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Driverless Car

A Google driverless car operating on a testing path. (Steve Jurvetson/Wikimedia Commons)

Nissan Developing Driverless Cars In Sunnyvale

Scientists at Nissan’s new research facility in Sunnyvale are working to put affordable driver-less cars on U.S. roadways.

11/29/2013

A self-driving car on the Google campus in Mountain View, September 25, 2012. (CBS)

Gov. Brown Legalizes Driverless Cars In California

Gov. Jerry Brown rode to Google headquarters in a self-driven Toyota Prius before signing legislation Tuesday that will pave the way for driverless cars in California.

09/25/2012

A Google driverless car operating on a testing path. (Steve Jurvetson/Wikimedia Commons)

California State Senate Approves Self-Driving Car Regulations

State lawmakers are anticipating the day when self-driving vehicles navigate California’s roads guided by radar and GPS systems instead of human hands on the steering wheel.

05/21/2012

A Google driverless car operating on a testing path. (Steve Jurvetson/Wikimedia Commons)

Google, State Lawmaker Push For Rules On Driverless Cars

California is following on the heels of Nevada, which earlier in 2012 became the first state in the country to unveil requirements for autonomous vehicles traveling on its public roadways.

03/02/2012

A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Tests Driver-Free Cars Across Bay Area

Google is road-testing cars that steer, stop and start without a human driver.

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