• Celestial taxi from Uber

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    The American company Uber said that the air taxi is not fiction, but a reality. Soon we will not get on the subway, and across the sky. It is said the leading provider in this service sector.

    We are talking about small electric planes, able to land and takeoff vertically. At first — with the pilots, over time — without them, that also savings. And no traffic, plus the ability to travel long distances. Interestingly, at present, Uber operates in Brazil in the air. Yet not only uses planes and helicopters.

    Celestial taxi from Uber

    At the beginning of 2017, the company proposes to convene the summit and to talk about the future of the industry. Looks like Uber really has a plan for the next ten years. Let’s wait and see….

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  • Uber riders in Pittsburgh get a taste of driverless future

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    Uber became the first company to make self-driving cars available to the general public in the US through a test program in Pittsburgh. (Source: AP)
    Taylor Pollier got an offer from Uber he couldn’t refuse — to be part of an experiment with a car of the future.
    Uber became the first company to make self-driving cars available to the general public in the US through a test program in Pittsburgh. The ride-hailing service selected a group of customers, including Pollier, to take free rides in autonomous Ford Fusions, with human drivers as backups.
    Pollier, 27, said the Fusion “felt sharp,” and the 15-minute ride to his bartending job went smoothly and felt “like taking an Uber any other day.”
    If other riders have a similar reaction, and the autonomous cars are able to handle all the challenges Pittsburgh offers, including snowstorms…

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