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This London Parking Space Costs £85,000 – You Have to Exit Through the Sunroof
This London Parking Space Costs £85,000 – You Have to Exit Through the Sunroof

16 May 2022, 15:10 UTC / Parking spaces are absolutely necessary if you own a car in the city, but how much would you be willing to pay for them?

 
Bird Launches New Google-Powered Parking Tech for Its Scooters, Says It's a Game-Changer
Bird Launches New Google-Powered Parking Tech for Its Scooters, Says It's a Game-Changer

12 May 2022, 12:19 UTC / Bird unveiled a new parking technology for its electric scooters, one that is touted as revolutionary and is powered by Google

 
U.S. Mechanics Are Warning Drivers To Park in Safe and Well-Lit Areas, Here's Why
U.S. Mechanics Are Warning Drivers To Park in Safe and Well-Lit Areas, Here's Why

18 Apr 2022, 17:36 UTC / They have seen some things that can easily turn into a very expensive bill after all the servicing has been done. Nothing comes cheap anymore

 
Android Phones Can Now Pay for Parking Using Nothing But Voice Commands
Android Phones Can Now Pay for Parking Using Nothing But Voice Commands

10 Mar 2022, 22:21 UTC / Google has announced that Google Assistant now integrates support for parking payments using a very straightforward approach

 
Waze Study Shows 35% of Americans Likely to Honk to Get Moving
Waze Study Shows 35% of Americans Likely to Honk to Get Moving

7 Dec 2021, 23:54 UTC / Meanwhile, 60% of the Britons are likely to just wait patiently until the car in front of them start moving when the light turns green

 
Best Way to Cross the Owner of a Crashed Ferrari F12: “You Can’t Park There, Mate”
Best Way to Cross the Owner of a Crashed Ferrari F12: “You Can’t Park There, Mate”

26 Nov 2021, 06:02 UTC / Video making the rounds on social media shows the alleged owner of the crashed supercar assessing the damage, while a passerby mocks his plight

 
Hyundai Mobis Unveils Innovative System for Autonomous and Remote Parking
Hyundai Mobis Unveils Innovative System for Autonomous and Remote Parking

16 Nov 2021, 08:43 UTC / Good news for drivers who aren't fond of parking: Hyundai Mobis has developed a complex technology that makes their lives easier

 
Car Parked in the Same Spot for 47 Years Becomes Monument, Gets Moved
Car Parked in the Same Spot for 47 Years Becomes Monument, Gets Moved

9 Nov 2021, 15:24 UTC / Back in 1974, an Italian man parked his gray Lancia Fulvia on a spot in front of his newsstand. It eventually became a city landmark

 
Hyundai Is Making a Brand-New System That Helps Cars Move Sideways and Rotate in Place
Hyundai Is Making a Brand-New System That Helps Cars Move Sideways and Rotate in Place

25 Oct 2021, 23:37 UTC / Hyundai announced that it developed wheels that can rotate 90-degrees. Called e-corner module, it combines four systems into a single wheel

 
One Single Parking Spot Sells for $1.3 Million, Sets New World Record
One Single Parking Spot Sells for $1.3 Million, Sets New World Record

5 Jun 2021, 05:13 UTC / Hong Kong remains the priciest market for real estate, whether it’s for property in residential areas or parking spaces close to these properties

 
Joby Aviation Plans to Use Parking Garages as Landing Sites for eVTOLs
Joby Aviation Plans to Use Parking Garages as Landing Sites for eVTOLs

3 Jun 2021, 08:56 UTC / California-based eVTOL manufacturer Joby Aviation teamed up with prking garage operator REEF to provide landing and takeoff spaces for aircraft.

 
Porsche Launches a New CarPlay App, This Time for Parking
Porsche Launches a New CarPlay App, This Time for Parking

4 May 2021, 05:33 UTC / Porsche owners in Australia are getting more convenient parking services thanks to a dedicated CarPlay application created with UbiPark

 
The Unsung Hero of Supermarket Parking Has Spent 6 Years to Park in Every Spot
The Unsung Hero of Supermarket Parking Has Spent 6 Years to Park in Every Spot

30 Apr 2021, 09:11 UTC / Gareth Wild came up with the idea of parking in every spot on the lot outside his regular supermarket; he dedicated 6 years of his life to the mission

 
Google Maps Finally Getting the Killer Feature Everybody Wanted
Google Maps Finally Getting the Killer Feature Everybody Wanted

18 Feb 2021, 04:25 UTC / Google announced that users can now pay for parking right from Google Maps, as long as Google Pay is configured on their Android devices

 
HAVN Parking Station for e-Bikes Has a Little Bit of Everything
HAVN Parking Station for e-Bikes Has a Little Bit of Everything

17 Jan 2021, 08:01 UTC / Belgian startup Street Waves proposes a solution that doubles as charging station, includes storage for your bike accessories and comes with a vanity mirror

 
Android and iPhone App Helps Find the Owner of a Car Blocking an Entrance
Android and iPhone App Helps Find the Owner of a Car Blocking an Entrance

10 Dec 2020, 06:36 UTC / This new smartphone app can scan the license plate and then provide you with owner contact information in case the car blocks you in

 
It’s Happening: CarPlay Users Can Pay for Parking Right From the Dashboard
It’s Happening: CarPlay Users Can Pay for Parking Right From the Dashboard

3 Dec 2020, 07:41 UTC / SpotHero officially announces support for Apple CarPlay, essentially making it possible for users to find a parking spot without a mobile phone

 
How to Use the New Remote-Controlled Parking Assist for the 2021 VW Touareg
How to Use the New Remote-Controlled Parking Assist for the 2021 VW Touareg

20 Nov 2020, 16:02 UTC / We would have liked to control the Touareg remotely using our smartphones but WV limits the usability of its new feature to parking manouvers.

 
This Parking Solution Is Either Pure Genius, Or Pure Evil
This Parking Solution Is Either Pure Genius, Or Pure Evil

19 Sep 2020, 05:20 UTC / Autostacker is a parking solution that allows two vehicles to be parked on top of each other, supports up to 6,000 pounds (2.7 tons)

 
Google Maps Finally Updated with a Feature Everybody Knew Was Coming
Google Maps Finally Updated with a Feature Everybody Knew Was Coming

4 Sep 2020, 04:34 UTC / Drivers using Google Maps for navigation can now pay for parking right from within the app; feature availability is still very limited right now though