Slashdot Items Tagged "autos"

Date / Time Story
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:50AM Self-Driving Cars Should Be Legal Because They Pass Safety Tests, Argues Google
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @06:48PM Within 6 Years, Most Vehicles Will Allow OTA Software Updates
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:01PM GM Buys Driverless Software Startup Cruise Automation
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:55PM China Car-Tracking Scheme Could Allow Higher Fuel Prices For Gas-Guzzling Cars
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @07:55PM BMW Showcases Self-Driving Concept Car
Friday February 26, 2016 @07:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:19AM US Asks VW For Electric Cars
Monday February 15, 2016 @12:47PM Preserving Cuba's Classic Cars
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:45AM Are Roads Safer With No Central White Lines?
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @04:55PM Morgan, Maker of Classic Handmade Sports Cars, Is Going Electric
Thursday January 28, 2016 @01:54PM Tesla Truck 'Quite Likely,' Says Elon Musk
Monday January 11, 2016 @08:03AM Tesla Model S Software Updates Lets Car Park Itself With No One Inside It
Sunday December 27, 2015 @11:55PM The Problem With Self Driving Cars: Who Controls the Code?
Sunday December 13, 2015 @04:44PM Steel Treatment Paves the Way For Radically Lighter, Stronger, Cheaper Cars
Tuesday December 08, 2015 @10:52AM Nokia Completes Sale of HERE Mapping Services
Friday November 20, 2015 @06:01PM Tesla To Voluntarily Recall Every Model S Because One Seat Belt Came Apart
Friday October 16, 2015 @06:36AM Software Update Adds Autonomous Driving To Tesla's Bag of Tricks
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:17PM Volkswagen Diesel Scandal Logistics Imply Sizable Conspiracy
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:26PM How the Car Industry Has Hidden Its Software Behind the DMCA
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @07:55AM Honda To Test Self-Driving Cars In California
Thursday August 13, 2015 @01:53PM 'Banned' Article About Faulty Immobilizer Chip Published After Two Years
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM BlackBerry Denies QNX Was To Blame In Jeep Cherokee Hack
Sunday August 09, 2015 @08:09AM Tesla Suffering Cash Flow Issues; Every Model S Means a $4,000 Loss
Sunday July 26, 2015 @10:45PM After Progressive Insurance's Snapshot Hacked, Manufacturer Has Been, Too
Saturday July 18, 2015 @06:28AM "Ludicrous Speed" For Tesla's Model S Means 0-60 MPH In 2.8 Seconds
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:32PM Most Comprehensive Study Yet On Environmental Impact of Electric Vehicles
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @07:14AM 65,000+ Land Rovers Recalled Due To Software Bug
Thursday July 02, 2015 @01:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Friday June 05, 2015 @04:44PM Google Releases Report On Autonomous Vehicle Accidents
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @10:02AM Will Robot Cars Need Windows?
Sunday May 03, 2015 @01:33PM Tesla Adds Used Models To Its Inventory, For Online Purchase
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @07:43AM The Engineer's Lament -- Prioritizing Car Safety Issues
Thursday April 23, 2015 @07:27AM Cheap Gas Fuels Switch From Electric Cars To SUVs
Thursday April 16, 2015 @11:55AM The Car That Knows When You'll Get In an Accident Before You Do
Sunday March 22, 2015 @10:19AM Chevy Malibu 'Teen Driver' Tech Will Snitch If You Speed
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:24AM The Best, and Worst, Places To Drive Your Electric Car
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @08:23AM Japan Now Has More Car Charging Points Than Gas Stations
Tuesday February 17, 2015 @08:16AM Tesla Factory Racing To Retool For New Models
Friday February 06, 2015 @11:32PM How To Hack a BMW: Details On the Security Flaw That Affected 2.2 Million Cars
Friday February 06, 2015 @05:37PM Automakers Move Toward OTA Software Upgrades
Thursday February 05, 2015 @05:10PM Programming Safety Into Self-Driving Cars
Monday January 26, 2015 @03:13PM Inside Ford's New Silicon Valley Lab
Saturday January 24, 2015 @09:29AM Government Recommends Cars With Smarter Brakes
Sunday January 18, 2015 @06:51PM Insurance Company Dongles Don't Offer Much Assurance Against Hacking
Thursday November 13, 2014 @08:57AM Carmakers Promise Not To Abuse Drivers' Privacy
Monday October 27, 2014 @10:17AM What Will It Take To Make Automated Vehicles Legal In the US?
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @09:30PM Will the Google Car Turn Out To Be the Apple Newton of Automobiles?
Thursday October 09, 2014 @07:30AM Fuel Efficiency Numbers Overstate MPG More For Cars With Small Engines
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:22PM Apple CarPlay Rollout Delayed By Some Carmakers
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @08:01AM Selectable Ethics For Robotic Cars and the Possibility of a Robot Car Bomb
Thursday August 14, 2014 @02:02PM Where are the Flying Cars? (Video; Part Two of Two)
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @07:23AM Hackers Demand Automakers Get Serious About Security
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:43AM New Car Heads-Up Display To Be Controlled By Hand Gestures, Voice Commands
Thursday August 07, 2014 @07:29AM Idiot Leaves Driver's Seat In Self-Driving Infiniti, On the Highway
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @10:53AM Least Secure Cars Revealed At Black Hat
Friday August 01, 2014 @04:51PM Fooling a Mercedes Into Autonomous Driving With a Soda Can
Friday July 04, 2014 @08:01PM In Düsseldorf, A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @07:31AM Google, Detroit Split On Autonomous Cars
Sunday June 29, 2014 @08:02AM Facial Recognition Might Be Coming To Your Car
Friday June 27, 2014 @03:13PM Toyota's Fuel Cell Car To Launch In Japan Next March
Thursday June 26, 2014 @01:00AM Making an Autonomous Car On a Budget
Thursday June 12, 2014 @12:25PM Tesla Releases Electric Car Patents To the Public
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @11:48AM Tracking Tesla's Quiet Changes To the Model S
Sunday April 20, 2014 @09:57AM Why Tesla Really Needs a Gigafactory
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @03:45PM AT&T, Audi Announce In-Car 4G LTE Plans, Starting At $99 For 6 Months
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @02:49PM Volkswagen Chairman: Cars Must Not Become 'Data Monsters'
Saturday February 08, 2014 @01:12PM How To Take Control of a Car's Electronics, Cheap
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @07:59AM Tesla Touts Cross-Country Trip, Aims For World Record
Thursday January 30, 2014 @04:27PM EU Secretly Plans To Put a Back Door In Every Car By 2020
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @12:59PM Tesla's Having Issues Charging In the Cold
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @08:28AM Nissan Unveils 88 Pound 400-HP Race Car Engine
Thursday January 02, 2014 @02:01PM Ford Will Demo Solar-Charged Car At CES
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:30AM Next Carsharing Advance: Electric Cars From a Vending Machine
Thursday December 26, 2013 @01:53PM Tesla Updates Model S Software As a Precaution Against Unsafe Charging
Thursday December 19, 2013 @03:09PM Tesla Says Garage Fire Not Charger's Fault; Firemen Less Sure
Wednesday December 11, 2013 @02:16PM Smart Cars: Too Distracting?
Tuesday December 03, 2013 @12:01PM Tesla Faces Off Against Car Dealers In Another State: Ohio
Friday November 22, 2013 @08:15PM Electric Cars: Drivers Love 'Em, So Why Are Sales Still Low?
Thursday November 21, 2013 @02:59PM NHTSA Tells Tesla To Stop Exaggerating Model S Safety Rating
Thursday November 14, 2013 @05:08PM Tesla Planning an Electric Pickup Truck, Says Elon Musk
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @12:03PM Tesla Model S Can Hit (At Least) 132 MPH On the Autobahn
Thursday October 24, 2013 @06:37AM Tesla CEO Elon Musk: Fuel Cells Are 'So Bull@%!#'
Tuesday October 22, 2013 @07:47AM Oregon Extends Push To Track, Tax Drivers Per Mile
Friday October 18, 2013 @05:43PM Report: Fisker Automotive Sold To Hong Kong Billionaire Richard Li
Thursday October 17, 2013 @10:23AM Volvo Developing Nano-Battery Tech Built Into Car Body Panels
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @06:48AM Cadillac Unveils Pricier Alternative To Tesla Model S
Saturday October 12, 2013 @01:01PM People Trust Tech Companies Over Automakers For Self-Driving Cars
Thursday September 26, 2013 @10:50AM Big Box? Nissan Note the First-Ever Car You Can 'Buy' On Amazon
Tuesday September 17, 2013 @12:29PM Robots Join Final Assembly Line At US Auto Plant
Friday August 30, 2013 @06:30AM Nissan's Crash-Free R&D: 7 Cute Robots Mimicking Bees and Fish
Thursday August 22, 2013 @03:20PM Concern Mounts Over Self-Driving Cars Taking Away Freedom
Saturday July 27, 2013 @08:09PM English High Court Bans Publication of 0-Day Threat To Auto Immobilizers
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @12:35PM Smartphones May Help Reduce Traffic In the Near Future
Thursday June 27, 2013 @05:01PM Tesla Faces Tough Regulatory Hurdle From State Dealership Laws
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:33AM New World Record For Electric Car Speed: 204.2 MPH
Monday May 06, 2013 @01:27PM Why Your New Car's Technology Is Four Years Old
Friday December 07, 2012 @07:59PM Black Boxes In Cars Raise Privacy Concerns
Friday November 30, 2012 @07:58AM The Coming Wave of In-Dash Auto System Obsolescence
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @08:34AM GM Brings IT Dev Back In House; Self-Driving Caddy In the Works
Friday November 02, 2012 @05:10PM Tesla Model S Named 'Car of the Year'
Thursday November 01, 2012 @01:47PM Fisker Hybrids Get Bad Karma From Superstorm Sandy
Sunday October 28, 2012 @04:09PM Canadian Researchers Create Wireless Charger For Electric Cars
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @11:41AM A Honda Civic With no Gas Tank (Video)
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @08:26AM Tesla Reveals Charging Station Sites In 3 US States
Thursday September 06, 2012 @07:31AM Networked Cars: Good For Safety, Bad For Privacy
Sunday August 26, 2012 @06:51PM Tata Intends To Sell Air-Powered Car In India
Sunday August 26, 2012 @04:32PM A (Mostly) 3-D Printed Race Car Hits 140 Km/h
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @07:46AM Stanford's Self Driving Car Tops 120mph On Racetrack
Saturday June 23, 2012 @09:12AM Tesla Delivers First Batch of Model S Electric Sedans
Thursday April 19, 2012 @02:02PM Expect Mandatory 'Big Brother' Black Boxes In All New Cars From 2015
Friday April 13, 2012 @06:51PM Mandatory Brake-Override Proposed For All Cars
Thursday April 12, 2012 @03:36PM Audi Gives Silent Electric Car Synthetic Sound
Sunday March 25, 2012 @03:58PM You're Driving All Wrong, Says NHTSA
Friday March 02, 2012 @09:27PM Chevy Volt Meets High Resistance, GM Suspends Sales
Thursday March 01, 2012 @10:34AM The Specter of Gasoline At $5 a Gallon
Friday February 24, 2012 @11:04PM Cars Emit More Black Carbon Than Previously Thought
Thursday February 23, 2012 @08:04AM Why Tesla Cars Aren't Bricked By Failing Batteries
Sunday February 19, 2012 @04:36PM Avoiding Red Lights By Booking Ahead
Thursday February 02, 2012 @03:56PM DC Comics Prevails In Batmobile Copyright Dispute
Saturday January 28, 2012 @10:38AM See the Tesla S at the Detroit International Auto Show (Video)
Saturday January 28, 2012 @10:37AM Timothy Lord Looks at Gas and Electric Smart Cars (Video)
Thursday January 26, 2012 @08:07AM MIT Media Lab Rolls Out Folding Car
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:57AM Chevy Volt Passes Safety Investigation
Friday January 13, 2012 @06:21PM The Future of Hi-Tech Auto Theft
Monday August 15, 2011 @11:07AM What's the Carbon Footprint of Bicycling?
Saturday August 06, 2011 @06:29PM L.A. Artist Contemplates Future Traffic Flow, With Hot Wheels
Monday August 01, 2011 @06:37PM Using Brain Waves Can Shorten Braking Distance
Thursday July 28, 2011 @12:36PM War Texting Lets Hackers Unlock Car Doors Via SMS
Friday July 22, 2011 @09:05PM CEO Confirms Chevy To Sell Diesel Cruze In US
Thursday July 14, 2011 @12:30PM US Wants Drivers To Test Wireless Auto Safety Tech
Friday June 17, 2011 @05:16PM GM Patents Data Mining Method For Refining the Chevy Volt
Monday June 13, 2011 @09:34PM Chinese Spying Devices Installed On Hong Kong Cars
Monday May 30, 2011 @06:49PM Mandatory Automotive Black Boxes May Be On the Way
Thursday May 12, 2011 @12:51PM America's First Pipeline-Fed Hydrogen Fueling Station
Sunday April 03, 2011 @10:43AM Top Gear Fights Back At Tesla
Saturday April 02, 2011 @10:29AM Google's Driverless Car and the Logic of Safety
Friday March 11, 2011 @08:14PM Hacking a Car With Music
Friday January 07, 2011 @08:31AM New Cars Vulnerable To Wireless Theft
Tuesday January 04, 2011 @06:58PM French Use Space Tech To Find Parking Spots
Saturday December 04, 2010 @08:15PM Rear-View Cameras On Cars Could Become Mandatory In the US
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @07:12PM The DIY Car Computer vs. the iPad
Saturday November 13, 2010 @06:22PM Auto Industry's Fastest Processor Is 128Mhz
Thursday November 04, 2010 @04:59PM Tesla Roadster Data Logging Format Reverse Engineered
Thursday October 21, 2010 @02:09PM Why Silicon Valley Won't Be the Green Car Detroit
Tuesday August 31, 2010 @07:09PM EPA Proposes Grading System For Car Fuel Economy
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @08:57AM If You Don't Want Your Car Stolen, Make It Pink
Thursday June 03, 2010 @08:09PM Traffic-Flow Algorithm Can Reduce Fuel Consumption
Sunday November 01, 2009 @03:33PM Appeal For Commuter GPS Logs To Aid Electric Cars
Sunday September 27, 2009 @08:10PM The Informant Is Back At Work