It's called L'Hydroptere and the French concept sailboat -- with its marine style wings -- basically flies on the water. CNET's Molly Wood meets Alain Thebault, the boat's skipper, and gets an inside look at the tech that makes it glide.
This week's apps include a simple calendar app for viewing more months at a time and a sailboat-racing game that's more than meets the eye.
Speeding sailboat closing in on world record
Skimming along a bay in Africa, this sleek carbon-fiber craft seems to barely touch the water.
Scout is a robot boat designed to sail more than 3,000 miles across the Atlantic to Spain. The last attempt by a robot sailboat failed after 400 miles.
Ansys, a company specializing in computer-based engineering simulations, inches the moon-shot idea one step closer to reality.
The next generation of Android is set to arrive in October, with the Google Nexus Prime sporting an eye-popping HD screen built by Samsung.
Contest sponsored by PBS' "Design Squad Nation" challenges young engineers to build big. And they do, crafting a confetti-launching trebuchet, and a solar-powered hot tub, among other creations.
A system that's built like a sailboat.
Frank Taylor's photographs, taken by a camera suspended from a kite, has fleshed out a few patches in Google's online maps of the world.