London Taxi Drivers Strike Over Uber

The Knowledge. That famous test taken by London taxi drivers to ensure they all possess a certain level of familiarity with the streets of the city. Since the test was introduced in 1865 this has set aside the black cab taxi driver from any other vehicle owner on the road ensuring them a status of…

Ford unveils self-driving research car

Written by Jacob Kastrenakes on 12 December 2013 in theverge.com Ford believes that cars of the future will be able to talk to each other and nearly drive themselves, and today it revealed a major research project that’ll help its vehicles get there. At an event this afternoon, Ford unveiled the Fusion Hybrid research vehicle,…

Project Announcements in UK and USA

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire Recently it was in the news that autonomous pods will be on the streets of Milton Keynes by 2017 inexpensively ferrying 1 or 2 people between the town’s station and city centre. They are anticipated to reach 12 mph and share space with pedestrians rather than existing road traffic. My heart sank…