The U.S. Postal Service will conduct a two-week test using big rigs supplied by autonomous trucking firm TuSimple

Barcelona, May 24, 2018. The American Postal Service is carrying out tests with autonomous trucks at a distance of 1,000 miles and for 15 days. The Wall Street Journal has published the results of these first tests that will revolutionize the short-term transport sector. Before we think about it. Are we prepared all the supply chain companies for this technological disruption ?. Will the autonomous trucks take a human chauffeur as a companion? Will productivity increase? Will the accident rate go down ?. How will be demanding the legislation for autonomous trucks ?. We are already needing the answers.

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What are the most disturbing challenges of technology in the coming years?

Silicon Valley, november 10, 2016.-  The answer to the question: What are the most disturbing challenges of technology in the coming years? We have found an interesting reflection of Jeremiah Owyang, Founder, Crowd Companies, Silicon Valley:

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Can you imagine a truck of goods supplied with electric power? Tesla and Mercedes say yes

USA/Munich, August 12, 2016.-  The market for electrical and hybrid cars is still a growing trend, but slow. However, the manufacturers of electric cars, (and autonomous), have also been fixed in the overland transportation of goods. Tesla and Mercedes, time, taking the lead with the first prototypes.

Mercedes-Benz outlined plans to start selling an electric heavy-duty truck in about five years, a week after Tesla Motors’ initial sketch on battery-powered commercial vehicles failed to impress inventos. The Mercedes-Benz Urban eTruck will have a range of about 200 kilometers (120 miles) per battery charge and capacity for loads of as much as 26 metric tons, parent company Daimler said today in a statement. The model, targeted for inner-city tasks such as supermarket deliveries, could go on sale by the start of the next decade, it said.

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Do the autonomous trucks will split the land transport first and second division?

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