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Quartz
Edible batteries could make ingestible medical devices and targeted drug delivery saferat least the type you buy at the drugstore, are toxic and absolutely not meant
Edible batteries could make ingestible medical devices and targeted drug delivery safer
Quartz / Posted 20 hours ago
at least the type you buy at the drugstore, are toxic and absolutely not meant to be ingested. But researchers at Carnegie Mellon University are creating batteries that are not only safe if they’re swallowed—they’re meant to end up inside... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Video-tech company Panopto snags nearly $43M from investorsin 1998. Of course, the years in between have not been so straightforward. Bur
Video-tech company Panopto snags nearly $43M from investors
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 hours ago
in 1998. Of course, the years in between have not been so straightforward. Burns was part of a team in the late ’90s at Carnegie Mellon University that created what would become Panopto’s video-management technology. He left for a while to work... Read more
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TribLIVE
Clock ticking on making extra cash as an Uber ride-share service driverin Pennsylvania. The task force has state, federal and private industry officia
Clock ticking on making extra cash as an Uber ride-share service driver
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
in Pennsylvania. The task force has state, federal and private industry officials, including researchers from Uber and Carnegie Mellon University, and expects to offer policy recommendations by fall. Ewer of Uber said he is confident that the... Read more
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Mashable
How Pittsburgh became the heart of Uber's self-driving revolutionits first self-driving cars would begin to pick up passengers there this month.
How Pittsburgh became the heart of Uber's self-driving revolution
Mashable / Posted yesterday
its first self-driving cars would begin to pick up passengers there this month. Raj Rajkumar, professor of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, drives an autonomous vehicle down Schenley Drive in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh, on June... Read more
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Daily Mail
Battery you can SWALLOW could lead to ingestible treatmentsthat one day, we would have edible electronic devices to diagnose or treat dise
Battery you can SWALLOW could lead to ingestible treatments
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
that one day, we would have edible electronic devices to diagnose or treat disease,' said Christopher Bettinger of Carnegie Mellon University. 'But if you want to take a device every day, you have to think about toxicity issues. That's... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Delphi, Mobileye team up for Level 4 self-driving techthat help navigate a vehicle, a technology it acquired in August 2015 when it b
Delphi, Mobileye team up for Level 4 self-driving tech
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
that help navigate a vehicle, a technology it acquired in August 2015 when it bought Ottomatika, a startup created at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute. The two companies declined to specify the amount of their combined... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Of prediction and policyit is too late. Manual systems correctly predict around 30%. A machine-learning
Of prediction and policy
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
it is too late. Manual systems correctly predict around 30%. A machine-learning algorithm created by Sriram Somanchi of Carnegie Mellon University and colleagues, and tested on historic data, predicted 80%—four hours in advance of the event, in... Read more
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Market Watch
The key to a long, healthy retirementfor “self-oriented” reasons. And although no one knows for sure how much volun
The key to a long, healthy retirement
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
for “self-oriented” reasons. And although no one knows for sure how much volunteering you need to do to get healthier, Carnegie Mellon found that 200 hours a year correlated to lower blood pressure; other studies found a 100-hours-a-year... Read more
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PhysOrg
Battery you can swallow could enable future ingestible medical devicesabout longevity, toxicity is an issue. To minimize the potential harm of future
Battery you can swallow could enable future ingestible medical devices
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
about longevity, toxicity is an issue. To minimize the potential harm of future ingestible devices, Bettinger's team at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) decided to turn to melanins and other naturally occurring compounds. In our skin, hair and... Read more
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News.com.au
The cool Google project we’ve all played a part in but don’t know abouttext. Otherwise, this would defeat the CAPTCHA’s initial purpose — to halt such
The cool Google project we’ve all played a part in but don’t know about
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
text. Otherwise, this would defeat the CAPTCHA’s initial purpose — to halt such automated attacks. The CyLab institute at Carnegie Mellon University, who developed the software, report a 99.1 per cent accuracy rate with the program, success they... Read more
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PhysOrg
Carnegie Mellon and Near Earth Autonomy robots and drones put on a show at Clemsonmore than 2,800 replicated entries. The space-age devices - conceived and cons
Carnegie Mellon and Near Earth Autonomy robots and drones put on a show at Clemson
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
more than 2,800 replicated entries. The space-age devices - conceived and constructed by The Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University and the commercial company Near Earth Autonomy - are part of a collaborative project with Clemson... Read more
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Auto Spies
Uber Prepares To Replace Those Problematic Drivers In Pittsburgh With Self Driving VehiclesKalanick flew to Pittsburgh on a mission: to hire dozens of the world’s experts
Uber Prepares To Replace Those Problematic Drivers In Pittsburgh With Self Driving Vehicles
Auto Spies / Posted 2 days ago
Kalanick flew to Pittsburgh on a mission: to hire dozens of the world’s experts in autonomous vehicles. The city is home to Carnegie Mellon University’s robotics department, which has produced many of the biggest names in the newly hot field.... Read more
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Philly.com
To find the experts biosciences require, Klein Hersh staff specializesUniversity's Institute for Advanced Analytics and Northwestern University's pre
To find the experts biosciences require, Klein Hersh staff specializes
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
University's Institute for Advanced Analytics and Northwestern University's predictive-analytics program. Stanford and Carnegie Mellon also have programs. Azarva said younger candidates will be graduates of those programs. More senior... Read more
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PhysOrg
How cars could meet future emissions standards: Focus on cold startsfind out what vehicles on the road are currently emitting, Drozd and colleagues
How cars could meet future emissions standards: Focus on cold starts
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
find out what vehicles on the road are currently emitting, Drozd and colleagues at the University of California, Berkeley; Carnegie Mellon University; the University of California, San Diego; and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology rented 25... Read more
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The Forward
Meet Lior Ron, the Israeli Tech Guru at the Center of the Self-Driving Revolutionone of the field’s pioneers, that have experience. Uber acquired a major pool o
Meet Lior Ron, the Israeli Tech Guru at the Center of the Self-Driving Revolution
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
one of the field’s pioneers, that have experience. Uber acquired a major pool of expertise when it poached an entire Carnegie Mellon University research team last year to form the basis of a self-driving program in Pittsburgh. With Otto, Uber... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tesla not alone on driverless roaddon't deploy it because they know that things can fail," said Raj Rajkumar, a c
Tesla not alone on driverless road
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
don't deploy it because they know that things can fail," said Raj Rajkumar, a computer engineering professor at Carnegie Mellon University who leads its autonomous vehicle research. Automakers have been slowly adding driver-assist... Read more
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Game Informer
How Eye-Tracking May Change The Way We Play And Interact With Video Gamesdeveloper whose team created the virtual reality experience I Expect You To Die
How Eye-Tracking May Change The Way We Play And Interact With Video Games
Game Informer / Posted 3 days ago
developer whose team created the virtual reality experience I Expect You To Die; a former Disney Imagineer, a professor at Carnegie Mellon, and futurist, makes a bold claim: “We haven’t had anything interesting in video games happen in about five... Read more
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The Columbian
Tesla isn’t alone with cars that can nearly drive themselvesdon’t deploy it because they know that things can fail,” said Raj Rajkumar, a c
Tesla isn’t alone with cars that can nearly drive themselves
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
don’t deploy it because they know that things can fail,” said Raj Rajkumar, a computer engineering professor at Carnegie Mellon University who leads its autonomous vehicle research. Driver-assist features Automakers have been slowly... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Uber will soon offer free rides in self-driving Volvosin May that it was beginning to map Pittsburgh for its self-driving vehicles. I
Uber will soon offer free rides in self-driving Volvos
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
in May that it was beginning to map Pittsburgh for its self-driving vehicles. In the spring of 2015 Uber hired scores of Carnegie Mellon University robotics researchers to help develop self-driving vehicles. Many transportation experts see... Read more
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New York Post
Legalized pot is making America’s lower class poorer and less responsibleaffected one group in particular: the lower class. A recent study by Steven Da
Legalized pot is making America’s lower class poorer and less responsible
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
affected one group in particular: the lower class. A recent study by Steven Davenport of RAND and Jonathan Caulkins of Carnegie Mellon notes that “despite the popular stereotype of marijuana users as well-off and well-educated . . . they lag... Read more
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The Hill
Media Is massively inflating ISIS’s reachfinalist for the US Department of State’s Graduate Thomas R. Pickering Foreign
Media Is massively inflating ISIS’s reach
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
finalist for the US Department of State’s Graduate Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship and an MSPPM candidate at Carnegie Mellon University. His research has focused on a broad array of domestic and foreign policy issues, especially... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
'Lo and Behold' review: Werner Herzog finds hope and doom for humanity in the internetreflection of life itself, then nothing is. In one of the film's more amiable
'Lo and Behold' review: Werner Herzog finds hope and doom for humanity in the internet
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
reflection of life itself, then nothing is. In one of the film's more amiable moments, Herzog interviews Joydeep Biswas, a Carnegie Mellon scientist designing small, cube-shaped robots that play soccer autonomously and "learn" from various... Read more
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Boston Globe
In fascinating ‘Lo and Behold,’ Werner Herzog tackles the Internetsee Buddhist monks staring at the screens of their smartphones, learn about aut
In fascinating ‘Lo and Behold,’ Werner Herzog tackles the Internet
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
see Buddhist monks staring at the screens of their smartphones, learn about autonomous cars, and pay several visits to Carnegie Mellon University to hear about artificial intelligence. Herzog goes to a rehab center for Internet addiction,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Lo and Behold: Will the Internet Save Us or Destroy US?. Categorythey are all somewhat strange—talented but otherworldly outliers. (The majority
Lo and Behold: Will the Internet Save Us or Destroy US?. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 5 days ago
they are all somewhat strange—talented but otherworldly outliers. (The majority of the people interviewed hail from Carnegie Mellon University.) There is Ted Nelson, the pioneer techie who came up with the word "hypertext," Internet protocol... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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News 8000
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hir
Is Uber's push for self-driving cars a job killer?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
truck startup Otto. Uber is ramping up efforts that began last year when it hired scores of robotics experts from Carnegie Mellon University. For Uber, mastering autonomous driving is a matter of survival. Competitors like Google, Ford,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Order lunch early, lose weight later?as those made in advance," said study senior author George Loewenstein, a profe
Order lunch early, lose weight later?
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
as those made in advance," said study senior author George Loewenstein, a professor of economics and psychology at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. "For example, people who plan to practice safe sex often fail to do so when caught... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Authorities using cutting-edge voice recognition to profile fugitivespayer dollars and, not infrequently, human lives. It was for this reason the US
Authorities using cutting-edge voice recognition to profile fugitives
ExtremeTech / Posted 5 days ago
payer dollars and, not infrequently, human lives. It was for this reason the US coast guard reached out to researchers at Carnegie Mellon University to help identify a prank caller who had been routinely calling in SOS emergencies to which they... Read more
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Fortune
Uber's $680 Million Self-Driving Car Deal is a Gut-Punch to Googleworking on them. Uber already acquired a big chunk of the country’s self-drivin
Uber's $680 Million Self-Driving Car Deal is a Gut-Punch to Google
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
working on them. Uber already acquired a big chunk of the country’s self-driving car expertise when it poached an entire Carnegie Mellon research team in 2015, forming the foundation of its self-driving program in Pittsburgh. With Otto, Uber... Read more
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The Columbian
Easier method makes passwords strongeras a potential escape route from our push toward logins that only a cryptograph
Easier method makes passwords stronger
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
as a potential escape route from our push toward logins that only a cryptographer could love. A series of studies from Carnegie Mellon University confirmed that passphrases are just as good at online security because hacking programs are thrown... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Uber Acquires Truck Startupa technology startup whose aim is to make trucks self-driving. Otto, a 90-pers
Uber Acquires Truck Startup
SiliconIndia / Posted 5 days ago
a technology startup whose aim is to make trucks self-driving. Otto, a 90-person start-up includes former Google and Carnegie Mellon engineers, The New York Times reported. According to Uber chief executive officer and co-founder Travis... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Uber to introduce self-driving cars to its fleet in coming weeksamount of snow, which can cover lane lines and trick autonomous car sensors. R
Uber to introduce self-driving cars to its fleet in coming weeks
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
amount of snow, which can cover lane lines and trick autonomous car sensors. Raj Rajkumar, professor of engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, drives the autonomous vehicle down Schenley Drive in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh, on June 1,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Uber to launch driverless car servicetest the vehicles on the streets of London and Gothenburg next year. Pittsburg
Uber to launch driverless car service
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
test the vehicles on the streets of London and Gothenburg next year. Pittsburgh, the home of robotics research pioneer Carnegie Mellon University, has strongly backed the push to develop the autonomous cars despite ongoing worries over... Read more
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New Kerala
Uber acquires truck startup - newkerala.com #107062a technology startup whose aim is to make trucks self-driving. Otto, a 90-pers
Uber acquires truck startup - newkerala.com #107062
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
a technology startup whose aim is to make trucks self-driving. Otto, a 90-person start-up includes former Google and Carnegie Mellon engineers, The New York Times reported. According to Uber chief executive officer and co-founder Travis... Read more
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The New Yorker
Werner Herzog, Internet Explorerfellow called Joydeep Biswas, a name upon which Thomas Pynchon could not improv
Werner Herzog, Internet Explorer
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
fellow called Joydeep Biswas, a name upon which Thomas Pynchon could not improve, who deploys soccer-playing robots at Carnegie Mellon. As he cradles one of his players—roughly the size of a casserole dish—and declares, “We do love Robot 8,”... Read more
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