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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Hyperloop is promising a few futuristic designs, but will it be enough?

In the past few weeks, we have had significant announcements from both Hyperloop TT and Virgin Hyperloop One, both separate companies working under Elon...

Careem vs Uber vs metro vs taxi vs buses: the cheapest transportation?

Whether you are a UAE resident simply looking for a ride to work or a tourist wondering if the bus or metro is better,...

Hyperloop One announces seven-minute Dubai airport-to-airport plans

Yesterday (April 22), Virgin Hyperloop One announced its plans to get people from Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) to Dubai International Airport (DXB) in...

How fast can you travel from Abu dhabi to Riyadh? We say 45 min

A new ground transport technology will literally fly you around in no time. Hyperloop, An ultra-high-speed ground transportation system proposed in 2013 by Elon...

Could UAE road safety depend ethnicity, time management, skills?

A road safety study was commissioned by i-Insured and RoadSafetyUAE and was conducted by YouGov in February 2018, based on the views of a...

Your car’s 12 volt cigarette lighter socket can save your life in the UAE

 The automatic “emergency call” system – eCall– became mandatory on March 31, 2018 in the European Union (EU), but the Gulf region looks primed to...

Watch how electric cars will pay for your home electricitiy bills

Electric car batteries could one day be used to power homes. Utilities and automakers are looking at ways to use the batteries as storage...

Nissan’s 70 years of heritage in electric vehicles

Nissan is labelled a pioneer in creating and developing electric vehicles, with over 70 years of EV heritage in efforts to bring the benefits...

Aerial autonomous vehicle manufacturer to exhibit prototype

VIMANA Global, the blockchain-based aerial autonomous vehicle (AAV) manufacturer, will be exhibiting a prototype of the AAV at the Future Cities Show, which will...

Why Hyperloop and Saudi are a match made in travel heaven

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman was in Silicon Valley, California, looking at the future of Saudi transport. Saudi already has a $22.5 billion...