Peter Mook

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Flipboard Topics Come to Windows Phones

Windows fans, rejoice! Flipboard topics are now available on your Windows phone.<p>For those new to topics, there are over 34,000 of them, ranging “action hero” to “zoology” (and everything in-between). You can find them via search or by tapping on the new topic tags on articles. Press “follow” every …

Watch the Sydney Opera House Transform Into A Hand-Drawn Animation

It’s like a 1970s cartoon in the best way.<p>Each year, the Sydney Opera House hands over its iconic sails to artists who use projectors to animate a Michael-Bay-worthy explosion of colors across its skin. The effect is the unreal combination of the world’s best graphic artists wielding the world’s …

Animation

The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

BBQ

Honest Trailers - Pacific Rim

Volvo North America Wants the Volvo V40 (W/ Poll)

North America

Volvo Concept Coupe may see limited production

Despite the impressive production debuts from Porsche and BMW at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show - the 918 Spyder and the i8, respectively - there was one car that captured the attention of the press and the public alike, enough so that we awarded it our overall top pick of the show: the Volvo …

Volvo Concept Coupe Sports Huge Touchscreen, Crystal Gear Lever

Volvo has unveiled its brand new Concept Coupe, the first of three cars that will define the brand's design language in the years to come.<p>Taking …

Cars & Homes: Talking Interior Design With Robin Page of Volvo [Interview]

<i>Short editorial by Alex Ion who was one of the lucky guests at the launch of the new Volvo Concept Coupe in Sweden</i><p>It was a beautiful late-summer day …

Watch an Australian V8 Supercar race a plane...on the beach --> http://bit.ly/19rU4Er

Mobile Blastmaster: een feestje op wielen

Met de Mobile Blastmaster van Hammacher Schlemmer verandert iedere ruimte in een feestje. Het vrolijk uitziende karretje beschikt over acht tweeters, …

Volvo Vehicles: The Next Generation

Scalable Product Architecture Tops Future Tech List<p>Things at Volvo have been pretty quiet since its sale to Geely Automobile wrapped up. Volvo says the silent treatment was a side effect of the sale, which froze R&D funding. Now everything is back in full-swing, but there’s a lot of catching up to …

Driverless Cars

This is the Volvo Concept Coupe

For future design direction, Volvo looks backwards.<p>This is the Volvo Concept Coupe, and it's where Volvo design is going. The future of Volvo really lies with the 2014 XC90, but the Concept Coupe is a way for us all to amuse ourselves in the meantime and check in on what Thomas Ingenlath has been …

Frankfurt Motor Show

Remote South Pacific islands you can visit (without a sailboat)

Have you ever wanted to get way, way - and perhaps even one extra 'way' - off the beaten path? The vast Pacific ocean presents no shortage of opportunities for those seeking isolation. If you don't know your aft from your starboard, these five island nations are about as far as you can go - no …

Loneliness

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hiking

Sydney’s top speciality drinking spots

It’s hard to know where to start in a city that sparkles with entertainment options after dark. There’s no shortage of clubs, pubs, big bars and, these days, small bars in Sydney. But if you’re looking for something a little niche, here is our pick of the best. All are conveniently located in the …

Art Deco