Even in the middle of the day, the 50-mile trip from San Francisco to San Jose is a pain. Like a toddler, Bay Area driving toggles between slumber (rush-hour slogs) and frenzy (passing-happy speeding). It’s enough to make one eager for the day when robots rule the roads. And it’s more than enough to make me envy Evan Livingston, who doesn’t have to show up in person for this meeting, held in a Lincoln MKZ sedan roaming downtown San Jose.
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“For someone like me, who has a good deal of experience covering the traditional auto industry but not so much the ‘new’ auto industry, Breakaway’s staff has helped deepen my understanding of the connected-car and Smart City spaces and connect me with experts who inform my coverage.”
“There’s a ton of data streaming off cars today, and Breakaway’s staff grasps how important that is not just for cars and the auto industry, but for Smart Cities looking to glean new insights from this information. As a reporter, they help make sense of those opportunities in a way that really provides meaningful insights in my coverage.”
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~ Pete Bigelow, Tech Editor, Car & Driver