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  • Richard Branson Says He Supports Universal Basic Income, Robots Taking Jobs 16 Aug 2017 23:13 International Business News Billionaire and Virgin Group founder Richard Branson is the latest businessman to say that universal basic income (UBI) can help people as jobs are lost to automation.  In a post, Branson detailed his experience is Finland, where the country is already …
  • Having a minimum wage law is a mistake 16 Aug 2017 23:12 livemint.com The proposed wage code Bill is the first serious venture in labour law reform by the current government. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint The cabinet recently approved the Code on Wages Bill, which proposes to make minimum wages a statutory right for all …
  • ‘As good as it gets?’ Wireless industry faces obstacles to continued growth, analyst says 16 Aug 2017 22:53 Calgary Herald The wireless industry has enjoyed an extended period of growth, as more people spend more money on pricier smartphone plans, but one analyst is questioning whether results can get any better after a “blow out” second quarter. RBC Capital Markets analyst …
  • For self-driving tech, weather is snow easy job 16 Aug 2017 22:02 Today's Trucking NASHVILLE, TN – Trucking is rolling into the future, and the trucks may be getting there all by themselves. Autonomous trucking was the topic of the moment this week at the 2017 In.Sight user conference and expo in Nashville, with panelists disagreeing on …
  • Baldwin County competing for $1.6 billion auto plant 16 Aug 2017 21:57 Lagniappe By John Mullen Tucker Dorsey knows the process for landing an auto plant in Baldwin County is just barely beginning. But he also knows the county’s South Alabama Mega Site near Bay Minette will have the county in the running. “We know that our spot …
  • Fiat Chrysler joins BMW, Intel and Mobileye’s autonomous car development program 16 Aug 2017 21:52 Car Advice Fiat Chrysler (FCA) has signed a memorandum of understanding to join the autonomous vehicle development program led by the BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye. The Italian-American car company says it will contribute engineering and other technical resources to …
  • Move Over Self-Driving Cars. Self-Flying Planes Are Next! 16 Aug 2017 21:44 MainStreet.com The "next big transformation in the aviation industry" could be pilotless planes, according to Doug Davis, the Director of the Unmanned Aircraft Program at New Mexico State University. The statement from Davis comes as analysis by Swiss bank UBS …
  • Chinese auto makers stall on Fiat Chrysler bid 16 Aug 2017 21:43 Globe and Mail Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. said on Wednesday it was not planning a bid for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV, and while other potential Chinese suitors remain, any tie-up could face significant U.S. regulatory obstacles. Geely was one of several Chinese …
  • Alphabet's self-driving cars want to replace steering wheels with just one tiny 'Go' button 16 Aug 2017 21:31 Business Insider Waymo's self-driving car console concept. Note the "Go" button. Waymo/US Patent and Trademark Office Getting your self-driving car to take you somewhere might be as simple as pressing "Go." That's apparently Waymo's …
  • How Self-Driving Cars Are Changing Auto Insurance 16 Aug 2017 21:26 GuruFocus.com The auto insurance market is one of the most exciting segments of the insurance sector, but based on current developments in the automobile industry, this could soon change. Advances in technology have created an environment where innovation is the main …
  • General plan update gets OK from H.B. Planning Commission 16 Aug 2017 21:12 Los Angeles Times A document that will guide development decisions in Huntington Beach through 2040 was approved by the Planning Commission on Tuesday night. In separate votes, the commission unanimously authorized the city’s general plan update and an associated …
  • 3 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy Right Now 16 Aug 2017 21:09 The Motley Fool Warren Buffett didn't accumulate billions of dollars in wealth by picking a lot of bad stocks. Although even he would readily admit there were some clunkers along the way, most of the stocks bought by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) ( …
  • Alphabet's self-driving cars want to replace steering wheels with just one tiny 'Go' button (GOOGL, GOOG) 16 Aug 2017 20:57 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Waymo/US Patent and Trademark Office Getting your self-driving car to take you somewhere might be as simple as pressing "Go." That's apparently Waymo's vision, at least. The autonomous vehicle company, which is a sister company to …
  • Ford patent reveals removable steering wheel and pedals for self-driving cars 16 Aug 2017 20:31 Autoblog With fully automated driving, the need for a permanent steering wheel and pedals disappears. That doesn't mean cars will do away with them completely, though. Ford foresees a time when cars might not necessarily require controls for driver inputs, but …
  • Tech: Just press 'Go': Here's what Waymo wants to replace your car's steering wheel with (GOOGL, GOOG) 16 Aug 2017 20:19 Pulse Getting your self-driving car to take you somewhere might be as simple as pressing "Go." That's apparently Waymo's vision, at least. The autonomous vehicle company, which is a sister company to Google and is owned by Alphabet, was …
  • ‘Designing The Future’ 2017-2018 Public Lecture Series 16 Aug 2017 20:00 Los Alamos Daily Post   SANTA FE ― The School for Advanced Research (SAR) announces its Public Lecture Series, titled Designing the Future.   The events, free for SAR members and $10 for nonmembers unless otherwise noted, begins at 6:30 p.m. at the James A. Little Theatre on …
  • Fiat Chrysler joins alliance on road to self-driving cars 16 Aug 2017 19:57 Telegraph.co.uk Announcing the addition, the coalition said FCA joining would help leverage each member’s strengths and technologies, with FCA adding sales volumes and experience in North America. The target of deploying 40 autonomous vehicles for real-world driving …
  • Trump disbands CEO advisory panels 16 Aug 2017 19:49 The Politico With David Beavers and Aubree Eliza Weaver TRUMP DISBANDS CEO ADVISORY PANELS: President Donald Trump disbanded both his advisory panels of corporate chief executives today after at least one of them appeared on the verge of dissolving. “Rather than …
  • Fiat Chrysler partners with BMW, Intel on self-driving cars 16 Aug 2017 19:48 News Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will join BMW AG and Intel Corp. in developing a platform for self-driving vehicles, giving the Italian-American automaker new technology partners and adding heft to their existing coalition. FCA, which supplies plug-in hybrid …
  • Fiat Chrysler joins BMW-Intel to develop driverless cars 16 Aug 2017 19:37 Los Angeles Times Automaker FCA, also known as Fiat Chrysler, buffed up its image as a technology player Wednesday by linking with BMW and Intel to develop driverless cars. Last year, BMW and Intel, which recently bought driverless technology provider Mobileye, formed a …
  • We can program robots not to get all up in our personal space 16 Aug 2017 19:05 New Scientist Polite robots keep out of our wayChristophe Morin/IP3/Getty Images By Aylin Woodward FOR robots to coexist amicably with us, they need to learn about personal space. A software upgrade could help droids navigate crowded places like malls without …
  • TIA's Voltmann shares details of White House meeting 16 Aug 2017 19:03 Fleet Owner Magazine The TIA leadership team outside the White House following a July 31 meeting. (Photo: TIA) July 31 was a “crazy day” at the White House, according to Robert Voltmann, president and CEO of the Transportation Intermediaries Associations (TIA).  As news broke …
  • 5 new goals the Nashville chamber covets for transit in Middle Tennessee 16 Aug 2017 18:55 Tennessean As Mayor Megan Barry's administration pursues the first leg of a high-speed transit system in Nashville, a new consultants' report shows how the entire five-corridor network would work, what it would look like, and where the construction and …
  • Fiat Chrysler teams up with Intel, BMW to build self-driving cars 16 Aug 2017 18:31 SiliconANGLE Intel Corp. has gained yet another ally in its push to become a leader in technology for self-driving cars. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V., the world’s seventh-largest automaker, today joined an initiative led by the chip giant and BMW AG to develop …
  • Microsoft teaches autonomous gliders to make decisions on their own 16 Aug 2017 18:16 The Star HAWTHORNE, NEV.—As the glider turned and flew south, four men gave chase in an SUV below, rolling through the Nevada desert. From the front seats, two of the men tracked the glider by sight. In the back, the other two followed the flight on their laptops, …
  • Lawyers clash over an imaged hard drive as Waymo v. Uber hurtles toward trial 16 Aug 2017 18:16 Arc Technica Enlarge / An Uber driverless Ford Fusion drives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images reader comments 10 SAN FRANCISCO—During a heated court hearing here today, Waymo lawyers accused Uber's law firm, Morrison Foerster …
  • Fiat Chrysler Joins BMW & Intel in Mega Self 16 Aug 2017 18:06 Zacks.com On Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler (FCAU - Free Report) said that it is banding together with German car manufacturer BMW (BAMXF - Free Report) and tech giant Intel Corp. (INTC - Free Report) in a self-driving car alliance. Intel, of course, notably acquired …
  • Is There a Buyer for Ford? 16 Aug 2017 17:57 24/7 Wall St The recent report that a China-based buyer made an offer for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) got us thinking about whether there might be a buyer somewhere interested in Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F). Why Ford? Well, its market cap of around $43 …
  • How America Is Closing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap 16 Aug 2017 17:40 Knowledge@Wharton America is facing a critical shortage of people trained in cybersecurity. The Cybersecurity Workforce Alliance — a partnership of companies, the government and universities — aims to bridge that skills gap because the country’s future literally could …
  • Ford patents removable pedals, steering wheel in self-driving cars - Roadshow 16 Aug 2017 17:39 C Net Most concept cars that tout autonomy tend to have some complicated system whereby the pedals and/or the steering wheel fold into the dashboard when not in use. Ford's latest patent takes a different, and admittedly easier approach. The system is …
  • US varsity to train 10,000 Americans for Infosys jobs 16 Aug 2017 17:30 FinancialExpress.com “Training will be aimed at new employees and conducted in our West Lafayette campus,” noted the university. (Image: Reuters) Purdue University in Indiana state of the US will train about 10,000 Americans whom Indian software major Infosys Ltd would hire …
  • Confirmed: New York State Is the Worst Place to Test Self-Driving Cars 16 Aug 2017 17:28 New York Observer On Route 27, the Sunrise Highway. Potentially, a new autonomous vehicle testing ground. Flickr user @dougtone Self-driving cars are the future, and New York wants to be part of it. Sort of. In May, we reported on news that New York had announced …
  • Fiat joins BMW's autonomous car platform initiative 16 Aug 2017 17:19 ComputerWeekly.com Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has joined the industry group developing an autonomous platform with car maker BMW. The collaboration, which involves engineers from BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye, intends to develop an autonomous car platform. The group …
  • Fiat Chrysler to join BMW-led self-driving car alliance 16 Aug 2017 17:12 Austrian Tribune Intensifying the race to develop the so-called ‘robotaxis,’ Fiat Chrysler (FCA) has decided to join a BMW-led alliance to develop self-driving or autonomous vehicles. Robotaxis can be called up by customers via smartphone and payments can be made by the …
  • Fiat Chrysler teams with BMW, Intel in creating autonomous-driving system 16 Aug 2017 17:04 MLive.com Fiat Chrysler will join in on a BMW-Intel partnership to develop an autonomous-driving system intended for "global development."  Before FCA joined in, BMW, Intel and Mobileye, which was recently acquired by Intel, started the autonomous  …
  • Chinese automakers kick tires at FCA, but any deal faces obstacles 16 Aug 2017 16:55 Reuters * Geely Automobile says foreign acquisition would be complicated * Chinese group first held talks with FCA last year - source * Geely not interested in FCA after buying into Proton - source * FCA shares touch 19-year high (Recasts throughout; adds details …
  • Intel's self-driving powerhouse group adds another major carmaker 16 Aug 2017 16:43 Mashable One of the biggest alliances in the race to develop self-driving cars just got even stronger by adding another key member.  The autonomous development group spearheaded by Intel, Mobileye and BMW Group announced today that it will add Fiat Chrysler …
  • Paris tests electric driverless minibus to fight pollution 16 Aug 2017 16:29 Daily Mail One of the world's leading autonomous vehicle researchers has warned that the world is 'on a collision course' with self driving vehicles. The new technology threatens millions of jobs and raises a slew of ethical dilemmas—prospects that were …
  • FCA Joins BMW, Intel Partnership To Develop Autonomous Platform 16 Aug 2017 16:26 Motor1.com BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding with the intention for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to be the first automaker to join them in developing a world leading, state-of-the-art autonomous …
  • ATRI looks to ID top trucking issues 16 Aug 2017 16:18 Today's Trucking NASHVILLE, TN – The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) officially opened its 2017 Critical Issues in the Trucking Industry Survey during the In.Sight user conference and expo. President and Chief Operating Officer Rebecca Brewster …
  • Fiat Chrysler partners with BMW, Intel, Mobileye on self-driving cars - Roadshow 16 Aug 2017 16:03 C Net Fiat Chrysler isn't content to stick with Waymo alone when it comes to preparing for self-driving vehicles. Fiat Chrysler announced Wednesday that it signed a memorandum of understanding with BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye (now under Intel's …
  • European Stocks Log 3rd Straight Rise As Euro Weakens 16 Aug 2017 16:00 4-traders By Carla Mozee and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Draghi not expected to rock policy boat at Jackson Hole European stocks pushed higher Wednesday, with stocks continuing to recover after the flare-up in tensions between the U.S. and North Korea and big …
  • Fiat Chrysler joins BMW in Intel's self-driving car initiative 16 Aug 2017 15:32 OregonLive.com Intel's efforts to market self-driving car technology got a boost Wednesday when Fiat Chrysler joined an existing partnership between Intel and BMW. The companies are developing a common platform for autonomous driving technology, and plan to have 40 …
  • Fiat Chrysler joins BMW, Intel in developing self-driving cars 16 Aug 2017 15:07 FOX Business Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) said Tuesday it will partner with BMW and Intel (INTC) to develop a platform for self-driving cars. The Italian-American automaker will contribute engineering and other technical resources to the existing BMW-Intel alliance, which …
  • Fiat Chrysler Joins BMW in Race to Make Self-Driving Cars 16 Aug 2017 14:50 The New York Times But on Wednesday, Fiat Chrysler said that it would join BMW’s existing alliance with Intel and the chip maker’s newly acquired self-driving technology unit, Mobileye. Fiat Chrysler and BMW said they were open to additional partners. “There was an …
  • Driverless Cars - The Race to Level 5 Autonomous Vehicles 16 Aug 2017 14:02 ENGINEERING.com Much like the infamous flying car, people have been dreaming of cars that can do the driving for them for nearly a century. While their aerial brethren are still largely mired in the conceptual stage, the technology to put self-driving cars on the road is …
  • Fiat Chrysler in team to develop autonomous driving 16 Aug 2017 13:36 Trade Arabia Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has signed an agreement with BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye to be the first automaker to join them in developing a world leading, state-of-the-art autonomous driving platform for global deployment. The development partners …
  • Featured Company News – Tower Semiconductor Announces Utilization of its SiGe Technology by DENSO 16 Aug 2017 13:24 Marketersmedia Research Desk Line-up: Semiconductor Manufacturing Intl. Post Earnings Coverage LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / August 16, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Tower Semiconductor Ltd …
  • Fiat joins BMW-led group to develop driverless cars 16 Aug 2017 13:05 Phys.org Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler on Wednesday said it was joining a BMW-led group to develop fully self-driving vehicles, the latest tie-up in an industry racing to get ready for the cars of the future. German luxury carmaker BMW began working on …
  • Intel’s self-driving supergroup brings Fiat Chrysler into the fold 16 Aug 2017 12:50 But FCA brings something useful to the table, too. Scalability remains an issue for autonomous vehicles -- that is, making the technology work with different makes and models. FCA owns a number of very different brands, including Chrysler, Fiat and Jeep, …

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