CES 2018 was the war of digital assistants. Alexa made it clear in 2017 that she was going anywhere and in 2018 Google painted Las Vegas with its intentions to take her down. But what about Cortana?Larry Dignan over on ZDNet proclaimed that CES [...]
It’s not a stretch to imagine that an autonomous vehicle is going to need to have autonomy. ZF is imaging a future where the car is able to pay for goods and services on its own.To imagine a world where the car requires autonomy, think of [...]
Aptiv and Lyft have teamed up to give CES 2018 attendees self-driving taxi rides to 20 pre-programmed destinations throughout Las Vegas. A fleet of eight Aptiv BMW 5 Series sedans will shuttle passengers around Jan. 9-12.
China has an opportunity to set the standard for Autonomous Drive. China is the world’s largest market for automotive and with their ability to dictate legislation their decision could easily sway the market.One of the biggest hurdles for [...]
The average car is only in use 5% of the time, with the number of megacities set to grow from 31 to 41 by 2030, which will house 9% of the global population. The time has come where we need to rethink the concept of car ownership.Hong Kong is [...]
The cars of the future, though, are more than simple mechanical machines. They’re computers, and they’re connected to other computers. As data becomes more important to the auto industry, VW is working to advance its ability to [...]
1 in 5 accidents happen in a parking lot, so collision avoidance in tight spaces should be welcome by those of hate parking and those wishing to avoid being hit! Audi imagine’s a world where you just step out of the car and use your [...]
As the internet enters everything we have to question if our smart devices are in fact getting smarter. There is no doubt that AI and autonomous drive have the potential to make our roads safer but what would our relationship with the [...]
When you think of car technology the engine has long been the focal point of automotive. However, the pervasiveness of the Smartphone has elevated our expectations of how we interface with information. Audi is bridging the divide between the car [...]
It’s easy to think of copy cat gadgets and cheaply made products when you think of China, but this is a thing of the past. However, there is one element from Chinese production culture that remains at odds with the future of automotive.