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Toyota creates $100 million venture fund for tech startups

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by Lummi Photography Toyota Research Institute is investing $ 100 million to start a venture capital fund for technology startups. The fund, called Toyota AI Ventures, will focus on AI, robotics, and other technologies. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Former FBI boss expected to leave role at Takata fund to head U.S. election probe

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by CarSpotter Former FBI Director Robert Mueller, who was named in April to lead a compensation fund for automakers and people harmed by faulty Takata airbags, was appointed special counsel to investigate alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential… … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

How to fund road upgrades for self-driving cars

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by starshaped Congress should initially tax automated-vehicle travel at a penny per mile to help fund necessary infrastructure improvements, a leading think tank suggests. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Hedge fund nominates 3 directors to GM board

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by Benoit cars David Einhorn’s Greenlight Capital hedge fund nominated three independent candidates to General Motors’ board. Greenlight wants GM management to split the company’s common stock into two classes. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed