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BMW Will Use Solid-State Lidar From Innoviz

It's the first publicly acknowledged deal between a major car company and a solid-state lidar firmImage: Innoviz Israel-based Innoviz has announced that it will supply solid-state...

Accidents Show Smart Cars Need Wide Vision to Spot Cyclists

Automatic emergency braking systems need 180-degree frontal vision to help cars avoid hitting cyclistsPhoto: iStockphoto Automatic emergency braking that can help cars avoid hitting pedestrians could become...

Mystery Brand EV Will Offer WiTricity’s Wireless Charging This Year

The customer parks the car over a garage-floor charging plate, then comes back in the morning to a full batteryIllustration: WiTricity In the coming months,...

The Most Interesting Thing About Stephen Colbert’s Monologues Is The Wall Behind Him

A behemoth from the heroic age of power engineering stirs to life in the New York City subway’s Substation 13Celia Gorman On Broadway, a few...

Luminar’s Lidar Enters Mass Production

Unlike the lidars promised by most startups, Luminar's steers the laser beam with good, old-fashioned moving partsPhoto: Luminar Luminar, a lidar startup founded by a...

2018’s Top 10 Tech Cars: Honda Civic Type R

Front wheel drive that feels like all-wheel drivePhoto: Honda Photo: Honda This Year’s Winning Autos                     I’m back in the pits of Connecticut’s...

2018’s Top 10 Tech Cars

A great disconnect looms between the EV future and the gas-guzzling presentIllustration: Tavis Coburn Illustration: Tavis Coburn This Year’s...

Jensen Huang on the Uber Tragedy and Why Nvidia Suspended Testing

Nvidia CEO says making autonomous vehicles safe is hard—and more testing should be done in VRPhoto: Tekla Perry The Uber tragedy earlier this month sent...

2018’s Top 10 Tech Cars: Kia Niro

This boxy hybrid sculpts the airPhoto: Kia Motors Photo: Kia Motors This Year’s Winning Autos                     The Kia Niro is the quiet ecocar....

2018’s Top 10 Tech Cars: Nissan Leaf

The best-selling EV gets more range and powerNissan Leaf Photo: Nissan The Leaf can charge from a solar-powered...

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