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The Next Evolution of Shortened Links: Branded Links

Initially when website links were posted on the internet they were either hyperlinked to words on the page or contained the complete URL for people …

Matt Cutts

5 Big Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2017 - MIT Technology Review

Last year was huge for advancements in artificial intelligence and machine learning. But 2017 may well deliver even more. Here are five key things to …

Artificial Intelligence

What Is The Difference Between Deep Learning, Machine Learning and AI?

Over the past few years, the term “deep learning” has firmly worked its way into business language when the conversation is about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data and analytics. And with good reason – it is an approach to AI which is showing great promise when it comes to developing the …

Machine Learning

Amazon launches QuickSight, a cloud-based business intelligence tool

Amazon Web Services (AWS) today announced the launch of QuickSight, a new business intelligence (BI) service based in the Amazon cloud. It’s available in preview now.<p>It will be available for “a tenth of the cost of traditional business intelligence providers,” AWS senior vice president Andy Jassy …

McLaren 570S: The first salvo of Sport Series range

Meet the Porsche 911 Turbo S's worst nightmare.<p>The McLaren 650S and the gnarlier 675LT are not cheap. They're supercars, not hypercars. McLaren tells us that most of them don't get driven very often, and the typical 650S owner has a lot of other cars in the garage. So when McLaren conceived the …

Curb Appeal

Q&A: Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann

We sat with the dapper Lambo boss to chat about the stunning Aventador SV...and SUVs.<p>Stephan Winkelmann is the President and CEO of Lamborghini—a dapper, well-spoken man who's overseen Lamborghini's incredible revitalization of the past decade. The Gallardo was a success for the brand; the Huracan …

Sports Cars

McLaren 675LT: Built to slay the Ferrari 458 Speciale

If you think this is some garden-variety tweaked 650S, you're missing the point.<p>Measuring a miniscule 1.34 inches longer than the regular 650S, judged purely on its plume, McLaren's 'Longtail' 675LT looks like a classic case of over-promising and under-delivering. But it's not about the tail, says …

Sports Cars

Watch a Ferrari F12 take the Tesla P85D's lunch money

A reminder that sometimes, brute force just plain wins.<p>The web is loaded with Tesla P85D videos showing just how awesome the 691-hp electric super-sedan is when stacked against similarly powered machinery. With AWD and instant torque, it's pretty nasty at the strip—so much so that after one …

Tesla

The 2016 R8 is the fastest and most powerful Audi ever

Available in 540 or 610 hp flavors. Quattro is standard, but there's no manual. The R8 e-tron is coming, too.<p>Where there's a new junior Lamborghini, there must necessarily be a new Audi R8, so with the Huracan comes this: the 2016 Audi R8, shown off in V10 and V10 Plus trims. Audi claims the car is …

Audi R8

2016 Audi R8 e-tron - Live in Geneva

Please note that the built-to-order Audi R8 e-tron supercar does not include a Malibu mansion with a basement full of Iron Man suits.<p>Embrace your inner Tony Stark with the built-to-order 2016 Audi R8 e-tron supercar. Malibu mansion with a basement full of Iron Man suits not included. <i>All photos:</i> …

Audi R8

The Koenigsegg Regera has 1500 hp and no gearbox

This might be the most interesting hypercar development in recent memory.<p>It's hard not to think of the hybrid supercar in Darwinian terms when you come to realize that the Koenigsegg Regera has transcended the transmission altogether in a rather incredible evolution. Instead of an electric motor …

Koenigsegg

Aston Martin Vulcan: An exquisite 800-hp track special

Only 24 examples of this drop-dead gorgeous new supercar will be produced.<p>Oh, to be among the truly wealthy. Not just rich, mind you, but one of those guys for whom prices are irrelevant. The sort of guy whom Aston Martin will proactively reach out to when it's time to assign out the 24 slots for …

Sports Cars

2016 McLaren 675LT - The Official Photos

Supercars

Lingenfelter brings 800 hp Z06 and more to Chicago

Lingenfelter got his mitts on a Z06. At a "stage 1" tune, it's making 800 hp. There's more where that came from.<p>In addition to the normal, nutso C7 Corvette LT1 and Camaro ZL1, Lingenfelter got his mitts on a Z06. At a "stage 1" tune, it's making 800 hp. There's more where that came from.

Chicago Auto Show

Jaguar C-X75 - Photo Gallery

Jaguar's most recent supercar concept never made it to production, but it will make it into the movies. Jag confirms the C-X75 will chase James Bond's Aston Martin in SPECTRE.<p>Jaguar's most recent supercar concept never made it to production, but it <i>will</i> make it into the movies. Jag confirms the …

Aston Martin

7 Habits of Remarkably Successful Startup Entrepreneurs | Inc.com

On the surface, successful entrepreneurs seem to be the same as everyone else.<p>But look closely and you'll see that in a few ways they are very, very different--and so is how they start and run their businesses.<p>1. They always prefer action to thinking.<p>A detailed plan is great, but stuff happens, and …

Entrepreneurship

The scoop on Furious 7's $3.4-million mystery supercar

The Lykan Hypersport is the car Dom CGI-smashes through two skyscrapers.<p>Did you catch the explosion-and-jumping-car-packed <i>Furious 7</i> trailer that debuted during the Super Bowl? If so, you saw all the usual vehicular suspects—a smattering of McLaren/Lambo/Ferrari/Bugatti hypercars, Dom's beloved …

Classic Cars

Ferrari 488 GTB storms into the new turbo era

Bid a fond farewell to the all-motor 458. This is its turbocharged replacement.<p>Pour one out for the all-motor, mid-engined Ferrari sports car.<p>The spectacular 458 range heads into retirement, taking its razor-sharp naturally aspirated V8 with it. This is its successor, the 488 GTB. Mounted behind …

Ferrari

Chevy says that Z06 'Ring time you saw on the internet is baloney

"Anyone can claim a lap time," says a Chevy spokesman.<p>Let's play a game of "two truths and a lie." One: The 2015 Corvette Z06 is wickedly, astoundingly fast. Two: The internet is a place where non-credible sources make up non-truths freely. Three: The Z06 just lapped the Nürburgring in 6:59.13. Can …

Sports Cars

2014 Lamborghini Aventador Pictures including Interior and Exterior Images

Ferrari F60 America has 730 hp, costs $2.5M, is sold out

All 10 are already spoken for.<p>For the 60th birthday of its North American operations, Ferrari threw 10 of its closest customers a little birthday party. It's already over, and you missed out. Every F60 Americais spoken for. What exactly did you miss? Picture the already excellent and excessive F12 …

Ferrari

First Drive: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Automatic

More gears and fewer tears.<p>Perhaps the only blemish on the otherwise gangbusters rollout of the Corvette Stingray was the clunky, slurry six-speed automatic transmission offered in cars delivered without a proper gearbox. But two-pedal sports cars are philosophically flawed to begin with, so how …

Sports Cars

The 2015 Corvette Z06 packs on 226 pounds but it doesn't matter

Feed the beast.<p>The order guide for the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z06 has hit the web courtesy of the keen eyes at CorvetteBlogger. The document contains all sorts of gems, including the car's curb weight. Buyers can expect to pull around 3524 lbs when equipped with the seven-speed manual …

Sports Cars

The People's Car isn't German, it's from Kentucky

Breaking hearts in the heartland with the C7 Corvette.<p>As we pulled out of the Wendy's drive-thru, the engine throbbing in front of us and the seven-speed manual adroitly skip-shifting me into fourth, my five-year-old son looked sad, thoughtful, and curious, all at the same time.<p>"Why," he asked, …

Sports Cars

The 2015 Corvette Z06 is the most powerful GM car ever

650 hp. 650 lb-ft.<p>Here's what's crazy. The Corvette Stingray with its base engine is already one of the best performance cars in the world. Period. It can hang with just about anything.<p>The new Z06 is poised to obliterate it in every quantifiable respect.<p><b>PHOTOS: 2015 Corvette Z06 Coupe</b><p>This morning, …

Sports Cars