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ISS Astronaut Shares His Views on SpaceX’s Dragon

05/29/2012, On Friday, we reported how the first ever commercial rocket to successfully launch into space, historically docked with the International Space Station. This truly paved the way to a future of privatized space exploration and now, having seen the Dragon...

Porsche slathered with crushed diamonds

05/28/2012, They say that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, and most guys I know would not mind owning a Porsche in the garage either – put two and two together, and what do you get? Why, a pimped up ride, of course. Who does not want a Porsche that...

Car gets intelligent monitoring and warning system

05/28/2012, Cars are getting smarter and smarter with the kind of technology crammed into them, where the driver has a vehicle which actively reacts to situations in order to increase the chances of survival in the event that something goes awry, so it is no surprise...


Audi delivers AMOLED video rear view system

05/25/2012, Audi does have its fair share of cool looking rides in the past, and here we are with an AMOLED video rear view system that will see action in the Audi R18 rides for this year’s race. Of course, a digital rear-view mirror is not the newest piece of...

Dragon Drive is like Siri for your car

05/22/2012, Nuance Communications, a provider of voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers around the globe, has just unveiled Dragon Drive, the company’s latest voice platform created and designed specifically for cars. Dragon Drive promises...

Self-driving car legislation passes California Senate

05/21/2012, Following the steps of Nevada to officially approve rules for self-driving cars on its public roads, the State Senate of California passed the Senate Bill 1298 today to support the safety  and performance standards of autonomous vehicles operating on the...

C-1 electric vehicle rolls with the times

05/21/2012, When we talk about electric vehicles, the yuppies would most probably think of a high powered electric sportscar, while the ordinary man on the street would dream of a Prius in his garage to ferry his family around. Well, not many of us are used to the...

Lego Land Rover Defender 110 shows that anything is possible

05/21/2012, Adidas is correct – impossible is nothing, and if you are able to construct a fully working Land Rover Defender 110 (in a 1:8.5 scale, of course) using mostly Lego bricks, you too, would believe what Adidas has marketed to the masses some time ago....

Foldboat lets you pack a boat in your bag

05/21/2012, Have you ever had a go at the art of origami? Folding paper airplanes in the classroom does not count – so that would pretty much rule out the most of you. The Foldboat is definitely an achievement in engineering, where this £800 Foldboat can be...

Audi e-bike breaks speed limits

05/20/2012, We did take a closer look at the Audi e-bike slightly more than a week ago, but we somehow missed out on something that could be potentially a game changer – the Audi e-bike, apparently, is fast enough to be caught out by a speed camera. It is said...

BMC UC01 City Bike works like a fart

05/20/2012, All right, you might wonder how come the title for this story has been worded so? I decided to take a little bit of creative liberty by shifting around some words. We all know that there are loud farts, and also farts which are silent as well as deadly...