Michael Cheng is a legal editor and technical writer with publications for Blackberry ISHN Magazine Houzz and Payment Week. He specializes in technology business and digesting hard data. Outside of work Michael likes to train for marathons spend time with his daughter and explore new places.
Jun 24, 2017 9:30 AM WST
The best part is, the cars don’t have to be fully autonomous. Partial autonomy is all that is needed to phase out traffic lights at busy intersections. As long as the vehicles can autonomously brake and accelerate, similar to existing smart cruise control features in modern cars, they can avoid collisions without slowing down.
Jun 22, 2017 6:20 AM WST
Google (before Waymo) mentioned in its June 2016 report that movements of cyclists are difficult to predict. According to the tech giant, over 50,000 individuals riding bikes were injured in 2016.
Jun 21, 2017 8:58 AM WST
The two seater took on the company’s vision for fully driverless transportation, as the vessels did not have any pedals or steering wheels. It also didn’t have any airbags, according to Matt McFarland from CNN.
Jun 20, 2017 11:57 AM WST
The unit is packed with a patent-pending battery (li-ion NMC battery cells) that offers up to 400 miles per charge, capable of facilitating a top speed of 161 miles per hour. The all-electric sedan will debut with a price tag of $130,000.
Jun 19, 2017 6:01 AM WST
At the moment, Lyft is already at maximum capacity, averaging 160 million rides per year. To meet its goal, the business must scale current operations quickly and efficiently.
Jun 16, 2017 6:05 AM WST
In the collaboration Transdev, which operates transportation services in over 19 countries, will provide mobility-related software. Delphi is expected to leverage its current partnership with Mobileye to install autonomous hardware on electric cars.
Jun 15, 2017 6:50 AM WST
Two million may seem like a huge milestone; but considering it only accounts for a measly 0.2 percent of total passenger vehicles worldwide, EV technology still has a long way to go before it can dominate the auto industry.
Jun 14, 2017 7:10 PM WST
Uber and Airbus are preparing to dominate the flying car sector with strategic partnerships and cutting-edge VTOL aircraft designs.
Jun 14, 2017 6:05 AM WST
Several venture capital firms participated in the round: Emerge, Maniv Mobility and Airbus Ventures. We know that Airbus is developing VTOL-powered flying cars and might be interested in applying this technology to its futuristic fleet of Vahana aircrafts.
Jun 12, 2017 7:15 PM WST
The new EV will have a range of 89 miles, with a DC charging standard. Inside the vehicle, passengers are treated to an infotainment system that is compatible with CarPlay and Android Auto.