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Strangely Beautiful Reproduction Of Never-Flown Bugatti Airplane Almost Ready To Fly

Crimson Skies fantasy meets reality<p>Consider it a technology tragedy of World War II. Designed in the 1930s by legendary carmaker Ettore Bugatti, the 100p Bugatti was a propeller-driven passenger plane that in theory boasted a speed of 500 mph. Abandoned as the war began, the incomplete plane was …

Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Returns to Earth After Nearly Two Years

Space<p>No one seems to know much about the Air Force's X-37B secret space plane except that it appears to be working exactly as designed. The unmanned Boeing-built craft, which resembles a miniature space shuttle, returned to Earth on Friday after nearly two years — 674 days, to be exact — in space. …

Space Exploration

Air Force One: 10 Perks of Flying Like the President

At first glance, Air Force One might look like a typical Boeing 747 with a customized paint job. But there's a lot more than initially meets the eye …

Air Force One: President’s Plane Returns To Him After 18-Month Long Tune-Up

According to <i>CNN</i>, President Barack Obama’s Air Force One was returned to him on Monday after an 18-month long tune-up. There was nothing wrong with …

The Boeing 747-8 Will Be the Next Air Force One

It will replace the aging VC-25s starting in 2018.<p>Boeing will remain the company that builds the president's personal plane. The Air Force just announced that the next Air Force One will be built on the Boeing 747-8 platform.<p>The current presidential planes are VC-25s, a military variant of the …

Ukraine's Antonov Bureau showcases its new transport aircraft

Ukrainian aircraft producer Antonov Bureau has unveiled its newly-constructed transport aircraft, designed for both military and civilian purposes.<p>Antonov Bureau made its name back in Soviet times - primarily for its cargo planes.<p>Antonovs are still used in 80 countries all over the globe and are …

The Antonov 225, The World’s Largest Plane, Takes Off at the Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport

YouTube account HD MSP Spotting captured a rare appearance by the Antonov 225 aircraft at the Minneapolis – St. Paul International Airport back in …

Extreme Machines: Antonov An-225 is the World's Heaviest Plane

There is nothing on Earth or in the air quite like this beast<p>There is nothing on Earth or in the air quite like the Antonov An-225. Dwarfing a Boeing 747 and out-lifting a U.S. Air Force C-5A Galaxy, it can haul an expeditionary force into combat, or carry enough food to avert a famine. Yet, oddly, …

2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed: We Go Camping with a $400,000 Mega-Sedan

Hello Mother, Hello Father, Greetings from Camp Miles-Per-Hour.<p>Lest you leap to the conclusion that we’ve gone soft, joining up with some sort of New Gilded Age glamping caravan, understand that taking the 2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed camping was in no way premeditated. A site had been reserved at …

McLaren Special Ops to showcase custom 570S at Pebble Beach

McLaren will be returning to Pebble Beach this summer to showcase the customization options it offers through its Special Operations division. Though it will exhibit an array of models from its range of supercars, the focus this year will be on the 570S that kicks off the company's new entry-level …

Watch This Six-Wheeled 8.2-liter V8 Panther 6 Fire Up

It was inspired by the Tyrrell P34 six-wheeled F1 car, but otherwise it couldn't be more different … or stranger.<p>At this year's Villa d'Este, this videographer saw something really rare: a one-of-two Panther 6, built by Panther Westwinds—one of the more successful (but perhaps not the most …

Mud Honey: Down and Dirty with the Ariel Nomad Pictures | Photo Gallery

Mud Honey: Down and Dirty with the Ariel Nomad Photo Gallery

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Mud Honey: Down and Dirty with the Ariel Nomad

Think of it as an isotope of the Ariel Atom: radioactive and differing in mass.<p><i>From the August 2015 issue</i><p>Life is lived vividly in the Ariel Nomad, a vehicle that delivers a level of sensory experience unknown to the well-insulated drivers of cars that feature such fripperies as roofs and bodywork. …

Surprise: Apple Watch Is Most Popular Smartwatch

About 4 million Apple Watches shipped during the quarter, but is that successful enough? Depends on who you ask.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Microsoft Rolls Out Linux Support Services on Azure

A day after Microsoft bid farewell to Windows Server 2003, the Redmond, Wash.-based software giant floated new Azure support options that the …

Feel Scammed By Microsoft? Switch To Linux

I have been on holiday for the past 10 days so I haven't had much of a chance to test new Linux distributions or work on any tutorials.<br>I have had …

OS showdown: Windows 10 vs Linux

<b>This article was provided to TechRadar by Linux Format magazine. Each issue is packed with news analysis, in-depth features on vital Linux topics,</b> …

Linux smartwatch offers luxury stylings and a novel interface

Olio has opened pre-orders for a luxury round-faced Linux smartwatch that shows Bluetooth notifications from mobile devices and offers 50M water …

Freedom of choice: 7 top Linux desktop environments compared

Linux is all about choice, and choosing a distribution is only the first step. Linux distros usually have a default desktop environment, but there are a <i>slew</i> of desktop environments available to use. Heck, Ubuntu alone offers nine official alternate “flavors” with different desktop …

How Microsoft Israel is leading the way in the company's new strategy

The inclusive strategy Microsoft Israel pioneered with Think Next seven years ago is now central to the company’s vision for the future.<p>><br>• ><p>RIDEON’S …

6 ways Microsoft copied Apple with Windows 10 (plus some truly new ideas)

Microsoft just unveiled the future of Windows 10 today in Redmond. Along with some crazy holographic goggles that take on Google Glass and Oculus, company executives revealed the ambitious plan to make the next generation of Windows the first truly universal platform for desktop PCs, laptops, …

Windows 10

Robots that write fiction? You couldn’t make it up

Computer-generated fiction might seem a tipping point for artificial intelligence, but it could help us to understand the world we live in<p>In 1983, William Chamberlain and Thomas Etter released a book called <i>The Policeman’s Beard Is Half Constructed</i>, described as the “early fiction” of a computer …

Artificial Intelligence

MIT 'Pacific Rim' Robot Could One Day Rescue People

Innovation<p>Like the machines in "Pacific Rim," "Real Steel," and so many awesome Japanese cartoons, a new robot with a human interface could let people enter dangerous situations from a distance.<p>The prototype is called HERMES and, while it might be a good candidate for "Rock'em Sock'em Robots," it …

Robotics

Wobblebots Walk Without Motors or Electronics

In the 1960s, the ramp walking toy was everywhere. While it was before my time, I’ve heard that they even gave them away in cereal boxes. You could place these toys on a slight incline, and they would wobble their way down, one step at a time. Powered only by gravity, these novelties seem fairly …

Robotics