After plowing money into companies as diverse as Uber Technologies Inc., office rental specialist WeWork Cos Inc. and fintech lender SoFi, the billionaire chief of Softbank Group Corp. – Masayoshi Son is in talks to buy as much as a third of Swiss Re, a 155-year-old reinsurance giant.
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AI experts and robotics specialists are not the only ones who are working on resolving problems faced by autonomous vehicles. Philosophers are also paying close attention to the development of what, from their perspective, looks like a myriad of ethical quandaries on wheels.
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As the demand for digitalized smart cars keep growing in the Chinese market, manufacturers are finding it increasingly difficult advance with a technology that is still relatively new and not mature yet. According to a report by a Beijing-based media group AutoR centered on intelligent driving, more and more Chinese … Read the rest
As the key stakeholders – the automotive industry, government and the public of Australia are considering the influence of driverless technology in the future. Given the recent decline in Australia’s car manufacturing industry there is an optimistic belief that driverless cars could see the creation of new skilled jobs in … Read the rest
Google’s CEO has claimed that the impact of artificial intelligence on humanity is ‘more profound’ than that of electricity or fire. In a recent interview Pichai said that AI, is ‘one of the most important things that humanity is working on’. He added that intelligent machines could one day help … Read the rest
Intelligent systems, powered by the latest round of machine learning software, aren’t just getting smarter: they’re getting smarter faster. Understanding the rate at which these systems develop, can be a particularly challenging when it comes to exploring how technology is changing every day.
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To attend to the major deficit of nurses, autonomous robots might be the answer that you are looking for. In hospitals across the globe, automation is helping out by helping to deliver food and drugs and do other mundane tasks. (Manufacturer: Aethon)
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The 21st century has witnessed many key innovations in its time, and perhaps its time for someone to alter Gordon Moore’s statement from 1965, where he laid down the principles of the famous Moore’s Law. The pace at which developments are happening these days are just phenomenal and its just … Read the rest
AEye, a company founded by Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and NASA veteran Luis Dussan is hoping to To get to the next stage in the world of autonomity by making better sensors. Majority of the autonomous vehicles are currently depended upon LiDAR sensors, which use laser beams to take … Read the rest