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2012 Ford Focus calls for an ambulance if you crash

03/01/2011, During Ford’s keynote at CeBIT this year, CEO of Ford, Allan Mulally unveiled a new feature of the upcoming Ford Focus that will launch next year. Called Sync Emergency Assistance, the service will come free with every Ford that has Sync installed....

Eco-Delivery Electric Bikes make your pizza business greener

02/28/2011, If you happen to own a pizza delivery business, then chances are pretty good you will own a fleet of motorcycles that will go some ways to making sure piping hot pizzas arrive at the doorsteps of your customers within the fastest time possible. Well, that...

Mazda MX-0 concept looks old school but sleek

02/28/2011, Concept designs can be zany or futuristic, but we think that what will be served at the LA Auto Show design challenge is a mixture of both. Known as the Mazda MX-0, this concept will play with the thought of an efficient, four-passenger vehicle which will...

Shadow Ebike can charge your gadgets while you cycle

02/25/2011, Daymak Inc has just released “the world’s first wireless power-assist electric bicycle” called the Shadow Ebike. There a no visible wires on this bike at all, and everything is controlled using a wireless control called the Daymak Drive...

Cycle and filter water with the CycloClean

02/24/2011, The folks over at Nippon Basic have come up with a way to obtain drinking water with the use of a specially designed bicycle. Called CycloClean, this bicycle comes with a water tank that allows users to store water that they collect from any water sources...

NOOKcolor turned into an In-Car Entertainment device

02/23/2011, If there’s one thing about the NOOKcolor we love, it’s the fact that it is one heck of a versatile device that can be purchased for a low price. After people started rooting their NOOKcolor eBook readers to turn them into fully functional...

Navisurfer II brings Ubuntu Linux to your car

02/21/2011, If you’ve always fancied having a computer dashboard in your car but weren’t satisfied with the current offerings you’ve seen available on the market, the Navisurfer II might be the computer for you. The Navisurfer II is a basically a...

Polaris release limited edition Sportsman XP 850/550 EPS ATVs

02/21/2011, If you’re a fan of All Terrain Vehicles (ATV), you’d be pleased to know that soon you’ll be able to add two more of these sexy machines to your collection. Polaris has just released two new limited edition variations of their Sportsman...

My Lawyer – the app that helps you deal with vehicle accidents

02/21/2011, The folks over at Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen have just announced the launch of a new app to help people deal with vehicle accidents. Called My Lawyer, the app is now available for free on Android phones (iPhone version on its way). My Lawyer helps...

The annoying bicycle anti-theft alarm

02/21/2011, If you own a bicycle that and you’re worried about people stealing it, you probably have the latest padlocks and chains to ensure that your bicycle won’t get stolen whenever you park it outdoors. But what happens when you feel it isn’t...

Electric powered rickshaws to hit the streets of Japan

02/18/2011, It looks like rickshaw riders of the future won’t need to be fit and able bodied people anymore. The Yodogawa Group in Japan has just revealed an electric-powered rickshaw that won’t need its driver to cycle in order to operate. Powered by a...

Audi Connect vehicle networking strategy

02/18/2011, Audi certainly wants to make their line of luxury vehicles smarter, and this time around we have the Audi Connect, which is currently available in three of its cars – the A6, A7 and super luxurious A8. If you own any of those three sweet rides, you...

The Sbyke is a bicycle skateboard hybrid

02/18/2011, If you’ve ever had problem balancing on a skateboard or a bicycle, it’s good to know that there’s a solution for you. And no, it’s not training wheels – but a bicycle skateboard hybrid called the Sbyke. This interesting vehicle...

Drive your car with your brain

02/18/2011, If you thought driving your car with your cellphone was amazing, wait ’til you get a hold of this – some scientists from Freie Universität Berlin have figured out a way to allow people to drive cars with brain power. Yes that’s right –...