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Treadway Prototype Motorized Shoes

07/08/2010, We’ve recently brought the Treadway Wearable Mobility concept to your attention, and now the folks over there have taken the time to come up with a working prototype, allowing you to have motorized shoes to take you around. Another useful point of...

DIY electric mountain bike is pretty swift

07/07/2010, This mountain bike you see is no ordinary model, as Jennifer Holt decided to give it a jolt of power – to the tune of a 48V motor which is powered by a homemade battery pack that comprises of a dozen dozen 3.3V lithium ion cells (that’s 144...

Honda home hydrogen station targets fuel cell vehicles

07/07/2010, Honda’s home hydrogen station will cater for fuel cell vehicles that are still a rarity these days, and recently Susan Carpenter of The Los Angeles Times headed over to Honda’s Torrance headquarters to see the installed unit there. This system...

Audi Cam Allows You To See Your Mechanic At Work

07/07/2010, Are you always suspicious of the quality of work from the mechanics that service your precious automobile? Well, if you own an Audi in the UK, you’ll be able to keep a closer eye on them, thanks to the implementation of the Audi Cam. With this...

DIY Electric Car Is Eco-friendly

07/06/2010, Turns out that automobile manufacturers aren’t the only ones who are trying to make their vehicles more eco friendly, as a person called David Cloud decided to spend a good three grand to convert his 1997 Geo Metro to run on an electric engine,...

Treadway Wearable Mobility Concept Transport

07/06/2010, Many folks nowadays are lazy to walk long distances, but there are times when a car or motorcycle would be inconvenient too, and that’s probably where the Treadway Wearable Mobility concept will be useful. It’s a set of motorized shoes that...

Toshiba to develop SCiB battery for electric vehicles

07/05/2010, Toshiba will be working closely with Mitsubishi Motors to offer the SCiB battery to electric vehicles (EV) in the near future, and we can only presume that this will happen in Japan first before any other country. The SCiB has been touted to be...

Logi AeroSpace unveils Tyrannos flying car for the military

07/05/2010, Want to see more technology than you could ever imagine in your workplace? How about joining the military – those boys seem to get pretty great stuff to check out, case in point, the Tyrannos flying car from Logi Aerospace. This is still a concept...

Kyocera wants to turn your boats greener

07/01/2010, We all know that solar panels are one of the many ways to start leading a greener lifestyle, although the efficiency of such panels are still a long way off from being impressive enough to be used in everyday and all applications. Kyocera has faith...

Ultra Lightweight Vehicle not good for romantic singles

06/30/2010, If you’re planning to woo the girl of your dreams while you’re staying in Tokyo, here’s a tip – whatever mode of transportation you’re going to take on your date, never ever use the ULV (Ultra Lightweight Vehicle) for the...

Solar-powered Tuk-tuk For Bangkok

06/30/2010, If you’ve been to Thailand before, you’ll definitely have seen those motorized rickshaws, known as tuk-tuks. While it’s a cheap and convenient way to travel, it does contribute to the pollution level in the country. Now a more...

Flying Car Approved By The Federal Aviation Administration

06/29/2010, Flying cars might be a fun novelty, especially if you’ve got $194k to spare, but many folks will be wondering what the FAA (US Federal Aviation Administration) was thinking when it approved the Terrafugia Transition, a street-legal car that can fold...

Denso has better air-conditioning system for buses

06/29/2010, Denso of Japan recently came up with a superior air-conditioning system for hybrid buses, thanks to the use of an integrated electric compressor which consumes around 50% less juice when compared to Denso’s previous system. This in turn results in...