NTSB: Safety Lacking Before Deadly Uber Self-Driving Car CrashThe chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board says Uber had an ineffective safety culture when one of its autonomous test vehicles ran down and killed a pedestrian last year
Drivers Say Tesla 'Smart Summon' Feature Not Road-ReadyAmid reports of crashes, near-misses and software glitches, there are growing calls for Tesla to put the brakes on a newly-unveiled self-driving feature that lets the car drive itself to pick up its operator.
World Safety Summit On Self Driving Car Tech Kicks Off At Levi's StadiumThe World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology kicked off at Levi's Stadium on Wednesday. The autonomous vehicle industry is learning the path to the future will be taken with baby steps.
San Jose State Engineering Students Build Self-Driving Vehicle on Shoestring BudgetA group of San Jose State University students just made history on their campus: building the college's first autonomous vehicle.
Amid Skepticism, Tesla Gears Up For Fully Self-Driving Cars In 2020Tesla expects to have full self-driving cars in which humans won't have to touch the steering wheel around the second quarter of next year.
Waymo Ramps Up Self-Driving Car Testing In South BayAlphabet's self-driving technology unit Waymo showed off some of its safety features to Bay Area law enforcement agencies Wednesday as the company expands its driverless car testing area in the South Bay.
VIDEO: Tesla Driver Appears To Be Asleep At The Wheel On LA Area FreewayA startling cell phone video appears to show a man snoozing while his car is on autopilot on a busy freeway.
Prosecutor: Uber Not Criminally Liable In Fatal Self-Driving Car CrashAn Arizona prosecutor has determined that San Francisco-based Uber is not criminally liable in a crash last year in which one of its self-driving SUVs fatally struck a pedestrian in suburban Phoenix.
Apple Cuts 200+ Employees From Autonomous Car 'Project Titan'Apple has cut over 200 employees from Project Titan, the company's autonomous car project, according to a report by CNBC that cited officials close to the project.
Bay Area Company Reimagines Auto Interiors For Autonomous VehiclesOne of the world's largest automotive part manufacturers says self-driving cars are fueling a design revolution that will dramatically alter how the inside of a vehicle looks and works in the future.
Google Self-Driving Spinoff Waymo To Put Factory In MichiganMountain View-based Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo said Tuesday it will bring a factory to Michigan.
Bay Area Startup Zoox Gets OK for Passenger Service in Self-Driving CarsThe Public Utilities Commission granted Zoox the first permit to ferry riders in autonomous vehicles but Zoox can't charge for the service and a backup driver must be in the car.
Waymo Shows Off Autonomous Vehicle Advances to Public in Mountain ViewWaymo, a self-driving car company based in Silicon Valley, showed off its technology in Mountain View Thursday during its last public meeting of the year.
Waymo Set To Test Fleet Of Self-Driving Cars In Peninsula CitiesMountain View-based Waymo is hosting a public meeting to discuss the next phase of testing of its self-driving-car technology.
Tesla Driver Accused Of DUI On Peninsula May Have Used 'Autopilot'Authorities are trying to determine if a Tesla driver who was arrested for alleged DUI in Palo Alto early Friday morning had used the vehicle's "Autopilot" feature to help him get to his destination.