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Google Patent Points At Self-Driving Delivery Trucks

02/10/2016, Right now Google has a plan for self-driving vehicles in the form of cars, but what’s next? According to a patent discovered by Qz (via 9to5Google), it seems the next big thing Google wants to look at could be self-driving delivery trucks. These trucks...

NHTSA Tells Google That Computers Can Qualify As Drivers

02/10/2016, Self-driving cars are still a relatively new technology, which means that the current system needs to be updated to better reflect said technology. So far self-driving car tests have been somewhat restrictive, and there is also the need for a human driver...

London Wants Google To Test Self-Driving Cars On Their Roads

02/07/2016, Last week, we reported that the Isle of Man wanted to become the testing hub for self-driving cars, which makes sense since self-driving cars need to be tested on a variety of roads and different conditions. Turns out that the deputy mayor for transport...

Google Starts Testing Self-Driving Cars In Kirkland, WA

02/03/2016, Google initially started testing its self-driving cars in Mountain View. The technology has come a long way since then and only recently Google started testing these cars in Austin and now it’s adding another city to the list. The company has...

Isle Of Man Could Become The Testing Hub For Self-Driving Cars

02/03/2016, Right now carmakers have had to mostly rely on private roads and test tracks in order to put their self-driving cars to the test, or like Google, they can get permission to test out self-driving cars on the roads. However it seems that soon, carmakers...

Porsche Has No Plans For Self-Driving Cars

02/02/2016, Google is doing it. Volvo is doing it. Ford is doing it. Tesla and numerous other carmakers are looking into it, and based on that, it sounds like almost the entire car industry is getting into self-driving vehicles, right? However if there is one...

Samsung Has Its Own Track For Testing Self-Driving Cars

01/11/2016, Self-driving cars are going to be a staple in the future in one form or the other, everybody from tech giants to conventional car manufacturers have their sights set on this revolutionary new technology and they want to be the first ones to reap some...

Autonomous Taxi Service Already Operating In South Korea

01/06/2016, Autonomous or self-driving car technology is going to be a big part of our future, from tech companies to conventional car manufacturers, everybody wants a piece of this multi-billion dollar pie. It’s going to take some time though since there are...

NVIDIA DRIVE PX 2 Car A.I Computer One Order Of Magnitude Faster

01/05/2016, This year at CES, NVIDIA has focused on self-driving cars for which it has designed the NVIDIA DRIVE PX 2 platform. It builds on the same idea, presented last year, that an in-car supercomputer should be the center point of vehicles’ ability to be...

Toyota Will Use Your Commutes For Its Driverless Cars

12/23/2015, Right now self-driving cars rely on a variety of sensors like lasers, radars, and cameras in order to ensure that when it drives, it does not run into people or objects. So far so good, at least that’s what the reports have led us to believe. However...