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Mobility & Transportation - Issue #36

Happy New Year! Let's get this Startup Digest going again. As always: feel free to contact us for any
Issue #36  •  January 8  •  view online
Mobility & Transportation
Mobility & Transportation
Insight into all things transportation and mobility, covering driverless vehicles, trends in public transportation, the rise of cycling, ride- and car-share, smart city developments, ITS, and more.
Happy New Year!
Let’s get this Startup Digest going again. As always: feel free to contact us for any feedback or link to interesting stories for the digest.
Have a good start into 2019!
Best,
Timo, James and Manuel

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Fair lands $385 million investment led by SoftBank

How Big Tech Is Tackling Auto & Mobility
Emerging trends in the auto and mobility space are transforming the way vehicles are designed and how people interact with them. CB Insights took a look at how the US’ biggest tech companies are capitalizing on these changes.
Continental Develops Global 5G-Hybrid-V2X Solution and Wins First Series Project

Honda's Autonomous Work Vehicles Are Coming To Make Humans Redundant

Volkswagen buys Volvo's connected car unit for $122 million

Audi's self-driving unit partners with Luminar

This clever AI hid data from its creators to cheat at its appointed task – TechCrunch

Kia Motors Unveils Real-time Emotion Adaptive Driving System

Vancouver tech startup scores part in EU driverless transit experiment

Nairobi’s reliance on motorcycles is hindering efforts to reduce carbon emissions, as manufacturers struggle to adapt to clean energy technology. But a new solar-powered three-wheeler could help clean up the city’s act.
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Korean harbors brace for 4th industrial revolution

Singapore public can resolve motor accidents disputes online from year-end

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Techstars Startup Digest Mobility & Transportation is curated by:
Timo Hoffmann Timo Hoffmann
timo.hoffmann@startupdigestmail.com
Manuel Heckmann Manuel Heckmann - COO & Co-Founder
manuel.heckmann@startupdigestmail.com
James Gleave James Gleave
james.gleave@startupdigestmail.com
Alyssa Haerle Alyssa Haerle - Director of Transit Development, Circuit Transit - Alyssa is a zero emissions mobility professional based in Los Angeles, CA. At Circuit, she works with public and private transit customers to design complimentary, eco-friendly transit solutions in the first/last mile space.
alyssa.haerle@startupdigestmail.com
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