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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, …

Salesforce.com Doubles Mobile Packs, Adds Design Templates For Design-Challenged Developers

Salesforce.com is doubling the mobile packs it makes available, adding design templates for developers and a feature for syncing data.<p>It’s all part of an effort for Salesforce to help clients use its platform to build apps that foster productivity during those hundreds of, what the company calls, …

Google Now and Google Glass could become your hyperlocal news readers

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr / Thomas Hawk<p>Despite all the advances in location-based computing and smartphones, so far there has been very …

Microsoft Will Rebrand SkyDrive After It Settles Trademark Case With Sky Broadcasting

British Sky Broadcasting Group and Microsoft today announced that they have settled the trademark infringement arguments in Europe that Sky brought against Microsoft in an English court. As a result of this, Microsoft will have to find a new name for its cloud storage service SkyDrive. Sky will …

This Guy Is 3-D Printing a Classic Aston Martin ... That Runs

Replica cars are frauds. Pure and simple. But we're willing to give Ivan Sentch a pass because he's not only basing his Aston Martin replica on a …

Honda reports $1.9 billion profit in first quarter despite sales lag at home

Ford, General Motors and Chrysler have been living in a world of sunshine and buttercups after their April-through-June financials hit the newswire, and Toyota is doing pretty good as well. Honda? Not so much.<p>While Japan's third-largest manufacturer saw $1.9 billion in profits, the 5.1-percent jump …

Are EVs Really Green?

In a recent article in IEEE’s <i>Spectrum</i> magazine, “Unclean at any Speed,” Ozzie Zehner argues that battery electric vehicles (BEVs) are essentially trading one environmental problem for another rather than moving the ball forward on clean transportation. He makes a compelling case by arguing that the …

Lease Or Buy: More U.S. Customers Say Lease

A comeback in leasing continued in the second quarter.<p>The comeback is partly due to fashion and improved consumer confidence, and partly due to cold-blooded economics for customer households and for the car companies themselves.<p>General Motors said last week that not counting GM, leases accounted …