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Self-driving "Roboats" ready for testing on Amsterdam's canals

Gadgets Now | 27/10/2021 10:06 PM | Click to read full article

Visitors to Amsterdam may soon spot a self-driving watercraft the size of a small car cruising silently through its ancient canals, ferrying passengers or transporting goods or trash.

It will be the electric-powered "Roboat", a catchier name than "autonomous floating vehicle" for a project shortly due to start test journeys aimed at improving the crowded city's transport options.