BREDA, Netherlands — Robert Dingemanse has heard the comparisons many, many times. The Jetsons, Harry Potter, James Bond. As CEO of a Dutch company developing a flying car, he's used to curious people whose only frame of …
As the aviation world heads to Lakeland, Florida for the 44th annual Sun 'n Fun Expo and Fly-In this week the Samson Sky organization, developers of the Switchblade flying sports car, reached reservation position 615. The Samson Sky …
For nearly as long as there have been cars, there have been dreamers trying — and failing — to make them fly. The skies today are filled with fixed-wing airplanes, drones and helicopters. Rockets, satellites and even a manned permanent …
Many companies prefer to completely avoid using the term “flying car” in favor of talking about air taxis and passenger drones. In their minds, where they’re going they won’t need roads. Lovesick Cyborg examines how technology shapes …
For nearly as long as there have been cars, there have been dreamers trying — and failing — to make them fly. The skies today are filled with fixed-wing airplanes, drones and helicopters. Rockets, satellites and even a manned permanent …
“We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters," wrote tech billionaire Peter Thiel, in 2011. Well, Twitter is now going to allow 280 characters in a tweet, and soon—we are told—we will finally get a flying car. Terrafugia, which in …
Udacity, the online education startup founded by former Google executive Sebastian Thrun, is offering a 12-week course on flying car engineering. The online program begins in February and will cost $1,200 with courses in Aerial Robotics and …
If you want to learn how to build flying cars, then your options in terms of getting an education are kind of limited. Enter Udacity, the online education platform founded by Google self-driving car pioneer Sebastian Thrun. It’s now accepting ...
One of the most remarkable transformations in the auto industry has been the flourishing of Volvo Cars under the ownership of Chinese parent company Geely. It could be a poster child for the right way to acquire and manage a brand—one …
Toyota Motor Corporation has announced that it will finance a flying car project that is expected to take off by 2018 but adds that the sky drive car will be unveiled this year. A flying car is a type of personal air vehicle that provides door-to …