This Man Built A Robotic Car To Quiet His Annoying Parrot

If you had an African Grey Parrot that shrieked and screamed so often it was driving you to the brink of madness, what would you do? Take drugs? Seal your earholes with wax? Murder the parrot in a fit of rage and then grill and eat the evidence? If you're Andrew Gray, you'll build the parrot a robotic car. I mean, duh. » 12/07/12 12:00pm 12/07/12 12:00pm

Parrot Gets Viral About Cell Phone Driving Laws

With the California hands-free law looming ever closer, it's prime time for all the hands-free and Bluetooth companies to peddle their wares. Today we find a particularly humorous and viral-ish video from Parrot, a manufacturer of speakerphone-type hands-free devices. The video shows a kid taking cell phone calls… » 6/11/08 3:20pm 6/11/08 3:20pm

Parrot RK8200 Head Unit Looks Too Much Like a Cellphone


All right, I get it. People like to talk on the phone in the car. This is an established behavior that I have to deal with, but the RK8200 from Parrot is just a bit too much. This after-market head unit looks like a cellphone. The green and red buttons to the 12 button dialpad and even the LCD screen just scream… » 1/21/08 11:00am 1/21/08 11:00am