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The Samsung Galaxy S6 is the Android phone of the year [REVIEW]

Samsung Galaxy S6<p>The Review<p>Samsung Galaxy S6<p>The Review<p>Welcome back, Samsung.<p>It's been a while since you've been at the top of your game, but the …

Phones

The week in pictures

Insurance Industry

Car-spotting: London, 1963

Triumphs and Hillmans and Rileys, oh my!<p>This image, from a summer day in 1963, appears to show nothing more than a packed car park at London Airport (renamed Heathrow in 1966, after the hamlet – Heath Row – that was demolished in 1944 to build it). But to aficionados of vintage European cars of the …

Photos

The week in pictures

Corvette Stingray: The rocket scientist’s ride

The original American astronauts were celebrities who drove Corvettes. Today’s astronauts are just about as anonymous as accountants, and no one really notices what they drive.<p>Is the Corvette too smart for its own good? Hardly.<p>Time passes. Astronauts and their machines surrender some stardust. But …

Lexus LF-NX Concept: Automotive origami

Lexus doesn't normally get these kinds of things wrong, but with this new concept bound for the Frankfurt Motor Show next week, erm...<p>It's called the Lexus LF-NX, and is the Japanese carmaker's vision of a “mid-sized” crossover – think Audi Q5 – that could become part of the range in the future.</i> …

Origami

Jag, the giant killer

It is not every day – or every decade, for that matter – that an entirely new sports car debuts, particularly one that picks up where a very famous forefather left off nearly 40 years before. For Jaguar, the British motor industry and fans of the marque all over the world, the F-type is a genuine …

Jaguar Cars

With i8, BMW finally plugs in

The BMW i8 made its international motor show debut as a concept in Frankfurt in 2011. As such, the public has had plenty of time to ogle the coupe’s low-slung lines and try to reconcile its high-minded ecological attributes with its potential for hooliganism.<p>By the time the i8 hits showrooms in …

Autos

Nissan Rogue returns, stronger and smarter, for $23,350

In a perfect world, an automobile's name would fairly represent the vehicle’s traits and abilities.<p>The Nissan Rogue crossover has never lived in that world. There is nothing to qualify it as the rapscallion of its class, and it has been easily dismissed against more modern and sophisticated …

Nanuk, the off-road Audi supercar

Concept cars are built with the explicit purpose of tickling the imagination, stunning crowds and presenting in many cases a far-off vision for a brand.<p>But among those gathered on 9 September, the eve of the Frankfurt motor show, at an off-site presentation, the Audi Nanuk prompted a collective …

Audi Sport Quattro Concept: A hybrid homage

At the Frankfurt motor show, Audi brought two distinct styling approaches to essentially the same problem: creating high performance on- and off-road.<p>While the Nanuk is the nostalgist-baiting wedge design, the Sport Quattro strikes a more future-forward pose, even as it pays homage to the original …

Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupé: Belle of the ball?

“Class.” Mercedes-Benz uses the term to distinguish its model lines from one another. It is also a fitting word to use in discussion of the Concept S-Class Coupé unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show.<p>This is not always the case where big Mercedes are concerned, which can often skew towards …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Opel Monza, on a wing and a prayer

Opel, General Motors’ German division, has struggled with a stodgy, workaday image – and years of losses – but the slinky Monza concept should help push perception of the company towards the more contemporary end of the spectrum.<p>The primary way to shift perceptions, of course, is through styling, …

Range Rovers that sip, rather than slurp

Land Rovers are rightly lauded for their ability to claw their way past almost any obstacle – except for maybe a gas pump.<p>That changes with the introduction at the Frankfurt motor show of hybrid-electric versions of the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport. The company has made huge strides in the …

In Frankfurt, Q30 gives Infiniti a boost

To gaze upon Infiniti's gleaming Q30 Concept hatchback, unveiled in Frankfurt on 10 September, one might not imagine just how trying these times are for Nissan's luxury brand, which is just a year off from its silver anniversary.<p>Since its 1989 launch, the marque has played second fiddle to Lexus – …

Bentley’s Continental power play

Bentley may not have many models, but the German-owned British super-luxury automaker certainly knows how to make the most of what it has.<p>The new Continental GT V8 S coupe and convertible joined the family on 10 September – sportier than the V8 and W12 models, but not so much as to cramp the style …

Bentley Motors

Top 10 debuts at Frankfurt

Nissan Rogue

Tomcar: Australia’s four-wheeled Swiss Army knife

Borne from battle, the first Australian-made Tomcar all-terrain vehicle (ATV) is making inroads among civilians.<p>The Tomcar traces its roots nearly a half-century back to the Six Day War on the Sinai Peninsula, but its second coming, pictured here, was developed amid the dusty cattle yards and bleak …

One Giant Leap: Frog Photobombs NASA Spacecraft Launch Photo | Colossal

<p>In one one of the more bizarre photobombs ever, NASA released a photograph of what appears to be a frog that may have attempted, and subsequently …

My Modern Shop Spotlight – Lincoln Harrison’s Spectacular Startrails

Australian photographer Lincoln Harrison is now well-known for his magnificent long exposure photography of radiant, swirling stars illuminating the night sky. Each remarkable shot after the next is a breathtaking document of the luminous, starry Australian nights Harrison diligently stayed up, …

Small Scale Paintings by Jacob van Loon

Abstraction and Geometric Shapes.<p>This is a selection of small-scale paintings by artist Jacob van Loon. His artworks combine abstraction with linear …