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How Do You Make the List to Buy a Supercar? Be Like These Guys

Getting one of the most exclusive new cars on the planet is not easy, even for the man who has everything.<p>From the June 2017 issue<p>Preston Henn (who died at the end of April at age 86) was the owner of an extremely profitable south Florida swap meet, as well as some of the world’s most elite vintage …

My Phone (Still) Knows Where All of New York City's Crimes Are Happening

Back in October we stumbled on a strange app called Vigilante. Push notifications would tell you about nearby robberies, shootings, and other crimes. …

The Aston Martin V8 Vantage Is The Best Used Exotic Car Value In The World

An unwritten rule in car culture dictates that in order for a car to be truly remarkable, it has to have forgivable character flaws that give it a …

Aston Martin Vantage

The Story Behind BMW's Best 5-Series

The E39 5er gets better with age.<p>BMW's newest 5-Series drives well and features all sorts of new technology, but our heart still lies with the E39. Produced between 1995 and 2004, the E39-generation 5er represented BMW at the peak of its powers. Elegant, restrained styling combined with a superb …

BMW Z3M Coupe For Sale: Clown Shoes are getting expensive

Every BMW enthusiast knows the legend of the BMW Z3M Coupe, also known as the “Clown Show” for its strange looks. When BMW M engineers realized the …

BMW

Expel water from your iPhone speaker grille using only sound

Apple touts the new iPhone 7 as being water-resistant enough to take into the shower. There’s really no good reason to bathe with your smartphone, but the point is that iPhone 7 owners don’t need to worry about a little rain or spilled tea.<p>Naturally, some people waltzed into their shower stalls …

How a Grad Student Found Spyware That Could Control Anybody’s iPhone from Anywhere in the World

Last summer, Bill Marczak stumbled across a program that could spy on your iPhone’s contact list and messages—and even record your calls. Illuminating shadowy firms that sell spyware to corrupt governments across the globe, Marczak’s story reveals the new arena of cyber-warfare.<p>The night it …

You’ve never seen anything like this massive collection of free iPhone wallpapers

Behold: The last iPhone wallpaper site you will ever need.<p>Wallpapers are an oddly important part of the smartphone experience. We spend a tremendous …

Classic NES: Build your own Raspberry Pi version - The MagPi Magazine

Nintendo has released the NES Classic. The reboot of its classic console packs 30 games into a smaller version of the original case.<p>The new NES isn’t …

Why This One Kind of Quarter from 1970 is Unique and Super Valuable

Check your pockets.<p>Many vintage childhood toys—Beanie Babies, Lego sets, and even iPods—could be worth a small fortune if they're in good condition. But now there's another seemingly ordinary thing from the 1970s that's making headlines for its unbelievable value.<p>Quarters—yes, the coins that are …

Sofa

I've worked in the auto industry for 15 years, and there's one email you should send when you buy a new car

Yes, I know most of you disagree.<p>That said, I've seen every type of negotiator walk through my showroom doors over the last 15 years. I know what it takes for someone to walk out with a smoking deal and get the best deal on a new car.<p>And today, I'm going to share with you what really works: from …

McLaren Is Selling One of the Last F1 Road Cars Built

Only 2800 miles since new. Buy it and take it on a road trip.<p>With only 106 street and race cars built, a McLaren F1 turning up for sale is a rare and special occasion. Especially when it's an example as nice as this, chassis #069, which is being offered by McLaren Special Operations. With only 2800 …

Top Gear’s greatest ever car? A BMW banger that cost £1500

What’s the best car Clarkson, Hammond and May ever featured on their iteration of <i>Top Gear</i>? Go on, rack your brains. Have a ponder. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, perhaps, in which James May hit 259mph? One of the McLaren P1, Ferrari LaFerrari or Porsche 918 Spyder, the “holy trinity” of hybrid …

A Grigio Medio BMW M3 Visited European Auto Source

This BMW F80 M3 comes with an BMW Individual paint finish. The Grigio Medio is one of the most beautiful and unique colors one can buy for his BMW …

Sleep++ 2.0 has a brand new algorithm for better sleep tracking on Apple Watch

Sleep++ — the best sleep tracking app for Apple Watch — has been improved with better analysis tools.<p>The algorithm that monitors your sleep habits has been totally overhauled and now gives a more fine-tuned look at how you slept the night before. It now takes light sleep, restlessness and your …

Sensor-1 is the highly versatile security device you can stick onto anything

We all need security, whether for keeping an eye on your house when you’re gone, making sure nobody rifles through your files or opens up your laptop …

Laptops

How to activate your iPhone's hidden Field Test Mode

Forget looking at how many bars - or, on the iPhone, dots - of signal you have. Geek out by activating you iPhone's hidden Field Test Mode.<p>If you're …

El Chapo Speaks

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 to be changed, locations not named, and an understanding was brokered with the subject that this piece would be</i> …

Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 Promo Will Give You Shivers

Lamborghini has prepared a supercar for enthusiasts with a mid-mounted naturally aspirated engine and rear-wheel drive, in a segment filled mostly …

Sports Cars

How To Build A $1500 Salvage Title S55 AMG To Speed Across The Country

Automotive dumpster diving is a lost art. It means looking through local classifieds, eBay auctions and knowing on every derelict door to see if you …

New Jersey

Smart screen protectors give your iPhone superpowers

Perhaps as we continue to evolve, our thumbs will grow longer so future generations will be able to reach the back menu arrow at the top of the iPhone. But we can’t wait hundreds of years for that.<p>We either need to lift an extra finger, god forbid, or purchase a glass screen protector that …

Listen to a LaFerrari Accelerate From a Dead Stop at Full Throttle

No music. No video. Just sound.<p>The LaFerrari is the only hybrid supercar on the market with a glorious V12. It's one of Ferrari's greatest ever engines and probably one of the best sounding engines that you can find anywhere today.<p>Instead of a video, this is just 15 seconds of audio, straight from …

JOIN THE COMMUNITY AND ADD A BADGE OF HONOR TO YOUR JEEP® BRAND VEHICLE

Jeep® vehicle owners and off-road enthusiasts like you are already sharing stories and photos from some of the most exciting trails in the United …

These 4 Gadgets Will Make Your Home Environmentally Friendly

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Privacy 101: Settings and tips every iPhone and iPad owner should know

While it is highly unlikely that a rogue agency or government will try to hack your Apple device to steal your most recent Snapchats, it doesn’t mean …

Using the ecobee 3 with IFTTT

IFTTT — recently rebranded to just IF — is an extremely powerful tool for our connected universe, and pairing it up with the center of your smart …

Neato’s next gen robotic vacuums might be its quietest and best looking yet

We regularly feature robotic vacuum solutions in our daily home goods roundup, and today Neato is introducing its new line of automated floor cleaners. Much like you’ve seen from previous gen Botvacs and XV Neato products, the new Botvac D series features the company’s Botvision laser navigation, …

How To Check If Your ISP Is Throttling Your Internet Connection

Back in February this year, the Federal Communications Commission, or FCC as it is commonly known, passed a new set of rules on <i>Net Neutrality</i> that …

2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Driven By Chris Harris: Video

Chris Harris has joined the likes of racing driver Brendon Hartley and actor George Clooney to be among the first to have driven the new Porsche 911 …

First Look Flashback: 1987 Ferrari F40

"I expressed my wish to the engineers. Build a car to be best in the world. And now the car is here." - Enzo Ferrari<p><i>Editor's Note: This article was originally published in the October, 1987 issue of</i> Road & Track<i>. This week marks the 30th anniversary of the F40's debut, so we decided to give you a</i> …