Week’s Winners and Losers: Apple Sizzles, Microsoft Fizzles


Moment Editorial/Getty Images There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the iPhone helping deliver consumer tech giant Apple a record quarter of profitability and a struggling restaurant More...

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Super Bowl 2015: The Journey of the Game Footballs -

Two days ahead of the Super Bowl, the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks have handed all their footballs — the ones that will be used in the Big Game — to one More...

Shake Shack Founder Reveals His 2 Best Career Decisions That Led to IPO -


The founder and CEO of Shake Shack are on a high as the New York-based food chain’s stock soars in its IPO today. Danny Meyer, Shake Shack founder and Union Square Hospitality More...

Unauthorized bondage-themed Domino's ad shocks the Web


An unauthorized print ad for Domino's Sriracha, super spicy, super tasty,a pizza that was leaked on the Internet.(Photo: McCann)At first glance, a Domino’s Pizza ad More...


Love at First Sight: Leaning Tower of Pisa Cups

Admit it, we’ve all considered purchasing that apron with the statue of David on it. Some of us—I won’t name names—even own one. If this isn’t quite your style, but you’re More...

What if… airlines were to decide for themselves how to be safe?

There are several approaches when it comes to regulating safety in different industries. Regulators can prescribe exactly what actions entities (e.g. airlines) are More...

20150130_54cc0f6e6ea31 Toshiba Quits U.S. TV Market, Licenses Name To Taiwan’s Compal

(Bob)Toshiba will be leaving the U.S. market for televisions, but you’ll still be able to buy...

20150130_54cc0149569c8 Study: “Anonymous” Credit Card Data Is Actually Completely Identifiable

(a lonewolf)We all kind of know that credit card data isn’t terribly secure, and that the...

20150130_54cc0f69ea995 Restaurant Bonus Gift Card Promotions Mean Discounted Meals

(The Joy Of The Mundane)Sure, gift card bonus deals are meant to induce you to buy...

While You Were Sleeping: January 30th, 2015


How do currency fluctuations affect a car’s interior? And how does Carlos Ghosn have one of the coolest More...

Vellum Venom Vignette: The Brazil Vacation, Part III

 A Fashionable Savior for the Budget Minded?Rio is full of beauty: beaches, gorgeous people on said beaches, delicious caipirinhas served beachside and…wait for it…a..

Editorial: The People’s Champion

One thing that sets TTAC apart is our appreciation for the kind of cars that most people would write off as “boring”...

Iraqi Kurdish fighters arrive in Turkey after deal to let them cross into Syria | World news |


The convoy of Kurdish peshmerga fighters crosses the border into Turkey from More...

Bangladesh: Islamist party leader gets death sentence for war crimes | World news |

The leader of Bangladesh’s largest Islamist party has been sentenced to death for war crimes, in a long-awaited verdict that has..

Three dead and hundreds feared missing after Sri Lanka mudslides | World news |

About 200 people were reported missing and three confirmed dead after heavy monsoon rains triggered mudslides in central Sri Lanka, officials..

Revisiting Beyoncé: Could ‘Jealous’ Be Its Most Important Song? – Nolan Feeney – NewsWire

It’s been exactly three months since Beyoncé, without any warning, dropped one of the finest albums of the past year—not to..

Jude Law set to join Guy Ritchie’s Knights Of The Roundtable

Guy Ritchie’s Camelot saga Knights Of The Roundtable looks set to add another big name to its growing ensemble, with Jude..

Bill Gates Says He's Concerned About Machines Becoming Super-Intelligent

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates is worried about machines becoming super-intelligent one day and doesn't understand why more people aren't..