Maven, the mobility unit owned and operated by General Motors Co., is reportedly considering building out the platform to include on-demand ridesharing in the style of Uber or Lyft. Last Updated: 17th...
Cities are a marvel of human invention and innovation, and with the rapid adoption of autonomous vehicles, cities are likely to both drive and reflect this change. Take for instance New York City, a place that is home to over eight million people crowded within 304 square miles and roughly 120,000 vehicles. Autonomous vehicles are […]
It can be difficult to predict the threshold of new technologies, but what is not difficult is understanding the significance of them. Blockchain technology falls under this category: We know it has huge implications across a variety of industries, but the technology has not been perfected yet — meaning whoever or whatever is first able […]
Shift Technologies Inc. raised $38 million in Series C funding led by BMW iVentures, the company announced today. “We are interested in technology companies that challenge the status quo and build products that help improve transportation options for consumers,” BMW iVentures Partner Christian Noske said in a press release. “It is obvious that with Shift’s […]
Fleet management of autonomous vehicles has gained traction over the past year, as more companies pivot their business models to accommodate this change in mobility. So, what does this mean for auto finance? Blockchain is set to play a huge role in fleet management, according to the report Blockchain @ Auto Finance from Deloitte Consulting […]
Blockchain has many potential use cases for shared autonomous vehicles, including ensuring user privacy, issuing smart contracts, and making it possible for the car to be completely autonomous from the financial point of view. Suffice to say, blockchain has the capability of enabling the future of mobility because it not only involves OEMs but also […]