Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval believes Nevada is positioned to be a leader in smart-city innovations. (Jose Luis Magana/AP)An Aptiv and Lyft autonomous vehicle outside takes the road outside of the Las Vegas Convention Center in advance of CES in Las Vegas, Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal Technology-driven smart cities are just over the horizon, and … [Read more...] about Sandoval: Nevada on track to be leader in smart-city tech
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The Internet of Things and the use of connected devices is becomingly increasingly present throughout our everyday lives. From refrigerators and door locks, to lamps and heating appliances – all of which you can control from your mobile phone. It is fair to say, the Internet of Things (IoT) has truly evolved and will continue to change the way we live and work, making a … [Read more...] about How can businesses take inspiration from the connected home?
Ian Thibodeau and Nora Naughton The Detroit News Published 10:30 PM EDT Sep 27, 2018 Don't expect to catch a ride with a self-driving vehicle fleet in downtown Detroit anytime soon. It could be several years before the Motor City sees the high-functioning fleets that General Motors Co., Ford Motor Co. and Google parent Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo plan … [Read more...] about Detroit years away from autonomous vehicle fleets
Hornby sales falter but troubled toymaker claims to be on track BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Sales at Hornby have missed expectations as the troubled toymaker gears up for what could be a difficult annual meeting. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/uk-world/hornby-sales-falter-but-troubled-toymaker-claims-to-be-on-track-37356098.html … [Read more...] about Hornby sales falter but troubled toymaker claims to be on track
Of the many acronyms engineers spend their lives internalizing, few are more valuable than KISS: Keep It Simple, Stupid. Constrain the problem, reduce the variables, and make life as easy as possible when designing novel systems—like, say, a self-driving car. The world is a messy, complicated place. The less of it you need to solve, the closer you are to having a working … [Read more...] about Germany’s Self-Driving Streetcar Puts Autonomous Tech on Track