• Apple Car: Secret Berlin Lab Details Emerge

    Apple Car: Secret Berlin Lab Details Emerge

    The Apple Car is expected to be a small electric vehicle that is anticipated to hit the market sometime between 2019 and 2020, according to Frankfurter Allgemeine.While the Apple Car, or iCar, as the German publication calls it, will initially be only an electric vehicle, driverless capabilities are anticipated to be added later, the report noted.
  • Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2012

    Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2012

    Such systems perform safety-related maneuvers designed to avoid collisions, Gill Pratt, Toyota Research Institute (TRI) CEO, told Reuters.[Forget self-driving cars.
  • Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2012

    Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2012

    In the years leading up to 2021, Toyota expects to add driver assistance systems into its vehicles.[Forget self-driving cars.
  • Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2021

    Toyota Aims For AI Car Features By 2021

    In the years leading up to 2021, Toyota expects to add driver assistance systems into its vehicles.[Forget self-driving cars.
  • Self-Driving Cars Coming to Boston

    Self-Driving Cars Coming to Boston

    The MIT spin-off will put its self-driving Renault Zoe electric vehicle on the road in the Seaport section of the city before year's end.During the road trials, nuTonomy's software is expected to learn local signage and road markings, as well as build on behavioral knowledge gained during recent trials in Singapore.
  • Mediatek Dives Into Cars, Head-End First

    Mediatek Dives Into Cars, Head-End First

    First, it'll roll out some chips for infotainment and telematics solutions, the sort of in-dash and in-seat stuff you see in today's cars.Those will probably use Mediatek's low-cost, low-power smartphone chipsets, the kind of things we've been seeing in a lot of recent Android tablets and smartphones.
  • Jupiter: 2025 Before Driverless Vehicles Are Prevalent

    Jupiter: 2025 Before Driverless Vehicles Are Prevalent

    Jupiter Research tried to answer the question, given the experimentation with driverless vehicles, when will it gain traction?For that matter the electronic display systems of one driverless vehicle will very likely be connected to those of other vehicles.
  • Jupiter: 2025 Before Driverless Vehicles Are Prevalent

    Jupiter: 2025 Before Driverless Vehicles Are Prevalent

    Jupiter Research tried to answer the question, given the experimentation with driverless vehicles, when will it gain traction?For that matter the electronic display systems of one driverless vehicle will very likely be connected to those of other vehicles.
  • Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact

    Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact

    Jupiter Research tried to answer the question, given the experimentation with driverless vehicles, when will it gain traction?For that matter the electronic display systems of one driverless vehicle will very likely be connected to those of other vehicles.
  • Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact

    Driverless Vehicles & The IT Impact

    Jupiter Research tried to answer the question, given the experimentation with driverless vehicles, when will it gain traction?For that matter the electronic display systems of one driverless vehicle will very likely be connected to those of other vehicles.
  • Autonomous Ubers Now Picking People Up in San Francisco

    Autonomous Ubers Now Picking People Up in San Francisco

    The ride-sharing firm launched its self-piloted cars in Pittsburgh this fall, each with a "driver" along for the ride in case of emergency.Now, it's returning to its hometown with a fleet of Volvo XC90 self-driving cars (and those safety drivers), which will be offered to those requesting an uberX when available.
  • Canada Gets Self-Driving Cars Thanks To... BlackBerry?

    Canada Gets Self-Driving Cars Thanks To... BlackBerry?

    The company on Monday announced plans to open a center for autonomous vehicle research in Ottawa, Ontario.There, software engineers will work on a pilot project to test a BlackBerry-powered self-driving car on public roads, thanks to a recently-awarded permit from the provincial government.
  • Ford's Crib Concept Tricks Babies Into Falling Asleep

    Ford's Crib Concept Tricks Babies Into Falling Asleep

    Or, you could put her in a concept crib from Ford.Everything is controlled via a smartphone app, so once your baby finally does conk out, you can turn off the lights, sound, and motion.
  • Full Android to Arrive in Cars Within 2 Years

    Full Android to Arrive in Cars Within 2 Years

    No, not Android Auto, the interface that allows you to project parts of your phone's screen on an in-dash display—that's already in many cars on the road today.And it is luxury vehicles where Android, like most new technology in the car industry, will first appear.
  • Any car can rock Android Auto or CarPlay with Pioneer’s latest in-dash receivers

    Any car can rock Android Auto or CarPlay with Pioneer’s latest in-dash receivers

    The entry-level $400 deck sports CarPlay and upgraded sound, as well as a new single-DIN option for those with classic cars and exotic sports cars.And with more widespread legislation on the way, Apple’s CarPlay and Android Auto are becoming increasingly valuable tools for staying connected while on the road.
  • Newest Mercedes Factory Will Churn Out Batteries

    Newest Mercedes Factory Will Churn Out Batteries

    German auto giant Daimler, owner of Mercedes-Benz, is putting the finishing touches on a new factory for churning out electric car batteries that will rival the sprawling and mostly-completed Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada.Daimler's plant, built on a 50-acre site near the eastern German city of Dresden, is scheduled to open next year and will double the company's battery production capacity.