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United Airlines Boeing 737-700 Landing at Newark Liberty International Airport [HD 1080p]

LH 747-8 Takeoff & Climbout Frankfurt HD Beautiful Sky

New airport terminal puts Shenzhen on the global architecture map

The building runs 1.5 km (5,000 ft) in length, covering an internal area of half a million square meters (5.4 million sq ft). But its most striking …

Architecture

Marty McFly Power Laces Will Be Real By Next Year Says Nike Designer

Remember these?<p>Power laces. The coolest thing to ever keep a shoe on your foot - only they're not real.<p>But Tinker Hatfield, a designer at Nike, has …

IRL: Is the Lumia 1020 good enough to replace a standalone camera?

<i>Welcome to</i> IRL<i>, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in real life and take a second look at products that already got the formal review treatment.</i><p>You only need to look at Jon Fingas' Instagram feed to understand how much he enjoys smartphone photography. We …

WATCH: A Death-Defying Climb To The Top Of Shanghai Tower

A pair of daredevils, a Russian and a Ukrainian, scales the as-yet-unfinished Shanghai Tower, the world's second-tallest building.<p>As Russia Today writes:<p>"Donning army camos, black hoodies and face masks, Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov evoke a Black Bloc aesthetic and an even more nonchalant …

Two killed as more storms batter Britain | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Two people were killed and 32 people were rescued from a seaside restaurant on Friday as storms and strong winds battered Britain, adding more misery to areas already hit by widespread flooding and transport chaos.<p>Gales of up to 80 miles (129 kilometres) per hour and heavy rain …

Dyche's Deadline Frustration

Sean Dyche admitted to being thwarted in his attempts to strengthen the Clarets squad ahead of Thursday’s 5pm deadline.<p>Speaking to Clarets Player, …

Microsoft Tweaking Xbox One Controller For 'Titanfall'

Microsoft, it would seem, is all in on Titanfall. Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming mech-shooter is, arguably, the centerpiece of the Xbox One’s first few months, and the company is making sure that the console is good and ready for it when it arrives. We’re meant to be getting a software update …

Michael Pachter: PlayStation Now Is 'A Joke'

There’s been lots of speculation over Sony’s upcoming PlayStation Now service, which offers cloud-based PlayStation games to a number of non-console devices, including Sony’s TVs and smartphones.<p>Will the service be hampered by poor internet speeds? Will it fundamentally change the way we think …

Refreshed Volkswagen Scirocco Hot Hatch Debuts Before Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show isn’t scheduled to start until early March, but that hasn’t stopped Volkswagen from spilling the beans on the refreshed Scirocco hot hatch. That’s probably because the German automaker is excited to announce all the improvements, including a new range of more powerful engines …

Auto Shows

2015 BMW 2-series Active Tourer: The Beginning of a New Era

The front-drive BMW is upon us.<p>BMW’s future includes front-wheel drive, a layout that ultimately will nearly the double the brand’s sales and production. With the introduction of the 2015 2-series Active Tourer, that future is upon us. (Deep breaths.) As if a front-drive BMW wasn’t bad enough, this …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

New Ferrari California T revealed - official Ferrari video

Porsche Strongly Considering Making 991-Generation GT3 RS Available with a Stick

The RS version of this 991-gen GT3 will look similar but with more aero madness.<p>Porsche’s 911 Turbo and Turbo S models are monsters, in a good way, but we’ve typically preferred the purist approach of the naturally aspirated GT3 models. And the current GT3 is no exception; it’s the most desirable …

Maserati Levante Powertrain Comes Into Focus

We’ve known for some time that the upcoming Maserati Levante SUV would be based on the Jeep Grand Cherokee/Dodge Durango architecture, but that it will be built in Italy rather than Michigan. That all has led to speculation over how much of the vehicle will be Chrysler and how much will be …

Maserati

Lamborghini Huracan Nets 700 Orders Before First Production Car Built

Back in the 1980s, the name Lamborghini was synonymous with the movie “Cannonball Run” and the Countach model’s jackknife doors. Although the term “Lambo doors” has stuck in describing upward-pivoting doors, the best-selling Lamborghini of the modern era has conventional front-hinged, swing-out …

Sports Cars

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer First Look

Outside the Wheelhouse<p>All the greats experiment with something out of their wheelhouse at one point or another. KISS went disco at the end of the ‘70s; Michael Jordan tried baseball in the mid-‘90s, and now BMW is debuting at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show a front-drive car. The confusingly named BMW 2 …

BMW