Posts from "May, 2015"

On the road to autonomy

Last week Daimler Trucks North America officially unveiled its new autonomous class 8 highway truck, the Freightliner Inspiration at a glitzy media event on the Hoover Dam in Nevada. This is the first truck of its kind actually licensed to operate on highways in autonomous mode. That means the truck can make its own way

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When is BIG, big enough? 

God, I am getting old. I was just reading about the possible takeover of Syngenta by Monsanto…both companies have investment firms investigating the options of the merger that would create one large ag chemical and seed company with combined sales of $40 billion annually. Gee, that sounds like a pretty big operation. I’ve always admitted

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