“Driver readiness” and the rise of autonomous vehicles

“Driver readiness” and the rise of autonomous vehicles

As demonstrated by recent collisions involving autonomous vehicles, drivers must remain vigilant and ready to take control of the vehicle at any moment. “Driver readiness” is paramount to successfully operating an autonomous or semi-autonomous vehicle,

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It’s a battle of old vs. new for autonomous supremacy

It’s a battle of old vs. new for autonomous supremacy

Irrespective of who wins the race to deploy the first fully autonomous vehicles, the unanimous view was that in the future, size is going to matter and carriers/OEMs will need balance sheets to be able to survive.

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World’s biggest AI startup SenseTime is a Chinese surveillance company

World’s biggest AI startup SenseTime is a Chinese surveillance company

SenseTime Group Ltd. just raised $600M from Alibaba and other investors, making them the world's largest AI startup. SenseTime's product offerings and strategic plans reveal how closely related mass surveillance and autonomous driving really are.

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From bikes to drones, how JD Logistics built its delivery network

From bikes to drones, how JD Logistics built its delivery network

JD Logistics, the delivery arm of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com, uses electric bikes as just one last-mile delivery solution. The delivery drivers pick up goods as local "delivery stations" for final delivery.

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Why self-driving trucks are good for truckers, and why that’s good for everyone

Why self-driving trucks are good for truckers, and why that’s good for everyone

Signs are pointing to a new reality: self-driving trucks will help the industry. And the people who keep it running will continue to show us why they’re such an important part of the supply chain.

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