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Smart Windows adjust tint level

10/29/2007, This concept motorcoach is different from others as it features Smart light control windows – a technology that blocks over 99% of UV radiation while enabling occupants within to control the amount of sunlight, glare and heat that are being passed...

Skatemaster FT-2 Electric Skateboard

10/26/2007, This electric skateboard is said to be capable of going at 11mph for about 7 miles (obviously, we take it that it was on a flat road and it’s not clear how heavy the rider was). It controlled by a wireless transmitter that one will likely drop and...

Dash Express Geo-Feeds

10/19/2007, The new Dash Express for which we had the an exclusive hands-on recently just got better: it will display 3rd party or user-generated geo-data feeds available from the web (it’s a connected GPS system). Zillow is an example cited by Dash (the...

Alpine PMD-B200 Blackbird II

10/19/2007, Alpine has announced the PMD-B200 Blackbird II GPS navigation system that comes with Bluetooth connectivity, a built-in traffic tuner, and an integrated flash drive that is powered by Microsoft’s Windows CE operating system. Not only that, the...

Sony Ericsson HCB-105 Bluetooth Car Hands-Free

10/12/2007, If you live in California, you should start looking for a hands-free solution (because soon, it will the only legal way to be on a phone the the car) and the Sony Ericsson HCB-105 looks like a hassle-free one. Thanks to its clip, there’s no...

Around View Monitor from Nissan

10/12/2007, Nissan’s Around View Monitor creates a bird’s eye view of the car’s surrounding by analyzing images form four different 180-degrees cameras placed on all sides of the vehicle. This is really cool because it lets the driver maneuver with...

BMW to work on Triumph

10/12/2007, When BMW purchased the entire Rover group in 1994, they certainly did a good job with the new Mini that is hugely popular. Engineers at BMW will now hope to breathe a new lease of life into the Triumph brand which was once famous for releasing sports cars...

NaviSurfer In-Dash Windows XP Computer

10/12/2007, VIC Limited has build in an In-Dash Windows XP computer that runs Windows XP to power GPS navigation, Multimedia and whatever else XP does. It is connected via GSM/CDMA, Bluetooth and WiFi and user can interact with it by using the 7 inches, 800×480...

OnStar service kills off car engine

10/09/2007, High speed car chases could soon be a thing of the past in California, as General Motors has developed a new kill switch component of the OnStar service that will make an appearance in 1.7 million GM cars that roll out in 2009. This function enables...

Honda CR-Z concept could oust CRX

10/09/2007, The Honda CRX is a venerable sports car of sorts, and word on the street has it that the Honda CR-Z concept will be released as a replacement. This next-generation lightweight sports car boasts Honda’s very own gas-electric hybrid system that...

Nissan Pivo 2 on display

10/09/2007, The Nissan Pivo 2 electric concept car runs entirely on advanced compact lithium-ion batteries and boasts a rotating cabin – doing away with the need for a reverse gear. The Pivo 2 comes with a highly innovative Robotic Agent that enables you to...