For an ultra luxurious floating mansion designed for billionaires, look no further than Sinot's "Art of Life" superyacht. This 115-meter ship not only has an owner's state room and private lounge on the main deck and upper deck with multiple skylights as well as floor-to-ceiling windows, there's a large theater, complete with a 384-inch screen. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Tesla Semi won't be the only all-electric semi truck on the road, as the Ford F-Vision Future Truck is right around the corner after making its official debut at the Hannover Motor Show. Created by Ford Otosan in Turkey, it has an all-electric powertrain and a Level 4 semi-autonomous driving system, enabling the truck to drive itself in emergency situations. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Peugeot e-Legend Concept is set to be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show next month, and this all-electric vehicle draws inspiration from the classic 504 coupe and combines it with modern technologies. Beneath its sleek chassis, you'll find electric motors and 100 kWh of batteries that generate a combined output of 456 horsepower and 590 lb-ft (800 Nm) of torque, enabling it to hit 62 mph in under four seconds, while topping out at 137 mph. Even more impressive, it has a driving range of 373 miles on a single charge, with 311 miles being unlocked by spending only 25-minutes at a rapid induction charger. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
The AmazonBasics line has just gotten larger with a new Alexa-enabled microwave that will be priced at $59.99 and released on November 14th. Unlike traditional microwaves, this one offers voice-activated presets using Alexa wake phrases and then a duration, or just simply say what you're cooking, like "popcorn". Speaking of popcorn, Alexa automatically keeps track of how many times you've said the phrase "Alexa, make popcorn" and then re-orders when you're running low, or simply push the integrated popcorn Dash button. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Next-generation Formula E cars are here, and one of the first to be unveiled is Jaguar's I-TYPE 3, which is 25% more powerful than its predecessor. The new powertrain generates up to 250 kW, or roughly 330 hp, and has in excess of 800 new parts compared to the outgoing model, good for a 0-62MPH time of 2.8 seconds. Plus, it has an "attack mode" that boosts the power when a driver wants to overtake a rival. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
This is not an early April Fools' Day joke, Jaguar Land Rover has fitted their intelligent pods with virtual eyes for the sole reason of having the vehicle communicate with pedestrians. They are designed to look at pedestrians using the crosswalk, acknowledge their presence, and hopefully making them feel more comfortable crossing the road in front of driverless cars. Continue reading for another video about these pods by Aurrigo and more information.
There are solar vehicles, homes, and even robots, but now, SolarImpulse wants to bring the technology into the luxury yacht world. Measuring in at 23.9-meters, this sleek aluminum yacht is near silent when in operation, and sports stabilizing technology supported by two torpedo-shaped buoyancy bodies beneath the water surface to achieve physical wave decoupling, thus reducing roll by up to 90%. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
We have seen the future of package delivery, and it includes Renault's EZ-Pro driverless robo pods that use a human concierge to supervise the fleet. These pods can be operated independently or follow each in a platoon, all managed by the same logistics operator who can carry different types of goods and merchandise. Each fully customizable and modular pod can be used to deliver for many stores to help maximize productivity as well as save costs. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
At first glance, the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro might be confused for an iPhone X, but it's actually the company's latest flagship smartphone. Featuring a 6.21" (1080 x 2248) OLED panel with an in-display fingerprint reader, Snapdragon 845 processor, 6GB / 8GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage, dual 12-megapixel rear-facing cameras, and a 20-megapixel front-facing camera. Pricing starts from $467 for the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage model, with shipments beginning on September 21st. Continue reading for a video recording of the entire launch event, direct from China.
Anyone who watched The Weather Channel's coverage of Hurricane Florence may have seen reports that seem to be straight from a science fiction film, but the technology used to create those crazy graphics are not so out of this world. The Weather Channel and The Future Group, a Norwegian augmented reality company, partnered with the makers of Unreal Engine - Epic Games - to use the tech in TV broadcasts. Continue reading for another video and more information.