Today's Google doodle celebrates the birthday of Heinrich Hertz, a German physicist who expanded the electromagnetic theory of light.
Now in its fifth generation, the Hertz NeverLost system has evolved to include features such as a touch-screen interface and Internet-connectivity. We were tossed the keys to a Hertz rental vehicle and given the task of seeing if the system meets our expectations for a modern GPS device.
Customers will have a chance to rent and test-drive leading electric vehicles at certain Hertz rental locations, including two Marriott hotels in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Hertz has added electric cars, such as the Mitsubishi iMiev and Nissan Leaf to its rental fleet, with electric bikes available too on hourly and daily rates.
We'd definitely get a heart-powered iPod--but only if it could skip a track every time our hearts skip a beat.
Our hearts leapt when we heard scientists are working on a way to power your iPod using power from your own heartbeat.
Rental car giant partners with Coda Automotive to augment its California rental fleet with 100 electric sedans that get up to 120 miles on a charge.
Now in its fifth generation, Hertz Rent-a-car's NeverLost GPS system has evolved into a much more usable device, including features such as a touch-screen interface and Internet-connectivity.
In episode 65 we celebrate Dong's 10th anniversary in the U.S. to this day. Really.
A microelectromechanical system out of Purdue vibrates enough to generate power when subjected to sounds in the 200- to 500-hertz range. After testing the device using hip-hop, jazz, blues, and rock, researchers find "rap is the best."