"We think this is an area with an acute problem to solve, namely a shortage of long- haul drivers."
Alex Rodrigues, Embark co-founder
san francisco - Just how hot is the self-driving vehicle space?
So hot that if you're a sharp 21-year-old with robotics experience and some smart friends, you can land millions to start your own company.
Embark, a self-driving truck startup that launched Friday, is the brainchild of University of Waterloo buddies Alex Rodrigues and Brandon
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