French ride-sharing unicorn BlaBlaCar retools branding and services for its second decade

As Paris-based BlaBlaCar heads into the awkward startup teenage years, the company is unveiling a new look and features designed to expand its...

Thank Maps for the Cadillac CT6's Super Cruise Self-Driving

As you drive to Berkeley from San Francisco, the constrained lanes of the Bay Bridge touch down on land, then split apart onto...

Alexa and Google Assistant should tell you when the next bus is coming

Rarely a week goes by without news of a new feature for AI assistants like Alexa, Bixby, or Siri. It’s a fast-moving competition...

Waze will provide traffic data to US cities to help make roads safer 

Waze’s crowdsourced traffic data that helps you steer clear of accidents and avoid busy streets may soon be used to help...

BMW's Launching an Uber Competitor in Seattle

In this wacky new world of bike shares, electric scooters, OneWheels, and transit apps, automotive companies aren’t quite famous for their inspired, innovative...

Tesla's Autopilot Report Makes Big Safety Claims With Little Context

Tesla has published its first voluntary “Vehicle Safety Report,” and the numbers seem to clearly back CEO Elon Musk’s assertion that drivers who...

These Shapeshifting Metals Could Be the Future of Flight

Humanity may be divided on a great many issues, but most would agree that it would be very cool to have airplane wings...
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Aeva raises $45 million for autonomous car sensors that can measure velocity

Myriad sensors go into making autonomous cars tick. Drive.ai‘s fleet of Nissan NV200 vans pack lidar (laser-based sensors that measure the distance between themselves...

Samsung sets aside $22 billion for AI, 5G, and auto tech

(Reuters) — Samsung Group will invest 25 trillion won ($22 billion) in artificial intelligence, 5G mobile technology, electronic components for autos, and the...

Here are the ways AI is helping to improve accessibility

Today marks the seventh Global Accessibility Awareness Day, a celebration of inclusion and digital access for people with disabilities. Microsoft took the opportunity to unveil...