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Category / Self Driving Cars

Ford is going all in on self reliant cars with new manufacturing unit

Ford hasn’t shied away from the prospect of robo-cars.  Back in 2017, Ford brought on autonomous vehicle startup Argo AI to develop a self-driving program with plans to provide a self-driving taxi service in several cities by 2021. It’s been testing in Miami, Washington, D.C., Detroit, and maybe soon in Austin. Its cars can be...CONTINUE READING

It seems like Waymo is ready to extend its self-driving taxi provider

Waymo One — the self-driving taxi service from Google’s autonomous car company — officially launched in December, but it hasn’t been available to many people. That could change. In a blog post Tuesday, the company announced a new 85,000-square-foot technical service center in Mesa, Arizona, just outside of Phoenix. The taxi service — available through...CONTINUE READING

Donald Trump is reportedly afraid of self-driving vehicles

If there’s one thing Donald Trump is good at it’s stoking the fear of the unknown. And he’s now extended that to being scared of driverless cars, according to a story from Axios. Jonathan Swan and Joann Muller walk us through several things Trump has apparently said about self-driving cars — and none of them...CONTINUE READING

Other folks nonetheless concern self-driving automobiles a 12 months after Uber deadly crash

Elaine Herzberg was walking her bicycle across a Tempe, Arizona street when a Volvo XC90 hit her, almost a year ago on March 18, 2018. She died at the hospital.  The car that hit her was an Uber, but this one was self-driving. The driver and sole occupant in the car was a “safety operator”...CONTINUE READING

Waymo begins promoting its LiDAR sensors to energy robots, safety programs, and extra

The small mound on the back of Waymo’s self-driving cars is for sale.  The Alphabet-owned autonomous car company is making its “homemade” LiDAR sensor, the Laser Bear Honeycomb, available to other companies.  In a blog post Wednesday, the company said it’s offering the light-measuring device to car companies, as well as firms in other industries...CONTINUE READING

Waymo tops new self-driving file whilst Apple brings up the rear

Apple’s self-driving car project isn’t doing so well. Last month more than 200 employees from the team were sent to other machine learning divisions. Then in a report this week, Apple came in dead last out of 62 companies permitted to test drive autonomous vehicles in California.  The California DMV put out its annual disengagement...CONTINUE READING

China will prevent at not anything to thieve data from Apple’s secret self-driving automotive venture

Few people outside of Apple really know what the end goal of its top secret “Project Titan” car development project is.  Is Apple building a Tesla killer? Just further developing CarPlay? Experimenting with autonomous driving technologies and sensors? One thing we do know: Chinese auto companies really want to steal any information from Project Titan....CONTINUE READING

AR presentations in self-driving vehicles may just if truth be told be cool

Swiss company WayRay is going full force into making AR fun in car displays. They even launched a neat AR Software Development Kit that people will be able to use to make applications for their displays. We’re hyped to see how things go! Read more…More about Mashable Video, Self Driving Cars, Augmented Reality, Ar, and...CONTINUE READING

Dream of Apple Automobile could also be useless as corporate dismisses 200 workers

If you’re still dreaming of owning a shiny, white Apple Car one day, we’ve got some bad news for you: Apple just dismissed 200 employees from its autonomous vehicle group, internally dubbed Project Titan, CNBC reported Thursday. An Apple spokesperson confirmed the news to CNBC, calling it a re-focus, with “some groups being moved to...CONTINUE READING

Waymo chooses snowy location for its manufacturing facility dedicated to self-driving automobiles

“Dashing through the snow in a Level 4 self-driving car…” That’s what Google autonomous car spinoff Waymo is humming today (probably) after announcing plans for a self-driving car factory in southeast Michigan.  The company said it’s building the “world’s first factory 100%-dedicated to the mass production” of Level 4 autonomous vehicles, which technically don’t require...CONTINUE READING
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