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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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Volvo Cars Autonomous Parking Concept

Volvo Car Group has developed an ingenious concept for autonomous parking. The concept car finds and parks in an open space by itself, without the driver … Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.youtube.com The autonomous parking car. Personally, I am pretty … Continue reading

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How to Teach an Autonomous Car to Drive – Gizmodo

Driving a car is easy. Engine on, eyes open, foot on the gas and you’re all set. So why is it taking autonomous cars so long to learn? Source: gizmodo.com So we can deal with inaccurate maps as long as … Continue reading

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Continental ‘Cloud-To-Car’ Navigation Boosts Fuel Efficiency By 3 Percent – Green Car Reports

Carmakers are working to optimize virtually ever part of new models for fuel efficiency. Soon, that may even include the navigation system. Source: http://www.greencarreports.com This is quite interesting. 3% improvement in fuel efficiency doesn’t sound very much until you consider … Continue reading

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Merge Like a Zip – How To Get People to Let You In

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New App Tracks Your Family Like Fleet Cars

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Since the early days of GPS and the Internet, truckers and fleet managers have used new technologies to keep tabs on the vehicles they oversee. Now, those same tools can help individuals manage … Continue reading

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Location-based car games: Playtime or privacy invasion?

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Exhaust Notes – Stay up to date on the latest autos news, trends and interesting tidbits with MSN Autos blog. (http://t.co/d0vEA8DNMs – Location-based car games: Playtime or privacy invasion? Luigi Cappel‘s insight: I … Continue reading

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