Vineeth Joel Patel
Joel Patel has been covering all aspects of the automotive industry for four years as an editor and freelance writer for various websites. When it comes to cars, he enjoys covering the merger between technology and cars. In his spare time, Joel likes to watch baseball, work on his car, and try new foods
May 18, 2017 12:05 PM WST
Volkswagen may be dealing with the ramifications of its emissions-cheating diesels, but the automaker decided to invest $180 million in Mobvoi Inc., a Chinese artificial intelligence startup.
May 17, 2017 12:15 PM WST
Udacity, a Silicon Valley online education startup, has set its sights on taking on Uber by creating a spin-off company that will develop autonomous taxis.
May 14, 2017 12:15 PM WST
AutoX, a San Jose, Calif. based startup started by founder Jianxiong Xiao, is looking to make autonomous technology more affordable by proving it can make a self-driving vehicle with $50 webcams.
May 13, 2017 12:15 PM WST
With the majority of automakers and companies looking for ways to provide drivers with a way of getting around owning a vehicle, Audi looks to entry the fray by purchasing Silvercar, a luxury car-rental startup.
May 12, 2017 7:25 AM WST
The head of research at Ford Motor Co. revealed a more achievable timeline for the release of self-driving vehicles.
May 11, 2017 3:30 PM WST
In a recently published list of suppliers, Apple inadvertently confirmed that it has partnered with Robert Bosch.
May 06, 2017 9:10 AM WST
Chinese technology giant, Baidu, claims that a group of “hackers-for-hire” attempted to seat the company’s self-driving car secrets. Baidu is now looking to strengthen its cybersecurity system.
May 05, 2017 10:55 AM WST
According to a report by The Detroit News, Israel is quickly overtaking Detroit and Silicon Valley as a global leader in autonomous technology.
May 03, 2017 1:15 PM WST
After one of its self-driving Volvos was involved in an accident with another vehicle, Uber has suspended its autonomous car program in Arizona and Pennsylvania.
Apr 29, 2017 1:30 PM WST
According to a report by Reuters, automakers and companies, even ones that are working together, can’t agree on a timeline for when autonomous cars will be on the road.