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Volvo And NVIDIA Team Up For Self-Driving Cars

06/27/2017, When you think of Volvo, you think of cars. When you think of NVIDIA, you probably think of gaming like in terms of GPU technology and whatnot. So what happens when you combine the two together? A gaming car? Nope, try a self-driving one because that’s...

Lyft And Jaguar Partner Up To Test Autonomous Vehicles

06/12/2017, Car services such as Uber and Lyft are interested in self-driving technology and it’s hardly a secret. In fact Lyft has partnered up with quite a few companies such as GM and more recently, Alphabet’s Waymo. Now it looks like the company will be...

Judge Orders Uber To Return Confidential Files To Waymo

05/15/2017, Uber and Waymo are currently embroiled in a legal battle in which Waymo accused Uber of stealing company secrets. To be more specific, Uber bought over a company started by a former Waymo employee who allegedly took the confidential files with him when he...

Lyft And Waymo Are Working On Self-Driving Cars Together

05/15/2017, Thanks to ride-hailing and ride-sharing services like Lyft and Uber, getting a ride to wherever you’re going has become a lot easier, whereas in the past you would pretty much only have taxis to rely on (assuming buses and trains aren’t your thing)....

Germany Now Allows Self-Driving Cars To Be Tested On Its Roads

05/14/2017, Depending on which country you go to, the rules for driving and the laws are all different. There is also the way that people drive that are different. For example there are some countries in Asia where drivers are known to be particularly reckless/fast,...

Google I/O 2017: What to Expect

05/12/2017, So far every year for the past few years without fail Google has hosted its annual Google I/O event, and this year the company is back with the 2017 version. Just like Microsoft’s BUILD conferences or Apple’s WWDC, Google I/O is mostly about software...

A Single Self-Driving Car Is Enough To Reduce Traffic Congestion

05/11/2017, One of the reasons why self-driving vehicles might be better than one driven by humans is safety. This is because computers make all the split-second decisions and can sometimes detect things we did not know was there, or because we did not pay enough...

Self-Driving Cars Can Now Be Testing In New York As Well

05/11/2017, Drivers and roads differ from country to country, and even within a country itself it can differ from city to city depending on the people and the design of the streets. This means that when it comes to testing self-driving cars, gathering as much...

Self-Driving Cars Are Getting Their Own City In South Korea

05/09/2017, Lots of companies across the globe are serious about self-driving cars and how they will transform the way we move from one point to the other. However, it’s not exactly easy to test new self-driving car technologies in the real-world given that...

Waymo Alleges Uber Created A Fake Company To Steal Their Secrets

05/03/2017, By now some of you guys might have heard how Waymo has sued Uber and Otto for allegedly stealing company secrets to help further their own self-driving car efforts. The story goes like this: a former Waymo employee left to form his own company called Otto...

Samsung Approved To Test Self-Driving Cars In South Korea

05/01/2017, Samsung is a company known for electronics like refrigerators, washing machines, TVs, computers, smartphones, and so on, but it seems that the company’s interest is expanding and to self-driving cars. In a report from The Investor, it seems that Samsung...