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China Halts Testing Of Self-Driving Cars

07/20/2016, Many companies are hard at work developing self-driving cars that will one day eliminate the need for us to driver ourselves from one place to the other. A lot of work still remains to be done and there are many challenges on the legal and regulatory...

GM’s Self-Driving Car Will Be Launched With Lyft

07/19/2016, General Motors announced earlier this year that it’s making a $500 million investment in Lyft and that the two companies will work together on self-driving cars. Both companies are also collaborating on a car rental program for people who...

Germany Wants Self-Driving Cars To Have Black Boxes

07/18/2016, Given all of the work that’s being done on self-driving cars, it seems inevitable that in a few years we’ll have cars that can drive themselves without needing any help from us mere humans. However, there are significant legal and regulatory...

Land Rover Wants Self-Driving Cars That Work On Any Terrain

07/12/2016, So far self-driving car technology works on regular roads. This is because some systems have been designed to keep an eye out for human-made roads, like turns, bends, traffic light stops, speed signs, and so on. However Land Rover thinks that self-driving...

Google’s Self-Driving Cars Can Read Hand Signals

07/06/2016, Unless a cyclist actually bothers to install indicator lights, the only way they can let cars know that they are making a turn is by sticking their hands out to the left or right. This is pretty standard and has been done by cyclists for decades, but...

Intel And BMW May Team Up For Self-Driving Cars

06/30/2016, Partnerships between tech companies and legacy car manufacturers appear to be a trend these days. We’ve already seen a partnership between Google and Fiat Chrysler, and a new report suggests that Intel and BMW may be looking to team up as well to...

Uber And Fiat May Team Up For Self-Driving Cars

06/09/2016, Fiat Chrysler recently formed a partnership with Google to work on self-driving cars. The partnership will see Google’s self-driving car technology being baked into Fiat’s Pacifica minivans. New reports suggest that Fiat is now looking to team...

Google Building New Development Center For Self-Driving Cars

05/25/2016, Google has been working on its self-driving car technology for years. It ultimately created its own prototype self-driving car and is now working with Fiat Chrysler on baking the technology inside its minivans. The company today announced that it’s...

Uber Shows Off Its First Self-Driving Car

05/19/2016, It has been known for some time now that Uber is also working on self-driving cars but the company hasn’t really talked about it, until today. It has finally shown off its first self-driving car, it hasn’t made the car itself, just the...

Self-Driving Chevy Bolts Spotted On The Streets Of San Francisco

05/18/2016, An announcement made a couple of weeks ago revealed that GM and Lyft would be working together to help create self-driving cabs. The idea is that it will use the company’s Chevy Bolt models as its base and thanks to the folks at SpiedBilde, it seems...

Google Looking To Hire Drivers For Their Self-Driving Cars

05/12/2016, Have you ever wondered what it could be like to drive a self-driving car? We suppose if you’re looking for the commercial version of a self-driving car, we reckon the closest you could get to at the moment would be a Tesla with Autopilot mode. Either...

Google Confirms Self-Driving Car Partnership With Fiat

05/04/2016, It was first reported a few days ago that Google and Fiat Chrysler were talking about a potential partnership on self-driving cars. Another report claimed that the deal would see Google’s self-driving technology being baked into Fiat’s...