Tag Archives: robot car

Volvo’s New Pedestrian Detector Brakes Car For You (video)

"By 2020, nobody shall be seriously injured or killed in a new Volvo" -- Volvo's Vision2020 Statement In the next decade Volvo wants to end car fatalities. The first... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/22/11

Automated Car Convoys Pass First Test in Sweden (video)

Not sure if you'd trust a computer to drive your car? Europe has an automated alternative that may suit you better. The SAfe Road TRains for the Envrionment project... more

Written By: | Posted: 02/3/11

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Use Your iPad to Call a Robot Taxi To Drive You Around Berlin!

In the future, not only will you not have to drive your car, you won't even have to own it. Researchers at the Free University of Berlin have developed an autonomous... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/26/10

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Google’s New Robot Car Raises Hopes, Reality Will Dash Them Soon

Google shocked the world this weekend by announcing that not only was it developing robot car technology, but that its fleet of autonomous cars had already racked up... more

Written By: | Posted: 10/11/10

Stanford’s Robot Car Slides into Parking Spot Like a Badass (video)

A good robot car knows how to make the tough decisions. Stanford's Junior, the robot car that took second place at DARPA's Grand Challenge in 2007, has learned some new... more

Written By: | Posted: 05/12/10

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On The Path To Pike’s Peak: New Video of Stanford’s Robot Car

It will be one of the more daring feats of robotic driving ever attempted: Stanford's autonomous car, an Audi named Shelley, will race up Pike's Peak at breakneck speeds.... more

Written By: | Posted: 04/13/10