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.
Jul 05, 2019 2:00 PM WST
The permit is a hot ticket to the state’s Autonomous Vehicle Passenger Service pilot. Waymo’s presence would enable it to accrue more driverless miles on public roads within California and potentially win over regulators in the process.
Jul 03, 2019 5:05 AM WST
For autonomous vehicles to become self-sufficient on public roads, they must be fully capable of performing complex driving maneuvers without human intervention.
Jun 29, 2019 8:00 AM WST
As the world’s largest aerospace company, Boeing will help the startup scale and solidify its air-based transportation service. The global plane manufacturer may also use this opportunity to assess future expansion into the emerging sector.
Jun 28, 2019 5:00 AM WST
For Waymo, the agreement provides a way to expand its footprint outside of the US. Nissan and Renault will also get a big boost in their respective quests to launch self-driving cars.
Jun 26, 2019 6:00 AM WST
For the North America market, Porsche predicts steady growth in EV demand. Increased availability of EV charging hubs, better battery performance and wider selection of EVs have all contributed to this trend.
Jun 16, 2019 1:00 PM WST
During the trials, the company showcased a hybrid quadcopter flying across several locations, mimicking the basic activities of an aerial food delivery service. The aircrafts are part of Zomato’s plans to increase its future operating capacity and efficiency.
Jun 14, 2019 5:00 AM WST
French car manufacturer Renault has taken a bold lead in streamlining the integration process by announcing a special vehicle model that showcases the smart speaker. Called Renault City K-ZE Tmall Genie Edition, the car will be available for purchase by the end of 2019.
Jun 13, 2019 10:06 AM WST
Prior to the Series A, Sense Photonics held two venture rounds, roughly a year apart from each other. The startup’s sensors are very durable, as they leverage solid-state architecture.
Jun 12, 2019 5:00 AM WST
The five-passenger unit offers an extended range of 400 miles (up to four hours) per full charge. To complement its fleet of flying cars, air taxi services will also be offered by Alaka’i.
Jun 09, 2019 5:00 AM WST
Based on the agreement, both parties will contribute to the research and development of electrified auto parts. Such shared programs will likely lead to cost savings, as well as increased operating efficiency.