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Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

Utah Tesla driver had hands off wheel before crash

The driver manually pressed the vehicle brake pedal fractions of a second prior to the crash . Tesla said drivers are repeatedly advised Autopilot features do not make Tesla vehicles "autonomous" and that the driver absolutely must remain vigilant with their eyes on the road, hands on the wheel and they must be prepared to take any and all action necessary to avoid hazards on the road .


Goldman-Sachs Backed Crypto Startup to launch USD Backed Coin

Goldman-Sachs Backed Crypto Startup to launch USD Backed Coin

Boston-based fintech company Circle , has its sights on making a faster and better digital version of the USA dollar. While this sort of goes against the whole point of decentralized and distributed cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , Goldman Sachs and Circle hope to bring some stability to the cryptocurrency market, which has crashed and rebounded an exhausting number of times this year alone.


What Does the End of Net Neutrality Mean for Cryptocurrency

What Does the End of Net Neutrality Mean for Cryptocurrency

Senate supporters of the net neutrality rules put forward the legislation under the Congressional Review Act , which permits Congress to revisit decisions by administrative agencies within a certain window of their approval. Neither tipped a hand until they voted a few hours earlier Wednesday to move the measure past a procedural hurdle. The FCC's decision is set to come in effect on June 11, allowing Internet service providers to set up Internet "fast lanes" for online services ...


United Kingdom to cut FOBT stake to £2 and raise remote tax

United Kingdom to cut FOBT stake to £2 and raise remote tax

Previously FOBTs allow punters to stake £100 every 20 seconds on electronic versions of casino games such as roulette, but in a low supervision high street bookie environment. "I welcome the fact that the Government has now agreed that the maximum stake on Fixed Odds Betting Terminals should be reduced to £2". The ABB said a report which paved the way for the new £2 rules was "deeply flawed" and had been funded by commercial rivals of Britain's bookmakers.


Tencent surges 7% after Q1 profit tops estimates

Tencent surges 7% after Q1 profit tops estimates

Tencent's investors had become used to its shares going up and up, until recent months. There's an argument to be made for stripping out extraneous items because Tencent runs the games and social side of the business itself, but doesn't have direct control over investees.


EU Describes First Meeting with Iranian FM as Useful

EU Describes First Meeting with Iranian FM as Useful

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu demonstrated as much with 100,000 hidden Iranian documents that Israel found. Critics yawn, but some of those showed Iranian determination to roll ahead with its weaponizing ambition, if at a slower pace.