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The Amazing Ways Tesla Is Using Artificial Intelligence And Big Data

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Tesla has become a household name as a leader and pioneer in the electric vehicle market, but it also manufactures and sells advanced battery and solar panel technology. As a tech pioneer with a significant interest in the race to build and market autonomous vehicles, it makes sense that today they...


Petro: What is Venezuela's new bitcoin alternative and why is it so controversial?

The Independent

Venezuela has developed a brand new cryptocurrency, called petro. The government of the crisis-hit country says it was created in order to help overcome financial sanctions imposed by the US and the EU. However, petro is considered to be illegal by opposition leaders in Venezuela, and there are al...


Waymo given green light for commercial self-driving taxis

Daily Mail

Google's driverless taxis will soon take to the streets after being given the green light in Arizona. Waymo, parent firm Alphabet's self-driving car unit, will launch a commercial ride hailing service similar to Uber's, using the automated technology. Its first publicly-available service is expect...


iOS update: New Apple software stops iPhones breaking if they see just one letter

The Independent

Apple has finally fixed a bug that meant iPhones could crash if they saw just one character. Last week it emerged that when iPhones were sent a character in Telugu, a popular Indian language, the phone could stop working entirely and crash. It would have to restart itself before it started working ...


Ford is Investing in Artificial Intelligence for the Smart Future – WHEELS.ca

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Sometimes we take for granted how much the automobile is actually responsible for. Simply things like getting us to work or dropping off our kids at grandma's or making another grocery run. We do this everyday, getting in and out of the car almost subconsciously over and over again. Then there is t...



Apple's Business Model Will Backfire in Self-Driving Cars

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Fans of self-driving cars will have breathed a sigh of relief at the news that Uber and Google's Waymo, two giants in the industry, have settled their intellectual-property lawsuit. This removes a huge distraction for companies, and freeing them up to focus on their own research. So that's good. Dr...


DATA DUMP: A Beginners Guide to Artificial Intelligence – Culpeper Times

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If I asked you to describe the first thing that pops into your head when you hear Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), what would it be? Do you imagine a world where machines take over the planet like Skynet in The Terminator movie series? Or maybe something simpler such as when you use your phone to a...


Machine Morality - Living Alongside Robots - Disruption Hub

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They're already in the factories, the mines and on the ocean floor repairing deep water oil rigs. They are machines that tirelessly assemble, pack, repair or transport. Robots never come in late, their standards don't dip when they're hungover, tired or emotional and they can work round the clock in...


Ford dealers gain access to AI tool for used-car sales

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More dealerships are using artificial intelligence to digest and glean insights from inventory data. Ford and Lincoln stores are next. FordDirect, a joint venture between Ford Motor Co. and its dealers to help stores with digital marketing, has endorsed a used-vehicle report tool that takes advant...