goldbrick
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:07 pm

Theft is theft but 10 years x 33 counts seems a bit excessive for the alleged crime. Of course, hardly anyone gets the max sentence but it still sets the tone for the case. So much for "don't be evil"

cwerdna
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:28 am


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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Tue Sep 10, 2019 1:15 pm

Not AVs per se, this study provides the most comprehensive numbers I've seen on the safety effects of various safety techs which most modern cars have, from better headlights to AEB, LKA, Blind zone alert etc.

GCC:
GM, University of Michigan show automated safety features preventing crashes
https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/0 ... 0-gm1.html
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Thu Sep 12, 2019 4:45 pm

GCC:
New Ipsos study on autonomous driving finds most Americans simply enjoy the act of driving their vehicle
https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/0 ... ipsos.html
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

The 'best' is the enemy of 'good enough'. Copper shot, not Silver bullets.

cwerdna
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Tue Sep 17, 2019 12:42 am

Waymo’s robotaxi pilot surpassed 6,200 riders in its first month in California
https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/16/waymo ... alifornia/

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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:12 pm

GCC:
Robert Bosch Venture Capital invests in Chinese autonomous trucking start-up Trunk
https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/0 ... trunk.html
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

The 'best' is the enemy of 'good enough'. Copper shot, not Silver bullets.

GRA
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:28 pm

GCC:
NYK conducts maritime autonomous surface ships (MASS) trial with pure car truck carrier
https://www.greencarcongress.com/2019/1 ... 1-nyk.html
Guy [I have lots of experience designing/selling off-grid AE systems, some using EVs but don't own one. Local trips are by foot, bike and/or rapid transit].

The 'best' is the enemy of 'good enough'. Copper shot, not Silver bullets.

cwerdna
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Re: Autonomous Vehicles, LEAF and others...

Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:34 am

Toyota’s e-Palette will transport athletes during the 2020 Olympics
Twenty of the autonomous vehicles will be at the event to moves athletes.
https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/09/toy ... pics-2020/

Waymo tells riders to get ready for fully driverless rides
Handpicked riders in the Phoenix area will start riding in driverless vehicles.
https://arstechnica.com/cars/2019/10/wa ... n-phoenix/

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