BestMile Comes to U.S., Snatches OEM Partnerships

  • Diana Asatryan
  • February 7, 2017
There’s a new entrant in the autonomous software game in San Francisco, and it seems to already be getting OEM attention. Switzerland-based BestMile uses real-time data and machine learning algorithms to provide a platform for the intelligent operation and optimization of autonomous vehicle fleets. The platform is designed to connect and dispatch any fleet of autonomous vehicles.  […]

4 Coolest Mobility Trends of 2017

  • Diana Asatryan
  • January 23, 2017
Rideshare, connected cars, autonomous, 3D-printed and cognitive vehicles – keeping track of all the trends in mobility and transportation is not an easy job. 2016 was a year of many “firsts” in the space, setting the ground for more innovations to come. Granted, it won’t happen all at once, but 2017 is well-positioned to become […]

Collaborate to Innovate Mobility, Expert Says

  • Diana Asatryan
  • January 20, 2017
Cross-pollination between tech companies and auto manufacturers is no longer optional, it’s a “necessity,” Michael Macauley, chief executive of Quadrant Information Services, cautioned. “As cars become devices that we drive or don’t drive, and devices become more integrated with our transportation experience across modes,” the two industries need to learn to work together rather than […]

Local Motors Plans ‘Full-On’ Rollout of Its Self-Driving Shuttles

  • Diana Asatryan
  • January 5, 2017
The car of the future is connected, autonomous, electric, and has a unique character. At least that’s what IBM Watson and Local Motors had in mind, when creating Olli – a 3D-printed, crowdsourced, self-driving, cognitive shuttle bus.  Thanks to a network of contributors, Local Motors developed Olli in less than three months, and printed the first […]