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VSCO will discontinue its desktop photo editing presets on March 1st

VSCO is pretty well-known for its photo and video editing app, but the company has sold desktop presets as well. However, VSCO has now announced that it will shift its focus entirely towards mobile in the coming year and will, therefore, be discontin…

Kurdistani News Report Turns Into Unplanned Toyota Ad, Embarrassment for Range Rover

In case you’ve made a bet that Jalopnik has no readers in Kurdistan, get ready to lose, pal, because today a reader from Kurdistan named San emailed me. I believe he actually exists. I think this because he sent me a link to this tweeted video clip from the news channel Rudaw, which was showing a report about heavy…

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New York settles with Equifax and others over lax mobile app security

New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced that the state has reached settlements with five companies regarding a security vulnerability present on each of their mobile apps. Going forward, the companies — Equifax, Western Union, Pricelin…

Comment of the Day: Tesla Versus the World Edition

These days, we’ve had plenty of head-to-heads featuring a Tesla—everyone wants to know how Elon Musk’s brainchildren are going to compare to other cars on the market. Recently, we’ve had the Tesla up against the Kia Stinger. But I’m thinking it’s time for a change.

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Awesome Cleveland Car Museum Adds Radwood Exhibit to Celebrate ’80s and ’90s Car Culture

A few years ago, I visited Cleveland, Ohio, and stopped by the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum—an amazing place filled with immaculate, rare, obscure cars, many of which I’d never even heard of. It was awesome, and now it’s probably to get even more awesome, as the museum just announced a new exhibit celebrating ’80s…

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Apple Music now streams on Echo speakers

Apple Music support on Echo speakers is here earlier than expected. Users in the United States have been able to connect their Apple Music account in the Alexa app and play music through Amazon's line of smart speakers, according to 9to5Mac. The feat…

Pizza Is Not a Meal 

Is pizza a car? No, it’s not, and that’s just one of many reasons it’s bullshit. Welcome to my pizza take so infuriating to everyone around me that my coworkers and bosses forced me to write about it on a car blog.

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‘The Grand Tour’ confirmed for Season 4 and ‘years to come’

By Zac Palmer The boys are back on Amazon, but with a different show format.The Grand Tour is set to be on Prime Video for years to come, but it will be different, with Jeremy, Richard and James exclusively working on road trip specials. That means…

Faraday Frozen: CEO’s Ownership Stake and Mansions On Freeze Pending Lawsuit

A Chinese company alleging that Faraday Future CEO Jia Yueting owes it $11 million for an overdue loan from 2016 convinced a California district court judge to freeze his ownership stake in the electric car startup, as well as four of his U.S. mansions, The Verge reports.

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How to Prepare for a Recession as a Freelancer

There are lots of arguments for the respective benefits to freelancing versus full-time employment. It still seems like there are more freelancers every year, and fewer people get to choose. And in any case, one of the notable downsides of freelancing is the marked lack of stability.

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