(CNN) — A new artificial intelligence technology can accurately identify some rare genetic disorders using a photograph of a patient's face, according to a new study. The AI technology, called DeepGestalt,
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A friend recently asked me to offer a list of my five favorite personal finance book—and I failed. I couldn't condense the list to any fewer than 10 without feeling it was incomplete. My following reading
My top picks for the holiday season. That's a quote from my dad, something he used to say multiple times to me when I was growing up. I took the advice seriously. I read about 4-5 books per month at least,
A slashed tire, a pointed gun, bullies on the road: Why do Waymo self-driving cars get so much hate?
CHANDLER, Arizona – A Waymo self-driving van cruised through a local neighborhood Aug. 1 when test driver Michael Palos saw something startling as he sat behind the wheel – a bearded man in shorts aiming
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A Chinese researcher claims he helped make the world's first genetically edited babies - twin girls whose DNA he said he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life.
Elon Musk has commented on Tesla’s acquisition of Maxwell, an ultra-capacitor manufacturer and battery technology company, and shed some lights on the automaker’s plan for the company. When Tesla announced
Elon Musk’s Boring Company is currently building its first commercial project, a ‘loop’ underground electric transport system in Las Vegas, and the first 0.8-mile long tunnel is almost halfway done already.
Tesla’s “launch of the Model Y program” in China was kind of disappointing, but CEO Elon Musk did make an interesting comment teasing unannounced ‘advanced manufacturing technologies’ for the electric
Waymo today announced that its autonomous cars have driven tens of billions of miles through computer simulations and 20 million miles on public roads in 25 cities, including Novi, Michigan; Kirkland,
MIT’s Biomimetics Robotics department took a whole herd of its new ‘mini cheetah’ robots out for a group demonstration on campus recently – and the result is an adorable, impressive display of the current
Pasquale Romano, the CEO of charging network giant* ChargePoint, had a lot to say about Tesla when I spoke to him on Tuesday. Romano: So, [Tesla is] innovating on the design side because they’re not following
Tesla started pushing a new software update that enables more power out of its vehicles, a new Automatic Navigation feature, scheduled charging and more. During a conference call with analysts after Tesla’s
Spotify recently added a feature that will occasionally pop up a full-screen recommendation of a new album the service thinks you’ll like, based on a combination of your listening taste and human curation.
The concept of using an “elevator” to travel from Earth to space has been around for quite some time, with an early concept first proposed in 1959 by Russian engineer Yuri Artsutanov. But now, that seemingly
John B Goodenough of the University of Texas at Austin, M. Stanley Whittingham of SUNY Binghamton University, and Akira Yoshino of Meijo University have won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry at the Royal
We haven’t heard much about Tesla’s plans to unveil its electric pickup truck prototype lately, but CEO Elon Musk insists that they are still planning to unveil it next month. While Model Y is Tesla’s