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After Jeep Hack, Chrysler Recalls 1.4M Vehicles for Bug Fix

Welcome to the age of hackable automobiles, when two security researchers can cause a 1.4 million product recall.<p>On Friday, Chrysler announced that …

Self-driving cars get their own city in Michigan

The 32-acre site on the university's campus officially opened Monday. The $10 million testing ground will be run by the Mobility Transformation Center, a partnership between the university, state and federal governments and auto and technology companies.<p>The site has many familiar features of urban …

Senate Bill Aims To Lock Hackers Out Of Connected Cars

The road to our connected future may be paved with good intentions, but it may not be secure enough to drive on.<p>As reporter Andy Greenberg recently detailed in Wired, hackers were able to remotely disable a Jeep while he was driving it. In a country where car ownership and the freedom of the open …

​Nokia about to enter virtual-reality fray, says report

The company could become the next contender in the increasingly crowded realm of VR, at an event scheduled for next week, says a report.<p>Virtual-reality products are emerging everywhere. It looks like we can add Nokia to that list.<p>Nokia is getting ready to unveil a VR platform next week in Los …

Virtual Reality

Lifelock Once Again Failed at Its One Job: Protecting Data

Customers who hired the infamous ID theft-protection firm Lifelock to monitor their identities after their data was stolen in a breach were in for a …

Apple’s Billions Don’t Impress Wall Street

Author: Davey Alba. Davey Alba Business<p>Date of Publication: 07.21.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:29 pm. 7:29 pm<p>Apple sure looks like it’s doing pretty …

Jet.com Takes On Amazon With The Promise Of Lower Prices

For years, online shoppers have used a number of tools to help them find the best deals, ranging from web browser add-ons that check for available coupon codes to standalone price comparison services. A new website called Jet.com, launching today, is offering another option for price-sensitive …

15 free (and almost free) tools freelancers need to be using

Freelancers most often work in a virtual world, which can make collaboration challenging. In the olden days of freelancing, work would be exchanged via document uploading and downloading.<p>Numerous drafts would be created, leading to an inefficient process where it was difficult to know which version …

Microsoft reports a $2.1 billion loss in Q4

Microsoft's earnings for the fourth quarter are in, and they show an operating loss of $2.1 billion, despite $22.2 billion in revenue (compared to $23.3 billion last year). A lot of that is due to the previously announced write-down for Nokia (and 7,800 job cuts) that caused an $7.5 billion hit. Of …

Big Automakers Need Nokia’s Maps For Their Driverless Car Future

Audi, BMW, and Daimler fight Uber and Google with sweet, sweet data<p>The future landscape of the autonomous car industry is beginning to take shape with the impending acquisition of Nokia’s mapping software, Here, which already has a focus on “humanised driving.”<p>German companies Audi, BMW, and …

Autonomous Cars

Here's the Coolest Photo Yet of SpaceShipTwo in Flight

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo has made its first flight in months, which is noteworthy both because they tested the nitrous system on board and …