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  • Driverless car roaming through Sharjah community powered by Huawei tech 31 May 2020 06:20 ITP.net Sharjah Holding, a strategic partnership between Majid Al Futtaim Properties and Sharjah Asset Management, has announced a collaboration between the Al Zahia community and the Ministry of Health and Prevention to deploy autonomous vehicles in the community …
  • Better Buy: Activision Blizzard vs. NVIDIA 30 May 2020 21:08 The Motley Fool Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) and NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) are pillars of the video game industry. The former has over 400 million monthly active users across its portfolio of top gaming franchises, including Call of Duty, World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and …
  • Automotive eCall Market Trends – What will be the Short-term Impact of COVID-19? 30 May 2020 17:08 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 30, 2020 (The Expresswire) -- The global Automotive eCall Market is likely to rise at a remarkable growth during the forecast period. The industry has advanced by leaps …
  • Global Autonomous Trucks and Buses Market 2020 Segmentation Analysis, Key Players, Industry Share and Forecast by 2026 30 May 2020 15:02 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 30, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) -- The comprehensive research study on Global Autonomous Trucks and Buses Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, …
  • 25 technologies that have changed the world 30 May 2020 12:09 Cnet Apple's Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone on Jan. 9, 2007, calling it a "revolutionary and magical product that is literally five years ahead of any other mobile phone," Photo courtesy of Apple If 1995 seems a long time ago, that's because …
  • Cairo Technology Week 2020 30 May 2020 10:46 Media Line Date and time: Monday, June 15, 2020, 9 am to Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 10 pm Eastern European Time (UTC+2) Location: Heliopolis Towers Hotel. El Shaheed Sayed Zakaria, Sheraton Al Matar, Cairo Governorate 11736 Egypt Cost: Free Register here. Cairo …
  • Birth of new ideas: Opportunities for startups in a time of crisis 30 May 2020 09:36 Economic Times By Ravi Narayan Undoubtedly, it is a time to despair. But it is also a time to hope. Yes, the rapidly spreading Coronavirus pandemic has put immense strain on large businesses and startups alike. And yes, investors are on edge, valuations have come down …
  • Take a "RoadTrip" with The Auto Channel 30 May 2020 02:25 Autochannel SEE ALSO: VIDEO FEATURE: "Never Stop Driving" Publishers Note: Twenty-two years ago when we first published the on-line version of The Auto Channel, there was no talk or even a thought of ever having to consider giving up our freedom of mobility …
  • Movie Review: ‘We Need to Talk About A.I.’ 30 May 2020 02:17 Times Beacon Record Online New documentary examines the future of artificial intelligence               and the impact it will have on our world. Reviewed By Jeffrey Sanzel We Need to Talk About AI is an intriguing and occasionally alarmist documentary that explores the historical …
  • South Korea is the pivot in the Huawei wars 30 May 2020 00:07 South Korea News South Korea has told Washington that restrictions on semiconductor sales to Huawei and other Chinese companies are “unacceptable,” according to industry sources. Seoul is trying to mediate between Beijing and Washington following the US Commerce Department …
  • Nvidia: Accelerating Our Reality Upload 29 May 2020 23:18 Seeking Alpha Source: nvidia.com Investment Thesis From a long term perspective, it appears Nvidia (NVDA) is currently creating the infrastructure for future creations of "new simulations", which will be hosted in the cloud. There are many implications for …
  • Top 5 Most Popular Guru Buys of the 1st Quarter 29 May 2020 22:08 GuruFocus.com In the first quarter of 2020, many gurus had unusually high turnover rates in their portfolios as the market downturn in March led them to re-evaluate their holdings and distribute their funds to new value opportunities. According to GuruFocus’ Hot Picks, …
  • The 53 Best Social Distancing-Friendly Things To Do in Seattle This Weekend: May 29-31, 2020 29 May 2020 20:33 AltWeeklies.com It's a regular two-day weekend, whatever that means to you right now, and we hope you get some time away from your responsibilities to enjoy some good old-fashioned virtual entertainment. To help you decide where to tune in, we've rounded up our …
  • What Is Audi's Project 'Artemis'? 29 May 2020 20:25 Motor1.com Markus Duesmann launches “Artemis” project New Audi CEO and Volkswagen Board of Management Member for Group Research and Development creates agile unit for additional car projects Alex Hitzinger will establish and manage “Artemis” in Ingolstadt with use of …
  • Army goes deep on autonomous systems 29 May 2020 19:55 Federal Computer Week Army goes deep on autonomous systems By GCN Staff May 29, 2020 To accelerate advances in autonomous systems that will improve the military’s maneuverability in complex and contested environments, the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) will be conducting nine …
  • Cell Tower Wars… Continued 29 May 2020 19:33 The Source Weekly - Bend Oregon Last fall, a group of parents and kids from Elk Meadow Elementary School stormed Bend City Hall for weeks, demanding the City stop Verizon Wireless from building a cell tower next to the school. Verizon built the tower anyway, and Bend City Council said …
  • AI Weekly: Autonomous vehicle companies pivot to charitable deliveries during the pandemic 29 May 2020 19:11 VentureBeat Early on, the pandemic — which passed a grim milestone in the U.S. this week of over 100,000 dead — motivated the shuttering of businesses deemed nonessential out of concern for workers’ well-being. One industry heavily affected was self-driving vehicles, …
  • How 5G Technology Stocks Could Save Lives 29 May 2020 18:01 Money Morning During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, medical facilities were spread thin in densely populated areas like New York City. Beds where initially in short supply, and in some hospitals, patients were lined up in the hallways as the system was …
  • The Army Is Funding Research Into A Structural Cloak Of Invisibility To Protect Soldiers, Vehicles And More 29 May 2020 16:21 Forbes This University of Missouri-developed structured lattice-type material protects against damage from ... [+] mechanical energy waves, steering them around objects that it encloses. University of Missouri Harry Potter acolytes are familiar with his special …
  • 5G technology is the future 29 May 2020 16:02 Mail & Guardian SPONSORED In July 2019, President Ramaphosa first spoke about the government’s plan to upgrade South Africa from 4G to 5G (fifth-generation wireless communication technology) with the help of Chinese telecoms giant, Huawei. It wasn’t initially an urgent …
  • The 14 Features Any Ethical Covid-19 Contact Tracing Effort Should Incorporate 29 May 2020 14:35 Forbes It will be vital for Governments to develop systems for intelligent spatial management to manage the ... [+] spread of Covid-19. Verses Contact tracing is widely seen as an important weapon in the arsenal to address the spread of the coronavirus, and …
  • China Concerns Spark Late 29 May 2020 14:20 Zacks.com 3 Stocks Poised to Soar with the Emergence of 5G Networks Special opportunity ends midnight Sunday. Special opportunity ends in . Industry analysts have called it the "4th Industrial Revolution." Research suggests this cutting-edge technology …
  • Congress must proceed with caution on driverless cars bill 29 May 2020 13:29 The Hill The May 20 article, “Action on driverless cars hits speed bump as Congress focuses on pandemic,” unfortunately only portrayed the bullish push for autonomous vehicle (AV) legislation. There is a major disconnect between the current state of progress on AVs …
  • Trade war, then tech war, and now capital war 29 May 2020 12:38 The Hindu Business Line The US is the dominant world power, and China the rising threat to it, for global hegemony. Under President Trump, the US felt it had, for long, endured a negative trade balance with China. So, it embarked on a trade war to correct it, reaching a Phase 1 …
  • 5G has no link to COVID-19 as social media aims to squash false conspiracy theory 29 May 2020 12:08 Cnet Some people have targeted 5G over worries about its health impacts. But it didn't cause the coronavirus.  Getty Images For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. As the coronavirus sweeps the …
  • Automotive Piston Market 2020-2024 | Demand for Forged Pistons to Boost Growth | Technavio 29 May 2020 11:42 Odessa American LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2020-- Technavio has been monitoring the automotive piston market and it is poised to grow by 45.5 million units during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 2% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to- …
  • UK automotive production at lowest level since WW2, to cost industry $15B 29 May 2020 10:55 The Next Web Credit: Lennu Kuhne - Unsplash With auto factories closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s clear that production was going to take a hit. Now we know just how big an impact it had in the UK. In the month of April, carmakers based in the United Kingdom …
  • O2 UK, partners complete self-driving car cybersecurity project 29 May 2020 10:09 Telecompaper O2 UK has completed a project with partners to develop a blueprint to protect self-driving cars from cyber attacks. O2 provided access to its technical subject matter experts for the 12-week Baselining, Automation and Response for CAV Testbed (BeARCAT) …
  • Imperial PhD student named in community of Europe’s best young innovators 29 May 2020 10:00 Imperial College London News Swapnil Jagtap has been named as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Europe for his research on reducing the carbon impact of aviation. Swapnil Jagtap, PhD student in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, has been named as one of Forbes’ 30  …
  • Siemens delivers connected infrastructure for West Midlands Future Mobility project 29 May 2020 09:58 Telecompaper Siemens Mobility has won a contract from Transport for West Midlands to supply connected infrastructure and software services for the Midlands Future Mobility project. The Midlands Future Mobility (MFM) project aims to develop an on-street testbed of …
  • Which Stock Should You Go For: Google Or Facebook? 29 May 2020 09:09 Trefis Facebook’s stock (NASDAQ:FB) is up by about 16% since early 2018 – well below the 28% gain for Google’s parent Alphabet’s stock (NASDAQ:GOOG) over the same period. Interestingly, though, Facebook’s Revenues have grown by 74% between 2017 and 2019, which is …
  • Global Edge Computing Market is Projected to grow at a CAGR of 26.5% during the forecast period 2020-2027 29 May 2020 08:56 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 29, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) -- The global edge computing market is expected to grow from USD 2.8 billion in 2019 to USD 18.36 billion by 2027, at a CAGR of 26.5% …
  • Who Will Own the Cars That Drive Themselves? 29 May 2020 08:05 The New York Times It was a difficult question even before the coronavirus pandemic hit: When self-driving cars eventually rule the roads, will Americans own their cars or make use of ride-hailing fleets? The challenge is now threefold. Self-driving car technology had …
  • IDC Announces Best Digital Government Initiatives of the 2020 Smart City Asia/Pacific Awards 29 May 2020 06:04 IDC 19 Smart City projects across Asia/Pacific excluding Japan named Best of the Best in the 14 IDC Smart City Functional eService Categories SINGAPORE, May 29, 2020 –IDC Asia/Pacific announced today the 19 winners for this year’s IDC Smart City Asia…
  • Christchurch City Council wins IDC Smart City Asia Pacific Award for EQRNet 29 May 2020 06:03 IDC IDC PRESS RELEASE Christchurch City Council wins IDC Smart City Asia/Pacific Award for EQRNet - Earthquake Response Management 19 Smart City projects across Asia/Pacific excluding Japan named Best of the Best in the 14 IDC Smart City Functional …
  • Robot cars made by driverless technology company will deliver prescription medicine to CVS customers 29 May 2020 01:41 Charleston Daily Mail Robot cars made by driverless technology company will deliver prescription medicine to CVS customers in Texas The company Nuro will launch robot cars in Texas starting in June It will start with autonomous Toyota Prius' and move to its driverless R2 …
  • Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ETF (BOTZ) at 52-Week High 29 May 2020 00:27 Investing.com For investors looking for momentum, Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ETF BOTZ is probably a suitable pick. The fund just hit a 52-week high and is up 57.4% from its 52-week low price of $14.77/share. Let’s take a look at the fund and its …
  • Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ETF (BOTZ) at 52 29 May 2020 00:27 Zacks.com For investors looking for momentum, Global X Robotics & Artificial Intelligence ETF (BOTZ - Free Report) is probably a suitable pick. The fund just hit a 52-week high and is up 57.4% from its 52-week low price of $14.77/share. Let’s take a look at …
  • A Zen Buddhist monk’s approach to democratizing AI 29 May 2020 00:10 Stanford Colin Garvey, a postdoctoral research fellow at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) and Institute for Human-centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI), took an unusual path to his studies in the social science of …
  • CVS Pharmacy prescriptions go high-tech with self-driving delivery - Roadshow 28 May 2020 21:53 C Net Nuro: Now ready to deliver prescriptions. Nuro As we continue to sort out life in the coronavirus era, many households are making use of delivery services for things like groceries, baby food and pet supplies. Soon, Houston residents will be able to have …
  • Nvidia: The Case For $400+/Share 28 May 2020 19:25 Seeking Alpha Nvidia (NVDA) is a stock that screens expensively on headline numbers, but I would contend that its current valuation is well-deserved given its longer-term growth potential. It's not every day that you come across a stock with exposure to a virtually …
  • VinAI Deploys Vietnam’s First NVIDIA DGX A100 for NLP Research 28 May 2020 17:41 HPCwire SINGAPORE, May 28, 2020 — NVIDIA announced Vietnam’s first deployment of the new NVIDIA DGX A100 system at VinAI, the country’s first research lab. VinAI has big plans for the GPU-accelerated data center in a box, which offers 5 petaflops of AI computing …
  • Old School Industry Expected to be a Major AI Spender 28 May 2020 16:39 ETF Trends The artificial intelligence (AI) market is sprawling and booming and investors can harness some of the most compelling opportunities in disruptive technology with the ARK Autonomous Technology & Robotics ETF (NYSEARCA: ARKQ). ARKQ captures the …
  • Xbox Series X will be 'most compatible console ever', says Microsoft, as next-gen battle against PS5 continues 28 May 2020 15:45 Independent The Xbox Series X will be the most compatible console ever, Microsoft has claimed, as its battle with the PlayStation 5 continues. The new Xbox console will be able to play games from the original Xbox and will bring players' progression in these games …
  • Speaking Of Space Launches, Here’s How Apollo 12 Was Saved By A Steely-Eyed Missile Man, Plus Lessons For Self-Driving Cars 28 May 2020 15:43 Forbes Apollo 12 has lessons for today's AI-based complex systems. Getty This is an exciting week for space travel and kudos goes to NASA and SpaceX for being on the verge of launching astronauts into space from U.S. soil after about a decade long hiatus, …
  • Optimus Ride begins delivering food to families in need in Washington, D.C. 28 May 2020 15:30 VentureBeat Optimus Ride, a startup developing self-driving shuttles principally for transportation, today announced that three of its vehicles will begin making deliveries at the Yards, a waterfront development in Washington, D.C., beginning this week. From D.C.-area …
  • Mobileye demos self-driving car that uses cameras to get around 28 May 2020 15:30 VentureBeat Mobileye, Intel’s driverless vehicle R&D division, today published a 40-minute video of one of its cars navigating a 160-mile stretch of Jerusalem streets. The video features top-down footage captured by a drone, as well as an in-cabin cam recording, …
  • CVS, Nuro partner on autonomous vehicle delivery service 28 May 2020 15:17 Houston Chronicle By Amanda Drane, Staff writer Published 10:06 am CDT, Thursday, May 28, 2020 Sola Lawal, right, product operations manager at Nuro, explains autonomous driving technology to Melvin Hopkins, who works for Houston City Council Member Martha Castex-Tatum, …
  • Nuro partners with CVS to deliver prescriptions in Houston 28 May 2020 14:30 VentureBeat Self-driving delivery startup Nuro today announced a partnership to ferry prescriptions and other essentials to customers. The pilot, which will be limited to the Greater Houston area when it begins in June, will serve people across three zip codes near …
  • Work starts on West Midlands autonomous vehicle test route 28 May 2020 14:17 Telecompaper The Midlands Future Mobility testbed in the UK announced that work has started on its 300km test environment. This will see autonomous, self-driving vehicles tested on urban, suburban, rural and highway roads. Work has now started on Phase One of the …