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... better overall performance.  This has long been the case in exotic supercars like Ferrari and McLaren for the well-healed that can afford $100K … 2020 Corvette goes mid-engine and high-tech Read ...
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Deputies in the Kit Carson County Sheriff's Office in Burlington, Colorado, will soon wear Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphones on their vests. The phones will serve as body cameras and will run on AT&T's ...
Thursday, 18 July 2019
... self-driving vehicles and allowed orders through cars and Alex... Read all  ...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Orix Auto charges $4 to rent a car for 30 min. The car-sharing company has more than 12,000 parking places, so cars are readily available. Orix learned that a large number of its 230,000 users rent cars ...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
Even though the whole 5G thing didn't work out, Intel is is still working on hard on its Loihi "neuromorphic" deep-learning chips, modeled after the human brain. It unveiled a new system, ...
Monday, 15 July 2019
LiDAR (laser pulse-based radar) is an essential component of autonomous driving, as it's what vehicles use to detect obstacles like other cars or pedestrians in order to navigate around them. But ...
Friday, 12 July 2019
... car-lighter receptacle at most gas stations for $0.50-$1.00. Some cars now come with standard USB ports (though for complicated reasons, these tend not to be very good chargers), but your auto manufacturer ...
Thursday, 11 July 2019
8. Electric Mini available next year
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... a 181 hp motor. From Ars Technica: Throughout Mini's 60-year history, the brand has always been about small front-wheel-drive cars, and that continues here. In this case, the front wheels are going to ...
Tuesday, 09 July 2019
Lyft is testing a special line of cars just for riders who use wheelchairs. The ridesharing company announced today that it was piloting a new WAV (wheelchair accessible vehicle) service in Los Angeles ...
Tuesday, 09 July 2019
... drivers but do not directly operate cars) by following them with drones that projected images of fake roadsigns for a 100ms instant -- too short for human perception, but long enough for the autopilot's ...
Saturday, 06 July 2019
VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreement" that will see them ally on more than ...
Friday, 05 July 2019
12. Self-driving car jargon
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Bruce Sterling republishes the acronyms in a recent Daimler white-paper on self-driving cars: Advanced Driver Assistance System Automated Driving System Automotive Safety Integrity Level Automotive ...
Friday, 05 July 2019
Charge's electrified Mustang is controversial. The original, after all, is an automotive icon that many associate with 'American muscle,' a sub-genre of cars that growl loudly and consume ...
Friday, 05 July 2019
BMW and Mercedes started working together on autonomous cars earlier this year, and now they have optimistic plans to deliver them. The automakers announced that they're developing Level 4 self-driving ...
Friday, 05 July 2019
Many existing keyless entry systems aren't secure, but few people are likely to replace their cars just to reduce the chances of a determined thief making off with their ride. Kia UK has an official ...
Thursday, 04 July 2019
AGCOM ha erogato una nuova sanzione da 580 mila euro a Vodafone per scarsa trasparenza per le rimodulazioni di fine 2018. The post Vodafone, multa dall’AGCOM per scarsa trasparenza appeared first ...
Wednesday, 03 July 2019
... made 87,048 electric cars and delivered 95,200 of them duri... Read all  ...
Wednesday, 03 July 2019
... days ago. And to the top we go! from r/IdiotsInCars [via r/IdiotsInCars] Read the rest Read all  ...
Tuesday, 02 July 2019
Intel and a team of automotive companies have teamed up to create new guidelines for autonomous vehicles. The intention of the "Safety First Automated Driving" paper, published today, is to establish ...
Tuesday, 02 July 2019
Apple once dreamed of self-driving cars with retractable bumpers. In 2015, the company filed a patent for "extendable bumpers" with the US Patent and Trademark Office. The patent was published ...
Tuesday, 02 July 2019
Don't be surprised if you hear more of a racket from electric cars in Europe. As of July 1st, new four-wheeled EV models in the European Union require a noise-emitting device (Acoustic Vehicle Alert ...
Sunday, 30 June 2019
Biometric identification has become part of everyday life. We've got facial recognition in airports, cars that can be unlocked just by looking at them, technology that detects a person's unique ...
Thursday, 27 June 2019
Tesla has powered its electric cars using Panasonic's battery cells for years, but it may ready for a greater degree of independence going forward. Employees talking to CNBC claim that Tesla is developing ...
Thursday, 27 June 2019
... in the past 20 years had their evidence sealed, in cases involving "drugs, cars, medical devices and other products." This is just the tip of the iceberg, only tracking federal cases -- the problem is ...
Wednesday, 26 June 2019
25. Jackass drives Lamborghini into a tree
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Research has shown that two kinds of videos are sure to cheer you up. The first kind is baby animals. The second kind is jackasses ruining their $330,000 cars. This video is of the second kind. Image: ...
Wednesday, 26 June 2019