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5 min April 6, 2015 in

Vehicle Ownership Could Drop Due to Self-Driving Cars

Self-Driving Cars Have Arrived As these vehicles mainstream into world economies, it’s anticipated that a single car will be able to transport various people on multiple errands throughout the course of a day, as opposed to multiple vehicles being shared by a given family. This is according to a study released by the University of …

3 min March 30, 2015 in

Germany is making the autobahn “digital” in order to test self-driving cars

At the beginning of this year, Germany announced that it approved testing self-driving cars on their Autobahn A9. However, as I mentioned in a previous article, it has been shown that approving autonomous vehicles on the roads is not enough. These cars have to be connected somehow with each other, in order to “communicate”. That’s why …

4 min March 23, 2015 in

Survey Points Out What Features Americans Want For Their Self Driving Car

Imagine Choosing the Features for a Self Driving Car As early as seven to ten years ago, the possibility of having cars that drive themselves wouldn’t have been seriously considered. Today, however, the possibility not only exists, but it has come to fruition. While not quite ready to penetrate the car sales market, self-driving cars …

4 min March 9, 2015 in

Verizon Communications turning connected car services popular

How interesting and appealing technology can be. Just think of how great it will be to get the information that connected car services offer, right away on your phone. Know whether your car is moving when you are not driving it, or if it contacted the police when you had an accident. As great as …

4 min March 2, 2015 in

NASA and Nissan, building self-driving cars for humans and aliens

Automotive manufacturers focused their attention on developing self-driving cars for the cities. But they haven’t considered the evolution of the product. What if the same technology could help us on the moon or on Mars? The buzz around the subject made NASA so interested that they joined powers with Nissan in making this concept come …

3 min February 26, 2015 in

The government decided who takes control of self-driving cars if needed

Self-driving cars on UK roads come with a lot of questions and issues that have to be addressed. Let’s imagine for a second that you’re in your autonomous vehicle. The car drives itself smoothly while you check your phone or play that game you’re obsessed with. Assuming that the car isn’t able to recognize a …

4 min February 23, 2015 in

Center stage at the CES, the connected car

The Consumer Electronics Show took place at the very beginning of this year, and, as was expected, the connected car was the star of the event. Now it’s time to see what actually really happened there and what new things car manufacturers came on stage with. The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion self-driving vehicle …

4 min February 2, 2015 in

Review: What’s smart about the Acura RLX 2015 model?

You’re looking for a car that is luxurious, has power, comfort, and amazing features? You might have just found it. The new Acura RLX model is close enough to a connected car, as it has plenty of features that make it a car to dream about. Wondering what awesome features it has? Keep on reading …

4 min January 27, 2015 in

Connected cars need faster technologies

Let’s imagine that starting tomorrow everybody will own connected cars, and will drive them to work. Please ignore the fact that this does not sound legit (at least for now). The number one feature of these smart cars is that they will be able to communicate with each other, as people do on the phone. …

4 min January 13, 2015 in

Will we be able to afford self driving cars anytime soon?

This question swiftly makes way in our minds as more car manufacturers become more involved in the subject. Self driving cars aren’t fantasy anymore but a technology bound to appear on the market. The great question, however, is who will be able to afford this technology ? From the manufacturers perspective all that seem to …