Fanie Van Der Merwe

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s Next Big Disruption Isn’t a New Car, It’s a New Battery

Elon Musk isn’t waiting for someone else to figure out how to build a better battery. While lithium-ion technology remains expensive and somewhat fraught with technical issues, the headstrong Tesla CEO has a plan that should at least make batteries cheaper. Many also think it’s his bid to establish …


Model S

Performance and safety refined<p>Model S is designed from the ground up to be the safest, most exhilarating sedan on the road. With unparalleled …

Nissan won’t turn over a new Leaf

Our Leaf electric car has developed numerous faults but we can’t get a replacement<p><b>Can you help me to get Nissan to see sense over my continually problematic Leaf electric car that it refuses to replace? It has been back to various dealers so many times I’ve lost count. I bought it new in March, and</b> …

Airbus Has Its Sights Set On Hybrid Electric Planes

MUNICH (Reuters) - Aircraft maker Airbus Group NV<p>is learning from carmakers as it works on developing a small plane powered by hybrid electric engines that could represent its first move into the market for regional jets.<p>The development of a regional plane, seating between 70 and 90 people, that …

RT @WingsforLifeUK: Staggering success at @bonhams1793 auction. #vettel lid raised £58k & @AussieGrit lids totalled £21k ! #webber

Lotus set for Raikkonen F1 contract talks amid Red Bull interest

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Lotus chiefs are set to meet Kimi Raikkonen's management this week in a bid to convince …

Boot up: smart watches galore, Instagram facial recognition?, Google v Smart TV and more

A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>Apple closer to Android in the US as carrier distribution grows >> Kantar …

Formula 1's updated 2014 technical regulations: analysis

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>An updated version of Formula 1's 2014 technical regulations has now been issued.<p>While …

Cliff House on Big Sur Coast, California, USA

Talk about a small space solution: the Double Tuck murphy-style bunk bed by Casa Kids at Bklyn Designs 2013.

Meta: water cooler made from reclaimed water tower wood by Bien Hecho at Bklyn Designs 2013.

How Tesla Went From Near-Failure To Stunning Profitability In Just A Few Years

Yesterday, Consumer Reports gave Tesla's Model S its highest score ever for a car in its 2013 review.<p>And the stock has been up over 40% in the last two days.<p>But the company hasn't always had it good.<p>It nearly collapsed during the financial crisis.<p>A negative review from The New York Times earlier …


Use shadows to decorate your home with Adam Frank's Lumen. Simultaneously ghostly and comforting.

Entertainment console by Pickett Furniture blends modern audio tech with retro furniture design at Bklyn Designs 2013.

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

10 Awesome Cultural Tours That Will Make You Feel Like A Local

While this is an unfair stereotype, it's not unheard of for visitors in a foreign country to spend so much time with other like-minded vacationers at top tourist destinations that they never uncover the more underground, local attractions.<p>It's hardly a traveler's fault—how can a culturally curious …

European Travel

The whole #SauberF1Team wishes you #HappyEaster! Enjoy the days off, friends!

Turned on the TV to watch Lewis Hamilton, but I've not seen any F1 action yet! #PremierLeagueDarts

RT @Zapplive: Morgen komt Coureur @GvanderGarde langs! Ben jij benieuwd wat we met 'm gaan doen? Kijk dan om 8.45 naar Zapplive! :)