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Vivaldi is bringing its web browser to Renault's next generation of cars. The browser will only be accessible while the car is parked to provide more safety to others using roads and paths.
Google has rolled out some improvements to Google Flights and Google Travel to help you find the cheapest flights or even find holidays you can go to without even having to take a flight.
LG has said that it developed the new premium infotainment system inside Mercedes-Benz's 2022 EQS EV sedan. It said that in future it will be working with other car companies on similar solutions.
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Christopher Moore, former Tesla Autopilot software director, has been hired by Apple in order to accelerate efforts of Apple's not-so-secret self-driving car plans codenamed Project Titan.
A report from Reuters suggests that we could see Xiaomi-branded electric cars come to market in the future. It's supposedly talking to Great Wall Motors to use its factory to build the cars.
Ford has announced a multi-year collaboration to modernize its process as well as the technologies used in its vehicles. It aims to offer Android and other Google services in its cars by 2023.
In a first, the California DMV approved Nuro to operate its autonomous delivery services in the streets of California. Nuro plans to kickstart its service in two counties with a fleet of Priuses soon.
In a report, the NTSB found that software flaws were present in a self-driving Uber vehicle that hit a pedestrian in Arizona in March 2018. Uber has since refined the software to improve responses.
From entertainment, music, podcasts, convenience features, security updates, self-driving goodness, and gaming, Software Version 10.0 for Tesla automobiles dabbles in almost everything.
Google took to its blog today in order to promote the upcoming Anker Roav Bolt which is now available for pre-order. The device equips cars with the hands-free Google Assistant via a smartphone.
Tesla has finally made the $35,000 Model 3 available for customers. Following sweeping cuts, and newly announced store closures, the firm was able to make the entry-level vehicle financially viable.
Hyundai has shown of a walking car at CES which will also be able to climb 5ft and jump a 5ft gap. The Elevate is designed for rescue scenarios where traditional cars would not be suitable.
If you thought that you were already using Google Assistant on Android Auto in your car, you were wrong. The firm has stated that the digital assistant will be coming to those in the U.S. this week.
Garmin have teamed up with Amazon to bring Alexa to the car with the new Garmin Speak, a small windshield mounted device that aims to help you get where you are going without taking eyes off the road.
Intel has announced that it will be acquiring Mobileye - a company which develops technology for autonomous vehicles - in an all-cash deal valued at $15.3 billion, priced at $63.54 per share.
Toyota unveiled its first self-driving vehicle this week at its Prius Challenge. The technology will be used in both fully-autonomous self-driving cars and in driver assistance systems.
One interesting booth at CES 2017 was PowerAll, which makes portable batteries that you can use to charge your phone, as well as jump-start your car. Some of them even double as a speaker.
Amazon is also getting into the game of voice assistance in vehicles, and while you can already have Alexa in your home with the Echo or Echo Dot, you'll now be able to take her with you on the move.
Samsung and Tesla have reportedly agreed to work together for the long-term, with the South Korean company building custom chips and processors for the automaker's upcoming self-driving vehicles.
Apple wanted to launch its own self-driving, electric car by early 2020, but the company was forced to scale back its ambitions among in-fighting, market pressure and a "failure of leadership".
Google's co-founder, Larry Page, has big dreams when it comes to the future. He's hoping to create affordable flying cars for the masses so we can all live like George Jetson.
Security researchers have once again proven that we're not prepared for the internet of things, as they took control over Mitsubishi's Outlander PHEV SUV thanks to a bad Wi-Fi connection and password.
Microsoft has come out and said that the company is not looking to build its own self-driving car. Instead the company will be responsible for the software and services behind such vehicles.
A new reporting looking at Apple's R&D spending points towards large sums of money being diverted to the rumored Apple Car. Analysts also believe Apple will adopt a ride-sharing revenue model.
A number of high-profile companies, including Google, Ford and Uber have come together to form a lobbying and advocacy group, in an effort to speed up regulation and adoption of self-driving cars.
Microsoft has been working with auto engineering company IAV to develop a self-driving car system that can talk to your smartphone or other connected devices, to ensure passenger and road safety.
Car manufacturers are using mobile technologies that power our smartphones every day, so it will come as no surprise that Ford is adopting another mobile tech - Gorilla Glass - to improve performance.
A police officer in Mountain View, California, pulled over Google's prototype self-driving car for "driving too slowly" in a relatively speedier traffic zone.
In an astonishingly hostile remark today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk concluded that Apple is the place for those who can't make it at Tesla, jokingly referring to it as the 'Tesla graveyard'.
Apple's self-driving car appears to be moving right along, with a new report claiming that the company is seeking a secret location to test their ongoing automotive development efforts.
Apple is reportedly working on a car project, codenamed Titan. And ever since this came to light months ago, the company has continued to hire top talent from the US and Europe.
For the first time, Google's autonomous vehicles have been involved in an accident that hurt humans. Not surprisingly though, the autonomous car wasn't at fault - a distracted human driver was.
Overtaking a long truck can be difficult-- and dangerous. In line with this, Samsung plans to install cameras on trucks that show the driver's view, so it can be seen whether it's safe to pass or not.
NASA has debuted its remote driving electric vehicle. The Modular Robotic Vehicle (MRV) has some fantastic features, but don't expect it to hit show floors any time soon.
The rumors have been flying around that Apple is said to be working on a car and now a reputable source is saying that the timeframe for release is the year 2020 which is not that far away.
After some earlier rumors surrounding Apple's car project, we now have a trustworthy report which says the company is working on an electric vehicle and is indeed looking to compete with Tesla.
A new report claims that Apple is indeed working on a car project and that the company is actually looking to compete with Tesla in some form or another: self-driving cars, EVs or simply CarPlay?
Are self-driving cars a hazard to the public? Apparently a large sector of the British public believes so, a survey states. The results also reveal some interesting stats regarding the topic.