Michael Cheng is a legal editor and technical writer with publications for Blackberry ISHN Magazine Houzz and Payment Week. He specializes in technology business and digesting hard data. Outside of work Michael likes to train for marathons spend time with his daughter and explore new places.
May 20, 2019 5:00 AM WST
The service is part of the startup’s ongoing collaboration with German logistics group DB Schenker. By the end of 2020, the startup wants to have 200 autonomous trucks operating on public roadways.
May 15, 2019 5:00 AM WST
During the trials, driverless dump trucks will be used to haul excavated soil around the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon. Launching autonomous trucks is part of the agency’s massive plan to upgrade the local area’s road network.
May 10, 2019 6:52 PM WST
Drivent recently acquired certification from Washington state regulators to test driverless cars. This likely played an influential role in bringing the startup’s presence to light within the self-driving sector.
May 09, 2019 6:47 PM WST
The two companies are reportedly negotiating a potential acquisition deal; and if confirmed, would be a huge win for both sides. To date, Amazon has been actively seeking new methods to improve deliveries and reduce dependence on third-party shipping companies.
May 06, 2019 12:00 PM WST
Investors clearly bought into the news, as the auto company’s stock rose by seven percent after the bullish announcement. Ford will start testing autonomous vehicles in a third city in the coming months.
May 05, 2019 6:00 AM WST
To receive in-car deliveries, customers enrolled in Amazon Prime must be driving a Ford or Lincoln vehicle (2017 or newer). At the moment, such delivery options are available in 50 major cities across the US.
May 04, 2019 11:00 AM WST
Washington is currently the eighth US state to open its doors to Personal Delivery Devices (PDD). Other states that permit the use of delivery bots in public locations include: Virginia, Idaho, Wisconsin, Florida, Ohio, Utah and Arizona.
Apr 30, 2019 8:15 AM WST
The collaboration securely underpins Ford’s Transportation Mobility Cloud (TMC) platform, which hosts a plethora of connected car applications, data-sharing programs and smart services.
Apr 27, 2019 11:30 AM WST
With real-time occupancy data, people can use the app to avoid crowded charging areas during peak hours. Live searches for EV charging hubs include types of ports and charging speeds.
Apr 26, 2019 12:50 PM WST
California-based Phantom Auto updated its teleoperation services to serve yard trucks, forklifts and industrial fleets found in warehouses, commercial delivery sites and large-scale retail storage centers.