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Wireless Charging — Get On The Bus

Originally published by Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Researchers: Madhu Sudhan Chinthavali, Group Leader, & Steven L Campbell, Rafal P Wojda, Clayton T Hickey Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers demonstrated their wireless charging technology on an autonomous electric vehicle for the first time in a project with Local Motors. The charging system developed at ORNL was installed … [continued]

IBM Exec Talks Watson Platform & Autonomous Cars

The Vice President of the IBM Watson Internet of Things Platform, Bret Greenstein, recently spoke on the subject of autonomous cars and artificial intelligence systems, like IBM’s “Watson” platform, at UPSHIFT 2016. Amongst other things, Greenstein claimed that eventually people will start to “love” autonomous cars and “form relationships” with … [continued]