Taxi aggregators like Lyft, Uber, Waymo etc that have combined ride sharing along with autonomous cars have come a long way. With all these services undergoing tests and evaluations over the past years, the companies are expected to launch their commercial self-driving taxi services formally from 2021. This shift is … Read the rest
With many automakers setting 2019 as their deadline to launch the perfect driverless/autonomous car – Uber has also joined the fray by claiming that it could also be ready to deploy cars without a driver as early as 2019. Eric Meyhofer, head of Uber’s Advanced Technology Group, told the Associated … Read the rest
With driverless cars and their sophisticated technology advancing day by day, companies haven’t held back either. Many companies have realized the boundless potential that is involved while working together. The industry has witnessed a lot of partnerships in the recent past and this has been the key factor for the … Read the rest
Ride Hailing Giant- Uber swung one of the largest deals for autonomous vehicles on Monday, ordering 24,000 vehicles from Volvo — a move that is expected to advance the case for self-driving cars on American streets.
Passengers can already hail a ride inside a driverless taxi in a small number … Read the rest
Uber’s next generation of self-driving cars could be on the road as early as the end of this year. The first version of these vehicles made their debut in Pittsburgh in 2016 and have been picking up passengers ever since. The second generation of its autonomous vehicles is being developed … Read the rest
In its quests towards developing self-driving vehicles, ride hailing company Uber has constructed a ‘fake city’ for the testing of its autonomous cars, which already runs in San Francisco. Dubbed ‘Almono‘, the facility is built on a 11,000 sq ft plot of land comprising a veritable smorgasbord of … Read the rest
Uber makes a great move by testing their autonomous vehicles on Toronto streets this Tuesday. Uber was approved by the Ministry of Transportations under their pilot program for testing autonomous vehicles. 2 self-driving Uber cars, made a roll on roads near the University of Toronto, though under the vigilance of … Read the rest
Loaded with 51,744 Budweiser beer cans, Otto, driver-less truck made a 132 mile long journey as part of its trial run. It has been recorded as one of the longest journey by a driver-less truck and is therefore awarded the Guinness World Record for the same.
Otto, founded by Anthony … Read the rest