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Why Intuit Founder Scott Cook Wants You To Stop Listening To Your Boss

Why do gigantic companies made up of insanely intelligent people make bad decisions? Because they rely on persuasion and PowerPoint, Cook says, not experimentation.<p>One thing that’s surprising about Scott Cook, the founder of Intuit, is that this intensely smart guy who’s become one of the most …

The 20 Greatest Driving Roads in the World

If you're gonna hit the road, hit some of the best roads on Earth.<p>A great road challenges everyday notions, replacing the familiar–the dull grind of everyday commuting–with the epic: turns, terrain and landscape that adjust our perception of the world. But most of all, it elicits a thrill. These 20 …

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12 Forgotten Olympic Venues Fallen Into Disrepair

Stadiums and ski jumps of the past have been abandoned, torn down, and bombed out—though a few have survived, albeit in different forms.<p>Stadiums and ski jumps of the past have been abandoned, torn down, and bombed out—though a few have survived, albeit in different forms.

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The 100 Hottest Cars of All Time

The only hard requirement for making the cut: At least one fully drivable example had to have actually been created.


Vehicular Values: Why Context Matters

When it comes to putting a finer point on a car's personality, there's no arguing that test drives matter. But taking that concept one step further, I'd argue that geography puts an equally important spin on how our subjective automotive points of view are shaped.<p>Case in point: my two separate …

When Spark Plugs Get Stuck

Are some kinds of spark plug more likely to get stuck in engines? How do you prevent that?<p>I've heard platinum spark plugs can get stuck in engines. Is this true? If so, is it possible to prevent?<p>There has been a long-standing rumor, longer than the promised 100,000-mile lifetime of platinum spark …


2014 Z/28: The Baddest Camaro Ever

It costs more than a ZL1, has less horsepower, and only comes with one speaker. So why would you want a Z/28? Because its the most aggressive, driver-focused Camaro ever made. Oh, and its warrantied for driving on the track.

10 Great Analog Sports Cars

To make cars safer, more practical, and more fuel efficient, automakers have been replacing the weighty components in our sports cars with electronics. Despite their talents, electronics create a distance between man, machine, and roadtoday's best s

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The Walt Disney Company - a picture from the past

The Walt Disney Company was founded on 16 October 1923 by Walter and Roy Disney as Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio. It was set up in the rear of an office occupied by a real estate company, Holly-Vermont Realty, in Los Angeles. Walter Elias Disney was a pioneer in the development of animation and …

Time-Lapse Captures The Rise of the One World Trade Center Over the Past 9 Years

After recovering from the initial shock and devastation of September 11th in 2001, the city of New York began laying down plans to erect a new World …

Some Photography Articles and Images You Won't Want to Miss

The online photography community has been very busy and active lately, and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching for links to the best articles …