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Toshiba to develop SCiB battery for electric vehicles

07/05/2010, Toshiba will be working closely with Mitsubishi Motors to offer the SCiB battery to electric vehicles (EV) in the near future, and we can only presume that this will happen in Japan first before any other country. The SCiB has been touted to be...

Logi AeroSpace unveils Tyrannos flying car for the military

07/05/2010, Want to see more technology than you could ever imagine in your workplace? How about joining the military – those boys seem to get pretty great stuff to check out, case in point, the Tyrannos flying car from Logi Aerospace. This is still a concept...

Kyocera wants to turn your boats greener

07/01/2010, We all know that solar panels are one of the many ways to start leading a greener lifestyle, although the efficiency of such panels are still a long way off from being impressive enough to be used in everyday and all applications. Kyocera has faith...

Ultra Lightweight Vehicle not good for romantic singles

06/30/2010, If you’re planning to woo the girl of your dreams while you’re staying in Tokyo, here’s a tip – whatever mode of transportation you’re going to take on your date, never ever use the ULV (Ultra Lightweight Vehicle) for the...

Solar-powered Tuk-tuk For Bangkok

06/30/2010, If you’ve been to Thailand before, you’ll definitely have seen those motorized rickshaws, known as tuk-tuks. While it’s a cheap and convenient way to travel, it does contribute to the pollution level in the country. Now a more...

Flying Car Approved By The Federal Aviation Administration

06/29/2010, Flying cars might be a fun novelty, especially if you’ve got $194k to spare, but many folks will be wondering what the FAA (US Federal Aviation Administration) was thinking when it approved the Terrafugia Transition, a street-legal car that can fold...

Denso has better air-conditioning system for buses

06/29/2010, Denso of Japan recently came up with a superior air-conditioning system for hybrid buses, thanks to the use of an integrated electric compressor which consumes around 50% less juice when compared to Denso’s previous system. This in turn results in...

Scubster pedal-powered submarine

06/27/2010, I don’t know about you, but I for one would definitely not want to take any chances in a pedal-powered submarine like the Scubster. This streamlined carbon fiber mode of transportation is capable of hitting 10kph (6.2mph) top speed if you pedal hard...

Conquest wheelchair motorcycle

06/27/2010, The Conquest wheelchair motorcycle is an interesting mode of transportation, where it will be powered by an 1170 CC BMW engine with six forward gears and reverse. Don’t laugh at this two-wheeled steed, it is full well capable of hitting 0-60 mph in...

2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee is a Wi-Fi hotspot on wheels

06/25/2010, Looking for a new fuel guzzler? The 2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee might just be the ticket for you, since it not only lets you get up and about in style, it also features Uconnect Web, a Wi-Fi hotspot which lets you enjoy Internet connectivity while...

2011 Ford Fiesta Comes With A Special USB Drive And Application

06/24/2010, New owners of the 2011 Ford Fiesta are in for an interesting experience when they receive their car, as they will receive a special USB drive along with the car. Plugging it into the car’s USB port will give them a 19-minute tour of the features...

Kleer Partners With Mercedes To Offer Wireless In-car Audio

06/24/2010, Most folks have a strong dislike for wires, and the less we see of them, the better. Now Mercedes and Kleer has formed a partnership to equip the 2010 Mercedes-Benz E-class and S-Class models with Kleer’s proprietary, lower-power, CD-quality digital...

Honda Rogue Personal Electric Vehicle Concept

06/23/2010, In the future will we all be travelling in eco-friendly pod-like vehicles? If the concept designs that designers are busy churning out are a good judge, it does seem to be the case. Next up is the Honda Rogue concept design, which is powered by...

Light Up Cycling Jersey helps to keep you safe

06/21/2010, For those of you who love riding around on your bicycle at night, the Light Up Cycling Jersey would be the perfect tool in increasing your visibility on the road. After all, it not only offers a literally brilliant method of keeping you well within sights...