An Autonomous Car Blocked a Fire Truck Responding to an Emergency

On an early April morning, around 4 am, a San Francisco Fire Department truck responding to a fire tried to pass a doubled-parked garbage truck by using the opposing lane. But a traveling autonomous vehicle, operated by the General Motors subsidiary Cruise without anyone inside, was blocking its path. While a human might have reversed … Read more

How the tech trade is responding to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine – TechCrunch

On February 24, Russia launched an invasion of neighboring Ukraine after months of a army build-up on its borders. The assault started with cyberattacks that focused Ukrainian authorities departments with floods of web site visitors and data-wiping malware, adopted by a floor, sea and air incursion. Information shops in Ukraine are additionally reporting outages brought … Read more