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Waymo begins testing self-driving cars in an effort to reassure the public of safety

In an effort to combat public wariness, Waymo is beginning a free ride test for the public in Phoenix, Arizona with their Early Rider Program, using driverless Lexus SUVs and Chrysler Pacifica minivans for the test rides.

May 16, 2017
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Apr
27
2017
Consumer Flying Vehicle Goes on Sale in 2017

Multiple media reports have indicated a new startup is working on the development of a flying car. Kitty Hawk, a startup backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, has created a flying vehicle prototype.

April 27, 2017
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Embark Unveils Self-Driving Truck Technology

Self-driving truck startup Embark has unveiled its technology for the first time, using neural networks and deep learning to teach trucks how to drive themselves through their own processes of practice and trial and error.

March 7, 2017
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2016 Investments In Car Tech Startups Exceeds $1 Billion

There’s no question that the car tech market is growing quickly. According to a report from CB Insights, more than $1 billion was invested in this space in 2016, which marks a 30 percent increase in deal activity over the previous year.

Feb. 23, 2017
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Feb
10
2017
ClearMotion’s Technology Monitors Road Conditions And Adapts In Real Time

ClearMotion is building an alternative chassis for automakers that replaces traditional shock absorbers with digital, software-driven adaptive actuators.

Feb. 10, 2017
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Survey: The Technology That Consumers Want In Today’s Cars

Research indicates that almost half of today’s buyers say they care more about getting the right technology features in a car than they do about its brand or even body style.

Feb. 9, 2017
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The Major Challenges Facing Self-Driving Cars

As the industry races to bring autonomous vehicles to market, many challenges continue to exist, such as consumer acceptance, regulatory issues, and the need for further technological advancements.

Feb. 2, 2017
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Jan
5
2017
Amazon’s Alexa Is Coming To Ford Vehicles

Ford has announced plans to start offering “Alexa in the car” this summer on vehicles equipped with its Sync 3 infotainment system.

Jan. 5, 2017
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Self-Driving Car Technology Growing In Canada

We’ve reported multiple times previously about self-driving cars. While Google and major automakers are testing self-driving technology on the streets of the USA, another self-driving car project is hitting the roads of Canada. According to a CBC report, a self-driving vehicle project is hitting the road in Ontario, Canada. The efforts to get self-driving technology […]

Nov. 30, 2016
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Cars Registry Introduces Dealership-Themed Domains

What is the URL to your dealership website and are you going to change it in the future?

Dec. 16, 2015
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Apr
29
2015
Audi Launches App-Based Car Rental Service

Audi has launched Audi On Demand, which allows consumers to get behind the wheel of an Audi using only their smart phone. The question is, will other automakers follow suit?

April 29, 2015
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Apple Watch Ads Rumored To Have Location Targeting Capabilities

Although there isn’t yet an official release date for the Apple Watch, advertising vendors are already experimenting with a multitude of ways to place ads on users’ wrists in an attempt to ready themselves for the upcoming release of Apple’s wearable device. Mobile ad exchange TapSense announced a product that the company says will allow […]

Jan. 13, 2015
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