Wired – At her confirmation hearing, Elaine Chao's performance left autonomous vehicle advocates quietly cheering. She signaled that she wants testing and experimentation to continue without much federal intervention.
The San Diego Union-Tribune – California’s stem cell agency begins 2017 with two issues. What happens to health care reimbursements if Obamacare is repealed? Will supporters of the agency urge California voters to grant them more money to continue their mission?
Government Technology – States and municipalities could soon be charged with creating the world’s most sophisticated roads with embedded sensors, cameras and communication devices to help autonomous vehicles operate.
Trucks.com – Autonomous trucking is coming faster than expected – perhaps within five years, according to panelists at the Transportation Research Board’s 96th annual meeting in Washington, D.C. on Monday.
Forbes – From voice-powered personal assistants to behavioral algorithms and autonomously-powered self-driving vehicles boasting powerful predictive capabilities, there are several examples and applications of artificial intelligence in use today.