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What Is Apple Really Planning to Do With Self-Driving Cars?

While the technology company headquartered in Cupertino, Northern California, did not comment on the latest development, the Department of Motor Vehicles ( DMV ) in the Golden State on the US West Coast listed Apple on its website as the latest one getting an Autonomous Vehicle Testing Permit .



Over 1000 Palestinian Prisoners Go On Hunger Strike In Israel

They also have a demand for better medical treatment and calls for freedom of inmates who are suffering from chronic diseases or are the disabled ones. The strike could also heighten Israeli-Palestinian tensions at a time of renewed attempts from United States to restart stalled peace negotiations.


Samsung starts pre-orders for Galaxy S8

Samsung starts pre-orders for Galaxy S8

At the bottom, meanwhile, the loss of the home button lets the screen extend down to around half a centimeter from the base of the device. (And certainly from an S6.) That said, there's so much about the phone that we still don't know. However while phones released in the United States market later this month will come with the functional AI assistant, other markets including Australia don't yet have a release date for the Bixby assistant.


Our eyes reveal when we're about to have an epiphany

Our eyes reveal when we're about to have an epiphany

Chen and a colleague employed 59 students in an elegant experiment to see what happens when epiphanies occur - and it turns out that an attentive observer can see them coming before they strike. But there are bound to be more epiphanies as research into this subject continues. Dr Krajbich said: 'There's a sudden change in their behaviour. The eye-tracker showed that they looked at low numbers more often just before their epiphany, even if they ended up choosing other numbers.


ISS mission to 'rejuvenate' Australian space research

ISS mission to 'rejuvenate' Australian space research

Onlookers watch the launch of the Atlas V rocket at Cape Canaveral overnight. Last week, the Federal Government agreed to advocate for the establishment of an Australian Space Agency based in Canberra, with South Australia as its operational center.


Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

It's about 5 billion years old, while Earth is about 4.5 billion years old. ESO's HARPS instrument followed up and confirmed a super-Earth was responsible. This ocean may have infused the atmosphere with steam for a prolonged period, which would have effectively replenished the planet's water supply. Since the star it orbits is quite small and relatively close to us, it may be possible for current telescopes and those now under construction to determine if the planet has an atmosphere.