Ford and Baidu team up to test self-driving vehicles in China

Ford and Baidu will collaborate on the development and testing of driverless vehicles for two years. Ford’s autonomous vehicles have already been fitted with Baidu’s autonomous driving system Apollo. On-road testing is slated to start by the end of this year. Ford and Chinese internet giant Baidu announced a tie-up Wednesday that will see the…

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World’s Largest Automakers to Use Blockchain Tech in New Cars Soon

Four of the largest carmakers globally have amalgamated technology providers and startups to create the largest ever consortium focused on applying blockchain technology in the automotive zone. Ford, BMW, Renault and General Motors are amongst 30 companies included in the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative.  Establisher members also include Bosch, IBM and Blockchain at Berkeley as…

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