Transportation

Augmented Reality Makes Vehicles Transparent

Augmented Reality Makes Vehicles Transparent

Augmented Reality Makes Vehicles Transparent – from the video Researchers from Portugal are developing a system integrated into a car which can help drivers see what is going on in front of a bus or a car moving in front ...

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Wireless Charging Electric Bus Tested in Germany

Wireless Charging Electric Bus Tested in Germany

Primove bus demo Primove bus conductive charge system Primove chrger on the road A small scale test currently being conducted in Germany might one day change the way we use both public and private transportation. Two local buses have been ...

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First Motorcycle Helmet with Rear Vision

First Motorcycle Helmet with Rear Vision

The MSX1 helmet – look behind you MSX1 – high quality helmet with Rear Vision Reevu recently launched the world’s first “Rear Vision” motorcycle helmet. Under development for several years now, the advanced helmet might help prevent motorcycle accidents and ...

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China to introduce a Robotic Electromagnetic Bus

China might be the first country in the world to introduce magnetic levitation robotic bus in Shanghai. Traffic congestion in China’s big cities and in Shanghai in particular became a big problem in recent years. Officials in China have been ...

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Car Illumination that can Work Through Rain

Car Illumination that can Work Through Rain

Car’s headligths in the snow – illustration (Credit: Carnegie Mellon University) Naive illumination ((a) and (c)) versus fast reactive illumination ((b) and (d)) with the prototype running at 120Hz (system latency of 13ms) (Credit: Carnegie Mellon University) Driving through rain ...

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Volvo Super Fast Electric Charger Getting Ready

Volvo Super Fast Electric Charger Getting Ready

The Volvo C30 Electric prototype charger The Volvo flexible charger diagram The Swedish automaker recently introduced a new technology into its C30 electric car which will enable it to fully charge in only 90 minutes. Most current generation electric cars ...

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TireCheck Lite – App for your Tire’s Air Pressure

TireCheck Lite – App for your Tire’s Air Pressure

TireCheck Lite home screen A new Israeli start-up company developed a unique application for smartphones and mobile devices which can help you check tire pressure without having to bend down or get your hands dirty. Checking tire pressure is extremely ...

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ORU – The Foldable Kayak

ORU – The Foldable Kayak

ORU – lightweight foldable kayak ORU – folded like a messenger bag Kayaks can be lots of fun in the water, but getting them to the water can be a hard work mainly because of their size which require complicated ...

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HIRIKO – Collapsible Electric Citycar

HIRIKO – Collapsible Electric Citycar

The HIRIKO Citycar The HIRIKO Project is a tiny 2 seat car powered by an electric engine and capable of folding for storage/parking. The car which was originally conceived by researchers in the MIT-Media lab is now in final development ...

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