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Sony Ericsson AB900 Bluetooth Car Speakerphone

02/10/2009, Sony Ericsson’s latest announcement for today touches on the AB900 Bluetooth Car Speakerphone that turns your automobile into a wireless jukebox, letting you enjoy your favorite tunes loudly while you make and take those phone calls without having...

Fake Parking Tickets A New Hacker Trick

02/06/2009, Word has it that hackers in Grand Forks, North Dakota, are armed with a brand new trick – the use of fake parking tickets. They have started to place official-looking tickets on windshields, letting drivers view images of the violation on a specific...

Man Plans To Paddle Across The Atlantic

02/05/2009, You might call him a crazy genius, but machinist/inventor Ted Ciamillo is about to embark on a journey like never before – use his pedal-powered miniature submarine and paddle across the Atlantic sometime later in the year. This wet sub would mean...

Cars Get Projectors As Well

02/05/2009, Just when you thought that BMW’s 5 Series and their Heads Up Display was cool, it seems as though that cars of the future will also have this feature thanks to Superimaging Japan who are already working on a prototype, letting your speedometer and...

Mission One Electric Motorbike

02/05/2009, Mission Motors has just unveiled its One electric motorbike that looks drop dead gorgeous, and is no slouch when it comes to performance either. It is capable of hitting a maximum speed of 150mph and has a range of 150 miles, which means you can probably...

Driving Activity Reporter Sorta Like A Black Box

02/04/2009, While planes and even buses have black boxes, how about ordinary cars? The Driving Activity Reporter could function as a black box, as it will keep track of a vehicle’s routes, speeds as well as places visited thanks to its integrated GPS tracker...

Masdar City Working On Driverless Podcar System

02/04/2009, Surely the United Arab Emirates have made a killing during last year’s oil bull run, and it is time to put all that profit to good use starting with the construction of Masdar City. This city aims to be the first zero-carbon, zero-waste, car-free...

Aptera Specifications Unveiled

02/03/2009, What you see above is one weird looking vehicle, but it could hold the ticket to a smog-free city one day. Nice to see Aptera release its specifications at the ongoing Technology, Entertainment, Design (TED) conference. The car boasts an extremely wide...

Garbage Powered Truck

02/02/2009, Sounds strange? Apparently not, as the British who reside in Huddersfield has a modified three-and-a-half ton Smith Edison Ford Transit garbage truck which hauls garbage from the neighborhood, disposing them at a nearby Energy from Waste power station and...

Water Propelled Jetpack

02/02/2009, Wish you could have something that will help you beat the morning rush hour, like having the ability to fly across the gridlock? Perhaps with the water-propelled jetpack you see here, the mentioned scenario will be possible. Using super fast jets of water...

BART Passengers To Get Wi-Fi Connectivity

02/01/2009, Folks who commute via BART will soon have the benefit of Wi-Fi connectivity, allowing one to read/send emails and hold video conferences without worrying about spotty connections while relying on an EV-DO USB modem as well as the many blind spots as one...

Hy Tric Electro Cycle

01/27/2009, If you’re an advocate for green technology, then perhaps the Electro Cycle from Hy Tric might interest you. Let us rattle off the important specifications first – the Hy Tric Electro Cycle has a top speed of 125 mph (that’s pretty zippy)...

Guitar Boat Up For Auction

01/23/2009, We’re not too sure whether the Guitar Boat is romantic or a hoot, but nevertheless, it still exists. Commissioned by Australian singer-songwriter Josh Pyke, he is now auctioning off his Guitar Boat as seen above in order to raise funds for the...

Woman Bites Driver Because Of Non-Hybrid Bus

01/23/2009, Talk about an occupational hazard – a veteran bus driver was bitten in his arm when a female passenger realized that he wasn’t driving a hybrid bus. According to MTA driver Peter Williams, “She came on the bus, and she said she waited...