• What does the future hold for Virgin and Hyperloop One?

    10 days ago - By CBR

    Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group travels to a new destination as it plunges investment into Hyperloop One, to build a pod-based transportation system.
    Following the investment agreement yesterday, the two companies have decided to rebrand the system as ‘Virgin Hyperloop One' and create the ‘world's most revolutionary train service', although the investment amount is currently undisclosed.
    The finished product aims to carry passengers and cargo in a pod, accelerating using electric momentum through a tube and using magnetic levitation the pod lifts above the track, gliding through the air...
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  • Virgin's Sir Richard Branson climbs aboard the Hyperloop

    Virgin's Sir Richard Branson climbs aboard the Hyperloop

    10 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Hyperloop One is to be rebranded as "Virgin Hyperloop One" after Sir Richard Branson's company announced it's investing in the project. The British entrepreneur is also taking a seat on the company's board of directors.
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  • Hyperloop One is now called Virgin Hyperloop One, thanks to Richard Branson investment

    Hyperloop One is now called Virgin Hyperloop One, thanks to Richard Branson investment

    10 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    One of the world's richest men likes the idea of a hyperloop. A hyperloop is essentially a fast train. Elon Musk, who popularised the idea, calls it a "cross between a Concorde, a railgun, and an air hockey table". One company making this type of high-speed...
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