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UM Survey Shows Concern About Security, Privacy Of Connected Vehicles

A majority of Americans, Australians and Britons believe that connected-vehicle technology will make driving safer, but most are also concerned about security and privacy, according to a University of Michigan survey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014


Connected Vehicles: Could Be Wonderful, But The Risk…

The wonder and the risk of autonomous and connected vehicles was on display Wednesday at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor at “Focus on the Future,” a conference on automotive research sponsored by UM’s Transportation Research Institute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

Driverless Car

Matt’s Favorites: A Ride In An Autonomous Car And Much More

So what’s the latest on a fine fall Monday? Put down the rake for a second and enjoy these gems… * First of all, here are links to the Tech Report home page and Tech Report Page Two. * It may […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2013

An aerial photo of the Traverse City area, showing West (left) and East (right) Grand Traverse Bay and the Old Mission Peninsula between them.

Connected and Self-Driving Vehicle Sessions Bring Technology and Automotive Leaders Together

Sessions on Monday and Tuesday afternoon of the 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars will highlight the progression of advanced driver assistance systems and vehicle-to-vehicle active safety as they converge towards an autonomous and connected vehicle future.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

Event Notices From July 19-21

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2013

A high tech car from an earlier generation. An Aston Martin DB5 that was actually used in the production of 1964's "Goldfinger," with a friend who was not yet even close to being born in 1964. The Covisint business unit of Detroit's Compuware Corp. is showing the car at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Auto Show Tech: Your Car Will Drive Itself By 2025

Your car will pretty much be able to drive you to Chicago by itself by 2025. That’s the prediction of the German auto supplier Continental.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

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Self-Driving Cars To Bring ‘Revolutionary Change’ To Auto Industry: KPMG, CAR

For the past hundred years, innovation within the automotive sector has brought major technological advances, leading to safer, cleaner, and more affordable vehicles. But for the most part, since Henry Ford introduced the moving assembly line, the changes have been incremental, evolutionary.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

2013 Ford Fusion

Ford Developing New Tech To Help Ease Traffic, Parking Stress

Ford Motor Co. Tuesday offered details of early prototypes of two new technologies, Traffic Jam Assist and an advanced version of active park assist, evolved to offer hands-free perpendicular parking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2012

UM Engineering Students Compete For Top Robotics Prize

Robots developed at the University of Michigan could one day be deployed to war zones to search out and neutralize roadside bombs, thanks to a team of more than 20 engineering students led by Edwin […]