Google's self-driving car has no steering wheel
If you don't need a driver, then you don't need a steering wheel? Google takes self-driving cars to the next level, Microsoft demos real-time language translation on Skype, and Samsung has a plan to make health-tracking wristbands more useful.
CNET Update takes the wheel:
In this tech-news roundup:
- Check out Google's updated self-driving car, which doesn't need a steering wheel or gas and break pedals. but it's not ready for the real world.
- Soon you can make a Skype call with someone that doesn't speak your language. Microsoft says a real-time language translator is coming to Skype later this year.
- See if Samsung can make sense of your health with the Simband. The device may kickstart a new generation of health-tracking wristbands that will offer a better picture of our wellness based on all the information it collects.
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