Moving to the cloud
FedEx is to close its data centers and retire all of its remaining mainframes within the next two years.
What could go wrong
FedEx has applied to the FAA seeking approval to install a laser-based, anti-missile defense system on its cargo planes as an added safety measure.
Blame Tom Hanks
Huawei is reviewing its relationship with FedEx after the US package delivery company diverted two parcels destined for Huawei addresses in Asia to the United States and attempted to reroute two others.
SameDay Robot will be on the streets this summer
FedEx will test a six-wheeled, autonomous robot called the SameDay Bot in Memphis, Tenn. this summer.