IoT in Transportation

IoT in Transportation

Autonomous cars: Uber reveals ‘valuable lessons’ in safety report

Uber Advanced Technologies Group has released a report that outlines the company’s commitment to it’s self-driving vehicle strategy and what it’s doing to insure...

Volvo and Baidu partner on autonomous taxi project

Swedish vehicle manufacturer Volvo is teaming up with Chinese technology giant Baidu to build autonomous taxis. Together they are aiming to launch a level...

What Budget 2018 means for Big Tech, AI, transportation and smart...

Internet of Business says News sites are awash with the announcement that tech giants Apple, Amazon, and Google will be required to pay a new...

Moral Machines: Who lives, who dies on autonomous roads? | MIT

A new survey from MIT into the ethical challenges of autonomous vehicles reveals both global preferences and regional variations in answers to some tough...

Lyft’s self-driving ambitions become reality, buys Blue Vision

Ride-sharing platform Lyft is already competing with Uber in cities around the world to provide on-demand mobility. But this week, the San Francisco company...

Addison Lee aims to bring driverless taxis to London by 2021

British minicab, car hire, and courier firm Addison Lee has partnered with driverless car group Oxbotica with the aim of offering an autonomous taxi...

Euro NCAP: Drivers overestimate the abilities of ‘autonomous’ cars

Internet of Business says Fully autonomous vehicles are seen as something of a panacea in the transport and logistics industries. Smart cars and trucks capable...

UK announces £60m green tech competition – but cuts EV subsidies

British innovators and researchers are being invited to pitch new ideas to help tackle the effects of climate change on towns, cities, and the...

3D printing for aircraft parts takes off at Lufthansa

Lighter components make for more fuel-efficient aircraft. So could 3D printing hold the key to 'lightweighting' in the aviation sector? asks Jessica Twentyman. Lufthansa Technik,...

MOBI launches Grand Challenge for blockchain in transport sector

Transport industry blockchain consortium the Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI) and the Trusted IoT Alliance (TIoTA) have jointly launched a new initiative to spur...

Google Next 2018: Air Asia & Airbus reaching new heights in...

Despite the usual fanfare, London's iteration of Google Next 2018 lacked the headline announcements that punctuated the San Francisco event in July. Instead, it...

US scraps driverless car regulations, redefines concept of ‘driver’

The US is scrapping autonomous tech regulations and opening up driverless car tests across the whole country, in a new policy that redefines the...