Google's Self-Driving Car Is the Future We Need

In the aftermath of Google's unexpected unveiling of its very own steering wheel-free cutemobile, the internet is dripping again with opinions about self-driving cars. Some say they'll save us. Some say they're doomed. But really, we're all after the same thing: a better way to get around. And right now, self-driving… » 5/29/14 10:00am 5/29/14 10:00am

Nissan's Smart Rearview Mirror Isn't Blinded By Passengers or Cargo

Have you ever been hesitant to over-pack a vehicle with luggage or passengers because it would obscure the sightline for your rearview mirror? Nissan's Smart rearview mirror solves that problem by alternately displaying a live video feed from a camera mounted on the back of the vehicle. » 2/28/14 11:46am 2/28/14 11:46am

What Makes The Most Futuristic Car Shown In Tokyo So Damn Fun

Most insane concept cars will never get built, but Nissan promises they'll make the Nissan BladeGlider shown at the Tokyo Motor Show a reality and promises the production car to be just as quick as it looks. They also said it could be the best handling car ever. How will they pull that off? » 11/21/13 1:38pm 11/21/13 1:38pm

Now Nokia and Mercedes Are Trying to Build a Self-Driving Car

Self-driving cars stand to be the next piece of technology that shakes the foundations of modern life. It's not hard to see why—it's basically science fiction come to life. Since it seems like everybody wants to be involved, news that Mercedes and Nokia were teaming up didn't come as a huge surprise. » 9/10/13 4:55pm 9/10/13 4:55pm

Spotify Will Stream its First Live Gig in April

Here's a money-making idea for music-streaming apps—accept a big chunk of change from corporate sponsors (in this case, Nissan), to stream a live broadcast. Not that the gig, which will be recorded in London on April 5th, will offer up anything worth listening to...unless you like La Roux, Delphic, The Naked and… » 3/24/11 7:00am 3/24/11 7:00am