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Will a “front door” help San Francisco steer the stampede of emerging technologies testing on its streets?

Electric scooters. Delivery robots. Uber and Lyft. Even the soon-to-be shuttered van service Chariot started operating without the approval of San Francisco, with city policies as a secondary thought. Now San Francisco, which has been ground zero for.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2019

Stanford launches effort to steer artificial intelligence to help, not harm, humans

Stanford University on Monday announced a new institute whose mission is to develop artificial intelligence technologies and applications that improve the human condition. The new Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI) .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 7 min. ago

Fifth Third plans changes to Fountain Square HQ

Fifth Third Bank will expand its lobby to create a new front door on its highly visible Fountain Square headquarters building. Downtown Cincinnati-based Fifth Third (Nasdaq: FITB), the largest locally based bank and the nation’s 17th biggest, said.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2019

Emerging Technologies Have Too Much Potential to be Feared

Virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and other developments are giving designers new tools to solve problems. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 13th, 2019

Hyperloop, autonomous vehicles lead U.S. to create new oversight council

The U.S. Dept. of Transportation has launched a new committee to help new transportation technologies get on the road more quickly and easily. The Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Technology Council will identify and resolve jurisdictio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2019

U.S. DOT to pave way for hyperloop, autonomous vehicles with new council

The U.S. Dept. of Transportation (USDOT) has launched a new committee to help new transportation technologies get on the road more quickly and easily. The Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Technology (NETT) Council will identify and res.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

Explainer: Huawei faces slim odds in new U.S. court fight

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has opened up a new front in its battle with the U.S. government by filing a lawsuit challenging a congressional ban on federal agencies' use of the Chinese technology company's products......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 7th, 2019

Walmart is eliminating one of the biggest frustrations with returns (WMT)

AP/Gunnar Rathbun Walmart shoppers will soon be able to return purchases with a "customer host" located at store entrances. "You’re soon going to be able to do a refund right at the front door of a Walmart sto.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 7th, 2019

Transbay Transit Center’s underground train station may not be big enough for Caltrain

Even as hope for a high-speed rail reaching San Francisco runs low, the city still plans to build a $6 billion tunnel connecting the Salesforce (Transbay) Transit Center to the Caltrain station at Fourth and King streets. The idea is to transport the Peni.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2019

Uber suing city over rule limiting number of drivers

Uber Technologies Inc. is taking New York City to court over the government’s decision to cap the number of ride-hailing drivers allowed on the streets. Officials partly justified restraints on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

New Technologies Revolutionizing the Financial Sector for the 21st Century

Today, new players turn to emerging technologies and offer new services, giving their clients a fresh experience across product linesRelated Stocks: SPY, DJI, QQQ,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusFeb 12th, 2019

Amazon starts testing its ‘Scout’ delivery robot

Amazon is working on delivery robots, and it's already bringing the self-driving machines to the streets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 24th, 2019

Autonomous food delivery robots make their way to George Mason University

Students and faculty at George Mason University can now have a latte delivered to the classroom — via a robot. San Francisco's Starship Technologies has teamed up with food service company Sodexo USA Inc. and George Mason University to deploy the ro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2019

A new front door: A sneak peek inside the $1.2B Hub on Causeway

The TD Boston Garden is one of the first landmarks commuters from the north see as they cross the Zakim bridge or emerge from North Station. Soon, it will be The Hub on Causeway, a project that has been 20 years in the making......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

A new front door: A sneak peak inside the $1.2B Hub on Causeway

The TD Boston Garden is one of the first landmarks commuters from the north see as they cross the Zakim bridge or emerge from North Station. Soon, it will be The Hub on Causeway, a project that has been 20 years in the making......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

Earnings Outlook: IBM earnings: Emerging tech expected to account for half of sales as revenue declines

International Business Machines Corp. is looking at a second straight quarter of revenue declines but hopes to turn the corner to have half of its revenue derived from emerging technologies rather than from legacy mainframes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2019

Microsoft Secures $1.76B Contract from Defense Department (revised)

Microsoft's (MSFT) focus on improving its products with emerging technologies, including AR, VR or MR, IoT and AI is key p.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 16th, 2019

THE DIGITAL EVOLUTION OF WEALTH MANAGEMENT: How emerging technologies can improve the user experience, while cutting costs and boosting revenue

BI IntelligenceThis is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. An increasing.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2019

Slanted Door opens new East Bay outpost

The second location of San Francisco staple and James Beard Award-winning restaurant The Slanted Door opened Wednesday in San Ramon's new City Center Bishop Ranch as the $300 million retail center enters full swing. The Vietnamese restaurant signed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Huawei linked to suspected front companies in Iran, Syria

The U.S. case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ties to two obscure companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 8th, 2019

Huawei linked to suspected front companies in Iran, Syria

The U.S. case against the chief financial officer of China's Huawei Technologies, who was arrested in Canada last month, centers on the company's suspected ties to two obscure companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 8th, 2019