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Lamborghini Countach 5000S

Life in the whips-and-chains lane.<p>From the December 1983 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>You shouldn't have this car. Nobody should have this car. That's obvious from what happens to people when they are exposed to it. On the freeway, fellow motor­ists tuck into your blind spot, watching from where they …

The 22 Coolest Cars At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed

This festival has been held on the grounds of the Goodwood House in West Sussex, England every summer for the past decade.<p>Each year it brings together some of the world's largest and best known automakers to show off — and sometimes debut — their most impressive vehicles.<p>Even Formula 1 racing stars …

Francis Ford Coppola: What I've Learned

The 70-year-old director on meeting Gotti, wanting Scorsese to helm Godfather II, ignoring The Sopranos, and more (wine with Bill Cosby, anyone?)<p><b>When I was sixteen or seventeen,</b> I wanted to be a writer. I wanted to be a playwright. But everything I wrote, I thought, was weak. And I can remember …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Mindfulness

Incredible Online Gallery of High-Res Film Scans from Every Apollo Mission

The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? …

Insanely expensive cars on auction at Pebble Beach

Auction house Gooding & Company will be selling off these rolling pieces of art. Better bring your banker — the prices are in the millions.

Classic Cars

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Albert Einstein

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

By Charles Day9 minute Read<p>For the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are …

Management

Android Gets a Modest Update, Adding Improved Bluetooth and Other Niceties

As part of its event on Wednesday, Google announced that the Android operating system is getting an update.<p>Version 4.3 of the software, still part of …

Amazon’s Q2 Is a Miss

JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages<p>First quick look at Amazon’s earnings numbers, and it’s a miss.<p>The online retail giant posted a loss, at an EPS of minus …

Hashtag Inventor Chris Messina Leaves Google to Join Small Startup NeonMob

Chris Messina, known for bringing the hashtag to social media, has left Google after more than three and a half years.<p>An advocate of open social Web …

Jawbone Hires Leading Data Scientist to Help Take Wearable Tech to Next Level

Jawbone, maker of Bluetooth audio speakers and also the wearable Up activity tracker, has hired leading data scientist Monica Rogati as a VP of data …

Asus’s Chief Jonney Shih Dishes on How the New Nexus 7 Came to Be

Google and Asus had already set some pretty audacious goals for the redesigned Nexus 7. Starting last October, work began to make a second-generation …

Nexus 7

Former Nicira VP Alan Cohen Joins Stealthy Security Startup Illumio

Alan Cohen, one of the early executives of the software-defined networking company Nicira, has joined the stealthy security startup Illumio.<p>Cohen …

Moto X Won’t Be the Second Coming, but It’s Too Soon to Count Out Google’s New Hardware Unit

The formal launch of the Moto X is still a day away, but it’s easy to predict the response from some corners.<p>With so much anticipation built up — …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

USB 3.1 Accelerates to 10 Gigabits Per Second

The ubiquitous USB standard is due for an update, and it’s about to get a big one. The USB 3.0 Promoter Group said on Thursday that it has finalized …

Diving Into Moto X With Motorola’s SVP of Product Management

You’ve heard a lot about the Moto X smartphone today. Now you can check it out in action.<p>We had the opportunity to sit with Rick Osterloh, Motorola’s …

Google Launches Android Device Manager to Help Locate Lost Phones

It has taken a long time, but Android users will soon have a tool to help them locate misplaced phones and remotely wipe their data in case it’s lost …

Dsquared2 Potion Royal Black - Ape to Gentleman

The intelligent mix of irreverent Canadian wit and refined Italian tailoring, together with attention to detail are the foundation of today’s …

Nike Terra Kiger & Wildhorse Trail Shoe - Ape to Gentleman

For those of us who prefer cross-country running to treadmills and roads, something more substantial and solid on your feet is required. Nike have …

Kiehl's "Heavy Lifting" Moisturiser - Ape to Gentleman

Kiehl’s, the New York based pharmacy brand, founded in 1851 is releasing (on 1st September, 2013) “Heavy Lifting” (£38/ 50ml) to it’s Facial Fuel …

Zenith El Primero Watch - Ape to Gentleman

The first basic designs of the El Primero movement began to come together in 1962 with a view to create the first ever automatic chronograph. The …

Vintage 18ct Gold Omega Watch - Ape to Gentleman

Omega are a watchmaker with an exceptional heritage within an industry that is positively filled with traditional and iconic brands and they boast …

Nike Free Hyperfeel - Ape to Gentleman

The Nike Free Hyperfeel, inspired by Nike’s “Nature Amplified” design ethos which also includes Nike Free Flyknit and two new clothing technologies, …

Nike Free Flyknit - Ape to Gentleman

This summer, Nike are introducing a running shoe that combines the benefits of natural motion found in Nike Free and the supportive second-skin fit …