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 |  Jul 20 2014, 2:29 PM


Through social media, some stories have a life of their own. has compiled a list of this week’s most shared stories through Facebook, Twitter and Google+.

Luxury, exotic and technology were the trending topics this past week, with the debut of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG coupe. News on the even hotter LaFerrari Spider and FXX also spread across the Internet while a survey revealing that autonomous vehicles will take over by 2035 was also quite popular.

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 |  Jul 15 2014, 1:16 PM


The future of the automobile looks very different from what we know today, and one survey predicts that even the steering wheel will be gone by 2035. 

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 |  Jul 15 2014, 12:10 PM


Self-driving cars are no-longer solely in the realm of science fiction, as several automakers are working on a way to make cars drive themselves and make you just a helpless passenger along for the ride. Continue Reading…

 |  Jun 04 2014, 12:15 PM


Were technology the only determining factor in delivering autonomous vehicles, autonomous vehicles would arrive in 2018.

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 |  May 30 2014, 8:32 AM


Google’s prototype of a self-driving car might not look serious, but a major automaker believes they can become competitive in the automotive marketplace.

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 |  May 28 2014, 8:02 AM


Move over Toyota, Google has built its own self-driving car.

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 |  May 19 2014, 9:03 AM

Google Autonomous Car

For the last five years Google has been hard at work developing self-driving cars. The technology company has made enormous strides over the last half a decade but there’s still a lot more to do.

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 |  Apr 28 2014, 9:02 AM


The Honda ASIMO robot is more than a novelty project. In fact, it could dramatically change the way we drive.

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 |  Apr 25 2014, 10:04 AM


Self-driving cars are coming, but will you ever own one? One analyst at Ford believes that these robot-chauffeurs will become common commuter cars rather than toys for rich people.
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 |  Mar 13 2014, 4:04 PM


California has begun putting together regulations that will oversee how driverless cars can be used on the State’s roads. 

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 |  Mar 11 2014, 11:30 AM

Volvo Self Driving Cars

Arguably autonomous cars are the next major hurdle facing both automakers and supplier companies. It seems like the entire industry is working on self-driving vehicles, including Volvo.

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 |  Jan 15 2014, 10:32 AM


Volvo vehicles being built in China will be exported to the U.S. “fairly quickly,” according to Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson.

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 |  Dec 11 2013, 4:01 PM


Rinspeed is going to give us a glimpse of the future automotive world at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show with its XchangE electric touring sedan.

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 |  Nov 25 2013, 11:02 AM


Nissan is continuing its push toward marketing a self-driving car, announcing today that it began testing on public roads in Japan.

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 |  Nov 11 2013, 5:02 PM


A self-driving pod car service is aiming to launch in the town of Milton Keynes in the U.K. by 2017.

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 |  Nov 11 2013, 8:02 AM


A survey conducted by suggests that 20 percent of drivers would prefer to have their cars take over on their daily commutes.

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 |  Oct 21 2013, 4:52 PM

Autonomous-Cars-Face-Challenges-Main-ArtEveryone seems to be super bullish on autonomous vehicles these days. Pundits and product planners alike are hailing this technology as the industry’s next big game changer, but not everyone is so optimistic.

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 |  Oct 14 2013, 11:15 AM


Placing confidence in a self-driving car will be a big step for any driver, but a new study from KPMG LLP shows that consumers trust big tech companies more than automakers to get the job done.

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 |  Oct 04 2013, 11:00 AM


A new patent application by Google reveals that the company is working on motion-based in-car controls.

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 |  Sep 25 2013, 11:32 AM

Nissan Announces Unprecedented Autonomous Drive Benchmarks

Many are saying “No thanks, I’ll take the wheel” to the prospect of self-driving cars according to a survey conducted by the ORC International for the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies.

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 |  Sep 18 2013, 10:06 AM

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Electric car company Tesla has revealed that it is working on a semi-autonomous vehicle that company CEO Elon Musk says will be ready within three years. 

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 |  Aug 29 2013, 11:02 AM


Nissan isn’t the only auto maker with 2020 in mind for its self-driving car technology.

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 |  Aug 22 2013, 10:02 AM


According to recent reports, Continental AG is in the final stages of an agreement with Google and IBM to develop a self-driving system for vehicles.

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 |  May 30 2013, 4:01 PM


U.S. auto safety regulators are still hesitant about self driving cars being allowed beyond the experimental phase.

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