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Solar Impulse 2 Wants To Circle The World On Solar Power Alone

04/09/2014, There is nothing quite like solar power that flies the renewable energy banner high, and here we are with the Solar Impulse 2 that has the grand goal of circumnavigating around the world using solar energy harnessed from the sun alone, and nothing else....

Gogo 2Ku Next Gen Inflight Internet Technology Announced

04/08/2014, Gogo has provided inflight Wi-Fi to passengers for some time already, and this time around, the leading aircraft communications service provider has announced a step in the right direction where global connectivity is concerned with 2Ku. Gogo has big...

Microsoft Windows Comes To The Car Now

04/06/2014, Yes, Windows of the virtual kind instead of the ones that you wind up and down in your vehicle. From the desktop, the operating system war has moved on to portable devices such as smartphones and tablets, and into the living room with Apple TV, plans of...

Toyota Prius Runs On Harley-Davidson Engine

04/03/2014, When one talks about the Toyota Prius, the first thing that comes into mind would be this being one of the more successful hybrid vehicles globally we have seen to date, where its hybrid engine offers great fuel economy. However, when you mate it to a...

Tesla Vehicles Can Be Hacked To Unlock The Car Remotely

03/30/2014, While connected cars with more digital components is inevitable, what this means is that it could open up more cars to hackers who could find a way to take control of your car or access it remotely. Apparently Tesla’s electric vehicles exhibit such...

There’s No Stopping This Juggernaut Trike

03/28/2014, I don’t know about you, but each time the word “trike” is mentioned in a conversation, my mind would automatically switch over to the trike in the world of Dune, where it is faster but less durable than the quads, although it does make short work of...

StratoBus Airship Prototype Sets 5 Year Airborne Target

03/26/2014, There really isn’t anything new under the sun, as you can see from the fashion cycles that tend to repeat themselves from time to time. I am still waiting for the moment where big is beautiful instead of the waif-like models that we still see strut the...

3D Printed Kayak Actually Works

03/24/2014, 3D printers seem to be catching on in fashion among enthusiasts and home users, and most of the time, we would think of 3D printers churning out tiny bits and pieces which would look a whole lot better as a toy, rather than to make up an entire...

Commute-Case Turns Your Briefcase Into A Ride

03/17/2014, I am quite sure that Hanna Barbera’s cartoons do bring back plenty of fond memories to many of us, with the futuristic The Jetsons being one of them, long before the likes of Star Trek and Star Wars made their respective appearances. The Jetsons did...

In-Car Emotion Detector Prompts Drivers Consumed By Road Rage

03/16/2014, For some of us it is impossible not to be consumed by road rage. It is actually quite easy to get frustrated by someone on the road, and that rage could translate into a loss of attention or rapid aggression, which could result into an unfortunate...