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AIS offers 12.1-inch Rugged Vehicle Computer

08/17/2010, AIS (American Industrial Systems Inc.) has rolled out a spanking new 12.1” Rugged Vehicle Computer which was specially designed to operate reliably even in strong vibration, extreme temperatures, dusty and harsh environmental conditions. Known as...

19-year-old Comes Up With Hybrid Water-powered Car

08/17/2010, Most folks out there would dream to own a car that is powered by water, and now a 19-year old has come up with such a vehicle, touted to dramatically reduce harmful exhaust emissions. The car is a hybrid vehicle that uses electricity to separate drinking...

Tube concept might make daily commute easier

08/16/2010, If you’re one who relies on public transport all the time, then you might have your reservations especially if the public transport in your country is third rate. Well, the Tube concept, if executed properly, might just be the next best thing to...

X-T-Rex concept racing car goes green

08/12/2010, Don’t you just love concepts? It allows you to throw logic into the wind, case in point the X-T-Rex concept racing car. Meant to see action in places other than those with asphalt tracks, the X-T-Rex will probably be more at home in the Great Smoky...

Hackers PWN Car Computers

08/12/2010, Following ATMs, smartphones, and desktop systems, university researchers are showing that your car computer is susceptible to hacking, even while you are driving at freeway speeds. The researchers have devised a method to hack a car’s computer...

SoBi Bike Sharing System Of The Future

08/11/2010, Folks over in New York City might have the opportunity to test an experimental public bike sharing system this fall, dubbed SoBi, the Social Bicycle System. This system is designed to be an alternative to traditional public transportation systems,...

Dragonfly helicopter runs on hydrogen

08/10/2010, We took a look at an electric-powered helicopter earlier this morning, and here’s one that runs on water – yes, can you believe it? The Dragonfly relies on hydrogen peroxide that has been diluted to around 50% to 70%, where it will then power...

Google Buys A Microdrone Unmanned Flight Drone For Itself

08/10/2010, Folks who are concerned about their privacy might be slightly wary to get wind that Google has just purchased its own Microdrone, which is an interesting and cool looking unmanned flying drone. Speculation is that Google is planning to use such drones to...

Sailplane relies on jet engine to take to the skies

08/09/2010, This is one of the more interesting sailplanes – after all, it doesn’t need to be towed up to the sky before it can “fly”, but will take things into its own wings thanks to a retractable jet engine which is located right behind the...

Solar-powered yacht has hidden solar panels

08/09/2010, Solar power is in vogue these days, as it lends a certain air of respectability to the particular device or vehicle which is deemed to be green. Well, Novague Studio designers have come up with this conceptual environmentally friendly yacht which will run...

BlackTrail BT-01 can even outrun motorcycles

08/09/2010, An electric-powered or assisted bicycle is pretty impressive since it can help ease your trip uphill, but fancy the BlackTrail BT-01 that ups the ante by out running even motorcycles? Yes, German company PG-Bikes has rolled out the BlackTrail BT-01 which...