Volkswagen states, "The Passat BlueMotion Concept is being presented (to show) just how fuel-efficient a non-hybrid, gasoline-engined mid-size sedan can be."
The chipmakers both unveil new platforms to help smaller devices last a little longer.
One of the weirdest Kickstarters in recent memory consists of a fake newborn with a beverage insulator inside designed to carry your drinks.
The quirky teen-centric messaging app launched its first video series, Vine makes an app just for kids, and Google Now adds card alerts for Android apps.
A specially designed "space cup" would let astronauts sip their espresso in Zero-G style aboard the ISS.
A handcrafted steampunk-style AT-AT liquor cabinet will be the piece de resistance of any self-respecting Sith Lord's living room.
The Fred & Friends Wet My Whistle Musical Straws add musical accompaniment to a regular drinking glass. With practice, of course.
Royal Caribbean says it's hitting the high seas with "the world's first smart ship" this November. Expect high-tech toys aplenty.
For $40 the Hamilton Beach Stay or Go blender offers commuting smoothie drinkers an affordable way to sip mixes while traveling.
Researchers are the University of Missouri College of Arts and Science conclude that alcohol merely cuts out our natural "alarm signals."