Hertz to try RFID Rather Than Keys for Rentals

A Hertz at the Nice Cote d'Azur Airport in France will begin using RFID to start up and check out cars, rather than keys. A group of 60 frequent Hertz customers will be guinae pigs in this test to see if using RFID-enabled cards for vehicles will speed the rental process. There are 10 Renault Megane cars equipped with… » 8/10/06 5:30pm 8/10/06 5:30pm

Sony Ericsson, T-Mobile Team Up for Robbie Williams W300i

T-Mobile will be releasing this specially-branded Robbie Williams Sony Ericcson W300i in June over in the United Kingdom—sorry, Americans, you shouldn't like Robbie William's music anyway. Supposedly 'ole Robert "creatively influenced" the W300i himself. It comes loaded with exclusive Robbie Williams content including… » 4/10/06 4:01pm 4/10/06 4:01pm