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Three-wheel car makes an unlikely comeback in Britain

The three-wheel car, made famous by Del Boy, is experiencing an unlikely comeback as a result of a new vehicle introduced by the family-owned firm Morgan Motor Company<p>With Del Boy as its champion, the three-wheel car has never been taken as seriously as more traditional vehicles.<p>But despite the …

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TGPD vs Captain Slow | Top Gear | Series 21 | BBC

Kelly Clarkson Covered 'Shake It Off' And Taylor Swift Loved It

Kelly Clarkson performed in Buffalo, New York on Saturday and decided to pay tribute to Taylor Swift. Clarkson broke into a soulful cover of Swift's "Shake It Off" during her set, which then set off screams of excitement from the crowd.<p>Swift saw a video of the performance on YouTube (in which you …

Laughing Footy on Twitter: "Luis Suarez to be unleashed tonight! http://t.co/RBzJ5b4dT5"

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3D printing creates film without film

Artist Julien Maire has combined an age-old film technique with modern technology to create something beautiful and new.<p>As our technologies increasingly move towards digitisation, perhaps the old techniques are becoming lost to younger generations. Take film. Although we still refer to motion …

3D Printing

The 10 Best Red-Carpet Photobombs

The <i>Collins English Dictionary</i> this week declared that its 2014 Word of the Year is “photobomb,” defined, as you probably already know, as something that intrudes into the background of a photograph without a subject's knowledge. As the Collins language experts are likely aware, the photobomb …

The nation that Putin crushed – and the world forgot

Putin, at least 12-foot-high, glowers from the wall of a gym where men are training to wrestle. He is at the centre of an unnerving triptych. On his left is the image of Akhmad Kadyrov, the former President of the Chechen Republic who was assassinated by Islamists in 2004. To his right is Akhmad’s …

Space

Bank launches official probe into payment system problem

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1117000/1117436_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522674293_50cb8770d7d0819d2dc22bdba33be3f6<p><b>The Bank of England has launched an official probe after an automated system that transfers billions of pounds between banks was suspended.</b><p>The …

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Singapore banking dynasty gives back through charitable family foundation

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1117000/1117454_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522674291_f47d4915ea141c21e1ad5073f6524e22<p><b>In the midst of Singapore's looming skyline stands a lone 1930s mansion. Stark white in the bright equatorial sun, its original 19th century style</b> …

Asia

Abu Sayyaf hostage killing deadline passes

A deadline set by the Philippine rebel group Abu Sayyaf has passed without any word on the fate of a German hostage held for ransom, who they had threatened to behead.<p>The Friday deadline was set by the rebel group, which recently expressed allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant …

The 1918 Flu Killed 40 Million People. This Man Is Re-Creating the Virus.

Yoshihiro Kawaoka caused a global uproar by re-creating history's deadliest flu virus. That might sound crazy. But when a real influenza pandemic strikes, you're going to want him on your side.<p><b>BREAKTHROUGH</b><p><b>WHO</b> Yoshihiro Kawaoka University of Wisconsin–Madison<p><b>FIELD</b> Virology<p><b>ACHIEVEMENT</b> Flu pandemic …

Meet the 12-Year-Old CEO Who Runs a $150,000 Business

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Laughing Footy on Twitter: "The real reason behind Steven Gerrard’s slip.. http://t.co/9Qbqa1OEVT"

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Selfies from outer space: Self-portraits by astronauts and robots far from Earth

Stig Controlled G-Wiz (HQ) | Top Gear | Series 10 | BBC

‘Shark Tank’ Investor Talks About Hating Mark Cuban, His Best Deal So Far, And The Key To Success For Any Startup

He sold his first company BRAK Systems for $100 million to AT&T, and another one for $225 million to Nokia. His current company, The Herjavec Group, is Canada's largest IT security company, with more than $150 million in sales.<p>Although he may not be a household name, Herjavec is now a popular TV …

Entrepreneurship

Bentley Uses Craftsmanship Skills to Create $17,000 Smartphone

Bentley has just unveiled what could be the best and most expensive accessory to go along with your Mulsanne or Continental. Released today is the new Bentley smartphone that carries a <b>price tag of $17,100</b>, just a tad cheaper than a new 2015 Volkswagen Golf.<p>Bentley partnered with Vertu, which …

Mobile Technology

Vertu’s $17,100 Bentley-Branded Smartphone Is the Electronic Accessory Nobody Needs

Bentley buyers are not normal consumers. They are, by definition, big spenders, willing to pony up for exclusivity and luxury that average folks can’t afford. They want the best, and they’re willing to pay for it. At least, that surely was the thinking behind Vertu—the maker of hideously expensive, …

Mobile Technology

Check Out 50 Behind-The-Scenes Photos From Star Wars

J.J. Abrams’s <i>Star Wars: Episode VII</i> is due out next Christmas, and so far, all accounts suggest it will be a return to the practical effects that made Episode IV, V, and VI feel so much more <i>tangible</i> than the CGI spectacles of the prequels.<p>And hopefully 30 years from now, whatever AI construct who …

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