Posts Tagged autonomous cars

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Tesla Ranked #1 For Safety Feature Availability Via Edmunds

Despite Tesla having long-time update issues with its Autopilot 2.0 software, it’s still significantly ahead of the pack when it comes to what safety features are offered and available. According to Bloomberg, Edmunds refers specifically to autonomous safety features in this assessment, but those are the true features of tomorrow,…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 13

UK Bill Would Make Chargers Mandatory At Gas Stations

UK’s Department for Transport has announced a plan to require the installation of charging points for electric vehicle at motorway service stations, and at larger gas stations. There is already some 11,500 charging points in the UK today (mostly AC), but several thousand more located at gas stations would be…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 16

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Everything There Is To Know About The Tesla Network

WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM THE TESLA NETWORK? The revolution that will soon transform the world’s transportation system centers around four parallel and mutually-reinforcing trends: electrification, autonomy, connectivity and new ownership models. When it comes to megatrend #4 – new ownership models – the prime movers have been Uber and…

5 months ago by EVANNEX 27

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Steve Jobs Would Be Proud Of Tesla … Apple’s And Google’s Strategy Differs

TESLA’S ECOSYSTEM STRATEGY DIFFERS FROM AUTOMOTIVE PROJECTS SURFACING AT APPLE AND GOOGLE This week, reports emerged that Google and Apple formed alliances with rental car companies, Avis and Hertz. Both of these tech giants are revealing more about their strategies to become part of a self-driving, car sharing future. However, their disparate tactics contradict Elon Musk’s…

7 months ago by EVANNEX 18

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Tesla Shot Down Uber’s Self-Driving Partnership Idea

Travis Kalanick, CEO of Uber, shared that he pitched an Uber/Tesla partnership, but Elon Musk wasn’t a fan. A new book entitled Wild Ride, written by Adam Lashinsky of Fortune magazine, contains the information divulged by Kalanick. Reportedly, Kalanick reached out to Musk after Apple invested $1 billion in China’s top-tier ride-sharing company Didi…

8 months ago by Steven Loveday 3

Wireless Charging And Autonomous Electric Cars Go Hand-In Hand

The 4th International Electric Vehicle Expo, which was held in March in South Korea, brings a few important conclusions made on the state (and future) of wireless charging technology, and autonomous driving. The main consideration is that autonomous electric vehicles are interdependent with wireless charging. For the future of truly…

10 months ago by Mark Kane 14