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Lyft Self-Driving Taxis in Las Vegas for CES

Lyft Self-Driving Taxis in Las Vegas for CES

Filed under: Green,Videos,Technology,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Aptiv, The self driving tech company will supply a fleet of eight BMW 5-Series sedans equipped with its automated
VW taps Nvidia to build AI into its new electric microbus and beyond

VW taps Nvidia to build AI into its new electric microbus and beyond

Nvidia will power artificial intelligence technology built into its future vehicles, including the new I.D. Buzz, its all-electric retro-inspired camper van concept. The partnership between the two
Uber taps Nvidia for its self-driving vehicle fleet

Uber taps Nvidia for its self-driving vehicle fleet

Uber has picked Nvidia as one of its key technology partners in its fleet of self-driving, specifically to provide the AI computing aspects of its autonomous software. The partnership is one that has
Byton is calling its new EV a "smart device"

Byton is calling its new EV a "smart device"

Filed under: Green,Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Chinese automaker Byton will unveil its first EV at CES 2018. Byton's main focus is to promote their product as a smart device
Nissan's B2V system will let you drive with your brain

Nissan's B2V system will let you drive with your brain

Filed under: Green,Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Nissan's new take on semi-autonomous driving will allow drivers to steer the car, accelerate, and stop with just the use of their
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How to Counter the Circus of Pseudoscience

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How to Counter the Circus of Pseudoscience

The celebrity chef Pete Evans in Sydney, Australia, in August 2016.
Infiniti unveils a single photo of the Q Inspiration Concept

Infiniti unveils a single photo of the Q Inspiration Concept

Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Infiniti released a single image of their upcoming Q Inspiration Concept prior to the 2018 NAIAS in Detroit. In the photo Infiniti hints
Calestous Juma, 64, Dies; Sought Innovation in African Agriculture

Calestous Juma, 64, Dies; Sought Innovation in African Agriculture

Calestous Juma in 2004. His championing of sustainable development in sub-Saharan Africa was informed by his arduous childhood in a poor village there.
Calestous Juma, 64, Dies; Sought Innovation in African Agriculture

Calestous Juma, 64, Dies; Sought Innovation in African Agriculture

Calestous Juma in 2004. His championing of sustainable development in sub-Saharan Africa was informed by his arduous childhood in a poor village there.
Favorite vehicles of 2017

Favorite vehicles of 2017

Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video The Autoblog staff has driven a lot of vehicles in 2017. This video showcases our favorite vehicles from this year, along with some
Least favorite vehicles of 2017

Least favorite vehicles of 2017

Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video The Autoblog staff has driven a lot of vehicles in 2017. This video showcases our least favorite vehicles from this year, along with some
Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Referees measured to determine whether the Dallas Cowboys reached the first down line against the Oakland Raiders at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Sunday.
Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Referees measured to determine whether the Dallas Cowboys reached the first down line against the Oakland Raiders at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Sunday.
Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Why Doesn’t the N.F.L. Use Tracking Technology for First-Down Calls?

Referees measured to determine whether the Dallas Cowboys reached the first down line against the Oakland Raiders at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Sunday.
The ET-One electric semi from Thor Tucks

The ET-One electric semi from Thor Tucks

Filed under: Green,Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video LA-based startup Thor Trucks recently unveiled its zero-emission semi truck the ET-One. There are two versions of the ET-One, a
What We Learned in 2017

What We Learned in 2017

Eclipse-watchers on Nye Beach in Newport, Ore., on Aug. 21.