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Google Is Testing Wireless Charging for Its Self-Driving Cars
Self-Driving Cars

Google Is Testing Wireless Charging for Its Self-Driving Cars

Wireless charging could help accelerate the adoption of individually owned electric vehicles.
The Best New Tech to Look Out For in 2016 and Beyond
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The Best New Tech to Look Out For in 2016 and Beyond

From drones to virtual-reality headsets, here is what will be popular this year.
Emily Price
Tesla Puts New Limits on Hands-Free Driving Function
Tesla

Tesla Puts New Limits on Hands-Free Driving Function

The feature will now be restricted on residential roads or roads without a center divider.
General Motors Partners With Lyft to Develop Network of Self-Driving Cars
Lyft

General Motors Partners With Lyft to Develop Network of Self-Driving Cars

The San Francisco-based Uber competitor announces a new $1 billion funding round that values it at $5.5 billion.
Catherine Clifford
4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future
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4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future

From a heartstring-tugging endorsement of virtual reality as an empathy booster, to a frightening vision of a world where computers take over humans, you won't want to miss these intense talks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google and Ford Reportedly Teaming Up to Build Self-Driving Cars
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Google and Ford Reportedly Teaming Up to Build Self-Driving Cars

The partnership will likely be announced at the 2016 CES trade show.
Laura Entis
Why Telematics (Think: Driverless Cars) Is the Future
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Why Telematics (Think: Driverless Cars) Is the Future

Driverless cars are just the beginning. Learn how your business can capitalize on telematics innovation.
Brian Hughes
California: Self-Driving Cars Can't Be on Roads Without Drivers
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California: Self-Driving Cars Can't Be on Roads Without Drivers

The rules, which will face a period of public comment before being finalized, set out a path to take the industry from the current stage of vehicle testing to actually rolling them out to consumers.
Ford Gets Approval From California to Test Self-Driving Cars
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Ford Gets Approval From California to Test Self-Driving Cars

The car company joins Tesla and Google in the autonomous automobile space.
There Will Be 20 Million Self-Driving Cars On the Road by 2025
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There Will Be 20 Million Self-Driving Cars On the Road by 2025

But this still only represents 1 percent of the vehicles that will be on the road.
Catherine Clifford
If You Get In the Way of Google's Self-Driving Car, It Might Shout at You
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If You Get In the Way of Google's Self-Driving Car, It Might Shout at You

Forget wimpy horn-honking. Google's autonomous ride could blast messages at passersby from external loudspeakers.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Wants Its Self-Driving Cars to Operate More Like People
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Google Wants Its Self-Driving Cars to Operate More Like People

The company says its current prototypes are 'a little more cautious than they need to be.'
Apple's Tesla Challenger Could Roll Into the Market By 2019
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Apple's Tesla Challenger Could Roll Into the Market By 2019

Full speed ahead. The Cupertino, Calif., colossus is revving up its electric car ambitions.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Hires Longtime Car Exec to Head Up Its Driverless Car Division
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Google Hires Longtime Car Exec to Head Up Its Driverless Car Division

John Krafcik has previously worked at Ford, Hyundai and online car sales company TrueCar.
Catherine Clifford