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Five Experimental Safety-Car Concepts - Feature

In the early ’70s, to encourage the development of safety  technology and determine future regulations, the U.S. Department of  Transportation offered carmakers contracts to build experimental safety vehicles (ESVs). The DOT established a number of challenging passive-safety targets, such as …

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GM Researching Interactive Window Technology for Back-Seat Passengers

<i>Minority Report</i>–style screen manipulation seemed so futuristic just a few years ago. Since then, video-game makers have released gesture- and motion-sensing peripherals, and similar in-car technology from Mercedes-Benz and Audi starred at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. Now GM has entered …

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Soon You'll Be Chatting With Your Car, TV, and Home

As impressive as Apple's Siri can be, we've seen plenty of examples of what the voice-activated personal assistant can't do. However, it and other voice recognition systems are getting smarter, understanding a new range of natural-language spoken commands

Electric Vehicles

Is it time for the US government to disable cellphones in cars?

Researchers say current laws don't do enough to combat distracted driving<p>Distracted driving continues to pose a major safety risk across the United States, and it's a problem that can't be solved through legislation alone. That's the argument a pair of researchers from West Virginia University made …

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The rapid evolution of the Connected Car

Gartner predicts that consumer vehicles will represent one <br>of the fastest-growing markets for computer technology<br>and Internet content in the next two …

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18Dec/17<p>With the emergence of new search engines beyond Google, Yahoo and Bing, CMOs need to look at new ways to integrate overall Search Engine …

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Ford OpenXC platform allows open-source developers to access car data

Ford is already known as one of the pioneers in the smart car technology thanks to its partnership with Microsoft over SYNC. Like that’s not enough, …

Control your car with a blink or wave thanks to gesture technology

IF you see a driver waving their arms and blinking in a strange way, they may not be having a heated argument or a fit - they could be using new …

What Siri's 'Eyes Free' feature means for cars

Car makers and Apple are working together to bring natural language telematics to vehicles, but could this be too much of a good thing?<p>One of the newest Siri features isn't for the iPhone, but for vehicles that will integrate this natural language voice command service.<p>Apple announced today at its …

Driverless cars mean no more driver's licences by 2040

The timeline for <a href="http://www.wired.com/magazine/2012/01/ff_autonomouscars/" data-bitly-type="bitly_hover_card">autonomous cars</a> hitting …

The Future of In-Car Technology | Feature | Features

Compared with the electronic wizardry found in our homes and offices, even the most advanced cars built today seem stuck in the Stone Age. Like a visit to Colonial Williamsburg, spending time in the car means abandoning modern advances like Wi-Fi and iTunes for comparatively ancient technologies …

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Car Tech: The in-car kit you need in your life

PreviousNext 1/22<p>Pure Highway H260DBi<p>The latest radio from DAB stalwarts Pure looks to take attention away from large infotainment systems, instead …

EyeSight's gesture technology turns your finger into a TV remote

EyeSight Technologies announces fingertip-tracking technology that enables users to interact with digital devices by pointing at the screen.<p>Thanks to smartphones, tablets, and Windows 8, touching and swiping are commonplace ways to interact with TVs, computers, and mobile devices. But what if you …

Robot car controlled by an iPad - video

Footage showing robotic technology from Oxford University that allows a car to 'drive itself' for stretches of a journey. The route is programmed …

Consortium of Automakers Announces Real-World Car-to-X Communication-Tech Test

Car-to-car and car-to-infrastructure communication technology research is on the rise, but it has reached a new high with the announcement of a major real-world test taking place in Germany. Commonly referred to as car-to-X communication, inter-car and inter-infrastructural networks are being …

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Wireless recharging: Pulling the plug on electric cars

The novel technology that aims to solve battery powered car’s biggest problem.<p>Ask the owner of an electric car which feature they would like to eliminate and chances are they will say the charging cord: no one likes having to remember to plug-in their vehicle every evening.<p>As a result, several …

Electric Vehicles

How drones could build real-world networks to transform delivery of food, medicine, mail, and more

The rise of drones (unmanned aerial vehicles) has been at the forefront of the news over the last months, with issues emerging that range from the …