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Ford Trucks to Have 3G Connected Dashboards

03/24/2009, Ford and Sprint are working together to connect upcoming Ford trucks to Sprint’s wireless broadband network. Construction workers are the first target for the “Ford Work Solutions”. With it, they can track stuff like inventory and...

Boombox Bike Blasts The Neighborhood

03/24/2009, Bicycles might be a green form of transportation, but they aren’t in vogue if they do not fall under the Boombox Bike category. These pedal-powered monstrosities come with a self-sustaining, built-in audio system that is bound to get audiophiles...

Heads Up Display Upgrade For Old Cars

03/24/2009, Are you jealous that the BMW 5 Series comes with its own Heads Up Display (HUD)? Well, you too can experience the joys of the HUD even in your ancient jalopy thanks to this innovative device that provides you with extremely accurate compass headings in...

e-Traction Develops Diesel Electric Hybrid Bus

03/24/2009, Good thing there are never enough ways to turn green, with the latest among them a diesel-electric hybrid bus courtesy of e-Tractioon from Netherlands which is touted to come with 50% better fuel economy over the existing fleet of diesel buses. In...

Cart Bike Takes Recycling Up To Another Notch

03/23/2009, Here’s one interesting DIY project that does its part in keeping the earth green – the Cart Bike. Half bike and half shopping cart, it certainly helps you carry all your shopping home without burdening that back of yours if you happen to love...

iLane Offers Conversational Opportunity With Email Inbox

03/22/2009, Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc. has rolled out a small black box of their own known as the iLane. It targets folks who find themselves inexorably drawn to their email as a lifeline as well as busy executives who are always on the road. Basically, the...

This Via IVP-7500 Motherboard Could Be In Your Next Car

03/19/2009, Via is coming up with a PC hardware platform for in-vehicle integration. It can control a host of things, including ‘sensors’ like the digital tachograph and odometer, but also GPS functions and navigation. Via says that it is much easier to...

Cadillacs To Offer Autonet Within Vehicle

03/19/2009, Autonet is a 3G wireless router that was specially designed to be used in vehicles, and it will first be offered on Cadillac’s CTS Sports Sedan. This allows all in the car (as well as others around during rush hour traffic gridlocks) to share an...

Terrafugia Transition Flying Car

03/19/2009, We aren’t living in the space age yet where flying cars is the norm, but that doesn’t mean we can’t move towards that direction. The Terrafugia Transition is the latest flying car that managed to achieve its successful maiden flight...

RAM Mount Tough Tray II

03/16/2009, If you’re a frequent road user who needs quick and easy access to your notebook or netbook, why not consider the RAM Mount Tough Tray II? This car mount is perfect for netbooks, tablet PCs and UMPCs, as it comes with a universal cradle to handle...

Epic 23e Electric Hybrid Boat

03/16/2009, Cars have gone hybrid, so why not boats? After all, these playthings of the rich and famous aren’t exactly prime examples when it comes to keeping the earth green by consuming as little fuel as possible. The Epic 23e plug-in hybrid boat aims to...

OHM Cycles Updates Its E-Bikes

03/16/2009, E stands for Electric as you might have guessed. OHM just announced that it has upgraded its line of electric-assisted bikes with an extended range (up to 75 miles, they claim) and among the 2009 improvements, you can find a faster recharge of 90%...

Emo Electric Cart

03/15/2009, No, this has nothing to do with the emo culture that is currently sweeping our youth – this lightweight all-electric cart known as E’mo is meant to propogate a green way of living. After all, it weighs a whole lot less compared to a car at...