The Future IRL: Deliveries via robot
Because delivery drivers can’t keep up with online order demand.
How an animated-GIF camera morphed into a nascent chip empire
There were no $10 computers, so Next Thing Co. built one.
Uber's self-driving car partner skirted state rules to get noticed
Otto wasn't allowed to put a completely driverless truck on the road, but did it anyway.
A real-world Hyperloop preview, and more in the week that was
Plus, the Otto self-driving truck made a 51,744-can beer run.
Uber's self-driving truck company completes a 120-mile beer run
Otto's Volvo big rig navigated the I-25 between Fort Collins to Colorado Springs completely by itself.
Uber's trucking plan will connect drivers with cargo
It's all part of the strategy to become the world's largest logistics company.
ICYMI: Segway's plan B and flexible concrete
Your personal motorized scooter also wants to be a home-based robot.
ICYMI: Neck pillows that work and self-driving everything
Maybe you’ll finally be able to sleep on a plane now.
The creator of Google's self-driving car now works for Uber
In a secret deal worth anything up to $680 million, Uber bought autonomous truck startup Otto.