Self-Driving Cars

Google is building 100 prototypes of a car without steering wheels. (Source: Google)

Passengers Could Be Testing Out Google Self-Driving Cars By This Year

The day when passengers are routinely riding in driverless cars appears to be closer than expected, according to a published report.

2 hours ago

The mystery van as seen on the streets of Concord. (Claycord.com)

Mystery Van Could Be Apple’s Entry In Effort To Develop Driverless Vehicle

A mysterious minivan with an unknown apparatus on its roof is cruising around the Bay Area, creating speculation it may be a prototype of a self-driving vehicle – this time made by Apple.

02/03/2015

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Watch BMW’s Electric Car Park Itself With A Single Smart Watch Command

BMW’s latest prototype, an electric car that can hunt for a parking spot all on its own, will soon be on display at the consumer electronics show in Las Vegas.

01/06/2015

Google's new fully-functional self-driving prototype, revealed Monday. (Google)

Google Unwraps First Fully-Functional Driverless Car Expected To Hit NorCal Streets In 2015

Google unveiled the first real build of the company’s self-driving prototype Monday.

12/23/2014

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

California DMV Misses Year-End Deadline To Set Rules For Self-Driving Cars

California’s Department of Motor Vehicles will miss a year-end deadline to adopt new rules for cars of the future because regulators first have to figure out how they’ll know whether “driverless” vehicles are safe.

12/21/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.

06/23/2014

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Are Self-Driving Cars Legal?

Autonomous vehicle developers are testing self-driving cars on public streets, but don’t expect to buy your own just yet.

06/23/2014

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

Google Says Driverless Cars Are Mastering City Streets

Google says that cars it is programming to drive themselves have started to master the navigation of city streets and the challenges they bring, from jaywalkers to weaving bicyclists — a critical milestone for any commercially available self-driving car technology.

04/28/2014

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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

Tech Report: Lawsuits May Stop Increased Rollout Of Self-Driving Car

Proponents of self-driving cars say the roads will be much safer once the cars are available. But, some are worried that the threats of lawsuits could put the brakes on their introduction.

04/10/2013

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