Ford, Argo AI To Deploy Autonomous Vehicles On Lyft NetworkFord Motor Co. and a self-driving vehicle company it partly owns will join with the Lyft ride-hailing service to offer autonomous rides on the Lyft network.
Michigan Matters: Autonomous CarsThis week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain takes a look at autonomous cars with Rod Alberts, Kirk Steudel and Laurel Champion.
French Firm Navya Chooses Mcity To Test Autonomous ARMA ShuttleFrench company Navya unveiled it ARMA electric, autonomous shuttle Friday at Mcity in Ann Arbor, giving the state another feather in its cap as it competes to become the autonomous capital of the world.
Ford Starts Testing Autonomous Vehicles In U-M's Simulated CityThe Dearborn-based company says it's the first automaker to test such vehicles at the 32-acre site, which officially opened in July on the university's Ann Arbor campus.
UM Survey Shows Concern About Security, Privacy Of Connected VehiclesA 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.
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.
Matt's Favorites: A Ride In An Autonomous Car And Much More
Connected and Self-Driving Vehicle Sessions Bring Technology and Automotive Leaders TogetherSessions 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.
Event Notices From July 19-21The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Auto Show Tech: Your Car Will Drive Itself By 2025Your 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.
Self-Driving Cars To Bring 'Revolutionary Change' To Auto Industry: KPMG, CARFor 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.
Ford Developing New Tech To Help Ease Traffic, Parking StressFord 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.
UM Engineering Students Compete For Top Robotics Prize