The Tech Herald

Gaming

Mercedes-AMG GT S Pricing

01/26/15 5:45 am

Mercedes-AMG has announced pricing for the new Mercedes-AMG GT S.The GT S will go on sale in the US in April this year with a MSRP of $129,900 plus $925 destination and delivery.The car was developed completely in-house and is driven by a 4.0 bi-turbo V8 that pumps out 503 horsepower and with get your […]

Nissan is #withdad for Super Bowl

01/26/15 4:48 am

Nissan is the latest company to announce details of their advertising during the forthcoming Super Bowl, BMW released some details of its plans last week.The company are being pretty coy and not releasing any teaser footage but they say the campaign celebrates dads as well as moms and kids as they strive to get a […]

Special-Edition Porsche GTS Club Coupe Unveiled

01/22/15 5:40 am

The new Porsche GTS Club Coupe has been revealed celebrating the 60th anniversary of the biggest Porsche club in the world.There will be a symbolic 60 models made of the car, based on the 911 Carrera GTS. It features a 430hp engine with rear-wheel drive and costs $136,060 plus $995 destination fee.The Porsche GTS Club […]

Volvo Detroit Auto Show Pictures

01/21/15 6:05 pm

Swedish car maker Volvo has been showing off their latest models at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Models on show included the all-new Volvo XC90 R Design, the Volvo V60 Cross Country and the Volvo S60. Check out the photos below.

Ford GT Detroit Auto Show Pictures

01/21/15 5:49 pm

We have added some great pictures of Ford’s new supercar the Ford GT. The company was showing off the GT at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Ford GT has a 3.5 liter twin-turbocharged V6 that puts out over 600 horsepower from its mid-mounted engine, the power is delivered via the rear wheels. The car […]

Ford GT Images

01/21/15 5:45 pm

The new Ford GT will go into production late next year and hit the road in time to celebrate 50 years since Ford’s 1,2,3 result at the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. The GT has a mid-mounted 3.5 liter V6 that puts over 600 horsepower to the rear wheels. The car will also feature […]

The 10 Stupidest Slang Words And Phrases

01/21/15 2:58 am

Slang is an alternative to the use of proper language and grammar. It’s used by people for different reasons. Some use it to be different and unique. Others use it as a form of rebellion against authority or established expectations and norms. One way or the other, slang has a way of working itself into accepted mainstream language. Dictionaries add slang words as they become so commonly used that they are used in everyday conversations. But there are a few slang words that are so completely annoying that we hope they never become completely acceptable. The Top 10 Stupidest Slang Words And Sayings 10 The Cat’s Pajamas This one is […]

Most Venomous Spiders In The World

01/21/15 2:47 am

The most venomous spiders in the world are not something you want to come across very often. But their contribution to the world is actually extremely valuable, mainly due to their role as biological control agents, keeping down the populations of things like insects, mice and other vermin. Pretty much anywhere you look on earth, you’ll be able to find spiders — you may not know it but there is always a spider within a few feet of you at any one time. Various species of spider have populated the world since the Devonian Period 380 MILLION years ago — far longer than humans have been around. But despite their benefits, […]

Top Gear Patagonia Special Review: What Really Happened In Argentina

01/21/15 2:23 am

Top Gear comes with a lot of baggage these days. Serious baggage. There was the “slope” incident in Burma, and the team being accused of racial stereotyping in Mexico.In fact, there’s a whole Wikipedia page devoted to all the things they’ve done – or apparently done – to offend people.At some point it was going […]

10 Celebs Still Earning Megabucks Despite Being Dead

01/21/15 2:16 am

Just because you’re dead doesn’t mean you have to stop earning money — and in the case of some celebrities that can mean huge sums of cash. According to financial website Forbes, the highest earning living celebrity is Madonna, who earned $125 million over the past year. But that was dwarfed by the highest earning celebrity of all — the late and great King of Pop Michael Jackson, who earned an astonishing $160million over the same period despite dying in 2009. Here we look at the ten top earning dead celebrities and famous people. 10 Theodor Geisel ($9m) You may not recognise this guy at all — but what if […]

Audi Detroit Auto Show Pictures

01/20/15 7:05 am

Audi have been showing off their latest models at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The German company had displays featuring most of their range including the Audi Q7, Audi Q3, Audi R8 and Audi TT. You can check out some of the pictures below.

Alfa Romeo Detroit Auto Show Pictures

01/19/15 3:22 pm

Alfa Romeo have been exhibiting their latest models at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Italian company had some historic models on show in addition to their latest models like the Alfa Romeo 4C Spider. You can read more about the 4C Spider here.

BMW Detroit Auto Show Pictures

01/19/15 2:41 pm

BMW have been showing off their latest models at during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Models on display include the BMW M6 M, the BMW M6 Coupe, the 650i Gran Coupe and 650i Convertible. Check out the pics below.

This Looks Like A Normal Water Tower. Wait Til You See What’s Inside. Wow.

01/19/15 10:22 am

If you were walking along the street and passed this water tower you probably wouldn’t give it a second thought. But if you knew what was inside you would be amazed. The unassuming tower was bought by businessman Patrick Mets who decided to convert it into a dream home. As well as renovating the inside, the owner renovated the exterior to restore it to its former glory and retain the original feel of the building, which was built between 1938 and 1941. The work was carried out by Belgium’s Bham Design Studio, and features a string of innovative ideas to make the most of the space inside. And although it […]

The 10 Highest Paid Actors In The World

01/19/15 4:16 am

No one would say that the life of an actor is an easy one. Long hours, memorizing lines, and paparazzi following your every move must make everyday living tough. However, some actors are paid well for their work…very well! Here we reveal the ten highest paid actors in the world — and some may surprise you. As even if you don’t have as much acting talent as others in your field, as long as you can rake in millions at the box office you’re on to a winner. 10 Mark Wahlberg ($32million in past year) At 43, Wahlberg is a Hollywood moneymaker. From his super-stardom as a teen music idol with Marky […]

Ten Wild And Wacky Celebrity Family Feuds

01/16/15 8:34 am

The family feud that erupted in 2014 between legendary radio DJ Casey Kasem’s kids and their stepmom as his health deteriorated is one of the most bizarre in history. But it’s certainly not the first high-profile family drama to be played out on the world’s stage. Here we look at ten other wild and wacky feuds involving well-known celebrities. 1 Anna-Nicole Smith Anna-Nicole Smith married 89-year-old J Howard Marshall II when she was only 26. The marriage lasted a scant 14 months but although the two were rarely seen together, they were still legally wed upon the billionaire’s death in 1995. E. Pierce Marshall, a son and heir of J […]

10 Bizarre Unidentified Body Cases

01/16/15 8:32 am

Everybody is given a name at birth — yet there are thousands of people, mostly crime victims, buried in plots marked simply “Jane or John Doe” after their bodies have been found but left unidentified. Who are they? What stories do they have to tell? And most importantly, will there ever be any clues that lead to them being identified? We look at ten of the most bizarre unidentified body cases in the US. 10 Beth Doe Found in Carbon County, PA, on 12/20/1976 On a cold December day, a boy found three suitcases that appeared to have been thrown off the I-80 highway in Pennsylvania. They contained the body of […]

This Dog Loves His Toy. What He Does When It Squeaks Is Hilarious.

01/13/15 3:39 pm

Walter the dog loves his squeaky toy…but he just can’t figure out where the sound comes from — and what he does when he hears it is the most adorable thing ever. The golden retriever loves running around with the blue ball. But every time he hears it squeak it stops him in his tracks. He then looks around as if to say, ‘Who’s playing a trick on me!’. It keeps happening and he just can’t seem to figure it out, much to the amusement of his owner. You won’t be able to watch this without a smile on your face. Via Walter Santi.

This Man Found A Newborn Squirrel. What He Did Is Adorable.

01/13/15 1:13 pm

Imagine you’re doing the gardening one day and you cut open a bag of mulch — to find this tiny little guy curled up inside. A newborn squirrel, just days old, fighting for his life. That’s just what happened to this man, who then took the baby squirrel under his wing and cared for it in the most adorable way. He named the squirrel Zip, and after just two weeks the little fella was “eating like a champ”. Then after about a month his eyes started opening. And before long he was as good as new, jumping around inside his owner’s car without a care in the world. Here are the pictures […]

This Artist’s Amazing Mini-Worlds Are A Window Into Her Soul

01/12/15 3:46 pm

South Korean artist JeeYoung Lee creates amazing mini-worlds from her dreams, memory and imagination — building them in a tiny 10 x 19ft (3 x 6 m) room. She then photographs them and presents them to the world exactly as they are, with no photoshop or editing whatsoever. Each picture is exactly how she created the room in real life, and is a tiny glimpse inside her super-creative mind captured in time. Some of the rooms take months to build before they are exactly how she wants them, with incredible attention to detail and complexity. She then places herself in each scene before a photo is taken to capture the idea […]

From Autosaur

Over at A List a Day

Our Friends at Site Scene