Tesla is acquiring AI startup DeepScale. Forrest Iandola, DeepScale’s CEO, said on LinkedIn that he joined Tesla’s Autopilot team, which has lost many executives and engineers to companies like Nvidia, GM Cruise, Google, Lyft, and more.
Tesla’s Version 10 software update includes Smart Summon, which lets some car owners summon their car, adds connectivity to Netflix, YouTube, Hulu and a ‘Car-aoke’ feature with lyrics to sing along to songs.
Mark Zuckerberg has ensured that now, when Facebook’s team is getting ready to launch their crypto project Libra, they are really focused on doing it right.
The forum “Case for Small” is organized by the administration of the Krasnodar Territory and is scheduled for October 18-19. So, Russian entrepreneurs have decided that Elon Musk should definitely join them.
Boston Dynamics has launched the sale of its Spot Robot Dog but it still insists that the dog is not intended to be used as a weapon though their target markets are police departments.
BMW’s recent ad suggested that anything can happen in driverless cars, even sex. Is this the case? What is the future of driverless cars anyway? Are self-driving cars a reality today?
IBM has indicated that it will be willing to work with Facebook on Libra. However, this does not mean that IBM may want to join the Libra Association.
Facebook has agreed to take over New York-based CTRL-labs to help the startup develop a new device that will let people control digital devices using their minds in a deal reportedly worth $1 billion.
Amazon is introducing new earbuds and a new version of its echo speakers. This will place the Alexa voice assistant in a position to do more things than she has ever done before.
Cisco Systems Inc. announced that SingularityNET’s blockchain-based platform will host its decentralized AGI project focused on intellectual tasks instead of automating menial tasks.