Google’s driverless cars ‘can’t use 99pc of roads’

September 1, 2014 in RSS

Detractors of Google’s driverless cars criticise the technology because it can’t use 99pc of roads, park itself, avoid potholes or drive in the rain, but they miss the real problem: most humans are also utterly incapable of driving a car safely



Can Google drones take on Amazon?

August 31, 2014 in RSS

Bloomberg’s Paul Kedrosky discusses Google unveiling its delivery drones to rival Amazon



Google drones take on Amazon

August 31, 2014 in RSS

Bloomberg’s Paul Kedrosky discusses Google unveiling its delivery drones to rival Amazon



Google tests drone delivery service in Australian outback

August 29, 2014 in RSS

Watch engineers at Google trial their new delivery system that uses self-flying vehicles to drop off parcels in remote locations



Google unveils drone to deliver aid to remote areas

August 28, 2014 in RSS

Project Wing, developed by the same team that created the self-driving car, is designed to fly aid to inaccessible areas



How YouTube sensations can land big sponsorship deals

August 28, 2014 in RSS

YouTube show Epic Meal Time has had more than 700 million views, earning it large sponsorship deals



Google removes link to Telegraph story on deceased pensioner

August 28, 2014 in RSS

A Telegraph article reporting on how a pensioner lay dead inside her home for six months before her body was discovered is the latest link taken down by Google



[Software Update] Google Chrome 37 Stable Release Now Available for Download

August 26, 2014 in RSS

NOTE: This article is updated whenever a new version of Google Chrome web browser is released. So keep checking this page regularly. Good news for Google Chrome users! Google developer team has released Chrome 37 version to Stable channel for Windows and Mac. This build includes several security fixes, bug fixes and improvements including: DirectWrite […]

Google removes link to Telegraph story on ‘nude swearing vicar’

August 26, 2014 in RSS

Google has notified the Telegraph of the removal of a link to an article detailing a nude vicar under the ECJ ‘right to be forgotten’ directive



What has Singularity University brought the world?

August 24, 2014 in RSS

In short… privately owned cars which anyone can rent, 3D printers for astronauts, meat that does not kill animals, drones that can deliver aid to disaster zones and the world’s first DNA laser printer