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TECH

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Apple Responds To BBC Panorama's Portrayal Of Supplier...

 Apple was the subject of a recent investigative report by BBC’s Panorama program, which presented as part of its findings various instances where suppliers of the... Read More

steve

Gillmor Gang LIVE 12.19.14

 Gillmor Gang – Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Alexia Tsotsis, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. LIVE recording session today at 1pm PT. Gillmor Gang on Facebook Our... Read More

GADGETS

Sony Pictures CEO claims 'we...

Sony Pictures CEO claims 'we have not caved'

While President Obama has joined the voices criticizing Sony Pictures for its decision to pull The Interview, its CEO claims he " In an interview with CNN set to air tonight... Read More

Tesla's first Model S battery...

Tesla's first Model S battery swap station opens next week

Tesla's automated battery swap stations that boost cars with a fully charged power pack instead of a slow charge are finally becoming a reality. First shown off over a year... Read More

T-Mobile pays $90 million to...

T-Mobile pays $90 million to settle claims it profited from...

T-Mobile protested its innocence after the Federal Trade Commission accused it of letting text message-based scams run amok in the name of profit, but it's not going to fight... Read More

MOVIES

Neil Patrick Harris Meets the...

Neil Patrick Harris Meets the Freaks in New 'AHS: Freak...

"American Horror Story: Freak Show" is taking a little holiday hiatus, but FX has offered us a little Christmas treat to tide us over until January 7. This teaser... Read More

Kate Winslet is No Shrinking...

Kate Winslet is No Shrinking Violet in 'A Little Chaos'...

Who knew landscape gardening could be such a cutthroat biz? In "A Little Chaos," Kate Winslet stars as a female landscape artist who's recruited to work on King Louis XIV's... Read More

Check Out This 'Star Wars'...

Check Out This 'Star Wars' Christmas Light Show (VIDEO)

It's hard not to get a little Grinchy right around this time of year, but perhaps this "Star Wars"-themed Christmas lights extravaganza will warm the cockles of your... Read More

FOOD

10 Surprising Facts About...

10 Surprising Facts About Chipotle

If you're a Chipotle fan, you'll probably want to know these 10 surprising facts about the Mexican food chain. Read More

Expert Tip: The One-Handed...

Expert Tip: The One-Handed Egg Crack

Have you mastered the one-handed egg crack yet? Watch and learn the technique to crack an egg with one hand. Read More

Starbucks Cards are Setting...

Starbucks Cards are Setting Christmas Records

If you planned on giving a Starbucks card as a Christmas gift, you are not alone! Sales of Starbucks cards are setting records. Read More

GAMING

Joystiq Deals: 180 QX Drone With Extra Battery

Joystiq Deals: 180 QX Drone...

We all know that one day the robo-revolution will come and the machines will cast all us... Read More

Joystiq Streams: Halo 5 beta, live and uncut [UPDATE: Live!]

Joystiq Streams: Halo 5 beta,...

Halo is on the brain this December. We're chock full of conflicting emotions about Master... Read More

Assassin's Creed director's next game is 'historical action'

Assassin's Creed director's...

Former Assassin's Creed series Creative Director Patrice Desilets discussed the direction... Read More

AUTOS

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With the Russian ruble losing over 40 percent of its value since June, automakers are temporarily stopping sales in Russian until they can adjust prices, or see things stabilize.

Continue reading GM, Audi, Jaguar halt Russian sales amidst ruble's collapse

GM, Audi, Jaguar halt Russian sales amidst ruble's collapse originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Filed under: Earnings/Financials, Government/Legal, Audi, GM, Jaguar, Car Buying,...

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Spanish motorcycle brand Bultaco is back on the scene with its latest electric cycle. The Brinco is an electrically assisted moped made to traverse rough roads, with disc brakes and lots of suspension travel at the front and rear. Its four-horsepower motor can go about 19 miles on a charge or, you can start pedaling.

Continue reading Bultaco returns with new offroad electric bike

Bultaco returns with new offroad electric bike originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Filed under: Green, Europe, Motorcycle, Bikes, ElectricSpanish motorcycle brand Bultaco...

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A June investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has led to a full recall of the 2005 Dodge Ram, after investigators discovered a loose pinion nut could cause the rear axle to seize. 280,000 vehicles are affected globally, while 257,000 are in the US market.

Continue reading Chrysler recalling 280k Dodge Ram 1500 pickups over axle seizures

Chrysler recalling 280k Dodge Ram 1500 pickups over axle seizures originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Filed under: Recalls, Dodge, Ram, Safety, TruckA June investigation by the National...

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Tesla has finally launched its long-awaited Model S battery swap technology. The first station, still in a limited beta test phase, is now open between Los Angeles and San Francisco in California.

Continue reading Tesla starts real-world beta testing of Model S battery swaps in California

Tesla starts real-world beta testing of Model S battery swaps in California originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:07:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Filed under: Green, Tesla, ElectricTesla has finally launched its long-awaited Model S...

FASHION

The best gifts for your...

Filed under: Holiday Do you have a friend who frequents tennis courts, country clubs, and...

The 5 biggest trends in...

Filed under: Tech Style The year hasn't quite run out yet, but we're going to call it and...

The best fashion books to...

Filed under: Holiday Books can make wonderful presents - especially for those who live...