Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) head of autonomous vehicle project, John Krafcik, said Thursday that the company would like to see serious and specific propositions from every car manufacturer before it allows them entry into its partner consortium. The search giant is apparently on the lookout for other autonomous vehicle manufacturers in order to make its self-driving car project a reality, as per a recent Reuters report.
JacquiSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's self-driving project is advertising dozens of jobs on its website with a special focus on manufacturing expertise.
Thirty-six jobs related to the Google X car project were listed including engineers working on motion control, displays, robotics and sensors as well as managers charged with operations, materials and marketing.
Despite America's embargo against Cuba, baseball has been one of Havana's major exports. However, its not clear whether the historic thaw in relations between the two countries that began this month will lead to an even bigger baseball boom.
Thomson ReutersThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge by a group of authors who contend that Google's massive effort to scan millions of books for an online library violates copyright law.
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has hired Tesla’s Autopilot Engineering Manager, Robert Rose for the company’s car division reports 9to5Google. Mr. Rose previously worked as the lead software engineer for Space X’s Falcon 9 and Dragon Flight program. He moved to Tesla to develop the company’s Autopilot V7.0 feature.
University of Texas offensive coordinator Major Applewhite and the school's athletic director released a joint statement on Friday night acknowledging that Applewhite had an "inappropriate" relationship with a student during the team's trip to the 2009 Fiesta Bowl.
Road to VR reports that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) intends to expand its reach into the virtual reality space with new hires. As per the publication, a job posting with the title of “Hardware Engineer, VR Camera Systems” can be seen on Google’s career pages. Google has a small involvement in the VR department with the availability of the Cardboard VR; a cheap and disposable holder for different types of smartphone, for VR.
Tokyo (AFP) - The arrest of MtGox boss Mark Karpeles has begun to shed light on the defunct Bitcoin exchange after hundreds of millions of dollars in virtual currency vanished from its digital vaults last year.