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Monthly report: January 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 102 influencers like Thomas Bamonte and TechCrunch, discussing hashtags such as #CES2019 , #NewsBonanza and #ePalette.
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11 Big Autonomous Vehicle & AI Stories — #NewsBonanza

On Jan 3, 2019
@TomBamonte shared
11 Big Autonomous Vehicle & AI Stories — #NewsBonanza https://t.co/C7Lqppba5U
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Following up on EV battery and EV charging #NewsBonanza posts, here's one on 11 autonomous vehicle & AI stories from the past couple of months that we thought should be covered but we never got to for individual stories. Enjoy

cleantechnica.com
On Jan 3, 2019
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11 Big Autonomous Vehicle & AI Stories — #NewsBonanza https://t.co/C7Lqppba5U
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11 Big Autonomous Vehicle & AI Stories — #NewsBonanza

Following up on EV battery and EV charging #NewsBonanza posts, here's one on 11 autonomous vehicle & AI stories from the past couple of months that we thought should be covered but we never ...

Mark Reuss Appointed GM President

On Jan 4, 2019
@MotorTrend shared
Mark Reuss is the new president of @GM, succeeding Dan Ammann who now leads GM’s Cruise autonomous tech division. Check out all the details here!https://t.co/U3bnEMHeJX
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Mark Reuss is the new president of General Motors, succeeding Dan Ammann who now leads GM’s Cruise autonomous tech division. Prior to his new appointment, Reuss served as the head of GM’s global product portfolio. ...

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On Jan 4, 2019
@MotorTrend shared
Mark Reuss is the new president of @GM, succeeding Dan Ammann who now leads GM’s Cruise autonomous tech division. Check out all the details here!https://t.co/U3bnEMHeJX
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Mark Reuss Appointed GM President

Mark Reuss is the new president of General Motors, succeeding Dan Ammann who now leads GM’s Cruise autonomous tech division. Prior to his new appointment, Reuss served as the head of GM’s ...

Cruise and DoorDash to test food delivery using self-driving cars in San Francisco

On Jan 3, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Cruise and DoorDash to test food delivery using self-driving cars in San Francisco https://t.co/p7RWtY2zjs by @kirstenkorosec
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Cruise is partnering with DoorDash to pilot food and grocery delivery in San Francisco using self-driving vehicles. The companies announced Thursday that the testing program will begin in early 2019 with an initial focus on the San Francisco market. “Delivery is a significant opportunity ...

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On Jan 3, 2019
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Cruise and DoorDash to test food delivery using self-driving cars in San Francisco https://t.co/p7RWtY2zjs by @kirstenkorosec
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Cruise and DoorDash to test food delivery using self-driving cars in San Francisco

Cruise is partnering with DoorDash to pilot food and grocery delivery in San Francisco using self-driving vehicles. The companies announced Thursday that the testing program will begin in ...

Toyota Aims For Sci-Fi Styling In Its Upgraded, Tech-Heavy Self-Driving Car

On Jan 4, 2019
@TomBamonte shared
Toyota Aims For Sci-Fi Styling In Its Upgraded, Tech-Heavy Self-Driving Car “TRI-P4.” via @forbes https://t.co/BulLTs4JHo
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The auto giant's fourth-generation “P4” prototype aims to better integrate a dizzying array of advanced sensors in a sleek package ahead of plans launch a version of the vehicle in 2020.

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On Jan 4, 2019
@TomBamonte shared
Toyota Aims For Sci-Fi Styling In Its Upgraded, Tech-Heavy Self-Driving Car “TRI-P4.” via @forbes https://t.co/BulLTs4JHo
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Toyota Aims For Sci-Fi Styling In Its Upgraded, Tech-Heavy Self-Driving Car

The auto giant's fourth-generation “P4” prototype aims to better integrate a dizzying array of advanced sensors in a sleek package ahead of plans launch a version of the vehicle in 2020.

Torc Robotics and Transdev are launching autonomous shuttles to deliver people to public transit

On Jan 7, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Torc Robotics and Transdev are launching autonomous shuttles to deliver people to public transit https://t.co/v43jf0HVhp by @kirstenkorosec https://t.co/ZSaobx8zoE
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Self-driving technology company Torc Robotics is partnering with Transdev, the public transportation giant, to deploy fully autonomous electric shuttles designed to provide free connections to existing transit like trains and buses. The companies, which made the announcement Monday at CES ...

techcrunch.com
On Jan 7, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Torc Robotics and Transdev are launching autonomous shuttles to deliver people to public transit https://t.co/v43jf0HVhp by @kirstenkorosec https://t.co/ZSaobx8zoE
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Torc Robotics and Transdev are launching autonomous shuttles to deliver people to public transit

Self-driving technology company Torc Robotics is partnering with Transdev, the public transportation giant, to deploy fully autonomous electric shuttles designed to provide free connections ...

World’s most valuable AI startup SenseTime unveils self-driving center in Japan

On Jan 11, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
World’s most valuable AI startup SenseTime unveils self-driving center in Japan https://t.co/XtjOgxyhrA by @ritacyliao https://t.co/IFyaefbPPF
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The world’s highest-valued artificial intelligence startup SenseTime has set foot in Japan. The Beijing-based firm announced on Friday that it just opened a self-driving facility in Joso, a historic city 50 kilometers away from Tokyo where it plans to conduct R&D and road test driverless …

techcrunch.com
On Jan 11, 2019
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World’s most valuable AI startup SenseTime unveils self-driving center in Japan https://t.co/XtjOgxyhrA by @ritacyliao https://t.co/IFyaefbPPF
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World’s most valuable AI startup SenseTime unveils self-driving center in Japan

The world’s highest-valued artificial intelligence startup SenseTime has set foot in Japan. The Beijing-based firm announced on Friday that it just opened a self-driving facility in Joso, a ...

Brexit Looks Like It's About to Screw Up the British Auto Industry Something Serious

On Jan 16, 2019
@Jalopnik shared
Brexit looks like it's about to screw up the British auto industry something serious https://t.co/ZWjD6YHC8r https://t.co/iTDq2A23Du
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The hunger for EVs grows stronger, the Chinese auto market looks weaker, and Carlos Ghosn is still in jail. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

jalopnik.com
On Jan 16, 2019
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Brexit looks like it's about to screw up the British auto industry something serious https://t.co/ZWjD6YHC8r https://t.co/iTDq2A23Du
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Brexit Looks Like It's About to Screw Up the British Auto Industry Something Serious

The hunger for EVs grows stronger, the Chinese auto market looks weaker, and Carlos Ghosn is still in jail. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

We spoke to a Waymo One customer about how robot taxis get confused by rainstorms

On Jan 21, 2019
@TomBamonte shared
A customer's perspective on @Waymo Chandler AZ service. https://t.co/fgsVm1TgOA via @Verge
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‘You would think that if you were in an autonomous vehicle, you would be posting all over social media’

www.theverge.com
On Jan 21, 2019
@TomBamonte shared
A customer's perspective on @Waymo Chandler AZ service. https://t.co/fgsVm1TgOA via @Verge
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We spoke to a Waymo One customer about how robot taxis get confused by rainstorms

‘You would think that if you were in an autonomous vehicle, you would be posting all over social media’

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