Tag: Volvo

Volvo’s Vera autonomous trucks will transport DFDS goods on public roads

Volvo has announced a commercial first for its electric autonomous trucks. The Swedish automotive titan has partnered with ferry and logistics giant DFDS to use Volvo Trucks’ autonomous, electric vehicles to transport goods between a logistics hub and a port in Sweden. By way of a quick recap, Volvo has been ramping up its autonomous […]

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Emphasis on Safety: Uber, Volvo Launch Next Generation of Autonomous SUVs

<img data-attachment-id="1677402" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-e1560363547868.jpg" data-orig-size="3525,2649" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving" data-image-description=" Volvo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1677402″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″> Uber Advanced Technologies unveiled the next generation of […]

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2019 Volvo V90 Cross Country T6 AWD Review – Plush Wagon, Plus a Little Extra

<img data-attachment-id="1676976" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter.jpg" data-orig-size="6000,4000" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"7.1","credit":"Chris Tonn","camera":"NIKON D7100","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1554113498","copyright":"\u00a9 Chris Tonn christonn.com","focal_length":"66","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.008","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 Volvo V90 CC front quarter" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Chris Tonn ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1676976 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-610×407.jpg” alt=”2019 Volvo V90 CC front quarter” width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/2019-Volvo-V90-CC-front-quarter-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> 2019 Volvo […]

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The DeanBeat: The building blocks of better AR/VR at Augmented World Expo

Most of the tech at the Augmented World Expo 2019 event wasn’t about games. But it was still intriguing for me to see the technologies that are coming together that will lead to the next-generation augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality technologies. Some people have given up on these technologies as the path toward […]

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Volvo to Implement ‘Mixed-reality’ Development Tool

<img data-attachment-id="1675662" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/253690_Volvo_Cars_and_Varjo_launch_world-first_mixed_reality_application_for_car-e1559153796630.jpg" data-orig-size="4110,2740" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Volvo Cars and Varjo launch world-first mixed reality application for car development","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="253690_Volvo_Cars_and_Varjo_launch_world-first_mixed_reality_application_for_car" data-image-description=" volvo cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/253690_Volvo_Cars_and_Varjo_launch_world-first_mixed_reality_application_for_car-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/253690_Volvo_Cars_and_Varjo_launch_world-first_mixed_reality_application_for_car-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675662″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/253690_Volvo_Cars_and_Varjo_launch_world-first_mixed_reality_application_for_car-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″> Like all automakers, Volvo is keen to promote itself as a cutting-edge manufacturer, and now has a new tool in its arsenal to […]

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Varjo teams up with Volvo to enable safe driving with AR headsets

Varjo has announced a partnership with Volvo to enable safe driving with an augmented reality headset that you could eventually wear while driving. It can give you visual alerts, using computer graphics to highlight hazards ahead of you on the road. Volvo is using Varjo’s XR-1 developer edition headset, which is like a VR headset […]

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