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Honda’s new hydrogen-powered car will have a 400 mile range, 3 minute fill ups

November 20th, 2015 at 3:15 pm » Comments Off

Honda takes a leap forward toward a “hydrogen society” as it  sets to unveil its new hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicle capable of 3 minute fill ups and a system as small as a V6 engine.

The world’s first 3D printed supercar – Blade

November 19th, 2015 at 11:23 am » Comments Off

Blade is the world’s first 3D printed supercar.  The beautiful car in the photo above has a chassis that’s made up entirely of 3D printed aluminum nodes and carbon fiber connectors. Kevin Czinger, is the man who built this. (Video)

x2 Sport is the world’s first wearable underwater jet pack

November 12th, 2015 at 4:36 pm » Comments Off

The x2 Sport Underwater Jet Pack is the world’s first wearable jet pack that lets you fly through the water faster than an Olympic swimmer  They are currently available to pre-order on Indiegogo.

Toyota’s driverless cars will be able to talk to each other in the future

November 4th, 2015 at 2:55 pm » Comments Off

Cars will be able to talk to each other to avoid accidents, merge onto highways and drive us to a destination we set on the GPS sometime in the near future. This type of technology is actually already on the roads across the world and will be rolling out in Australia over the next few […]

Voyo – an OBD-II device that will make your car smarter and safer

October 27th, 2015 at 4:38 pm » Comments Off

As tech companies and automakers race to get more connected cars on the road, many consumers are missing out on some of the fuel savings, security, and diagnostic tools that come standard, unless they have a few grand to spare on a new vehicle.

City of the future: A city designed for bikes only (no cars allowed!)

October 23rd, 2015 at 6:37 pm » Comments Off

More people ride bikes the more that bike lanes multiply in cities, from New York to São Paulo. Over the past ten years, bike commuting in the U.S. has grown 62%. But it’s still a tiny fraction of overall transportation.

Toyota plans to have self-driving cars on the road by 2020

October 13th, 2015 at 10:17 am » Comments Off

Japanese car maker Toyota announced this month that it has planned to have self-driving cars commercially available by 2020 — the same year Nissan, General Motors and Google plan to have autonomous vehicles on the road.

Motherships are making a comeback for air launching rockets into space

October 13th, 2015 at 10:01 am » Comments Off

We usually think of rockets that are headed to space are being launched from the ground.  But, as demand for satellite launch services rapidly increases year-over-year, interest in air launching rockets is returning to a growing market of lighter-weight payloads. And those might want a mothership.

Japan starts driverless taxi experiment

October 12th, 2015 at 3:34 pm » Comments Off

Japan has hotels that are operated by robots and androids that serve as clerks at department stores. The latest unmanned project to come out of Japan is the robot cab. (Video)

Why America’s shipping ports aren’t automated

October 8th, 2015 at 6:31 pm » Comments Off

At the Port of Oakland there are massive cranes sitting there that are veritable money-printing machines.  As ships coming from Asia dock in the San Francisco Bay, these industrial behemoths quickly usher goods-bearing containers off the deck and onto land. Modern container ships are filled with thousands of containers. At peak efficiency, a single crane […]