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.
Jan 13, 2017 6:25 AM WST
Using such networks through V2V and V2I protocols could decrease traveling times by a whopping 30.7 percent. For motorways and A-roads during peak, rush hours, the reduction is not as significant at 4.1 percent.
Jan 12, 2017 6:12 AM WST
Sending your children to school in an autonomous vehicle would be exponentially safer, compared to letting them navigate around the city on foot. All you would have to do is set the car to go to school and strap your kid in the seat.
Jan 11, 2017 6:53 AM WST
The Pearl RearVision only does one thing: helps people backup without hitting undetectable obstacles or objects. However, the device does it mind-blowingly well (the unit also comes with a hefty price tag of $499), using two HD cameras and a supplementary attachment that can be inserted in the vehicle’s ODB-II port.
Jan 10, 2017 6:33 AM WST
Panasonic, a leading electronics manufacturing company based in Japan, is the latest business to launch a driverless car program. In collaboration with Colorado’s Department of Transportation (CDOT), the duo will test new communication processes for next-generation vehicles.
Jan 09, 2017 9:23 AM WST
It may seem like FCVs are on the losing end of the fight, but according to KPMG’s Global Automotive Executive Survey 2017 this may not be the case.
Jan 06, 2017 11:15 AM WST
“According to AARP's 2016 report, the Longevity Economy includes 111 million 50-plus U.S. consumers who generate $7.6 trillion in economic activity,” said AARP in a press release about the CES appearance.
Jan 06, 2017 6:08 AM WST
In the disruption of key fobs, Hyundai aims to lead the development of such gadgets through the release of a band-type smart key. The device is a bulky, dark band that doubles as a way to enter one’s vehicle and stay healthy (it comes with fitness tracking features).
Jan 05, 2017 1:15 PM WST
Mobileye, a company that specializes in optimized sensing platforms for driverless vehicles, has taken a completely different approach to such traditions by revealing various components of its product in great detail at CES 2017 (“Artificial Intelligence for Autonomous Driving: State of Technology, Breakthroughs, and Why Alliances are Valuable”).
Jan 05, 2017 6:10 AM WST
This new layer of safety is bad news for a small (but growing) community of patients waiting for organ transplants. At the moment, an average of 6,500 US-based residents die each year due to long waiting lists, while 4,000 individuals who are on the list get removed due to their sickly condition.
Jan 04, 2017 11:18 AM WST
At CES 2017 (An “Insider” View of Mobility), several influencers of the industry discuss the thought process in addressing key issues currently affecting mass, commercial and private transportation.