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Monthly report: October 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 90 influencers like WIRED and Thomas Bamonte, discussing hashtags such as #SelfDrivingCars , #autonomousvehicles and #AI.
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Researchers Call for More Humanity in Artificial Intelligence

On Oct 16, 2018
@WIRED shared
We all know that humans are capable of making smart software, but can we make smart software aligned with human values?https://t.co/pLCl7J4meA
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Stanford's Fei-Fei Li and Sinovation Ventures' Kai-Fu Lee say removing bias and aligning AI with humanity makes sense for companies, as well as nonprofits.

www.wired.com
On Oct 16, 2018
@WIRED shared
We all know that humans are capable of making smart software, but can we make smart software aligned with human values?https://t.co/pLCl7J4meA
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Researchers Call for More Humanity in Artificial Intelligence

Stanford's Fei-Fei Li and Sinovation Ventures' Kai-Fu Lee say removing bias and aligning AI with humanity makes sense for companies, as well as nonprofits.

Autonomous Vehicles and the Threat of Hacking

On Oct 2, 2018
@TomBamonte shared
Autonomous Vehicles and the Threat of Hacking - https://t.co/KQlbJ1HMUP
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With autonomous vehicles gaining mainstream attention, the challenges that come with the tech are being scrutinized. The biggest of these is the threat of hacking.

www.cpomagazine.com
On Oct 2, 2018
@TomBamonte shared
Autonomous Vehicles and the Threat of Hacking - https://t.co/KQlbJ1HMUP
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Autonomous Vehicles and the Threat of Hacking

With autonomous vehicles gaining mainstream attention, the challenges that come with the tech are being scrutinized. The biggest of these is the threat of hacking.

US will rewrite safety rules to permit fully driverless cars on public roads

On Oct 5, 2018
@INRIX shared
[email protected] just released its latest #AutonomousVehicle policy that includes vehicles that do not have steering wheels and #autonomous trucks: https://t.co/ZQ3W5ovw13
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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is moving ahead with its plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment like steering wheels, pedals, and mirrors.

www.theverge.com
On Oct 5, 2018
@INRIX shared
[email protected] just released its latest #AutonomousVehicle policy that includes vehicles that do not have steering wheels and #autonomous trucks: https://t.co/ZQ3W5ovw13
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US will rewrite safety rules to permit fully driverless cars on public roads

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is moving ahead with its plans to revise safety rules that bar fully self-driving cars from the roads without equipment like steering ...

From TED Talks to Snoo, 15 Histories of the Future

On Oct 3, 2018
@WIRED shared
Want a better idea of how the world came to be? You have some reading to do https://t.co/MlbOv2RZEF
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Get inside the heads of our editors: Here's a crash course in the history of the WIRED world.

www.wired.com
On Oct 3, 2018
@WIRED shared
Want a better idea of how the world came to be? You have some reading to do https://t.co/MlbOv2RZEF
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From TED Talks to Snoo, 15 Histories of the Future

Get inside the heads of our editors: Here's a crash course in the history of the WIRED world.

The Engineer in the Google vs. Uber ‘Stolen Tech’ Case Really Was Terrible

On Oct 16, 2018
@Jalopnik shared
The engineer in the Google vs. Uber 'stolen tech' case was really terrible https://t.co/24eyl1b1jn https://t.co/87m4dj96Zd
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Anthony Levandowski, the controversial former Google engineer at the center of the major lawsuit between Uber and Waymo over trade secrets last year, is the subject of a new extensive, scathing, head-spinning story featured in this month’s New Yorker. ...

jalopnik.com
On Oct 16, 2018
@Jalopnik shared
The engineer in the Google vs. Uber 'stolen tech' case was really terrible https://t.co/24eyl1b1jn https://t.co/87m4dj96Zd
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The Engineer in the Google vs. Uber ‘Stolen Tech’ Case Really Was Terrible

Anthony Levandowski, the controversial former Google engineer at the center of the major lawsuit between Uber and Waymo over trade secrets last year, is the subject of a new extensive, ...

Rand study shows it's hard to gauge self-driving car safety

On Oct 15, 2018
@Automotive_News shared
Rand study shows it's hard to gauge self-driving car safety https://t.co/ADex5mMnP8 https://t.co/Ld8pyS6deR
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The great promise of automated vehicles is that they will be safer than human-driven ones, but finding the metrics to measure this is a complicated task that has no easy benchmarks.

www.autonews.com
On Oct 15, 2018
@Automotive_News shared
Rand study shows it's hard to gauge self-driving car safety https://t.co/ADex5mMnP8 https://t.co/Ld8pyS6deR
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Rand study shows it's hard to gauge self-driving car safety

The great promise of automated vehicles is that they will be safer than human-driven ones, but finding the metrics to measure this is a complicated task that has no easy benchmarks.

How General Motors is preparing for an electric, autonomous, connected future

On Oct 28, 2018
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @RobotShop: How General Motors is preparing for an electric, autonomous, connected future https://t.co/Gemt55C9dl @DigitalTrends https://t.co/BIU08bYDhn
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How does an established automaker like General Motors adapt to new tech trends? By looking for people and solutions outside the mainstream, says Ken Kelzer, GM VP of global vehicle components and subsystems. See how GM is preparing for connected, autonomous, and electric cars.

www.digitaltrends.com
On Oct 28, 2018
@DigitalTrends shared
RT @RobotShop: How General Motors is preparing for an electric, autonomous, connected future https://t.co/Gemt55C9dl @DigitalTrends https://t.co/BIU08bYDhn
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How General Motors is preparing for an electric, autonomous, connected future

How does an established automaker like General Motors adapt to new tech trends? By looking for people and solutions outside the mainstream, says Ken Kelzer, GM VP of global vehicle ...

Every part of a self-driving car will change, even the doors

On Oct 9, 2018
@Automotive_News shared
Every part of a self-driving car will change, even the doors https://t.co/rbDHlijL1G https://t.co/phmqQIh0uM
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The huge amount of money being invested in autonomous vehicle technology will have benefits that could improve all vehicles. Take, for example, the car's doors.

www.autonews.com
On Oct 9, 2018
@Automotive_News shared
Every part of a self-driving car will change, even the doors https://t.co/rbDHlijL1G https://t.co/phmqQIh0uM
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Every part of a self-driving car will change, even the doors

The huge amount of money being invested in autonomous vehicle technology will have benefits that could improve all vehicles. Take, for example, the car's doors.

Top Influencers

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WIRED is where tomorrow is realized.

Follow 8.7M Followers

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

Follow 1.9k Followers

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

Follow 171.0k Followers

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

Follow 1.5M Followers

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We were first to say connected and autonomous cars would 'save lives, save time, save money.' We advocate for pro-innovation connected and AV policy.

Follow 2.3k Followers

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

Follow 269.1k Followers

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Improving global mobility with connected car services, driver apps, smart city analytics & enterprise solutions. Corporate parent of @parkme & @opencarinc

Follow 4.9k Followers

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

Follow 1.1M Followers

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

Follow 12.1k Followers

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

Follow 7.5k Followers

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Co-Founder of Coursera; Stanford CS adjunct faculty. Former head of Baidu AI Group/Google Brain. #ai #machinelearning, #deeplearning #MOOCs

Follow 122.8k Followers

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The official handle for NVIDIA. Blog: https://t.co/ohDSqeDJ1D Support: https://t.co/DAKuuuZIg5 All NVIDIA Social Media: https://t.co/0MNNrxXnKC

Follow 1.2M Followers

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Data Analytics, Big Data, Machine Learning, Automotive, Connected Cars, Self Driving Cars, Algorithms, Deep Learning, Data Science, Robotics

Follow 1.8k Followers

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The voice for a united auto industry.

Follow 18.3k Followers

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Autoweek is a grouping of platforms dedicated to the car enthusiast. With a fortnightly print magazine, up-to-the-minute website

Follow 143.4k Followers