(Reuters) – Alphabet executive David Drummond, who has been a director on the Uber board for close to three years, has stepped down, the ride-hailing firm confirmed on Monday. The move is a signal of increased overlap between the two companies as they vie for an edge in the competitive autonomous vehicle business. Drummond joined […]
Yoenis Cespedes homered with two outs in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins in the first game of a pivotal series between National League playoff contenders Monday night.
West Virginia Public Radio marks the 64th anniversary of the West Virginia Turnpike’s groundbreaking, noting that, “The state’s only toll road eventually cut driving time between Charleston and Princeton from four hours to two.” TheShow More Summary
David Drummond, the SVP of corporate development at Google parent company Alphabet, left Uber's board several weeks ago after three years of service as competition between the two companies mounts. "I recently stepped down from Uber's...Show More Summary
Uber Technologies Inc. on Monday said longtime Alphabet Inc. David Drummond executive has left its board amid increasing competition between the two tech companies over self-driving cars.
Dear Republican party: Keep doing this. Please. Some members of the hard-line Freedom Caucus are considering leaving the Republican Study Committee in the next Congress, potentially creating a split between two influential groups ofShow More Summary
New research shows that a nanometer-thin layer of water between two charged surfaces exhibits ice-like tendencies that allow it to withstand pressures of hundreds of atmospheres. The discovery could lead to better ways to minimize friction in a variety of settings.
An ongoing dispute between neighbors apparently sparked a drive-by shooting in Lake View Terrace on Sunday night that left two men dead, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. Gunfire was reported about 9:30 p.m. in the 11000 block of Jouett Street, said Officer Tony Im. Witnesses reported...
Chronic kidney disease has long been associated with diabetes, but a recent study has uncovered a novel link between the two conditions. The researchers found that when kidneys fail, the buildup of urea in the blood can lead to diabetes.… The...Show More Summary
This time last year, I covered two of the most memorable events of my life as a photographer back-to-back: Burning Man festival and New York Fashion Week. With the interval between the two so short that I still had Nevada desert dust coating my shoes when I showed up in Midtown to shoot street... Continue reading
August 29, 2016 (Akron, OH) - New research by scientists at The University of Akron (UA) shows that a nanometer-thin layer of water between two charged surfaces exhibits ice-like tendencies that allow it to withstand pressures of hundreds of atmospheres. The discovery could lead to better ways to minimize friction in a variety of settings. read more
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. China is allowing foreign technology companies to join a key government committee in an effort to ease...Show More Summary
Sabaa Tahir’s bestselling debut novel, An Ember In The Ashes, showed the author’s potential, but too easily drew comparisons to other YA series. Both protagonists in the fantasy book were torn between two love interests, and most ofShow More Summary
During the recent luncheon meeting between Presidents Putin and Erdogan in St. Petersburg earlier in August, the media noticed some unusual dishes on the table, portraying the two leaders shaking hands; however it turns out that almost every meeting of the Russian president has some peculiar detail.
I heard you guys like hot girls for RHM... A bearded fan at Street League Skateboarding stole the show on Sunday night when he positioned himself perfectly between two Monster energy drink representatives and became the sexiest man in the stadium. The man had the quick thinking to realize he was on camera and jumped on it. Show More Summary
Basic hydrogen bonding between two water molecules,with the central hydrogen shared between two oxygens A few years ago, a committee organized by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) - the international bodyShow More Summary
Singer and visual artist Rebecca Chamberlain once used only ink from Bic pens to draw Modernist interiors constructed between the two World Wars. She drained the office pens of ink, then used a paintbrush on vintage tracing cloth.“Bic blue is the magic blue,” she says in the new book Ballpoint ... More »
Kyle Larson raced to his first Sprint Cup victory Sunday, taking the lead on a restart with nine laps remaining and holding off Chase Elliott at Michigan International Speedway in a duel between two of NASCAR's up-and-coming standouts. Elliott had a comfortable lead before a tire problem on Michael...
The good news for the Cardinals starting offense on Sunday is that they found the end zone for the first time in the preseason. The bad news is that David Johnson’s touchdown run was sandwiched between a pair of Carson Palmer interceptions. Vince Wilfork tipped a ball that wound up in Andre Hal’s hands to…
There is a discount fare window for travel with many alliance airlines for departures from Thanksgiving Day November 26 to December 15, 2016. This period between the two major U.S. holiday weeks is one of the slowest air travel periods of the year for U.S. Show More Summary