Slashdot Items Tagged "cars"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:32PM Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:02PM GM Plans To Build, Test Thousands of Self-Driving Bolts In 2018
Monday February 13, 2017 @05:55PM Father of Driver In Violent Tesla Crash Blames Sedan's 'Rocket-Ship' Acceleration
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Engineers On Google's Self-Driving Car Project Were Paid So Much That They Quit
Thursday February 09, 2017 @09:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @03:18PM Watchdog Group Wants Uber's Self-Driving Trucks Off the Road
Thursday February 02, 2017 @10:02PM Electric Car Battery Prices Fell By 80% In the Last 7 Years, Says Study
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @03:35PM Ambulances In Sweden Will Be Able To Hijack Car Radios During Emergencies
Monday January 16, 2017 @03:44PM China, Europe Drive Shift To Electric Cars as US Lags
Monday January 09, 2017 @03:44PM Volkswagen Unveils 'ID Buzz' Electric Microbus Concept
Monday January 09, 2017 @03:35PM Next-Gen Samsung EV Battery Gets 300+ Miles of Range From 20-Minute Charge
Friday January 06, 2017 @06:20PM Corning Brings Gorilla Glass To The Automotive Industry
Friday January 06, 2017 @10:40AM Faraday Future Unveils Super Fast Electric Car
Friday January 06, 2017 @09:02AM Diesel Cars Produce More Toxic Emissions Than Trucks and Buses, EU Study Says
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @05:13PM Tesla Delivered Over 76,000 Vehicles In 2016, Falling Slightly Short of Goal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @03:14PM Ford: We're Canceling $1.6 Billion Mexico Facility, Investing In Electric and US Plant
Friday December 30, 2016 @05:55PM Self-Driving Cars Will Make Organ Shortages Even Worse
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @08:18PM Florida Senator: No Permit Needed For Driverless Cars In Florida
Friday December 23, 2016 @07:21PM GM Partners With Boston Startup WiTricity To Develop Wireless Charging Technology
Thursday December 22, 2016 @06:34PM Uber Pulls Self-Driving Cars From San Francisco, Sends Them To Arizona
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:25PM World's First 'Solar Panel Road' Opens In France
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:09PM Tesla Updates Autopilot To Make It Follow the Speed Limit On Roads
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:34PM Uber Stops Self-Driving Car Pilot In San Francisco After The DMV Steps In
Monday December 19, 2016 @11:50PM Uber Lost $800 Million In Third Quarter
Monday December 19, 2016 @06:31PM Alphabet's Waymo Reveals Its Self-Driving Chrysler Pacifica Minivans
Friday December 16, 2016 @10:39PM Tesla Introduces Fee For Owners Who Leave Their Cars At Supercharger Stations
Friday December 16, 2016 @04:37PM Researchers Find Roads Shatter the Earth's Surface Into 600,000 Fragments
Thursday December 15, 2016 @05:13PM GM Expands Testing, Production of Self-Driving Cars In Michigan
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @03:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Friday December 09, 2016 @03:14PM Autonomous Shuttle Brakes For Squirrels, Skateboarders, and Texting Students
Friday December 09, 2016 @12:39PM Michigan Lets Autonomous Cars On Roads Without Human Driver
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @05:49PM Paris Makes All Public Transportation Free In Battle Against 'Worst Air Pollution For 10 Years'
Friday December 02, 2016 @07:16PM Nikola Motor Company Reveals Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck With Range of 1,200 Miles
Friday December 02, 2016 @06:08PM Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City Will Ban Diesel Vehicles By 2025
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:09PM Mercedes Unveils Digital Headlights That Project Street Signs, Markings Onto the Road Ahead
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @07:46PM ULA Unveils Website That Lets You Price Out a Rocket 'Like Building a Car'
Friday November 25, 2016 @07:13PM Consumer Reports: Tesla's Model X Is 'Fast and Flawed'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:39AM China's NextEV NIO EP9 Claims To Be 'World's Fastest' Electric Supercar
Monday November 14, 2016 @06:24PM VW Admits Audi Automatic Transmission Software Can Change Test Behavior
Monday November 14, 2016 @05:04PM US Finalizes Rules That Require Quiet Hyrbid and Electric Cars To Make Noise At Low Speeds
Monday November 14, 2016 @10:20AM Samsung To Acquire Connected Car Firm Harman For $8 Billion
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @12:35AM Google Is Making Android Auto Available In Any Car
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:29PM New Tesla Buyers Will Have To Pay To Use Superchargers
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:39PM Consumer Reports Ranks Tesla Model X Near Bottom For Reliability
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @07:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @03:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @11:32PM Uber and Didi Face Regulatory Challenges Throughout China
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @02:48PM Google's Autonomous Car Passes 2 Million Miles
Friday September 30, 2016 @05:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @12:52AM Nissan Debuts 'ProPILOT' Self-Driving Chair
Thursday September 22, 2016 @05:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @12:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Friday September 16, 2016 @07:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @10:06AM Ford Charts Cautious Path Toward Self Driving, Shared Vehicles
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Monday September 05, 2016 @03:36PM Japan To Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @10:33AM Welcome To Alphanumeric Car Hell
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:12PM Audi's Traffic Light Information System Tells You When The Lights Are Going To Turn Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @02:54PM Tesla Preps Bigger 100 KWh Battery For Model S and Model X
Friday August 05, 2016 @06:45PM Car Thieves Arrested After Using Laptop and Malware To Steal More Than 30 Jeeps
Friday August 05, 2016 @06:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Friday August 05, 2016 @03:58PM Man Says Tesla Autopilot Saved His Life By Driving Him To the Hospital
Thursday August 04, 2016 @03:17PM Researchers Discover How To Fool Tesla's Autopilot System
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @08:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @04:37PM Tesla Posts 13th Straight Loss, Says On Track For Second-Half Deliveries
Monday August 01, 2016 @03:36PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @05:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Monday July 25, 2016 @06:43PM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @04:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:58PM Tesla's Autopilot Mode Reportedly Saves Pedestrian's Life
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @11:02PM The Flux Capacitor Becomes World's Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car
Friday July 15, 2016 @06:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Friday July 15, 2016 @03:12PM Samsung In Talks With BYD To Buy Stake In Electric-Car Maker
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @03:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @06:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:30PM Japan Says Yes To Mirrorless Cars
Monday July 04, 2016 @03:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:20PM Canadian Man Invented a Wheel That Can Make Cars Move Sideways
Friday July 01, 2016 @07:40PM DVD Player Found In Tesla Autopilot Crash, Says Florida Officials
Thursday June 30, 2016 @04:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @04:45PM Tesla Admits Defeat, Quietly Settles Model X Lawsuit Over Usability Problems
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @05:15PM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @04:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Friday June 17, 2016 @06:05PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus
Thursday June 16, 2016 @05:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:32PM Hacker Steals 45 Million Accounts From Hundreds of Car, Tech, Sports Forums
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:20PM Nikola Motor Receives Over 7,000 Preorders Worth Over $2.3 Billion For Its Electric Truck
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:22PM Tesla Suspension Breakage: It's Not The Crime, It's The Coverup
Thursday June 09, 2016 @11:17AM Qualcomm's Connected Car Reference Platform To Connect Smart Cars To Everything
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @01:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Monday June 06, 2016 @01:27PM Researchers Hack the Mitsubishi Outlander SUV, Shut Off Alarm Remotely
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:10AM Norway Agrees On Banning New Sales Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2025: Report
Friday June 03, 2016 @06:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @12:28AM Google's Self-Driving Cars Now Know When To Honk
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:26PM Panasonic To Stop Making LCD Panels For TVs
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:24PM A Third Of New Cellular Customers Last Quarter Were Cars
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:59PM Google Patents Self-Driving Car That Glues Pedestrians To The Hood In A Crash
Friday May 13, 2016 @06:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Thursday May 12, 2016 @06:01PM Government Spy Truck Is Disguised As A Google Street View Car
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:38PM AAA Study: Blood THC Levels After Smoking Pot Are Useless In Defining 'Too High To Drive'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @04:35PM Tesla Model S Owner Claims Vehicle Went Rogue Causing An Accident By Itself
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @08:07AM Jeremy Clarkson's Amazon Show To Be Called The Grand Tour
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @10:40AM Scientists: Electric Vehicles Produce As Many Toxins As Dirty Diesels
Monday May 09, 2016 @07:44PM Tesla's Inherent Safety Saves Five Joyriding Teenagers In Germany
Thursday May 05, 2016 @04:58PM Tesla Plans To Produce 500,000 Electric Cars In 2018, 1 Million In 2020
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:23PM 'Largest Recall In American History': Takata To Recall Nearly 70 Million Airbags
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:47PM Google, Fiat Chrysler Plan Partnership On Self-Driving Minivans
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @03:20PM Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing With Machine Learning
Monday May 02, 2016 @03:59PM Self-Driving Features Could Lead To More Sex In Moving Cars, Expert Warns
Thursday April 28, 2016 @02:33PM Nvidia GPU-Powered Autonomous Car Teaches Itself To See And Steer
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @05:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Friday April 22, 2016 @03:29PM Uber Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Suits With Drivers Seeking Employee Status
Thursday April 21, 2016 @03:36PM Elon Musk Plans To Solve Traffic Congestion With Self-Driving Buses
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @02:23PM Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Software Developed At Audi In 1999, Says Report
Monday April 18, 2016 @01:48PM Netherlands Looks To Ban All Non-Electric Cars By 2025
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @06:00PM Tesla Updates Model S With New Front-End, Air Filtration System, Faster Charging
Monday April 11, 2016 @07:23PM Tesla Recalls 2,700 Model X Cars, Highlighting Risk of Massive Model 3 Rollout
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Monday April 11, 2016 @03:21PM Ford Tests Its Self-Driving Car In Total Darkness Using LiDAR Tech
Thursday April 07, 2016 @09:21PM Uber To Pay Up To $25 Million For Misleading Advertising In California
Thursday April 07, 2016 @03:59PM Tesla Says Model 3 Had 'Biggest One-Week Launch of Any Product Ever'
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @10:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @03:06PM Intel Buys Yogitech, Aims To Improve Safety of Autonomous Cars and IoT Systems
Monday April 04, 2016 @07:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:57PM Tesla Receives 115,000 Model 3 Preorders Worth $115 Million In 24 Hours
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:34PM Elon Musk Announces $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Electric Car
Monday March 28, 2016 @02:47PM Volvo Wants You To Ditch Car Keys For Its New Smartphone App
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:55PM MIT Study Shows Stop Lights Won't Be Necessary In The Future
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:50AM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Legal Because They Pass Safety Tests, Argues Google
Friday March 18, 2016 @02:39PM Uber Seeking To Buy Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @06:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:06PM GM, Lyft Working Toward Creating Autonomous Vehicle Ride-Sharing Network
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:55PM China Car-Tracking Scheme Could Allow Higher Fuel Prices For Gas-Guzzling Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @07:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:32PM AAA: 75% Of Drivers Say They Wouldn't Feel Safe In An Autonomous Vehicle
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @07:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:19AM US Asks VW For Electric Cars
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @06:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Monday February 15, 2016 @12:47PM Preserving Cuba's Classic Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:03AM Tesla Model S Software Updates Lets Car Park Itself With No One Inside It
Sunday January 10, 2016 @02:23PM GM's New Bug Bounty Program Lacks One Thing: A Bounty
Sunday December 27, 2015 @11:55PM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Monday December 21, 2015 @12:41PM Miniature Flying Car Receives US Airspace Approval For Testing
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:32PM CA DMV Releases Draft Requirements For Autonomous Vehicles On Public Streets
Sunday December 13, 2015 @04:44PM Steel Treatment Paves the Way For Radically Lighter, Stronger, Cheaper Cars
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:52AM Nokia Completes Sale of HERE Mapping Services
Sunday November 29, 2015 @11:19PM VW Officials Knew Since Last Year of Misleading Fuel Economy Claims
Sunday November 29, 2015 @08:35AM Driverless Cars Will Compete -- But Only With Each Other -- In Formula E Races
Friday November 20, 2015 @06:01PM Tesla To Voluntarily Recall Every Model S Because One Seat Belt Came Apart
Thursday October 15, 2015 @09:18AM Volkswagen Seeks To Repair Its Image By Focusing On Electric
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:40AM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @07:58AM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Thursday September 24, 2015 @09:23AM How Did Volkswagen Cheat Emissions Tests, and Who Authorized It?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @12:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Sunday September 20, 2015 @04:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:55AM Honda To Test Self-Driving Cars In California
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Saturday July 18, 2015 @06:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @07:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Thursday July 09, 2015 @07:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Friday June 05, 2015 @04:44PM Google Releases Report On Autonomous Vehicle Accidents
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @10:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:43AM The Engineer's Lament -- Prioritizing Car Safety Issues
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:27AM Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:55AM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @09:11AM Back To the Future: Autonomous Driving In 1995
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:19AM Chevy Malibu 'Teen Driver' Tech Will Snitch If You Speed
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:24AM The Best, and Worst, Places To Drive Your Electric Car
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @08:16AM Tesla Factory Racing To Retool For New Models
Friday February 06, 2015 @11:32PM How To Hack a BMW: Details On the Security Flaw That Affected 2.2 Million Cars
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:36PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Thursday February 05, 2015 @05:10PM Programming Safety Into Self-Driving Cars
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:13PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:29AM Government Recommends Cars With Smarter Brakes
Sunday January 18, 2015 @06:51PM Insurance Company Dongles Don't Offer Much Assurance Against Hacking
Friday December 19, 2014 @05:52PM Tesla About To Start Battery-Swap Pilot Program
Thursday November 13, 2014 @08:57AM Carmakers Promise Not To Abuse Drivers' Privacy
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:22PM Apple CarPlay Rollout Delayed By Some Carmakers