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Uber Underlines Commitment To Safety

12/18/2014, Uber might be a more than decent alternative to hailing a cab (albeit more expensive, of course), but it has come under scrutiny especially when the company has allegedly done very little to offer protection to passengers from unscrupulous drivers. Well,...

Terra Motors’ R6 To Go On Sale From Next Year

12/18/2014, Terra Motors happens to be the top manufacturer of electric two and three wheelers over in the Land of the Rising Sun (which is Japan just in case you were wondering), and Terra Motors has recently unveiled what they call the ‘R6’ Japanese electric...

New Engine System For Planes Could Usher In Speedy Travel Worldwide

12/16/2014, Air travel has become so commonplace and convenient these days, that we are starting to look into commercial space exploration. However, this does not mean that the world of commercial aviation has not more room for improvement – no sir, I am quite...

EDAG Engineering Delivers The Light Cocoon Concept

12/16/2014, Not all cars are created equal, this much we know. After all, there are such things like supercars for the extremely rich, whose maintenance of such rides would cost an arm and a leg for the ordinary man on the street, not to mention the impracticalities...

BMW To Show Off Its Remote Valet Parking Assistant At CES 2015

12/16/2014, While self-driving cars are pretty awesome, wouldn’t it be even more awesome if you could get your car to park for you? Let’s say you’re late for an appointment but don’t want to waste time circling the parking lot looking for a spot, and...

Jaguar’s Virtual Urban Windscreen Is Mighty Impressive

12/15/2014, While safety on the road has improved by leaps and bounds ever since the very first car hit the market, there is always room for improvement. We have seen the like of smart headlights that will adapt to various conditions automatically, pedestrian...

Goldgenie Sells £250,000 Bicycle

12/15/2014, The folks over at Goldgenie (who have introduced luxurious smartphones before) have certainly outdone themselves this time around, with a bicycle that sells for more than what a Ferrari would cost. Just how much would this particular bicycle from...

New York And Chicago Will Develop Own Uber Rivals

12/14/2014, Uber has been in the spotlight recently for all the wrong reasons. First comments made by one of its executives landed it into hot water, then there was an alleged rape by a driver in India, and all this went on alongside the various battles that Uber...

Africans Build Own Mobius II To Get Around

12/11/2014, If you want something done right, you have got to do it yourself – or so that seems to be the popular mantra that is being quoted time and again. Africa is a continent that is full of adventure, but there are many people living there who are mired...

Ford SYNC 3 Helps Folks To Remain Connection Even In A Car

12/11/2014, Ford’s most recent communications and entertainment system, known as the SYNC 3, will now boast of faster performance, additional conversational voice recognition, not to mention a more intuitive smartphone-like touch screen as well as...

Reasons Behind Boeing 787 Dreamliner Battery Problems Detailed

12/02/2014, Boeing wasn’t quite able to chalk up the 787 Dreamliner as a win. Apart from the delivery delays that customers had to go through, not long after this aircraft took to the skies it had to be grounded because of problems with the batteries. Similar...

Plugging In Your Car Could Result In Tickets

12/01/2014, It seems that plugging in your electric car to charge up its battery could be painful for your bank account, as a certain Katie Green found out to her dismay. In fact, Green cannot believe the fact that she was on the receiving end of a ticket, since she...

German Machine Turns Water Into Gasoline

12/01/2014, Forget about making cars that can run on water, how about a machine that can turn water into gasoline? That’s what a group of German chemical engineers have claimed to achieve. They have built a machine which is capable of synthesizing...