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.
REUTERS/Mark BlinchThere are many big questions in the Edward Snowden saga, and unfortunately, the new film "Snowden" leaves a number of them unanswered.
The film is not supposed to be a documentary or a definitive look at Snowden's story, but things like how he grabbed the secret NSA files or what he was doing in Hong Kong before he met with journalists are not addressed or glossed over.
MUMBAI: An investor-interest warning notice issued by capital market regulator the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has questioned the very legality of equity crowdfunding platforms serving startup companies. The Sebi note, issued last week, has virtually pronounced over half-a-dozen digital equity crowdfunding platforms (ECP), including prominent ones like Grex, LetsVenture, Termsheet, Equity Crest and Tracxn, as unauthorised, unregulated and illegal.
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.