The year trucks invaded the consumer electronics space

Big rigs join the autonomous party at CES 2018. Originally known as the Consumer Electronics Show since debuting in 1967, the annual extravaganza has since shortened its official name to CES. [...]

Autonomous technology, development of smart cities dominate CES

LAS VEGAS. Autonomous technology could be found just about everywhere at CES 2018. From improving mobility options for senior citizens and the disabled, to the safety and efficiency benefits of [...]

What’s it like to take a ride when the driver is 550 miles away?

Technology from start-up firm Phantom Auto could help combat several of trucking’s critical security concerns. LAS VEGAS – Whether it’s terrorist hijacking a loaded tractor-trailer or a [...]

Autonomous trucks from TuSimple, Peterbilt attract attention at CES show

LAS VEGAS – Situated not far from many of the eye-catching concept passenger cars in the North Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center was one vehicle that literally stood above them all. [...]

Toyota imagines autonomous e-commerce deliveries through new alliance

LAS VEGAS – Toyota Motor Corp. has enlisted Amazon and Uber for its futuristic e-Palette business alliance that it said could one day help make autonomous e-commerce deliveries a reality. [...]

My (almost) ride on the Las Vegas driverless shuttle

With my hotel room not yet ready, I take a ride to Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas. I’m here for this week’s CES show, where numerous autonomous driving announcements are expected. With a [...]