ADASKY CES 2020 heating up the car of the future

Safety on the road Have you ever heard something said for the first time, and it made so much sense it struck you that it had never been said before? The words have swirled around in the universe since time began, but never quite put in that exact phrase? [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id=90] It’s the same with [...]

Cartica.ai at CES2020 Unsupervised learning

Cartica.ai making the world safer faster Twelve years ago, we hired Austin, a 15-year-old that was flunking out of school? Why was he flunking out of school? Because he was so smart that school didn’t challenge him. After he started working for us, his grades went up. Why? Because public learning is all about organized [...]

Foretellix CES 2020 no more dumb miles

Quality versus Quantity If you drive the same route from work to home every day, you’re going to know those miles better than any software program. You’ll know when Ms. Smith opens her blinds and when Mr. Rogers and his dog stop at the corner. These are called dumb miles or quantity of miles. Dumb [...]

Volkswagen Robots gone wild

VW Robots Volkswagen Group Components presents a new and visionary charging concept Mobile robots will charge electric vehicles completely autonomously in future Every parking space can become a charging point On the eve of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Volkswagen provides a glimpse into the future in which the search for charging stations for electric [...]

By |2020-03-28T19:44:36-07:00January 2nd, 2020|Categories: Robots, Technology, Volkswagen|Tags: , |0 Comments

Trends in Automotive

technology trends If you thought that the disruption we see in cars was unique to the automotive sector, then think again. Car manufacturers are merely reacting to a much bigger megatrend in technological development towards systems that can think for themselves.  The application in the automotive world is pretty obvious: get cars to drive themselves, and it [...]

By |2020-04-09T08:55:30-07:00November 2nd, 2019|Categories: Technology|Tags: |0 Comments

Continental brakes save lives and emissions

* Regenerative energy savings due to improved utilization of achievable recuperation potential * Tests of the CO2 savings potential of the MK C1 electrohydraulic brake system in a plug-in hybrid * TÜV confirms in a certified test: MK C1 reduces the amount of CO2 emitted in the WLTP by around 8 g/mi on average compared [...]

By |2019-04-18T12:36:10-07:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: Continental AG, Safety, Technology|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Car Safety Technologies that May Save Your Life

Consumer Electronics in cars Because of technology in cars, safety has come on leaps and bounds in recent decades. The days where a seatbelt, disc brakes, and an airbag were cutting edge is long gone. The expectations of the average driver are far higher when they’re purchasing a car. It’s not surprising, road fatalities are [...]

By |2020-05-06T07:23:17-07:00February 28th, 2019|Categories: Safety, Technology|Tags: , |0 Comments

Cruising Chauffeur for emergency situations

"We are working on the entire chain for autonomous driving," Dr. Oliver Fochler said as he drove the test vehicle around the track in Hannover, Germany. He talked about the software, sensors, actuators, what will the cars of tomorrow look like, what will autonomous cars need. We are going around the track, time after time, [...]

Hurricane Harvey IFA Berlin connected life

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I am sure all of you will be with me in sending good thoughts to our fellow Americans caught in Hurricane Harvey. I've been kept up to date through some of my Texas Auto Writer's Association (TAWA). Most are doing okay, but a couple have had their homes flooded. How [...]