Today is the Start of that Fun Time of the Year, Fall, ..... and in Germany, Oktoberfest
Self Driving Cars Can't Handle Rain, Sleet or Snow
As things stand today, the driverless car of the future can’t handle more than a dusting of snow.
It’s a known problem in the field, and vaguely embarrassing when the end result is supposed to be robots sophisticated enough to navigate the uncertainties of traffic and improve on lackluster human perception. In Boston, where NuTonomy has been road testing autonomous vehicles in cooperation with city planning officials, snow and seagulls have emerged as two of the biggest obstacles. Via: Bloomberg:
Rahm Emanuel’s failure is an ill omen for all Democrats
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey admits conservative staffers 'don't feel safe to express their opinions' at liberal tech giant
The Hacks Can do Good Things
In a rare moment of bipartisanship Monday, the Senate overwhelmingly passed a sweeping package of bills aimed at addressing the nation's deadly opioid epidemic. : Senate passes sweeping opioids package.
Marijuana Use Increasing Among Older Adults :Health News : NPR
Eating Cheese and Butter EVERY DAY LINKED TO LIVING LONGER