traffic light

  • Taking a truly driverless ride in Waymo’s Chrysler Pacifica

    Taking a truly driverless ride in Waymo’s Chrysler Pacifica

    Today was a first for me: I drove in a fully autonomous vehicle on roads without anyone behind the wheel. They weren’t public roads, but they did have intersections, other vehicles, pedestrian traffic, cyclists and more, and the car managed a fairly long route without any human intervention – and without any cause for concern on my part. I’ve done a lot of self-driving… Read More

  • Traffic light alarm clock with extra-loud 40mm speaker

    For some reason, Japan has a thing for strange alarm clocks. Think of the helicopter clock, the Gun o’ clock or the railroad sign clock, for example. And now major Japanese toymaker Banpresto follows up with an alarm clock that has the characteristics of a traffic light [link leads to Amazon Japan, the company hasn’t set up a dedicated site for the gadget yet]. Read More