Seeing The World From A Container’s Perspective

When, in 2010, the leaders of Maersk, the world’s largest container ocean shipping company, asked, “What if we knew everything the reefer knows at...
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Volvo Dares To Stand For Something

Volvo has announced it will stop making cars powered by combustion-only engines by 2019. It's a shockingly smart, if somewhat risky strategy. The Swedish carmaker...

The Value Of A Moral Mandate

“When MH370 disappeared , we looked at ourselves and asked, ‘How is it possible that something like this could have happened?’” said Tim Ryan,...

Keys To Harnessing The Data Tsunami

When truck-maker Navistar debuted its OnCommand Connection in 2013, its open architecture promised to make the benefits of big data analytics available to fleet...

Roads Paved With Solar Energy

It would be an understatement to say that the company’s executives were surprised when all of France’s major media showed up at the Colas...

What Will Safety Look Like Once Cars Are Smart?

While computer-assisted controls promise to make driving safer, the nature of accidents will change, not simply go away. Consumer expectations for those crash experiences...

A Concept Car As Collaboration Platform

Concept cars are nothing new in the automobile industry, and they’re particularly common now that companies outside the business are vying for attention. ZF,...

A Taster App Illustrates Digital Benefits

Two years ago, Henning Goldmann joined Damco, a global logistics services provider, to optimize its processes and embrace new tech as its CIO. “We were using...

A Different Future For The Ford 1,400

Ford plans to fire 1,400 staffers, and many media outlets suggest the move is intended to appease Wall Street by cutting costs (the stock is...

What Will Self-Driving Cars Mean For Insurance?

“There’s a tech innovation arms race underway to create vehicles that don’t crash,” said Kenny Leitch, Global Telematics Director at RSA. “We intend to...