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Google Might Partner With Ford For Autonomous Car Development

There are reports Google is in talks with Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] over autonomous car development. The talks are said to involve a deal where Ford ends up building autonomous cars for Google, though it’s not clear if the cars are meant to be dedicated models for the tech giant or versions... read more

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John Krafcik

Google Hires Former Hyundai U.S. Chief To Head Autonomous Car Project

Google’s autonomous car project now has its own CEO in the form of auto industry veteran John Krafcik. The 53-year-old has previously worked for the Ford Motor Company... read more September 14, 2015 by


 
Ferrari LaFerrari FXX K bought by Google executive Benjamin Sloss for wife Christine

Google Exec's Wife Hits Fiorano In Her New Ferrari FXX K: Video

We first heard about Google executive Benjamin Sloss and his admiration for the Ferrari brand in 2012 when he paid close to $1.8 million for a Ferrari 599XX Evo in a charity... read more September 7, 2015 by


 
Google Autonomous Pothole Patent

Google To Combat Potholes Suggests Latest Patent Filing

You know what no one out there likes? Potholes. They take over a stretch of local road and soon enough your alignment is off, your suspension is creaking, and you're blowing... read more August 27, 2015 by


 
Ridewith by Waze

Google's Waze Enters Ridesharing Game: Is Uber Doomed?

Here's some news that isn't likely to sit well with the Uber brass: Google is getting into the ridesharing game. Details come from The Car Connection, which writes that... read more July 10, 2015 by


 
2015 Hyundai Sonata equipped with Google’s Android Auto

Hyundai First With Google’s Android Auto In-Car Smartphone Integration

The 2015 Hyundai Sonata has become the first vehicle to offer Google’s new Android Auto in-car smartphone integration system, allowing users to seamlessly link an... read more May 27, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

Google Autonomous Car Public Road Trials Start This Summer: Video

A year since unveiling its own self-driving car, Google has confirmed that the small, pod-like research vehicle is ready for testing on public roads. Google has been testing... read more May 15, 2015 by


 
Google's Self-Driving Prius

Google Autonomous Car Blameless In 11 Accidents Reported During Testing

Silly humans, so accident prone. To comply with a California law requiring companies to disclose the number of accidents its autonomous cars are involved in, Google released... read more May 13, 2015 by


 
2015 Tesla Model S 70D in new Ocean Blue color

Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla Motors For $11 Billion, To Google

If the proselytizing mouthpieces for Tesla’s automotive saviorhood were to hear this, they might just wail and gnash teeth. But it’s true: Elon Musk almost sold... read more April 20, 2015 by


 
UberCab app

Google Develops Uber Rival... While Uber Develops Autonomous Car

If tech companies were celebrity couples, Google and Uber would be among the most popular. Google is one of Uber's biggest investors, and the ridesharing company uses Google... read more February 3, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

Google Autonomous Car Edges Closer To Production

Back in May, Google unveiled a mock-up of a fully-autonomous car the tech giant plans to introduce to the world at some point in the near future. The car came without a... read more December 23, 2014 by


 
Google Android Auto

Google Developing Dedicated Android System For Cars: Report

Google and automakers are in the process of rolling out Android Auto, which adds a layer of extra connectivity for people who use Android smartphones (iPhone users get Apple... read more December 19, 2014 by


 
Alan Mulally, 2011 NADA

Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally Joins Google

Once CEO of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F], Alan Mulally has now joined the board of technology firm Google—just as the tech giant expands its automotive horizons to... read more July 17, 2014 by


 
Google Android Auto

Google’s New Android Auto Connectivity System Coming This Year: Video

It was only a matter of time: Following the launch of Apple's iOS-based CarPlay in-car operating system at the Geneva Motor Show back in March, Google has revealed its own... read more June 26, 2014 by


 
Google Android

Google's Auto Link In-Car System To Rival Apple CarPlay

It was only a matter of time: Following the launch of Apple's CarPlay in-car operating system at this year's Geneva Motor Show, Google is set to reveal its own automotive... read more June 17, 2014 by


 
Google Self-Driving Car Prototype

Google Unveils Its First Self-Driving Car Prototype: Videos

Cute as a button and spelling doom for the enthusiast; no, it’s not the Rabbit of Caerbannog. It’s Google’s first in-house-designed self-driving car... read more May 27, 2014 by


 
 

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