Posts Tagged ‘Car’
 
 
 
 
Gear
 
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Keyport Slide 2.0 main
Keyport Slide 2.0 main

Keyport Slide 2.0 Review

P
ity the poor keychain -- neglected, ignored and unloved. But what is a keychain today other than just a mechanism designed to scratch the smartphone sharing the same pocket? So that's where ...
 
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Vehicles
 
2014 Fiat 500 Turbo-004
2014 Fiat 500 Turbo-004
2014 Fiat 500 Turbo-004

2014 Fiat 500 Turbo Review (video)

Wedged some where between a go-kart and a hot hatch sits the Fiat 500.  Or in my case a Fiat 500 Turbo.  It's a zippy machine that puts the kid back in driving thanks to its diminutive size, a some what unforgiving ride, and a ...
 
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Smartphones
 
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Elgato Smart Key main
Elgato Smart Key main

Elgato Smart Key Review

T
here’s been a proliferation of “smart tags” for smartphones: little tokens with Bluetooth technology inside that pair with a phone to provide direction to an attached keychain or camera or w...
 
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Toys
 
HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main
HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main
HOT WHEELS Car Maker Playset main

Mattel Hot Wheels Car Maker Playset Review

M
attel’s Hot Wheels has been, and continues to be a successful toy franchise of cars and accessories that most little boys enjoy playing with. But to attain the status of a “big boy” toy, Hot...
 
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Android
 
Android Rear View Mirror-1
Android Rear View Mirror-1
Android Rear View Mirror-1

This Android Powered Rear View Mirror Sports a 5-inch Touchscreen, DVR Camera, Bluetooth Headset Dock & More

OnStar has long sold an aftermarket version of their connected rear view mirror.  It includes - provided you're willing to pay the monthly or yearly fee - the company's concierge and emergency roadside service.  However, instal...
 
Toys
 
b go beyond
b go beyond
b go beyond

B go beyond Hybrid Car-Helicopter Toy Goes Beyond The Limits (video)

Kickstarter is hosting a new campaign for the B go beyond remote controlled hybrid car-helicopter that's capable of driving across very difficult terrain and then flying over obstacles that are way too big in no time! Thanks to...

 
Autos
 
Audi A8L
Audi A8L
Audi A8L

2013 Audi A8L Review

I've long dreamed of owning a full-size luxury vehicle.  Aside from the gas implications, significant insurance premiums, parking it on Los Angeles' crowded streets, and affording the lifestyle that comes with it, there is no o...
 
Autos
 
Automatic
Automatic
Automatic

Automatic: The Smart Driving Assistant that Plugs Into Your Car, Tracks Fuel, Location and More (video)

Some of today's vehicles come with their very own smartphone app, providing you with insight into the car's health, fuel consumption, and more.  But if you've got a car from a time passed, such as myself - I've got a 2003 VW GT...
 
Autos
 
2014 Volkswagen XL1 Hybrid
2014 Volkswagen XL1 Hybrid
2014 Volkswagen XL1 Hybrid

2014 Volkswagen XL1 Hybrid Achieves 261MPG

Volkswagen's designs are becoming very futuristic as seen with their 2014 XL1 Hybrid, which also boasts better fuel economy, in addition to its good looks. The exterior borrows some design cues from the Audi R8, while still mai...

 
Autos
 
Mini Cooper Flip
Mini Cooper Flip
Mini Cooper Flip

Watch the First “Unassisted” Car Backflip Performed by a MINI Cooper (video)

[GR]Ry-ofJHatGs[/GR] This is what the world's first "unassisted" backflip looks like...in a car. Using a a heavily modified Cooper Countryman, MINI teamed up with French rally driver Chicherit to flip the vehicle off a static r...
 
Autos
 
BWM 750Li Review-001-edited
BWM 750Li Review-001-edited
BWM 750Li Review-001-edited

2013 BMW 750Li Review

There are few cars that say "you've arrived".  Make no mistake, I'm not referring to the physical being of arriving.  I'm referring to your  financial success.  And nothing probably says this better than BMW's 7-series. BMW's 7...
 
Autos
 
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BMW-M9-Concept-1
BMW-M9-Concept-1

BMW 9-Series Concept Car Draws Inspiration from the Fisker and the 6-Series

Don't get too excited.  Because the above pictured car, the BMW 9-series, isn't more than a concept mocked up by design firm Radion Design.  Disappointing, I know, but by all accounts drool worthy. Clearly the car, and design t...