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Nerdgasm News: ASU team developing a speed loop, A New Social Media Platform Coming

ASU led team developing a speed loop that takes you up to 750mph!

MESA - Mar. 31, 2017 - ASU Now - AZLoop - Lynne Nethken, a mechanical engineering graduate student talks through video chat with students from Prescott's Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University following the announcement that AZLoop is one of 24 finalist teams selected from a field of 1300 entries in SpaceX's Hyperloop Pod Competition, Friday, Mar. 31, 2017, on ASU's Polytechnic campus. Hyperloop is a high-speed transportation system that sends pods through a tube at speeds of up to 700 miles per hour. The AZLoop team is comprised of students from ASU's Tempe, Polytechnic and Thunderbird campuses as well as students from NAU and Embry–Riddle. Photo by Charlie Leight/ASU Now
Photo by Charlie Leight/ASU Now

An ASU lead team just advanced in the SpaceX hyperloop competition. They’re attemping to create a futuristic transit system, kinda like a Hot Wheels speed loop, that could hit up to 750mph! Ultimately, it would result in users getting from Phx to San Diego in less time than it takes you to finish an episode of COSMOS 😀

If you wish Twitter had a safe space, Mastadon is here!

There’s a fight between birds and beasts in the Social media world. If you’re tired of all the trolling happening on Twitter, why not try Mastadon? They’re quickly becoming the new Twitter 2.0 with 500 characters vs. Twitter’s 140, Tweets are now called Toots and all neo nazi’s are banned. So if being in a safe space is your thing, check out this new app, or throw your phone away and never look at the internet 😀

You can now give your FedEx pack a soundtrack!

FedEx is now letting you give your FedEx package a soundtrack! All ya gotta due is type in your tracking number into SoundTrackthen sit back and listen to your packages journey… I thought it was gonna sound more like someone butt dialing you but it’s pretty legit! Check it out in the link above.