While it may not go slantways or longways or backways, this elevator concept uses magnetic levitation to move up, down and sideways and bring passengers where they want to go.
Would you be worried if you got into an elevator with Google's executive chairman? That's the question asked by a new ad featuring Google's executive chairman.
Scientists produce ultra-thin threads of carbon atoms they say should be stronger and stiffer than any existing man-made material. Space elevators, here we come.
Japan's giant construction company, Obayashi Corporation, has announced that it plans to build an elevator into space by the year 2050.
Want to skip waiting for Google to push the latest Maps update to your device? Here's how you can get the update right now (and why you'd want to).
Apps that claim to exercise your brain are all the rage, but which is best?
Google Maps finally answers a common bike route question: How hilly is it?
The Weber Elevations Tiered Cooking System grill rack and skewer set offers an easy way to maximize grill space. The cooking rack allows for skewers to be raised above the grill grate.
2013 TED Prize winner Sugata Mitra's School in the Cloud opens in New Delhi, letting kids teach themselves, and possibly ushering in "the end of schooling as we know it."
From the James Bond jet belt to a "Jetsons"-inspired "motorbike in the sky," one New Zealand company is bringing the dream of jetpack travel to reality -- and thanks to a significant new investment, it could be here sooner than you think.