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Toyota NS4 pictures and hands-on

Toyota NS4 pictures and hands-on

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With the influx of electric cars, the Toyota and Lexus environmentally-friendly image halo - built up thanks to its leadership in hybrid cars - is under threat. So it’s no surprise to see this "NS4" concept appear in Detroit, and be badged with some... >>

SolarKindle e-reader cover shines on

SolarKindle e-reader cover shines on

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As Liam Gallagher once claimed; You can wait for a lifetime to spend your days in the sunshine. But by the time you that, your Kindle would've run out of juice. Luckily for you, SolarFocus Technology has unleashed the SolarKindle over in Vegas at CES... >>

Toshiba LED Louvre illumination: Pictures and bright-eyes on

Toshiba LED Louvre illumination: Pictures and bright-eyes on

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Toshiba has switched on the first part of its LED Louvre project, literally lighting up the world famous museum in a ceremony attended by Pocket-lint. The Japanese company showed off the first stage of its renewal of the external lighting at the site... >>

LED art as Toshiba lights up the Louvre

LED art as Toshiba lights up the Louvre

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Leonardo da Vinci, Antoine Watteau, Johannes Vermeer, Michelangelo and Toshiba - just some of the notable names whose work lights up the Louvre in Paris. Yes, Toshiba - you read that correctly. The Japanese company has just announced that it is literally... >>

VW Nils Concept pictures and hands-on

VW Nils Concept pictures and hands-on

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The 2011 Frankfurt motor show's theme was clear to see: urban mobility. And while Audi and Opel brought very cool and interesting sub-car concepts, the one that deserves your greatest attention is the VW Nils. Why? Because this isn't concept car hocus-pocus.... >>

Vauxhall Ampera pictures and hands-on

Vauxhall Ampera pictures and hands-on

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Last week, Pocket-lint got its hands on the very first Vauxhall Ampera to hit UK shores. This is not the finished car, but it's pretty close to it. Aside from having its steering wheel on the wrong side, it gives a very complete feel for how the UK model... >>

Audi Urban concept car makes debut in Frankfurt

Audi Urban concept car makes debut in Frankfurt

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Pocket-lint is no stranger to electric vehicles. We got hands-on with the Nissan Leaf ahead of its UK launch last year, and also took the £1.6 million Citroën Survolt up Goodwood Hill as part of the Festival of Speed this summer. But we've never seen... >>

New Samsung laser printers play the eco card

New Samsung laser printers play the eco card

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It's difficult to get excited about printers, but to Samsung's credit it's really trying its best to get our pulses racing with two new devices aimed at small businesses. The ML-4510ND and ML-5015ND are both designed to handle large volume print jobs... >>

iDapt i1 goes green for gadget charging

iDapt i1 goes green for gadget charging

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The UK apparently wastes around £900 million a year powering gadgets that are fully charged (with Mrs Pocket-lint accounting for roughly a third of this) so iDapt has done something to cut the cost to our wallets, and Mother Nature's health, by unveiling... >>

LG goes green for 3D TVs

LG goes green for 3D TVs

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LG has announced that it has earned Europe's first TV Carbon Reduction Labels for two of its Cinema 3D TVs - the LG 47LW5500-ZE and the 47LW550T-ZE. The certificate, awarded by the Carbon Trust, signifies that LG is being green and counting the carbon... >>