Uber Accused Of Using Ex-CIA Agents As Corporate SpiesFederal prosecutors are investigating allegations that Uber deployed an espionage team to plunder trade secrets from its rivals.
Uber Buying Thousands Of Self-Driving Cars From VolvoVolvo Cars said Monday it will sell tens of thousands of self-driving cars to Uber, which is expanding to become an operator and owner of its own car fleet.
California May Limit Liability Of Self-Driving CarmakersCalifornia regulators are embracing a General Motors recommendation that would help makers of self-driving cars avoid paying for accidents and other trouble, raising concerns that the proposal will put an unfair burden on vehicle owners.
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.
Feds Update Self-Driving Car Safety GuidelinesThe Trump administration is updating safety guidelines for self-driving cars in an attempt to clear barriers for automakers and tech companies who want to get test vehicles on the road.
NTSB Investigators Fault Driver In Tesla Autopilot CrashAn inattentive driver using his Tesla Model S's semi-autonomous driving system and a truck driver who made a left-hand turn in front of the car are both to blame for a fatal crash last year, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
SF Ride-Hailing Company Lyft Forms New Unit To Develop Self-Driving CarsThe San Francisco-based ride-hailing service said it will invite automakers and tech companies to use it to haul passengers in their self-driving vehicles and gather data.
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.
Google Self-Driving Car Lawsuit Against Uber Referred To US AttorneyAllegations that Uber has been using self-driving car technology stolen from Google has been referred by a federal judge to the U.S. attorney's office for a potential criminal investigation.
Google, Fiat Chrysler Begin Offering Rides In Self-Driving CarsFiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving vehicles they are building under an expanding partnership.
San Jose Looks At Self-Driving Cars To Bring Passengers To AirportInstead of extending light rail to the airport, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said the city is considering a less costly option: installing a lane of traffic for autonomous vehicles only.