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HP looking to bring webOS to appliances and cars

08/16/2011, Let’s face it, HP’s webOS platform is doing rather dismally compared to the big boys such as iOS and Android. In terms of performance, there doesn’t seem to be much complaints but what it lacks is perhaps a solid set of native apps along with a...

Smart pedelec electric bike enters production

08/16/2011, Smart, the company that rolled out that cute little car in the past intends to live up to its name, although this time it will not be a four wheeler that will grace our roads, but rather, the pedelec – also known as the Pedal Electric Cycle. This...

Lightning Motorcycles hit new land speed record for electric bikes

08/16/2011, We do know that electric vehicles are starting to catch on, but there is still the issue of making sure the battery can last for more than 200 miles. Well, Lightning Motorcycles focuses on, as you can tell by its name, motorcycles, and one of their models...

Ferrari president doesn’t believe in electric cars

08/16/2011, In recent months we’ve been seeing quite a lot of companies, especially car manufacturers, turn their focus towards creating more environmental-friendly products like electric cars. However, there won’t be one high profile car manufacturer...

ParkingAuction lets you sell your parking spot

08/16/2011, Let’s face it, there are times when circulating the mall’s car park looking for an empty spot can turn into a long and drawn out affair, lasting for a good 20-30 minutes, at which point you just want to call it a day and head home. According to a...

2013 BMW i3 caught in Chicago

08/16/2011, You know something? For a vehicle that isn’t even going to be out for a couple more years, it is something to see the 2013 BMW i3 roll down Chicago recently. What makes this particular BMW i3 so special from the rest? Well, it is an all-new...

Project Flake concept car is impressive

08/15/2011, Looking for a fresh take on how cars work? Da Feng’s latest concept design, Project Flake, might be right up your alley. The UK-based designer has recently come up with a concept video showing off what his car is all about and we gotta say, it sure...

Balloon brings you to near-space heights

08/15/2011, Not every one of us are able to afford a trip to space as we don’t even have a million in our bank accounts, but how about getting to near-space heights? That is what a Spanish entrepreneur intends for you to experience, where you will be able to...

Flywheel bicycle offers a timely boost

08/15/2011, Getting around the town on a bicycle is one of the greenest methods, what with ever increasing fuel prices making many people think three times before they purchase another gas guzzler. After all, if the public transportation system in your area is decent...

“The Ultimate Drive” app by BMW released

08/12/2011, Let’s face it, when it comes to driving from point A to point B, everyone has a different way of getting there. Some might prefer a quick and efficient route while some prefer a long and scenic drive. Some probably only know one way which can sometimes...

Deakin University makes three-wheeler safe to ride in

08/12/2011, A bunch of students over at Deakin University believe that they have managed to solve the problem of three-wheeler vehicles falling over, clearly believing in the adage that prevention is far better than cure. Well, they intend to turn their idea and...

Cow squashes car after jumping over three foot fence

08/12/2011, Hey Diddle Diddle – this time around, the bovine in question did not make the leap over the moon, but somehow did defy the law of gravity to a certain degree by clearing a three foot fence, squashing a car upon landing to boot. Yes sir,...

Contact lost with Mach 20 aircraft

08/11/2011, Deja vu – the unmanned hypersonic glider that could hit speeds of up to Mach 20? Well, it was launched yesterday morning from a rocket, but it seems as though contact was lost shortly after the experimental craft built just for DARPA (Defense...

Spire Speedboat designed by Thierry Mugler

08/11/2011, The photo that you’re seeing above is not the new Bat boat in the 2012 Batman movie, although it was certainly inspired by Batman. It’s actually a speedboat that has been designed by none other than fashion designer, Thierry Mugler. While we can’t...