Safe? Google acknowledges 11 accidents with its self-driving cars

LOS ANGELES - Google Inc. revealed Monday that its self-driving...after The Associated Press reported that Google had notified California of three collisions...tests on public roads.The director of Google's self-driving car project wrote in...
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Verizon buys AOL for $4.4B in mobile bet

...merely provides access to online services and more of a player in the digital arena as it sees growth in the likes of Apple, Google and Facebook."They're trying to move into that league of players getting money from digital, both from consumers and advertisers...
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1st self-driving vehicle you see may have 18 wheels

...North America LLC CEO Martin Daum on Wednesday.Although much attention has been paid to autonomous vehicles being developed by Google and traditional car companies, Daimler believes automated tractor-trailers will be rolling along highways before self-driving...
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Empire Editorial: Don't be fooled by claims of a 'threat' from Russia

Today is April Fool's Day, and alongside Google's Pac-Man map, headlines from "The Onion" and the pranks on Facebook, you might run across a few true headlines. Some...
ADOT&PF launches 511 traveler information app

...that includes a new free mobile application compatible with both Android and Apple devices. The app can be downloaded using Google Play or iTunes.ADOT&PF's 511 app provides Alaskans with information regarding road conditions, Alaska Marine Highway...
Avalanche sweeps Mt. Everest, 10 dead

...Mountaineering Association.Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the dead, Google confirmed. Lawrence You, the company's...that Fredinburg was with three other Google employees hiking Mount Everest. The...
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A name restored

...including a UAS map project integrating Tlingit place names and territories with a Google map, and the Lkoot ? Jilkaat Storyboard project in Haines, which links Google map imagery with recordings and stories of each Tlingit place name."I think...
GCI to waive fees for telephone calls to Nepal

...will offer free calls to landlines and mobile phones in and out of Nepal. No Skype credit will be required to place calls. Google Voice is offering reduced fees for calling Nepal, at $0.01 per minute versus $0.19. The company hopes to prevent spammers...
Hiker among 4 Americans dead on Mount Everest

...earthquake struck, his wife, Cory Freyer, said Monday.The other two Americans haven't been officially named yetHowever, Google has said that one of its executives, Dan Fredinburg, 33, died on Everest on Saturday. And Seattle-based Madison Mountaineering...
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Juneau-born band Shiver Twins takes on Seattle

...for close friends on Saturday, May 30. Shiver Twins' debut EP "19, Again" is available now on iTunes, Amazon MP3, Google Play, Spotify and Bandcamp. Follow Shiver Twins on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for updates on music, shows and more...


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