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NVDA Stock: The Next Billion Dollar Opportunity For NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)?

<i>NVIDIA Joins The Autonomous Car Race</i><p>NVIDIA recently got the clearance for testing its autonomous cars on the roads of California.<br>• According To NVIDIA, …

Autonomous Cars

Some Audi cars can now tell you when the traffic light will change — and its a big move for the auto industry

Audi just become the first automaker to successfully launch a vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communication system.<p>Select Audi cars — the A4, Q7, and A4 allroad models built after June 1, 2016 — now come with a timer that will tell you when the light will change when driving in Las Vegas. Audi …

Communication Systems

The 18 companies where employees are happiest with their vacation and paid time off

But perhaps you've already used up all your days. Or maybe you're trying to plan a <i>very long</i> vacation to avoid losing any of your paid time off.<p>As it turns out, employees at some companies rarely find themselves in these predicaments because they're afforded ample vacation time, or their unused days …

The Workplace

Prisons chief aims to make 'hard time' a rehearsal for home

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — When he got his first post as a warden 20 years ago, Kevin Kempf looked around the prison yard and decided everything green had …

Civil Rights

Australia has some messed up stories behind some of its place names

To the rest of the world Australia is a pretty weird place, with its odd animals and plethora of quirky and rude place names.<p>But it's the more benign …

Here's How Automakers Camouflage Their Secret Test Cars

You've seen covered up cars in spy photos, but do you know how they got that way?<p>Even though it happens often, automakers really don't want the public to see their new cars before they're officially revealed. However, those cars need to be tested in the real world, so automakers have to do their …

Watch the first teaser trailer for the Power Rangers movie

It’s finally here<p>After months of promotional images, Lionsgate finally revealed the first trailer for the <i>Power Rangers</i> movie on Saturday, just before its panel at New York Comic Con.<p>It’s the first time we’ve seen the group of teenage heroes together as a collective, and most of the trailer focuses …

Every 7 seconds, a young girl becomes a bride, report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The statistics are startling: Around the world, every seven seconds, a girl under 15 is married.<p>Becoming a child bride is one factor that greatly affects the future of women and girls around the world, according to a report by Save the Children released Tuesday.<p>"Child marriage starts a …

Save the Children

Is our world a simulation? Why some scientists say it's more likely than not

A swath of technologists and physicists believe that ‘simulation theory’ will be proved, just as it was proved that the Earth was not the center of the universe<p>When Elon Musk isn’t outlining plans to use his massive rocket to leave a decaying Planet Earth and colonize Mars, he sometimes talks about …

Physics

Why the 'Happiness Hormone' Serotonin May Actually Make You Scared

The science of happiness is getting complicated.<p>Serotonin was supposed to be our friend. Though often referred to by science blogs as the "happiness hormone," in recent years, serotonin's role in making us happy has come into question.<p>If you've ever taken selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors …

Now Lyft drivers need not own a car: Lyft and GM start short-term rental program

General Motors Co. and ride-hailing service Lyft are launching a short-term car rental program that is expected to eventually evolve into an autonomous vehicle network.<p>The companies said Tuesday that the Express Drive program, aimed at prospective Lyft drivers who don't have qualifying cars, will …

US intelligence chief: we might use the internet of things to spy on you

James Clapper did not name specific agency as being involved in surveillance via smart-home devices but said in congressional testimony it is a distinct possibility<p>The US intelligence chief has acknowledged for the first time that agencies might use a new generation of smart household devices to …

Internet of Things

Cure: A Journey Into the Science of Mind Over Body review – can illness be ‘all in your head’?

There are certain kinds of illnesses that seem to cause great distress to doctors; and there are certain kinds of patients that medicine seems almost incapable of helping. It can seem to some people that doctors are almost hostile to them. We often read in illness memoirs of doctors who have been …

ArcelorMittal to raise $3 billion after Chinese steel exports hit profits

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker, launched plans on Friday for a $3 billion share issue to help reduce debt and cut costs, having been hit by a plunge in steel prices which it blamed on a surge in cheap exports from China.<p>General view of the ArcelorMittal steel …

Exports

Tinder Helps Fuel A Social Revolution In India

In a country where arranged marriages are still common and there had long been a cultural taboo about using online dating services, India is undergoing a social revolution.<p>Mobile dating app Tinder, which launched globally in 2012, reported a 400% jump in downloads in India last year. In a country …

25 Cult Condiments Worth Drinking the Kool-Aid For

These 25 condiments are so good (and out-there) that they've inspired a cult following.<p>These 25 cult leaders of the condiment world are proof that condiments make everything better, and have inspired fanatical followers because of it.

Ice Cream

Barclays agrees to hand over internal documents to Serious Fraud Office

Bank, which is being investigated by SFO over its fundraising during financial crisis, had argued that documents were protected by client-lawyer privilege<p>Barclays has agreed to hand over internal documents to the Serious Fraud Office in a change of approach towards the SFO’s investigation into its …

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick personally helped design the new logo, and it shows

Who you calling a micromanager?<p>Uber just rolled out a brand new icon for its app, logo for its company, and overall design refresh for its brand. You can argue about its quality down in the comments. Some will undoubtedly love it, some will hate it. It may grow on you over time or stick in your …

Graphic Design