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Disabled braking in self-driving car crash

Disabled braking in self-driving car crash

A preliminary report on the accident from the National Transportation Safety Board issued on Thursday said that a review of the data from the auto shows that it first identified her as an unknown object, then as a vehicle and finally as a bicycle.


Russian hackers infect over 500,000 routers worldwide with malware

Russian hackers infect over 500,000 routers worldwide with malware

It's no wonder, then, why the Justice Department announced that it was taking action to disrupt VPNFilter the same day it was revealed. John Demers, assistant attorney general for national security , said in the Justice Department announcement that "this operation is the first step in the disruption of a botnet that provides the Sofacy actors with an array of capabilities that could be used for a variety of malicious purposes , including intelligence gathering, theft of valuable ...


Yellow lab gives birth to eight puppies

Yellow lab gives birth to eight puppies

This is not something you expect to see when going to the airport. Eleanor Rigby, or Ellie for short, is a yellow lab that turned 2 years old earlier this month. They announced that six puppies - all boys - were born, and they were patiently awaiting the seventh pup. They were aware that Ellie was pregnant, but didn't realize how far along she was.



Uber had disabled emergency braking in fatal self-driving crash

Alain Kornhauser, faculty chairman of autonomous vehicle engineering at Princeton University, told the Associated Press that Uber likely determined in testing that its system braked in situations it shouldn't have, possibly for overpasses, signs and trees.


Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash, police report says

Tesla in Autopilot sped up before Utah crash, police report says

The Tesla owners said they paid an extra $5,000 to have their cars equipped with the Autopilot software with additional safety features such as automated emergency braking and side collision warning. "Two Americans are dead and one is injured as a result of Tesla deceiving and misleading consumers into believing that the Autopilot feature of its vehicles is safer and more capable than it actually is", the groups said in a letter to FTC Chairman Joseph Simons.


Kim Jong Un Meets South Korean President To Discuss US Summit

Kim Jong Un Meets South Korean President To Discuss US Summit

It follows a whirlwind 24 hours which saw Mr Trump cancel his highly anticipated meeting with the North Korean leader, which was due to take place on 12 June. The two leaders "exchanged their opinions" on among other things successfully carrying out a future US-North Korea summit, according to the statement.