Cars of the Future

Monthly report: September 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 96 influencers like WIRED and TechCrunch, discussing hashtags such as #LuxTurrim5G , #smartcities and #driverlesscars.
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Why 5G smart roads are the future of transport

On Sep 17, 2019
@nokia shared
RT @BellLabs: Learn why #5G #smartroads are the future of #transport as demonstrated by our #LuxTurrim5G project in Espoo, Finland. LuxTurrim5G: https://t.co/4AhphHVl8Y #transportation #smartcities #automatedvehicles #traffic #driverlesscars https://t.co/6FgrIOecup
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While truly autonomous vehicles may still be some way off in the UK, 5G roads connected to sensors and smart highways will pave the way

www.raconteur.net
On Sep 17, 2019
@nokia shared
RT @BellLabs: Learn why #5G #smartroads are the future of #transport as demonstrated by our #LuxTurrim5G project in Espoo, Finland. LuxTurrim5G: https://t.co/4AhphHVl8Y #transportation #smartcities #automatedvehicles #traffic #driverlesscars https://t.co/6FgrIOecup
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Why 5G smart roads are the future of transport

While truly autonomous vehicles may still be some way off in the UK, 5G roads connected to sensors and smart highways will pave the way

5G could make self-driving cars smarter and commutes safer

On Sep 3, 2019
@Airbiquity shared
RT @CNETNews: 5G could make self-driving cars smarter, commutes safer https://t.co/KypL2OWRYl
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A 2-year-old technology called C-V2X could arrive in 5G-equipped cars in 2022, displacing a 20-year-old alternative that hasn't caught on.

www.cnet.com
On Sep 3, 2019
@Airbiquity shared
RT @CNETNews: 5G could make self-driving cars smarter, commutes safer https://t.co/KypL2OWRYl
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5G could make self-driving cars smarter and commutes safer

A 2-year-old technology called C-V2X could arrive in 5G-equipped cars in 2022, displacing a 20-year-old alternative that hasn't caught on.

Uber and Lyft Induced Congestion Give a Preview of Driverless Car Hell

On Sep 27, 2019
@Gizmodo shared
Uber and Lyft induced congestion give a preview of our driverless car hell https://t.co/b50iJxQunr https://t.co/fMHqgHYzeZ
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We’ve been fantasizing about self-driving cars for decades; the luxury of napping, watching TV, or reading while a robot car takes us to our destination. The first truly autonomous car debuted in the 1980s from Carnegie Mellon University’s Navlab project, and in the last four decades ...

earther.gizmodo.com
On Sep 27, 2019
@Gizmodo shared
Uber and Lyft induced congestion give a preview of our driverless car hell https://t.co/b50iJxQunr https://t.co/fMHqgHYzeZ
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Uber and Lyft Induced Congestion Give a Preview of Driverless Car Hell

We’ve been fantasizing about self-driving cars for decades; the luxury of napping, watching TV, or reading while a robot car takes us to our destination. The first truly autonomous car ...

A Summer Camp With a Long Plan: Keeping Bias Out of Artificial Intelligence

On Sep 5, 2019
@drfeifei shared
RT @ai4allorg: "AI4ALL has...shown me people who look like me. It's a different feeling when you get to see somebody who looks like you in a career you'd like to pursue." - AI4ALL alum. Thanks @AlysonRKlein for taking a closer look at our summer programs + their impact! https://t.co/4MP3EkcH2a
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The founders of AI4ALL are hoping that diversifying the pipeline into their field will guard against the creation of algorithms that lead to discrimination against underrepresented groups.

www.edweek.org
On Sep 5, 2019
@drfeifei shared
RT @ai4allorg: "AI4ALL has...shown me people who look like me. It's a different feeling when you get to see somebody who looks like you in a career you'd like to pursue." - AI4ALL alum. Thanks @AlysonRKlein for taking a closer look at our summer programs + their impact! https://t.co/4MP3EkcH2a
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A Summer Camp With a Long Plan: Keeping Bias Out of Artificial Intelligence

The founders of AI4ALL are hoping that diversifying the pipeline into their field will guard against the creation of algorithms that lead to discrimination against underrepresented groups.

At IFA, Qualcomm and BMW unveil the world’s first 5G connected car — almost

On Sep 6, 2019
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @SmashDawg: I had a fascinating conversation with @BMW and @Qualcomm At #IFA19 about the first 5G connected car ... coming soon https://t.co/QYHgMfHVwr via @DigitalTrends
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At a keynote presentation during IFA 2019, Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon and Christoph Grote, BMW's senior vice president of electronics, announced plans to evolve future vehicles with 5G, which will push next-generation connected cars even futher. ...

www.digitaltrends.com
On Sep 6, 2019
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @SmashDawg: I had a fascinating conversation with @BMW and @Qualcomm At #IFA19 about the first 5G connected car ... coming soon https://t.co/QYHgMfHVwr via @DigitalTrends
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At IFA, Qualcomm and BMW unveil the world’s first 5G connected car — almost

At a keynote presentation during IFA 2019, Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon and Christoph Grote, BMW's senior vice president of electronics, announced plans to evolve future vehicles with ...

Nimble tech firms must adapt as AV revolution hits speed bumps

On Sep 23, 2019
@Automotive_News shared
Nimble tech firms must adapt as AV revolution hits speed bumps https://t.co/oIYHTyKds2 https://t.co/Bbu2aCBb7L
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Faced with the harsh reality that an autonomous future is further away than originally promised, smaller companies in the self-driving space are pivoting to alternate uses for their technology.

www.autonews.com
On Sep 23, 2019
@Automotive_News shared
Nimble tech firms must adapt as AV revolution hits speed bumps https://t.co/oIYHTyKds2 https://t.co/Bbu2aCBb7L
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Nimble tech firms must adapt as AV revolution hits speed bumps

Faced with the harsh reality that an autonomous future is further away than originally promised, smaller companies in the self-driving space are pivoting to alternate uses for their ...

BMW Says What We Already Were All Thinking With Sex In Self-Driving Car Ad

On Sep 27, 2019
@Jalopnik shared
BMW says what we already were all thinking with sex in self-driving car ad https://t.co/S1bH9fPjbw https://t.co/rqKrvp77AL
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BMW doesn’t sell a self-driving car, but it did take some time to produce a quick 20 second video about what the world would be like if it did. And it turns out, people would fuck.

jalopnik.com
On Sep 27, 2019
@Jalopnik shared
BMW says what we already were all thinking with sex in self-driving car ad https://t.co/S1bH9fPjbw https://t.co/rqKrvp77AL
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BMW Says What We Already Were All Thinking With Sex In Self-Driving Car Ad

BMW doesn’t sell a self-driving car, but it did take some time to produce a quick 20 second video about what the world would be like if it did. And it turns out, people would fuck.

Voyage raises $31 million to bring driverless taxis to communities

On Sep 12, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Voyage raises $31 million to bring driverless taxis to communities https://t.co/wHDQiE6w1X by @kirstenkorosec https://t.co/HLhBl9SNBf
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Voyage, the autonomous vehicle startup that spun out of Udacity, announced Thursday it has raised $31 million in a round led by Franklin Templeton. Khosla Ventures, Jaguar Land-Rover’s InMotion Ventures, and Chevron Technology Ventures also participated in the round. The company, which ...

techcrunch.com
On Sep 12, 2019
@TechCrunch shared
Voyage raises $31 million to bring driverless taxis to communities https://t.co/wHDQiE6w1X by @kirstenkorosec https://t.co/HLhBl9SNBf
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Voyage raises $31 million to bring driverless taxis to communities

Voyage, the autonomous vehicle startup that spun out of Udacity, announced Thursday it has raised $31 million in a round led by Franklin Templeton. Khosla Ventures, Jaguar Land-Rover’s ...

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