Honda introduces all-new 2016 HR-V SLF ‘Selfie’ Edition

Equipped with 10 different ‘selfie’ cameras inside and outside the vehicle; Honda develops cutting-edge, selfie technology to engage younger buyers With one-third of all photos taken by people aged 18–24 being selfies, and more than one million selfies being taken each day, Honda...

Google self-driving car prototype ready to try road

San Francisco, United States | AFP | – Google on Monday announced that the first completed prototype of its self-driving car is ready to be road tested. “We’re going to be spending the holidays zipping around our test track, and we hope to see you on the streets of Northern...

Lexus to present NX in Paris with will.i.am

(Relaxnews) – The American musician will take part in an exclusive launch event for the new compact crossover in a secret location in Paris on September 24. With the tie-up, announced earlier this month, will.i.am has joined an expanding list of recording artists...

Google channeling ‘Knight Rider’ to make in-car smartphone use safer

(Relaxnews) – Project KITT is the codename that the company has given a new feature that eliminates the need to touch or even look at a smartphone when behind the wheel. Instead of glancing down and touching the screen to pull up a map or take a call, all you’ll have to do is...

Electronic skin patch joins health tracking market

(Relaxnews) – Just as bracelets such as Fitbit are beginning to catch on, researchers have developed an even more discreet wearable health monitoring device. A new skin patch is able to track various health indicators and send data wirelessly to a PC or smartphone. This...

Like it or lump it: LG’s flexible phone’s bumpy screen

(Relaxnews) – LG has confirmed that its flexible screen smartphone, the LG G Flex, can develop bumps on its display if users subject the handset to excessive flexing. The phone, one of two in the world with a flexible display — the other being Samsung’s Galaxy...

The phone that’s built to survive

(Relaxnews) – The Nautiz X1 is a handset designed for even the clumsiest and most accident-prone of users; it puts survival above specifications to make sure it’s always working. If only the tourist who this week walked off a pier in Australia while checking her...

2014 Nissan Sentra features extensive list of refinements for the new model year – pricing starts at $15,990

NASHVILLE – With the books on the all-new Nissan Sentra compact sedan’s highly successful first year now closed– with sales up 16.6 percent (calendar year-to-date versus 2012 CYTD) – Nissan today announced pricing and an extensive list of refinements and enhancements for the 2014...

Could the next iPhone have a curved screen?

(Relaxnews) – Apple has just been awarded a patent for a curved touch screen manufacturing process, stoking rumors about what the company could be planning for its next generation of tablets and handsets. The US patent, No. 8,603,574, awarded on Tuesday, is for a...

Motorola low-cost smartphone hits US early

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Motorola’s smartphone aimed at cost-conscious consumers hit the US market ahead of schedule on Tuesday, in time for the key holiday season. The Moto G was made available on Google-owned Motorola’s website at an off-contract price starting at...
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