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The Best BMW M3 Ever Is...

Recently, we talked about which M5 we would have if given the chance. We talked about each one and then we each ranked them, giving each other our …

Muscle Cars

2004 BMW M3 Review

9 Expensive Things To Consider Before Buying An E90 M3

BMW M3 E46 buying guide

The M version of the E46 arrived in 2001, its 3.2-litre straight-six featuring an evolution of the 330Ci’s Double Vanos variable valve timing, while …

Big data is key to disrupting the U.S. patent industry

“Big data,” the industry buzzword that refers to massive data sets that can be analyzed for new insights into human behavior and trends, is often …

Innovation

Mark Cuban shares his 12 fundamental rules for entrepreneurs

In his book "How to Win at the Sport of Business," he breaks down a checklist for new entrepreneurs. We explain the "Twelve Cuban Rules for Startups" below.<p>Large sums of money and strong connections won't matter for the success of a business if its founder does not have the desire to crush the …

Entrepreneurship

10 Paths Which Often Lead To Early Business Failure

Every entrepreneur I know has their favorite excuse for a previous failure – an investor backed out, the economy took a downturn, or a supplier delivered bad quality. These things outside your control do happen, but based on my years of experience as a startup advisor and Angel investor, I still …

Entrepreneurship

Ten Things Sports Science Does Wrong but that they refuse to Change.

There are ten things that <b>Sports Science does wrong</b>, but as it is with most industries, those working inside it can not see the problems.<p>Try …

New engines would kill F1 - Toto Wolff - Mercedes

© Getty Images<p>Enlarge<p>Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Formula One would be "digging its own grave" if it follows Red Bull's proposal to ditch the …

Tiger Woods still seeking swing help

The surprise isn't so much that Tiger Woods is seeking the help of a relatively unknown swing instructor named Chris Como. It is more that he is …

Golf

Moleskine Partners With Adobe in Latest Bid to Make Paper Notebooks High Tech

New "smart" notebooks from Moleskine and a companion app make it easy to sketch on paper and take the result straight into Illustrator or Photoshop.<p>Being in the business of making paper notebooks, it would seem like Moleskine’s existence would be at odds with technology.<p>And, its overall business …

Facebook Is Building Out Its Drone Team

Facebook's on the prowl for engineers to help build drones that will deliver wireless Internet coverage.<p>Facebook is aggressively working to expand a team to build drones and other aircraft, according to people familiar with the company’s plans.<p>The company posted three new drone-related job openings …

Next Glass Wine and Beer Recommendation App Replaces Sommeliers With Science

Point your smartphone at the bottle, the app reads the label and spits out a 1-100 rating tailored to your tastes.<p>Every technology company has its origin story. This one starts with a bad bottle of wine.<p>Kurt Taylor and his father, George, were having dinner at a Wilmington, N.C., restaurant and …

Re/code on TV: The Return of the Mac, Uber's Toes and Snapcash

Plus, a discussion of connected women, and Mozilla swaps Google search for Yahoo<p>Over on our partner CNBC this week, Walt Mossberg talked about his essay on the return of the Mac, which he attributes to three main factors: Steve Jobs, the Internet and blunders by Microsoft.<p>Meanwhile, Kara Swisher …

Business School Vs. Incubator: An Entrepreneurial Test Drive At Stanford To Find Which Works Best

If you are looking to buy a new car it is only natural to test drive the models you are interested in. You’ll quickly get a sense of quality, handling, comfort, and can back up your research with comparable data on cost, mileage, reliability, resale value and much more that is easily available …

Why 'Arrogant Jerks' Become Rich And Successful In Silicon Valley - SFGate

There's a notion that some people become successful company founders because they have the right "Startup DNA."<p>The DNA is comprised of characteristics like "resilience" and "ability to accept risk."<p>Another characteristic many top entrepreneurs share is arrogance. Or worse, just being a huge …

Silicon Valley

The startup’s ‘customer partners’ slide: All those logos and no dollars?

Pitches for early-stage companies that have already released a B2B product typically include a slide full of client logos, which they use as proof of “traction.” Whenever I see this my ears perk up, as it’s no easy feat signing on so many paying customers at an early stage, and my mind starts …

Falling Inflation A Worry For Europe But Also The World

A sickly Europe has held back global economic growth for years, and now it is contributing significantly to powerful forces already dragging down inflation across the globe.<p>A spectacular drop in crude oil prices over the past month will be the center of discussion when ministers from the world's …

Economics

5 can't-miss apps: Carousel, Cheezburger, Next Glass and more

5 can't-miss apps: Carousel, Cheezburger, Nextglass and more<p>Carousel<p>Cheezburger<p>My Asics<p>Next Glass<p>Things<p>With Uber enraging users and sparking a Senate …

Face blindness – when you can’t recognise a familiar face

In a winning essay for the Wellcome Trust science writing prize, Kate Szell reports on research into prosopagnosia – face blindness<p>Last month, Kate Szell was judged the winner of the Wellcome Trust’s science writing prize in category B for “anyone with a non-professional interest, including …

F1 Teams Burn Up $570 Million Of Losses In Just Five Years

Formula One’s teams made combined net losses of $561.6 million over the five years to 2013 according to recently-released financial statements.<p>Remarkably, more than half of the total loss was made by one outfit – Britain’s Lotus F1 team which is controlled by the private equity firm Genii Capital. …

Video: Paralyzed Rats Walk Again, Now Farther Than Ever

Scientists found that fluctuating the electrical signal to the rodents' paralyzed legs can make them step higher and walk for longer.<p>Like a severed telephone line (from back in the days when phones had wires), a spinal cord injury can cut off communication between the brain and the rest of the body …