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Flights In Poland Grounded After Alleged Hacking Scare

06/22/2015, Can planes be hacked? Well if the movies are any indication, it seems that way, although it was only recently that thanks to onboard WiFi and technological advances that it seems that hackers can actually commandeer a plane right from their seat. That...

The US Army Is Getting Hoverbikes Of Their Own

06/22/2015, More than once, sci-fi/futuristic movies have shown us what a world would be like if hoverbikes existed – very cool indeed, but the question is with today’s technology, would it be impossible to create one? As it turns out the answer is no, and...

Samsung Test Out New See-Through Truck For Road Safety

06/21/2015, Don’t you hate it when you’re on the road and you’re driving behind a truck that is obstructing your view of the road ahead? It’s hard to overtake these vehicles too because you don’t know if there are cars on the other side of the road until...

Uber Bans Riders And Drivers From Carrying Firearms

06/21/2015, The gun control debate has sparked up again in the United States and amid calls for tighter gun regulations as well as opposition to such changes, Uber has quietly changed its firearms policy to ban riders and drivers from carrying any kinds of firearms...

Volkswagen California Camper Van Unveiled

06/19/2015, There is this thing about going retro, and I am quite sure that a fair number of people out there do have fond memories of the classic VW camper van that was quite popular back in the 1950s, thanks to the idea of a compact, affordable home with wheels. It...

Jaguar Uses NASA’s Technology To Monitor Brainwaves Of Drivers

06/19/2015, Let’s be honest, how focused are you when you are driving? We’re sure many are guilty of not paying 100% to the road, either fiddling around with our phones, talking to other people in the car, singing along to the radio, eating, and so on. However...

Gogoro Smartscooter Goes On Sale

06/18/2015, Right at the start of the year, we did bring you word on an electric scooter that hails from Gogoro of Taiwan. Well, that particular scooter does come with swappable batteries – which theoretically speaking, you need not have to charge your electric...

BMW Puts Light & Charge Initiative To The Test In Oxford

06/18/2015, Owners of electric cars are probably painfully aware that unlike regular cars, finding a charging station for your vehicle isn’t as easy as the stations aren’t nearly as ubiquitous compared to gas stations. This means that you will need to plan your...

Nokia Leaning Towards Selling HERE Maps To German Carmakers

06/18/2015, A couple of months ago it was suggested that Nokia was thinking of selling off its HERE Maps division. One of the groups that reportedly had interest in the technology were the German carmakers who banded together with the plans of purchasing it...

Range Rover Prototype Can Be Driven Via Your Smartphone App

06/16/2015, We’re sure you’ve seen movies in which the cars can be driven remotely using a smartphone app. If you’re wondering when such an app would be made a reality, it seems that you won’t have to wait much long as Land Rover UK has recently developed a...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Near-Vertical Takeoff Is A Treat To Watch

06/14/2015, The Boeing 787 Dreamliner may have had its problems but the aircraft still has a great fan following, fans who would have been delighted to see it in a near vertical takeoff. Boeing has released a new promotional video which shows the Boeing 787...

Couple Lives In Eco-Friendly Converted Van

06/12/2015, While most of us out there are sweating it out in order to make enough dough so that we can live a comfortable lifestyle – and a flashy one where possible, along comes Canadian couple Mat and Danielle of Exploring Alternatives who actually took the...

Baidu’s BMW Self-Driving Cars Could Launch End Of The Year

06/12/2015, Smart driving cars appears to be the way of the future, or at least that’s what many carmakers are speculating as more of them are starting to develop the technology themselves. Now it seems that over in China, we might have a new player in the form of...

Charge Your Electric Car For Free By Looking At Ads

06/12/2015, As it stands electric car charging stations aren’t as widespread compared to gas stations. This means that you will need to know where you want to go lest you find yourself stranded in the middle of the highway with no more juice left to power your car....