Stories by Lucas Mearian

Delphi, Mobileye partner to bring self-driving system to market by 2019

Delphi, a maker of software, sensors, cameras and radar for the auto industry, is partnering with real-time mapping provider Mobileye to build a fully autonomous driving module that automakers could install in their vehicles as soon as 2019.

Written by Lucas Mearian24 Aug. 16 03:47

Many hospitals transmit your health records unencrypted

A new survey by a health organization shows that only about 68% of acute providers and 48% of non-acute providers encrypt patient data -- and up to 22% of hospitals don't have firewalls.

Written by Lucas Mearian23 Aug. 16 06:39

Airbus to complete a self-driving, flying-car prototype next year

Citing the growth of urban congestion and traffic, Airbus sees an enormous opportunity to introduce autonomous flying vehicles that would be used as ride-sharing and ride-hailing services for "millions" of people.

Written by Lucas Mearian20 Aug. 16 06:13

Ford, China's Baidu invest $150M in self-driving 3D laser tech

Ford and China's leading search engine provider have invested a combined $150M in a Silicon Valley maker of LiDAR technology, which enables cars to identify objects around them in order to autonomously navigate.

Written by Lucas Mearian17 Aug. 16 03:35

SolarCity to develop roofs made of solar cells

SolarCity is working on roofs made from solar cells that can be used to replace older roofs instead of solar panels placed on existing structures, Chairman Elon Musk said during a recent earnings call.

Written by Lucas Mearian16 Aug. 16 04:11

SolarCity agrees to $2.6B buyout by Tesla

Tesla and SolarCity shook hands today on what would be the first integrated solar energy and battery storage company through a $2.6 billion all-stock deal.

Written by Lucas Mearian02 Aug. 16 05:38

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