The Next Mile
Monthly Mile Post - July
Once a month The Next Mile podcast (in under 5 minutes) talks about some of the biggest disruptions in the transportation industry in our Monthly Milepost episode. This month we discuss news from:
1. Ford VW Nissan-Renault ARGO AI and Way
Big, traditional automakers partner with each other and tech companies in artificial intelligence and autonomous assistance to cut through the heavy R&D needed for them to survive.
2. UPS and UPS Flight Forward
UPS pushes ahead on commercial drone deliveries
3. Virgin Hyperloop One and Elon Musk
The annual hyperloop pod competition kicked off and delivered some exciting results as the entire globe shifts their attention to the promise of the tech.
4. Molon Labe Designs and the FAA
Middle seats sucking? No longer as one design firm looks to radically rethink the typically undesirable middle seat.
5. NASA SpaceX and (even) Nickelodeon
Space exploration requires increased cooperation and participation from commercial entities looking to break into the next frontier of human exploration.