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Intel buys Moovit app to boost its self-driving car business in an age of social distancing

The chip maker plans to combine Moovit with Mobileye, a self-driving car specialist that Intel bought for about USD 15 billion in 2017.

05 May 2020 3:20 PM

Autonomous cars unlikely to help in easing traffic jam

Driverless cars could lead to more traffic congestion: Study.

24 Oct 2019 9:23 AM

Virtual pedestrians pave way to safer roads for driverless cars

Automakers and technology companies are locked in a race to bring these vehicles into commercial use by 2022.

15 Mar 2019 9:50 AM

Renault-Nissan alliance, Google to partner on self-driving cars

Google’s self-driving car company Waymo will work with the carmakers and announce a plan for autonomous cars.

06 Feb 2019 11:28 AM

Zoox gets green signal to offer autonomous rides

Zoox has been testing their self-driving cars with employees and family members.

22 Dec 2018 10:37 AM


ByYTON's in-car experiences to be powered by Blackberry

BlackBerry will license its BlackBerry QNX technology to BYTON, including its QNX SDP 7.0 real-time OS and Hypervisor 2.0 software.

22 Jun 2018 9:13 PM

Waymo’s self-driving car service to include 62,000 minivans

Waymo plans to pick up people in cars that won’t have a human driver, making it the first one with a fleet of fully autonomous vehicles

01 Jun 2018 10:12 AM

Uber shuts Arizona self-driving program two months after fatal crash

The ride-hailing company aims to resume self-driving operations this summer.

24 May 2018 9:10 AM

Intel's Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8 million cars

The company's autonomous driving unit has signed this contract with European automaker with its self-driving tech.

18 May 2018 11:08 AM

Self-driving cars need human driver's backup, says US auto safety

Automakers and tech companies rely on human drivers to step in when necessary with self-driving technology.

04 Apr 2018 2:07 PM


GM ready to produce cars with no steering and pedals

GM’s Cruise AV is equipped with the automaker’s fourth-generation self-driving software and hardware.

13 Jan 2018 8:16 AM

CES 2018: Nissan intends you to involve your brain while driving, literally!

Nissan is looking to make autonomous driving more exciting with ‘brain control’.

09 Jan 2018 4:08 PM

New autonomous car tech can ‘gaze’ at the world like humans

AEye’s new technology can help improve autonomous cars prioritize obstacles like human eyes, making them more efficient.

14 Dec 2017 2:31 PM

Apple scientists disclose self-driving car research

The paper by Yin Zhou, Oncel Tuzel is significant because Apple’s secrecy around future products is seen as a drawback among AI researchers.

22 Nov 2017 7:19 PM

US wants to remove 'unnecessary' barriers to self-driving vehicles

The US National Highway Traffic-Safety Administration is looking for input on how it can remove regulatory roadblocks to self-driving cars.

29 Oct 2017 8:41 PM


Autonomous cars head for the big apple

GM, Cruise are applying to operate in NY under a new pilot program announced by New York Gov.

19 Oct 2017 11:42 AM

Autonomous cars with no human backup could hit the road next year

The companies also plan a similar test in North America and are scouting locations.

08 Jun 2017 10:36 AM

Apple's autonomous SUV caught testing

It seems that Apple wants to beat Google and others in the autonomous vehicle market.

23 May 2017 9:54 PM

Apple self-driving car testing plan gives clues to tech program

Apple joins a long list of carmakers, start-ups and technology rivals, including Alphabet's Waymo, that are testing cars on state roads.

22 Apr 2017 10:33 AM

Uber says to seek permit to restart self-driving pilot in California

Acquiring the proper permit would allow Uber to restart its self-driving pilot in San Francisco

03 Mar 2017 8:42 PM