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Waymo Gets Ready to Deploy Thousands of Self-Driving Minivans

It’s 2018, and Waymo is doing it live. Two months after the Alphabet self-driving car spinoff announced it would start running a truly...

Looking Back at Microsoft Bob

Every industry has at least one. Automobiles had the Edsel. PC Hardware had...

Apple – Just quietly getting on with “the AI of things”

Whilst the other key players seem to wear their heart on their sleeve and we see all sorts of revelations, (Uber and Waymo...

Proposal for Government Wireless Network Shows Fear of China

The interstate highway system wasn't built in the name of convenience or even commerce. When President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Federal Aid...

New Part Day: I2C In, Charlieplexed LEDs Out

It seems that most of the electrical engineering covered on Hackaday concerns exactly one problem...

Cruise Automation to mass produce a “self-driving ready” vehicle

I see that the founder of Cruise Automation recently announced that they are ready to mass produce a "self-driving ready" vehicle, along with...

Strava Data Heat Maps Expose Military Base Locations Around the World

A modern equivalent of the World War II era warning that “loose lips sink ships” may be “FFS don’t share your Fitbit data...

Repairs You Can Print: Take a deep breath thanks to a...

If you are a maker, chances are that you will be exposed to unhealthy fumes...

Artificial Intelligence – Just how can we resist it?

According to Elon Musk, robots will be able to do your job better than you, jobs will be lost and he is not...