Google to spin off self driving cars as separate Alphabet business – report

Article Image As the race to bring self driving cars to market heats up, Google apparently plans to spin off its own initiative as a separate company under the Alphabet banner next year, according to a new report.

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More people are coming out on Facebook than ever before

As a platform of purported self expression, Facebook has taken considerable heat from certain communities about how they can or cannot represent themselves online.

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Legere's Sturm und Drang Act Works for T-Mobile


T-Mobile CEO John Legere was his usual controversial self when he took the stage at the company’s Un-Carrier 5.0 event on Wednesday, striding on after being announced like a wrestling champ and lacing the air with profanities. AT&T and Verizon were “greedy bastards” that were “raping” customers, he fumed. “Maps and charts and promises — and happy families running through the goddamned store,” he said, describing the marketing campaigns of Sprint and the two leading carriers. “What the f*ck do I care about that?”

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Omsignal 'smart shirts' move activity tracking from the wrist to the chest

Fitness buffs and “quantified self” aficionados now have a new, questionably fashionable way to monitor their bodies’ status thanks to a new line of compression shirts that come with a network of embedded sensors.



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Apple planning App Store-like health platform for connected medical devices – report

Apple’s decision to enter the “quantified self” race reportedly will not end with a so-called “iWatch,” as the company is thought to be considering the creation of a centralized tracking platform for health and fitness devices similar to the iOS App Store.



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Facebook buys 'Move' fitness tracking app for Apple's iPhone

Yet another Silicon Valley power entered the “quantified self” race on Thursday when Facebook acquired the developers behind Moves, an iPhone app that allows users to create an “activity diary” by automatically recording walking, cycling, and running.



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