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No 3D Rover camera from NASA

03/28/2011, Here’s an expansion on our previous post about the lack of a 3D camera on the upcoming Rover to Mars – you can forget about seeing the surface of Mars in 3D – NASA has decided to stop any more talk about constructing a 3D camera and...

3D cameras removed from Mars rover

03/28/2011, For those of you who were hoping to watch 3D footage from NASA’s Mars expedition later this year, you’re out of luck. NASA announced that they have ditched the plans to include 3D cameras on the Mars rover, Curiosity. James Cameron, the...

Home made electric scooter fits into suitcase nicely 

03/25/2011, They say that necessity is the mother of all invention, and Terry Hope decided to work on an electric scooter which could fit into a suitcase simply because of good ol’ red tape – he was told three years ago by a captain that he cannot bring...

Ford and AT&T team up to wirelessly connect new Ford Focus Electric

03/24/2011, Ford and AT&T have come together so that the latter will be able to offer the built-in wireless connectivity for the new Focus Electric hatchback. Ford engineers/programmers have managed to churn out the pretty comprehensive MyFord Mobile application...

Grown up Green Machine looks menacing

03/24/2011, The folks behind the $55k Tron Lightcycle late last year have come up with a new machine that looks even more difficult to ride. Inspired by the Green Machine from 2007, the Parker Brothers have come up with an updated version of the vehicle. This time...

Toyota Prius V experiences launch delay in Japan

03/24/2011, It is no surprise that Toyota’s Prius V (2012 model) which was supposed to go on sale in the Land of the Rising Sun at the end of next month will be rescheduled, as production delays were a natural consequence of the March 11th earthquake. According...

TomTom HD Traffic shows you which way not to take home

03/24/2011, Traffic jams are horrible, and (almost) nobody ever enjoys sitting through them. But thanks to modern technology, we now have solutions to bypass such problems. TomTom has just released its HD Traffic service online for free. This online map service does...

Jabra FREEWAY speakerphone offers added flexibility

03/23/2011, Jabra, one of the first names that will probably come to your mind when Bluetooth devices are concerned, has just announced their latest product – the Jabra FREEWAY. This revolutionary new speakerphone will come with an industry-first three speaker...

SuperTooth HD helps you stay focused on the road while driving

03/23/2011, One of the most dangerous things anyone can do while driving is use the phone at the same time. Well the folks over at SuperTooth have come up with a solution to the problem. Called the SuperTooth HD, this gadget helps you keep your eyes focused on the...

Boeing 747-8 lands its first flight successfully

03/22/2011, Over the weekend, Boeing’s latest jumbo jet, the 747-8 took to the skies for its first ever flight. It left Everett, Washington; accompanied by two Lockheed T-33 chase planes and landed at Boeing Field, Seattle after travelling in the skies for 4...

iPhone app lets you shoot photos of cars to check on prices

03/20/2011, If you are in the market for a spanking new car if you have the dough for it, or a second hand car at least if times are hard? There’s an app for that – if you’re living in Sweden, of course, as price comparison site for car shopping...

Flea bike lights from Blackburn Designs

03/19/2011, Blackburn Designs has rolled out its Flea bike lights that are touted to be some of the better designed lamps in the market – never mind the fact that they already look pretty stunning to the naked eye. No, you are not able to jump up to 40 times...

OnStar FMV mirror is strutted

03/19/2011, CES 2011 was the platform where many new devices were launched, and it wasn’t surprising at all to see General Motors use that platform to introduce a mirror with a blue button which is touted to work in just about any vehicle. Well, the nameless...