Self Driving Cars

New California legislation finally lets companies remove the human element from autonomous vehicle technology, allowing self-driving or completely autonomous vehicles to perform tests on public roads.States are currently working to balance the transition from modern day traffic safety equipment to necessary technology for autonomous cars. The best approach that many policy makers have found is to integrate IoT devices intoRead More

Self Driving Cars

Anyone interested in self-driving car technology knows about the amazing innovations lead by Tesla, Google, and Toyota.Home-Grown Interest In Autonomous Driving Farm TechnologyThese companies are showing us what the future of personal autonomous cars look like and how they can be used on our roads.At the same time that the world watches self-driving vehicle technology evolve on our nation’s roads,Read More

Self Driving Cars

We all dream of a day when we’ll be able to take a comfortable seat in our car only to type in an address before spending our morning commute leisurely catching up on the news, drinking some coffee, and — most of all — not worrying about traffic. Technology that seems today like science fiction is approaching more rapidly thanRead More

Self Driving Cars

As self driving cars gain popularity, one of the biggest questions regulators have to face today is; “who is at fault in a self driving car accident?” Currently when an accident occurs, the insurance company of the at-fault driver covers  the property and bodily damages sustained by the victim. At the moment however, when a computer is driving the vehicle,Read More

Self Driving Cars

Autonomous Vehicles Move Beyond CarsWhen we think about self-driving vehicles, the first thing we usually think about is commercial vehicles.While autonomous vehicle technology is advancing quickly in the retail sector, it is making, even more, progress in the logistic industry in warehouses.Warehouses are seeing the highest adoption rates for autonomous vehicles because of the increased pressure that Commerce is puttingRead More

Self Driving Cars

Automation Replacing Human WorkersSince the beginning of time, humans have searched for ways to increase the efficiency of work. The pursuit of improved effectiveness and work habits has shaped not only our technology but also our entire culture. Since the Industrial Revolution, humans have implemented technology in some ways to push economic progress. While this process has delivered increased productionRead More

Self Driving Cars

Thanks to the efforts of tech giants like Tesla and Google, the world is on the cusp of a revolution on the road. As self-driving cars inch closer to reality, they’re popping up on neighborhood streets, making headlines, and generating a lot of legislation. Until the federal government and industry luminaries can come together to create a unified vocabulary forRead More

Self Driving Cars

Self-driving vehicles are not just for commercial or residential use. The same autonomous vehicle technology used to make city roadways safer can also offer increased safety for troops in the field.Self-Driving U.S. Army Military TrucksLast month, the U.S. Army began test driving convoys of trucks equipped with self-driving technology. The four vehicles drove together using vehicle-to-vehicle technology to communicate theirRead More

Self Driving Cars

Pittsburgh has a track record of promoting emerging technology for their economic growth.Regulators had often taken a hands-off approach when it came to directing commerce, and we see this same pattern of economic growth when we look at how Pittsburgh is adopting autonomous vehicle technology like Uber.Leading The Autonomous Vehicle IndustryEven though Uber’s testing program is in its early stages,Read More

Self Driving Cars

With so many vehicles coming out with at least partially-automated features, many drivers are growing more comfortable with the idea of technology-assisted driving.After all, it’s easy to see the benefits of technology you make use of everyday.Cruise control keeps us from speeding; smart sensors and camera parking-assist systems take the fear out of parallel parking, and nearly everyone you knowRead More

Self Driving Cars

A Bump In The RoadAutonomous vehicles rely on various types of technology to allow them to navigate public roads. Ranging from sonar, video cameras, and beacons that communicate with traditional traffic equipment like safety cones, automated cars need technology to understand, interpret, and interact with their surrounding environment. While this technology is advancing at an astonishing rate, it also hasRead More

Self Driving Cars

Though the automotive industry is notorious for being slow to implement new innovations, the race to a driverless future is evolving at a rapid rate – but this time, it’s tech companies and startups that are making the headlines.Lots of tech companies are either partnering with automotive manufacturers or developing their own vehicles in the current trend towards autonomous cars,Read More

Self Driving Cars

Not Outlawed Means LegalAlmost a dozen vehicle manufacturers have committed to delivering autonomous vehicles for public road driving by 2020. The consequences of not having established regulations for advanced technologies that impact every civilian are severe.Today, self-driving cars are legal in the United States, because they are not outlawed. If there is not an established law that says something isRead More