Top Ten things people would do in driverless cars

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:40+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Food and Wine, Robots, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

As South by Southwest (SXSW) winds down this year there was an entire schedule of automotive, design, energy and technology experts discussing the pros, hazards, and ethics of autonomous vehicles. Inrix, a transportation technology group, reported that 8 Billion hours were wasted driving in congestion in 2015 by U.S. commuters. What would you do during [...]

Robots of the future are here on the John Batchelor radio show

By | 2018-02-20T19:52:45+00:00 June 2nd, 2015|Categories: #johnbatchelorradioshow, Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Bosch, Radio, Robots, Suppliers, Technology|

How close is the future? Autonomous vehicles are getting closer and closer to reality. We are moving away from the recognizable ordinary to a car that lets you superimpose your desires of freedom and adventure. John Batchelor, the host of the John Batchelor radio show, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about [...]

Continental AG driving autonomously in Nevada

By | 2018-02-13T10:21:59+00:00 December 23rd, 2012|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Continental AG, Podcasts, Radio, Robots, Suppliers, Technology, The John Batchelor show, Volkswagen|Tags: , , |

The Darpa challenge was the first autonomous vehicle I saw, and I was hooked. The technology of yesterday's television shows was driving, without me, right in front of my eyes. DARPA stands for Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and it is the central research and development organization for the Department of Defense (DoD). Their mission [...]

Larry Burns on Sustainability and driverless vehicles on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:09+00:00 June 3rd, 2012|Categories: Auto industry news, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Fuel cells, Robots, Video,|

Larry Burns is the Director of Sustainability at Columbia University. Burns took time to talk to Lou Ann hammond, CEO, about driverless vehicles and shared vehicles, a car with a purpose in mind. Infrastructure, including the internet, would be involved. Burns also talks about natural gas as an energy for transportation. How are fuel [...]