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Tesla: A Long Wait For the Model 3 In Australia

Many Tesla fans have anxiously awaited the launch of the Model 3
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A Commitment To Innovation: Pickles Ventures

At Pickles, innovation is at the heart of our business.
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What happened to all those Samsung Galaxy Note 7s?

Whether or not you owned a Samsung Galaxy Note 7, you likely remember
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How Will Big Data Transform Industrial Work?

"Big data" and the "Internet of Things" have the power to transform all industries. Most of the buzz in this sector is around home automation and connected cars, two spheres which are easy to understand for a layperson and directly applicable to all of our everyday lives. The fundamental concept of collecting data via sensors and deriving insights from it will transform every industry, and...
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Maas Plant Hire Sale

Some great results were achieved in the recent Maas plant hire sale
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Another Aussie challenge for driverless cars: Roos

  One of the biggest advantages self-driving cars should be able to give us is a reduction in the number of collisions. For collision detection, self-driving cars use technology such as LiDAR, which fires pulses of light and measures how quickly they rebound, compounding that information with many other environmental variables, or optical camera-based systems. The...
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New Guidelines In Place For Self-Driving Vehicles

An official framework for trials of self-driving vehicles is here: the National Transport Commission (NTC) and Austroads have released a set of national guidelines governing trials of automated vehicles on Australian roads. The first trials were staged in South Australia in 2015, and these guidelines have been in the works since March of last year.   Where would you like...
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How Are Millennials Redefining Car Culture?

We wrote recently on the Pickles blog about  millennial car collectors and their flashy choices, like Justin Bieber's blue Ferrari. But, outside of the luxury segment, how are millennials really interacting with their cars? Some have declared that millennials' interest in ride-sharing and delay in obtaining drivers' permits may eventually spell the end of the automotive industry as we...
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Throwback Thursday? Auto Industry Still Using Clay Models

In an era of digital optimisation, including the transformation of the transportation industry generally with technologies like connected and driverless cars, it might come as something of a surprise to learn that the auto industry still uses life-size clay models in the vehicle design process. (At Pickles, we did recently auction a replica Lamborghini, but we have yet to auction a clay...
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Salvage or Collectible?

If you'd like to amass a classic car collection in one fell swoop, we noted
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