Self-Driving Cars

Feds Say Google Computers Can Qualify As Legal Drivers Of Autonomous CarsThe redefinition of "driver" by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is an important break for Google, taking it a step closer to its goal of self-driving cars without steering wheels, pedals or human drivers.
Google To Begin Testing Self-Driving Cars In WashingtonGoogle says it will begin testing its self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington.
California DMV Wrestles With Making Self-Driving Cars PublicCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles is wrestling with how to keep the public safe as an imperfect technology matures - but not regulate so heavily that the agency stifles development.
In California Tests, Self-Driving Cars Still Need Human HelpCalifornia's Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday released reports filed by seven companies the agency gave permission to test prototype vehicles in public.
Ford Begins Testing Self-Driving Car In The SnowAs Google’s self-driving vehicles have become an increasingly common sight on Bay Area roadways, Ford announced they are testing autonomous cars in snowy environments.
GM Invests $500 Million In Lyft To Create Driverless Car Fleet General Motors Co. and ride-hailing company Lyft Inc. are forming an unprecedented partnership that could help them beat their rivals to the self-driving future.
Google Reportedly Partnering With Ford On Self-Driving CarsGoogle is reportedly partnering with the Ford Motor Company on self-driving cars using Google’s technology.
California Rules Self-Driving Cars Must Have Driver Behind The WheelCalifornia unveiled precedent-setting draft rules Wednesday that would slow the public's access to self-driving cars of the future until regulators are confident the technology is safe.
Look Ma, No Hands -- Google's Self-Driving Test Cars Rolling In TexasFour retrofitted Lexus cars and four bubble-shaped cars Google commissioned are rolling around Austin, Texas, the first area Google has done extended testing outside its Silicon Valley base.
Google Antsy As California Slow On Self-Driving Car RulesHustling to bring cars that drive themselves to a road near you, Google finds itself somewhere that has frustrated many before: Waiting on the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Self-Driving Car Completes Longest-Ever Road Trip In MexicoA University of Nevada, Reno professor completed a 1,500 drive from the U.S. border to Mexico City in his autonomous car, making it the longest hands-free drive in Mexico yet.
Hipster Bikes Are Confusing Google's Self-Driving CarsIn the 1.1 million miles driven in autonomous mode, Google's self-driving cars have had lots of practice dealing with bicycles.

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