A look at the soaring valuations of Rivian and Cruise with transportation VC Reilly Brennan – ITPro.works

Reilly Brennan loves cars. The native Michigander happily did grunt work for an automotive magazine as an undergrad at the University of Michigan before landing a gig as a trackside … Read More

Cruise taps former Delta executive for COO post as it creeps towards commercialization – ITPro.works

Cruise, the autonomous vehicle technology subsidiary of GM, said Friday it has hired Delta Air Lines’ former chief operating officer Gil West as it makes the transition towards early commercialization. … Read More

Hear from Lyft, Cruise, Nuro and Aurora about the road ahead for driverless vehicles – TechCrunch

Autonomous vehicles have yet to become mainstream, but companies like Lyft, Cruise, Nuro and Aurora are still fighting the good fight. The AV space has always faced its share of … Read More

Bird spikes Circ in the Middle East, Kitty Hawk folds Flyer, Cruise attempts a hiring coup – TechCrunch

The Station is a weekly newsletter dedicated to all things transportation. Sign up here — just click The Station — to receive it every Saturday in your inbox. Hi friends and … Read More

Cruise lays off 8% of workforce amid COVID-19, puts resources toward engineering – TechCrunch

Cruise, the self-driving car subsidiary of GM that also has backing from SoftBank Vision Fund, automaker Honda and T. Rowe Price & Associates, is laying off nearly 8% of its … Read More

NASA confirms work on a Tom Cruise movie to be shot aboard the International Space Station – TechCrunch

NASA is indeed working with actor Tom Cruise on a film to be shot in space – aboard the International Space Station (ISS) it turns out. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine … Read More