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The Switch's Worst Racing Game Is On Sale For $2.50 So I Bought It — And Maybe You Should Too

The thing about the Nintendo Switch is that it’s a great piece of hardware that regrettably holds extremely limited appeal if a significant portion of what you play is racing games. That’s disappointing, because it’s not like good racers can’t exist on th

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A Car Did Blow Up, And Yet The Dakar Rally Continues On

After an explosion that may have been related to terrorism, severely injured a French driver in Saudi Arabia, France is considering the cancellation of the already-underway Dakar Rally. However, not everyone is on the same page.Read more...

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Here's How Garbage Truck Robot Arms Work: An Explainer

The fancy robot arm that your neighborhood’s garbage truck is likely to use has a name other than “the claw,” which is what I’ve called it for years. These robot arms are actually called automated side-loaders, and they pretty much confirm that garbage tr

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BMW's New Steering Wheel Patent Is The Only Good Yoke

Replacing perfectly good steering wheels with yokes is so hot right now. Tesla kicked off the current wave of fixing what ain’t broke with the Model S Plaid, but even the traditionally conservative Toyota has jumped on the trend. Now BMW has entered the f

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