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Ever wonder how lidar works and why it matters?

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Volvo Trucks – Introducing Vera, the future of autonomous transport

Vera is an autonomous vehicle that forms part of a larger system. It has the potential to optimise transport in highly-repetitive, short distance flows with large volumes of goods, such as ports, factory areas and logistical mega centres, where it … Continue reading

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Aircraft lands itself truly autonomously for the first time

Many airliners can land automatically, but they don’t really land autonomously — the airport is guiding them in with a radio signal (the Instrument Landing System). And when many smaller airports don’t have this feature, it’s not even an option. Researchers at … Continue reading

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Truck driver accused of killing 7 bikers was immigrant who should have been deported – Conservative Review

When an American is killed by a foreign national, it is not more tragic or painful for the family members and society than it is when a person is killed by a citizen. However, from a public policy standpoint, it … Continue reading

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Portland drivers have one of highest crash rates in the nation, report says – oregonlive.com

Portland’s drivers are some of the most crash-prone in the nation, according to an annual ranking by Allstate insurance released Tuesday. Allstate’s 15th annual America’s Best Driver’s report listed Portland as 181st safest driving city in the country. The ranking looked … Continue reading

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Honda Mean Mower: Facing my fears at triple-digit speeds – Roadshow

With a weight-to-power ratio superior to that of the Bugatti Chiron, Honda has built the world’s most terrifying machine on four wheels. Source: Honda Mean Mower: Facing my fears at triple-digit speeds – Roadshow

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A robot revolution is well underway, driven by core technologies | ZDNet

Source: A robot revolution is well underway, driven by core technologies | ZDNet A San Diego-based AI company called Brain Corp, which we’ve written about before, offers a case in point of how an OS becomes an extensible base technology that spurs … Continue reading

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