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4DriveSafe Google Glass App Helps Keep Drivers Awake At The Wheel

Our connected devices are typically viewed as the root of the distracted driving problem, but what if they became part of the solution? A new app for Google Glass seeks to do just that.

10Kirobo speaks in space with Toyota voice tech

We knew this moment would come. Partly because Toyota told us it would back in July, but also because we've been watching too many sci-fi movies. The moment in question is when a robot would hold a conversation with a human in outer space. Which may not seem that cataclysmic, but we're here to point out that a) this is the first time it has ever happened, and b) it could mark the beginning of the apocalypse, wrought on us by robots from outer space.

1Toyota Gives Voice To Space-Traveling Kirobo Robot

Toyota today released new video of a 13.4 inch talking robot named Kirobo. The "verbal-communications" robot is slated for an interstellar trip to the International Space Station in early August.

2LiveMap Proposes Futuristic Motorcycle Helmet With Integrated Heads-Up Display

Tony Stark isn't the only one with a heads up display (HUD) in his helmet.

AddFord Announces Spotify For Sync AppLink

Popular music streaming service Spotify will become available on Ford's SYNC Applink system, the automaker announced today at the Mobile World Congress. This will be Spotify's first time fully integrating into an OEM's infotainment system--Volvo announced late last year their intentions with Spotify, but that won't be ready until next year.

14VIDEO: BMW announces SYNC-like voice recognition technology for nav, audio

Click above to view two videos of BMW's new voice recognition system after the jump

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