Autonomous vehicle

04.26.12
Google asks car makers 'Ullo John, wanna self-driving motor?'
04.26.12

Google asks car makers 'Ullo John, wanna self-driving motor?'

Larry Page's tenure as Googler-in-chief has heralded the death of many ambitious experiments, but...

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10.22.11
Mesa Robotics' mini-tank is perfectly happy on point (video)
10.22.11

Mesa Robotics' mini-tank is perfectly happy on point (video)

The Acer ground-bot from Mesa Robotics does way more than your average 4,500-pound semi-autonomou...

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10.10.11
Oxford researchers show off autonomous Wildcat vehicle, no GPS required
10.10.11

Oxford researchers show off autonomous Wildcat vehicle, no GPS required

BAE Systems has spent years developing an autonomous vehicle based on the rather menacing Bowler...

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06.24.11
Volkswagen Temporary Auto Pilot brings hands-free driving to the highway
06.24.11

Volkswagen Temporary Auto Pilot brings hands-free driving to the highway

Would you feel comfortable driving down the highway with a Temporary Auto Pilot (TAP) behind the wh...

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03.03.11
Google's self-driving cars take TED attendees for a wild ride
03.03.11

Google's self-driving cars take TED attendees for a wild ride

Google gave folks a brief glimpse at its super secret self-driving cars last fall, but nothing like...

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10.15.10
Google's driverless car drives interest in driverless cars (video)
10.15.10

Google's driverless car drives interest in driverless cars (video)

Self-driving cars are hardly new. We've seen dozens of automatic vehicles over the years, many of w...

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10.13.10
Self-driving taxi picks you up at the press of a button (video)
10.13.10

Self-driving taxi picks you up at the press of a button (video)

Who needs safety drivers? Not Germany's Freie University, that's for sure, which has just demonstra...

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04.25.10
NC State's computer vision software promises improved self-driving vehicles
04.25.10

NC State's computer vision software promises improved self-driving vehicles

Well, NC State researchers sure seem to be keeping themselves busy these days, with them not only r...

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07.15.08
BAE's GA22 unmanned blimp makes its debut, we love blimps
07.15.08

BAE's GA22 unmanned blimp makes its debut, we love blimps

We're not sure what's going on here, but we're not going to complain: Blimps are making a comeback....

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