Volvo revealing ultra-luxurious XC90 Excellence in Shanghai [w/video]
The XC90 Excellence also offers a leather instrument panel with contrasting thread, while the headliner of the cabin is colour coordinated pure Nubuck textile. Exterior styling differentiators including an Excellence rank mark, chrome B- and C-pillar ...
April 14, 2015
USA Caught In Enormous Policy Vise - ZIRP & QE Destructive Influence
The clock is running to put the rascals out of office, to install the Gold Standard, and to restore justice. It can never be removed, since Wall Street needs the free money to gamble on carry trades, the USDept Treasury needs the free money in its ...
May 2, 2015
Volkswagen C Coupe Concept luxury limo revealed
Volkswagen claims a pure electric range of 50km, while you can travel up to 130km/h in said pure EV mode. Combined-cycle fuel consumption is 2.3 litres per 100km, giving it a range of 800km. cabin (with acres of rear legroom), it's a very similar ...
April 19, 2015
2015 Smart ForTwo and ForFour show their funky design in Paris
As standard, the cars will be offered with cruise control, keyless entry, LCD display in the instrument cluster along with an external temperature gauge. Moving on to more expensive versions will reward buyers with a JBL sound system, heated seats and ...
October 2, 2014
Use Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) for low-cost liquid level measurement ...
In the previous articles, Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) and how to apply TDR to level sensing were discussed. In this article, we move to the implementation of a TDR liquid level- sensing system. Figure 1 shows the components needed for a TDR ...
Britain's Best Driver's Car 2014 - the supercars
So you sit nice and low in the car, with a big, yellow revcounter dominating the instrument cluster, arms outstretched slightly, right foot hovering over a big accelerator pedal. As you move off, the 458 Speciale bounces a touch Having said that ...
October 15, 2014
Consequence of Sound
While we often associate sports records solely with glory, Crystal doesn't shy away from showing us the ugliness that Maris endured to achieve his record: media cheap shots, hate mail, death threats (to both him and his family), and around-the-clock ...
These three are sure to be at the business end of this year’s contest: Ferrari’s achingly brilliant 458 Speciale versus McLaren’s unfeasibly potent 650S versus last year’s outright winner, the already proven Porsche 911 GT3 – in non-barbecue... Around a circuit like Castle Combe, they are also a whole lot more approachable than their hypercar cousins and are therefore not that much slower than them against the stopwatch. But then the 458 Speciale is one of those rare cars that always over-delivers, no matter what your expectations of it may be. The noise that it makes is enough on its own to make your heart skip a beat. Quite how it manages to pass road car noise regulations is hard to fathom, considering how deliciously deafening it sounded every time it hammered past the pits. And every time it did so, anyone lucky enough to be standing around in the paddock would stop, stare and smile. So you sit nice and low in the car, with a big, yellow revcounter dominating the instrument cluster, arms outstretched slightly, right foot hovering over a big accelerator pedal. As you move off, the 458 Speciale bounces a touch along the bumpy pit lane, but the moment that it makes contact with the circuit at anything approaching a decent speed, it settles and feels immediately at home,.
Since 2005, iLounge’s editors have selected each year’s best upcoming Apple accessories from an ever-increasing pool of products debuted in January. Our Best of Show Awards remain the Apple accessory industry’s most difficult to earn, as they are based exclusively on merit, extremely limited in number, and cannot be bought in any way. Best of Show Awards always focus on the rare combination of great design, features, and pricing. Following an extended advance submission process, our team of editors followed up by actively seeking out excellence on CES’s official show floors, selecting only the best products for Best of Show and Best of Show Finalist Awards. Overall Best of Show: ZeroChroma Folio Slide for iPad mini. Our editors agreed that the single best Apple accessory we saw at CES was ZeroChroma’s latest and greatest iPad mini case, Folio Slide ($70 and up). Simply put, it’s as close to the perfect iPad case as we’ve ever seen, and we’ve tested hundreds... Capable of serving as a playthrough case or folio, it features ZeroChroma’s new Flux-Stand, a slim, hugely adjustable pop-out rear stand with nearly infinite rotation and angle options, as well as detachable, replaceable magnetic lids.
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Pendulum clocks synchronise using sound pulses, scientists discover
After 350 years two Portuguese researchers believe that pendulum clocks eventually swing together because of sound pulses that travel through the wall from clock to clock. Henrique Oliveira, a mathematician at the University of Lisbon and co-author of the ...
July 26, 2015
Infinity Instruments Retro Iron Wall Clock, Aura
Infinity Instruments Retro Wall Clock collection has been a staple in the interior design/wall décor accessories for well over a decade. It has proven the test of time with a clean retro look that fits most, if not all, home décor layouts. There have ...
July 10, 2015
New Music: Statik Selektah Feat. Ab-Soul, Jon Connor, Logic, And Francesca ‘Alarm Clock’
After having tracks featuring the likes of Royce Da 5’9″, Freddie Gibbs and Black Thought, Statik turns to Jon Connor, Ab-Soul & Logic for his third offering, “Alarm Clock”. You can pre-order ‘What Goes Around’ on iTunes right now. The album ...
July 28, 2014
Infinity Instruments High Rise Wall/Tabletop Clock, Walnut
Infinity Instruments High Rise has been in the Infinity line for over 15 years. It has become part of the Infinity Signature series. This modern / contemporary designed wall / tabletop clock has a clean look that is prefect for any décor.
December 10, 2013
Dallas Life: Repairman is cuckoo for cuckoo clocks
It was a pure ... clocks, he would come in and wind, oil and even adjust grandfather clocks,” Marchesoni says. Marchesoni’s family clock business is approaching 40 years in the Dallas area. His father, engineer Valentino Marchesoni, left Texas ...
June 23, 2012