Posts tagged 'Drones'

Uber, for drones

We don’t know when the Amazon Prime Air drones will go live, supposedly buzzing over our heads to deliver packages in under thirty minutes, other than in the “not too distant future” promised by Jeremy Clarkson. But one thing that’s already here is the inevitable combination of buzzwords: the ‘Uberization of drones.’ Read more

Insurers will destroy themselves to nudge us into robot utopia

How to tell that serious investors are yet to take the Morgan Stanley robot car wonderland seriously? Insurance companies still have value.

The point is this: where we’re going we’ll still need roads, but there won’t be (much) call for car insurance.

Moreover, insurers are going to be the agents of their own demise. They have no choice, the logic of robots is just too compelling, and the process has already begun. Read more