Monthly Archives: January 2018
Greenhaven Road Capital letter to investors for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016. 2016 Hedge Fund Letters Dear Fellow Investors, In the fourth quarter of 2016, we generated positive returns of more than 5%, bringing the full-year 2016 gross return to 18.7%. Please check your individual statements for net returns, as they will vary […]
Elon Musk, South African-born Canadian-American business magnate, engineer, investor and inventor. Having started out his life by dropping out of college to pursue the company he and brother Kimbal set up (Zip2), followed by co-founding X.com (Which is now part of eBay), then even decided to venture further into the business world by setting up […]
The French capital inaugurates its first autonomous shuttle bus service as an experiment in what Paris authorities hope will be the future of public transport. Rosanna Philpott reports.
The crash rate on Teslas fell by almost 40 percent after the company installed and activated its semi-autonomous Autopilot software. The post Feds: Crashes fell 40 percent when Tesla installed Autopilot appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Autonomous cars are the next big thing in tech, with Apple and Google once considered to be working on their own cars. Now it seems that there’s another big name in the race (if Apple and Google are even still in). A patent filing suggests that Amazon may be working on a self-driving car of […]
BMW navigates the highways autonomously using today’s, not 2021’s, technologies. Blending Microsoft Cortana and Amazon Prime Now, the time-on-his-hands driver can shop or watch movies during the trip. The post Hands on with BMW’s self-driving 5 Series appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Elaine Chao’s confirmation hearing offered subtle assurances that autonomous advocates would have an ally at the top. The post The Next Transportation Secretary Seems Pretty Down With Self-Driving Cars appeared first on WIRED.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is not at all disturbed by the rumors that Apple could be working on an electric car. The rumors started when it hired several ex-Tesla employees, and when asked to comment, Musk referred to Apple as a “Tesla graveyard.” The tables seem to have turned now, as Musk is robbing the graveyard. […]
Why would I and 175,000 other humans from over 150 countries possible gather in one spot to look and play with a bunch of toys and gadgets? The answer can be explained with three letters…CES, otherwise known as the Consumer Electronics Show, which has been held primarily in Las Vegas, Nevada since 1967 – a […]
Wall Street Journal Google’s new self-driving minivans will be hitting the road at the end of January 2017The VergeWaymo, the self-driving car startup spun-off from Google late last year, will be deploying its fleet of self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans onto public roads for the first time later this month, the company announced at the North […]