS AMG GT Final Edition is the ultimate gullwing

It's official, folks: 2014 will be the last year for the stunning Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. The gull-winged supercar first hit the scene in 2009, and it's seen its fair share of upgrades and special editions, but the best is yet to come. Mercedes-Benz has announced the SLS AMG GT Final Edition, which …

'The Killing' Comes Back to Life, Again – /Film

<i>The Killing</i> is really and truly the show that can’t be killed. After not one but two cancellations by AMC, the crime drama has just been resurrected …

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Polaris ATV gets novel non-pneumatic tires [w/videos]

For the ultimate doomsday prepper, let us officially introduce you to the Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. Not only was this ATV inspired by the MV850 military vehicle, but it truly is an <i>all</i>-terrain vehicle with its trick non-pneumatic tires.<p>Starting at $14,999, you too can ride the same ATV as our …

Could arthritis drug combat Alzheimer's?

Alzheimer's affects 35 million people worldwide and billions have been spent on research – to little avail. But an unconventional approach based on a 30-year-old evolutionary theory might provide a way forward<p>At the beginning of next year, Clive Holmes will attempt to do something remarkable. But …

Remember the Carrera GT? It's still better than coffee

Porsche's sonorous supercar that almost wasn't.<p>The 2004 Porsche Carrera GT probably isn't a car that you've forgotten about. Oddly, it was a car that almost wasn't: a cobbled-together collection of other Porsche attemtps and acheivements. The body was developed from an LMP1 platform that was …

Articles about 8 great modern interiors japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, …

6 Classic, Mad Men-Inspired Cocktails to Serve at Your Next Party

Try these fun new takes.<p>Classic cocktails made with whiskey, bourbon, rye, and gin are more popular than ever. Get to know them again, then try these fun new takes.

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Nissan Makes a Radical Electric Racer for the Road

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 11.08.13.<p>Time of Publication: 3:09 pm. 3:09 pm<p>Nissan is out to reinvent road racing, …