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Opel launches five new LPG models in Germany

Opel announces 5 new models of liquefied petroleum gas powered vehicles.

By Jul. 24, 2009


At Eco-marathon, teen-driving team races to 2,843 mpg

Due to incorrect information provided by the company, this post misstated the name of one of the fuels used in the Eco-marathon. The entry from Schurr High School ran off liquified petroleum gas (LPG).

By Apr. 14, 2008


Get 1 million Facebook 'Likes' for sex -- and a puppy

In one story, a girl tells a boy she will sleep with him if he gets 1 million Facebook Likes. In another, a dad tells his kids he will get them a puppy for the same "achievement." Is the world demented?

By Jan. 18, 2013


Why Yahoo's going for the Facebook 'cashectomy' just now

Unless this is part of a bigger blood feud, the sides may very well decide to split the difference and cut a deal.

By Mar. 12, 2012


Solar hydrogen filling stations to be built in Italy

Hydrogen is energy intensive, derived from nonrenewable resources, and is expensive to produce and transport, so don't expect to find it at the pump anytime soon. Unless you're in Italy.

By Aug. 17, 2010


You can't deny Eduardo Saverin a visa for being a jerk

The outrage directed at Facebook's co-founder has led some to demand that Uncle Sam deny him a U.S. visa. Good luck with that.

By May. 17, 2012


Lessig ditches Stanford for Harvard

Larry Lessig is leaving Stanford Law School to rejoin the faculty at Harvard Law School, a necessary move to help him fight corruption.

By Dec. 15, 2008


HP Envy Rove 20

HP's entry in the growing tabletop PC field, the 20-inch Envy Rove 20, is a fun family PC, but it really should have a full 1080p display.

By Aug. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 8, 2013

Opera chairman a longtime Microsoft critic

Although Opera's antitrust complaint against Redmond is new, Chairman William Raduchel in the late 1990s said Bill Gates was a lot like John Rockefeller.

By Dec. 14, 2007


At Eco-marathon, teen driving team races to 2,843 mpg

Three vehicles--including two from Mater Dei High School in Indiana--blow away last year's record for traveling very, very far on a gallon of gas.

By Apr. 14, 2008