Christopher S Williams

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In 1990, The Mercedes-Benz 500SL Was the Pinnacle of Resplendent Luxury

Come good fellow, and bask in the R129's majesty!<p>Thanks to the Mercedes-AMG GT and the ultra-luxurious S-Class Coupe, it's easy to forget that the SL was the pinnacle of Mercedes-Benz. Of course, the current SL is still quite excellent, but it gets lost in the shuffle somewhat. Let's resist a time …

Google aims to kill passwords by the end of this year

Google will begin testing an alternative to passwords next month, in a move that could do away with complicated logins for good.<p>The new feature, introduced to developers at the company’s I/O conference, is called the Trust API, and will initially be tested with “several very large financial …

Information Systems

Lamborghini Finally Got Everything Perfect With the Huracan Spyder

A little thoughtfulness puts the topless V10 over the top. And yes, it's now even better than the Audi R8.<p>The Huracan Spyder is the best regular production car that Lamborghini has ever made. When it comes to design and coherent functionality, it even bests its fraternal twin, the Audi R8.<p>I've …

ESPN, ABC to kick off 2016 college football season with tripleheaders

ESPN and ABC have announced a can't-miss Week 1 schedule for college football fans, with an opening weekend that begins on Sept. 3 and features four …

Silicon Valley’s Newest Campus Is a French Non-Profit Coding School

It’s a coding school, except it takes three to five years to complete. It calls itself a “university,” but there are no professors or SAT …

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's debut trailer gets savaged on YouTube, Activision responds

Infinity Ward's next game racks up more than 370,000 dislikes<p>The first trailer for this year's Call of Duty game, Infinity Ward's <i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i>, debuted on YouTube on Monday and has since racked up more than 8 million views. But many viewers — hundreds of thousands of them — have …

Call of Duty

Ten of the Coolest Audis Ever Made

As great as BMW and Mercedes are, you can't forget about Audi.<p>Audi's built some pretty cool cars over the years, but these ten stand out in our minds.

Ohio State's Torrance Gibson Looks Like College Football's Next Superstar

Link to Media<p>COLUMBUS, Ohio — When Torrance Gibson found himself scoring not one, but two touchdowns during Ohio State's spring game Saturday, it didn't come as a surprise to those who followed the former 4-star prospect's recruitment.<p>After all, Gibson is just a year removed from being an Army …

College Football

Google Fiber wants to beam wireless Internet to your home

If Craig Barratt can make it work, it's going to be big news for Internet users.<p>Over the past five years, Google Fiber has laid its high-speed Internet in a handful of cities and pledged to come to several more. But now it has bigger ambitions: It is working on a plan to beam wireless broadband …

Google is afraid of something Facebook is doing

According to Nielsen, Facebook and Google own all eight of the most popular apps in the United States. But Facebook likely dominates total engagement compared to the Alphabet company. Facebook management says its apps account for 20% of time spent on mobile.<p>Now, Facebook is encroaching on Google's …

College Football Bowl Games 2015: The Best Swag Bags

College football's postseason is nearly upon us. Besides the steady wave of action on the gridiron, teams participating in bowl games have been blessed with swag bags. These are essentially gift bags loaded with cool stuff that are handed out to every player who participates in said bowl …

College Football

Samsung’s next Galaxy phone may be cheaper than the last one

Pan Jiutang, a China-based analyst who specializes in China's electronics supply chain, says (via Times of India) Samsung is considering cutting the price of the flagship line by about 10%.<p>This means the Galaxy S7 might start at around $600. The Galaxy S6 started at about $650 when it released in …

Jimmy Fallon reveals he's haunted by his flip cup game with Kate Upton

Is Jimmy Fallon a sore loser?<p>When Kate Upton turned up as a guest on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last week, we were all reminded of this hilarious game of flip …