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Plan for autonomous cars on Cascadia Corridor stresses foresight

The ultimate goal would be banning human drivers altogether from the 150-mile stretch of Interstate 5 during peak travel times. | Photo courtesy of Steve Jurvetson via Flickr. 

 
January 24, 2017 - 6:55pm

Driving innovation: Connecticut senator pushes for self-driving cars task force

A bill proposed in the Connecticut Legislature would create a task force to examine the ramifications of self-driving cars. Jeff Aiosa, president of Carriage House of New London, a Mercedes-Benz dealership, predicts huge changes in the auto industry stemming from the push to perfect autonomous vehicles. | James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut

January 23, 2017 - 10:03am

Shifting gears: Sacramento drives toward autonomous vehicles

Sacramento hopes to make the city a welcoming place for autonomous car developers like Waymo to test-drive their vehicles.| Photo courtesy of Waymo

January 22, 2017 - 5:34pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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‘Moving Forward’ deploys technology to break cycle of poverty in Indiana

Peter Yost, left, of Vermont-based BuildingGreen, and Steve Brooks, of Colorado-based OZ Architecture, review concepts for affordable housing at a meeting of Moving Forward in Indianapolis. | Photo courtesy of Energy Systems Network

January 9, 2017 - 3:01pm

Curb aims to make your home smarter – much smarter

Austin-based home energy monitoring startup Curb CEO Erik Norwood says his company's hardware and software solution can pinpoint a home's energy usage in real-time, down to the source. | Photo courtesy of Curb.

January 5, 2017 - 1:46pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Brandie Leathers

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jordan Cram

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Blowout: How some workers saw opportunity in the energy downturn

Houston entrepreneurs got creative during the downturn in oil prices. Photo courtesy of Haymarketrebel via Flickr.

December 16, 2016 - 3:10pm

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