If you're filling up your gas tank in Russia, make sure to keep one eye on the road behind you. »
I'm (obviously) a bit of a gadget hound, and as a result I have some strong opinions on market trends. For example, I get sick of seeing companies release a relentless number of navigation systems that are all more or less the same. Nextar has stepped into the picture and made me smile by releasing what at first seems… »
Like the Honda Black Box Recorder we saw a couple days back, this rear-view mirror DVR is capable of continually recording footage for safety purposes. Or for jackass YouTube videos. Whichever comes first. It attaches to the windshield and plugs in via a 12V DC outlet. Check the jump to see some delicious hooning,… »
In no time you will be a towing master capable of buying and hauling all kinds of crap around town thanks to the optional rear-view camera system now available on a variety of Ford truck and sports-utility models. Backup cameras have existed in years past, but this one is a bit different. It displays the backup video… »
If you're like us, you've been playing with Google Maps Street View for the past week instead of working. But if you've also spent too many hours wondering, while picking lint off a throw pillow, how they created all those street-level panoramas, you might want to leave the day room for a few minutes. For much of it,… »
According to the NHTSA, "back-over" incidents kill 183 Americans every year, more than vending machines and schnauzers combined. The unlikely senatorial duo of John E. Sununu (not to be confused with John H. Sununu) and Hillary Clinton are introducing the Cameron Gulbransen Kids and Cars Safety Act, which would mandate… »
I don't know that I can put this any better or crazier than the author of the source site has: »Now take that dream, add 2000+ cameras, a bunch of wiring, and a flair for camera-based mosaic work and you get the camera van. I've got a ten spot that says this thing reeks of patchouli.
Roadfly's new blog directs us to a piece of equipment that should be standard on all performance cars, a helmet cam that can be mounted on a car's dash. Not that we're condoning the videotaping of illegal roadway outings or anything. It's just that you never know when something interesting is going to happen during a… »