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Nokia Leaning Towards Selling HERE Maps To German Carmakers

06/18/2015, A couple of months ago it was suggested that Nokia was thinking of selling off its HERE Maps division. One of the groups that reportedly had interest in the technology were the German carmakers who banded together with the plans of purchasing it...

Range Rover Prototype Can Be Driven Via Your Smartphone App

06/16/2015, We’re sure you’ve seen movies in which the cars can be driven remotely using a smartphone app. If you’re wondering when such an app would be made a reality, it seems that you won’t have to wait much long as Land Rover UK has recently developed a...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Near-Vertical Takeoff Is A Treat To Watch

06/14/2015, The Boeing 787 Dreamliner may have had its problems but the aircraft still has a great fan following, fans who would have been delighted to see it in a near vertical takeoff. Boeing has released a new promotional video which shows the Boeing 787...

Couple Lives In Eco-Friendly Converted Van

06/12/2015, While most of us out there are sweating it out in order to make enough dough so that we can live a comfortable lifestyle – and a flashy one where possible, along comes Canadian couple Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives who actually took the...

Baidu’s BMW Self-Driving Cars Could Launch End Of The Year

06/12/2015, Smart driving cars appears to be the way of the future, or at least that’s what many carmakers are speculating as more of them are starting to develop the technology themselves. Now it seems that over in China, we might have a new player in the form of...

Charge Your Electric Car For Free By Looking At Ads

06/12/2015, As it stands electric car charging stations aren’t as widespread compared to gas stations. This means that you will need to know where you want to go lest you find yourself stranded in the middle of the highway with no more juice left to power your car....

Jaguar Land Rover Creates An Anti-Pothole System

06/11/2015, For those who drive and have encountered potholes, you know what a painful experience this can be. Not painful physically to you as a person, but painful knowing that your car’s tires and suspension are taking unnecessary abuse because of it. According...

Virgin America Will Use Android For In-Flight Entertainment

06/11/2015, When it comes to the in-flight entertainment systems offered to you during your flight, most of the time the hardware tends to be really old, outdated, laggy, and the displays are usually very low-res making the viewing experience less than ideal. It is...

Ducati’s Stability System Makes It Nearly Impossible To Crash

06/11/2015, If you were always a little iffy about riding a motorbike because you were afraid of it crashing and pinning you down, those fears could soon be alleviated thanks to Ducati. The motorcycle manufacturer has recently unveiled a new stability system made by...

Tesla’s Battery-Swap Program Could Be Killed Off In The Future

06/09/2015, A couple of years ago, Tesla introduced a battery-swap program which basically instead of waiting to charge your car, you could swap out its battery for a fully-charged one instead. Sounds good, right? This would certainly make the range issue on electric...

Apple CarPlay Goes ‘Wireless’  

06/08/2015, Apple made slew of amazing announcements at the WWDC today, one of them being the changes made in the functioning of CarPlay. The system is now going completely wireless, which means that users won’t be required to connect their iPhone via USB in order...

This Car System Will Prevent You From Driving While Drunk

06/08/2015, There have probably been a few times when you were over the legal alcohol limit but you drove yourself home anyway. There is a reason for that limit which is to prevent drunk driving, but sometimes we can’t be bothered to follow the rules. This is where...

Google’s Self-Driving Car Gets Into Its 13th Accident Since 2009

06/05/2015, Self-driving cars are still in their infancy and will be years before we even see a hint of them being legalized for the roads. That being said with the technology still being relatively new, it isn’t surprising to learn that these self-driving cars do...

London To Test New Traffic Light System For Cyclists

06/05/2015, Unlike cars or motorbikes, bicycles can’t travel as fast and what this means is that when it comes to traffic lights, there are times when cyclists aren’t able to make it in time. What this means is that not only does this pose as a danger to...