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Nevada embraces the future, approves self-driving cars

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The state that makes its livelihood off gambling is making a safe bet that self-driving cars won’t cause mayhem on the highways of Nevada. The Silver State just set up rules for driverless cars after the legislature approved the concept last year. Among the rules: Self-driving cars get red license...
Nevada embraces the future, approves self-driving cars
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Ex-Microsoft programmer making 'Software Wars' movie, featuring Linus Torvalds and others

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Break out the popcorn: A new crowdfunding campaign, launched overnight, aims to raise $150,000 to complete a movie about the open-source software movement and the “war of freedom” against the world of proprietary software.   Linus Torvalds in the ‘Software Wars’ trailer. The main producer is Keith Curtis, a...
Ex-Microsoft programmer making 'Software Wars' movie, featuring Linus Torvalds and others

Driverless cars and heightened road-safety technology unveiled at Las Vegas tech show

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During a frustrating rush-hour jam, drivers of an experimental car from Audi will be able to take their hands off the wheel, lift their feet from the pedals and focus on things other than the road, like a movie or a newspaper. The car will take care of the driving....
Driverless cars and heightened road-safety technology unveiled at Las Vegas tech show

Is Google the most innovative tech company on the planet?

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Innovation is often thought to be the life of the startup. The madcap entrepreneurs and fearless youngsters throwing themselves into changing the world, with faith and hope and a little craziness. The talk is of disrupting the industry and shaking things up. These are the people with nothing to lose,...
Is Google the most innovative tech company on the planet?

Driverless cars bill is signed

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New legislation to bring driverless cars to California roads has been signed...
Driverless cars bill is signed
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Newt Gingrich Is Still Seriously Stoked About Driverless Cars

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It’s Newt! (Photo: Twitter) Today, Newt Gingrich–as promised on his Twitter feed–devoted a whole installment of “Newt University” to the topic of driverless cars. The thirty-minute session was, essentially, a one-way Google Hangout with Mr. Gingrich talking your ear off about THE FUTURE. “The game-changer, psychologically, is the Google driverless...
Newt Gingrich Is Still Seriously Stoked About Driverless Cars

TIMESCAST: TimesCast Tech | September 26, 2012

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California legalizes driverless cars. | Meg Whitman bets on old and new businesses to revive Hewlett-Packard. | Centrifuges, blowtorches and liquid nitrogen invade the kitchen....
TIMESCAST: TimesCast Tech | September 26, 2012

Google's Larry Page says Oracle among those holding back tech industry

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Chief executive defends Google Glass and slams sector's 'negativity and zero-sum games' in speech to Google I/OThe Google co-founder Larry Page spoke out on Wednesday about the "negativity" he believes is holding back the technology industry, a day after revealing that he has been suffering from a rare vocal-cord condition...
Google's Larry Page says Oracle among those holding back tech industry

Google asks car makers "Ullo John, wanna self-driving motor?"

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Larry Page's tenure as Googler-in-chief has heralded the death of many ambitious experiments, but even he refuses to kill the self-driving car. His project head, Anthony Levandowski, has now asked the car makers of Detroit to sign up with Mountain View for hardware testing, saying that if driverless cars...
Google asks car makers "Ullo John, wanna self-driving motor?"

PRO: How emerging technologies will influence collaboration

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Workplaces are changing because of trends like BYOD and gamification. But other emerging technologies are also altering not only what our work and space look like but also how we collaborate on that work. This piece delves into the different types of collaboration to provide a baseline of concepts. It...
PRO: How emerging technologies will influence collaboration

Captain Michio and the World of Tomorrow

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By 2020, the word “computer” will have vanished from the English language, physicist Michio Kaku predicts. Every 18 months, computer power doubles, he notes, so in eight years, a microchip will cost only a penny. Instead of one chip inside a desktop, we’ll have millions of chips in all our...
Captain Michio and the World of Tomorrow

How would driverless cars change motoring?

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How smart vehicles could deliver a more productive commute...
How would driverless cars change motoring?

Driverless cars could be the big thing that vaults Google over Apple

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Driverless cars could be the big thing that vaults Google over Apple

Eric Schmidt on the Future of Android, Motorola, Cars and Humanity (Video)

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Eric Schmidt is a man with a lot to say. He just penned a 300-page book covering, you know, the future of technology and humanity. Speaking at last month’s D: Dive Into Mobile, Schmidt talked about those issues and more. After beginning with reflections on his recent trips to North...
Eric Schmidt on the Future of Android, Motorola, Cars and Humanity (Video)
California passes law paving the way for driverless cars

Driverless Cars Will Make Intersections So Efficient It's Scary

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Driverless cars may be coming sooner than expected. With companies like Google and Audi already working on ways to make our vehicles more autonomous and safe, we're left wondering what the future will look like once every car has that ability. Today we found a simulation via The Atlantic Cities...
Driverless Cars Will Make Intersections So Efficient It's Scary

US road safety agency issues policy on driverless cars

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Self-driving vehicle technology is not yet at a stage that it can be authorized for use by the public for general driving, according to a U.S. Department of Transportation recommendation to state governments....
US road safety agency issues policy on driverless cars

Driverless Cars Are Heading to Vegas: Toyota, Audi to Demo at CES

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(Lexus.) Is there anyone not working on developing autonomous cars? Google, of course, has been the high-profile leader in the field, not just developing the vehicles, but shelling out big lobbying dollars to make self-driving cars street legal in three states. But the search giant isn’t alone. Volvo tested self-driving...
Driverless Cars Are Heading to Vegas: Toyota, Audi to Demo at CES

Check out Stanford's latest work with robotic racecars

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Stanford has a history with robotic cars, dating all the way back to the 2005 Grand Challenge in the Nevada desert. Since then, Google has emerged as one of the most powerful players in this space, but driverless cars still have a long way to go before they’re ready for mass...
Check out Stanford's latest work with robotic racecars

With a Push From Google, California Legalizes Driverless Cars

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California became the third state to explicitly legalize cars that drive themselves. Google, which is building the cars and has been heavily lobbying lawmakers, says they are safer because they reduce human error....
With a Push From Google, California Legalizes Driverless Cars
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Google snags Defense Department Director Regina Dugan for some serious black opps work

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. OK, really that title is a bit misleading. We have no idea what the now former DARPA head has been hired to do at Google and they would only tell us the scripted:  ”Regina is a technical pioneer who brought the future of technology to the military during her time at...
Google snags Defense Department Director Regina Dugan for some serious black opps work

Google's self-driving cars win big in Nevada

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Autonomous cars hit public streets and highways in Nevada -- this is the first state to give out licenses for testing driverless cars. [Read more]...
Google's self-driving cars win big in Nevada

Tech Guy Tells His Wife He Wants To Live Forever

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You may remember the topic of the Singularity being discussed in a Time magazine feature last year, in which inventor Raymond Kurzweil said that 2045 is the year humans will merge with machines. I was over at my friend's place this weekend. He works for a major tech company....
Tech Guy Tells His Wife He Wants To Live Forever
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Privacy Group Wants Google's Driverless Cars Kept off the Road

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A privacy group is calling on the California Assembly to keep Google's self-driving cars off the road....
Privacy Group Wants Google's Driverless Cars Kept off the Road

The U.S. military wants YOU… to build a humanoid robot

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DARPA, the U.S. military’s research arm, is getting ready to issue a call to arms — specifically, humanoid arms on a new kind of robot. DARPA’s Grand Challenge, a prize competition for technological innovation that could be useful in military applications, began in 2004 as the military’s way of...
The U.S. military wants YOU… to build a humanoid robot
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