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12.27.11
China launches high-speed test train capable of 310 mph, shaped like an ancient sword
12.27.11

China launches high-speed test train capable of 310 mph, shaped like an ancient sword

According to an old "Simpsons" quote, there's nary a thing that can outrun a greased Scotsman. Th...

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10.27.10
Bullet Train Express Platform: a $99 home for your Apple keyboard and Magic Trackpad
10.27.10

Bullet Train Express Platform: a $99 home for your Apple keyboard and Magic Trackpad

You're a dude (or dudette) that likes to be prepared, right? It's the Boy Scout motto, after all. T...

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10.26.10
China's Shanghai-Hangzhou rail line opens, hits record breaking speed of 262mph
10.26.10

China's Shanghai-Hangzhou rail line opens, hits record breaking speed of 262mph

High speed railways, particularly in Asia, have been soaring at around 200 miles per hour for quite...

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12.19.08
NTT Communications bringing WiFi to Japanese bullet trains in 2009
12.19.08

NTT Communications bringing WiFi to Japanese bullet trains in 2009

Remember that Type N700 train that became Japan's fastest in mid-2007? Yeah, well it's about to get...

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11.08.08
California high-speed train system to link NorCal and SoCal at 220mph
11.08.08

California high-speed train system to link NorCal and SoCal at 220mph

Like it or not California, it's about time you folks ponied up for a serious rail system. With the...

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07.03.07
Type N700 bullet train is Japan's fastest yet
07.03.07

Type N700 bullet train is Japan's fastest yet

The Type N700, a new bullet train developed by Central Japan Railway and West Japan Railway is bein...

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