OTHER VIEWS: Is road to AI a roundabout?
Andrew Moore, dean of computer science at Carnegie-Mellon University, said recently that researchers are giving up on the prospect of human-like artificial intelligence (AI).
Chevy resurrects Blazer as tech-savvy, sporty crossover
ATLANTA General Motors Co., aiming for more gains in the booming American market for utility vehicles, is resurrecting the venerable Chevrolet Blazer nameplate as a tech-savvy, yet sporty, crossover.
U.S. import tariffs causing 'unnecessary harm' SEMA
WASHINGTON, D.C. The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) is adding its voice to those opposing the Trump administration's expanding penchant for tariffs on imported goods, saying they are harming American companies, workers, and...
Goodyear's Paul Christou elected chair of TRAC board
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario — Paul Christou, controller at Goodyear Canada Inc., has succeeded Maureen Kline of Pirelli Tire Inc. as chair of the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada.
Bridgestone claims hybrid-polymer breakthrough
TOKYO — Bridgestone Corp. is claiming it has discovered a way to bond rubber and resins at the molecular level into a hybrid polymer, a development that could lead to reducing the amount of polymeric materials needed in tires.
Judge denies request to seal documents in Hankook case
RICHMOND, Va. — A federal judge has denied the request of Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. and Hankook Tire America Corp. to seal certain documents that are part of the evidence in a $37.8 million product liability case against the tire makers.
U.S. auto aftermarket growth pegged at 3.4% through 2021
BETHESDA, Md. The U.S. automotive aftermarket is expected to grow 3.4 percent a year, on average, through 2021, according to the "2018 Joint Channel Forecast Model" produced by the AASA and ACA.
Dealer Tire named 2018 Northeast Ohio top workplace
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper has named Dealer Tire L.L.C. a "top workplace" in Northeast Ohio, based on the results of a feedback survey of employees administered by an independent research firm.
WD-40 backing 'FutureTech Success' initiative
SAN DIEGO WD-40 Co. and TechForce Foundation have teamed up to support TechForce Foundation's FutureTech Success initiative, an industrywide effort to help solve the automotive technician shortage in America and promote the industry as a viable ...
Double Coin offering Americas dealers, customers incentives
MONROVIA, Calif. — Double Coin Holdings Ltd. and its CMA L.L.C. subsidiary are launching incentive programs for dealers and customers in North and Latin America handling Double Coin truck/bus, industrial and OTR tires.
Camso to open track, track system plant in Kansas
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. Off-road tire and track specialist Camso Ltd. plans to open a plant in Junction City for making tracks and track systems for agriculture and construction applications.
SimpleTire bestows scholarships on 2 N.J. high school students
PHILADELPHIA Online tire retailer SimpleTire L.L.C. has awarded scholarships to two Lawrence High School students for their academic achievements and high aspirations.
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Would you feel comfortable riding in a fully autonomous vehicle?
|I’d do it in heartbeat. It sounds exciting.||
25% (51 votes)
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33% (68 votes)
|I’d give it try, but I’d rather drive myself.||
42% (87 votes)
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