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VW Electric Car Sharing Service Will Launch In 2019

07/05/2018, Many major car manufacturers have launched car sharing services as the demand for such services continues to grow. Volkswagen will be throwing its hat in the ring as well with electric cars. The auto giant has confirmed that it’s going to launch a...

Baidu Self-Driving Buses To launch In Japan Next Year

07/05/2018, Chinese tech giant Baidu has been working on its own self-driving technology and the company is now reportedly gearing up to launch its self-driving buses in Japan next year. Baidu’s Apolong fully self-driving bus has been developed in collaboration...


Lyft Acquires Biggest Bike-Sharing Company In The U.S.

07/02/2018, Lyft has formally entered the bike-sharing arena. The company today announced that it has acquired Motivate, the largest bike-sharing company in the United States. Motivate’s existing contracts include Citi Bike in New York City, Ford’s GoBike...

Tesla Finally Meets Its Model 3 Production Goal

07/02/2018, There has been no shortage of reports about Tesla struggling to meet its production targets for the Model 3, its first mass-market electric car. According to a new report, the company has finally met its production target for the Model 3. Tesla has been...

Boeing Unveils Hypersonic Mach 5 Jet Concept

06/28/2018, Supersonic commercial flying was grounded with the Concorde but aircraft manufacturers have been working on concepts of ultra-fast jets over the past few years which may enable us to fly supersonic once again. Boeing’s latest concept actually kicks...

Court Rules Uber Can Continue Operating In London

06/26/2018, The transportation authority of Britain’s capital, Transport for London, declined to renew Uber’s license to operate in the city last September. It said that the company’s “approach and conduct demonstrate a lack of corporate...

Tesla Semi Will Feature A ‘Mad Max’ Mode

06/26/2018, Tesla is no stranger to choosing interesting names for the various performance driving modes in its cars. Its Model S and Model X feature modes named “Insane” and “Ludicrous.” The company CEO Elon Musk has revealed that the...

Tesla To Introduce A ‘Premium Connectivity’ Package For Its Cars

06/24/2018, Cars used to be a vehicle that got us from point A to point B, but these days in our increasingly connected world, even our cars need to get onto the internet for all kinds of purposes, whether it be to pull navigation information, music, traffic updates,...

Driver Of Uber’s Self-Driving Car Was Watching Hulu Before Crash

06/24/2018, Like other companies that are testing their self-driving cars on public roads, Uber also has a human safety driver behind the wheel at all times. One of the company’s autonomous cars in Tempe, Arizona was involved in a crash this March which led to...

Ohio Testing Out Using Drones To Monitor Highway Traffic

06/21/2018, There are many ways that one can monitor traffic on highways, such as using cameras placed along the highway. However could there be a better, more efficient, and more dynamic way of monitoring traffic? The folks at the Ohio State University seem to think...

Porsche Takes Minority Stake In Electric Supercar Maker Rimac

06/20/2018, Porsche has made no secret of the fact that it wants to make high performance electric sports car. The company has already detailed a concept that it’s working on and just recently, it teased its electric Mission E sports car. To further highlight...

Uber Will Offer Cheaper Rides To People Who Can Wait

06/19/2018, Uber is testing a new feature that will offer cheaper rides to users who are willing to wait. It often happens that we absolutely have to catch an Uber at a particular time and pay for it even when surge pricing is in effect which can lead to...

You Can No Longer Book Uber Rides Within Google Maps

06/18/2018, Last year Google announced that Uber would be integrated within Google Maps. This meant that while searching for location of places, users would also be able to hail an Uber within Google Maps itself. This meant less steps for users which could also help...