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In the world of autonomous vehicles, Pittsburgh, Phoenix and Silicon Valley are bustling hubs of development and testing. The fatal crash in Arizona involving an Uber autonomous vehicle in March of 2018 slowed progress, largely because it hurt the public's perception of the safety of vehicles. Google's Waymo, for instance, decided not to launch a fully autonomous ride-hailing service in the Phoenix area and will rely on human backup drivers to ferry passengers, at least for now.
Global carmakers, large technology companies and an array of startups are developing self-driving - including Alphabet Inc's Waymo and Uber Technologies Inc - but experts say it will be years before the systems are ready for deployment. Musk previously forecast that by 2018 cars would go "from your driveway to work without you touching anything." Teslas still require human intervention and are not considered fully self-driving, according to industry standards.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's renowned waterfront hosts joggers, admiring tourists and towering condos with impressive views. It could also become the site of a new homeless shelter for up to 200 people.
Can Berkshire Hathaway Play Catch-Up with the S&P 500 This Year?Berkshire Hathaway Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) has an enviable long-term track record compared to the S&P 500 (SPY). Berkshire outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tech workers in China protesting a corporate culture of grueling work schedules are getting some support from their U.S. peers.
The Latest on Tesla's plans for fully-autonomous vehicles (all times local): 6 a.m. Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears ready to transform the company's electric cars into driverless vehicles in a risky bid to ...
Sri Lankan authorities flicked the off switch on most social media after Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels killed hundreds of people, a lightning fast reaction that reflects accumulated distrust in the capability of American internet companies to control harmful content.
Kimberly-Clark KMB — Kimberly-Clark rose nearly 4.5% after the company reported strong first-quarter earnings. The parent company of Kleenex, Huggies and Kotex reported $1.66 per share versus the expected $1.54 per share, according to Refinitiv. Boeing BA — Shares of the airline manufacturer dropped 0.6% following The New York Times' report that Boeing ignored workers' concerns over its production quality of 787 Dreamliner jets.
The retailer’s brands still resonate with teen shoppers, but its smaller rivals are locking in more Instagram followers.
SEATTLE (AP) — Looking back at her time as an early Microsoft employee, Melinda Gates said the brash culture at the famously tough, revolutionary tech company made her want to quit, but that she didn't discuss it with her boyfriend, and later her husband, Bill Gates, the company CEO who embodied that culture.
But it sounds more like an internal operating system for its hardware products than a potential rival for Alexa or Siri.