- News tagged "cars"
Monday, 27 Jul 2015
Chrysler has just announced that it is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles after two hackers show that they could remote control a Jeep Cherokee via its Internet-connected entertainment system.
Tuesday, 12 May 2015
Google has reported that its self-driving cars have covered over 1.7 million miles in total and were involved in 11 accidents, but none were its cars' fault.
Monday, 11 May 2015
Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne just confirmed that he met with Apple CEO Tim Cook to discuss about the tech giant's "intervention" in the automotive space.
Saturday, 11 Apr 2015
A four-year long $22 million trial using wireless technology that allows vehicles to detect other vehicles in blind spots will soon be tried out on the campus of Nanyang Technological University.
Monday, 16 Feb 2015
A week or so ago, Apple-leased cars packed with sensors and cameras were spotting roaming the streets, and now rumors are rife that Apple is possibly working on a self-driving or electric car that could "give Tesla a run for its money."
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.