Ford is getting serious about developing more sophisticated technology for its models, and to make things even better, the automaker is opening the new Research and Innovation Center Palo Alto in Silicon Valley. With a former Apple engineer...Show More Summary
"Is Ford cool?" asked an abrupt tech reporter during the auto company's grand opening of its new computing-focused Silicon Valley center in Palo Alto, Calif. on Thursday. The reporter likely meant,…
We learned today that Ford is staffing up a research and development center in Silicon Valley located in Palo Alto, California, and heading the automaker’s new R&D facility is a former Apple engineer. Dragos Maciuca, who served as a senior controls systems engineer with mobile technologies at Apple since early 2013, will head the research center’s 125 […]
Ford Motor Co. opened a research center in Palo Alto on Thursday where its engineers will work on autonomous and remotely piloted vehicle development as well as other advanced automotive technologies.
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Data breaches as a result of cyber-attacks have become a common feature in the world where consumer’s data has become extremely valuable in instigating further attacks. The risk of lost data continues to be a big concern to big companies as well as people, who continue to search for viable solutions that are expected to […]
Gil Friend imagines the Palo Alto of 2030: climate positive, car-free and a vibrant laboratory for innovations that transformed the global landscape.
Pinterest announced Wednesday that it has acquired Kosei, a Palo Alto, California-based startup that focuses on machine learning for product recommendations. It's a smart buy for Pinterest because the company's path to…
To find out how wrong we are about what it will look like in 10 years, let's look back at how wrong we were 10 years ago. Since 1968, the Institute for the Future, located in tech-centric Palo Alto, California, for most of its existence, has made a business of helping organizations prepare for the future. Show More Summary
We recently stopped by Survey Monkey, a Palo Alto startup that lets people create free, customizable surveys. Survey Monkey celebrated the official opening of its new office on Friday by letting employees autograph the sign that will hang outside its building. Show More Summary
Last spring, Siva Sabaretnam, VP of User Experience at SAP, invited me to conceive a full-day event for the 100+ member UX team at SAP America, Inc. Palo Alto. I proposed that we focus on the role of emotional intelligence and mindfulness in user experience, and Siva adamantly agreed. With the pervasiveness of technology in [Keep Reading...]
What if Silicon Valley had emerged from a racially integrated community? Would the technology industry be different? Would we? And what can the technology industry do now to avoid repeating the mistakes of the past? I met Bob Hoover one sunny Friday afternoon when he was rearranging golf club sets in the back of a trailer in East Palo Alto. Show More Summary
John R. "Trip" Adler III started the social publishing company Scribd in 2013. Adler grew up in Palo Alto, California, and then attended Harvard University where he studied biophysics and graduated in June 2006. Trip Adler, CEO of Scribd What...Show More Summary
If there is any real estate market more terrifying than San Francisco's, it may be Palo Alto's, a place where modest ranch houses can sell for $5 million or more. Last February, a four-bedroom home in Old Palo Alto...
Facebook Inc. has added another tool to its growing arsenal of tech companies, this time with a focus on voice recognition AI. The social media giant has just acquired Wit.ai, an 18-month-old Palo Alto technology startup that designs natural language processing software. … Continue reading ?
Personal finance site Mint.com has released a list of the most expensive cities in the country. If you want to save money, California isn't your best bet — Mint named Palo Alto the most expensive city, and Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Fremont, Irvine, and San Francisco also make the list. Show More Summary
The push for the cloud is gaining momentum with FBR Capital Markets, Daniel Ives, remaining confident that king of software, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), remains well positioned to benefit from the ongoing push. During an interview on Bloomberg, Ives reiterated that the gains achieved in 2014 were just tip of the ice bag of what investors […]
San Jose man led Palo Alto police on hour-long manhunt Sunday morning, starting with a car chase and ending after a bite from a police dog.
A9, an Amazon company, is looking for a Senior Software Engineer in Palo Alto, CA. According to the post, “We are looking for accomplished engineers with rock solid coding skills along with knowledge in Natural Language Processing (NLP), Computational linguistics, or Machine Learning. Show More Summary