Slashdot Items Tagged "cars"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @08:31PM All Tesla Vehicles Being Produced Now Have Full Self-Driving Hardware
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @05:23PM Ford's Buggy Infotainment System Referred To By Engineers As 'Polished Turd' and 'Unsaleable'
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @04:01PM Most Drivers Who Own Cars With Built-in GPS Systems Use Phones For Directions - Mostly Out of Frustration
Wednesday October 12, 2016 @12:32AM Uber and Didi Face Regulatory Challenges Throughout China
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @03:48PM Google's Autonomous Car Passes 2 Million Miles
Friday September 30, 2016 @06:56PM New California Law Allows Test of Autonomous Shuttle With No Driver
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @01:52AM Nissan Debuts 'ProPILOT' Self-Driving Chair
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Friday September 16, 2016 @08:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @04:08PM Hacker George Hotz Unveils $999 Self-Driving Add-On
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @11:06AM Ford Charts Cautious Path Toward Self Driving, Shared Vehicles
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:19PM General Motors Recalls 4.3 Million Vehicles Over a Software Bug
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:36PM Japan To Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @11:33AM Welcome To Alphanumeric Car Hell
Monday August 15, 2016 @06:32PM Electric Vehicles Can Meet Drivers' Needs Enough To Replace 90 Percent of Vehicles Now On The Road
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:12PM Audi's Traffic Light Information System Tells You When The Lights Are Going To Turn Green
Monday August 15, 2016 @03:54PM Tesla Preps Bigger 100 KWh Battery For Model S and Model X
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:45PM Car Thieves Arrested After Using Laptop and Malware To Steal More Than 30 Jeeps
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Friday August 05, 2016 @04:58PM Man Says Tesla Autopilot Saved His Life By Driving Him To the Hospital
Thursday August 04, 2016 @04:17PM Researchers Discover How To Fool Tesla's Autopilot System
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @09:09PM China Builds 'Elevated Bus' That Drives Over Cars
Wednesday August 03, 2016 @05:37PM Tesla Posts 13th Straight Loss, Says On Track For Second-Half Deliveries
Monday August 01, 2016 @04:36PM EPA's Gasoline Efficiency Tests Provide No Valid Information At All
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @06:33PM Tesla Model S In Fatal Autopilot Crash Was Going 74 MPH In a 65 Zone, NTSB Says
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @04:37PM Norway Is Building The World's First 'Floating' Underwater Tunnels
Monday July 25, 2016 @07:43PM Apple's Electric Car Project To Be Led By Bob Mansfield
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @05:45PM VW Has Emissions-Cheating Fix Ready, Says Report
Thursday July 21, 2016 @05:58PM Tesla's Autopilot Mode Reportedly Saves Pedestrian's Life
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:02AM The Flux Capacitor Becomes World's Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:12PM Samsung In Talks With BYD To Buy Stake In Electric-Car Maker
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @07:21PM Second Tesla Autopilot Crash Under Review By US Regulators
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:30PM Japan Says Yes To Mirrorless Cars
Monday July 04, 2016 @04:58PM New Cars Are Too Expensive For The Typical Family, Says Study
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:20AM Canadian Man Invented a Wheel That Can Make Cars Move Sideways
Friday July 01, 2016 @08:40PM DVD Player Found In Tesla Autopilot Crash, Says Florida Officials
Thursday June 30, 2016 @05:07PM US Regulators Investigating Tesla Over Use of 'Autopilot' Mode Linked To Fatal Crash
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:45PM Tesla Admits Defeat, Quietly Settles Model X Lawsuit Over Usability Problems
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @06:15PM The Moral Dilemma of Driverless Cars: Save The Driver or Save The Crowd?
Friday June 24, 2016 @08:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Friday June 17, 2016 @07:05PM Olli is a 3D Printed, IBM Watson-Powered, Self-Driving Minibus
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Steals 45 Million Accounts From Hundreds of Car, Tech, Sports Forums
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:20PM Nikola Motor Receives Over 7,000 Preorders Worth Over $2.3 Billion For Its Electric Truck
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:22PM Tesla Suspension Breakage: It's Not The Crime, It's The Coverup
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:17PM Qualcomm's Connected Car Reference Platform To Connect Smart Cars To Everything
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Monday June 06, 2016 @02:27PM Researchers Hack the Mitsubishi Outlander SUV, Shut Off Alarm Remotely
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:10PM Norway Agrees On Banning New Sales Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2025: Report
Friday June 03, 2016 @07:40PM Microsoft Wants To Power Self-Driving Cars With Software, Not Build One
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:28AM Google's Self-Driving Cars Now Know When To Honk
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @05:26PM Panasonic To Stop Making LCD Panels For TVs
Thursday May 26, 2016 @02:24PM A Third Of New Cellular Customers Last Quarter Were Cars
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:59PM Google Patents Self-Driving Car That Glues Pedestrians To The Hood In A Crash
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Thursday May 12, 2016 @07:01PM Government Spy Truck Is Disguised As A Google Street View Car
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @07:38PM AAA Study: Blood THC Levels After Smoking Pot Are Useless In Defining 'Too High To Drive'
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:35PM Tesla Model S Owner Claims Vehicle Went Rogue Causing An Accident By Itself
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @09:07AM Jeremy Clarkson's Amazon Show To Be Called The Grand Tour
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @11:40AM Scientists: Electric Vehicles Produce As Many Toxins As Dirty Diesels
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:44PM Tesla's Inherent Safety Saves Five Joyriding Teenagers In Germany
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:58PM Tesla Plans To Produce 500,000 Electric Cars In 2018, 1 Million In 2020
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @05:23PM 'Largest Recall In American History': Takata To Recall Nearly 70 Million Airbags
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:47PM Google, Fiat Chrysler Plan Partnership On Self-Driving Minivans
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @04:20PM Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing With Machine Learning
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:59PM Self-Driving Features Could Lead To More Sex In Moving Cars, Expert Warns
Thursday April 28, 2016 @03:33PM Nvidia GPU-Powered Autonomous Car Teaches Itself To See And Steer
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @06:49PM Millions Of Waze Users Can Have Their Movements Tracked By Hackers
Friday April 22, 2016 @04:29PM Uber Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Suits With Drivers Seeking Employee Status
Thursday April 21, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk Plans To Solve Traffic Congestion With Self-Driving Buses
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @03:23PM Volkswagen 'Dieselgate' Software Developed At Audi In 1999, Says Report
Monday April 18, 2016 @02:48PM Netherlands Looks To Ban All Non-Electric Cars By 2025
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @07:00PM Tesla Updates Model S With New Front-End, Air Filtration System, Faster Charging
Monday April 11, 2016 @08:23PM Tesla Recalls 2,700 Model X Cars, Highlighting Risk of Massive Model 3 Rollout
Monday April 11, 2016 @05:21PM Cellebrite Is Developing Roadside Police 'Textalyzer' Device
Monday April 11, 2016 @04:21PM Ford Tests Its Self-Driving Car In Total Darkness Using LiDAR Tech
Thursday April 07, 2016 @10:21PM Uber To Pay Up To $25 Million For Misleading Advertising In California
Thursday April 07, 2016 @04:59PM Tesla Says Model 3 Had 'Biggest One-Week Launch of Any Product Ever'
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @04:06PM Intel Buys Yogitech, Aims To Improve Safety of Autonomous Cars and IoT Systems
Monday April 04, 2016 @08:09PM Toyota Teams With Microsoft On Connected Cars
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:57AM Tesla Receives 115,000 Model 3 Preorders Worth $115 Million In 24 Hours
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:34AM Elon Musk Announces $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Electric Car
Monday March 28, 2016 @03:47PM Volvo Wants You To Ditch Car Keys For Its New Smartphone App
Saturday March 19, 2016 @03:55PM MIT Study Shows Stop Lights Won't Be Necessary In The Future
Saturday March 19, 2016 @12:50PM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Legal Because They Pass Safety Tests, Argues Google
Friday March 18, 2016 @03:39PM Uber Seeking To Buy Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @07:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @06:06PM GM, Lyft Working Toward Creating Autonomous Vehicle Ride-Sharing Network
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @01:55PM China Car-Tracking Scheme Could Allow Higher Fuel Prices For Gas-Guzzling Cars
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:27PM BMW To Compete With Google To Build Software For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:32PM AAA: 75% Of Drivers Say They Wouldn't Feel Safe In An Autonomous Vehicle
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:19AM US Asks VW For Electric Cars
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @07:43PM UK Company Riversimple Plans a Fuel-Sipping Hydrogen Car
Monday February 15, 2016 @01:47PM Preserving Cuba's Classic Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @05:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Monday February 01, 2016 @05:42PM Jaguar Land Rover To Test Autonomous Cars In 'Living Lab'
Monday January 11, 2016 @09:03AM Tesla Model S Software Updates Lets Car Park Itself With No One Inside It
Sunday January 10, 2016 @03:23PM GM's New Bug Bounty Program Lacks One Thing: A Bounty
Monday December 28, 2015 @12:55AM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Monday December 21, 2015 @01:41PM Miniature Flying Car Receives US Airspace Approval For Testing
Thursday December 17, 2015 @03:32PM CA DMV Releases Draft Requirements For Autonomous Vehicles On Public Streets
Sunday December 13, 2015 @05:44PM Steel Treatment Paves the Way For Radically Lighter, Stronger, Cheaper Cars
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @11:52AM Nokia Completes Sale of HERE Mapping Services
Monday November 30, 2015 @12:19AM VW Officials Knew Since Last Year of Misleading Fuel Economy Claims
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:35AM Driverless Cars Will Compete -- But Only With Each Other -- In Formula E Races
Friday November 20, 2015 @07:01PM Tesla To Voluntarily Recall Every Model S Because One Seat Belt Came Apart
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:18AM Volkswagen Seeks To Repair Its Image By Focusing On Electric
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @12:40PM Why Self-Driving Cars Should Never Be Fully Autonomous
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @08:58AM What Effect Will VW's Scandal Have On Robocars?
Friday October 02, 2015 @07:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Thursday September 24, 2015 @10:23AM How Did Volkswagen Cheat Emissions Tests, and Who Authorized It?
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @01:03PM VW Fiasco Puts Ethics In Engineering Under the Spotlight, CEO Steps Down
Sunday September 20, 2015 @05:36PM Volkswagen Could Face $18 Billion Fine Over Emission-Cheating Software
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:55AM Honda To Test Self-Driving Cars In California
Thursday August 13, 2015 @02:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @10:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Sunday August 09, 2015 @09:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Saturday July 18, 2015 @07:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @06:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @08:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:48AM Google's Driverless Cars Now Rolling In the Heart of Texas
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:44PM Google Releases Report On Autonomous Vehicle Accidents
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @11:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Sunday May 03, 2015 @02:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @08:43AM The Engineer's Lament -- Prioritizing Car Safety Issues
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:27AM Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs
Thursday April 16, 2015 @12:55PM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Tuesday April 07, 2015 @10:11AM Back To the Future: Autonomous Driving In 1995
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:57AM Jeremy Clarkson Dismissed From Top Gear
Sunday March 22, 2015 @11:19AM Chevy Malibu 'Teen Driver' Tech Will Snitch If You Speed
Saturday February 21, 2015 @11:24AM The Best, and Worst, Places To Drive Your Electric Car
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @09:16AM Tesla Factory Racing To Retool For New Models
Saturday February 07, 2015 @12:32AM How To Hack a BMW: Details On the Security Flaw That Affected 2.2 Million Cars
Friday February 06, 2015 @06:36PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Thursday February 05, 2015 @06:10PM Programming Safety Into Self-Driving Cars
Monday January 26, 2015 @04:13PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Saturday January 24, 2015 @10:29AM Government Recommends Cars With Smarter Brakes
Sunday January 18, 2015 @07:51PM Insurance Company Dongles Don't Offer Much Assurance Against Hacking
Friday December 19, 2014 @06:52PM Tesla About To Start Battery-Swap Pilot Program
Thursday November 13, 2014 @09:57AM Carmakers Promise Not To Abuse Drivers' Privacy
Friday August 22, 2014 @05:22PM Apple CarPlay Rollout Delayed By Some Carmakers
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @09:01AM Selectable Ethics For Robotic Cars and the Possibility of a Robot Car Bomb
Thursday August 14, 2014 @03:02PM Where are the Flying Cars? (Video; Part Two of Two)
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:23AM Hackers Demand Automakers Get Serious About Security
Thursday August 07, 2014 @09:43AM New Car Heads-Up Display To Be Controlled By Hand Gestures, Voice Commands
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:29AM Idiot Leaves Driver's Seat In Self-Driving Infiniti, On the Highway
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @11:53AM Least Secure Cars Revealed At Black Hat
Friday August 01, 2014 @05:51PM Fooling a Mercedes Into Autonomous Driving With a Soda Can
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @08:31AM Google, Detroit Split On Autonomous Cars
Sunday June 29, 2014 @09:02AM Facial Recognition Might Be Coming To Your Car
Friday June 27, 2014 @04:13PM Toyota's Fuel Cell Car To Launch In Japan Next March
Thursday June 26, 2014 @02:00AM Making an Autonomous Car On a Budget
Tuesday June 17, 2014 @12:16PM Chinese-Built Cars Are Coming To the US Next Year
Thursday June 12, 2014 @01:25PM Tesla Releases Electric Car Patents To the Public
Monday June 09, 2014 @04:28PM New Car Can Lean Into Curves, Literally
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:14PM Tesla Makes Improvements To Model S
Friday June 06, 2014 @09:42PM GM Names and Fires Engineers Involved In Faulty Ignition Switch
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @12:48PM Tracking Tesla's Quiet Changes To the Model S
Friday May 30, 2014 @05:45PM Ford's Bringing Adaptive Steering To the Masses
Sunday May 25, 2014 @11:58AM Has the Ethanol Threat Manifested In the US?
Sunday April 20, 2014 @10:57AM Why Tesla Really Needs a Gigafactory
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @04:45PM AT&T, Audi Announce In-Car 4G LTE Plans, Starting At $99 For 6 Months
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @03:49PM Volkswagen Chairman: Cars Must Not Become 'Data Monsters'
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:12PM How To Take Control of a Car's Electronics, Cheap
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:53AM Dead Reckoning For Your Car Eliminates GPS Dead Zones
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @08:59AM Tesla Touts Cross-Country Trip, Aims For World Record
Thursday January 30, 2014 @05:27PM EU Secretly Plans To Put a Back Door In Every Car By 2020
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:59PM Tesla's Having Issues Charging In the Cold
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @09:28AM Nissan Unveils 88 Pound 400-HP Race Car Engine
Thursday January 02, 2014 @03:01PM Ford Will Demo Solar-Charged Car At CES
Saturday December 28, 2013 @12:30PM Next Carsharing Advance: Electric Cars From a Vending Machine
Thursday December 26, 2013 @02:53PM Tesla Updates Model S Software As a Precaution Against Unsafe Charging
Thursday December 19, 2013 @04:09PM Tesla Says Garage Fire Not Charger's Fault; Firemen Less Sure
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @01:01PM Tesla Faces Off Against Car Dealers In Another State: Ohio
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @09:14AM Tesla Model S Has Bizarre 'Vampire-Like' Thirst For Electricity At Night
Friday November 22, 2013 @09:15PM Electric Cars: Drivers Love 'Em, So Why Are Sales Still Low?
Thursday November 21, 2013 @03:59PM NHTSA Tells Tesla To Stop Exaggerating Model S Safety Rating
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @01:03PM Tesla Model S Can Hit (At Least) 132 MPH On the Autobahn
Thursday October 24, 2013 @07:37AM Tesla CEO Elon Musk: Fuel Cells Are 'So Bull@%!#'
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @10:35AM Would-Be Tesla Owners Jump Through Hoops To Skirt Wacky Texas Rules
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @08:47AM Oregon Extends Push To Track, Tax Drivers Per Mile
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @08:29AM Connecting To Unsecured Bluetooth Car Systems To Monitor Traffic Flow
Friday October 18, 2013 @06:43PM Report: Fisker Automotive Sold To Hong Kong Billionaire Richard Li
Thursday October 17, 2013 @11:23AM Volvo Developing Nano-Battery Tech Built Into Car Body Panels
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @07:48AM Cadillac Unveils Pricier Alternative To Tesla Model S