BMW is known to reveal some interesting concepts ahead of the annual Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este show in Italy, and this year is no exception. One of their new projects is the BMW Motorrad Concept Link, a futuristic electric motorbike that comes equipped with an adaptable seat that extends for up to two passengers, a helmet storage space beneath the seat, and a head-up display that projects the instrument cluster as well as the navigation information onto a orange windscreen. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Yesterday, a few teaser images were leaked, but today, BMW has officially revealed the 8-Series Concept. On the exterior, this two-door coupe features an aggressive front end, a twin-kidney grille, a carbon fiber front splitter, laser headlights, large air intakes, and lightweight 21-inch alloy wheels. Inside, you'll find a custom steering wheel with hand-polished aluminum spokes and red-anodized shift paddles, a digital instrument cluster, an iDrive display, and lots of carbon fiber accents. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information. Click here for a few bonus images.
Maserati is currently designing a hypercar based on the LaFerrari Spider, a successor to the MC12 of sorts, and it's a doozy. The current concepts were drawn up by Randy Hjelm, and is touted as the perfect vehicle for football superstar Lionel Messi. There's no official word yet on if we'll see a prototype by the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in August, but one can hope. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
One thing's for sure, the future will be filled with self-driving cars and other vehicles, even when going off-road. Joong Kim provides us with a glimpse of what might be to come, or at least in the utility vehicle world. Meet the 2035 Jeep Fossil Rock, which boasts a customizable steering wheel that automatically retracts when in autonomous mode, while resting comfortably in the streamlined seats. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
It's rumored that the iPhone 8 will come in several different sizes, and so far, we haven't come across any prototypes indicating that it's the case, but ConceptsiPhone would like to show us what the 4.7", 5" and 5.5" models might look like. Aside from the curved OLED display and dual rear cameras, we also catch a glimpse of how the wireless charging functions, without requiring users to physically place the device on a special pad or dock. Click here for the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an unsuspecting undercover police arrest.
Boy Genius Report received images of what appears to be a fully assembled iPhone 8 mockup, and there are no serial numbers, or even an Apple logo, to boot. What does seem to be confirmed are the curved 2.5D glass panels on both sides, along with a polished stainless steel midframe, similar to the first-generation model. You also see dual cameras on the rear, but no fingerprint sensor, so TouchID may be embedded directly into the front panel. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
We already know that the Google Pixel 2 will most likely be powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor, but this is the first time we get a look at its dual front and dual rear cameras. Plus, you also get a curved 5.6" Quad HD AMOLED display, as well as stereo speakers. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Professor Alexander M. Gorlov created the vertical wind turbine axis, which accepts wind from any angle, back in 1990, and the Tesla T1 V2 electric supercar makes use of this invention. Simply put, this vehicle is equipped with specially designed wheels equipped with 3D-printed Gorlov turbines, and when more air enters these, energy is recovered. "This is highly efficient as Le Mans provides an average of 77% full throttle per lap for maximum race performance and higher speeds," said its creator. It also boasts a "Dynamic Axis System", enabling it to turn from the center of both axes, thus shortening the wheelbase, and improving agility. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one where a neuroscientist explains why you're so bad at remembering names.
Most concepts based on leaked iPhone 8 designs have focused more on the dual cameras, but this one, by "The 90s Robot" shows us how its rumored OLED display could work. Starting off, we get a stainless steel frame, while a transparent OLED piece up conceals the front camera, sensors and speaker. Continue reading for a video of the iOS 11 one hundred features list, and more information.
Another day, another iPhone 8 (Edition) leak, and this time, it's a new design from Benjamin Geskin. In addition to 4mm bezels, this concept boasts an immersive display comprised of one piece of glass, complete with a seamlessly embedded Touch ID sensor near the bottom. The sides feature polished stainless steel, while the OLED display sports 2.5D glass. Continue reading for an actual mockup, more pictures and information.