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Uber Will Use Machine Learning To Reduce Surge Pricing

05/03/2016, Many consider surge pricing to be one of the negative points of Uber. The ride-sharing service maintains that surge pricing allows it to ensure that passengers can always get a ride when they need one, even if it comes at an inflated cost. It’s not...

New BMW i8 Expected To Arrive Next Year

05/03/2016, It has only been a couple of days since BMW announced the slightly upgraded version of its i3 electric car but it looks like the company is going to make us wait a year for the bigger i8. BMW first came out with the i8 in 2014 and the model is now due for...

Google And Fiat Reportedly Working On Self-Driving Minivans

05/03/2016, A few days ago it was reported that Google and Fiat Chrysler were involved in discussions over a potential partnership on self-driving cars. Another report has been published today on the matter and it’s claimed that the two companies are going to...

Uber Drops Google Wallet And Picks Up Android Pay

05/03/2016, Ride-hailing service Uber is dropping support for one mobile payment solution made by Google and picking up support for another solution made by the same company, it’s giving up on Google Wallet in favor of Android Pay. Uber is sending out emails to...

Tesla Puts Its Bioweapon Defense Mode To The Test

05/02/2016, Last year Tesla announced that the Model X would come with a unique feature called Bioweapon Defense Mode. Basically in the event that a bioweapon is deployed, your vehicle has the ability to keep you safe as the car’s filters will be able to filter out...

BMW’s Electric Car Gets More Range

05/02/2016, BMW is making some upgrades to its i3 electric car. The range is the most important factor for an electric car and that’s one of the areas where BMW has focused on the 2017 model, which comes with a bigger battery and thus with more range. The...

Car Hackers Could Get Life Sentences In Michigan

05/01/2016, The Michigan state Senate has taken up two bills which if passed will introduce life sentences in prison for people who hack into cars. The move comes not too long after the FBI sent out a public service announcement to warn people about the risks of car...

Delta Will Bring RFID Luggage Tags By Summer

05/01/2016, Delta has introduced a new program to improve tracking of checked baggage, it’s going to use paper RFID tags for this purpose, and says that they will be rolled out by the end of this summer. The idea here is to make it easier for baggage handlers...

Ludicrous Mode Confirmed For Tesla Model 3

05/01/2016, It hasn’t been long since Tesla unveiled the Model 3, its first mass-market all-electric car. Part 1 saw Tesla unveil the car but it’s going to talk more about its capabilities and features in part 2 for the unveil which is set for later this...

Nissan Recalls Over 3 Million Cars Over Airbag Issues

05/01/2016, Nissan has recalled more than 3 million cars in the United States over airbag issues. It’s not directly related to the Takata recall that affects millions of cars in the country, but it does affect around 3.53 million Nissan cars nearly all of which...

Google Might Partner With Fiat On Self-Driving Cars

04/28/2016, A new report claims that Google is in “late stage talks” with Fiat Chrysler for a potential partnership on its self-driving car project. The report comes merely a day after one of the company’s X division executives said that the...

Uber Testing New System To Discourage Late Passengers

04/28/2016, If you’re the type that tends to be late, in the future you could be facing some kind of financial penalty from Uber should you show up late for your ride. Right now Uber has a waiting time of 5 minutes in which users are expected to show up, if not...