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Uber Self-Driving Car Crash May Be Due to LIDAR Blind Spot

Uber Self-Driving Car Crash May Be Due to LIDAR Blind Spot

While that's the sole LiDAR sensor on Uber's current fleet of autonomous vehicles, other cars typically have smaller sensors placed on the sides and front to help compensate for the blind spots of the main, rooftop one. Lior Ron, a central figure in Uber Technologies Inc.'s self-driving-truck project, left the company, said people familiar with the matter. That has meant that recent statistics on Uber's program are not available - such as the number of times self-driving cars have ... Consulte Mais Informação

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ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

The total time to put the GSAT-6A satellite in orbit since its blast off from the launch pad in Sriharikota will be 17 minutes and 46.50 seconds. As per the ISRO , two improvements have been declaring this as the second stage of rocket - the introduction of high thrust Vikas engine and an electromechanical actuation system in leaves of an electro-hydraulic actuation system. Consulte Mais Informação

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Driver attempts to ram 2 French soldiers out jogging, officials say

Driver attempts to ram 2 French soldiers out jogging, officials say

The driver, reportedly driving a stolen Peugeot, then insulted another group of soldiers, before speeding off, security sources said. Corbet said children were being kept inside while the suspect was at large, according to Reuters . A spokesman for the local prefecture said it was not clear whether the attack was deliberate or not. France remains on edge after a terrorist went on a killing spree the south west last Friday , leaving four dead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Klopp settles on Liverpool No. 1 after Roma play hardball over Alisson

Klopp settles on Liverpool No. 1 after Roma play hardball over Alisson

Liverpool secured a deal for the Egyptian global from Roma in the summer for a fee of just £37million despite seeing the likes of Neymar move to Paris Saint-Germain for incredible money. "Our aim is for Cengiz to become a very important player for us because he has youth and all the qualities needed to do that". Still, it's Monchi's style to continually see how much his players are worth - which is why he dangled Edin Dzeko up for a possible sale to Chelsea in January. Consulte Mais Informação

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China says resolutely opposed to new United States law on ties with Taiwan

China says resolutely opposed to new United States law on ties with Taiwan

They were tracked by Taiwanese jets until the mainland aircraft returned to base, it said. Taiwan on March 21 sent ships and aircraft to shadow a Chinese aircraft carrier group that sailed through the narrow Taiwan Strait. Meeting New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu in Shanghai on Monday, the newly appointed head of China's policy-making Taiwan Affairs Office, Liu Jieyi, said China was clear in its opposition to Taiwan independence, Chinese state television said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Academia de Hollywood arquiva investigação contra John Bailey

Academia de Hollywood arquiva investigação contra John Bailey

No último fim de semana e através de uma nota dirigida aos funcionários da Academia, Bailey desmentiu as denúncias que pesavam sobre ele e afirmou que nunca se comportou de maneira inadequada com mulheres. O Comité de Membros analisa as queixas "de acordo com o Código de Conduta e, depois de concluir as avaliações, reporta ao Conselho de Governadores", lia-se então no comunicado. Consulte Mais Informação

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Google releases the first Wear OS developer preview

Google releases the first Wear OS developer preview

There's a new default Dark UI system theme , which Google hopes improves glanceability for Wear apps. If you're a developer, Google recommends you to focus on several features of the Wear OS. Google is also limiting background activity. Exceptions to this include watch faces and complications that the user now has selected. Wear OS will be based on Android P when the latter comes out of the woodwork. Consulte Mais Informação

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Cricket Australia hands Steve Smith and David Warner one-year ban

Cricket Australia hands Steve Smith and David Warner one-year ban

He put the object down his trousers after being spoken to by the substitute Peter Handscomb, who had come on to the field after speaking to Australia coach Darren Lehmann over a walkie talkie. Warner , the pugnacious 31-year-old opening batsman, was also expected to be banned for 12 months, meaning his worldwide career may be over. It is something I will regret for the rest of my life. Consulte Mais Informação

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State Selects Locations for Iowa's Five Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

State Selects Locations for Iowa's Five Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The registry has artificially restricted access to the system by forcing patients to seek out another physician if their family doctor declined to get listed with the state system. Current law only allows six firms to operate in the state , and requires each of them to handle every aspect of their products from seed to sale. There was no mention of the drug's benefits with post-traumatic stress disorder that our fearless vets suffer from, or the proven reduction in opioid use (which a ... Consulte Mais Informação

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