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 28, 2017 6:31 AM WST
The vehicle measures roughly 8.2 feet long and 3.2 feet wide. Moreover, the vehicle will operate on two batteries that are swappable. This is the most game-changing feature of the car. Inside, the car may be equipped with Android Auto.
Jun 28, 2017 5:43 AM WST
Analysts see the move as way to protect both businesses from the unpredictable nature of transportation trends. With the introduction of self-driving technology and the electrification of traditional, fuel-powered cars, the industry has been split into different paths. For the Nissan-Renault Alliance, the path it has chosen involves commercializing a combination of driverless cars and ride-hailing services.
Jun 27, 2017 5:27 AM WST
For a prototype, the unit is very refined. Inside the vehicle, commands are fed through a thin panel above the center infotainment system. This is a huge upgrade from most self-driving cars currently in development, with clunky wires, a laptop in the passenger seat and an exposed dashboard crammed with sensors.
Jun 26, 2017 6:01 AM WST
Unleashed by Ubitricity, a charging dongle that hooks up to any compatible streetlamp could make EV charging hassle-free and more available.
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.