News tagged ‘cars’
Friday, 13 Jun 2014
In a bold move, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has just declared that the company's patents are "open source" and free for other car manufacturers to use.
Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014
In a bid to increase safety for drivers and pedestrians, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has decreed that all new cars in the U.S. must have rear-view cameras by 2018.
Friday, 28 Feb 2014
Tesla Motors has just announced plans to raise a whopping US$1.6 billion to finance their plans for a giant battery factory that would make it one of the largest producers of lithium ion batteries.
Monday, 17 Feb 2014
According to various rumors, Apple is eager to fuel to growth and is looking at markets outside of consumer technology such as automobiles and medical devices.
Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013
Google and Audi are reportedly working together on an Android-based infotainment system for cars. The companies are likely to announce their plans at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, United States next week. This is according to sources who spoke with the Wall Journal.
Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013
We are at Bangkok, Thailand to check out Pioneer's latest in-car multimedia receivers which offer improved connectivity with iOS and Android smartphones.
Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013
Nissan has just unveiled its Nismo smartwatch concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The smartwatch will allow its wearer to view telemetry and biometric data to help drivers improve their driving performance.
Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013
ZF Friedrichshafen and its partner Levant Power Corp. have created the world's first active suspension system for cars that can generate power.
Friday, 16 Aug 2013
Mercedes-Benz is currently testing integration will Google Glass and says it will offer some form of Google Glass functionality by the time the Glass goes into production.
Monday, 13 May 2013
If the automakers can get behind a unified standard, we could soon be seeing cars with a standard OS that will let us quickly setup our favorite radio stations, GPS and even seat position settings.