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Waymo teams up with Renault, Nissan on robotaxis outside US  ABC NEWS · 54 minutes
Google's driverless car spinoff joins forces with Renault, Nissan to work on its first ride-hailing service outside the US more
Self-driving car startup Argo AI is giving researchers free access to its HD maps  TechCrunch · 6 hours
Argo AI is releasing curated data along with high-definition maps to researchers for free, the latest company in the autonomous... more
Why all standard black Tesla cars are about to cost $1,000 more  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Tesla will start charging $1,000 for its once-standard black paint color next month, according to a tweet Wednesday by CEO Elon Musk, the latest... more
Score a new Veckle phone mount for your car for just $6  Windows Central · 13 hours
Phone mounts are essential for every vehicle. They let you see your GPS and music apps while keeping your phone out of arm's reach,... more
Survey: Owners having problems with driver-assist systems  ABC NEWS · 13 hours
As auto companies continue to fix buggy touch-screen infotainment systems, a survey of new-vehicle buyers has found there's a different technology posing problems: driver assist systems such as automatic emergency braking more
Fisker teases solar roof for upcoming electric SUV - Roadshow  CNET · 15 hours
The Fisker Karma had a solar panel in the roof, too, so this shouldn't come as a surprise. more
Humanising Autonomy pulls in $5M to help self-driving cars keep an eye on pedestrians  TechCrunch · 16 hours
Pretty much everything about making a self-driving car is difficult, but among the most difficult parts is making sure the... more
CMU researchers use computer vision to see around corners  TechCrunch · 16 hours
Future autonomous vehicle and other machine intelligence systems might not need line-of-sight to gather incredibly detailed image data: New research from Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Toronto and University... more
Geely is turning to Zenuity as its self-driving software supplier  TechCrunch · 17 hours
China-based Zhejiang Geely Holdings is tapping Zenuity, the joint venture between Volvo and Swedish technology company Veoneer, as its preferred driver assistance and autonomous vehicle software supplier for... more
Monster Jam takes trucks to new heights - Roadshow  CNET · 17 hours
Monster trucks are about more than car-crushing craziness. The modern crop of monsters are packed with tons of engineering and tech to really make them fly. more
These are the best Ethernet switches money can buy  Windows Central · 18 hours
Managed switches are networking hubs that allow you to hook up a number of devices to a network and manipulate how traffic is controlled. Think of a managed switch (in... more
Plastic pollution and the climate crisis are symptoms of the same disease  CBC · 19 hours
As much as eight per cent of global oil goes directly to plastic production — an estimate that excludes the transportation of single-use plastics... more
Lead paint halts refit work inside Canada's oldest coast guard vessel  CBC · 19 hours
Workers doing maintenance on the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Hudson in St. John's have... more
Updated 2019 Nissan Murano is still a safe SUV selection video - Roadshow  CNET · 19 hours
The 2019 Platinum refresh of Nissan's third-generation midsize SUV brings a sharper look and new safety features. more
2019 Honda Ridgeline review: Light duty, heavy punch - Roadshow  CNET · 22 hours
Honda's midsize pickup truck may have car roots, but that only contributes to the Ridgeline's alluring blend of capability and practicality. more
Uber Threatens to Withdraw From Austria  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Currently, different rules apply to taxis and rental cars in Austria. Uber is classified as a rental car service and can set its own prices. more
Google will start attributing lyrics in its search results to their third-party providers  TechCrunch · 1 day
Earlier this week, music lyrics repository Genius accused Google of lifting lyrics and posting them on its search platform. Genius told the... more
2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 promises powerful performance - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
With 414 horsepower on tap from its 4.0-liter flat-six engine, it should hustle like no other. more
Honda just restored a 1961 Chevy truck perfectly - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
The truck is modeled after those used to deliver motorcycles to dealers in American Honda's early days. more
For pen testing firm IOActive, security is cultural not transactional  TechCrunch · 1 day
IOActive may not be a household name but you almost certainly know its work. The Seattle-headquartered company has been behind some of the most breathtaking hacks in the... more
Sex toy company sues MTA over rejected ads  THE VERGE · 1 day
Dame is suing New York’s public transit agency for refusing to run subway ads for its women-focused sex toys. The... more
New tech to help you survive the second car crash - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
Airbags, brakes and sensors are getting wise to the danger of the crash after the crash. more
SafeAI raises $5M to develop and deploy autonomy for mining and construction vehicles  TechCrunch · 2 days
Startup SafeAI, powered by a founding talent team with experience across Apple, Ford and Caterpillar, is emerging from stealth today with a... more
Cruise is sharing its data visualization tool with robotics geeks everywhere  TechCrunch · 2 days
Cruise is sharing a software platform with roboticists that was initially created to give its own engineers a better understanding of the petabytes of data generated... more
Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful  TechCrunch · 2 days
YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup truck. Instead, she bought a Tesla Model... more
YouTuber Simone Giertz transformed a Tesla Model 3 into a pickup truck  THE VERGE · 2 days
Simone Giertz was tired of waiting for Elon Musk to unveil his new Tesla pickup truck, so she decided to make one herself. The... more
Domino's Will Start Delivering Pizzas via an Autonomous Robot This Fall  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
For months now, the robotics company Nuro has been using electric, self-driving vehicles to deliver groceries to Kroger customers in Phoenix and Houston. more
Where's the best place to buy the Razer Kraken X?  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: The best place to grab the new Razer Kraken X right now is from Razer's own store. Get it now: Razer Kraken X ($50 at Razer)... more
Volvo Partners Nvidia to Develop AI for Driverless Vehicles  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Volvo is joining forces with Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, the companies said on Tuesday. more
Two Sigma leads $12m series A for expert knowledge network NewtonX  TechCrunch · 2 days
Knowledge is the fuel of business. Every decision requires a full understanding of the data underlying it, and that means reaching out not only to an... more
Volvo teams up with Nvidia to develop self-driving commercial and industrial trucks  TechCrunch · 2 days
Volvo and Nvidia announced a new partnership today aimed at developing the next-generation decision-making engine for Volvo Group’s fully autonomous commercial trucks and industrial... more
The BMW Z4 M40i is an ideal companion for a stunning road video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
We may have found one of the best roads ever to take the new BMW Z4 M40i for... more
2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid: A new way to haul video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
Ford adds an electrified version of its popular three-row SUV for 2020 with a new platform and all kinds of tech. more
The rise of the gig economy helps London-based insurtech Zego to raise $42M  TechCrunch · 2 days
A couple of years ago London-based startup Zego realised gig-economy workers would need insurance, and went on to raise a very healthy... more
BMW X3 M Competition is a wolf in a crossover's clothing - Roadshow  CNET · 2 days
A crossover SUV with 503 horsepower? Yes, it's a reality, and at a glance you'd never know it. more
Next-generation Astro A50 headset goes up for preorder  Windows Central · 2 days
Get those preorders in. What you need to know During E3 2019, Astro unveiled a new generation of its A50 Wireless Headset and Base Station. It costs $300 and is expected to... more
Waymo’s self-driving Jaguar I-Pace vehicles are now testing on public roads  TechCrunch · 3 days
A little more than a year ago, Waymo surprised the industry and announced that its next big move in the world of autonomous vehicles would be... more
India’s Bounce raises $72 million to grow its electric scooters business  TechCrunch · 3 days
Bounce, a Bangalore-based startup that offers thousands of electric scooters for rent in India, has raised $72 million to accelerate its bid to impact how people... more
2020 Polestar 1 first drive review: Powering the future - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
This is the first production car from fledgling electric sports car manufacturer Polestar, and while its Volvo DNA is evident throughout, this car is unlike anything... more
Polestar 1: World's first drive in Sweden video - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
Join us on a trip to Polestar HQ for our first chance behind the wheel of the car that is defining a new brand in electrified motoring. more
2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M first drive review: The modern shape of M - Roadshow  CNET · 3 days
BMW’s latest high-performance M cars aren’t cars at all, they’re crossovers. And with 503... more
American Airlines now offers satellite-based Wi-Fi access across its mainline fleet  TechCrunch · 3 days
American Airlines, the world’s largest airline by fleet size and passenger traffic, has finished rolling out satellite-based broadband Wi-Fi to its entire mainline narrowbody fleet of... more
New Hampshire installs first historical marker to honor computer programming  THE VERGE · 4 days
New Hampshire has installed what appears to be the first historical highway marker honoring computer programming,... more
Meet TezLab, the Fitbit for Tesla vehicles  TechCrunch · 5 days
Some of the best real-time insights into Tesla and its global fleet of electric vehicles — outside the confines of its Silicon Valley headquarters — might be through the lens of TezLab, a tiny... more
These are the very best sleeves you'll find for Dell's XPS 15  Windows Central · 5 days
You dropped a bunch of cash on a fancy new Dell XPS 15 and now you're looking at this beautiful notebook and wondering how... more
The best used car deals in 2019 - Roadshow  CNET · 6 days
A new study reveals the current best deals on slightly used cars. more
Hand sanitizer will kill germs, but it could also kill your car’s interior - Roadshow  CNET · 6 days
A majority of the stuff on your skin isn't exactly great to slather on materials like leather. more
Last day to save $100 on tickets to TC Sessions: Mobility 2019  TechCrunch · 6 days
This is it. The final call for all the mobility and transportation startuppers who want to save a solid Benjamin on their ticket to... more
Volvo’s sporty looking Vera self-driving electric truck will go to work in Sweden  TechCrunch · 6 days
The Vera autonomous, electric truck from Volvo’s trucking subsidiary is not what you might expect in a transport truck – it looks... more
Charlottetown company aims to build zero-emissions Lake Ontario ferry  CBC · 6 days
A Charlottetown company is one of 10 that's been awarded money from Transport Canada's new $2.4 million clean... more
2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo is a 550-horsepower super-SUV - Roadshow  CNET · 6 days
The ultimate Cayenne is as poised and powerful as any other car with a Porsche crest on its hood. more
Uber Rides Get Cheaper With New Bajaj Qute Car on UberXS  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Uber has launched a new ride-hailing service in Bengaluru that will use miniature gas-powered cars called Qute to win over commuters stressed out by the sprawling... more
The super-tough drones and robots going where we can't  BBC · 6 days
How do you build unmanned vehicles that can withstand extreme temperatures, pressures and terrains? more
This new Honda e detail suggests it’s going to be fun to drive  TechCrunch · 6 days
New details keep trickling out about the Honda e, the compact electric vehicle that’s coming to market in spring 2020, from pop-out... more
Florida law to allow autonomous cars _ when they're ready  ABC NEWS · 6 days
When they're finally ready for prime time, self-driving vehicles without humans will be allowed to operate in Florida more
Tesla’s in-car touchscreens are getting YouTube support  TechCrunch · 6 days
Tesla has consistently been adding software to its in-car touchscreen infotainment displays – including sometimes things that probably leave a lot of people scratching their heads. During a special Q&A today at annual gaming... more
Tesla is bringing the ‘Fallout Shelter’ game to its cars  TechCrunch · 6 days
As part of the gaming option for Tesla’s cars, Todd Howard, the director of Bethesda Games, said that the company’s “Fallout Shelter” game will be coming to Tesla... more
New tech to help you survive the second car crash - Roadshow
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Augmented reality is coming to your car - Roadshow
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YouTuber Simone Giertz transformed a Tesla Model 3 into a pickup truck
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Mattel Launches New Hot Wheels 'id' Smart Track Kit and NFC Cars Exclusively at Apple Stores
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Man of Medan’s creators hold ‘death meetings’ to find the best way to kill characters
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2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo review: The performance SUV par excellence - Roadshow
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DJI’s newest drone is a $499 tank meant to teach kids how to code
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The biggest news from Elon Musk’s Tesla shareholder meeting
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Skoda's Karoq Velo concept car has a built-in washing machine and drone - Roadshow
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Overcrowd forces you to think about transit design in a different way
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Ford and Roush built a WW2 tribute Mustang called Old Crow for charity - Roadshow
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World View keeps one of its high-altitude balloons afloat for a full 16 days
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DJI’s most advanced drone yet comes with its own van and film crew
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Ferrari’s first plug-in hybrid can go from 0–62 mph in 2.5 seconds
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Finally, the Blade Runner/Volvo Trucks crossover you never knew you wanted - Roadshow
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Watch Cruise’s self-driving cars perform 1,400 unprotected left turns in 24 hours
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SpaceX successfully launches first 60 satellites in massive Starlink internet constellation
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Rod Emory's 1960 Porsche 356 RSR is the 356's final form - Roadshow
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Watch SpaceX launch the first 60 satellites in massive Starlink internet constellation
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Mercedes and Matchbox are showing girls that it's OK to play with cars - Roadshow
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