Transportation

Drone flies dangerously close to incoming United flight at Newark

By - Aug 2, 2017 5:25am AST
As more and more people purchase and operate drones, they tend to forget about the responsibility that goes into flying one. Even though there have been very few run-ins with… Continue Reading

Pro Tip: Don’t pull a J-turn in an SUV

By - May 28, 2017 10:04pm AST
There’s not much that can be said here. All I can say is that this fellow has been watching way too many Fast and Furious movies. SUVs tend to have… Continue Reading

We’re 2 years away from napping in self-driving cars, says Elon Musk

By - May 1, 2017 8:34pm AST
Elon Musk wants to transform the Los Angeles traffic network by developing a series of tunnels that can be used to drastically alleviate the traffic congestion around the city. Being… Continue Reading

Airbus to test flying car prototype by the end of this year

By - Jan 18, 2017 1:15am AST
Flying cars from The Fifth Element may soon be a thing as Airbus is pushing towards testing a flying car concept by the end of this year. When you hear… Continue Reading

Tesla driver stuck in the desert after losing cellphone signal

By - Jan 18, 2017 12:50am AST
Ryan Negri learned the hard way that it’s not a good idea to drive his Tesla Model S in areas where there is no cellphone signal. He decided to take… Continue Reading

Uber begins operations in Trinidad from Monday 16th

By - Jan 14, 2017 9:52pm AST
After Uber announced its intentions to operate in Trinidad and Tobago, the company has gotten the go-ahead to begin service from Monday 16th, 2017. The ride-sharing service has announced that… Continue Reading

Tesla Autopilot predicts and avoids accident two cars ahead

By - Dec 28, 2016 9:34pm AST
Tesla’s latest Autopilot software update has proven its worthiness after successfully predicting and avoiding an accident two cars ahead. The upgraded Autopilot program comes as part of an OTA update… Continue Reading

Germany (and possibly EU) to ban internal combustion engines by 2030

By - Oct 10, 2016 10:52pm AST
Earlier this year, the Netherlands was pushing for a ban on gas and diesel powered vehicles by 2025, but Germany’s Bundesrat has gone one step ahead to pass a resolution… Continue Reading

More airlines ‘ban’ Samsung Galaxy Note 7 usage in wake of global recall

By - Sep 11, 2016 9:50pm AST
There’s a new threat to airline safety, and it’s not terrorism, but rather, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. More and more airlines have started issuing advisories, restricting usage of… Continue Reading

This is how KLM plans to serve draft beer at 35,000 feet

By - Jul 10, 2016 1:17pm AST
Flying at 35,000 feet has always been a challenge for airlines in the culinary department. Our taste buds are about 30% less receptive to sweet and salty foods, making meals… Continue Reading

Here’s how car companies can save millions on advertising

By - Jul 7, 2016 10:31pm AST
One of the biggest hurdles car companies face is pushing out a new car and getting it ready in time for a video shoot. Given the long timeline to shoot… Continue Reading

Williams F1 team clocks record pit stop time of 1.92 seconds

By - Jun 20, 2016 10:48pm AST
The Williams F1 team have clinched a record pit stop time during last weekend’s European Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan. During the 1.92 second record pit stop, the team did… Continue Reading

EgyptAir flight 804 has gone missing

By - May 18, 2016 11:51pm AST
Reports are now coming in that an EgyptAir Airbus A320-200 operating as MS804 has disappeared from radar. The 3 hour and 44 minute flight from Paris, France to Cairo, Egypt… Continue Reading

Netherlands looking to ban non-electric cars by 2025

By - Apr 25, 2016 9:54pm AST
Members of the Tweede Kamer (Netherlands lower house in parliament) have put forward a motion to put a ban on all gasoline and diesel powered cars sales by the year… Continue Reading

Watch as this ship crashes into San Diego dock

By - Apr 4, 2016 12:37am AST
*Cue the Speed 2 final scene*. It’s not everyday we see ships sailing out of control as in the video below. The Adventure Hornblower, a small cruise ship, crashed into… Continue Reading

This woman photoshops her way to a free trip

By - Apr 2, 2016 12:46am AST
Here’s something you don’t see happening everyday. Kenyan woman, Sevelyn Gat, always wanted to go on vacation in China but could not do so because of her lack of funding…. Continue Reading

This JetBlue airplane isn’t covered in a pile of snow

By - Jan 23, 2016 11:36pm AST
If you’re living on the U.S. east coast, you’ve figure out by now that there is a pretty intense snowstorm expected to bring as much as 30 inches of snow… Continue Reading

$400,000 Lamborghini catches fire after valet goes on a joy ride

By - Jan 19, 2016 11:14pm AST
Yet another Lamborghini Aventador has gone up in flames from over revving. Three weeks ago, a valet decided that it would be best to take this hot ride for a… Continue Reading