Samsung’s bold strategy to enter the battle over self-driving cars to leverage information technology for future growth may be a desperate gamble as Samsung looks to find new growth drivers amid slowing smartphone sales.
SegNet helps driverless cars to see better by combining two “deep learning” systems allowing the system to recognize 12 different road features and orient itself better than GPS.
Baidu joins the driverless car race with a modified BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo. The Baidu driverless car will challenge Google for self-driving supremacy in China.
Electric cars may calm popular discontent with air pollution in China, but the impression of doing something to solve pollution is more important than actually solving the problem.
General Motors is investing $500 million in Lyft as part of a partnership that GM and Lyft hope will catch rivals.
BMW growth and future success depends on electric and autonomous cars, according to CEO Harald Krueger. Will BMW remain independent, acquire another or be acquired by Apple?
A new patent filed by Alphabet (formerly Google) explains how Google cars will assess threats and communicate with other drivers and pedestrians. Alphabet says it may equip its autonomous cars with sensors that can detect objects around them, namely, pedestrians attempting to cross the street. The patent suggests that Alphabet has figured out a way for its autonomous cars to deal with aggressive drivers, too.
A rare ’69 Dodge Daytona found in a barn in Glenwood, AL is considered a prized vehicle in classic car circles despite being rusted over and in poor shape. It could fetch as much as $180,000 at auction.
In the James Bond series, there are a few cars that don’t live up to expectations. Here’s a compilation of the worst Bond cars ever.
The benefits of a Ford-Google self-driving car partnership make perfect sense. Sources say Ford and Google will announce a partnership as early as Jan. 5 during the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.