Mazda’s folding-hardtop MX-5 RF begins accepting pre-orders at $33,850

Mazda's folding-hardtop MX-5 RF has been priced from $33,850 for the Launch Edition model. Only 1,000 of the Launch Edition units will be built. Pre-orders will initially be limited to invited customers.

One of Google’s self-driving cars just got bashed up in its worst crash yet

One of the biggest challenges facing Google's self-driving car project is how to deal with the sudden careless actions of other drivers. Testing its tech on a Mountain View road recently, one of Google's driverless vehicles suffered its…

Toyota announces 2017 Mirai pricing and a range of incentives

The Toyota Mirai zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle returns for its second model year with a new color (Atmospheric Blue) and pricing structure. The support programs and incentives carry over from 2016.

Uber proposes mobility services to assist older riders

Uber suggests benefits for aging Americans who use the ride-share service. Access to reliable transportation gives seniors independent mobility which decreases isolation and can improve their overall health and quality of life.

Dragstrip legend Big Daddy Don Garlits sets EV quarter mile record, and wants more

"Big Daddy" Don Garlits has been setting dragstrip speed records for more than 50 years. Now he's trying for a 200-mph quarter mile in an electric dragster. Garlits was the first to hit 200-mph in 1/4 and 1/8 mile runs with…

Uber’s newest security feature? Selfies that drivers must take before going online

Real-Time ID Check is a new security feature that makes use of Microsoft Cognitive Services in order to keep both riders and drivers safe. On Friday, Uber announced that this feature would be expanded to cities across the U.S.

You can now hail a driverless taxi with a smartphone in Singapore

A new partnership between Grab, the largest ride-hailing service in Southeast Asia, and NuTonomy, a self-driving car startup with roots in MIT, creates a fleet of self-driving cars that can be hailed with a smartphone.
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Weekly Rewind: Better beer drinking, a $100 iPhone crack, oceans on Europa

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from…