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Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance

Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals that are expected to involve collaboration on e...

Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance

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Ford, Volkswagen to share details on EV, AV alliance Friday Details of an agreement are expected to be outlined Friday after months of discussion between the two automakers on how to share the burdens of investing in electric and autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-11 22:51

Volkswagen and Ford Are Teaming Up Massively on Electric and Autonomous Cars The game of catch-up gets going for real, Daimler isn’t doing so hot, and diesels are definitely not having a moment. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 12, 2019....
2019-07-12 20:34

Ford and Volkswagen have inked a deal to share technology for electric and autonomous vehicles (F, VW) Ford Motor Company Ford and Volkswagen will collaborate on electric and autonomous vehicle technologies. The new framework will be an extension of last year's partnership on commercial vehicles. Both companies declined to give any more details, bu...
2019-07-06 10:34

Volkswagen, Ford reach outline agreement to share electric, autonomous tech: source Ford and Volkswagen have reached an outline agreement to share electric and autonomous car technologies, extending their alliance beyond a cooperation on commercial vehicles, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-05 17:51

Volkswagen zooms ahead in extension of alliance with Ford to electric, automated cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs while positioning VW as the initial winner....
2019-07-12 18:51

Ford, Volkswagen extend multibillion-dollar alliance to electric, automated cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs....
2019-07-12 16:34

Ford, Volkswagen To Collaborate For Building EVs And Autonomous Tech Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG today announced that they are expanding their global alliance to include electric vehicles - and will collaborate with Argo AI to introduce autonomous vehicle......
2019-07-12 17:51

A Ford-Volkswagen alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-12 03:51

VW invests $2.6 billion in Argo AI as part of self-driving vehicle alliance with Ford Argo said VW was investing $1 billion and contributing its European self-driving unit, valued at $1.6 billion. The deal gives Argo a $7 billion valuation.Read More...
2019-07-12 16:17

VW, Ford Reach Outline Agreement To Share Electric, Autonomous Tech - Report Ford and Volkswagen have reached an outline agreement to share electric and autonomous car technologies, extending their alliance beyond a cooperation on commerical vehicles....
2019-07-08 07:51

VW, Ford reach outline agreement to share electric, autonomous tech - source Ford and Volkswagen have reached an outline agreement to share electric and autonomous car technologies, extending their alliance beyond a cooperation on commerical vehicles, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-05 18:34

Confirmed: Ford to share Volkswagen’s MEB platform for at least one electric car by 2023 Volkswagen to invest in Ford-backed autonomous tech firm in exchange for use of modular EV platform in global alliance Ford and Volkswagen have jointly announced the expansion of their global alliance will include electric vehicles, along with a mas...
2019-07-12 15:17

Volkswagen's Trying to Solve the Problem of Motion Sickness in Autonomous Cars Self-driving cars aren’t nearly as close as some automakers or tech companies would like the rest of the world to think, but, while we’re all thinking about them, we might as well also think about the consequences as well. Not danger, nor death, nor ...
2019-05-29 22:00

Apple bought autonomous vehicle start-up Drive.ai The purchase confirms Apple's continued interest in self-driving car software, and it will bolster Apple's engineering ranks with additional employees who can build autonomous vehicle technology....
2019-06-27 20:17

The Autonomous Vehicle Industry Would Turn Sidewalks Into Cages If It Could The challenges facing autonomous car companies are generally separated into two categories: getting the technology to work and getting society to accept the technology. And a recent New York Times article makes the case that the rest of society shoul...
2019-08-02 23:51

US government quietly kills autonomous vehicle committee The Department of Transportation's Advisory Committee on Automation in Transportation (ACAT) hasn't been active since it was formed in 2017. And it won't be active anytime in the future, because according to The Verge, the administrati...
2019-08-10 13:34

The VW-Ford Partnership Is Going Autonomous Ford and Volkswagen are ready to become partners in autonomy, GM is funneling more money into trucks, and, yes, there’s a hell of a lot more Renault-Nissan drama to catch up on. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, June 12, 2019....
2019-06-12 18:34

Bestmile raises $16.5 million to optimize autonomous vehicle fleets Bestmile raised $16.5 million in venture capital as the startup continues expansion of a platform that manages autonomous and human-driven vehicles.Read More...
2019-08-28 09:34

Cruise is testing emergency vehicle detection for autonomous cars Autonomous vehicle company Cruise is testing the use of computer vision and sound detection AI to detect and respond to the presence of emergency vehicles.Read More...
2019-06-28 18:34

Volvo Trucks’ autonomous vehicle is hauling goods in Sweden Volvo Trucks' autonomous vehicle Vera is ready to hit the road. In collaboration with ferry and logistics company DFDS, Vera will begin transporting goods between a logistics center and a port terminal in Gothenburg, Sweden. The vehicle will hau...
2019-06-14 23:34

Jaguar Land Rover Invests In Autonomous Vehicle Manufacturer Voyage The fresh funding will be used bring its technology to commercialisation, grow its team, expand its fleet of G2 self-driving cars, and introduce its G3 self-driving car....
2019-09-13 18:00

Aurora and Fiat Chrysler partner to build commercial autonomous vehicle platforms Self-driving car software startup Aurora said on Sunday it would partner with Fiat Chrysler to build autonomous platforms for commercial vehicles.Read More...
2019-06-10 17:51

8 Questions With James Peng of Pony.ai, One of China’s Most Valuable Autonomous Vehicle Startups It’s difficult to unnerve drivers in China, where on any given day roads are filled with innumerable obstacles. Pedestrians walk haphazardly on highways and food vendors push carts loaded with snacks through the streets. Flocks of electric scoo...
2019-07-10 13:17

Toyota and Suzuki confirm details of new 'Alliance' Each plans to acquire shares in the other, but remain competitors, to achieve sustainable growth Toyota and Suzuki have announced plans to acquire a financial stake in eachother's operations, as part of a move towards a collaborative development pro...
2019-08-29 10:00

Ford wants this creepy robot to bring its autonomous deliveries to your door Autonomous deliveries and self-driving vehicles may be the future, but there are still a few gaps that need to be addressed -- namely that it's not always possible for people to leave their homes to retrieve deliveries from the roadside (and if ...
2019-05-22 13:17

Autonomous vehicle pioneer doubles down on technology Tesla CEO Elon Musk calls 'freaking stupid' A pioneer in autonomous driving is doubling down on a self-driving technology called lidar that uses sensors to navigate through traffic, instead of cameras, just a few weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk called the technology "freaking stupid."...
2019-05-23 22:00

A Ford-VW Alliance With Argo Could Redraw Self-Driving Sector A Ford-VW collaboration with Argo, the Pittsburgh-based start-up that has spearheaded Ford's self-driving development since 2017, could help reduce the engineering and financial burdens on each......
2019-07-12 07:00

UPDATE 1-A Ford-VW alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-12 06:00

Ford, Volkswagen to expand collaboration Ford and Volkswagen are expanding their partnership. Volkswagen says it’ll invest 2.6 billion into an autonomous vehicle company in Pittsburgh that is mainly owned by Ford. The company is called Argo AI and it’s aimed at putting autonomou...
2019-07-13 01:51

Volkswagen's Research Lab Turned an Old Microbus Into an EV Technology-Crammed Concept Vehicle Volkswagen’s California-based Electronic Research Laboratory has been re-named the Innovation and Engineering Center California (IECC), and has been given an expanded role in the company. So, to celebrate, they did the only rational thing they could ...
2019-07-03 22:17

UK and South Korea to work together on electric cars and autonomous tech News 10 Sep, 2019 Memorandum of understanding “will open a new era” between two countries; takes advantage of pre-Brexit trade agreement with Korea...
2019-09-10 18:00

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
2019-07-12 17:51

Volkswagen Pact Helps Ford in Europe In working with VW, Ford hopes it can develop an electric car for Europe faster and at a lower cost than it could on its own, as tougher emissions rules in the region raise costs for auto makers....
2019-07-13 05:00

New Volkswagen Passat facelift: price, specs and details News 9 Jul, 2019 Pricing information has been revealed for the facelifted Volkswagen Passat range, starting at £27,630 for the SE saloon...
2019-07-09 20:00

Ford White-space vehicle Ford has said it plans to add an affordable "white-space vehicle" ? meaning it will fill a void in the brand's lineup ? in 2022 to help make up for the loss of many of its budget-friendly sedans....
2019-08-31 19:00

Volkswagen to inject $2.6 bln into Ford unit Argo AI - source Carmaker Volkswagen will inject $2.6 billion into Ford's self-driving unit Argo AI at an overall valuation of $7 billion in the deal, a source close to the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-12 11:34

Einride raises $25 million to accelerate rollout of its autonomous electric shipping fleet Einride has raised $25 million to continue development of its self-driving electric shipping vehicles and begin targeting international markets.Read More...
2019-10-10 21:00

Inside Volkswagen's all-electric ID.3 While the exterior of a car is important (no one wants to drive an ugly car), the interior is where you spend most of your time. While the powertrain (electric) and design (a smoother Golf) of the ID.3 are what people initially think of when they see...
2019-09-12 00:34

Ford, BMW, Honda, and Volkswagen agree to California emissions framework Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda said on Thursday they have reached a voluntary agreement with the state of California to adopt compromise vehicle emissions rules....
2019-07-31 17:51

Ford Names New President For China Joint Venture To Deepen Alliance Amid Falling Sales Ford Motor Co on Thursday named Steven Armstrong president of the Changan Ford joint venture in China to deepen the alliance and push for more models, as the U.S. carmaker tries to stem a decline in......
2019-08-25 08:00

Volkswagen bets big on electric — but will consumers buy in? RANKFURT, Germany — Volkswagen is rolling out what it bills as the breakthrough electric car for the masses, the leading edge of a wave of new battery-powered vehicles about to hit the European auto market. The cars are the result of massive investme...
2019-09-09 22:00

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV on display Volkswagen ID 4 Kia e-Niro rival displayed at Frankfurt sporting heavy camouflage; set to lead ID range in US Volkswagen has displayed the forthcoming ID 4 SUV, the second production model in its new bespoke electric car line-up, at the Frankfurt ...
2019-09-10 13:00

New Volkswagen ID.3: 15,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 17 Jun, 2019 More than 15,000 pre-bookings have been taken for the all-electric Volkswagen ID.3, just one week after the limited edition model's reveal...
2019-06-17 17:17

Volkswagen concludes partnership with self-driving start-up Aurora, in talks with Ford Volkswagen has ended its relationship with Amazon-backed self-driving start-up Aurora, and is now considering partnerships with Ford and competitor Argo AI....
2019-06-11 21:00

Ford And Vodafone Start Testing Connected Vehicle Technology It's called Parking Space Guidance technology and displays to drivers the number of spaces offered by nearby car parks and how to get to them. The Parking Space Guidance, updated in real-time based on......
2019-07-05 11:17

Ford sells monthly vehicle subscription service to Fair The acquisition marks healthy growth for Fair, but a retreat from another emerging mobility business for Ford as it cuts costs under an $11 billion restructuring plan through 2022....
2019-09-13 01:00

Volkswagen creates electric conversion kit for Beetle The firm has teamed up with eClassics to produce a classic e-Beetle using e-Up parts, with a range of 124 miles Volkswagen is backing a new electric conversion kit for the groundbreaking Type 1 Beetle. The e-Beetle, which will be shown at the Frankf...
2019-09-07 03:00

Volkswagen I.D. R breaks Nurburgring electric record by over 40s Volkswagen has set a new lap record for electric vehicles at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, with Romain Dumas setting a time of 6m05.336-seconds in the adapted I.D. R prototype on Monday...
2019-06-03 23:34

New 2020 Volkswagen ID.3: electric car arrives at Frankfurt News 9 Sep, 2019 The VW ID.3 arrives with a choice of three different battery sizes, with top spec models offering a range of between 242 and 342 miles...
2019-09-10 06:34

Volkswagen ID R smashes electric Nurburgring record Volkswagen's ID R is the new electric lap record holder at the Nordschleife 671bhp EV laps Nordschleife in 6min 05.336secs, adding record to outright Pikes Peak hill mark The 671bph Volkswagen ID R has smashed the electric lap record at the Nurbur...
2019-06-03 18:51

Volkswagen's new fully-electric car sells out in pre-sale The automaker confirmed on Thursday that it had surpassed 30,000 pre-orders for the special first edition of its ID.3 model, which is limited to 30,000 units....
2019-09-05 20:00

Watch Volkswagen's ID.R set an electric record at Nürburgring Earlier this month, after lots of planning and testing, Volkswagen's electric ID.R racer set a record for "the fastest lap ever driven in an emission-free racing car" at the famed Nürburgring-Nordschleife. An in-car video proving the record...
2019-06-22 14:34

Volkswagen I.D. R: a year of electric record-breaking News 8 Jul, 2019 Volkswagen’s all-electric hypercar has claimed three motoring titles, the most recent being the outright Goodwood hill climb record...
2019-07-08 18:51

Volkswagen ID 4: 2020 electric SUV tests alongside ID 3 VW's two core EVs are seen alongside each other, revealing ID 4's close size and linked design Volkswagen's upcoming ID 4 SUV has again been caught testing, a week after it was on display in camouflage at the Frankfurt motor show. The electric cross...
2019-09-18 15:00

Ford agrees to sell Canvas to Fair, bowing out of vehicle subscriptions The deal with Scott Painter’s startup marks the latest example of the auto industry resetting expectations on subscription services. Ford said it remained open to working with its dealers on new, innovative programs. ...
2019-09-13 01:34

Volkswagen ID R smashes electric Nurburgring record - with video Volkswagen's ID R is the new electric lap record holder at the Nordschleife 671bhp EV laps Nordschleife in 6min 05.336secs, adding record to outright Pikes Peak hill mark The 671bph Volkswagen ID R has smashed the electric lap record at the Nurbur...
2019-06-04 19:00

Analysis: How China is fuelling Volkswagen's electric dream Volkswagen’s global ID models will be joined by China-only variants Volkswagen’s ambitious EV plans rely heavily on China, which poses major challenges The rapid expansion of Volkswagen’s new electric ID range will ramp up in 2020 with the launch ...
2019-10-08 16:00

Volkswagen’s Type 20 electric concept merges old-school and new At an event at its newly christened Innovation and Engineering Center California in Belmont, Volkswagen unveiled its Type 20 concept car that's essentially a 1962 Microbus with a lot of tech crammed inside and its engine swapped for a battery pa...
2019-07-03 06:51

The 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 Aims To Be A 341-Mile Electric People's Car The 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 is the first of the German automaker’s upcoming onslaught of electric vehicles. We’ve seen it in concept form before but now it’s at the Frankfurt Motor Show in production spec, as a funky teal hatchback with a WLTP-estimated...
2019-09-10 03:00

Volkswagen ID Crozz: 2020 electric SUV spotted testing Kia e-Niro-rivalling electric SUV finally hits the road in prototype form, with styling close to concept We've waited to see one since 2017, but at long last the Volkswagen 'ID Crozz' electric SUV has been seen on the road in disguised prototype for...
2019-08-01 04:34

You're Gonna Have To Get Your Electric Volkswagen In Crossover Form, America Say, did you like that electric Volkswagen ID.3 that dropped at the Frankfurt Motor Show this week? I liked it a lot. If you want your practical, long-range electric people’s cars to not be made in a tent, it could be a great option for you. Too bad ...
2019-09-12 13:34

All-electric Volkswagen Kombi concept reimagines classic van News 8 Jul, 2019 The Volkswagen Kombi concept is an all-electric Type 2 van built to celebrate 20 years of Volkswagen’s Electronics Research Laboratory...
2019-07-08 18:51

How Volkswagen's electric record-breaker conquered the Nurburgring 128.598mph: Average speed of the ID R on its new electric lap record run Volkswagen’s ID R special didn’t just beat the Nordschleife electric car record, it smashed it. We were there to watch the monumental feat After setting a new outright record...
2019-06-22 12:00

New Ford Puma: pricing and spec details for SUV confirmed Sporting crossover rebirth of the Puma name will be priced from £20,845, but high-spec First Edition models arrive first Ford has confirmed UK pricing of its new Puma SUV ahead of the first examples being delivered to customers in January.  The rebi...
2019-10-03 16:34

NASA just joined the electric vehicle revolution As automakers continue to embrace electric vehicles and more companies pledge to purge their vehicle lineups of gas engines in the coming years, the trend has finally caught on at NASA. NASA doesn’t sell cars, of course, but the space agency do...
2019-10-06 21:34

BMW's Profits Hit by Electric Vehicle and Emissions Costs The German luxury car maker’s second-quarter net earnings tumbled 29%, hit by exchange rate fluctuations and manufacturing costs for electric vehicles....
2019-08-01 13:00

Volkswagen Will Now Convert Classic Beetles To Electric Power Which Is Maybe Even Better Than A New EV Beetle I knew that even though Volkswagen ended Beetle (including Beetle-dressed Golfs) production in July, they wouldn’t ever really be able to not build some sort of Beetle, and I think this announcement proves that to be correct. VW is partnering with Ge...
2019-09-06 04:34

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both like a bid to redeem itself and a bet on securing a place at the top of the future automotive world....
2019-09-19 21:34

Volkswagen WeShare fully-electric car sharing service launched 1500 e-Golfs available to hire on demand from today in Berlin, with e-Up to be added early next year Volkswagen has introduced a new app-based car sharing service that will use a fleet of exclusively electric vehicles. WeShare initially launches in ...
2019-06-27 22:00

Volkswagen ID 3: electric Nissan Leaf rival to be revealed today Volkswagen's first bespoke EV will get up to 342 miles of range, 125kW rapid charging capability and £25k base price Volkswagen's hugely significant new ID 3 electric hatch will be launched this evening (Monday), before going on display at the Frank...
2019-09-09 13:00

Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up....
2019-08-22 11:34

Tesla rolls out electric vehicle insurance in California Tesla is launching an insurance service designed to give drivers in California lower rates because of safety features on its electric vehicles.Read More...
2019-08-29 08:00

Colorado will move forward on electric vehicle requirements Colorado said on Tuesday it plans to move forward with plans to adopt California's zero emission vehicle mandate after talks with major automakers failed to reach a deal on voluntary efforts to boost electric vehicle sales....
2019-06-04 19:51

How Electric Vehicle Makers Are Figuring Out ‘Engine’ Noise Sound is a huge part of a vehicle’s personality, especially when it comes to motorcycles. As electric bikes and cars become bigger parts of the transportation ecosystem, figuring out what they’ll sound like is a big deal. Not only do electric vehicle...
2019-08-16 23:00

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV Beats Tesla And Volkswagen To The Electric Van Game Elon Musk has talked about making an electric Tesla van for a while, Volkswagen has teased the return of its iconic bus as an EV, but Mercedes-Benz beat everybody to the punch in this critical segment with the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV—an electric van t...
2019-08-21 01:00

Indonesia plans incentives to boost electric vehicle industry Indonesia plans a series of incentives to boost production of electric vehicles (EVs), according to a copy of a draft regulation reviewed by Reuters....
2019-08-01 14:17

Renault forms China electric vehicle venture with JMCG France's Renault SA said on Wednesday it will invest $145 million in a unit of China's Jiangling Motors Corporation Group (JMCG) that will allow it to expand its electric vehicle manufacturing footprint in the world's largest auto market....
2019-07-17 09:51

Jaguar I-Pace Tops Pure Electric Vehicle Sales In Q2 In The UK The Jaguar i-Pace electric car has become the top-selling pure electric vehicle in the United Kingdom (UK), in the second quarter of the 2019 calendar year that ended with June....
2019-09-28 13:00

Honda Joins Industry Concern Over Electric Vehicle Deadline Honda has unveiled its first two-wheeler, which will meet the BS-VI regulations, and says that the deadline for converting two-wheelers below 150 cc to electric by 2025 is unrealistic....
2019-06-12 16:34

Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets a jolt from big Amazon.com van order Electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive LLC got a big boost from one of its investors on Thursday when Amazon.com announced it was ordering 100,000 electric delivery vans....
2019-09-19 20:00

Indonesia aims to start electric vehicle production in 2022 Indonesia is aiming to start producing electric vehicles (EVs) in 2022, a senior official at the Industry Ministry told Reuters on Thursday, after a number of companies disclosed plans to invest in the country....
2019-07-18 21:01

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery electric vehicle platform Toyota said the companies will apply Subaru's all-wheel-drive technologies and Toyota's vehicle electrification technologies to the new battery-electric-vehicle....
2019-06-07 00:34

First gas station in America to ditch oil for 100% electric vehicle charging is now open A gas station that has been in business since 1968 has converted its business model to 100% electric vehicle charging. The Takoma Park, Maryland, gas station conversion was funded by the Electric Vehicle Institute and Maryland government....
2019-09-27 02:34

Hydrogen-powered electric flying vehicle readies for liftoff LOS ANGELES (AP) — A transportation company is betting its hydrogen-powered electric flying vehicles will someday serve as taxis, cargo carriers and ambulances of the sky. But experts say they will have to clear several regulatory hurdles before bein...
2019-05-29 23:34

Toyota speeds up electric vehicle schedule as demand heats up Toyota Motor Corp aims to get half of its global sales from electrified vehicles by 2025, five years ahead of schedule, and will tap Chinese battery makers to meet the accelerated global shift to electricity-powered cars....
2019-06-07 14:00

Volkswagen's All-Electric Prototype Officially Annihilated the Goodwood Hill Climb Record The Goodwood Hill Climb is an extremely short run, as hill climbs go, but Volkswagen and racer Romain Dumas now owns the official record for fastest time in history run up the driveway. Running the same Volkswagen ID. R that he used to break the Pike...
2019-07-07 02:34

Volkswagen Shipped Its ID.R Electric Race Car To A Chinese Mountain By Train And Climbed It As Fast As It Could Hot off of record-breaking Pikes Peak and Goodwood climbs and a blistering Nürburgring record as well, Volkswagen decided it was time to bring the ID.R’s talents east to Tianmen Mountain in China to demonstrate what its electrified performance cars c...
2019-09-08 22:00

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars The Ford Motor Company bravely and ambitiously announced today that it would be launching an all-electric model... based on existing MEB platform architecture cribbed from Volkswagen. The VW I.D. 3, sharing that platform, is planned for launch next s...
2019-07-13 02:34

Ford's Finally Getting Serious About Electric Vehicles Ford’s big EV play, drama at the United Auto Workers negotiations, and some more executive-level intrigue at Renault-Nissan. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 3, 2019....
2019-09-03 16:34

Shell debuts electric vehicle chargers in Singapore, first in Southeast Asia Royal Dutch Shell is launching electric vehicle chargers at petrol stations in Singapore, its first such foray in Southeast Asia, the company said on Monday....
2019-08-19 20:00

China Sees Decline In Electric Vehicle Sales For Second Consecutive Month China has reported a decline of 16 per cent in electric vehicle sales for the month of August. Last month the cumulative sales of all pure-electric, fuel-celled, and plugin hybrids vehicles stood at......
2019-09-12 22:34

Bird adds new vehicle to its fleet: a two-seater electric bicycle with an LCD screen. Bird, which operates in more than 100 cities around the globe, plans to add a seated electric vehicle that can accommodate up to two adults to its fleet....
2019-06-05 01:17

Electric vehicle drivers at risk by charging from home mains supply Charity urges UK government to expand national network of public charging pointsAn inadequate public charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in the UK is forcing drivers to take risks by opting for highly dangerous alternatives at home, an elec...
2019-05-30 09:51

UK Labour party pledge billions to support electric vehicle industry Britain's opposition Labour Party will lay out on Tuesday a multi-billion pound package to boost development of electric cars and battery technology, promising to create tens of thousands of jobs and safeguard the automotive industry....
2019-09-24 03:00

Tata Motors Reveals New Electric Vehicle Powertrain Technology Ziptron Tata Electric Vehicle:The company has christened the new powertrain Ziptron and it will power the company's future electric vehicles. The first electric car to get this new powertrain technology will......
2019-09-20 11:34

BP forms Chinese venture to build electric-vehicle charging hubs BP said on Thursday it would build a network of electric-vehicle charging hubs in China with China’s Didi Chuxing as the British firm bets on the world’s largest market for such cars to help profits during the transition from oil to cleaner fuels....
2019-08-01 13:34

Walmart opens 120 Electrify America electric vehicle charging stations with more to come Electric vehicle charging stations have been installed at more than 120 Walmart locations across the country with additional locations planned in the coming years....
2019-06-06 18:34

Mercedes-Benz electric commercial vehicle roll-out gathers pace Amid a global downturn in MPV sales, Mercedes' van division is confident of its survival and the transition to electrification Mercedes-Benz Vans boss Marcus Breitschwerd says the division is well-placed to begin the transition to full electric vehi...
2019-08-21 01:00

Government Issues Revised Guidelines For Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure The Ministry of New and Renewable Resources RK Singh has approved the revised set of guidelines with regard to electric vehicle charging in India. The Union Minister said that the revised guidelines......
2019-10-08 16:34

Walmart opens 120 Electrify America electric vehicle charging stations across U.S. Walmart has installed electric vehicle charging stations at more than 120 locations across the United States, the retailer said Thursday -- and plans more in the future....
2019-06-06 20:00

States hit electric vehicle owners with high fees, Consumer Reports says Some states have begun charging electric vehicle owners fees that are higher than their gas counterparts according to a recent Consumer Reports analysis....
2019-09-12 09:34

Hyundai Kona Electric India Launch Details Out The Hyundai Kona electric can go up to 350 km on a single charge which takes about 30 minutes through fast charging. Globally, the Kona Electric is offered in two iterations- one which is equipped......
2019-05-23 08:34

VW will reportedly share its electric car platform with Ford VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreement" that will see them ally on more than just commercial vehicles. Most notably, VW would share its...
2019-07-05 21:17

The Morning After: Ford's electric F-150 truck pull Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning to everyone that isn't subject to an antitrust investigation by the Justice Department. Ford is putting EV torque to entertaining use, and Nintendo is supposedly ready to help out Switch owners...
2019-07-24 20:17

Ford, GM ramp up plans for electric pickups Ford and GM have more than one reason to take chances on electric pickups -- a concept that some analysts and industry executives say could be a small niche....
2019-09-13 17:34

VW, Ford cooperate on self-driving, electric car technology Volkswagen is investing billions in a company partially owned by Ford that develops technology for self-driving cars. VW chief Herbert Diess didn't rule out deepening the two companies' alliance in the future....
2019-07-13 09:51

Watch an electric Ford F-150 tow over a million pounds Ford is trying to show its rabid pickup truck fans that EVs aren't just for latte-sipping Tesla pilots. In an impressive demonstration of torque, an electric F-150 prototype towed 10 double-decker rail cars stuffed with 42 current-model F-150s, ...
2019-07-23 13:51

Ford's electric truck prototype can tow 500 tons Ford is serious about electric trucks – and to prove the point, it's released a video showing an all-electric pickup hauling a load weighing over 100 pounds along a makeshift test track, set up in a railway yard.The truck is a new prototy...
2019-07-23 19:34

Budget 2019: Electric Vehicle Makers Demand Reduction In GST And Import Duties EV makers have asked to bring EVs under the 5 per cent GST bracket and to reduce import duties on EVs and components used to assemble electric vehicles....
2019-07-05 02:00

Miners push for U.S. Congress to vote on electric vehicle supply chain bills Mining executives eager to speed U.S. production of lithium and other metals for the burgeoning electric vehicle industry are frustrated that the U.S. Congress has yet to pass legislation designed to streamline mine permitting and fund geological stu...
2019-09-23 19:00

Russia's Polymetal may invest in rare earth project to tap electric vehicle demand Russia's Polymetal will consider investing in the country's largest rare earth project Tomtor, which is being developed by the gold and silver producer's top shareholder, chief executive Vitaly Nesis said on Wednesday....
2019-10-10 07:00

Jaguar Land Rover And BMW Group Partner To Develop New Electric Vehicle Technology Jaguar Land Rover and BMW Group are joining forces to develop electrification technology to support the transition to ACES and will be developing next-generation Electric Drive Units (EDUs)....
2019-06-05 16:51

Vattenfall wins electric vehicle charging stations order from Norway's Tine Swedish power group Vattenfall has won an order from Norway's biggest dairy group Tine SA to run 200 charging stations for employees' and customers' electric vehicles....
2019-10-07 03:34

Itochu boosts stake in Chinese electric vehicle startup Singulato: sources Japan's Itochu Corp has invested nearly $100 million in Chinese electric vehicle maker Singulato Motors to lift its stake to about 7% and plans to boost the holding if the startup meets certain conditions, two people familiar with the matter said....
2019-10-11 12:34

Electric vehicle push in Norway could add $1.3 billion to power bills by 2040: study Norway's power grid is likely to need an 11 billion crown ($1.27 billion) upgrade over the next 20 years to meet demand from the country's growing fleet of electric cars, with consumers likely to have to foot the bill, a study has shown....
2019-06-07 18:51

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the companies announced Friday....
2019-07-12 17:34

Watch Ford’s electric F-150 tow a million+ pounds like nobody’s business Ford promised us an electric version of its F-150 truck was on the way back in 2017, but it’s been mostly silent on the matter since. Though the vehicles is still years from launch, today the company came out in a big way, showing a prototype electri...
2019-07-24 07:34

Ford, GM rev up electric pickup trucks to head off Tesla Large pickup trucks that tow most of the profits in to Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co are holdovers from another century - with heavy ladder frames and big internal combustion engines in the front driving the wheels in the back....
2019-09-13 14:34

Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
2019-09-10 19:00

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars: VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
2019-06-13 21:34

Ford's best-selling pickup truck F-150 is going electric Ford's most popular pickup truck is going electric. The American automaker announced future plans for the F-150 to become an all-electric vehicle.       ...
2019-07-23 01:00

Ford to build electric cars on VW’s MEB platform in 2023 News 12 Jul, 2019 Ford will “design and build at least one high-volume fully electric vehicle in Europe” using VW’s MEB platform in 2023...
2019-07-12 23:00

Ford will reportedly make two more electric SUVs by 2023 Ford might not lean solely on its Mustang-inspired electric SUV to draw EV fans in the next few years. Automotive News sources claim the automaker is building two "mid-size" electric crossovers at its Flat Rock plant in Michigan, with both to be rel...
2019-08-21 05:00

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
2019-09-17 11:34

All-electric, Mustang-inspired Ford Mach 1 SUV spied News 22 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the upcoming Ford Mach 1 all-electric SUV has been caught on camera for the first time, sporting heavy camouflage...
2019-08-22 15:00

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable of towing more than 1 million pounds....
2019-08-04 07:00

Bosch to make silicon carbide chips in electric vehicle range-anxiety play German automotive supplier Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] is launching production of silicon carbide automotive chips, in a move to address the range anxiety that deters many drivers from switching to electric vehicles....
2019-10-07 16:34

Vacuum-maker Dyson releases patents for new electric vehicle line set to debut in 2021 The patent images, among other things, show what looks like a three-row crossover-utility vehicle that follows the latest industry approach to electric vehicle design, with its battery pack and motors mounted below the floorboards....
2019-05-21 16:34

Here's why transportation leaders including Daimler and Volkswagen are pouring billions into R&D for electric trucks (UPS, DMLRY, BUD, OTC, TSLA, FDX, VWAPY, PEP) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Trucking, which can be perceived as the lifeblood of global economies, has experienced healthy growth in recent years due in part...
2019-07-23 08:51

British start-up to launch electric Ford Mustang at Goodwood Just 499 examples of the modernised classic muscle car will be produced, priced from £300,000 London-based Charge Automotive has confirmed that its electric Ford Mustang will make its debut at next month’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.  The start-up ...
2019-06-20 19:51

Ford 'Mach-E' electric crossover takes aim for Tesla Model Y Blue Oval's first bespoke battery-electric car will be unveiled later this year before 2020 on-sale date Ford is poised to reveal what could be its most crucial (and controversial) model yet: an all-electric, Mustang-inspired crossover. Due to go on...
2019-05-21 18:17

Ford’s all-electric F-150 may beat Tesla’s pickup truck to market It may come as something of a surprise, but pickup trucks are routinely the best-selling vehicles in the U.S. In 2018, for example, the top 3 selling vehicles included Ford’s F-Series, the Chevrolet Silverado, and the Dodge Ram. In light of tha...
2019-09-03 20:00

Ford and VW Agree to Share Costs of Self-Driving and Electric Cars A deal announced Friday is an example of how carmakers are joining forces to survive a major shift in technology. But can two longtime rivals cooperate?...
2019-07-12 15:17

UPDATE 3-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
2019-09-10 20:00

This Manual Transmission Electric Ford Ranger Has A 30 Mile Range And It's For Sale Some enterprising individual converted a 1987 manual transmission-equipped Ford Ranger into an electric truck, and the resulting golf cart battery-powered Ford mini-truck is for sale right now on Craigslist. Let’s take a look at this lovely creation....
2019-08-24 06:34

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
2019-09-10 20:00

Watch An Electric Ford F-150 Prototype Tow a 1 Million Pound Train as Part of a PR Stunt Ford has already promised us an all-electric F-150, and now, to prove to The Truck People that EVs can be Tough and Macho, The Blue Oval brand put together a PR stunt involving an F-150 prototype towing over 1 million pounds worth of train cars. Watc...
2019-07-24 09:00

Volkswagen Group Companies Merge To Become Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Private Limited The Skoda Auto led Volkswagen Group India has announced the transformative merger of its three subsidiaries Volkswagen India Private Limited (VWIPL), Volkswagen Group Sales India Private Limited (NSC)......
2019-10-07 19:00

Ford-class combat system completes test as Ford availability further delayed The USS Gerald R. Ford completed the final developmental test of its integrated combat system off the coast of California -- a major accomplishment after years of delays and cost overruns with the first of class vessel....
2019-06-05 09:51

Ford reveals horsepower, torque for Mustang Shelby GT500, the 'most powerful street-legal Ford ever' Ford announced that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 has 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft of torque, which it says makes this the most powerful street-legal Ford....
2019-06-19 13:51

Ford Could Be Cooking up a Racy Le Mans-Inspired Version of the Ford GT Over four years since the Ford GT was first revealed, Ford is coming up with something new for it. The details are scarce, but you can see from the teaser photo above that it appears to have a giant, Le Mans-style rear wing, big enough to eat a turke...
2019-06-21 16:17

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others....
2019-08-22 17:00

Bill Ford, Sergio Marchionne discussed Ford-FCA tie-up The heads of Ford and Fiat Chrysler once broached the subject of a merger but the talks did not go anywhere, Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said....
2019-06-11 14:17

Confused investors keep buying FORD, thinking it's Ford Just about every time Ford Motor makes big news, some investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a tiny maker of carrying cases for medical monitoring systems and other electronic devices....
2019-08-13 09:17

Mahindra Electric Accelerates Product Development of Electric Vehicles Through Digital Simulation Mahindra Electric has performed the complete thermal, structural, electromagnetic interference, electromagnetic compatibility (EMI-EMC) of critical parts like battery enclosures, battery management......
2019-09-11 15:00

Autonomous Technology Is Changing the Way Cars Look By now it’s pretty clear that, despite what the Silicon Valley startups have told you, fully self-driving cars and taxi cabs are not just one or two years away. But that doesn’t mean the march of semi-autonomous technology on everyday cars will stop—...
2019-07-24 23:51

Autonomous boats can target and latch onto each other The city of Amsterdam envisions a future where fleets of autonomous boats cruise its many canals to transport goods and people, collect trash, or self-assemble into floating stages and bridges. To further that vision, MIT researchers have given new c...
2019-06-05 08:34

Everything you need to know to have an intelligent conversation about autonomous vehicles This guide will arm you with an overview of competing views on autonomous cars so you can hold your own in your next conversation about AVs.Read More...
2019-05-29 05:17

MIT’s fleet of autonomous boats can now shapeshift MIT’s fleet of robotic boats has been updated with new capabilities to “shapeshift,” by autonomously disconnecting and reassembling into a variety of configurations, to form floating structures in Amsterdam’s many canals. The autonomous boats — re...
2019-08-29 14:34

Here's One Way To Fix This Whole Semi-Autonomous Driving Thing Recently, I was driving along Interstate 90 in central New York in a Nissan Altima equipped with the company’s driver assist technology, ProPilot. This section of I-90 was your typical long and straight rural interstate. The lanes were well-marked, t...
2019-08-13 02:51

Canberra gives AU$32m for autonomous decision-making research The ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society will investigate responsible, ethical, and inclusive autonomous decision-making technologies....
2019-10-10 09:34

Automakers eye VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars Automakers have long focused on getting drivers to sit tight and pay attention to the road. Now, as the industry moves to self-driving cars and drivers become passengers, they face a new challenge: tackling passenger boredom....
2019-06-14 19:51

‘Autonomous last mile’ is coming and society needs to prepare We humans have always been held back only by the limits of our imaginations. And this is a good thing. Yet historically, we have tended to eat the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge, spit out the seeds, and think little of what might grow where they land...
2019-06-08 20:17

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a few months...
2019-09-20 17:00

Autonomous 'roboats' can assemble into floating structures Autonomous boats might soon do a favor for people who have no intention of charting a course. Researchers at MIT and AMS Institute have developed a new version of their 'Roboat' that can identify and latch on to fellow robots to form diffe...
2019-06-06 02:51

India abolishes Kashmir's autonomous status The region, which has seen tensions rise in recent days, is set to lose its special status under new government measures. Kashmir has been claimed by both India and Pakistan since partition in 1947....
2019-08-05 14:00

PCC, TuSimple launch first autonomous driving certificate TUCSON – Pima Community College and TuSimple, a self-driving truck company, announced Thursday the launch of the first autonomous driving certificate for truck drivers. The Autonomous Vehicle Driver and Operations Specialist program will prepare indi...
2019-06-14 06:00

There Are Fully Autonomous Cars in Cyberpunk 2077 The newest Cyberpunk 2077 game trailer dropped over the weekend, which featured John Wick himself and a promised launch date of April 16, 2020. It also gives us a glimpse of yet another car that could be available to us when the game finally comes ou...
2019-06-11 06:34

Haiti and the failed promise of US aid After an earthquake struck in 2010, the US pledged to help rebuild the Caribbean country. A decade later, nothing better symbolises the failure of these efforts than the story of a new port that was promised, but never built. By Jacob KushnerWhen Bil...
2019-10-11 11:34

Autonomous Airport Cart Experiment A Partial Success In troubled times, a nation needs heroes of all kinds to look to, and it appears we’ve got one, Jorge Manalang, who took down an airport catering cart that went feral and started doing autonomous donuts, faster and faster, threatening to slam into wo...
2019-10-02 04:00

Volvo and Uber unveil autonomous production XC90 Volvo’s self-driving ready XC90 is ready for deployment in Uber’s future driverless ridesharing service Volvo has presented the fruits of its ongoing collaboration with ride-hailing firm Uber: a production ready XC90 capable of self-driving.  Fitted...
2019-06-12 21:51

Didi announces autonomous taxi pilot for Shanghai Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi is launching a self-driving taxi service in Shanghai, after spinning out its driverless car business as a standalone unit.Read More...
2019-08-30 21:00

Students driving autonomous vehicles toward safer future TUCSON – A group of college students from around the country used their summer to help drive autonomous vehicles toward a safer future. The students converged on the University of Arizona for the Research Experience for Undergraduates program, ...
2019-08-07 06:34

Are semi-autonomous systems making cars safer? V60 simulates undertaking the ‘fake’ Fiesta on the motorway but the Fiesta moves into the lane at the last moment and the AEB-equipped V60, like many AEB cars, fails to avoid it Assisted driving tech should boost road safety, but it can actually ma...
2019-05-21 18:17

Daimler has a plan to get autonomous trucks ready for the road Daimler Trucks is creating a global organization focused on putting automated trucks on the road over the next decade. The Autonomous Technology Group will be in charge of building an automated roadmap for the trucks, as well as setting up the approp...
2019-05-29 15:34

Riders want autonomous cars that drive like humans, not machines Autonomous cars may very well be our future, but we’re not there yet. Not only is the technology lacking, but many would-be passengers just don’t feel confident in the ability of a machine to get them around safely, even if a self-driving...
2019-07-05 09:34

ABB To Provide EV Chargers For Autonomous Vehicles At Singapore Port The contract includes 450kW High Power Chargers, design and supply of charge point prefabricated skid and container solutions with integrated chargers, medium- and low- voltage switchgear,......
2019-10-03 01:00

Ex-Google Engineer Charged With Theft Of Autonomous Car Secrets A former Google engineer was hit with criminal charges Tuesday alleging he stole trade secrets from the technology giant's self-driving car project before he went to work at Uber....
2019-08-28 00:00

Volocopter reveals its first commercial autonomous flying taxi Just yesterday we said flying taxis may be a reality in the not-too-distant future. Today, Volocopter revealed its first commercial air taxi, the VoloCity. Designed to serve as an on-demand, inner-city vehicle, it can carry two passengers and their h...
2019-08-21 20:00

Under the skin: how paint is improving EV batteries and autonomous cars New types of paint-like coatings promise to make better batteries and help lidar to see black cars in the gloom Among all the oily bits and electronics coming our way as cars get more sophisticated, there are some technologies that we’ll never even ...
2019-10-07 07:00

The Air Force's New Robot Can Fly Any Plane and Turn It Into an Autonomous Drone Unmanned aircraft are the future of military aviation, minimizing the risks to human pilots during dangerous missions and hazardous operations. Autonomous planes have already been put into service but the US Air Force is now testing a robot that can ...
2019-08-22 18:34

Autonomous weapons that kill must be banned, insists UN chief UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged artificial intelligence (AI) experts meeting in Geneva on Monday to push ahead with their work to restrict the development of lethal autonomous weapons systems, or LAWS, as they are also known....
2019-05-21 16:17

BMW and Mercedes partner up on autonomous cars for 2024 launch News 4 Jul, 2019 BMW and Mercedes sign contract to develop Level 4 automated highway driving systems; geofenced self-driving cars set to be available in 2024...
2019-07-04 16:17

Israel's Cortica teams with Toyota, BMW in autonomous AI car tech Israeli high-tech firm Cortica has partnered with some leading players in the automotive industry to form an artificial intelligence venture for autonomous driving, the company said on Wednesday....
2019-09-04 05:00

Having an ethical framework is the best way to mitigate risks in autonomous technology Many technology professionals bristle at the word ethics as an intangible topic more likely to show up as a required training course than part of daily risk mitigation. But when called to defend how you are mitigating the brand and PR risk of a Tay C...
2019-06-09 17:17

China's Neolix to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi, UAE China's Neolix has signed a preliminary agreement with Middle East e-commerce company noon to trial autonomous vehicles in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates....
2019-07-23 11:17

Aston Martin says it's ready for shared autonomous mobility Aston's chief planning officer says its future model line-up will allow it to be on the front foot with urban mobility solutions Aston Martin and Lagonda are prepared for the possibility of shared, autonomous vehicles becoming a preferred mode of tr...
2019-07-10 16:51

Luminar's cheap LiDAR could be a big boost for autonomous vehicles LiDAR (laser pulse-based radar) is an essential component of autonomous driving, as it's what vehicles use to detect obstacles like other cars or pedestrians in order to navigate around them. But LiDAR systems aren't cheap. Now, autonomous ...
2019-07-12 11:51

Fleet of Autonomous Boats Can Now Shapeshift, Which Is Nice, For Science In news that certainly doesn’t spell our doom, MIT’s fleet of autonomous boats can now break apart and reform into new configurations on their own. Great....
2019-08-30 07:34

Near miss data highlights pitfalls of autonomous cars News 9 Sep, 2019 Ford uses near miss data to identify common issues at junctions which could pose a risk when autonomous cars are in use...
2019-09-10 06:34

Where will the world’s first autonomous rocket factory be built? Mississippi Enlarge / An artist's concept of what the interior of Relativity Space's Mississippi rocket factory may look like in a few years. (credit: Relativity Space) Relativity Space has signed an agreement with NASA to convert a large industrial building i...
2019-06-11 15:51

How the Promise of a $120 Billion Uber I.P.O. Evaporated Uber’s offering was supposed to be a crowning moment for the ride-hailing company. But it suffered setback after setback and ultimately resulted in pointed questions for all involved....
2019-05-21 15:17

Players Say No Man's Sky Beyond Is Crashing, And Developers Promise A Fix Soon No Man’s Sky players are saying that Beyond is running poorly on console, with frequent crashes. Hello Games says they’re aware of the issue and are working on a fix....
2019-08-14 19:51

Chael Sonnen at 42: 'I'm going to keep going until I fulfill my promise' Retirement isn't on the mind of Bellator's Chael Sonnen, who said he still intends to become a world champion, fulfilling a promise he made to his father....
2019-06-11 15:00

The Promise and Perils of Designer Genes Synthetic biology is expanding on an industrial scale, offering the hope of tailormade microbes—and the threat of global destruction, argues journalist Bryan Walsh...
2019-08-01 19:51

The maddening promise of Diamond DeShields She has a dazzling first name, a famous last name, otherworldly talent and a head-scratching résumé. Diamond DeShields' career is full of unanswered questions. The biggest one: Can she be the greatest player in the game?...
2019-09-11 20:00

The 70-Year Spy Alliance the U.S. Says It May Cut Off Born out of World War II, it’s the world’s deepest and most comprehensive collaboration among spy services. But now the U.S. has threatened to limit the intelligence it supplies to the so-called Five Eyes network unless its members join it in excludi...
2019-06-30 11:17

Generate a return on data capital with autonomous database capabilities Non-autonomous databases are forcing large enterprises to hold back their ability to generate a return on data capital, an Oracle big data strategist said.“One of the things we are seeing with the large enterprises is that they are getting the...
2019-09-17 07:34

Oracle extends its autonomous capabilities to Linux operating system Oracle has extended its autonomous capabilities to the Linux operating system and it is offered free of cost to its paying cloud customers in a bid to make it more appealing and win more customers and developers.According to Larry Ellison, co-founder...
2019-09-17 07:34

XPRIZE selects winners of autonomous seafloor-mapping competition Enlarge / Part of the winning team's system. (credit: XPRIZE) The winners of the latest XPRIZE competition were announced on Friday. Sponsored by Shell with a bonus prize from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the compe...
2019-06-02 02:00

Oracle introduces free autonomous database and cloud services The free tier, available to anyone for an unlimited amount of time, is aimed at the next generation of developers and enterprises that have yet to make the move to the cloud....
2019-09-17 01:34

Oracle’s autonomous database provides an added edge to performance and cost Companies are beginning to move business-critical workloads to the cloud. So, it is critical to understand the options that are in the market when it comes to price and performance.Pat Sullivan, managing director at Accenture, speaking at the Oracle ...
2019-09-17 07:34

Shanghai Issues Permits To Test Autonomous Cars In City Shanghai opened up its first road section for testing smart and connected vehicles in March 2018, and so far the roads have a combined length of 53.6 kilometers, covering 1,580 different scenarios. A......
2019-09-17 19:00

Waymo joins Renault, Nissan to build autonomous vehicles Waymo announced Thursday it has signed a deal with Renault and Nissan to develop autonomous vehicles in France and Japan, along with other countries in the future....
2019-06-20 13:17

DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs "Our core belief at Scotty has always been that Autonomy + Remote Assistance will be the future of logistics," Scotty Labs CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium....
2019-08-21 23:34

Recogni raises $25 million for power-efficient autonomous car inferencing Autonomous vehicle perception startup Recogni today emerged from stealth with $25 million in venture capital and a pedigreed team of engineers.Read More...
2019-07-31 18:17

It's Time to Give Semi-Autonomous Cars a Driving Test We live, my friends, in a world of anarchy. Chaos reigns over our streets. We live in a society that tolerates half-demented, half-driving barely-robot cars. Teslas that can be fooled with an orange. Cadillacs that stare at you with the eye of Sauron...
2019-06-19 18:34

China’s Didi Chuxing spins off autonomous driving unit Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has decided to move more aggressively to develop its technology by spinning out its self-driving car unit.Read More...
2019-08-05 16:34

Waymo Calls On NHTSA To Scrap Standards For Autonomous Vehicles Waymo is tired of impossible standards, the trade war might kill the planet, and Toyota is making global moves. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, August 30, 2019....
2019-08-30 17:00

DoorDash eyes autonomous food delivery with latest acquisition It's no secret that DoorDash wants to deliver your food with autonomous vehicles. Early this year it partnered with GM to test deliveries via self-driving Cruise vehicles, and in 2017, it was part of a Starship Technologies trial that sent deliv...
2019-08-21 16:34

Volvo solves autonomous revenue riddle with package deals Swedish truckmaker AB Volvo's first commercial autonomous truck deal shows how it is bundling services to generate revenue from a technology that is years away from wide deployment....
2019-07-10 14:17

Awake at the wheel: Automakers tap VR to banish boredom in autonomous cars Audi, Nissan and other car makers are banking on talking cartoon characters and other virtual reality experiences to keep drivers and other occupants of future autonomous vehicles entertained, auto industry executives said....
2019-06-14 12:17

The Scania AXL Concept Truck Is Cabless, Autonomous, And Cool As Hell Autonomous tech is all the rage these days as automakers look for more efficient ways to tackle transport, but I think Scania has come up with what is possibly the coolest looking heavy truck concept with AXL. This cabless beast is what all your sci...
2019-09-24 18:34

China's Neolix To Conduct Autonomous Vehicles Trials In Saudi, UAE Noon, a joint venture between Saudi Arabia's sovereign Public Investment Fund and Dubai billionaire Mohamed Alabbar, will focus on 'last mile delivery' of the vehicles in select areas of Abu Dhabi and......
2019-07-24 03:17

Waymo is close to offering autonomous rides with no backup driver Waymo has sent out an email to its earliest ride-hailing customers, letting them know that completely driverless cars are on the way. And yes, the company truly means rides that don't have a human backup driver behind the wheel. The letter, whic...
2019-10-10 14:00

Next-gen autonomous cloud capabilities to steal limelight at Oracle OpenWorld More than 60,000 attendees and over 250 exhibitors and speakers from more than 90 countries are expected to take part in the Oracle OpenWorld 2019 event.The four-day event, with over 2,200 educational sessions, will take place from September 16 to 19...
2019-09-15 21:00

Domino's Will Start Delivering Pizzas via an Autonomous Robot This Fall For months now, the robotics company Nuro has been using electric, self-driving vehicles to deliver groceries to Kroger customers in Phoenix and Houston....
2019-06-18 19:00

Via partners with BusBot to launch autonomous bus trial in New South Wales Ride-sharing startup Via will launch a driverless shuttle program in New South Wales, Australia, in partnership with local bus operator Busways.Read More...
2019-07-11 22:34

Startup Aurora Partners With FCA to Develop Autonomous Commercial Vehicles Earlier this year, Aurora Innovation, a self-driving startup, raised over half a billion dollars from investors. It looks like the company is still doing okay, as Aurora announced yesterday that they’ll be partnering with Fiat Chrysler to start deve...
2019-06-11 02:00

UK to develop 'world-leading' safety standard for autonomous cars Government hopes new standards, revealed at the opening of a new self-driving test site, will be adopted worldwide The UK Government is developing a new safety standard for self-driving vehicles on British roads, as part of a push to make the count...
2019-09-04 19:34

Domino’s will start delivering pizzas via an autonomous robot this fall Domino's plans to start delivering pizzas using an autonomous, unmanned vehicle. The announcement is the latest example of technology companies using robots to deliver food....
2019-06-17 22:51

Hyundai Mobis Develops New Brake System For Autonomous Cars The company announced that it had succeeded in developing the 'redundancy brake system' in which the emergency brake system is activated by itself even if the brakes do not work normally due to......
2019-10-03 01:00

This Interactive Game Shows How Hard It Is To Make Autonomous Cars As we all know, making cars is hard, to say nothing of making cars that drive themselves, which is exponentially harder. I’d like to think we at Jalopnik have done an OK job illustrating for you, our dear readers, just how hard making autonomous cars...
2019-09-11 06:00

Chip world tries to come to grips with promise and peril of AI Chip executives gathered in San Francisco to discuss what to do about the explosion in demand for deep learning forms of A.I. that is pushing at the limits of today’s chips. Possibilities include analog computing, optical circuits, and computing in m...
2019-07-13 18:34

Aaron Judge’s home run was a beautiful promise kept LOS ANGELES — Promise made. Promise kept. The Yankees set a record for home runs in a month, hitting three Sunday to increase their August total to 61 and beat Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers 5-1 at Dodger Stadium to take the series, in what could be...
2019-08-26 07:34

Why are countries failing on their promise to stop deforestation? Despite a pledge in 2014 to halve deforestation by 2020, the area of forest destroyed annually has increased by more than 40 per cent globally in the past five years...
2019-09-13 01:34

Kim, Xi promise to build relationship 'whatever the international situation' In a meeting between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the leaders agreed to build on their good relationship, “whatever the international situation,” according to reports....
2019-06-22 16:17

The Division 2 Developers Promise Some Good Changes For October Ending a month-long hiatus, The Division 2’s otherwise weekly State of the Game stream returned today with promises of a wave of encouraging changes to the game’s loot, and a change in how content will be beta-tested, that should make the game’s seas...
2019-09-12 04:00

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests are really about Hong Kong’s future, says Alexander Görlach....
2019-07-23 11:17

Fed, Congress Promise Scrutiny of Facebook Cryptocurrency The social network began to learn how Washington will check its push into digital currencies, with leaders of the Federal Reserve and an influential Senate committee saying they will scrutinize its rollout....
2019-06-20 03:17

Under oath: Judge delivers on home run promise Aaron Judge delivered on his pregame promise to John Brown, father of Yankees bullpen catching coach Jason Brown, with his third-inning home run off Clayton Kershaw....
2019-08-26 07:00

'I promise not to do this': Trump makes Greenland hotel gag Donald Trump has poked fun at his own suggestion of buying Greenland from Denmark, tweeting a doctored photo of Trump Tower looming over a small village in the Arctic territory....
2019-08-20 08:34

‘We need to do more’: Trudeau on Greta Thunberg and new emissions promise In his first sit-down interview since images of him in racist makeup emerged last week, Trudeau faced a question on whether Swedish activist Greta Thunberg would be satisfied with his environmental policies....
2019-09-25 11:00

Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that? | Richard Reeves The greatest challenges to capitalism come when that promise begins to be questionedCapitalism is intrinsically futuristic. The ideas that underpin market economies – growth, accumulation, investment – express an unspoken assumption, that tomorrow wi...
2019-05-22 16:17

Opinion: JLR and BMW is an old alliance rebooted It shouldn't come as that big a surprise to see the two brands partnering up on electrification Nineteen years ago, BMW’s ownership of the then Rover Group was about to hit the rocks. Into its fifth year, the Rover 75 saloon had just arrived in show...
2019-06-06 20:00

Las Vegas autonomous shuttle crash happened due to lack of manual control Back in 2017, Las Vegas' self-driving shuttle service got into a minor collision after just an hour into its year-long trial. While it truly was a minor incident and nobody got hurt, the fact that an autonomous vehicle was involved prompted the ...
2019-07-12 09:34

Dubai to take centre stage with live demonstrations and use cases in 5G, AI and autonomous vehicles All eyes will be on Dubai next week as the city gears up to demonstrate and showcase a wide range of use cases in 5G cellular technology, artificial intelligence and future mobility, never happened before on a global scale.The 39th edition of Gitex T...
2019-10-06 02:00

Come Celebrate Jason’s Book About Autonomous Cars at Our NYC Launch Party Next Tuesday! Many of you Jalopnik readers—I’d even go so far as to say most of you—seem to be literate. And as you should be, you’re concerned about where you fit into our autonomous car maybe-future. That’s why you should read Robot, Take the Wheel: The Road to ...
2019-07-16 23:00

Baidu’s autonomous cars have driven more than 1 million miles across 13 cities in China During its Create AI conference in Beijing, Baidu announced that its cars have driven more than 1.2 million miles across 13 cities in China.Read More...
2019-07-03 09:00

Domino’s Pizza to test unmanned, autonomous vehicles for deliveries in Texas In the near future, a driverless, autonomous vehicle might be responsible for your next pizza delivery. On Monday, Domino’s Pizza announced that it’s teamed up with robotics company Nuro to experiment with autonomous pizza delivery in Hou...
2019-06-18 06:00

Meet The Smart Autonomous Flying Phone-Case Camera Drone Selfly is a phone case that doubles as a flying drone camera – featured Kickstarter Every week we scour Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more to find the best crowdfunding projects around, so you know which ones to consider backing – and which to avoid. Ou...
2019-05-21 20:00

The 2019 Chevy Silverado hints at future autonomous trucks in one specific way Someday, a truck will be more like a rolling, portable workshop than something you actually drive. In many ways, trucks are already heading in that direction, and one early sign of progress is the new power outlet in the truck bed of the 2019 Chevy S...
2019-06-29 19:00

Voyage raises $31 million to commercialize community-focused autonomous taxis Voyage, a self-driving car startup spun-out of online education giant Udacity back in 2017, has raised $31 million in a series B round of funding.Read More...
2019-09-13 00:34

Mercedes-Benz reveals “world's first” autonomous valet parking system Daimler and Bosch have created a smartphone-operated driverless parking garage in Stuttgart, Germany German authorities have granted approval for a fully automated valet parking system at the Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart.  The system, claimed t...
2019-07-23 19:51

The New Nissan Skyline Is a Japan-Only Q50 with the GT-R’s Face, Advanced Semi-Autonomous Tech Waking up to news of a “new Skyline” is ordinarily reason to scream, but not so fast. This isn’t a return of the straight-six powered, rear-wheel drive, two-door sports coupe of legend. This is a rebadged Infiniti Q50 that now wears the GT-R’s face a...
2019-07-16 20:17

Chicago's democratic socialists promise change as they take office Democratic socialists now make up more than 10% of Chicago’s city council, potentially wielding considerable influenceOn a recent sunny evening, residents of Chicago’s 33rd ward packed a small office on the city’s north-west side to meet their new al...
2019-06-29 09:34

Mexico's promise to slow migration has yielded results President Trump reached an agreement with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador earlier this month that Mexico would be increasing their efforts to curb the Central American migrant flow to the United States. The deal was made to avoid a Trum...
2019-06-19 07:34

Macron to Trump at D-day ceremony: fulfil the promise of Normandy French president praises multilateralism of Nato and EU while offering gratitude to USFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has appealed directly to Donald Trump to fulfil the “promise of Normandy” by embracing pillars of the postwar peace such as the...
2019-06-06 16:51

Would-be PM Johnson's Brexit promise trumps gaffes for UK Conservatives With a string of sausages round his neck and holding packs of "Boris bangers", Boris Johnson extolled the virtues of new business in northern England as part of his pitch to become Britain's next prime minister....
2019-07-09 11:17

Optane persistent memory: Breakthrough or broken promise? It’s time for a leap in memory capability. Now, we just need the results made public to prove that the promise of Optane is real, with a clear path forward.Read More...
2019-09-21 16:34

WRAPUP 1-Fed policymakers promise response if U.S. economy slows Signs that the economy is losing momentum hung over a Federal Reserve summit for a second straight day as policymakers hinted they would be ready to cut interest rates if the U.S. trade war threatens a decade-long expansion....
2019-06-05 17:34

New immunotherapy shows promise against brain tumors in mice Scientists have demonstrated a new immunotherapy that can deliver checkpoint inhibitors across the blood-brain barrier to fight glioblastoma in mice....
2019-09-03 06:00

Final will be different to 5-0 drubbing against Brazil in group, promise Peru "Peru will produce a far better performance in the Copa America final against Brazil than their 5-0 defeat by the hosts earlier in the tournament, midfielder Yoshimar Yotun said after his side stunned holders Chile 3-0 in the semi-finals."...
2019-07-04 13:17

Teaming with Autoliv, Honda sees promise in next-gen airbag A "next generation" passenger-side airbag — created by Honda and Swedish supplier Autoliv — is intended to lower the probability of injury by securing the passenger's head like a ball in a catcher's mitt and bringing the airbag closer to that passeng...
2019-08-26 11:00

Mohamed Morsi: The Arab World’s Lost Promise The Muslim Brotherhood was founded in 1928 to bring Islam into modern politics. For decades the party existed largely underground, but it was ready and waiting when the uprisings known as the Arab Spring abruptly produced free elections. Mohamed Mors...
2019-06-20 18:34

Taylor Townsend aiming to go all the way and finally fulfil promise • American was identified by Andy Murray as one to watch• Townsend faces Bianca Andreescu in US OpenTaylor Townsend may be the most articulate player in tennis, certainly a poetic one, and she made the most eloquent statement about her rise from the ...
2019-09-01 01:34

In Zimbabwe, Promise of Mobile Money Fades When the Power Goes Out Ecocash, the cellphone platform used for eight out of 10 transactions in Zimbabwe, regularly breaks down, making buying milk, filling up a car or setting a utility bill a test of endurance. ‘This country has gone to the dogs,’ complains one man after...
2019-09-01 20:00

Parkinson's: New gene therapy shows promise for prevention Researchers from Japan have tested a new gene therapy against Parkinson's disease using mouse models. Their results suggest that the approach is effective....
2019-06-07 11:34

Oculus Connect 6 dates announced along with a promise of a new FPS game Mark your calendars, the future of VR is coming on September 25, 2019. That’s the day Oculus Connect 6 will kick off at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center according to a ‘save the date’ email sent to TechRadar.The big highlig...
2019-06-21 00:51

Daniel Jones Shows Promise in a Giants Preseason Win The rookie quarterback completed a difficult week with an encouraging performance, leading the Giants to a touchdown during a 25-23 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals....
2019-08-23 22:34

'Promise me you'll shoot yourself': Nazi Germany's suicide wave With the Allies closing in and capitulation imminent, thousands of ordinary citizens in Nazi Germany killed themselves in a wave of mass suicides. Florian Huber's book on the taboo story is now available in English....
2019-07-04 12:17

Fallout 76 updates promise turnaround after “well-deserved criticism” LOS ANGELES—After what Bethesda's Todd Howard admitted on stage was some "well-deserved criticism" at the launch of Fallout 76, Bethesda rolled out the first phase of its turnaround plan for the game at its E3 press conference tonight. That plan sta...
2019-06-10 15:34

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Developers Promise Better Bosses And More Puzzles Preventing one of the biggest shortcomings of the second Luigi’s Mansion from making it into the third is a high priority, the game’s top producers from Nintendo told Kotaku during an E3 interview in Los Angeles last week....
2019-06-17 17:51

Aam Aadmi Party's Free Wi-Fi Promise for Delhi Still a Dream With the Arvind Kejriwal government about to complete its tenure, the people of Delhi continue to wait for free Wi-Fi internet access across the national capital with the AAP's promised project still......
2019-07-15 10:51

Trump promise of new Mexican tariffs brings protests WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a surprise announcement that could derail a major trade deal. President Donald Trump has announced that he is placing a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports, effective June 10, to pressure the country to do more to crack down on ...
2019-05-31 12:17

Trump’s call with Ukraine’s president includes a key promise. But it might not be the one you think. Plenty of people are focusing on military aid. But Trump seemed to offer Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky something else in exchange for doing what he asked....
2019-09-26 06:00

Brewery's 'keg party' promise finds stolen van in 42 minutes A North Carolina brewery's post promising a free keg party in exchange for the return of their stolen van went viral so fast the vehicle was located in 42 minutes....
2019-05-21 16:00

Canada’s Liberals promise new spending, four more years of deficits Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party is promising billions of dollars in new spending initiatives if re-elected next month, but said on Sunday those commitments would require annual deficits of more than C$20 billion ($15.11 billion...
2019-09-30 05:34

Countries promise more aggressive action at U.N. climate summit, but is it enough? At least 65 countries have now indicated that they intend to strengthen their commitments they made under the 2015 Paris agreement by the end of next year....
2019-09-24 05:00

Why some First Nations still don’t have clean drinking water — despite Trudeau’s promise Even if Justin Trudeau eliminates long-term boil water advisories, experts say he likely won't have solved the issue of providing clean drinking water to First Nations....
2019-09-28 18:34

Biden won't promise Americans they'll keep their doctor under his healthcare plan LAS VEGAS — Joe Biden struggled to answer whether he could promise the American people that they could keep their doctors under his healthcare proposal....
2019-07-21 07:34

The False Promise of “Lawful Access” to Private Data Opinion: As online extremism migrates to real-world violence, some suggest letting law enforcement intercept encrypted messages. But that’s a dangerous proposition....
2019-05-21 16:34

Promise of Rate Cuts Lifts Range of Assets Stocks and government bonds aren’t the only assets getting a boost from an expected wave of central bank easing. The Swiss franc, gold and emerging markets are strengthening as well....
2019-07-24 01:00

Everything You Need To Know About Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3's Big Update Today’s massive update to Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 adds the first four paid downloadable characters to the game, but it’s not just that. The free update that accompanies the Curse of the Vampire expansion also adds a new game mode, ups the level ca...
2019-10-01 12:00

J&K Gets First Pre-Poll Alliance In Run-Up To Assembly Polls The Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement headed by former bureaucrat Shah Faesal Tuesday forged a pre-poll alliance in the state with the Awami Ittehad Party led by former MLA Sheikh Abdul Rasheed....
2019-06-19 03:01

The Londoner: The force is with Remain Alliance In today's diary: The force is with Remain Alliance | Blustering Borris mauled in bearpit | Losing the Tory whip opens up cool career opportunity for David Gauke...
2019-09-05 20:00

Portugal PM says open to new alliance with far left Portugal's prime minister said on Wednesday he is ready to renew his Socialist party's alliance with two far-left parties following a general election in October....
2019-07-10 20:00

Germany launches Alliance for Multilateralism The Alliance for Multilateralism is a loose group of nations working to boost international cooperation. Its purpose is to tackle global issues such as disarmament, digitalization and climate change....
2019-09-27 01:34

CERN scientists join Zenuity machine learning for autonomous vehicles initiative Zenuity, a joint venture between Volvo and Autoliv, today said it plans to work with CERN to speed machine learning for autonomous vehicles.Read More...
2019-08-29 23:34

Volvo’s Vera autonomous trucks will transport DFDS goods on public roads Volvo has announced a commercial first for its autonomous Vera trucks -- a partnership with logistics company DFDS to transport goods on public roads.Read More...
2019-06-13 22:34

Amazon’s re:MARS opening keynote featured autonomous acrobats and Robert Downey Jr. Amazon's re:MARS conference kicked off with a bang. Keynote speakers on the first day included Robert Downey Jr. and Boston Dynamics CEO Marc Raibert.Read More...
2019-06-05 15:17

2019 Frankfurt Motor Show: Continental Showcases Autonomous Robo-Taxi With Robo-Taxis, Continental is looking at an emission-free transport which will help pick or drop people which will considerably reduces the need for infrastructure....
2019-09-13 18:00

TIMELINE-Autonomous car pioneer Levandowski faces criminal charges of stealing from Alphabet The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday filed criminal charges against Anthony Levandowski, accusing the former high-ranking Alphabet Inc engineer of stealing the company's self-driving car technology before joining rival Uber Technologies Inc....
2019-08-27 22:34

Fiat Chrysler's North America arm announces partnership with autonomous start-up Aurora Aurora, which employs over 200 at offices in Pittsburgh, Palo Alto and San Francisco, is led by CEO Chris Urmson who was one of the pioneers in the autonomous field and led a project set up by Google until around the time it was spun off as Waymo....
2019-06-10 07:51

Amazon’s autonomous robots have started delivering packages in a new location: Southern California After nearly eight months of knowledge-gathering street tests and thousands of successful deliveries, Amazon has announced that its delivery robots have begun delivering packages to customers in Irvine, Calif....
2019-08-13 04:51

First stop Southeast Asia: SoftBank, Toyota's autonomous car venture heads overseas The self-driving car joint venture of SoftBank Corp and Toyota Motor plans to begin operating in Southeast Asia next year, in its first overseas foray, its chief executive said on Tuesday....
2019-06-12 00:17

China's Didi Chuxing launches autonomous driving unit as independent company Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing said on Monday it has launched its autonomous driving unit as an independent company that will focus on research and look to deepen collaboration with automakers....
2019-08-05 05:51

Timeline: Autonomous car pioneer Levandowski faces criminal charges of stealing from Alphabet The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday filed criminal charges against Anthony Levandowski, accusing the former high-ranking Alphabet Inc engineer of stealing the company's self-driving car technology before joining rival Uber Technologies Inc ....
2019-08-28 09:00

New gene-editing technique shows promise in negating bad mutations We’ve all heard a lot about genetic modification this year, thanks in large part to one Chinese scientist taking it upon himself to edited the genes of human babies. His work was universally decried by fellow scientists and he got himself into ...
2019-08-27 02:00

Threat or promise? E-auto boom could cost some industry jobs ZWICKAU, Germany (AP) — Over 115 years the auto industry in the east German town of Zwickau has lived through wrenching upheavals. Now it’s facing more change: top employer Volkswagen’s total shift into electric cars at the local plant. T...
2019-05-22 11:51

ARM's latest chip designs promise 60 percent faster AI on phones ARM isn't boasting about PC-crushing performance like it did in 2018, but it still has plenty of swagger going into Computex 2019. The designer has unveiled two new chip architectures that promise giant strides in performance, especially for AI....
2019-05-27 23:34

Timothy's Promise Ring for Jeniffer on 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days Has Quite the Past Things between Timothy and Jeniffer on 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days have been...let's just say tense. But it looks like the couple has left all the drink throwing and name-calling......
2019-10-11 19:00

Le’Veon Bell’s hefty promise is next step in unlocking Darnold Le’Veon Bell showed up at Jets minicamp Tuesday with unmistakable star power, and fully cognizant that the magnitude of his star will be blinding in the New York market. And he will not squint for one second. For those who might have forgotten, befor...
2019-06-05 04:17

Daily on Energy: The overlooked promise of capturing carbon from gas plants Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
2019-07-16 20:51

First chlamydia vaccine tested in humans shows early promise The first chlamydia vaccine to be tested in humans has been shown to be safe, and may protect against the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection in the world. Research teams in Denmark and the United Kingdom reported findings Monday fro...
2019-08-13 03:17

Boris Johnson emerges from hiding to promise timely Brexit The former foreign secretary has said further delays to Brexit would mean a Tory defeat at the next election. Johnson has been criticized by rivals for failing to face the public until now....
2019-06-12 15:34

Next-generation Samsung SSDs promise blazing-fast speeds Samsung is promising that its 6th-generation V-NAND solid-state drives reach new heights in terms of speedy SSDs.The company already has one such 250GB SATA SSD going into mass production, with its 6th-gen 3D V-NAND stepping up to 100+ layers in an i...
2019-08-06 16:34

Vizio's 2019 4K TVs arrive with promise of AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support Vizio has released its 2019 4K TV lineup to the market and announced that Apple's AirPlay 2 and HomeKit will be coming to current and older models. While the company is best known for budget 4K TVs with impressive image quality, this time it...
2019-05-22 13:17

British Airways chief's promise to customers if pilots strike The head of British Airways' parent firm has told Sky News the airline will do "everything we can" for customers if pilots strike at the height of the summer holidays....
2019-08-02 23:51

Canadian PM Resumes Election Campaign With Promise Of Lower Taxes Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday resumed his re-election campaign with a promise to lower taxes, but once again had to apologize for a photo showing him in blackface makeup....
2019-09-23 10:34

Mum sheds dramatic 24st after making a promise to her late parents A MUM celebrated an impressive weight loss transformation after tweaking her diet and joining the gym. Her success follows a promise made to her parents....
2019-07-22 15:51

Schumer, Gillibrand promise ‘full court press’ on gun reform ​​Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday said they will ​put on a “full court press” ​to force the GOP-controlled Senate to take up gun safety measures by inviting ​an array of speakers — includin...
2019-09-16 07:34

As Polls Near, Uddhav Thackeray Recalls A "Promise Made To Balasaheb" Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Monday said his son taking a plunge into electoral politics does not mean he is retiring, and expressed confidence that a Sena worker would one day become the......
2019-10-07 13:00

These true wireless earbuds in a fitness watch don't meet their 2-in-1 promise Get you a wearable that does both – why be content with a set of true wireless earbuds, or a wrist-based wearable, when you could get yourself a gadget that combines the two? That’s the idea behind the Aipower Wearbuds, coming out ...
2019-08-20 12:00

Charter gets final approval to stay in NY despite breaking merger promise Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle in West Lake Hills, Texas. (credit: Tony Webster) Charter Communications has received final approval to stay in New York State despite violating merger commitments related to its 2016 purchase of Time Warner Cab...
2019-07-12 18:00

Latest Sandy Hook Promise PSA gives nightmarish look at school shootings School safety advocacy group Sandy Hook Promise released a video to start a conversation about violence at schools. Will it work?        ...
2019-09-19 00:34

AstraZeneca diabetes drug shows promise in heart failure AstraZeneca made strides on Tuesday toward its goal of adding heart failure to the conditions that can be treated by its diabetes drug Farxiga, putting it ahead of a rival medicine from Eli Lilly....
2019-08-20 13:34

Gold nanoparticles promise safe cancer drugs, better vaccines A new study suggests that targeting B cells with gold nanoparticles could be a safe way to improve vaccines and treatments for cancer and other diseases....
2019-07-02 20:17

| Stokes, Archer promise bright England Test future Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer promise a glittering Test future for England, but Joe Root's men have work to do if they are to replicate their World Cup success in the five-day game....
2019-09-16 18:34

Israel Makes Rashida Tlaib Promise Not to Promote BDS So She Can See Her Grandmother A day after barring her and Rep. Ilhan Omar from entering the country, Israel said it would allow Rep. Rashida Tlaib to visit her 90-year-old grandmother in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The reversal came after Tlaib sent the Israeli government a l...
2019-08-16 17:34

Opinion: Artemi Panarin gives Rangers star-power promise The Rangers won big by signing Artemi Panarin to a seven-year contract. He immediately accelerates their rebuild.       ...
2019-07-01 20:17

Breath test for opioids shows promise in pilot study A pilot study of a new test that detects opioid metabolites in exhaled breath has shown promising results. The next step is a larger validation study....
2019-10-09 04:34

New York Yankees' Aaron Judge delivers on home run promise New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge delivered in more ways than one Sunday night in the pivotal rubber game against the National League’s best team – the Los Angeles Dodgers....
2019-08-27 04:00

Hunt and Johnson's backstop promise risks 'crash out exit' Both Tory leadership contenders have made a dramatic pivot towards a no-deal Brexit after they ruled out accepting a potential key concession from Brussels....
2019-07-16 13:17

Canadian economy up a measly 0.4% in Q1, but March data show promise The last three months of 2018 and first three months of 2019 were the weakest six-month stretch since 2015. But economists see signs of a pick-up in March....
2019-06-01 01:34

Watch: Yankees' Aaron Judge fulfills home run promise Aaron Judge promised a fan he would hit a home run before smacking his 16th bomb of the season in a New York Yankees win against the Los Angeles Dodgers....
2019-08-26 21:34

Technology and the cobra effect: why big breakthroughs rarely deliver what they promise New tech is always well-intentioned, but good intentions are no longer good enough. Technology is advancing at an insane rate, often faster than lawmakers and the general public can keep up. Accordingly, by the time we realize the complex ripple-effe...
2019-08-09 01:34

Draghi ties Lagarde's hands with promise of indefinite stimulus European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi pledged indefinite stimulus on Thursday to revive an ailing euro zone economy, tying the hands of his successor for years to come and sparking an immediate conflict with U.S. President Donald Trump....
2019-09-12 20:34

O'Sullivan makes intriguing left-handed 147 promise to fans "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is in stunning form, as his triumph at the Shanghai Masters on Sunday proved rather emphatically - now he\u0027s made a promise to fans that shows his confidence is at a real high."...
2019-09-17 10:34

Germany's Greens promise to strengthen climate plan after protests Germany's Greens said on Sunday they planned to use their strength in the upper house of parliament to sharpen a government climate protection package that disappointed many activists....
2019-09-23 14:00

Falcons’ Julio Jones won’t hold out this year with promise of new deal Julio Jones expects a new deal, but has no plans to hold out of Falcons practices this year. Jones, who has 2 years left on a $71 million deal from his 2015 contract, said owner Arthur Blank has promised him a new deal ahead of the 2019 season. “Ever...
2019-07-08 21:51

Democratic states promise to sue Trump for 'eviscerating' Endangered Species Act Democratic states promised Monday to sue the Trump administration for its move to "eviscerate" the Endangered Species Act by modifying how the federal government implements the law in a manner more accommodating to businesses....
2019-08-13 10:17

In Shiv Sena Poll Manifesto, Aid For Farmers, Promise For Meal At Rs 10 Ten days before the Maharashtra elections, BJP ally Shiv Sena released a separate poll manifesto this morning, promising an aid of Rs 10,000 for the poor farmers, a nutritious meal at Rs 10 at 10,000......
2019-10-12 16:34

For Palestinians, Israel’s elections promise nothing but defeat | Raja Shehadeh After 50 years of occupation, our freedom is shrinking every day. But even if Netanyahu loses, little will changeWhen Boris Johnson announced his plan to suspend parliament, I was visiting Orkney with my wife, Penny. It was the last week of a month-l...
2019-09-17 11:00

Hong Kong is in danger. China’s promise of democracy was a lie | Anonymous The extradition bill would bulldoze our legal system and hurt our economy. As a former lawyer, I’m protesting to save themThe ninth of June 2019 was a Sunday. Any other Sunday in summer at Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, old men and women would do their usu...
2019-06-13 15:51

A Chlamydia Vaccine Shows Promise in Early Human Trial A vaccine for the most commonly reported sexually transmitted infection in the U.S.—the bacterial disease chlamydia—is now a substantial step closer to reality. On Monday, researchers reported that two of their vaccine candidates were found to be saf...
2019-08-13 23:51

Samsung chips promise secure 100W USB-C fast charging Samsung released two new USB Type-C power delivery (PD) controller chips for power adapters, SE8A and MM101. The chips included built-in security safeguards and are able to communicate with devices that meet USB-PD 3.0 specifications to deliver the o...
2019-05-29 03:17

| WATCH | Scientists hail promise of first effective Ebola treatments Scientists have said they are a step closer to finding the first effective treatments for the Ebola virus after two potential drugs showed survival rates of as much as 90% in a clinical trial in the Democratic Republic of Congo. WATCH NOW....
2019-08-13 09:51

Gene-editing shows promise as HIV cure in early tests Scientists are reporting the first use of the gene-editing tool CRISPR to try to cure a patient’s HIV infection by providing blood cells that were altered to resist the AIDS virus....
2019-09-12 21:34

UM Motorcycles To End Alliance With Lohia Group: Reports UM officials did not respond to carandbike queries, but it's been reported that UM and Lohia will part ways, although an official announcement is yet to be made....
2019-07-10 16:17

Bajaj Triumph Alliance To Be Finalised In A Few Months A senior Bajaj Auto official has confirmed in an interview that discussions with Triumph are at an advanced stage, and could be finalised in a matter of few months....
2019-06-20 13:17

Germany to join alliance to phase out coal In the wake of the global student climate strike, Environment Minister Svenja Schulze said Germany would move further in its efforts to phase out coal. Berlin is hoping to shut down all its coal-powered plants by 2038....
2019-09-22 10:00

Putin and Xi cement an alliance for the 21st century As Western allies gather to commemorate one of the greatest military feats of the 20th century, China and Russia are thinking of a new alliance for a new century....
2019-06-06 07:34

Tips For Playing Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is here, and there’s a lot to it. There are more than 30 different characters at launch, each with different abilities and skills to juggle, and menu after menu of ways to enhance and upgrade them. There’s ...
2019-07-20 02:34

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Is Only As Much Fun As the Friends You Play it With Fighting Thanos for control of the Infinity Stones shouldn’t be this dull. Wolverine, Spider-Man, Black Widow, and the Hulk tore through the super-powered enemies of the Raft. The team was trying to stop an epic jailbreak of the Marvel universe...
2019-08-04 00:51

Government defeat is the start of a new rebel alliance The final Commons defeat for Theresa May was delivered on Thursday as 47 Conservative MPs defied a three-line whip to prevent the suspension of parliament this autumn for force through a no-deal Brexit....
2019-07-19 02:51

French pick alliance preservation over FCA promises Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The state proved it was serious when it refused to approve a merger with Fiat Chrysler without Nissan's ...
2019-06-07 00:34

‘Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3’ Is Only As Much Fun As the Friends You Play it With Fighting Thanos for control of the Infinity Stones shouldn’t be this dull. Wolverine, Spider-Man, Black Widow, and the Hulk tore through the super-powered enemies of the Raft. The team was trying to stop an epic jailbreak of the Marvel universe...
2019-08-01 18:00

Fiat Chrysler Eyeing Alliance With Renault Remember when you could buy a Renault at a dealer down the street? It wasn’t all that long ago that the U.S. market was blessed by a Chrysler-Renault pairing following the former’s purchase of AMC. It was short lived, but these star crossed lovers mi...
2019-05-26 21:34

Trump hails ‘treasured alliance’ between US and Japan President Trump on Monday quoted ancient Japanese poetry and called the relationship between the US and Japan a “treasured alliance” during a toast before a state banquet with newly crowned Emperor Naruhito in Tokyo. The Imperial Househol...
2019-05-27 21:34

Fiat Chrysler and Renault in Talks on Possible Alliance The talks are aimed at strengthening both companies’ competitiveness in Europe and other parts of the world, a person familiar with the discussions said....
2019-05-25 21:34

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Kotaku Review Heroes from all corners of the Marvel universe unite to stop mad titan Thanos from collecting six Infinity Stones and unleashing their vast destructive power. What took the Marvel cinematic universe a decade and 23 movies to achieve, Marvel Ultimate ...
2019-07-19 08:17

Remain alliance could be kingmakers with up to 154 seats up for grabs As many as 154 seats could be won by Remain candidates if the alliance formed in Brecon and Radnorshire ahead of a by-election is replicated across the country in a general election....
2019-07-21 19:17

The Nissan-Renault Alliance Is Disintegrating: Report More Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance drama, General Motors’ fight with the United Automobile Workers union, Walmart’s plan to go driverless and profit, Geely’s new autonomous-software partner, and how London will handle that little “pollution” pro...
2019-06-19 18:34

Google's Waymo Asked People To Test Its Semi-Autonomous Car Tech. What Happened Next Will Not Surprise You Back in 2013, Google’s self-driving car unit ran an experiment. They decided to give their semi-autonomous driving technology to a handful of employees with long highway commutes, as recounted by Waymo CEO John Krafcik at IAA Frankfurt. Because it ...
2019-09-12 22:34

Audi created an autonomous quattro off-roader that uses flying drones to illuminate the road instead of headlights Audi Audi has released the concept AI:TRAIL quattro, an emissions-free autonomous off-roader. The AI:TRAIL includes features such as removable hammock-like backseats and LED drones that fly ahead of the vehicle and illuminate the road, instead of he...
2019-09-17 21:00

Postal Service to test autonomous semi trucks for hauling mail across state lines The U.S. Postal Service this month will experiment with self-driving semi-trucks transporting mail between distribution centers in Phoenix and Dallas.        ...
2019-05-21 20:51

UP Government Promise Of Piped Drinking Water Misleading: Akhilesh Yadav Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav Thursday said the state BJP government was misleading people by promising piped drinking water to every rural household within two years....
2019-07-04 21:17

Meeting Harish Salve, Sushma Swaraj's Daughter Fulfils Her Last Promise Moments before former Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj suffered a fatal cardiac arrest and was taken to hospital, she had a light-hearted conversation with senior lawyer Harish Salve, during which she......
2019-09-28 01:34

Gogo preps for free in-flight wi-fi as Delta trial holds promise Gogo will have to add satellite capacity if airlines follow Delta's lead should it offer complementary in-flight wi-fi service. Here's how Gogo's revenue could grow in a free wi-fi world among carriers....
2019-08-09 19:00

Palestinians slam Benjamin Netanyahu's promise to annex territory after election Arab leaders have condemned a pledge by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who said he plans to annex Palestinian territories if he wins re-election next week....
2019-09-11 23:34

Scientists hail promise of first effective Ebola treatments in Congo trial Scientists are a step closer to finding the first effective treatments for the deadly Ebola haemorrhagic fever after two potential drugs showed encouraging survival results in a clinical trial in Congo....
2019-08-12 19:51

These firms promise high-tech ransomware solutions—but typically just pay hackers Enlarge / Cryptolocker was one of the ransomware pioneers, bringing together file encryption and bitcoin payment. (credit: Christiaan Colen / Flickr) This story was originally published by ProPublica. It appears here under a Creative Commons license...
2019-05-21 16:34

Netgear Nighthawk AX12: Next-gen wi-fi routers promise greater speed and reliability for the IoT It's still early days for the Wi-Fi 6 standard, but products based on the Draft 3.0 version are now available, including Netgear's Nighthawk AX range....
2019-05-29 15:00

Trudeau Liberals promise to expand first-time homebuyers program if elected The Liberal leader is promising more help for first-time homebuyers and a national vacancy tax on homes to help curb foreign speculation in the housing market if elected....
2019-09-12 20:00

U.S. Concentration Camp Guards Promise Investigation Into Hateful Facebook Posts U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced on Monday that it will investigate the shocking Facebook posts of some employees, the same employees who oversee the vast network of concentration camps that have been described by independent obser...
2019-07-02 21:17

The Liberals promise to expand drug treatment courts — but will this reduce harm? The Trudeau Liberals have promised to expand access to drug treatment courts as part of their approach on the opioid crisis. But harm reduction workers say this will make things worse....
2019-10-05 13:34

Amazon plans to deliver on promise of even faster shipping, calling it a success In earnings announcement, CEO Jeff Bezos says free one-day delivery now available on more than 10 million items and customers are responding in kind.       ...
2019-07-31 20:17

Ethiopian city braces for protests as activists promise to declare new region Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government, with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence....
2019-07-18 04:00

Prosecutors drop Flint water charges, promise fresh investigation DETROIT — Prosecutors dropped all criminal charges Thursday against eight people in the Flint water crisis and pledged to start from scratch the investigation into one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in U.S. history....
2019-06-14 22:51

Combination therapy shows promise against fast-growing lung cancer A trio of mTOR, IGF1R, and MEK inhibiting compounds shrunk lung tumors in mice and cancer cells in humans caused by a mutation in the KRAS gene, suggesting a new treatment method for adenocarcinomas....
2019-09-19 13:34

Veterans, experts say horse therapy shows promise as PTSD treatment For the first time ever, a clinical research study has been funded – not by the government, but by a private citizen – to investigate the potential benefits of pairing patients with PTSD, specifically veterans, and horses. And the early results are p...
2019-08-01 01:17

'Lady on Fire' by female promise Sciamma sets Cannes ablaze "Portrait of a Lady on Fire", a tender story of an 18th century painter who falls in love with her muse, has set Cannes ablaze, training the film festival's gaze on the work of women artists as the movie industry grapples with issues of gender equali...
2019-05-22 02:17

Trump dismisses report of 'promise' to foreign leader as 'fake news' Donald Trump has refuted reports that he said "something inappropriate" in a phone call with a foreign leader amid claims the conversation prompted an official in the intelligence community to raise the alarm....
2019-09-19 19:00

Imran Khan's Promise To Sikhs Amid Outrage Over Teen's Kidnapping In an attempt to reach out to the Sikh community after cases of forced conversion of Sikh girls in Pakistan, Imran Khan on Monday promised that his government would facilitate the visit of pilgrims to......
2019-09-03 16:34

A promise unfulfilled: water pipeline stops short for Sioux reservation After 25 years and a half-billion dollars, only half of the project’s water delivered to Pine Ridge Reservation comes from the Missouri River – unlike supplies for white ranchersUp until late last year, Ella Coleman, a diminutive, soft-spoken Oglala ...
2019-05-23 07:17

Donald Trump Denies ''Troubling'' Promise To Foreign Leader: Report US President Donald Trump has denied a report alleging he made a promise to a foreign leader, something that sparked a whistleblower's formal complaint....
2019-09-21 03:00

We'll See How Long Aston Martin's Promise To Limit Crossover Production Lasts Aston Martin is bringing the DBX crossover, and soon Lagonda will also join the luxury crossover market. In a move that surprises no one, this means four-door Astons like the outgoing Rapide will likely cease to exist. But Aston is also being very ca...
2019-06-28 19:51

Trump’s wild week of tax ideas continues with new promise if GOP sweeps in 2020 The president said in a tweet that he would pass a “major middle class tax cut,” the latest in a string of varying tax pledges that he has made in the past week....
2019-08-24 19:00

Waymo inks driverless car deal with Renault, Nissan to develop autonomous vehicles for France, Japan Waymo has signed a deal with Renault and Nissan to develop self-driving cars and trucks for use in France, Japan and possibly other countries in Asia, including China, the autonomous car company announced Thursday....
2019-06-20 08:17

Poland, UK's Farage dash far-right hopes for EU parliament alliance Far-right parties' hopes of forging a powerful new eurosceptic bloc in the European Parliament suffered a double blow on Wednesday when Poland's ruling nationalists and Britain's Brexit Party both said they would not join such a grouping....
2019-06-05 15:00

US and Taliban could be forced into awkward alliance to take out ISIS in Afghanistan It may have seemed inconceivable 18 years ago following the September 11 terrorist attacks and the invasion of Afghanistan, but the United States is inching closer to a peace agreement with the Afghan Taliban....
2019-08-27 17:00

Iran Seeks to Build International Alliance Against U.S. Pressure Iran is trying to mobilize an alliance of Russia, China and others to help counter a U.S. campaign that has included economic sanctions and thousands of additional troops committed to the Mideast....
2019-06-18 19:34

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW to extend alliance plans The two firms are set to extend recently agreed deal into sharing petrol, diesel and hybrid engines, according to Autocar sources The recently agreed alliance between Jaguar Land Rover and BMW is set to be extended to include internal combustion eng...
2019-07-19 21:34

NDA, Grand Alliance Fielded 9 Women Candidates In Bihar; Only 3 Won The ruling NDA and the opposition grand alliance in Bihar had fielded women in less than a quarter of the total number of 40 Lok Sabha seats in the state and out of them, only three emerged......
2019-05-27 08:51

Nissan's Position In Alliance Might Be Weakened By FCA-Renault's Merger Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa likely first caught wind of the merger plan through his own chief operating officer, Yasuhiro Yamauchi, who also serves on Renault's board, one of the......
2019-05-29 10:34

Leonardo DiCaprio helps create new environmental alliance Leonardo DiCaprio is taking his environmental up a notch, creating a new nonprofit environmental powerhouse with billionaire investors and philanthropists Laurene Powell Jobs and Brian Sheth...
2019-07-03 02:51

Wirecard deal with AUTO1 first fruit of SoftBank alliance German payments company Wirecard AG said on Thursday it was teaming up with car-dealing platform AUTO1 Group to offer digital financial services to consumers, in its first alliance with a company backed by Japan's SoftBank Group....
2019-07-18 09:34

"No Other Choice": Ramdas Athawale On Why He Supports BJP-Sena Alliance Union minister and Dalit leader Ramdas Athawale today said that his party had to continue to support the BJP-led ruling alliance in Maharashtra as there was no other option....
2019-10-10 05:00

Deutsche Bank and UBS Explored European Banking Alliance Deutsche Bank and UBS had talks as recently as mid-June to form an unusual alliance of investment-banking operations, according to people familiar with the discussions....
2019-08-25 22:00

Renault's priority is to strengthen alliance with Nissan: chairman Renault still sees the strengthening of the alliance with Nissan as its priority after a project to merge with Fiat Chrysler failed last week, the French car maker's chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12 17:17

Akali Dal, Lok Dal Declare Alliance For Haryana Assembly Elections Days after severing ties with the BJP in Haryana, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Wednesday announced that it will contest the state assembly polls in alliance with the Indian National Lok Dal or......
2019-10-03 01:00

UAE loosens Saudi alliance to push peacemaker image Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have looked inseparable on the world stage, working together to project power in the Middle East and beyond, and courting U.S. President Donald Trump to counter common foe Iran....
2019-08-28 18:34

Ghosn loses last alliance seat at Mitsubishi Motors Carlos Ghosn lost his last remaining board position at an automaker, as Mitsubishi Motors severed ties with the executive accused of financial misconduct....
2019-06-21 21:51

WiFi alliance and SD Associates’ ban won’t affect Huawei (badly) (yet) If you think your life sucks, you should look at what’s happening to Huawei. Last week, a bunch of companies stopped doing business with the Chinese tech giant. The list included Google, Intel, Qualcomm, and ARM. Now, over the weekend, WiFi alliance ...
2019-05-27 13:51

Germany exports weapons to Saudi-led alliance in 2019 The German government has given the green light for arms shipments worth over €1 billion so far this year to the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. The approval comes despite export restrictions being in place....
2019-06-16 20:34

BJP-JDU Alliance Will Win Over 200 Seats In Bihar Election: Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today predicted a landslide victory for the NDA in the assembly polls due next year, and asserted that those trying to create a rift between his party Janata Dal......
2019-09-20 13:00

"Let's Contest Independently": HD Deve Gowda On Alliance With Congress Weeks after trading barbs with Congress leader Siddaramaiah over the national election loss, Janata Dal Secular leader HD Deve Gowda on Monday said if mid-term elections take place in Karnataka, his......
2019-09-17 01:34

U.S. FDA approves TB Alliance's treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved TB Alliance's treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis as part of a three-drug combination regimen called BPaL, the not-for-profit said on Wednesday....
2019-08-14 19:51

Loki is joining 'Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3' for Switch The latest entry in the Marvel Ultimate Alliance franchise is dropping for the Nintendo Switch today, July 19th, and it comes with a nice surprise for fans of the god of mischief. Loki is joining MUA 3: The Black Order as a playable character from da...
2019-07-19 11:00

The FIDO Alliance wants to bring password-less security to IoT devices The FIDO Alliance's mission is to reduce our reliance on passwords, so it doesn't come as a surprise that it's working to remove password use from internet of things devices. In fact, it's hoping to strengthen IoT security altoget...
2019-06-27 19:00

"If Congress Was Part Of Alliance...": Samajwadi Lawmaker's UP Analysis A newly elected Samajwadi Party parliamentarian on Wednesday said the performance of his party's alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections would have been......
2019-05-30 04:34

Japan PM Abe says determined to show world strong alliance with U.S. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump will discuss North Korea, U.S.-Japan economic issues and next month's Group of 20 summit, the Japanese premier said on Monday....
2019-05-27 08:17

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Is A Couch Co-Op Superhero Party Almost 10 years after the last game in the series, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order comes to Nintendo Switch this week. It feels like a throwback to the simple style of combat that I remember from games like X-Men Legends on the PlayStatio...
2019-07-17 23:34

Renault Ousts CEO In Drive To Reboot Nissan Alliance Renault ousted chief executive Thierry Bollore on Friday, as the French carmaker and its Japanese partner Nissan seek to rekindle their alliance following the scandal-hit tenure of former alliance......
2019-10-12 18:00

Renault's priority is to strengthen Nissan alliance: chairman Renault sees the strengthening of its Nissan alliance as a priority after a project to merge with Fiat Chrysler failed last week, the French car maker's chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12 21:34

Mexico risk to Pacific Alliance’s IG club status Three-quarters of fund managers that responded to a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey think that Mexico is going to lose its investment grade status....
2019-09-20 16:34

Mitsubishi's Tenn. move to reap fruits of alliance The decision will help solidify the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance partners' collaboration on product development, procurement, marketing and future projects. It’s also symbolically important to the junior partner as it rebuilds its brand....
2019-07-01 06:17

Pelosi-Nadler alliance strained by impeachment divide Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, two longtime allies, are clashing over whether to begin an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump — a sign of how toxic the split over Trump has become for House De...
2019-06-11 12:51

Trump says Pelosi's promise to work with him on drug price plan is 'camouflage' for impeachment Trump is accusing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of trying to distract voters from the Democratic impeachment inquiry with promises to work with the White House on lowering drug prices and trade....
2019-10-02 23:00

Billionaire keeps promise to wipe out student loan debt for 2019 Morehouse graduates Robert Smith, the private equity billionaire and philanthropist who shocked Morehouse College at their May graduation when he pledged to pay off their student loans, followed through on his promise....
2019-09-21 01:34

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu: Europe must keep promise to leave Iran nuclear deal European leaders must exit the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and renew international sanctions on Tehran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, comparing the regime's activities to the Nazi occupation of the Rhineland....
2019-07-09 02:17

Hickenlooper dings fellow Dems, says he raises less money because he won't 'promise free stuff' Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper took a shot at his fellow 2020 Democrats, suggesting that his fundraising numbers were lower than theirs because they promised "free stuff" to voters....
2019-07-03 01:34

Is Trudeau’s government keeping its promise to make the RCMP harassment-free? These Mounties say no A retired member of the RCMP wrote an email about issues within the force, addressing his concerns “to any of you that care” and signing off with: “Time to get rid of the RCMP.”...
2019-10-12 16:34

The Firefly clan promise "a real day of the dead" in gory trailer for Rob Zombie's 3 From Hell Rob Zombie’s 3 From Hell is getting one of those limited, gimmicky theatrical events that don’t quite exude confidence, but, if the flick’s new trailer is any indication, fans of House Of 1,000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects should gobble up this re...
2019-07-15 21:17

Rolling Thunder riders hope Trump lives up to promise to continue event Riders at Sunday's Rolling Thunder motorcycle convoy said they're optimistic President Trump follows through on his morning pledge that the imperiled event will carry on after this year....
2019-05-27 07:51

America's new normal? Latest Sandy Hook Promise PSA gives nightmarish look at school shootings School safety advocacy group Sandy Hook Promise just released a chilling new video to start a conversation about violence at schools. Will it work?        ...
2019-09-18 19:00

Michelle Rodriguez calls bullshit on Hobbs & Shaw writer's #JusticeForHan promise Michelle Rodriguez is a complicated person. Sometimes she has Good Takes, like when she refused to do more Fast And Furious movies until they committed to handling the female characters better. Sometimes she has Bad Takes, like when she dismissed tha...
2019-08-07 00:34

Violence in Afghanistan takes high toll on civilians despite the promise of peace talks A new U.N. report said more civilians were harmed by the Afghan government or foreign forces allied to it than by the insurgents in the first half of 2019....
2019-08-03 16:17

Dominican authorities promise to reveal motive, mastermind in David Ortiz shooting Dominican authorities say they’ll announce this week who wanted “Big Papi” dead — and why. In a new statement about the botched shooting of revered former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, the Dominican Republic’s Attorney General’s office promised releas...
2019-06-16 09:17

Whistleblower complaint, reportedly on Trump 'promise' to foreign leader, touches off DC firestorm A whistleblower complaint that reportedly involved allegations President Trump made a troubling and unspecified "promise" to a foreign leader touched off a new Washington firestorm on Thursday, as the intelligence community’s top watchdog testified o...
2019-09-19 18:00

Renault's Senard expects Nissan's new board to embrace alliance While insisting the focus is now on alliance operations, Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard stopped short of ruling out either a full Renault-Nissan merger or a revival of deal talks with FCA....
2019-07-18 20:51

How The Alliance Of Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav Lost Uttar Pradesh When Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati came together in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the national election, many assumed that both leaders showed remarkable political maturity in setting aside years of political......
2019-05-24 13:51

India's ruling alliance elects Modi as house leader Newly elected lawmakers from India's ruling alliance led by the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party have elected Narendra Modi as their leader, paving the way for his second five-year term as prime minister after a thunderous victory in national...
2019-05-25 23:00

Barack Obama Gives Urban Alliance Interns the Surprise of Their Lives In his efforts to further cement his status as the coolest former president of all-time, Barack Obama treated students at his Obama Foundation to a special surprise....
2019-07-18 23:17

Romanian immigrant elected German mayor after anti-AfD alliance Actors and directors called on Görlitz voters to not succumb to far-right party’s ‘hate and enmity’A 51-year-old immigrant has been elected mayor of a town in eastern Germany after beating a candidate from the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) ...
2019-06-17 18:34

Strengthening Renault-Nissan alliance is crucial - French minister Strengthening the alliance between car makers Renault and Nissan is crucial, said French junior economy minister Agnes Pannier-Runacher on Thursday, amid signs of a possible management shake-up at Renault....
2019-10-10 10:00

US seeks to preserve alliance with Turkey, despite rift over Russian missiles CAN THIS MARRIAGE BE SAVED? The Pentagon is trying to salvage what’s left of a relationship torn asunder by Turkey’s defiance of U.S. warnings that acquiring Russian S-400 air defenses would make it an unacceptable partner to help build, or buy, Amer...
2019-07-18 23:51

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Review: A Superhero Smash On Switch Almost a decade after its predecessor, Marvel's Ultimate Alliance 3 swings onto the Switch. Does it stick the landing, or should this one have been caught in the Thanos Snap?...
2019-07-19 06:34

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order review — only sometimes super I think most people know what they're going to get with this one: a simple Marvel-themed beat-'em-up game. Just don't expect anything more than that.Read More...
2019-07-19 08:00

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance in crisis, reports suggest Multiple employees claim departments are being axed and staff dismissed in the wake of Carlos Ghosn’s arrest The partnership between Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi is falling apart in the wake of former CEO Carlos Ghosn’s arrest, according to numero...
2019-06-19 12:17

"Want Left Parties In Bihar Grand Alliance", Says Upendra Kushwaha RLSP chief and former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha on Sunday said the five-party Grand Alliance in Bihar needs to be expanded and efforts will be made to bring Left parties on board. The coalition......
2019-09-08 17:34

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Brings The Satisfying Superhero Lineup Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order marks the first time Nintendo is publishing a game in this series, and the company has tapped Team Ninja to develop it. I and several of my Kotaku coworkers swung by the Nintendo booth at E3 to check out ho...
2019-06-12 22:00

Renault-Nissan Alliance Opens Joint Innovation Lab In Tel Aviv Renault and Nissan announced the inauguration of a new facility for the joint innovation lab in Tel Aviv, which will enable in creating a unique model of collaboration with Israeli startups and an......
2019-06-14 00:00

Saudi-led alliance launches airstrikes on Yemen's rebel capital Rebel military camps belonging to the Iran-backed Houthi rebels have been targeted by an aerial bombardment. The operation follows last week's attempts by the United Nations to restart stalled peace talks....
2019-07-20 16:17

Landmark Israel-Egypt Energy Alliance Hits Snags A $15 billion natural-gas deal between Israel and Egypt faces legal challenges and concerns about security threats from Islamic State, casting uncertainty over a pact meant to deepen ties between the two countries....
2019-09-08 10:34

Turkey: Pentagon threat to remove F-35 program not in spirit of alliance The Pentagon's threat to remove Turkey from the F-35 program is not in line with the spirit of the two nation's alliance, the Middle East country's national defense minister said this week....
2019-06-13 00:00

Priority For Renault Is Boosting Nissan Alliance: France's Le Maire French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire on Saturday poured cold water on the possibility of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault resuming any time soon, saying the priority for the French car......
2019-09-09 15:00

Inside the short, unhappy life of the Alliance of American Football Interviews with more than 40 senior AAF executives, lawyers, consultants, team presidents, coaches, players and other sources show the league began imploding even before the first game kicked off....
2019-06-13 16:51

In UP, Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav Alliance, Congress Fail To Hobble BJP The BJP march is continuing through Uttar Pradesh, though at a slower pace. The party, which won 73 of the state's 80 seats in 2014 along with allay Apna Dal, is now leading in more than 50 seats. The......
2019-05-23 10:17

Glitch Allows 4 Spider-Mans In One Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Party Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 has only been out for a couple of days, and already players have figured out how to break it in their favor. Using a glitch in the game’s Infinity challenge system, players can create parties made up of four of the same her...
2019-07-22 23:00

Cracks are appearing in the Mideast's most important alliance. That's bad news for Trump The partnership of Saudi Arabia and the UAE is the closest anywhere in the Mideast. It goes back decades, fashioned by antipathy towards Iran and support for Sunni causes across the Muslim world. But cracks in the alliance are appearing....
2019-08-22 12:34

Blame "Incompatible" BJP-PDP Alliance For President's Rule In J&K: Manish Tewari Congress leader Manish Tewari today opposed a statutory resolution to extend President's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir, identifying the BJP's "incompatible" alliance with the PDP as the cause behind the......
2019-06-28 15:00

Renault’s Senard says 'serenity' needed in Nissan alliance talks Talk about fusion or shareholding changes between Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi was “reopened a bit dramatically and wasn’t necessary,” Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard said. “It’s been spoken about a lot recently and made people frightened. W...
2019-05-25 15:51

Blackberry’s Cylance strikes strategic alliance with NordVPN, LastPass Cylance, the security solution owned by Blackberry, is teaming up with popular VPN company NordVPN and password reminder specialist LastPass to provide with a one-stop-shop privacy and security package. At $9.99 per month, it represents a 60% di...
2019-05-24 17:51

Italy's Democratic party leader warms to idea of M5S alliance Ex-PM Matteo Renzi’s plan may stave off elections that could lead to fully far-right governmentThe leader of Italy’s centre-left Democratic party (PD) has warmed to a potential alliance with its long-time rival, the anti-establishment Five Star Movem...
2019-08-21 17:00

Syrian Kurds See US Betrayal And Warn Alliance Against ISIS Now In Doubt For the past five years, Syrian Kurds have stood alongside the United States in its effort to vanquish the Islamic State, in the process securing control over a vast area of Syria they hoped would......
2019-10-08 14:34

Divorce? Merger? Renault-Nissan alliance faces crossroads Renault was poised to strengthen its hand in its alliance with Nissan just a couple weeks ago, when Fiat proposed a combination of the two European automakers. Instead, Nissan’s reluctance to back further negotiations triggered the deal’s collapse....
2019-06-11 21:34

National, Not State Polls, Alliance Continues, Says Congress In Karnataka The ruling coalition in Karnataka stands firm, the Congress declared today after an emergency meeting held to discuss the situation in the state following the BJP's stupendous victory in the national......
2019-05-24 16:34

Nissan Sets New Leadership to Confront Sales, Alliance Challenges Nissan Motor named a new chief executive and said the company would be led by a three-person team that will try to reverse a profit slide and repair relations with alliance partner Renault....
2019-10-09 00:34

McLaren admits team "alliance" might be needed for future Indy 500 Any future McLaren Indianapolis project will be under its own banner, but it will consider a "strategic alliance" with a leading IndyCar team says CEO Zak Brown...
2019-05-24 14:00

Germany pumps 650 million euros into IBM quantum computing alliance IBM is joining forces with a German research institute to explore the potential of quantum computing in a project that the government in Berlin will back to the tune of 650 million euros ($717 million) over two years....
2019-09-10 19:00

GSK signs up gene-editing pioneers in drug discovery alliance British drugmaker GSK said it has struck a research deal with the early pioneers of a prominent gene-editing technology at the University of California, in a boost to its prospects for developing new drugs....
2019-06-13 13:51

PlayStation joins U.N., gaming alliance to promote energy efficiency Sony's PlayStation announced on Monday a partnership with the U.N. Environment committee to help combat climate change and plans to make its next video game console more energy efficient....
2019-09-24 02:34

France's Le Maire says 'essential' to bolster Renault-Nissan alliance French finance minister Bruno Le Maire on Sunday said it was vital that Renault and Nissan Motor strengthen their alliance as the auto industry undergoes rapid change in the areas of electric and connected vehicles....
2019-06-09 19:17

David Squires on … a famous day for the Rebel Alliance, Norwich branch Our cartoonist looks back at the upset of Pep Guardiola’s Galactic Empire in the remotes of Norfolk Get your own copy of this cartoon in our print shopTake a look through David’s archive of cartoons Continue reading......
2019-09-17 18:00

Australia's Qantas says it will not trim Alliance stake despite competition concerns Australian flag carrier Qantas Airways Ltd said it had no plan to cut its stake in Alliance Airlines, after the competition regulator raised concerns over its acquisition of 19.9% in its rival....
2019-08-01 02:51

FDA advisory panel recommends approval of TB Alliance's tuberculosis treatment Independent experts of an FDA advisory panel voted in favor of the not-for-profit TB Alliance's treatment for drug resistant tuberculosis, as a part of a three-drug combination regimen....
2019-06-06 23:00

Thailand's opposition alliance to nominate rising star Thanathorn as PM Thailand's anti-military Democratic Front alliance will on Wednesday nominate rising political star Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit for prime minister, facing off against junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha, a spokeswoman said....
2019-06-04 11:34

"Next 24 Hours Crucial": Sanjay Raut On Shiv Sena-BJP Alliance As uneasiness grew in the ruling BJP and Shiv Sena over a seat-sharing arrangement for the next month's assembly polls in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Monday said that a formula has......
2019-09-24 00:00

Evidence Points To Iran Weapons Used In Saudi Strike, Says Alliance An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said on Monday, as President Donald Trump said......
2019-09-16 21:34

"Science Student" Akhilesh Yadav's Take On Failed Alliance With Mayawati Akhilesh Yadav, dumped by Mayawati after their alliance flopped in the national election, sought to explain it away as an experiment that had failed but had exposed weaknesses. Unlike the Bahujan......
2019-06-05 10:51

BJP Win After Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav Alliance A Big Thing: Rajnath Singh On his first visit to Lucknow after getting re-elected to Parliament, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the General Election was a big thing as the......
2019-06-21 22:17

China's BAIC buys 5% Daimler stake to cement alliance China's Beijing Automotive Group Co Ltd (BAIC) has bought a 5% stake in Daimler , cementing its relationship with the German carmaker after China's Zhejiang Geely Holding emerged as a potential rival....
2019-07-23 10:17

NATO chief says alliance must prepare ‘to address the rise of China' China’s efforts to establish economic and even military influence far beyond its borders are pushing NATO to develop new plays for the Indo-Pacific, the security bloc’s civilian chief says....
2019-08-08 02:00

NCP Keen On Alliance With Prakash Ambedkar's Party: Ajit Pawar Senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar has said his party would like to forge an alliance with the Prakash Ambedkar-led Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) for the next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections....
2019-09-23 11:34

Congress-Sharad Pawar Alliance Gets Extension As Sena, BJP Stick Together The Congress and Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party have decided to continue their alliance for the coming assembly elections in Maharashtra, expected to be held by the end of this year. The......
2019-05-28 20:51

Netanyahu-Trump Alliance Tests Israel's Bond with U.S. Jews Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is looking to capitalize on his alliance with President Trump in an election on Tuesday, but the relationship has a flip side: it deepens a rift between Israeli and American Jews....
2019-09-16 01:00

Volkswagen T-Roc Volkswagen arrives late at the crossover hatchback party. But can the T-Roc still turn heads in a congested segment? When the Nissan Qashqai first entered production in 2006, no one could have predicted the impact that it would have on the car-buyin...
2019-07-17 21:00

Utah man who survived 5 days lost in Montana wilderness recalls 'promise' he gave wife A 25-year-old Utah man who got lost while hiking in Montana survived off bugs and berries for nourishment before he was finally rescued five days later. ...
2019-08-21 00:34