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Aston Martin’s Vantage GT3 is now the GT12 after a Porsche complaint

What’s in a name? A lot, even if that name is just two letters and a number. When it debuted at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, Aston Martin’s latest track toy was named the Vantage GT3 special edition, but now it’s the GT12. Why? Because Porsche thought the name Vantage GT3 was a little too close to its own hardcore performance model, the 911 GT3. After months of negotiations, Porsche was able to twist Aston’s arm and get the Vantage’s name ch......
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What’s the best way to view a total eclipse? Just watch this music video

Never mind that you’ve never heard of the band Hamferð, or that you might not enjoy their brand of doom metal music. But you should check out their new music video, which spectacularly captured the recent total solar eclipse that occurred on March 20, 2015 (via PetaPixel). For most of us, the eclipse wasn’t visible unless you lived in the upper reaches of the Arctic and Northern Europe, a sparsely populated area of the world. But one place ......
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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander confirmed for 2015 NY Auto Show

For the past few years, it seems like Mitsubishi has been playing dead. The Japanese carmaker has eliminated models from its lineup and neglected others, while keeping launches of new and updated products to a minimum. Mitsubishi will at least show some signs of life at the 2015 New York Auto Show with the 2016 Outlander, a refreshed version of the current-generation model that debuted in 2013. The updated Outlander will debut the “new face......
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Bloodborne starting guide: Dark Souls, this is not

As the first game in Dark Souls’ lineage that doesn’t actually have “Souls” in its name, you might expect Bloodborne to be a little different — and you’d be right. Dark Souls, this is not. With that in mind, even veteran Souls players are going to need some help starting out in Bloodborne. From Software has altered the very DNA of its punishing and rewarding signature formula, and you’re going to have to adjust the way you approach the deve......
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The NFL won’t blackout games this year

Hear the collective applause from football fans across America? That’s because the National Football League (NFL) has confirmed that it will no longer block local TV broadcasts of games if they fail to sell enough tickets in local stadiums, reports Variety. Brian McCarthy, spokesperson for the League, confirmed the good news via a simple Tweet via his @NFLprguy account: no blackouts in ’15 #nflseason. Clubs voted to suspend policy for 1-yea......
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Obama forms council to bring faster broadband Internet to more people

President Barack Obama has formed an initiative that aims to bring fast and affordable broadband Internet to more people. On Monday morning, the President signed a memorandum that formally creates the Broadband Opportunity Council, an interagency program that will focus on increasing broadband adoption and stimulating competition between broadband providers. “Access to high-speed broadband is no longer a luxury; it is a necessity for Americ......
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What’s cooking in the kitchen? Check on Jenn-Air’s smart oven from the living room

Is dinner ready? Jenn-Air’s first wireless, dual convection wall oven lets home cooks find out the answer by eyeballing their iOS and Android devices. No need to leave the couch to preheat your cooker. Through a coordinating app, users can access Culinary Center, the brand’s color-image-driven cooking system, which provides advice on over 30 choices categorized by food type, desired doneness, and type of cook- or bakeware. Unsure if your tu......
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2016 Range Rover Sport adds 380-hp HST Limited Edition, ‘InControl’ remote connectivity

At the 2015 New York Auto Show, Jaguar Land Rover will introduce a new variant of the Range Rover Sport called the HST Limited Edition. No, it’s not a faster version of the 550-horsepower SVR, aka the fastest SUV to ever lap the famed Nurburgring, but it’s no slouch with 380 hp coming from its 3.0-liter supercharged V6. “The HST extends our Range Rover Sport line-up giving customers even greater choice,” said David Mitchell, the automaker’s......
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Things will go from bad to worse this week in Telltale’s Game of Thrones, Episode 3

Telltale Games has released a trailer for “The Sword in the Darkness,” episode three of Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series, which drops on Tuesday, March 24, for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Mac, and Windows. It will follow on Xbox platforms March 25 and iOS/Android on March 26. The episode’s title is a line from the Night’s Watch oath, meaning we will be spending some time up at the Wall with poor, exiled Gared. Things have taken a ......
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