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Apple scientists disclose self-driving car findings

Famed for its secrecy on future products, two Apple scientists disclose new ways self-driving cars can spot cyclists

23 hours ago from The Independent

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Uber Hit With $8.9M Fine For Hiring Drivers With Criminal Records

If you knew that someone has a history of driving under the influence, or driving recklessly, and has been in multiple accidents before, would you feel safe getting in the car with them? Chances ...

Tue 21 Nov 17 from Ubergizmo

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Uber Wants To Fix Motion Sickness In Self-Driving Cars

With self-driving cars looking to become the future in which how we are ferried from one location to another, it also means a potential boost in productivity, where instead of focusing on driving, ...

Tue 21 Nov 17 from Ubergizmo

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Uber Tweaks Its Rating System To Make It More Transparent

Have you ever gotten onto an Uber, reached your destination without incident, but yet somehow walk away with a lower rating than before? Or have you as an Uber driver received a bad rating ...

5 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Biomechanical model could reduce wobbling of pedestrian bridges

The dangerous wobbling of pedestrian bridges could be reduced by using biomechanically inspired models of pedestrian response to bridge motion and a mathematical formula to estimate the critical ...

Tue 21 Nov 17 from Phys.org

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Corporate coworking as a driver of innovation

How do companies utilize coworking? Which types of corporate coworking offer the best opportunities for companies? Does corporate coworking truly drive innovation? Fraunhofer IAO has published ...

18 hours ago from AlphaGalileo

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Airlander 10 deflated after breaking free of its mooring

Just one day after successfully completing its sixth test flight, the Airlander 10 has suffered a major setback. According to reports, the world's largest aircraft apparently broke free ...

Sun 19 Nov 17 from Gizmag

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Art project lights up iconic 85-year-old Dutch dyke

Dutch artists unveiled a design and light show Thursday to highlight one of the country's landmark engineering projects, built more than 80 years ago as part of The Netherlands' famed sea defences.

Thu 16 Nov 17 from Phys.org

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New computational method provides optimized design of wind up toys

A team of leading computer scientists has developed a novel computational system to aid the design and fabrication of wind-up toys, focusing on automating the intricate interior machinery responsible ...

Fri 17 Nov 17 from Phys.org

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Dallara funnels decades of racing experience into its own, doorless street supercar

The Dallara Stradale has no doors, no roof and no windscreen those are optional extras, on top of a base price of US$182,000. And yet lovers of true driver's cars will likely be lining ...

Mon 20 Nov 17 from Gizmag

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