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Everyone is making the same mistake about the future of transportation

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The way we get around is constantly transforming. Uber is worth potentially billions, GM is setting up a separate business unit, Maven, to focus on ride-sharing, Ford is calling itself a "mobility" company and touting its fleet of self-driving cars, and Tesla is, well, Tesla.

Study: 400 million of us will share autonomous cars by 2030

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - General Motors and Uber are clamoring for fleets of autonomous cars to serve folks who don't own cars themselves. A new study from ABI Research suggests that they may be on to something that could give them a leg-up in the looming transportation shift.

Volvo will start selling new cars with digital keys that are stored on your smartphone

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Remember car keys? That's probably what we'll be saying soon, because carmakers have caught the tech bug, and now they're working nonstop to reinvent everything we know about transportation.

GM is trying to eat Silicon Valley's lunch

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - For a car company that's more than 100 years old, General Motors is proving to be very much up to speed with current trends in automotive tech. It recently made a $500 million investment in Uber's closest competitor, Lyft.