Sunday, May 28, 2017

Watch the new Volvo XC60 survive some nasty crash tests

The 2018 Volvo XC60 is the company’s newest and safest offering. For a company with such a fanatical devotion to safety as...

The Lyra is a smart bike that puts the ‘bike’ part...

In my experience, there’s generally two types of “smart” products on the market. Either a company that makes technology products decides to...

Uber’s self-driving cars are back on the road after Arizona accident

Uber will be resuming its self-driving car activities in Tempe and Pittsburgh, after an accident in Arizona led the company to temporarily...

US bans tablets and laptops on flights from eight Muslim-majority countries

The Department of Homeland Security today announced new carry-on restrictions for flights to the US from eight Middle Eastern countries, confirming reports...

London trials driverless shuttle service

The UK might be behind the US when it comes to driverless car research, but it’s moving forward (at a sedate and...

Waze puts Spotify music controls in its navigation app

Waze and Spotify are teaming up to make it easier to control your music on the road. The two companies are updating...

Amex Platinum cardholders will get $200 in free Uber rides every...

American Express is adding several new perks to its flagship Platinum Card, including $200 in yearly Uber credits, automatic Uber VIP status,...

Tesla built a huge solar energy plant on the island of...

Islands in the Pacific Ocean are some of the most practical places to install solar panels. Since there’s no natural gas pipeline...

Engineers on Google’s self-driving car project were paid so much that...

Google has spent a lot of money on its self-driving car project, now spun off into a new entity called Waymo. Much...

Tesla reactivated its automatic braking system after losing top Consumer Reports...

Earlier this week, Consumer Reports lowered its ratings for Tesla’s Model S and Model X vehicles, because the company had yet to...