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Apple has finally confirmed its interest in self-driving cars through a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The letter, written by Apple’s director of product integrity Steven Kenner, said the company is “exc...

Daniel Herscovici is the SVP and GM of Comcast’s Xfinity Home.  He is at the forefront of driving the transformation of the traditional home security industry with a variety of connected services that are not only enabling peace of mind, but also...

In its 2017 predictions, International Data Corp. (IDC) sees smart city activity and open data projects accelerating, though urban leaders will remain poorly equipped to harness the new data potential. The market research firm recently released its r...

The Internet of Things (IoT) is touted by many as the next industrial revolution. The IoT has become increasingly mainstream in recent years, and leading analyst firms predict that the next decade of continuous IoT development will spur global revenu...

Nissan will include a self-driving option with the 2017 Qashqai for “around £1,500 ($1,910) in the U.K.”, which will let the car control acceleration, braking, and steering on single lanes and highways. The self-driving system, called ProPILOT,...

A recent project — MD2K — won $10.8 million from the National Institutes of Health to focus on developing hardware, including wearables, and software that gathers and analyzes health information generated by wearable sensors. The main pu...

Chinese Internet giant Baidu has been moving to keep up with Google in the development of autonomous vehicle technologies. After unveiling its own totally self-driving car in August, it has been looking for a place to do more real-world street testin...