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Stellantis Design celebra 10 años del concurso Drive for Design

La Oficina de Diseño de Productos de Stellantis celebra los 10 años del concurso anual Drive for Design y lo hace premiando a más participantes que nunca. Por primera vez en la historia del concurso, se invitará a los 10 mejores ganadores…

The Hispanic Motor Press reveals the winners of the 2022

 Los Angeles, CA – March 8, 2022 – The Hispanic Motor Press reveals the winners of the 2022Hispanic Motor Press Awards(HMPA).The 12thannual program recognizes the best new vehicles for Hispanic car buyers based on styling, driving satisfaction, technology, safety, environmental…

Ready to Buy Used Computers, Memory Cards, and Radar Systems?

Ricardo Rodriguez Ready to Buy Used Computers, Memory Cards, and Radar Systems? One thing I am sure about is that we are not going back to what we called “normal”. Not long ago the dates 2025 and 2030 were considered…

Ready to Buy Used Computers, Memory Cards, and Radar Systems?

Ricardo Rodriguez Ready to Buy Used Computers, Memory Cards, and Radar Systems? One thing I am sure about is that we are not going back to what we called “normal”. Not long ago the dates 2025 and 2030 were considered…

Evitando la falla sorpresa.

Por definición, un punto único de falla (SPOF en ingles) es cualquier parte no redundante de un sistema que, si fuera disfuncional, provocaría la falla de toda una operación. Es lo opuesto al objetivo de alta disponibilidad en un sistema…

Time to plan your integration to tech

Ricardo Rodriguez Ready to Buy Used Computers, Memory Cards, and Radar Systems? One thing I am sure about is that we are not going back to what we called “normal”. Not long ago the dates 2025 and 2030 were considered…

A Living Lab for our Future

Ricardo Rodriguez Time to plan your integration to tech. During several presentations at the NADA convention a valid question kept on coming up. What dealers will be like in ten years from now? The digital revolution will bring a separation…

Toyota’s Moon Truck Rover and Asset Management

Ricardo Rodriguez Toyota’s Moon Truck Rover and Asset Management Some of you, like myself, remember July 20, 1969 when everyone was in front of their TVs watching man take his first steps on the moon. We watched in awe as…

When Humans Drive Trucks

Ricardo Rodriguez When Humans Drive Trucks You hear it all the time: Trucking is the economy’s backbone. Considering recent announcements from Uber, Tesla, Nikola, etc., it seems that the way trucks are driven could affect the future of many jobs.…

Am I a Robot?

Ricardo Rodriguez Robot? Systems? In 2001, Japanese robotic company FANC started a revolution by pursuing the “lights out” manufacturing process with robots building other robots on 24-hour shifts, and 30 unsupervised consecutive days. Changying Precision Technology, which makes phones, is…

When Reinventing the Wheel is a Good Thing

Ricardo Rodriguez When Reinventing the Wheel is a Good Thing With every deal there is always the topic of tires and wheels. Are they new, trade term, or recaps? But I learned that in the near future that question will…

Are You Taking Cryptocurrencies for Down Payments Yet?

Ricardo Rodriguez Are You Taking Cryptocurrencies for Down Payments Yet? Technology is about to change the money game. A banking system that was designed to lend money in excess of its intake of deposits is coming under scrutiny. And moving…