Velocity stacks may not be the absolute coolest thing you can put on your car, but... actually, you know what? They are the coolest thing you can put on your car. Here’s what they do, how they work and why everyone goes nuts over them. Velocity stacks are also called intake trumpets, which gives you a bit better idea what they are. They’re little trumpet-shaped air intakes for your engine. The trumpet shape smooths the flow of air into the intake, allowing the most air possible to flow through the given volume of the intake. Put simply, more air means more power for an engine. Put more complicated-ly, there are three clear reasons for why people go nuts for little trumpets on their engines. These get get only slightly more complicated-ified as they also involve two other bits of tech, namely carburetors and individual throttle bodies. In case you somehow don’t know, a carburetor is an ancient wizard’s tool that mixes air and fuel together before it’s … [Read more...] about What Are Velocity Stacks And Why You Want Them On Your Car
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PUBLISHED: 09:00 11 May 2018 Eleanor Young So-called 'professional beggars' will be targeted in Weston-super-Mare town centre. Archant Homeless people in Weston have been handed another form of support as a Bristol charity comes to the town to bring businesses and volunteers together. The brains behind Feed The Homeless Bristol have come to the seaside town to set up a subdivision of its successful charity. The organisers and its many volunteers have helped to feed hundreds of rough sleepers and, after an appeal from people in Weston, have come to do the same. Naseem Talukdar, aged 38, set up Feed The Homeless Bristol in February 2016 and helped volunteer Heidi Griffin and Hands Of Change Weston set up the new division this week. The initiative sees volunteers working with businesses to provide cooked meals, drinks and snacks to rough sleepers. Ms Griffin said: “Feed The Homeless Bristol got in touch with us at the beginning of the year and helped set up the food … [Read more...] about Feed The Homeless teams up with Hands Of Change to feed Weston-super-Mare’s rough sleepers
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Facebook's acknowledgement that most of its 2.2 billion members have probably had their personal data scraped by "malicious actors" is the latest example of the social network's failure to protect its users' data. At a Glance: Zuckerberg to testify, other probes pending Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before Congress next week. His appearance comes as authorities around the world investigate allegations that the political data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica inappropriately accessed data on as many as 87 million Facebook users to influence elections. Not to mention its seeming inability to even identify the problem until the company was already embroiled in scandal.CEO Mark Zuckerberg told reporters Wednesday that Facebook is shutting down a feature that let people search for Facebook users by phone number or email address. Although that was useful for people who wanted to find others on Facebook, it turns out that unscrupulous types also figured out years ago that … [Read more...] about Zuckerberg to 2.2 billion Facebook users: Someone, sometime has probably accessed your information
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Ted Nugent continues his attacks on Parkland survivor David Hogg | Thompson Ted Nugent keeps on attacking David Hogg, a survivor of the school shooting in Parkland, Fla. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Mike Thompson, Detroit Free Press Published 6:19 p.m. ET April 3, 2018 | Updated 6:29 p.m. ET April 3, 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Mike Thompson's cartoon gallery Fullscreen Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Buy Photo Ted Nugent bashes Parkland student David Hogg. Mike Thompson/Detroit Free Press Fullscreen Buy Photo An autonomous vehicle got … [Read more...] about Ted Nugent continues his attacks on Parkland survivor David Hogg