Uber Freight: Mark and Larry’s Excellent Adventure

Uber has officially launched its first iteration of autonomous commercial vehicles. There’s a lot going on in this promotional video so it’s worth a  look-see. Mark and Larry meet at the California/Arizona border. Mark has arrived from Los Angeles with a load headed east. Larry has a shipment from the Midwest destined for Los Angeles. Mark and … Continue reading Uber Freight: Mark and Larry’s Excellent Adventure

WeWork

I recently followed a company that moved out of their old offices in a downtown skyscraper to their new offices in… a downtown skyscraper two blocks away. The switch will save the company $2M a year in rent and provide for significantly more flexibility as their particular needs change. The details and future implications are … Continue reading WeWork

What Can Other Places Teach California About Addressing Its Housing Crisis?

I’m going to ask you, Dear Reader, to pick apart a paper I’ve been asked to write for another organization. I was given the topic. Here’s my assessment of the situation. I’m curious what comments might ensue… What Can Other Places Teach California About Addressing Its Housing Crisis? There is no ready-mix recipe for affordable … Continue reading What Can Other Places Teach California About Addressing Its Housing Crisis?