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  1. Coronavirus
    Drivers who have been part of uber for years, have always heard how self driving cars were gonna take over by now. Let’s assume uber wet dream of self driving was a reality, how would that effected uber during this pandemic? Could they have survived with army of self driving cars? There are no...
  2. News
    The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching https://www.wsj.com/articles/self-driving-cars-have-a-problem-safer-human-driven-ones-11560571203?mod=hp_lead_pos5
  3. Toronto (Ontario)
    A large piece in Toronto Life Magazine on Uber's Canadian AI lab in MaRS Building. https://torontolife.com/tech/inside-ubers-self-driving-car-lab/
  4. Brisbane
    Time is ticking faster for those people who heckled the idea as "not in my lifetime". Drivers can be thankful of how the Australian govt has been going with any advancement in tech, so will buy a couple years once the rest of the world has evolved into the future. As per most other...
  5. Autonomous
    https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-internal-tesla-camera-to-help-it-compete-with-uber-and-lyft-2019-4
  6. Autonomous
    By Keith Naughton and Christoph Rauwald February 14, 2019, 5:56 PM ESTUpdated on February 15, 2019, 1:00 AM EST Ford Motor Co. and Volkswagen AG are progressing toward a potential agreement to join forces on self-driving cars and have overcome earlier obstacles, according to people familiar...
  7. Autonomous
    Boston-based self-driving startup Optimus Ride said on Thursday that it will provide rides in its golf cart-sized vehicles to tenants of a $1.4 billion mixed-use development project in Reston, Virginia, starting later this year. It will be a very modest deployment of the technology - three...
  8. Autonomous
  9. Autonomous
    Full: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/amp/ncna936801 Driverless cars will have a transformative impact on the future, shaking up certain industries and changing the way people live and work. They're also going to change the way people have sex, according to a new study. With the relative privacy...
  10. Technology
    Is a lift/elevator a self driving car? Discuss.
  11. Chicago
    Tesla 'obviously' plans to take on Uber and Lyft, says CEO Elon Musk This might get interesting.... https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/24/elon-musk-tesla-will-cpmpete-with-uber-and-lyft.html
  12. New York City
    https://www.yahoo.com/news/uber-passenger-drives-home-driver-drunk-2-110713054.html Apparently guy orders uber, driver shows up drunk and drowsy... passenger moves driver to passenger seat and drives himself home... Also the driver in the app did not match the driver that showed up... I...
  13. Boston
    https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/21/17718018/lyft-aptiv-self-driving-cars-las-vegas-5000-trips
  14. Autonomous
    "We want to transform our cities in the way that we live, breathe, and work with our families and communities that's really profound," he says, by way of explaining the company's name. (It's an abbreviation of zooxanthellae, the algae that helps fuel coral reef growth)...
  15. Autonomous
    No classroom. No degree. What could possibly go wrong? https://www.udacity.com/course/self-driving-car-engineer-nanodegree--nd013?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=ads&utm_campaign=3Q_FB_Acquisition_SDC_Facebook_Mobile_Feed&utm_term=3Q_FB_SelfDrivingCar_Interests&utm_content=BecomeSDCEngineer_Inside
  16. News
    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-uber-selfdriving-crash/uber-driver-was-streaming-hulu-show-just-before-self-driving-car-crash-police-report-idUSKBN1JI0LB SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Police in Tempe, Arizona said evidence showed the "safety" driver behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber was...
  17. News
    https://jalopnik.com/gm-dumped-500-million-into-lyft-but-its-not-really-wor-1826793919 Both General Motors and Lyft have ambitious goals to commercialize autonomous taxis in some way, but after teaming up more than two years ago, with the former investing $500 million in the latter, it seems...
  18. Autonomous
    https://arstechnica.com/cars/2018/05/uber-shuts-down-arizona-testing-after-march-self-driving-death/?amp=1 Uber is shutting down testing of self-driving cars in Arizona after one of its cars killed a pedestrian in a March crash. In an internal email, Uber executive Eric Meyhofer wrote that Uber...
  19. Canberra
    https://www.google.com.au/amp/s/amp.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/driverless-car-safety-being-tested-on-canberras-doorstep-20180331-h0y6s4.html Paragraphs 1, 9 and 10: Tests being conducted in Canberra on semi-autonomous cars will be used to help prevent safety problems with driverless...
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