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UPS buys stake in TuSimple, testing self-driving trucks in Arizona

Business UPS said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in self-driving company TuSimple, and the world's largest package delivery company has been testing the startup's autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona. FILE PHOTO: The logo of United Parcel Service is seen at the new package sorting and delivery…

Self-driving cars are ready to start picking up passengers in NYC

News / City Life By Jenny Silber Posted: Tuesday August 6 2019, 3:19pm Photograph: Courtesy Optimus Ride The only thing that can fix New York’s reputation for terrible driving may actually be just getting rid of the drivers themselves. Driverless cars will be arriving in NYC on Wednesday to shuttle passengers around a loop just…

How the NHL has changed in the past 10 years… and what’s next

Aug 22, 2019Greg WyshynskiESPN In 2010, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was all about calming fears.At his state of the league address in Chicago, he stated that the NHL was growing, albeit "not as strong perhaps in terms of the speed of growth that we were seeing and would like to continue to see as it…

Investors are betting $85 million that hungry students will normalize these robot food delivery workers of the future

Robot food-delivery startup Starship Technologies has been gaining speed, and it's thanks to hungry, tech-happy students. Earlier this week the five-year-old San Francisco startup announced a $45 million series A funding round, bringing its total funding to $85 million. It simultaneously revealed that its rate of delivery has been growing rapidly. Founded in 2014, it…

Investors are betting $85 million that hungry students will normalize these robot food delivery workers of the future

Starship TechnologiesA Starship Technologies Robot food-delivery startup Starship Technologies closed $US45 million in funding this week, and it’s putting that money towards winning over hungry college students with its six-wheeled food robots. The company has raised $US85 million in total from investors. CEO Lex Bayer told Business Insider about the company’s strategy going forward, which…

Waymo is crowdsourcing AV research by publishing a dataset (GOOGL)

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. Waymo, Alphabet's autonomous vehicle (AV) subsidiary, announced on Wednesday that it would release an AV dataset to the public. A Jaguar I-PACE self-driving car is…

NEWSOM TO TRUMP: ‘This is checkmate” — Another MASS SHOOTING foiled in SoCal? — DEMS debate climate change in SF — SMOKIN’! $317 MIL in CA cannabis revenue

THE BUZZ: 'THIS IS CHECKMATE” — “Newsom thrives on Trump ire over auto deal” — POLITICO’S Jeremy B. White has the story: California’s Trump-defying auto emissions deal has gotten deep under the president’s skin — and Gov. Gavin Newsom is making the most of it.Trump has been raging for weeks against the deal Newsom and…

This Week in Logistics News (August 17 – 23)

What is this inverted yield curve talk all about? Well, I know a little about it. A little bit. Does it mean that a recession is coming? No. Does it indicate that a recession might be coming? Maybe. A yield curve is an XY plot of the annualized yields of US Treasury securities at different…

Week in Review: IoT, Security, Autos

Products/ServicesHuawei Technologies is again delaying the public introduction of its Mate X foldable smartphone. It is unlikely the product will be marketed in the U.S., given the ongoing trade war. The official rollout now seems likely to come in November, in time for the holiday shopping season. Samsung Electronics has had its problems with foldable…

Jury finds ‘sexual predator’ former Seattle indoor soccer owner Dion Earl guilty on all counts

PHOENIX — Former Seattle Impact indoor soccer team owner Dion Earl was found guilty Thursday on all six counts in a sexual assault trial in which he was accused by two Arizona women hired to babysit his children. The jury in the two-week trial in Maricopa County Superior Court also heard testimony from two former Impact dance-team…

Android 10: Google completely changes look of mobile operating system

The successor to Android Pie will simply be called Android 10, Google has announced, bringing to an end one of tech's most unusual naming conventions.  A complete overhaul to the world's most popular mobile operating system was introduced by the technology giant in a blog post.  Android's open platform has expanded to tablets, cars, watches and TVs, having first launched…

2020 NFL Draft: D’Andre Swift leads slew of uber-talented running backs in next year’s draft class

Sony Michel proved the value of selecting a running back in the first round. Michel, the 31st overall pick in last year's draft, showed his worth during the 2018 playoffs. In three playoff games, Michel, a standout at the University of Georgia, rushed for 336 yards while averaging 4.7 yards per carry. He also scored six…

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