driverless cars

  • Toyota Searches For More Investments In Israeli Auto Tech, Robotics

    After drove a $14 million investment in Intuition Robotics in July, Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp is searching for more interests in Israeli robotics technology and vehicle advances. A startup, which makes robots from the earliest starting point, was the main Israeli investment for Toyota Al Ventures, another $ 100...
  • Vespa’s creators just unveiled a personal cargo robot

    Some representatives of Piaggio Group, the creators of Vespa, have announced just a few days ago an interesting news. They have designed an autonomous robot, programmed to follow you and carry your luggage everywhere. The most stressful thing when going on vacation and having to travel long distances happens...
  • Job-stealing robots: A growing concern

    DAVOS, Switzerland: Open markets and global trade have been blamed for job losses over the last decade, but global CEOs say the real culprits are increasingly machines. And while business leaders gathered at the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos relish the productivity gains technology can bring, they...
  • Canadian Auto Investments Will Reverse Fortunes Unifor

    CANADA — The three big North American automakers have committed to investing more than $1.5 billion in their Canadian operations as a result of contract talks with their unionized workers, a move that Unifor says will revitalize the country’s auto sector. The union, which represents more than 23,000 auto workers...
  • Self-Driving Truck Delivers Budweiser

    Nothing brings a party to a screeching halt like running out of booze. Well, rather than begging your designated driver to go on a beer run, you may be able to call on a self-driving truck to keep the fridge stocked. A self-driving truck, developed by the Uber-owned startup...
  • Chevrolet Camaro ZR1’s record-setting Nurburgring lap

    Chevrolet is trumpeting the speed of the 2017 Camaro ZL1 with a video of it lapping Germany’s famed Nurburgring circuit in under 7min 30sec. In posting a time of 7:29.60, Chevrolet is boasting that it is 11.67 seconds quicker than the previous ZL1’s fast lap. We would expect a...
  • Singapore Trails driverless buses and taxis

    Singapore will soon deploy two driverless buses for short-haul routes with urban traffic patterns, according to Channel NewsAsia, marking the next step for the Land Transport Authority’s (LTA) field tests of driverless mass transit from its initial 2013 project with small shuttles. The buses used will be electric-hybrid units capable...