Well first let me introduced about the company Local Motors is an American Motor Vehicle Manufacturing, Company which Re-Innovate Vehicles by Using their Creative Designs and Technics. It is well known for Innovating the world’s first 3D-Printed Car named “The Strati“ which they had developed in 44 hours.
So here this Company has came up with an amazing 3D-Printed Self Driving Vehicle named “Olli” this 3D-Printed Bus uses the World’s Smartest Computer IBM’s Watson API to work on its own.
Amazing Feature of Olli.
- Using IBM’s Watson Internet of Things Automotive it allows peoples to talk with Olli like how the bus works, telling him their destination, & telling him to take them to a nearby Restaurant.
To perform the above amazing feature Olli uses 4 IBM developer API Natural Language Classifier, Speech to Text, Text to Speech, and Entity Extraction.
Olli has been launched on 16 June 2016 on the Roads of Washington DC in America, this bus can carry up to 12 people at a time & it promises to take people to their destination in a safe way. The Company Supposed to launch Olli on the roads of Las Vegas and Miami-Dade & including other European Countries in later 2016.
Before this in April Google has also launched its Self Driving Bicycle in Netherlands.