Despite The Hype, You Can Still Make A Fortune With Blockchain Technology

Blockchain’s decentralized nature presents many entrepreneurs with a difficult choice: build a decentralized system but forego a solid revenue stream, or create a centralized business model that leads to real profits but avoids the very aspect of blockchain that makes it so disruptive. Fortunately, there is a happy medium: generally … Read the rest

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser Sends A Compelling Message To Companies Developing And Testing Driverless Technology

D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser on Monday sent a  message to companies developing and testing driverless technology: The city is opening its doors to them. Bowser said she is creating a work group and directing it to “proactively prepare the District” for autonomous vehicle technologies. The group includes members from … Read the rest

MSU Conducts A Formal Research On How Autonomous Vehicles Will Impact Jobs In The Future

The American Center for Mobility, located between Detroit and Ann Arbor in Ypsilanti Township, is collaborating with Michigan State University and Texas A&M Transportation Institute to look at the impacts of autonomous vehicles on transportation jobs and future skills training.

The study will look at driving-related jobs including professional truck … Read the rest

Intel To Introduce Its 18-Core Xenon Chip For Self Driving Cars And IoT Technology

INTEL WANTS to get up all inside devices that lurk on the edge of networks with its new 18-core Xeon D-2100 processor. Traditionally, Xeon chips have been the domain of workstations and server machines, churning away at video rendering or crunching enterprise workloads.

This new chipset is designed to bring … Read the rest

Two Professors Come Together To Intensify Autonomous Car Research

Two Professors, Raghvendra Cowlagi and Alex Wyglinski are working on an NSF-funded project that is bringing together Cowlagi’s study of decision making for autonomous cars and Wyglinski’s study of wireless communications to create a network of self-driving cars that can share information about everything from traffic congestion to icy road … Read the rest