D-Wave launches a first prototype of its next-gen annealing quantum computer – TechCrunch

D-Wave made a name for itself with its early annealing quantum computers and even though the company recently announced its efforts to also build a superconducting gate-model quantum computer, it’s not abandoning its quantum annealing technology. Case in point: the company today made the first prototype of its next-gen Advantage2 annealing quantum computer available in … Read more

A Polestar 5 Prototype Will Run Up That Hill at Goodwood

What’s happening A prototype of the Polestar 5 will make its dynamic debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed Why it matters This is the first time we’ll see the Porsche Taycan competitor in person. What’s next The 5 goes on sale in 2024. Polestar is continuing to tease the upcoming Polestar 5 electric sedanannouncing … Read more

Overair nabs $145M to produce eVTOL prototype by 2023 – TechCrunch

Overair, a California-based electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle startup, has secured $145 million in funding that will go towards the development of Butterfly, the company’s experimental aircraft prototype, by the second half of 2023. As Overair works towards achieving Federal Aviation Administration certification, the startup will use this prototype to validate its designs … Read more

Nimbus launches tiny EV prototype that’s like a motorbike with a roof – TechCrunch

As shared e-scooter companies have infiltrated cities and e-bike sales have soared, micromobility has been offered up as a panacea to save us all from the ill humors and packed streets caused by gas-guzzling cars. However, one of the major roadblocks in front of well-intentioned city dwellers who’d love to trade in their cumbersome and … Read more

Google Pixel 7 Pro Alleged Prototype Spotted Months Ahead of Official Debut; Design, RAM and Storage Tipped

Google Pixel 7 Pro — the company’s upcoming flagship smartphone set to launch later this year — has been spotted in live images online. The company leaked the rear design of the Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones in May at its Google I/O keynote, while revealing that the handsets would be powered … Read more

Google Pixel 7 Alleged Prototype Surfaces on eBay Months Ahead of Official Debut

An alleged prototype of the Pixel 7 surfaced on eBay — just weeks after Google officially revealed the phone at its I/O keynote earlier this month. While the availability of the Pixel 7 is set for later this year, a seller was able to put its alleged prototype on sale. The prototype appeared with the … Read more