GM’s Cruise to unveil first car built to operate with no driver

January 21, 2020

Cruise LLC, the autonomous-car startup majority owned by General Motors, plans to show its first vehicle designed to operate without a driver on Tuesday, people familiar with the matter said. The vehicle Cruise has been developing along with GM is […]

Tesla says plans to open China design and research center

January 16, 2020

Via: Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. electric car maker Tesla plans to open a design and research center in China to make “Chinese-style” vehicles, the company said in a recruitment notice on its official WeChat account. Wednesday’s notice sought to recruit designers […]

U.S. sales fall in 2019 but still top 17 million

January 6, 2020

Category: Logistics, Process

DETROIT — U.S. auto sales declined more than 1 percent in 2019 but topped 17 million for an unprecedented fifth consecutive year. Ford Motor Co., the final automaker to report its results, said its fourth-quarter sales slipped 1.3 percent to […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

NASA, SpaceX Complete Final Major Flight Test of Crew Spacecraft

January 20, 2020

Via: ASD News

NASA and SpaceX completed a launch escape demonstration of the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft and Falcon 9 rocket Sunday. This was the final major flight test of the spacecraft before it begins carrying astronauts to the International Space Station under […]

Process, R & D

Augmented Reality in Manufacturing

January 20, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Augmented reality (AR) refers to the combination of real and virtual worlds (computer-generated). A real image is captured on video, while that real-world image is “augmented” with layers of digital information. Some people confuse AR with virtual reality. Virtual reality […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Aethlon Medical Announces $3.77 Million Registered Direct Offering Priced At-the-Market Under Nasdaq Rules

January 17, 2020

Via: PR Newswire

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEMD) (the “Company”), a medical device technology company focused on developing products to diagnose and treat life and organ threatening diseases, today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements […]