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Nokia Car Mode adds phone functionalities to your car

09/13/2011, Driving and using your phone in the car at the same time is a dangerous thing to do, but sometimes you can’t avoid such situations. And since phone manufacturers know that people won’t stop using their phones while driving at the same time,...

Ford and Bug Labs want you to hack your cars with OpenXC

09/12/2011, When people talk about tuning up or playing around with their cars – it usually involves chop shops and modifications to the car’s body and stuff under the hood. Rarely you will hear about people hacking the car’s electronics to make it do...

Smarter Vehicle platform showcased at Extreme Blue

09/12/2011, Don’t you hate it when you have many family members sharing the same car, and you need to use the car but you need to spend the next several minutes adjusting the seat, mirrors, radio station, etc? While it may not be making its way into our vehicles in...

Mercedes Benz F 125 gullwing coupe concept to debut this week?

09/12/2011, See the vehicle above? Don’t you think that the Mercedes Benz F 125 gullwing coupe concept is a sight to behold? Well, it has been rumored that this puppy will be making a splash at this week’s Frankfurt Motor Show. No idea on whether Mercedes...

Sealander Amphibious Camping Trailer

09/12/2011, The great outdoors is always an adventure that not all families enjoy – others pretty much prefer a more comfortable outing at a holiday resort that has everything done and prepared for you, although I must say that if you want to build character,...

Ford showcases Spotify car integration

09/12/2011, Spotify has been touted as a possible serious contender for iTunes, and with its arrival in the states it’s only a matter of time before we see if those predictions will come true. The good news for those who have readily adopted Spotify and its...

Nissan develops cheaper and smaller quick chargers for EV cars

09/12/2011, While EV charging stations aren’t exactly that common, that doesn’t stop Nissan from working on improving them. The company has just announced the launch of its new quick chargers for electric vehicles that are smaller than the current ones...

Music guides cyclists in experimental navigation system

09/12/2011, Music does many things – it soothes the soul, it calms the mind, heck, if technophiles have it their own way, it can even assist cyclists in the future navigate around. After all, relying on visual navigation might be fine if you’re in a car,...

MyWay – a cool ultraportable electric scooter

09/09/2011, GreenReflex has launched a new ultraportable electric scooter called MyWay. It is a foldable transportation device that is powered by an electric motor and a Li-Ion battery. Its main advantage is being extremely compact (110 x 24 x 37cm, folded) and at...

Pagani Huayra ignition key is smaller version of itself

09/09/2011, If you happen to have enough money in your bank account to actually own and maintain a Pagani Huayra, then surely you are one of the elite few in the world whose vehicle’s ignition key is actually a miniature version of itself. Yes sir, the Pagani...

Opel One Euro electric car

09/08/2011, Opel certainly knows how to make an impression at the 64th Frankfurt International Motor Show by debuting their all new battery-powered electric vehicle aptly dubbed as the One Euro. Now surely they do not mean that will be the price of the vehicle, but...

The Martin jetpack will be available in 2012 for $100,000

09/08/2011, If you have $100,000 to spare, perhaps you may want to set that aside for 2012 which is when the Martin Jetpack will finally be made available for public purchase. It originally debuted back in 2008 and save for some minor tweaks and adjustments, its...

On US Airways, your phone is your boarding pass

09/08/2011, Ah, going off to the airport is always a special kind of experience, what with all the stress of packing, forgetting to bring something to your destination, and those long check-in queues that tend to happen whenever you are in a hurry. US Airways intends...

Man arrested for refusing to turn off phone in plane

09/07/2011, Ever since 9/11 reshaped the way aviation security was conducted, there has been many, many more restrictions, making air travel a whole lot more troublesome than before. You now cannot carry liquids more than 100ml, you’ll have to ditch that water...