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Driver Dies With Tesla’s Autopilot Active, NHTSA To Investigate

06/30/2016, Tesla has reiterated many times in the past that the autopilot feature is not the same as self-driving. However the company’s CEO did state that the system is smart enough where it can actually reduce the chances of accidents by as much as 50%, and we...

Regulators Warn Owners Of 300,000 Honda Cars To Stop Driving Them

06/30/2016, Earlier this year, Japanese carmaker Honda announced that they would be recalling 2.2 million of their cars due to an issue with its airbags which are manufactured by Takata. However it seems that isn’t the end of the story. US regulators the National...

This Gunshot-Plugging Device Just Saved Its First Life

05/31/2016, You guys might recall that in 2015, we reported on a device called the Xstat. This is basically a syringe of sorts where upon plugging it into a gunshot wound, would help seal the wound in 20 seconds thanks to the fact that the syringe is pack with tiny...

Canada Looking To Introduce Safe Texting Zones Along Highways

05/23/2016, Despite the money and effort spent in creating awareness about the dangers of texting while driving, people still insist on doing it anyway because they all think that it will never happen to them, at least until it does. So what happens when you receive...

Texting While Driving Could Dull Your ‘Sixth Sense’

05/13/2016, We all know that texting while driving is a big no-no regardless of the situation. We know that it can lead to accidents and even death, but yet people continue doing it anyway. Now it might be easy to lump texting and driving, talking while driving,...

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Catches On Fire While Charging

04/28/2016, It’s not everyday that you read about phones catching on fire or exploding, but the frequency of these reports are quite disturbing and we can only wonder when will it happen to us? That being said, it seems that there are new reports of a phone...

India Turns To 3D Paintings As A Speed Breaker Alternative

04/27/2016, If you drive, then you know that speed bumps and speed breakers can a painful experience as not only does it mess with your tyre pressure, but it can affect your car’s suspension, and in some cases with poorly built speed bumps, could end up damaging...

All Phones In India Must Include A Panic Button In 2017

04/26/2016, Say you are in trouble and you need to call for help, but unfortunately sometimes our phones might not necessarily be quick enough to save us. For example we might have to unlock our phones which could take a couple of precious seconds, then we have to...

City In Germany Creates New Traffic Lights For Those Who Text & Walk

04/26/2016, It is no secret that texting while driving is dangerous, but studies have found that texting while walking is also dangerous. After all texting while walking could lead to you walking into lamp posts, potholes, an open manhole, or worse, oncoming traffic....

Carbon Fiber Strands Will Help Protect Buildings From Earthquakes

04/13/2016, Due to Japan being situated in a volcanic zone on the Pacific Ring of Fire, earthquakes tend to happen every now and then. This is why if you were to visit Japan, you will realize that many of their buildings are outfitted with engineering features that...

Tesla Recalls Model X Over Potentially Unsafe Rear Seats

04/11/2016, While there are several electric cars on the road, there aren’t as many electric SUVs which is what makes the Tesla Model X so special. That and the awesome-looking gullwing doors that lends a certain sporty factor to the overall design. However it...

Bomb-Sniffing Dog Sniffs Out Two Hellfire Missiles On A Plane

03/13/2016, Smuggling drugs on a plane isn’t unheard of, but smuggling a couple of hellfire missiles on board a plane? We suppose that would have to be pretty daring and brazen of whoever is smuggling the missiles as they assume they won’t be undetected....