Lots of activity on the Hyperloop development front:
* SpaceX is sponsoring a Hyperloop Pod Competition.
* Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) is building a prototype system in Quay Valley, California: The first full-scale Hyperloop test track may launch in California next year – The Verge
* Hyperloop Technologies just hired former Cisco President Rob Lloyd as a new CEO: Hyperloop Technologies taps a new CEO – Sep. 16, 2015.
Lloyd talks about the company here: Hello Hyperloop.
The company is also building a full sized test track: Hyperloop Technologies has a CEO — and plans to open its test track next year – The Verge.
Here’s a report on the project: Pushing the Limits: Hyperloop Technologies – CBS News