On BizWireTV: Ford’s Autonomous Ride Sharing Vehicles and A New AMEX Report Shows Back-to-School Spending Up 33%


Featuring EA, Ford, NIKE and Velodyne

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$AMZN #BizWireTV–On the latest BizWireTV,
Ford announces its intent to have a high-volume, fully autonomous SAE
level 4-capable vehicle in commercial operation in 2021 in a
ride-hailing or ride-sharing service.

Watch the full episode for more stories including American Express, Inc.
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– featuring the Top Five Most-Shared Stories of the Week.

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Top of the Wire:

targets fully autonomous vehicle for ride sharing in 2021

LiDAR sees investments from Ford and Baidu


Express Spending & Saving Tracker shows back-to-school spending up 33%


This week’s QUICK BIZ HITS:

Management lands on annual list of America’s fastest-growing private

NIKE+unveils+%E2%80%9CUnlimited+Youth%E2%80%9D+film+celebrating+athletes+who+push+beyond+their+limits&index=8&md5=3f03cf973da95f2fd9773f9dfb24ac91″ rel=”nofollow”>NIKE
unveils “Unlimited Youth” film celebrating athletes who push beyond
their limits (NYSE:NKE)

introduces deep-fried Twinkies

animation news series, Daily Bake seeks funding on Kickstarter

And the Top 5 Most Shared Stories of the Week:

Amazon+greenlights+10-episode+season+of+Tom+Clancy%27s+Jack+Ryan&index=11&md5=3da4564413d519ee0928fb3665203101″ rel=”nofollow”>Amazon
greenlights 10-episode season of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan (NASDAQ:AMZN)

game, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare premieres ‘Zombies in Spaceland


Murdoch names new leadership team at FOX News

Gaga to star opposite Bradley Cooper in “A Star is Born”

and Dice game, Battlefield 1 Open Beta to launch on August 31st


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