30 Mar '16, 6pm

#Robotics #AI

Audi Autonomous RS7 Ford GT Ferrari 488 Spider Mercedes-Benz F 015 Concept Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Chevrolet Volt BMW 7 Series Porsche Mission E Concept Volvo XC90 Tesla Model X “We wanted flying cars; instead we got 140 characters,” is venture capitalist Peter Thiel’s famous credo . But though a freeway in the sky seems as fantastical as ever, we are going to get something even better: a self-driving car. Such a robot, fully aware of its environment, with 360-degree vision and peerless driving skills, is a matter of when, not if. Humans’ fascination with these machines seems limitless, even though autonomous cars could turn us into mere cargo. And unlike airborne cars, self-drivers could prevent the 1.2 million deaths caused by traffic accidents every year. It’s no utopian fantasy. Among our Top Ten Tech Cars this year are a robotic Audi that tears around racetracks like...

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2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Volvo XC90

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Mar '16, 5pm

Sweden’s Volvo had been in virtual hibernation in recent years, cut loose from Ford, sold to a Chinese owner, and resting ...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Ford GT

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Mar '16, 1pm

Price: US $400,000 Power plant: 3.5-L V-6 with dual turbochargers; 485 kW (650 hp) Overall fuel economy: N/A Nearly a half...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Porsche Mission E Con...

spectrum.ieee.org 30 Mar '16, 3pm

When Porsche floats a big idea in sports cars, it doesn’t fool around. The 911, for example, has been a design and perform...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Chevrolet Volt

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '16, 9pm

Today’s US $2-a-gallon gasoline doesn’t bode well for the plug-in Volt’s showroom sales in America. But when gas prices sp...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: BMW 7 Series

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '16, 1pm

The BMW 7 Series is the world’s first production car that can operate with no driver aboard, if only to dazzle the neighbo...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '16, 6pm

Hydrogen cars have been such a tease. For decades, carmakers have held out the hope of clean energy, free of fossil fuels ...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Ferrari 488 Spider

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '16, 4pm

Price: US $275,000 Power plant: 3.9-L V-8 with dual turbochargers; 493 kW (611 hp) Overall fuel economy: 13.8 L/100 km (17...

2016 Top Ten Tech Cars

spectrum.ieee.org 02 Apr '16, 9am

Audi Autonomous RS7 Ford GT Ferrari 488 Spider Mercedes-Benz F 015 Concept Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Chevrolet Volt BMW 7 S...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Tesla Model X

spectrum.ieee.org 28 Mar '16, 6pm

With typical hyperbole, Tesla bills its electric Model X as the fastest, safest, and most capable SUV in history. But it’s...

2016’s Top Ten Tech Cars https://t.co/TfEDHB0uMQ

spectrum.ieee.org 03 Apr '16, 4am

Audi Autonomous RS7 Ford GT Ferrari 488 Spider Mercedes-Benz F 015 Concept Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Chevrolet Volt BMW 7 S...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Audi Autonomous RS7

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Audi Autonomous RS7

spectrum.ieee.org 28 Mar '16, 9pm

Audi’s autonomous cars are becoming quite the world travelers: Recall the much-ballyhooed first robotic drive from San Fra...

2016's Top Ten Tech Cars: Mercedes-Benz F 015 C...

spectrum.ieee.org 28 Mar '16, 7pm

For years, automakers have rhapsodized about how our cars would become mobile offices and living spaces. And then they bot...

#UpTopTaxi: How to handle #customerservice - Ten #Tips for #Drivers!

#UpTopTaxi: How to handle #customerservice - Te...

nswtaxi.org.au 29 Mar '16, 3pm

Ten Customer Service Tips for Drivers 11 December 2015 | NSW Taxi Council These simple but important practices will ensure...

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