Driverless cars

Argo AI closes $2.6 billion deal with Volkswagen
automation

Argo AI closes $2.6 billion deal with Volkswagen

Self-driving startup expands its operations to Europe with headquarters located in Munich
2 Jun 2020
The slow road to driverless cars
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The slow road to driverless cars

We’ve been hearing about self-driving cars for years. But TRL is already testing them on London roads, building testbeds and trials to discover how pe…
18 Apr 2020
Uber car involved in fatal crash had software flaws
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Uber car involved in fatal crash had software flaws

However, US investigators still haven't determined the probable cause for the accident
6 Nov 2019
Why driverless cars don't belong on public roads (yet)
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Why driverless cars don't belong on public roads (yet)

Autonomous vehicles still can't account for human error
14 Nov 2017
Self-driving cars may allow for drunk motoring
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Self-driving cars may allow for drunk motoring

The rise of autonomous vehicles could significantly change future driving laws
6 Oct 2017
One large pizza, extra onions, hold the tech gimmicks
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One large pizza, extra onions, hold the tech gimmicks

Driverless pizza deliveries do nothing for customer service, argues Jane McCallion
29 Aug 2017
Google's Waymo company wants to make soft autonomous cars
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Google's Waymo company wants to make soft autonomous cars

A patent describes cars that soften before impact
14 Aug 2017
Where to find Britain's self-driving cars
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Where to find Britain's self-driving cars

Self-driving cars are already on British roads — you just need to head to the right places to find them
7 Aug 2017
Volkswagen and Delphi charge forward on driverless cars
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Volkswagen and Delphi charge forward on driverless cars

The companies have both invested in businesses that will enhance their autonomous car tech
7 Apr 2017
Oxbotica trials driverless shuttle in Greenwich
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Oxbotica trials driverless shuttle in Greenwich

'Harry' is one of a number of GATEway projects testing autonomous vehicles
5 Apr 2017
Budget 2017: Tech industry welcomes skills investment
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Budget 2017: Tech industry welcomes skills investment

But vendors believe broadband funding should go further
9 Mar 2017
Who will win the driverless cars race?
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Who will win the driverless cars race?

2 Feb 2017
Ford and Toyota release open source tools for in-car apps
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Ford and Toyota release open source tools for in-car apps

Carmakers turn to the open source community to "significantly increase consumer choice"
4 Jan 2017
Autumn Statement: Hammond outlines help for UK startups
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Autumn Statement: Hammond outlines help for UK startups

Chancellor announces 5G funding and cash for driverless cars
23 Nov 2016
Can AI and 3D printing help the UK succeed after Brexit?
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Can AI and 3D printing help the UK succeed after Brexit?

MPs: UK must look to tech to make the best of Brexit
16 Nov 2016
Nvidia teams up with TomTom
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Nvidia teams up with TomTom

The deal will combine TomTom’s HD map coverage with Nvidia’s Drive PX2 computing platform
28 Sep 2016
McLaren denies rumours of Apple buyout
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McLaren denies rumours of Apple buyout

The supercar manufacturer has rubbished claims that it is in talks with Apple over a potential investment
22 Sep 2016
Lyft founder: Self-driving cars will own the roads in 2021
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Lyft founder: Self-driving cars will own the roads in 2021

Autonomous cars will make up most of Lyft's vehicles within five years
19 Sep 2016
Ford to mass-produce driverless cars in 2021
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Ford to mass-produce driverless cars in 2021

Audi to make cars that talk to traffic lights too
17 Aug 2016
Tesla Autopilot takes driver to hospital
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Tesla Autopilot takes driver to hospital

Model X navigates 20-mile route after driver suffers pulmonary embolism
8 Aug 2016
Apple switches Project Titan focus from hardware to software
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Apple switches Project Titan focus from hardware to software

Apple hires BlackBerry software expert to fulfill driverless car dream
29 Jul 2016
Telsa Model S was speeding during fatal crash, says NTSB
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Telsa Model S was speeding during fatal crash, says NTSB

The car was going nine miles over the limit, according to Tesla's data
27 Jul 2016
Jaguar Land Rover to test semi-autonomous cars
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Jaguar Land Rover to test semi-autonomous cars

Car firm to amass test fleet of more than 100 vehicles over next four years
13 Jul 2016