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Russian tech giant tests self-driving car on Moscow’s snowy streets (VIDEO)
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Phantom Auto tests remote control for driverless cars
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In GMO debate, Uganda seeks to balance hope and fear
Christian Science Monitor • Christopher Bendana
Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repairs
Daily Mail • Press Association
Intel is making gaming easier for people without graphics cards
Tuaw.com • Timothy J. Seppala
Gree rebrands VR fund as focus shifts to mixed and augmented reality
Gamasutra News • Chris Kerr
3D-printed ribs used to rebuild chest of Welshman after tumour removed
timesofmalta.com • Press Association
Gree VR Fund invests $18.3m into 17 augmented and virtual reality startups
Game Industry International
Seismic Games Bring Marvel Superheroes And Blockbuster Movies To New Next-Level Mobile RPG And VR
Forbes • Contributor, Mark Hughes
Tesla Troubles, Flying Cars, and More Car News This Week
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Self-Driving Cars
Russian tech giant tests self-driving car on Moscow’s snowy streets (VIDEO)
RT - Daily newsRt
Icy roads and soul-crushing traffic make driving through Moscow after a snowstorm risky business, but a video released by Russian tech firm Yandex shows the company’s self-driving car expertly navigating the city’s snowy streets. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Self-Driving Cars
Phantom Auto tests remote control for driverless cars
Automotive News Blogs Feed
Phantom Auto is refining a system that lets remote drivers take over self-driving cars when the cars get stuck.
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Agriculture, Biotechnology
In GMO debate, Uganda seeks to balance hope and fear
Christian Science MonitorChristopher Bendana
Kampala, Uganda—Scientists in Uganda had hoped it was the dawn of a new era in food security for a drought-prone region. In October, Uganda’s legislature moved to lift a ban on genetically modified crops, a move that stoked both hopes and fears...
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Robotics
Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repairs
Daily MailPress Association
Spacewalking astronauts have wrapped up months of repair work on the International Space Station’s big robot arm. The Canadian-built, 58ft robot arm had both of its ageing mechanical hands replaced on spacewalks in October and January. Nasa astronaut Mark Vande Hei and...
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Technology Industry, Virtual Reality
Intel is making gaming easier for people without graphics cards
Tuaw.comTimothy J. Seppala
Intel is making life a little easier for PC gamers on a budget. A new driver update for its 6th-gen Core processors and above will configure a game to your rig's specs automatically. As PC World reports, this includes the "Kaby Lake...
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Digital Media, Finance
Gree rebrands VR fund as focus shifts to mixed and augmented reality
Gamasutra NewsChris Kerr
Gree has rebranded and expanded its virtual reality fund as it gears up for a second round of investments. The 'GVR Fund' was launched back in April 2016 to help virtual and augmented reality developers find their feet. Gree initially only committed...
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3d Printing, Dental Care
3D-printed ribs used to rebuild chest of Welshman after tumour removed
timesofmalta.comPress Association
Peter Maggs, from Abergavenny, had three ribs and half his breastbone removed during a day-long operation to take out a tumour the size of a tennis ball. Removing the tumour left an "extensive defect" in the 71-year-old's chest which would usually have...
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Finance, Gaming Software
Gree VR Fund invests $18.3m into 17 augmented and virtual reality startups
Game Industry International
Gree VR Capital has announced the end of its first funding round in virtual, augmented, and mixed realities after having committed $18.3 million into 17 different startups. The San Francisco-based venture capital fund has previously invested in startups such as VRChat, Silver.tv,...
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Virtual Reality
Seismic Games Bring Marvel Superheroes And Blockbuster Movies To New Next-Level Mobile RPG And VR
ForbesContributor, Mark Hughes
The people who helped bring you Star Wars: Battlefront and several entries in the Call of Duty series are making waves again. This year, Seismic Games will release the innovative mobile role playing game Marvel Strike Force and the immersive virtual reality...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Tesla Troubles, Flying Cars, and More Car News This Week
WiredAarian Marshall
Ah, life in a capitalist democracy. We vote with our ballots and send people to Washington, entrusting them to make the sort of decisions of which we would approve. And we vote with our wallets, hoping the executives in charge of our...
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