Category: Automotive Technology and Gadgets

New app to deter Worcestershire drivers from making bad decisions

kidderminstershuttle.co.uk POLICE have launched a new virtual reality app to show young drivers the outcome of making bad decisions behind the wheel. The Safer Roads Partnership in Warwickshire and West Mercia has launched ‘DriveVR’ – an innovative app which provides real-life driving experiences. The technology allows young people to see the outcomes of bad driving…

What Is The Best Radar Detector On The Market 2017?

William Johnson ratedradardetector.org What is the best radar detector for 2017 ? There are so many radar detectors in the market, they all have many different features and the best radar detector on the market for me is not necessarily the best one for you. Do you want to know what is the best radar…

U.S. Ends Probe of Tesla Fatal Crash Without Seeking Recall

toptechnews.com Tesla Motors Inc. won’t face a recall or fine as a result of a fatal crash involving its Autopilot system, but U.S. safety regulators are warning auto manufacturers and drivers not to treat semiautonomous cars as if they were fully self-driving. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday it found that the system…

What happens when you give an Uber driver a bad rating

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mybroadband.co.za The rating you give your Uber driver at the end of every trip has a massive influence on their business. Uber drivers are required to maintain a certain rating and falling below this required score could cause them to be suspended. The rating system works two ways, with drivers also able to rate passengers.…

Uber adds feature in app to rein in bad drivers

indiatimes.com NEW DELHI: In an effort to ensure its drivers follow traffic rules, taxi aggregator Uber has launched a remote monitoring mechanism to keep a constant tab on how they are driving on the road. It has added new safety features in the driver’s mobile app powered, which will help predict and prevent road crashes.…

Nexar – Bad Drivers App

FOUNDED IN EARLY 2015, NEXAR’S MISSION IS TO RID THE WORLD OF CAR CRASHES. getnexar.com Nexar employs machine vision and sensor fusion algorithms, leveraging smartphones’ sensors to analyze and understand the car’s surrounding, and provide unique documentation in case of a crash. The depth of Nexar’s on-device analysis allows it to create a collision reconstruction…

Top 5 Car Tech Introduced In India In 2016

Aakash zigwheels.com A lot of highly-awaited cars came to India in 2016. The technology they brought with them in still unique. We take a look at 5 such technology bits for cars that came to India in 2016 2016 was another year full of car launches in India. While some much awaited cars, such as…

Must-Have Automotive Technology for 2017

Doug DeMuro autotrader.com As you’ve probably already realized, automotive technology has continued to get more and more advanced in recent years. This year, shoppers interested in buying a new car should expect a lot of cool new gadgets and features in their vehicle, even if they aren’t spending a fortune or buying a high-end luxury…