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  • Uber's Robust Growth Makes Up For Losses, As Company Gears Up For IPO This Year 18 Feb 2019 17:09 Benzinga Uber announced its fourth quarter 2018 earnings yesterday, reporting a net loss of $865 million and an adjusted pro-forma net loss of $768 million. Though the figures on the outset look better than Q3 2018 pre-tax net loss of $971 million, the Q4 2018 net …
  • China to launch 'the world's first 5G railway station' with Huawei technology 18 Feb 2019 16:47 Charleston Daily Mail China is set to launch what it bills as 'the world's first 5G railway station' this year with the technology from Huawei. The news comes as the tech firm is blocked and scrutinised by the West over fears that it is spying on its users for …
  • Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance Partnering With Google 18 Feb 2019 16:30 TheDetroitBureau.com The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance is making plans with Waymo to find ways to exploit the ever-changing mobility world. The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, which is preparing to hang together in the post-Ghosn era, plans to join Google’s camp for …
  • Tarrytown’s Carrier Logistics helps trucking companies keep up with demands of digital economy 18 Feb 2019 15:39 Fairfield County Business Journal Pick any object and, odds are, it came off a truck. As Carrier Logistics Inc. President Ben Wiesen puts it, “everything we interact with, from the pen that you’re holding, to the table we are sitting around, got moved from its point of manufacture to the …
  • Electric cars could change everything for drivers, UT experts say 18 Feb 2019 14:06 Tennessean Preston Jacobsen, UT sustainability manager, talks about the school's fleet of 11 Nissan Leaf's and its goal of becoming a carbon neutral campus. Calvin Mattheis, calvin.mattheis@knoxnews.com You may never own an electric car, but in a few years …
  • From plug-in to buy-in: As electric cars improve, they will be widely used in future, says UT experts 18 Feb 2019 13:07 Tennessean Preston Jacobsen, UT sustainability manager, talks about the school's fleet of 11 Nissan Leaf's and its goal of becoming a carbon neutral campus. Calvin Mattheis, calvin.mattheis@knoxnews.com You may never own an electric car, but in a few years …
  • Wireless Charging and Our Autonomous Electric Future 18 Feb 2019 13:05 Tech News World The Georgetown University Master's in Cybersecurity Risk Management prepares you to navigate today’s complex cyber threats. Take classes online, on campus, or through a combination of both -- so you don’t have to interrupt your career. Learn more. One …
  • Hands-Free Driving Conversation Continues With New Bills Introduced In Michigan State House 18 Feb 2019 12:54 WEMU Michigan could become a completely hands-free driving state.  A new bill in the state House comes after Governor Gretchen Whitmer made distracted driving a priority during her State of the State address. Cheyna Roth reports on legislation that would reduce …
  • Jargon Watch: What ‘Roadmanship’ Means to a Self-Driving Car 18 Feb 2019 11:18 News Roadmanship n. A proposed safety standard for self-driving cars, based on the road etiquette of humans. In 1909, when horseless carriages were all the rage, a magazine called Country Life in America advised new drivers on “the ­ethics of good roadmanship.” …
  • Small-cap growth, ultrashort strategies reign 18 Feb 2019 10:20 Pensions & Investments Small-cap growth dominated the list of top-performing equity strategies for the year ended Dec. 31 in Morningstar Inc.'s separate account database, while an ultrashort bond strategy held the top spot among one-year fixed-income returns, with five …
  • Light rail is the winning option for Las Vegas transportation 18 Feb 2019 10:19 Las Vegas Sun Regional Transportation Commission A rendering of a proposed light rail system along Maryland Parkway. Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 | 2 a.m. The future is yours to shape, Las Vegas. RTC public presentations • 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, RTC administrative building, …
  • Beta Technologies Pops Out Of Stealth, Is Gearing Up To Be More Than An eVTOL Startup 18 Feb 2019 10:10 CleanTechnica Aviation Published on February 17th, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart 0 February 17th, 2019 by Nicolas Zart  Photo by Eric Adams ©, used with permission.It seems not a week goes by without the introduction of another electric vertical take-off & landing (eVTOL) …
  • The #1 Cause Of Death In Children & Adolescents In The United States 18 Feb 2019 07:57 CleanTechnica Air Quality Published on February 18th, 2019 | by Cynthia Shahan 0 February 18th, 2019 by Cynthia Shahan  A valuable report published in the New England Journal of Medicine lists the 10 leading causes of death among American youth. It examines statistics …
  • Why not pitch GM plant to Amazon? 18 Feb 2019 05:45 Tribune Chronicle New Yorkers have shunned Amazon’s plans to bring tens of thousands of jobs to that city in the form of HQ2. At the same time, General Motors is preparing to idle its automaking plant here, leaving some 5 million square feet of plant vacant. As we see it, …
  • The Latest: Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade 18 Feb 2019 04:42 Myrtle Beach Sun News The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times EST): 11:15 p.m. Amid music from video games and the ringing of pinball machines and the sound of cans of domestic and craft beers cracking open, Booker talked policy with local Democrats at a …
  • The Latest: Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade 18 Feb 2019 04:33 WFED The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times EST): 11:15 p.m. Amid music from video games and the ringing of pinball machines and the sound of cans of domestic and craft beers cracking open, Booker talked policy with local Democrats at a …
  • Booker talks policy, plays Pac-Man at barcade 18 Feb 2019 04:26 The Herald The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times EST): 11:15 p.m. Amid music from video games and the ringing of pinball machines and the sound of cans of domestic and craft beers cracking open, Booker talked policy with local Democrats at a …
  • Fortescue says two driverless trucks involved in low-speed incident 18 Feb 2019 02:07 iTnews Australia Australian iron ore miner Fortescue said on Friday that one of its driverless trucks, travelling at low speed, ran into another that was parked at its remote Western Australian operations in an incident earlier this week. The miner said in a statement that …
  • Crown Castle: Billionaire Bill Gates Quietly Buying This Top Dividend Stock 18 Feb 2019 01:54 Investing.com When Bill Gates makes a move, people take notice. Gates struck it rich during the software revolution. As the founder and main force behind Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), he built a fortune worth of over $86.0 billion. Today, the tech entrepreneur owns a …
  • Data-driven future awaits economy 18 Feb 2019 01:27 Bangkok Post A smart robot operates a touchscreen tablet. (Photo courtesy of ABeam Consulting) In 2019, emerging technologies ranging from the Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) to multiple cloud are continuing to gain momentum, …
  • The Latest: Warren describes squeeze facing working families 18 Feb 2019 01:22 Lexington Herald Leader The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times EST): 8 p.m. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren described a squeeze on working families as she made her first appearance before Nevada voters since declaring her candidacy. …
  • Warren describes squeeze facing working families 18 Feb 2019 01:21 The Herald The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times EST): 8 p.m. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren described a squeeze on working families as she made her first appearance before Nevada voters since declaring her candidacy. …
  • The Latest: Warren describes squeeze facing working families 18 Feb 2019 01:11 SF Gate FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2016, file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., attends a rally in Las Vegas. The rally was held to support Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Warren, who made her name as a consumer advocate in the wake of the 2008 …
  • The next wave of ‘unicorn’ startups focus on software 18 Feb 2019 01:08 Seattle Times SAN FRANCISCO — Technology startups worth $1 billion, once as rare as unicorns, are now plentiful enough and old enough that there is a new generation behind them — one that looks very different. Silicon Valley’s current crop of highly valued tech startups …
  • 3 Warren Buffett Dividend Stocks to Buy in February 17 Feb 2019 23:19 The Motley Fool Warren Buffett continues to hold off on initiating a dividend program for Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B). But there's no question that the legendary investor likes dividends. He even noted in his letter to shareholders last year that …
  • IBM vs. Alphabet: Which Is the Better Buy? 17 Feb 2019 23:19 The Motley Fool Over the last 20 years, the growth of the internet and the subsequent emergence of mobile and cloud computing have disrupted IBM (NYSE:IBM). As IT spending at companies has shifted to the cloud, Big Blue has scrambled to shed old assets and invest in new …
  • Booker holds back on questions about 'Empire' actor attack 17 Feb 2019 22:51 Brandon Sun Democratic presidential candidates spent Sunday courting voters in states with influential early roles in the 2020 primary, their busy pace of holiday weekend campaigning demonstrating that the contest to challenge President Donald Trump is fully underway. …
  • Booker holds back on questions about ‘Empire’ actor attack 17 Feb 2019 22:37 WFED Democratic presidential candidates spent Sunday courting voters in states with influential early roles in the 2020 primary, their busy pace of holiday weekend campaigning demonstrating that the contest to challenge President Donald Trump is fully underway. …
  • As Uber, Slack, And Airbnb Prepare For IPOs, Investors Should Compare These Firms To...Whom? 17 Feb 2019 22:33 Seeking Alpha Tech firms like Facebook (FB), Google (GOOG), Apple (AAPL), and Amazon (AMZN) defy easy classification because they operate or impact so many different industries. So when a company like Uber (PRIVATE:UBER), Lyft (PRIVATE:LYFT), or Airbnb (PRIVATE:AIRBNB) …
  • Me & My Car: investigating a curvaceous Porsche 356 outlaw 17 Feb 2019 22:02 Northern Advocate Tell us about your Porsche. The car is a 1960 Porsche 356B coupe with a 1600-litre engine and is a four-speed manual. It is silver with a burgundy interior. It has been turned into an “outlaw”, having been slightly lowered, with the bumpers and some trim …
  • Jaguar's 'connected car' could mean you'll never see a red light again 17 Feb 2019 21:43 Australian Business Traveller by Paul Gover | February 18, 2019 Silent, electric, self-driving cars are creating a new set of challenges for the world’s carmakers. But connected cars also promise to make life easier on the road. Vehicles that talk to each other, and to roadside …
  • Yes, Electric Vehicles Work In Winter — Better Than Gas Cars! 17 Feb 2019 21:23 CleanTechnica Cars Published on February 17th, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart 0 February 17th, 2019 by Nicolas Zart  Electric vehicles (EV) and gas cars are not very efficient in cold weather. But while we’ve grown to blindly accept the limitations of traditional cars, EVs are …
  • Global Simultaneous Localization and Mapping Technology Market Growing at a CAGR of +70% During Forecast Period 2019-2026,Key Players – Intel, Microsoft, Apple, Facebook 17 Feb 2019 20:23 University Chronicle Global Simultaneous Localization and Mapping Technology Market 2019-2026 Technological, Innovative Trends, New Ideas, Strategies and Key Players Pune, India — (SBWIRE) — 02/17/2019 — Simultaneous localization and mapping is the process of creating …
  • A Conversation With WiTricity CEO Alex Gruzen — #CleanTechnica Exclusive 17 Feb 2019 19:44 CleanTechnica February 17th, 2019 by Steve Hanley  Things are happening at WiTricity, a world leader in wireless vehicle charging. Last week, it announced a new partnership with MAHLE, a Tier 1 supplier to the global automotive industry. The news this week is that …
  • The Latest: Booker now reserving judgment on Smollett case 17 Feb 2019 19:26 Valley Morning Star The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker, who called the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett a "modern-day lynching" after the actor reported it, is withholding judgment on reports alleging …
  • The Latest: Booker now reserving judgment on Smollett case 17 Feb 2019 18:28 Myrtle Beach Sun News The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker, who called the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett a "modern-day lynching" after the actor reported it, is withholding judgment on reports alleging …
  • Booker now reserving judgment on Smollett case 17 Feb 2019 18:28 The Herald The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker, who called the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett a "modern-day lynching" after the actor reported it, is withholding judgment on reports alleging …
  • 'He's not indispensable at all' 17 Feb 2019 18:27 Washington Times Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, who is weighing a 2020 GOP primary challenge to President Trump, said the president is not “indispensable” and that Republican officials want to get through the process without a serious debate on issues. “I think the …
  • The Latest: Booker now reserving judgment on Smollett case 17 Feb 2019 18:24 Fox34 By The Associated Press The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker, who called the alleged attack on Jussie Smollett a "modern-day lynching" after the actor reported it, is withholding …
  • Bill Weld mulls 2020 primary challenge to Trump: 'He's not indispensable at all' 17 Feb 2019 18:19 Washington Times Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, who is weighing a 2020 GOP primary challenge to President Trump, said the president is not “indispensable” and that Republican officials want to get through the process without a serious debate on issues. “I think the …
  • Aging in place aided by newest technology 17 Feb 2019 18:15 WFED Debra Berlyn of Consumer Policy Solutions discusses innovations such as smart homes and self-driving cars that can help seniors remain in their homes as they age. Copyright © 2019 Federal News Network. All rights reserved. This website is not intended for …
  • The Latest: First GOP challenger outlines campaign issues 17 Feb 2019 17:33 Valley Morning Star The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 10:45 The first Republican to move toward a primary challenge against President Donald Trump plans to campaign on what he calls Trump's reckless spending and lack of preparation in …
  • First GOP challenger outlines campaign issues 17 Feb 2019 16:51 The Herald The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 10:45 The first Republican to move toward a primary challenge against President Donald Trump plans to campaign on what he calls Trump's reckless spending and lack of preparation in …
  • First GOP challenger outlines campaign issues 17 Feb 2019 16:32 Brownsville Herald The Latest on the Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 10:45 The first Republican to move toward a primary challenge against President Donald Trump plans to campaign on what he calls Trump's reckless spending and lack of preparation in …
  • Promise of 5G wireless: speed, hype and risk 17 Feb 2019 15:28 Columbian.com NEW YORK — A much-hyped network upgrade called “5G” means different things to different people. To industry proponents, it’s the next huge innovation in wireless internet. To the U.S. government, it’s the backbone technology of a future that America will …
  • Unmanned solar plane to capture high-resolution images of Earth from 67,000 ft 17 Feb 2019 14:23 Mirror An unmanned solar plane with a wing span of 38 metres will take to the skies next year, to capture high-resolution images of the Earth. The drone, known as Astigan, will fly at nearly twice the cruising height of a Boeing 747 and could circle the Earth for …
  • With Galaxy S10, 5G and foldable devices, Samsung hopes to get its mojo back - CNET 17 Feb 2019 14:05 Google Feel like your Samsung phone's a little boring? That's about to change. Samsung's phone lineup will take a huge leap this year. Among the advances: fingerprint readers, super-fast 5G connectivity and even foldable phones that expand into …
  • With a lot riding on it, Samsung packs a lot into Unpacked 17 Feb 2019 13:25 Cnet Feel like your Samsung phone's a little boring? That's about to change. Samsung's phone lineup will take a huge leap this year. Among the advances: fingerprint readers, super-fast 5G connectivity and even foldable phones that expand into …
  • First self-driving car made in UAE to hit the... 17 Feb 2019 11:45 Khaleej Times All the elements of the car create a balanced harmony of the science and art of automotive technology and functionally aesthetic design. UAE-based automotive company W Motors' has announced the unveiling of MUSE at Auto Shanghai 2019 on April 16. The …
  • NVIDIA Earnings: A Train Wreck, but the Market Was Relieved Guidance Wasn't Worse 17 Feb 2019 11:41 The Motley Fool NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year earnings for fiscal 2019 after the market closed on Thursday. For the quarter, revenue fell 24%, earnings per share dropped 48%, and EPS adjusted for one-time items plunged 53%. Investors already …