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Google’s Self-Driving Car Gets Into Its Most Serious Accident Yet

09/23/2016, Over the years ever since Google begun testing its self-driving cars on the road, there have been numerous accidents. Before you chalk this up to self-driving tech being not ready, to which you might be right, pretty much most of the accidents involving...

Uber To Develop New Facility In Detroit

09/19/2016, Uber today announced that it’s going to be developing a new facility in Detroit in order to be closer to conventional car companies that are based in Motor City. The new facility will enable Uber to better partner with these companies as well as...

Lyft Expects To Be Mostly Self-Driving Within The Next 5 Years

09/19/2016, Recently Uber had begun picking up passengers via their self-driving cars. This isn’t a mainstream option yet simply because self-driving cars still need to be regulated, but it is a glimpse into the future. However it looks like that future won’t be...

Uber Starts Mapping Roads In London

09/18/2016, Uber started out as a service that enables people to hail a ride that can prove to be cheaper than a traditional taxi in some cases, but the company does more than just provide a platform to connect drivers with riders. It’s heavily invested in...

Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers

09/14/2016, Uber confirmed some time ago that it’s working on self-driving cars as well. It revealed recently that the first public test will involve self-driving cars picking up passengers and driving them to their destination on their own. There will always...

Researchers Use GTA To Teach Self-Driving Cars How To Navigate

09/13/2016, In the past, some have argued that games such as Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto (GTA) franchise have promoted violence. However there have been instances where it has been found that it actually yielded some positive results, and it seems that over in...

Volvo Produces First Self-Driving Car For Public Trial

09/12/2016, Volvo has produced the first car that’s going to take part in its Drive Me self-driving public trial. The car has rolled off the production line in Torslanda, Sweden and it’s going to take part in what Volvo describes as the...

Apple Reportedly ‘Rebooting’ Its Self-Driving Car Project

09/09/2016, It is probably one of the worst kept secrets in the tech and automotive industry that Apple is working on some kind of electric/self-driving car codenamed “Project Titan”. From what we have heard, it is a pretty huge project and Apple is said to have...

Baidu Will Now Test Self-Driving Cars In Google’s Backyard

09/01/2016, You don’t “Google it” in China, you “Baidu it.” Baidu’s search engine reigns supreme in China and like Google, its products and services are not just limited to online search. The company has also been working on...

World’s First Self-Driving Taxis Rolled Out In Singapore

08/25/2016, Singapore is embracing cars of the future in a big way by authorizing a public trial for self-driving taxis. NuTonomy’s first autonomous cabs have now started picking up passengers in the tiny island nation. Select users will be able to take a free...

Helsinki To Start Testing Out Driverless Buses Soon

08/17/2016, Several months ago, we reported that in Singapore, there were plans to start testing out driverless pods as a means of public transportation where it could be used on smaller roads like those within a school’s campus or maybe in the suburbs. This idea...

Ford Plans To Ship Fully Self-Driving Cars By 2021

08/16/2016, At the way things are progressing, we guess it’s not that hard to see that self-driving cars could be the way of the future. Pair that with “smart” cities, it would allow cars and cities to talk to each other which could potentially reduce the...