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Monthly report: April 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 90 influencers like Popular Science and WIRED, discussing hashtags such as #AutonomousVehicles , #driverlessshuttles and #selfdriving.
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Fully Autonomous BMW i3 shows us the future of ride hailing

On Apr 12, 2018
@auto_alliance shared
Fully Autonomous @BMW i3 Shows Us the Future of Ride-Hailing. https://t.co/JLoTtdgCny #AVs https://t.co/OZeUhXX2Jy
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We all know that automakers have been working on autonomy for some time now. Tesla's Autopilot is probably the most famous but it's far from the only automaker working on self-driving cars. BMW is heavily invested in the idea of making its cars drive completely on their own. ...

www.bmwblog.com
On Apr 12, 2018
@auto_alliance shared
Fully Autonomous @BMW i3 Shows Us the Future of Ride-Hailing. https://t.co/JLoTtdgCny #AVs https://t.co/OZeUhXX2Jy
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Fully Autonomous BMW i3 shows us the future of ride hailing

We all know that automakers have been working on autonomy for some time now. Tesla's Autopilot is probably the most famous but it's far from the only automaker working on self-driving cars. ...

How I Taught A Machine To Take My Job

On Apr 15, 2018
@fchollet shared
RT @hardmaru: Interesting experiment where the author trained an ML algorithm to procedurally generate 3D content by mimicking how he himself would place objects in a virtual scene. https://t.co/JQKATT5r55
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or Behavioral Cloning and 3D Procedural Content Generation

medium.com
On Apr 15, 2018
@fchollet shared
RT @hardmaru: Interesting experiment where the author trained an ML algorithm to procedurally generate 3D content by mimicking how he himself would place objects in a virtual scene. https://t.co/JQKATT5r55
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How I Taught A Machine To Take My Job

or Behavioral Cloning and 3D Procedural Content Generation

8 things kids born in 2018 will never experience, thanks to technology

On Apr 3, 2018
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @GonzoTorpedo: Here's 8 things kids born in 2018 might never experience, thanks to technology https://t.co/VcTOhtRA1G via @DigitalTrends @lukedormehl
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Here are our predictions for eight things that the class of 2036 (that’s today’s kids at 18) won’t experience.

www.digitaltrends.com
On Apr 3, 2018
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @GonzoTorpedo: Here's 8 things kids born in 2018 might never experience, thanks to technology https://t.co/VcTOhtRA1G via @DigitalTrends @lukedormehl
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8 things kids born in 2018 will never experience, thanks to technology

Here are our predictions for eight things that the class of 2036 (that’s today’s kids at 18) won’t experience.

Self-Driving Cars in a City Like No Other

On Jan 10, 2018
@SebastianThrun shared
RT @olivercameron: ☀️ Big news from @voyage! We’re now rolling out a self-driving taxi service to over 125,000 amazing residents on 750 (!) miles of Florida road. This is a (private) city like no other. https://t.co/1LpSmyKNVX https://t.co/UhNwstqXFc
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Autonomous transportation launching to 125,000 residents in Florida

news.voyage.auto
On Jan 10, 2018
@SebastianThrun shared
RT @olivercameron: ☀️ Big news from @voyage! We’re now rolling out a self-driving taxi service to over 125,000 amazing residents on 750 (!) miles of Florida road. This is a (private) city like no other. https://t.co/1LpSmyKNVX https://t.co/UhNwstqXFc
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Self-Driving Cars in a City Like No Other

Autonomous transportation launching to 125,000 residents in Florida

Emmanuel Macron Talks to WIRED About France's AI Strategy

On Mar 31, 2018
@WIRED shared
RT @EmmanuelMacron: Read my interview with @WIRED on artificial intelligence : https://t.co/GcRtnK84Cy https://t.co/laHqc1qbK0
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In an interview with WIRED, French President Emmanuel Macron describes his plans to enhance the country's AI efforts—and differentiate them from those in the US.

www.wired.com
On Mar 31, 2018
@WIRED shared
RT @EmmanuelMacron: Read my interview with @WIRED on artificial intelligence : https://t.co/GcRtnK84Cy https://t.co/laHqc1qbK0
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Emmanuel Macron Talks to WIRED About France's AI Strategy

In an interview with WIRED, French President Emmanuel Macron describes his plans to enhance the country's AI efforts—and differentiate them from those in the US.

Uber Wants To Be Everything Now

On Apr 11, 2018
@Jalopnik shared
Uber wants to be everything now https://t.co/rHpocC4Xfb https://t.co/TJJ362vC10
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A month after an Uber-owned autonomous car struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona, the ride-hailing giant is stepping back into the limelight to announce it wants to be everything. No, really. ...

jalopnik.com
On Apr 11, 2018
@Jalopnik shared
Uber wants to be everything now https://t.co/rHpocC4Xfb https://t.co/TJJ362vC10
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Uber Wants To Be Everything Now

A month after an Uber-owned autonomous car struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona, the ride-hailing giant is stepping back into the limelight to announce it wants to be everything. No, ...

AI Programming with Python Nanodegree Program: What You’ll Learn

On Apr 5, 2018
@olivercameron shared
RT @artgillespie: If you've been putting off learning AI because you didn't know where to start (Linear Algebra! Python! Jupyter! Tensorflow! Keras!) This great introductory Nanodegree may be of some interest: https://t.co/ay3l3TNnX3
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Enrollment is now open for our AI Programming with Python Nanodegree program! Enroll by 4/3/18, and get a $100 tuition discount!

medium.com
On Apr 5, 2018
@olivercameron shared
RT @artgillespie: If you've been putting off learning AI because you didn't know where to start (Linear Algebra! Python! Jupyter! Tensorflow! Keras!) This great introductory Nanodegree may be of some interest: https://t.co/ay3l3TNnX3
Open

AI Programming with Python Nanodegree Program: What You’ll Learn

Enrollment is now open for our AI Programming with Python Nanodegree program! Enroll by 4/3/18, and get a $100 tuition discount!

The Dreamers of the L Train Shutdown

On Apr 7, 2018
@WIRED shared
In the face of the impending L train shutdown, designers, safe streets advocates, and armchair subway enthusiasts have some creative ideas to solve NYC's transportation problems https://t.co/DSjuzX9ljR
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How a disastrous 15-month shutdown on one of the city's busier subway lines un-bottled its creativity.

www.wired.com
On Apr 7, 2018
@WIRED shared
In the face of the impending L train shutdown, designers, safe streets advocates, and armchair subway enthusiasts have some creative ideas to solve NYC's transportation problems https://t.co/DSjuzX9ljR
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The Dreamers of the L Train Shutdown

How a disastrous 15-month shutdown on one of the city's busier subway lines un-bottled its creativity.

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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.

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Tech for the way we live. | Facebook & Instagram: @DigitalTrends

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Transportation technology and innovation. Automated vehicles. V2X technology. Transportation planning. Views expressed are my own.

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CEO @voyage. Building an extremely affordable autonomous taxi service.

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Transport+Tech+Policy Wonk; Harvard @Kennedy_School alum; Dabble all day in: Mobility/automation technology, climate science, energy, geopolitics

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Innovation in Motion

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The voice for a united auto industry.

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Drive free or die. Contact us at [email protected]

Follow 269.1k Followers

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I write about mechanical brains for MIT Tech Review. Email: [email protected]

Follow 5.7k Followers

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Deep learning @google. Author of Keras, neural networks library. Founder of Wysp, learning platform for artists.

Follow 23.1k Followers

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Founder, President Udacity.

Follow 51.3k Followers

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The auto industry's leading business publication - award-winning coverage from boardroom to showroom. @First_Shift @AutoNewsTV @AutoNewsEurope @AutoNewsCanada

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Airbiquity® is a global leader in connected car services and pioneer in the development and engineering of automotive telematics technology.

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Original news, reviews, analysis of tech trends, and expert advice on the most fundamental aspects of tech.

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