Study: Faster Adoption Of Self-Driving Cars Would Save LivesThe report estimated that hundreds of thousands of lives could be lost to road fatalities over the next three decades if the U.S. is slow to embrace the emerging technology.
Google-Created Waymo Rolls Out Autonomous Vans Without Human DriversA self-driving car company created by Google is pulling the human backup driver from behind the steering wheel and will test vehicles on public roads with only an employee in the back seat.
Auto Interiors Firm Reinventing Space Inside Autonomous VehiclesA world leader in automobile interiors is planning for the day when sitting inside a car will involve many activities besides driving.
Musk To Governors: Artificial Intelligence A 'Fundamental Risk' To CivilizationTesla CEO Elon Musk warned a bipartisan gathering of U.S. governors on Saturday that government regulation of artificial intelligence is needed because it's a "fundamental risk to the existence of human civilization."
Arizona Welcomes Uber Self-Driving Program After It Ditches CaliforniaA day after California forced Uber to halt the rollout of autonomous vehicles in the state, Arizona's governor rolled out the welcome mat for the pilot program.
Bay Area Tech Company Develops 3-D Maps To Make Self-Driving Cars SafeCivil Maps is an Albany-based company developing technology to make self-driving cars smarter and safer.
Feds To Announce Long-Awaited Guidelines For Self-Driving CarsObama administration officials are previewing long-awaited guidance that attempts to bring self-driving cars to the nation's roadways safely.
San Francisco Seeks Funding For Autonomous Vehicle, Smart Transportation NetworkSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, and mayors from six other U.S. cities, are vying for a chance to become the country’s first city to fully integrate self-driving cars, connected vehicles, and smart sensors into their transportation network and receive federal and private funding to do so.
Passengers Could Be Testing Out Google Self-Driving Cars By This YearThe day when passengers are routinely riding in driverless cars appears to be closer than expected, according to a published report.