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Apple Finally Hints At Self-Driving Car Plans

12/04/2016, It has long been rumored that Apple is working on a self-driving car and despite mounds of circumstantial evidence, the company hasn’t really come out and acknowledged that it’s working in this space. However, the company has finally dropped a...

George Hotz Wants To Give Away His Self-Driving Car’s Technology

12/02/2016, Back when self-driving cars were in their early stages of development, iPhone jailbreaker and PlayStation hacker George Hotz came along and claimed to have come up with his own solution. Unfortunately back in October, Hotz announced that his project was...

Self-Driving Scooters Are Being Trialed In Singapore

11/22/2016, If you want to look for a country that is eagerly testing out self-driving technology, you’d only have to look at Singapore. The country has been testing out self-driving taxis, driverless pods, and self-driving golf carts that will ferry tourists...

McLaren Confirms They Were In Talks With Apple

11/20/2016, A couple of months ago, there were rumors that Apple could be interested in acquiring McLaren, presumably to aid in their electric/self-driving car efforts. The company later denied the rumors, claiming that McLaren and Apple were not in discussions over...

Latest Tesla Demo Shows What Its Fully Autonomous Car Sees

11/20/2016, Tesla released a demo video last month which showcased the fully autonomous driving capabilities of the Model X. The new self-driving system enabled the Model X to drive on its own without any human input. The demo showed us how the Model X emerged from a...

BMW & Baidu End Joint Research On Self-Driving Cars

11/18/2016, Not all partnerships last forever, which is why it doesn’t really come as a complete surprise to learn that BMW and Baidu’s partnership on self-driving car research has come to an end, according to a report from Reuters in which both companies have...

Intel Will Invest $250 Million To Develop Self-Driving Cars

11/16/2016, Intel made an important announcement at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The company’s CEO Brian Krzanich revealed during his keynote speech that Intel is going to invest more than $250 million over the next two years to develop self-driving cars....

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Can Now Make Three-Point Turns

11/14/2016, If you find yourself in a tight spot when you’re driving and you’re trying to get out, you might resort to the three-point turn. Of course depending on your skill and how you judge distance and space, you could make a three-point turn, or you might...

Volvo’s Self-Driving Cars Will Be Unmarked To Prevent Abuse

10/31/2016, Volvo is one of the many companies working on self-driving cars. It’s due to start testing its self-driving cars in London by 2018. The company today said that when its autonomous cars do take to the road, they will be unmarked so as to prevent...

George Hotz Self-Driving Car Project Bites The Dust

10/30/2016, You might have heard about George Hotz when he became the first person ever to jailbreak an iPhone many years ago. He was then able to jailbreak the PlayStation 3 as well but Sony wasn’t too pleased with him and they were involved in a long legal...

Singapore To Trial An Autonomous Bus Service

10/24/2016, One of the things that is enviable about Singapore would be its size. Some might complain that it is too small and too crowded, but at the same time a smaller country means that implementing modern features will not take long to encompass the entire...

Tesla Limits Self-Driving Ride-Sharing Services To Its Own Network

10/20/2016, Recently Tesla announced that all of their cars produced from the announcement onwards would be fitted with full self-driving hardware. We’re sure that some enterprising owners are probably thinking that this would be great if they could use it with...

Self-Driving Taxi In Singapore Gets Into Its First Accident

10/20/2016, If the entire world had self-driving cars, we reckon there’d be a lot less accidents simply because everything would be networked and cars would be talking to each other to avoid any kind of collision. However when you put self-driving cars onto...