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BMW’s 4-series Grande Coupé is Official, Unveiling in March (video)

So if you're just getting comfortable with the concept that BMW's 3-series is a sedan, and the 4-series is a coupe, don't. Here are images of the 4-series Grand Coupe, which is like the 640i or 650i GC, which I drove late last ...
 
Cell Phones
 
Screen Size to Front Infographic
Screen Size to Front Infographic
Screen Size to Front Infographic

This Infographic Shows Which Phones Are More Display Than Bezel

How big is your phone's screen?  I've long lamented about the iPhone's tiny screen, largely because I switched to a Nexus 4 last year and since have had a phone display that measures almost 5-inches in size.  I'm not saying tha...

 
 
Gear
 
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DJI Phantom 2 Vision-006
DJI Phantom 2 Vision-006

DJI Phantom 2 Vision Review (video)

Parrot's AR Drone Quadricopter might be the most well known thanks to its association with the iPhone, but it's hardly, and by far the best.  Course, one wouldn't know this until they lay their hands on a legit four bladed heli...
 
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Cars
 
Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC Coupé Edition 1 (C 217) 2013
Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC Coupé Edition 1 (C 217) 2013
Mercedes-Benz S 500 4MATIC Coupé Edition 1 (C 217) 2013

Mercedes-Benz’s New S Class Coupe is Dead Sexy, Comes with Magical Sunroof

If you thought that Audi and BMW were eating Mercedes' lunch, think again.  This is the Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe, or more specifically the S550 Coupe. Initially shown off at the Frankfurt motor show as a concept, the S550 ha...

 
Offbeat
 
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Ukes Climb Shangai Tower
Ukes Climb Shangai Tower

Video of the Day: Watch Two Guys Illegally Scale One of the World’s Tallest Buildings (video)

What's more crazy than a Russian climbing a ridiculously high building in Russia? A Russian (these guys are actually Ukrainian) climbing a ridiculously high building in China.  Get caught and they'll likely throw away the key, ...
 
 
Gear
 
Fitbit Force
Fitbit Force
Fitbit Force

Fitbit Force Review: Their Best Yet

U
ntil recently, if you wanted to check your accumulated steps, floors climbed, or calories burned, you needed to sync your Fitbit to your smartphone or computer.  Not entirely practical if yo...
 
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Sponsored
 
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heineken legendary

Become Legend…wait for it…dary This Weekend Simply By Watching This Heineken Film (video/sponsored)

If Heineken's skill and effort for making that unique flavor in the now classic Heineken beer matches a 10th of the superhuman talent these actors put forth in their auditions, then all other beer purveyors should drain their d...
 
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Watch DJ Armin van Buuren Move the Crowd In Heineken’s ‘Dance More, Drink Slow’ Video (Sponsored)

When the fella's and I hit the clubs, it's all about the girls. Sure, some of us are married and tied down, but there's always a couple singles in our group on any given weekend party night. Most good friends have to play "wing...

 
 
Vehicles
 
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2014 Fiat 500 Turbo-004
2014 Fiat 500 Turbo-004

2014 Fiat 500 Turbo Review (video)

Wedged some where between a go-kart and a hot hatch sits the Fiat 500.  Or in my case a Fiat 500 Turbo.  It's a zippy machine that puts the kid back in driving thanks to its diminutive size, a some what unforgiving ride, and a ...
 
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Offbeat
 
Slow Magnet Fall
Slow Magnet Fall
Slow Magnet Fall

Video of the Day: Watch a Magnet Slowly Fall to the Floor Without Wires or Magic (video)

No wires, no magic, no special effects. Yes, this block of metal (actually a magnet) is slowly falling towards the floor thanks to something called Eddy Currents. To be candid this isn't the first time we've seen this effect. B...

 
Review Articles
 
DJI Phantom-2
DJI Phantom-2
DJI Phantom-2

DJI Phantom 2 Vision Quick Hands On and First Impressions (video)

Expect a full written review as well as a video review coming soon.  But for now, check out our quick hands on and first impressions of the DJI Phantom 2 Vision, a $1,200 quadricopter with a built-in HD camera that relays video...
 
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skydiving knock out
skydiving knock out

Video of the Day: POV Video of Skydiver Knocked Out, Saved Midair (video)

I thought I had seen all there is to see when it comes to midair collisions, exploding airplanes and skydivers.  Looks like I was wrong.  While this video is devoid of explosions, it does depict yet another skydiving feat that ...