After video showed an Uber self-driving car running a red light, the firm cited "human error" by the ride-along driver. But a report faults the autonomous tech.
Mike Isaac and Daisuke Wakabayashi, reporting for The New York Times: The experiment quickly ran into problems. In one case, an autonomous Volvo zoomed through a red light on a busy street in front of the city’s Museum of Modern Art. Uber, a ride-hailing service, said the incident was because of human error. Show More Summary
Two anonymous Uber employees revealed details about the December incident to the New York Times. [ more › ]
Red accents are lighting up the Milan runway, from blood red ensembles to red contrasts in footwear or a simple stripe of color. But not on the lips. Milan Fashion … Click to Continue »
What you don't see on the red carpet makes all of the difference. It's hard to imagine the pressure on the red carpet, with flashing lights capturing every angle of the body. Yet,...
Dirty Projectors' self-titled release is one of my favorite albums of the year. NE-HI's Offers, Peter Silberman's Impermanence (the first solo album from the Amtlers frontman), Sun Kil Moon's Common As Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood,...
Just the thought of Krispy Kreme makes your mouth water, right? From its famous glazed donuts to the limited-edition holiday masterpieces (mmm, Red Velvet!), every item on the menu makes your face light up like a kid in a candy shop....Show More Summary
“Judge tells Ohio village to pay back $3 million from traffic camera tickets” [AP] Tags: red light cameras Well, that didn’t work out as planned is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
Hollywood's biggest night is right around the corner, and former Miss Universe and fashion and beauty influencer Olivia Culpo plans to use the massive (red) platform to help shine a light on the global water crisis. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The latest Quinnipiac and CBS News polls should serve as a flashing red light for Republicans who have chosen to sidle up to President Trump, ignoring past beliefs and eschewing constituents’ concerns. The CBS poll shows that 39 percent pf Americans approve of Trump’s performance, while 51 percent disapprove. (This is one of many polls showing that […]
The Latest on a measure that would ban photo speed and red light enforcement in Arizona. (all times local): 3:15 p.m. An Arizona House committee has voted to advance a … Click to Continue »
ROCHESTER, Minn. — In February 2014, Christa Thesing of Andover, Minnesota, stopped sleeping and started hallucinating. Her worried family took her to the hospital. Her initial diagnosis was possible bipolar disorder, a psychiatric illness. Her condition worsened. Thesing was confused and losing the ability to walk, talk and eat. Two days later, Thesing was transferred […]
An Arizona House committee is set to consider a bill eliminating photo speed and red light enforcement in Arizona. Republican Rep. Travis Grantham of Gilbert wants state law amended to … Click to Continue »
A knee-high, black-and-white buggy rolls down a snowy pavement in Estonia's capital Tallinn and, carefully avoiding pedestrians, stops obediently at the red traffic light of a large road junction.
Vehicles that enter an intersection but fail to cross it once the light turns red would be subject to a ticket and fine under a "don't block the box" bill … Click to Continue »
Time for some game theory: Mark Kozelek is a closeted Twitter addict. I don't expect to see him get some kind of Ted Haggard-esque comeuppance where his private accounts are exposed and he's caught in the act of doing the exact, supposedly shameful thing he so staunchly advocated against. But for a guy who dedicates…
A freshman Republican lawmaker has taken the lead in the Legislature's yearly charge to eliminate photo speed and red light enforcement in Arizona. Rep. Travis Grantham of Gilbert wants state … Click to Continue »
Given the cost of transporting goods to Mars, the first human colonists of the Red Planet will need to pack lightly – but it's going to take a lot of equipment to get that settlement set up. Building habitats, tools and parts out of local resources on arrival would be an ideal solution, but Mars is a pretty barren place. Show More Summary
An analysis of French and Japanese crosswalks found that the former are much more likely to cross against a red light.