DSEI: From Leopards to Boxers — top armored vehicles grab attention at defense show

Tanks and other armored vehicles showed up in full force at the largest military tech show on Earth – Defense and Security Equipment International (DSEI) last week.

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DSEI: Where the world's militaries window shop

Tanks, fighter jets, drones, armored fighting vehicles, laser weapons, bomb defusing robots – and even submarines. These are just a few of the latest military and security innovations from around the world on offer at the Defence and Security Equipment International Show (DSEI) in the U.K. this week.

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Intel buys Mobileye for $15 billion to lead its self-driving car unit

Intel Mobileye

Self-driving vehicles are definitely the new semiconductor goldrush, with Intel snapping up Mobileye after Qualcomm acquired NXP.

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Apple may soon be sending drones to map your neighborhood

We’ve known for some time that Apple has an army of sensor-packed vehicles doing its best to keep its Maps app up to date, but a new report claims that the company’s ambitions are taking it skyward.

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US Navy is sponsoring fish robot project to help develop underwater vehicles

Could studying the locomotion of fish be the key to developing more versatile underwater vehicles and robotics systems? The U.S. Navy certainly thinks so, and it is sponsoring a fish robot to prove it.

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Robot patrol: Israeli Army to deploy autonomous vehicles on Gaza border

Israel is planning to bolster its high-tech arsenal by deploying fully autonomous military vehicles along the country’s dangerous border with Gaza.

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Amazon Sets Up New Auto Research Shop


Amazon on Thursday launched Amazon Vehicles, a research and community site that will let users compare new and used cars, and shop for auto parts, among other things. The site will let customers view everything from specs, images, videos and customer reviews of thousands of brand new to classic vehicles, potentially offering stiff competition to Edmunds, Kelley Blue Book and Autotrader.com. Amazon Vehicles will take advantage of certain features that long have been a hallmark of the Amazon customer experience.

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'Pike' is a handheld, powerful, and precision-guided weapon

Raytheon is taking the sort of powerful and accurate weapons that are typically seen on vehicles and aircraft and putting them literally into the hands of dismounted military teams.

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Autonomous taxis: Why you may never own a self-driving car

Nissan Renault prototype autonomous vehicle
The combination of ride-hailing and ride-sharing solutions with autonomous vehicles may revolutionize personal transportation by making vehicle sharing the norm, rather than the exception.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/176672-autonomous-taxis-why-you-may-never-own-a-self-driving-car

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Move over Tesla: the fastest street-legal EV is now a Corvette Z06

When you think of fast electric vehicles, the Tesla Model S and its “Ludicrous Mode” probably come to mind, and rightly so.

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Google self-driving car bears 'some responsibility' in accident for first time ever

Article Image Though Google’s automated vehicles have been involved in a handful of minor accidents on the road, those were all caused entirely by other, human drivers. But that changed with an accident in California earlier this month.

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Ford to bring Apple's CarPlay to all Sync 3-equipped 2017 vehicles

Article Image Leading up to the start of CES, Ford on Monday announced that all 2017 vehicles equipped with Sync 3 infotainment systems will bake in support for CarPlay and Android Auto, offering deep smartphone integration to both iOS and Android device owners.

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Opinion: Hoverboard ban won't work

Richard Bulliet: The self-balancing vehicles that are fast becoming a craze are illegal in the United Kingdom and banned in New York City, but here to stay.


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Hoverboards: Ban won't stop the wheels

Richard Bulliet: The self-balancing vehicles that are fast becoming a craze are illegal in the United Kingdom and banned in New York City, but here to stay.


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Proposed California rules would require self-driving Apple car to have human backup during testing

Article Image Draft rules proposed by the California Department of Motor Vehicles would mandate that all self-driving vehicles — including Apple’s — have a human driver at the helm at all times, among other stipulations.

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Uber deploys fleet of mapping cars to collect street-level imaging data

Article Image App-based ridesharing service Uber is using a fleet of vehicles to collect street-level mapping data, with the goal of improving routing and ETA data, a company spokesperson confirmed on Monday.

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