Hyperbole and cheap headlines are the name of the game in self-driving cars, and today was a good example. GM said Honda would invest $2.75 billion in the efforts of its Cruise division, which is trying to develop robotaxis in San Francisco. In reality, Honda agreed to invest $750 million now and add $2 billion over the next 12 years. Moreover, GM’s regulatory filing says some of that money may...
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When Andy Wilson’s company received its first successful client referral through ChatGPT, he was shaken to his core. The founder and CEO of Logikcull, a San Francisco–based legal technology company, Wilson “had the exact same reaction to ChatGPT as I had to the internet browser in the early ’90s,” he said. “But this time I knew it would be even bigger than...
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