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.
Mar 18, 2017 7:41 AM WST
Concerns over Uber’s capabilities to develop autonomous technology was never really questioned in the court filings, until now. A set of leaked documents, courtesy of Recode, revealed just how well its fleet of self-driving cars is actually doing on public roads.
Mar 15, 2017 7:00 AM WST
With over 90 percent of driverless trains being manufactured in the country (according to a report from Times of India), local transportation groups have amassed plenty of experience that could eventually be applied to self-driving systems for private cars.
Mar 14, 2017 11:34 AM WST
Called Eagle-360, the revolutionary smart tire is a spherical-shaped component with extended mobility features. Goodyear also showcased a smart sensor and monitoring platform to go along with the round tires.
Mar 11, 2017 10:55 AM WST
Pop.Up is a comprehensive, end-to-end transportation program with virtually “unlimited” deployment points. The network consists of both self-driving cars and monstrous drones that carry people to their destination.
Mar 10, 2017 4:50 PM WST
A unique way cities can cater to self-driving units without heavily shaking up the current transportation system is through the use of segregated, special lanes on roads. This solution was presented by Anthony Barrs and Baiyu Chen during the Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge.
Mar 07, 2017 8:30 AM WST
Contrary to popular belief, the proliferation of self-driving cars relies on numerous factors that don’t involve road testing or data crunching.
Mar 06, 2017 7:15 AM WST
At Mobile World Congress, the tech giant revealed the launching of a new pilot program that aims to test its platform in a live environment.
Mar 01, 2017 10:30 AM WST
Is building a 5G network for smart cars the only thing Huawei is interested in? Or will the company revisit its plans to manufacture self-driving cars?
Feb 28, 2017 10:00 AM WST
To prove his modified autonomous car is reliable enough for public roads, he took his grandmother, who represents one of the largest demographics to benefit from autonomous technology, for a ride inside the DIY car of the future.
Feb 27, 2017 9:30 AM WST
At FutureCar, we’ve covered a handful of OBD-II devices that all do the same thing: ease the transition for old vehicles struggling to operate with new, tech-savvy smart cars on public roads.