Google Glass while driving: INRIX app shows potential

Is Google Glass safe to use while driving? That question is generating lots of discussion in the tech industry following reports that officials in the UK are pre-emptively prohibiting the augmented reality devices from being used behind the wheel. But some early Google Glass users say it should actually improve safety by keeping drivers’ eyes… Read More


UW students build bad-ass Formula racecar, take 1st place at worldwide competition

After nearly one year of hard work and more than 60,000 hours of planning, building and testing, an engineering team from the University of Washington came away victorious at a worldwide Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (FSAE) race car competition last week in Nebraska. The UW Formula Motorsports team made up of more than 60 students beat out nearly 80 other… Read More


Driver data: Race Capture Pro delivers real-time racing info

Race car drivers all share one thing in common: To cross the finish line in as little time as possible. Seattle-based AutoSport Labs is helping them do that with some pretty neat technology. The company just smashed its indiegogo funding goal by over 150 percent for Race Capture Pro, a revolutionary open-sourced alternative for collecting driving… Read More