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Tesla crash does little to sway public opinion on self-driving cars

DETROIT, July 29- Consumers are more aware of self-driving cars, but slightly less interested in riding in them, according to two surveys conducted after a fatal crash of a Tesla equipped with self-driving technology. An online survey of more than 1,500 Americans in mid-July by AlixPartners found that overall consumer interest in self-driving dropped about...

Source: Reuters

Kering : Very Good First-Half Operating and Financial Performances

Sales growth accelerating in second quarter, for both Luxury and Sport& Lifestyle Higher margins, free cash flow from operations and net income. Faster revenue growth in the second quarter, 6.9% on a comparable basis: Luxury activities: comparable sales up 5.2% in the quarter Gucci: new creative impetus and strategic initiatives delivering results Bottega...

Source: Business Wire

At world’s largest hedge fund, sex, fear and video surveillance

Complaint and interviews with ex-employees of the world’s largest hedge fund describe an atmosphere of surveillance that silences those who don’t fit.

Source: The New York Times

Anadarko Announces Board Of Directors Election

HOUSTON, July 26, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Anadarko Petroleum Corporation today announced the election of David E. Constable to serve as an independent director of the company, effective immediately. Constable holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the University of Alberta, and graduated from the International Management Program at the Thunderbird...

Source: PR Newswire

APX Labs Joins Vuzix Industrial Partner (VIP) Program

ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 25, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Vuzix ® Corporation, a leading supplier of Smart- Glasses, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that APX Labs, the developer of the Skylight platform, has joined the Vuzix Industrial Partner program. This follows the launch...

Source: PR Newswire

WISeKey (WIHN.SW) Intend to Merge With OpenLimit (O5H.DE) To Further Expand Its Cybersecurity and IoT platform and Access to the German and EU IoT Market

ZUG, Switzerland& GENEVA& BAAR, Switzerland& BERLIN---- Today, WISeKey International Holding Ltd and OpenLimit Holding AG announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding regarding a contemplated business combination to be executed via a statutory merger under Swiss law, whereby OpenLimit would be merged with and into WISeKey, with WISeKey thus...

Source: Business Wire

GE, Intel, Microsoft, MIT, Red Hat, Schneider and the World Economic Forum, IoTS World Congress Keynotes

BARCELONA, Spain, July 21, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The new edition of the Internet of Things Solutions World Congress will gather once again the world's leading industrial internet experts in Fira de Barcelona in October. Among the first confirmed speakers are Jonathan Ballon, VP Intel; Matthias Machnig, German State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Energy; Prith...

Source: PR Newswire

Kandi Technologies Announces the JV Company’s Plan to Sell 1,500 Electric Vehicles for Launching Micro Public Transportation Program in the Cities of Tianjin and Jiangyin

JINHUA, China, July 21, 2016-- Kandi Technologies Group, Inc., today announced that Kandi Electric Vehicles Group Co., Ltd. plans to sell 1,000 and 500 electric vehicles to the two cities in China, namely, Tianjin and Jiangyin, respectively, ZuoZhongYou Electric Vehicle Service Co., Ltd. and ZuoZhongYou Electric Vehicle Service Co., Ltd., wholly owned subsidiaries...

Source: Globe Newswire

Lithuania Invites UK’s Automotive Industry to Explore Relocation Possibilities

Guoga believes, Lithuania is perfectly positioned to step in. As a Member of the European Parliament and also the Chief Investment Officer of the City of Vilnius, I would like to invite you to explore Lithuania. " Lithuania is ranked 4th worldwide as a "high growth location" for investment in manufacturing and is home to an expanding number of major international...

Source: PR Newswire

Russian E-commerce Leader Ulmart to Host Russia House at WEF '17

Coming off successful participation at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum in Russia and World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting of New Champions in Tianjin, China, Ulmart was tapped by the Russian government to create a unique business program for WEF's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland in January, 2017 at what is officially now called "Russia...

Source: PR Newswire