Apple has developed a testing procedure for drivers who would act as failsafe controls during autonomous vehicle testing, documents discovered by Business Insider via a public records request show. The documents detail the testing procedure that Apple has created in order to comply with the California Department of Motor Vehicle’s rules regarding autonomous testing on state roads.… Read More
Blake Lively isn’t having it if all you want to ask her about is the dress she’s wearing for an event. At Variety’s Power of Women event, Blake told off a reporter for asking her only about her outfit choice for the night. She started off by saying, “Are we really doing this? Would you […]
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Apple’s secretive self-driving car project just got a little less mysterious.
The Cupertino-based company was granted a permit by the California DMV to test cars on public roads in April, but the details on just what exactly it had planned were few and far between. We knew the permit applied to three self-driving Lexus RX540h SUVs, but not much more.
Thanks to documents obtained by Business Insider, we now have a preliminary — emphasis on preliminary — look at how Apple intends to challenge Uber and Google in the race for self-driving dominance. Read more…
Settle for being just as proud of your failures as you are of your accomplishments, because failures are scars that say, “I’m someone who tries things.”
The list of celebrities coming out as cannabis users is growing like a weed.
Anne Hathaway appeared on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on Thursday, which just so happened to be the unofficial stoner holiday 420. While on the show, Hathaway played a game called “Plead The Fifth.” The game is simple, Cohen asks her three questions, she has to answer two of them, and one she can plead the fifth.
In the very first question, Cohen brings up a rumor about Hathaway being a stoner, and asks her on a scale of one to ten, how big of a stoner is she? Anne smiles, and responds, “I’m not a little one.” Read more…
★★ Fairly even clouds filled the sky, and fairly even water filmed the pavement of the schoolyard. What rain was…
Welcome, lab rats of the future.
Google wants 10,000 of you in the United States to be their test dummies for four years so they can understand a lot more about health and the human body. And by Google, we mean Google’s parent company, Alphabet, which owns Verily, the company conducting this study. Stay with us now.
Project Baseline, as the mission has been dubbed, “is the quest to collect comprehensive health data and use it as a map and compass, pointing the way to disease prevention.” As signing up to be a test dummy goes, this seems like one of the better causes. Read more…
The story is as old as the nation is, an expert tells TIME
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is being re-accommodated from a seat he was led to believe would be his.
The beleaguered boss, whose fumbled apologies following the David Dao controversy made everything so much worse for United, will not chair the company board in 2018.
United announced the news in a regulatory filing Friday, Reuters reported. The official line is that Munoz opted to leave “future determinations related to the chairman position to the discretion of the board.”
With over 11 million mentions, the Netflix teen drama is causing a stir online
Inclusive marketing is a technique that consumers may not be able to pinpoint, but for many businesses, it’s the secret ingredient behind creating ads that set out to empower people and create confidence amongst consumers.
Inclusive marketing is marketing that doesn’t specifically target one demographic nor does it rely on the traditional stereotypes we set up amongst ourselves and with other people
On the other side of the coin, not all brands utilize inclusive marketing correctly. There have been a handful of brands over the past several months who have tried to take a stab at inclusive marketing, but to their dismay, their message was not received by the masses in the way they had hoped (looking at you, Pepsi). However, when executed correctly, inclusive marketing has the potential to make serious impacts for any business of any size. Read more…
With the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch just around the corner, Target is getting in the Mario Kart spirit with tricked-out shopping carts.
There’s no way this could go wrong, right?
Over 650 Target stores in the U.S. are getting decked out with Mario Kart-inspired shopping carts (also known as Super Target Karts), decorations, and a starting line-like entrance complete with black-and-white checkers, a lakitu, flashing lights, and music. The promotion starts today.
Target is basically giving you the green light to take shopping carts and race through the store as quickly as possibly. People will definitely be throwing things at each other. Read more…
Take this as something of a PSA for those of you who obsess over keeping your phone scratch-free: avoid the…
Israel has done it again!
Tourists gawk at the glorious iceberg that appeared in Ferryland, Canada. The mayor remains unimpressed. The post An Enormous Hunk of Ice Gets Stuck in Iceberg Alley appeared first on WIRED.
The department said it will not issue any waivers to U.S. companies