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Autonomous trucks being adopted by mines- with job losses

There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about autonomous cars, and there’s been some talk of autonomous transport tractor trailers (“semi’s”) coming too. There’s also talk about what that might mean for the millions of commercial drivers around »

International, Internet, Science and Technology

Ontario takes another step toward driverless vehicles

Canada’s most populous province, Ontario, took another step towards developing autonomous vehicles (AV’s) today. So-called “driverless” vehicles are being tested today on provincial streets and roads as part of large pilot project.  There will be no restrictions on where they »

International, Internet, Science and Technology, Society

A world’s first? Challenging the North Atlantic-autonomously

It has been years of work for a variety of engineering and computer science students at the University of British Columbia. They are now just a day away from the final phase of all that work and perhaps accomplishing something »