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Masternaut nags at wayward drivers

02/23/2012, I am a firm believer that no matter what kind of technologically advanced devices and features you throw into a vehicle, a careless driver will still prove to be the weakest link, although a well built car with all the safety features working perfectly...

Rinspeed Dock+Go works your smart car

02/20/2012, The smart fortwo car is definitely cute, and if you cannot achieve parallel parking in a standard sized parking lot with this vehicle, then I would suggest you stick to driving in front of a virtual screen. It is interesting to note that add-ons and...

Hertz on Demand expands to Washington DC

02/19/2012, When it comes to businesses, expanding them is always a good idea when you have enough ideas, manpower and clients to support your expansion. Hertz, the global rental car company, definitely shares such a view, and has decided to expand their car sharing...

Nevada approves self-driving cars on public roadways

02/17/2012, If you happen to be driving around in the state of Nevada, don’t be surprised if you encounter an unmanned vehicle on the streets or highways. The state became the first to officially approve rules for self-driving cars on public roads earlier this...

Strida folding bicycle folds up in under 10 seconds

02/16/2012, When it comes to comparing one foldable bicycle to another, apart from the obvious weight factor, you might want to look into how fast and convenient it is to fold up this convenient mode of transportation. Strida’s offering takes just less than 10...

Moller unveils new Skycars

02/15/2012, Have you ever wondered what would happen to cars of the future – will they still move around on four wheels, or can they take to the skies? Moller International thinks that the latter has a very bright future, unveiling a couple of Skycars that are...

Kinect used to aid reverse parking

02/14/2012, A lot of cars have cameras installed in the rear to help drivers when it comes to parking, but most of them are pretty simple setups – with the camera acting as a pair of additional eyes. Well, some folks at the University of Technology in Sydney...

Ford B-MAX car to debut at MWC 2012

02/14/2012, As most of you guys probably know by now, MWC 2012 is nearly upon us. The event is scheduled for the 27th of February and is expected to be the largest mobile device event of the year. However if you were looking forward to seeing more than just new...

Hovering airplanes a possibility

02/13/2012, There is one major advantage the helicopter has that a plane does not – that is, the ability to simply hover around in place, turning 360 degrees in a horizontal plane and take off in that direction after that, but the price to pay would be...

Orbea’s Grow bicycles caters to child’s growth stages

02/10/2012, Orbea of Spain has a very interesting range of aptly-named Grow bicycles, where these unique bicycles for children can be adjusted accordingly to accommodate your child’s growth spurts, allowing it to last twice as long as a regular bicycle. Of...

StroM Bouqetin is a concept quadricycle

02/10/2012, When it comes to trail riding, in all honesty there’s really nothing wrong with a bicycle, but for those who feel that having four wheels is the way to go, you might be interested in checking out this particular quadricycle concept, which as the name...