Archive for October, 2010

Guilty Pleasures: Bows On Loafers

Stephen Fry, author, actor, comedian and walking talking lexicon of the English language, reckons that when people admit to a guilty pleasure they’re really admitting to something they’re secretly proud of. With that in mind, I thought I’d share …

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Finding Your Own Style

When I was thinking about the most influential male style icons of the past century (as you do), what struck me most was that they had all found a winning style formula, then stuck with it. Two perennial-style favourites of mine are the Duke of Windsor…

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Porsche Plans A Whole Lotta Hybrids

Porsche plans to introduce a hybrid version of every model in its lineup — including, apparently, the venerable 911.
The radical move comes as the European Union tightens emissions regulations, requiring Porsche to cut its average CO2 emissions from 255 grams per kilometer to 216 within five years. The automaker believes hybrid drivetrains will help meet […]

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Final Fantasy Mystic Quest Now Available on Virtual Console

The classic 1992 role-playing game Final Fantasy Mystic Quest is now available on the Wii’s Virtual Console download service, Nintendo said Monday.
Mystic Quest is the black sheep of the Final Fantasy series, or at least it was 18 years ago. Designed for and released first in the United States, it was created under the generally […]

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Hydrogen Highway Is One Station Closer to Reality

A SunHydro hydrogen fueling station has opened in the parking lot of Proton Energy Systems in Wallingford, CT, the first in a network of hydrogen stations that SunHydro’s founder hopes will eventually line the East Coast.
Back in January, we first told you about SunHydro’s ambitious plans to open enough solar-powered hydrogen refueling stations to create […]

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