April 24, 2018

The stuff that launched at CES 2017 but never came out

By Kris Naudus, from engadget Not everything we saw at the show made it to your local Best Buy. CES is the busiest time of year for Engadget, with our team spending a week on the ground in Las Vegas looking for the latest and greatest products from companies of all sizes and persuasions. Last […]

Mercedes will build an electric version of its popular Sprinter van

By Jon Fingas From engadget You’ll get your package without polluting the skies. It’s all well and good to drive your own electric car, but what about the companies delivering your mail or fixing your water heater? They could stand to benefit from EVs, too — and Mercedes-Benz is happy to help out. It’s launching […]

Royal Caribbean names Symphony of the Seas ‘The World’s Most Instagrammable Ship’

By: Matt Hochberg from Royal Caribbean Blog Royal Caribbean declared its newest cruise ship, Symphony of the Seas, is the world’s most Instagrammable cruise ship. To help guests make the most of these Insta-moments, Royal Caribbean has appointed Russ Francis as the company’s first ‘Instagrammer-in-Chief’ as Symphony takes her first guests on their holidays in the Mediterranean from […]

Online store brings affordable interior design to Cayman Islands homeowners

Local design powerhouse Lydia Uzzell Interior Design has launched HUIS, a new-to-market interiors e-retail store offering designer-approved furniture and accessories across a range of budgets and styles to island homeowners. The new concept was conceived to help make interior design more accessible, without the long-term commitment or higher costs of a full-service interior design firm. […]

Volkswagen’s new concept car has no steering wheel or pedals

BY STAN SCHROEDER From Mashable Volkswagen has kicked off its presence at this year’s Geneva Motor Show with an electric, self-driving vehicle that’s more like a lounge on wheels than an actual car. The atrociously named I.D. Vizzion has 665 kilometers (413 miles) of range and an incredibly sparse interior — think Tesla Model 3 […]

Honda intends to actually put its retro Urban EV concept on sale in 2019

By Darrell Etherington From TechCrunch Honda’s adorable little Urban EV Concept stole hearts at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, and at the Geneva Motor Show this week, the automaker confirmed that it’s making a production version of the car, with a target street date of late 2019 for the cute little guy, though it’ll be […]

Aston Martin’s luxury EV concept comes with a concierge

By Daniel Cooper From engadget The Lagonda marque has been revived for a new luxury electric vehicle. The art of burning fuel seems like it would be infra dig, or beneath the upper-class folks who regularly tool around in an Aston Martin. That’s why the maker turned up to the Geneva Motor Show with the […]

Audi put 250 camouflaged e-tron prototypes on Geneva’s roads

By Roberto Baldwin From engadget While we patiently wait for Audi to unveil the production version of the upcoming e-tron SUV, the automaker has decided to flood the roads of Geneva with camouflaged prototypes. The company also showed off a prototype during the unveiling of the A6. Like the ones on the street, it looks […]

Jaguar just debuted its stunning all-electric SUV that will arrive this year — and Tesla should be nervous

By Mark Matousek From Market Insider Tesla is about to get a new rival. Jaguar revealed the details for its first fully-electric vehicle, the I-Pace, on Thursday. The vehicle will have 240 miles of range per charge and be able to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds. It will also feature a redesigned infotainment […]

The Global Futures Lab – A Search for Alternative Futures, by Paolo Cardini

BY BRUCE AND STEPHANIE THARP From Core77 Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), with the support of the Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo (MAXXI), is hosting a unique international symposium entitled Global Futures at MAXXI in Rome, Italy on March 2, 2018. If you are in the area, please come by for any […]