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New York City To Test Cars That Can 'Talk' To Each Other

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 09.21.2015 | Business

NEW YORK -- The city's streets will soon be a lot smarter. The Big Apple will test technology allowing cars to "talk" to one another as part of a con...

Hyundai Is First To Offer Android Auto System

AP | Posted 05.26.2015 | Technology

Starting Tuesday, Android smartphone users with a 2015 Sonata can ask dealers to download the system for free.

More Safeguards Required To Protect Cars Against Hacking Attacks: Report

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 02.09.2015 | Technology

Automakers are cramming cars with wireless technology, but they have failed to protect those features against the possibility that hackers could take control of vehicles, according to a report.

Why Technology Can't Save Us From Ourselves -- Yet...

Gil Laroya | Posted 09.20.2014 | Technology
Gil Laroya

So with all of this great technology at our fingertips, what's to prevent us from screwing ourselves? It's humanity itself.

The Highway Of The Future Is Paved With Smart And Sustainable Tech

Brandon Gorrell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Brandon Gorrell

Using energy from sunlight stored during daylight hours, glow-in-the-dark lane markers on roads will illuminate at night and communicate traffic information to drivers. Utilizing Dynamic Paint -- a coating that becomes visible in response to temperature fluctuations -- the road will be able to alert drivers of road conditions.

Someday, Augmented-Reality Technology Could Change The Way We Drive

Brandon Gorrell | Posted 12.28.2013 | Technology
Brandon Gorrell

Augmented reality -- a live view of your environment with elements enhanced by computer-generated input -- will undoubtedly revolutionize the way we interact with the world, and even the way we drive.

How Smart Can Our Devices Get?

Daniel Burrus | Posted 09.26.2012 | Technology
Daniel Burrus

From phones to cars to bridges, embedded technologies are increasingly making the things we use smarter every day.

Teachings of a Shaman: Drive Hybrids and Smart Cars

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

As I filled my Smart car with gas this morning ($10 for about 2-3 weeks of driving), it made me think how easy it is to be lulled into complacency.