Dr. McNutt said that about 18 percent of the academy’s members were women but that they made up about half of its governing council. It didn't get better from there. The year has seen massive hacks of Facebook, tech hearings on Capitol Hill and a million fine levied against Elon Musk by the Securities and Exchange Commission over tweets made by the Tesla CEO.
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At the same time, she was mourning her friend, the celebrity photographer Matt Irwin, who died by suicide in 2016. “The last conversation I had with him was about a toxic relationship that he couldn’t get over,” she said. “It was a wake-up call.” “Dreaming the Dark” is dedicated to him. Rivian also promises the R1T will have a full suite of active safety tech -- without going into specifics, Vinnels promises all the features we'd expect on rival luxury vehicles. Those sensors are also said to allow for Level 3 highway self-driving, where the driver could take his or her attention fully away from the task of driving. We'll have to wait to learn what types of limitations are imposed on that when the truck makes production. Cadillac Super Cruise, for instance, uses clever eye-tracking technology, while Audi has thus far declined to bring its Level 3 tech to the US.
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