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Tags results for 'vehicle'

Amazon is looking to leap to 30 minute delivery with Prime Air drones

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Dec, 2013 03:04 AM
by AlexMuller
The company has been working on the "octocopter" project in secret for months in efforts to ramp up its competition against its rivals.

Google is everywhere in technology with game changing potential

Posted in Business on 6th Dec, 2013 12:47 AM
by AlexMuller
The Google Founders are making well funded attempts to conquer big technological challenges. Success in these major endeavors will alter the trajectory of the future of humanity.

Google’s new self-driving car prototype foregoes steering wheel, mirrors, & pedals

Posted in Software on 28th May, 2014 11:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Google showed off a prototype for a new self-driving car today that does away with key features of the cars we know and see everyday.

The taxi industry heard Google’s & Uber’s driverless car plans. They’re not happy

Posted in Business on 30th May, 2014 07:38 PM
by AlexMuller
First, Google unveils a driverless car. Then, Uber chief Travis Kalanick says driverless cars are the future and drivers are not.

Elon Musk says Flying Cars are easy and he will probably make some for fun and 2 or 3 submarine cars

Posted in Hardware on 14th Jun, 2014 01:11 AM
by AlexMuller
“Maybe we’ll make a flying car, just for fun,” said Elon Musk.

Google to Outsource Driverless Car Manufacturing

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Dec, 2014 12:02 AM
by AlexMuller
Google's electric driverless car won't be made by the giant itself, with the company asking car makers to come aboard the project and help build the fleet instead.

Within 4 years, Google hopes to have its autonomous vehicles commercially available and citizens in the U.S. regularly riding

Posted in Software on 31st Aug, 2015 10:53 PM
by AlexMuller
Google is bringing its autonomous vehicles to Austin for testing.

Google reveals plans to increase production of self-driving cars

Posted in Business on 14th Sep, 2015 09:50 AM
by AlexMuller
Head of policy for GoogleX hints it could possibly move towards mass manufacturing of fully autonomous prototypes, ahead of road tests in Austin.

Google Driverless Car Unit Will Target Uber As Part Of Alphabet's Growing Portfolio Of Moonshots

Posted in Business on 16th Dec, 2015 10:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Google's driverless car hopes find its way into corporate parks and college campuses.

Driverless car rules perplexing, says Google

Posted in Software on 18th Dec, 2015 04:52 PM
by AlexMuller
Google has criticised the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in California for insisting driverless cars must have a fully licensed driver behind the wheel.

Salt-Infused Tarmac Could Keep Roads Ice-Free

Posted in Science on 20th Dec, 2015 06:17 PM
by AlexMuller
What if roads already had salt built right into them? They’d be able to prevent slick conditions from occurring, well before the risk of an accident.

GPS tracking down to the centimeter

Posted in Hardware on 12th Feb, 2016 08:49 PM
by AlexMuller
The technology will enable centimeter-level accuracy location data through their mobiles and wearables, without increasing the demand for processing power.

Google says it bears 'some responsibility' after self-driving car hit bus; no injuries reported

Posted in Software on 1st Mar, 2016 01:20 PM
by AlexMuller
The crash may be the first case of one of Google's autonomous cars hitting another vehicle and making an error.

Google, Uber and others form self-driving car lobby to shape US policy

Posted in Business on 27th Apr, 2016 01:22 PM
by AlexMuller
Google, Uber, Lyft, Ford and Volvo, all developing self-driving car technology, have formed a lobbying group to take on regulation of autonomous vehicles.

Google and Fiat Chrysler may team up to build self-driving cars

Posted in Business on 30th Apr, 2016 01:57 PM
by AlexMuller
Google has said that it does not want to build self-driving vehicles on its own and has explored alliances with auto companies.

India launches mini space shuttle

Posted in Hardware on 23rd May, 2016 11:21 AM
by AlexMuller
India has launched an unmanned model space shuttle, joining the race to develop reusable spacecraft.

The Blind Have High Hopes for Self-Driving Cars

Posted in Business on 14th Oct, 2016 02:25 PM
by AlexMuller
Advocates for the visually impaired are talking to companies and legislators about developing vehicles they will be able to drive independently.

Self driving minivans from Google and Tesla has version 2 of autopilot

Posted in Hardware on 9th Jan, 2017 05:50 PM
by AlexMuller
Google's new fully self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans are here. Waymo, Google's self-driving spin-off, says they will be hitting the road at the end of January 2017.

How Will Driverless Cars Disrupt the Transportation Industry?

Posted in Hardware on 12th Jan, 2017 05:59 PM
by Megan Ray Nichols
Autonomous vehicles (AVs) are still relatively new and the technology is still developing, but driverless cars are already beginning to change the transportation industry.

Google's self-driving firm sues Uber

Posted in Business on 25th Feb, 2017 04:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Uber is being sued for stealing trade secrets and technology from Google.

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