Automobiles & Trucks


Amazon's new AI assistant will watch you in your home – but also rate your outfits

The Independent

Amazon has just unveiled the Echo Look, the latest addition to its range of voice-enabled assistants.


Alphabet's Waymo Offering Families Rides in Self-Driving Cars

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Waymo LLC, the autonomous-car unit of Google parent Alphabet Inc., will expand its testing efforts by making hundreds of self-driving vehicles available to families and urban commuters in the Phoenix area.


Little Nightmares review: A Tim Burton-esque horror game that doesn't rely on jump scares

The Independent

Little Nightmares is a side-scrolling adventure platformer that takes place in a 3D space. You take control of Six, a tiny, yellow raincoat-clad protagonist with an uncertain background as you attempt to escape a series of dire and dingy rooms and head towards the tantalizing bright lights of freedom. It oozes unique style, but also seems strangely familiar at the same time...


Now you can ride in a Google self-driving car NBC News

Robohub

After eight years of testing, Waymo is ready to go public: Google's autonomous vehicle spin-off is offering families in the Phoenix area the chance to try out its self-driving cars as part of a new pilot ride-sharing program.


Will.i.am reveals his artificial intelligence insights and why he sees it as a human companion rather than rival

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Will.i.am, the music performer, producer and TV star has offered his take on the future of artificial intelligence (AI), claiming that he sees it as'a companion' for advancement of the human race which will overcome the issue of it replacing jobs.


Instagram bug means that people haven't been able to leave it for months

The Independent

People who attempt to deactivate their account are instead finding that they have to stay on it – apparently because the app is broken.


Windows users mystified as antivirus accidentally cripples computers

The Independent

A major gaffe has crippled Windows computers running antivirus program Webroot.


Google's Waymo Launches Self-Driving Taxi Program In Phoenix Area

International Business Times

Arizona residents will soon be able to get a first-hand look at Waymo's self-driving car technology. Google's driving spinoff company is now accepting early applicants to its self-driving car trial program in Arizona.


Self-driving cars green-lit for tests on Seaport roads, rotary, overpasses

Boston Herald

Self-driving cars have been given the green light to traverse well-trafficked roads in the Seaport and Fort Point areas of South Boston, according to a letter sent by the city last night.


Waymo is letting residents in Phoenix test its self-driving cars

Mashable

Google's self-driving car company Waymo just opened up a pilot program in Phoenix, Arizona, letting people get free rides in its driverless minivans.