Jeff Collins

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Photographer Cleverly Shames HuffPo After They Use Her Imgur-Hosted Photo without Permission

When photographers find their images being used in online publications without permission, there’s often not much they can do aside from sending out …

Google Glass getting more style from Oakley, Ray-Ban, Luxottica

The Google Glass team says it's teaming up with the world's biggest maker of stylish specs to improve the device's design and distribution capability.<p>There should be little reason left to doubt Google's intentions to finally bring Glass forth as a regular consumer product. On Monday, a post on the …

Sony SmartWatch vs. Samsung Galaxy Gear: The first big battle in the wearable tech war

Two electronics titans target each other, waging war over your wrist.<p>Sony's latest wearable tech creation, the SmartWatch 2 (SW2) is attractively styled, water-resistant, and sports plenty of apps and watch faces. The Samsung Galaxy Gear is a strong contender too, running a specially tweaked …

BMW predicts US will be biggest i8 market

BMW will be showing a production version of its new i8 plug-in hybrid supercar at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show, and while we're quite excited about seeing the company's second i product in the flesh. According to a new report from <i>Automotive News Europe</i>, BMW is expecting its largest markets to …

Lotus Lives: Plans Call for Variants of Existing Cars, Not New Product

Don’t count out Lotus just yet. An executive with Lotus‘ parent company, DRB-HICOM, announced recently that the automaker’s finances have finally been straightened out and a new three-year plan is in place.<p>Tan Sri Mohd Khamil Jamil, managing director at DRB-HICOM, told Malaysian media that the …

Weekend Edition – A Brown 1962 Corvair Greenbriar Camper Van at the Mecum Auctions Monterey 2013

I found this over at the Brown Car Society Facebook Page, and I just had to share it with the rest of you, because I know you can never get enough …

Wired editor to live with EV bike for six months

<i>Wired Autopia</i> honcho and <i>Autoblog</i> alum Damon Lavrinc is finished with the internal combustion engine. And four wheels. And a closed cabin in which to commute. For the next six months, Lavrinc will be staring Range Anxiety right in its cold, dead (battery) eyes, while splitting lanes and commuting …

Malcolm Bricklin documentary The Entrepreneur gets official trailer

Subaru 360s, Fiat X1/9s, and even an electric bicycle - Malcolm Bricklin has been involved in the sale of each of them. You can even thank him for the loathed Yugo, which he brought to the US.<p>Bricklin's most recent adventure of note was bringing Cherys to the US market. That deal, which should have …

Documentaries

2014 Aston Martin Vanquish vs. The Hocking Hills - CAR and DRIVER

Weekend Edition – A Hayabusa Reverse Trike

Welcome to another Hooniverse Weekend Edition, and the first post will be a build thread suggested by <b>CherokeeOwner</b> <i>(Thanks Man!)</i> who thought this …

This week's top photos include the Lexus RC Coupe, McLaren P1 XP2R, and Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG. Which one's your favorite? Photos -> http://bit.ly/13KNket

Reevu motorcycle helmet is first to feature head-up display

Reevu, that company that makes those nifty helmets with the built-in rear viewers has another innovation for those of the two-wheeled persuasion. Expanding on the idea of a rear viewer, Reevu seems to have integrated a display into the top of the visor.<p>The system projects information, according to …

Weekend Edition – How About a 1965 Checker Marathon Camper now on eBay!

Continuing on with our Weekend Edition, and you all know how I love oddball vehicles. It doesn’t get any more oddball than this: A 1965 Checker …

The Continental: More G-Wagens, a New Škoda, and Happy Birthday to an Icon

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>A nice success story for my favorite off-roader, the Mercedes-Benz …

Mercedes-Benz

Check out this Land Rover Range Rover Convertible. What say you: hot or not? More -> http://bit.ly/18uXIA1

Is any car really worth $29.7 million? More -> http://bit.ly/18f3sKL