The Future of Mobility… GM?

Autonomous vehicles (AVs) capture the public imagination. And while there are concerns with the ever-increasing complexity of self-driving systems and uncertainty over how long it will actually take for these vehicles to become commercially available, in many ways, the technology, or perhaps more accurately, bundle of technologies, seems to have something for everyone--complex software and … Continue reading The Future of Mobility… GM?

Here’s Nearly Every Company Working on Self-Driving Cars

It’s hard to keep track of which companies are working on self-driving cars, especially when glamorous giants like Uber and Google’s spinoff Waymo dominate the conversation. Ashley’s article did a fantastic job summarizing the concept of self-driving cars, so give that a read first! She inspired me to dive deeper into which companies are on … Continue reading Here’s Nearly Every Company Working on Self-Driving Cars

Driverless car: a system that drives FOR you

For this blog, I've decided to talk about self driving automobiles since I recently watched a TedTalk on "driverless car." According to Chris Urmson, an engineer known for his work pioneering self-driving car technology, opened his speech at the TedTalk with a shocking statistics that sounds persuading to most of car drivers to abandon driving. … Continue reading Driverless car: a system that drives FOR you