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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...

Self-Driving Truck Demonstrated

07/06/2014, If you’re apprehensive about sharing the road with a self-driving car then what you’re about to read next might not sit well with you. It turns out that in the future you might find yourself sharing the road with a full-fledged truck that...

Madrid Parking Meters Charge More For Gas Guzzlers

07/03/2014, The next time you drive to Madrid, Spain, it might be interesting to take note of the parking meter system throughout selected areas. After all, massive changes were made this week, where selected parking meters have been updated in order to charge the...

Audi To Replace Vehicle Springs With Springs Made From Fiberglass

07/03/2014, Typically when cars are heavier, more power is required to make them move, why is why drivers who are concerned about performance tend to swap out certain parts for lighter versions, like a carbon fiber bonnet, or getting rid of the rear passenger seats,...

LG Hooks Up With Android Auto

07/03/2014, It seems that Android Auto, an in-car operating system that Google calls their own, will be able to help bridge a gap between the Android-powered smartphone as well as your for wheeler, at least up to a certain level. This particular system is being...

Apple CarPlay Gets Eight New Partners

07/01/2014, The past week has been all about seamlessly incorporating our smartphones in our cars. Google unveiled Android Auto, a new platform which essentially casts the Android experience on the smartphone to a car’s in-dash screen. Soon after its...

Happiness Blanket Show Off Passengers’ Emotions

07/01/2014, If there is one thing that we humans have over robots, it would be this – emotions. Yes sir, our emotions do give us the extra dimension of being “human”, and it seems that British Airways are experimenting with blankets that have small LEDs...

NASA UFO Launched Over The Weekend

06/30/2014, Earlier this year in April, we did discover that NASA themselves have some sort of “flying saucer” in their labs, or a UFO if it makes things easier to deal with, and earlier this month, we brought you word that NASA intends to test out this...

Texting While Driving Law To Take Effect In New Mexico

06/30/2014, It goes without saying that being a responsible driver does carry a whole lot of responsibility and weight on one’s shoulders. Sure, some vehicles from various makes do come with some sort of pedestrian collision sensor that ought to limit injury risk,...

BAE Systems Wants To Bring First Class Creature Comforts To Economy

06/30/2014, One of the perks of flying first class is that unlike economy class, you won’t be squashed next to other passengers. Your chairs are usually spacious enough, and you can lean all the way back without worrying that you might hit someone in the knee....

Audi Confirms CarPlay Coming To Their Vehicles In 2015

06/27/2014, CarPlay is Apple’s efforts at bringing iOS into vehicles and if you are looking forward to more vehicle makers to offer up the feature, you might be pleased to learn that Audi has confirmed that starting in 2015, they will begin to offer up car models...

Volvo, Hyundai, Honda Will Offer Either CarPlay Or Android Auto

06/26/2014, Earlier this year, Apple announced CarPlay which would basically see iOS integrated into vehicles. A couple of days ago, Google announced their own version called Android Auto. Now with two different platforms to choose from, how will users decide? Well...

Sky Cars Network Set To Debut In Israel

06/25/2014, Traffic congestion in major cities continues to prove itself to be a problem that is difficult to solve, and with the ownership of cars rising every single year, this is one issue that does not look as though it will be solved anytime soon. Folks over in...