Robot Taxis Could Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions 82%

Robot Taxis Could Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions 82%

spectrum.ieee.org 06 Jul '15, 8pm

The next time you’re flailing your arm out to a sea of taxi cabs during rush hour, imagine an automated car swinging right up to the curb to pick you up. With Google , Uber, Nissan , and robo-taxi start-up Zoox planning to infiltrate the taxi industry with the self-driving cars, cab driver may become a career of the past. In addition to the obvious incentives of automated cars, new data predicts that such a taxi system would put only the most cost-effective vehicles on the road and cut greenhouse gas emissions. Based off of a forecast of U.S. car emissions and gasoline prices in 2030, sustainable energy researchers at Lawrence Berkeley Nat...

Arduino shrunk for wearables

electronicsweekly.com 06 Jul '15, 1pm

no comment Richard Wilson 6th July 2015 Get news by email Arduino Gemma There is now a slimmed down version of the Arduino embedded system de...

#VejaMate Offshore orders 67 #wind turbines, including record long-term service Commissioning ex…

siemens.com 06 Jul '15, 11am
#VejaMate Offshore orders 67 #wind turbines, including record long-term service Commissioning ex…

Veja Mate Offshore orders 67 wind turbines including record long-term service Hamburg, 2015-Jul-06 Largest wind service order ever for Siemen...

Intel to push IoT business partnerships with China supply chain

digitimes.com 06 Jul '15, 9am

Intel to push IoT business partnerships with China supply chain Monica Chen, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Monday 6 July 2015] Intel, in a ...

The true story of how the General Conference promised, then scrapped electronic voting devices http…

spectrummagazine.org 06 Jul '15, 12am

On each subsequent day of the General Conference Session, business session chairs undertook sporadic tests of the voting devices with results...

Stenography (Yes, with Arduinos)

hackaday.com 06 Jul '15, 5pm
Stenography (Yes, with Arduinos)

What’s the fastest keyboard? Few subjects are as divisive in the geek community. Clicky or sq...

World’s First Personal Robot Reads Emotions

powerelectronics.com 06 Jul '15, 3pm
World’s First Personal Robot Reads Emotions

Pepper will not only be able to read emotions—Pepper has evolved to have emotions. Pepper’s e...

Latest Comments

  1. fouche3dprinting Thank you for the comments.....the good ones....and the bad ones! I can only learn from that, for the next lawnmower...!!!! Watch the pro... » Wait, a 3D Printed Lawn mower? |...
  2. ndm1947 I am using Cube 3d printer, tried above method but it did not work. The moment I replace empty cartridge, replacing full one, as per your... » Cube 3D printer hack lets you us...
  3. kmcgee KENNY MCGEE Group Managing Director at Component Sense How does genuine product bought direct from TE or any other manufacturer become a ... » Poorly Managed Excess Inventory ...
  4. Marcelo Ruiz Camauer
    Marcelo Ruiz Camauer We developed at Kikai Labs a post-extrusion coloring of the object using markers… http://bit.ly/1jL7Hks. It works much much better than t... » Coloring 3D Prints With Sharpies
  5. @Ulises_Jofre
    @Ulises_Jofre So, step by step, if machines take over all human activity, including art and science, what will happen to the organic body and its condi... » DARPA Robotics Challenge Trials:...