SELF-DRIVING CARS ARE no longer confined to controlled test tracks or even to placid suburban streets—they’re tackling real traffic in US cities such as New York, San Francisco, and Pittsburgh. They’re honing their skills amidst humans in Europe, South Korea, Singapore, and Japan. They’re preparing for the day they can purify our chaotic...
VOLVO IS IN the midst of a reincarnation. The Swedish automaker is leaving behind its former life as the maker of super safe, super boxy wagons, and embracing an existence dedicated to technological prowess, electric propulsion, and svelte design. So it was only a matter of time before the Swedish automaker...
Boeing hasn’t delivered any of the jets to Iran or logged them in its order book Boeing Co., the world’s largest aerospace concern, stands to lose roughly $20 billion in business with Iran after the U.S.’s controversial withdrawal Tuesday from the 2015 nuclear agreement with the Middle East nation. Boeing has...
BACK IN YE olden times, beckoning a ride with a phone tap was for the 1-ish percent. Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick says he launched his world-shaking app back in 2009 so he could look über-rich and powerful. "We just wanted to push a button and get a ride, and we wanted...
Tesla will push back its Model 3 production estimates after delivering only 1,550 Model 3 cars in the final three months of last year. Tesla Inc.  (TSLA - Get Report) shares extended declines on Thursday after the luxury electric carmaker cautioned that deliveries of its flagship Model 3 will fall significantly short of estimates. The...
Heading north on Interstate 5 out of Pierce County on a recent Sunday afternoon, motorists could read the electronic signboard listing approximate driving times to various destinations to the north. Oddly enough, one of the three destinations displayed, Seattle, was followed by the notation “N/A.” Since those display boards provide...