Transportation



Why Amazon and Panasonic are betting on this battery recycling startup

October 9, 2020 0

JB Straubel, the Tesla co-founder and former CTO, is often cast as the humble and pioneering engineer, the quiet one who toiled away in the

Waymo and TuSimple autonomous trucking leaders on the difficulty of building a highway-safe AI

October 8, 2020 0

[embedded content] TuSimple and Waymo are in the lead in the emerging sector of autonomous trucking; TuSimple founder Xiaodi Hou and Waymo trucking head Boris

Transportation VCs suggest frayed US-China ties will impact mobility markets

October 7, 2020 0

On Tuesday, during TechCrunch’s annual Mobility event, we had the opportunity to interview three investors who spend much of their time focused narrowly on shifts

I’m a software engineer at Uber and I’m voting against Prop 22

October 6, 2020 0

Kurt Nelson Contributor Kurt Nelson is a mobile engineer at Uber based in San Francisco. These are his personal views. I’ve been a software engineer

All You Need to Know About Building a Career in Blockchain Technology

October 6, 2020 0

The blockchain first came into existence in October 2008, on the foundation of a proposal for Bitcoin, with the objective to create a decentralised, peer-to-peer

Uber sells $500M stake in its freight business as the ride-hailing giant works to conserve cash

October 4, 2020 0

One year ago, Uber’s business model could be categorized as an “all of the above approach,” a strategy to generate revenue from all forms of

Einride raises $10 million to fast track its autonomous electric cargo pods

October 4, 2020 0

For the past four years, Swedish startup Einride has captured interest, investment and even a few customer contracts for its unusual-looking pods — electric and

Hear from Postmates, Refraction AI and FedEx about autonomous delivery at TC Sessions: Mobility 2020

September 28, 2020 0

Small startups and logistics giants alike are working on how to use automated vehicle technology and robotics for delivery. Some have even accelerated their efforts,

Nikola chairman, VectoIQ CEO Steve Girsky eyes his next transportation investment

September 26, 2020 0

Steve Girsky, the former GM vice chairman, consultant and investor whose special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) merged with hydrogen electric startup Nikola this summer, is

Don’t miss the Q&A sessions at TC Sessions: Mobility 2020

September 25, 2020 0

It’s nearly October, startup fans, and that means TC Sessions: Mobility 2020 is right around the corner. On October 6 & 7, you’ll experience an