Self-Driving Cars


Volvo's Self-Driving Cars Confused by Kangaroos in Australia

Volvo's self-driving cars use the ground as a reference point for distance, and the kangaroo's hopping makes it hard to determine how far away they are.

Apple May Build a Car, But No One Will Buy It

Based on Tim Cook's comments and the company's core competencies, autonomous ride-sharing tech could bring Apple success via robo-taxis.

Waymo Moves in on Uber Again With Self-Driving Truck Plans

The Alphabet-owned company is now looking to integrate its autonomous driving technology into a semi truck.
Elon Musk

Elon Musk Turned Down Uber's Self-Driving Partnership Offer

'Elon spent the rest of the call convincing me that it's too far out,' Travis Kalanick said.
Self-Driving Cars

Study: $5,000 Is the Self-Driving Car Sweet Spot

An academic study suggests people are willing to pay just around $5,000 more for fully autonomous cars than typical vehicles.

Korea Is Building a 'City' for Self-Driving Cars

K-City will have bus lanes, freeways and autonomous parking zones.
Self-Driving Cars

Our Rosy Outlook on Driverless Cars Needs a Reality Check

A utopian view of driverless cars eradicating traffic and accidents may miss the mark.

Amazon Exploring Autonomous Car Deliveries

The online retail giant has reportedly formed a team that's exploring how the company might be able to take advantage of driverless-vehicle technology.

Here's How People Really Feel About Flying Cars

What do you think about the car of the future?
Driverless Cars

Grand Theft Auto V Is Helping Teach Driverless Car AI

The game is a very rich and realistic simulation from which to learn to drive.
Self-Driving Cars

Connected Car Data Is the New Oil

In three years, automakers could make more money from connected vehicle data than car sales.
General Motors

GM's Autonomous Super Cruise Arrives This Fall

The feature, available first on the Cadillac CT6, will allow drivers to take their hands off the wheel and let the car steer itself on the highway.

Driverless Shuttle Buses Arrive in London

A three-week test is designed to get the public used to riding in autonomous buses, with an eye toward improving public transportation in the British capital.
Mercedes Benz

Mercedes and Bosch Team Up to Create Self-Driving Taxi System

This new alliance seeks to make a dent in the nascent industry.
Artificial Intelligence

The Future of Driving as Seen From the World Government Summit

Autonomous vehicles could be on our roads much sooner than many think.