Researchers at Utah State University have successfully developed and tested an electric bus that charges wirelessly through induction. The battery-powered bus recharges every time it drives over a charge plate, which can safely be placed underneath bus stops. Wireless Advanced Vehicle Electrification (WAVE) is now in talks to promote the use of such buses in more cities.
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It’s Apple’s 20th anniversary. Apple's Jony Ive and design partner Marc Newson produced a 1 of 1 Mac Pro in a striking red colorway for next month's highly anticipated Project (RED) Auction at Sotheby's. Sotheby's estimates that the red Mac Pro will sell for $40,000 to $60,000.
BMW announced an entirely new model series, the BMW 2 Series Coupe. It will arrive in the US in the first quarter of 2014 as the 228i and the M235i. The 2014 BMW 2 Series Coupe will be offered at price of $33,025 for the 228i and $44,025 for the M235i. Both cars are longer and wider than the previous model and will have a 2.0L 240 hp engine in the 228i and a 3.0L 322 hp inline-six in the M235i. When it comes down to speed, the 228i will reach 60 mph 5.4 seconds with a top speed of 130 mph and the M235i will hit it in 4.8 and has a top speed of 155 mph.
California artist and mother of three Queenie Liao took a creative series of photos, Wengenn in Wonderland, that take her baby boy on magical adventures when he is dreaming. She used “plain cloths, sheets, scarves, stuffed animals, and other common household materials to create the background settings” for Wengenn’s dreams. Jump more see more photos.