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Volvo's Autonomous Truck
Automatic trucks are the stuff of science fiction! Or are they? In 1932, Miles J. Breuer described automatic trucks in Mechanocracy, published in Amazing Stories:
Out there was a row of trucks with laundry packages dropping into them from overhead chutes. They were automatic trucks such as are used for making deliveries beyond the pneumatic-tube zone.
Volvo is trying to make it happen:
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