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Toyota Prius V experiences launch delay in Japan

03/24/2011, It is no surprise that Toyota’s Prius V (2012 model) which was supposed to go on sale in the Land of the Rising Sun at the end of next month will be rescheduled, as production delays were a natural consequence of the March 11th earthquake. According...

TomTom HD Traffic shows you which way not to take home

03/24/2011, Traffic jams are horrible, and (almost) nobody ever enjoys sitting through them. But thanks to modern technology, we now have solutions to bypass such problems. TomTom has just released its HD Traffic service online for free. This online map service does...

Jabra FREEWAY speakerphone offers added flexibility

03/23/2011, Jabra, one of the first names that will probably come to your mind when Bluetooth devices are concerned, has just announced their latest product – the Jabra FREEWAY. This revolutionary new speakerphone will come with an industry-first three speaker...

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...

Boeing 747-8 lands its first flight successfully

03/22/2011, Over the weekend, Boeing’s latest jumbo jet, the 747-8 took to the skies for its first ever flight. It left Everett, Washington; accompanied by two Lockheed T-33 chase planes and landed at Boeing Field, Seattle after travelling in the skies for 4...

iPhone app lets you shoot photos of cars to check on prices

03/20/2011, If you are in the market for a spanking new car if you have the dough for it, or a second hand car at least if times are hard? There’s an app for that – if you’re living in Sweden, of course, as price comparison site for car shopping...

Flea bike lights from Blackburn Designs

03/19/2011, Blackburn Designs has rolled out its Flea bike lights that are touted to be some of the better designed lamps in the market – never mind the fact that they already look pretty stunning to the naked eye. No, you are not able to jump up to 40 times...

OnStar FMV mirror is strutted

03/19/2011, CES 2011 was the platform where many new devices were launched, and it wasn’t surprising at all to see General Motors use that platform to introduce a mirror with a blue button which is touted to work in just about any vehicle. Well, the nameless...

Solar electric vehicle charging station recycled

03/19/2011, How about going greener than you normally would? That’s exactly what happened with this solar electric vehicle charging station that was constructed using recycled materials, and to think that it has now been recycled itself – and will see...

Saline Bird bike runs on compressed air

03/18/2011, When you think of green vehicles, the last thing that comes to mind is stylish. But French designers Charles-Edouard Berche, Ugo Spagnolo , Adrien Fuinesl, Frédéric Dobbelstein and Jean-Philippe Paries beg to differ. They’ve come up with a concept...

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....

Bang & Olufsen brings surround sound to BMW

03/14/2011, Bang & Olufsen has already worked on sound systems for Aston Martin, Audi and Mercedes-Benz in the past, and for those who are fans of BMW, you will be pleased to know that the renowned house will be rolling out their Bang & Olufsen High-End...

Peugeot XB1 concept looks super sleek

03/14/2011, Trust the French to come up with really sexy designs, regardless of whether we’re talking about chocolates, buildings, lingerie or vehicles. This time around, the conceptual Peugeot XB1 intends to fill a niche in terms of transportation –...

Voltitude electric bike folds, is nigh portable

03/11/2011, Getting around town or in a city on a bicycle is one of the more environmentally friendly methods, especially when you couple that with a great public transport system. Well, the Voltitude electric bike is something else – it not only can be folded...