Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
From Turing to Watson: The Long-Burning Hype of Machine Learning - Research & Development AI and deep machine learning are the future of everything - Impact Lab 10/1/2015 - 3:30 pm | View Link
Yandex Considers Deal With Microsoft for Windows - Moscow Times ... revenue streams which have been hit by ... as Navteq, to beat out high-tech rivals such as Google in the race for a lead in self-driving ... 10/1/2015 - 2:35 pm | View Link
VW scandal: we’ve been fooling ourselves about emissions for years - Irish Times Even with this massive hit, it’s ... wasn’t looking actually to build its own range of cars, the message on self-driving autonomous vehicles is 10/1/2015 - 1:15 pm | View Link
Robot Trucks Hit the Road - REASON Online ... may end up beating fully self-driving cars in the race to ubiquity, since highway travel is more consistent than urban and suburban driving. 10/1/2015 - 12:26 pm | View Link
REUTERS SUMMIT-Yandex says may seek tie-up with Microsoft for ... - Philly.com ... streams which have been hit by a drop ... known as Navteq, to beat out high-tech rivals such as Google in the race for a lead in self-driving ... 10/1/2015 - 12:00 pm | View Link
Learning more about Google's self-driving cars made me terrified to ever drive again I knew that Google's self-driving cars looked adorable, but the full scope of how dramatically their technology will change the world really hit me earlier this week. At a panel Google hosted to update the press on its progress, the company dished out some ... 10/5/2015 - 6:55 am | View Link
60 Minutes: Self-driving cars hit the streets (CBS NEWS) -- Self-driving cars may sound like science fiction but they're already hitting the road for research as carmakers and tech companies race to develop the potentially life-saving technology. Bill Whitaker goes to Silicon Valley to take a ride and ... 10/4/2015 - 4:39 am | View Link
Self-driving taxis hit the streets in Japan next year Google, Uber and a handful of other firms are already working hard to develop self-driving cars in the U.S. but, in Japan, one company could be ready to launch the first totally automated vehicle as soon as next year. The Wall Street Journal reports that ... 10/2/2015 - 2:01 pm | View Link
Self-Driving Taxis Will Hit The Roads Next Year In Japan: Fully Operational By 2020? Self-driving cars in Japan will hit the roads sooner than their Silicon Valley counterparts as the country aims to offer driverless transport to 50 people in an area near Tokyo starting next year. Robot Taxi, a company based in Tokyo, said that they are ... 10/2/2015 - 12:59 pm | View Link
Robot Taxi aims for self-driving car service by 2020 For self driving cars to hit the road, the technology will need to be as flawless as possible and numerous regulatory hurdles will need to be cleared. With strong government backing, Robot Taxi might not have as much a challenge with latter, but the former ... 10/2/2015 - 12:52 pm | View Link
Self Driving Cars NEW YORK -- The city's streets will soon be a lot smarter. The Big Apple will test technology allowing cars to "talk" to one another as part of a con... 09/29/2015 - 9:51 am | View Website
Self-Driving One-Person Robot Cars Hit Sidewalks of Japan ... Now that we are all in agreement that the Segway is just never really going to catch on, it’s time to look at tiny self-driving vehicles like this one to get us ... 09/29/2015 - 8:40 am | View Website
Google's self-driving cars hit the roads in Austin, Texas ... Moving beyond California, the company is now test driving an autonomous vehicle in Austin, where it will further try to learn how to safely navigate the roads. 09/11/2015 - 1:37 am | View Website
Google's Self-Driving Cars Hit The Road Beside Cyclists ... Google's self-driving cars are designed and coded to be able to deal with the strangest traffic conditions. Unfortunately, Google just couldn't think of 08/30/2015 - 8:50 pm | View Website
Google’s self-driving cars hit twice in June, but new 25 ... Cars Technica / All things automotive Google’s self-driving cars hit twice in June, but new 25 mph pods unscathed Second official report reveals crash ... 07/6/2015 - 10:24 pm | View Website
FORT COLLINS — In response to a request from a group of citizens, the Fort Collins City Council will consider an update of its existing public nudity ordinance.
According to a press release, at its Oct. 20 meeting, the council will consider two options.
One option would keep the current policy, which does not allow women to be topless in public, but would add an exception for breast-feeding mothers.
The United States and 11 other nations Monday reached the most ambitious trade pact in a generation, aiming to liberalize commerce in 40 percent of the world’s economy in a deal that faces skepticism from both parties in Congress. The accord would phase out tariffs on thousands of goods and establish uniform rules of commerce.
State officials and Iowa farm groups embraced the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact announced Monday. Although most details have yet to be disclosed, livestock industry officials say it will include substantial reductions in export tariffs for U. S. beef, pork, poultry and dairy products. The agreement “will reduce trade barriers” and “allow Iowa ag products to compete on a level playing field,” said Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey.“I think it will be good for Iowa,” said Dave Miller, director of research and commodity services for the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation.
CEDAR RAPIDS — First District Rep. Rod Blum knows what he wants from the next Speaker of the House, but hasn’t decided which of three Republican colleagues he will back when the House GOP caucus votes for a successor to John Boehner. He’s “impressed” with Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, who chairs the Oversight Committee Blum sits on, and voted for Florida Rep.
CORALVILLE — Officials with a California-based digital magazine application company have opened a new office in Coralville. Earlier this month, officials with Next Issue Media, a digital magazine platform owned by Condé Nast, Hearst Magazines, KKR, Meredith, News Corp, Rogers Communications and Time Inc., announced Texture, a content subscription service to provide access to 160 worldwide magazines.