Postmates Introduces 'Serve,' Its Robotic Delivery Rover
By Laura Micheals
Noting it's the "first autonomous vehicle created from the ground up by an on-demand delivery company," Postmates unveiled a robot dubbed "Serve," which it calls a rover and plans to debut on the sidewalks of Los Angeles. That launch, the company points out, will happen after Postmates works with local governments "to thoughtfully develop a framework that can enable on-demand commerce while respecting public-right-of-way."
In other words, the actual rollout of the rovers is several months away, at least, and in light of a recent event at the University of California-Berkeley, perhaps even further. Read More