Tag Archive: Rides


Why Apple Jony Ive rides in a chauffeured Bentley

The striking thing about Motor Trend‘s piece on the rumored Apple car is all the talk of the “user experience.” The various auto designers and experts interviewed by Motor Trend speculate that Apple will try to redefine the car “experience.” They talk about stuff like acoustics, and look and feel, rather than specs like miles […]

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Apple Pay means free rides on London public transit

U.K. MasterCard customers in London can take advantage of a great Apple Pay promotion right now — with the ability to use London’s tubes, buses and trains for free for the next four Mondays, starting today. Called “Fare Free Mondays,” the scheme asks that people pay for their tube, rail, or bus journey using their […]

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The wonderful rides of Steve Wozniak

Over the years, cherubic Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has demonstrated a love of all things two-wheeled, four-wheeled and winged. After spotting his latest hot wheels — a super-spiffy Tesla X — we were inspired to take inventory of what he’s…Read more ›

These Are The Fabulous Rides Of Sir Jony Ive

Today, Apple designer Jony Ive turns 47. One of the threads of his incredible career has been a passion for hot wheels. Before going on to become one of the world’s most famous designers, Jony Ive went to London’s Central Saint…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Xspin Bluetooth Sensor Is Like GPS Tracking For Indoor Bicycle And Elliptical Rides [First Look]

  Now that winter has hit the country, cycling has moved indoors for much of the U.S. That means straddling a stationary bike or throwing your trusty road or mountain bike up on a stand (or if you’re really brave,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Uber Adds Fare Splitting Between Passengers To Make Rides More Affordable

3phonecomp2Uber is a popular car service that is on a mission to make taxis obsolete. It pioneered the idea of using your smartphone to summon and pay for a car, and now Uber has expanded to 35 cities and 14 countries. Today Uber added a long-awaited feature. You can now split fares between multiple passengers […]

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Encryption iPhone App Slated For Release PGP Rides Again

Phil Zimmerman, the creator of Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) encryption for email in the 1990s, has come to the forefront yet again as the spokesman for Silent Circle, a company planning to beta test an encrypted phone call and text message app for the iPhone and other smartphones. The app will be free when its released in July of this year, but the service itself will cost somewhere in the $  [Read More…]