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Self-Driving Cars

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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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