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Auto Manufacturers Refuse To Take Responsibility For Their Robot Car Failures

PHILADELPHIA, March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Safe Autonomous Vehicles (SAVe) Campaign today announced that out of more than a dozen automakers it challenged to take responsibility for failures in their autonomous vehicle technology, only Volvo ha.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoMar 16th, 2017

DJI adds much of Iraq and Syria to its list of no-fly zones for its drones

 Drone maker DJI has updated their software to turn huge expanses of Syria and Iraq into no-fly zones. DJI usually prevents users from navigating their drones over sensitive areas like military bases and airports, but its new no-fly zones cover.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News44 min. ago

Google researcher figures how to make great night photos with a smartphone

Name the number one problem with smartphone cameras. If you picked "nighttime photos," we agree: While smartphone cameras have improved by orders of magnitude in the last decade, due to the constraints of their tiny lenses, low light conditions are s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 19 min. ago

T-Mobile 1Q17 Results: Sustained Growth Despite Mounting Market Pressure

On April 24, 2017, T-Mobile released their operating and financial results for the first quarter of 2017. During the quarter, T-Mobile saw a slight dip, -5.5%, in wireless revenue after the holiday quarter. This decline is consistent with the rest.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News4 hr. 35 min. ago

This handy gadget will help runners see where they"re going in the dark

The Night Runner Pro is a set of bright lights that attach to a pair of running shoes, allowing runners to stay more visible and see where they are going on their evening workouts. The post This handy gadget will help runners see where they're g.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 52 min. ago

Intimate stories and live actors show just how beautiful VR can be

Hollywood is doing its best to figure out virtual reality, often with less than compelling results.   But a small group of VR producers at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival have successfully innovated their way through experimental territo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

Why Do Men Cheat on Their Loved Ones and What They Actually Think

Why Do Men Cheat on Their Loved Ones and What They Actually Think.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News5 hr. 36 min. ago

Takata stock trading suspended after reported bankruptcy filing plan

Takata stock trading was suspended in Japan after a newspaper report that the embattled auto supplier was considering filing for bankruptcy protection......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News6 hr. 12 min. ago

Grilling the guys behind the Lucid Air, the luxe EV that makes Teslas look tame

Lucid Motors CTO Peter Rawlinson and design boss Derek Jenkins walk us through the Lucid Air electric car, and what they think makes this new, high-performance luxury sedan so disruptive. The post Grilling the guys behind the Lucid Air, the luxe EV t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 28 min. ago

This creepy face hiding in a lamp post is freaking the internet out

The town of Salem, Massachusetts is infamous for spooky happenings, so when the mayor shares a creepy photo of a face hidden in a lamppost, people are going to take note.  Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll tweeted out an eerie photo of a lamppost on Wedn.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 43 min. ago

Intoxicated man allegedly assaults a robot in Silicon Valley, gets arrested

A man was arrested this week in Mountain View, California, for allegedly attacking one of Knightscope's K5 security robots. Now that will earn you some hardcore respect when you're locked up behind bars. The post Intoxicated man allegedly assaults a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

This creepy face hiding in a lamppost is freaking the internet out

The town of Salem, Massachusetts is infamous for spooky happenings, so when the mayor shares a creepy photo of a face hidden in a lamppost, people are going to take note.  Salem Mayor Kim Driscoll tweeted out an eerie photo of a lamppost on Wedn.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 3 min. ago

Luxe to end door-to-door valet service, will launch “new service” this summer

 Luxe started as a company that promised to make parking in busy cities less awful with an app that summoned blue-jacketed, scooter-carrying valets to your location to whisk your car away until you needed it back. It seems they’re moving a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 27 min. ago

Where Is the Digital Opportunity? — Retail/eTail

Rapid changes in the business landscape demand that retail companies relook their business models and add capabilities for innovation to survive in the highly competitive marketplace. It calls for organizations to evaluate existing business processes.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

IDC TechBrief: Land Management Systems

This IDC TechBrief examines what CIOs are doing to modernize and evolve their LMS to provide comprehensive functionality and at the same time evolve their IT environment to leverage platforms where it makes good business sense. The main focus of this.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Hacking Group Is Charging German Companies $275 For "DDoS Tests"

An anonymous reader writes: "A group calling itself XMR Squad has spent all last week launching DDoS attacks against German businesses and then contacting the same companies to inform them they had to pay $275 for 'testing their DDoS protection syste.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 12 min. ago

Google experiment promises clean nighttime shots from your phone

Many modern smartphones can take decent photos when the sun goes down, but their noisy, washed out images still don't hold a candle to the shots from a high-end DSLR. Google researcher Florian Kainz might have a way of closing that gap.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News8 hr. 27 min. ago

Italian Island"s Mutation Fights Malaria, But Raises Risk of Other Diseases

The people of Sardina are famous for their longevity, but also have some of the world's highest rates of multiple sclerosis and lupus......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceRelated News8 hr. 51 min. ago

Ask Slashdot: Are Accurate Software Development Time Predictions a Myth?

New submitter DuroSoft writes: For myself and the vast majority of people I have talked to, this is the case. Any attempts we make to estimate the amount of time software development tasks will take inevitably end in folly. Do you find you can make a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

Will the High-Tech Cities of the Future Be Utterly Lonely?

adeelarshad82 writes from a report via The Week: The prospect of cities becoming sentient is "fast becoming the new reality," according to one paper. Take Tel Aviv for example, where everyone over the age of 13 can receive personalized data, such as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 52 min. ago

The Night Runner Pros are a pair of headlights for your running shoes

The Night Runner Pro is a set of bright lights that attach to a pair of running shoes, allowing runners to stay more visible and see where they are going on their evening workouts. The post The Night Runner Pros are a pair of headlights for your runn.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 44 min. ago