Published on May 27, 2014 WorldBreakingNews Google Is To Start Building Its Own Self Driving Cars Google is to start building its own self-driving cars, rather than modifying vehicles built by other manufacturers. The car will have a stop-go button but no controls, steering wheel or pedals. Pictures of the Google vehicle show it looks… Read More Google Is To Start Building Its Own Self Driving Cars
Published on May 5, 2014 RT America Major tech companies are implementing a policy alerting users when the government requests access to their data. Companies such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft came under fire after last year’s revelations regarding the National Security Agency and the extent of the government’s access to users’ personal data. The… Read More Tech companies will alert users when gov. requests their data
Published on Apr 19, 2014 The Young Turks “Google announced Monday that it is buying New Mexico-based drone maker Titan Aerospace for an undisclosed sum, the Wall Street Journal reports. If you recognize the name, it’s because Facebook was reportedly in talks to buy the same company. The thing is, Titan Aerospace doesn’t exactly have… Read More Google Acquires Drone Maker – What Could Go Wrong?
Published on Dec 16, 2013 RT America Internet giant Google is moving forward with its purchase of robotics company Boston Dynamics, a darling of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, better known as DARPA. Boston Dynamics is the eighth robotics company Google has purchased in the last six months. Google has its own history with… Read More Google buys producer of military robots
Published on Dec 9, 2013 Reuters Dec.9 – Companies including Apple, Google and Facebook send the President and Congress an open letter outlining concerns. Jennifer Davis reports. Related articles Google, Facebook, others call for tighter controls on government snooping (ctvnews.ca) Web giants demand limits on government surveillance (nbcnews.com) Major tech companies push for limits on… Read More Major U.S. web companies demand tighter controls on governments personal data collection