Archive for January 8th, 2014

At CES 2014, the hottest new gadget is your car – Los Angeles Times


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At CES 2014, the hottest new gadget is your car
Los Angeles Times
The big news from nine of the big automotive firms appearing at the show is a plan to make new vehicles a little more like the smartphone with a big push toward “an industry standard” for connected cars and “in-vehicle mobile app ecosystems.” Many of
Audi unveils new driver less car in Las VegasIBNLive
In-Car Tech Drives Growing Significance of CESBold Ride Blog (blog)
5 trends in automotive electronics coming to your next carConsumerReports.org

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Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A … – Forbes


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Toyota Shows New Hydrogen Car In Vegas; Probably Uses Less Energy Than A
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TOYOTA MOTOR SALES, U.S.A. INC. FUEL CELL VEHICLE CONCEPT We've long scratched our heads over why the auto business finds it necessary to encroach ever deeper into the purple haze of high-tech product unveilings held every January at the 
Toyota bumps up hydrogen-powered car in US to 2015CNBC.com
CES 2014: Toyota shows off fuel cell car that can also power a homeLos Angeles Times
Water Vapor Will Be the Only Emission From Toyota's New Fuel Cell CarGizmodo
New Jersey Herald –Gizmodo Australia –USA TODAY
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Tesla and Audi to become AT&T cars – CNNMoney


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Tesla and Audi to become AT&T cars
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The announcements made by both car manufacturers Tuesday at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas follow a similar deal made last year with GM (GM, Fortune 500)'s Chevrolet brand. The concept is referred to as the "connected car." AT&T's head 
Audi and GM are putting LTE in new carsPCWorld
AT&T to Provide Data to Audi, Tesla Connected CarsTechnoBuffalo

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Your Car Is About to Get Smarter Than You Are – TIME


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Your Car Is About to Get Smarter Than You Are
TIME
Cars from several automakers have had online connectivity for a few years now, typically achieved by syncing up a smartphone to a vehicle and using the phone's data plan. But General Motors is going a step further with its 2015 Chevrolet models by 
Cars are the new smartphones: Chevrolet adding LTE and app store to 2015 The Verge
Chevrolet to Offer 4G LTE In Its CarsPC Magazine
GM introduces new mobile device: 4G LTE carsArs Technica
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How Often Should We Start Cold Cars? – CBS Local

How Often Should We Start Cold Cars?
CBS Local
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – On Monday, AAA and mechanics across the Twin Cities were flooded with calls from people whose car batteries had died. So, that had Jeff from Minneapolis and Kristen from Cottage Grove wondering: How often should we start our 

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2014 Detroit Auto Show: These 14 cars are going to rock the Motor City! – New York Daily News


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2014 Detroit Auto Show: These 14 cars are going to rock the Motor City!
New York Daily News
Audi is combining the jacked-up stance of a crossover with the two-door silhouette of a sporty coupe. This concept hints at another untapped market niche in the automotive world: the performance-themed crossover coupe. This Audi show car wears E-tron 

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Toyota has high hopes for hydrogen car – Fox News

Toyota has high hopes for hydrogen car
Fox News
Toyota's first hydrogen-powered car is still a year away from production, but its already predicting a hit. “Fuel cell electric vehicles will be in our future sooner than many people believe, and in much greater numbers than anyone expected,” said

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Audi Shrinks Self-Driving Car Tech Tom Simonite – MIT Technology Review

Audi Shrinks Self-Driving Car Tech Tom Simonite
MIT Technology Review
Carmaker Audi showed off a book-sized circuit board capable of driving a car on Monday at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Audi claims the computer, called zFAS, represents a significant advance in automation technology because it is 

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Tesla Station to Bring Electric Cars to Wyoming – ABC News

Tesla Station to Bring Electric Cars to Wyoming
ABC News
Finding a Tesla, the sleek and pricey all-electric car, around these ranching towns is about as likely as spotting the mythical jackalope. And yet, one day last month, a Model S sedan pulled quietly in at the America's Best Value Inn Covered Wagon

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The wait’s over: 3 crazy things cars can already do! – HLNtv.com

The wait's over: 3 crazy things cars can already do!
HLNtv.com
A few years from now, it's possible the car may suggest you pull over or slow down if it detects you're too stressed or drowsy to be behind the wheel. The biometric system will also use height, weight and age information provided by the driver to let

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