Investors Pump $2.5 Billion Into Waymo To Develop Self-Driving Car TechnologyWaymo has secured $2.25 billion from a group of investors to help the company continue to develop its self-driving technology for its ride-hailing service and a recently launched trucking division.
Waymo's Self-Driving Car Service To Include 62,000 MinivansA self-driving car service that Google spinoff Waymo plans to launch later this year in Arizona will include up to 62,000 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans.
House Passes Bill To Speed Deployment Of Self-Driving Cars
Uber Threatens To Fire Key Exec In Self-Driving Car DisputeUber is threatening to fire a key executive accused of stealing self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off unless he waives his constitutional right against self-incrimination so the ride-hailing service can comply with a court order.
Judge Orders Uber Not To Use Technology Taken From WaymoA federal judge has ordered Uber not to use technology that a key executive downloaded before he left Waymo, the autonomous car company that was spun off from Google. But he refused to order a halt to Uber's self-driving program, as requested by Waymo.
Sacramento Lawmakers Apply For First-Ever Permit To Test Driverless CarsSacramento city leaders are speeding ahead with plans to make the streets a place for fully autonomous vehicle testing.
Google In Advanced Talks With Fiat Chrysler On Self-Driving Car ProjectFiat Chrysler and Google’s self-driving car project are in advanced talks to form a technical partnership.
World's First Self-Driving 18-Wheeler Truck Debuts In NevadaThere's been much talk about self-driving cars that could soon be coming to showrooms. Now, self-driving trucks could soon be rolling down the freeways.
Autonomous Car Ride From San Francisco To New York Hits A Few Road Bumps Along The WayMakers of the autonomous car said the 3,500 journey was 99% glitch-free. Now their engineers are working fix the pesky things that went wrong during 1% of the trek.
Look, No Hands! X-Country Road Trip In Self-Driving Car Takes Off From San FranciscoPeace and love, rock and roll – lots of cool stuff takes off from San Francisco. Now, what could be the coolest road trip ever traveled, will take off from The City, and it's leaving in a self-driving car.
16 Bizarre, Surprising, Or Creepy Google Projects From Bloodstream Robots, Military Dogs, Lunar Bases, And Even DeodorantFrom lightbulbs to your bloodstream, genomes to Terminator-type robots, Google is involved in every aspect of your life--and even in extending life--and possibly preserving your digital self forever.