Embark’s Alex Rodrigues maps a path toward self-driving trucks at scale (Episode 142)

Fresh off the company’s first-ever earnings call, the co-founder and CEO of Embark Trucks outlines the route to commercialization, how trucks handle construction zones and why Embark partnered with a major real-estate firm. How do I subscribe? Apple Podcasts: “Shift: A podcast about mobility” is available on the iTunes Store and through the ‘Podcast’ app pre-installed … Read more

Xbox Series X restock update: Track on Twitter, GameStop, Amazon and more

Xbox Series X restock is sold out again. Amazon had standalone consoles available since Thursday (for Prime members), but it’s now sold out. Meanwhile, Microsoft has begun selling refurbished Xbox Series X consoles. These are both positive signs that Xbox Series X supply is finally meeting demand.  While we search for more Xbox Series X restock online, … Read more

Volta Labs grabs $20 million to address a growing genomics bottleneck

Twenty years ago, getting a human genome sequenced was a billion-dollar, international project. Today, you can get your dog’s genome sequenced by the end of the month for a few bucks. It speaks to the speed with which genetics has permeated our lives, but despite massive improvements to the technology, the process can still be … Read more