ARTICLES RELATING TO AUTONOMOUS CARS

Free rides offered by Google, Waymo autonomous cars

2017-04-26 07:19

Waymo, the self-driving car unit of Google parent Alphabet, is offering free rides as it accelerates efforts to bring autonomous vehicles to the public.

Here's why Israel is the global leader in self-driving cars

2017-03-20 10:43

As the world moves toward an era of self-driving cars, Israel is positioning itself to be the Detroit of the future.

Mercedes-Benz and Uber form autonomous partnership

2017-02-01 08:39

German auto giant Daimler said it had struck a partnership with Uber to supply self-driving cars for the US ride-hailing company.

BMW to deploy 40 self-driving cars in US, Europe

2017-01-05 08:18

BMW Group announced Wednesday it would deploy 40 self-driving vehicles for tests in the United States and Europe.

Google's expands Waymo programme with 100 Chryslers

2016-12-20 06:57

Google's self-driving car division Waymo announced it added 100 Chrysler Pacifica minivans to its fleet of self-driving vehicles being tested.

Driverless car crashes: How insurance claims could work in the future

2016-12-05 07:54

Autonomous cars of the future will need to collect a substantial amount data so insurers can determine who was 'in control' of the vehicle at the time of a crash.

California greenlights self-driving vehicles without human back-up

2016-10-03 08:22

A new California law allows self-driving vehicles to be tested on public roads with no human back-up.

Obama says self-driving could save lives

2016-09-20 06:57

President Barack Obama gave an enthusiastic endorsement to self-driving vehicles that, when safe, could prove 'transformative'.

 

Daimler, Bosch team-up to make driverless cars

2017-04-05 10:19

Automaker Daimler and parts supplier Bosch say they are teaming up to produce driverless cars that they say could be on city streets by the start of the next decade.

GM pushing self-driving car rules that undercut competitors

2017-02-24 09:34

General Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.

For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies?

2017-01-19 08:53

Researchers are asking humans around the world how they think a robot car should handle life-or-death decisions.

Driverless cars finally steer near showrooms

2017-01-03 12:17

Car electronics supplier Delphi Automotive Plc went coast-to-coast in 2015 in a self-driving Audi Q5 sport-utility vehicle to prove the autonomous automobile had arrived.

Vehicle-to-vehicle communication to be implemented in the US from 2017

2016-12-14 07:47

The US government is proposing that new cars and light trucks be able to talk wirelessly with each other, traffic lights, and other roadway infrastructure.

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WATCH: What Uber drivers REALLY think of autonomous taxis

Ride-hailing service Uber has launched its self-driving car pilot program in the US. While there is a driver present, its cars operate autonomously. Vice News speaks to drivers who's jobs might be at risk.

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Disabled racer gets license, can't wait to visit drive-through

2016-09-28 08:43

Sam Schmidt, a quadriplegic and former Indy Racing league driver, is set to receive the first autonomous vehicle driver's license in the US.

Workers laid off as Apple halts self-driving car project

2016-09-12 11:03

Apple is tapping the brakes on its self-driving car project as it maps a new route.

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