Posts by Jordan Perch
Over the past few years, several U.S. states have been providing generous incentives for plug-in vehicles, trying to promote the use of more fuel-efficient, eco-friendly alternatives to conventional vehicles.
Ever since electric cars were introduced to the market, there has been a debate over how safe they are, prompted by the explosive tendencies of lithium-ion batteries, which are used to power EVs.
There is no doubt whatsoever that driverless cars will bring many benefits, primarily concerning traffic safety, by eliminating human error as the leading cause of car accidents, but there are many more things and aspects of people's lives that autonomous vehicles are bound to change in a big way.
With more and more companies entering the race to bring a driverless car to the market, there is no doubt in anyone's mind that it will be a highly competitive market, and the battle for dominance will be pretty intense.
Even though autonomous driving technology has been developing pretty fast in recent years, there are still no guarantees as to when exactly self-driving cars will hit the market, as there are some hurdles that need to be overcome, including legal issues and var
Google has been enjoying its dominance in maps for several years now, which has been one of the most significant competitive advantages over its main rival, Apple, and has made Android devices the preferred choice over iOS devices for many consumers.
It's no secret that the infrastructure in the U.S. get worse with each passing year, due to the fact that transportation spending has been decreasing for decades, and because the number of vehicles adding extra load on roads has been increasing constantly.
DMV.com conducted a study to find out what future generations want their Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to look like. Findings were taken from an 8-month survey on DMV.com. This is what we found:
Privatization - 80% of respondents under the age of 18 were open to outsourcing some DMV services to 3rd parties. The next age bracket (18 - 34) came in at 72%. The older the respondent, the less open they were to privatizing DMV services.
Distracted driving has emerged as the most important road safety issue in recent years. As with most safety trends, it took a while for distracted driving to be accepted as a legitimate concern and regulations continue to meet resistance in some cases. Below, we have set out to examine the underlying trends, costs, and efficacy of current bans relating to distracted driving.