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  • Elon Musk Plans To Build Hyperloop Test Track
    By on January 15, 2015 | Comments Off  Comments


    An anonymous reader writes that Elon Musk wants to speed up the development of his proposed 800-mph tube transport. “Billionaire and entrepreneur Elon Musk is getting more hands-on with the Hyperloop. Musk, who heads up both space transportation outfit SpaceX and electric-vehicle maker Tesla Motors, casually announced via Twitter on Thursday that he’s decided to help accelerate development of his vision for near-supersonic tube transportation, first (more…)

  • VIDEO: GB’s women qualify in short-track
    By on February 10, 2014 | Comments Off  Comments

    Great Britain’s Elise Christie and Charlotte Gilmartin progress to the 500m short-track quarter-final.

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  • Controlled Quantum Levitation Used To Build Wipeout Track
    By on January 5, 2012 | Comments Off  Comments

    First time accepted submitter gentryx writes “Researchers at the Japan Institute of Science and Technology have build a miniature Wipeout track (YouTube video) using high temperature superconductors and quantum levitation. Right now this is fundamental research, but in the future large scale transportation systems could be build with technology akin to this. I have a different vision: let Nintendo sell this as an accessory for the Wii (more…)

  • Golden night for Brits on track
    By on October 30, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Great Britain’s Geraint Thomas, Sir Chris Hoy, Chris Newton and Victoria Pendelton win gold at the Track World Cup in Manchester.

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  • Nielsen Struggles To Track Modern Viewing Habits
    By on August 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    RobotRunAmok writes “The Nielsen Company has been the principal entity tracking TV shows’ popularity, and, by extension, their potential profitability. But as our media consumption practices change, some believe that Nielsen’s methods have not kept pace. A new consortium including networks owned by NBC Universal, Time Warner, News Corp, Viacom, CBS, Discovery, and Walt Disney — along with major advertisers — is calling for the creation (more…)

  • New Beatles Rock Band Trailer Arrives, Alleged Track List
    By on August 23, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Another sneak peek at the upcoming The Beatles: Rock Band has been released, which again shows the amazing attention to detail that went into producing a game worthy of the Fab Fours esteemed catalog.

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  • Wiggins drops track for Tour bid
    By on July 28, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Triple Olympic gold medallist Bradley Wiggins will not ride on the track for the next two years in order to focus solely on the Tour de France.

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