Waymo brings self-driving taxi service in Arizona for paying consumers

Alphabet's Waymo self-driving car

Alphabet’s Waymo on Wednesday unveiled a major development in its expensive, decade-long quest for autonomous transportation: self-driving taxis that generate fares. With little fanfare, the company has started charging passengers to use its driverless vehicles in a approximately 100-mile (160 km) zone in four Phoenix suburbs – Chandler, Tempe, Mesa and Gilbert – where tested […]

Honda in official talks regarding self-driving cars with Alphabet’s Waymo

Waymo self driving car tests

Honda and Google’s parent business, Alphabet, are in official talks to develop self-driving automobiles, the Japanese automaker stated on Thursday, months after the US company signed a deal to utilize its technology in Fiat Chrysler minivans. The possibility of a deal between Honda and Alphabet’s self-driving unit Waymo, that was spun off from Google previously […]