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Volvo In-Car Delivery will save you a good deal of time this holiday season

What's better than having packages delivered to the safety of your own trunk while you're stuck in the office?

By November 24, 2015


The fascinating stories of the X-Wing extras who were never stars, but were in 'Star Wars'

A long time ago, in a film studio far, far away, a ragtag alliance of unknown extras donned alien masks to shoot a low-budget sci-fi movie. New documentary "Elstree 1976" tells their stories -- CNET met its director, Jon Spira.

By October 9, 2015


Are we ready for self-driving cars?

Volvo is testing a self-driving car in the streets of Sweden. The technology is ready, but are the people? We ask the citizens of Gothenburg, Volvo's home town, what they think.

By May 16, 2014


Even limited to 25 mph, Google's car will arrive faster than you think

Google's new self-driving car prototype surprised even robo-car experts and suggests the company is further along than expected.

By May 29, 2014


Inside Volvo's self-driving car: Improving driver safety without the driver

Autonomous cars are coming soon, and Volvo wants to be there first. The company is pledging to have self-driving autos on sale by 2017, and by 2020 wants to build a nearly uncrashable car. Join us in Sweden for an early test ride.

By May 16, 2014


​Google's self-driving car turns out to be a very smart ride

Don't mock Google's robo-cars. A ride in one shows that you, the driver, may soon be obsolete.

By May 14, 2014


Volvo to unload 100 self-driving cars onto city streets

Looking to become a leader in the autonomous vehicle game, the Swedish-based company unveils a new pilot project dubbed "Drive Me."

By December 2, 2013


Bottoms up! Now you can drink the sweat from your shirt

Throw in some steamy, sodden clothes and out comes pure water. It tastes great because you worked for it.

By July 22, 2013


Volvo, Siemens plan to test jointly developed EV this year

Volvo Car and Siemens say they plan a partnership to develop electric vehicles and aim to start testing the autos by the end of this year.

By September 6, 2011


Dancing robot swan makes people misty-eyed

Bird bot developed at Sweden's Malardalen University dances an alternately gentle and dramatic Dying Swan that reportedly has moved people to tears.

By September 22, 2010