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Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Amazon debuts AmazonFresh Pickup, a drive-in service delivering groceries straight to the trunks of customers' cars, in beta at two Seattle locations   —  Amazon's grocery efforts just got a new level of convenience for shoppers: AmazonFresh Pickup, a drive-in grocery delivery right to your car's trunk, launching in beta on Tuesday.
Mar 28, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Instagram says it will blur and add a warning to sensitive content that doesn't merit removal and open two-factor authentication to all   —  Instagram is already doing a lot to spot and censor posts that violate its community guidelines, like outright porn, but now it's also taking steps …
Mar 23, 2017, 11:15 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Nvidia partners with trucking giant PACCAR to put its autonomous technology into trucks   —  Nvidia's already going deeper down the self-driving vehicle rabbit hole in partnership with Bosch, but it's also moving further into autonomous trucking with a newpartnership with PACCAR, one of the world's largest makers of transport trucks.
Mar 16, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Jay Z's Roc Nation announces ARRIVE, to provide startups with “brand services, business development, advisory and capital”   —  Jay Z's new venture capital firm Arrive, has arrived — the rap and business mogul has been planning the launch for a while, according to reports …
Mar 6, 2017, 3:10 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
After initially refusing, Uber says it will apply for a California DMV self-driving car testing permit   —  Uber is now in the process of getting a permit from the California DMV to resume testing its self-driving vehicles on public state roads.  Uber started testing its self-driving Volvo XC90 SUVs …
Mar 2, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Microsoft open sources simulator that lets developers test autonomous drones, cars, robots, and more in a virtual environment   —  Microsoft has made available a beta version of an advanced virtual world for training autonomous drones, as well as other gadgets that move on their own.
Feb 15, 2017, 7:25 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Waymo says disengagement rate per 1K miles driven autonomously dropped from 0.8 in 2015 to 0.2 in 2016, even while miles driven rose to 635K overall   —  Waymo's self-driving software had far fewer disengagements in 2016 than it did in 2015 in the state of California, despite a big increase in the number of miles driven overall.
Feb 1, 2017, 1:55 PMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Report: Snap Inc. is working on adding lenses that can recognize and interact with landscapes, an extension of the current lenses that recognize faces   —  Snap, Inc. is working on an updated version of its in-app Snapchat lenses that would be able to recognize landscapes as well as faces …
Feb 1, 2017, 11:20 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Tesla files suit against former Autopilot director, says he took proprietary information and tried to poach staff for his new self-driving car startup Aurora   —  Tesla has sued former employee Sterling Anderson, who acted as Director of its Autopilot Programs for just over a year, for breach of contract.
Jan 27, 2017, 8:00 AMIn context
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:
Report: Amazon expands into sea freight deliveries, acting as a freight forwarder for 150+ ocean freight deliveries from China to US since October 2016   —  Amazon has begun shipping products from Chinese merchant partners to its U.S. warehouses via ocean freighters, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Jan 25, 2017, 11:55 AMIn context

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