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Polaris Slingshot Straddles The World Of Cars And Motorcycles

07/28/2014, When the world of PDAs and mobile phones came together in the form of the Palm Treo, the world was amazed at how both devices managed to cross their respective borders and arrived at a “mutual understanding”, resulting in a smartphone. Well, having a...

Baidu Working On Semi-Autonomous Car

07/27/2014, Since Google doesn’t operate in China the gap that existed in the country’s interest for a search engine was filled by Baidu. The company is often colloquially referred to as the “Google of China,” and it appears that Baidu is...

Contactless Payments To Launch This September 16

07/25/2014, Do you think that contactless payments would be the face of the future when it comes to performing transactions? After all, that is why credit cards exist in the first place, so that you carry around less cash, not to mention the Visa payWave feature...

Facebook & Uber In Talks About Messenger Integration [Rumor]

07/25/2014, Just yesterday we reported that Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, confirmed that the company had plans to monetize the otherwise free Messenger app. As it stands it is unclear as to how Facebook plans on doing this, but perhaps this could clue us in....

HARKEN Project Could Help Save Lives On The Road

07/24/2014, As the world continues to move on with various kinds of smart devices and vehicles, incorporating sensors into everyday objects like a watch, so too, will all of these collected information be put to good use with the hope of saving lives. Researchers...

Lightcycle Deemed Not Road Worthy In China

07/24/2014, There are times when vehicles from a movie franchise look way too cool to pass up in real life, assuming someone comes up with a replica that functions close to what the movie version is capable of doing. The Batmobile is one particular ride that has been...

Fish Look All Set To Drive

07/24/2014, So there is this particular expression that goes something like this, “when pigs fly”, which more or less denotes something that is virtually impossible to happen. Having said that, why not introduce a twist to such a saying by coming up with your...

Man Booted From Plane After Tweeting About Rude Gate Agent

07/23/2014, Due to the fact that our tweets are public (most of the time), minding what you say can sometimes save you from embarrassment, criticism, and in this case, from being ejected from a plane and refused boarding. That is what happen to a certain Duff Watson...

Uber App Hails Cab For Man To Bar Located 30 Meters Away

07/23/2014, Apps are supposed to make our lives a whole lot easier and more convenient, especially when it comes to locating a particular restaurant in town, and with Uber, this app will allow users to call a private car on demand, operating across more than a...

Hoverbike Drone Hits Kickstarter In Bid To Become Reality

07/23/2014, The original Hoverbike design was revealed a few years back in 2011, where a certain Chris Malloy came up with this particular idea of moving folks around in a futuristic looking mode of transportation. That dream has continued since then, with the Malloy...

Tesla Model S Gets Hacked, Doors Opened While In Motion

07/22/2014, There are a lot of questions that potential customers ask when they go to buy an all electric car. Some believe that the batteries may prove to be a big fire hazard though there’s no evidence to support this theory. Others believe that the...

Quant’s Flow Cell Car Gets Ready For Real-World Testing

07/20/2014, Earlier this year, a German company by the name of Quant took the wraps off a car powered by the company’s nanoFLOWCELL technology. If advancements in vehicular technology is of interest to you, you might be pleased to learn that the vehicle is expected...