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.
Texas Senate Approves Self-Driving Car RegulationsThe Texas Senate has approved safety standards for self-driving cars, hoping to better regulate technology that's already been tested on the streets of the state capital.
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.
GM Pushing Self-Driving Car Rules That Undercut CompetitorsGeneral Motors is trying to persuade state lawmakers to approve self-driving car rules that would benefit the automaker while potentially keeping its competitors off the road.
Arlington Officials Take Rides In Self-Driving VehicleThe future is rolling in North Texas in the form of self-driving vehicles. A technology group hosted rides in one of their fully “autonomous transit vehicles” – think of it as a minibus without a steering wheel.
Texas To Be Testing Ground For Automated VehiclesThe Texas Department of Transportation says self-driving vehicles be the solution to North Texas' traffic problems.
California Puts Brakes On Uber's Self-Driving Car RolloutCalifornia has put the brakes on Uber's weeklong experiment with using self-driving cars on the streets of San Francisco.
Uber Self Driving Car Allegedly Runs Red LightThe incident occurred the same day that the State of California told Uber to stop rides in self-driving cars.
Experts: The Future Is Now For Self-Driving CarsGetting used to cars that drive themselves, can happen fast. But the feature is no longer part of a sci-fi movie or long-term future project -- “they’re here now.”
Tesla Equipping Cars To Drive Completely On Their OwnTesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all of the sensors, cameras and other gear that is needed for them to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility.
Self-Driving Car Could Mean Freedom For The Visually ImpairedZero traffic fatalities in just 30 years. The Obama administration announced the ambitious goal today—saying self-driving cars and new technology can make the roadways safer. Still, many motorists in North Texas remain skeptical.