In a car equipped with BMW xDrive, the driver has the assurance that even under adverse road-surface conditions the torque split is always instantly optimised to provide the best possible traction and stability. Read the rest of the story at: Dynamic all-wheel drive: BMW xDrive
Victorian motorists using mobile phones and not wearing seatbelts now risk being spotted up to 700 metres away thanks to a new long-lens portable camera dubbed the Ranger. Being trialled over a 13-day campaign across Melbourne and country Victoria, Victoria Police says Australia’s first Ranger camera will be used to boost its arsenal over the [...]
Mobile is predicted to be the prime contributor of new ad spending (accounting for 35% of it), and will grow to account for 7.6% of total ad spend in 2016.
Hyundai has announced that the 2015 Sonata will come with Apple CarPlay technology for easy and smart use of the iPhone device while driving. CarPlay is equipped with features that will allow drivers to make calls, navigate Maps, listen to music and access messages. Show More Summary
What a week for Twitter. In a matter of days, we’ve seen someone at US Airways respond to a consumer complaint with an X-rated pic and “About a Boy” actress Minnie Driver quit the social network over a bullying incident.
A new breed of Internet-enabled cars from Tesla, Ford, GM, Toyota, and others offer drivers new features and conveniences--but also create loopholes that let criminals track and even unlock far-away cars. Recently, Tesla owners received a wake-up call. Show More Summary
Attorney-General Simon Corbell is asking the Canberra community to participate in the ACT Driver Survey and have a say on how to improve road safety for Learner and Provisional licence holders. The survey is being conducted as part of the ACT Graduated Driver Licensing Scheme review. “The review is looking into a range of options to improve [...]
Pictures from the set of STAR WARS: EPISODE VII, directed by J.J. Abrams, and probably starring Peter Mayhew, Adam Driver, and maybe even Lupita Nyong'o, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Billy Dee Williams, and Harrison Ford Read the full...Show More Summary
Yesterday India's Supreme Court legally recognized the country's neither male or female third gender, and declared them entitled to the same education, jobs, and driver's licenses as those who identify as male or female. To Western eyes, this ruling is unprecedented given the same court's recent outlawing of homosexuality. Read more...
XRS Corp., is launching a trip management system to help add insight into customer’s routes, improve on-time delivery and increase driver productivity.
Via Gawker comes the tale of Jared Michael, who tried to take a selfie near an oncoming train when—well, just watch: Part of me thinks this is a stunt deliberately designed to go viral (why was he taking a video not a photo, and the description includes an e-mail address for "licensing/usage"), because no one could be that stupid. Show More Summary
A cab driver presents a rhetorical question and warns us about the dangers of higher education for men. The post When’s A Guy Good Enough? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Harminder Singh, a taxi driver who's worked nights in New York City since 2001, says he knew the job was making him sick. He felt fit enough, even as a diabetic in his 50s, to heave luggage out of his trunk and onto the sidewalk. But a few years ago, his blood pressure started rising, […]
The driver of a BMD-2 airborne infantry fighting vehicle showed off his skills when he gunned his motor and carved up a couple of donuts in the streets of Slavyansk.
Many Formula One drivers have been described as accident-prone over the years. Some just had a habit of being in the wrong place at the wrong time, while others created most of their own problems. Drivers like Jody Scheckter arrivedShow More Summary
Drunk driver, name-caller, robotics expert, and (maybe ex-) Iron Chef Cat Cora did a Reddit AMA. She mentions that she'll be bringing her airport concept, Cat Cora's Kitchen, to the Atlanta airport this summer, among other things.
A secret government report says the Afghan government is not prepared for US troops to leave; Pres. Obama chides Republicans on immigration; and hundreds of thousands of DC residents need to get new drivers licenses. From WaPo to WJLA, here are the stories that are leading your homepages today, after the jump… continued… New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
Their hearts are heavy, but not with hate. The family of little Lincoln Person, a tow-headed dynamo with chubby cheeks and a ready smile, say they wish no harm to the stranger who took the child's life on a trail alongside Highway 410 outside Tacoma.
At a packed forum at the Yesler Community Center on April 13, nearly 250 drivers for rideshare company Uber signed "Show of Interest" cards handed out by Teamsters Local 117. Current and former UberBlack drivers organized the event, and said they intend to form a union, or join the Teamsters taxi drivers association. Show More Summary
A selfie-taker from the United States has uploaded a video of him being kicked in the head by a passing train driver as he got too close to the tracks. Jared Michael appears in the video below to be taking a video selfie in front of a passing train. Show More Summary