Driverless Cars Give Hope To Blind - Are Automakers Onboard?Self-driving-car advocates say that in addition to helping the disabled, the vehicles will allow people to do other tasks while driving and make roadways safer by removing human error.
New Cars Are Quickly Getting Self-Driving Safety FeaturesAutonomous vehicles get all the headlines, but automakers are gradually adding advanced electronic safety features to human-driven cars as they step toward a world of self-driving vehicles.
Arizona Crash Marks 1st Death Involving Fully Autonomous VehicleA fatal pedestrian crash involving a self-driving Uber SUV near Phoenix could have far-reaching consequences for the new technology.
Autos Overshadow Small Gadgets At CES Tech Show In VegasThe smartphones and other small machines that used to dominate the annual CES gadget show have been overshadowed in recent years by bigger mobile devices: namely, automobiles.
Google-Bred Waymo Aims To Shift Robotic Cars Into Next GearGoogle's self-driving car spin-off is accelerating efforts to convince the public that its technology is almost ready to safely transport people without any human assistance at all.
Self-Driving Trucks May Be Coming To A Highway Near YouIn 29 states, truck driving is the most common job. But that might not be the case for long, as the potential savings from automating trucks are too tempting for the industry to ignore.
Autonomous Cars (No Human Backup) May Hit Roads Next YearAutonomous vehicles with no human backup will be put to the test on publicly traveled roads as early as next year in what may be the first attempt at unassisted autonomous piloting.
What's Holding Back Self-Driving Cars? Human DriversIn just a few years, well-mannered self-driving robotaxis will share the roads with reckless, law-breaking human drivers. The prospect is causing migraines for the people developing the robotaxis.
Fiat Chrysler, Google Offering Rides In Self-Driving CarsFiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership.
Intel, Makes $14B Push Into Autonomous Driving With MobileyeIntel will buy Israel's Mobileye in a deal valued at just over $14 billion, the latest push by a major tech company to advance autonomous vehicles that could change the way traffic moves globally.