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.
Feb 03, 2017 8:30 AM WST
The new system is capable of detecting large animals from a distance of 200 meters via radar and camera components located on the external body of the vehicle. This feature is active even when the car is moving at very slow speeds.
Feb 02, 2017 9:40 AM WST
This particular blockchain network is private; and instead of humans facilitating and securing the network, nodes will be monitoring the system 24/7.
Feb 01, 2017 6:24 AM WST
Last month, French-startup Navya, a leading developer of fully autonomous, SAE L5 vessels for public transportation, partnered with HMI Technologies (New Zealand’s Intelligent Transport System [ITS] provider) to launch a trial at the Christchurch International Airport.
Jan 31, 2017 6:23 AM WST
The two competing car manufacturers have agreed to disagree on the overall design and functionality of their vehicles. However, when it comes to charging infrastructure, both businesses see eye-to-eye on the lack of EV stations across the US.
Jan 30, 2017 6:36 AM WST
Ford claims the revolutionary gadget is only designed for Ford and Lincoln models made between 2010 and 2016 without a built-in modem (the vehicles must also be sold in the US).
Jan 27, 2017 7:54 AM WST
NewDealDesign, a San Francisco-based design firm, is the latest establishment to make elaborate predictions about autonomous vehicles. The company’s insights go further than other suggestions made in the past, as it also applies the technology to surrounding businesses and services.
Jan 26, 2017 6:48 AM WST
In another big twist, a local automaker recently announced it is ready to take on the challenge of taming the country’s hazardous roads with self-driving technology: Tata Elxsi.
Jan 25, 2017 6:46 AM WST
In a recently published MIT study, researchers pointed out that carpool services, such as UberPool and Lyft Line, could decrease the number of cars on public roads by a whopping 75 percent.
Jan 24, 2017 6:38 AM WST
Three years ago, the business vowed to expand online by completely redesigning its official website. After what seemed like a decade, the French car company launched "Order Online by Peugeot."
Jan 23, 2017 6:17 AM WST
Instead of a human driver, the six-wheeled units navigate busy sidewalks (note: not open roads) autonomously via robust algorithms and city maps. The technology has attracted a handful of powerful auto brands, including Mercedes-Benz Vans.