VW may sideline Audi, link with rivals in new 10-year plan, report saysNov. 2
Volkswagen AG CEO Herbert Diess will outline a 10-year plan on Nov. 16 to slash research costs by working with rivals, a step which would sideline Audi as the group's leading development center, Reuters reported.
This Chinese Tesla wannabe has a big brother problemOct. 22
Pandora hires Ford connected vehicles execOct. 16
Neuroscience startup teaches robocars to think like humansOct. 9
Can software be taught to anticipate human behavior? That's the goal pursued by Perceptive Automata, a Boston startup applying research techniques from neuroscience and psychology to give automated vehicles more humanlike intuition on the road.
EYES ON THE DRIVEROct. 1
Uber to pay $148 million in settlement over 2016 data breachSept. 26
Amazon's Alexa rides shotgun through new Echo Auto deviceSept. 21
Renesas Electronics weighs deal for U.S. chip maker, reports sayAug. 31
Japanese automotive chipmaker Renesas Electronics, looking to further expand into chips for self-driving vehicles, is considering buying U.S. chipmaker Integrated Device Technology, Reuters and the Nikkei reported.
GM expands in-dash fuel payment nationwideAug. 7
Lawsuit says Lyft lifted professor's patented ride-share technologyJuly 24
Ford commits $4 billion to autonomous vehicles, forms new subsidiaryJuly 24
Ford said its investments in autonomous-vehicle development are expected to total $4 billion through 2023 and that it has formed a subsidiary devoted to those efforts called Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC.