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An Additional 772,000 Honda & Acura Vehicles To Be Recalled

01/11/2017, As you might have heard, carmakers such as Honda and Toyota have been forced to recall their cars following the discovery of defective Takata airbags. Last year Honda announced the recall of a whopping 2.2 million cars, and it seems that the number has...

Volvo Puts Real Families In Their Self-Driving Cars

01/09/2017, Just like many other carmakers out there, Volvo is exploring self-driving technology. So far a lot of self-driving tests include engineers who sit behind the wheel as a precaution, but also to record notes and collect data on the car’s behavior so that...

Google’s Self-Driving Minivans Arrive On Public Roads This Month

01/09/2017, Google spun-off its self-driving car division from the company a couple of months ago and named it Waymo. While it may not be building its own car, Google continues to develop the technology that’s going to be deployed in collaboration with other...

Samsung SDI Showcases Car Battery That Charges To 80% In 20 Mins

01/09/2017, Sure, over the years range in electric vehicles has increased rather substantially, and charging times have also been reduced, although unfortunately they are still nowhere quite as quick as pumping your car with gas. However it seems that over at Samsung...

Uber Launches Movement, A Website That Shares Its Traffic Data

01/08/2017, With Uber having so many cars around so many cities, and all of them connected via the Uber app, it’s not surprising that Uber would have collected a ton of data regarding traffic at all times of the day, whether it be during peak hours, at night,...

Nissan Cortana Integration Confirmed At CES 2017

01/08/2017, BMW is not the only car company that’s working on integrating Cortana in its cars. Nissan is doing something similar. As part of its current partnership with Microsoft through the Renault-Nissan Alliance, the Japanese car maker is working with...

Volkswagen To Integrate Alexa Into Its Vehicles

01/06/2017, Both Siri and Google Now have been in existence for a while now, but it was only in the past few years that with CarPlay and Android Auto that we saw those voice assistants being integrated into vehicles through either platform. Now it looks like Amazon...

Mercedes-Benz Vision Van Has Integrated Drones, Robotic Arms

01/06/2017, [CES 2017] Mercedes-Benz has a vision for the future when it comes to vans. I know, most of us would think that vans are pretty boring vehicles to drive around in. They lack the kind of horsepower underneath the hood to impress anyone at a red light when...

Toyota’s Concept-Ai Car That Wants To Befriend You

01/06/2017, What is the whole point of a consumer electronics show if you do not have a few concepts that tickle the imagination? The engineers at Toyota would like to wow us with their vision of what a car in the future would look like, kicking things off with...

Alpine Unveil New Wireless CarPlay System

01/05/2017, [CES 2017] Carmakers are starting to include CarPlay and Android Auto options in their newer vehicles. However given that changing cars isn’t exactly the same as changing a phone or a tablet, safe to say that it might take a while before CarPlay and...

Honda Unveils A Self-Balancing Motorcycle

01/05/2017, Maintaining your balance on a motorcycle at fast speeds is considerably easier compared to driving at slower speeds, especially if you own a particularly big and heavy motorcycle where balancing it at slower speeds might be tricky. However Honda wants to...

OjO Commuter Scooter Offers Brains On Two Wheels

01/04/2017, [CES 2017] The OjO Commuter Scooter prides itself in being the ultimate two-wheel smart scooter, making its debut at CES 2017 with availability at retail some time in January. For those who live near enough to their workplace that they do not have to take...

BMW Brings Cortana To Cars

01/04/2017, Microsoft’s Cortana digital personal assistant was launched a couple of years ago. It’s available on Windows-powered smartphones, laptops, tablets, and even gaming consoles. It hasn’t really made its way to the car as yet but the company...