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Nissan Pivo 3 electric vehicle parks itself

11/10/2011, You know that we are all created differently, and for some, doing something might be considered as child’s play, while others will struggle with it. Take parking your car into a tight spot for example – some relish the challenge and pull it...

Angry Bird drone takes down drug smuggling planes

11/10/2011, Everyone with a modern smartphone would definitely have heard of Angry Birds before, and hey, even if mobile gaming is not your cup of tea, surely the name Angry Birds has passed by your mind from time to time during a conversation? Well, the US Border...

Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging trial announced for London

11/10/2011, Folks living in London as well as its vicinity might be interested to know that the first Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) trial will be happening soon, thanks to Qualcomm as well as the corporation’s co-operation with the UK Government....

Taxi of Tomorrow to arrive in New York come 2013

11/10/2011, The famous yellow taxis in New York look set to move forward into the future – and while the city’s “Taxi of Tomorrow” will not be able to take to the skies (oh, how that would be great in order to avoid jams on the ground!), drive...

Toyota recalls 550,000 vehicles around the globe

11/09/2011, Toyota did gain quite the reputation as a reliable vehicle that delivered plenty of bang for your hard earned buck, but recent times have seen the motor vehicle manufacturer drop a notch from their previously lofty perch. Well, today is not about bouquets...

TeleNav Auto 2.0 introduces a new level of in-vehicle connectivity

11/08/2011, TeleNav has just announced a new version of its automotive navigation platform – TeleNav Auto 2.0, which provides a whole new level of in-vehicle connectivity and tight integration to the phone, cloud and car. TeleNav Auto 2.0 is aimed at providing a...

Qualcomm purchases wireless electric car charging technology

11/08/2011, It’s been recently announced that Qualcomm has acquired a company called HaloIPT and its assets. For those who didn’t know, HaloIPT is a New Zealand startup that has developed wireless electric car charging technology. The aforementioned...

2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty: MW3 Special Edition

11/07/2011, You know what? If you hate rattling particularly long names off your tongue, then you would do well not to go to the nearest Jeep showroom, but that might prove to be easier said than done even more so if you are a Call of Duty fan, especially when the...

MyFord Touch software upgraded

11/07/2011, For those who recently picked up a Ford – or should I say, drove one home, where that particular vehicle came with a SYNC software package, then you will be pleased to know that from early 2012 onwards, you too will be able to receive a software...

Moto Undone electric motorcycle looks uncomfortable to ride

11/07/2011, It’s not every day you see an interesting motorcycle, but how about one that’s hard to see? A designer by the name of Joey Ruiter thought it would be a great idea to do so with his motorcycle project called Moto Undone. Stripping away...

Robot rides on a bicycle

11/04/2011, Getting a robot to walk on two legs is one thing, to have it run is another, and to make sure it can walk briskly without falling down despite being shoved is on a totally different plane altogether. How about another precarious (for a robot, at least)...

Kiira EV is first electric car from Uganda

11/04/2011, When you mention the country Uganda, I don’t think identifying it as a vehicle producing nation is right at the top of most people’s minds. I guess things will be changing for the better in the future assuming the nation’s first electric...

Parker Brothers Choppers does the Detonator

11/04/2011, The Tron Lightcycle has certainly caught just about anyone and everyone’s attention whenever they take a look at it, and the Parker Brothers decided to wow the world even further with their latest creation which will definitely turn even more heads...