Daily Archives: May 7, 2019

Rob Stead and the Detroit AutoSens conference

Driven – Mobility Moment: Rob Stead, AutoSens Spring in Michigan means road construction. Yeah, it also means a new season of automobility-related conferences, where people gather to talk tech. From May 11th to the 16th, 2019, there will be three distinct events taking place here in Detroit, Southfield, and Ann Arbor, all focused on emerging autonomous vehicle technology. This ...

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Conquering the unknown is goal for kids at hackathon event

If the unknown is scary, perhaps it’s better to understand it rather than shun it. That’s what Alex Polonsky believes, anyhow. Polonsky, the founder of the Detroit Autonomous Vehicle Group, points to Elon Musk’s quote about artificial intelligence being the biggest existential threat to mankind when explaining why he started an autonomous vehicle hackathon for students. The more people that ...

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2019 Teacher Appreciation Week Freebies and Deals – Detroit News Watch

What better way to thank our teachers than to give them free stuff during Teacher Appreciation Week. RELATED: NURSES APPRECIATION WEEK The appreciation week started around 1944 in Arkansas and was given national attention when First Lady, Eleanor Roosevelt persuaded Congress to Proclaim March 7 National Teacher Day. 1985, the NEA, National Education Association, changed the day celebration to a ...

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