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Toyota Invests in Car-sharing Service
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Toyota Invests in Car-sharing Service

Automakers have been scrambling to partner with tech firms to head off competition from self-driving cars and car sharing services that threaten to eventually trim demand for car ownership.
Toyota Developing Tech-Enabled Taxi for Japan
Toyota

Toyota Developing Tech-Enabled Taxi for Japan

The company is developing a next-generation taxi for the Japanese market and it has formed a partnership with the country's hire-taxi federation to explore uses for new technology.
Toyota Recalls 3.37 Million Cars Over Airbag, Emissions Control Issues
Toyota

Toyota Recalls 3.37 Million Cars Over Airbag, Emissions Control Issues

Some of the automaker's gasoline-electric hybrid Prius models contain both of the potential defects, taking the total number of vehicles affected by the recalls to 3.37 million.
Toyota in Talks to Buy Robotics Divisions From Alphabet
Toyota

Toyota in Talks to Buy Robotics Divisions From Alphabet

The Japanese automaker is discussing an acquisition of Boston Dynamics -- known for the Cheetah, which is claimed to be the world's fastest-legged robot.
Toyota and Uber Latest to Join Forces in Ride-Sharing Rush
Uber

Toyota and Uber Latest to Join Forces in Ride-Sharing Rush

There has been a wave of high-profile partnerships between carmakers and ride-sharing services.
Toyota Recalls 1.6 Million U.S. Vehicles for Takata Air Bags
Cars

Toyota Recalls 1.6 Million U.S. Vehicles for Takata Air Bags

Toyota Motor Corp said on Monday it will recall almost 1.6 million additional U.S. vehicles for front passenger side Takata air bag inflators that could rupture.
Toyota Is Turning This City Into a Giant Connected Car Experiment
Self-Driving Cars

Toyota Is Turning This City Into a Giant Connected Car Experiment

The mission is to gather data to make autonomous driving a reality.
Toyota, Microsoft Launch Connected Cars Joint Venture
Cars

Toyota, Microsoft Launch Connected Cars Joint Venture

The $5.5 million investment is yet another sign that connected cars are the way of the future.
Snubbing Apple and Google, Toyota Teams With Ford for Dashboard Tech
Cars

Snubbing Apple and Google, Toyota Teams With Ford for Dashboard Tech

Ford's SmartDeviceLink allows drivers to access smartphone apps via the dashboard touch screen or even voice control.
Arjun Kharpal
3 Proven Strategies for Running a Great Business That Will Also Work in Our Personal Lives
Personal Development

3 Proven Strategies for Running a Great Business That Will Also Work in Our Personal Lives

Entrepreneurs build a business step by step and learn from what goes wrong. That approach works in our lives outside work, too.
Matt Girvan
Soar Above, Rather Than Survive, a Product Recall
Customer Experience

Soar Above, Rather Than Survive, a Product Recall

Fitbit is the latest company that instituted a recall. Did it do it right? Also, seven steps to implement a recall program in your business.
Patrick Proctor
Manufacturer Thinks 'Lean' to Cut Waste, Boost Efficiency
Business Optimization

Manufacturer Thinks 'Lean' to Cut Waste, Boost Efficiency

This printing company used methods from Toyota to reduce errors and inefficiencies.
Kelly K. Spors