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Japan Airlines & Finnair To Use iPhones & iPad Pros For Maintenance

12/15/2016, While Apple’s products have typically appealed to the commercial sector, a couple of years ago Apple announced a partnership with IBM which would see them make a push into the enterprise sector. We’ve seen that manifest itself with efforts in Japan,...

Uber Beacon Will Eliminate Car Mix-Ups

12/15/2016, Ride-sharing companies like Uber make it very easy to identify the car that’s coming to pick you up. The app shows you the driver’s name, the car’s color, and its registration number but it’s still not uncommon for there to be a...

Tesla’s Emergency Braking System Prevented A Serious Accident

12/15/2016, Tesla has long boasted that its autopilot feature can help reduce accidents. In more than one instance we have seen it work. Now it looks like Tesla can boast about its emergency braking system too because in the video above uploaded by Kyle Conner, you...

California Puts The Brakes On Uber’s Self-Driving Car Plans

12/14/2016, Earlier today it was announced that Uber would be rolling out their fleet of self-driving cars in San Francisco. Prior to this, Uber had launched a similar program in Pittsburgh so in reality, the launch in San Francisco is an expansion of that program....

The Lucid Air Is A Luxury Electric Vehicle With A 400 Mile Range

12/14/2016, Range anxiety used to be one of the chief concerns when it came to electric vehicles. This is because the idea that your car could die in the middle of the road without anywhere to charge it is rather frightening, not to mention terribly inconvenient. Of...

Self-Driving Uber Cars Arrive In San Francisco

12/14/2016, Uber has been working on self-driving car technology and it showed off its progress by putting self-driving cars on the road in Pittsburgh. It’s now expanding the service to another city in the United States. Self-driving Uber cars are now hitting...

Tesla To Take Action Against Drivers Who Park Cars At Superchargers

12/14/2016, The thing is that unlike fueling up a car at a gas station, charging your electric vehicle takes a little longer than that. This means that sometimes instead of just hanging around and waiting to be topped off, sometimes drivers might choose to run some...

Meet Waymo, Google’s Former Self-Driving Car Project

12/13/2016, You might recall that earlier today we reported that according to the rumors, Google was apparently abandoning the concept of fully autonomous vehicles and that Google’s parent company, Alphabet, was thinking about spinning the Google X project off into...

Google Is Apparently Moving Away From Fully Autonomous Cars

12/13/2016, Back in the day before many carmakers started to get in on the trend, Google was one of the earlier companies exploring the concept of self-driving cars. In fact Google is so confident that self-driving cars are the future that their prototypes pretty...

Xiaomi Unveils New Mi Electric Scooter In China

12/12/2016, If you might recall, last week there was a teaser invite sent out by Xiaomi that seemed to tease that the company has a new product that they plan on announcing. The invite seemed to hint that it could be some kind of electric vehicle, and we speculated...

China Seems To Have Abandoned Their Straddling Bus Experiment

12/11/2016, You might recall that earlier this year, there was a video of a concept of a straddling bus in China. Basically the idea is that the bus acts like a moving tunnel where cars can pass underneath and through it, while the upper portion will house...

FAA Making Airlines Reboot Boeing Dreamliners After Three Weeks

12/11/2016, The Boeing Dreamliner is a beautiful airplane. It’s also one of the most technologically advanced airplanes in the sky right now but it has had a few problems in getting off the ground. The FAA has advised airlines every step of the way and its...

NVIDIA Self-Driving Car Technology Hits The Road In California

12/11/2016, NVIDIA is not a car company but it’s among one of the many technology companies that are working on self-driving car technology. It has been working on this endeavor for quite some time now and it has finally been allowed to test it on public roads...

Xiaomi Could Be Unveiling A New Electric Vehicle Next Week

12/08/2016, Xiaomi is a company that has experimented with releasing all kinds of products, ranging from smartphones, to air purifiers, kettles, electric screwdrivers, drones, TVs, and more. Now it looks like the company might have a new electric vehicle in the...