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Our safety drivers will test fully self-driving vehicle prototypes like this one on the streets of Mountain View, Calif., this summer. (Photo courtesy of Google.)

Google’s New Self-Driving Cars Cruising Silicon Valley Roads

This marks the first time that the pod-like, two seat vehicles have been allowed on public streets.

06/25/2015

JPN: Sharp Introduce 'Lumiwall'

DTE To Install Solar-Powered Trash Compactors In Detroit

The utility says Thursday that the Bigbelly units are expected to arrive this summer.

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Google Upgrades Music, Mail Features

A recall function for Gmail, and a free music service, are new features Google unveiled this week.

06/25/2015

(File Photo) Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore took this photograph of the Great Lakes and central U.S. on Dec. 7, 2014, and posted it to social media.
This week on the station, the Expedition 42 crew has been busy with medical science and spacesuit work while preparing for the arrival of SpaceX's Dragon commercial cargo craft, scheduled to launch on Dec. 16 on a two day trip to the station before it is captured by the Canadarm2 and berthed to the Harmony node.
(Image Credit: NASA/Barry Wilmore)

Ever Seen Detroit From Space? Now You Have [PHOTO]

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who is spending one year aboard the International Space Station, took a photo of Detroit from nearly 220 miles above the Earth and posted it on Twitter.

06/25/2015

Linglong He, CIO of Quicken Loans and ExperienceIT Chairwoman, addresses the new class of ExperienceIT students at Grand Circus in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

ExperienceIT Students Begin Intensive Training Program (Video)

ExperienceIT kicked off a new 10-week class Wednesday to prepare the next generation of IT professionals in Detroit.

06/24/2015

(File Photo) The Palace of Auburn Hills continues to upgrade the facility with new technology offerings to enhance the fan experience. (By Edward Cardeans)

Comcast Teams Up With The Pistons To Distribute Team Shows

Palace Sports and Entertainment and the Detroit Pistons have partnered to distribute non-game content over multiple platforms.

06/24/2015

LawnGuru allows customers who download their app to measure the area of their property they want cut, which then calculates a price for their lawn to be mowed. (Photo courtesy of LawnGuru)

LawnGuru Brings On-Demand Lawn Service To An App

Local app developers have created an on-demand lawn service app that is similar to Uber.

06/23/2015

(File photo) Quicken Loans has received numerous customer satisfaction and employee recognition awards. (Photo courtesy of Quicken Loans).

Quicken Loans Named Best Place To Work in IT By Computerworld

Quicken Loans has received the top ranking on Computerworld’s ‘100 Best Places to Work in IT’ for the third consecutive year.

06/23/2015

Source: Chevrolet

Chevrolet Releases All Emoji Press Release

Chevrolet has issued an all-emoji press release in advance of the reveal of the new Chevrolet Cruze.

06/22/2015