Rusty  Shanahan

Rusty Shanahan

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Autonomous Boats, Autonomous Tech world

Today, we’ll talk about something that is barely covered in the Autonomous Tech world…

It’s also something I’m not familiar with, so I’ll just be able to talk about it. Technology has enabled us to build self-driving cars, but actually, the most impactful changes will be around flying cars, and sea navigation.


This article is based on an email I wrote to my mailing list — The original email is called “Startup Idea — Autonomous Boats”; it’s a concept where I explore the necessary steps we’ll need to build a startup around a specific topic.


Today, let’s take a look at Autonomous Boats.

How to start?

If we’re to build a startup, you must solve a problem that is Difficult, Urgent, and Recognized. After searching on Google, I found out that the biggest problem around boats is collisions.

Does that surprise you?

Over 90% of the world’s trade is carried by sea, the whole world is relying on the oceans, and the country which is the most concerned is the US. The U.S. economy is accounting for more than $352 billion in GDP and 3.1 million jobs, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

The biggest risk of collisions is at the port, or in crowded places.

Here is what happened between 2011 and 2016, in Europe only.

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I took this picture in a report from EMEA, just take a minute to read it here.

It’s full of fascinating facts.

Now, let’s see more precisely what we’re talking about.

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Today’s article is about solving this particular problem.

This problem costs millions (in reparations, and lost cargo) and continues to happen, that is growing with the number of boats. It’s also a problem we all acknowledged watching TITANIC sink.

It’s time we solve it.

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Autonomous Boats

Avoiding an accident when you’re driving a car is easy, you just turn the wheel a bit. Avoiding a cargo accident is much harder. Although I’ve never been in a cargo accident, my father has his boat license and I know how hard it is to maneuver in emergency situations.

Definition

So, how do we make boats autonomous? To be able to understand this, we must first define what“autonomous” means.

In self-driving vehicles, autonomy is measured by concrete facts.

In my self-driving car course, I describe the 5 levels of autonomy and how to target your market by selecting one of these levels.

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_In a self-driving car, autonomy is easily measured using the driver’s involvement, and the range of use-cases covered. _In autonomous boats, we only measure autonomy using 3 criterias:

  • No Autonomy — The current situation
  • Half Autonomy — Autonomous with a crew on board.
  • Full Autonomy — Autonomous, no crew on board.

I won’t talk about the remote-controlled boats, I wouldn’t know what to do with it.

**Autonomy is either on or off; the only criteria we’re using is the presence or absence of the crew. **In most my emails and articles, I’m telling you about the 4 pillars that make vehicles autonomous. It really applies everywhere, even in boats.

Let’s review how these 4 pillars work in autonomous boats.

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Autonomous Boats, Autonomous Tech world
Rusty  Shanahan

Rusty Shanahan

1595193480

Autonomous Boats, Autonomous Tech world

Today, we’ll talk about something that is barely covered in the Autonomous Tech world…

It’s also something I’m not familiar with, so I’ll just be able to talk about it. Technology has enabled us to build self-driving cars, but actually, the most impactful changes will be around flying cars, and sea navigation.


This article is based on an email I wrote to my mailing list — The original email is called “Startup Idea — Autonomous Boats”; it’s a concept where I explore the necessary steps we’ll need to build a startup around a specific topic.


Today, let’s take a look at Autonomous Boats.

How to start?

If we’re to build a startup, you must solve a problem that is Difficult, Urgent, and Recognized. After searching on Google, I found out that the biggest problem around boats is collisions.

Does that surprise you?

Over 90% of the world’s trade is carried by sea, the whole world is relying on the oceans, and the country which is the most concerned is the US. The U.S. economy is accounting for more than $352 billion in GDP and 3.1 million jobs, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

The biggest risk of collisions is at the port, or in crowded places.

Here is what happened between 2011 and 2016, in Europe only.

Image for post

I took this picture in a report from EMEA, just take a minute to read it here.

It’s full of fascinating facts.

Now, let’s see more precisely what we’re talking about.

Image for post

Today’s article is about solving this particular problem.

This problem costs millions (in reparations, and lost cargo) and continues to happen, that is growing with the number of boats. It’s also a problem we all acknowledged watching TITANIC sink.

It’s time we solve it.

Image for post


Autonomous Boats

Avoiding an accident when you’re driving a car is easy, you just turn the wheel a bit. Avoiding a cargo accident is much harder. Although I’ve never been in a cargo accident, my father has his boat license and I know how hard it is to maneuver in emergency situations.

Definition

So, how do we make boats autonomous? To be able to understand this, we must first define what“autonomous” means.

In self-driving vehicles, autonomy is measured by concrete facts.

In my self-driving car course, I describe the 5 levels of autonomy and how to target your market by selecting one of these levels.

Image for post

_In a self-driving car, autonomy is easily measured using the driver’s involvement, and the range of use-cases covered. _In autonomous boats, we only measure autonomy using 3 criterias:

  • No Autonomy — The current situation
  • Half Autonomy — Autonomous with a crew on board.
  • Full Autonomy — Autonomous, no crew on board.

I won’t talk about the remote-controlled boats, I wouldn’t know what to do with it.

**Autonomy is either on or off; the only criteria we’re using is the presence or absence of the crew. **In most my emails and articles, I’m telling you about the 4 pillars that make vehicles autonomous. It really applies everywhere, even in boats.

Let’s review how these 4 pillars work in autonomous boats.

#deep-learning #autonomous-cars #machine-learning #self-driving-cars #deep learning

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Rusty  Shanahan

Rusty Shanahan

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Big Tech has thrived during the global pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to sweep across the United States, businesses in numerous sectors have been devastated by the accompanying economic fallout.

However, the country’s biggest tech companies have proven to be more resilient.

With much of the world stuck at home under stay-at-home orders, people have been more reliant on technology than ever before.

With many retail stores closed and consumers opting not to go to grocery stores, Amazon has had to deal with a significant increase in demand and has hired over 100,000 warehouse workers to help do so.

Cloud computing services offered by Microsoft, Google and Amazon have also seen an uptick in demand with millions across the country working from home.

Facebook’s shares rose 10% in April, recovering from a slump caused by a decline in ad revenue. Netflix saw substantial growth, adding 16 million new subscribers in the first three months of the year, which doubled the company’s predicted quarterly growth for 2020.

Big Tech has also used their resources to help solve challenges caused by the pandemic.

Microsoft donated 240,000 surgical masks and 3,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to Washington state, in addition to other supplies. The company also donated 114,000 packed lunches which were distributed to schools, low income housing centers and food banks.

With contact tracing a crucial part of health authorities’ efforts to limit the spread of the disease, Amazon and Google have partnered to build a COVID-19 contract tracing system for iOS and Android mobile phones that lets users know when they have come into contact with someone who’s tested positive for the virus.

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