Google’s Australia investment could boost the nation’s A.I. scene

People gather for picnics beside Harbor Bridge in the suburb of Kirribili on September 19, 2021 in Sydney, Australia. Covid-19 restrictions have been eased for people in NSW who have been fully vaccinated. James DeMorgan | Getty Images News | Getty Images San Francisco, London, Montreal, Paris, and New York have all earned a reputation … Read more

GM-backed Cruise seeks final approval for robotaxis in San Francisco

Cruise Origin driverless bus Sea trip General Motors-backed Cruise is seeking final approval from California to begin marketing its fleet of automated taxis in San Francisco. The self-driving car startup said Friday that it has filed a permit to deploy an autonomous vehicle with the California Public Utilities Commission. It’s the last of six permits … Read more

Twilio stock drops 14% despite beating earnings estimates

Jeff Lawson, co-founder and CEO of Twilio Inc. , center, the opening bell rings on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, September 17, 2018. Michael Nagel | Bloomberg | Getty Images Twilio shares fell more than 14% Thursday despite beating third-quarter earnings expectations, after the company shared a poor fourth-quarter … Read more