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UPS Has Pre-Ordered 125 Of Tesla’s ‘Semi’ Electric Trucks

12/19/2017, UPS is known to many as a delivery company, but it seems that the company is also interested in technology and using it to improve its services. For example we’ve seen how the company is exploring the idea of using drones alongside their trucks to help...

China Will Allow Self-Driving Car Testing On Public Roads

12/19/2017, In order to help self-driving cars become safe enough to be used by the public, there needs to be a ton of testing done to ensure that these self-driving cars can do what they say they can, and that they can adapt and react to all kinds of situations that...

Volkswagen To Install 2,800 EV Charging Stations Across US By 2019

12/18/2017, Given how many gas stations there are in the US, it’s safe to say that finding one to stop at and refuel your car is probably not too difficult. However it is a different story when it comes to charging stations for electric cars in which there are...


Lockheed Martin And Aerion To Develop Supersonic Business Jet

12/18/2017, Supersonic air travel has been impossible for the people ever since the Concorde was grounded. While there are efforts to bring back supersonic passenger jets, two companies are working to develop a supersonic business jet for those who can afford to fly...

BMW Teams Up With Solid Power For Solid-State Batteries

12/18/2017, BMW is heavily interested in the future of the automotive industry and that’s not surprising at all. The company has made a string of investments recently to advance its self-driving and electric car technologies. The company has now announced that...

Toyota To Electrify All Cars By 2025

12/18/2017, It goes without saying that electric and hybrid cars will be major players in the coming years and as one of the world’s largest car manufacturers, Toyota doesn’t want to be left behind. The Japanese behemoth has confirmed that it’s...

BBM Users Can Now Hail An Uber Within The App

12/18/2017, On our smartphones, basically every app has its own purpose, which means that if you wanted to calculate something, you’d have to interrupt whatever you’re doing to pull up the calculator app. However we’ve started to see companies try to integrate...

Tesla Introduces ‘Fair Use’ Policy For Its Supercharger Network

12/17/2017, Tesla’s Supercharger network has been designed to help electric cars recharge so that when they go on long journeys, they won’t have to worry about running out of battery in the middle of the highway, assuming they’ve been stopping and recharging...

BMW Spending $118 Million On A Track For Self-Driving Cars

12/17/2017, BMW is really digging deep into its pockets to keep up with the rapid changes in the automotive industry. The company recently revealed that it’s going to invest $240 million to build more efficient electric car batteries. The company has now said...

Alibaba Wants To Sell Cars Through A Vending Machine

12/14/2017, Vending machines are typically used to purchase things like drinks and snacks, but if you’ve ever been to Japan, then you know that the country’s vending machine game is next level. For example you can buy things like fruits, eggs, SIM cards,...

Volvo’s Self-Driving Car Experiment Reportedly Being Scaled Back

12/14/2017, Volvo is one of the many major car manufacturers working on self-driving cars. The company had previously announced a rather ambitious experiment involving its self-driving cars. It was planning to deliver 100 autonomous SUVs to real people in Sweden for...

Toyota, Panasonic Considering Joint Development Of EV Batteries

12/14/2017, Despite cars being on the road for as long as they have, you couldn’t really say that we’ve perfected the design, as improvements can always be made to things like the engine, the aerodynamics, tires, and so on. The same is doubly true for electric...

LG Patents A Transparent, Flexible Heads-Up Display For Cars

12/13/2017, Seeing a heads-up display (HUD) used in cars isn’t exactly an uncommon sight these days, as there are a few carmakers who are implementing the feature to their vehicles. However it seems that LG could have some ideas of their own, which based on the...

Avis To Test Unlocking Rental Cars Using Smartphones

12/12/2017, We have heard of how there are some hotels in some parts of the world where they are testing out features where guests can check themselves into their room using their phone, which in turn also acts as a key. It turns out that car rental company Avis is...