Category: Technology

Biden Department Of Defense Will Remove Chinese Electronics Firm Xiaomi From Blacklist, Reversing Previous Ban Action By Trump

The U.S. Defense Department will remove China’s Xiaomi from a government blacklist, a court filing shows, marking a reversal by the Biden administration of one of former President Donald Trump’s last actions aimed at Beijing before exiting office…

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Inside The Chilling Global Race To Build Killer AI Robot Armies

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The temptation to open Pandora’s Box is irresistible. In early March, the U.S. National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence completed its two-year inquiry, publishing its findings in a dense 750-page report. Its members unanimously concluded that the United States has a “moral imperative” to pursue the use lethal autonomous weapons, a.k.a. “killer robots.” Otherwise, we risk bringing a rusty knife to a superhuman gunfight…

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Apple & Hyundai-Kia Close to Deal Building A Car In The United States

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The courtship between Apple and Hyundai’s Kia to build an Apple car seems to be progressing nicely. According to a report by CNBC, the two companies are close to finalizing a deal that would have Kia building an electric, autonomous Apple vehicle at a Kia assembly plant in West Point, Georgia…

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Mexican President Vows To Lead International Coalition Against Big Tech Censorship

President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the President of Mexico, plans to form a coalition with other national leaders to fight back against big tech censorship after the platform banned President Donald Trump and at least 70,000 of his supporters last week…

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GM Unveils New Logo Design Emphasizing Company Pivot To Electric Vehicles

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Nothing says ‘zero emissions’ like soft blue lowercase letters. General Motors debuted a new logo meant to convey the automaker’s renewed commitment to the production and sale of electric vehicles. The company is also launching a new marketing campaign to underscore that commitment, as it seeks to compete with Tesla and other automakers that are rushing new EVs to market…

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The First Electric Ford: The Mach E Mustang

High tech and sex appeal are not things most Fords are known for, but that’s something the 117-year-old automaker hopes to change with the all-electric Mustang Mach-E crossover. It’s the company’s first EV under an $11 billion investment plan in electric vehicles through 2022, and it’s Ford’s first shot at Tesla…

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