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Uber puts brakes on self-driving car operation in Arizona

Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles.

Wed 23 May 18 from Phys.org

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Electronic adaptive shocks adjust 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor's suspension on the fly

With its 3.5-liter twin turbo V6, the 450-horsepower F-150 Raptor already packs plenty of punch, but the way Ford sees it there's more to off-road muscle than sheer engine power. The ...

54 minutes ago from Gizmag

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Honda Type-R pickup truck will scorch track and road – carrying a bed full of cargo

The Honda Civic Type R is already one of the most visually arresting cars on the auto show circuit, and now it's also one of the most visually arresting ... pickup trucks. Designed by ...

6 hours ago from Gizmag

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Regulators Propose Visible License Plates On Drones In The Future

When drone owners register their drones with the FAA, they’ll get a government-issued ID number that they can then put on the drone or inside the drone for identification purposes in the future. ...

20 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Lyft Spending $100 Million On New Network Of Driver Hubs

Ride-sharing service Lyft has decided to expand its network of driver hubs and it has earmarked $100 million for this purpose. The driver hubs will provide a wide variety of services to those ...

Wed 23 May 18 from Ubergizmo

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Cormorant UAV performs a mini-demo-mission

When we last heard about the Cormorant UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), it had made its first untethered autonomous flight. Now, the VTOL (Vertical Takeoff and Landing) aircraft has performed ...

Wed 23 May 18 from Gizmag

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Shoemakers bring bespoke footwear to the high street

AMONG the boutiques in the canal district of Amsterdam is a shoe shop, called W-21, that has a selection of stylish footwear in the window. A select group of customers were recently invited ...

19 hours ago from The Economist

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Cyclist/motorist crashes worse at stop/give way junctions

Cyclists are being more seriously hurt in crashes with motor vehicles at intersections with 'Stop' or 'Give-way' signs than at intersections with traffic signals or without any signage, a QUT ...

19 hours ago from Phys.org

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Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash

A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated ...

2 hours ago from Phys.org

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