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Uber To Resume Self-Driving Car Tests In ‘A Few Months’

05/10/2018, It has been over a month since Uber grounded its entire fleet of self-driving cars following an accident in Tempe, Arizona in which one of its self-driving cars struck down a pedestrian. It was the first known fatal accident involving an autonomous cars...

More Details Revealed About Uber’s Fatal Self-Driving Accident

05/08/2018, As you might have heard, a couple of months ago Uber found themselves involved in a self-driving car accident resulting in the death of a pedestrian. It was later revealed that Uber had apparently scaled back the number of sensors used in the car, but...

Self-Driving Waymo Minivan Involved In A Crash

05/06/2018, By now many of you would be aware that an Uber self-driving car struck down a pedestrian in Arizona a couple of months ago who died not too long after the accident. Uber has since suspended its autonomous driving tests as it conducts an investigation into...


Ford To Launch Self-Driving Car Network ‘At Scale’ In 2021

04/16/2018, Like many major car companies, Ford has heavily invested in self-driving car technology and it plans to launch a network backed by its fleet of autonomous cars in the near future. Ford has said that it plans to launch its self-driving car network in 2021...

Waymo Applies For Permit To Test Fully Driverless Cars In California

04/13/2018, At the moment many companies, both carmakers and tech companies, who are testing out self-driving cars. However in order to test them on public roads, for the most part the laws around the world require a human driver to be in the car to takeover in case...

Uber Still A Believer In The Future Of Self-Driving Cars, Says CEO

04/11/2018, A fatal crash last month involving an Uber self-driving car was likely the first known incident of a self-driving car hitting a pedestrian who later succumbed to injuries. Uber has since grounded its entire test fleet of autonomous cars as it investigates...

Waymo To Announce Self-Driving Car Partnership With Honda Soon

04/03/2018, Waymo, the self-driving concern of Google’s parent company Alphabet, has shown any intentions of slowing down after the fatal crash involving an Uber self-driving car. While other companies like NVIDIA and Toyota have suspended tests following the...

Uber Reaches Settlement With Family Of Pedestrian In Accident

03/29/2018, While we expect that the investigation into Uber’s unfortunate self-driving accident that resulted in the death of a pedestrian will continue for some time to come, Uber has at the very least closed the chapter with regards to the family involved. The...

Uber Reportedly Scaled Back Number Of Sensors In Self-Driving Cars

03/28/2018, Uber recently found themselves in a bit of trouble after one of their self-driving cars got into an accident with a pedestrian, resulting in her death. Investigations are underway and while some are saying it might not have been Uber’s fault, it seems...

Uber Not Renewing Self-Driving Car Permit In California

03/28/2018, Uber’s self-driving car program has come under the spotlight following the fatal accident involving one of its test cars last week. The accident resulted in the death of a pedestrian in what’s likely the first known fatal accident involving a...

NVIDIA Halts Self-Driving Tests After Uber Crash

03/27/2018, An Uber self-driving car was involved in an unfortunate accident last week which led to the death of a pedestrian. The car struck a pedestrian early in the morning at around 40 miles per hour and the accident resulted in her death. While the investigation...

Waymo And Jaguar Introduce A Premium Self-Driving Electric Car

03/27/2018, Waymo, the self-driving division of Google’s parent company Alphabet, today announced the launch of the world’s first premium fully self-driving all-electric car in partnership with Jaguar called I-PACE. The car has been built for...