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Auto Anti-Theft System With GPS And Phone

04/17/2009, Trust the young minds from the University of Saskatchewan to come up with an anti-theft system for vehicles by merging a cell phone’s text messaging capabilities alongside a vehicle’s computer system. This prototype aims to help you recover...

Golf Cart Powered By Cow Dung

04/16/2009, Some of us might find manure of virtually any animal to be a revolting thought, but bright boffins at Yamaha have managed to figure out yet another way to make full use of cow dung – by turning it into biomethane so that the gas extracted can be...

Road Pilot microGo GPS Camera Warning System

04/15/2009, If you want to buy your way to fame, then why not fork out £49.99 for the Road Pilot microGo GPS Camera Warning System which has been touted to be the smallest plug-and-go GPS warning system in the world? It was specially designed to alert you...

New S Class Gets Splitview COMAND Screen

04/15/2009, The Mercedes S Class has always been the epitome of luxury and technology for the German marque, and we do know the 2010 S Class model will not disappoint with a bunch of high tech features such as its energy monitoring system, a Splitview COMAND screen,...

Alaska Airlines In-Flight WiFi Tests Done, Pricing On The Way

04/15/2009, Alaska Airlines is almost ready to have an in-flight WIFI product for their customers. At this point, the testing is done and so far, early testers have said that the service was quite good, and that they would recommend it to their friends. Now Alaska is...

CEO Drinks Battery Water To Prove A Point

04/15/2009, Talk about having great faith in one’s own products!Wang Chuan-Fu, CEO at Chinese automaker BYD, actually drank battery fluid – something most of us would think is highly toxic. Not that there ought to be a new diet which involves drinking...

eGO LX Scooter

04/14/2009, Go green while running your errands with the eGO LX Scooter – this nifty little transportation device is powered by a 1.5kw motor and a 200 amp motor controller, featuring two performance modes – Go Fast and Go Far. Needless to say,...

Solar Bike Folds Up

04/14/2009, We’ve seen folding bikes in the past, but this Solar Bike that folds up for easy portability is the bomb! Tipping the scales at 12 kgs, the pedal-powered transport will come with its own engine to help you cross those hills thanks to its solar panel...

WorldFirst F3 Race Car Is Organically Designed

04/14/2009, The WorldFirst F3 race car looks as though it is able to hit its stride within seconds, but what makes it more interesting is the fact that it is made out of everyday produce that we gobble down at buffet lines. Yes, the F3 is powered by chocolate and...

Monobike Idea A Cool One

04/12/2009, Who could forget about General Grievous’ Wheel Bike in Revenge of the Sith? We suppose if the Star Wars universe was a reflection of what the world would be like a couple thousand years into the future, the Monobike would surely be a precursor to...

3Wheeler Concept

04/10/2009, Here’s the 3Wheeler concept from industrial designer Daniel Julier that takes a slightly different approach – the rear holds a solitary wheel while the front has two, which is the reverse of what we usually see when it comes to three-wheeled...

Gocycle Is Electric-Powered And Foldable

04/09/2009, The Gocycle is a lightweight electric bicycle that is not only good for the environment, the creators have made it easy to tote around due to its foldable nature. Whenever you want to have a decent workout while getting to your destination, you can always...

Active Park Demo From Ford (Video)

04/09/2009, Peter Ha got to test Ford’s active park system at the NY Auto Show. The video seems to show a controlled environment, but the parking spot seems realistic enough. We wonder how well this would work in European countries where space is much tighter....

Hyundai Unveils Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus

04/09/2009, Hyundai takes another step forward in keeping the world green with its second generation hydrogen fuel cell bus which is on parade at the Seoul Motor Show. Based on the most recent Low Floor Aero City bus platform, this fuel cell electric bus will boast a...