Summary of Tipping Point in Transit
New York Times Bits Blog © 2015
Technology is transforming the way people commute.
In the early 21st century, almost every major automaker has been testing and adding some semi-autonomous features to their cars. New York Times blogger Farhad Manjoo uses examples from popular automobile companies to establish that – although the fully automated car is a technology of the distant future – the semi-automatic car already represents a greater change than many realize. If you are interested in the present and the future of the auto industry, getAbstract recommends this easy-to-read and exciting forecast.
In this summary, you will learn
- How recent technological advances in transportation are evolving,
- How they benefit people and the environment, and
- What limitations these developments pose.
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