tesla auto-parks

Tesla driver remotely auto-parks car to avoid fine

A Tesla driver auto-parks his car using its remote control feature to save some money. Twitter user @rarelyserious posted a video of him moving his vehicle from inside his office. This means...
pepper the robot

Six ways Pepper the robot is taking the world by storm

Could Pepper the robot end up at a hospital or museum near you? There’s a strong chance you’ve heard of Pepper the robot before. The semi-humanoid has been popping up in a...
addison lee

Addison Lee self-driving taxis coming to London

Addison Lee has unveiled plans to launch self-driving taxis in London by 2021 as it joins the autonomous vehicle road race. The firm has formed a strategic alliance with ground transportation business...
parkour robot

Parkour robot video

Parkour robot today. Ruler of the world tomorrow? Boston Dynamics has become synonymous with robotic advancement and videos of its extraordinary creations in action can be both awe-inspiring and unnerving. And the...
best uk routes for driverless lorries

What are the best UK routes for driverless lorries?

Research has identified the UK roads that are the best routes for driverless lorries. Transport information firm Inrix say the M6/M74 corridor between Manchester and Glasgow has been identified as the most...
(Vertical Aerospace)

British air taxi takes to the skies

A Bristol-based startup is going head-to-head with the big guns in the race to get a British air taxi service ready for take off. The company has demonstrated its full-scale electric vertical...
volvo sleeping vehicle

In video: Volvo sleeping vehicle

The Volvo sleeping vehicle has been designed to offer an alternative to short-haul flights. Volvo has introduced its fully autonomous sleeping vehicle concept – the Volvo 360c. The Volvo sleeping vehicle been designed...
latest robots

In Video: Latest robots go on show at IFA tech event

A vacuum cleaner is among the latest robots showcased in Berlin. Some of the world’s best robots have gone on show at the IFA tech event in Berlin.
virtual eyes

Virtual Eyes tested by Jaguar Land Rover

British firm uses new technology to test how humans react to driverless vehicles with virtual eyes. Jaguar Land Rover has used new concept technology in an effort to gauge how humans will...
selfridges coffee robot

Selfridges coffee robot will serve you now

Who needs a coffee machine when the Selfridges coffee robot can do the whole thing for you? Selfridges has introduced a coffee-making robot to its Smartech store in central London as part...
5g robots could build audi cars

5G robots could build new cars

5G robots could be used to build the cars of tomorrow as Audi begins testing the technology in one of its production plants. The premium car maker has announced it is working...
uber driverless trick abandoned

Uber driverless truck runs out of road

You won't be seeing the Uber driverless truck on the road any time soon. It's been abandoned in favour of building a self-driving car instead. Presumably there's more money in cars...
AI car driving down the street

An AI car has learnt to follow lanes in 20 minutes

Engineers behind the AI car project believe good old-fashioned trial and error is the key to perfecting autonomous cars. Which sounds a bit dodgy but... An autonomous car has used artificial intelligence...
find your world cup twin

Find your World Cup twin

We all see ourselves as superstar footballers. If you’ve been watching the World Cup and wondering which of the more than 700 players on show you most closely resemble, then you’re...
3d holograms

AI can transform football matches into 3D holograms

Watching football in 3D from the comfort of your own home may still be a distant dream, but a team of US researchers have found a way to create 3D holograms...
driverless cars makes roads safer

Driverless cars make roads safer, says expert

Will driverless cars make roads safer? They will according to a pioneer of driverless vehicles. Professor Paul Newman, who was behind the UK’s first and only self-driving car on public roads, said...
pilotless planes

Pilotless planes unlikely to take off

You may recall we wrote about pilotless planes on our blog last year and the reaction to the prospect of taking a flight sans pilot wasn't exactly welcomed by the majority....
lifelike robots

Lifelike robots ‘unlikely’ in British homes soon

Robot haters can begin to breathe a little easier. An expert has claimed it is unlikely that lifelike robots, such as those from the hit TV show Humans, will inhabit our...
ai explains bitcoin

AI explains Bitcoin – but not very well

If you actually want to know about Bitcoin, this may not be the best video to watch. But it's nerdy internet humour at its best. Perfect if you want to know...
3d printed driverless boats

3D printed driverless boats

Fleets of 3D printed driverless boats will be coming on stream (pun intended) could cut congestion in major cities. Or at least they can in cities with major rivers running through...