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May 04, 2018
Twitter urges users to change their account passwords after a glitch made some of them readable in plain textA person familiar with the Twitter's response said the number was “substantial” and that they were exposed for “several months.”
Apr 24, 2018
Google owner Alphabet sees strong growth in ad sales, but not enough to offset costs in Q1Alphabet’s operating margin of 22 percent, down from 27 percent a year ago, missed expectations because of the growth in expenses.
Apr 13, 2018
Autonomous vehicle companies may face car accident litigation, warn auto industry lawyersCar accident litigation usually turns on a driver’s alleged negligence. By contrast, a lawsuit involving automated technology could scrutinize whether the system had a design defect.
Mar 29, 2018
Uber reaches a settlement with family of the victim involved in the first fatality caused by an autonomous vehicleCristina Perez Hesano, attorney with the firm of Bellah Perez in Glendale, said “the matter has been resolved” between Uber and the victim's family.
Mar 28, 2018
Uber agrees to settle gender and race discrimination class-action lawsuit by paying $10 millionAccording to the filing, the settlement compensates for financial and emotional harm to about 285 women and 135 men of color.
Mar 03, 2018
Toyota venture to invest more than $2.8 billion to develop automated driving softwareToyota is also investing $1 billion in artificial intelligence and other technologies through its US-based Toyota Research Institute.
Jan 08, 2018
Nvidia announces self-driving technology partnership with Uber, Volkswagen at CES 2018Uber has been using Nvidia’s GPU computing technology since its first test fleet of Volvo SC90 SUVS were deployed in 2016 in Pittsburgh and Phoenix.
Jan 06, 2018
CES 2018 organisers attract criticism for not including women speakers or a code of conductCES, the showcase for the latest consumer electronics from televisions to self-driving cars, is known for mostly male attendees.
Dec 21, 2017
EU court rules Uber is a transport service and should be regulated like other taxi operatorsUber had argued it was simply a digital app that acted as an intermediary between drivers and customers looking for a ride and so should fall under lighter EU rules for online services.
Dec 12, 2017
Uber appeals against regulation banning the service from accepting cash payments in MexicoUber is appealing a provision in the law that holds the company and other ride-hailing companies directly responsible for what happens during trips.