Monthly Archives: December 2018
The self-driving car industry is growing up. Valuations of self-driving car companies and private investment in these companies are exploding. Bloomberg reports that private investment in self-driving and connected car companies in the second quarter of 2018 is more than the total private investment in this sector in the prior 4 years combined! Morgan Stanley […]
Wednesday: Passenger aircraft that can fly on its own, the state fully abolishes cash bail, and an odd avocado toast recipe.
It’s happening right now… Self-driving vehicles are on American roads. Hundreds of them are driving around Arizona as you read this article. Get The Timeless Reading eBook in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues. Q2 […]
A new flying ambulance service will use small helicopters outfitted with tech that could eventually let them fly without pilots.
Toyota is investing $500 million in Uber and the ride-hailing company plans to provide its autonomous technology to the Japanese carmaker, a person briefed on the matter said.
Toyota Motor Corp will invest $500 million in Uber to jointly work on developing self-driving cars, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, a bid by both companies to catch up to rivals in the hotly competitive autonomous driving businesses.
Lyft has completed more than 5,000 self-driving rides through its ride-hailing app, the company said on Tuesday, as it aims to become a serious competitor in autonomous driving while its biggest rival, Uber, retrenches.
Since a self-driving Uber killed a pedestrian in March, the company’s executives have been divided over the future of its autonomous vehicle efforts.
It’s been three decades since cars’ internal networks got an update. With autonomous vehicles on the horizon, quick decisions will rely on a faster network.
CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg Speaks with CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Today WHEN: Today, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 WHERE: CNBC’s “Squawk Box” The following is the unofficial transcript of a CNBC EXCLUSIVE interview with new Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” (M-F 6AM – 9AM) today, Wednesday, August 15th. The following […]