Flying Car

Air-legal, all-electric “flying car” announced in the US

A fully electric, piloted "flying car" – it's true, watch the video! – has just qualified as an ultralight aircraft for use in the US.

Electric Vehicles

This Week’s Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through July 21)

<b>This Is What Work Will Look Like in 2100</b> <i><br>Jared Lindzon | Fast Company</i><br>“Some futurists believe that automation will push future workers to tasks that …

Deep Learning

UConn's SPARK Program Uses Coding, Robots, 3D Printing To Get Young Girls Interested In Science

Thirteen-year-old Hannah Fiarman’s underwater robot “Jimmy” made its maiden voyage in the Wolff-Zackin Natatorium at UConn on Thursday, along with …

Computer Science

Aston Martin reveals flying car that could hit 200 mph

Not even James Bond had an Aston Martin like this.<p>The British sports car maker revealed a concept version of a flying car, the Volante Vision Concept, at the Farnborough Airshow this week.<p>Aston Martin has billed the futuristic vehicle as a luxury car for the skies. The autonomous hybrid-electric …

Tech Trends

Google's Larry Page Investing Heavily In Flying Cars

A future fantasy, or present day possibility?<p>Google's Larry Page is already a gazzilionaire thanks to his founding of a company that does practically …

Google News

Terrafugia Promises Its Flying Car Will Go on Sale in 2019 - ExtremeTech

By on July 20, 2018 at 10:17 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Your dream of a flying car remain …

Prototypes

Aston Martin's Concept Video For A Flying Car Thing

Hot on the heels of the very real Opener Blackfly personal aircraft, this is a video for Aston Martin's conceptual (and it probably always will be …

James Bond

Terrafugia’s flying car sets 2019 debut with tech upgrade

Flying car company Terrafugia insists it’ll launch its first production vehicles in 2019, revealing the latest version of the Transition two-seater …

Internal Combustion Engine

The new and updated guide to GTA Online etiquette – Reader’s Feature

A reader offers some new advice for those looking to have fun with GTA Online and avoid the scourge of flying cars…<p>Many years ago I wrote a …

Entertainment (UK)

Investors test drive 'flying car' near Las Vegas

Las Vegas

ICYMI: Flying Car Jam, Backseat Plutonium, New Moons & More

A weekly roundup for busy people<p>Rolls-Royce, Uber, and others are racing to build a flying car.<p>The Chevy Suburban owned by House Speaker Paul Ryan is …

Paul Ryan

Terrafugia Transition flying car going on sale next year

It'll have a lithium-powered hybrid system, other upgrades<p>Those flying cars we've been waiting for since "The Jetsons" first aired are right around the corner. Earlier this week, we got news that the BlackFly personal aerial vehicle aims to go on sale next year. Workhorse Group's SureFly looks …

FAA

New 'Beat Saber' Update Adds a Secret Song – Here's How to Unlock It

<b>Spoiler Alert: don’t watch the video if you want to solve the riddle yourself!</b> <i>Beat Saber</i> got an update today which was mostly full of fixes and under …

New Singles

Our obsession with sci-fi technology: Chips with Everything podcast

In July 2018 a Dutch company showcased what it calls the first ever flying car already fit for purpose, at the Farnborough Airshow. But do we need flying cars in our lives?<p><b>Subscribe and review:</b> <b>Acast,</b> <b>Apple, Spotify, SoundCloud, AudioBoom, Mixcloud. Join the discussion on Facebook and Twitter, or</b> …

Science Fiction

We All Deserve a Fun Friday!

It’s Friday so we have a fun slate of stories for you to enjoy and they are all about toys. First up: old toys. Collectible toy values are on the …

Power Rangers

Terrafugia's first flying car should finally go on sale in 2019

Terrafugia's Transition flying car has been in development purgatory for years, but it's finally here... almost. The company has announced that the first production models of the Transition will go on sale sometime in 2019. While that does sound like a long way off, it does provide a more concrete …

Tech Trends

Kitty Hawk Flyer: 'A big drone that a human can fit in'

The BBC's Dave Lee takes a look inside the Kitty Hawk Flyer, a new flying car from the firm backed by Google co-founder Larry Page.

Drones

A car that flies like 007’s autogyro

UNUSUAL aircraft are a regular sight at the Farnborough air show, which opened in Britain this week. But the particular unusualness of the Liberty is …

Tony Blair

You Could Buy a Flying Car in 2019

It's a plane! It's a car! It's...wait—what the hell is this thing?<p>There's been a lot of news around flying cars recently—more than enough for us to start taking the idea of gliding over traffic seriously. Just this week, Rolls-Royce and Aston Martin revealed plans for flying taxis and today it …

FAA

Terrafugia Transition flying car will finally go on sale in 2019

The Terrafugia Transition flying car was unveiled almost a decade ago but, like many similar projects, it has seemed at times like this vehicle would …

Automotive Industry

Aston Martin, Rolls Royce Developing Their Own Flying Cars

Could this be James Bond’s next super-vehicle? Both Aston Martin and Rolls-Royce unveiled their own flying car concepts at the Farnborough Airshow …

Aston Martin

The Morning After: Fines and flying cars

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.<p>Google got some bad news, but Terrafugia is ready to make the 'flying car' a real thing. It must be Thursday.<p>And it's required to allow manufacturers to use Android forks.Google fined $5.04 billion for forcing its apps onto Android phones<p>The EU Commission wrote: …

MacBook Pro

Larry Page is quietly amassing a ‘flying car’ empire

Google co-founder revealed to be owner of Opener, a Canadian startup that just came out of stealth<p>One flying car seems absurd; Larry Page has three.<p>He started with Cora, a two-seater flying taxi, then added a sporty flying boat called Flyer, both developed by a company called Kitty Hawk. And last …

Carbon Fiber

Late Teen Idol David Cassidy’s Home Now for Sale

It may be the ultimate collectible for a David Cassidy fan: A Fort Lauderdale, Fla., estate formerly owned by the onetime teen heartthrob is coming …

David Cassidy

The driving school for 'flying cars'

Dave Lee<p><b>It seems just about everyone has been launching a flying car lately, but the Kitty Hawk Flyer stands out for one big reason: it’s here today.</b><p>Specifically, it’s in Las Vegas, flying over a big lake.<p>This is where Kitty Hawk - a company owned by Google co-founder Larry Page - has set up a …

Las Vegas

Terrafugia reveals new details on Transition flying car due in 2019

America's Terrafugia has provided a few new details on its Transition flying car slated to enter production in 2019.<p>Terrafugia was formed in 2006 by …

Internal Combustion Engine

Downtown Manhattan Penthouse to Hit Market for $24 Million

A full-floor penthouse on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue will hit the market Wednesday for $24 million. Designed by renowned Uruguayan architect Rafael …

Skyscrapers

Dubai Villa Sellers See Strengthening Market

Dubai resales in established luxury neighborhoods continue to outperform the city’s new development market, according to a report from …

Real Estate

The cars of the future according to kids

Unleashing a child’s imagination on what the cars of the future will look like meant that one lucky winner and three runners-up bagged a free trip to Goodwood Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard<p>Imagine an English stately home, its ordered shrubbery and manicured lawns, the tranquillity and …

Goodwood

The latest company to join the race for flying cars: Rolls-Royce

Autonomous vehicles have only just begun to navigate our streets and already the world’s innovators are setting their sights on the next big transportation trend.<p>Flying taxis.<p>Uber plans to create a network of flying taxis in Dubai and the Dallas area by the year 2020. Kitty Hawk — a flying car …

Aviation