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Nissan Shows Off the Self-Cleaning Car!

As enthusiasts, we love taking pride in our cars, whether it’s performing our own oil changes, swapping suspension bits, or washing them by hand. But we understand our can-do spirit is probably lost on a bunch of folks—okay, <i>most</i> folks—and so, too, does Nissan. The automaker is testing a special …

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2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Spotted Testing at Nürburgring

When Porsche unveiled the 991-generation of the 911, Zuffenhausen made a point of noting that the new Carrera S was faster around the Nürburgring than the outgoing 997 GT3. A year ago, we chased a new Carrera S around Porsche’s Weissach test track in a 993 Turbo, an all-wheel-drive monster that …

Sports Cars

Is Your Country Ready For The Internet Of Everything?

The World Economic Forum launched the 2014 Global Information Technology Report (GITR) today, and the annual assessment provides insight into two questions: where will see the next evolution of the Internet take hold, and how can we as a society improve on Big Data?<p>The report includes the Networked …

Bring your own Internet of Things: The hottest new business trend?

While technology can certainly make life a lot easier, it also has the potential to create a lot of complications. Nowhere is this truer than in the …

17 Emerging Energy Technologies That Will Change The World

<i>Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics. We are reproducing the summary for emerging energy technologies.</i><p>We have included predictions based on consultation …

Roger Mears' 1978 Jeep Baja 1000 Class Winner

This 1978 Jeep Honcho pick-up is said to be the chassis and cab that Roger Mears and Mike Moore took to a class 3 victory at the 1979 Baja 1000 and a …

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

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First look: Trek offers limited-edition Ticket and Session Park

Google’s “20% time,” which brought you Gmail and AdSense, is now as good as dead

Google’s “20% time,” which allows employees to take one day a week to work on side projects, effectively no longer exists. That’s according to former Google employees, one who spoke to Quartz on the condition of anonymity and others who have said it publicly.<p>What happened to the company’s most …

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Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents

Area 51 in Nevada has long been the subject of wild conspiracy theories about extraterrestrials, time travel and alien autopsies, but newly released …

Republicans Just Passed A Resolution To Boycott CNN And NBC Over Hillary Clinton

The resolution, in which the RNC says that Clinton is "likely" to run for president in 2016, blasts both networks and says the projects will "jeopardize the credibility of CNN and NBC as supposedly unbiased news networks."<p>The resolution serves as a high-profile attempt for the RNC to gain more …

Artist pranks LA Best Buy stores with 'useless' gadget

Five Best Buy stores unknowingly played host to a thought-provoking art exhibit that questions our obsession with gadgets.<p>Consumers visiting five select Los Angeles-area Best Buy stores last Friday encountered a "useless" gadget unlike any other.<p>Intending to inspire people to think twice about …

50 Science Fiction/Fantasy Films That Everyone Should See

Last week, Flavorwire published a list of 50 science-fiction and fantasy novels that everyone should read – an article that prompted some great …

Parametric Architecture Rattles The Italian Alps

With the Paramount Alma Residence, PLASMA Studio places a contemporary and well considered wake-up call in a sleepy town of quaint chalets.<p>Tucked away in the northernmost part of Italy’s South Tyrol province is the picturesque town of Sesto. The thousand-year-old hamlet sits at the base of the …

Wal-Mart drop in sales reveals a tale of two consumers

Wal-Mart’s surprise drop in sales and cautious outlook for the rest of the year revealed a troubling new side to the economy: American consumers may be driving the recovery forward, but lower-income households are being left behind.<p>"During the first half of the year, we saw consumers in both mature …

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Google Search Gets Even More Personal

Google Now fans have been hoping for a desktop version of the intelligent mobile personal assistant, and now … well, it still isn’t quite here. But something similar is coming to desktops, smartphones and tablets in the U.S. this week.<p>The company is rolling out a new update to its search engine …

Audi’s App Turns Your iPhone Into An Interactive User’s Manual

There’s little worse than describing car trouble to a gearhead friend. They ask you extremely specific information about your car, and you’re left explaining that: 1.) You have no idea how your car works and 2.) When you said you were into cars, you really meant that you liked the British repartee …

Alleged Louisiana Gunman Chatted With Mayor Before Deadly Standoff

The mayor of the small Louisiana town where a gunman shot two hostages before being killed after a 12-hour standoff said he exchanged pleasantries …

U.S. General Joseph Dunford: Afghanistan's Future Will Depend On International Troops

By Dylan Welch and Jessica Donati<p>KABUL, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Afghanistan's future security will remain dependent on international troops for many years after most foreign combat forces leave by the end of 2014, the U.S. commander of the NATO-led force in the South Asian country said.<p>With the formal …

Empty jobs plague administration

A terror threat has embassies on high alert. Hurricane season is about to pick up. And over at the Department of Homeland Security, the No. 3 person is about to be left in charge.<p>Not because he was nominated for the top job. But with Janet Napolitano’s upcoming departure Sept. 6, and President …

Why the Government Can't Allow U.S. Airways and American Airlines to Merge

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Justice Department (with the help of several states) is attempting to block a merger that would …

Hyperactive Brain May Create "Near Death" Visions

A new study shows that even after cardiac arrest, the brain keeps on going.<p><b>Can a new study lay the basis for the scientific understanding of mystical-sounding near-death recollections, filled with vivid light and vibrant meetings with deceased loved ones?</b><p>When researchers recorded and analyzed …

After six quarters of decline, Eurozone economy expands

The Eurozone, which has struggled with a debt crisis and a prolonged recession, saw its economy expand for the first time in 18 months, according to figures released Wednesday.<p>Eurostat, the European Union’s statistical agency, said the economies for the 17-nation Eurozone and the larger EU grew …

Pentagon Details Plan To Extend Benefits To Same-Sex Spouses

The Department of Defense announced Wednesday that it is extending full benefits to the same-sex spouses of service members and civilian employees.<p>The move is an effort to bring Pentagon policies in line with a Supreme Court decision that found the Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional.<p>"The …

Gmail promises “no reasonable expectation” of privacy

UPDATED: Google admits that third-party email users should not be surprised that company processes communication<p><b>UPDATED BELOW</b> with statement from Google, clarifying that Gmail users do have privacy protections, but that "third party law" applies when it comes to non-Gmail users' expectations of …

The not-so-crazy plan to build a subterranean ice wall around the Fukushima plant

Here’s the crazy thing about the plan to build an almost mile long, 90-foot deep, subterranean ice wall around the Fukushima nuclear plant: It’s not really very crazy at all. Building cryogenic barriers sounds like the specialty of an obscure supervillain, but it’s a well-established technique in …

Nuclear Energy

Voice Tunnel, In the Gloaming

<b>Sponsored content:</b><p>For over 80 years, Manhattan's Park Avenue Tunnel has been shuttered to pedestrian traffic. That is, until the Department of Transportation's Summer Streets program commissioned artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer to unveil the space as an interactive light and sound exhibition. Voice …

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