Uber's self-driving car saw pedestrian before fatal crash, but was programmed not to brake – BGR

[unable to retrieve full-text content] BGRThe National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report from the investigation into the fatal collision between an Uber self-driving vehicle and a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona earlier this year. According to the report, Uber’s self …Fatal autonomous Uber crash report says car wasn’t programmed to brakeSlashGearUber Ends Driverless Car Program In ArizonaCarscoopspreliminary report ...

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Uber self-driving car saw pedestrian but didn't brake before fatal crash, feds say – The Verge

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The VergeThe National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released its preliminary report into the fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle in Tempe, Arizona, last March. Among the findings, investigators say the vehicle decided it needed to brake 1.3 …Uber Self-Driving Car in Fatal Crash Wasn’t Programmed to BrakeBloombergUber’s semi-autonomous car detected the pedestrian six seconds ...

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These were the unlikely survivors after dinosaurs went extinct – CNN

[unable to retrieve full-text content] CNN(CNN) When an asteroid hit the Earth 66 million years ago, it unleashed a violent force millions of times more massive than an atomic bomb. Known as the Cretaceous-Paleogene fifth mass extinction event, it wiped out three-quarters of all plant and …The Asteroid That Smote the Dinosaurs Burned the Birds Out of TreesThe AtlanticHow the ...

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Women accuse Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior, harassment – CNN

[unable to retrieve full-text content] CNN(CNN) A young production assistant thought she had landed the job of her dreams when, in the summer of 2015, she started work on “Going In Style,” a bank heist comedy starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin. But the job quickly devolved …Morgan Freeman Accused of Sexual Harassment by Multiple WomenVarietyMorgan Freeman Accused ...

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Jason Bateman 'Embarrassed' by Seeming Defense of Jeffrey Tambor Verbally Harassing Jessica Walter – PEOPLE.com

[unable to retrieve full-text content] PEOPLE.comJason Bateman is apologizing after being accused of defending Arrested Development costar Jeffrey Tambor when Jessica Walter claimed the actor verbally harassed her on the set of the series. During a candid cast interview with the New York Times …Jason Bateman Apologizes in Wake of Backlash Over Jeffrey Tambor-Jessica Walter CommentsVarietyJason Bateman Apologizes After Backlash ...

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Musk Should Go Ahead and Build 'Pravda' – Bloomberg

[unable to retrieve full-text content] BloombergElon Musk’s idea of creating a credibility rating site for journalists and media outlets seems wacky on the face of it. For one, the proposed name, Pravda, is cringe-making for a Soviet-born journalist like me. But not all Musk’s ideas are far-fetched …Tesla adds Model 3 build complexity: too early, or on time?Green Car ReportsTesla’s ...

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New NOAA Weather Satellite Suffers Cooling System Malfunction: How Will This Affect GOES-17? – Tech Times

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Tech TimesGOES-17, the newest weather satellite of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, is suffering from a critical malfunction with its cooling system, placing its future in question. The new NOAA satellite, with a name that stands for …New satellite’s primary weather-monitoring tool is not working properly, NOAA saysWashington PostNOAA studies “serious problem” with new ...

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Detroit: Become Human: The Kotaku Review – Kotaku

[unable to retrieve full-text content] KotakuThe PS4’s latest blockbuster moviegame Detroit: Become Human is like something my Alexa would come up with, were I to ask her to write a story about androids with feelings. As I imagine it, the vaguely sinister, sporadically helpful digital assistant …Video Game Review: ‘Detroit: Become Human’VarietyDetroit: Become Human Review – To Err Is HumanGameSpotPS4 ...

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In absence of fog, the images from a SpaceX launch Tuesday are stunning – Ars Technica

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Ars TechnicaSo much so that the rocket could be seen clearly, from far away, providing dramatically different views than those of a launch from Florida. NASA. This was the second flight of this Falcon 9 first stage, which first flew in January of this year. SpaceX …SpaceX achievements generate growing interest in reusable launchersSpaceNewsElon Musk ...

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'The Voice' Season 14 finale recap: Brynn Cartelli becomes youngest winner at 15 – USA TODAY

[unable to retrieve full-text content] USA TODAYOne night after American Idol crowned its first champion since its resurrection on ABC, it was NBC’s turn, naming the winner of The Voice’s 14th season. Kelly Clarkson, the inaugural American Idol champ who officially joined the Voice coaching panel …‘The Voice’ finale: How Brynn Cartelli’s win could be a game-changer for the showWashington ...

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