Reports in the United States suggest that the ultimate goal of the self-driving car project is to create a “robo-taxi” that picks up commuters on demand. Company executives believe that such a system could transform transport systems around the world, doing away with the need for most people to buy cars. They also believe that it would reduce the number of road accidents as well as having environmental benefits.
Automated taxis have long been the stuff of science fiction, such as the robot-operated “Johnny Cab” that featured in the 1990 blockbuster Total Recall.
Originally posted 2013-01-02 03:31:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
If you’re anything like us, you get a little tingly feeling when you find an awesome new gadget! It’s those clever little designs and ingenious inventions that we get excited about. Our entire website is devoted to fancy playthings and geeky inventions and this post is no different. Except, today we’re looking at all the extra things that make our gadgets even better. We’ve scoured the web for some of the coolest add-ons and accessories on the market. Here’s our pick of the bunch. Continue reading
Originally posted 2015-09-15 23:26:28. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Most people don’t give a second thought to the keyboards they use with their computer systems. Some of them feel “cheap” and “plasticky.” While others have a soft, satisfying touch. Continue reading
Originally posted 2015-01-21 10:24:35. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Smartphone theft is on the rise all over the UK. Our usage is now so prevalent and constant that we’re rarely without our trusty gadgets, whether we’re on the tube, at the pub and even eating out. This makes our costly technology the perfect prey for pickpockets, muggers and thieves; smartphones are small, seemingly everywhere and we tend to take them for granted – until that moment when we pop our hand in our pocket and find only air…
Originally posted 2013-12-02 13:20:29. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
Every year, manufacturers and industry insiders gather at the Mobile World Congress to celebrate the latest in mobile and digital technology. From smartphones and smartwatches to virtual reality headsets and internet ready bicycles the MWC is a veritable smorgasbord of gear and gadgetry. Industry leaders, like Samsung, Microsoft, and HTC, come to the MWC to unveil their latest products and to hint at what’s in store for the future. Some of those products will take the world by storm, while others will become minor footnotes in the history of mobile communications. This year saw an impressive array of new gadgets poised to storm the international market, and as always the latest smartphone models garnered much of the attention.
Originally posted 2015-04-29 07:43:09. Republished by Blog Post Promoter
The riddles beneath the magic of light and space have been solved; 3D holograms which are fully viewable from every single angle are now possible –and they’re commercially available at a price anyone can afford. The day has come for 3D holographic displays that are better than the ones we’ve seen to date –so take that Tupac, Bladerunner, Fifth Element, and Star Wars. Even Q from Star Trek ain’t got nothing on modern real-world 3D holography –these are not your daddy’s 3D holographic displays.
Originally posted 2016-03-07 11:41:23. Republished by Blog Post Promoter