Apple submits documents on the training of self-driving car operators to California regulators
Apple Inc outlined a plan to train operators of self-driving cars in documents submitted to California regulators earlier this month, the latest clues to the company’s autonomous vehicle technology aspirations. Apple was granted a permit to test self-driving cars on April 14 by the California Department of Motor Vehicles but the company has never said anything about its plan. The state released 41 pages of Apple application documents to Reuters that give some clues about the company’...
Sheila E Says Prince Fans Need To Hear New Music
Sheila E says Prince would've wanted his fans to hear unreleased tracks that have recently surfaced ... but the singles should be spaced out. The former Prince protege was at LAX Saturday ... and her position is pretty clear, let the fans have…
Gillmor Gang: Fossil Fuel
 The Gillmor Gang — Doc Searls, Keith Teare, Frank Radice, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, April 21, 2017. Big Media meets the Big Algorithm as we reach subscription saturation. B=V/T: Self-service Bundling based on Value prioritized by Trust erases the distinction between short and long form. + G3: Denise Howell, Elisa Camahort Page, Kristie Wells, Maria Ogneva, and Tina… Read More ...
Don’t judge this yacht by its exterior — the inside rivals a luxury home
While the Ocean Emerald may not look like a typical superyacht at first, its design provides ample open, luxurious space. If you're interested in a superyacht charter in southeast Asia, Ocean Emerald charters fromThailand. The post Don’t judge this yacht by its exterior — the inside rivals a luxury home appeared first on Digital Trends....
Kenny G Plays Saxophone On A Flight
Kenny G gave some travelers the show of a lifetime -- playing his soprano sax at 30,000 feet -- and it was all for charity. The legendary musician was on a Tampa to L.A. flight Saturday when one of the attendants announced they were raising money…
The MWW Iconik 3 is an inexpensive automatic watch for military fans
 Manchester Watch Works aka MWW makes small batch watches that are sometimes homages to historic timepieces and are sometimes entirely new design. This model, the Iconik 3 – the third in the Iconik line – is based on the Blancpain TR-900, a military spec diver’s watch used by navies worldwide in the 1960s. These waterproof workhorses are sought after collectables and the Iconik… Read More ...
The MWW Iconik 3 is an inexpensive automatic watch for military fans
 Manchester Watch Works aka MWW makes small batch watches that are sometimes homages to historic timepieces and are sometimes entirely new design. This model, the Iconik 3 – the third in the Iconik line – is based on the Blancpain TR-900, a military spec diver’s watch used by navies worldwide in the 1960s. These waterproof workhorses are sought after collectables and the Iconik… Read More ...
IPL 2017: Bowlers Script Mumbai Indians' 14-Run Win Over Delhi Daredevils
Mumbai Indians' bowlers rose to the occasion after the team's tough time with the bat as the hosts recorded their sixth win on the trot with a comfortable 14-run victory over Delhi Daredevils.
Volkswagen sentenced to three years’ probation and independent oversight in diesel scandal
A federal judge in Detroit on Friday sentenced Volkswagen AG to three years’ probation and independent oversight for the German automaker’s diesel emissions scandal as part of a $4.3 billion settlement announced in January. The plea agreement called for “organization probation” in which the company would be overseen by an independent monitor. The sentencing was one of the last major hurdles to VW moving past a scandal that led to the ouster of its chief executive and tarn...
Trump's 'big announcement' on tax to be broad principles: official
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's promised "big announcement" next week on overhauling the U.S. tax code, a top campaign pledge, will consist of "broad principles and priorities," an administration official said on Saturday. ...
Now the Nexus 6P is being targeted by a boot loop lawsuit
These days, when you buy a premium model smartphone, Android or otherwise, there’s an expectation that the device will be supported by its manufacturer for, at a minimum, the next one to two years. Unfortunately for a number of Nexus 6P owners, that is hardly the case. Google and Huawei, the Nexus 6P’s manufacturer, are now at the center of … Continue reading...
Take to the Rockies by van without the cost or hassle of owning with Native Campervans
To cover more territory and enjoy the outdoors without a motorhome, consider renting a campervan. Denver's Native Campervans sets people up with a fully-equipped van and local knowledge to find the best places. The post Take to the Rockies by van without the cost or hassle of owning with Native Campervans appeared first on Digital Trends....
Caitlyn Jenner Says Penis Removal Questions Are Inappropriate
Caitlyn Jenner says she'll never go into an in-depth conversation about the surgery that removed her penis because to ask a transgender person about the procedure is flat out inappropriate. Jenner sat down with Diane Sawyer on 20/20 Friday…
Apple submits documents on the training of self-driving car operators to California regulators
Apple Inc outlined a plan to train operators of self-driving cars in documents submitted to California regulators earlier this month, the latest clues to the company’s autonomous vehicle technology aspirations. Apple was granted a permit to test self-driving cars on April 14 by the California Department of Motor Vehicles but the company has never said anything about its plan. The state released 41 pages of Apple application documents to Reuters that give some clues about the company’...
How to make Twitter profitable
 Twitter has evolved dramatically since its founding. What the founders fully envisioned we cannot know. Nonetheless, there is one thing we do know: Many business entities have millions of followers and communicate with these followers using Twitter. This is free advertising, no ifs, ands or buts. So, here’s a proposal to radically change the economics of Twitter. Read More ...
Apple’s self-driving car platform detailed in training documents
Last week it was revealed that Apple had requested and was granted permission from the California DMV to test its own self-driving technology on public roads. Now documents that were filed as part of the application have been published, and they detail the safety and training procedures for employees who will work with the software platform and act as backup … Continue reading...
Is a “robot tax” really an “innovation penalty”?
 When Bill Gates recently suggested robots should pay income tax like any other employee, I didn’t immediately disagree. I applaud Gates’ bold thinking to help solve one of society’s biggest upcoming challenges: embracing automation in a way that “lifts all boats” instead of leaving large swaths of society behind. A robot tax would help offset the reduced… Read More ...
Tesla recalls 53,000 of its 2016 models over parking brake issues
Electric car maker Tesla has announced it’s issuing a voluntary recall for its 2016 year models, affecting 53,000 Model S and Model X vehicles. The cause for concern has to do with potential parking brake problems, however there have been no accidents or injuries reported in relation to the issue. The company says it believes the problem to be present … Continue reading...
Score this Mighty Rock Touch Wireless Bluetooth speaker for only $26
This portable speaker actually lives up to the name at only 9.6 ounces, but still fills the whole room with sound. For a limited time, it's on sale for only $26 on Amazon. The post Score this Mighty Rock Touch Wireless Bluetooth speaker for only $26 appeared first on Digital Trends.
IPL 2017: MS Dhoni Seals 6-Wicket Victory For Pune Against Hyderabad
Mahendra Singh Dhoni smashed an unbeaten 61 to finally come good and reassert his top-class finisher tag as he guided Rising Pune Supergiant to a six- wicket victory over defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad.