British WWII veteran visits French town he liberated, via virtual reality

VR has allowed a 91-year-old veteran of World War II to digitally visit a town in France he helped liberate without leaving his nursing home.

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Apple's 'Project Titan' chief to reportedly leave company, car team under pressure

Article Image Apple veteran Steve Zadesky, thought to be heading up the company’s “Project Titan” automotive initiative, has informed colleagues that he plans to leave the company, according to a report published Friday.

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Veteran Car Guy to Steer Google's Driverless Cars to Market


Google on Sunday named auto industry veteran John Krafcik to head up its autonomous vehicle division. Krafcik, former CEO of Hyundai’s U.S. operations, will be the first CEO of Google’s 6-year-old self-driving car project. “This is a great opportunity to help Google develop the enormous potential of self-driving cars,” said Krafcik. “This technology can save thousands of lives, give millions of people greater mobility, and free us from a lot of the things we find frustrating about driving today,” he added. “I can’t wait to get started.”

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Exoskeleton offers paralyzed vets options to walk

The first veteran provided an exoskeleton for personal use that enables him to walk will be in California next week as part of a veteran’s health summit that will include a look at the future of bionics.

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Apple's North American head of sales to leave company, role expanded

Coming on the heels of Wednesday’s news that veteran PR chief Katie Cotton would be leaving the company, Apple announced its North American head of sales Zane Rowe is also leaving for reasons unknown.



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