Tagged “google”

GM And Google To Team Up On Autonomous Cars?

General Motors and Google may be about to throw their combined might behind a partnership to develop self-driven cars, as the technology enters a n...

Google Appoints Ex-Hyundai US Boss To Head Autonomous Car Program

Google has taken another step toward becoming a fully-fledged carmaker in its own right, with the appointment of John Krafcik to head its autonomou...

Audi Lunar Quattro Set For Space Launch In 2017

Audi has thrown its support behind a German team competing in Google’s Lunar XPRIZE challenge, with plans to assist in building a lunar rover.

Google's Own Self-Driving Cars To Test On Public Roads: Video

Google’s koala-faced self-driving car is about to venture onto public streets in the US to undergo testing.

Google's Self-Driving Cars Caught In 11 Prangs, But It's All Part Of The Process

The inevitable, some might say, has happened: Google’s self-driving cars have bent a fender or two while testing on public roads.

Fiat Chrysler Boss Open To Merger With Google Or Apple

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne is reportedly open to a merger or partnership with one of the world’s recognised tech l...

Google Nearly Bought Tesla Before Model S Turned It All Around, Book Claims

The year was 2013, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk sought to do what Tesla fans might consider a most unusual step; sell the carmaker to Google and work fo...

Google Approaching Industry Heavyweights To Fast-track Self-driving Car

Google wants to fast-track its self-driven car and is chasing partners among the top global carmakers and parts suppliers to do it.

Google Glass: A New Weapon For Sydney Parking Inspectors

Parking inspectors around Australia could soon have a new weapon to monitor those who overstay their welcome.

The Week That Was: Lexus GS And LS, EV Survey, Tesla Melbourne Store

Lexus announced a 2015 upgrade for its GS and LS ranges this week, bringing more standard safety and infotainment gear along with a stiffer structu...

Google Unveils Road-Ready Self-Driving Car

It may resemble a stunned koala, but according to web search giant Google this is what the car of the future could look like.

Google Looking Beyond Android Auto With New On-Board OS: Report

Google has only this year unveiled its new Android Auto infotainment platform, but already the tech giant is understood to be preparing an even mor...

Hyundai’s ‘Display Audio’ System Coming: Android Auto, Apple Carplay

Hyundai has confirmed its new Display Audio infotainment system (yes, the same name Honda uses) will be showcased at the coming Consumer Electronic...

Google Previews Android Auto, Apple Carplay Compared: Video

Google has handed down a new look at its coming ‘Android Auto’ infotainment system, which will soon take on Apple’s Carplay platform.

Texting With Google Glass While Driving Is Only Marginally Safer: Study

Using the ‘wearable computer’ Google Glass to compose a text message while driving is no safer than using a mobile phone handset to typ...

Google Admits Self-Driven Shortcomings: Report

The boss of Google’s self-driven car program has reportedly outlined the many shortcomings of the new project in an interview with MIT Techno...

Perth Perfect For Autonomous Cars: Former GM Exec Larry Burns

Perth in Western Australia would be ideal for autonomous cars, according to former General Motors executive Larry Burns.

Former Ford Boss Alan Mulally Takes Board Position With Google

Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally is the newest board member for tech giant Google, after formally leaving his post at the US carmaker on July 1.

Android Auto Revealed As Google’s Answer To Apple CarPlay: Video

Google has revealed the result of its work with more than 40 companies, announced in January as the Open Automotive Alliance.

The Week That Was: Porsche Macan, Lexus NX And RC, Tesla Model S

Porsche’s mid-sized Macan SUV is now on sale in Australia, priced from $84,900 plus on-roads for the entry-level S Diesel.

Gallery2017 Audi Lunar Quattro

GalleryAndroid Auto - Open Automotive Alliance - Gallery

GalleryGoogle's Self-Driving Car

GalleryHyundai Display Audio - Preview

Gallery2014 Metaio Wearable Workshop Manual - Consumer Electronics Show

GalleryGoogle Audi Android Infotainment System

GalleryMercedes-Benz Drive Kit Plus

2015 Google Autonomous Car - Testing

2015 Google Autonomous Car - Testing POSTED SUN, 17 MAY, 2015

Apple CarPlay vs Google Android Auto

Apple CarPlay vs Google Android Auto POSTED TUE, 2 DEC, 2014

DevBytes: Introduction to Android Auto

DevBytes: Introduction to Android Auto POSTED TUE, 2 DEC, 2014

Android Auto - Preview 01

Android Auto - Preview 01 POSTED THU, 26 JUN, 2014

Behind the Google Self Driving Car Project

Behind the Google Self Driving Car Project POSTED THU, 29 MAY, 2014

Google's Self-Driving Car - A First Drive

Google POSTED THU, 29 MAY, 2014

Racing as recorded through Google Glass at Go Kart Racer

Racing as recorded through Google Glass at Go Kart Racer POSTED SAT, 20 APR, 2013