The old flag was the product of attempts to unify white South Africa, to the exclusion of black South Africans, writes Pieter du Toit.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a new law allowing fully automated vehicles onto the state's roads as of July 1.
A driverless electric truck began daily freight deliveries on a public road in Sweden in what developer Einride and logistics customer DB Schenker described as a world first.
Autonomous cars are edging ever closer to becoming a reality but will they enter mass production?
The nation's largest grocery chain has leaped into the driverless delivery market.
Potential costs are rarely mentioned in the rhetoric about autonomous vehicles, much of which is highly optimistic.
The test cars will collect information for the next 10 months to understand real-world road layouts, traffic flow, and the behaviour of other road users.
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has big dreams for research and innovation in the transport sector, but says it could still be a while before South Africans see driverless cars.
We’re promised a future with driverless cars on our roads but do people really trust the technology to take us safely on journeys?
A recent study suggests that many people are not over enthusiastic about surrendering their ability to drive a car themselves.
Self-driving cars are still working to master the snow. But it turns out that excessive sun can also pose a problem for the coming wave of robot drivers.
They also threw a bad human-controlled-toy-car-driver into the mix, to see what would happen.
Motorists are less enthusiastic than ever about the idea of driverless cars - with more than half of drivers saying the idea “horrifies” them.
Volkswagen’s next step into autonomous driving looks like it could be disappointing. But it’s also probably the best option the German giant has if it’s going to become a serious player in driverless technology, says Alex Webb.
Chinese search giant Baidu and Ford announced a joint project to test autonomous vehicles in China, as the latter suffers a steep drop in Chinese car sales.
You’re crossing the street wrong. This is essentially the argument some self-driving car boosters have fallen back on in the months after the first pedestrian death attributed to an autonomous vehicle.
'The real ethical issues lie in the politics and power concerns with driverless cars,' writes Neil McBride, a researcher at De Montfort University.
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On-demand robotic flying taxis and drone deliveries are years away from reality, but the US Department of Transportation has removed at least one barrier to their operation.
Partial or full autonomy raises the question of who is to blame in the case of an accident involving a self-driving car?
Many are still uncomfortable with the idea a vehicle that has neither steering wheel nor foot pedals. But in soon, most large motor manufacturers will introduce fully autonomous vehicles.
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