Manhart MHX6 800 Turns the BMW X6 SUV Into an 823HP Monster

When is a BMW X6 not just a stylish SUV used purely for transportation? When tuner Manhart gets their hands on one. Introducing the Manhart MHX6 800, which now boasts an upgraded 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 engine that generates 823 hp and 811 lb-ft of torque, good for both the street and track. On the outside, you also get an aerodynamic bodykit, complete with new bumpers, a vented hood, rear diffuser and trunklid spoiler. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one showing how not to land an orbital rocket booster. Read More

Futuristic Renault SYMBIOZ Concept is World’s First Integrated House and Electric Car

The Renault Symbioz Concept is touted as “an integrated house and car,” and basically, this means the vehicle is capable of fully interacting with connected homes, cities and road infrastructures. However, it’s no slouch under the hood either, as it sports all-electric motors located on the rear axle that generate a combined 671 hp and 486 lb-ft of torque. All this power means it can go from 0-62 mph from a standstill in under 6-seconds, while traveling more than 310 miles on a full charge. Plus, its 72 kWh batteries can be charged to 80% of their capacity in just 20-minutes with an inductive charging system. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including… Read More

Apple iPhone X

The new Apple iPhone X version ditches bezel and goes for a glass front and back design. This design is complete with water and dust resistance to hold up to your every day. Additionally, the design is available in two finishes: Space Gray and Silver. The edge-to-edge 5.8-inch display makes this smartphone the first of its kind in the iPhone lineup. This is also the first OLED display from Apple. Better termed as the Super Retina Display by the team,… Continue Reading Read More

Autonomous Audi Aicon Has No Steering Wheel, Might be in Bladerunner 2049

The autonomous Audi Aicon comes equipped with an SAE Level 3 system that lets the driver leave steering, braking, following distance, and speed maintenance functions to the built-in AI computer systems. You read that right, its Artificial intelligence (AI) technology is designed to adapt and refine decision-making so that it can anticipate about 10 seconds ahead. Under the hood, it boasts an all-electric drive system, with one electric motor for the front wheels and two for the rear wheels, that delivers 429 horsepower, good for a 62-mph dash in 4.5-seconds. The battery capacity is rated at 95 kWh, and the vehicle has both inductive charging and 150-kW fast charging capabilities. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most… Read More

The Latest iPhone X News: Weekend Edition

Here’s the latest iPhone X news as we head towards the Sept. 12 reveal … Where Things StandNew features leaked. 9to5Mac and MacRumors have received leaked versions of iOS 11 GM, which should arrive for developers this week. The leak is full of discoveries, including: At least 16 new wallpapers for iPhone are incoming, including “seven sure-to-be-popular retro-styled versions.” First look at third-generation Apple Watch. Portrait Lighting, supports “Contour Light, Natural Light, Stage Light, Stage Light Mono, and Studio Light. It’s possible this Portrait mode enhancement could be related to the flash when shooting.” True Tone Display “Face ID appears to be the official marketing name for what’s been referenced as Pearl ID, the facial recognition features that … Read More

MINI John Cooper Works GP Concept Revealed Ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show

The MINI John Cooper Works GP Concept has been revealed ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show, and it features a large front splitter, honeycomb mesh grille with red accents, extended front fenders, a hood scoop, and 19-inch lightweight alloy wheels. This racing concept was designed purely for the track, so the interior only includes the essentials, such as an aluminum roll cage, two racing seats with five-point harnesses, along with a digital instrument cluster. Click here to view the first image in this week’s funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of Carl Sagan explaining how we know the Earth is round. Read More

All-Electric Aspark Hypercar Has More Than 1,000HP, Does 0-60 in Under 2-Seconds

Developed by a Japanese company, the all-electric Aspark hypercar claims that it will become the quickest accelerating vehicle on the market, capable of accelerating from 0-62mph in under 2 seconds. While details about its electric powertrain are sparse, drive could be sent to all four wheels, with the motors generating in excess of 1,000 hp. Other features include: a lightweight carbon fiber body and sleek gullwing doors. The vehicle will make its official debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show next week. Click here to view the first image in this week’s geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of Despacito being played on two calculators. Read More

Dropdown alternatives for better (mobile) forms

Using dropdown menus in forms might seem a no-brainer: they don’t take much space on the UI, they automatically validate the input, all browsers and platforms support them, they’re easy and cheap to implement, and the users know them well enough. At the same time, though, dropdown (or select) menus are one of the most frequently misused form patterns and “should be the UI of last resort”, according to Luke Wroblewski and many others. Let’s look at some of the limitations and concerns: In a dropdown, the available options are not visibleuntil you click or tap to open it. Also, the length of the list is hidden at first sight, that is, users can’t predict if a dropdown menu would contain 2 or 50 elements. Selecting an option … Read More

Snapped: OP for COAST Friday

For the third season running, the team at COAST UK has tapped our own OP to be the face of their AW17 campaign. This time around, they’re showing off their off-duty line, Friday, a less formal collection meant for a polished everyday look that can seamlessly be worked into your wardrobe and mixed with your more formal pieces as well. A relaxed take on the Coast aesthetic, the Friday Autumn Winter collection retains the spirit of the first with effortlessly chic, off-duty pieces for day-to-night dressing. Hero pieces for the season include the ultimate white shirt with cut-out detailing and a floral embroidered mesh dress that can also be worn as a cover-up. The trophy jacket is a key look … Read More

Terradyne Gurkha is a Street-Legal Armored Tank Used in Robocop, Priced at $699,900

Always wanted a street-legal armored tank? If so, then look no further than this Terradyne Gurkha, which will set you back a whopping $699,900. Featuring Level 7 ballistic, and .50 caliber armored protection, it can not only withstand bomb blasts, but will take anyone several hours to cut through its exterior using a plasma cutter. A total of two were built for the Robocop movie, and both are powered by a 6.7L V8 turbodiesel engine sourced from an F550 XL, generating 300hp and 660lb-ft of torque. Other features include: two remote control-operated roof-mounted search lights, six gun ports on the doors / rear side, a front winch, and run-flat Continental MTP 81 All Terrain tires. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture… Read More

Snap the UrbanX Wheel Onto Any Bike and You’ve Got an Electric Model That Can Hit 20MPH

Let’s face it, electric bikes can be expensive, that is unless…you decide to go with the UrbanX wheel, which snaps onto nearly any bicycle in 60-seconds. Simply replace front wheel, and you’ve got an electric bike that can hit 20 mph, thanks to a 350 W battery. It’s available in six different sizes, and works with both rib and disc brakes. The removable battery pack which clicks on and off, meaning you can still use the bike while it’s charging. You can also connect the wheel to a special mobile app that lets you monitor the speed and distance that you’ve traveled, and change the amount of pedal assistance to your liking. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a… Read More

You Won’t Believe This Kawasaki Ninja 900R-Powered Custom Trike is Street Legal

A Kawasaki Ninja 900R engine is fast enough on a motorcycle, but install it onto something weighing less than 2,000-pounds you’re definitely an F1 racing fanatic. Then there’s this custom trike, which weighs a mere 730-pounds, which makes its pound to horsepower ratio just 5 lb/hp/ It started as a Ninja 900R powertrain, a completely custom cage was then built around it, complete with a functional clutch (downshift / launch), steering, turn signals, headlights, and everything else required to make it street legal. Officially called the “AMT3,” it also comes equipped with a coilover suspension, custom control arms, and various parts from other sports cars. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of inventor Colin Furze… Read More