logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email

Cruise, GM Partner With Microsoft For Use Of Cloud Computing In Self-driving Vehicles

Cruise and General Motors have entered a long-term strategic relationship with Microsoft to accelerate the commercialization of self-driving vehicles. Cruise will leverage Azure, Microsoft's cloud and edge computing platform, to commercialize its autonomous vehicle solutions at scale. Microsoft will join General Motors, Honda and institutional investors in a combined new equity investment of more than $2 billion in Cruise.

GM Chairman and CEO Mary Barra said: "Microsoft will help us accelerate the commercialization of Cruise's all-electric, self-driving vehicles and help GM realize even more benefits from cloud computing as we launch 30 new electric vehicles globally by 2025 and create new businesses and services to drive growth."

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Mediterranean Food Inc is recalling its "Alqosh Sesame Oil" citing the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said. The affected Alqosh Sesame Oil "Tahin" comes in a 2Lb, clear plastic jar marked with lot # 16082020 on the side of the jar and with a Production date of 08/16/2020 stamped on the side. Twitter has filed a lawsuit against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, seeking to halt his ongoing investigation into the company's content moderation practices. Paxton, a Republican and supporter of former president Donald Trump, on January 13 had sent a civil investigative demand or CID to Twitter after its decision to permanently suspend Trump from the social media platform... The U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization (EUA) for the first and only clinical T cell-based test for patients to detect the unique T-cell signature specific to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The test confirms recent or prior COVID-19 infection. Developed by Adaptive Biotechnologies, T-Detect COVID Test is a next generation sequencing based (NGS) test.
Follow RTT