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"Self-Driving Cars Will Cause Riots In The Street" - Meet America"s First Anti-Automation Candidate

One New York businessman is mounting what the New York Times describes as a "longer-than-long-shot" bid for the Democratic on a platform that has never before existed in mainstream American politics: America needs to embrace radi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2018

Meet the Tesla employee who gets paid to test drive cars around a race track all day (TSLA)

Matthew DeBord/Business Insider As a quality inspector for Tesla, Jeff Hickethier is responsible for test-driving Teslas as the el.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 7th, 2018

7 things to know today and a third of workers could lose jobs to self-driving cars, robots, AI

Good morning, Orlando! Self-driving cars, robots, artificial intelligence and automation could put one-third of workers out of their jobs, according to Subhash Kak, a computer engineering professor at Oklahoma State University. Kak tells the Daily.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2018

Third of workers could lose jobs to self driving cars, robots, AI

Self-driving cars, robots, artificial intelligence and automation could put one-third of workers out of their jobs. That is according to Subhash Kak, a computer engineering professor at Oklahoma State University. Kak tells the Daily Star newspaper.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2018

Forget the self-driving car; meet the self-driving suitcase

Self-driving cars may take a while to arrive, but the self-driving suitcase is here now.  .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2018

GM’s Cruise goes full-steam ahead on taking drivers out of the ride-hailing business

GM’s Cruise Automation is on track to deploy self-driving cars on a large scale in 2019, company executives said at an investor event in San Francisco Thursday. The plan laid out by Cruise, the San Francisco-based autonomous vehicle unit of GM,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 1st, 2017

Automation Nation: America"s Largest Employer "Secretly" Tests Self-Driving Floor-Scrubbers

Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon, America’s middle class must come to the realization that the country’s largest employer–Walmart is quietly testing an army of robots that soon will replace their jobs. The latest installment is .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Volvo Cars inks deal to sell Uber tens of thousands of self-driving taxis

Monday’s agreement represents one of the most concrete deals between two .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017

Who Is Danica Roem? Meet The Transgender Virginia Candidate Running For Office In Trump"s America

Danica Roem is aiming to make history as the first openly transgender person elected to a state legislature and Virginia's first transgender office holder......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 7th, 2017

Wall Street loves electric cars, America loves trucks

DETROIT (Reuters) - Wall Street may love the shares of Silicon Valley electric carmaker Tesla Inc, but Americans love big, fuel-thirsty trucks like Ford Motor Co's bestselling F-Series pickups and are paying ever higher prices to buy them......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 27th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Chevy Bolt: Meet the first practical, mass-market electric vehicle

Twenty years and a million tears after General Motors’ senior scientists built a fleet of nimble, lovable all-electric cars (the EV1) and then crushed them, GM has delivered the world’s first affordable, long-range EV, the Chevrolet Bolt......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2017

An alarming sentence about automation from Bank of America"s tech chief should put Wall Streeters on notice (BAC)

REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Wall Street banks are ramping up spending on technology and hiring mo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

An alarming sentence about automation from Bank of America"s tech chief should put Wall Streeters should be on notice (BAC)

REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Wall Street banks are.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

GM’s Self-Driving Cars Are Heading to New York

Because if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. GM and its self-driving car unit Cruise Automation plan .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 17th, 2017

GM to Test Fully Self-Driving Cars in NYC

GM and its autonomous driving division, Cruise Automation, are applying to test a fully-autonomous vehicle in New York City beginning early next year......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 17th, 2017

GM will test self-driving cars in New York City (GM)

GMGM and Cruise Automation, the self-driving startup the carmaker acquired in 2016, have been testing self-driving cars in the San Francisco Bay Area, where Cruise is headqu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 17th, 2017

Will automation put an end to the American trucker?

America's 2 million truckers have long been mythologized in popular culture. But self-driving trucks are set to lay waste to one of the country’s most beloved jobs – and the fallout could be huge......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 14th, 2017

Wall Street is making the same mistake about investing in space as it did with self-driving cars (TSLA)

SpaceX/Twitter Space: the final investment opportunity. It sounds like science fiction, but Morgan Stanley is taking it seriously. Elon Musk's SpaceX is the key company, just.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

GM buys lidar startup Strobe to accelerate self-driving cars - SFGate

SFGateGM buys lidar startup Strobe to accelerate self-driving carsSFGateCruise Automation's self-driving cars are about to get a new set of eyes. General Motor.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 9th, 2017

GM more than doubles self-driving car test fleet in California

General Motors' self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, has more than doubled the size of its test fleet of robot cars in California during the past three months......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 5th, 2017

GM is testing its autonomous cars in one of the most challenging cities for driving (GM)

General MotorsGeneral Motors acquired San Francisco based Cruise Automation in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 3rd, 2017