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Uber Responds To Waymo’s Lawsuit Allegations

02/24/2017, Yesterday it was reported that Alphabet’s self-driving division Waymo filed a lawsuit against Otto and Uber, alleging the Otto stole Waymo’s lidar design to be used in their self-driving cars, and because Uber owns Otto, it seems that they were...

Waymo Sues Otto And Uber For Allegedly Stealing Their Technology

02/23/2017, As it stands there are quite a few companies who are working on self-driving technology, and we’re sure that all these companies have their own way to go about implementing the technology.  However Alphabet’s Waymo (which was formerly Google’s...

Self-Driving Uber Cabs Start Taking Rides In Arizona

02/22/2017, Uber announced in December last year that it would start testing its self-driving cars in San Francisco. These autonomous cabs are powered by the self-driving technology that Uber itself has developed. The company is just using a Volvo SUV as a testbed...

GM & Lyft Rumored To Launch Self-Driving Cars In 2018

02/20/2017, So we know that Uber is already testing out introducing self-driving cars to its fleet and if the rumors are true, GM and Lyft could be getting into the game as well. According to a report from Reuters, they have learnt that GM and Lyft have a partnership...

Volvo Puts Real Families In Their Self-Driving Cars

01/09/2017, Just like many other carmakers out there, Volvo is exploring self-driving technology. So far a lot of self-driving tests include engineers who sit behind the wheel as a precaution, but also to record notes and collect data on the car’s behavior so that...

BMW, Mobileye, And Intel Will Test Self-Driving Cars This Year

01/04/2017, German auto giant BMW, Mobileye, and Intel today announced that they have teamed up to test self-driving cars in the United States and Europe this year. The companies will deploy 40 self-driving cars for testing on public roads in the second half of this...

Boston To Allow Self-Driving Car Tests To Be Conducted

12/30/2016, The good news for those watching closely the development of self-driving cars is that over in Boston, the city has finally come on board with allowing the testing of self-driving vehicles on its streets. This is according to a report from the Boston...

China To Set Standards For Self-Driving Cars In 2018

12/23/2016, Recently Uber was forced to halt its self-driving program in California after the state’s DMV said that Uber did not possess the necessary permits. This led to Uber sending their cars to Arizona where they were welcomed with open arms. This is a good...

Uber Sends Its Self-Driving Cars Over To Arizona

12/22/2016, A little over a week ago, Uber launched its self-driving cars in San Francisco, but they were forced to halt the program after California’s DMV revoked their car registrations as Uber did not have the necessary permits to test their vehicles. However it...

Uber’s Self-Driving Program In San Francisco Has Been Halted

12/22/2016, About a week ago, Uber announced that they would begin trialing their self-driving cars in San Francisco. It was a great idea and a great way to push self-driving technology onto the masses, but unfortunately California’s regulators weren’t thrilled...

Honda In Talks To Use Waymo’s Self-Driving Technology

12/21/2016, Given how long Google has spent developing its self-driving technology and tested it out without much incident, it makes sense for companies to want to use that technology instead of having to develop their own from scratch. This is something that Honda...