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Hypercar

Drop Everything, Japan’s Aspark Owl Electric Hypercar Just Did 0-60 In 1.9 Seconds

Time and space have seemingly been bent, and it was a small engineering firm in Japan that made it happen. Until today, the idea of a sub-2-second 0-60 time in a street-legal hypercar seemed the impossible barrier to break, but with the recent accomplishments of the Aspark Owl, announced yesterday, it is starting to seem like it could happen. The Aspark Owl is a surprisingly sexy electric sports car, was launched at the Frankfurt Auto Show last year, where it Read More...
New Electric Supercar Will Reportedly Be Able To Drive Itself

Rimac’s New Electric Supercar Will Reportedly Be Able To Drive Itself

Late last month, Croatian car startup Rimac teased out images of its new electric supercar, and disclosed it will be faster, costlier, and more grandiose than its first, the plainly called Concept One. There’s a new wrinkle to add, and I imagine it will make some of you groan: the car should be able to drive itself. The car has a working clever title of Concept Two, and it’s expected to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Read More...
VR Simulator Ausimtech Flight D-BOX

Coming To Terms With VR, AR, MR

Digital EMA’s newest white paper focuses on virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR) definitions. The white paper was unveiled last week by co-author Jason Peterson, CEO of ContentBridge Systems, at the Digital EMA Forum at the Los Angeles Entertainment Summit. “Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Mixed Reality Definitions” provides 50 definitions of terms that are important to understand VR, AR, and MR technology and experiences. Co-authoring the white paper along with Peterson was Ramón Bretón, CTO Read More...
Tesla Roaster Reveal
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Elon Musk Unveils Surprise, Supercar-Killing, Second Generation Tesla Roadster

Last night was supposed to be about Tesla’s biggest ever vehicle. Instead, the big news was about its smallest. During an event intended to unveil the Tesla Semi — an 80,000lb big rig — the company’s founder went full Musk and revealed a second generation of its very first car, the Roadster. The new Roadster is similar in form to the original, in that it’s a tiny sports car with a manual targa lid. But that’s where the similarities end. Rather than borrowing Read More...
ZephVR VR Racing Driving Flight Simulation Oculus HTC Vive

ZephVR – Real Wind for Virtual Reality

After only launching on November 2nd, the crowd funding campaign for ZephVR, a VR fan accessory designed to “add realistic wind at the right moments” achieved its $30,000 goal on Kickstarter after just a few hours. Weasel Labs, ad VR hardware start-up, has now raised over $41,000 half way through its now popular campaign. The new addition to VR promises to further immerse users and will be compatible with all major console and PC based VR systems including HTC Vive, Read More...

World’s first 8K VR headset races past crowdfunding goal on first day

This VR headset promises to eliminate the screen door effect associated with current hardware. It remains to be seen if VR will ultimately prove a passing fad or has the legs to go the distance. Pimax is betting on the latter, and you can too, if you’re interested in what the company is pitching—the world’s first 8K resolution VR headset. It took all of just a few hours for Pimax and its highly hyped VR headset to blow past its $200,000 Read More...

360degree treadmill … is this the future of virtual reality gaming

Check out this 360degree treadmill … is this the future of virtual reality gaming? Source: Insider Read More...