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Transportation

Uber Has a Deal With NASA to Build Flying Taxi Software

By | Nov 8, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Uber has teamed up with NASA. The goal: to develop software that can be used as air control for flying cars in order to create an airborne taxi service similar to the one Uber currently runs at a much lower altitude. Here’s what Reuters…

Autonomous Vehicles

How Self-Driving Cars Could Help Manage Traffic Hassles

By | Oct 9, 2017 at 8:30 am

By now you’ve familiarized yourself with self-driving cars and other fast-growing technological innovations, but you seem not to know how effective they are, and perhaps why the world needs them. Autonomous cars are the true definition of top-notch technology put to practice, and it has…

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London

The Most Beautiful Car Ever Made Is Going Electric

By | Sep 7, 2017 at 1:30 pm

In 1961, Jaguar rolled out its E-type sports car, a 4.2 liter, open two-seater that could reach 150 mph and go zero to 60 in sub-7 seconds. It was such an amazing blend of design and performance that Enzo Ferrari called it “the most…

Automotive

The New Nissan Leaf Is Cheap, Stylish, and Only Has One Pedal

By | Sep 6, 2017 at 11:30 am

Electric cars used to be a fever dream of hippies and environmentalists. Now, decades later, they’ve become the standard for a sustainable future. Between the Tesla self-driving car and every auto manufacturer in the world putting some kind of electric vehicle on the road,…

Autonomous Vehicles

San Francisco

Why the Self-Driving Car Industry Should Worry About Intel

By | Aug 15, 2017 at 9:20 am

Every tech industry has its major players. Streaming video has Netflix as top dog, with Hulu and Amazon Prime at its heels. Uber and Lyft are the two companies synonymous with ride-sharing apps. The nascent self-driving car industry already has its power players and their…

Automotive

San Francisco

Jaguar Land Rover and InMotion Give Lyft a Boost in Mobility Services

By | Jun 12, 2017 at 2:30 pm

In the race for the autonomous vehicle, we’ve seen ride share UBER develop their version, Google’s Waymo is launching their beta rides for Arizona residents, and now Lyft is getting in the game with a little help from our neighbors across the pond. InMotion,…

Entrepreneur

What Could a Tesla City Look Like?

By | Apr 5, 2017 at 11:20 am

When he founded PayPal, we knew he was a skilled entrepreneur with his finger on the pulse of the business world. When he decided to take on self-driving cars, we knew that the roads would never be the same. When he made up his mind about…

Google

How Google’s Self-Driving Cars Got Way Smarter in 2016

By | Feb 6, 2017 at 8:30 pm

The future of self-driving cars seems to be moving in a promising direction. According to a report from the California Department of Motor Vehicles, Google’s self-driving vehicles demonstrated a significant decrease in reliance on human drivers last year. The California DMV requires all companies…

Automotive

Chicago

CarAdvise Founder Greg Tepas on Building A Marketplace

By | Jan 21, 2017 at 2:30 pm

The check engine light starts to blink and your heart sinks. A trip to the mechanic is in your future. What else do I have to fix in this car and how much will it cost? Finding a trustworthy mechanic that charges a fair…

Autonomous Vehicles

Waymo Is Testing Its Self-Driving Car and I Got to Take a Ride

By | Jan 13, 2017 at 2:20 pm

Ever wanted to take a ride in a self-driving car? Well, you might have the chance soon enough. Google’s self-driving car, now under the name Waymo, has been setting up shop in Arizona and has just launched another test-drive in Chandler. I was fortunate enough…

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Tech.Co Top Stories: Humor, Holograms, Scooters, Tech Trends, and CES

By | Jan 6, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The new year is in full swing and you’re probably really busy tackling your resolutions. Whether it’s losing weight, writing more, or just avoiding eye contact with the convenience store cashier that keeps winking at you, we here at Tech.Co hope you’re off to a…

CES

Las Vegas

The Valeo Self-Driving Car Looks Like Something Straight Out of TRON

By | Jan 5, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Over 22 automakers and 34 hardware or software companies are hard at work developing self-driving cars, according to a recent tech report. It’s no secret that the industry is rapidly developing, and it can’t come soon enough for those concerned about safety on the road: According…

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Tech.Co Top Stories: Elon Musk, Self-Driving Cars, CES, and 2016

By | Dec 30, 2016 at 4:30 pm

Yes, 2016 is coming to a close. And while you’ve probably already read about Tech.Co’s Most Popular Articles of 2016, it can be hard to keep up with all the stuff we put out on a weekly basis. After all, you’re busy nursing those holiday hangovers…

Trends

Self-Driving Cars Are Here, Are You Ready?

By | Dec 29, 2016 at 3:30 pm

There are over 22 automakers and 34 hardware/software companies working in some way on self-driving cars. At least, that was the count when I released my latest technology report tracking the industry, “The State of Autonomous Vehicles.”  Since then, I’ve come to learn that there…

Google

Here’s How Google’s Self-Driving Car Works

By | Dec 14, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Google has done it: they’ve meaningfully inserted themselves into the self-driving car discussion with their newly announced stand-alone company, Waymo. Uber is shaking in their boots, Tesla is hiding under a rock, and General Motors hasn’t come out of its room all afternoon. Now,…

Autonomous Vehicles

This Startup Uses Video Games to Program and Test Self-Driving Cars

By | Dec 7, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Self-driving cars have become the dark horse of the technology world. While just a few years ago people assumed this was a futuristic endeavor, the world has begun seeing autonomous vehicles in cities around the world. Unfortunately, the tech is not 100 percent perfected just…

Autonomous Vehicles

Self-Driving Police Bikes Could Replace Meter Maids

By | Dec 1, 2016 at 12:50 pm

Driverless vehicles are all the rage in the tech world right now. From self-driving cars to riderless motorcycles, the revolution is just around the corner. And while you might have thought the invention of these vehicles would curb the amount of parking and speeding tickets…