- Can we solve traffic problems with autonomous cars?
- Uber’s reach is growing – and here’s why I’m worried
- Will drivers realize we lost our privacy when it’s too late?
- Your car is rarely worth the sum of all its parts
- Buying an EV doesn’t entitle you to break the rules
- When automakers buy the best parking spots: a tipping point?
- Keys need a safe storage place – where you can find them
- Now Uber’s own drivers are steamrolled by tech giant
- Kindness makes road trip mishaps a minor bump in road
- Young drivers need to know they can rely on you
Author Archives: Lorraine
Taking humans out of the driving equation might be just what we need Originally published October 11, 2016 You know who can’t wait for autonomous cars? Traffic engineers. If you’ve ever been stuck in traffic jams, especially repeatedly, you’re already … Continue reading
Remember, here’s the bottom line: Uber plans to be fully automated and ditch their drivers Originally published October 3, 2016 I’ve never made a secret of the pox that I believe Uber to be. Uber and all the other “sharing … Continue reading
Autonomous this, wireless that – it sounds great until you consider how much of your personal information is being stored, and possibly shared Originally published September 26, 2016 If I want to fly under the radar as I drive my … Continue reading
Before you hit the showroom, make sure you’ve researched a car’s true cost of ownership Originally published September 19, 2016 Your economically priced new car is definitely hiding something. Several somethings. If you’ve ever suffered even a parking lot ding … Continue reading
A Toronto man expects a parking bylaw to be changed because he bought an electric car with nowhere to park it while charging. Wait, what? Originally published September 12, 2016 Apparently, even if you don’t build it, they will come. … Continue reading
We all want to feel special, but when one automaker can buy the best spots in the parkade, are we unleashing a car class war? Originally published September 5, 2016 “I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.” – … Continue reading
Anyone who’s misplaced a set of car keys knows the great struggle to keep them handy, but not where thieves can find them Originally published August 29, 2016 can’t find my keys. My house has many drivers; if that were … Continue reading
With autonomous cars in Pittsburgh, Uber is on its way to getting rid of people behind the wheel Originally published August 22, 2016 Hey, Uber driver. Your overlord hasn’t just spent years breaking laws, leaving you unprotected and endangering your … Continue reading
When filling a tire with air resulted in an injury and a frustrating quest for a loonie, the politeness of bystanders outweighed the annoyances Originally published August 15, 2016 I have a good-sized gouge out of my left foot and … Continue reading