When it comes to annual sales figures, its easy to pick the winners. Touted by self-congratulatory advertising and fluffy press releases, the year's top-selling cars rarely surprise. Its the models that
From hacked beer cans to drivable fish tanks, these are the coolest, craziest projects of the year Makers enjoyed a particularly fruitful year in 2014. They created projects ranging from the simple to
Destiny's jumpships are little more than eye candy and bragging rights for players, something to look at during those loadscreens once you decide which planet you're visiting. But that doesn't mean you
November 6, 2002 Don Johnson was a few years removed from the finale of his most recent TV hit, Nash Bridges, and more than a decade past the ’80s hit series Miami Vice, when a routine customs check on
Architecture as art The Desert House is simply a stunning example of architecture as art. Located in picturesque Joshua Tree — right in Southern California's High Desert — the home is at a comfortable
The first megatall tower — a building that soars over 2,000 feet into the air — opened ten years ago, according to Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). It was the Burj Khalifa, and it astounding
I have been told that buying gifts for me is difficult. I’m obviously passionate about my PCs and technology in general, but I already have access to virtually all of the latest gadgets and PC hardware
Apple has already saturated the consumer market with its tablets, so it partnered with IBM to push business sales. The iPad has what's called a long replacement cycle, meaning consumers aren't very motivated
From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens "Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn." – Gore Vidal, Writer "A man should
Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights. Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.
The safety took offense to rumors that some in the Seahawks locker room didn't think their quarterback was "black enough." Pro Bowl safety Earl Thomas took some time in the wake of the Seattle Seahawks'
A careful examination of frozen caribou poop has turned up two never-before-seen viruses. The viruses are hundreds of years old: One of them probably infected plants the caribous ate. The other may have
Kyle Long had a rough Sunday. In addition to the 51-23 humiliation his team endured at the hands of the Patriots, the Chicago Bears offensive lineman received a flag after having the gall to protect his
Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers Forbes’ long-term reviews and comparisons of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, how to choose the right iPad for you,
High-end organic fare, or McD's? (Click "settings" to enable English subtitles.) We all know that how a food is packaged and marketed can influence our choices, no matter how hard we try to shake the Haven't
Marshall called the team's record and its offensive production on Sunday "unacceptable." The Chicago Bears lost to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, and wide receiver Brandon Marshall wasn't happy about it.
That familiar old preface we so often hear — usually from long-winded people — is: "To make a long story short." I've noticed lately that that expression has become more common, but, to make a long story
How to hack your jack-o'-lantern Want to put your neighbors to shame this Halloween? Pimp your pumpkin with a miniature smoke machine. A modified e-cigarette can create a surprising amount of fog, giving
The Justice Department's Equitable Sharing Program allows local police departments to keep 80% of the stuff seized during drug raids and other investigations. While it sounds unbelievable, police can your
Over a dozen transport planes that the US donated to the Afghan military were sold for scrap metal in yet another sign of questionable American policy in the country. A set of high-level US government
It's time to talk about the NFL getting bigger. No, not bigger as in exposure. That simultaneously seems both impossible and inevitable. The NFL has grown by leaps and bounds over the past couple of decades,
Everyone knows, whether they’ve been a customer of the company or not, that the only thing worse than Comcast’s service is Comcast’s customer service. Despite overwhelming evidence that they’re by far