Google Maps adds Your Timeline view, showing where you’ve been on any given day


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Google Maps adds Your Timeline view, showing where you’ve been on any given day  —  Your Timeline: Revisiting the world that you’ve explored  —  Have you ever wanted a way to easily remember all the places you’ve been — whether it’s a museum you visited during your last vacation or that fun bar you stumbled upon a few months ago?

University of Michigan builds a City for Driverless Cars


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University of Michigan builds a City for Driverless Cars
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The University of Michigan opened Mcity, which is the world’s first controlled environment specifically designed to test technologies that will lead the way to mass-market driverless cars. “We believe that this transformation to connected and automated
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Google Plus Photos shutting down August 1 to make way for Google Photos

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If you’ve been using Google Photos in lieu of Google Plus Photos, you’re probably not alone. Today, Google announced it will begin shutting down Google Plus Photos on August 1. The shutdown will hit Android first, then iOS and the Web “soon thereafter.” Google also notes users have been seeing prompts in Plus to switch to the new Google Photos service, so many have likely migrated or are using both. This isn’t much of a surprise, though. At a small event after Google I/O this year, Google’s Vice President of Products Bradley Horowitz said its social arm was going through…

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