Gerald Ford, President Nice Guy

Gerald Ford, President Nice Guy

Still, Rumsfeld himself give up when he was unable to influence the president to consolidate energy in his chief of employees. (Ford was leery of Nixon’s “Berlin Wall” of the White House advisers H. R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman.) Rumsfeld turned secretary of protection as an alternative. More in sorrow than in anger, Ford held […]

Uber, Waymo and others to check the 'human influence' of self-driving vehicles

“Concern for the safety of workers and the public is paramount to PTIO,” Executive Director Maureen Westphal informed The Verge, “and safe deployment of [autonomous vehicle] technology is fundamental to securing better job opportunities for workers, so we plan to engage with a variety of concerned stakeholders already having conversations and planning for this transition […]

Ford will auction off this Mustang inspired by RAF fighters from WWII

Ford will public sale off this Mustang impressed by RAF fighters from WWII

Ford is debuting a special 700-horsepower Mustang GT on the upcoming Goodwod Festival of Speed on July 12, the place world champion drifter Vaughn Gittin Jr. will take the automobile for a spin. The themed one-of-a-kind muscle automobile pays tribute to RAF fighter pilots with a camouflage-inspired livery paying homage to the British plane that […]

Ford Aims to Revive a Detroit Train Station, and Itself

Ford Aims to Revive a Detroit Train Station, and Itself

By renovating a logo of the town’s decline, the corporate hopes to create a magnet for the expertise wanted to prevail within the subsequent automotive period. ImageThe historic Michigan Central Station in Detroit’s Corktown neighborhood, largely unused because the final practice departed in 1988, is being purchased and renovated by Ford Motor.CreditNick Hagen for The […]

Ford’s driverless delivery vehicle actually has a driver

Ford’s driverless supply automobile truly has a driver

While we’re beginning to right here a lot speak about how the taxi business could possibly be one of many first to feel the impact of self-driving know-how, it appears the food-delivery enterprise may be reworked by autonomous autos. Ford is already at it, teaming up with on-demand supply platform Postmates to check a meal-delivery […]

Ford: Postmates self-driving delivery pilot is a ‘significant stride’ toward deployment

Ford: Postmates self-driving supply pilot is a ‘vital stride’ towards deployment

Ford right this moment shed light on its autonomous supply partnership with startup Postmates in Miami and Miami Beach, Florida. The pilot program, which launched in March, permits customers to position orders from 70 companies, together with native favorites like Coyo Taco. As a part of this system, self-driving Ford Transit Connect automobiles with a number of […]

French Artist Benedetto Bufalino Is Turning Old Cars Into Pizza Ovens

French Artist Benedetto Bufalino Is Turning Old Cars Into Pizza Ovens

Usually when individuals consider modifying a automotive, it’s to make it extra of a automotive. Y’know—some engine upgrades, higher suspension, that type of factor. But for those who’re French artist Benedetto Bufalino, your thought of a modification can be just a little totally different. More alongside the strains of “so what if I turn this […]

Split Between the Left and Right, Ontario Votes

Split Between the Left and Right, Ontario Votes

In her concession speech, Ms. Wynne urged voters to elect sufficient Liberals to disclaim each Mr. Ford and Ms. Horwath management of the following legislature. Ms. Wynne’s authorities gave its opponents no less than one highly effective concern by presiding over steep will increase in electrical energy charges, significantly in rural areas, by the provincially […]

Will a Canadian Donald Trump Become Ontario’s Leader?

Will a Canadian Donald Trump Become Ontario’s Leader?

“They created a path to elected success by appealing to the disenfranchised population, which has made politics a lot more nasty,” stated Robyn Doolittle, an investigative Toronto reporter who uncovered the mayor’s drug and alcohol addictions and wrote the best-selling guide, “Crazy Town: The Rob Ford Story.” Just two months earlier than the 2014 election, […]

He’s Tried to Leave ‘Star Wars’ Before. Will This Be It?

He’s Tried to Leave ‘Star Wars’ Before. Will This Be It?

‘The Force Awakens’ In getting ready the primary new slate of “Star Wars” movies in almost a decade, Mr. Lucas and Kathleen Kennedy, the Lucasfilm president, felt it was very important that Mr. Kasdan return to the franchise. Mr. Kasdan felt in any other case. LAWRENCE KASDAN At the tip of 2012, Kathy mentioned, “We […]