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Fujitsu Vehicle ICT Intends To Make Driving Safer

10/08/2014, [CEATEC 2014] They say never to reinvent the wheel, which is a good idea since I would not like to drive around on square-shaped wheels for sure. Having said that, what other aspects of a car could change to make our lives easier and safer while we are on...

Mercedes-Benz’s Future Truck 2025 Gets A Slight Visual Makeover

10/07/2014, Truck drivers are often asked to haul goods over long distances and usually have deadlines to meet, which means that many of them resort to staying up late at night in order to reach their destination in a timely manner. This also means that there are...

Siri Found To Increase Mental Distractions While Driving

10/07/2014, The idea of using hands-free kits or tools like voice assistants such as Siri is so that drivers can keep their eyes on the road while at the same time attending to phone calls or notifications without having to reach for their phone. In theory this...

Tesla To Soon Offer Certified Previously Owned Vehicles

10/07/2014, There is some understandable apprehension when it comes to buying used cars. After all you could end up buying a lemon, but Tesla is hoping to take away your fears by introducing a Certified Previously Owned program for Tesla Model S vehicles in the...

Sharp’s 360 View Camera Creates A Safer Parking Experience

10/06/2014, [CEATEC 2014] When it comes to parking your vehicle, most of us have got the formula down pat – be it reverse parking or parallel parking, it has all been boiled down to a single formula. Having said that, this does not mean that one will be able to...

TDK Works On Wireless Power Transfer Technology

10/06/2014, [CEATEC 2014] Earlier this April, TDK announced that they will be working alongside US-based WiTricity Corporation after getting into a licensing agreement with the latter where wireless power transfer technology is concerned. The whole idea of that...

Pioneer Launches Their First CarPlay Dashboard System

10/02/2014, Earlier this year, Apple officially announced CarPlay which was formerly known as iOS in the Car. Apple has obviously partnered up with several car manufacturers in the process in order to bring the feature to future car models, but what about those who...

Stella Solar Powered Vehicle Can Seat Four

09/29/2014, Most of the time, when it comes to solar powered cars, those are not exactly the kind of rides that you would want to take across the country as you can never quite tell just when you are going to run out of juice, especially when you have driven straight...

BMW i Wallbox Pro Charging Station Revealed

09/29/2014, When you have one of the most sought after electric cars on the planet like the BMW i8, you know for sure that everything about this car is far from being ordinary. Heck, it would definitely love to have some time under the limelight, and everything that...

Is This What Android Auto Could Look Like?

09/28/2014, Google has just introduced developer guidelines for apps which will be powering the 16-year old company’s upcoming in-car software. Known as Android Auto, this particular ride is tipped to be introduced before the year comes to an end, allowing one to...

Ford Admits To Sending False Engine Noise Via Car’s Speakers

09/28/2014, Ah, the Ford Mustang, deemed by fans to be one of the quintessential muscle cars from the U.S., might have run into a spot of trouble. Apparently, Ford has stepped forward to admit that they have pumped false engine noise into the cab via the vehicle’s...

Foxconn Invests $811 Million Into Building Electric Vehicles

09/26/2014, Foxconn is a company known for helping a variety of other companies manufacture and assemble their products, with Apple probably being one of the company’s most high profile clients. However it seems that Foxconn could be thinking of branching out and...