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Vogel RingO lets you mount your tablet on the wall

03/28/2011, In the sea of cases and mounts available for tablets on the market, it’s quite hard to stand out amongst the competition. OEMs need to make cases that have functions that others don’t, or they have to make cases that do everything that...

SuperTooth HD helps you stay focused on the road while driving

03/23/2011, One of the most dangerous things anyone can do while driving is use the phone at the same time. Well the folks over at SuperTooth have come up with a solution to the problem. Called the SuperTooth HD, this gadget helps you keep your eyes focused on the...

Songs can be used to hack cars

03/17/2011, Some researchers studying the different methods on how to gain access to computer systems featured in modern cars have discovered that it is possible to hijack a car through its stereo – by letting the CD player read a song infected with a Trojan horse....

The Mini Seven turns your kid into the envy of the whole school

03/09/2011, If you have a kid who is into cars and racing, the Mini Seven from Micro Electric Vehicles will probably make his/her dreams come true. It’s no Ferrari, but it will allow you kid to experience the joys of driving before the legal age. The Mini Seven...

Spider webs cause Mazda to recall over 65,000 cars

03/04/2011, Mazda has recently made one of the strangest product recalls in history. The well known car manufacturer is recalling over 65,000 Mazda 6 (2009) cars from the US, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. If you were thinking it was because of some faulty brakes,...

Google’s self-driving car takes the public for a ride

03/04/2011, Google’s super high-tech, self driving car that was revealed last year, has finally been developed enough to give members of the public to experience. At the TED conference 2011 this week, the folks from Search Engine Land got to experience what it...

The Manta is one sexy looking amphibious vehicle

03/01/2011, At the North American International Auto Show last month, one of the entries for the Michelin Challenge Design that was selected to be shown off was this amphibious concept vehicle called The Manta. Fitting only one passenger (unless of course, the driver...

NOOKcolor turned into an In-Car Entertainment device

02/23/2011, If there’s one thing about the NOOKcolor we love, it’s the fact that it is one heck of a versatile device that can be purchased for a low price. After people started rooting their NOOKcolor eBook readers to turn them into fully functional...

Navisurfer II brings Ubuntu Linux to your car

02/21/2011, If you’ve always fancied having a computer dashboard in your car but weren’t satisfied with the current offerings you’ve seen available on the market, the Navisurfer II might be the computer for you. The Navisurfer II is a basically a...

Drive your car with your brain

02/18/2011, If you thought driving your car with your cellphone was amazing, wait ’til you get a hold of this – some scientists from Freie Universität Berlin have figured out a way to allow people to drive cars with brain power. Yes that’s right –...

Chevrolet Cruze lets you stay connected while on the road

02/08/2011, Chevrolet showed off the features that are part of their 2011 Cruze, in a recent pre-game Super Bowl advertisement. One of the highlights was an ad that showed off the Chevrolet Cruze’s ability to send status updates and stay connected to social...

Park Assist helps you remember where you parked

01/27/2011, Don’t you just hate it when you drive to a shopping mall, park your car, go off to do some shopping and forget where you parked your car when you return? You’re not alone in this one. Here’s where the Park Assist comes in. The Park...

A car has feelings too, you know

01/20/2011, Man and machine merging into a powerful unit, working in cohesion and perfect harmony has long been the dream of many a person, and what you see above could very well be the prelude to something better. Researchers from the Tsukuba University in Japan are...