News and Articles About Self-Driving Cars
The early morning drive at an average speed of 55 mph marks what the company said was the first revenue generating load transported via autonomous truck.
No automaker, including Tesla, currently offers a fully self-driving car, although most major manufacturers and suppliers are working furiously on different technology suites to enable vehicles to drive themselves.
They raised a litany of concerns about California's proposal at a hearing in Sacramento on Wednesday.
The company said that its Model S and Model X electric cars are already being produced with the new hardware, which includes eight cameras, 12 updated sensors and radar with faster processing.
The search giant has been a leader in testing autonomous vehicles on public roads, prompting traditional carmakers to step up their self-driving plans.
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There's a proper time to sing, to sleep and to make small talk.
Manufacturers are racing to arm their vehicles with enough cameras, radars, sensors, and tech to properly outthink man.
The Google car was driving autonomously at the time of the crash, but was not at fault.
The government currently allows automakers to self-certify that vehicles comply with safety standards.
John Zimmer sees ridesharing as 'the ultimate subscription service.'
'No matter how you spin it, [Autopilot] is not designed for that. It is a driver assistance system and not a driverless system.'
What's surprising about riding in an autonomous car is how boring it can be.
The update will be available within a week or two through an 'over-the-air' software update.
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