Autonomous Cars

Apple to start testing self-driving cars 0

Apple is set to join the growing roster of companies testing self-driving technology, after securing a permit to begin trials in California. The permit will allow Apple to start self-driving tests with three vehicles and six drivers, who will act in a supervisory role should the technology malfunction. The cars to be used for the(…)

The UK Government and Driverless Cars 0

The automotive world has moved towards the creation of autonomous cars at an alarming rate. We now see the likes of cruise control, assistive braking and autonomous parking, so we expect to see cars being fully autonomous within this decade. But with this, there are obvious concerns and laws which need to be met. So(…)

Land Rover Jaguar’s Autonomous Vehicles 0

With the recent news concerning the British government’s direction on autonomous vehicles, Jaguar Land Rover have just stated their intentions for their future in the driverless vehicle world. With the autonomous industry now including multiple start ups and huge technological and motoring companies, it is worth £900 billion and looks set to increase. Because of(…)

Chinese Technology… 0

The race to be the first and outright leader in the autonomous market is really starting to heat up. We have seen the likes of Tesla, BMW and Volvo all making either headway or promises for autonomous vehicles. That is however the actual motoring companies, but this race certainly goes deeper than that. Apple, Intel(…)

Google’s Sticky Car 0

Google may have just come up with a crazy idea that may protect pedestrians from a crash with its autonomous car. Although there have been many patents submitted by the company, this specific one does seem like the funniest, yet also the most effective one too. It is claimed that Google will be utilising a(…)

Dung Beetles May Be the Key for Autonomous Vehicles 0

The automotive world is becoming more and more futuristic as time goes on, and now we are closer than ever to the autonomous car. Google recently undertook their autonomous experiment which, although crashed into a bus, must have given the company excellent data and pointers on how to improve. BMW, Volvo and multiple other automotive(…)

Volvo is Planning the Biggest Ever Autonomous Driving Test in the UK 0

The Swedish automotive outfit Volvo is planning to undertake the biggest automotive driving test that the UK has ever seen. The project, known as ‘Drive Me London’, looks to unleash a few autonomous cars in London in 2017 and then, in 2018, look to give a free rein to 100 vehicles on London’s roads. The(…)