Michael Hooper: ‘Focus on what works for us’

Video Michael Hooper: ‘Focus on what works for us’0:47 Super Rugby: Michael Hooper says to exoect a close encounter when they face the Highlanders this weekend May 18th 2018 a minute ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/ Sport NRL News AFL Rugby Gold Football Cricket SuperRacing MotorSport Tennis Boxing Basketball Golf Cycling US Sports More Sports […]

Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class flagship SUV starts coming into focus

Once again, a Mercedes-Benz crossover SUV has been spied with less camouflage, but this time it’s the company’s large flagship, the Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class. The big luxury hauler has lost the fake body work and picked up more production-ready lighting all around. Overall, it looks like a large version of the GLE-Class, with each featuring the […]

Economists focus too little on what people really care about

A CYNIC, says one of Oscar Wilde’s characters, is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing. But, as philosophers have long known, assigning values to things or situations is fraught. Like the cynic, economists often assume that prices are all anyone needs to know. This biases many of their […]

10 Brain Training Hacks to Increase Your IQ, Focus and Creativity

Becoming smarter is what a lot of people look for. While joining brain training programmes is an option to increase your IQ, focus and creativity, it can be quite expensive. Luckily there are plenty of free brain training hacks you can learn to make your brain smarter. In this article, I’m going to introduce to […]

James Bond 25 ‘DELAYED so Daniel Craig can focus on wife Rachel Weisz’s pregnancy’

Last week Craig’s wife Weisz, 48, revealed she was pregnant with their first child. Following the news speculation mounted that the James Bond star would quit the role to focus on family. In fact William Hill bookmakers are offering odds of 10/1 that “Daniel Craig takes no part in next Bond film.” Now it’s alleged […]

Ford confirms the only cars it will sell are Mustang, Focus Active

Confirming what has long been suspected, Ford today announced in its quarterly financial report that it will not invest in a next generation of sedans for North America. “Over the next few years, the Ford car portfolio in North America will transition to two vehicles — the best-selling Mustang and the all-new Focus Active crossover […]

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Balances Gods and Monsters, Bringing Marvel’s Legacy Into Focus

(Welcome to Road to Infinity War, a new series where we revisit the first 18 movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and ask “How did we get here?” In this edition: Avengers: Age of Ultron takes a long, hard look at gods, monsters, and the humans in-between.) How often do we ask ourselves why we created God […]

New Camaro, New Focus, and driving the 2019 Jetta | Autoblog Podcast #536

On this week’s Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Associate Editors Reese Counts and Joel Stocksdale. We discuss the redesigned 2019 Chevy Camaro and the new turbocharged four-cylinder 1LE. We talk about the manual Mustang GT in the office and the all-new 2019 Ford Focus. Plus we’ll spend a reader’s money and talk […]

Ford Focus Active 'crossover': Everything we know

The all-new Ford Focus was revealed today, but it’s highly unlikely we’ll see all of the five presented models landing in the United States. One, however, seems like a sure bet. That would be the new Ford Focus Active “crossover” that’ll feature a raised suspension and more rugged styling flourishes, including black body cladding. If […]

Instagram ‘Focus’ fakes portrait mode on single-camera phones

You no longer need dual cameras or a Pixel 2 to take DSLR-like portrait photos with your phone… provided you’re using Instagram. The social service has rolled out a Focus camera mode that will soften the background the moment it detects a face in the scene, giving you that portrait mode effect no matter how […]