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An Eye Toward The Future With Sebastian Thrun

Le Dec 19, 2020
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Autonomous vehicles and flying cars will soon become everyday items, just as handheld smart phones are now, says the man who has been crucial to the development of both.

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An Eye Toward The Future With Sebastian Thrun

An Eye Toward The Future With Sebastian Thrun

Autonomous vehicles and flying cars will soon become everyday items, just as handheld smart phones are now, says the man who has been crucial to the development of both.

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Sebastian Thrun: ‘The costs of the air taxi system could be less than an Uber’

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Sebastian Thrun on Tackling the Impossible

Sebastian Thrun on Tackling the Impossible

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Has the self-driving car at last arrived?

The Google car knows every turn. It never gets drowsy or distracted, or wonders who has the right-of-way. But not everyone finds the technology appealing.

AI is perhaps the biggest revolution of the modern age: Sebastian Thrun

AI is perhaps the biggest revolution of the modern age: Sebastian Thrun

With AI, a computer can find its own moves and people can become experts on day one, believes the innovator

The Self-Driving Car Was Born in the Desert

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DARPA’s Grand Challenge sparked a revolution with a wild desert race. Nearly 15 years on, what comes next?

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Sebastian Thrun: Udacity Would Not Exist Without Immigrants

Sebastian Thrun: Udacity Would Not Exist Without Immigrants

Immigrant Sebastian Thrun loves America and its freedom, and started billion-dollar Udacity to provide online, graduate-level tech courses.

Sebastian Thrun: Flying Cars, Autonomous Vehicles, and Education

Sebastian Thrun: Flying Cars, Autonomous Vehicles, and Education

Sebastian Thrun is one of the greatest roboticists, computer scientists, and educators of our time. He led development of the autonomous vehicles at Stanford that won the 2005 DARPA Grand ...

‘Nanodegrees’ and other paths to jobs in the self-driving car industry

‘Nanodegrees’ and other paths to jobs in the self-driving car industry

Udacity, founded by self-driving pioneer Sebastian Thrun, helps steer engineers to autonomous-vehicle field.

Boeing Announces Work With Flying Taxi Startup Kitty Hawk, But Don't Call It a Flying Car

Boeing Announces Work With Flying Taxi Startup Kitty Hawk, But Don't Call It a Flying Car

Boeing has announced that it’s working with the flying taxi startup Kitty Hawk, to “collaborate on future efforts to advance safe urban air mobility.” The announcement of the so-called ...

Sebastian Thrun initiates aggressive plan to transform Udacity

Sebastian Thrun initiates aggressive plan to transform Udacity

“I’m a fighter. I believe in our people, I believe in our mission, and I believe that it should exist and must exist.” Sebastian Thrun is talking animatedly about Udacity, the $1 billion ...

AV startup Voyage on how low speeds and older customers will help it win the self-driving race

AV startup Voyage on how low speeds and older customers will help it win the self-driving race

The Udacity spinoff just raised $31 million in its series B funding round

Self-Driving Cars Could Be Operating Daily In 1-2 Years—Just Not in Big Cities

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How the Canadian character is shaping the future of self-driving cars

How the Canadian character is shaping the future of self-driving cars

Getting autonomous vehicles to work was more than a challenge of engineering, it was a clash of personalities – and it took a Canadian’s patience and thoroughness to find the right path