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BMW’s chief executive Harald Krüger has quit days before a board meeting that was due to decide his future

BMW’s chief executive Harald Krüger has quit days before a board meeting that was due to decide his future, putting the carmaker under pressure to fin(...)

In March 2018, Elaine Herzberg became the first person to be killed in by  a robotic autonomous car. As she crossed the road in Tempe, Arizona,  a Volvo SUV being tested by  Uber failed to take avoiding action and hit  her

Elaine Herzberg will some day be the answer to a question in a television quiz show, simply because she chose the wrong moment to step off a kerb and (...)

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich’s   abrupt departure did not alarm Wall St.

When Brian Krzanich took over the top job at Intel, he had a simple message. The US chipmaker was the clear leader in the world’s most demanding manuf(...)

The MyEye wearer points to whatever it is they want to “see” or read, and the  device takes a photograph. Sophisticated software processes what is in front of it and then, in the case of text, reads it back.

When Amnon Shashua’s aunt began to lose her sight, she asked her nephew to find a solution. He was better placed than most to fulfil that request: a (...)

Intel bought Israeli autonomous vehicle technology firm Mobileye in a deal worth $15.3 billion. Photograph: AFP Photo / Kimihiro Hoshinokimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images
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In what was another very strong year for Irish mergers and acquisition activity, there was little change in the sectoral profile, with healthcare, foo(...)

Intel’s Brian Krzanich, Mobileye’s Amnon Shahua and BMW’s Klaus Froehlich: Intel announced its intention to acquire Mobileye in March. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

About three years ago, the chip giant Intel seemed like a bystander in Silicon Valley’s race to develop self-driving cars. Google was zooming ahead, p(...)

Intel has sought approval to buy a stake in HERE, which is controlled by German car makers Daimler, BMW and Volkswagen. Photograph: Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images

US chip maker Intel has said it will take a 15 per cent stake in German digital mapping firm HERE, as it seeks to build its presence in automated driv(...)

The Orcam device clips on to the wearer’s glasses and is designed to both recognise and speak “text in the wild”, a term used to describe newspaper articles as well as bus numbers, and objects as diverse as landmarks, traffic lights and the faces of friends. Photograph: Orcam via The New York Times

Liat Negrin, an Israeli who has been visually impaired since childhood, walked into a grocery store here recently, picked up a can of vegetables and e(...)