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Ford and Walmart collaborate to design automated-vehicle delivery

Ford and Walmart collaborate to design automated-vehicle delivery

Ford Motor, Walmart, and delivery service Postmates will collaborate to design a service for delivering groceries and other goods to Walmart customers that could someday use autonomous vehicles, the companies said on Wednesday. The project is the latest to grow out of Ford’s broader effort to develop businesses that could use automated delivery vehicles. Ford [...]

December 5, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Ford and Walmart collaborate to design automated-vehicle delivery

Ford updates technology on older vehicles

Ford updates technology on older vehicles

Ford Motor Co. will offer an aftermarket plug-in device to add new technology to older vehicles. The device, Ford SmartLink, will plug in to a vehicle’s OBD-II port below the steering wheel, and enable 2010-16 model Ford and Lincoln vehicles to download the latest Ford Motor technology, the automaker said in a statement Friday. Ford [...]

January 30, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Ford updates technology on older vehicles

Harrison Ford faced ‘risk of death’ on ‘Star Wars’ set, UK court rules

Harrison Ford faced ‘risk of death’ on ‘Star Wars’ set, UK court rules

The automatic door malfunction on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens that left actor Harrison Ford with a broken leg — among other injuries — and an extended recovery vacation could have been a lot worse. The Disney-owned Foodles Production, which built the hydraulic door that caused the accident, pled guilty to two [...]

July 26, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Harrison Ford faced ‘risk of death’ on ‘Star Wars’ set, UK court rules

Harrison Ford ‘Star Wars’ Accident: Disney-Owned U.K. Company Admits to Health, Safety Breaches

Harrison Ford ‘Star Wars’ Accident: Disney-Owned U.K. Company Admits to Health, Safety Breaches

The film’s producer admitted that health and safety breaches caused an incident that left the Hollywood actor hospitalized with a broken leg. Foodles Production (UK), a subsidiary of the Walt Disney Co. that was in charge of producingStar Wars: The Force Awakens, in a British court Tuesday conceded workplace health and safety breaches that could [...]

July 26, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Harrison Ford ‘Star Wars’ Accident: Disney-Owned U.K. Company Admits to Health, Safety Breaches

Ford upbeat latest technology can help reduce road accidents

Ford upbeat latest technology can help reduce road accidents

Ford has introduced new technologies into its new Ford Everest SUV to prevent fatal crashes. According to the WHO’s Global status report on road safety for 2015, reflecting information from 180 countries, the total number of road traffic deaths worldwide has reached 1.25 million per year since 2007. The latest report ranks Thailand as number [...]

July 25, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Ford upbeat latest technology can help reduce road accidents