Postmates lands permit to test its Serve...
Postmates has officially received the green light from the city of San Francisco to begin testing its Serve wheeled...
UPS takes minority stake in self-driving truck...
UPS said Thursday it has taken a minority stake in self-driving truck startup, TuSimple, just months after the two...
Artificial intelligence can contribute to a safer...
Whether primitive or cutting-edge, in the wrong hands, technology can empower bad actors and put our society at risk,...
Inside Voyage’s plan to deliver a driverless...
In two years, Voyage has gone from a tiny self-driving car upstart spun out of Udacity to a company able to operate on...
AT&T and T-Mobile team up to fight scam...
Two major U.S. carriers, AT&T and T-Mobile, announced this morning a plan to team up to protect their respective...
A new app can detect Bluetooth credit card...
A team of computer scientists has built a new app that can wirelessly detect credit card skimmers, often found...
Reports say White House has drafted an order...
The White House is contemplating issuing an executive order that would widen its attack on the operations of social...
Autonomous air mobility company EHang to deploy...
China’s EHang, a company focused on developing and deploying autonomous passenger and freight low-altitude...
Zindi rallies Africa’s data scientists to...
Zindi is convening Africa’s data scientists to create AI solutions for complex problems. Founded in 2018, the...
Facebook could face billions in potential damages...
Facebook is facing exposure to billions of dollars in potential damages as a federal appeals court on Thursday rejected...
Africa’s top mobile phone seller Transsion to...
Chinese mobile-phone and device maker Transsion will list in an IPO on Shanghai’s STAR Market, Transsion...
Optimus Ride’s Brooklyn self-driving shuttles...
Self-driving startup Optimus Ride will become the first to operate a commercial self-driving service in the state of...
U.S. Treasury just designated China as a currency...
The U.S. Treasury has just taken the extraordinary step of designating China as a currency manipulator, something no...
Biome Makers closes $4M to assess the quality of...
The agriculture industry faces huge problems of sustainability. The world’s population is increasing, leading to...
Vizio rolls out its Apple AirPlay and HomeKit...
Ahead of Apple launching its big video streaming initiative Apple TV+ this autumn, a integration is going live today...
Visa pitches a program offering fintechs faster...
Visa is pitching a new way for startups in the fintech space to get to market faster by using its rails and a group of...
Ford acquires mobile robotics company Quantum...
Ford has acquired a small robotics company based in Michigan called Quantum Signal, which has produced mobile robots...
With Y Combinator’s seal of approval,...
Before even pitching on stage at Y Combinator, MyPetrolPump, the Indian startup with a car refueling business has...
Week in Review: Regulation boogaloo
Hello, weekenders. This is Week-in-Review, where I give a heavy amount of analysis and/or rambling thoughts on one...
Waymo and DeepMind mimic evolution to develop a...
Alphabet’s autonomous driving and robotaxi company Waymo does a lot of training in order to refine and improve...