Monthly Archives: May 2019
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Baidu stock is still more of an investment in web search than self-driving vehicles, but BIDU is thinking about the future of autonomous cars The post Baidu (BIDU) and Autonomous Cars: The Big Picture appeared first on InvestorPlace.
For Tesla cash burn has been one of the biggest reasons bears have for saying that the company can’t make it. One firm estimates that the automaker will have burned through more than $10 billion in cash since it went public, and then it went further by looking for precedents that support such a high […]
Airlines based in Egypt and Lebanon suspended flights to and from the autonomous Kurdish region, following a similar move by Iran.
Ford and Lyft will work together to deploy autonomous cars The Verge Ford and Lyft’s new self-driving partnership likely to be a standard model TechCrunch Ford is teaming up with Lyft to put thousands of its self-driving cars on the roads Business Insider Full coverage
Iraqi Kurds vote in favor of independence as crisis escalates Washington Post Iraqi PM urges Kurds to ‘cancel’ referendum result BBC News Kurdistan referendum: Iraq demands Kurdish authorities ‘cancel’ outcome of independence vote in northern region The Independent In Erbil, the Polling Station Head Shouted Out: ‘We Are the Second Israel!’ Haaretz Iraq Orders Kurdistan to Surrender Its Airports New […]
How will autonomous car technology generate profits? Among the many different business models – from self-driving mobility services to models centered on data, advertising or entertainment – platform-oriented business models are currently receiving much attention, not the least because Waymo seems to be leaning towards them. The term “platform” can be understood in different ways: […]
At this point, the biggest reason investors buy Tesla Inc (TSLA) stock, especially given how high it is relative to the company’s fundamentals, is the company’s technology. But what if Tesla doesn’t have the edge its bulls believe it has? One firm warned this week that this may be the case, at least in the […]
Samsung is the largest smartphone maker, and now, it aims to replicate the same success in autonomous driving tech. To do this, the Korean firm has introduced a $300 million Samsung Automotive Innovation Fund, which will support startups and other interesting projects in the automotive market. leejeongsoo / Pixabay Samsung expands autonomous driving efforts For […]
Corporate interest in emerging tech is largely holding steady. Strategic acquirers have completed 644 deals in the space so far this year, per the PitchBook Platform, on track for about 925 takeovers by the end of the year. That figure would be the third-highest of the decade. And the cost of acquiring the next big […]
In a fatal accident last year, the National Transportation Safety Board said, the automaker allowed autonomous driving in unsuitable conditions.