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Digital License Plates To Enter Testing In Dubai Next Month

04/10/2018, What if your license plate was able to contact emergency services in the event of a crash? That’s precisely what the digital license plates that Dubai starts testing next month will be capable of doing. Not only that, the emirate’s digital...

Uber’s Merger In Southeast Asia Under More Regulator Reviews

04/09/2018, As you might have heard, Uber will be merging their operations in Southeast Asia with competitor Grab. This looked like a pretty straightforward deal, although a report from Reuters has revealed that the deal could be facing some delays as regulators in...

Waymo To Announce Self-Driving Car Partnership With Honda Soon

04/03/2018, Waymo, the self-driving concern of Google’s parent company Alphabet, has shown any intentions of slowing down after the fatal crash involving an Uber self-driving car. While other companies like NVIDIA and Toyota have suspended tests following the...


Uber’s Sale To Grab May Be Against Competition Laws

04/01/2018, Amid reports that Uber was thinking about leaving the Southeast Asia region, the company confirmed a few days ago that it’s going to sell its entire business in Southeast Asia to local rival Grab. The deal makes Grab the dominant ride-hailing...

Largest Tesla Model S Recall Issued Over Faulty Steering

04/01/2018, Tesla has recalled a significant number of Model S vehicles globally due to a faulty steering issue. The company has informed customers in an email that this is a proactive, voluntary recall and that none of its other cars are affected by this issue....

Uber Might Exit Yet Another Market

03/29/2018, It was reported a few weeks ago that Uber was in talks with Grab to sell its Southeast Asian business to the company in return for a stake. It was confirmed a few days ago that Uber is going to exit the entire Southeast Asian market, merging its business...

Uber Reaches Settlement With Family Of Pedestrian In Accident

03/29/2018, While we expect that the investigation into Uber’s unfortunate self-driving accident that resulted in the death of a pedestrian will continue for some time to come, Uber has at the very least closed the chapter with regards to the family involved. The...

Support For Apple’s CarPlay Will Come To The 2018 Mazda6

03/29/2018, If you’re looking for more cars with support for Apple’s CarPlay, you’ll be pleased to learn that Mazda has announced that AirPlay support will be coming to 2018 Mazda6. This is following the company’s announcement earlier this month in which they...

Uber Reportedly Scaled Back Number Of Sensors In Self-Driving Cars

03/28/2018, Uber recently found themselves in a bit of trouble after one of their self-driving cars got into an accident with a pedestrian, resulting in her death. Investigations are underway and while some are saying it might not have been Uber’s fault, it seems...

Daimler And BMW Merge Mobility Units

03/28/2018, Car manufacturing giants BMW and Daimler have decided to consolidate their efforts for the future of mobility by merging their respective urban mobility divisions. These divisions were focused on services such as parking, ride-hailing, car-sharing,...

Tesla Faces Federal Investigation Over Last Week’s Fatal Crash

03/28/2018, It was reported last week that a Tesla Model X was involved in a fatal accident last week near Mountain View, California. The car had caught on fire as well. The report has prompted a federal field investigation by the U.S. National Transportation Safety...

Uber Not Renewing Self-Driving Car Permit In California

03/28/2018, Uber’s self-driving car program has come under the spotlight following the fatal accident involving one of its test cars last week. The accident resulted in the death of a pedestrian in what’s likely the first known fatal accident involving a...

NVIDIA Halts Self-Driving Tests After Uber Crash

03/27/2018, An Uber self-driving car was involved in an unfortunate accident last week which led to the death of a pedestrian. The car struck a pedestrian early in the morning at around 40 miles per hour and the accident resulted in her death. While the investigation...