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Google Executive Surprises Wife with Ferrari FXX K For Her Birthday

Happy birthday, Christine.<p>Google executive Benjamin Sloss, known in automotive circles as being a huge gearhead, decided to take his wife, Christine, to Fiorano for some lapping in their 599 XX as a treat for her birthday. The 599 XX, the Ferrari that you cannot legally drive outside your own …

Ferrari

Stagefright 2: all versions of Android since 2010 hit by privacy-busting flaw

Stagefright, the hugely widespread Android vulnerability which Google finally patched in early August, is back for a second go.<p>Security research firm Trend Micro has discovered a new vulnerability in how videos are handled in Android, which they warn can allow a hacker to run their own code on …

Information Security

This Senna video is 1,000-hp F1 racing at its finest

Maniacally-boosted 1.5-liter turbo engines and limited grip made this qualifying session during the last F1 race in 1985 a stunning test of bravery for a young Ayrton Senna.<p>It was 1980s Formula 1 at its finest.<p>The scene is the brand-new F1 course on the streets of Adelaide, Australia. Brutal, …

37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

One of the most interesting ways to utilize drone technology is photography. Photographer Amos Chapple knows this better than most. As soon as consumer drones came on the market, Chapple knew he needed one. After purchasing one and learning how to fly it, he began traveling the globe, photographing …

Drones

Watch Ford engineers and designers gush over the incredible new GT

It'll be many months before we see the new GT on streets, but Ford's new supercar — which was just announced at NAIAS in Detroit — is going to get plenty of screen time leading up to the launch. That's thanks in part to Microsoft, which has partnered with Ford to make the GT its "cover car" for</i> …

Inside the (Very Active) Mind of Bobby Flay

On the eve of his newest and most ambitious restaurant project—Gato, in New York—Bobby Flay schools us on all the little things, from the power of lemon zest to why a smoking-hot skillet is a cook’s best friend<p><i>On the eve of his newest and most ambitious restaurant project—Gato, in New York—Bobby</i> …

Cooking

2015 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen Priced

Bro-hug it out, Volkswagen fanboys: No wicked Golf R Variant, super-diesel GTD Estate, or butch Golf Alltrack is coming here, probably ever. But the regular-grade 2015 Golf SportWagen will be a pretty decent deal for people craving an affordable compact station wagon. Starting prices for the …

10 Bacon Recipes for Your Inner Piglet

The pig is a superior animal. Without pigs, there are no chicharrones, no pork buns, no bacon. This last would be truly tragic: Bacon is a magical food.<p>See, bacon could be called the gateway meat. We know more than a few ex-vegetarians who couldn’t resist bacon's charms, and why should they? Bacon …

Breakfast

60 Vintage Cars Found After 50 Years Of Neglect On French Farm Are Worth At Least £12 Million

Even today, when the whole world has been mapped by GPS, there are still valuable hidden treasures left to discover. After calling in auctioneers, …