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Ever Wondered Why Lamborghini Called Their SUV The LM002?

It's because the name "Lamborghini Militaria 001" (or "Lamborghini Mimran 001" since the Swiss family just bought into the company) was already taken …

Sports Cars

Seller Submission: 1967 Porsche 912 Barn Find with extra parts

Says the seller: “This good project SWB Porsche 912 is mostly complete and ran 1 1/2 years ago. I am helping a friend liquidate his collection to …

First production 2014 Corvette Stingray Convertible auctioned for a cool million

Barrett-Jackson auctioned off the first production 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible in Palm Beach this evening, with the open-top two-seater commanding a huge winning bid of $1,000,000 from Rick Hendrick, owner of NASCAR team Hendrick Motorsports.<p>While the Geneva Motor Show C7 prototype …

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Guinness Strips Bugatti Veyron SS Of 'World's Fastest' Car Title

Bad news for Bugatti Veyron Super Sport owners: your car is no longer the fastest production car in the world, and is therefore just a slow, …

Sports Cars

What color would you choose for your 2014 Range Rover Sport? More -> http://bit.ly/10HQj6q

Who invented “swag” and “swagger”? Jay-Z? Soulja Boy? Brand Nubian?

In Justin Bieber’s new single “Boyfriend” he brags that he’s gonna “swag, swag, swag on you.” This is just the latest high-profile appearance of the …

Steve Jobs Didn't Invent Design, But He Patented It

U.S. Patent No. D486486 reads: "A display device with a moveable assembly attached to a flat panel display and to a base." Then there's Patent No. D469109, "the ornamental design for a media player, substantially as shown and described."<p>Those are just a couple of the more than 300 patents that bear …

Dyson Airblade Tap is ingenious cleaning combo

Dyson engineers are masters at re-imagining everyday tools and tasks. Case in point: the firm's new Airblade Tap hand dryer.<p>Capable of both washing …

Dyson new invention: What could it be?

The House of Dyson – the very same who brought us the bagless vacuum cleaner, airblade hand-dryer, and more recently the burn-free heater – is set to …

Travelers With Disabilities Get Help With New Inventions

Getting in the air and to a destination has its challenges for even the well traveled. We hope weather will cooperate and flights will be on time. On …

Bicyclean: A Bike For Recycling Electronic Waste

Rachel Field got the idea for the Bicyclean at the e-waste dump near Agbogbloshie market, in Accra, Ghana.<p>She says it was “almost a surreal place to be. [There were] mountains of refrigerators, computers, and cell phones, literally piled up outside.” Scores of people were taking everything apart, …

Want to Be More Inventive? Think Like a Fifth Grader | Inc.com

<b>Every entrepreneur</b> is trying to do something new and better. If your business doesn't improve in some way on the other dry cleaner in town or other app in the space, then why bother starting it, right? But inventing something truly different is rare—and very difficult. Is there any way those of us …

'Inventing Wine': The History Of A Very Vintage Beverage

Wine is our original alcoholic beverage. It dates back 8,000 years and, as Paul Lukacs writes in his new book, <i>Inventing Wine: A New History of One of the World's Most Ancient Pleasures</i>, was originally valued more because it was believed to be of divine origin than for its taste. And that's a good …