Zoox Flashes Serious Self-Driving Skills in Chaotic San Francisco

San Francisco has some of the country’s worst traffic. The lights always feel out of sync. The pavement is riddled with potholes. And...

Regulators have ‘tentatively approved’ a software fix for Boeing’s 737 Max airplane

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Federal Aviation Administration has “tentatively approved sweeping software and pilot-training changes” for Boeing’s 737...

Germany tests overhead wires to charge hybrid trucks on highways

Germany is trialling a new highway that uses overhead electrified cabling to recharge the batteries in hybrid vehicles as they drive,...

UK's Thatcham Research Is Grading Autopilot Systems the Right Way

You can't buy an autonomous car today. You won't be able to buy one tomorrow, or next month, or next year. Yes, self-driving...

The Ford Focus is dead in the US because of Trump’s trade war

Ford just announced that it’s abandoning plans to sell the Focus Active — which the company makes in China — in...

VentureBeat is looking for a Director of Events Content

VentureBeat is seeking a Director of Events Content to report directly to the CEO. The role will oversee speaker recruitment for VentureBeat’s portfolio...

Zunum Aero’s Hybrid Plane Uses a Helicopter Engine Cut Fuel Use in Half

If you’ve flown a drone, you know that battery life is a problem. Be extra careful when flying over water or your kid's...

Google and Aclima want to map the world’s air pollution with Street View cars

For the past three years, some of Google’s famous Street View cars have traversed Californian streets equipped with sensors from environmental sensor network...

Ford to increase electric vehicle spend to $11 billion as it plans 40 EV...

(Reuters) – Ford will significantly increase its planned investments in electric vehicles to $11 billion by 2022 and have 40 hybrid and fully...
The future of the micro-mobility industry

The future of the micro-mobility industry

My job (I’m on the marketing team of a custom mapping company) involves keeping a close eye on the transportation and logistics industry....