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Volvo promises ‘DEATHPROOF’ cars by 2020

The Swedish company, which has built its reputation on safety, says a world where nobody dies in car accidents is closer than most people think. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.dailymail.co.uk Volvo has always had a great reputation for safety and … Continue reading

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Why travel sickness could put the brakes on driverless cars

Age-old problem of travel sickness threatens the hoped-for benefits of letting a computer take the wheel in autonomous cars Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk I didn’t know I suffered kinetosis, at least I didn’t know that’s what it was called, … Continue reading

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Ford’s Future Is Filled With Self-Driving Cars and Drones

Ford says it’s becoming more than just an automaker. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wired.com For starters, this shows how technology driven Ford still is. People don’t buy auto’s, they buy transport, they buy entertainment, they buy safety, they buy prestige … Continue reading

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Volvo and Ericsson want to make life a stream in autonomous cars

Volvo’s recently unveiled Concept 26 is its vision for the autonomous car of the future. Its “Relax Mode” would allow occupants to watch video content while the car takes care of driving. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.gizmag.com It’s starting to … Continue reading

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Nokia Closes Its $2.8B Sale Of Here To The Audi, BMW And Daimler Car Consortium

One of the bigger makers of maps and location services used in mobile phones and connected cars has now been taken over by a consortium of car makers. Today.. Sourced through Scoop.it from: techcrunch.com I said back in 2013 that … Continue reading

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Self-driving cars will crash, warns the man responsible for overseeing their … – Telegraph.co.uk

Head of government policy unit says autonomous cars won’t be infallible, even though they have the potential to dramatically reduce road deaths Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk Does Volvo have it wrong and are they taking great risks when they … Continue reading

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Volvo Wants to Know What You Think About Autonomous Cars – Automobile

Why own a car at all? Continue reading

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Volvo To Accept Full Liability If Their Autonomous Cars Crash : Related Articles | OOYUZ

RT @mbnews_: Volvo To Accept Full Liability If Their Autonomous Cars Crash.. Related Articles: http://t.co/75ACN99ENC Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.ooyuz.com Great news, of course we can totally trust car manufacturers, even more than insurance companies, who like car sales companies … Continue reading

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Autonomous cars shift insurance liability toward manufacturers – Business Insurance

Business Insurance Autonomous cars shift insurance liability toward manufacturers Business Insurance (Reuters) — Hacker attacks or faulty software could shift the burden of legal and regulatory liability toward makers of self-driving cars and away… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.businessinsurance.com When … Continue reading

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Toyota AI research to building autonomous cars will generate many new technologies for car safety

Toyota is partnering with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to research artificial intelligence and robotics, work they say will lead to autonomous cars. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.pcworld.com This is one of the more responsible and appropriate … Continue reading

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