As a part of its winter experimenting, Alphabet’s Self Driving Car Unit- Waymo is working on resolving a crucial blind spot for autonomous vehicles: snowy and icy conditions. Waymo on Thursday revealed that Michigan would be the sixth American State, where the unit will test its autonomous vehicles. The company … Read the rest
A future based development project in Toronto unveiled by Alphabet Inc.’s urban planning initiative includes a transportation system with on-demand autonomous vehicles, likely to be supplied by fellow Alphabet unit Waymo. The company on its behalf is committing $50 million to the project. The project dubbed as “Sidewalk Toronto”, … Read the rest
The autonomous revolution is on and with the race to rule the new frontier of Self Driving cars, Google is chalking out various strategies to be on the forefront. Google’s Self Driving project Waymo led by auto industry veteran John Krafcik has forged partnerships with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and … Read the rest
For sometime now, Waymo has been a certain project that didn’t get much attention. But after last week’s revelation from tech writer Adrian Madrigal of The Atlantic, it is clear that the project is back to making the buzz in the tech world.
Waymo was Google’s entry into the … Read the rest
When you’re working on a big a project its almost impossible at times to not let the cat out of the bag, but things are pretty different at Google’s Waymo center which had some interesting news over the last couple of weeks. The Atlantic‘s Alexis Madrigal, had some hot … Read the rest
Simple and constructive engineering is what Waymo is prioritizing on. Having learnt from the biggest innovator Steve Jobs, the importance of keeping it simple for the masses has triggered a new wave of approach towards the autonomous future.
Waymo’s vision is pretty simple and clear, Get your self-driving car to … Read the rest
To test its real endurance and susceptibility Google , brought its Autonomous Trucks out to the road, to give it a test ride. Waymo, Google’s autonomous vehicle division, confirmed that it’s developing self-driving long-haul trucks earlier this month. Now we know what they look like.
The truck itself appears to … Read the rest
Waymo has successfully managed to gain a hold on its self-driving car patent. So what is this patent all about and how is it going to help the autonomous world? Read On!
The patent aims to reduce surface rigidity of its vehicles. What it means is that, it is now … Read the rest
Ok, there are 3 parts to this story.
- AVIS Budget: One of the biggest Car Rental companies in the world with thousands of branches world wide.
- Google Waymo: Pioneer in developing Driver-less cars software and hardware. Been testing its technology on road for many years now & trying