Google parent Alphabet Inc. retired its self-driving prototype dubbed the “Firefly,” a tiny test car with no steering wheel or pedals, to focus on building its self-driving technology into mass-produced vehicles.
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- Google Parent Retires 'Firefly' Self-Driving Prototype
Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
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Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
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Tuesday Jun 20, 2017
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- Gritty 1943 photos record Maine woodsmen on a dangerous spring lumber drive
By Alex Arbuckle - Sunday Jun 11, 2017
A woodsman wearing spiked shoes opens up an empty boom at the upper end of Mooselookmeguntic Lake so it can be filled with more logs from the Kennebago River.
Image: Library of Congress
In May 1943, Office of War Information photographer John Collier traveled to the timber holdings of the Brown Company in western Maine near the New Hampshire border.
There, he camped out with woodsmen who were tasked with guiding thousands of heavy, slippery logs on the spring pulpwood drive down the Kennebago River and Mooselookmeguntic Lake toward distant pulp and paper mills.
In addition to making portraits of the workers at rest, he captured the men in action as they deftly used pikes to maneuver the pulpwood, even riding the logs themselves to usher them through treacherous waters toward their destination. Read more...More about History, Retronaut, Lumber, Maine, and Woods
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By Mary Beth Quirk - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
A small bakery that hasn’t even been open for a year is already having to spend thousands of dollars to change its name after General Mills took issue with the shop’s use of the term “doughboy.”Two weeks after Doughboy’s Bake Shoppe — named after the nickname for the father of one of the owners — opened in January, the …
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- Google, Facebook, Microsoft Spent Hundreds Of Millions To Advertise In 2016
Wednesday Jun 7, 2017
Google spent nearly $350 million to advertising its products and services in 2016, whereas rival Microsoft spent about $746 million, per Kantar Media.