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Tesla’s Autopilot Mode Will Now Follow The Speed Limit

12/22/2016, If there is an argument to be made for self-driving cars, it would be that they will be able to adhere to the speed limits on the roads, whereas humans might try to get creative which can sometimes lead to accidents. Tesla’s autopilot feature, which is...

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 First Electric Car Fleet Launched

12/22/2016, Uber has been in the press quite a bit lately ever since it put its self-driving cars on the road in San Francisco. The self-driving car was spotted running a red light and some legal hurdles have forced the company to suspend its autonomous driving tests...

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...

Uber To A Friend And Use Custom Snapchat Filters At The Same Time

12/21/2016, Uber has been working hard to reimagine the ride experience for millions of users who rely on the service to get from one place to the other. It has realized that riders are more than just going somewhere, most of the times they are going somewhere to...

Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Pose A Danger To Cyclists

12/20/2016, As you might have heard, about a week ago Uber announced their plans to roll out their self-driving fleet in San Francisco. As exciting as the prospect is for passengers, cyclists are less thrilled because according to a report from The Guardian, the...

Apple To Add Grade Crossing Information To Apple Maps

12/20/2016, Back in 2015, there was a fatal accident in which following directions from Google Maps, a truck driver by the name of Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez ended up being stuck on railroad tracks at a California crossing. While he made it out alive, the train...

Singapore University To Deploy Autonomous Shuttle Buses In 2017

12/19/2016, It’s starting to feel that if you wanted to look at the future of self-driving technology, you should turn your eye towards Asia, or to be more specific, Singapore. Not only does the country have self-driving taxis in service, there are also plans to...

Tesla Starts Charging $0.40 Per Minute To Deter Supercharger Hogs

12/18/2016, A Tesla owner recently tweeted a complaint to CEO Elon Musk about some owners keeping their cars parked at the company’s Supercharger stations even after their cars had been fully charged. This obviously irks other owners who just want to quickly...