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Self-driving ‘cognitive’ vehicle uses IBM Watson IoT

July 5th, 2016 at 11:10 am » Comments Off

Creator of the world’s first 3D-printed cars, Local Motors, has developed the first self-driving “cognitive” vehicle, using IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) for Automotive. It’s set to debut later this year in Washington DC.

Enclosed self-driving motorcycle

June 22nd, 2016 at 12:48 pm » Comments Off

This motorcycle concept is safer for passengers using the roads. It’s agility and sleek look is just the beginning.

Robots could be the future of mail

June 17th, 2016 at 9:10 am » Comments Off

Despite the hype, drones may be only one small part of the future of post. It’s expected that not only drones but self-driving trucks may be the next big thing in mail delivery.

Honda explores the future of autonomous vehicles

May 14th, 2016 at 7:30 am » Comments Off

With the natural urge to explore, humans have been pushing the limits of possibility. It all starts with the great migration, when humans sought to conquer new terrains and now we are exploring innovative revolution like self-driving cars.

DRU: Domino’s new pizza delivery robot

May 13th, 2016 at 7:48 am » Comments Off

Domino’s pizza chain have built an autonomous delivery robot with tech startup Marathon Targets. The Dominos Robotic Unit, or DRU, is making a push to be one of the first fast food chains to have an autonomous delivery service.

Public roads may soon see self-driving electric taxis thanks to GM and Lyft

May 10th, 2016 at 9:24 am » Comments Off

GM has invested $1 billion in Lyft and self-driving car technology so they can start testing self-driving taxis on public roads. The program will feature electric Chevy Bolts and “real customers,” who will have the chance to opt in or out, but many details haven’t been hashed out.

Autonomous trucks drive themselves across Europe

May 9th, 2016 at 10:50 am » Comments Off

Volvo, Daimler, and other manufacturers sent about a dozen trucks across Europe. These mostly autonomous vehicles set off from their bases in europe, some traveled more than 2,ooo km and 4 borders, to reach their destination. The first major exercise of its kind in Europe.

Driverless Car race gaining momentum

May 3rd, 2016 at 5:45 pm » Comments Off

Self driving cars are becoming very popular. So popular that now over 30 companies are trying to make driverless vehicles.  The companies were identified using CB Insights’ investment, acquisition, and partnership data. Apple, Google, and Uber are among the tech heavyweights looking to cash in on autonomous cars, while traditional automotive firms like Audi, BMW, and […]

A Michigan City is Participating in Toyota’s Connected Car experiment

April 16th, 2016 at 8:18 am » Comments Off

The streets of Ann Arbor Michigan will have 5000 connected cars roaming the streets. These cars will communicate wirelessly with each other as well some infrastructure in an experiment to make autonomous cars a reality. Toyota is partnering with Michigan’s Transportation Research Institute on the project. Drivers who particpate have small data collecting boxes installed […]

A Way to Make Any Tractor Autonomous

April 7th, 2016 at 12:23 pm » Comments Off

The company the Autonomous Tractor Corporation, which invented the autonomous, and cab-less tractor Spirit in 2013, has developed an aftermarket package to turn any tractor, no matter the brand, into an autonomous vehicle. The package is called AutoDrive, a safety navigation and implement management system that allows for autonomous operation. It taps into the electronics onboard […]

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