Are ‘Zombie Cars’ in our future?

Global hit The Fate of the Furious gave us a sneak peak of the future many of us fear: a hacker taking control of thousands of cars simultaneously. But is that even remotely realistic?

Published on: April 20th, 2017 Alex Radu

BlackBerry COO on the company’s dive into the automotive industry

TORONTO - You might not know it, but chances are there is some sort of BlackBerry software in your vehicle. Beard, who held executive positions at Oracle Corp., SAP division Sybase, and cloud call centre firm

Published on: March 22nd, 2017 Alex Radu

Recap: Can we ever trust self-driving cars? #ITWCchats

Updated January 26, 2017 at 3:30 PM EST After months of seeing major tech brands compete with announcements about their leadership in the self-driving car space and a CES 2017 event in Las

Published on: January 13th, 2017 Mudeeha Yousaf

BlackBerry gets into the self-driving seat with new Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Centre

BlackBerry QNX is going all in on self-driving cars by opening a new Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Centre (AVIC) in Ottawa. Housed inside BlackBerry QNX headquarters, the AVIC will bring the company's partners together in

Published on: December 19th, 2016 Alex Radu

The autonomous car: Savior or killer?

Disclaimer: The above video is not based on a real incident and was created for the purpose of provoking a discussion about fake news. Following the viewing of this video, many would be

Published on: December 1st, 2016 ESG-UQAM BTM Competition Team

Canada, that cool place that can’t have cool things – A story of autonomous vehicles

For our blog post we have created an infographic that we feel best illustrates the current and near future of autonomous vehicles in Canada. We focused more on the people-sided problems surrounding this

Published on: November 30th, 2016 University of Calgary BTM Competition Team

The dream of the future: The autonomous car!

It’s been ten years since the first road experimentation. Even I own one of these new self-driving cars. How could we think that the future would come so quickly? Had we only dreamed

Published on: November 30th, 2016 UQAR BTM Competition Team