The car technology renaissance is truly becoming worthy of the Jetsons

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The car technology renaissance is truly becoming worthy of the Jetsons – “The New Auto: Tech Is My Co-Pilot” http://ow.ly/4IBzy

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Crowd sourcing cartography comes to the US

Crowd sourcing cartography comes to the US – “Google: Map your own neighborhood” http://ow.ly/4EzNQ

RVing meets with offroading and produce a very cool offspring

RVing meets with offroading and produce a very cool offspring – “Peek Inside a Rolling Mongolian Xanadu” http://ow.ly/4sA9M #gear #cars

Great idea but the operational details would be killer

Great idea but the operational details would be killer – “Will you commute via ‘personal rapid transit?'” http://ow.ly/4qp7q

Attending a team meeting (and posting) from 30k feet = winning.

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Attending a team meeting (and posting) from 30k feet = #winning. #Gogo in-flight wi-fi never ceases to impress me.

Do they still count as ‘uncontacted’ now?

Do they still count as ‘uncontacted’ now? – “Video: Uncontacted Tribe in Brazilian Jungle” http://ht.ly/3QS5y #anthropology

We’re obsessed with colonizing a dead planetoid (although it might be cool to visit)

We’re obsessed with colonizing a dead planetoid (although it might be cool to visit) – “Imagine a moon base in 2069” http://ht.ly/3bTlp

This is not sci-fi, this is the future of travel

This is not sci-fi, this is the future of travel – “Boeing, Space Adventures tout tourism initiative” http://ht.ly/2GkYs #travel

Flying Car The Maverick Sport

Now here’s a toy that would almost certainly kill me.  That aside, I think this is a pretty practical solution to the flying car dilemma that seems to be fascinating certain convergence aficionados.  I’m not sure if this is really a flying car as much as it is a parasailing dune buggy, but it does seem to be pretty fun:

Boeing’s new 787 comes equipped with mood lighting in the lavatories, seriously

Boeing’s new 787 comes equipped with mood lighting in the lavatories, seriously – “Dreamliner becomes reality” http://ht.ly/2dUHv #travel