Digitalist Flash Briefing: Not in the Blue Book, Hidden Value of Driverless Trucks

Krista Ruhe

Today we’ll talk about what you won’t find in the blue book: the hidden value of smart cars, more specifically driverless trucks. IoT car safety technology is already reducing crashes significantly, and will save insurance companies $45 billion over the next five years.


Tune in Monday through Friday for more Digitalist Flash Briefings on disruptive technologies and trends on your favorite device or app.

  • Amazon Echo or Dot: Enable the “Digitalist” flash briefing skill, and ask Alexa to “play my flash briefings” on every business day.
  • Alexa on a mobile device:
    • Download the Amazon Alexa app: Select Skills, and search “Digitalist”. Then, select Digitalist, and click on the Enable button.
    • Download the Amazon app: Click on the microphone icon and say “Play my flash briefing.”

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Krista Ruhe

About Krista Ruhe

Krista Ruhe is the Editor in Chief of the Digitalist Magazine Online at SAP. You can follow Krista on twitter at @kruhe.