AutoX Sets Up Asia's Largest Robotaxi Center

Better step up your game, Tesla! (See Tesla Robotaxis Will Automatically Recharge Themselves) AutoX Sets Up Asia's Largest Robotaxi Center in Shanghai, China.

In this video, Jianxiong Xiao, founder and CEO of AutoX Inc, discusses the technology used to make its self-driving robotaxis safe and how it is navigating the competition among other Chinese players.

Robert Heinlein gave science fiction readers of the 1950's some sense of what the future might hold in his 1951 novel Between Planets:

He was glad to crawl into his autocab and close the cover. He dialed the address and settled back. The little car lurched forward, climbed a ramp, threaded through a freight tunnel, and mounted an elevator. At first Don tried to keep track of where it was taking him but the tortured convolutions of the ant hill called "New Chicago" would have made a topologist dyspeptic; he gave up. The robot cab seemed to know where it was going and, no doubt, the master machine from which it received its signals knew.

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