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Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep
Chinese Drivers Angry at DMS, Say They Only Have Small Eyes and They're Not Falling Asleep

2 Aug 2022, 06:45 UTC / The Driver Monitoring System (DMS) in several vehicles cannot recognize the less circular shape of Asian eyes, deeming them closed

 
Volvo's New OTA Update Targets iPhone Users With One Important Added Functionality
Volvo's New OTA Update Targets iPhone Users With One Important Added Functionality

25 Jul 2022, 08:21 UTC / Set to become available to users in 14 new markets, Volvo's latest over-the-air software update makes the company's vehicles smarter

 
We Need to Talk About the Ridiculous Mercedes-AMG F1 x Balenciaga Face Shield
We Need to Talk About the Ridiculous Mercedes-AMG F1 x Balenciaga Face Shield

17 Jul 2022, 06:40 UTC / The face shield might look silly and impractical, but it’s actually a high-tech piece of custom design that is quite at home in the world of haute couture

 
Watch This $80,000 Tesla Model Y Get Hacked With $20 Hardware
Watch This $80,000 Tesla Model Y Get Hacked With $20 Hardware

13 Jul 2022, 18:14 UTC / Hacking into an $80,000 Tesla Model Y electric vehicle is easier than it seems, especially when you're a security consultant like Sultan Qasim Khan

 
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride
Chinese "Surrounding Reality" Autopilot Takes Human Driver for a 16-Mile Test Ride

10 Jul 2022, 09:04 UTC / Impressive test-drive video from Chinese EV company Xpeng. The ”City Navigation Guided Pilot” (CNGP) is pitted against live Guangzhou traffic

 
Will Humans Be Able To Coexist With Robotic Trees in the Future?
Will Humans Be Able To Coexist With Robotic Trees in the Future?

8 Jul 2022, 09:20 UTC / Developed by two groups of artists from Seoul and London, "Shelter" brings to the fore a new image of city life that we may experience in the future.

 
LEO Coupe, the Flying Hypercar of Tomorrow, Gets First Manned Alpha Prototype
LEO Coupe, the Flying Hypercar of Tomorrow, Gets First Manned Alpha Prototype

27 Jun 2022, 11:14 UTC / LEO Flight is sticking to the initial timeline of developing and testing an alpha prototype in 2022, calls the LX-1 “an impressive machine to behold”

 
Breathable Air From Hyundai Motor Group and Michelin, With Their New Eco-Friendly Tires
Breathable Air From Hyundai Motor Group and Michelin, With Their New Eco-Friendly Tires

22 Jun 2022, 08:42 UTC / The next 3 years of partnership are scheduled to research and develop innovations such as eco-friendly tires with increased use of eco-friendly materials

 
Abandoned Maglev Train Is Proof That Hitting 260 MPH Sometimes Isn't Enough
Abandoned Maglev Train Is Proof That Hitting 260 MPH Sometimes Isn't Enough

21 Jun 2022, 16:04 UTC / Built in the 2000s, this train was capable of more than 260 mph. Now it's just an abandoned piece of metal rotting away in a derelict facility

 
Elon Musk Sued for $258 Billion, Alleged Dogecoin Pyramid Scheme to Blame
Elon Musk Sued for $258 Billion, Alleged Dogecoin Pyramid Scheme to Blame

18 Jun 2022, 05:00 UTC / The self-titled DogeFather manipulated the crypto market to boost Doge price, then stood by as its value took a deep dive, investor claims in new lawsuit

 
Digital License Plates Now Available for Registered Vehicles in Michigan
Digital License Plates Now Available for Registered Vehicles in Michigan

13 Jun 2022, 12:25 UTC / Reviver's digital license plates will be controlled via a smartphone app allowing owners to personalize the banner message and report the car stolen

 
First Contact: We Got Hands-On With the 2023 BMW i7 in Production Spec
First Contact: We Got Hands-On With the 2023 BMW i7 in Production Spec

12 Jun 2022, 20:59 UTC / BMW has invited us to take a first look at the all-new i7, its all-electric luxury sedan. It comes with more technology than you would expect, has party tricks

 
Axon Plans to Build Taser-Equipped Drone to Address Mass Shootings
Axon Plans to Build Taser-Equipped Drone to Address Mass Shootings

5 Jun 2022, 09:31 UTC / The Taser-equipped quadcopter could be used as surveillance devices in schools, but not everyone at Axon is onboard with the idea

 
Volvo Cars Will Get Unreal Engine From Fortnite Creator, Expect Something Epic
Volvo Cars Will Get Unreal Engine From Fortnite Creator, Expect Something Epic

1 Jun 2022, 13:20 UTC / Epic Games, the developers behind the Unreal Engine, and Fortnite, will supply Volvo cars with the former for their next cars. There's no word on the latter

 
Dacia's Jogger Was Designed Using a CAVE, It's Not What You Think at First
Dacia's Jogger Was Designed Using a CAVE, It's Not What You Think at First

30 May 2022, 21:56 UTC / Dacia has revealed its CAVE, a tool that the company used to develop the Jogger. Moreover, a select group of people got to see the car years before its reveal

 
The Asahi Kasei AKXY2 Concept Is a Living Room on Wheels, Sustainable and Smart
The Asahi Kasei AKXY2 Concept Is a Living Room on Wheels, Sustainable and Smart

29 May 2022, 03:46 UTC / Tech company Asahi Kasei Group introduces the latest AKXY concept for the possible future, focusing on the three Ss: sustainability, satisfaction and society

 
A Case Against Putting All Your Eggs in One Basket With Technology in Cars
A Case Against Putting All Your Eggs in One Basket With Technology in Cars

21 May 2022, 19:05 UTC / They say it is better safe than sorry, but how does that work with technology? Well, here are a few thoughts on the idea of digital car keys

 
Airbus’ High-Speed Racer Helicopter to Start Testing State-of-the-Art Technologies
Airbus’ High-Speed Racer Helicopter to Start Testing State-of-the-Art Technologies

20 May 2022, 03:33 UTC / Airbus and Safran are developing a high-speed, versatile helicopter that complies to the European environmental standards, boasting high-tech features

 
Volvo Now Offering Cutting-Edge Air Purification Technology in New 90 and 60 Series Models
Volvo Now Offering Cutting-Edge Air Purification Technology in New 90 and 60 Series Models

19 May 2022, 22:16 UTC / According to the World Health Organization, allergies, asthma and air pollution affect hundreds of millions of people around the world each year

 
Self-Driving Hyundai Ioniq 5 Delivers Food With Uber Eats in California
Self-Driving Hyundai Ioniq 5 Delivers Food With Uber Eats in California

19 May 2022, 16:24 UTC / Uber Eats and Motional have integrated their respective technologies to create a model for autonomous deliveries in Santa Monica