The 11 Hottest Rides Driving This Year’s LA Auto Show

Los Angeles may be the land of the car, but Silicon Valley’s efforts to rejigger the auto industry with ridesharing, electric motors, and autonomous cars are starting to infiltrate Southern California. This year, that change in focus even killed the long-running Los Angeles Auto Show press days, when journalists get …

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Security News This Week: Snowden-Hater Michael Pompeo May Be CIA Director

President-elect Trump’s transition to power is reshaping American government, and the worlds of cybersecurity and surveillance are no exception. A congressman who’s called for Snowden’s execution may soon lead the CIA. The director of national intelligence is out, and the head of the NSA may take his place. And a senator with a horrifying record on …

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Tesla shows what its self-driving cars sees while on the road

In October, Tesla announced that all of its new cars would be outfitted with equipment that would allow them to drive on their own, and released a video showing off technology. Now, the company has released some additional footage, showing what the car itself sees as it drives without human …

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Is Los Angeles ready to rethink the car?

When people say Americans won’t give up their cars, Los Angeles is a case study on automotive saturation. Car fever took off during the post World War II era economic boom, and the sprawling city’s far reaching tentacle of freeways make the automobile essential. Culver City speed shops and custom …

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You can now add data overlays to your GoPro footage

GoPro revealed its new Hero 5 Black camera in September, but the camera has apparently been hiding a trick up its sleeve since then. The company announced this week that it will start letting users take the data from the sensors inside the Hero 5 Black and overlay it on …

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How to be human: everyone feels this insecure… right?

Leah Reich was one of the first internet advice columnists. Her column “Ask Leah” ran on IGN, where she gave advice to gamers for two and a half years. During the day, Leah is Slack’s user researcher, but her views here do not represent her employer. How to be Human …

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