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Singapore University To Deploy Autonomous Shuttle Buses In 2017

12/19/2016, It’s starting to feel that if you wanted to look at the future of self-driving technology, you should turn your eye towards Asia, or to be more specific, Singapore. Not only does the country have self-driving taxis in service, there are also plans to...

Tesla Starts Charging $0.40 Per Minute To Deter Supercharger Hogs

12/18/2016, A Tesla owner recently tweeted a complaint to CEO Elon Musk about some owners keeping their cars parked at the company’s Supercharger stations even after their cars had been fully charged. This obviously irks other owners who just want to quickly...

Elon Musk Might Actually Launch A ‘Boring Company’

12/18/2016, Elon Musk is hailed as a visionary of our time as he’s involved in projects that include shifting the world to clean solar energy, speeding up mass transit, and putting a man on Mars. His next project might be something quite different. Musk might...

‘OK Google’ Now Enabled For Android Auto

12/16/2016, Earlier this month it was revealed that Google would soon be implementing “OK Google” functionality to Android Auto. Basically this works the same way as the version for Android in which by saying “OK Google”, it’ll bring up the voice assistant...

GM Looking To Test Their Self-Driving Cars In Michigan

12/15/2016, Self-driving cars are definitely the way of the future, or at least that’s what carmakers are leading us to believe with all the time and money spent investing into the technology. In fact just recently GM has announced their plans to start testing out...

Japan Airlines & Finnair To Use iPhones & iPad Pros For Maintenance

12/15/2016, While Apple’s products have typically appealed to the commercial sector, a couple of years ago Apple announced a partnership with IBM which would see them make a push into the enterprise sector. We’ve seen that manifest itself with efforts in Japan,...

Uber Beacon Will Eliminate Car Mix-Ups

12/15/2016, Ride-sharing companies like Uber make it very easy to identify the car that’s coming to pick you up. The app shows you the driver’s name, the car’s color, and its registration number but it’s still not uncommon for there to be a...

Tesla’s Emergency Braking System Prevented A Serious Accident

12/15/2016, Tesla has long boasted that its autopilot feature can help reduce accidents. In more than one instance we have seen it work. Now it looks like Tesla can boast about its emergency braking system too because in the video above uploaded by Kyle Conner, you...

California Puts The Brakes On Uber’s Self-Driving Car Plans

12/14/2016, Earlier today it was announced that Uber would be rolling out their fleet of self-driving cars in San Francisco. Prior to this, Uber had launched a similar program in Pittsburgh so in reality, the launch in San Francisco is an expansion of that program....

The Lucid Air Is A Luxury Electric Vehicle With A 400 Mile Range

12/14/2016, Range anxiety used to be one of the chief concerns when it came to electric vehicles. This is because the idea that your car could die in the middle of the road without anywhere to charge it is rather frightening, not to mention terribly inconvenient. Of...

Self-Driving Uber Cars Arrive In San Francisco

12/14/2016, Uber has been working on self-driving car technology and it showed off its progress by putting self-driving cars on the road in Pittsburgh. It’s now expanding the service to another city in the United States. Self-driving Uber cars are now hitting...

Tesla To Take Action Against Drivers Who Park Cars At Superchargers

12/14/2016, The thing is that unlike fueling up a car at a gas station, charging your electric vehicle takes a little longer than that. This means that sometimes instead of just hanging around and waiting to be topped off, sometimes drivers might choose to run some...

Meet Waymo, Google’s Former Self-Driving Car Project

12/13/2016, You might recall that earlier today we reported that according to the rumors, Google was apparently abandoning the concept of fully autonomous vehicles and that Google’s parent company, Alphabet, was thinking about spinning the Google X project off into...

Google Is Apparently Moving Away From Fully Autonomous Cars

12/13/2016, Back in the day before many carmakers started to get in on the trend, Google was one of the earlier companies exploring the concept of self-driving cars. In fact Google is so confident that self-driving cars are the future that their prototypes pretty...