May 11, 2015
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Thinking autonomous in a new way

Freightliner is the first to license a self-driving commercial truck to operate on a public highway...it still requires a driver in the cab, but on-board systems enhance efficiency, safety and control. The truck pulls together a range of technologies to provide precise control of the machine, even in traffic....More
May 7, 2015
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Benchmarking your farm gets easier

Comparing your farm to others like it can shine a light on areas where you can improve, and rising access to data makes the process easier....More
May 5, 2015
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The race to self-driving vehicles

Lux Research, a company we interviewed at the 2014 Ag Innovation Showcase, released a forecast last week for automation in cars.  In the report, “The $102 Billion Opportunity for Partial Automation for Cars,” Lux research analyst Maryanna Saenko evaluated the pace of automation in cars, and the opportunities it brings to automakers. Among her findings:...More
Apr 29, 2015
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Social buzz hits ag company 3

Online fight over 'ownership' definition targets John Deere, and yes it's more complicated than that....More

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