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There was a time not that long ago that most drivers did not even wear seat belts. Babies were actually held in the arms of passengers, and only a few cars had power steering and power brakes. Nowadays, there is technology so advanced for consumer vehicles that the cars can actually drive themselves. It is hard to…Continue
Added by Rachael Murphey on November 6, 2017 at 9:30am — No Comments
Some prognosticators say that within the next decade the human population won’t be able to tell if they are conversing with another human or a chatbot.
Despite setbacks and historic failures, chatbots have been used in applications earlier than you may think—the first chatbot, ELIZA, was…
Added by Kevin Root on October 26, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments
Everyone knows the dangers of driving impaired and the statistics that accompany drunk driving or buzzed driving.
We are warned over and over again to not drive while under the influence of drugs and alcohol. But do we ever think about how other distractions can impair us? There are approximately…
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on October 11, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Semi-trucks go by various names: semi-trailers, big rigs, eighteen-wheelers, tractor-trailers, or simply, semis.
No matter how you refer to them, driving around a semi can be a nerve-wracking experience, especially if you end up in between a few of them. But just because you are…
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on October 3, 2017 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Whether your car is a commuter vehicle or your prized possession, it is important that you take good care of it.
The littlest things can cause problems if left unattended over time. You know to check your oil, wash it regularly, check your tire pressure, and not run the gas too…
Added by Eileen O'Shanassy on September 6, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Video Marketing is the key to taking your online presence to the next level of both engagement and sales.
Imagine if you could take your best salesman and pay him nothing to sell for you all day long. Imagine if you could get your customers to refer you every day without bugging them for referrals. Imagine if you could get other people send new customers to your business all the time. Video can do all this…Continue
1 in 4 online automotive shoppers, who gather information online and login…Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on April 1, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments
A new study concludes that last summer's government-funded "Cash For Clunkers" program didn't hurt car sales rates in future months, and in fact did just what it set out to do: get old, low-mileage cars off the road and stimulate auto sales in the U.S.
An analysis by Maritz Research refutes one of the main concerns over the Car Allowance Rebate Systems (CARS) program, usually called "Cash for Clunkers."…Continue
Added by Tony Guarnaccia on March 15, 2010 at 7:38pm — No Comments