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New ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ Photos: Tom Cruise Has a Train to Catch (and a Dirt Bike to Ride)

Last month, we learned that we’ll be waiting a lot longer to see Mission: Impossible 7 in theaters. The sequel starring Tom Cruise was pushed back from the previously set November 2021 release to a summer date in May 2022. Thankfully, we’ve got a little bit of a tease to hold us over with a few new photos from the set, including Tom Cruise on a big steaming locomotive and speeding around on a dirt bike. Get a look at the new Mission: Impossible 7 photos below. When Mission: Impossible 7 was s...
Tags: Images, Movies, Cruise, Sequels, Tom-Cruise, Paramount Pictures, Christopher McQuarrie, Action/Adventure, Mission-impossible, Mission: Impossible 7


Cruise lines will have to mandate masks even by the pool and nix buffets for trial sailings without vaccine requirements, CDC says

Carnival Cruise Line's Mardi Gras ship. Carnival Cruise Line The CDC has unveiled the next two phases of its Conditional Sailing Order. The new phases detail how a cruise's "simulated" trail sailings should look. New requirements include masking up when poolside, and the potential ceasing of buffet services. See more stories on Insider's business page. On May 5, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new guidelines on how cruise lines should go about trial v...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Cdc, US, Trends, Cruise, United States, Mask, Royal Caribbean, CSO, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cruise Industry, Brittany Chang, COVID-19, Operations Manual for Simulated, CSO Cruise


GM CEO Mary Barra wants to sell personal autonomous vehicles using Cruise’s self-driving tech by 2030

GM CEO Mary Barra sees the automaker selling personal autonomous vehicles by the end of the decade by leveraging technology from its self-driving subsidiary Cruise, according to comments made during the company’s Wednesday earnings call. Barra wasn’t providing any specifics just yet, but instead laid out a vision for the automaker’s future and how its stake in Cruise and its own internal effort to further develop its advanced driver assistance system Super Cruise might evolve over the next nine ...
Tags: TC, Transportation, San Francisco, Tech, Tesla, Walmart, Cruise, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Mary Barra, Dubai, Gm, Autonomous Vehicles, Cadillac, Barra, Self Driving Vehicles


GM’s Pam Fletcher is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility 2021 to talk about how to build a startup

GM might be best known for the millions of Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC-branded vehicles it designs, produces, finances and sells each year. But it also has a burgeoning incubator, where a team of 600 employees are working to develop 20 new businesses with a total addressable market of about $1.3 trillion. A few of the first startup fruits have already come to bear, including OnStar Guardian, OnStar Insurance, GM Defense and most recently, BrightDrop — the commercial electric vehicle deliv...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Linkedin, Tech, Cruise, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Mary Barra, Gm, Reid Hoffman, Silicon Valley, Mobility, Autonomous Vehicles, Fast Company, Nasdaq, Onstar


Disney has unveiled its newest cruise ship with a Star War-themed bar and a ride - see inside the Wish

The Star Wars Hyperspace Lounge aboard the Disney Wish. Disney Cruise Line Disney Cruises has unveiled its newest ship, the Disney Wish. The Wish will have features like a Star Wars themed bar, a "Frozen" dining experience, and a water ride. The Wish will begin sailing in 2022 from Florida to the Bahamas and Castaway Cay, Disney's private island. See more stories on Insider's business page. Disney Cruise Line has unveiled its latest ship: the Disney Wish, which will begin saili...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Frozen, Star Wars, Florida, California, Germany, Marvel, Disney, Trends, Cruise, Broadway, Walt Disney Company, Michelin, Cinderella, Pixar


Disney has unveiled its newest cruise ship with interactive 'Frozen' and 'Avengers' restaurants and a Star War-themed bar - see inside the Wish

The Disney Wish. Disney Cruise Line Disney Cruises has unveiled its newest ship, the Disney Wish. The Wish will have features like a Star Wars themed bar, a "Frozen" dining experience, and a water ride. The Wish will begin sailing in 2022 from Florida to the Bahamas and Castaway Cay, Disney's private island. See more stories on Insider's business page. Disney Cruise Line has unveiled its latest ship: the Disney Wish, which will begin sailing next year. The Disney Wish. Di...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Frozen, Star Wars, Florida, California, Germany, Marvel, Disney, Trends, Cruise, Broadway, Walt Disney Company, Michelin, Cinderella, Pixar


Cruise travel could resume in July as new CDC guidelines allow ships to sail if 95% of passengers are vaccinated

Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images Cruising may return in mid-July if ships follow updated CDC guidelines, USA TODAY reported. One of the guidelines said 98% of crew and 95% of passengers must be vaccinated against COVID-19. Going on a cruise will never be "zero risk" but risks can be mitigated, the CDC said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Cruise ships may be able to set sail in US waters this summer, after the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, Usa, News, Cdc, US, Trends, Cruise, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Royal Caribbean, US Food and Drug Administration, Cruise Lines International Association, Ron DeSantis, Scott Gottlieb, Pandemic


Why 30+ Disneyland and DCA rides, attractions and shows will remain closed when the parks return

Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will return without three dozen of their 80+ rides, attractions and shows when the Anaheim theme parks reopen later this month after a yearlong coronavirus closure. Most of the shuttered Disneyland and DCA rides, attractions and shows will remain closed due to COVID-19 health and safety guidelines issued by the state. More than three-quarters of the closed attractions will be shuttered for five coronavirus-related reasons: High-touch environments, socia...
Tags: California, Disney, Haunted Mansion, Sport, Cruise, Things To Do, Soccer, Lincoln, Resistance, Amusement Parks, Pixar, Disneyland, Southern California, Tom Sawyer, Anaheim, DCA


The Station: A chat with Scale AI’s Alexandr Wang, the NYC scooter winners and TuSimple goes public

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every weekend in your inbox. Hi there, new and returning readers. This is The Station, a weekly newsletter dedicated to all the ways people and packages move (today and in the future) from Point A to Point B. Just as I was getting ready to ship this newsletter, I spotted that there was a fatal crash involving a Tesla, in which no one was in the driver’s seat. There was...
Tags: Transportation, Lyft, Europe, New York, Microsoft, California, Washington, France, Ipo, Berlin, Southeast Asia, New York City, Samsung, San Francisco, Linkedin, Tech


Cruise AV Company Raises $2.75 Billion in Latest Funding Round

General Motors backed autonomous vehicle startup Cruise has reportedly scored $2.75 billion from its last round of funding, with Walmart again taking a particular interest in the company. The multinational retail corporation previously participated in a pilot program where Arizona-based shoppers could call upon a Cruise AV to have their groceries delivered. While just one of several autonomous […] The post Cruise AV Company Raises $2.75 Billion in Latest Funding Round appeared first on The Truth...
Tags: Technology, Investments, Funding, General Motors, Walmart, AV, Cruise, Arizona, Gm, Autos, Autonomous Vehicles, Tech Companies, News Blog, Tech Startups, AV startups


Walmart invests in GM's self-driving car company, Cruise

Walmart is investing in GM's self-driving vehicle company, Cruise, as it works to build out its delivery network.
Tags: Walmart, Cnn, Cruise, Gm


Walmart is investing in Cruise, GM's self-driving car company

It's just the latest high-profile investment from a startup with backing from GM, Honda, and Microsoft. Courtesy of Walmart Walmart is investing in Cruise, GM's self-driving car startup. It will join a $2.75 billion funding round that also includes Microsoft and Honda. Walmart previously said it would team up with Cruise for a self-driving delivery pilot. See more stories on Insider's business page. Walmart is investing in San Francisco-based Cruise, the General Motors-backed...
Tags: Microsoft, San Francisco, Trends, Walmart, Cruise, Dubai, Gm, Jeff Bezos, Aurora, Scottsdale Arizona, Dan Ammann, Walmart Walmart, GM Honda, John Furner, Furner, Tim Levin


Walmart helps push Cruise’s latest investment round to $2.75B

Cruise, the autonomous vehicle company aiming to deploy robotaxis in San Francisco and Dubai, has added Walmart as an investor in an extended fundraising round that has grown to $2.75 billion. The company said it has a post-money valuation of more than $30 billion. Walmart and several unnamed institutional investors added capital to a $2 billion equity round announced back in January that was led by Microsoft. The companies didn’t disclose Walmart’s exact investment. Cruise, the autonomous vehic...
Tags: TC, Transportation, Microsoft, San Francisco, Tech, Walmart, Cruise, Automotive, Ford, Dubai, Gm, Autonomous Vehicles, Houston, North America, Chevy Bolt, Scottsdale Arizona


Cruise's head of artificial intelligence wants the autonomous-car startup to be defined by its AI innovation

A Cruise AV in the Bay Area. Cruise Hussein Mehanna is Cruise's head of AI. He explained how the self-driving startup is using AI and machine learnings to scale its service. Mehanna also said Cruise could be the first "AI native" company. Because of his work, Insider named Kyle Vogt, chief technology officer, cofounder, and president of Cruise, to our annual list of the 10 leaders transforming supply chain. Visit Insider's Transforming Business homepage for more stori...
Tags: Google, Transportation, Facebook, San Francisco, Trends, General Motors, Walmart, Cruise, Gm, Self-driving Cars, Honda, EVs, Bay Area, Dan Ammann, Kyle Vogt, Mehanna


Cruise lines and Florida are on track for a standoff over COVID-19 vaccine requirements

The Carnival Ecstasy docked at the Port of Jacksonville on March 27, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. Sam Greenwood/Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' executive order banning businesses from requiring vaccines applies to cruise lines. However, several cruise lines have already announced vaccine mandates. DeSantis has been vocal about the cruise industry and previously said the state would sue the CDC to bring cruises back sooner. See more stories on Insider's business page. Flor...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, News, Cdc, US, Trends, Cyprus, Cruise, Vaccine, Royal Caribbean, Regent Seven Seas, Oceania, Norwegian Cruise Line, South Florida, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


A Royal Caribbean-owned cruise line just announced a vaccine requirement. These are all the cruise lines that will require COVID-19 vaccinations for guests and crew.

The Norwegian Epic. Alain DENANTES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The return of cruising still remains in limbo for many cruise lines. Companies including Royal Caribbean and Norwegian have announced vaccine requirements. These are all the cruise lines that have COVID-19 vaccine requirements for guests or crew. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Several cruise lines have started announcing vaccination requirements for guests and crew members as the industry looks to rest...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, UK, News, Greece, Australia, Cdc, Israel, US, Trends, Cyprus, Cruise, United Kingdom, Vaccine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Saga cruises


Former FDA commissioner says cruises could be a 'lower risk endeavor' compared to other travel

Cruise ships. Debbie Ann Powell/Shutterstock Cruises could be "lower risk" compared to travel options like international trips, Scott Gottlieb told CNBC. Gottlieb is a former FDA commissioner and the co-chair of Norwegian and Royal Caribbean's Health Sail Panel. Cruise lines have implemented many health protocols that could turn ships into "protective bubbles." See more stories on Insider's business page. Cruising could be a "lower risk" travel option compared to other alternatives...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Cdc, Trends, Cruise, Fda, Pfizer, Cnbc, Royal Caribbean, Norwegian Cruise Line, US Food and Drug Administration, Jim Cramer, Gottlieb, Del Rio, Scott Gottlieb, Cruise Industry


GM's Cruise to Operate All-Electric Driverless Cars in Dubai

Dubai says that self-driving car company Cruise will become the first to operate autonomous taxis and ride-hailing services in the city of more than three million people.
Tags: Cruise, Dubai, Gm, Operate All Electric Driverless Cars


Morning Docket: 04.12.21

* A lawsuit about the use of the "Corona" brand name with hard seltzers is heating up. It's an interesting name to be associated with these days... [Yahoo News] * Ramsey Clark, the former United States Attorney General and a civil rights lawyer, has passed away at 93. [New York Times] * An Oklahoma City attorney, who allegedly fell in love with a client, has been charged in the triple murder of the client's girlfriend and parents. [Oklahoman] * Congressman Matt Gaetz has hired a lawyer who ...
Tags: Florida, Supreme Court, Law, Cbs News, Attorney General, Nbc News, Cruise, United States, New York Times, Biden, Oklahoma City, Yahoo News, Corona, Trump Organization, Matt Gaetz, State of Florida


Cruise strikes deal to launch robotaxi service in Dubai

Cruise has expanded its robotaxi ambitions beyond San Francisco. The autonomous vehicle subsidiary of GM that also has backing from SoftBank Vision Fund, Microsoft and Honda, has struck a deal to launch a robotaxi service in Dubai in 2023. The robotaxi service in Dubai will use the Cruise Origin, the all-electric shuttle-like vehicle that has no steering wheel or pedals and is designed to travel at highway speeds. The Origin, which was unveiled in January 2020 will be manufactured by GM. Cruise ...
Tags: Transportation, San Francisco, Tech, Cruise, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Dubai, Gm, Autonomous Vehicles, Honda, RTA, Al Tayer, Cruise Automation, GM Cruise, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, SoftBank Vision Fund Microsoft


Luxury ships from the Royal Caribbean and Carnival Cruise lines sail to the rescue and evacuate islanders in the path of a volcano eruption

La Soufrière last erupted in 1979. Reuters Royal Caribbean International and Carnival Cruise sent ships to the Caribbean island Saint Vincent. The ships helped to evacuate northern areas of the island after La Soufrière threatened to erupt. Saint Vincent's National Emergency Management Organisation later tweeted that the volcano did erupt. See more stories on Insider's business page. Ships from both Carnival Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean International sailed to the Caribbean isla...
Tags: Transportation, Science, Trends, Cruise, Volcano, Caribbean, Martinique, Royal Caribbean, Vincent, Carnival Cruise Line, Reuters, Caribbean Islands, Royal Caribbean International, Nemo, Mount Pelee, Carnival Cruise


Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick & Mission: Impossible Sequels Delayed

Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick & Mission: Impossible sequels delayed Paramount Pictures has officially decided to shift the release dates for their three highly-anticipated projects starring Tom Cruise, with the long-awaited Top Gun: Maverick seeing its sixth delay from Independence Day weekend to November 19 as well as the Mission: Impossible sequels both being delayed a year. RELATED: Delaney, Parnell, Varma & More Join Mission: Impossible 7 & 8 Rosters Writer/director Christopher McQuarri...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Cruise, United States, Tom Cruise, Paramount Pictures, Rebecca Ferguson, Hayley Atwell, Pete, Jerry Bruckheimer, Tony Scott, Ed Harris, Kosinski, John Wick, Christopher McQuarrie, ComingSoon


Princess Cruises is turning its ships into 'offices at sea' with WiFi as fast as land

Princess Cruises. Princess Cruises/Facebook Many companies are now considering the possibility of a permanent remote or hybrid work model. Princess Cruises is looking to target this segment by turning its ships into "offices at sea." All of Princess' cruise ships will upgraded with "land-like connectivity" when sailing resumes. See more stories on Insider's business page. If you've ever dreamed of working or studying at sea, Princess Cruises might have the perfect solution for ...
Tags: Travel, Work From Home, Transportation, News, Trends, Remote Work, Ses, Cruise, Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean, Cruise Industry, Tech Insider, Brittany Chang, COVID-19


Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says his state is suing the CDC to bring back cruises

Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says the state will sue the CDC to bring back cruise ships "immediately." The CDC has put a hold on the cruise industry since the COVID-19 pandemic first began. The cruise industry has fought back, instead arguing for a cruising return from US ports by July. See more stories on Insider's business page. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that the state will b...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Florida, Politics, News, Cdc, US, Trends, Cruise, Miami, Cnbc, Royal Caribbean, Bermuda, Jim Cramer, Cruise Lines International Association, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


A US cruise line just announced a vaccine requirement. These are all the cruise lines that will require COVID-19 vaccinations for guests and crew

The Norwegian Epic. Alain DENANTES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The return of cruising still remains in limbo for many cruise lines. Companies including Royal Caribbean and Norwegian have announced vaccine requirements. These are all the cruise lines that have COVID-19 vaccine requirements for guests or crew. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Several cruise lines have started announcing vaccination requirements for guests and crew members as the industry looks to rest...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, UK, News, Greece, Israel, US, Trends, Cyprus, Cruise, United Kingdom, Richard Branson, Vaccine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Saga cruises, Odyssey


A UK cruise line just announced a vaccine requirement. These are all the cruise lines that will require COVID-19 vaccinations for guests and crew

The Norwegian Epic. Alain DENANTES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The return of cruising still remains in limbo for many cruise lines. Companies including Royal Caribbean and Norwegian have announced vaccine requirements. These are all the cruise lines that have COVID-19 vaccine requirements for guests or crew. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Several cruise lines have started announcing vaccination requirements for guests and crew members as the industry looks to rest...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, UK, News, Greece, Israel, US, Trends, Cyprus, Cruise, United Kingdom, Richard Branson, Vaccine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Saga cruises, Odyssey


The Tom Cruise deepfakes were hard to create. But less sophisticated 'shallowfakes' are already wreaking havoc

Michael Kovac/Getty Images The convincing Tom Cruise deepfakes that went viral last month took lots of skill to create. But less sophisticated "shallowfakes" and other synthetic media are already creating havoc. DARPA's AI experts mapped out how hard it would be to create these emerging types of fake media. See more stories on Insider's business page. The coiffed hair, the squint, the jaw clench, and even the signature cackle - it all looks and sounds virtually indistinguishable f...
Tags: Facebook, UK, Disney, Trends, Joe Biden, Cruise, Pennsylvania, House, New York Times, Darpa, Nancy Pelosi, Tom Cruise, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Darpa, Michael Kovac Getty, Nina Schick, Shick


Royal Caribbean just announced a vaccine requirement on its new summer sailings. These are all the cruise lines that will require COVID-19 vaccinations for guests and crew

The Norwegian Epic. Alain DENANTES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The return of cruising still remains in limbo for many cruise lines. Companies including Royal Caribbean and Norwegian have announced vaccine requirements. These are all the cruise lines that have COVID-19 vaccine requirements for guests or crew. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Several cruise lines have started announcing vaccination requirements for guests and crew members as the industry looks to rest...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, UK, News, Greece, Israel, US, Trends, Cyprus, Cruise, United Kingdom, Richard Branson, Vaccine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Saga cruises, Odyssey


The Station: Uber’s new battles in the UK, Lucid Motors’ second life plans and Cruise acquires Voyage

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hi friends and new readers, welcome to The Station, a newsletter dedicated to all the present and future ways people and packages move from Point A to Point B. Before I forget, scroll all the way down to the bottom of the newsletter, if you’re interested in attending our upcoming early-stage conference. I have a gift for you. Um, there is ...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, Transportation, Uber, Europe, Florida, UK, New York, Supreme Court, Microsoft, California, La, Ipo, Germany, Los Angeles, San Francisco


Richard Branson's cruise line just announced a vaccine requirement. These are all the cruise lines that will require COVID-19 vaccinations for guests and crew

The Norwegian Epic. Alain DENANTES/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images The return of cruising still remains in limbo for many cruise lines. Companies including Royal Caribbean and Norwegian have announced vaccine requirements. These are all the cruise lines that have COVID-19 vaccine requirements for guests or crew. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Several cruise lines have started announcing vaccination requirements for guests and crew members as the industry looks to rest...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, UK, Israel, US, Trends, Cruise, United Kingdom, Richard Branson, Vaccine, Benjamin Netanyahu, Saga cruises, Carnival, Cruise Ships, Royal Caribbean, Crystal Cruises