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10 Examples of technology coming to us in the future

Today on Fairweather news we look at 10 different examples of up and coming technology that will be set to hit stores in the not too distant future. 333 more words

Here's why you're not behind the wheel of Google's self-driving car

It was inevitable that Google would have to overcome a few obstacles to make its self-driving car a reality. Despite months of successful tests, government officials and the general public are still concerned about the… 306 more words

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Google to add manual controls to self-driving car

Google self-driving car currently has no physical controls beyond a start and stop button, but California’s Department of Motor Vehicles add new rules, which will come into place next month, will prevent Google’s autonomous vehicle from public road testing in the US State unless it adds manual controls. 95 more words

Tech

Code/red: Google’s New Music Service Has Predictably Awful Name

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  • Y Combinator Demo Day.
  • The 10th anniversary of Google’s 2004 IPO.

You Let an Algorithm Pick These Names or What?

For all its skill in developing new products and services, Google sure is awful at naming them. 927 more words

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Car Park by Shawn Van Tol

The car rolled up to the curb and stopped. Bob quickly hopped out and walked around the back side of the car to Catherine’s door. She smiled to herself, touched by the small act of chivalry, blissfully unaware that Bob was using those precious seconds to release gas pressure that had been building to dangerous levels over the last four minutes of the drive. 607 more words

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Driverless cars – Some essential things you need to know

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It seems that any news regarding the development of driverless technology is a matter of curiosity for many of us around the world since its successful test drive in different parts of the world.Now it is not only a part of science fiction story or Hollywood movie. 1,867 more words

Reji Stephenson

Should your driverless car kill you to save a child? via Quartz

Photo Credit; The wheel’s at the wheel. Reuters/Elijah Nouvelage

 http://qz.com/245142/should-your-driverless-car-kill-you-to-save-a-child/

Interesting moral dilemma posed by the author for self driving cars programming, based on the theme from I Robot the movie.   31 more words

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