Autos
 
 
 
Autos
 
Ford to Debut Inflatable Seat Belts
Ford to Debut Inflatable Seat Belts
Ford to Debut Inflatable Seat Belts

Seat Belt Air Bags Coming Next Year To An SUV Near You

Oh air bags, how I do appreciate them, especially after getting in a head on collision.  Over the years, it seems like vehicles get more and more of them.  First it was the driver side air bag, then passenger, then curtain and ...
 
Autos
 
Midnight Tundra Rider Tailgate Pickup
Midnight Tundra Rider Tailgate Pickup
Midnight Tundra Rider Tailgate Pickup

The Tundra Midnight Rider Tailgater Is A Man Cave On Wheels

Talk about a tailgate party!   The Tundra Midnight Rider Tailgater is a one off truck to celebrate country music duo Brooks & Dunn's farewell tour.  It's packed with a 42-inch flat screen, Kicker sound system, an electronic...

 
Autos
 
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rc-tissue-box
rc-tissue-box

RC Driver Tissue Box Drives Tissues To You

Now this is actually a really fun idea--you know how, when you were a kid, you probably used to imagine various household objects as race cars?  Well, now you can do it for real with the RC Driver Tissue Box. This isn't just a ...
 
Autos
 
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gm_autonet
gm_autonet

Install A WiFi HotSpot In Your Car With GM’s AutoNet

Available next month, GM's AutoNet will let you literally install a WiFi hotspot in your car.  The unit plus installation will cost $500 and there will be a monthly charge of $30 for a 1GB cap.  There is also a 5GB cap offered ...

 
Autos
 
The-In-Car-Reporter
The-In-Car-Reporter
The-In-Car-Reporter

The Driving Reporter Gadget: The Black Box For Your Car

Here's a device that makes Big Brother look a lot more fun and accessible--the Driving Reporter Gadget. It's a USB device that's also an in-car 16 channel GPS system that stores about 100 hours of your driving.  All the data, a...
 
Cars
 
VW Self Parking Car-1
VW Self Parking Car-1
VW Self Parking Car-1

Self Parking VW Passat (video)

[GR]YVuG7HAt-r4[/GR] Whoa nelly!  Volkswagen has modded a stock Passat Wagon with a variety of sensors and a built-in computer system to enable the vehicle to park itself.  Of course, it doesn't know how to avoid obstacles, suc...

 
Cars
 

iPhone Controlled Minivan (video)

[GR]oHDwKT564Kk[/GR] It's as if we need further proof that the iPhone can do just about anything. Using the same platform used in the 2007 Darpa Urban Challenge (an autonomous vehicle system) the Spirit of Berlin team built an ...
 
Autos
 
Yamaha Ec-F-1
Yamaha Ec-F-1
Yamaha Ec-F-1

Yamaha’s EC-f All Electric Scooter Looks So Xbox 360

If there was ever an Xbox 360 Motorcycle here it is.  On show at Japan's Tokyo Motor Show, the Yamaha EC-f is an electric motorcycle/scooter that sports a lightweight aluminum frame, a lithium-ion battery and a 0.6 kWh electric...

 
Autos
 
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dell-solar-grove-630
dell-solar-grove-630

Dell’s Big New Solar Oasis

The folks out at Dell have given us a pretty sweet gadget to check out.  Now, chances are, you've heard about a LOT of solar powered whatnot, especially right here.  And some of it is pretty strange.  Solar powered jackets, sol...
 
Autos
 
Smart Speed Bump
Smart Speed Bump
Smart Speed Bump

Smart Speed Bump Flattens To Reward Law Abiding Drivers (video)

Speed bumps are great and all, especially if they prevent unwanted deaths in your local neighborhood, but for those law abiding citizens they can be a menace on your car's suspension, especially if you've got ground effects.  T...

 
Apple
 
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101309-smartstart-kristen
101309-smartstart-kristen

When iPhone’s Rule The World: Viper’s New iPhone Car Starter App And Module (video)

For those of you who live and die with your iPhone, now there's a way for you to actually start your car with your smart phone of choice.  Viper has just announced their new iPhone app and vehicle module appropriately titled th...
 
Autos
 
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car-cam-voyager-2
car-cam-voyager-2

Car Cam Voyager With LCD Screen: The Easy To Setup Car Blackbox

A life lived in a fear is a life half lived.  Of course, a life behind bars because you lack the evidence to prove your innocence might not be a life at all.  The Car Cam Voyager with LCD records 720x480 video at 25-30fps, and ...