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Here's what's planned for the next 10 million

Here's what's planned for the next 10 million

Opinion

Why we'll have to keep waiting for them to finally take off

Everybody's building one, so why aren't we soaring over traffic already?

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Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Opinion

Not Android Auto — Android Automotive, the OS starting with Audi, Volvo

Not Android Auto — Android Automotive, the OS starting with Audi, Volvo

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You'll be able to use voice commands for many functions in a few years

Volvo has announced new details in its partnership with Google, saying it's working with the Silicon Valley behemoth to embed Google Assistant, Google Play Store, Google Maps and other voice-controlled services into Volvo's next-generation Sensus infotainment system.

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JVCKenwood was a tad premature in announcing head units with wireless Android Auto given that phones weren't officially ready for it, but that support is finally here... more or less. Google has enabled cord-free Android Auto in vehicles that have an Android Auto Wireless-compatible infotainment system (built-in or aftermarket), but only if you have a relatively recent Google phone running Oreo -- that means a Pixel, Pixel 2, Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P.

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Li Shufu, Geely founder, believes only a few automakers will eventually survive.

"No current car industry player is likely to win this battle against the invaders from outside without friends... One has to adapt a new way of thinking in terms of sharing and combining strength. My investment in Daimler reflects this vision," Li said.

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Industry slow to implement OTA, and a recent Uconnect snafu won’t help

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First Google Auto Trends report explores what drivers worldwide are looking for

Google compiles its first Automotive Trends Report, based on search data from three global markets. Americans' first loves are dogs and cameras.

ETC

By reducing complexity while adding features, the tier-one supplier addresses No. 1 source of owners' frustration

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It'll allow Waymo to test against the challenges of dense traffic and hot, humid weather.

Metro Atlanta marks Waymo's 25th test city in total.

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Automakers and suppliers will again expose an excess of innovations in Las Vegas

For going on three decades, CES is the reason I don't make New Year's resolutions, like going on a diet or quitting drinking. While I realize that this is certainly a champagne problem, heading to Vegas is not my ideal way to kick off the new year. Or even end it, since I'm not a fan of Sin City. Whereas most people go to Vegas expecting to pig out on all-you-can-eat buffets and engage in all-night drinking and gambling binges, I've made the trek since 1989 to consume as much as I can about the

Opinion

The hassles of signing up for Maven left me frustrated, without a car and headed for Avis.

The hassles of signing up for Maven left me frustrated, without a vehicle and headed for Avis.

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The only humans in the car will be you and yours.

There won't be a human driver behind the wheel. At all.

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Google's computing power to help VW optimize traffic, develop AI and explore battery materials.

It could help make cars smarter and more efficient.

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Autonomous cars have to operate "safely and smoothly in all kinds of environments."

Autonomous cars have to operate "safely and smoothly in all kinds of environments."

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This is Waymo's first acknowledgement of working with a collaborator.

This is Waymo's first acknowledgement of working with a collaborator.

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In May, Waymo and Lyft announced they were working together on testing self-driving taxis.

Opinion

The "Passenger Economy" is expected to become a $7 trillion industry.

The "Passenger Economy" created by the advent of autonomous vehicles is predicted to swell from $800 billion in 2035 to a whopping to $7 trillion by 2050.

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