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Tesla driver blames Autopilot for crash, faces negligent driving charge (ars technica)

Enlarge / Tesla Model S driving on the freeway in Silicon Valley. (credit: Andrei Stanescu / Getty Images) A Massachusetts man is facing a negligent-driving charge after his Tesla slammed into a police car that was parked by the side of the road. According to a state trooper, the man had Tesla's Autopilot technology turned on and said that he "must not have been paying attention." The crash occurred in December, but the defendant, Nicholas Ciarlone, was only recently charged in the incident. N...
Tags: News, Nbc, Boston, Massachusetts, Tesla, Silicon Valley, Smith, Timothy B Lee, West Bridgewater, Maria Smith, Nicholas Ciarlone, Andrei Stanescu Getty, NBC Channel 10


A Tesla on Autopilot slammed into a police car, according to a new report — and now the driver is facing criminal charges

A Tesla slammed into a police cruiser during a traffic stop in Massachusetts in December 2019. The driver told the state trooper at the time that the car was on Autopilot, according to an incident report first reported by NBC 10 Boston. NBC 10 Boston reports he's now facing criminal negligence charges related to the wreck. Tesla's Autopilot instructions say a driver should always be ready to take over from the computer at any time. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. A Massach...
Tags: Nbc, Boston, Massachusetts, Trends, Tesla, Massachusetts State Police, Maria Smith, Boston NBC, Nicholas Ciarlone


M&C Saatchi LA Shows You How to Make Streaming Simple in New VIZIO Campaign

The new "Stream + Control + Share" campaign is the latest offering from M&C Saatchi LA in a continued partnership with VIZIO, one which includes past campaigns such as the 2018 “Kyber Dust” commercial celebrating the Star Wars: The Last Jedi tie-in. The digital media campaign showcases VIZIO’s integration with Apple Airplay 2 and HomeKit and celebrates the simplicity and ease with which people enjoy unique entertainment experiences.VIZIO is among the first companies to offer both Apple AirPlay 2...
Tags: Apple, Technology, Advertising, Vizio, Saatchi, Saatchi LA, M&c Saatchi, Jeff Levy, Maria Smith, Sylvia S, Saatchi LA Shows, New VIZIO, Robynne Curry, Rebecca McGough, Norman BrownSenior Copywriter, Julie Winch Art Director


NYSE operator’s crypto project Bakkt brings in $182M

The Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) cryptocurrency project Bakkt celebrated New Year’s Eve with the announcement of a $182.5 million equity round from a slew of notable institutional investors. ICE, the operator of several global exchanges, including the New York Stock Exchange, established Bakkt to build a trading platform that enables consumers and institutions to buy, sell, store and spend digital assets. This is Bakkt’s first institutional funding round; it was not a token sale. Participat...
Tags: Microsoft, Tech, Starbucks, New York Stock Exchange, Nyse, Loeffler, Intercontinental Exchange, Vantiv, Maria Smith, Kelly Loeffler, Bakkt, Horizons Ventures Microsoft, Pantera Capital Naspers, Commodity Futures Trading Commission Along, Block Crypto, Balaji Devarasetty


New Starbucks Partnership With Microsoft Allows Customers To Pay For Frappuccinos With Bitcoin

Earlier this week, Nestle said it was jumping on the blockchain bandwagon, today, Starbucks said it is ready to top that. From a report: The Seattle-based coffee giant is working with Microsoft and a leading global exchange on a new digital platform that will allow consumers to use bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies at Starbucks. Starbucks along with Intercontinental Exchange, Microsoft and BCG, among others, is working to launch a new company called Bakkt that will enable consumers and institut...
Tags: Apple, Google, Microsoft, Tech, Starbucks, Seattle, Nestle, BCG, New Starbucks, Starbucks Starbucks, Starbucks Rewards, Maria Smith, Intercontinental Exchange Microsoft


Starbucks drops major hint at plans to accept Bitcoin

Back in May, reports surfaced that New York Stock Exchange owner Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) was developing a Bitcoin trading platform. This morning, it officially announced the creation of Bakkt, a new company that will help trade and convert the best known cryptocurrency to fiat money — government-backed legal tender. As one might expect from a new company with close ties to the NYSE, Bakkt has enlisted some big names already, including backing from Microsoft, Starbucks and BCG. Micros...
Tags: China, Tech, Bitcoin, Alibaba, Square, Starbucks, New York Stock Exchange, Cryptocurrency, Starbucks Rewards, Intercontinental Exchange Ice, Microsoft Starbucks, Maria Smith, Bakkt, NYSE Bakkt, BCG Microsoft


M&C Saatchi LA Embarks On A 'Safari, Aussie Style'

"Before one can run, one must learn to walkabout." To celebrate the opening of Walkabout Australia, San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s new interactive safari, agency M&C Saatchi LA has launched “Safari, Aussie Style. Embracing the Way of the Roo.” The campaign is guided by Kanguru, an endearingly free-spirited, bohemian Australian with a Southern Californian flower-child attitude. Along the Walkabout, he encounters some of the fauna that inspire his positive outlook. Visitors to Walkabout Austr...
Tags: Google, Australia, California, Advertising, San Diego, Travel & Tourism, San Diego Zoo, Cosmo, Alana, Saatchi, San Diego Zoo Global, Greg Jones, John Bradley, Lisa Peterson, Saatchi LA, Paul Hurtubise


Emmy-nominated Director Senain Kheshgi Helps Launch MAJORITY Production Company Featuring All-Women Director Roster

MAJORITY Announces Official Partnership with Sundance Institute. Emmy-nominated director and producer Senain Kheshgi has teamed up with advertising industry veteran and executive producer Jonathon Ker to launch Los Angeles-based MAJORITY, a new production company with an all-women roster of established and ascending directors.The company, which is backed by M&C Saatchi, will operate as its own agency-agnostic entity, with the ability to develop additional relationships with global brands and adv...
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Los Angeles, Art and design, Beverly Hills, Espn, Cuba, Smith, KARACHI, Johnson Johnson, Sundance Institute, Ker, Saatchi, Saatchi LA, M&c Saatchi, Maria Smith


San Diego Zoo: ‘Africa Rocks’ - Montage - Director’s Cut

M&C Saatchi and Gentleman Scholar Unleash Vibrant "Africa Rocks" Campaign for the San Diego Zoo's Sensational New Exhibit.Nearly two years after the historic groundbreaking ceremony for the largest expansion in its 101-year history, the San Diego Zoo is very proud to be opening its Conrad Prebys Africa Rocks exhibit. With the new habitat exclusively dedicated to plant and animal species from Africa, San Diego Zoo Global chief marketing officer Ted Molter and his colleagues have also commissione...
Tags: Africa, Advertising, Zoo, Mtv, San Diego, Johnson, San Diego Zoo, Will Johnson, Santa Monica, Campbell, Saatchi, San Diego Zoo Global, William Campbell, Mike Warburton, Saatchi LA, Sylvia G