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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

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 >>

The New and Improved Honda Asimo Pretends to be a Bartender and Pour Drinks

Honda Asimo, the frighteningly realistic yet increasingly useless humanoid robot, has learned another new trick! It can pour drinks. Watch Asimo roll out a cart, open up a thermos, grab the cup, tilt the cup, pour, finish the pour and hand it off to a pretty lady. Read More >>


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