Apple CarPlay, Android Auto distract drivers more than pot, alcohol, says study

Apple CarPlay, Android Auto distract drivers more than pot, alcohol, says study

Dark mode? CarPlay’s had it for years. Light mode is the new hotness here. Andrew Krok/Roadshow When Apple CarPlay and Android Auto first started rolling out, initial evidence suggested these technologies held promise to reduce distracted driving. These systems funneled the most important features from our phones onto the infotainment screen, curbing motorists’ desire to […]
Waymo gamifies self-driving car data and wants everyone involved

Waymo gamifies self-driving car data and wants everyone involved

Look at all of that beautiful data. Waymo Waymo is calling all intrigued minds to partake in an Open Dataset challenge, and it could result in some cold, hard cash. On Thursday, Alphabet’s self-driving car subsidiary added more to its Open Dataset and invited...
Volkswagen E-Bulli marks an electric take on classic bus

Volkswagen E-Bulli marks an electric take on classic bus

Amazing. Volkswagen Classic cars fitted with electric powertrains aren’t exactly a new idea, but Volkswagen’s E-Bulli takes things to another level. I say that simply because it’s based on a T1 Samba Bus and it’s amazing. VW Commercial Vehicles...