Posts Tagged ‘safety’

Women’s Safety-Based Rideshare App Safr Driving into DFW This Fall

Posted by Alex Edwards

A new ridesharing service is launching in five cities this fall, and one of them is Dallas. Yes, Safr is based on providing safe ridesbut the company is actually doing a lot more to empower women.

The …

Daseke Betting on Technology Ready for the Long Haul

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Automatic transmissions, adaptive cruise control, collision avoidance, GPS tracking, built-in cameras, and electronic driver logs represent the future of the fast-evolving trucking industry.

For Daseke’s fleet of 5,000 trucks, that future is now. The Addison-based trucking empire has outfitted …

Toyota, Lexus to Deploy U.S. Vehicles With Intelligent Systems

Posted by Lance Murray

Toyota and Lexus plan to start deploying Dedicated Short-Range Communications systems on their vehicles sold in the U.S. beginning in 2021, a move that would enable the vehicles to “talk” to each other and the surrounding environment.

Toyota, whose North …

AT&T Smart Cities Moves Into Infrastructure Safety With New Monitoring System

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based AT&T Inc. is ready to deliver Smarts Cities technology that can remotely monitor structural and environmental factors affecting the safety of roadways and infrastructure that are aging or in disrepair.

“Safety is a top concern of citizens and cities …

Safe & Secure: Knightscope Robots are on Patrol

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Armed with 360-degree cameras, license plate recognition, and the ability to sniff out and identify cell phones, the new K3 and K5 autonomous robots could revolutionize building security and, someday, law enforcement.

Developed by Knightscope, the wheeled robots have been