Monthly Archives: May 2019
The two recent fatal accidents with self-driving cars by Uber and Tesla have not led to the major backlash which many people had predicted. While this does not come as a surprise (the predictions ignored the long history of technical innovations, where accidents have rarely slowed or even halted the advance of a technology), nevertheless, […]
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Apple Inc.’s (AAPL) self-driving project is not about money. It won’t even make money, but it will position the company in building a business outside of smartphones. The post Apple Inc.’s Driverless Car Ambitions Hinge on Software Development appeared first on InvestorPlace.
A preliminary report on Uber’s self-driving crash doesn’t leave the company looking particularly great, and raises important questions about the future of self-driving car tests. The post Uber Self-Driving Car Had 6 Seconds to Avoid Fatal Pedestrian Crash appeared first on ExtremeTech.
A computer system failure and an inattentive safety driver kept the vehicle from stopping before killing a woman in Arizona in March, the National Transportation Safety Board said.
Today’s Giant Google Has 1/10th Workforce Of AT&T Had In 1964 – What Does The Future Hold For Labor Vs Robots?
When industrial robots were first introduced, many people feared they would take our jobs. In fact, one robot can do the work of more than 5 people. By 2025, the number of robots in the United States could quadruple, taking over even more of the labor that was once reserved for humans. Get The Timeless […]
Image Credit: MacRumors / YouTube video (screenshot) The not-so-secretive Apple car project has been in existence for the last several years. In April last year, Apple secured the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) permit to test its autonomous vehicles on public roads. The company’s fleet of self-driving cars has grown consistently since last year. […]
Boston Dynamics continues to make robots better able to track down humans during the robot apocalypse. The post Boston Dynamics Robots Can Now Run Outside, Navigate Autonomously appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Robot dogs that freaked people by opening doors out may soon come to a building near you Washington Post Boston Dynamics Wants to Sell You a Piece of the Impending Robot Apocolypse Gizmodo Boston Dynamics Has Created A Running Robot, And It’s Coming For You HuffPost ITEMS TAGGED WITH BOSTON DYNAMICS | HotHardware HotHardware SpotMini Autonomous Navigation YouTube Full coverage
Boston Dynamics Wants to Sell You a Piece of the Impending Robot Apocolypse Gizmodo Robot dogs that freaked people by opening doors out may soon come to a building near you Washington Post Boston Dynamics Has Created A Running Robot, And It’s Coming For You HuffPost ITEMS TAGGED WITH BOSTON DYNAMICS | HotHardware HotHardware SpotMini Autonomous Navigation YouTube Full coverage
Drive.ai said it would start a taxi service in Texas. It was the first new rollout of autonomous cars in the United States since one operated by Uber killed a pedestrian in March.