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Owl MacDonald had a plant

Hello everyone, I hope you all had a great start into the new week. I just wanted to share this little badge with you, pretty much in respect of my …

Sherlock: The Empty Hearse

See full illustration here: http://risarodil.com/portfolio/sherlock-the-empty-hearse/ Huge huge thanks to Mr. Ben Stafford for the dribbble invite! …

Mophie's Space Pack boosts both battery life and storage, requires a special iOS app (hands-on)

As a smartphone power user, one of the devices that intrigued this editor the most at CES was not a huge TV or a sleek sports car, but actually the Mophie Space Pack. It's an iPhone case that marries both a backup battery and additional storage -- a first of its kind, according to Mophie. The …

Mophie Space Pack Battery Smartphone Case for iPhone 5/5S Debuts

Mophie is a company that is famous for making cases that protect smartphones like the iPhone and others that also have their own internal battery. …

JBL's Flip 2 speaker, Synchros S400BT cans and J46BT in-ears suit all listening habits

Portable audio wares are never in short supply here at CES, and JBL is looking to do its part to maintain those levels. Adding to the fray, the company has announced a Bluetooth-enabled trio with the Flip 2 speaker, Synchros S400BT headphones and J46BT in-ears to suit a variety of mobile listening …

Samsung NotePro 12.2 hands-on review - the gigantic tablet with big ideas

Rumoured Sony Xperia tablet leaks: Castor codename, Qualcomm-based chipset, and 4G and Wi-Fi variants - Pocket-lint

Another day, another leak. This time it's about a new Sony tablet that is expected to succeed the Xperia Tablet Z.<p>Sony's 2014 Xperia line refreshes …

Nokia Lumia Icon shows up on Verizon's test site with 20-megapixel PureView camera, 2,420mAh battery (updated)

We've been seeing leaks of Nokia's upcoming Lumia 929 for a while, but this time it comes from a pretty official source: Verizon. Earlier today, the phone showed up on Verizon's test manager site under the name Nokia Lumia Icon, flaunting the same design we saw back in November and, unsurprisingly, …

Samsung reportedly planning cheaper Galaxy Note 3 Neo with hexa-core processor - Pocket-lint

Samsung has plans to release a cheaper Galaxy Note 3 in an effort to appeal to customers on a budget. While the cheap factor might not be too …

This is the next generation of Meta's smart watch

MetaWatch, the wearables business that was spun out of watch maker Fossil, has lingered at the periphery of the space for quite a while. Now, however, the outfit has teamed up with the legendary Nokia and Vertu designer Frank Nuovo, who has helped redesign both the branding and the hardware in …

The next furniture you buy could wirelessly charge your smartphone

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Wireless charging really won’t take off with consumers until it gets easier to use in more places with more devices, I told …

Samsung's 105-inch curved UHD TV and 85-inch bendable screen hit retail this year

If you dug the 105-inch curved Ultra HD TV and <i>bendable</i> 85-inch UHD screen (above) Samsung debuted this week, we have good news. They'll both hit retail sometime in the second half of this year, according to the tech giant. If you were expecting pricing info, well, you're going to have to wait a …

Audi R8 LMS GTD Racers Prepare for Daytona

A total of five Audi R8 LMS GTD racers are being tested and prepped for the upcoming 2014 Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. Audi recently unveiled the liveries as well as the complete list of competing drivers and teams including Fall-Line Motorsports, GMG Racing, Paul Miller Racing, and Flying Lizard …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Priced at $75,000

When the track-focused 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 reaches showrooms this spring it will carry a price of $75,000, which includes the $995 destination charge. Its MSRP puts it well above the Camaro ZL1 ($57,350) and the Corvette Stingray Z51 ($54,795), but neither car can claim the Z/28’s …

Chrysler Sales Jump 9 Percent for the Year, Increase 6 Percent for December 2013

Finishing December 2013 with reasonably good sales numbers, Chrysler enters 2014 having grown 9 percent compared to one year ago. December sales grew 6 percent compared to that of last year, to 161,007 vehicles. Jeep has pulled a lot of the weight for Chrysler in recent months, setting a December …

Toyota Camry is the Midsize Sales King of 2013

With 408,484 units sold, the Toyota Camry was the best-selling midsize sedan for 2013. Meanwhile, the Honda Accord placed second with 366,678 units sold, despite beating the Camry during the month of December with 32,321 versus 29,964 vehicles leaving showrooms.<p>Round off the podium was the Nissan …

2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan to Offer Google Glass Compatibility - Wide Open Throttle

Technology continues its relentless forward progress, and nowhere is this trend more apparent than the auto industry. Mobile device integration is one of the hottest areas of development in the industry, and Hyundai hopes to be on the cutting edge with its Google Glass integration in the 2015 …

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2014 Porsche Panamera 4S First Test

It Coulda Had A V-8, But V-6 Is Just Dandy<p>Portland to San Francisco. “Easy-peasy,” I mumble behind the wheel of a 2014 Porsche Panamera 4S. It’s just me and my Rhodium Silver ($790 extra) steed sitting in the middle of the Allison Inn and Spa’s front lot. My rear end is loving the 14-way power …

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG: Tiny Terror

Mercedes' cute ute is suddenly hot to trot.<p>To the surprise of precisely no one, the Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG concept that debuted at the L.A. auto show in November just made the jump to reality pretty much unchanged. Yes, it’s lost a few of the most conspicuous exterior details—like the racing …

BMW Unveils Self-Drifting M235i Prototype at CES (W/Video)

2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport Priced at $27,295

Two significant updates for the 2014 Volkswagen Passat is a new 1.8-liter turbo-four base engine and the addition of a Sport model trim. That combination can be had with the 2014 Volkswagen Passat Sport model, which will carry an MSRP of $27,295 when equipped with the five-speed manual …

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Output Figures Leaked

Like this, but Z06-ier. And with lotsa horsepower.<p>Thanks to a reader over at <i>Jalopnik</i>, we now know what kind of power and torque to expect from the beastly 2015 Corvette Z06—and the numbers are rather large.

TOTD: 2015 Mercedes GLA45 AMG vs. CLA45 -- Which Would you Pick?

The Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG didn’t have much time to itself in the small AMG spotlight before the 2015 GLA45 AMG arrived on the scene. Now, with two pint-sized, turbo-four-powered, all-wheel-drive Silver Arrows to choose from, we wonder which will be the more popular model. Pricing has yet to be …

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Car vs. Bike: Dodge Viper GTS vs. Yamaha YZF1000R | Comparison Test

What's faster—cars or motorcycles? Among serious motorheads, arguments about that have raged since 1885, when Gottlieb Daimler invented the world's first motorcycle powered by an internal-combustion engine and Karl Benz invented the similarly powered car.<p>In pure acceleration, motorcycles have been …

Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion Concept: No Compromise

Aiming for hybrid-like mileage without hybrid tech.<p>Fuel efficiency is one of the largest driving forces of vehicle development, but it often comes at a price—literally, and in terms of driving dynamics. While conventional gas-powered cars have made remarkable strides, it’s diesels and hybrids that …

Audi Reveals Third-Generation TT's Interior, Next-Gen MMI Infotainment System

What is with the Consumer Electronics Show and interior styling bucks? Well, we suppose most automotive electronics aren’t best displayed with a body shell around them, but we digress. The latest automaker to roll out a body-less interior is Audi, which joins Kia in the interior styling-buck group …

Toyota Says FCEV Will Have 300-Mile Range, Can Power a Home for a Week

Toyota says its next hydrogen-powered car will travel 300 miles on a single tank of hydrogen and accelerate quicker than the second-generation Prius. The yet-unnamed, Corolla-sized fuel-cell vehicle—the concept on which the production model will be based on is called FCV, and debuted at the Tokyo …