12pm News Alertsfrom Silicon Republic Silicon Republic is a leading source for technology, science and start-up news, information and resources for people who are passionate about STEM. in the 02/11/2016edition:
The “people like us” syndrome that underscores the predominant hiring of men by other men in the venture capital business, fuelling the problem of low funding levels for female founders, can only be solved as more successful women become serial entrepreneurs and investors, says IBM venture capitalist Deborah Magid.
The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has given machines a ticket to drive. The road safety regulator for the US has told Google that artificial intelligence systems piloting self-driving cars can be considered the driver under federal law.