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Google To Compete With Uber With Their Own Taxi Service [Rumor]

02/02/2015, While governments and local taxi services don’t like Uber, based on the funding that Uber has gotten from investors and the various positive feedback from passengers (incidents notwithstanding), it seems that Uber is a very popular service, so much so...

Passenger Files Lawsuit Against Uber In US

01/30/2015, Uber and court cases do seem to get acquainted with one another rather often – and in the latest incident, an Indian woman claimed that she was raped by a driver of Uber over in Delhi, and has decided to file a lawsuit against the service all the...

Tesla Model X SUV Undergoes Testing

01/30/2015, Tesla’s Model X, the SUV that has seen its fair share of delays, has been touted to enter production some time this year. In fact, the Tesla Model X SUV is also touted to be the first tow-capable electric car in the world, and I am quite sure that this...

Tesla Model S P85D To Get Software Update That Makes It Even Faster

01/29/2015, When we think of electric cars, we don’t really think of them as speedsters. Such cars are best left to manufacturers who still focus on gas-powered vehicles, but yet Tesla has proved us all wrong with the Tesla Model S P85D which managed to clock an...

Porsche Pajun Could Be A Major Tesla Rival

01/29/2015, When one talks about Porsche, one would definitely think of the iconic 911 supercar, which is not only compact, but packs quite a punch when it is driven. Well, over the years, Porsche has also moved on to explore other kinds of rides, including 4-wheel...

Tesla’s ‘Insane’ Button Makes The P85D Go Bonkers

01/28/2015, Elon Musk’s all-electric car company Tesla unveiled the Model S P85D back in October last year. Its a high-end model that’s pricey but packed with tons of features but undoubtedly the car’s two electric motors pumping out 691 horsepower...

DEA Spies On Motorists Constantly

01/27/2015, Now this could be a particularly chilling thought – how do you like the idea of a government agency keeping constant tabs on you as you move around? It sure as heck sounds unnerving, to say the least, but we have received word that the United...

Routehappy Report Claims That In-Flight Wi-Fi Has Improved Overall

01/27/2015, Routehappy, which is a product differentiation platform where air travel is concerned, has recently highlighted the increasing significance of in-flight Wi-Fi. In fact, it has been revealed that the number of in-flight Wi-Fi services made available by...

Uber Promises To Cap Surge Pricing During Northeast Snow Storm

01/26/2015, Simply put Uber is an app for smartphones that let you summon a car to take you wherever you want to go. The company has had no shortage of bad press lately, it has even been accused to exploiting crises, mainly because of its surge pricing mechanism that...

Nissan Intends To Increase Number Of Quick Chargers

01/26/2015, The advent of electric cars has changed the world of automobiles, although there is no revolution going on just yet. Nissan’s LEAF is a decent ride where electric vehicles are concerned, but it seems that there is a whole lot more work that can be done...

Fast Charge Stations For EVs From BMW & Volkswagen

01/23/2015, One of the major drawbacks of driving an electric vehicle would be the fact that charging spots are far from being common – as opposed to a gas station, of course. I am quite sure that effort is being made to increase the number of electric car...

Seabreacher Is One Mean Looking Water Ride

01/22/2015, So, you love to indulge yourself in a little water sports from time to time? A jet ski might sound like fun, but here is a little something that might just awake the little child in you one more time. This water vessel would resemble that of a shark or a...

Ford New Silicon Valley R&D Center: Self-Driving Cars, And More

01/22/2015, Ford is no stranger to Silicon Valley, where it has an office since 2012, but with the opening of a new R&D center dedicated to autonomous vehicles, mobility and connectivity, the car maker is placing it near (<3 miles) the Stanford University with...