Twitter Inc. is boosting its expertise in machine learning -- an area of technology that lets computers use data to make predictions. To do that, it's buying Magic Pony Technology, a London-based company that uses machine learning tools for video. Terms of the deal weren't announced.
Uber is finally giving the world a peek at the car it's using to test self-driving technology. The ride-hailing pioneer posted a photo of a hybrid Ford Fusion outfitted with a variety of sensors and high-resolution cameras to gather mapping data while honing autonomous driving capabilities.