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Earlier today we reported that Neil "Soupy" Campbell secured a new European bicycle speed record of 149 mph (240 km/h) while riding in the slipstream of a Porsche Cayenne Turbo. While that's certainly impressive, the overall record of 166.944 mph for such a ride was set in 1995 by Fred Rompleberg of The Netherlands. Until last Sunday, when 45 year-old mother of three Denise Mueller-Korenek
We've already seen plenty of weird and wonderful gadgets at IFA 2018, but sometimes the most useful devices come in the plainest form – and so it is with the Devolo Magic. The Powerline networking kit hits a new high of 2,400 Mbps, enabling you to get super-fast internet running through your home... Continue Reading Devolo Magic doubles the speed of your home Powerline Wi-Fi network Categ
Curtiss Motorcycles, the electric phoenix that rose from the ashes of Confederate, has released an image of its upcoming "hot rod goddess" at Pebble Beach. Named "Hera," this stretched-out, battery-powered monster is due to hit the streets in 2020... Continue Reading Curtiss pays tribute to a land speed hero with stretched-out electric Hera streetbike Category: Motorcycles Tags:
For more than a century the Bonneville Salt Flats has drawn motoring enthusiasts to its vast open plains for its annual Speed Week, and for more than half a century one father-son duo has eyed a history-making run at the event. That dream has now come to fruition, with Danny Thompson setting a new land speed record in his dad's refurbished streamliner... Continue Reading 50 years in the ma
Understanding how cells self-destruct, a technique employed by the human body to discard dangerous or damaged cells, could mean big things for the treatment of everything from cancer to brain disease to hair loss. Stanford scientists have shone the light on one kind of programmed cell death and watched on as the path of destruction was formed, with the speed on show offering vital clues as
If you find conventional bikes too uncomfortable, you can always go with a recumbent. And if you want added stability, then a recumbent trike may be more to your liking. I just finished spending a couple of weeks trying out one of the speediest models available, the Catrike 700, and gosh – the thing is a hoot!.. Continue Reading Review: Catrike 700 is comfort and speed on three wheels Cat
Another world record tumbled at Goodwood yesterday, and it was a cracker: the world's fastest mile balancing a car on two wheels. And if that sounds difficult, it wasn't on a straight bit of road. Driver Terry Grant had to take the car up the twisting Hill Climb race track. Just watch!.. Continue Reading Video: Stunt driver sets world 2-wheeling speed record on twisting racetrack Category
The Goodwood Festival of Speed is done and dusted for another year, with a number of firsts and significant debuts lighting up the event's 25th anniversary. Autonomous technology and electric motors brought cutting-edge vehicle tech to the front of the conversation, but there was still plenty of eye candy about for lovers of traditional automotive engineering... Continue Reading The fast a
siemens showcases a trio of designs: old engineering with modern day autonomous technology, 3d printing cars and a glimpse of 2027 race cars. The post 2018 festival of speed: siemens reveals trio of new designs appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The SD Association has just announced the latest specifications for the widely used Secure Digital (SD) memory card format. The new Ultra Capacity (UC) designation will mean capacities of up to 128 terabytes and the “Express” designation will mean transfer speeds of up to 985 megabytes per second.SDUC follows in the footsteps of the original SD card, the SDHC (“High CapacityR is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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