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Uber Finds Themselves In Legal Trouble In South Korea

04/26/2017, The concept and idea behind Uber makes great sense and it is also fantastic as far as the end-user is concerned. However as far as regulators and competitors are concerned, many don’t seem to be too pleased with Uber’s tactics and how they skirt...

Uber Aims For Flying Car Test In 2020

04/25/2017, It has been a while since Uber revealed its VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) craft plans. The company confirmed that it was working on the idea of flying taxis which will be able to take its customers from one point to the other. The company’s...

Waymo Deploys 500 Self-Driving Minivans In Phoenix, Arizona

04/25/2017, Have you ever wondered what it might feel like to be a self-driving car? To essentially put your fate into the hands of a computer a bunch of sensors? Turns out if you live in Phoenix, Arizona, you’ll be able to try that out for yourself because...

Amazon Reportedly Interested In Self-Driving Tech As Well

04/25/2017, While it is pretty obvious that Alphabet is interested in self-driving technology, we have also heard rumors that Apple could be interested in the technology as well. In fact recently Apple was granted a permit by the California DMV that would allow them...

Tesla Aims To Double Their Charging Network By End Of 2017

04/24/2017, Is range anxiety still a factor that’s holding you back from purchasing an electric vehicle? That might have been more poignant several years ago, but in recent times we’re seeing carmakers starting to make serious efforts at installing more charging...

Tesla Doubling Supercharger Network This Year

04/24/2017, Tesla’s Supercharger network is what enables owners of its electric cars to make long road trips without having too much range anxiety. If they’re running low on battery all they need to do is stop at a Supercharger location and quickly top up...

Uber’s CEO Got An Earful From Apple CEO For Tracking iPhone Users

04/24/2017, An interesting meeting between Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Apple CEO Tim Cook that took place back in 2015 has been described in a new report by The New York Times. Cook apparently called Kalanick for a one-on-one after the company found out that Uber...

Tesla Sued Over ‘Enhanced Autopilot’ Safety Features

04/21/2017, While some competing carmakers have called Tesla “irresponsible” over features like Autopilot, Tesla owners on the other hand appear to be pretty happy with it. We’ve seen many videos uploaded and shared by Tesla owners and other drivers that show...

Internal Documents Reveal Apple’s Self-Driving Car Technology

04/21/2017, Is Apple building their own self-driving car? We can’t say for sure if that is true, but what is true is Apple’s interest in the technology. Recently California’s DMV granted Apple approval to test self-driving cars on California’s roads, and now...

Apple Thinks Didi Chuxing Could Eventually Eliminate Traffic Jams

04/20/2017, Back in May 2016, Apple announced that they would be making a $1 billion investment in local company called Didi Chuxing, which is more or less thought to be China’s equivalent of Uber. In fact Uber themselves have sold their China operations to the...

BMW To Add 100 EV Charging Stations To US National Parks

04/19/2017, What could be more green that installing electric vehicle charging stations at a national park, right? Turns out that’s pretty much what BMW is doing as the company has officially turned on an EV charger that they have installed at the Thomas Edison...

Apple Maps For Europe Updated With EV Charging Locations

04/19/2017, Regardless of whether you drive a more traditional car or an electric car, both require to be topped up with either gas or electricity. However given that gas-powered cars have been around considerably longer, gas stations are ubiquitous and if finding...