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Yike Bike Ready to Take on Segway, Goes on Sale Now

12/17/2010, After having been announced earlier this year, Yike Bike is finally available for purchase right now. If you’re looking for a compact, electric folding bike that’s lightweight and sturdy with its carbon fiber chassis, you can whip out your...

Space Shuttle goes through the shrinking process

12/17/2010, The Space Shuttle program is going to be retired shortly in the future, and a great icon of American history will soon be consigned to just blurbs and excerpts instead of making headlines in the news. Well, Orbital Sciences Corporation intends to preserve...

Sonex electric plane completes test flight

12/17/2010, Electric cars are still a novelty, but who are we to say that it isn’t going to become the mainstream vehicle of choice in a few years’ time, what with all the tax rebates available Stateside? Well, the subject of an electric plane might be...

Beautiful Bike dazzles your neighborhood

12/16/2010, The next time you wish to make a statement of your presence as you zip down the neighborhood on your bicycle, here’s a tip. Letting your favorite song blare from a boombox isn’t exactly the best way to do so. No sir, we’ll clue you in...

Scooterputer is one mobile desktop

12/16/2010, To say that the Scooterputer is a desktop is somewhat a travesty – instead, this unique computing solution is literally a computer you can drive around on. Of course, this will not be available from any manufacturers out there since it is a custom...

Chevy Volt Electric Cars Now On Sale

12/15/2010, If you’re shopping around for a green automobile, you’ll probably want to know that a good 350 Chevy Volt electric cars have rolled out of the company’s assembly plant and are currently making their way to eager buyers over in New York,...

Spider Optics System allows mini-sub robots to swim solo

12/14/2010, There is nothing quite like the advancement of technology to make the world a better place, and Hawkes Remotes is currently working on a wireless ROV (Remotely Operated underwater Vehicle) which could potentially change the way we explore oceans....

Custom Tron Legacy skatecycle

12/14/2010, You know that Tron Legacy is going to be huge in the international box office – there is just no doubt about it. After all, with fancy costumes, glow-in-the-dark suits, an extremely flashy sci-fi environment with the customary hot chicks thrown into...

Signal Lock LED warning light concept

12/13/2010, The Signal Lock LED warning light concept is an interesting take on what most of us take for granted with our cars. After all, it is safe to say that most cars, if not all, already come with a warning light of sorts in case you need to stop at the...

NYC gets Allianz 4000, a hybrid street sweeper

12/13/2010, Residents of the Big Apple who rise early will soon be able to see the Allianz 4000 hybrid street sweeper hit the, er, streets. This is touted to be the world’s first hybrid street sweeper, where it will have a 200 horsepower diesel engine that is...

Golf cart gets 100 horsepower boost

12/13/2010, What happens when you take something as slow as a golf cart and soup it up? No, we don’t mean up to muscle car status with the option of a nitro boost, but rather, adding another 100 horses of power. Mac McAlpine managed to do so by tinkering around...

World’s First Nissan Leaf Delivered

12/13/2010, It’s taken some time to arrive and now it’s finally here. We’re talking about the arrival of the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle. The first unit was purchased by Olivier Chalouhi from the San Francisco Bay Area and the vehicle will be...

Solar Roadways project offer glimpse of a greener future

12/12/2010, Solar energy is extremely abundant the world over, and it remains to be seen how us humans will utilize it according to the best of our ability with the technology we have. The Solar Roadways project intends to make solar roof panels obsolete if...