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Uber Moves One Step Closer To Creating Self-Driving Cars

05/21/2015, Most of the issues faced by passengers of Uber’s services have usually been driver-related, but imagine if you could eliminate drivers from the equation, wouldn’t that make the service much more reliable? As it turns out this is something that Uber is...

Toyota Prius Batteries Targeted By Car Thieves

05/21/2015, It used to be back in the day that your car’s window would get smashed and your radio unit would be ripped out and resold on the black market, or maybe your tyres would be stolen and resold as well. However it seems that thieves these days are starting...

Court Documents Further Hints At Apple’s Electric Car Plans

05/19/2015, Is Apple building their own self-driving electric car? If the rumors and speculation are to be believed, then the answer is yes. Now we know how this sounds like, especially when it is regarding rumors surrounding Apple’s plans, but if you’re looking...

Mercedes Announces MB Companion App For Apple Watch

05/18/2015, Looks like Mercedes Benz is joining the league of BMW and Volkswagen, the auto giant has announced its own app for the Apple Watch. The main function of the application would be to help the Benz owners to navigate easily. The users would just be required...

FBI Claims Security Researcher Commandeered Plane’s Controls

05/17/2015, We reported last month that security researcher Chris Roberts was detained by the authorities and subsequently banned by United Airlines after tweeting about being able to hack the plane, a tweet which he thought was supposed to be funny. He suggested in...

Google Self-Driving Cars To Hit California Roads This Summer

05/15/2015, Self-Driving Car is a project led by Google, which is specifically focused on the development of autonomous cars, chiefly electric cars. In the latest development, the project has been given a green signal to be tested this summer on the public roads of...

Volkswagen Golf GTE Concept Features Gullwing Doors

05/14/2015, The Volkswagen Golf is probably one of the more recognizable cars in the market, and its GTI model is a pretty decent sports car that won’t necessarily break the bank. However if you thought that the design of the Golf could do with some changes, you...

Uber To Start Testing Cash Payments In India

05/12/2015, If there was one reason to choose Uber over a regular taxi, it would be the fact that Uber relies on credit cards for payment, meaning that users won’t need to bring cash with them which in turn reduces the chances of them being robbed by the driver, at...

33% Of Americans Claim They Will Not Consider A Self-Driving Car

05/11/2015, A recent report revealed that Google’s self-driving car has been in 11 accidents since its inception, although it seems that this has been largely the fault of other drivers and not so much Google’s technology. However it does present a rather scary...

Fiat CEO Claims Apple Might Be Interested In A Car Intervention

05/11/2015, There have been rumors that Apple is thinking about entering the automotive industry and not just by providing the platform for car infotainment units. If the rumors are to be believed, Apple wants in on the automotive industry in a big way by creating...

Uber Reportedly Made A $3 Billion Bid On Nokia’s HERE Maps

05/08/2015, Uber is a transportation company and chances are its drivers more often than not will rely on navigational and mapping services to get around to places they might not be familiar with. This is why it also does not come as a complete surprise to learn that...

Tesla Model 3 Launch Scheduled For March 2016

05/07/2015, Tesla has been in the business of making all-electric cars for quite a few years now but its vehicles are not exactly what you’ll call affordable. The new Model S with AWD can cost north of $90,000 and that’s more than what most people are...

German Automakers Might Buy Nokia’s HERE Maps

05/07/2015, Maps and navigation software while useful on our phones, are just as useful when embedded into a car’s infotainment unit. This is why it does not come as a complete surprise to learn that German automakers such as BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz are said...