Economy-car buyers increasingly get the best deal on technology

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One of the great things about technology is – with the exception of Apple products – consumers get more for their money every year. For example, the first 1GB USB drive I bought in 2005 cost me $30. Today you can get 10 for that price, delivered to your door thanks to Amazon. The same goes for car tech.

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Economy-car buyers increasingly get the best deal on technology originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Would you pay $17 a month to give your older Ford connectivity?

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When it was first introduced in 2007, there was nothing like the original Ford Sync system, since it allowed car owners to connect and use a portable device better than anything that came before it. It took competitors awhile to catch up. But now Ford is the one playing catchup.

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Would you pay $17 a month to give your older Ford connectivity? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 30 Mar 2018 09:05:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Continue reading Why we can’t have better headlights here in the U.S.

Why we can’t have better headlights here in the U.S. originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Teaching autonomous vehicles to drive like (some) humans

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Please don’t allow self-driving cars to drive like people in the Pacific Northwest

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Teaching autonomous vehicles to drive like (some) humans originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Visions of ‘cities of the future’ get it wrong when it comes to cars

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A century ago, cars took over city streets, and they won’t relinquish control anytime soon.

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Cadillac Super Cruise — a hands-off review

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It’s not self-driving, but it steers us toward an autonomous future

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Cadillac Super Cruise — a hands-off review originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Super Cruise’s failsafes

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Super Cruise’s failsafes originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 06 Oct 2017 09:24:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Autonomy and alcohol: You’ll be drinking while the car’s driving

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When fully autonomous vehicles hit the road en masse, we can expect fewer accidents, less traffic, and reduced tailpipe emissions. But according to two reports, we could also see sharp increases in the consumption of booze due to self-driving cars, and even more time spent staring at screens, binge watching and being bombarded by ads.

In a recent report, Morgan Stanley predicted that booze will get a significant boost in sales since the technology could allow people to drink more if they know t

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Self-driving cars could be a dream for cities — or a robotic nightmare

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The utopians see benefits to autonomy, but brace yourself for the unintended consequences

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Self-driving cars could be a dream for cities — or a robotic nightmare originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 07 Sep 2017 12:41:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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You may own your car’s data, but others will increasingly profit from It

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The “Passenger Economy” created by the advent of autonomous vehicles is predicted to swell from $800 billion in 2035 to a whopping to $7 trillion by 2050.

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You may own your car’s data, but others will increasingly profit from It originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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