The implications of autonomous vehicles are vast, complex and difficult to predict. One thing is certain - their impact will be broad and significant.
Boeing NeXt is to work in partnership with outside companies as it looks to build unmanned vehicles, resolve air traffic control and help model infrastructure on the ground.
Why selling full autonomy before it's ready could backfire for Tesla.
Duranton , G., & Turner , M. A. (2011). The fundamental law of road congestion: Evidence from US cities . The American Economic Review, 101...
Car manufacturers, like most companies, navigate a narrow lane between the benefits of using free and open-source software and the perceived or real importance of hiding their trade secrets. Many are using free software in some of the myriad software components that make up a modern car, and even work in consortia to develop free software. At the recent LibrePlanet conference, free-software advocate Jeremiah Foster covered progress in the automotive sector and made an impassioned case for more free software in their embedded systems.
2017/10/16: Traditional urbanism evolved over millennia to meet human needs. The adoption of AVs should not be allowed to replace time-tested places with something that would probably make our lives worse.
Google promised a fix after its photo-categorization software labeled black people as gorillas in 2015. More than two years later, it hasn't found one.
You look up at a lego-like modular skyscraper reaching high above the moonlit clouds. Your room docks with an electric skate and is elevated thirty stories up before slotting into a window-facing
There's a weird feeling afoot these days, in the Valley, and in San Francisco. Across the rest of the world - Denver, Santiago, Toronto, Berlin, "Silicon Glen," "Silicon Alley," "Silicon Roundabout", Station F - it seems every city still wants t