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Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars Soon

Your car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don’t get your hopes up. That’s the message from Toyota.

09/08/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.

06/23/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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Where To Find Cheap Rental Cars

To save on your next rental, be prepared to scout around and travel a bit farther. Here are the best places to check as you select your rental agency.

06/16/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Flying Car Or Driverless Car?

The Boston Business Journal reports Terrafugia has been testing it’s vehicle called Transition, which can fly at speeds of up to 100 miles an hour, and can reach altitudes of 10,000 feet. It’s scheduled to be released in mid-2016.

Terrafugia CEO Carl Deitrich tells the BBJ their target customer is retired or semi-retired. “Many were promised a flying car when they were younger and now they can get one,” he said.

06/06/2014

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Google Building Car With No Steering Wheel

Google will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.

05/28/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Should You Have The “Right To Be Forgotten” Online?

Europe’s highest court says people have a “right to be forgotten”, including what is found online.

The Court of Justice of the European Union has ruled that people should have some say over what information comes up when someone Googles them. Experts say that could force Google and other search engines to delete references to old debts, long-ago arrests and other unflattering information. The ruling does not impact sites that actually contain that information, only search engine links.

05/14/2014

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Gardner Museum Experience Now Available Online

The museum, along with over 400 other art partners, has uploaded high-resolution works of art to googleartproject.com

03/18/2014

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Aaron Hernandez Most Googled Athlete, Boston Marathon Most Googled Event Of 2013

Two Boston sports-related items topped two separate most-Googled lists, though not for ideal reasons.

12/17/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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