Experts: Uber Autonomous System Should Have Seen Woman Before Fatal CrashTwo experts say video of a deadly crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle shows the sport utility vehicle's laser and radar sensors should have spotted a pedestrian, and computers should have braked to avoid the crash.
Tempe Police Release Video Of Fatal Crash Involving Self-Driving Uber CarPolice in Tempe on Wednesday released dashcam video from the self-driving Uber vehicle that was involved in the fatal collision with a pedestrian early Monday morning.
Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Operations After Fatal Arizona AccidentUber has halted all of its self-driving car testing operations after one of its autonomous cars hit and killed a pedestrian in Arizona early Monday.
Driverless Cars Attacked On San Francisco StreetsOne problem with self-driving cars is people. The DMV reports that two of the 6 accidents reported this year involving self-driving cars were attacks on the vehicles on San Francisco streets.
AI's Dirty Little Secret: It's Powered By PeoplePeople around the world are doing the digital equivalent of needlework —drawing boxes around cars in street photos, tagging images, and transcribing snatches of speech that computers can't quite make out.
Uber To Pay $245 Million To Settle Waymo’s Theft AllegationsUber is settling a lawsuit filed by Google's autonomous car unit alleging that the ride-hailing service riped off self-driving car technology.
Ex-Uber CEO Weaves Tale Of Google Betrayal In Legal BattleFormer Uber CEO Travis Kalanick was confronted Wednesday in court with old texts that suggested he was willing to go to any length to surpass a Google self-driving car project.
Former Uber CEO Kalanick Captivates Waymo Trial CourtroomFormer Uber CEO Travis Kalanick took the stand before an overflow crowd inside a San Francisco courtroom Tuesday, beginning his testimony on charges that the company he founded stole self-driving car technology.
Google Spinoff Waymo, Uber Trade Jabs In CourtLawyers for Google spin-off Waymo are depicting Uber as a conniving company that relied on stolen trade secrets to catch up in the race to build self-driving cars.
Ex-Googlers Create A Self-Driving Car To Deliver Your GroceriesTwo former Google engineers have built a car that's personalized for delivering your groceries, pizza or dry-cleaning.
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.