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Could quantum computing be the key to cracking congestion?

Could quantum computing be the key to cracking congestion?

In a joint research pilot, Microsoft and Ford are using quantum-inspired technology to achieve more balanced, less "selfish" routing suggestions.

Austin prepares its streets for self-driving vehicles

Austin prepares its streets for self-driving vehicles

Ford and AI company, Argo AI, are working with the city to ensure testing pursues community-wide goals by providing services that are accessible, equitable, sustainable and, above all, safe.

Ford trials multi-modal delivery to reduce congestion

Ford trials multi-modal delivery to reduce congestion

The automotive company’s cloud-based software identifies optimum places for van drivers to pull over near a multiple drop-off point and then hands over to last leg delivery

Ford uses data to predict traffic accident hotspots

Ford uses data to predict traffic accident hotspots

Ford has developed a data-driven solution that could help to identify where traffic incidents are likely to occur – and then enable city authorities to take pre-emptive action.

Pittsburgh rises to tomorrow’s transport challenges

Pittsburgh rises to tomorrow’s transport challenges

A blockchain-based MaaS platform and a system that helps shift workers get home are among the pilot projects chosen by the city in Ford’s mobility challenge

Ford makes smart move to acquire scooter firm

Ford makes smart move to acquire scooter firm

Company seeks to build a mobility portfolio to help customers get places more easily, more quickly and less expensively