Proximity Keys Suck And This Is Why

Just because you can do something doesn't mean that you necessarily should. Hence the curious lack of venison-flavored gum with an appletini-and-wasabi center. The same goes for technology as well. There's a vast array of incredible things that we're capable of, technologically, but not all of those things make sense.… » 3/07/13 12:23pm 3/07/13 12:23pm

No Doubt About The Noble M600 Being Mid-Engined

I went to see Noble at Geneva as I was curious how things work at Leicester's best. They had a Carbon Sport and a "normal" M600 on display, and I just couldn't stop looking at that engine bay. The positioning of that twin-charged 650 HP Yamaha V8 is day one at supercar school. » 3/07/13 12:15pm 3/07/13 12:15pm

Women Won't Buy American, Toyota Shakes Things Up, And GM Wants More…

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 3/07/13 9:00am 3/07/13 9:00am

The Six Things You Need To Become a Chrysler "Senior Prototype Location …

Paul Treppa’s official job title is “Senior Prototype Location Technician” but our contact at Chrysler Canada referred to him as “the Viper handler.”

Treppa – he was the big, bespectacled guy you saw standing next to the 2013 SRT Viper display at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto this year – is the guy in …
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How Preparing for the Singularity in the Present Is Shaping the Future


We are living in an age of some truly grand challenges. Consider a few. Approximately 41 percent of men and women will develop cancer at some point during their lifetime, according to the National Cancer Institute. Sophisticated data breaches in 2013 resulted in over 57 million records exposed. Economic inequality is… » 3/27/14 9:00am 3/27/14 9:00am