Driverless Car Steering a Course to Road Readiness
June 11, 2013
Reuters / Powered by NewsLook.com
Researchers at Carnegie Melon University are putting the finishing touches on their version of a driverless car that, they say, lays the groundwork for computers to replace humans in the driver seat within a decade.
TFL Car (Dec. 14, 2013) ( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The just revealed Automated Ford Fusion Hybrid looks like it has sprouted a pair of spinning horns. But the spinning horns are in fact four LiDAR infrared sensors that can ... watch video
AP (June 5, 2013) New Zealand's oldest driver is still on the road, motoring around at the grand old age of 105. He received his first license in 1925, aged 17-years-old after learning to drive in a French car that ... watch video
TheStreet (May 28, 2014) Google is unveiling its own prototype of a self-driving car in which there's no steering wheel or pedals. Instead, the electric-powered car is driven solely through computers and sensors. The only ... watch video
AFP (May 28, 2014) Google unveiled plans to build its own self-driving car -- minus the steering wheel -- that it hopes to begin testing in the coming months. For Google, the car is to pioneer individual transport that ... watch video
Reuters - Business Video Online (Mar. 6, 2015) The Rinspeed Budii Concept car is creating a driverless stir at this year's Geneva car show. It's an all-electric autonomous vehicle with a difference. Ciara Lee reports.
Video provided by ... watch video
TFL Car (Nov. 14, 2013) ( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The Tesla Model S P85 is a revolutionary car that says goodbye to the internal combustion engine and hello to the electric motor. But how will this all electric car do when ... watch video
Newsy (May 28, 2014) Google has built a prototype self-driving car without a steering wheel, accelerator or brakes. The company plans to build nearly 100 of the vehicles.
Video provided by ... watch video
AP (May 28, 2014) Google will build a car without a steering wheel. It doesn't need one because it drives itself. The two-seater won't be sold publicly, but Google said Tuesday it hopes by this time next year, 100 ... watch video
Oct. 8, 2015 Expectant mothers who live near active natural gas wells operated by the fracking industry in Pennsylvania are at an increased risk of giving birth prematurely and for having high-risk pregnancies, ... read more
Oct. 8, 2015 A research team has created the exotic ring-shaped magnetic effects called skyrmions under ambient room conditions for the first time. The achievement brings skyrmions a step ... read more
Oct. 8, 2015 For nearly nine years, researchers at Lund University have been working on developing implantable electrodes that can capture signals from single neurons in the brain over a ... read more
Oct. 7, 2015 Researchers have discovered that a mere 9-trillionths-of-a-meter reduction in the length of a chemical bond dramatically boosts the reactivity of a family of molecules that ... read more
Oct. 7, 2015 A researcher has solved a 140-year-old enigma in fluid mechanics: Why does a simple formula describe the seemingly complex physics for the behavior of elliptical particles moving through ... read more
May 8, 2015 If consumers have their way, self-driving cars will enable parents to keep tighter reins on teen motorists. A new survey reveals that people are soundly in favor of putting parental controls in ... read more
June 24, 2014 In the coming decades, we will likely commute to work and explore the countryside in autonomous, or driverless, cars capable of communicating with the roads they are traveling on. A convergence of ... read more
Oct. 5, 2012 California, Nevada, and Florida have already made driverless cars street-legal, and continuing advances in the technology have led many to predict that the commercialization of automated vehicles is ... read more