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Action Trackchair, the all-terrain wheelchair

03/08/2012, Just because you are confined to a wheelchair does not mean your life is any less fulfilling. Sure, it might be a wee bit more challenging than the average person on the street due to accessibility issues in less developed countries, but that does not...

Ford SYNC owners access tablets with voice

03/07/2012, The power of voice was once again demonstrated at the new iPad’s unveiling earlier this morning, and here is more news concerning voice functionality – Ford SYNC owners are now able to enable one to access tablet functionality through speech...

Square has new payment platform for New York cabs

03/06/2012, New York – the city that never sleeps, is one of the modern landmarks which most folks would want to visit at least once in their lives. Well, for those who take cabs every single day while they are in New York might want to take note of a new...

Reckless Racing 2 recreated in real life

03/05/2012, Ever wondered what it’s like to control a car using a smartphone? You’re not alone as the folks over at Xperia Studio have thought about it too and decided to make it happen. Using the addictive racing game: Reckless Racing 2 as inspiration...

Ford upgrades MyFord Touch

03/05/2012, Ford has begun sending USB-keys to 300,000 current Ford owners who drive cars powered by Sync and MyFord Touch. According to Ford, the update improves the user interface and makes it more readable. It also improves the system responsiveness, which is a...

Audi looks to future with lighted up vehicles

03/04/2012, There is just so much one can do in terms of designing a car in order to make it look future forward, and while I appreciate all those mean looking stripes, lines, and modified headlights as well as taillamps, Audi takes things up by a notch with their...

Mercedes Benz goes invisible

03/04/2012, No, the invisible car from Mercedes here has nothing to do with military cloaking technology, but it is still no doubt a clever marketing ploy (to me, at least). The German automaker decided to promote their zero-emissions F-Cell model, where the entire...

Tron lightcycle replica up for auction

03/02/2012, Fancy owning yourself a motorcycle that looks like it was stolen from the movie set of Tron? Well, here’s your chance. The folks over at Charitybuzz are auctioning off a replica Lightcycle aka a Xenon Light Motor Bike. Designed by the Parker Brother...

Hyundai i-oniq concept coupe unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show

03/01/2012, Are you a fan of concept vehicles? If you are, you might recall that a few months ago, Hyundai teased the world with a concept car of their own dubbed the i-oniq, a concept coupe that is a hybrid, running on both an electric motor and petrol engine. Well...

Ferrari F12berlinetta is fastest Ferrari to date

02/29/2012, Mention Ferrari, and most men would salivate at their mouths, wondering just when they will be able to join this elite club and drive home one of these exotics. The Italian company has rolled out plenty of high end rides over the years, and making waves...

Volkswagen optical illusion car conjured

02/29/2012, Someone just hire designer Sangwoo Lee already – this guy conjured this particular Volkswagen concept that was inspired by optical art and visual kinetics. Known as the Volkswagen Optism (what a name – I am not that optimistic that it will hit...

Samsung Car Mode Application for Toyota developed

02/28/2012, [MWC 2012] Samsung has teamed up with Japanese car manufacturer Toyota to deliver the Samsung Car Mode Application, which is basically an in-car solution that will seamlessly connect Samsung’s family of smartphones to Toyota’s In-Vehicle...

AirHead helps prevent “helmet hair”

02/27/2012, If you ride a bicycle or a motorbike, you’ll probably understand what it’s like to deal with “helmet hair” every time you go somewhere. Well, the folks over at Twowheelcool have come up with a solution to the problem called...

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sees Siri integration

02/24/2012, If you were planning on getting yourself a Mercedes-Benz A-Class in the future, don’t be surprised if your iPhone’s Siri voice assistant feature will be integrated into the car’s infotainment system. The automaker has announced that their Drive Plus...