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December 17, 2014
Dongfeng, Huawei partner for Internet-enabled cars
Wuhan (XNA) Oct 21, 2014
Telecommunications giant Huawei and Chinese carmaker Dongfeng Motor Corporation have launched a project to develop Internet-enabled cars, beginning with the installation of mobile Internet devices into vehicles. Under an agreement signed between the two companies on Friday, Huawei will develop a product that can provide Internet access for five cell phones in the car. The "Windlink" terminal will also feature a nine-inch screen as well as satellite navigation and voice recognition services. ... read more

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Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
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Dutch launch 'intelligent bicycle' that warns of danger
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China's Baidu to invest in taxi app Uber: report
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China auto sales up 2.3% in November: industry group
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NTU invents smart window that tints and powers itself

Japan nuclear watchdog greenlights more reactors

ORNL microscopy pencils patterns in polymers at the nanoscale

Conversion process turns biomass 'waste' into lucrative chemical products

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India, US Discuss Building US-Designed Nuclear Power Plants in India

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New woes may put brakes on Uber, ride-share growth
Uber, the ride-sharing service and Silicon Valley superstar startup, has hit problems around the world which threaten to put the brakes on its spectacular growth. ... more
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US city of Portland sues Uber
The US city of Portland, Oregon, has sued ride-sharing startup Uber, saying it was operating illegally, officials said Monday. ... more
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Uber now valued at $40 bn
Popular but controversial US ride-sharing startup Uber is now valued at $40 billion, it said Thursday, twice what it was worth six months ago, after raising a fresh $1.2 billion in funding. ... more
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Paris mayor wants limits on cars in centre, end to diesel
The mayor of Paris on Sunday laid out a plan to limit cars in the city's historic centre and said she wanted to ban diesel vehicles by 2020. ... more
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Researchers develop a magnetic levitating gear
This research is being carried out under the auspices of MAGDRIVE, a European research project coordinated by Professor Jose Luis Perez Diaz, from the UC3M Instituto Pedro San Juan de Lastanosa, in ... more
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Foreign automakers find Iranian market has gone local
Foreign automakers seeking a return to the potentially huge Iranian market with the lifting of international sanctions will find the business environment has changed: former joint venture partners now want to play the game by their own rules. ... more
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US automakers aim for luxury market in China
China is the new El Dorado for US automakers looking to develop sales of their luxury brands, which globally are lagging behind German and Japanese competitors. ... more
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Sydney International Airport Tests the World's Longest Range Electric Bus
Carbridge has begun a six-month Electric Bus pilot program at Sydney International Airport. The bus selected for the pilot was made by BYD Company Ltd, which has been recognized over the past few mo ... more
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Uber hits brakes on talk of finding dirt on reporters
Uber chief Travis Kalanick on Tuesday took to Twitter to condemn an executive's suggestion to dig up dirt on reporters who write critically of the car-sharing service. ... more
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Toyota rolls out world's first mass market fuel-cell car
Toyota said Tuesday it would start selling the world's first mass market fuel-cell car in Japan next month and elsewhere in 2015, in what its top executive called an industry milestone. ... more
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QUT leading the charge for panel-powered car
A car powered by its own body panels could soon be driving on our roads after a breakthrough in nanotechnology research by a QUT team. Researchers have developed lightweight "supercapacitors" that c ... more
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Funding for Uber could push value past $30 bn: report
The popular car-sharing startup Uber could see its value top $30 billion after a new round of funding, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. ... more
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Toyota racing to record profit, but China flashing red signal
Toyota on Wednesday said it was on track to book a record $17.5 billion full-year net profit, as Japan's major automakers wrapped up a bumper earnings season, but the industry is facing headwinds from slower demand at home and in China. ... more
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Hyundai, Kia to pay $100 million over fuel economy suit
Hyundai and Kia agreed to pay $100 million Monday to settle a US government investigation into exaggerated fuel efficiency on 2012 and 2013 car models sold in the United States by the South Korean automakers. ... more
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Electric car revs to world record in Switzerland
A racing car designed and built by students in Switzerland on Monday set a world record for acceleration in electric vehicles, their universities said Monday. ... more
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Renault chief sees Europe auto market slowing in 2015
French carmaker Renault chairman, Carlos Ghosn, said Saturday that he expects slower growth in Europe's auto market next year as it continues to recover from the global economic crisis. ... more
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A Big-Data Approach To Estimating EV Range
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed new software that estimates how much farther electric vehicles can drive before needing to recharge. The new technique requires driver ... more
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Tritium targets Europe for its EV fast charger
As part of its international expansion programme, Australian-based electric vehicle (EV) specialist, Tritium, has signed its first preferred-supplier agreement in Europe with E-WALD, a leading Germa ... more
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EU regulators target Honeywell, DuPont over coolant
EU anti-trust regulators said Tuesday that US firms Honeywell and DuPont may have hindered competition when they produced the only environmentally acceptable auto coolant for the European market. ... more
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Report: Better mpg, switch in fuels means lower expense
Better fuel efficiencies and a change in fuels used for home heating means most people are spending less on energy than before, the U.S. Energy Department said. ... more
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Volvo says will recruit 1,300 in Sweden as sales boom
Chinese-owned Volvo Car Group said Thursday it was expanding its Swedish workforce by about 1,300 as sales peak, bucking trends in the global auto industry which has been cautious about a gradual recovery. ... more
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Hailo taxi app folds in US, looks to Europe and Asia
Hailo, the taxi app launched with the help of London cab drivers, is pulling out of North America, citing tough competition from rivals such as Uber and Lyft. ... more
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China auto sales up 2.5% in September: industry group
China's auto sales rose just 2.5 percent year-on-year in September, the slowest growth for any month this year, an industry group said Monday, as a weak economy took a toll on the world's largest car market. ... more
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Tesla unveils new electric car for bad weather
Electric car giant Tesla on Thursday unveiled a new two-engine vehicle designed to perform in bad weather, featuring four-wheel drive and anti-collision technology. ... more
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