People can be divided into three groups when it comes to car ownership and driving: those who love it and wouldn't have it any other way; those who hate it and think that owning an automobile is.. Business Insider
Sept. 29 -- Karl Schlicht, executive vice president at Toyota Motor Europe, discusses hybrid vehicle sales in Europe, development of electric vehicles, and the future of mobility and driverless cars... Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
Uber’s chief product officer, Jeff Holden, sat down with Kara Swisher of Recode’s at the Nantucket Conference this week telling her that the company is looking into VTOL aircrafts to provide lifts.. Source: Wochit Tech -
Ever wish your car could let you know if you’ll make that light? A new project called Active Aurora might be able to do just that. Scientists at the University of Alberta are using wireless devices.. Source: HuffPost Canada Trends -
The Obama administration is due to unveil a policy framework to govern the development of self-driving cars.
Manufactures will be well aware that the move signals a green light for driverless.. Source: euronews (in English) -
Sept. 20 -- Self-Driving Coalition for Safer Street's David Strickland discusses the government's new policy for driverless cars and the good and bad points of the guidelines. He speaks to.. Source: Bloomberg Global Business -
DETROIT (AP) — Former Indy Racing League driver Sam Schmidt has done a lot in the 16 years since an accident left him paralyzed from the neck down. On Wednesday, Schmidt is set to receive the first.. SFGate Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
And the naysayers nayed...
First a Tesla crashes, tragically killing its occupant/owner/"driver" while it was on autopilot
The Falcon 9 rocket exploded early on September 1,.. Huffington Post
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This past April, experts from 87 countries gathered for a summit in Geneva on "Killer Robots." These state party representatives to the United Nations Convention.. Huffington Post
Suddenly the era of driverless cars seems very near indeed. Uber began testing driverless cars in Pittsburgh last week, and this week, the Obama administration endorsed the push to develop these.. L.A. Times
Self-driving cars are coming.
Tesla is aiming to have a fully driverless car ready by 2018, and Uber recently kicked off a pilot in Pittsburgh where select users can hail a ride in a self-driving.. Business Insider
It should come as no surprise that the rise of electric vehicles has broad implications for the price of oil.
Now, you'd think that as more of the cars on the road are powered by batteries rather.. Business Insider
Since the start of 2016, automakers, tech companies, and ride-hailing services have been racing to create a driverless taxi service. This service would mirror how an Uber works today, but there.. Business Insider
Uber made a big move last week when it introduced its self-driving cars to the public as part its Pittsburgh pilot.
The ability for a select few to hail a self-driving Uber is arguably the biggest.. Business Insider
Users of ride-hailing firm Grab will be able to book driverless cars from Friday as it partners with a start-up testing the technology in Singapore, just days after rival Uber debuted its self-driving.. Newsmax
Drones are about as constant on modern terrain as driverless cars. Their use remains embryonic, but they are expected to take on even more demanding roles at some news outlets in months to come. At.. TVNewsCheck