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Car Noises

Audi’s recent project to record the sound of every car they make was surprisingly boring (sorry!), even if the technology and the idea were kinda cool. But it reminded me of some of the great Honda ads, not least the one in which they get a choir to reproduce the various sounds that its cars […]

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Human Powered Cars are Here!

Forget solar, hybrid, wave power, wind power and even fossil fuels. Cars are only really useful when there are people in them (how useful is a parked car?) So if you have people in the car anyway, you may as well use the people in the car to make it move.┬áThink I’m joking? There is […]

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Photos that my Grandpa took

OK, so this is a little left field. Recently I was in New York visiting my aunt, who brought out a pile of photos that my grandfather took on a summer holiday he and my grandmother went on to the French Riviera in what I guess mush have been the 60’s. The photos are extraordinary […]

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Coolness from Merc Benz!!

(I’m sure I am going to get in trouble for using explanation marks in the headline) So I have to admit that I when I saw a post from my brother (who wears Mercedes Benz pyjamas to bed) heralding one of the company’s sites as “the best website ever” on facebook, I was sceptical. I […]

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Minority Report edging closer to reality

So I know its not exactly original to write about the topic of all the technology in the Minority Report movie (for example, see here), but recent chat in the office made me think about how every day brings us closer to world depicted in the film. A quick look across the internet yields the […]

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