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All the Coolest Tech From CES 2017

Heading into CES 2017, we had a good idea as to some of the big trends we’d see. And we weren’t totally wrong — Amazon’s Alexa assistant was baked into gadgets everywhere, even in cars! But looking back at all of our coverage, there was plenty we had no idea about. This is the best stuff we saw at CES 2o17. Read More >>

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Honda’s New Experimental Motorcycle Can Balance All By Itself Like Magic

If you’ve ever pushed a bike down a hill, you know that two-wheeled vehicles can balance themselves when traveling at higher speeds. It’s when you’re riding slower that balancing gets a little more challenging, unless your motorcycle’s equipped with Honda’s new experimental Riding Assist technology so it automatically balances itself. Read More >>

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Honda’s NeuV Electric Concept Has Feelings and Can Drive Itself

Honda's decided that the Consumer Electronic Show is where electric self-driving cars belong, so that's where we'll see the NeuV for the first time in January. It's described as being an "EV commuter vehicle equipped with artificial intelligence" so even when travelling alone there will be someone to argue with about what sort of music to listen to. Read More >>

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Mirrors Are About to Go Extinct

I'm willing to bet that in the near future, we will live in a world without mirrors. Yes, it sounds absurd. But hear me out. Read More >>

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Honda’s Updated ASIMO Robot Launches European Tour

The "all-new" version of Honda's ASIMO robot has been shown off in Europe, where it wowed onlookers with such skills as walking, dancing, opening things and generally behaving a bit like an attention-starved toddler at a birthday party. Read More >>

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Honda’s First Personal Jet is a Tiny Flying Wonder

Screw flying cars — I just want the flying. The first production unit of Honda's first ever airplane has taken to the skies for the first time in North Carolina, US. This flight is a major milestone towards its certification—and a great excuse to post a gallery of HondaJet F3 porn. The cockpit is great. Read More >>

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Google is Taking Android to the Car With Audi, GM, Honda and Hyundai

Google has just announced that it's joining forces with Audi, GM, Honda, Hyundai and Nvidia to create the Open Automotive Alliance. In other words, it's planning to take Android to the automobile. Read More >>

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Honda Made the World’s First Smartphone Case With an Emergency Airbag

As long as you're cool with a little extra bulk on your device, it looks like Honda has created a smartphone case like the one Jeff Bezoz was dreaming of. It virtually guarantees your device will survive any fall—and possibly even a head-on collision with a truck. Overkill? Not when you have to wait two more years to get a subsidised replacement because of your contract. [YouTube via Autoblog] Read More >>

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Honda’s Hands Showcase the Road Its Models Are Winding Through

The last time we wanted to press rewind on an ad was probably when Cadbury's gorilla was doing its best Phil Collins act, but Honda's managed to capture our attention with its Hands clip, which manages to celebrate the 65-year-old company's innovative spirit without a single word. Read More >>

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Honda Forced to Build Extra-Crappy Potholed British Road Simulating Test Track

Our roads are so lumpy, bumpy and full of holes that Honda engineers have had to build a special test track in its Japanese facility, one designed to accurately reflect how well its cars can endure our potholes, angled turns and uneven surfaces. Read More >>

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Honda’s New Robotic Mower Keeps Your Garden Looking Awesome Without Any Effort From You

OK, so you could pay a gardener to do it for you, but then you run the risk of him copping off with your wife while you're out at work. Not so with this little robotic fella. Honda's new Miimo robotic mower will do all the hard work for you, and not complain about it in the process. Read More >>

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These Cracking New 007 Skyfall Photos Show Bond’s With the Best Aston of Them All

I have to admit I was a little bit worried when I heard Honda had got the nod for the Skyfall vehicles -- surely Bond's not 007 without his Aston. Thankfully, my fears have been put to rest with the best, most gorgeous Aston of them all. Read More >>

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Stumble Around Like One of Those Dumb Helper Bots With the ASIMO Costume

Sure, we all laugh when Honda's ASIMO robot trips and falls, but walking around in plasic armour can't be that easy. Don't believe me? This ridiculous ASIMO costume will let you experience it for yourself. Read More >>

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What Is This?

This isn't the teeth of a machine; the chainmail shirt your cousin uses for larping, or the DNA sequence of Justin Bieber's love child. Read More >>

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Plowing a Quarter Inch of Snow Feels Less Guilty With a Hybrid Snowblower

Cars aren't the only thing that runs on fossil fuels, so Honda has taken some of the technology they developed for its hybrid vehicles like the Civic and Insight, and applied it to their first snowblower to feature an electric drivetrain. Read More >>