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General Motors' Maven car-sharing service still operational in Toronto, eight other cities shutter

General Motors' Maven car-sharing service still operational in Toronto, eight other cities shutter

32 minutes ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   4 articles

Maven, the car rental program from General Motors, is shutting down in eight of its 17 North American locations but Toronto is continuing to operate. According to a report by...
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McLaren's motorsport data learnings are driving innovation in health

1 hour ago   |   ZDnet

The organisation is taking what it has learned in the motorsport industry from capturing data off fast-moving vehicles and applying it to the automotive, public transport, and...
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GM's car-sharing service Maven to exit eight cities

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   4 articles

GM is scaling back its Maven car-sharing company and will stop service in nearly half of the 17 North American cities it operates in. A spokesperson who confirmed Maven was...
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GM will deliver over-the-air updates to 'most' vehicles by 2023

1 hour ago   |   Engadget

Today, General Motors unveiled its new electronics system. The platform will make "smartphone-like" over-the-air software updates possible, and it should be rolled out in most...
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Quadric.io raises $15M to build a plug-and-play supercomputer for autonomous systems

3 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Quadric.io, a startup founded by some of the folks behind the once-secretive bitcoin mining operation “21E6,” has raised $15 million in a Series A round that will fund the...
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In-car commerce startup Cargo extends Uber partnership to Brazil

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Cargo, the startup that brings the convenience store into ride-hailing vehicles, is making its first international expansion through an exclusive partnership with Uber in...
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Ford CTO Ken Washington at TC Sessions: Mobility on July 10

7 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

A conference dedicated to transportation and mobility wouldn't be complete without hearing from Ford, the U.S. automaker with a storied 116-year history. We're excited to...
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Ford will slash 7,000 salaried jobs by August

9 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Ford Motor is laying off 7,000 salaried employees as part of CEO Jim Hackett's restructuring plan to reduce bureaucracy, cut costs and turn the automaker into a more agile...
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Ford to cut 7,000 jobs, 10% of global staff 

10 hours ago   |   Phys.org   |   3 articles

Ford plans to cut 7,000 jobs, or 10 percent of its global workforce, as part of a reorganization as it revamps its vehicle offerings, the company said Monday.
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A detailed look at Android Automotive OS in the upcoming Polestar 2

2 days ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans

Android Auto has been around since 2015, but it's not a replacement for a car's infotainment system. It's simply an add-on and one that requires a smartphone to work. Your...
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