TSA workers are reportedly living in their cars and not taking medicine because they can’t afford it

Joe Raedle/Getty Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employees are feeling the strain of a federal government shutdown that has reached its 34th day. A TSA worker from Kona, Hawaii, has begun living in his van six days per week because he can no longer afford to commute to and from his home, Hawaii News Now reports. […]

The hype around driverless cars came crashing down in 2018

Enlarge / The Uber vehicle after it struck Elaine Herzberg. (credit: Tempe Police Department) As 2018 dawned, expectations for self-driving vehicles were sky-high: Waymo, Alphabet’s self-driving car company, was testing fully driverless cars and preparing for a commercial launch in the Phoenix area. Uber was racking up millions of test miles for its own cars. Tesla was […]

These are the top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars

Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and self-driving technology are helping the transportation and logistics industry finally transform by cutting costs, optimizing delivery routes, and automating mundane tasks. Startups will be the lynchpin of this transformation because they specifically target areas of need  with cutting-edge solutions. Business Insider Intelligence examined the top 5 startups within five key […]

Uber employees working on self-driving cars feel their cars are safer but their careers are stuck, according to leaked employee survey

Business Insider/Danielle Muoio Every six months, Uber conducts an employee survey. Business Insider has seen the results of the latest survey for the 1,100-employee self-driving car unit released to employees earlier this week. Most employees praised the unit’s renewed focus on safety as the company puts its cars back on the public road for testing […]

Simple Ways to Winterize Your Vehicle

[image: https://www.pexels.com/photo/auto-car-cold-driving-376361/] It’s no secret that winter weather can make driving a lot more dangerous than it is during other times of year. Luckily, you can guard against many risk factors by preparing accordingly. Even though it’s still important to know what to do after a car accident if something does happen, taking preventative measures […]

Volvo (deliberately) won’t have any cars at the LA auto show

Automakers love making a big splash at auto shows, usually with swirling lights, loud dance music, and a car that appears out of a smoke-filled cave. Whether it’s a highly anticipated production vehicle or a concept car no one will ever get to drive, it’s what these companies do. Not Volvo. Not this year at […]