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WATCH | First look at the Fisker Ocean electric SUV

2020-01-08 16:05

Carmaker Fisker showed off its new Ocean model, a fully-electric SUV, at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The new model features carpets made from recycled materials and "eco-suede" interior textiles.

Anger over Las Vegas ban on sleeping in streets

2019-11-08 15:31

Faced with a growing number of homeless people, Las Vegas has passed a controversial law that bans sleeping on the street and imposes punishments of a $1 000 fine and six months in prison.

WATCH: Next-gen car tech to debut at Consumer Electronics Show

2019-01-25 12:15

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is the world's leading consumer electronics show - and now also attracts automakers and automotive suppliers.

WATCH: Need an in-car adventure? Audi fits cool VR tech to new e-tron

2019-01-08 19:00

Audi is redefining in-car entertainment at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with virtual reality technology that allows passengers to experience movies and video games.

Mercedes-Benz to debut new models at the Consumer Electronics Show

2019-01-08 07:20

Mercedes-Benz will focus future models and technology at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas

WATCH: Cool cars and great tech - the road to the World Car of the Year heads to CES in Las Vegas

2019-01-04 09:09

The latest stop on the road to the World Car Awards is the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

WATCH: With so many mouth-watering cars on show, the SEMA show should be on your bucket list

2018-11-06 07:30

The SEMA Show in Las Vegas represents the $43-billion automotive aftermarket, while also bringing together every segment of the automotive industry.

BMW puts its new 8 Series through its paces in Death Valley

2018-08-29 21:31

BMW puts its new 8 Series through rigorous hot climate testing in Death Valley, USA.

Ex-F1 champ Nico Rosberg: 'South Africa needs a Grand Prix'

2018-01-17 12:14

2016 Formula 1 champion Nico Rosberg could be persuaded to come out of retirement if Formula 1 raced in Las Vegas with South Africa also on his list.

#CES2018: Cars overshadow the small gadgets at tech show

2018-01-09 10:28

The smartphones and other small machines that used to dominate the annual CES gadget show have been overshadowed in recent years by bigger mobile devices: namely, automobiles.


Bosch unveils smart virtual sun visor for cars at tech show

2020-01-06 11:30

Bosch unveiled a virtual visor inspired by LCD televisions which uses AI to block the glare of the sun from a driver's eyes, a major cause of road accidents.

How a scientist uncovered the hidden financial risks that regulators missed

2019-10-05 08:30

In the 1970s, university professor Doyne Farmer and two physics students built a tiny computer that could be hidden in a shoe, which could predict where roulette balls would land. At casinos in Las Vegas, they communicated with toe-controlled switches about what bets to make. Their winnings were great, but they quit because "we were nervous about getting our kneecaps broken". Today, Farmer works in global finance.

Cardi B lands Las Vegas residency

2019-01-24 18:00

Cardi B will have her first Las Vegas residency this spring.

WATCH: Next step in ride-sharing apps? How about hailing a self-driving taxi

2019-01-08 12:01

Ride-hailing company Lyft is teaming-up with mobility tech firm Aptiv to launch a public autonomous vehicle service.

WATCH: Nissan debuts 'Invisible-to-Visible' VR car tech

2019-01-07 11:25

Nissan will show off its new Invisible-to-Visible technology at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Buzz grows on 'flying cars' ahead of major tech show

2019-01-04 08:14

Will flying cars take off at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show?

A modified Supra, custom Corolla builds, a pie truck and Kevin Costner's Tundra bakkie to star at SEMA for Toyota

2018-11-02 16:00

Toyota focus on its past and future Supra models, unique renditions of the new Corolla and a hydrogen fuel cell Tundra pick-up with its own built-in robot pizza kitchen.

WATCH: Stunt rider Travis Pastrana smashes Evel Knievel's jump record by leaping over 52 cars, 16 buses and clearing a huge fountain

2018-07-09 15:00

Stunt rider Travis Pastrana broke the long-standing triple-jump record held by Evel Knievel, leaping over 52 cars, 16 buses and clearing the huge fountain in front of Caesars Palace casino.

#CES2018: Toyota cars to integrate Amazon voice assistant

2018-01-10 10:58

Toyota says it will begin integrating Amazon's Alexa voice assistant into some of its vehicles, so drivers can tell their cars to play music or set a comfortable temperature at home before arriving.

Black Coffee announces Las Vegas residency

2018-01-03 11:04

The South African music star is already raking in the wins in 2018.

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