Uber’s autonomous vehicle unit has raised $1 billion from a consortium of investors including SoftBank Group Corp, giving the company a much-needed funding boost for its pricey self-driving ambitions on the eve of its public stock offering.
Federal regulators are discussing whether and how to hold Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg personally accountable for the company's history of mismanaging users' private data, two sources familiar with the discussions told NBC News on Thursday.
The British-led Nekton scientific mission on Thursday completed a seven-week expedition in the Indian Ocean aimed at documenting changes beneath the waves that could affect billions of people in the surrounding region over the coming decades.
Global automakers are positioning for a brave new world of on-demand transport that will require a car of the future – hyper-connected, autonomous, and shared – and China may become the concept's laboratory.
Switzerland will introduce a monitoring system to assuage concerns about the potential health impact of fifth-generation (5G) mobile frequency emissions and smooth the cutting-edge technology’s rollout, the government said on Wednesday.
France will invite architects from around the world to submit designs for rebuilding the spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral that was destroyed in a devastating blaze, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Wednesday, AFP wrote.
Iran’s Ambassador to China Mohammad Keshavarz-Zadeh outlined the two countries’ numerous capacities and emphasized the necessity of further development of Tehran-Beijing relations in various sectors, especially in the tourism industry.
Iran and Turkey are rich in terms of culture, history, and influential figures throughout history and these scientific and cultural treasures will contribute to the development of better relations, the director of the National Library and Archives of Iran (NLAI) Ashraf Boroujerdi said.
Jamal Murray missed his first eight shots before a scorching fourth quarter in which he scored 21 of his 24 points, leading the Denver Nuggets past the San Antonio Spurs 114-105 on Tuesday night and knotting their playoff series at a game apiece.
Juventus has been sent back to the drawing board after its Champions League ambitions were shattered by an Ajax Amsterdam side whose transfer spending this season has been roughly one fifth of its own.
Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde praised Lionel Messi for settling his side down after a nervy start against Manchester United and inspiring the Catalans to a 3-0 victory to reach the Champions League quarterfinals.