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  • Nuro Gets Nod For Driverless Delivery Vehicles In California
    Self-driving vehicle startup Nuro has been given the OK to start testing two of its driverless vehicles on California roads. ...
  • 38% Spend Cryptocurrency To Buy Food, 34% Clothes: Study
    Most cryptocurrency users focus on using the digital money for day-to-day purchases, according to a new study. The majority (72%) of cryptocurrency users have spent it on day-to-day purchases, according ...
  • Snapchat Launches AR Lens For COVID-19 Donations
    Snapchat introduced a new augmented reality feature allowing users to scan 23 international currency notes and donate to COVID-19 relief. The Snapchat Lenses are intended to bring awareness to the ...
  • Grocery Stores Tap Robots During Pandemic
    To take the load off store employees, some grocers are turning to using robots for various store functions. ...
  • BMW Working On Car With 5G
    Even as it looks longer term to autonomous vehicles, BMW is planning an in-car 5G connection, thanks to Samsung. ...
  • Wearables Brand Increases Shipments 500%
    Global shipments of the Honor Bands and the MagicWatches by Honor increased annually by 500%. ...
  • Internet Holding Up Through COVID-19: Trade Group
    The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications does not appear to be worried about the internet holding up. ...
  • 87% Prefer Stores With Touchless Checkout During COVID-19: Study
    The majority of consumers are changing their shopping habits in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a survey by Sheke. ...
  • PlaceIQ Acquires Location Data Company
    Location data company PlaceIQ acquired FreckleIoT, a business specializing in location data and foot traffic management, according to the company. New York-based Place IQ focuses on leveraging audience location data ...
  • WiFi Calling Increases 95% As Homebound Consumers Dial In
    Core network traffic including home broadband, wireless and business usage was up 25% Monday vs. a similar day at the end of February. ...
  • Apple Nears VR Company Acquisition: Report
    Apple is in the process of acquiring a virtual reality company as it continues work on its headset, according to a new report.. ...
  • Robotics Startup Raises $24 Million
    The robotics startup Qcraft raised more than $24 million in seed funding to work on autonomous vehicle development. ...
  • Security Firm Intros AI Camera For Fever Detection
    An artificial intelligence security company has created an AI-camera that can scan crowds to identify anyone with an elevated temperature. ...
  • Publix, Walmart Lead Shoppers To Contact-Free Payments
    It's been taking forever to move contactless or mobile payments to mass adoption, but COVID-19 may be changing that. ...
  • Homebound Consumers Drive App Usage Up 20%: Study
    In-app spending reached $23.4 billion in the first quarter, the largest quarter ever in consumer spending, according to the research. ...
  • GM Applies For Blockchain Map Patent
    General Motors has asked the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to grant it a patent for updating a distributed navigation map for a motor vehicle. ...
  • Lowe's Launches App To Track Store Foot Traffic
    Lowes has  developed an app for employees’ handheld devices so store managers can monitor foot traffic in the stores. ...
  • China Pushes Ahead With 5G During Global Pandemic
    While there is a global slowdown caused by COVID-19, China is reopening for business putting its 5G rollout back on track. ...
  • Apple Video Unveils 'Air Tags'
    Apple revealed the existence of an unannounced product by referring to it in a YouTube video. ...
  • E-Bikes, Scooters Legalized In New York
    The state legislature in New York approved a policy proposal to legalize scooters and e-bikes statewide. ...
  • Self-Driving Vehicles Delivering COVID-19 Medical Supplies
    Self-driving vehicles are transporting COVID-19 tests collected at drive-through testing locations at Mayo Clinic. ...
  • Wearable For Tracking COVID-19 Launched
    Bluetooth location company Estimote has created a wearable device aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. ...
  • Ford Backs Autonomous Driving Startup
    An autonomous driving startup has raised $22 million from companies including Ford Motor Company. ...
  • Self-Driving Car Engineer Seeks Uber Arbitration
    The self-driving car engineer involved in a trade secrets lawsuit is seeking arbitration with Uber in hopes of getting part of the judgement against him paid. ...
  • Tech Spending Globally Now Projected To Drop 3%
    In the earlier days of the COVID-19 pandemic, various tech forecasts still had the year ending basically OK. Last month, for example, tech spending globally was estimated by the International ...
  • Ikea Store Operator Buys Startup To Advance Virtual Shopping
    Ingka Group, owner and operator of 380 Ikea stores in 30 countries, has acquired Geomagical Labs, a 3D and visual artificial intelligence startup. ...
  • Volvo Accelerates Self-Driving Car Development
    The assisted and autonomous driving software company Zenuity is being split into two, with one part to be owned by Volvo Cars. ...
  • COVID-19 Slows 5G Rollout
    The COVID-19 pandemic is taking its toll on the expansion of 5G cellular services as companies regroup for later in the year. ...
  • BMW Files Patent For New Shape Steering Wheel
    BMW has filed patents for a steering wheel that would change shape from the traditional circular shape to an oval. ...
  • Homebound Drive Mobile Gaming Up $24%
    In the span of two weeks, mobile gaming increased 24%, according to a new study. ...