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Shinkansen 2027: Fiercely Minimalist Maglev Stations?

Fourteen years from now, when Japan’s magnetically levitated, approx. 300MPH/482KPH Chuō Shinkansen comes online, it’ll be among the world’s coolest people movers – maybe even top of the list. And the world̵[...]
Shinkansen 2027: Fiercely Minimalist Maglev Stations?

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Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map

Alps Mapping, in collaboration with the Nagoya Institute of Technology, came up with a very interesting feature for online mapping… a fish-eye zoom which doesn’t interrupt road and rail track continuity. I just played a lit[...]
Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map
Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map

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The first Robot Store in the world?

The Robot Museum which will open its doors to the public in October will also feature a Robot store with apparently over 10,000 different products. It also seems that the PR of this Museum announced that this will be the first Robot st[...]
The first Robot Store in the world?

Via Mainichi

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