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Paris Aims to Expedite Combustion Engine Ban with 2030 Target Date

October 16, 2017

Remember back in July when the French government decided to impose a complete ban on conventional engines by 2040 as part of its efforts to help reduce carbon emissions and brace its infrastructure for the inevitable move toward electric and autonomous vehicle technologies? Well it looks like the City of Lights is going above and beyond and aiming to lead the rest of the country by expediting this ...     Read More »

GM More Than Doubles Self-Driving Vehicle Numbers in California

October 5, 2017

Back in June, General Motors (GM) solidified itself as a major player in the autonomous vehicle world by moving toward the world's first mass-producible line of self-driving vehicles. Today, this traditional automotive powerhouse and current driverless pioneer continues to forge a powerful position in this sector by more than doubling its self-driving fleet within the Golden State. As David She ...     Read More »

Ford and Lyft Partner Up for 2021 Self-Driving Car Deal

September 28, 2017

Stop us if you've heard this one before: A major traditional powerhouse in the automotive marketplace is pairing up with a hot new tech partner to lay the foundation for a self-driving vehicle launch plan. In fact, from Toyota and Uber shaking hands on a collaborative deal to Fiat and Google following suit, there's no shortage of real-world examples of this concept in motion. However, few busin ...     Read More »

Six Major Trade Associations Urge Apple to Reconsider Killing Cookies

September 18, 2017

Last summer, Apple's decision to eventually "kill cookies" via a forthcoming update to the Safari browser that will purge this data after a 24-hour period left countless digital marketers and advertisers scrambling for answers. After all, cookies may be a contentious subject in terms of digital privacy and user tracking, but no one can argue against their role as one of the most vital sources of i ...     Read More »

Samsung Enters Self-Driving Marketplace with $300 Million Fund

September 15, 2017

Tech giant Samsung, long known for cutting edge television and other home technologies, is making waves in the automotive world with a blockbuster announcement – and a bold new plan to turn the world of autonomous vehicle technology on its head. So just what does Samsung have in mind regarding its push into the realm of driverless vehicles and the future of the automotive marketplace? Accordi ...     Read More »

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