Samuel Ross is taking part in a wider initiative by Mercedes-Benz, dubbed “How To” and encouraging a group of young creatives to explore new skills.

Boeing crash shows problem for self-driving cars, says Daimler chief

Martin Daum, chief executive of the Daimler trucking division, which acquired self-driving software group Torc Robotics last week, said in a recent interview that “the biggest question” for autonomous technology was how people would respond to crashes in cars controlled by it — even once it is clear that such vehicles are safer than those driven by human drivers, although still not entirely free of flaws.

https://www.ft.com/content/ab31b8b2-554a-11e9-91f9-b6515a54c5b1

THE VEHICLE OF THE FUTURE HAS TWO WHEELS, HANDLEBARS, AND IS A BIKE

But from where I stand, the most exciting form of transportation technology is more than 100 years old—and it’s probably sitting in your garage. It’s the bicycle. The future of transportation has two thin wheels and handlebars.

https://www.wired.com/story/vehicle-future-bike/