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robodaily.com - Technology developed for Lunar landings makes self-driving cars safer on Earth
Technology developed for Lunar landings makes self-driving cars safer on Earth
RoboDaily.Com

NASA is advancing a laser-based technology designed to help spacecraft land on a proverbial dime for missions to the Moon and Mars. The technology will undergo testing on upcoming suborbital rocket launches with Blue Origin on its New Shepard…

techstartups.com - Zoox, a self-driving tech startup acquired by Amazon for $1.2 billion, becomes the fourth company to get a driverless car permit in California | Tech News | Startups News
Zoox, a self-driving tech startup acquired by Amazon for $1.2 billion, becomes the fourth company to get a driverless car permit in California | Tech News | Startups News
Tech Startups

Nickie Louise Posted On September 20, 2020 The first time we covered Zoox was back in July 2018 when the self-driving tech startup raised a massive $500 million at a $3.2 billion valuation. The San Francisco-based Zoox is an AI robotics company…

theaustralian.com.au - Mike Colias - The incredible shrinking GM: Mary Barra bets that smaller is better
The incredible shrinking GM: Mary Barra bets that smaller is better
THE AUSTRALIAN

Mary Barra wasn't among them. When she took the CEO job in early 2014, she inherited a company that for decades was so large and unwieldy executives sometimes didn't know whether parts of the business were making or losing money. On a visit to GM's…

timesonline.com - , The Times - Letter: Corporate greed, cheap foreign labor ruined American jobs
Letter: Corporate greed, cheap foreign labor ruined American jobs
The Times

In the beginning, corporate America began its greedy campaign to move our jobs out of the unionized north to the non-union right-to-work-for-less southern states. When that didn't work, corporate America threatened workers they would move our jobs…

seekingalpha.com - John M. Mason - Changing Business Models: General Motors In The Limelight (NYSE:GM)
Changing Business Models: General Motors In The Limelight (NYSE:GM)
SeekingAlpha

The world is changing. The spread of the coronavirus pandemic and the economic recessions that have followed have, in many ways, accelerated the move into the future. This certainly seems to be the case for General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM). Mary…

smartdrivingcar.com - Alaink Kornhauser - 8.39-737MaxFinalReport-091820
8.39-737MaxFinalReport-091820
SmartDrivingCar

39th edition of the 8th year of SmartDrivingCars Staff, Sept. 2020, “…This report concludes the U.S. House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure's 18- month long investigation of the design, development, and certification of…

wsj.com - Peter Landers - Sony CEO Is a 'Fortnite' Fan, and Not Just for the Profits
Sony CEO Is a 'Fortnite' Fan, and Not Just for the Profits
Wall Street Journal

Kenichiro Yoshida remembers the day—Sept. 17, 2014—that he felt Sony Corp. hit bottom. Then, as Sony's newly minted chief financial officer, he was bowing in apology at a press conference because the company had halted its dividend…

japantimes.co.jp - Paul Lienert - The Musk Method: Learn from partners then go it alone
The Musk Method: Learn from partners then go it alone
The Japan Times

Elon Musk is hailed as an innovator and disrupter who went from knowing next to nothing about building cars to running the world's most valuable automaker in the space of 16 years. But his record shows he is more of a fast learner who forged…

thepourquoipas.com - Adrien Book - Tech's 'Next Big Thing' : 20 Technologies that will change your life by 2050
Tech's 'Next Big Thing' : 20 Technologies that will change your life by 2050
The Pourquoi Pas

I recently shared an article called “ The “Next Big Thing” in Technology : 20 Inventions That Will Change the World ”, which got a few dozen thousand hits in the past couple of weeks. This calls for a sequel. The…

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