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Alibaba Announces Smart Mobility Initiatives with Partners

By : CIOL Bureau

Alibaba Group Holding Limited announces a series of smart mobility initiatives in partnership with auto brands and technology service providers. The announcement was made during The Cloud Computing Conference, the company’s largest technology showcase, held over four days in Hangzhou,

Ford files patent for an autonomous Robocop car

By : CIOL Writers

Ford has filed a patent for an autonomous police car. The patent, first spotted by Motor1, describes an autonomous police vehicle that would be able to detect infractions performed by another vehicle, either on its own or in conjunction with surveillance cameras and/or road-side

Ford and Qualcomm partner on developing tech to connect cars with each other

By : CIOL Writers

Ford and Qualcomm announced a partnership at the CES’18 that could see the companies to develop technology that could connect cars to each other to tackle traffic and ease the congestion around the world. Ford wants to equip all its

Ford and Lyft team up to deploy self-driving vehicles by 2021

By : CIOL Writers

Ford and Lyft have joined forces to deploy large numbers of self-driving vehicles by 2021, according to a Reuters report. Engineers at Ford and Lyft will be teaming up to design software to allow Ford vehicles to communicate with Lyft’s smartphone

Ford and Domino’s are testing self-driving pizza delivery in Michigan

By : CIOL Writers

Ford and Domino’s are coming together to to test self-driving pizza delivery cars in Michigan, as part of an effort to better understand how customers respond to and interact with autonomous vehicles. “How will customers react to coming outside to get

Ford teams up with China’s Zotye Auto to build electric cars

By : CIOL Writers

Ford has announced that it will set up a joint venture with China’s Anhui Zotye Auto to produce affordable electric vehicles for the Chinese market. In addition to the electric vehicles, the joint venture will also create service infrastructure and

Ford creates a new Robotics and AI research team

By : CIOL Writers

Ford is creating a new Robotics and Artificial Intelligence Research team that will operate under Ford’s Research and Advanced Engineering department aimed at boosting the technology department for the automaker as autonomy and mobility become important parts of the company.

Apple, Microsoft say ‘no’ to Republican National Convention

By : CIOL Writers

Apple, Microsoft, HP and Ford are some of America’s biggest corporations that have decided to stay away from this year’s Republican National Convention. Apple is the latest to join the bandwagon to give the GOP’s presumptive nominee the cold shoulder;