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Uber receives approval to resume self-driving car tests in Pittsburgh

Uber receives approval to resume self-driving car tests in Pittsburgh

2 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Uber has received authorization from the state of Pennsylvania to resume tests of its driverless cars, the company confirmed.
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Launch Center Pro Gains NFC Triggers, New Themes, Siri Shortcuts Support and More

Launch Center Pro Gains NFC Triggers, New Themes, Siri Shortcuts Support and More

6 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   3 articles

Launch Center Pro, an app that offers quick access shortcuts for everyday tasks, today released a major update that adds quite a bit of new functionality. Version 3.0 of the...
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Kroger-owned grocery store begins fully driverless deliveries

6 hours ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Nuro, a startup founded by two veterans of Google's self-driving car project, has reached an important milestone: it has started making fully autonomous grocery deliveries on...
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Google unveils sleeker Street View Trekker backpack for capturing 3D images on the go

Google unveils sleeker Street View Trekker backpack for capturing 3D images on the go

7 hours ago   |   9to5Google

In 2017, Google introduced the first major upgrade to Street View cars in eight years aimed at capturing higher-resolution images. The Google Maps team is now slimming down the...
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Sphero is discontinuing its Disney line, grab them while you can!

Sphero is discontinuing its Disney line, grab them while you can!

11 hours ago   |   iMore

Get your smart Sphero robot toys before they are gone for good. Sphero has announced that it is discontinuing its Disney line of robot toys. In a statement to The Verge...
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Unity's game engine is now developing self-driving cars

Unity's game engine is now developing self-driving cars

12 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

Chinese internet provider Baidu has teamed up with the Unity gaming engine to help speed along development of self-driving cars, using simulations to gather test data on how...
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Ford noise cancelling dog kennel

Ford noise cancelling dog kennel

13 hours ago   |   Geeky Gadgets

Car manufacturer Ford has this week unveiled a strange new addition to their range in the form of a noise cancelling dog kennel. Designed and created by Ford Europe the dog...
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Mercedes AMG GT 4 Door Coupe V8 starts at $136,500

Mercedes AMG GT 4 Door Coupe V8 starts at $136,500

16 hours ago   |   Geeky Gadgets

Mercedes Benz has revealed the pricing for their Mercedes AMG GT 4 Door Coupe V8, pricing for the car starts at $136,500. Pricing for the Mercedes AMG GT 63 Coupe starts at...
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Luminar collaborates with Audi's Autonomous Intelligent Driving on driverless vehicles

Luminar collaborates with Audi's Autonomous Intelligent Driving on driverless vehicles

17 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Palo Alto lidar startup Luminar is teaming up Autonomous Intelligent Driving, Audi's self-driving car spinoff, to aid in the latter's launch plans.
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Sphero Discontinues Disney Products Including BB-8 and R2-D2

Sphero Discontinues Disney Products Including BB-8 and R2-D2

1 day ago   |   Mac Rumors

Sphero , known for its popular BB-8, BB-9E, and R2-D2 iPhone-controlled droids , today confirmed that it is discontinuing all licensed products. In a statement provided to The...
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Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Apple releases a tiny iOS update in 12.1.2, fixing connectivity bugs

Enlarge / The iPhone XR. Apple released a new version of iOS yesterday, and the public notes this time apply just to iPhones. Labeled iOS 12.1.2, it arrives just two weeks... Read more ...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be...

Qualcomm slams Apple's response to iPhone ban in China, says it should be ‘taking a bite out of sales'

After criticizing Apple in a statement yesterday for its response to China's injunction against certain iPhone models, Qualcomm continues its PR circuit today. Speaking to... Read more ...

How Facebook sneakily uses IP data & more for targeted ads, even if users...

How Facebook sneakily uses IP data & more for targeted ads, even if users disable all location settings

Facebook has a storied history of privacy concerns, especially as privacy relates to advertising. Today, Aleksandra Korolova, a University of Southern California computer... Read more ...

November 2018 NPD: Nintendo Switch outsells everything

November 2018 NPD: Nintendo Switch outsells everything

Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 all sold more than 1.3 million systems in November. That's the first time that has happened for these devices. Read more ...

How to Use Quickdrawer & Google Now at the Same Time in Action Launcher

How to Use Quickdrawer & Google Now at the Same Time in Action Launcher

As highlighted in our article on how to enable Google Now in Action Launcher, doing so takes away the Quickdrawer. This effectively ruins one of the more beneficial features of... Read more ...

Google ‘presenting' 2019 NBA All-Star Voting, now exclusive to official...

Google ‘presenting' 2019 NBA All-Star Voting, now exclusive to official app/site, Search, & Assistant

The NBA All-Star Game is an annual exhibition game where fans get to pick the players. For the 2019 competition, Google is playing an exclusive role in the voting process, and... Read more ...

Snapchat now rolling out customizable 'Year End Story' recap, here's how to...

Snapchat now rolling out customizable 'Year End Story' recap, here's how to view yours

Snapchat this week started rolling out its incredibly popular “year in review” roundup. This roundup, which Snapchat calls your “Year End Story,” compiles some of your best... Read more ...

T-Mobile denies lying to FCC about size of its 4G network

T-Mobile denies lying to FCC about size of its 4G network

Enlarge T-Mobile has denied an allegation that it lied to the Federal Communications Commission about the extent of its 4G LTE coverage. A group that represents small rural... Read more ...

WSJ report details extremely unpopular iPhone in India as Apple sees...

WSJ report details extremely unpopular iPhone in India as Apple sees diminishing success

A report from the Wall Street Journal today details Apple's minuscule success in India with iPhone, specifically highlighting Amit Rajput, who runs a counter selling iPhones in... Read more ...

AutoSleep 6 introduces Siri Shortcuts support, new design and reports, more

AutoSleep 6 introduces Siri Shortcuts support, new design and reports, more

AutoSleep is my go-to app for tracking sleep quality with the Apple Watch , and today the sleep tracking app is receiving a major update. AutoSleep 6.0 introduces a new look... Read more ...