Ford has come up with an innovative way to steer an autonomous vehicle with a smartphone, including giving consumers the option of interacting with a virtual steering wheel or simply tilting the device.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-09 15:00 PT
Toyota not only believes that electric vehicles are hindered by the amount of cobalt that’s available, but also that democratizing hybrids is better for air quality.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-08 14:30 PT
To streamline development and application, the Detroit-based car manufacturer strongly encourages other companies in the automotive industry to support the interface, as it could drastically improve safety for self-driving cars.
Michael Cheng2018-10-08 11:15 PT
To tackle data storage requirements of car-to-car and car-to-infrastructure communication Volkswagen has partnered with Microsoft to develop a cloud network
Manish Kharinta2018-10-07 11:30 PT
Under the partnership, Honda will make a $750 million equity investment in General Motors’ Cruise subsidiary and spend an additional $2 billion over the next 12 years to jointly develop self-driving technology.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-03 16:00 PT
With Porsche set to introduce a couple of electric vehicles in the near future, the German automaker is looking into sleek chargers that can give an EV 250 miles of range in just 15 minutes.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-01 06:00 PT
A hybrid crossover model is also in the cards and will be called the “Purosangue,” which the automaker claims will be unlike anything else on the market.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-23 17:00 PT
Besides being Audi’s first all-electric SUV, the new 2019 e-tron will be the automaker’s first vehicle to come with vehicle-to-vehicle infrastructure from Gentex in the form of an Integrated Toll Module.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-15 12:00 PT
Major players like Bird, Lime, Lyft, and Uber (12 in total) missed out on being able to participate in a 12-month program in the city.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-10 09:00 PT
Startups will push traditional automakers and technology companies to be better, create more advanced systems, and push themselves to meet tougher timelines.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-17 06:00 PT
In a study done by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the institute found that electronic car safety systems weren’t perfect and had flaws that ranged from cautiously braking to veering onto the shoulder.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-12 10:00 PT
Scale API, which trains artificial intelligence systems through the examination and categorization of visual data, claims that companies will be able to develop better autonomous vehicles if they share data.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-10 10:15 PT
Lars Knoll, the Qt Company’s Chief Maintainer and Chief Technology Officer, believes that self-driving cars are still a few years away, but claims that digital cockpits are right around the corner.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-07 09:15 PT
Waymo continues to mark its place as the technology company to beat, as its self-driving vehicles are driving approximately 25,000 miles per day.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-27 09:00 PT
Inrix, a transportation analytics firm, has come out with the AV Road Rules Platform that will help cities lay down necessary rules for self-driving cars to follow when they become available to the public.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-21 10:30 PT
With a total of $800 million in funding, self-driving car startup Zoox is looking to revolutionize the driverless scene with its bespoke bidirectional car that it’s building from the ground up.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-20 17:00 PT
For automakers that are planning to sell electric vehicles in cold climates, this technology could revolutionize the industry.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-07 14:30 PT
Hyundai has teamed with Finnish energy-technology company Wärtsilä to use use “second-life” electric-car batteries for stationary energy storage.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-06-30 13:00 PT
Founded by two members of Uber’s Advanced Technology Division, RideOS has raised $9 million in Series A funding and wants to develop software that tells autonomous cars where to go.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-06-19 08:15 PT
With new electric vehicles on the horizon, Porsche has introduced an app that helps owners find a charger in their vicinity and pay for it all from one place.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-06-17 15:00 PT
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