Elevator

04.23.14
Hitachi is building the world's fastest elevator: 95 floors in 43 seconds
04.23.14

Hitachi is building the world's fastest elevator: 95 floors in 43 seconds

In 2016, Hitachi will take over Toshiba's title as the maker of the fastest elevator in the world....

View
08.28.12
Liftport turns to Kickstarter for space elevator experiment (video)
08.28.12

Liftport turns to Kickstarter for space elevator experiment (video)

Space elevators are slowly making the transition from science fiction to science fact... but we're...

View
09.28.11
Mitsubishi Electric to build world's fastest elevator, usher in the death of small talk
09.28.11

Mitsubishi Electric to build world's fastest elevator, usher in the death of small talk

Cheer up, ladies, because Mitsubishi Electric is about to make your elevator ride substantially l...

View
05.23.11
Smarter elevators sort riders, stand ready to enforce social hierarchies
05.23.11

Smarter elevators sort riders, stand ready to enforce social hierarchies

While we're still awaiting pneumatic tubes that can whisk us to our destinations, elevators have bee...

View
03.08.11
Japanese elevators get voice recognition, Japanese elevator rides get even more awkward
03.08.11

Japanese elevators get voice recognition, Japanese elevator rides get even more awkward

We here at Engadget are all about helping the less fortunate, so Mitsubishi Electric's latest innov...

View
02.24.11
Patch 4.1 PTR: WoW now tracking your BWD elevator deaths
02.24.11

Patch 4.1 PTR: WoW now tracking your BWD elevator deaths

The Blackwing Descent elevator is the greatest destroyer of raids since every moving piece of Serpe...

View
12.06.09
Mass Effect 2 ditching elevators for ... load screens
12.06.09

Mass Effect 2 ditching elevators for ... load screens

Expanding upon statements from BioWare's Casey Hudson earlier this year, associate programmer Thoma...

View
09.02.09
New Spyborgs trailer goes up
09.02.09

New Spyborgs trailer goes up

We find it funny that Capcom is celebrating the existence of an elevator level in Spyborgs with this...

View
03.09.07
Around Azeroth: Why do trolls have tusks?
03.09.07

Around Azeroth: Why do trolls have tusks?

Why do trolls have tusks? Why better to save them from the Undercity's elevator of death! If you are...

View