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  • Microsoft Develops Set-Top Box
    Microsoft has been developing designs for a simple set-top device for streaming video and other entertainment options. More
  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3DAmazon 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
  • YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicksYouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks
    Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
  • FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet serviceFCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service
    U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billionMicrosoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • FlyCleaners: Handling Your Dirty Laundry - Bloomberg
    Taking a CEO Tour of Ferrari's 458 Speciale - BusinessWeek
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  • Uber takes on Amazon’s drones with bike riders and footmen - Yahoo! News
    Elections 2014: Uber Delhi offers two free rides on polling day - NDTV
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  • This technology could save your car from disaster - ECN
    SUV with invisible hood -
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  • Navigation Without Representation: D.C.’s DMV Prepares for ... - Slate Magazine
    ... vehicles , allowing tech companies like Google to test out self-driving cars on public roadways. ... for autonomous vehicles to hit District
    04/9/2014 - 4:23 am | View Link
  • How Uber Plans to Beat Amazon With Bike Messengers - Wired News
    Uber Launches Courier Service in NYC -
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  • The Most Traffic-Jammed Cities In The U.S.
    Los Angeles tops the list with commuters suffering some of the worst gridlock in the world. How does your city stack up?
    03/4/2014 - 5:46 pm | View Link
  • Apple moves Siri back into cars with CarPlay
    It is probably safe to say that Apple had a fairly easy ride last decade when it came to cars due to the ubiquitous iPod. Similarly, when the iPhone hit the streets, Cupertino was quick to offer the hard wired integration that other phones conspicuously lacked.   read more        
    03/3/2014 - 5:45 pm | View Link
  • Innovator hopes to make robots a friendly presence in American lives
    This is Boris Sofman's idea of fun: bouncing along in a Hummer as it chases a self-driving SUV named Crusher with wheels the size of an NBA player through the forests of Colorado, marveling at how the driverless machine 'reacts to its environment almost l
    03/2/2014 - 4:47 am | View Link
  • Why Apple Could Win Big With Tesla’s Giant New Battery Factory
    If it really begins producing batteries on the scale it's promising, cars could become just one part of what Tesla does.        
    02/28/2014 - 6:44 am | View Link
  • Ford moves closer to self-driving cars with high-tech reveal
    High-tech car could go on sale in Middle East later this year after Barcelona unveiling        
    02/28/2014 - 3:28 am | View Link
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  • Annual sales for self-driving cars to hit 11.8M units by 2035
    There are a lot of automotive manufacturers and technology firms that are working on technology for vehicles that can drive themselves. There are two overall types of self-driving vehicles today, ones that require some driver input and those that are fully ...
    01/3/2014 - 5:24 am | View Link
  • Self-driving cars to hit Swedish public roads
    Volvo is starting a pilot project that aims to have 100 self-driving cars on Swedish public roads around the city of Gothenburg by 2017. The project is called "Drive Me" and is a joint initiative between the Volvo Car Group, the Swedish Transport ...
    12/2/2013 - 2:54 am | View Link
  • Self-driving cars will hit the streets by 2020 says Nissan at CEATEC
    In an announcement at the Frankfurt Auto show a month ago Nissan moved up the timetable on self-driving cars to 2020. This week at CEATEC, Japan’s big electronics show, Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn reiterated the timetable and rode around (quite slowly ...
    10/3/2013 - 3:38 am | View Link
  • Self-Driving Cars Hit a Speed Bump
    As recently as February, purveyors of self-driving cars, which would whisk you to the store while you did squat, predicted the cars would be here this decade. Google has had a fleet of them since 2010; Audi, GM, Toyota and others have developed their own too.
    04/17/2013 - 7:10 am | View Link
  • Have Google's Self-Driving Cars Hit A Technological Roadblock?
    Henry Blodget has an interesting piece at Business Insider about challenges Google is facing in it’s quest to create a self-driving car based on conversations with “someone close to the company.” He lists 3 challanges: 1) The cars have trouble ...
    03/3/2013 - 8:54 am | View Link
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  • Self-Driving Cars
    Self-driving cars will hit the streets by 2020 says Nissan at CEATEC October 3, 2013 at 11:08 am. With Nissan’s chairman behind the wheel, a modified Nissan Leaf EV ...
    04/22/2014 - 11:06 pm | View Website
  • Google driverless car
    The Google driverless car is a project by Google that involves developing technology for autonomous cars. The software powering Google's cars is called Google Chauffeur.
    04/21/2014 - 10:28 am | View Website
  • Inside Google's Quest To Popularize Self-Driving Cars ...
    Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.
    04/20/2014 - 9:54 am | View Website
  • Official Blog: The self-driving car logs more miles on new ...
    Technology is at its best when it makes people’s lives better, and that’s precisely what we’re going for with our self-driving car project.
    02/20/2014 - 7:22 pm | View Website
  • Self-Driving Car Rules Will Lag Tech, Think Tanks Predict ...
    Like an impatient teenager, self-driving car technology will be ready to hit the road well before authorities are ready to license it, predict a pair of ...
    01/9/2014 - 11:29 am | View Website
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