Ford has invested $1 billion in a joint venture with Argo AI, a Pittsburgh-based company with ties to Carnegie Mellon. The goal is to completely outfit Ford vehicles with self-driving technology. Interestingly this isnt a case of a large company simply hiring talent but the creation of an...
Image: nike middle eastThe recent debate over Under Armour and its CEO's apparent support for President Trump pushed the politics of the leading sports apparel brands into the spotlight. In contrast to Under Armour's recent political controversy, Nike has long enjoyed a mostly positive profile when it comes...
Lady Gaga puts on quite the show, so it's easy to forget she's also a phenomenal singer. Here to remind you: her isolated mic feed from this year's Super Bowl halftime show. Yes, it's a little weird to hear "Poker Face" with no instrumentals, but Gaga's...
Victor Wanyama is just one of the many footballers with excellent Twitter feeds.Image: Garcia/BPI/REX/Shutterstock/twitterLONDON Footballers are an interesting bunch on Twitter. More often than not they'll tweet about sport, but every now and again they completely take us by surprise. SEE ALSO: Father sneakily names daughter after favourite...
Addressing an adoring crowd of supporters in Melbourne, Florida, on Saturday, President Donald Trump promised new action to restrict immigration next week, and a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act soon after that. Ive ordered the construction of a great border wall, which will start very shortly. And...
Garry Tan Crunch Network Contributor Garry Tan is managing partner at Initialized Capital, a seed-stage VC firm. He was previously a partner at Y Combinator. Before that he was co-founder of Posterous (acquired by Twitter) and an early employee at Palantir Technologies....
Clarence Hempfield Crunch Network Contributor Clarence Hempfield is vice president of Location Intelligence at Pitney Bowes. How to join the network Autonomous vehicles were one of the most talked about technologies in 2016. Ever since Tesla, Google and Uber put these...
Constituents of Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.) flooded two town hall meetings on Saturday to confront and boo the congressman over the GOPs vows to repeal the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, and strip public funding from Planned Parenthood. One event was supposed to take place in a...
Image:  Lionsgate FilmsIf you thought the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics was boring, just look at how pop culturally relevant they've become with their latest blog post. Although the latest Hunger Games movie came out months ago, the Bureau took its own data on employment (based on industries,...
If you love dumplingsand cheesy snacks, you need to try our scrumptious Cheesy Tortilla Soup Dumplings! These poppable appetizers are a quirky, innovative take on a typical soup-and0sandwich combo. Instead of eating your cup of soup with half a sammie on the side, why not roll them together into...
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his team haverevealed the designsfor the 250,000-square foot Union Square Tech Hub. The hub, which was first announced in December, will include58,000 square feet of fluid space for startups and a 36,500-square foot tech training center. (Partners in the training...
A green-screen effect, or chroma keying, is nothing new. The technologywas first used in Hollywood as early as the 1930s, and is still used today in movies, sports broadcasting and, of course, weather shows. But its not reallyconsumer technology mainly because of the need for an actual green...
A group of more than 120 investors on Friday told 17 banks financing construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline that the project should be rerouted away from a Native American tribes reservation. We are concerned that if DAPLs projected route moves forward, the result will almost certainly be an...
Hunter McGrady, 23, always knew she wanted to be a swimsuit model: her mom was a model, as was her grandmother and her aunt. It was Hunter’s dream to be just like her mother and have a successful modeling career of her own. She started modeling when she was...
A 13-year-old Palestinian boy has twisted his way into the record books. Last week, Mohammed Alsheikh of Gaza broke the world record for most full body revolutions maintaining a chest stand in one minute,according to Guinness World Records. Alsheikh, aka Spider Boy, managed to runaround his seemingly elastic body...
Mobileyes long-game is focused on autonomous driving, but some of the tech that feeds into that can have an impact now, including advanced collision avoidance systems. The company announced on Friday that it has completed the installation of accident prevention tech across 4,500 for-hire vehicles used by drivers...
Much has been made of the monetary cost of PresidentDonald Trumps proposed border wall. Trump himself has cited wildly differingestimates. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) recently said that the wall would cost $12 billion to $15 billion. Some experts have cited numbers far higher. But the walls true...
The state of Utah just let a very big fish off its hook. After months of sparring with Utah politicians over their repeated attacks on public land protections, including the creation of Bears Ears National Monument, the worlds largest outdoor retail show has decided to part ways with Salt...
In October 2016, a category four hurricane named Matthew was set to hit the South. Katlyn Dence and her husband hunkered down in their house to prepare for the storm. Although Katlyn and her husband live in Savannah, Georgia, the storm was still heading directly for them. The government...
At the age of 54, Tom Cruise is one of the biggest movie stars today. He got his start as a young man and quickly rose to international stardom. Many may remember him most early on fromRisky BusinessorTop Gun,but he was in a few films even before those, includingEndless...