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  1. Jazzbaseball

    Self-Driving Cars Have a Problem: Safer Human-Driven Ones

    The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching https://www.wsj.com/articles/self-driving-cars-have-a-problem-safer-human-driven-ones-11560571203?mod=hp_lead_pos5
  2. Kurt Halfyard

    Uber’s Self Driving AI Lab in Toronto

    A large piece in Toronto Life Magazine on Uber’s Canadian AI lab in MaRS Building. https://torontolife.com/tech/inside-ubers-self-driving-car-lab/
  3. QLDUberDriver

    Tesla unveils ‘Robotaxi’ plan for self-driving ride-sharing network next year

    Time is ticking faster for those people who heckled the idea as "not in my lifetime". Drivers can be thankful of how the Australian govt has been going with any advancement in tech, so will buy a couple years once the rest of the world has evolved into the future. As per most other...
  4. bonum exactoris

    Elon Musk revealed how a tiny internal camera in Tesla vehicles is going to help the firm compete with Uber and Lyft

    https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-internal-tesla-camera-to-help-it-compete-with-uber-and-lyft-2019-4
  5. UberLyftFlexWhatever

    Ford and VW SDC Team-Up at a $4 Billion Valuation

    By Keith Naughton and Christoph Rauwald February 14, 2019, 5:56 PM ESTUpdated on February 15, 2019, 1:00 AM EST Ford Motor Co. and Volkswagen AG are progressing toward a potential agreement to join forces on self-driving cars and have overcome earlier obstacles, according to people familiar...
  6. E

    Optimus Ride will offer robot taxi rides in Virginia later this year

    Boston-based self-driving startup Optimus Ride said on Thursday that it will provide rides in its golf cart-sized vehicles to tenants of a $1.4 billion mixed-use development project in Reston, Virginia, starting later this year. It will be a very modest deployment of the technology — three...
  7. S

    Yikes Maghee!

  8. BurgerTiime

    Driverless cars will lead to more sex on the road, study says

    Full: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna936801 Driverless cars will have a transformative impact on the future, shaking up certain industries and changing the way people live and work. They’re also going to change the way people have sex, according to a new study. With the relative privacy...
  9. Football Hooligan

    Lift/Elevator

    Is a lift/elevator a self driving car? Discuss.
  10. LoveTheBlues

    Musk joining the circus!

    Tesla 'obviously' plans to take on Uber and Lyft, says CEO Elon Musk This might get interesting.... https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/24/elon-musk-tesla-will-cpmpete-with-uber-and-lyft.html
  11. Attockpak1

    Drunk uber driver - India

    https://www.yahoo.com/news/uber-passenger-drives-home-driver-drunk-2-110713054.html Apparently guy orders uber, driver shows up drunk and drowsy... passenger moves driver to passenger seat and drives himself home... Also the driver in the app did not match the driver that showed up... I...
  12. D

    Robot taxis are here

    https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/21/17718018/lyft-aptiv-self-driving-cars-las-vegas-5000-trips
  13. Kobayashi Maru

    “ZOOX”Robot Taxi / $3.2billion as of July ‘18

    “We want to transform our cities in the way that we live, breathe, and work with our families and communities that’s really profound,” he says, by way of explaining the company’s name. (It’s an abbreviation of zooxanthellae, the algae that helps fuel coral reef growth)...
  14. UberBeemer

    Complete your journey to a Self-Driving Car career

    No classroom. No degree. What could possibly go wrong? https://www.udacity.com/course/self-driving-car-engineer-nanodegree--nd013?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=ads&utm_campaign=3Q_FB_Acquisition_SDC_Facebook_Mobile_Feed&utm_term=3Q_FB_SelfDrivingCar_Interests&utm_content=BecomeSDCEngineer_Inside
  15. BurgerTiime

    Uber driver was streaming Hulu before crash; May be charged with manslaughter

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-selfdriving-crash/uber-driver-was-streaming-hulu-show-just-before-self-driving-car-crash-police-report-idUSKBN1JI0LB SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Police in Tempe, Arizona said evidence showed the “safety” driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was...
  16. BurgerTiime

    GM Dumped $500 Million Into Lyft But It's Not Really Working Out

    https://jalopnik.com/gm-dumped-500-million-into-lyft-but-its-not-really-wor-1826793919 Both General Motors and Lyft have ambitious goals to commercialize autonomous taxis in some way, but after teaming up more than two years ago, with the former investing $500 million in the latter, it seems...
  17. BurgerTiime

    Internal Uber email announces shutdown of Arizona driverless car testing

    https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/05/uber-shuts-down-arizona-testing-after-march-self-driving-death/?amp=1 Uber is shutting down testing of self-driving cars in Arizona after one of its cars killed a pedestrian in a March crash. In an internal email, Uber executive Eric Meyhofer wrote that Uber...
  18. Jack Malarkey

    Driverless car safety being tested in Sutton: up to 40 Canberrans wanted

    https://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/driverless-car-safety-being-tested-on-canberras-doorstep-20180331-h0y6s4.html Paragraphs 1, 9 and 10: Tests being conducted in Canberra on semi-autonomous cars will be used to help prevent safety problems with driverless...
  19. BurgerTiime

    Uber has quickly paid off the family of the victim that was killed by self driving car

    https://www.google.com/amp/s/mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKBN1H5092
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