Administration to Reopen Evaluation of Auto Efficiency Standards

WASHINGTON, March 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson following President Donald Trump's visit to Michigan where he announced the Administration would reopen the cur.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagMar 15th, 2017

Baidu plans to put a driverless bus on Chinese roads next year and cars by 2021

Chinese search giant Baidu has some bold new targets for its self-driving auto plans.  Baidu CEO Robin Li outlined company's self-driving vehicle goals for the next few years onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live technology conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News26 min. ago

What security system works best with Google Home?

Developing the perfect Smart Home can be a fickle beast with dozens of companies producing hundreds of products using various technologies and standards that may or may not work together. As companies like Amazon and Google focus on the power of voic.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

The "Google of China" is working on a driverless bus for next year and fully self-driving cars by 2021

Chinese search giant Baidu has some bold new targets for its self-driving auto plans.  Baidu CEO Robin Li outlined company's self-driving vehicle goals for the next few years onstage at the Wall Street Journal’s D.Live technology conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

KraussMaffei shares its vision of the future of plastics processing at Fakuma

“The [plastics processing] market is changing—not just the technology, but the business model itself,” said Frank Stieler, CEO of KraussMaffei (Munich) at a press conference today at the Fakuma trade show. “The focus is on energy efficiency a.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News1 hr. 33 min. ago

NAFTA Renegotiations Talks Have Auto Manufacturer Group Concerned Of Adverse Effects

President Trump's demands may eliminate U.S. jobs, rather than boost them......»»

Category: autoSource:  gmauthorityRelated News2 hr. 57 min. ago

Let"s Keep the Science in Forensic Science

A body created to set national standards is now in danger -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News3 hr. 57 min. ago

2017 Kia Sorento Review

2017 Kia Sorento Review is a post by Josh Smith from Gotta Be Mobile. The 2017 Kia Sorento is an excellent mid-size SUV that includes great technology features like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, new safety features like adaptive headlights and a long.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

Concepts in Honda’s Spotlight at Tokyo Auto Show

The automaker will unveil its Sports EV Concept and will showcase the Urban EV Concept, which Honda says received a highly positive response at the recent Frankfurt auto show, as well as the NeuV personal mobility concept and the all-new CR-V. re.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News5 hr. 25 min. ago

No Actors in Chevrolet’s Most-Watched Auto Ad

WardsAuto Staff Chevy’s No.1 ad for the week of Oct. 9-15 took No.2 last time. In it, “real people (not actors)” guess which truck brands offer best-in-class horse.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News5 hr. 25 min. ago

The new Porsche 718 Boxster GTS blends turbo power with razor-sharp handling

Porsche will introduce the GTS variants of the 718 Boxster and the 718 Cayman at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman GTS get more power from a tweaked turbo four, and a model-specific look. The post The new Porsche 718 Boxst.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 26 min. ago

Plex now plays nicely with Android Auto

Popular content management app Plex now boasts support for Android Auto. The update makes it easy to access your entire music library behind the wheel......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News5 hr. 58 min. ago

Patrice Banks Of Girls Auto Clinic Inspires at G.I.R.L. 2017

Patrice Banks of Girls Auto Clinic fame is hitting the road this fall to promote her new book, The Girls Auto Clinic Glove Box Guide. This has included appearances on Good Morning America and stops at book stores and conferences. One of her appearanc.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News19 hr. 17 min. ago

McCain Blocks Defense Nominees to Get Afghanistan War Info

Sen. John McCain said he'll hold up nominees until the administration delivers details about its strategy for the Afghanistan war......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated News19 hr. 25 min. ago

Greenpeace blasts Amazon over poor environmental practices

Greenpeace has made a tradition out of raking companies over the coals when their environmental practices fall short of its standards, and that's truer than ever in the activist group's latest electronics report card. The organizat.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News20 hr. 49 min. ago

UK Issues Cybersecurity Mandate For Defense Supply Chain

With clear standards and an emphasis on the basics, the UK Defense Ministry hopes to protect the security of its industrial base. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News20 hr. 57 min. ago

Plex users can now stream music with Android Auto

Android Auto users now have another music streaming app option: Plex. The app can be used by Plex users to stream music from the user’s personal music library, giving them in-car access to their favorite albums directly from their own media cen.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News21 hr. 25 min. ago

Buy Steve McQueen"s auto racing suit from Le Mans

You will never be as cool as Steve McQueen, but for around $500,000, you could win the actual Hinchman race suit and Bell helmet he sported in Le Mans, the classic 1971 auto racing film. It's up for bid at Sotheby's on December 6 as part of the New.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News22 hr. 42 min. ago

AIA urges Trump to continue UNESCO"s architecture and design initiatives after withdrawal

The American Institute of Architects has declared its support for UNESCO after the US announced it is pulling out of the organisation, and encouraged President Donald Trump's administration to preserve initiatives that "reinforce the value and impo.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Twitter is the latest to fill your feed with auto-playing video ads

Your Twitter feed is going to get even busier thanks to the microblogging service unlocking auto-playing video ads for advertisers. Starting today Video Website Cards are available to every ad-buyer. In limited beta tests (like the one embed.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Honda’s Anna, OH, Plant Builds 25 Millionth Engine

The 25 millionth engine was a 1.5L turbo that will be installed in an all-new ’18 Accord, assembled 45 miles (72 km) to the east at the Marysville Auto Plant. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017