Archinect - News 2016-09-26T13:25:50-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/149964179/uber-lets-you-hail-its-self-driving-cars-in-pittsburgh-later-this-month Uber lets you hail its self-driving cars in Pittsburgh later this month Alexander Walter 2016-08-19T14:54:00-04:00 >2016-08-22T00:21:48-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/vo/vozeac2fjbn5eij4.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Starting later this month, Uber will allow customers in downtown Pittsburgh to summon self-driving cars from their phones, crossing an important milestone that no automotive or technology company has yet achieved. Google, widely regarded as the leader in the field, has been testing its fleet for several years, and Tesla Motors offers Autopilot [...] But none of these companies has yet brought a self-driving car-sharing service to market.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Related stories recently in the Archinect news:</p><ul><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149942771/google-uber-lyft-ford-and-volvo-join-forces-to-lobby-for-autonomous-vehicles" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Google, Uber, Lyft, Ford and Volvo join forces to lobby for autonomous vehicles</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149943328/a-look-at-the-history-and-future-of-the-american-commute" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">A look at the history and future of the American commute</a></li><li><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149961180/new-study-finds-ride-sharing-apps-like-lyft-and-uber-have-no-effect-on-drunk-driving-fatalities" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">New study finds ride-sharing apps like Lyft and Uber have no effect on drunk-driving fatalities</a></li></ul> http://archinect.com/news/article/121586027/get-lectured-carnegie-mellon-university-spring-15 Get Lectured: Carnegie Mellon University, Spring '15 Justine Testado 2015-02-25T13:53:00-05:00 >2015-02-26T17:23:01-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/mw/mwerc91u9d2disz4.jpg" width="514" height="749" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/543658/2015-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Winter-Spring 2015</strong></a></p><p>Archinect's <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/336082/get-lectured" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>Get Lectured</em></a> is back in session! <em>Get Lectured</em> is an ongoing series where we feature a school's lecture series&mdash;and their snazzy posters&mdash;for the current term. Check back frequently to keep track of any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>The next featured poster comes from the Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to </em><a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><em>connect@archinect.com</em></a><em>.</em></p><p>Listed below are upcoming events only. Free + open to the public.</p><p><em>Feb 27</em><br>5:30 pm<br><strong>BERNARD TSCHUMI</strong> / Bernard Tschumi Architects - New York, Paris; Professor, Columbia University<br>&lsquo;Concept and Notation&rsquo; - Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture<br>at Carnegie Lecture Hall</p><p><em>Mar 19</em><br>6:30 pm<br><strong>EMMANUELLE MOUREAUX</strong> / Emmanuelle Moureaux Architecture + Design - Tokyo<br>&lsquo;Shikiri&rsquo;<br>at Kresge Theatre<br>Exhibition opening precedes lecture at 5:30 in the CFA Great Hall - part of <a href="http://watsonfestival.org/2015" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">wats:ON? Festival 20...</a></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/83288532/get-lectured-carnegie-mellon-university-fall-13 Get Lectured: Carnegie Mellon University Fall '13 Justine Testado 2013-10-03T12:55:00-04:00 >2014-05-08T21:03:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/i9/i9bik2le4tii447t.jpg" width="514" height="291" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/329751/fall-2013-lectures" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Archinect's Architecture School Lecture Guide for Fall 2013</strong></a><br><br>Here on Archinect we recently launched "Get Lectured", where we'll feature a school's lecture series--along with their snazzy posters--for the current season. Check back regularly to stay up-to-date and mark your calendars for any upcoming lectures you don't want to miss.</p><p>Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture is our featured lectured series for Thursday.</p><p><em>Want to share your school's lecture series? Send us your school's lecture series poster and details to <a href="mailto:connect@archinect.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">connect@archinect.com</a>.</em></p><p>All lectures begin at <strong>6:30 pm</strong> and are free and open to the public. Note each lecture's locations.</p><p><strong>SEPTEMBER</strong></p><p><em><strong>September 16</strong></em><br><strong>Maria Aiolova</strong> / Terreform ONE, New York<br><strong>"Urbaneering Cities"</strong><br>at <strong>Carnegie Museum of Art Theate</strong>r: 4400 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh<br>Alan H. Rider Distinguished Lecture<br><br><em><strong>September 23</strong></em><br><strong>Peter Rich /</strong> Peter Rich Architects, Johannesburg<br><strong>"Learnt in Translation"</strong><br>at <strong>Kresge Theatre</strong>: located in Carnegie Mellon College of Fine Arts building<br>Alan H. Rider ...</p>