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Mercedes-Maybach prices up its uber-luxe S-Class

What price ridiculous luxury? If it’s Mercedes-Maybach on the trunk lid, then now we know for sure, with Mercedes-Benz putting official figures on …

Hennessey Tunes Corvette Stingray to 708 Horsepower with HPE700 Twin-Turbo Kit, Everyone Wins

Damn near immediately after the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray was introduced to the world, Texas tuner extraordinaire Hennessey Performance Engineering whipped up multiple insane power upgrade packages for it. The kits—HPE600, HPE700, HPE800, and HPE1000—are named in reference to the amount of …

8 Ways To Grow Your Savings In 2014

Photographed by Rockie Nolan.<p><i>Sure, we'd all like to be earning more. But, even if that bonus check is nothing but a dream, LearnVest is here to help</i> …

Personal Finance

The Neptune Pine is a big smartwatch or a small tablet — and it runs Android #CESlive

Detachable body, phone functions, two cameras and a Snapdragon S4 top the feature list of the Neptune Pine<p>Most smartwatches are companion products, …

Standalone

Mandela Trained With Mossad, Top Secret Letter Alleges

Despite personifying peace and reconciliation during his life, a young Nelson Mandela may have actually been trained in "judo, sabotage and weaponry" by Israel's spy service, a new top secret document alleges.<p>According to a report by Israeli newspaper Haaretz, the South African icon was among a …

ZeroLemon launches monstrous 10,000 mAh extended battery for Note 3

The Galaxy Note 3 is already a great option if you’re looking for a long-life smartphone that can take you through a day of heavy usage without breaking a sweat.<p>But the 3,200 mAh battery on the Note 3 is <i>puny</i> compared to the tablet-like 10,000 mAh delivered by ZeroLemon’s new extended battery pack. …

Gear & Gadgets

Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch 2.0 puts full Android phone on your wrist (pictures)

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Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch 2.0, hands-on: A watch that's a full-on Android smartphone - CNET

Among the nascent gadget category known as smartwatches, the biggest problems to date have revolved around how they interact with cell phones. The issues are plentiful: the watch "goes dark" if it untethers from the phone; the watch can only handle a small subset of notifications from the phone's …

Ford Got Sienna Miller To Do The World Debut Of The New Mustang

“I do love an American accent.”<p>That’s the only line Sienna Miller says in this spot unveiling the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang. It’s really the only thing she needs to say—this car has been hyped all year, and the response so far from the car guys has been positive.<p>Not that the guys at Ford didn’t …

Samsung Galaxy Mega hits the United States

Samsung's supersized Galaxy Mega smartphone will finally roll out to U.S. consumers starting this month.<p>The 6.3-inch phone will be offered in the U.S. by AT&T, Sprint, and U.S. Cellular, Samsung revealed Monday. The actual launch dates will vary among the three.<p>AT&T will get started with the Mega …

Size estimate: Xperia Z Ultra vs HTC One Max vs HTC One

Even though the HTC One Max has not been officially unveiled, a publication analyzed the allegedly leaked images showing the upcoming handset in order to compare the handset to the Xperia Z Ultra and HTC One.<p>As you can see in the image render above, the Xperia Z Ultra with its 6.44-inch display is …

Mobile

Watch Dogs (PS4, Xbox One, PC, PS3, Xbox 360) review: Ubisoft's open-world hacking game struggles to establish a connection - CNET

It's really not fair for a game to get the kind of hype that Watch Dogs has received over the last two years. Its publisher, Ubisoft, would never admit it, but the initial reception the game got back at E3 2012 was ridiculous. It immediately set unrealistic expectations for something that was so …