What happens when self-driving cars displace 300 million jobs | VentureBeat | Transportation | by Vitaly Ponomarev, WayRay

A reflection on all the jobs will be lost when cars and trucks drive themselves.

In 20 years, over 300 million people worldwide might lose their jobs because of self-driving cars. Regular users will hardly notice the change — and here’s why.

Source: What happens when self-driving cars displace 300 million jobs | VentureBeat | Transportation | by Vitaly Ponomarev, WayRay

Waymo

An introduction to Waymo – Google’s/Alphabet’s car company.

Waymo—formerly the Google self-driving car project—stands for a new way forward in mobility. Our mission is to make it safe and easy for people and things move around.

Source: Waymo

Virgin uses Artificial Intelligence to create world-first rum that tastes of your holidays – Mirror Online

Virgin uses AI to create rum that reminds us of the holiday feeling. Probably more drinks will follow.

Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Holidays enlists world’s most intelligent super-computer to make a “data-distilled” drink that’s infused with 15 million travellers’ emotions

Source: Virgin uses Artificial Intelligence to create world-first rum that tastes of your holidays – Mirror Online

WorkFusion Raises $35 Million to Scale AI-powered Automation within Enterprise Operations – AI Trends

Nokia and others join to see how AI can support essential business processes. What today is slow and cumbersome, could become quick and easy via automation.

WorkFusion, has closed a $35 million Series D financing round led by Georgian Partners with participation from existing investors Mohr Davidow Ventures, iNovia, Nokia Growth Partners (NGP), Greycroft and RTP Ventures, bringing total funds raised to $71 million. The funding will accelerate customer adoption of AI-powered automation as they realize the immense productivity gains from

Source: WorkFusion Raises $35 Million to Scale AI-powered Automation within Enterprise Operations – AI Trends