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John Deere's tractors nearly drive themselves

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

John Deere's auto-steering and self-guidance technology is used in more than 100 countries, making it "the largest operator of autonomous vehicles," said Catherine Sandoval, a California public utilities commissioner. The technology is popular among farmers, and some have uploaded home videos showing off their self-guided tractors. While there are some cybersecurity concerns with the technology, John Deere encrypts its systems to prevent them from being hacked. The Washington Post (tiered subscription model) (06/22)

Review: EGO battery-powered chainsaw is comparable to gas

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

Stihl chainsaw components explained

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Safe chainsaw use requires training, knowledge

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Man builds flying lawn mower

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

Leave small area between mulch and tree to avoid rot, mice

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 24, 2015

Clean mowers to avoid spreading lawn fungus

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 29, 2015

6 ways that introverts can improve their networking skills

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 26, 2015

Heavy-duty brush mower keeps trails clear near Lake Ewauna, Ore.

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

Golf trip plunges Obama into Calif.'s water crisis

OPEI SmartBrief | Jun 23, 2015

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