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Stocks could suffer as Trump trade policy takes shape

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The year-end stocks rally on the heels of the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president was built on expectations of reduced regulations, big tax cuts and a large fiscal stimulus.<p>Now signs are emerging from the Trump camp that harsher trade policies that could jeopardize the …

Economy

Steve McQueen's 1934 Indian Sport Scout Motorcycle

A return to form compared to its uncharacteristically heavy, sluggish predecessor, the Sport Scout was crucial to the continued success of Indian in …

Sonos Play:5 Redesigned and Reengineered

Today Sonos, the wireless HiFi company, announced two significant releases: The new Play:5 speaker and Trueplay, a feature in the Sonos app that easily helps most Sonos speakers sound the best it can in whatever environment you've placed it in. We sat down with two of the people that brought them …

iOS

Overfinch Defender SVX

Building off of a base like the iconic Land Rover Defender is a nice head start, but the upgrades and attention to detail added to this Overfinch …

Land Rover

Honda Grom Scramblers

They're just concepts for now — but we're not the only ones hoping these Honda Grom Scramblers become production machines in the near future. …

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Porsche Cayman GT4

The Cayman has long lived in the high-performance shadow of its big brother. No more. Borrowing components from the 911 GT3, the Porsche Cayman GT4 …

Swatch is working on a smartwatch you'll never need to charge

Swatch Group AG is planning to launch a smartwatch in the next two to three months, which could pit the Swiss timepiece against the Apple …

Stewart X9 Follow Golf Trolley

Golf is a sport meant to be enjoyed as a long walk around the course. Unfortunately, with all the clubs, balls, and occasional beer you've got tucked …

Schiller X1 Water Bike

Combine your love of cycling with your love of the water with the Schiller X1 Water Bike. Made in California, this high-performance, human-powered …

Europe goes electric

WHEN the Frankfurt motor show opens its doors to the public this weekend, visitors had better watch their step: they will encounter many new models …

Volvo Concept Coupé

The history of Volvo is a storied one. Various ownership changes over the past decades and an arguable dearth in design innovation—the very quality that made the brand a beloved staple of intelligence in the industry—coupled with a few poor financial years has really put pressure on the brand to …

Volvo

Pitt Boss BBQ Belt

Leave no doubt who's in charge of your next backyard cookout when you throw on the Pitt Boss BBQ Belt ($110). Made to hold everything you could …

Gigaom | Amazon’s Jeff Bezos buys the Washington Post for $250 million

Advertisement<p>In a surprise announcement on Monday afternoon, the Washington Post(s wpo) said Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is buying the storied newspaper …

All Is Lost Trailer

Robert Redford gets lost at sea without even a volleyball to keep him company. In theaters October 18, 2013.

Introducing “Everlapse” – An Addictive New Collaborative Flipbook Sharing App

Video is beautiful but tough. Photos are easy but boring. Everlapse is something new in between. Built by the former CoTweet team, Everlapse launches today so you can compile photos into digital flipbooks, let friends add their own shots, and view the evolving creation as a rapid-fire slideshow. …

How IBM Plans To Rule Mobile

In 1995, nobody had even heard of Amazon, Google or Facebook, but they now dominate the business of technology. When you think about it, it’s pretty …

24 beautifully-designed web dashboards that data geeks will love

<b>We live in a world of big (and little) data, and many people have to make sense of numbers as part of their job. The trouble is that there can be a</b> …

Analytics

5 Electronic Hubs for the Savvy Traveler

1. Stay Connected<p>2. It's Hip to Be Square<p>3. Lucky Number Seven<p>4. Gotta Connect 'Em All<p>5. Top of the Class<p>OK, travel pro. You've mastered the art of …

Luna Rossa pulls out of Cup opener in protest

Luna Rossa to boycott in protest of rule, leaving only New Zealand to sail opener<p>With a terse announcement posted on its website Saturday, Luna Rossa Challenge wrecked plans to unveil America's Cup racing Sunday on San Francisco Bay by saying it won't take part in the opening race.<p>The Italian team …

Newcastle Finds a Cheeky Way to Celebrate the Fourth of July

British brands, understandably, don't have much to say around the Fourth of July—until now. Newcastle Brown Ale, among the cheekiest of U.K. …

When Winning An Oscar Means Bankruptcy: VFX Artists Protest The Academy Awards

The post-Oscars morning-after ritual usually involves dusting off champagne haze, peeling off the Prada dresses, and returning the Harry Winston jewels, signaling a return to relative normal following Tinseltown’s glitziest night. For the visual effects community, however, this morning’s ritual …

Box Office

Balmain DIY Sailboat Kit

If you're in the market for a rewarding summer weekend project, then check out the Balmain DIY Sailboat Kit ($2,590) — it has everything you need to …

New Yorkers: Uber Will Shuttle You to the Hamptons in a Chopper

Andrea Vallejos/Flickr<p>New Yorkers: Heading out to the far reaches of Long Island for the Fourth? Finally, there’s an alternative to stuffing your …

Canary’s “Smart” Smoke Detector Alerts Your Smartphone When Things Get Hairy at Home

Admit it: You’ve wanted to smash your smoke alarm with a baseball bat.<p>That’s where the Canary smoke and carbon monoxide detector comes in. This …

Smart Homes

Can Gondolas Fix Urban Transportation Woes?

Most well known for their prevalence in alpine regions, urban gondolas — so-called ski lifts on the slopes — could be part of the next wave of …

Tile Tracker With iOS App Helps You Find Lost Belongings

True story: On Monday, in the midst of the morning scramble to get ready for work, I was all set to go, when I couldn't find my car keys. Ten minutes …

Ziphius: The Aquatic Drone

The Ziphius is the first tablet and smartphone app-controlled, above-water, unmanned vehicle. Complete with a 160-degree rotating, high-definition camera and image recognition software, Ziphius is designed for use in all aquatic conditions—from rough water in the open seas to your backyard pool. …

James Bond

Wi-Fi-Enabled Cutting Board Could Change the Way You Cook

Over 70 inventors took to the drawing board this spring, jotting down designs that they believed could fix everyday problems for the …