Self-driving cars news stories - Page 2
15,000 Aussies participate in APAC's largest cartech survey
More than 15,000 Victorian motorists participated in one of the world’s largest surveys of attitudes toward self-driving cars...
Samsung produces new storage system for driverless cars
"We are taking a major step in accelerating the introduction of next-generation ADAS and automotive infotainment systems..."
Waymo and Intel collaborate on self-driving car technology
One of the big promises of artificial intelligence is our driverless future...
Self-driving vehicles launch in NZ – thanks in part to government
Self-driving vehicles could be on New Zealand’s roads sooner than you think, after a company dedicated to the cause launched in Christchurch.
Four areas key to the success of autonomous vehicles
Gartner expects multiple launches of autonomous vehicles around 2020...
Ford’s US$1 billion artificial intelligence startup: Everything you need to know about Argo AI
“The next decade will be defined by the automation of the automobile, and autonomous cars will have a significant impact on society..."
Become a certified self-driving car engineer from the comfort of your couch
New Zealand's first micro-credential, a self-driving car engineering programme is to be delivered online by Udacity...
Kiwi company spearheads legalisation of self-driving vehicles in Australia and New Zealand
A Kiwi company is establishing itself at the front of the pack in the race to help legalise self-driving vehicles...
Transform your mundane car into a self-driving vehicle with Drive.ai
Self-driving vehicles may not be as far-fetched as originally anticipated with the technology being developed by Drive.ai...
Will autonomous vehicles make us insane?
According to an MIT study, public trust in full automation appears to be declining...
Feel sad, drive fast: Artificial intelligence lets your car respond to how you feel
The AI considers the driver's voice, facial expression and eyesight direction to determine their emotional state and respond to it...
Acura runs its first augmented reality race
Behind the wheel of a 2018 TLX A-Spec, drivers competed for the fastest overall time, using just an AR visor...
Car or Camera? Photographer uses Volvo’s XC60 SUV to take spectacular pictures
Prize-winning photographer takes Volvo’s new SUV and uses it as a camera...
Volvo discovers that kangaroos confuse their self-driving car
Volvo research teams are still struggling to solve this uniquely Australian problem.
Ford announces new AI and robotics research team
The new research team is focused on making self-driving cars a reality within the near future.
AI and self-driving cars: Could this be the future of road safety?
“Vehicles operating under Level 4 automation will monitor the driving environment and will maintain control even if the driver does not intervene."
Intel: Autonomous driving will spark new 'space race' worth $7 Trillion
Intel says companies need to wake up to the opportunity stream that will emerge when cars become the most powerful mobile data generating devices.
Elon Musk expects Tesla self-driving cars within 2 years
Futurists’ lord and saviour Elon Musk spoke at TEDTalk in Vancouver recently, on a range of topics covering Tesla’s plans for the future.
Film Review: The Fate of the Furious
I for one hope to see this series run until the wheels fall off.
Hundreds of driverless cars headed to Kiwi roads
"The government has done a good job of opening up the opportunity for testing this technology in NZ but we are certainly not leading the world."
Driving development: Autonomous Uber rides could be coming soon, says Volvo
Uber and Volvo have bold plans to develop autonomous cars for their fleet, in a $411 million joint venture that will use AD and driverless tech.
More Tesla crashes muddy Autopilot's waters: Are drivers just too careless?
Another Tesla crash has prompted more calls about the controversial Autopilot system to be renamed after Model X crashed in Pennsylvania.
Fatal "autopilot" car crash puts Tesla's life on the line
Tesla speaks out about the first fatal self-driving car crash. What's wrong with Tesla? Is it the tech or is it breeding over-reliant drivers?
Self-driving cars: Great for safety, but they'll lose the insurance industry $20 billion
The new self-driving cars will be good for road safety, but will hurt the vehicle insurance industry, cutting US$20 billion from insurance premiums.