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Japan’s Maglev Train Breaks Its Own Record Yet Again

04/21/2015, Last week we reported that during a testing of Japan’s upcoming maglev train, the company managed to break its previous record by traveling at a speedy 366mph. However we reported that the company had planned on breaking that record this week and sure...

Iconic Volkswagen Camper May Return As An Electric Vehicle

04/20/2015, Read through a list of the most iconic vehicles ever made and you’re likely to come across the Volkswagen Camper, better known as the “hippie wagon.” It’s shape is instantly recognizable all over the world and it’s associated...

BMW Looking Into Augmented Reality Driving Glasses For The Mini

04/20/2015, The car’s dashboard lets the driver see information like their speed, petrol, temperature, RPM, and etc, but it seems that BMW is trying to reinvent the dashboard by creating a pair of augmented reality driving glasses aimed at Mini drivers. At the...

BMW’s New 7 Series Model Will Let You Park It By Remote Control

04/20/2015, We’ve all seen the movies where cars can be parked using remote control. How cool would that be if our cars these days came with that feature, right? It would be incredibly handy for drivers to get into tight spots or drivers who aren’t particularly...

Porsche To Offer Apple’s CarPlay In Future Models

04/19/2015, Planning on getting a Porsche but want to have the latest technology in infotainment systems as well? The good news for iOS users is that it looks like Porsche will be integrating Apple’s technology into their future models. The announcement of...

FBI Detains Security Researcher Who Joked About Hacking His Flight

04/19/2015, Chris Roberts, an airport security researcher, was accosted by the FBI after he tweeted jokingly about being able to hack his flight. He might have been joking about it but these are things that the FBI doesn’t take too lightly. His tweet got him...

Japan’s Maglev Train Breaks Its Own Record At 366mph

04/17/2015, As some of you guys might have heard, Japan is building a new maglev train system that would supposedly be faster than their Shinkansen train system and according to an announcement by JR Central, it seems that the train has managed to shatter its own...

Star Wars Fans Will Be Thrilled By This R2-D2 Airplane

04/17/2015, Over in Japan, given how big their anime/manga culture is, there have been instances where a particular brand that is popular enough where it has been given its own plane. For example there exists the Hello Kitty plane and there is even a Pokemon-themed...

Boeing Has New Cabin Bins That Can Hold Even More Luggage

04/16/2015, Traveling by air is not seen by many to be something that is luxurious in this day and age, simply because it isn’t. Having said that, while Business and First Class remains out of reach for most travelers, we are more than well versed with the economy...

Ferrari Brings Augmented Reality Technology To Their Showrooms

04/15/2015, Cars come in a variety of different colors and different optional addons and it would be impossible for car showrooms to display every possible configuration available. However Ferrari is taking things to the next level through the use of augmented...

Airbus A380’s Economy Features An Extra Seat In Every Row, Hooray!

04/15/2015, Just in case it wasn’t obvious enough, the title was meant to be sarcastic, but it doesn’t change the fact that Airbus has decided that their A380 plane is big enough where they can actually squeeze an extra seat into every row in economy class. As it...

Hackers Could Commandeer Planes Using Onboard Passenger WiFi

04/15/2015, As if it wasn’t bad enough that inflight WiFi services tend to be extremely expensive and are usually pretty slow, but now it looks like they could be potentially hacked and used to commandeer a plane in mid-flight. The Federal Aviation Administration...

Flat Antenna Could Deliver Better In-Flight WiFi

04/15/2015, Having WiFi connectivity seems to be the norm these days, although in-flight WiFi is not exactly cheap still, unless you happen to be one of the big rollers and live a lifestyle of the rich and famous. Well, WiFi on airplanes does have its fair share of...

The Babel Bike Claims To Be The Safest In The World

04/15/2015, Cycling on main roads can be a bit dangerous because of drivers who might not notice a bicycle or might not given them much consideration. This has led to a lot of bike-related accidents. However if you’re an avid cyclist and you’re looking for a...