Uber announced last week that it will bring a fleet of self-driving Volvo XC90 SUVs to Pittsburgh starting at the end of this month. This is part of a $300 million partnership, with the end goal being a replacement of Uber’s one million human drivers with robot ones. While the fleet is being lauded as “self-driving,” the cars aren’t fully there yet. Read more...
“I knew the McNuggets was jealous of the fries / I could see it through his artificial meat eyes” Frank Ocean finally dropped his long-awaited new album on Saturday night, and Blonde came with an unexpected treasure: an accompanying zine that contains, among other things, an ode to anthropomorphic fast food penned by one Mr. Show More Summary
Recalls used to be something that didn’t really happen all that often, but these days, it seems like every manufacturer is taking a bite of shame pie. Ford is the most recent company to pop out recalls this month. Two of the recalls are safety related, and one is compliance related, leading to more than 100,000 vehicles affected. Show More Summary
1955 Chrysler New Yorker DeLuxe Town and Country station wagon for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller’s description: Though production numbers seem to vary, most would agree that just over 1,000 of these grand station wagons were manufactured–about 1,036. How many have actually survived is anyone’s guess, some believe only a handful; perhaps less than […]
Photos by Mark McCourt. Cracking paint from a 25-year-old restoration was all it took for Jurgen Wilms to decide that his newly acquired AMX/3 – a car that probably doesn’t need any paint at all, thanks to its unique provenance and its Giotto Bizzarrini styling – could use a little sprucing up, and thanks to […]
The Hawaiian Tropic 1979 Porsche 935 hammers at $4.4 million at Pebble Beach. Photo by Mike Maez, courtesy Gooding & Company. It’s delivered class wins in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, plus overall wins in the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring. Its famous drivers include Brian Redman, Bobby Rahal […]
When New Jersey natives and adventure travelers Tim and Antonia wanted a kick-ass destination wedding, they chose an epic spot. Nowhere other than Iceland can you experience fire, ice, raging waterfalls, and endless cliff lines all in one day. Show More Summary
We’re back to recap the most noteworthy sneaker releases of the weekend ahead, ensuring that you stay plugged in to the source and are able to cop with the swiftness. As always, a ton of great kicks from a wide range of brands are releasing, so we put them altogether here for convenience. Peep the […]
See, Twitter is good for something. From Oregon Another photo from our visit to Goschie Farms: hop particulate floating down from conveyor belts high above ground. pic.twitter.com/nh7CINHFfw — Block 15 Brewing Co. (@Block15Brewing) August 25, 2016 From Washington Another sunrise in hop country. Show More Summary
I’ve always wanted to be one of those people who needs only four or five hours of sleep a night. Unfortunately, I’m not—without a consistent minimum of 6-8 hours, and usually on the high side of that range, I don’t perform very well. If...Show More Summary
The captain of the doomed El Faro cargo ship sounded an alarm for his crew to abandon the vessel shortly before it sank last fall in a hurricane near the Bahamas, killing all 33 onboard, the U.
The famous Group 5 BMW E21 320 Turbo, about to put in some work at Laguna Seca. Read more...
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(Image credit: Submitted by Lauren Chapin) It can be hard to feel inspired when you walk into your newly purchased home's living room and the windows (and fireplace mantel and furniture) are dripping in drapery reminiscent of a doily. Show More Summary
We've seen bits and pieces of Jessica Alba's home before — but now she's taking us on a grand tour.
Android Nougat : For reasons mankind can’t yet fathom, Google keeps teasing us with a sweet Night Mode in Android betas, then yanking it at the last second . Fortunately, it’s still buried in the latest version. This app brings it back. Read more...
Swiss Airlines drops prices to $300s from mid-September to early December departures for New York JFK $318 or Chicago $372 to Krakow and $401 round trip from either JFK or ORD to Warsaw, Poland. Even lower fares are found through Momondo.com searches. Show More Summary
You know you're a working mom when you enter the office in a beautiful new dress and have a glaring PB and J stain or snot rocket all over the front of it. Of course, you didn't realize it because you were too busy shoving kids intoShow More Summary
We need to be able to print in space.