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Domino's plans self-driving pizza deliveries for Houston

In its ongoing bid to automate its pizza operations in every which way possible, Domino's has announced a new partnership with robotics startup Nuro. The agreement will see Nuro's self-driving ...

Mon 17 Jun 19 from Gizmag

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Tesla wants everyone to drive an electric car. Now it risks becoming a niche brand.

Analysts and industry observers say they could see the automaker being sold or relegated to the status of a "niche" automaker.

Thu 13 Jun 19 from The Washington Post

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Spectacular children's cars at Bonhams 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale

Most major collectible car auctions these days contain a few childrens cars, sometimes of extraordinary quality and considerable worth. Bonhams 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale contains ...

Tue 18 Jun 19 from Gizmag

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Mattel revs up Hot Wheels to new digital generation

Hot Wheels is ready to zoom into the new century.

Tue 18 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Uber names Melbourne as first non-US city for flying car program

Uber on Tuesday selected Melbourne, Australia, as the first non-US city for its aerial ridesharing service that is expected to launch in 2023, as it unveiled new partners for the ambitious initiative.

Wed 12 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Bitcoin mining may be pumping out as much CO2 per year as Kansas City

The latest attempt to assess the environmental impact of the cryptocurrency finds that mining accounts for about 0.2% of global electricity consumption.

Wed 12 Jun 19 from MIT Technology Review

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Volvo and Uber's latest self-driving car is built for plug-and-play autonomy

Back in 2016, Uber and Volvo joined forces to usher in the self-driving era by fitting out the Swedish automaker's premium XC90 SUVs with the transport company's in-house autonomous tech. ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Gizmag

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New York State Set to Legalize Electric Scooters and Bikes

New York City just got one step closer to being plagued with the piles of electric bikes and scooters that clutter the sidewalks of lesser cities. This is going to be a shitshow. Read more...

Mon 17 Jun 19 from Gizmodo

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Fiat Chrysler in talks with Aurora on autonomous vehicles

Fiat Chrysler is in talks to produce self-driving commercial vehicles with Aurora, an autonomous vehicle company led by former Google, Tesla and Uber executives.

Mon 10 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Epoxy resin solves solar tech pollution problems

Addition to perovskite cell manufacture makes them environmentally friendly. Andrew Masterson reports.

Mon 17 Jun 19 from Cosmos Magazine

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