Here and MobilEye team up on self-driving tech for automakers
There are so many companies working on autonomous car tech that we're now seeing the inevitable next phase: partnerships and consolidation. Case in point is a t...
Mercedes Rescue Assist is like Pokemon Go for saving lives
The new app targeted at first responders promises a better and safer approach to rescuing people trapped in wrecked vehicles.
Reinventing the Wheel: Goodyear Unveils 3D Printed Spherical Tire Concept
This spherical tire concept is the Eagle-360. It is supposed to create a smoother ride with better maneuvering, allowing self-driving cars to navigate tight spaces.
Goodyear unveils Eagle-360, a visionary tire concept for future autonomous vehicles
Unique spherical shaped concept tire highlights ultimate maneuverability, safety and connectivityGeneva, Switzerland, March 1, 2016 — After 117 years of making tires, Goodyear today presented a...
The Government Will Treat Google's Driverless Car Like a Human
Federal safety regulations don't imagine the possibility of cars without drivers -- until now.
The Top Technology Stories You’ll Be Reading in 2016
For the past century, the price and performance of computing has been on an exponential curve. And as futurist Ray Kurzweil observed, once any technology becomes an information technology, its... read more
It took Uber five years to get to a billion rides, and its Chinese rival just did it in one
Uber announced with some fanfare several weeks ago that it had completed a billion rides worldwide since its launch in 2009. Today that news seems downright quaint compared to the recent announcement from China's biggest ride-hail service, Didi Kuaidi: 1.43 billion rides in 2015 alone.
Volkswagen debuts production-ready gesture controls on its e-Golf Touch
With a new 9.2-inch touchscreen and production-ready gesture controls, VW shows its joining the upper echelon of tech-savvy carmakers.
The car of the future may be ownerless
Since its launch in 2008, most of the public discussion about bitcoin has focused on its potential as a new digital currency that allows people to make online payments without going through banks or other financial middlemen. But the past year has also seen growing interest in a host of non-currency applications for bitcoin's core technology.