• Monday
  • July 14, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:05pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 44 for road transport

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Harley-Davidson generates a buzz with prototype electric motorcycle

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 09:02pm by Reuters

    ... who's road trip included a stretch that is known as "America's loneliest highway". "When we pulled into a small town, a shopkeeper brought up the electric Harley and said, 'What are you going to do when you're on a road like this, stop and plug the bike into a cow'?" Other riders see potential for the motorcycle, even if its range is limited. ...

  2. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Inside Bloodhound SSC, the car aiming to crack the 1,000mph mark

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:21am by The Guardian

    ... be transported to a desert in South Africa where the plan is for it to reach 800mph and break Green's own current land-speed record of 763mph. Then next year, if all goes well, Green will return ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Hong Kong-based university to come up with maps 'better than Google's'

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:17pm by Christy Choi

    ... commercial yet," Quan said. The university has also partnered with Thales Group- a French multinational aerospace, defence, transport and security firm- to create maps for use in search ...

  4. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    1964 New York World Fair visions of the future have some hits, and misses

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:15am by AP

    ... for information? Sure, several times a day. Colonies on the moon and jet packs as everyday transport. Maybe not. The New York World's Fair of 1964 introduced 51 million visitors to a range ... on the moon as well as in Antarctica, huge underwater dwellings and a machine that used a laser to cut through rainforests, leaving behind paved roads. And don't forget the jet packs, ...

  5. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Mapping China's byways: Tencent street view fleet heads down new roads

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:00pm by Angela Meng

    ... Tencent's street view cars head down new roads Tencent, Asia's largest internet company, is expanding its maps function by dispatching a fleet of camera cars to create the most comprehensive ... Polos carrying up to US$90,000 worth of cameras. Even a lack of roads is no barrier to Tencent's engineers, who have developed novel ways to gather images in remote areas, such as mounting ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Google’s ‘time machine’ maps its way into the past

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 04:20pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... to shopfronts across the city. There are now street views of 170 locations, streets or areas in Hong Kong. Some locations- including a hotel on Salisbury Road, a mall in Tsim Sha Tsui and an MTR ...

  7. Business - China Business - TECHNOLOGY

    Dongguan firm shows off its answer to the Segway

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 11:33am by Denise Tsang

    ... The Segway is a two-wheeled electric vehicle made in the US. It is seen as an environmentally friendly means of transport. ...

  8. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    NCR sees retail banking upgrades, new services driving ATM growth in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 01:06am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... for suitable locations in alliance with property developers, transport companies and other enterprises. Au said banks were also looking to upgrade because Microsoft would stop global support for its ...

  9. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Apple's delay in mainland launch for CarPlay could benefit rival platforms

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:36am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... the road. Apple will initially introduce CarPlay in more mature car markets, including Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Australia, the United States, Britain, France, Italy and Switzerland. Bryan ... on the mainland, said: "We encourage the use of hands-free, voice-activated technology to help drivers keep their hands on the wheel and eyes on the road." Data from the World Health Organisation ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Octopus app will make cash transfers to friends easy as sending WhatsApp message

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 04:04am by Charlotte So

    ... transportation to retail, then to mobile and online, while the last missing piece is P-to-P [person-to-person] transactions," said Sunny Cheung Yiu-tong, chief executive of Octopus Cards, yesterday. ...




SCMP.com Account