GM aims to put 300 more self-driving Chevy Bolts on the road

GM aims to put 300 more self-driving Chevy Bolts on the road
General Motors and its San Francisco-based autonomous vehicles division Cruise have made it clear they plan to put an autonomous taxi fleet on the road as fast as possible. Earlier this year, rumors from both the Wall Street Journal and Reuters claim…
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North Korea Probably Can’t Strike the US Yet—But It’s Still Plenty Scary

North Korea Probably Can’t Strike the US Yet—But It’s Still Plenty Scary

North Korea Probably Can’t Strike the US Yet—But It’s Still Plenty Scary

With tensions mounting in the Korean Peninsula, a look at how much—or how little—damage the Hermit Kingdom could cause stateside. The post North Korea Probably Can’t Strike the US Yet—But It’s Still Plenty Scary appeared first on WIRED.
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Dallas siren hack: Coming to a city near you

Dallas siren hack: Coming to a city near you
At 11:42pm last Friday night in Dallas, suddenly and for no apparent reason, what locals call the 'tornado sirens' went off. All of them. It was a clear, calm night; no foul weather presaged the blare of an emergency system so loud it's meant to wake…
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Early-Bird ticket deadline extended until April 21

Early-Bird ticket deadline extended until April 21
 Want to attend Disrupt NY 2017 but missed the Early-Bird ticket deadline? You’re in luck! We’re giving you another week to get your hands on these deeply discounted Disrupt tickets, so you now have until Friday, April 21 to secure your spot at the best startup show in New York. Read More


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SpaceX announces date for second Hyperloop pod competition

SpaceX announces date for second Hyperloop pod competition
It's been less than three months since the first Hyperloop Competition blasted test pods down a 1.25-kilometer test track in Southern California and SpaceX is already gearing up for the second edition. Hyperloop Pod Competition II will take place at…
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Simple is closing some customer bank accounts, and users are mad as hell

Simple is closing some customer bank accounts, and users are mad as hell
 Simple, the online banking service that promised to be a better alternative to big banks like Chase or Citibank, is falling short of some user’s expectations. This time, it comes as a result of the sudden and surprising notice customers received alerting them that their accounts would be closed next month. Read More


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'Nex Machina' will show you exactly how someone hit a high score

'Nex Machina' will show you exactly how someone hit a high score
Finnish developer Housemarque's ode to Robotron: 2084, Nex Machina is out for PC and PlayStation 4 this summer. And while we debuted it in December, details for the frantic arcade shooter have been relatively scarce since. But that's slowly changing….
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Uber shares growing financials to distract from negative publicity

Uber shares growing financials to distract from negative publicity
 Uber, the popular ride-hailing startup shared a grip of new financial metrics with Bloomberg today. The numbers indicate that the company is still growing at an impressive pace, and that despite staggering losses may be getting a handle on its cash burn. The company’s numbers have leaked in various quantities before, but today’s disclosure is a welcome dose of sunlight. That Uber… Read More


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