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How electric and driverless vehicles will change building design

May 19th, 2019 at 11:39 am » Comments Off

  The world’s first affordable automobile had a dramatic impact on residential design. On October 1, 1908, the first Model T Ford was built in Detroit. Unlike horses, most people could afford to have their own private car and keep it at their home. Between 1908 and 1927, Ford built some 15 million Model T […]

25 ton self-driving trucks to be tested on British roads for the first time

May 19th, 2019 at 11:31 am » Comments Off

The government is testing driverless trucks on the A14 highway Self-driving trucks that could help to speed up roadworks are being tested on Britain’s highways for the first time. A 25-tonne autonomous truck, capable of moving huge amounts of earth without human supervision will take to the roads on a stretch of the A14 between […]

China’s rolling out dedicated highway lanes for self-driving cars

April 24th, 2019 at 11:28 am » Comments Off

  KEEP LEFT In a bid to lead the race to fully-autonomous vehicles, China is building highways with dedicated lanes for self-driving cars. A new 62-mile stretch of freeway will have two lanes dedicated to autonomous vehicles (AVs), according to FutureCar. The idea is that the infrastructure investment will give AVs access to real-world traffic […]

Dockworkers battle driverless trucks plan

April 9th, 2019 at 11:38 am » Comments Off

Los Angeles – A fierce struggle over automation has erupted at the Port of Los Angeles, as local union officials representing some 12,000 dockworkers demand that one of the world’s largest shipping firms abandon a plan to introduce driverless electric cargo trucks. Shouting, whistling and jeering, more than 1,200 union members, local business owners and […]

Self-driving cars will change over 30 industries in the long run

April 9th, 2019 at 11:34 am » Comments Off

   Self-driving cars were just s sci-fi-like idea 10 years back, but today it is a reality. They have caused a commotion in the market, affecting a great number of industries with the revolutionary AV technology. It is said that with this technology driverless cars will save more than half million of lives between 2035 […]