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Cybersecurity
Latest Ford and Volkswagen smart cars pose 'serious' privacy and security risk
A consumer goods testing company says its testing of both the latest Ford Focus and Volkswagen Polo indicated the new technology offered in the cars renders users vulnerable to security and privacy breaches.
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Edge Computing
Ford-owned Autonomic opts with Alibaba Cloud for entry into China
Demand for connected cars in China is skyrocketing and consequently so too is data on the edge, which Autonomic hopes to take advantage of.
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Cartech
Ford’s new window can help the visually impaired “see” the road
Feel The View takes pictures that are turned into high-contrast monochrome images, these are then reproduced on the glass using special LEDs.
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Sustainability
Ford will deliver on sustainability goals with clean energy and waste reduction
“We believe we have an obligation to leave this world better than we found it..."
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Artificial Intelligence
Ford’s US$1 billion artificial intelligence startup: Everything you need to know about Argo AI
“The next decade will be defined by the automation of the automobile, and autonomous cars will have a significant impact on society..."
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Artificial Intelligence
Ford announces new AI and robotics research team
The new research team is focused on making self-driving cars a reality within the near future.
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Cloud
Blade Runner: The Final Cut
Based on Philip K. Dick’s sci-fi classic Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?,
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Cloud
Blog: Get your motor running
Ford Motor Company has recently announced that later this year it will be producing cars with built-in WiFi capabilities.