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Shell UK To Start Installing EV Chargers At Petrol Stations

01/31/2017, Thanks to the efforts of carmakers, EV chargers are now being positioned in more places which means that range anxiety is slowly starting to become a thing of the past. However as we have pointed out before, the fact that EV chargers aren’t quite as...

Daimler Self-Driving Cars Will Run On Uber’s Network

01/31/2017, A new partnership has been announced today which will see Daimler self-driving cars operate on Uber’s network. This is the second such partnership for Uber which has already signed a deal with Volvo and now uses its XC90 as its own self-driving car...

Lyft Can Now Book Rides Based On Your Calendar

01/30/2017, Do you have an upcoming event that you need to attend? If you’re someone who frequently relies on ride-hailing services like Lyft, you might be interested to learn that the company has announced that calendar syncing is now a feature available for the...

For The First Time Ever, Lyft Has Surpassed Uber In App Downloads

01/30/2017, As you might have heard, there is a #DeleteUber campaign going on at the moment. This is due to how the company responded to US President Donald Trump’s immigration ban, in which many users weren’t happy it and have responded by deleting their Uber...

Car2Go Users Can Now Share Luxury Mercedes Cars

01/30/2017, Car2Go is a car sharing service that’s live in some big cities in the United States. The fleet largely consists of two-seater Smart cars that users can share as and when required. The idea of this service is to eliminate the hassles in car ownership...

Honda And GM Team Up To Produce Hydrogen Fuel Cells

01/30/2017, Two of the biggest car manufacturers on the planet today announced a new joint venture which will see them manufacture hydrogen fuel cells at scale. They’re planning to start mass production of hydrogen fuel cells by 2020 and are going to invest a...

Major Tesla Hardware Revisions Can Be Expected Annually

01/22/2017, The thing with cars is that because they tend to be more expensive than say buying a new phone or a computer that when you do buy a car, you’ll want a car that will probably last you for the next 5 years or even longer. Unfortunately if you were eyeing...

South Korea Is Building A Near-Supersonic Train

01/22/2017, You’ve heard of supersonic planes but they’re largely limited to the airforce because the only passenger supersonic jet, the Concorde, has been out of service for many years now and won’t be returning. It might be a while before we get...

Japan’s Buses Now Have USB Chargers For Your Phone

01/20/2017, When it comes to public charging of our smartphones and tablets, we’re starting to see more public transportation services offer up USB charging spots, like on trains and airplanes. Now it seems that over in Japan, you will soon be able to charge your...

NHTSA Claims Tesla Crash Rate Down By 40% After Autopilot Feature

01/19/2017, One of the claims that Tesla has made about its autopilot feature is that it actually reduces the chances of accidents by as much as 50%. Turns out the company was pretty close because according to the NHTSA, their investigation has found that Tesla’s...

Faraday Future FF 91 Electric Car Might Cost $300,000

01/19/2017, Faraday Future properly unveiled its self-driving electric car FF 91 at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 earlier this month. While it revealed a lot of details about this car it didn’t say how much it’s going to cost, but it’s not that...

Tesla Autopilot Crash Investigation Doesn’t Demand Recall

01/19/2017, It was reported in June last year that a Tesla driver was killed when the car’s Autopilot semi-autonomous driving feature was activated. It was the first known fatality in a Tesla car so naturally, it was a big deal. The National Highway...

Man Arrested After Flying Drone Too Close To A Passenger Jet

01/17/2017, Drone flies dangerously close to jet in #Zhejiang province, person detained by police & incident is being investigated pic.twitter.com/vGN920IpJC — People’s Daily,China (@PDChina) January 16, 2017 There is a reason why companies like DJI have...