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by caltrek
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: AI & Robotics
Topic: Autonomous Vehicles News & Discussions
Replies: 44
Views: 16996

Re: Autonomous Vehicles News & Discussions

Motional Expands Operations in Las Vegas Ahead of 2023 Robotaxi Launch by Kristen Korosec September 23, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/23/motional-expands-operations-in-las-vegas-ahead-of-2023-robotaxi-launch/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) Autonomous vehicle company Motional is expanding its oper...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: AI & Robotics
Topic: Autonomous Vehicles News & Discussions
Replies: 44
Views: 16996

Re: Autonomous Vehicles News & Discussions

General Motors Invests $300 Million in China's Self-driving Momenta by Aria Alamalhodaei September 23, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/23/gm-invests-300m-in-chinas-first-self-driving-car-unicorn-momenta/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) General Motors has now joined a slew of other major automakers, ...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: AI & Robotics
Topic: AI & Robotics News and Discussions
Replies: 127
Views: 42170

Re: AI & Robotics News and Discussions

Robotics Investment in China Reviewed by Brian Heater September 23, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/23/attack-of-the-200m-robotic-raises/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) How’s this for a bit of regional synchronicity? This week, a pair of Chinese robotics firms secured $200 million rounds. It’s all ...
by caltrek
Thu Sep 23, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: The Elon Musk Thread
Replies: 3
Views: 1832

Re: The Elon Musk Thread

Tesla's Battery-Manufacturing "Megafactory" Breaks Ground in California by Aria Alamalhodaei September 23, 2021 https://techcrunch.com/2021/09/23/teslas-battery-manufacturing-megafactory-breaks-ground-in-california/ Introduction: (TechCrunch) Tesla broke ground on its “Megafactory,” a new...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Military & War
Topic: AUKUS News and Discussion
Replies: 8
Views: 668

Re: AUKUS News and Discussion

Biden Speaks With Macron for First Time Since Diplomatic Crisis by Erin Doherty September 22, 2021 https://www.axios.com/biden-macron-talk-diplomatic-submarine-crisis-32588996-b683-4d80-88df-4cd6f0822c8d.html Introduction: (Axios) President Biden on Wednesday spoke with French President Emmanuel Ma...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 51
Views: 18180

Re: Economic and jobs news thread

Federal Reserve Scales Back Expectations for Economic Recovery by Courtenay Brown September 22, 2021 https://www.axios.com/federal-reserve-economic-recovery-delta-variant-c2a1b95f-8338-4145-82fe-b5acc169f6e5.html Introduction: (Axios) The Fed downgraded near-term expectations for the economy and th...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Labor Rights News Thread
Replies: 13
Views: 3360

Re: Labor Rights News Thread

"We Are Emptying Out Their Shelves": Nabisco Workers’ 5-Week Strike Won by Shutting Down Business as Usual by Stephen Franklin September 20, 2021 https://inthesetimes.com/article/nabisco-workers-strike-union-labor-mondelez Introduction: (In These Times) CHICAGO — His shift on the strike l...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: Business & Politics
Topic: Economic and jobs news thread
Replies: 51
Views: 18180

Re: Economic and jobs news thread

U.S. Government Data Shows that Meat Prices are Increasing Faster Than Other Goods by Madison McVan September 22,2021 https://investigatemidwest.org/2021/09/22/graphic-consumer-price-index-shows-meat-prices-increasing-faster-than-other-goods/ Introduction: (Investigate Midwest) Meat prices are cont...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Energy & the Environment
Topic: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions
Replies: 127
Views: 42383

Re: Energy & the Environment News and Discussions

China’s Overseas Coal Power Retreat Could Wipe out $50 Billion of Investment September 22, 2021 https://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/14445711 Introduction: (Reuters via The Asahi Shimbun) SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE--China’s pledge to stop building coal-fired power plants overseas could cull $50 billion of in...
by caltrek
Wed Sep 22, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Computers & the Internet
Topic: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions
Replies: 31
Views: 9961

Re: Social Media & Big Tech news and discussions

Social Media a Boon to Finding New Animal and Plant Species by Fumi Yada September 22, 2021 https://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/14431244 Introduction: (The Asahi Shimbun) Every so often, social media turns out to be an invaluable resource for those studying the natural world in discovering new anima...