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Softbank Invests Nearly $1 Billion in Driverless Tech
February 12, 2019
Tim Higgins, Tech and Auto Report for The Wall Street Journal, joined Cheddar to discuss Softbank investing almost $1 billion into robotic delivery vehicle startup Nuro.
Crypto Wunderkind Launches 'Set It and Forget It' Bitcoin App
May 21, 2019
U.S. Post Office to Test Autonomous Delivery with TuSimple Technology
The Post Office will test a semi autonomous delivery truck for the first time later this month. The self driving truck is being provided by startup Tusimple, and will take a handful of pilot runs between mail distribution centers in Phoenix and Dallas. Robert Brown, Head Of Public Affairs & Government Relations at TuSimple joined Cheddar to discuss the partnership.
Aug 17, 2018
Nuro Announces Pilot for Self-Driving Grocery Delivery Program
Kroger is teaming up with self-driving technology company Nuro to revolutionize the grocery delivery experience. Nuro announced it will pilot the service in Scottsdale, Arizona. Dave Ferguson, co-founder and president of Nuro, joined to discuss the company's plan to disrupt the industry.
May 23, 2019
Facebook Leaders Reportedly Considered Dropping All Political Ads From Site
Facebook is changing its political ad policies ahead of the 2020 election. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, the company has stopped paying commissions to its employees for selling political ads as a way to remove incentives for over-saturating the platform. Emily Glazer, one of the reporters at The Wall Street Journal who helped write the report, explains what this means for the tech giant.