IoT in Transportation

IoT in Transportation

Rolls-Royce & Finferries test world’s first fully autonomous ferry

Finnish ferry operator Finferries has demonstrated the world’s first fully autonomous ferry, thanks to a collaboration with engineering giant Rolls-Royce. A car ferry, by the...

Interview | Bloodhound’s Mark Chapman on taking smart manufacturing to 1,000mph

Bloodhound is a fast jet, Formula 1 car and space rocket rolled into one. At full speed, the supersonic vehicle will cover a mile...

How DLT, IoT and AI are converging to reshape transportation

Vangelis Andrikopoulos, Research Analyst at Outlier Ventures explains what the future of data storage and sharing might look like in the transportation sector. NEW CONNECTIONS An occasional series...

Ericsson, Einride, Telia connecting self-driving trucks with 5G

Networking provider Ericsson and Swedish telco Telia, in partnership with autonomous transportation company Einride, are demonstrating how driverless trucks can be enhanced with 5G...

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...