AI may help electic cars

https://www.fastcompany.com/40405140/this-driverless-electric-pod-is-the-delivery-guy-of-the-future Since a truck hauling 20 tons of freight needs a lot of energy to move, it has to stop fairly frequently to charge; the T-pod can make it 124 miles before it has to plug in again. For other electric semis, charging time is a bigger deterrent, because it’s also wasting a driver’s time.… Continue reading AI may help electic cars

Driverless cars

Driverless cars are on trial in Greenwich, UK: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-39496321 Bosch and Daimler want to run driverless taxies “by the start of the next decade”: http://fortune.com/2017/04/04/daimler-bosch-self-driving-taxis/

Brexit as an excuse to speed up automation

“If U.K. employers embrace automation, 15 million British jobs could be lost, Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane has said. “ https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-04-03/migrants-in-brexit-britain-beware-these-robots-want-your-jobs