October 23, 2020

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    Pittsburgh man charged with burning unmarked police car during riots

    A Pittsburgh man was arrested Tuesday on federal arson charges after he reportedly set fire to an unmarked police car during protests and riots in May. Officials allege 24-year-old Devin Montgomery and an unidentified individual who put the vehicle outside PPG Paints Arena on fire on May 30.  Riots and demonstrations have spread to numerous […]

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    Self-driving startup Argo AI takes more space in Pittsburgh

    Argo AI is increasing its presence in the Strip District, Pittsburgh. The self-driving car startup is finding more space in the Riverfront West building in the 3 Crossings development in the Strip. Argo AI moved its headquarters to the five-story building in 2018. It presently occupies floors four and five, along with part of the […]

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    Volkswagen closes $2.6 billion investment in Argo AI

    Volkswagen has closed its $2.6 billion investment in self-driving startup Argo AI, who is based on Pittsburgh. The automaker disclosed in a blog post on Tuesday. Argo, established in 2016 by Bryan Salesky and Peter Rander, is now jointly controlled by Volkswagen and Ford Motor, which made an initial investment in Argo after it was […]

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    Pittsburgh man says someone used electronic device to unlock his car

    A number of car thefts have been reported in a Pittsburgh neighborhood. Pittsburgh police stated eight car thefts occurred in the past month in various neighborhoods. One victim informed Channel 11 that the thief used a universal fob to get in his car. “I believe he had a device or a code reader,” stated the […]

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    Self-driving car expansion in Pittsburgh means $200,000 pay packages for robotics graduates

    There’s a war for skill in Pittsburgh’s flourishing autonomous automobile market. It began with Uber and now consists Argo AI, which is majorly owned by Ford, and a start-up called Aurora Innovation. With a lot hiring, it’s a good time to be at the city’s valued academic institution, Carnegie Mellon University. Andrew Moore, the dean […]

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    Pittsburgh residents get ready for self-driving Uber cars

    Very soon, citizens of this hilly city will end up being the first Americans to evaluate Uber‘s self-driving car service. A historical moment not just for the ride-hailing business, but also for robotic vehicles in general. For lots of people, the technology will finally become a reality, one they can touch and experience rather than […]

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    Uber to deploy self-driving cars in Pittsburgh this month

    Uber co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick flew to Pittsburgh in 2014 to employ some world’s professionals in self-driving cars. The city is the home of Carnegie Mellon University’s robotics department, which has provided a lot of the greatest names in the newly hot field. Sebastian Thrun, the developer of Google’s self-driving car task, […]

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    Pennsylvania Teenager Struck By Car While Playing Pokémon Go

    A teen in a Pittsburgh area hospitalized on Wednesday, after being struck by a vehicle while playing the mobile game, Pokémon Go. Autumn Deiseroth, 15, was hit Tuesday while crossing a busy road on her way house after capturing a Pokémon near a museum in Tarentum, as per regional CBS station KDKA. She stated she […]

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    A Porsche Is Abandoned in Pittsburgh

    It is out of the question that Porsche vehicle lineups have always been very attractive and eye-catching for most, if not all, of the people living on the globe. They also come with plenty of luxury amenities, which usually give the vehicles an added value. Yet, it seems that some wealthy Porsche owners out there […]

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