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Lanmodo Night Vision System Turns Poor Visibility Into Good Visibility

The kids in horror-thriller flick I Know What You Did Last Summer wouldn’t have knocked into someone if they could actually see in the dark while driving down that creepy road. I know for sure the movie wouldn’t have a story if they had the Lanmodo Vast Pro, a night vision system for automobiles. Lanmodo Vast Pro is essentially a camera with night vision capability and screen combo that lends you the ability to see in poor visibility conditions, such as in the night without street lights, or when it is snowing or when the area is shrouded in fog, for examples. Continue reading Lanmodo Night Vision System Turns Poor Visibility Into Good Visibility

Anker Introduces A Nifty Gadget That Will Add Google Assistant To Any Car

Good news, fans of Google Assistant who also commute with their own automobiles. Anker has announced the Roav Bolt, a nifty gadget that will add Google Assistant to virtually any car. The device features a dual mic array “that leverages noise-reduction technology and advanced audio algorithms to ensure the Google Assistant can hear you clearly in any driving condition.” It has both built-in Bluetooth technology and AUX input to connect to your car. Continue reading Anker Introduces A Nifty Gadget That Will Add Google Assistant To Any Car

Meet Vezo 360, The World’s 4K 360-Degree Dash Cam With AI Sleep Alerts

We don’t do a lot of dash cam here because, a dash cam is a dash cam. It is basically a video camera that sits in your vehicle and that’s that. However, every once in a while a different kind of dash cam popped up in the market that demands our attention and the Vezo 360 is one of “different kind of dash.” It is one that, if delivers as promised, could be consider as a truly groundbreaking dash cam. Vezo 360, as the name hints, is a 360-degree ‘smart’ dash cam. Continue reading Meet Vezo 360, The World’s 4K 360-Degree Dash Cam With AI Sleep Alerts

Lexus Asked John Elliot To Design Custom Tires Inspired By His Shoe

Looks like Lexus is going all out to drum up the hype on the new 2019 Lexus UX Compact Crossover. First, it roped in Matt Leinart to star in a campaign that applies UX’s safety tech to protect quarterbacks, and now this: asking designer John Elliot to design a set of custom tires inspired by John Elliot x Nike AF1 shoe. Yea. You read that right. Rubbers inspired by a pair of kicks. It may sound like a joke, but rest assure, this is as real as you and me. Continue reading Lexus Asked John Elliot To Design Custom Tires Inspired By His Shoe

Amazon Sells Everything, Now Even Has Its Own Brand Of Motor Oil

Well, what do you know? Online retail juggernaut, Amazon, not only sells everything and anything, but it is also peddling its own brand of motor oil. You heard that right. Motor oil. You know? That viscous gold-ish fluid that keeps your fossil fuel-powered automobile’s engine cool and lubricated? Yeah, that thing. I never imagine one day Amazon would be selling its own brand of motor oil (or engine oil, as some prefer to call it). But here it is, AmazonBasics High Mileage Motor Oil is a thing and it is available in a variety of SAE grade and volume for your picking. Continue reading Amazon Sells Everything, Now Even Has Its Own Brand Of Motor Oil

Bugatti’s 3D Printed Brake Caliper Get Tested, Endured Heat Of Over 1,8000F

When Volkswagen Group’s Bugatti wowed the world with the world’s first 3D-printed Titanium Brake Caliper, we thought it will be just another fancy tech that will never see the light of production. Well, I guess I was wrong, so very wrong. As it turns out, the world’s first 3D-printed Titanium Brake Caliper is going to be made and used on actual cars after all. Continue reading Bugatti’s 3D Printed Brake Caliper Get Tested, Endured Heat Of Over 1,8000F

RaceChip Made Hyundai i30 N Performance A Worthy Golf GTi’s Rival

Already, the Hyundai i30 N Performance has plenty of ponies to offer. With 272 HP and 353 Nm (260 lb-ft) of torque, it is a performance hatch out-of-the-factory, but for those with an insatiable appetite for more horses, RaceChip may just have want you are after. The company recently had a Hyundai i30 N Performance show car equipped with the top-of-the-line tuning chip, RaceChip GTS Black, that squeezes 38 horsepower and 145 Nm (110 lb-ft) of torque out of the 2.0 T-GDI engine, bringing the output to 313 HP and the torque to 498 Nm (367 lb-ft). Continue reading RaceChip Made Hyundai i30 N Performance A Worthy Golf GTi’s Rival

The Dark Side Wants To Have A Grasp On Your Device With This Phone Holder

There are in-car mobile phone holder and then there is the Star Wars In-car Mobile Phone Holder. I do not know who made it, but from the looks of it, this is an officially licensed merchandise. There is really nothing much here that should cause a stir. It is just a universal mobile phone holder that looks super cool because, TIE Fighter. I mean, seriously, who doesn’t love these lovely Imperial space fighters that somehow managed to make sound travel over vacuum space? Continue reading The Dark Side Wants To Have A Grasp On Your Device With This Phone Holder

Hudly Wireless Head-up Display Lets You Drive Like A Fighter Pilot

As useful as smartphone is, it is also a tool that kills when use while driving. In fact, in the U.S., the National Safety Council estimated that cell phone usage while behind the wheel is the culprit behind 1.6 million traffic accidents each year. Even if folks can resist the temptation of replying to text while driving, there is no saying no to navigation which has become an essential of driving. Well, that won’t be case if your car has built-in navigation, but trust me, my time with a Renault Scenic with such feature requires you to look away from the road. The one solution that will address this deadly issue is a technology born out of fighter jet and that’s head-up display, or HUD. Continue reading Hudly Wireless Head-up Display Lets You Drive Like A Fighter Pilot

This High-tech Motion-detecting Dash Cam May Just Save A Child’s Life

Under normal circumstances, a person should not find him or herself trapped inside a car, but as we all know, there are always exceptions. Exceptions like a kid got entrap inside accidentally for a variety of reasons, or in an accident where the driver and passengers are knocked out cold. The dTec SafeKam is a dash cam is designed to address these ‘exceptions’. The brainchild of a Brisbane, Australia couple, Taleese and Shane Penna, the dTec SafeKam’s nondescript look hides some serious tech that could safe a child or a person’s life. Continue reading This High-tech Motion-detecting Dash Cam May Just Save A Child’s Life