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Obama Caps Off His EV Legacy by Electrifying American Highways

Upon taking office in 2009, President Obama seized on electric vehicles as a tool for rebuilding American's crumbling auto industry and curing an …

If IKEA built a truck, this would be it

If you want to bring cars to a developing nation, there are two very expensive roadblocks in the way. First, shipping whole cars is egregiously expensive, and second, setting up a manufacturing facility is an exercise in spending way too much money. The Global Vehicle Trust OX helps to solve this, …

Off-roading

Parents Can Become Big Babies In This Adult-Sized Stroller

Babies are great at a lot of things: being cute, wearing onesies, playing peek-a-boo. But one thing they’re not great at? Communicating. Sure, they …

Parenting

Faraday Future FFZERO1 concept photos

Technology

Meet The New Queen of The Electric Car Biz

The woman with the most powerful name in tech just got more powerful.<p>Padmasree Warrior, the former chief technology and strategy officer at Cisco …

Faraday Future will build its Tesla-fighting EV in Nevada

Carmaker Faraday Future materialized earlier this year with word of significant funding from a Chinese backer and a list of designers that hail from Tesla, BMW, GM and Ferrari. We won't see a concept version of the electric car it's building until CES in a few weeks, but today the company announced …

IKEA Meatballs of the Future Will Be Made From Bugs and Trash

IKEA Meatballs of the Future Will Be Made From Bugs and TrashThe company's Space8 innovation lab in Copenhagen imagines the meatballs we'll be eating …

Switzerland's 50-year racing ban will change with Formula E

Switzerland hasn't allowed motor racing to take place within its borders in over half a century. That looked poised to change when the state relaxed the ban earlier this year, opening the door for the FIA Formula E Championship to hold a race there this season. But the latest word has it that the …

Apple Smart Battery Case nearly doubles iPhone 6s power

Apple may not believe in removable batteries, but iPhone 6s owners can now get an official battery case. The Apple Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6s …

For Mirai buyers, Toyota trucking in mobile hydrogen stations

With only a small number of hydrogen stations available to the public in California, Toyota will bring in mobile H2 pumps to dealerships.The exact number of open, working, public hydrogen refueling stations in California is something of an open question. The EPA says there are 10. The California …

Fitbit Surge and Charge HR automatically detect and log exercises

Just in time to entice holiday shoppers, Fibit is updating its Surge and Charge HR fitness trackers with a handful of new features. First, a SmartTrack feature automatically recognizes exercises during your workouts and records them in the Fitbit app along with details on duration, calories burned …

Tesla recalls all Model S sold because of one single bolt

Tesla decides to recall every single Model S vehicle due to a single, isolated incident regarding a seatbelt. One single customer, apparently, turned …

Seatbelt

Why Tinder’s new ‘super like’ feature is a game changer — at least for me

That means there are now three options on Tinder: "Yes," "No," and "Yes, please message me!!!"<p>The catch is that you can only "super like" one person per day — unless you have a premium account. Tinder no doubt sees it as a chance to drive users into the premium area, but I personally found the once …