self driving

  1. BurgerTiime

    Waymo orders thousands of Pacifica minivans in push to open ride-hailing service

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cnbc.com/amp/2018/01/29/waymo-orders-thousands-of-pacifica-minivans-in-push-to-open-ride-hailing-service.html Waymo, Alphabet's autonomous car unit, is ramping up plans to deploy a fleet of self-driving minivans as the company pushes toward the launch of a...
  2. UberPotomac

    Pizza boy, your time is up!!!!!

  3. neigedoi

    Driverless Cars Could Make Transportation Free for Everyone

    Here's the article's premise (link below): "Want a gratis ride? You’ll just have to stop at some stores along the way." As a pax, it sounds great. For me as a driver, it sounds like Pool+ (or Pool-minus). EDIT: Here's a bit more from the article: "Say you and your friends want to go to the...
  4. tomatopaste

    GM’s Cruise sets special self-driving event for November 28

    https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/31/gms-cruise-sets-special-self-driving-event-for-november-28/
  5. BurgerTiime

    Uber orders up to 24,000 Volvo XC90s for driverless fleet

    https://techcrunch.com/2017/11/20/uber-orders-24000-volvo-xc90s-for-driverless-fleet/ Uber has entered into an agreement with carmaker Volvo to purchase 24,000 of its XC90 SUVs between 2019 and 2021 to form a fleet of autonomous vehicles, according to Bloomberg News. The XC90 is the base of...
  6. tomatopaste

    Green Car Reports Best Car To Buy 2018: Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid plug-in minivan

    https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1113595_green-car-reports-best-car-to-buy-2018-chrysler-pacifica-hybrid-plug-in-minivan - Wait, isn't that the same minivan Waymo is using for their self driving taxi service? I wonder if the two are related? - There you go, Tomato, with your arrogant tone...
  7. tomatopaste

    Fully driverless cars could be months away

    Google's self-driving car unit prepares to launch a taxi service near Phoenix. Two anonymous sources have told Efrati that Google's self-driving car unit, Waymo, is preparing to launch "a commercial ride-sharing service powered by self-driving vehicles with no human 'safety' drivers as soon as...
  8. Karl Marx

    G.M. Lays Out Plan for 20 Electric Models by 2023

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/02/business/general-motors-electric-cars.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news
  9. tomatopaste

    GM and Cruise announce first mass-production self-driving car

    “Today, we’re announcing the first production design of a self-driving car that can be built at massive scale,” Vogt said. “And more importantly, these vehicles can operate without a driver.” That means they have all the components in place, that “when the software’s ready,” Vogt added, they...
  10. Karl Marx

    ELON MUSK’S BILLION-DOLLAR CRUSADE TO STOP THE A.I. APOCALYPSE

    https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2017/03/elon-musk-billion-dollar-crusade-to-stop-ai-space-x Don't think of self driving cars but rather, " Thinking Vehicles," or TV's and they'll be arriving in the new year. Manufacturers will be building these vehicles for, "the market." TV's will also have a...
  11. tomatopaste

    Cruise Anywhere, which launched Tuesday, works just like Uber or Lyft

    https://www.wired.com/story/gm-cruise-anywhere-self-driving-san-francisco/ What do Uber and Lyft actually bring to the table? GM has their own rideshare app and they have the self-driving cars as well. So why do they need Lyft or Uber? They don't, and won't.
  12. BurgerTiime

    Uber’s Anthony Levandowski out as Advanced Technologies lead amid legal fight

    https://techcrunch.com/2017/04/27/ubers-anthony-levandowki-out-as-advanced-technologies-lead-amid-legal-fight/ Uber’s Anthony Levandowski, who founded Otto and then became head of Uber’s Advanced Technologies Group (ATG) once Otto was acquired by the ride sharing company, is stepping aside...
  13. Mike Flynn

    Uber resumes self-driving program three days after Arizona crash

    By Heather Somerville and Gina Cherelus >Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] put its self-driving cars back on the road on Monday, voicing confidence in its autonomous vehicle program three days after one of its cars was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona...
  14. BurgerTiime

    Another Uber exec outed in Waymo self-driving car suit

    https://www.cnet.com/news/another-uber-exec-outed-in-waymo-self-driving-car-suit/ A redaction error in court documents shows that Uber's head of autonomous vehicles might not have been acting alone. by Dara Kerr A second Uber executive has been revealed in Waymo's lawsuit. When Waymo, the...
  15. BurgerTiime

    Things are getting very ugly for Uber's self-driving car program

    http://www.cnbc.com/2017/03/31/waymo-uber-judge-says-may-grant-injunction-if-key-witness-doesnt-testify.html Alphabet, sued ride services company Uber Technologies last month, alleging that a former Waymo executive, Anthony Levandowski, downloaded over 14,000 confidential documents before...
  16. MikesUber

    Uber restarts self-driving passenger pilots in Arizona and Pittsburgh

    Source: https://techcrunch.com/2017/03/28/uber-restarts-self-driving-passenger-pilots-in-arizona-and-pittsburgh/ Uber has confirmed that all its autonomous test cars are now back on the road in the US, following an accident in Arizona on Friday evening that left one of its vehicles flipped on...
  17. AP92

    Self Driving Car Accident Tempe

    http://www.fox10phoenix.com/news/arizona-news/243871891-story
  18. Karl Marx

    Self-Driving Uber running red light

  19. Karl Marx

    BMW, Mobileye in deal to collect map data for self-driving cars

    http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/21/bmw-mobileye-in-deal-to-collect-map-data-for-self-driving-cars.html Happening much faster than any of us even though last week.
  20. Karl Marx

    Uber: the biggest challenge for our self-driving cars is finding cities to test them in

    http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/15/uber-exec-emil-michael-hard-to-find-cities-to-test-self-driving-cars.html
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