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Could McLaren's F1 technology make us healthier?

Ninety patients are taking part in an NHS trial to determine whether a wearable sensor is more effective at treating obesity than scheduled visits to the doctor.<p>Unlike most fitness tracking devices which use an accelerometer, the sensor developed by engineers at McLaren's Applied Technology labs, …

Fitness Technology

Flying Car Moves from Science Fiction Toward Reality

Flying cars have long been the stuff of science fiction, though plenty of entrepreneurs and visionaries have struggled to make the concept a reality – including no less than the original Henry Ford.<p>The group of Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumni that developed the Transition flying car …

Flying Car

Maserati Ghibli: car review

<b>Price £48,830</b><b><br>MPG up to 47.9</b><b><br>Top speed 155mph</b><p>Maserati. Mazzzeraaaattti. Let's say it again… Mazzzeraaaattti. Yeah! The brand is so synonymous with smouldering Italian sexuality, with unhinged speed, with head-swivelling performance and with being a bit, er, suspect that it is impossible to even say …

2014 Detroit Auto Show: 7 Cars We (and You) Can't Wait to Drive

A septet guaranteed to deliver grins.<p>As smokin’ as the following auto-show debutants look in repose on their grand plinths, bathed in light and mobbed by the masses, we’d rather be driving them. Our name isn’t <i>Car and Observer,</i> after all. (That sounds like an autonomous-car magazine. Blech.) Lucky …

With JCW, Mini brings its go-fast face to Detroit

The Mini Cooper hardtop, whose third modern iteration was unveiled simultaneously at the 2013 Los Angeles and Tokyo motor shows, is a favoured canvas for aesthetic and engine customisation.<p>That impulse was exercised at the 2014 Detroit auto show, as Mini presented the John Cooper Works Concept, a …

Detroit Auto Show

Land Rover reveals Discovery Vision Concept in New York

Normally we wouldn't bother with the launch hoopla surrounding a new car, but this time we're making an exception.<p>TopGear.com is currently sitting on the deck of a US aircraft carrier, the USS Intrepid, there's a Virgin Galactic spaceship about 20ft away, not to mention a Lockheed SR-71, a Concorde …

Remote Controls

Android 4.4.3 tipped to bring major Dialer redesign

Google has yet to roll out its Android 4.4.3 KitKat update, which is believed to bring various bug fixes and improvements, but a leaked screenshot …

iPhone 6 curved design, Swarovski Galaxy S5, Android dialer & more – Pocketnow Daily

Advertisement<p>Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Motorola and how the company has committed to retaining a near-to-stock Android …

Samsung Galaxy Note II Android 4.4 KitKat update rolling out

The Galaxy Note II Android 4.4 KitKat update is a nice surprise for those who are still rocking the 2012 phablet and have chosen, for one reason or …

Here's The 'SUV Coupe' Mercedes-Benz Made To Battle BMW

Now Mercedes-Benz is getting in on the action. Today at the Beijing Auto Show, the automaker unveiled the Concept Coupé SUV, a preview of its entry into the segment BMW created and now dominates.<p>During a preview event at the New York Auto Show, Dr. Andreas Zygan, Mercedes' chief engineer for sport …

Read All About It (On Your Wrist)

Every time ReadWrite publishes a story, I get a jolt. Literally. And I don’t mind, because that good vibration may point us toward the news industry’s wearable future.<p>Even when I’m away at a conference or traveling on business, I want to stay on top of ReadWrite’s newsroom. So when I joined the …

10 hidden Galaxy S5 features, according to Samsung

The Galaxy S5 has been on the market for a week now, and with dozens of reviews and hands-on posts hitting the web, fans of the device probably already know about its main features.<p>But Samsung reckons there are some hidden features on the Galaxy S5 that you might not be aware of, and helpfully …

Apps

Project Ara: our best look yet at Google's new modular smartphone

This week in Mountain View, Google held its first-ever developer conference for Project Ara. Developed by a small team within the company called ATAP staffed with ex-DARPA engineers and some of the brightest minds at Google, Ara is a mission to make a modular smartphone. It'd be the last phone you …

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Replacing A Dead Prius Hybrid Battery Doesn't Have To Cost Thousands Of Dollars

I love the Toyota Prius. I bought my Prius brand new from a dealership in Waterford, MI in the fall of 2005. It is the only car I have ever kept until the loan was paid off, and even then I was in no hurry to sell or replace it. Then the hybrid battery died.<p>Up until that point, however, the Prius …

Comcast’s hotspot network grows to 1M nodes, driven by crowdsourced Wi-Fi

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Sputanski<p>Comcast(s cmsca) revealed on Wednesday it has grown its Wi-Fi hotspot network to 1 million …

Apple iWatch rumors: Two sizes, more than $1K, flexible display

The latest batch of murmurings about the purported wearable point to the device rivaling luxury watches in price, a fall launch, and much more.<p>Apple's rumored iWatch could be as much of a high-end fashion accessory as a high-tech gadget.<p>AppleInsider got its hands on a research note from KGI analyst …

Wearable Tech

Logitech's auto-dimming keyboard wants to help you dominate movie night

In the dark, finding the volume rocker on your TV's clicker can be hard enough, but F7 on a QWERTY keyboard? That's damn near impossible. To that end, Logitech thinks it has a solution for managing your home-theater PC or connected-TV once you've killed the lights. Not only does the outfit's new …

Mass Production of 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 Set for July, 5.5-Inch Version Beginning in September

According to Japanese website <i>EMSOne</i> [Google Translate, via <i>G for Games</i>] citing Taiwan's <i>Industrial and Commercial Times</i>, Apple is planning to begin mass production of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in July with the larger 5.5-inch version to enter mass production in September.<p>The report notes that both …

Tastebuds Takes its Music-Based Dating App to iPhone

Launched four years ago, Tastebuds is a relative veteran of the London tech scene, offering what we previously noted was Last.fm-powered dating for music fans.<p>The principle behind Tastebuds was always simple: If you’re an avid music fan you probably want to date people who share your taste in …

Neat Photo-Sorting App, Impala, Lands On Android To Herd More Cat Pictures

Be careful of Impala, the helpful, AI-powered photo-sorting app which has just landed on Android. You might not like what it reveals about your life after it’s sifted through your personal photo stack and pigeon-holed your phone snaps into respective buckets — with labels like ‘Cats’, ‘Indoor’, …

LatentGesture learns your unique touch signature, keeps everyone else out

Forget passwords, PINs, security patterns, or even Face Unlock. A research team at the Georgia Institute of Technology has devised a way to let your Android device recognize you as its owner just by the way that you touch it.<p>Known as LatentGesture, the said system relies on your “touch signature,” …

Android News

Why a drone called Cupid is fitted with a stun gun

A flying Taser-wielding drone has been created by Texas design firm Chaotic Moon.<p>The device known as Chaotic Unmanned Personal Intercept Drone - Cupid - is capable of delivering 80,000 volts of electricity through a wired dart.<p>The company's co-founder, Whurley, explained that they wanted to take a …

Digitimes: iWatch circuit board samples being delivered to Apple in preparation for September reveal

On Tuesday we reported that Apple was planning to reveal its entry into the wearable market in August or September. Now a new <i>Digitimes</i> report corroborates that timeframe. According to the new report, three different firms have supplied Apple with samples of flexible circuit boards that will be …

Game of Thrones' season premiere is free to watch on Xbox this week

If you missed out on <i>Game of Thrones</i>' season 4 premiere when it first aired -- say, because of the HBO Go meltdown -- you're in for a treat this week. HBO is giving all Xbox users free access to the episode between April 8th and April 14th, whether or not they're subscribers to the premium TV …

Nokia 225 promo videos surface

The just-announced Nokia 225 is the company’s latest budget offering, and the company has outed one of their trademark videos to highlight its …

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Samsung rebrands its SD card lineup to match SSDs

Samsung has seen some great success with its 840 PRO and EVO series of SSD drives, so much so that it’s decided to rebrand its microSD and SD cards …