Originally hailing from New Jersey, Eric is a automotive & technology reporter covering the high-tech industry here in Silicon Valley. He has over 15 years of automotive experience and a bachelors degree in computer science. These skills, combined with technical writing and news reporting, allows him to fully understand and identify new and innovative technologies in the auto industry and beyond. He has worked at Uber on self-driving cars and as a technical writer, helping people to understand and work with technology.
May 23, 2017 3:43 PM WST
Waymo's self-driving technology can make it a $70 billion company
May 23, 2017 11:16 AM WST
Tesla CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Sunday, May 21st to let the world know that a revised version of Tesla's Autopilot software will be available for compatible cars next month. Musk tweeted “A software update coming next month includes a new control algorithm that "feels smooth as silk."
May 23, 2017 9:49 AM WST
Innoviz Technologies, a provider of LiDAR intelligent sensing solutions designed for the mass commercialization of autonomous vehicles, announced the development of InnovizPro, an after-market LiDAR solution designed specifically for testing and R&D of autonomous driving technology.
May 22, 2017 4:43 PM WST
WayRay hopes to be a pioneer of holographic AR displays for the automotive industry, and specializes in holographic optical elements that enable an augmented reality (AR) projection system that is significantly more compact than traditional mirror and lens based projection technology.
May 19, 2017 3:51 PM WST
The automotive industry has a heavy interest in Lidar, with OEM's and suppliers racing to employ new, non-mechanical technologies for mass production of self-driving cars.
May 19, 2017 10:37 AM WST
Ford is making Android Auto and Apple CarPlay software support available to model-year 2016 vehicles equipped with SYNC 3. Previously, Ford’s 2016 model year these cars did not support the two popular services.
May 18, 2017 4:29 PM WST
IAV Automotive Engineering Inc., displayed some of the company’s latest connected car advancements on a BMW i3 demo vehicle at the at Internet of Things World 2017 (IoT 2017) in Santa Clara, California.
May 18, 2017 1:15 PM WST
Tesloop, a California based startup, is building the first software driven mobility service on autonomous, connected, electric supercharged vehicles (ACES).
May 17, 2017 6:30 PM WST
Silicon Valley company ChargePoint, which operates EV charging stations, has just raised another $24 million in venture capital, bringing its total investments to $279 million.
May 16, 2017 5:39 PM WST
Twenty of the first, long awaited, 2018 Karma Revero hybrid electric luxury supercars from Karma Automotive have just rolled off the line at Karma’s Moreno Valley factory in southern California.