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Musk says Tesla close to developing fully autonomous car   Navya Reaches a New Milestone in Autonomous Mobility With the First Fully Autonomous Level 4 Operation on a Closed Site   Elon Musk predicts Teslas will be fully autonomous this year — 4 years after the company started selling 'full self driving' software (TSLA)   More Autonomous Cloud From Oracle  
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Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law? [Video]

Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law?

Beijing has imposed sweeping new national security legislation on Hong Kong, criminalising 'secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces'. Critics fear the law will enable a..

Credit: The Guardian Studio     Duration: 04:12Published
Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law? – video explainer [Video]

Is China pushing Hong Kong further away with its new security law? – video explainer

Beijing has imposed sweeping new national security legislation on Hong Kong, criminalising 'secession, subversion, terrorism and collusion with foreign forces'. Critics fear the law will enable a..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 04:13Published
Tesla "very close" to fully autonomous driving [Video]

Tesla "very close" to fully autonomous driving

U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla is "very close" to achieving level 5 autonomous driving technology, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Thursday. Ciara Lee reports

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A friendly, autonomous robot that delivers your food | Ali Kashani [Video]

A friendly, autonomous robot that delivers your food | Ali Kashani

Meet the friendly robot that could deliver your next burrito. Ali Kashani introduces us to Postmates' autonomous delivery robot and explains how it could help reduce carbon emissions and free up..

Credit: TED     Duration: 08:51Published
Twins spotted sitting on car roof as vehicle drives along busy road in China [Video]

Twins spotted sitting on car roof as vehicle drives along busy road in China

A set of twins were spotted sitting on a car roof when the vehicle was moving along a busy road in southern China. The shocking video was filmed in the city of Guigang in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:46Published
Soothing sound of droplets dripping in Derbyshire is the ASMR relaxation you need [Video]

Soothing sound of droplets dripping in Derbyshire is the ASMR relaxation you need

The soothing sound of droplets dripping in Derbyshire, England is the ASMR relaxation you need on Tuesday (June 7).

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How The CHAZ Failed So Spectacularly [Video]

How The CHAZ Failed So Spectacularly

Seattle's Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone (CHAZ) is gone. It was created in the wake of nation wide protests against police brutality. Business Insider says CHAZ was set up along several blocks. It..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:52Published
Facebook, Google suspend Hong Kong data requests [Video]

Facebook, Google suspend Hong Kong data requests

Major internet and social media platformes have suspended processing government requests for user data in Hong Kong, they said on Monday, following China's establishment of a sweeping new national..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:24Published
Autonomous wheelchair service [Video]

Autonomous wheelchair service

WHILL autonomous wheelchair is designed for people who have difficulty walking in large areas. The wheelchair provides autonomous navigation through airports and museums without the strain on your..

Credit: Autoblog Minute     Duration: 01:16Published
Three killed after mudslide hits southern China [Video]

Three killed after mudslide hits southern China

Three people were killed after a mudslide hit southern China on Monday (July 6). The video, shot in Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture in Sichuan Province, shows firefighters and police..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:41Published
Robot birds, each lighter than a golf ball, can fly autonomously in a flock for up to 7 minutes [Video]

Robot birds, each lighter than a golf ball, can fly autonomously in a flock for up to 7 minutes

Using their artificial wings made out of foam, the robots are able to stay afloat simply by mimicking the flapping motion of real birds.

Credit: Mashable Studio     Duration: 01:23Published
Bubonic plague: China reports suspected case of 'black death' plague, sounds alert | Oneindia News [Video]

Bubonic plague: China reports suspected case of 'black death' plague, sounds alert | Oneindia News

while the Covid-19 horror still haunts China, it stares at another potential danger. A city in northern China on Sunday sounded an alert after a suspected case of bubonic plague was reported, according..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:27Published
NASA Proposes Steam-Powered Bot for Exploring Icy Moons [Video]

NASA Proposes Steam-Powered Bot for Exploring Icy Moons

WASHINGTON — NASA says it might use a steam-powered hopping robot to explore the icy terrain of Jupiter's moon Europa and Saturn's moon Enceladus. According to the agency's news release, the..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:22Published
New Fiat 500 "la Prima" hatchback Charging demo [Video]

New Fiat 500 "la Prima" hatchback Charging demo

The New Fiat 500 line-up is expanding, with the second "Launch Edition": the New 500 "la Prima" hatchback. It cleverly combines the new "electric and sustainable" soul of the third-generation 500 with..

Credit: AutoMotions     Duration: 01:26Published
Truck almost topples over after car swerves across lanes on Chinese highway [Video]

Truck almost topples over after car swerves across lanes on Chinese highway

A truck collided with a car after it swerved across several lanes on a highway in southern China. In the CCTV video, shot in the city of Liuzhou in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on June 25, a car..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:38Published
Watch: Three wheeler electric ambulance to bury patients who die of Covid-19 [Video]

Watch: Three wheeler electric ambulance to bury patients who die of Covid-19

A Chennai based company has developed a three wheeler electric ambulance to ensure dignified burials for Covid fatalities. The M Zafi Rescuer Ambulance is India’s first three-wheeler electric..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 02:09Published
Seattle police precinct reinforced with barricades after ‘CHOP’ autonomous zone dismantled [Video]

Seattle police precinct reinforced with barricades after ‘CHOP’ autonomous zone dismantled

Barricades were seen being set up outside the East Precinct after Seattle authorities dismantled the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest. Footage from July 1 shows city workers installing concrete..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 01:37Published
An Autonomous Robot Can Eradicate Viruses Found On Surfaces [Video]

An Autonomous Robot Can Eradicate Viruses Found On Surfaces

MIT Scientist design a robot that is able to kill virus and bacteria found on surfaces through the use of UV-C light.

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Seattle authorities remove remnants of autonomous zone 'CHOP' [Video]

Seattle authorities remove remnants of autonomous zone 'CHOP'

The Seattle Department of Transportation was seen clearing the remaining supplies and waste from the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP) site on July 1. Timelapse footage filmed on 12th Avenue..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:42Published
Villagers puzzled by mysterious noise heard in southern China mountain range [Video]

Villagers puzzled by mysterious noise heard in southern China mountain range

A mysterious noise left locals puzzled after it was heard in southern China's mountains. In the video, captured in Weining Yi, Hui, and Miao Autonomous County in Guizhou Province on July 1, the..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:59Published
Kind-hearted motorist feeds hungry foxes begging for food on Chinese road [Video]

Kind-hearted motorist feeds hungry foxes begging for food on Chinese road

A kind-hearted motorist fed two hungry foxes begging for food on a road in northwest China. The video, shot in the city of Beitun in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on June 22, shows a skinny fox..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:55Published
Protesters face off with NYPD as city votes to cut $1 billion from police budget [Video]

Protesters face off with NYPD as city votes to cut $1 billion from police budget

Tensions were high outside city hall in New York City on Wednesday night (June 30) as the city prepared to vote on the 2021 budget. Hundreds of people gathered outside city hall for a seventh day..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 04:38Published
Inside Chaz, Seattle's police-free zone: 'We're proving the world can change' – video [Video]

Inside Chaz, Seattle's police-free zone: 'We're proving the world can change' – video

The Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone (otherwise known as Chaz or Chop) was established by George Floyd protesters after the Seattle police department vacated its East Precinct building on the site. Over..

Credit: Guardian     Duration: 04:49Published
Hong Kong protests: Police make first arrests under new national security law [Video]

Hong Kong protests: Police make first arrests under new national security law

Hong Kong police have made their first arrests under a new national security law imposed by China.The law, imposed by China after last year's anti-government protests in the semi-autonomous city, took..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:43Published

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