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Back in 2020, California-based startup Pyka launched an autonomous electric crop duster called the Pelican. Now the company has developed a cargo-carrying version that's billed as the world's largest autonomous electric cargo airplane.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: Cargo, Delivery drones, Autonomous flight
Carrying up to 96 small USPS packages in its internal cargo bay, the new Cento needs nothing more than two parking spaces for takeoff, landing and automatic unloading. Bay Area company MightyFly is working with the FAA to expand its long-range flight authorization.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: Cargo, Delivery drone, Logistics, Autonomous flight
sudraba architektura restores the historic patina and envelopes it in a delicate glass and steel shell, alluding to railway aesthetics. The post historic latvian cargo warehouse revived as cultural center, encased in glass and steel shell appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
We've seen fast, nimble, self-balancing wheeled robots, plus we've also seen robots that can grasp and carry objects. The evoBOT could prove to be particularly useful, however, as it combines both traits in one clever machine.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: Fraunhofer, Self-balancing
We've seen a few pedal-assist bikes pitched as alternatives to the family car recently, including the Vanmoof V, Lectric's XPremium and the Pino Cargo from Has Bikes. The latest to throw down the e-mobility gauntlet is the capable-looking Mate SUV.Continue ReadingCategory: Urban Transport, TransportTags: ebikes, cargo bike, Trike, Tricycle, Pedal-assisted
DHL Group is making some interesting moves in its efforts to decarbonize its operations, deploying mail-carrying robots in Germany, flying delivery drones in Tanzania and lining up all-electric cargo planes for the US. Its latest steps mightn’t be its most adventurous but aren’t any less significant, with the logistics giant placing an order for 2,000 electric Transit vans with Ford.Continue Read
Commuter ebikes are fine for trips to work or for leisure riding, but folks looking to leave the car at home more often would likely benefit more from a cargo hauler. Radio Flyer has recently launched just such a ride, which also folds for between-trip convenience.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: cargo bike, ebikes, Pedal-assisted
In theory, replacing the family car with an ebike for commutes to work, taking a child to school or doing the weekly grocery run could be an attractive option, but the price of entry is often very high. At its core, Arizona's Lectric eBikes is built around providing "quality, power and comfortability while maintaining affordability." Such is the case with the flagship XP 3.0 folding utility ebike
More than a decade ago Austrian/Bulgarian product designer Valentin Vodev prototyped a kickscooter/baby stroller hybrid called the Roller Buggy to get infant and parent to where they need to be faster and easier. In 2014 he created a Kickstarter for a folding commuter bike called the Vello, and returned to the platform in 2016 with a compact folding ebike. Now the Vello Sub has launched on Indieg
Californian e-mobility company Blix has followed the launch of its most capable and versatile ebike to date with a compact utility bike called the Dubbel that's designed to "move multiple passengers, cargo and pets – anywhere and anytime."Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: ebikes, cargo bike, Utility vehicles is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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