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Volvo is sending 100 self-driving cars to China for testing

Volvo is sending 100 self-driving cars to China for testing
Swedish automaker Volvo will send up to 100 self-driving cars to China for testing on public roads in a variety of conditions, the company's CEO announced at a seminar in Beijing today. The company will hold discussions with Chinese officials to see …
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Sky Soldiers, allies prepare for Saber Junction 16
The exercise runs through Apr. 24, 2016, and includes participants from Albania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United …
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Dial-a-Swede and the Flight of the Conchords fan
"One very interesting woman who called me wanted to know about Sweden and hospitals here. "Another man from Turkey wanted to know about the Swedish education system and is intending to study here as a civil engineer." Sometimes a call is greeted …
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How Philanthropists And Nonprofits Are Working On The Refugee Crisis
Maryam Ghofraniha, head of global partnerships and disaster response at LinkedIn's LinkedIn For Good arm, spoke to a group at the Global Philanthropy Forum about how LinkedIn learned it could help refugees in Sweden find internships. It turns out that …
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Driverless Trucks – Background and views on Truck Platooning: Truck Locator
The RAC's chief engineer, David Bizley said, “One of the main questions is really whether lorry platoons are appropriate for our motorway network, which is why the choice of the M6 in Cumbria for the trials is a good one because the junctions are few …
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US, allied and partner nations conduct situational training exercise
The allied and partner nations forces participating in the exercise include Albania, Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, and the UK. 173rd Airborne Brigade …
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Smitten by Saab, civil engineer has owned 5 Saabs in 6 years
It was sold by its Swedish owners to General Motors in 2000. GM in turn sold the cash-strapped brand to Spyker Cars in 2010. The new owner struggled financially and eventually filed for bankruptcy in 2011 when a deal with potential Chinese suitors fell …
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Give thanks for the imperialist 'tomb raiders'
When Carl Humann, a German engineer, first spotted it in the 1860s, the altar of the temple — built in the 2nd century BC for the Greek King Eumenes II — was being used by the local Turks as a quarry, with the stones pillaged for new buildings and …
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Clinical development: Overengineered, underengineered, just right?
Opposing were Martin Landray, professor of medicine and epidemiology, at the University of Oxford, in the U.K., and Bettina Ryll, the Uppsala, Sweden-based founder of Melanoma Patient Network Europe. Not a single regulator was present on the platform …
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Ricardo de Montreuil's 'Lowriders' to Open LA Film Festival
The White Professional Women of America, The United Kingdom, Canada, France, Germany, Sweden, Italy & Europe that PARTICIPATED in The 2016 International Women's Day on Tuesday March 8, 2016 POSE or MODEL for STREETLOW Magazine of San Jose California …
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ERJ Brainteaser Results
Extra well done to: John Bowen, consultant, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, UK; Magnus Lagerqvist, Erteco Rubber & Plastics AB, Stockholm, Sweden; Yuichi “Joe” Sano, Sumiden Hyosung Steel Cord (Thailand) Co., Ltd; Thailand; Marzio Bussola, Parker …
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