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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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How ride hailing could transform Vegas over the long haul

Travelers wait for a ride at a Uber/Lyft departure stand. | Flickr photo courtesy of Creative Commons

January 10, 2017 - 9:20am

‘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

Rubber meets the RoadBotics in Pittsburgh

The team behind RoadBotics stand left to right: CEO Mark DeSantis; CCO Courtney Ehrlichman; Christoph Mertz, chief scientist; and CTO Benjamin Schmidt. | Photo courtesy of RoadBotics

December 23, 2016 - 2:22pm

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

Cindy Heston

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

Craig Holland

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

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