Mobility | Insights

May 18, 2018

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ARTICLE

Publisher | Idean.com

Authors | Andreas Pattichis

In the past several years, the effects of an exponential amount of growth and change have started to take hold of the consumer transportation industry. That change is happening today and is enabled by connectivity. We are all becoming witnesses to the revolution of mobility.

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Publisher | Polis

Authors | Suzanne Hoadley

This paper summarizes the incident information collected in the BCIT Industrial Security Incident Database (ISID), describes a number of events that directly impacted process control systems and identifies the lessons that can be learned from these security events.

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Publisher | Business Insider

Authors | Zoë Bernard

The number of bicycles intended for public use has experienced massive growth since 2013, when there were only 700,000 public-use bicycles in circulation worldwide. By 2016, that number had more than tripled to 2.3 million.

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Publisher | Virgin Hyperloop One

Speaker | Richard Branson

With Virgin Hyperloop One, passengers and cargo will be loaded into a pod and accelerated gradually via electric propulsion through a low-pressure tube. The pod quickly lifts above the track using magnetic levitation and glides at airline speeds for long distances due to ultra-low aerodynamic drag.

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Publisher | The Economist

This lengthy article discusses both recent and upcoming changes, and the consequences of these changes to the complicated and often still outdated world of logistics and transportation.

VIDEO

Publisher | Tedx Talks

Speaker | Carla Bailo

Carla Bailo, President and CEO of the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), shares her view on the mobility industry in the year 2050. She focusses on three pillars: accident-free roads, eliminating the carbon footprint, and the improvement of people’s lives.

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ARTICLE

Publisher | Business Insider

Author | Nicholas Shields

In a huge move out of Asia, Volkswagen and the biggest ride-sharing app in China DiDi have announced a deal to produce 100,000 vehicles containing electric and autonomous capabilities.

VIDEO

Publisher | Forbes

Speaker | Danny Shapiro

NVidia, best known for producing graphics cards for personal computers, share their ambition to remain the frontrunner in autonomous driving software and hardware. Over 220 initiatives currently use NVidia’s platform to develop autonomous options in vehicles.

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Publisher | Travelzoo

Authors | Melissa Locker

The mobility industry seems poised for a big change, but are consumers equally ready? Recently published research suggests that while the general public is in favor of more luxury and faster travel times, they are wary of trusting new technologies and autonomous options. How ready are you?

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