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Why Volkswagen Just Posted a Surprise Profit Increase

Volkswagen posted a surprise increase in first-quarter operating profit as the carmaker is pushing steps to overcome its diesel emissions …

Volkswagen to buy back or repair nearly 600,000 vehicles in emissions scandal

• Agreement will include a fund for corrective efforts over excess pollution<br>• VW required to commit other money to promote green auto technology<p>The owners of nearly 600,000 Volkswagen vehicles rigged to cheat on emissions tests will have the option to have their cars fixed or bought back by Volkswagen, …

4 NASA Wallpapers to Decorate a Desktop or Homescreen

NASA has a pretty amazing collection of images available on the web to look through, many of which are ultra high resolution and make for perfect …

OS X

16 Super Helpful Charts If You're Blessed In The Boob Department

Decode those boulder holders.

10 Ways These Tech Gadgets Helped Me Lose 30 Pounds at Work

I learned major lessons about goal-setting, determination, and how to get healthy at work.<p>I've been slowly working myself to death for 15 years.<p>Like many office workers, I've been intimately acquainted with the curse of being tied to a desk all day. I'm living it out everyday. Over the years, I …

Fitness

This Video Illustrates Why Heel-Toe Downshifts are So Important

Not only does a good heel-toe save your clutch, it also keeps the car stable under braking.<p>If you want to drive a car fast, especially on track, heel-toe downshifting is one of the most important skills to acquire. It might seem like fancy footwork for fancy footwork's sake, but there's two reasons …

Yoga

Stack Overflow finds JavaScript is still king

Every year Stack Overflow surveys tens of thousands of developers through its service to gain insight into the state of development.<p>For 2016’s study 50,000 people responded from across the industry – and the findings are fascinating, as well as insightful.<p>The company found that JavaScript is still …

The Most All-American Car Makers? Toyota and Honda

The best-selling vehicle in the U.S., the Ford Motor Co. F-150 pickup, also is the most “American” in terms of the parts that go into it, according to an annual study released Monday by Cars.com.<p>The study names 10 total models that have greater than 75% of the content coming from the U.S. or Canada …

General Motors

This is why the SUV is here to stay

The Mazda CX-5 crossover. Mazda<p>Having overrun sedans to become the most popular car type in 2014, SUV sales are still growing, despite the critics.<p>"A lot of people have been writing its obituary for decades now," Jack R. Nerad of Kelley Blue Book said.<p>But the SUV is here to stay, it seems.<p>Though …

Why this year is a good time to buy a used car

People are leasing more cars than ever before, and used car shoppers are benefiting.<p>New car sales rates have increased 68% — from 10.4 million in …

Used Cars

Buying vs. leasing a car: what to keep in mind

According to a 2016 survey, more Americans are leasing cars more than ever.<p>But should <i>you</i>?<p>To help with your decision, we highlighted the key differences between the two options in the chart below:<p><b>The bottom line on buying:</b> Cars are the classic example of a <i>depreciating asset</i>. The minute you drive a …

Dance Legend Giorgio Moroder Gives Coldplay’s ‘Midnight’ a Disco Remix

One of Coldplay‘s most unassuming tracks off their forthcoming record <i>Ghost Stories</i> is now its most danceable. Electronic music pioneer Giorgio …

Music