• MIT's Self-Driving System to let Cars Navigate Roads Without a Map
MIT's Self-Driving System to let Cars Navigate Roads Without a Map

Well, MIT is working on a solution for this. The academic institution's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) has developed the framework , which replaces 3D maps with Global Positioning System data and sensors.

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  • There are nearly as many job openings as unemployed USA workers
There are nearly as many job openings as unemployed USA workers

The level hit 6.6 million, according to the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey released Tuesday. The number of total separations, which includes quits, layoffs and discharges, and other separations meanwhile increased by 2.3% to 5.291m.

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  • Facebook shakes up management and plunges into blockchain
Facebook shakes up management and plunges into blockchain

Facebook is launching its own blockchain division as part of a broader reorganization of its executive lineup, multiple sources confirmed to Recode today. With this sweeping restructuring, Facebook may be trying to pave the way for new products while ensuring more nimble management of its most established services.

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  • U.S. oil cracks $70, dollar heads towards 2018 high
U.S. oil cracks $70, dollar heads towards 2018 high

Prices have also gotten a lift from strong global demand and supply cuts by OPEC and Russian Federation. The euro broke below $1.19 for the first time this year on weaker-than-expected German industrial orders and declining euro zone investor sentiment.

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  • Hot Stock for Investors: Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS-B)
Hot Stock for Investors: Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS-B)

The stock of Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSB) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, May 7 by Goldman Sachs. Listed here are Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON:RDSA) PTs and latest ratings. The impending sale removes a cloud that had loomed over Canadian Natural since Shell took the shares as part of a $7.25 billion deal past year and signaled it would di...

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  • Hornets Finalizing Deal To Hire James Borrego As Head Coach
Hornets Finalizing Deal To Hire James Borrego As Head Coach

The 40-year Borrego has spent 15 years an National Basketball Association assistant coach, including 10 with San Antonio under Gregg Popovich. After seven years with the Spurs, Borrego served as an assistant for the New Orleans Hornets. The Hornets had missed the playoffs in three of the past four seasons, including the last two. Borrego intervie...

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  • 3 black Airbnb guests say Rialto neighbor called 911 on them
3 black Airbnb guests say Rialto neighbor called 911 on them

According to the report, Prendergast and her friends were spotted loading luggage into their auto outside of the Airbnb home when a local resident called 911 because they did not "recognize the vehicle or the people as neighbors, or the homeowner".

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  • Maruti to recall over 50000 cars to fix faulty brake vacuum hose
Maruti to recall over 50000 cars to fix faulty brake vacuum hose

India's largest passenger vehicle manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) is set to recall 52,686 vehicles for a suspected fault in their brake vacuum hose. The window to get the vehicles fixed would be open from May 14, where owners of the concerned vehicles will be contacted by dealers for a free replacement.

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  • Z's Attorneys Fires Back, Says SEC Probe Is a 'Celebrity Hunt'
Z's Attorneys Fires Back, Says SEC Probe Is a 'Celebrity Hunt'

The court papers refer to Jay-Z by his given name, Shawn Carter. The SEC is investigating allegations that a company called Iconix - which has had an interest in Jay-Z's Rocawear fashion brand since 2007 - may have broken financial reporting rules.

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  • EPS for The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Expected At $1.68
EPS for The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Expected At $1.68

The Walt Disney comprises 2.0% of Levin Capital Strategies L.P.'s investment portfolio, making the stock its 18th biggest holding. Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Walt Disney during the third quarter worth approximately $142,000.

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  • Dish Network may owe you $1200 in class-action lawsuit
Dish Network may owe you $1200 in class-action lawsuit

Dish Network. That's because a lawsuit was brought against the satellite TV provider. "It had the ability to put an end to it but didn't". CBS reports that there has been a 120 percent increase in complaints about violations of the Do Not Call Registry since 2014.

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  • Warren Buffett suggests Apple Inc to buyback more shares
Warren Buffett suggests Apple Inc to buyback more shares

Buffett said in an interview with Liz Claman on FOX Business that the iPhone is "maybe the greatest consumer product ever developed" and that one of Berkshire Hathaway's managers talked to him about investing more in Apple . "I don't think we or anybody else really knows what they're doing when writing cyber" insurance, Buffett said at his...

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  • Deutsche Bank Boosts Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE:VRX) Price Target to $22.00
Deutsche Bank Boosts Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (NYSE:VRX) Price Target to $22.00

Several research firms have recently issued reports on VRX . Valeant Pharmaceuticals International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. CIBC Asset Management Inc increased its holdings in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International by 3.2% in the 4th quarter. Iron Financial LLC now owns 16,394 shares of the special...

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  • US oil prices on the rise
US oil prices on the rise

Analysts said the recent rally in oil prices has been driven mostly by strong demand and limits on production. USA consumers have felt the pain of rising crude prices since the start of the year. The dollar reached its highest level this year at 92.82. This being said, the future pace of gains is likely to be far more moderate. A boom in prod...

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  • Musk buys $9.85 million in Tesla stock after taunting short sellers
Musk buys $9.85 million in Tesla stock after taunting short sellers

New relationship alert! Elon Musk stepped out with his new girlfriend, Grimes , at the 2018 Met Gala in New York City on Monday, May 7. Elon Musk is putting his money where his mouth is - $9.85 million to be exact. A few hours before the event, Page Six reported that Grimes and Musk have been "quietly dating" for a month, having met on...

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  • Nissan to withdraw from diesel vehicle market in Europe
Nissan to withdraw from diesel vehicle market in Europe

France has pledged to ban the sale of diesel and petrol cars from 2040, while some cities in Germany are set to ban older diesels. The Japanese vehicle maker confirmed the news overnight amid tax increases, looming bans and restrictions for diesel in several European countries.

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  • Shire agrees terms of £46bn Takeda takeover offer
Shire agrees terms of £46bn Takeda takeover offer

On Tuesday, Takeda said the boards of the two companies "have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended offer pursuant to which" the Japanese firm will acquire Shire. Takeda has been aggressively buying pharmaceutical companies in Europe and the United States, including USA drugmaker ARIAD Pharmaceuticals Inc. a year ago.

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  • California to mandate solar panels on new homes
California to mandate solar panels on new homes

The state's five-person energy commission board will vote Wednesday to determine whether to enact such a move. This initiative may be obsolete, as net zero homes would still draw power from the energy grid in certain circumstances. Some houses in a KB Home development in Fremont were built and sold with pre-installed, mandatory solar panels . That...

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  • Cognizant revenue grows 10.3% to $3.91 billion in March quarter
Cognizant revenue grows 10.3% to $3.91 billion in March quarter

Cognizant in December quarter attributed the reason for net loss of $18 million to a one-time provisional income tax expense of $617 million related to Tax Reform Act in US. The company has a market capitalization of $48.32 billion, a PE ratio of 22.06, a P/E/G ratio of 1.55 and a beta of 1.07. Finally, Argus raised shares of Cognizant Technology...

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  • Water line break floods 50 staterooms on Carnival cruise
Water line break floods 50 staterooms on Carnival cruise

Besides having to sleep on a yoga mat, Haase described a small fire in the sleeping area which she believed was caused by one passenger's CPAP breathing apparatus shorting out in the damp conditions. They both said the cruise director and captain told passengers what happened. The new terminal facility is 12,500 square feet and overall along wi...

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  • Rupee opens lower against USA dollar
Rupee opens lower against USA dollar

The domestic unit on Monday crashed below the 67-mark to close at a 15-month low of 67.13 against the USA currency following a surging demand for the dollar as crude oil prices zoomed past $75 per barrel level. Foreign investors have pulled out over Rs 22,000 crore from the debt market in the last three months and around Rs 8,400 crore from the e...

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  • Local mail carriers get a new blue 'do for Stamp Out Hunger
Local mail carriers get a new blue 'do for Stamp Out Hunger

Area residents are asked to leave food out this Saturday to help the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger. Estherville postal worker Mike Nieland said the Estherville Post Office has raised its goal from 2,900 pounds of food collected in 2017 to 3,100 for 2018.

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  • Ryan Giggs hopes former Manchester United manager can recover
Ryan Giggs hopes former Manchester United manager can recover

It was shocking, it's sad, but I know his character. Jones is one of a handful of players now at United who were signed by Ferguson, having joined from Blackburn in 2011, and the England global revealed how news of his former manager's ill health hit him hard.

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  • Is Comcast Preparing To Make Unsolicited Offer For Fox?
Is Comcast Preparing To Make Unsolicited Offer For Fox?

Comcast, owner of NBC and Universal Pictures, has already made a 22 billion pound ($30 billion) offer to acquire the 61 percent stake in European pay-TV group Sky Plc that Fox does not already own. Disney CEO Bob Iger once called Sky the "crown jewel" of the transaction. Either way, the Fox shareholders would still have to approve any deal. Rat...

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  • Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co Decreased Cisco Sys INC Com (CSCO) Stake
Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co Decreased Cisco Sys INC Com (CSCO) Stake

Oconee Federal Financial Corp (OFED) investors sentiment increased to 2.2 in Q4 2017. CSCO reported a change of 0.34% over the last week and performed 5.99% over the last month while its year to date (YTD) performance revealed an activity trend of 14.52%.

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