Monthly Archives: January 2019
Musk warns of ‘killer robot’ arms race BBC News Elon Musk joins other experts in call for global ban on killer robots Fox News 116 Experts From 26 Countries Ask UN to Ban Fully Autonomous Weapons Systems Gizmodo Full coverage
No matter how many times Tim Cook reiterates that Apple’s not-so-secretive Project Titan is about developing autonomous driving systems, there is plenty of evidence suggesting that it’s about more than just the self-driving technology. There is little clarity on when the Apple car system would become available to the public, and in what form. The […]
The US stock market has been advancing over the past month while US bond yields basis the ten-year note have been falling over the same period. Over a similar period of time, however, the German DAX has been leading European stocks lower, diverging from US stocks, at the same time the German ten-year bund has […]
Fiat Chrysler has agreed to join an existing alliance between BMW and Intel designed to accelerate the companies’ joint development of autonomous cars. The news comes mere days after the US automaker reportedly rejected at least one takeover bid from an undisclosed Chinese competitor. Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire […]
The Teamsters got Congress to keep big trucks out of legislation allowing autonomous vehicle testing. Long term, though, self-driving trucks will happen. The post Union May Win Battle Against Self-Driving Trucks, But Not the War appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Microsoft is building gliders that adapt to surprises. The goal is to teach autonomous vehicles of all sorts to deal with uncertainty the way humans do.
Microsoft is building an autonomous glider guided by artificial intelligence, part of an effort to help machines make decisions when faced with uncertainty.
Uber’s turbulent year, one riddled with scandals, resignations and reported infighting, added another chapter recently as investor Benchmark filed a fraud lawsuit against former CEO Travis Kalanick. Yet it’s not only in the US where the company has been facing headwinds. Get The Timeless Reading eBook in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless […]
A few weeks ago the Board of Trustees of Social Security sent a formal letter to the United States Senate and House of Representatives to issue a dire warning: Social Security is running out of money. Get The Timeless Reading eBook in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it […]
Tesla May Test Self-Driving Trucks In Nevada, California Android Headlines Exclusive: Tesla developing self-driving tech for semi-truck, wants to test in Nevada Reuters Tesla semi truck to test self-driving, capable of ‘platooning’: report Green Car Reports Tesla wants to test its electric semi sans human drivers CNET Full coverage