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Next-Gen Tesla Superchargers Will Be Much Faster

12/27/2016, Tesla’s network of public chargers is called Superchargers. The network spans the United States and several countries across the globe. Tesla owners simply pull up to a Supercharger station and plug their car in. It takes up to 75 minutes for a car...

New Tesla Model X Easter Egg Is Pretty Cool

12/26/2016, Tesla is known for hiding Easter eggs in the code that powers its cars. It’s a fun little thing that the company does and that’s certainly appreciated. Over the past few days there have been whispers on the street that Tesla Model X can access...

China To Set Standards For Self-Driving Cars In 2018

12/23/2016, Recently Uber was forced to halt its self-driving program in California after the state’s DMV said that Uber did not possess the necessary permits. This led to Uber sending their cars to Arizona where they were welcomed with open arms. This is a good...

Volkswagen To Launch Ride Hailing Service In Rwanda

12/23/2016, When you think of ride hailing services, you might think of companies such as Uber or Lyft, but it seems that ride hailing is an area that Volkswagen wants to get into. So much so that according to a report from Reuters, Volkswagen appears to be gearing...

Tesla’s Autopilot Mode Will Now Follow The Speed Limit

12/22/2016, If there is an argument to be made for self-driving cars, it would be that they will be able to adhere to the speed limits on the roads, whereas humans might try to get creative which can sometimes lead to accidents. Tesla’s autopilot feature, which is...

Uber Sends Its Self-Driving Cars Over To Arizona

12/22/2016, A little over a week ago, Uber launched its self-driving cars in San Francisco, but they were forced to halt the program after California’s DMV revoked their car registrations as Uber did not have the necessary permits to test their vehicles. However it...

Uber’s First Electric Car Fleet Launched

12/22/2016, Uber has been in the press quite a bit lately ever since it put its self-driving cars on the road in San Francisco. The self-driving car was spotted running a red light and some legal hurdles have forced the company to suspend its autonomous driving tests...

Uber’s Self-Driving Program In San Francisco Has Been Halted

12/22/2016, About a week ago, Uber announced that they would begin trialing their self-driving cars in San Francisco. It was a great idea and a great way to push self-driving technology onto the masses, but unfortunately California’s regulators weren’t thrilled...

Honda In Talks To Use Waymo’s Self-Driving Technology

12/21/2016, Given how long Google has spent developing its self-driving technology and tested it out without much incident, it makes sense for companies to want to use that technology instead of having to develop their own from scratch. This is something that Honda...

Uber To A Friend And Use Custom Snapchat Filters At The Same Time

12/21/2016, Uber has been working hard to reimagine the ride experience for millions of users who rely on the service to get from one place to the other. It has realized that riders are more than just going somewhere, most of the times they are going somewhere to...

Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Pose A Danger To Cyclists

12/20/2016, As you might have heard, about a week ago Uber announced their plans to roll out their self-driving fleet in San Francisco. As exciting as the prospect is for passengers, cyclists are less thrilled because according to a report from The Guardian, the...

Apple To Add Grade Crossing Information To Apple Maps

12/20/2016, Back in 2015, there was a fatal accident in which following directions from Google Maps, a truck driver by the name of Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez ended up being stuck on railroad tracks at a California crossing. While he made it out alive, the train...