Uber may have plans to create self-driving public bikes. This could potentially allow you to order a bike to meet you at your door and then just jump off and go. The bike could drive itself from the charging and
The news was announced by Chris Anderson, CEO of 3D
There has also been a lot of research at Chinese universities, funded by the Chinese government, looking to develop autonomous bicycles. Such bikes could increase the usefulness of bike-sharing services, but may also have applications for automated delivery services. Expect to see riderless bicycles a feature of city spaces in the near future.