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Wireless Charging Systems For Electric Vehicles Being Developed

10/25/2010, While electric vehicles (EVs) are great eco-friendly modes of transportation, having to plug them in to juice up the battery is always a hassle. Of course, thanks to the advancement of technology, it might not become an issue in the future. Delphi...

Front End Ladder electric tricycle

10/24/2010, A tricycle? Isn’t that meant for small kids who have yet migrated to training wheels on a proper bicycle? Perhaps, but with the advent of technology and an open mind, perhaps your perspective on a tricycle might just change, especially with the...

Boeing 737 gets eXConnect broadband service

10/22/2010, The next time you step aboard the Boeing 737, don’t be surprised if you are able to experience wireless high-speed broadband service many thousand feet from the ground. According to Boeing, both passengers and crew members are able to take advantage...

Concept: Foldable Electric Bike Can Store Your Belongings

10/21/2010, Bicycles are probably one of the more eco-friendly modes of transport, though you probably wouldn’t want to cycle for long distances on a daily basis. With that in mind, a designer has come up with an electric-powered bike that offers more than one...

Bioracer runs off wooden pellets

10/18/2010, The Precer Group from Sweden has come up with a new vehicle which will run on alternative energy, where this rather sporty version of an ATV is powered by wood pellets. Wait a minute here – aren’t wood pellets made out of trees? Isn’t...

HondaJet program update rolls out

10/18/2010, Honda Aircraft Company just released an update of its HondaJet advanced light jet program, announcing that ground testing is already in progress while static structural stress testing is in progress on its second conforming aircraft. Not only that, a...

Toyota Prius sans conducteur de Google

10/15/2010, Les voitures qui se conduisent toutes seules doivent être la dernière lubie, et après qu’en Allemagne, certains en ont fait une, Google a également fait quelque chose de similaire, transformant une Toyota Prius en une voiture...

Toyota iQ Disco car is a hoot

10/14/2010, It seems that driving has just gotten a whole lot more interesting, especially when you decide to pull up at the local club on a Saturday night in the Toyota iQ Disco car. There is a method behind all this madness, where the shiny disco ball appearance of...

Pimped out mobility scooter zips by quickly

10/14/2010, The young man you see here is Colin who decided to pimp out a mobility scooter, where this petrol-powered scooter is capable of hitting a top speed of 111km/h in a drag-race. The Brit is currently in running (pardon the pun) for a Guinness World Record,...

Focus Design Self-balancing Unicycle v2.0

10/14/2010, You might not have been impressed with the first version of the self-balancing unicycle from Focus Design, but two years later the company has come up with the SBU v2.0 that it claims is sleeker, safer, and more powerful, not to mention easier to learn....

Eyetracker might prevent future accidents by sleepy drivers

10/14/2010, Falling asleep behind the wheel is not funny at all, but many of us do take things for granted whenever we head out on a long road trip, by not getting enough rest before and hoping that some Dunkin’ Donuts and coffee should be adequate to see us...

Self-driving Taxi Picks You Up At The Press Of A Button

10/14/2010, We might not need to hire a driver if we’re too lazy to chauffer ourselves around town in the future. The smart folks over at Germany’s Freie University have demonstrated a self-driving taxi. The VW Passat in the video sports a laser, radar,...