Claire Peng has over 6 years of professional experience in the media industry, covering TV, newspaper and online media. She was once a reporter and producer for Fairchild Television based in Toronto Canada, and worked as an English news reporter for the Global Times in Beijing. She writes mainly about self-driving, companies investment, and the enterprise lab.
Feb 24, 2017 10:30 AM WST
The California car startup Beepi recently sold its parts through an Assignment for the Benefit of Creditors (ABC process), after fall through of possible deals with Fair.com and DGDG. The rising-star of e-commerce in car industry is halting at this moment, with rumor saying the money is burning too much too quickly.
Feb 17, 2017 3:15 PM WST
Ford announced last Friday that it will inject $1 billion into an artificial intelligence startup called Argo AI, to build up the brain systems of its self-driving cars.
Feb 16, 2017 3:30 PM WST
Volkswagen recently announced its 2-billion plan to build infrastructure for plug-in cars. And this move is seen by many as an endeavour to rebuild its image to opt for clean energy vehicles after the diesel emission scandal.
Feb 13, 2017 3:45 PM WST
Brogan BamBrogan, the co-founder of Hyperloop One who got ousted from the company in 2016, has recently started his own transportation corporation called Arrivo, to take aim at Hyperloop One.
Feb 11, 2017 11:00 AM WST
The California Department of Motor Vehicles recently publicized a series of reports submitted by 11 companies that were issued autonomous testing permits. Some facts and numbers displayed in each report show some signs of who is leading the game.
Feb 10, 2017 10:05 AM WST
General Motors and Honda announced that they will be working together to start mass-production of hydrogen fuel cells by 2020, with a budget of $85 million. Will fuel-cell cars win out in the future?
Feb 08, 2017 8:45 AM WST
Can the driverless vehicle become intelligent enough to detect cyclists? What are some of the problems researchers are facing right now?
Feb 05, 2017 11:00 AM WST
Researchers in Switzerland are recently putting forward a new algorithm, to allow autonomous cars to merge with human traffic like a school of fish.
Feb 04, 2017 10:10 AM WST
Volkswagen as the veteran in auto industry is aiming to realize mass-production of all-electric cars by 2025, meanwhile, trying to design their EVs with non-traditional features.
Feb 03, 2017 7:55 AM WST
Ford recently announced a 12-month pilot program in London, to test its new Transit Custom Hybrid van that has a pure electric range of around 31 miles.