Stacey Abrams could become America’s first black female governor, but she has a tough road ahead

Christopher Aluka Berry/Reuters Stacey Abrams, 44, easily won the Democratic nomination in Tuesday’s primary. But she has a tough road ahead in the general election. ATLANTA (AP) — She’s a Yale-educated attorney and a romance novelist who served a decade in the Georgia Legislature. Now Stacey Abrams has gained a shot at becoming the first black […]

'We like our road game': Jets confident as series shifts to Vegas

The Jets won't be flying to Nevada carrying a heavy load of anger or desperation. After Monday's 3-1 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights tied the Western Conference final best-of-seven series at one game apiece, the Winnipeg players were taking their lumps and confidently looking ahead to Wednesday's Game 3. "We'll be ready to bounce […]

Apple now has more than 50 autonomous cars on the road

Apple has more than doubled the number of its self-driving cars, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has confirmed. Since obtaining a permit to test autonomous vehicles, Apple’s fleet size has steadily risen – from a scant three test cars, to 27 in January, and now, 55 intelligent machines. Should the program remain on […]

Apple now has more than 50 autonomous cars on the road

Apple has more than doubled the number of its self-driving cars, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has confirmed. Since obtaining a permit to test autonomous vehicles, Apple’s fleet size has steadily risen — from a scant three test cars, to 27 in January, and now, 55 intelligent machines. Should the program remain on […]

Google Maps Street View: Blacked out road spotted in rare images

Google Maps Street View was created in 2007 to be able to provide addresses and destinations for users across the globe. Just two years after the creation of Google Maps in 2005, it has since become one of the best ways to plane routes when driving or visiting a country. The famous 360-degree cameras placed […]

Tesla driver banned from road for leaving his seat while on Autopilot

We’d like to say that a driver in England has taken Tesla Autopilot hands-off irresponsibility to a whole new level — by activating the driver-assist feature on a busy roadway, then moving to the passenger seat and leaving the wheel and pedals unattended. We’d like to say that, except in a search of YouTube for […]

5 Epic Road Trips Across America

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Google refuses to fix Waze so it won’t route people on 32%-grade road

Enlarge / Downtown Los Angeles from the 110 Freeway in 2017. (credit: FG/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images) In the wake of complaints about Waze and similar smartphone traffic apps routing through the smaller streets of Los Angeles, one city councilman has decided to dig in and figure out what he can do about it. Paul Krekorian recently contacted […]

China's solar road will charge cars as they drive

In Jinan, China, there’s a section of highway over which some 45,000 vehicles drive every day. A company called Qilu Transportation Development Group is converted about two-thirds of a mile of that roadway to generate solar electricity — enough to power the highway lights and 800 homes. Qilu Transportation isn’t stopping there, though. Looking forward […]