By Eric A. Taub, a contributing technology writer for The New York Times. His article is republished here with permission as part of our licensing program. We welcome your comments below.
Moapa, Nev. — Hyperloop technology, which promises to transport people and goods at speeds of up to 600 mph, has long seemed too good to be true. But one company says it has cleared an important step toward commercializing it by moving two of its employees through a test system . . .