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IKEA takes a jab at Apple in an ad for its latest catalog

The biggest target is typically the easiest to hit, and ahead of Apple's big event next week IKEA's taking a good-natured swing at Cupertino. To debut its new 2015 catalog, the Swedish furniture company crafted a video that bears more than a passing resemblance to a TV spot from the iPhone company. …

The man who grew eyes | Mo Costandi

Photograph: RIKEN CDB<p>Mouse embryonic stem cells organise themselves into layered cerebral cortical tissue when grown in 3D culture. Image: Yoshiki Sasai/ RIKEN …

Lamborghini Huracán Goes 0-211 MPH In Launch Control Test: Video

If you think the Lamborghini Huracán was just the flashy little brother to the Aventador, without any real teeth of its own, you’re wrong. It’s a …

Lamborghini

Watch the Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare multiplayer reveal right here in 30 minutes

Modern warfare is alright, but it doesn’t have exoskeletons and rocket-powered jump boots. For that, you’ll need to get some of that advanced warfare.<p>Activision and developer Sledgehammer Games are finally showing off the next Call of Duty’s multiplayer in action, and we’ll have the livestreaming …

10 years later: GamesBeat's most memorable games of 2004

In 2004, the idea of a video game console as an all-in-one multimedia machine was that it played CDs and DVDs. Online play and downloadable content were mostly for PC players. Many games didn’t even have widescreen support. But those modern conveniences don’t matter when you consider the quality we …

Super Replay – Resident Evil

Today marks the 20th anniversary of Capcom's illustrious survival horror series, Resident Evil. Celebrate the occasion by returning to Raccoon City …

How Minecraft has bewitched 40 million of us

A funny thing happened on the way to this column. Browsing idly through the <i>Publishers Weekly</i> site, I came on the list of the Nielsen bestselling books of 2014 (so far) in the US. The Top 20 list was dominated by "young adult" fiction, books such as <i>Divergent</i> by Veronica Roth and John Green's <i>The</i> …

One man, one canyon road, one garage-built Corolla

The unintentionally amazing style of a car built for a single purpose.<p>This is Mark Still's "No Style" Corolla. Yes, that's Matt Farah driving and reviewing it, but pay attention to the road. You see, Still loves that road and he wanted something fun to drive on it, but he didn't know much about …

Classic Cars

Dodge is building the world's most powerful sedan, and we have proof

The 707-hp Hellcat V8 is headed for the Charger.<p>Based on documentation for the Hellcat engine's SAE output, we can confirm that the 707-hp supercharged Hemi will also make its way into the Charger SRT sedan next year.<p>Prepare the drag radials.<p>The Hellcat-ization of the Charger is spelled out in the …

Sports Cars

Dodge’s 707-hp Hellcat V-8 is Headed for the Charger Sedan

<b>2015 Dodge Charger R/T</b><p>The whompin’, stompin’, 707-hp supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat V-8 from the Challenger SRT Hellcat appears poised to make its way into another Dodge’s engine bay. Anyone surprised? As reported by <i>Road & Track, t</i>he Hellcat’s second application has been given away in papers filed …

15 of the Greatest Turbocharged American Cars Ever

So you think turbocharged engines are synonymous with imports? Think again. Here are a dozen American-made forced-air specials that waved the stars and stripes with pride.<p>So you think turbocharged engines are synonymous with imports? Think again. Here are a handful of American-made forced-air …

Sports Cars

Advice for flirts: Don’t be subtle

Most men and women don’t know a flirt when they see one, but it turns out we’re much better at figuring out when others are just not interested.<p>“If …

Relationships

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Drop everything and go on one of these 5 last-minute road trips

You've got a long weekend. Get out of town.<p><b>Just go.</b> Open a map. Preferably a paper atlas, though Google will suffice. There should be a city or town that's been scratching at the back of your neck for a while now. Hopefully, this place falls within an 8-hour, 800-mile radius from your driveway; if …

Hot Springs

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a launch date and price: it'll cost $85,000 and ship in 2017, according to its website.<p>"Where you're …

FAA

Destiny: All the Beta Teases - IGN Video

We've seen a lot of Destiny teases from Bungie the last few days. See them all in this video showcasing the classes, enemies and planets in the beta.

Developers are seriously tweaking Unreal Engine 4

Epic Games is trying make its Unreal Engine into a universal game platform, and there are indications it is working. Today, the studio unveiled that developers have added thousands of tweaks to the engine since the company opened up the platform a few weeks ago.<p>It’s also shipping Unreal Engine …

A Broken Place: The Spectacular Failure Of The Startup That Was Going To Change The World

With almost $1 billion in funding and ambitions to replace petroleum-based cars with a network of cheap electrics, Shai Agassi’s Better Place was remarkable even by the standards of world-changing startups. So was its epic failure. A 21st-century cautionary tale.<p>“So this is the car.” I’m standing …

The most amazing go-kart ever built

Strip a motor home to the rails and engine, and crazy fun ensues.<p>You know those home renovation shows, where something terrible is destroyed with extreme prejudice and abundant sledgehammering in order to convert itinto something awe-inspiring and wonderful?<p>That's what Fred Williams and his <i>Dirt</i> …

Go-karts

Put a scale comparison of great race circuits on your wall for $13

Empty wall space, be gone.<p>What you're looking at are the world's best circuits, all set to scale and juxtaposed with one another for comparison. All in all, we count 95. And that outline? Yep, it's the Snaefell Mountain Course, otherwise known as the Isle of Man TT track. Each destination is listed …

Isle of Man TT

Watch how Ford torture-tested the 2015 F-150

The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck in the United States for the past 37 years, and the best-selling vehicle outright for the past 32. That's quite a legacy, and thus, it's no surprise that Ford worked super-duper-extra hard on creating the all-new, aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150 that …

Apple picks up a hitchhiker to help fix Apple Maps: Amazon’s VP of A9 search

Apple(s aapl) Maps has a new driver behind the wheel of development and he’s actually from Amazon(s amzn). Benoit Dupin, previously the Vice …

Mercedes to roll out S65 AMG Coupe in July

We're still a couple of weeks away from the public debut of the new Mercedes S63 AMG Coupe at the fast-approaching New York Auto Show, but already we're receiving word of an even more powerful version in the works. That, of course, would be the S65 AMG Coupe – the twelve-cylinder version of the …

San Francisco sees spate of Smart tipping [w/video]

Among the ten commandments of the car guy, near the top is "Thou shalt not mess with thy neighbor's vehicle, regardless of how awful it may be." That said, we can't help but giggle every time we look at the image above.<p>Apparently, some delinquents in San Francisco, bereft of bovines to tip, have …

The Z/28, resurrected

Wicked is as wicked does.<p>They call it the "flow tie." In the pursuit of maximum cooling efficiency for the Z/28's 505-hp V8, someone realized that the Chevy's bow-tie-shaped grille badge was acting like a giant stop sign for airflow. Why not take it off? No, the General wouldn't like that. Instead, …

Sports Cars

2015 Dodge Charger and Challenger Teased Ahead of N.Y. Show

If you like your muscle sedans and plus-size pony cars served fresh and hot, you might want to turn your attention toward the upcoming 2014 New York auto show. Dodge will unveil its refreshed-for-2015 Charger sedan and Challenger coupe there, and the automaker made the announcement using—what …

How Whatsapp beat Facebook

<i>This article was taken from the April 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

'Game of Thrones' Premiere Crashes HBO Go

Apparently when you watch the <i>Game of Thrones,</i> you either win or you spend hours buffering.<p>Moments into the season 4 premiere of <i>Game of Thrones</i>, HBO …

The Best Length for Online Content

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Every so often when I’m tweeting or emailing, I’ll think: Should I really be writing so much?<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>I tend to get …

Breaking in our new long-term 2014 Corvette Z51

How to impress gas station attendants in one easy rev.<p>It was about halfway through our Corvette delivery experience last Thursdaymorning when I realized it: <i>There's a 500-mile break-in period on the Stingray. I'm supposed to drive the Stingray home. I live a little more than 500 miles away.</i><p>The new …