Apple To Build A Smart Bike?

Is there anything the Apple boys won’t do? Apparently the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application Thursday for a “Smart Bicycle System” that would use an iPod or iPhone to monitor sensor data and wirelessly share information. The patent application, discovered by Patently Apple, contains functionality similar to the Nike + iPod … 

 

Poo-Powered Car?! What will they think of next…

A “poo-powered” VW Beetle has taken to the streets of Bristol in an attempt to encourage sustainable motoring. The Bio-Bug runs on processed methane gas generated as part of the raw sewage treatment process. Wessex Water engineers estimate the yearly waste from 70 average households would generate enough gas to run the car for 10,000 …