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Toyota and WiTricity to create cars that can charge wirelessly

04/28/2011, Toyota and WiTricity have announced that they will be collaborating together to work on a way to practically apply automotive wireless charging systems and to promote its widespread use. WiTricity, a corporation that’s known for its wireless...

Amarok P1 electric racing motorcycle

04/26/2011, Electric vehicles tend to be more practical in moving folks from point A to point B without too much of a carbon footprint, but they certainly won’t be able to smoke petrol-powered ones – unless you’re in a Tesla Roadster, of course, but...

Intel Custom-chopper finally retires in a glass case

04/26/2011, Back in 2007, to celebrate its 30th anniversary of being in the embedded business, Intel built a custom chopper that was just loaded with all the latest tech, and one hell of an engine. While it was so loaded with gadgets and high-end equipment, it...

ChargePoint Network allows you to reserve electric charging stations

04/26/2011, Coulomb Technologies, one of the leading electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions provider in the US, have just made changes to their ChargePoint Network, which is the industry’s first charging station reservation system designed for EV drivers. One of...

Panasonic Gyutto and Gyutto Mini power-assisted bicycles

04/26/2011, Panasonic has introduced its Gyutto and Gyutto Mini power-assisted bicycles to the Japanese market, and what makes these special would be their ability to carry around a couple of infants – at least this will happen on May 23rd, 2011 onwards. The...

QTVan in tow by electric scooter

04/25/2011, Want to live a true blue Hobbit lifestyle? You won’t be able to go wrong with the QTVan, as this is one cute little trailer that was specially designed by English company Environmental Transport Association (ETA), where it will be pulled by of all...

Pioneer AppRadio car naviation system visits the FCC

04/25/2011, An interesting car navigation device from Pioneer has just paid a visit to the FCC. Called the AppRadio SPH-DA01, it will feature car audio and navigation systems that integrate tightly with iOS devices. Called PAIS (Platform for Aggregation of Internet...

Willer Express offers unbridled luxury aboard the coach

04/24/2011, Those who travel by coach will find that the level of quality differs from one operator to another even though the price might be the same, but that is to be expected. What we’re more interested in would be the quality and comfort of the coach in...

Lasers to replace spark plugs?

04/24/2011, One of the more important components in your vehicle that enable it to start would be the row of spark plugs – once those are dirty, it will not only make it harder for your engine to start, but increase fuel consumption in the long run as well....

Razor scooters encourage kids to vandalize and start fires?

04/22/2011, If there ever was a children’s toy on the market right now that encourages vandalism or starting fires, Razor’s Graffiti and eSpark scooters would fit the bill. Their recently released scooters seem to paint the much frowned up activities in a...

MBOLIC modular family car

04/22/2011, What is it you like and you don’t like about concepts? Well, we will tell you what we don’t like about concepts – most of the time, they’re so far ahead of the technological curve in this world that it is nigh impossible to realize...

Nissan LEAF declared 2011 World Car of the Year

04/21/2011, The eco-friendly car from Nissan known as the LEAF has just been declared the world car of the year 2011. Going up against the Audi A8 and BMW 5 Series in the finals, the world’s first mass-market electric vehicle managed to edge out its sportier...

Lito Sora electric motorcycle seems to be the bomb

04/21/2011, Once in a while, an electric vehicle ambles along, making you wonder whether this could be the next big thing or not. The Lito Sora electric motorcycle might just be that very vehicle, for it boasts of some rather outrageous claims on paper. Imagine what...

TeleNav helps you go green with Earth Day infographic

04/21/2011, Everyone wants to wear the underwear that Captain Planet wore all those years ago on kids’ TV, with the ‘going green’ fever not exactly slowing down anytime soon. No sir, that is not happening anytime soon, which is also a good thing for...