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Waymo Teaches Its Self-Driving Cars To Detect Emergency Vehicles

07/11/2017, When learning how to drive, one is usually taught that when an emergency vehicle is behind you flashing its lights and sirens that you should get out of their way so as to not hinder their progress in reaching their destination. Now it seems that this is...

New Audi A8 Boasts Level 3 Self-Driving Technology

07/11/2017, It goes without saying that self-driving car technology is only going to improve in the coming years. Almost every major car manufacturer is working on its own autonomous driving technology. Audi unveiled the advancements it has made today at the launch...

First Tesla Model 3 Pictures Released

07/09/2017, Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk confirmed a few days back that the first production Tesla Model 3 will roll off the production line this weekend and it has. This is a big moment for the company. This shows that the production line is capable of...

France Wants To Ban Gas-Only Cars By 2040

07/06/2017, France seeks to play a leading role in the effort to shift the world to sustainable energy. It has visibly stepped up after the United States decided to leave the Paris climate accord. The country’s newly elected President Emmanuel Macron called on...

Tip Uber Driver On App Starting Today

07/06/2017, You could always hand your Uber driver a trip in cash if you liked their service but the ride-sharing service previously didn’t provide an option to tip the drive using the Uber app itself. It’s a change that drivers have long requested and...

Lyft Now Boasts 1 Million Rides Per Day

07/05/2017, In the US there are several ride-hailing services that one can choose from depending on personal preference, speed, costs, and so on. While Uber is no doubt still pretty prolific and is more than likely ahead of the competition, Lyft seems to be doing...

Virgin Galactic Space Trips Will Go Commercial Next Year

07/05/2017, Richard Branson’s spaceflight company has restarted powered tests of its spaceplane following a tragic accident two years ago which resulted in the death of co-pilot Michael Alsbury. Branson himself has confirmed that the company is going to resume...

Volvo Cars Will Not Use Gas-Only Engines From 2019

07/05/2017, Volvo has made a “historic” pledge that is going to further promote the adoption of all-electric and hybrid solutions for cars. The company has comitted to fitting all cars with an electric motor in a couple of years. What this means is that...

First Tesla Model 3 Production Car Due Friday

07/03/2017, It has been a long wait for Tesla fans but they have something to look forward to later this week. Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk has announced that the first Tesla Model 3 production car is going to roll off the line this Friday. The company is...

Kangaroos Are Giving Volvo’s Self-Driving Cars A Hard Time

07/03/2017, One of the keys to making a car that can drive itself autonomously without any incident is for it to be able to detect obstacles in its way and react to them. So far most self-driving cars do not have an issue, although Volvo has recently found out that...

Next-Gen Nissan Leaf Electric Car Coming September 5th

07/02/2017, Nissan had the Nissan Leaf electric car long before the Teslas and the Chevrolet Bolts of the world. The company is now gearing up to launch the next-generation Leaf EV. The official Twitter account of Nissan USA has posted a teaser image of the new car...

Elon Musk’s Boring Company Completes First Tunnel Section

06/29/2017, Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk voice an idea a couple of months ago that involves boring tunnels underground in order to ease up traffic congestion on the roads. The city of Los Angeles was apparently open to the idea though a project of this...

Uber Now Lets Users Request A Ride For Loved Ones

06/27/2017, Hailing a ride for someone else using your Uber account isn’t exactly new. Granted sometimes drivers might have a hard time locating their passengers if the person waiting for the ride does not look like the person in the photos, but it has been done...