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Silicon Valley's Obsession With Flying Cars Flies In The Face Of Business Logic

Bhaskar Chakravorti | Posted 06.16.2016 | Business
Bhaskar Chakravorti

This article first appeared as an op-ed on my column in Forbes. Bemoaning the state of innovativeness, Peter Thiel-- don of the PayPal mafia, Silicon...

The Strangest Travel Predictions That Never Came True

Map Happy | Posted 03.10.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

The future of travel is now! Kind of. These predictions for how humans would be able to get from Point A to Point B simply never came to be. This pos...

What Back to the Future Got Right... and Wrong

XPRIZE | Posted 10.21.2015 | Technology
XPRIZE

Twenty-six years ago, Marty McFly and Doc Brown climbed into their time-traveling flying DeLorean and set the controls to the distant future -- October 21, 2015 -- which happens to be today.

Are We Getting Any Closer to the Flying Car?

Natalie Kalin | Posted 07.28.2015 | Technology
Natalie Kalin

Like many, I am all for seeing the bright future of flying cars soaring on the horizon. Nevertheless, it seems obstacles still stand before we can see that vision become a reality.

TechFuture: Hold On! Paul Moller's Skycar Is Coming

Bill_Robinson | Posted 07.28.2014 | Technology
Bill_Robinson

If you are feeling dejected and gloomy, never fear; there's a flying car coming right at you in the near future. A "Jetsons-like" transportation mode is just around the corner.

3 Questions About Technology We Should Be Asking Now

Russell C. Smith | Posted 04.01.2014 | Technology
Russell C. Smith

Here are a few questions worth debating on your next dinner party or trip to the bar.

WATCH: Volkswagen Debuts Flying Hover Car Concept

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.08.2012 | Technology

The days of the hovercraft are upon us. As Google's self-driving cars prepare to roll out onto the streets of Nevada, Volkswagen one-ups everyone with...

Cars Of The Future You Can Drive Today

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.12.2012 | Technology

With every auto show comes droves of new cars: Some are sleek new spins on traditional models, others showcase a few cutting-edge features, and -- eve...

Flying Cars And Beyond: A Look At Entrepreneurial Automakers Over The Years (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Alicia Ciccone and Drew Guarini | Posted 04.09.2012 | Small Business

With roots tracing back to the 1800s, the modern auto industry grew out of the grand ideas of entrepreneurs like Henry Ford. Since the inception of wa...

WATCH: Flying Car Unveiled, Soars Over Roads

Posted 04.02.2012 | Technology

This has got to be the most awesome way to avoid a traffic jam. A Dutch company has unveiled a flying car, known as a personal air and land vehicle. T...

Flying Car Approved For Road Use

The Huffington Post | Megan Hess | Posted 09.08.2011 | Technology

Well, this is certainly one way to avoid rush hour traffic. Terrafugia's flying car, the Transition, has been officially approved for driving on r...

Terrafugia Transition 'Flying Car' (PHOTOS, VIDEO): Extraordinary Vehicle Gets Authorities' OK

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Terrafugia Transition, dubbed the "world's first flying car," has just received the go-ahead from the FAA. The Transition's creators have dubbed ...

'Flying Car' Gets Go Ahead From Air Authorities

Telegraph | Tom Chivers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The Terrafugia Transition, a light aircraft that can convert into a road-legal automobile, is to go into production after being given a special weight...

Moscow Aviation Firm Unveils 'Flying Car' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Moscow-based aircraft construction company claims to have developed a state-of-the-art alternative to waiting out traffic jams -- a "flying car." ...

Flying Car: Why Winged Automobiles Are Still Grounded (PHOTOS)

CNN | Maggie Overfelt, CNNMoney.Com Contributing Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Advances in composite materials and recent modifications of Federal Aviation Administration requirements have lowered some of the barriers of entry in...

Flying Cars Could Beat Chevy Volt To Market (VIDEO)

The Big Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This is the first time that the thought of a flying car has ever depressed me. TheBigMoney is pretty worked up about them, though: Flying cars have b...

Flying Car Terrafugia's Take off (VIDEO)

CNET | Jonathan Skillings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The start-up Terrafugia first popped up on our radar screens in early 2006 with a one-fifth scale model, $30,000 in prize money, and an urge to build ...

World's First Street Legal Flying Car Powered By Biofuel

TreeHugger.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The biofueled flying car was unveiled in London, in preparations for taking off on an expedition from the UK to Timbuktu. The first leg of a long jour...

Terrafugia Transition, World's First Flying Car, Prepares For Takeoff

Times Of London | Mark Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

IS it a car? Is it a plane? Actually it's both. The first flying automobile, equally at home in the sky or on the road, is scheduled to take to the ai...

Flying Car Show: Inventors Insist Cars Can Fly (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post via USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

USA Today reports that inventors, despite the clashing designs of airplanes and automobiles, simply won't let the dream of a flying car die: One leap...