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SmartPot To Go offers hot drinks on-the-move

02/10/2011, No, this SmartPot has nothing to do with scuttling away on two robotic legs to hide whenever the police barge into your room to see whether you’ve been smoking stuff that is illegal. In fact, the SmartPot To Go was so named because it allows you to...

Nissan ESFLOW electric production concept

02/10/2011, The Nissan ESFLOW looks pretty mean for an electric production concept car, but deep down inside, it is but a Leaf. Yeah, the rather tame electric vehicle from Nissan sports a totally new and radical look in this concept, where it is tipped to debut at...

2011 Zero Motorcycles can be juiced at public recharging stations

02/09/2011, Zero Motorcycles will be offering some improvements for its electric-motorcycle 2011 lineup. One of the most important upgrades will be the ability for the bikes to be recharged at public charging stations, since it can now accept DC (direct current) fast...

Chevrolet Cruze lets you stay connected while on the road

02/08/2011, Chevrolet showed off the features that are part of their 2011 Cruze, in a recent pre-game Super Bowl advertisement. One of the highlights was an ad that showed off the Chevrolet Cruze’s ability to send status updates and stay connected to social...

X-47B drone stealth bomber undergoes test flight

02/07/2011, Look up in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it is the X-47B drone stealth bomber that is currently undergoing test flights! This bat-winged jet does look like a smaller B-2 stealth bomber from certain angles, and it managed to go through a...

Panasonic electric bikes to help the elderly

02/04/2011, Panasonic has just released a new 20″ bicycle designed for the elderly in Japan. It has a low seat which is easy to get into, is perfect for carrying one passenger and with a basket in the front for storing small objects. The BE-ENS033 Electric...

StreetFlyer gives you feeling of flying without too much risk

02/02/2011, Ever wished you could fly, but never really got around to making a pair of wax wings like Icarus? There’s a much safer alternative that doesn’t require you to jump off a cliff, and it comes in the form of the StreetFlyer. This creation of Dr....

Batribike Micro brings new meaning to compact folding electric bike

02/02/2011, Since cars have gone the electric way these days, so did other forms of transport, including those on two wheels. The Batribike Micro will be powered by your two feet, but of course, if you need that little bit of extra boost, there is always a 14.4V...

BMW looks into NFC technology

02/02/2011, Near Field Communication (NFC) does seem to be one of the more interesting trends for this year, where it will see action on the mobile platform soon as well. NFC is also making its way into the US and Europe markets via a range of channels, and you can...

Nokia Bike Charger accessory doubles in price magically

02/02/2011, When we first came across the Nokia Bike Charger that was tipped to hit the worldwide market at the end of last year, it cost around €15. It seems that the company has fallen upon some rather hard times, since the Finnish telecommunications company is...

Hyundai Blue-City is first CNG hybrid bus in Korea

01/31/2011, Hyundai attempts to go green further with the Blue-City CNG hybrid bus, making it the first of its kind in Korea. Blue-City is a true blue (no pun intended) Korean invention, fully developed in Hyundai’s home country while offering better fuel...

Nanobeads to store Hydrogen for fueling cars

01/31/2011, Hydrogen-powered vehicles haven’t exactly been successful due to the highly volatile nature of hydrogen – it is extremely difficult to store. At the moment, storing hydrogen requires high-pressure cylinders that are up to 700 times the atmospheric...

Next generation Ford Focus will be eco-friendly

01/31/2011, Ford has just unveiled some new details about their upcoming Ford Focus that will run on electricity. The car will feature EcoMode, a software program that monitors how drivers drive their vehicle and tries to help them reduce their fuel consumption. The...