Articles Tagged ‘panasonic’

Japanese Robot Shows Ultra Marathons Not Just For Humans

Japanese Robot Shows Ultra Marathons Not Just For Humans October 4, 2010 | Japan, Offbeat, Tokyo, Travel News | Read More
To promote Panasonic’s Evolta batteries, a tiny robot has started walking from Tokyo to Kyoto— a journey of about 300 miles (500 km) that is expected to take about 49 days to complete. The Evolta robot is only 7 inches tall and weighs just 2.2 pounds, but it already has a place in the Guinness...

Virgin America to Update Their ‘Red’ In-Flight Entertainment System

Virgin America to Update Their ‘Red’ In-Flight Entertainment System August 2, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Virgin has been a busy company lately. First, Virgin Galactic continues to develop their space-flight and space-tourism program, having recently sent out the VSS Enterprise on its first manned flight, soon to be followed by SpaceShipTwo’s first stratospheric solo-flight and release from the VMS...

Virgin Atlantic Moves Toward In-Flight TV in Live Time

Virgin Atlantic Moves Toward In-Flight TV in Live Time July 29, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Virgin Atlantic has been busy lately. First they paint Dita Von Teese on the side of one of their airplanes. Next they send out SpaceShipTwo on its first manned test-flight. And now, they are talking about getting live TV on their airplanes within the next four years (just in time for the next World...