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RISK TO EXIST

RISK TO EXIST

🕔11:51, 20.Oct 2017

It’s time to face up to the risks as well as the opportunities of automation, says the European Transport Safety Council’s Antonio Avenoso   Regular users of computers running Microsoft Windows over the years will be familiar with something technically inclined

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Audi to Field Test Automated Parking, V2X near Boston

Audi to Field Test Automated Parking, V2X near Boston

🕔13:00, 20.Nov 2015

Audi and the city of Somerville (Massachussetts, USA) have agreed to jointly develop strategies for urban driving. With technologies such swarm intelligence, vehicle-to-infrastructure communications (V2X) and piloted driving, the partners plan to develop concepts for future mobility in cities. During

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Self-Driving Cars Will Be On Roads by 2020 But US Cities Won’t Be Ready for Them

Self-Driving Cars Will Be On Roads by 2020 But US Cities Won’t Be Ready for Them

🕔13:55, 11.Nov 2015

Even though at least seven autonomous car programs swear they’ll be street-ready by 2020, the truth is that US cities are woefully unprepared for this reality. Only six percent of the US’s largest cities include any language about self-driving vehicles

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One step closer to automated driving in the city

One step closer to automated driving in the city

🕔09:40, 9.Oct 2015

Traffic in cities is often congested and unpredictable. Cars share the streets with bicycles, motorcycles, trucks, and buses. It is not unusual to see cars double parked and pedestrians stepping out into the road without warning. The prospect of vehicles

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Self-driving pods unveiled ahead of first UK trials

Self-driving pods unveiled ahead of first UK trials

🕔08:18, 24.Sep 2015

The first fully-automated vehicle to be trialled on pedestrianised streets in the UK has been unveiled in Milton Keynes. The fully-electric LUTZ Pathfinder pod has a top speed of 15mph and will be able to map and learn its environment, in order

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Finnish city to trial automated minibuses

Finnish city to trial automated minibuses

🕔16:06, 27.May 2015

A month-long trial of four automated minibuses will take place in the Finnish city of Vantaa as part of the CityMobil2 project. The trial will begin in early July and last until early August, with the four buses carrying passengers on

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New era of self-driving cars will transform cities

New era of self-driving cars will transform cities

🕔14:27, 29.Aug 2014

Adding to its vast portfolio of transportation-related acronyms, the Ministry of Transport yesterday announced the launch of Carts – the Committee for Autonomous Road Transport for Singapore. As the committee brings together expertise from different backgrounds surrounding mobility, several questions

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