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Google Removes 'Don't Be Evil' Clause From Its Code of Conduct

Google’s unofficial motto has long been the simple phrase “don’t be evil.” But that’s over, according to the code of conduct that Google distributes …

Codes of Conduct

Ford Mustang Is Going Electric

Company reveals future plans in financial report.

Profit

Ford, Tesla, GM's Electric Car Production Could Be Hit By This Problem

<b>Tesla</b> (TSLA) could be hit by yet more production issues after Moody's predicted a shortage of electric vehicle batteries.<p>X<p><b>General Motors</b> (GM) and <b>Ford</b> …

Stock Markets

Ford files patent for a car that can birth an electric motorcycle

Are you looking for an electric motorcycle that emerges from the front of a car? Ford's already on that.<p>Ford Global Technologies filed a patent last week titled "Vehicle with an integrated electric motorcycle," and it's just that: a small hatchback that births a two-wheeled EV cycle (more like a …

Internal Combustion Engine

Ford To Electrify F-150, Mustang, Explorer, Escape and Bronco

In the first quarter of 2018, Ford increased revenues by 7% to $42.0 billion and net income by 9% to $1.7 billion.<p>Financials aren’t a topic we cover …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

3 Electric Vehicles Hitting the Road in 2018

<b>Electric vehicles still account for a minuscule proportion of new car sales each year,</b> but with upcoming models pushing the boundaries of performance …

Electric Vehicles

Ford Surprises Everyone by Saying It Will Only Sell 2 Car Models in U.S. Here's Why That's Smart

You can only get Mustangs and Crossover SUVs from here on out.<p>Ford Motor Company stunned the world this week by announcing that it would stop selling cars in the United States over the next few years, except for only two: the iconic and ever-popular Mustang, and the Ford Focus Active, a crossover …

Electric Vehicles

Ford confirms the only cars it will sell are Mustang, Focus Active

Hybrid F-150, Mustang, Explorer, Escape and Bronco also confirmed<p>Confirming what has long been suspected, Ford today announced in its quarterly financial report that it will not invest in a next generation of sedans for North America.<p>"Over the next few years, the Ford car portfolio in North America …

North America

Next-Gen Ford Mustang Could Have All-Wheel Drive And Electric Power

In the meantime, a hybrid version of the current Mustang is coming in 2019.

Sports Cars

Android’s trust problem isn’t getting better

Published today, a two-year study of Android security updates has revealed a distressing gap between the software patches Android companies claim to have on their devices and the ones they actually have. Your phone’s manufacturer may be lying to you about the security of your Android device. In …

How Android Phones Hide Missed Security Updates From You

Google has long struggled with how best to get dozens of Android smartphone manufacturers—and hundreds of carriers—to regularly push out …

2019 Ford Focus launch teased ahead of April 10 reveal

Ford may be shifting a huge portion of its investment to utility vehicles like trucks and SUVs, but upcoming mass-market cars like the 2019 Ford …

2019 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid gets 25 miles from revised battery

Ford was the first U.S. carmaker to sell a hybrid-electric vehicle, as well as the second to offer a plug-in hybrid.<p>But since 2013, the carmaker …

16 automakers launch campaign to promote electric cars

Automakers around the U.S. really, really want you to drive an electric car.<p>A group of car companies and state governments launched a campaign …

Electric Vehicles

Ford's $11 billion plan for hybrids and EVs — a closer look

F-150 and Mustang hybrids will come to U.S.<p>Yesterday, Ford offered up a buffet of information. Along with Bronco news, GT500 teasing and the announcement of Ford Co-Pilot360 driver assistance becoming standard across its entire lineup, Ford also reaffirmed its commitment to electrification. …

Ford teases upcoming electric vehicles, says it will focus on charging experience

Ford doesn’t have much to show for when it comes to all-electric vehicles aside for the Focus Electric, a compliance car converted from the gas-powered version, and a lot of press releases, but the automaker now teases a series of new electric vehicles and its strategy to convince customers to go …

Ford's future 300-mile all-electric performance SUV: what we know

Lots of automakers wish they could get a bite of Tesla’s business.<p>Ford first said more than a year ago that it would launch a long-range …

Tesla Model 3 spotted being tested on Ford’s campus

The Tesla Model 3 is captivating the entire auto industry from the close to 500,000 people who reserved the vehicle to other automakers who want to learn from it.<p>Now, a Model 3 was spotted being tested on Ford’s campus.<p>Automakers have been really interested in Tesla vehicles for a long time now – …

2019 Ford Fusion adds driver-assist tech, more EV range

The 2019 Fusion will go on sale this summer, following its New York Auto Show debut.<p>The midsize Ford Fusion sedan gets a number of updates for 2019, most of which aren't immediately visible. Sure, there are ever-so-slightly tweaked front and rear fascias, as well as new colors and fresh wheel …

Ford Fusion

Top 7 Plug-In Cars Listed By Price Per Mile Of Electric Range

Range is all the rage when it comes to electric cars, but often range comes at a cost.<p>So, which plug-in cars offer the most miles of electric range …

10 Most Fuel-Efficient Plug-In Hybrids

They bridge the gap between conventional hybrids and full electric vehicles.<p>Essentially the automotive equivalent of the combination VHS/DVD players …

These 6 Electric Cars Cost The Least Per Kilowatt-Hour

An alternative way to look at EV value<p>There are many ways to assess a vehicle’s worth. In the plug-in EV world, you may want to consider how much …

Next Ford Focus RS could be 400-hp hybrid

The current Ford Focus RS is preparing to depart the production line on April 6, but Ford has plans for another RS-badged Focus, and it might even be …

Competition Commission of India fines Google for abusing dominant position

India's antitrust watchdog on Thursday imposed a 1.36 billion rupees ($21.17 million) fine on Google for "search bias" and abuse of its dominant …

Antitrust Laws

Volkswagen e-Golf vs Ford Focus Electric - Comparison & Range Test (video)

<b>The Volkswagen e-Golf</b> and <b>Ford Focus Electric</b> both got a major upgrade for the 2017 model year, with their battery capacities upgraded by about …

Ford Ups Electric Car Commitment With Promise Of 16 Pure Electric Vehicles In 5 Years

Ford has finally decided to make a switch from “electrification” to a more purposeful focus on electric.<p>Electrification includes those hybrids and …

The future may be electric, and Ford is pledging $11 billion to make it happen

Ford is financing an electric future. On Sunday, January 14, the American automaker announced plans to seriously up the ante on its investments in …

Ford 300-mile all-electric SUV may be named Mach 1; due 2020

The big new debuts at the 2018 Detroit auto show are largely pickup trucks, one of them being the new mid-size 2019 Ford Ranger.<p>Ford also introduced …

Ford is throwing $11 billion at its electric car problem

More than doubling its investment in EVs in bid to catch up with GM and other major automakers<p>Ford Motor Company said Sunday that it would more than double its investment in the production of electric vehicles, promising to spend $11 billion on the technology by 2022. The auto giant will roll out …

The Ford Ojo Electric scooter is a total joy ride

The best things about electric scooters all in one place<p>Electric scooters are basically a dime a dozen these days. But few companies have been able to scoop up all the things that people like about them — solid range, fun to ride, smart features — and put them all together in a well-built package …