Monthly Archives: January 2018
Published on Feb 22, 2017 Jerry Kaplan spoke with Google’s Clément Wolf about the growing worries about the political impact of automation on society, and increasing calls for platforms to try to address precieved threats to democracy.* Mathis_GERMA / Pixabay Jerry Kaplan is widely known as an Artificial Intelligence expert, technical innovator, serial entrepreneur and […]
Warren Buffett is doing his annual 3 hour CNBC interview with Becky Quick today following the release of his 2016 letter yesterday – see below for links to videos, as well as video embeds. Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Warren Buffett in PDF. Save it to […]
The suit, brought by the autonomous car business Waymo, accuses Uber and a star engineer, Anthony Levandowski, of planning to steal trade secrets.
Tesla has “otherworldliness” about it, according to CNBC host Jim Cramer, who realized this after hearing Tesla’s conference call on Wednesday. Cramer feels that he has seen this property only in Amazon before. “[Elon] Musk, like Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, has grand ambitions and if you want to be in on those ambitions you have to buckle […]
The BMW i5 isn’t even expected to be released until 2021, but already, people are pronouncing it the killer of the Tesla Model 3. A key question is whether Tesla will be able to get far enough ahead of the i5 between this year and 2021, and it’s unclear that it can. The EV maker […]
Washington Post Donald Trump has given the Mexican president the biggest gift he could wish forWashington PostPedro Gerson is a professor of law and economics at the Ibero-American University and the Mexico Autonomous Institute of Technology (ITAM), both in Mexico City. Over the past few months — both as a candidate and in his new […]
Self-driving cars are the wave of the future, and every company with a stake in the game is scrambling to be the first. Uber now has a new test market for the self-driving cars it was testing in California until regulators there put their foot down. The ride-sharing service even has the blessing of Arizona’s […]
We analyzed over 9 million financial documents, covering more than 10,000 companies across the globe, for mentions of the self-driving car theme. We found that interest in self-driving cars has grown 8.5x in the past two years, but suspect that there is much more interest to come. Predictably, car and technology vendors were earliest in bracing for the technology’s impact, but […]
MIT researchers are working to change mobility for the elderly and disabled. The post MIT’s New Wheelchair Drives Itself appeared first on WIRED.
Tesla shares surged 4% after Elon Musk announced online ordering for the Model S and Model X vehicles in Dubai. Shares broke above the previous all-time closing high in July 2015, closing at $280.60. The stock is up 31.5% year to date. However, CFRA’s Efrain Levy told Fortune that the recent spike can’t be attributed […]