Speed record

09.26.11
Toyota breaks compressed air speed record, hits 80.3MPH with Ku:Rin
09.26.11

Toyota breaks compressed air speed record, hits 80.3MPH with Ku:Rin

Thankfully styled like the more dashing cousin in the typically awkward-looking compressed air...

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05.23.11
Researchers create 26 terabit-per-second connections with just a single laser
05.23.11

Researchers create 26 terabit-per-second connections with just a single laser

Remember that pair of 100 terabit-per-second connections we told you about earlier this moth? I...

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05.20.11
Eurocopter X3 hybrid sets new speed record of 430km/h, readies for next search and rescue mission
05.20.11

Eurocopter X3 hybrid sets new speed record of 430km/h, readies for next search and rescue mission

See that chopper right there? That's the Eurocopter X3, and as of last week, it can cruise at m...

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05.01.11
Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something
05.01.11

Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something

Even a woman with a 40 Gbps internet connection might feel a twinge of jealousy at this news -- Jap...

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10.26.10
Nokia Siemens Networks sees 825Mbps over traditional copper, Phantom DSL claims 'the future'
10.26.10

Nokia Siemens Networks sees 825Mbps over traditional copper, Phantom DSL claims 'the future'

Look, it's not easy nor cheap to lay an entirely new network infrastructure -- just ask Verizon. Re...

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08.27.09
Steam-powered Batmobile choo choos to world record 140mph (updated with video)
08.27.09

Steam-powered Batmobile choo choos to world record 140mph (updated with video)

We'll burst that bubble right quick and say it's not actually a Batmobile, but it sure reminds us...

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11.15.07
ONFi 2.0 sets the stage for 133MB/sec NAND performance
11.15.07

ONFi 2.0 sets the stage for 133MB/sec NAND performance

Flash memory just keeps getting bigger, faster and more irresistible -- and that's just the way we l...

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05.16.07
Sofa sets new land speed record for furniture
05.16.07

Sofa sets new land speed record for furniture

Besting his own "world's fastest office" in both comfort and speed, this souped-up sofa from furnit...

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