Monthly Archives: January 2018
It’s been a while since we heard about a serious Tesla Model S crash, but apparently there’s been a spectacular one in Austria on the S16 Arlberg Expressway. The crash was reportedly so bad that there was very little of the car’s engine left after the fire was put out, but thankfully the driver was […]
Arrests of two pro-independence leaders has sparked protests in Spain’s autonomous region of Catalonia. Catalan leaders say they won’t back down on their push to break away from Madrid. Lucy Fielder reports.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices clung to this month’s high on Tuesday after Iraqi forces seized the oil-rich city of Kirkuk from largely autonomous Kurdish fighters while Asian shares held firm on optimism about upcoming earnings.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices held firm on Tuesday after Iraqi forces seized the oil-rich city of Kirkuk from largely autonomous Kurdish fighters while Asian shares look set to extend their bull run on optimism about upcoming earnings.
The autonomous future is upon us, an HSBC piece notes, and resistance is not only futile but also unnecessary. An “AI-infused” vehicle is something that “makes your life easier, cheaper and safer,” the report gushed. Once you go autonomous, “one might never want to go back.” When this new wave of technological advancement hits, the […]
GM has picked up Strobe in an acqui-hire of the 11-member engineering team behind the startup’s LiDAR technology. The deal gives GM a crucial part of the autonomous driving puzzle: an inexpensive way for vehicles to see better in challenging conditions. Get Our Icahn eBook! Get our entire 10-part series on Carl Icahn and other […]
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Alphabet Inc.’s Waymo is launching an educational campaign to support driverless car technology along with several other groups. The post Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Waymo to Advocate Self-Driving Car Safety appeared first on InvestorPlace.
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips BBRY stock is powered by software, and its QNX division demonstrated its autonomous car OS with a BlackBerry self-driving car. The post BlackBerry Ltd Just Put the First Self-Driving Car on Canadian Roads appeared first on InvestorPlace.
The legal battle between Uber and Waymo looks destined for a courtroom battle in December, based on today’s report that the ride-hailing firm has rejected the self-driving tech firm’s settlement offer. Waymo reportedly demanded more than $1 billion and a public apology from Uber Technologies. j_nnesk_sser / Pixabay Given the many problems facing the ride-haling […]
Despite fines from soccer’s governing body and a new law requiring respect for China’s anthem, fans in the semiautonomous city of Hong Kong keep booing.