Pedestrians pose problems for self-driving cars in NYC

General Motors plans to become the first company to test self-driving cars in New York City. Bart Selman, an expert on artificial intelligence technology and professor of computer science at Cornell University, says the GM announcement illustrates the fast pace of artificial intelligence development – and will serve to accelerate the introduction of more self-driving […]

Barra appointment signifies new beginning for a smarter GM

Art Wheaton, automotive industry expert and senior extension associate at the Cornell University ILR School, says while groundbreaking, GM’s decision to select Mary Barra as CEO is a smart business decision. Wheaton says: “GM made automotive history by selecting Mary Barra as the first female Detroit Three CEO. Mary Barra has held numerous and key […]