Electronics Whiz Controls '69 Pontiac GTO With iPod Touch

Dave Phipps has been building remote control systems for his 1969 Pontiac GTO for years. His masterpiece? Using a system called RedEye to remotely control the car's ignition, radio, doors and more with an iPod Touch. » 3/18/10 12:00pm 3/18/10 12:00pm

Heli Mission SWAT Truck: R/C Truck + R/C Helicopter

There's something ingeniously simple and awesome about the Heli Mission SWAT Truck, which combines a six-wheeled R/C truck with a fully R/C helicopter. We may have found the perfect wedding gift. » 6/30/09 11:00am 6/30/09 11:00am

New Sharp Mobile Phone Will Unlock Car Doors, Start Engine For Owner

Eliminating the need to stuff both car keys and a mobile phone in your pockets, Nissan » 9/26/08 3:45pm 9/26/08 3:45pm has partnered with electronics maker Sharp and mobile phone company NTT Docomo to create a phone that can do everything your car keys do, plus make phone calls. The gadget may not be able to help you open packages or stab muggers in…