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4 min August 31, 2015 in

Building a Fake City for the Purpose of Testing Self-Driving Cars

You know how many TV shows like Friends or Seinfeld take place in a fake city? If you’ve ever seen one of those behind-the-scenes episodes from TV, then you would know that, although it may look like a real city and a real coffee shop, those places that the main characters hang out in are actually fake. Hollywood …

4 min August 12, 2015 in

Are Driverless Trucks Going to Be a Reality?

This is something we were all wondering: When would vehicle manufacturers make the jump from driverless cars to driverless trucks? At first, it might not seem like a great idea because of the numerous implications. However, you need to understand that this desire to move on to larger vehicles has been born out of necessity. …

4 min August 8, 2015 in

What Features Do Google’s Self-Driving Cars Have in Store for Us?

Since their initial release, Google’s self-driving cars have been constantly updated, from design to technical features. By now, Google’s cars have driven around 1.7 million miles and have been involved in 11 minor accidents. These are the facts, but what about the features? There are plenty things to say and we’re going to take a look at …

5 min August 4, 2015 in

Driverless Cars Might Significantly Reduce Emissions

There is no denying that today’s society is getting more and more eco-friendly as time passes. Of course, this definitely comes as good news for everyone because it will lead to an improved quality of life. However, it also comes as great news for the manufacturers of driverless cars. Why? Well, according to a recent study, …