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The idea that we will surrender our prized motors can look far-fetched. But as cities clamp down on vehicle use, technology is putting a utopian vision in reach<p>If ours is an age in which no end of institutions and conventions are being disrupted, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that one of the most …

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The 10 Best Spy Movies Ever Made

Some unconventional picks.<p>Spying is not so different from making a movie. "Twenty-four lies per second" is how director Michael Haneke describes filmmaking. Alfred Hitchcock knew that well, which is why he kept returning to the subject of professional liars again and again. He could relate. The …

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Der Diesel wird zum teuren Nischenprodukt

• Dass jetzt viele Hersteller ihre Diesel nachrüsten, zeigt: Der Antrieb war unausgereift und die Politik hat alle Augen zugedrückt.<br>• Die technischen …

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15 Great Albums You Didn't Hear in 2016

15<p>By<p>These albums may not have burned through your playlists in 2016, but a <i>Rolling Stone</i> editor or contributor thinks at least one should have.<p>Next …

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Change management: The 2016-2020 wave

Change management is one of the ultimate buzzword terms, IMHO. It <i>should</i> mean a lot — all organizations need to change, and oftentimes they need to …

Stanford professors explain their best strategy to figure out whether you should leave your job

You could theoretically deal with this situation by never taking a risk professionally. Or, you could take a calculated risk after you engage in some careful introspection — specifically by figuring out what it is that you detest most and least about your current work.<p>That second option is called …

The passenger train created to carry the dead

Devoted to carrying corpses, the London Necropolis Railway was the spookiest, strangest train line in British history – but also possibly the most useful.<p>For 87 years, nearly every day, a single train ran out of London and back. It left from a dedicated station near Waterloo built specifically for …

The Cars of the Seventies Had Some Incredibly Stupid Designs

And R&T's editor-at-large Peter Egan thinks he knows why.<p><i>From the 1992 June issue of Road & Track</i><p>"What a stupid design!" In the mid-Seventies, when I was a mechanic in a shop called Foreign Car Specialists, those words used to ring through the building, shouted with humorous regularity by my fellow …

Period Lancia Rally Documentaries Require No Translation

Set to the sweet, sweet sounds of Seventies Italian disco.<p>Back when Lancia was operating at the zenith of racing prowess, when it could afford to throw millions of lira into motorsport, it put on quite a show. Come, take a ride with Centro Storico Fiat, and let us remember the glory days of Italy's …

12 Watches Inspired By Fast Cars and Legendary Races

From the classic to the ultramodern, there's something for everyone.<p>Timekeeping has played a major role in the automotive world since the dawn of racing, so it's no surprise that manufacturers both large and small have created distinctive and beautiful watches with ties to the auto industry. Some …

Touring the Ramones Museum Show with the Woman Who Loved ​Two​ Ramones

Linda Ramone—Joey’s ex and Johnny’s widow—gives our correspondent a personal tour of a new Queens Museum exhibition dedicated to the punk legends.<p>Only <b>Linda Ramone</b> would wear a tiara to the Queens Museum. After all, this is her turf. The widow of the late Ramones guitarist Johnny Ramone arrives at …

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Stranger Than Kindness (Live From KCRW)

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Stunt driver terrifies blind date chumps on hidden camera

She's not just any blind date. She's a professional driving instructor. But these guys don't know that.<p>We've enjoyed the various gutsy, tire-assassinating videos that Ford Motor Company has introduced into its marketing mix for the latest Mustang, as we're suckers for take-your-lunch-money driving …

The Power of No | Inc.com

Organizational soul searching--crucial for any company as it grows--can be learned only from being in the trenches and making critical decisions every day.<p>Chief among these decisions is answering the question of who you are as a company and what it is that you do. Even more important, in my humble …

7 Qualities of Remarkable Leaders | Inc.com

There are all sorts of leaders in this world--some better than others. We have all worked for or met leaders who stand out from the rest of the pack--who are, in short, remarkable.<p>To succeed over the long run, companies need great leaders. Research shows that company stock price growth over 10 …

9 Days In Summer

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• British<br>• Cars<br>• Films<br>• Formula 1<p><i>9 Days In Summer</i> is a documentary created by Ford in 1967-68, the film covered the …

Jack White Duets With Loretta Lynn, Reunites Raconteurs at Nashville Homecoming

"Are we in this together, Nashville?" Jack White asked the crowd at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena at the start of a sprawling, surprise-filled …

10 Ways You Can Create an Irresistibly Great Workplace | Inc.com

People come to the workplace with different motivations, different personalities, different stories, different abilities. The right kind of workplace makes it easier to bring them in, keep them, and boost their effectiveness--creating a workplace that is irresistibly great.<p>So how do <i>you</i> create a …

25 Quotes to Inspire Your Afternoons and Increase Productivity | Inc.com

Many people struggle to remain productive in the afternoon. After lunch, they become sluggish and begin putting off the tasks they need to do. Their mind wanders and they often find unimportant things to do, like searching Facebook or playing a game. Posting these 25 quotes may inspire people to …

Faith No More Announce North American Tour, New Single "Superhero"

<i>Photo by Dustin Rabin</i><p>Faith No More: "Motherfucker" (via SoundCloud)<p>The reunited Faith No More have been working on an album, their first since 1997's <i>Album of the Year</i>. It will be out in May (pushed back from April). The first single will be called "Superhero" and will be released as a 7'' on March …

The World in 2030

Bill Gates predicts we’ll end polio and cut child mortality in half. We asked 15 of the smartest people we know for their most out-there predictions.<p>You don’t generally think of Bill and Melinda Gates as pundits. But with their foundation pouring billions of dollars into global development, in …

Why You Should Probably Use Videoconferencing More Than You Do (Infographic) | Inc.com

How often do you and your team use videoconferencing to interact with each other or with customers? If your company is like most, the answer is: Not often enough. The research firm Quocirca recently surveyed 800 business video users worldwide, assessing the state of videoconference adoption on …

Here is the promotional film that Fiat made when it launched the 500 in 1957 [video]

<i>“Ecco là, la piccola grande macchina!”</i> This was one of the Fiat 500’s earliest ad slogans, it loosely translates to “it’s here, the little big …

Autos als Mangel-Ware

• Laut einer Studie wurden 2014 in den USA 62,7 Millionen Personenwagen und Light Trucks zurückgerufen - ein neuer Rekord.<br>• Auch in anderen Ländern wie …

NAIAS 2015: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Walkaround

By Winding Road Staff<p>January 13, 2015<p>Get a closer look at the upcoming all-new fourth generation MX-5 with Multimedia Editor Chris Amos as he spends …

Making the case for the mid-engine Corvette

Price it at around $120K, and then suck the doors off everybody.<p>I first saw rough plans for a mid-engine Corvette around 2003. That's when we were starting to think seriously about a replacement for the C6. GM's head of engineering, Jim Queen, came to see me and said,<p><b>"The next one's got to be</b> …

This veteran Ford GT40P went back to Le Mans and won

This is the story of how a Mark I GT40 managed to win Le Mans outright in 1968 and 1969 after more advanced GT40s stopped being competitive.<p><i>This article originally appeared in the June 1987 issue of</i> Road & Track.<p>It may have been the most exciting race finish I've ever seen, probably because close …

How to Help Your Team Achieve More Than They Think They Can | Inc.com

You know your team is capable of greatness. You know they're able to achieve a lot more than they believe they can. How can you help them get there?<p>For Dan Schoenbaum, CEO of collaboration software company Redbooth and a former sniper in the Israeli paratrooper force, the answer lies in the …

11-Year-Old Björk Reading The Nativity Story Will Grow Your Grinch-y Christmas Heart Three Sizes

Four calling birds, three French hens, two turtle doves, and a young swan princess reading the nativity story in her native Icelandic. In 1976, long before <i>Debut</i> or the criminally underrated <i>Gling-Glo</i> or the Sugarcubes, an 11-year-old Björk was tapped by decision-makers at the Reykjavík Children’s …

How to Radically Improve Your Life With Just 1 Hour a Week | Inc.com

As a recent <i>New Yorker</i> article points out, sports performance has wildly improved over the past few decades. World records are continually being broken, and each generation of athletes plays harder and faster than those who came before.<p>It's not just the Olympic-level athletes and teams who've …