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EasyJet To Utilize iBeacon Technology For Passenger Reminders

07/11/2014, According to a recent report from ABI Research, the analytics firm expects that Apple’s iBeacon technology will be taking off in a big way, going as far as to estimate shipments of 60 million by 2019. Well if you’re looking for more ways for iBeacon...

First Reported Fatality From A Tesla Model S Crash

07/10/2014, It was just a few days ago when we brought you word that a stolen Tesla Model S crashed into a synagogue before being split in half and catching fire – not surprising considering how batteries are not exactly the most fire-proof of materials out...

Jaguar Land Rover Shows Off Futuristic Virtual Windscreen Concept

07/10/2014, We’re sure you’ve all come across sci-fi movies or concepts where people interact with see-through screens where the information has been projected onto the glass. It makes for a very sleek concept, and now it seems that Jaguar Land Rover is...

Solar-Powered Spacecraft Arriving In 2016?

07/10/2014, In what looks like Count Dooku’s personal spaceship in Star Wars II: Attack of the Clones, the small spacecraft that you see above also comes with a very of solar-powered sail that it can call its own. This small aircraft was specially designed to...

Apple CarPlay Demonstrated In Hyundai Vehicle

07/10/2014, Earlier this year, Apple unveiled CarPlay which was basically iOS integrated into vehicles’ infotainment system. Now we’ve seen a couple of photos and a handful of descriptions, but if you’re truly wondering as to what CarPlay is all about, the...

Uber Puts A Lid On Emergency Surge Pricing

07/09/2014, Ridesharing service Uber has been heavily criticized in the past for driving up prices during emergencies and disasters. Users were billed hundreds of dollars for short trips taken in New York City last winter when the snowstorms rolled in, similar...

BMW Looks At New Wireless Inductive Charging Technology

07/09/2014, While gas-powered vehicles still command majority of the vehicle sales figures out here, this does not mean the idea of electric vehicles as well as plug-in hybrids are not going to mount a fight. However, charging stations are still few and far in...

Transformer Stealth Aircraft Could Be A Reality

07/08/2014, It goes without saying that the military with the most advanced technologies would have an advantage in any war, although the terrain of battle might somewhat negate such advantages, ala in-city fighting. Well this does not do away with the fact that...

Stolen Tesla Model S Crashes And Burns After Being Cut In Half

07/06/2014, The Tesla Model S has come into the news before for wrapping itself around a utility pole, resulting in a temporary blackout for homes in the vicinity – which is pretty ironic for an electric car to cause such a thing to happen. Well, this time...

Network Rail Fine Could Fund Faster Wi-Fi On Trains

07/06/2014, It does seem as though we are unable to live without Wi-Fi hotspots in this day and age, never mind the fact that many of us already have some sort of data plan to go alongside our tablets and smartphones. Having said that, there is always no harm in...

Mercedes-Benz’s Future Truck 2025 Will Be Able To Drive Itself

07/06/2014, So we have heard of self-driving cars, but what about self-driving trucks? Well that’s a concept that Mercedes-Benz decided to demonstrate recently. Dubbed the Future Truck 2025, it’s basically a truck that is semi-able to drive itself, thus allowing...

New TSA Rule Requires Electronic Devices To Be Turned On

07/06/2014, The next time you are planning on boarding a flight to the US, you might want to ensure that your electronic devices have enough battery. This is not out of concern for your entertainment or enjoyment while on the flight, but rather a new security rule...