Smart bed rolls selfish sleepers back into place

At the end of a hectic day, cosying up to the one you love should be a welcome relief. But for those who share their bed with a “space invader”, precious hours can be lost simply trying to reclaim a fair share of the mattress. Studies show that 1 in 4 of those in relationships […]

How autonomous vehicles could communicate with pedestrians

Hand gestures, head nods and thumbs-up signals all help to ensure drivers, pedestrians and cyclists know what each other is doing. But how will self-driving vehicles, with no human driver, communicate with those around them? We have been testing one approach that uses lights to indicate what the vehicle is doing and what it will […]

Ford announces $1 billion / five year investment in Argo AI

  Investing $1 billion during the next five years in Argo AI, combining Ford’s autonomous vehicle development expertise with Argo AI’s robotics experience and startup speed on artificial intelligence software – all to further advance autonomous vehicles. Founded by former Google and Uber leaders, Argo AI will include roboticists and engineers from inside and outside […]