At least 4 U.S. state laws could prevent Uber, Google from operating self-driving vehicles

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A series of bills presented in a minimum of 4 U.S. states– Georgia, Maryland, Illinois and Tennessee– would limit the introduction of autonomous vehicle technology on public roads to automakers– that is, companies that make automobiles. As composed, the bills– modeled after the SAVE Act, Michigan’s pioneering self-driving automobile policies– would just allow a network […]

Uber: Otto hauls Budweiser across Colorado with self-driving truck

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In the first real-world financial use of autonomous trucking, some 45,000 cans of Budweiser beer got here late recently to a warehouse after traveling over 120 highway miles in a self-driving truck having no driver, executives from Uber and Anheuser-Busch told. Otto, the self-driving subsidiary of Uber, delivered a truckload of Budweiser from Fort Collins, […]

Uber Self-Driving car photo leaked

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It’s been just a few days because Uber announced that it’s bringing a fleet of (monitored) self-driving cars to Pittsburgh. However in true internet fashion, we’ve currently got our very first photos. Helen Rosner identified what looks like an Uber car on the roadway in Pittsburgh. The Uber logos along the side hint that it […]

Uber to deploy self-driving cars in Pittsburgh this month

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Uber co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick flew to Pittsburgh in 2014 to employ some world’s professionals in self-driving cars. The city is the home of Carnegie Mellon University’s robotics department, which has provided a lot of the greatest names in the newly hot field. Sebastian Thrun, the developer of Google’s self-driving car task, […]