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Google Maps Could Feature A Parking Spot Guidance System
Google Maps Could Feature A Parking Spot Guidance System

12 Aug 2016, 11:49 UTC / "Ok, Google, I need a parking spot." You might say this some day in the near future, reports claim, as the Google Maps app might soon find open parking spots

 
Massive Fire Destroys 422 Cars In Portugal, Nobody Got Hurt
Massive Fire Destroys 422 Cars In Portugal, Nobody Got Hurt

4 Aug 2016, 15:41 UTC / A huge fire in Portugal has led to the destruction of 422 cars and damaged another nine. Luckily, the 4,000 visitors at the dance festival were unharmed

 
The Best Parallel Parker In The World Will Show His Skills For Mini Fans
The Best Parallel Parker In The World Will Show His Skills For Mini Fans

17 Jul 2016, 12:21 UTC / Alastair Moffatt, Guinness World Record holder for tightest parallel park, will be present at next month's Mini In The Park event. He has some stunts planned

 
Pretty Blonde Lady Tries to Hold a Lecture on Parking, Gets Educated Instead
Pretty Blonde Lady Tries to Hold a Lecture on Parking, Gets Educated Instead

13 Jul 2016, 13:34 UTC / I might have said it before, but parking spaces might just be the reason behind World War Three. And it looks like Moscow might just be its epicenter

 
Watch Six Excruciating Minutes of the Worst Parking Fail You've Ever Seen
Watch Six Excruciating Minutes of the Worst Parking Fail You've Ever Seen

6 Jul 2016, 14:28 UTC / A woman finds parallel parking harder than deciphering the hieroglyphs as she struggles to squeeze her Opel Corsa into a spot that could have taken a large SUV

 
Free Chatbot Lawyer Overturned 160,000 Parking Tickets In London And New York
Free Chatbot Lawyer Overturned 160,000 Parking Tickets In London And New York

30 Jun 2016, 08:33 UTC / A 19-year-old got upset with bureaucracy over a parking ticket, and developed a system to fight the fines. He then published it online for anyone to use

 
Mad Mike Whiddett Interrupts BTCC Driver Interview with Drift-Parking Job at FoS
Mad Mike Whiddett Interrupts BTCC Driver Interview with Drift-Parking Job at FoS

24 Jun 2016, 13:09 UTC / Aussie pro slider Mad Mike Whiddett used this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed to demonstrate the notion of drift-parking

 
A Team Of Apple Veterans Now Makes Smart Accessories For Cars
A Team Of Apple Veterans Now Makes Smart Accessories For Cars

22 Jun 2016, 16:29 UTC / A few veterans from Apple have started a company called Pearl. They make accessories for cars. Their first product is a $500 rear-view camera

 
Starting With iOS 10, Apple Maps Will "Know" Where You Parked Your Car
Starting With iOS 10, Apple Maps Will "Know" Where You Parked Your Car

15 Jun 2016, 11:13 UTC / According to those that have installed the developer version of Apple's iOS 10, the updated Apple Maps app will remember where you parked your car

 
Mercedes-Benz Remote Parking Will Ruin Your Smartphone's Display in No Time
Mercedes-Benz Remote Parking Will Ruin Your Smartphone's Display in No Time

8 Jun 2016, 12:34 UTC / Technology is great and all that, but even though autonomous cars might reduce the number of accidents, humans are still better at parking

 
Tesla Model X Driver's Supercharger Skills Spark Outrage, Reveal a Problem
Tesla Model X Driver's Supercharger Skills Spark Outrage, Reveal a Problem

6 Jun 2016, 11:08 UTC / One picture of a Tesla Model X parked across three Supercharger stations has irritated the members of the Tesla online community beyond recognition

 
China Sparks Outrage With Extra-Large "Female" Parking Spots
China Sparks Outrage With Extra-Large "Female" Parking Spots

2 Jun 2016, 09:37 UTC / Sexism is a problem in most parts of the world, and China makes no exception. Authorities in Hangzhou have created female parking spots and sparked online rage

 
smart Driver Shows Why Passive Aggression Is Our Favorite Kind of Aggression
smart Driver Shows Why Passive Aggression Is Our Favorite Kind of Aggression

30 May 2016, 13:56 UTC / Ah, the old problem of what to write in the note for the guy who parked like a douche, leaving you to struggle to get in or out. This guy nailed it, though

 
Four Disabled Parking Spaces Taken by One Very Un-Disabled Driver in the UK
Four Disabled Parking Spaces Taken by One Very Un-Disabled Driver in the UK

25 May 2016, 20:04 UTC / It's hard to believe how just one apparently harmless image - no words, no context, nothing - can make us feel so enraged by what we see

 
Traffic Warden Issuing a Ticket for a Police Car Gets the Superhero Treatment
Traffic Warden Issuing a Ticket for a Police Car Gets the Superhero Treatment

25 May 2016, 13:33 UTC / The irony of a police car being at the receiving end of a traffic violation ticket cannot be ignored, but sadly, it can be overruled by the authorities

 
FenSens Is the Idea You Wish You Had That Makes Parking a Whole Lot Simpler
FenSens Is the Idea You Wish You Had That Makes Parking a Whole Lot Simpler

24 May 2016, 15:19 UTC / All those people who, for one reason or another, don't have parking sensors on their cars and are complete failures at parallel parking can now rejoice

 
Chinese Woman Turns Her Range Rover Evoque into a Battering Ram for Justice
Chinese Woman Turns Her Range Rover Evoque into a Battering Ram for Justice

24 May 2016, 10:56 UTC / A Chinese woman does what we all wish we'd have the balls to do when returning to our car only to find it blocked by an inconsiderate driver

 
Parking Your Car on a Frozen Lake Is a Bad Idea, 15 Owners Find Out the Hard Way
Parking Your Car on a Frozen Lake Is a Bad Idea, 15 Owners Find Out the Hard Way

7 Feb 2016, 15:48 UTC / Visitors of Wisconsin's Winter Fest witnessed how 15 cars sank in Lake Geneva after the ice they were parked on cracked. Nobody was hurt

 
Parking Attempt Goes from Amusingly Bad to Downright Disastrous
Parking Attempt Goes from Amusingly Bad to Downright Disastrous

6 Dec 2015, 15:33 UTC / There's probably a reason why one man is driving and the rest are sitting in the passengers' seats, and this balance should not be tinkered with

 
The Wasteful Love Story Between the US and Its Parking Lots Shines on Black Friday
The Wasteful Love Story Between the US and Its Parking Lots Shines on Black Friday

29 Nov 2015, 15:25 UTC / Considering how expensive buying land is, you'd think business were highly motivated to make the most out of what they own, instead of wasting it